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Watchmen the finest graphic novel of all time

Advantages: Beautifully written, attention to detail in story and art, a moving read of tremendous power
Disadvantages: people may be put off by the fact its a comic, don't be.

If you have never heard of Watchmen, prepare yourself for an introduction to a world of pure brain candy, you will go out and buy this and then personally thank me for bringing it to your attention. So it's a comic. Do not let this put you off. It is a ...

Raybid 25.06.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Watchmen DC Comics - Alan Moore

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The Watchmen: Did it live up to it's reputation?

Advantages: Rich, deep story and three dimensional, imperfect characters.
Disadvantages: Be prepared for a long read. Although you will definitely enjoy it.

With the critical acclaim that this graphic novel has attracted over the years, its reputation preceded it. So as I sat down to read it, my expectations were already sky high. Would it live up to its reputation? The first few pages were unassuming en ...

Radishimo 11.08.2006 · Read full review
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Just impressive, and still is

Advantages: All
Disadvantages: None

Who watches the watchmen? It's a phrase to think about. And it's the real motto of this limited series published years ago. Imagine yourself in the middle of a world, with only one being with superpowers, but a lot of people trying to be only a per ...

formuladriver 10.08.2008 · Read full review
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Watchmen

Advantages: Created by the greatest writer alive today
Disadvantages: You think this is the best it gets, then read other works by Alan Moore

...ABSOLUTELY OUTSTANDING! This is the comic series that I thought was the pinnical of Alan Moore's career... until the next thing he did, then the next, then the next. The man is a fully certified genius! Ahem* anyway Watchmen was originally published as a ...

gigglybobby 30.05.2008 · Read full review
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THE COMIC FOR THOSE WHO DON'T LIKE COMICS!

Advantages: Completely self contained world.
Disadvantages: There will never be a sequel!

Widely regarded as the definitive comic book for non comic fans 'Watchmen' tapped into the comic boom of the 1980's along with Art Spiegelman's 'Maus' and Frank Miller's 'The Dark Knight Returns'. Single handedly re-defined the genre by examining how the ...

kolinkelly 17.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Watchmen DC Comics - Alan Moore

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