Sandman (2013 mini-series) #1-6 [SET] — Volume 00: Overture (All Variant "B" Covers)

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Twenty-five years after THE SANDMAN first changed the landscape of modern comics, Neil Gaiman's legendary series is back!

From the birth of a Galaxy to the moment that Morpheus is captured, THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE features cameo appearances by fan-favorite characters such as the Corinthian, Merv Pumpkinhead and, of course, the Dream King's siblings:

Death, Desire, Despair, Delirium, Destruction and Destiny.

This serves as the Prequel to Neil Gaiman's Opus, The Sandman!

 

 

Collecting the six-issue mini-series, All Variant "B" covers. 

 

 

The Sandman: Overture (2013 mini-series) #1 (of 6) (Variant "B" Cover - Dave McKean)
By Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III.
"Chapter One"
THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE heralds New York Times best-selling writer Neil Gaiman's return to the art form that made him famous, ably abetted by artistic luminary JH Williams III, whose lush, widescreen images provide an epic scope to The Sandman's origin story. From the birth of a galaxy to the moment that Morpheus is captured, THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE will feature cameo appearances by fan-favorite characters such as The Corinthian, Merv Pumpkinhead and, of course, the Dream King's siblings: Death, Desire, Despair, Delirium, Destruction and Destiny. 'People have often asked me what happened to Morpheus to make it possible for him to be captured in THE SANDMAN #1,' Gaiman said. 'And now they get to find out. And finding out, they get to learn secrets of the Endless that I've kept to myself for 25 years. Family secrets. And I should warn you: one of the Endless dies on page five.' The first issue of this 6-issue, bimonthly miniseries features a stunning double-page interior foldout.
The Sandman: Overture (2013 mini-series) #2 (of 6) (Variant "B" Cover - Dave McKean)
By Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III.
"Chapter Two"
The Sandman's epic origin story continues in the second issue of the new miniseries by the superstar team of writer Neil Gaiman and artist J.H. Williams III! In which Daniel enters Mad Hettie's dream and Morpheus discovers why he has been summoned and what he has been summoned to do.
The Sandman: Overture (2013 mini-series) #3 (of 6) (Variant "B" Cover - Dave McKean)
By Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III.
"Chapter Three"
The armies of the night are gathering. The universe is beginning its final dance. Morpheus, far from home, walks the path of madness, accompanied only by himself.
The Sandman: Overture (2013 mini-series) #4 (of 6) (Variant "B" Cover - Dave McKean)
By Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III.
"Chapter Four"
In an asylum in the City of the Stars, Morpheus comes face to face with the creature at the center of the war that will destroy the universe. Time is running out...
The Sandman: Overture (2013 mini-series) #5 (of 6) (Variant "B" Cover - Dave McKean)
By Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III.
"Chapter Five"
The fate of the entire universe hangs in the balance when Dream finally gets his mother’s full attention. Magic, joy, war and heartbreak are brought to life on the pages with epic luminosity in the penultimate issue of THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE.
The Sandman: Overture (2013 mini-series) #6 (of 6) (Variant "B" Cover - Dave McKean)
By Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III.
"Chapter Six"
The final issue of the Eisner Award-nominated series is a sweep of science fictional beauty and madness. Featuring cameos by some of Morpheus’s favorite siblings, the grand finale of OVERTURE dovetails into the start of The Sandman’s first journey, providing new insight into THE SANDMAN VOL. 1: PRELUDES AND NOCTURNES.