Created in 1993, Vertigo comics is an imprint under DC Comics which publish stories with more graphic or adult content outside the restrictions of the Comics Code Authority. The idea for Vertigo Comics originally ran under DC editor Karen Berger was designed to allow an edgier, more creative freedom than the main DC imprint. Many of the Vertigo comics contain controversial subjects not allowed under the restrictive nature of the Comic Codes Authority like explicit violence, substance abuse, sexuality, nudity and profanity.

What sets Vertigo 1st appearances apart from other small imprints is the amount of exposure they have had in other mediums outside of comics. This has included the major films V for Vendetta, Stardust and the television series iZombie and Preacher just to name a few.

Many of the Vertigo series like Neil Gaiman's The Sandman, Y: The Last Man and Fables went on to win Eisner Award's, the comic industry equivalent of winning an Emmy. It is for all of these reasons that Vertigo 1st Appearances have remained in demand as you can see below....

Sandman 8 VF NM 1st Appearance of Death 1989 DC Comics Vertigo PWC
Sandman 8 VF NM 1st Appearance of Death 1989 DC Comics Vertigo PWC
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Preacher 42 CGC 98 NM MT Vertigo 1998 1st appearance Odin Quincannon TV show
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO NN 1st Appearance of PREACHER VF+ Or Better
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Sandman 4 1st Appearance of Lucifer Morningstar DC Vertigo 1989 FOX KEY
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Preacher 1 CGC 90 Vertigo 1st Appearance Jesse Custer Cassidy Saint of Killers
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Sandman Master of Dreams 1 DC Vertigo Comics 1st Appearance Morpheus Movie HTF
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Sandman 4 1st appearance Lucifer DC Vertigo 1989 Neil Gaiman Morningstar Fox TV
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DC Vertigo PREACHER 27 AMC TV SHOW 1st APPEARANCE of AMY GRINDERBINDER
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1 Key 1st Preacher Appearance MODERN AGE E
ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1 Key 1st Preacher Appearance MODERN AGE E
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1989 DC VERTIGO SANDMAN 1 MASTER OF DREAMS 1st APPEARANCE MORPHEUS KEYHKW15 91
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Kid Eternity 1 Vertigo DC 1993 1ST APPEARANCE JERRY SULLIVAN
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Preacher 13 1st Appearance of Herr Starr DC Vertigo AMC TV Show
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DC Vertigo 1995 Preacher 1 1st Appearance Jessie Tulip Saint Cassidy CGC 94
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DMZ 14 Vertigo 1st appearance Scalped G2
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Sandman 1 1st appearance Morpheus Neil Gaiman DC Vertigo High Grade VF NM
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Sandman 8 DC Vertigo 1st appearance of Death
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Green Arrow 22  1st Appearance New 52 Count Vertigo Werner Zytle  Very Fine
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Absolute Vertigo 1 Vertigo 1st Appearance Preacher Cgc 98
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Vertigo Gallery 1 Dreams Nightmares 1st Cameo Appearance Preacher nm bag board
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DC LUCIFER Vertigo FOX TV SHOW Lucifer  4 1st Appearance Elaine Belloc
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DMZ 1 NM  1ST APPEARANCE DMZ DC VERTIGO BRIAN WOOD
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Sandman 1 CGC 85 1st Appearance of Morpheus DC Vertigo Neil Gaiman
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SANDMAN 1 DC Vertigo CGC 85 WP 1ST APPEARANCE OF MORPHEUS WESLEY DODDS CAMEO
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1ST PREACHER APPEARANCE AMC TV SERIES VERTIGO COMICS
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO VF1st Appearance of PREACHER aka JESSE CUSTERWinter 95
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PREACHER 1ST APPEARANCE in ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1995
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Preacher 8 NM 1st Appearance Christina Custer DC Vertigo 1995 NEW UNREAD
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DOOM PATROL 19 1ST APPEARANCE CRAZY JANE GRANT MORRISON DC COMICS PRE VERTIGO
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Preacher 42 1998 C5686 DC Vertigo 1st Appearance of Odin Quincannon AMC Show
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Preacher 42 1998 C5685 DC Vertigo 1st Appearance of Odin Quincannon AMC Show
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Preacher 2 DC Vertigo 1995 CBCS 92 NM  1st appearance of Arseface not cgc
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SANDMAN 1 Comics 1st Appearance Of Dream Morpheus Neil Gaiman Vertigo Universe
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1ST PREACHER APPEARANCE
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Absolute Vertigo Winter 1995 CGC 94 NM White Pages 1st Preacher Appearance DC
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PREACHER 21 Vertigo DC AMC TV 1st All Father Appearance Print Near Mint to NM
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Worlds Finest 251 July 1978 1st appearance Count Vertigo Wonder Woman Batman
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1 1st Appearance of Preacher TV Show Comics Preview Horror
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CGC Graded Sandman 8 DC Vertigo 8 89 1st Appearance of Death 94 NM
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DC Vertigo Comics SANDMAN 1 1st appearance of Morpheus CGC Graded 96
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PREACHER 42 CGC 94 NM WP 1ST APPEARANCE ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO GARTH ENNIS
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1 Key 1st Preacher Appearance MODERN AGE a
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CGC 96 DMZ 1 DC VERTIGO COMICS 2006 1ST APPEARANCE MATTHEW ROTH ZEE
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PREACHER 42 1st APPEARANCE ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO AMC TV OPTIONED NM
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PREACHER 1995 42 MT NM+ 98 1st APPEARANCE ODIN QUINCANNON MEATMAN VERTIGO
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Sandman 1 DC Vertigo 1989 Neil Gaiman 1st Appearance of Morpheus CGC 96
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SANDMAN 1 NM NM 1989 1ST APPEARANCE MORPHEUS DREAM NEIL GAIMAN VERTIGO
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