a book or set of books giving information on many subjects or on many aspects of one subject and typically arranged alphabetically.
Encyclopedias are what people used to look up information in a time before Wikipedia existed. It must’ve been awful.
Dark Horse Comics’ latest breakout series Black Hammer has been pumping out mini-series after mini-series since the first issue’s release in July 2016. There’s the main series, Sherlock Frankenstein and the Legion of Evil, Doctor Star and the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows, Black Hammer: Age of Doom, The Quantum Age, Black Hammer ’45, and the upcoming Black Hammer / Justice League: Hammer of Justice!.
In an attempt to provide answers about the series, Dark Horse is set to release an encyclopedia for Black Hammer. Co-creator Jeff Lemire has partnered with Tate Brombal and artists David Rubín, Wilfredo Torres, Tyler Crook, and Christian Ward to complete the encyclopedia.
This special one-shot offers a guide to the world of Black Hammer, presenting detailed biographies of Black Hammer’s heroes, villains, and supporting characters.
The World of Black Hammer Encyclopedia! is set to release July 3.