Created in 1993, Vertigo comics is an imprint under DC Comics which publish stories with more graphic or adult content outside the restrictions of the Comics Code Authority. The idea for Vertigo Comics originally ran under DC editor Karen Berger was designed to allow an edgier, more creative freedom than the main DC imprint. Many of the Vertigo comics contain controversial subjects not allowed under the restrictive nature of the Comic Codes Authority like explicit violence, substance abuse, sexuality, nudity and profanity.

What sets Vertigo 1st appearances apart from other small imprints is the amount of exposure they have had in other mediums outside of comics. This has included the major films V for Vendetta, Stardust and the television series iZombie and Preacher just to name a few.

Many of the Vertigo series like Neil Gaiman's The Sandman, Y: The Last Man and Fables went on to win Eisner Award's, the comic industry equivalent of winning an Emmy. It is for all of these reasons that Vertigo 1st Appearances have remained in demand as you can see below....

PREACHER 1 GRADED 94 DC VERTIGO Comics 4 95 1st appearance of Jesse Custer
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Worlds Finest 251 1st Appearance Count Vertigo 1978 DC Comics Superman
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Sandman 4 1st Appearance of Lucifer Morningstar DC Vertigo 1989 FOX KEY
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SANDMAN 8 NM 1989 1ST APPEARANCE DEATH OF THE ENDLESS NEIL GAIMAN VERTIGO
SANDMAN 8 NM 1989 1ST APPEARANCE DEATH OF THE ENDLESS NEIL GAIMAN VERTIGO
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DC COMICS Absolute Vertigo Winter 1995 1st APPEARANCE Preacher
DC COMICS Absolute Vertigo Winter 1995 1st APPEARANCE Preacher
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Sandman 4 1st appearance Lucifer DC Vertigo 1989 Neil Gaiman Morningstar Fox TV
Sandman 4 1st appearance Lucifer DC Vertigo 1989 Neil Gaiman Morningstar Fox TV
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DC Vertigo PREACHER 27 AMC TV SHOW 1st APPEARANCE of AMY GRINDERBINDER
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Kid Eternity 1 Vertigo DC 1993 1ST APPEARANCE JERRY SULLIVAN
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Preacher 13 1st Appearance of Herr Starr DC Vertigo AMC TV Show
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PREACHER 1 1st appearance White Pgs CBCS 96 NM+ DC Vertigo 1995 Garth Ennis
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PREACHER 42 1st APPEARANCE ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO AMC TV OPTIONED NM
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SANDMAN 22 DC VERTIGO COMICS 1 1991 1ST APPEARANCE OF DANIEL UNPRESSED
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Sandman 8 DC Vertigo 1st appearance of Death
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Vertigo Gallery 1 Dreams Nightmares 1st Cameo Appearance Preacher nm bag board
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PREACHER 1ST APPEARANCE in ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1995 Free Ship
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DC LUCIFER Vertigo FOX TV SHOW Lucifer  4 1st Appearance Elaine Belloc
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Sandman 22 1st Daniel Hall Appearance KEY Issue Neil Gaiman DC Pre Ve
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SANDMAN 1 VF NM 1989 1ST APPEARANCE MORPHEUS DREAM NEIL GAIMAN VERTIGO
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Preacher 1 CGC 90 Vertigo 1st Appearance Jesse Custer Cassidy Saint of Killers
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DMZ 1 NM  1ST APPEARANCE DMZ DC VERTIGO BRIAN WOOD
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iZombie 1 Mike Allred Cover A 1st First Print Appearance DC Vertigo TV show CW
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Sandman 1 CGC 85 1st Appearance of Morpheus DC Vertigo Neil Gaiman
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SANDMAN 1 DC Vertigo CGC 85 WP 1ST APPEARANCE OF MORPHEUS WESLEY DODDS CAMEO
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1ST PREACHER APPEARANCE AMC TV SERIES VERTIGO COMICS
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Preacher 13 1st Appearance of Herr Starr and the Hunters DC Vertigo 92 NM
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PREACHER  421998 GARTH ENNIS 1ST Appearance of ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO VF1st Appearance of PREACHER aka JESSE CUSTERWinter 95
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Absolute Vertigo  1st appearance of Preacher 85 Winter 1995 DC
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Green Arrow 22  1st Appearance New 52 Count Vertigo Werner Zytle  Very Fine
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Preacher 42 1998 C5686 DC Vertigo 1st Appearance of Odin Quincannon AMC Show
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VF Sandman 69 1st Appearance Daniel Hall Dream Vertigo 1995 Dark Nights Metal
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HOUSE OF MYSTERY HALLOWEEN ANNUAL 1 1ST Appearance I Zombie TV SHOW Vertigo NM
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SANDMAN 1 Comics 1st Appearance Of Dream Morpheus Neil Gaiman Vertigo Universe
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HELLBLAZER 3  4 VF 1988 DC Vertigo 1st full appearance of Zed
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1989 DC VERTIGO SANDMAN 1 MASTER OF DREAMS 1st APPEARANCE MORPHEUS KEY UNREAD
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Absolute Vertigo Winter 1995 CGC 94 NM White Pages 1st Preacher Appearance DC
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Worlds Finest 251 July 1978 1st appearance Count Vertigo Wonder Woman Batman
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Absolute Vertigo FNVF Winter 1995 1st Appearance Preacher HOT TV Series DC Comic
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1 1st Appearance of Preacher TV Show Comics Preview Horror
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CBCS 96 PREACHER 8 DC VERTIGO 1995 COMIC 1st Appearance of Jody TC and Gra
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CGC Graded Sandman 8 DC Vertigo 8 89 1st Appearance of Death 94 NM
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PREACHER 42 CGC 94 NM WP 1ST APPEARANCE ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO GARTH ENNIS
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Preacher 13 1st Appearance Of Herr Starr DC Vertigo Ennis AMC
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SANDMAN 8 CGC 92 1st APPEARANCE OF DEATH DC VERTIGO 1989 NEIL GAIMAN STORY
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Preacher 1 CGC 98 White Pages 1st Appearance Jesse Custer DC Vertigo 1995
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Sandman 69 1st Appearance Daniel Hall Dream Vertigo 1995 Dark Nights Metal
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DC Vertigo 1989 Sandman 1 CGC 80 1st appearance of Morpheus
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