One of the most influential graphic novels of all time and a perennial bestseller, WATCHMEN has been studied on college campuses across the nation and is considered a gateway title, leading readers to other graphic novels such as V FOR VENDETTA, BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS and THE SANDMAN series.
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That’s the thing here None of these characters are Noble, likeable Felt more like a big Character study than epic Heroic saga Too long, dense and no one to root for. Add unsexy Blue pecker. C grade.Read Full Review of Watchmen | See more reviews from Dear Author
One of the reasons it's been proclaimed great by such disparate crowds as Time Magazine readers and comic book nerds alike is that it manages to spin so much depth into a medium that had been undervalued as a literary resource for so long. In other words, it surprised the hell out of everyone.Read Full Review of Watchmen
I’ve read Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ ground-breaking work “Watchmen” more times than I can count. There’s always been a lot of things about it that have stuck with me over the years – both good and bad.Read Full Review of Watchmen
I really, really dislike this book. So much so, that I’ve never managed to read all of it, despite numerous tries...The cynicism of the story, and, frankly, the cynicism of many of its fans, is just plain tiresome — not artful, not clever, not profound, just tiresome.Read Full Review of Watchmen
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Rated the book as 4 out of 5