DC Comics Officially Announces The Watchmen Prequel, "Before Watchmen"
DC Comics announced what we have been hearing all along, a series of Watchmen prequel comics dubbed "Before Watchmen."
There will be seven interconnected issues featuring a back-up, "Curse of the Crimson Corsair," written by original series editor Len Wein and with art by original series colorist John Higgins.
Updated with cover images.
Here are the details via The Source:
This summer, DC Entertainment will publish all-new stories expanding on the acclaimed WATCHMEN universe. As highly anticipated as they are controversial, the seven inter-connected prequel mini-series will build on the foundation of the original WATCHMEN, the bestselling graphic novel of all time. BEFORE WATCHMEN will be the collective banner for all seven titles, from DC Comics.