[Exclusive] Vertigo Ressurrects ‘The Witching Hour’ Anthology

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Vertigo has been reviving classic anthologies over the past few years, and this Wednesday, October 2nd, sees the resurrection of “The Witching Hour”. The anthology celebrates the supernatural with nine new witch tales, written and illustrated by some of the biggest names in comics.

“The Witching Hour” anthology was originally published between 1969 and 1978, as hosted by the three witches, who would later become important characters in the Vertigo Universe in books like “The Sandman” and “House of Mystery”. Below, we’ve got an exclusive preview of “The Witching Hour” #1, courtesy of Vertigo Comics.

WRITTEN BY: Kelly Sue Deconnick, Lauren Beukes, Cliff Chiang, Matthew Sturges, Toby Litt, Annie Mok
ART BY: Mark Buckingham, Cliff Chiang, Shawn McManus, Emily Carroll, Steve Beach
COVER BY: Jenny Frison, Julian Totino Tedesco
PUBLISHER: Vertigo
PRICE: $7.99
RELEASE: October 2, 2013

The secret spell to controlling the universe is contained in this anthology! Also included are nine new supernatural tales by a coven of the best writers and artists VERTIGO could cram into 70 pages. Practice witchcraft with VERTIGO and destroy all men!