DC Comics, 9781401223373, 112pp.
Publication Date: June 29, 2010
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It is the most feared house in all of Gotham. It contains the worst that the city has to offer. It is the place where the Dark Knight's most dangerous and psychotic foes call home. Writer / artist Sam Kieth, the creator of THE MAXX, invites you to spend 24 hours in the most haunted house in the DC Universe, Arkham Asylum for the Criminally Insane in this original Batman graphic novel.
About the Author
Sam Kieth was born in 1963 started his professional career when he was seventeen. Later on he sold some work to DC Comics and Marvel, where he illustrated Wolverine. In 1987 Kieth drew the first five issues of Neil Gaiman's THE SANDMAN and went on to create his own comic series called THE MAXX, which was published by Image comics from 1993 until 1998. The success of the series spawned an award-winning cartoon on MTV, trading cards, a toy and even some statues. This work is currently in print as graphic novels from DC's WildStorm imprint. Keith's work includes also includes Wolverine/Hulk for Marvel Comics and BATMAN: SECRETS and SCRATCH for DC Comics. He has also created several other creator-owned properties that have been published by WildStorm including EPICURUS THE SAGE and ZERO GIRL.