DC Comics Universe, DC Vertigo and The Sandman Universe #1 Spoilers follows.
What Is Going On In The Dreaming and Where Is Daniel Hall, The Dream, The Sandman?
First check out the six variant covers.
We open with Dreaming…
…and by meeting Lucien the librarian; then…
…the rest of the denizens of the Dreaming and key figures in the Sandman lore.
There is something amiss in the Dreaming.
Lucien tries to summon Daniel Hall, Dream of the Endless, via his sigil, his mask, to no avail. Lucien then calls for Matthew the raven.
Matthew arrives, cusses out the denizens, and heads off to see what is wrong with the Dreaming.
In his adventures, we see teases to the four new series to spin out of this one-shot: The Dreaming, House of Whispers, Books of Magic and Lucifer.
However, Matthew can’t find Dream, who has a new look and has left his responsibilities it seems as Dream of the Endless.
Matthew returns to Lucien…
…and the assembled…
…leading to Lucien confiding in Matthew that…
…the Sandman has quit.
Creator credits to end the book.
A fascinating read.
Tags: Books of Magic, DC Comics, DC Universe, DC Vertigo, House of Whispers, Lucifer, Sandman (Daniel Hall), The Dreaming, The Sandman Universe