The D. Oswald Heist wiki last edited by Fhiz on 12/18/13 06:20AM View full history

Current Events

Most recently, Prince Robot IV has traveled to Quietus to see Heist and question him about A Night Time Smoke and its supposedly radical message. Upstairs in Heist's lighthouse, Alana and Marko are hiding with their family and Izabel.

Origin

D. Oswald Heist is a member of the Cyclopean race and a famous novelist from Quietus, where he still lives in a lighthouse in the middle of nowhere. Heist had a son, Parone, who volunteered to fight for Landfall but later committed suicide when returning from the war.

Heist is most popular for his book In Lieu of Flowers, but also wrote the novel A Night Time Smoke, a favorite book of Alana's. Prince Robot IV believes it contains hidden messages and is a "thinly veiled treatise on radical pacifism" that inspired Alana and Marko's criminal activities, Heist just wrote it for the money and says it is a "piece of shit" that is long out of print.

Creation

D. Oswald Heist was created by Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples , his first appearance was in Image Comic's Saga #12, however his book A Night Time Smoke was first mentioned in issue #2 and its cover seen in issue #3.

This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.