Favorite Alan Moore story

#1 Posted by sabracadabra (511 posts) - - Show Bio

Alan Moore has written may great stories over the years. Which one is your favorite? It can be either a short story or one of his novels. For me, it would be the Killing Joke. Watchmen would be close second though.

#2 Posted by turoksonofstone (13199 posts) - - Show Bio

Watchmen. Or that Superman one where Krypto rips out Kryptonite mans throat.

#3 Edited by JediXMan (29296 posts) - - Show Bio

V for Vendetta.

#4 Edited by SirMethos (1308 posts) - - Show Bio

Voice of the Fire.

#5 Edited by sinestro_GL (3030 posts) - - Show Bio

WATCHMEN!

'For the Man Who Has Everything' in Second Place

#6 Posted by Billy Batson (57707 posts) - - Show Bio

Swamp Thing or Miracleman.

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#7 Posted by SithLantern93 (1988 posts) - - Show Bio

The entire ''American Gothic'' storyline.

#8 Posted by FadeToBlackBolt (23334 posts) - - Show Bio

V For Vendetta.

With Constantine being his greatest creation.

#9 Posted by mrOWMG (78 posts) - - Show Bio

Watchmen,but im reading From Hell at the moment so maybe that'll change

#10 Edited by russellmania77 (14423 posts) - - Show Bio

watchmen!

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#11 Posted by cyberninja (10413 posts) - - Show Bio

Promethea

#12 Posted by YourNeighborhoodComicGeek (19892 posts) - - Show Bio

Personally liked Watchmen the most. Its the most obvious and mainstream choice, but that's just me. Killing Joke would be my second favorite.

#13 Posted by kuonphobos (4775 posts) - - Show Bio

Neonomicon

Although LoEG and From Hell are extremely close!

#14 Edited by ssejllenrad (12847 posts) - - Show Bio

That story where he wrote a story for DC but then he left DC then some years later, DC ripped off the idea and made a whole goddamn event out of it. Nyahahahahaha!

#15 Posted by Veshark (9057 posts) - - Show Bio

Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow? Classic tale, gets me every time.

Followed closely by Saga of Swamp Thing.

#16 Posted by krilling (2488 posts) - - Show Bio

V for Vendetta.

#17 Posted by guttridgeb (4831 posts) - - Show Bio

For The Man Who Has Everything

#18 Edited by broo1232 (1520 posts) - - Show Bio

Swamp Thing all the way! (best run ever!)

#19 Posted by TDK_1997 (14451 posts) - - Show Bio

The Killing Joke or Watchmen.

#20 Posted by johnkmccubbin91 (3486 posts) - - Show Bio

The Killing Joke followed by Watchmen as Killing Joke was just so great a read, and easily my favourite Batman story as well as overall favourite, and Watchmen is just so brilliant, and unique.

#21 Posted by radnorrin (7 posts) - - Show Bio

I really love the first collected volume of Swamp Thing. It's a great hero-villain face-off story. Swamp Thing wins with a philosophical argument as opposed to force!

#22 Posted by RulerOfThisUniverse (5959 posts) - - Show Bio

Killing Joke. I also really liked Swamp Thing and Watchmen.

#23 Edited by DoctorThomasElliot (257 posts) - - Show Bio

Even though he can be really insane in his rants, I have to say it's hard to choose just one because they're all great. If had to single one story out it wold be For the Man who has Everything or Whatever happened to the man of tomorrow followed closely by the Killing Joke. Watchmen is also great. . I may be the minority on this one but I never really thought League of Extraordinary Gentleman was THAT good.

#24 Posted by silent_bomber (1499 posts) - - Show Bio

The Ballad of Halo Jones is my favourite at the moment.

I mainly like it because I think it has more heart than many of his other stories.

#25 Posted by Cap10nate (2122 posts) - - Show Bio
  1. Saga of the Swamp Thing from his first issue (19 or 20?) through the seige on Gotham would be my favorite. I'm not a big fan of the space stories.
  2. Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow
  3. Watchmen
  4. For the Man Who has everything

Don't really love the Killing Joke or V for Vendetta. Still haven't read League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Promethea, or From Hell yet.

#26 Posted by PeppeyHare (4310 posts) - - Show Bio

Watchmen

For the man who has everything

Killing Joke

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