The Umbrella Academy: Dallas Issues
Welcome to the apocalyptic climax of the award-winning, best-selling series _The Umbrella Academy: Dallas_. The chaos into which the members of the Umbrella Academy have been thrown in an effort towhat else?save the world becomes even more disordered! In the conclusion to the series' second arc, one of the team commits a bizarre murder, and the brothers and sisters reach their boiling points. Family tensions were high between the siblings when they were a united force, but now they've begun to turn on one another_ Winner of the 2008 Eisner Award for Best Limited Series and the 2008 Harvey Award for Best New Series for _Apocalypse Suite_ (the first arc of _The Umbrella Academy_), _Dallas_ continues the excellent teaming of Gerard Way, multiple-award-winning artist Gabriel B��, and colorist Dave Stewart.
In _The Umbrella Academy: Dallas_ #5, the S̩ance, Spaceboy, and the Kraken race through time to solve the mystery of Number Five's past, and find themselves thrown into the turmoil of war, assassination, and strange visitations into their own childhoods. This imaginative series nears the conclusion of its second story arc, _Dallas_, in which the history of the United States is radically rewritten, and not a thing is changed. _Apocalypse Suite_, the first arc of _The Umbrella Academy_, has won the following awards: 2008 Eisner Award for Best Limited Series! 2008 Eisner Award for Best Cover Artist! 2008 Harvey Award for Best New Series! 2008 Scream Award for Best Comic Book Artist!
In _The Umbrella Academy: Dallas_ #4, Number Five and the Rumor have accepted a terrible mission, and after enduring torture and a brush with nuclear Armageddon, the rest of the surviving Umbrella Academy have to put aside their infighting to try to find their brother and sister, racing through history to do so. The Eisner and Harvey Award-winning series kicks into high gear as Gerard Way and Gabriel B�� head into taboo territory in the surreal political thriller _Dallas_. 2008 Eisner Award winnerBest Limited Series, Best Colorist, and Best Cover Artist! 2008 Harvey Award winnerBest New Series! "Way, B��, Stewart, and Piekos have achieved something rare in comics."IndiePulp.com "Gerard Way is an innovative, vibrant new writer of comics who has created an exciting, original world. _The Umbrella Academy_ feels like serialized 1930s pulp fiction, even as it reads like sci-fi."PinkRaygun.com
Ready for the insanity of _The Umbrella Academy: Dallas_ #3? Didn't think so. As Clare Boothe Luce once said, "No good deed goes unpunished." And now, the S̩ance, ego bloated from having saved the world a few months ago, finds himself strapped in for a most unpleasant ride while the team runs in four different directionsbecause only four of the seven Umbrella brats are currently mobile_
In _The Umbrella Academy: Dallas_ #2, Spaceboy watches reality TV and Number Five lies low in a seedy motel. Meanwhile, a threat against the Umbrella Academy begins to rouse the team, who've been rather uninspired since the catastrophic events in 2007's best-selling _Apocalypse Suite_. Only one member of the team understands the danger that lies ahead; the massacre in Costello's Diner has raised some suspicions of what's happened, and what's to come. At the heart of this, the Umbrella Academy feels the loss of Pogo, the chimp that had held them together since childhood, and resorts to remedies that won't help, and, sadly, won't cure boredom. **2008 Eisner Award winnerBest Limited Series and Best Cover Artist!**
Gerard Way and Gabriel B�� return with a story as American as semiautomatic weapons: _The Umbrella Academy: Dallas_. The Umbrella Academy has saved the world, but the house they were raised in is destroyed. One member is bedridden, the side of her head held together with tape; and another has lost her voice, the source of her power. Now that they've fulfilled their destiny, does the Umbrella Academy have any future at all? _The Umbrella Academy_ returns for a second six-issue series_Dallas_, where we put the term "hero" to the test. The acclaimed series from Gerard Way and Gabriel B�� returns! 2008 Eisner Award winnerBest Limited Series!