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  • Published: 2 January 2018
  • ISBN: 9781506701981
  • Imprint: Dark Horse Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 152
  • RRP: $32.99

Black Hammer Volume 2 The Event



When a visitor from the outside world arrives on the Farm, looking for the Black Hammer and bringing news of Spiral City to its Golden Age heroes, everything changes. Her arrival stirs up old memories and awakens new hope in the marooned heroes and they make a new attempt to escape their strange prison.


   • Jeff Lemire's (Descender, All-New Hawkeye) most earth-shattering work yet!

   • Indomitably illustrated by Dean Ormston (Lucifer, 2000 AD) and Dave Stewart (Hellboy)

   • Dark Horse does the multiversal epic!

Collects Black Hammer issues #7-11, and issue #$13.

  • Published: 2 January 2018
  • ISBN: 9781506701981
  • Imprint: Dark Horse Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 152
  • RRP: $32.99

About the author

Jeff Lemire

Award-winning Canadian cartoonist Jeff Lemire is the creator of the acclaimed monthly comic book series SWEET TOOTH published by DC/Vertigo and the award winning graphic novel Essex County published by Top Shelf. Now one of DC Comics cornerstone writers, Jeff was prominent in the publisher's recent New 52 line-wide relaunch as the writer of GREEN ARROW, ANIMAL MAN and FRANKENSTEIN: AGENT OF S.H.A.D.E. He has also written the monthly adventures of SUPERBOY, THE ATOM, and JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK. In 2008 Jeff won the Schuster Award for Best Canadian Cartoonist and The Doug Wright Award for Best Emerging Talent. He also won the American Library Association's prestigious Alex Award, recognizing books for adults with specific teen appeal. He has also been nominated for 5 Eisner awards and 5 Harvey Awards. In 2010 Essex County was named as one of the five Essential Canadian Novels of the Decade. He currently lives and works in Toronto with his wife and son.

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