Irredeemable, Volume 1 (Paperback)

By Mark Waid, Peter Krause (Illustrator), Grant Morrison (Afterword by)

Boom Town, 9781934506905, 128pp.

Publication Date: October 6, 2009



Legendary comic writer Mark Waid (KINGDOM COME) takes superhero comics to the next level asking the question, "What if the world's greatest superhero decided to become the world's greatest super-villain?"

First volume at special introductory price of $9.99 ala DC's FABLES and IMAGE's WALKING DEAD.

A comic book industry event: a new original ongoing superhero series from Mark Waid IRREDEEMABLE dares to ask the question: what if the world's greatest hero decided to become the world's greatest villain? A "twilight of the superheroes"- style story that examines super-villains from the writer of KINGDOM COME and EMPIRE.

Praise For Irredeemable, Volume 1

"...a must read..."
-- The Express-Times

"Irredeemable most definitely stands out as something new. I highly recommend picking it up."
-- Ain't It Cool News

"...Waid, whose past work has always been able to find the emotional core in heroes that both attracts us to them and sometimes makes us uncomfortable, has been doing some of his best work in Irredeemable."
-- Comics Alliance

"It's a fantastic ride that shouldn't be missed out on. Looking for heroes who stand tall and act mighty beyond the mortal reach? You'll find them here, but boy are they flawed."
-- Comic Addiction

"Not just another dismantling of the mythology, Irredeemable is a masterful tale of the fall of a great hero..."
-- Project Fanboy

"Make sure you pick this up. Irredeemable is unrelenting in its flow, its shocks, its power and its pure brilliance."
-- 32 Pages

"Mark Waid's Irredeemable continues to be one of the most explosive maxi-series of the modern's everything ultimately classic about superheroes rolled up and served in an enticing new skin."
-- Multiversity Comics