The world of independent comics has exploded in popularity in recent years, with a wealth of talented creators producing innovative and engaging work outside of the mainstream publishing industry. In this article, we will explore some of the most collected indie comic books of the past decade.
Saga – Written by Brian K. Vaughan and illustrated by Fiona Staples, Saga is a sci-fi/fantasy epic that has become one of the most popular indie comic book series of all time. The series has won multiple Eisner and Hugo awards and has been collected in several graphic novel editions.
The Walking Dead – Written by Robert Kirkman and illustrated by Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard, The Walking Dead is a post-apocalyptic horror series that has become a cultural phenomenon. The series has been collected in multiple trade paperback and hardcover editions, and has also been adapted into a highly successful television series.
East of West – Written by Jonathan Hickman and illustrated by Nick Dragotta, East of West is a dystopian sci-fi series set in a future America that has been torn apart by war and political upheaval. The series has been collected in several deluxe hardcover editions.
Monstress – Written by Marjorie Liu and illustrated by Sana Takeda, Monstress is a dark fantasy series set in a world of magic and monsters. The series has won multiple Eisner awards and has been collected in several graphic novel editions.
Black Hammer – Written by Jeff Lemire and illustrated by Dean Ormston, Black Hammer is a superhero series that explores the lives of a group of heroes who have become trapped in a mysterious alternate dimension. The series has been collected in several trade paperback and hardcover editions.
These are just a few examples of some of the most collected indie comic books of the past decade. Whether you’re a fan of sci-fi, horror, or fantasy, there is sure to be an indie comic book series out there that will capture your imagination and become a treasured addition to your collection.