Wizard names Absolute DC: The New Frontier top graphic novel.

Wizard #212, released in comic shops on Wednesday, April 29 — names the top 100 Top Graphic Novels and Trade Paperbacks, as selected by Wizard’s staff writers.

Coming in at #1 is the multiple award-winning DC: THE NEW FRONTIER – THE ABSOLUTE EDITION by Darwyn Cooke with colours by Dave Stewart and lettering by Jared K. Fletcher.

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DC: The New Frontier is an Eisner, Harvey, and Shuster Award-winning six-issue comic book limited series written and drawn by Darwyn Cooke, published by DC Comics in 2003-2004. It was  collected into two trade paperback volumes from 2004-2005 and then as an oversized hardcover Absolute Edition in 2006. The story was adapted as an animated movie titled Justice League: The New Frontier, released on February 26, 2008. The Absolute Edition, now back in print, includes unreleased pages, character sketches, promotional art and introductions by Cooke and DC’s editorial staff.