The Underwater Welder #1

    The Underwater Welder » The Underwater Welder #1 - GN released by Top Shelf on July 2012.

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    The all-new literary masterpiece from the creator of Essex County is finally here! As an underwater welder on an oilrig off the coast of Nova Scotia, Jack Joseph is used to the immense pressures of deep-sea work. Nothing, however, could prepare him for the pressures of impending fatherhood. As Jack dives deeper and deeper, he seems to pull further and further away from his young wife, and their unborn son. But then, something happens deep on the ocean floor: Jack has a strange and mind-bending encounter that will change the course of his life forever.

    Also has an introduction by Damon Lindeloff.

    A black, grey and white-comic.



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    Jeff Lemire is a master storyteller. I’m just going to get that out there right from the beginning. His runs on ANIMAL MAN and JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK have been (deservedly so) showered with praise. And while he is currently one of the fastest rising stars over at DC, it’s his creator-owned work that really makes him shine. His post-apocalyptic tale SWEET TOOTH at Vertigo is heartwarming yet terrifying. His graphic novel trilogy ESSEX COUNTY is perhaps the best piece of slice of life storytelling th...

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