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 42 1st APPEARANCE ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO AMC TV OPTIONED NM
PREACHER 42 1st APPEARANCE ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO AMC TV OPTIONED NM
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The Invisibles 1 Sep 1994 DC 1st Appearance DC Vertigo VF Condition
The Invisibles 1 Sep 1994 DC 1st Appearance DC Vertigo VF Condition
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Sandman 22 DC Vertigo Comics 1991 1st Appearance of Daniel
Sandman 22 DC Vertigo Comics 1991 1st Appearance of Daniel
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1995 Grade 80 key issue 1st PREACHER appearance
ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1995 Grade 80 key issue 1st PREACHER appearance
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1989 DC VERTIGO SANDMAN 1 MASTER OF DREAMS 1st APPEARANCE MORPHEUS KEY
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PREACHER 13 CGC 92 NM 1ST APPEARANCE HERR STARR GARTH ENNIS VERTIGO
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Sandman 8 First Appearance of Death 1st Printing Neil Gaiman Vertigo DC 1989
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SANDMAN 8 CGC 96 1st APPEARANCE OF DEATH DC VERTIGO 1989 NEIL GAIMAN KEY BOOK
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DC VERTIGO LOSERS 1 8 10 2003 VERTIGO PREVIEW 1st APPEARANCE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
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Sandman 8 VF NM 1st Appearance of Death 1989 DC Comics Vertigo PWC
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VF Sandman 69 1st Appearance Daniel Hall Dream Vertigo 1995 Dark Nights Metal
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Preacher 1 CGC 90 Vertigo 1st Appearance Jesse Custer Cassidy Saint of Killers
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DC Comics Vertigo Preacher 2 1995 1st App Appearance Arseface First Print
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO NN 1st Appearance of PREACHER VF+ Or Better
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO PGX 94 NM not CGC 1st Appearance of Preacher
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Worlds Finest 251 1st Appearance Count Vertigo 1978 DC Comics Superman
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Preacher 42 CGC 98 NM MT Vertigo 1998 1st appearance Odin Quincannon TV show
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Sandman 4 1st Appearance of Lucifer Morningstar DC Vertigo 1989 FOX KEY
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100 bullets 1 CGC 94 1999 DC Vertigo 1st Appearance Of Agent Graves Dizzy Cord
100 bullets 1 CGC 94 1999 DC Vertigo 1st Appearance Of Agent Graves Dizzy Cord
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Sandman 69 1st Appearance Daniel Hall Dream Vertigo 1995 Dark Nights Metal
Sandman 69 1st Appearance Daniel Hall Dream Vertigo 1995 Dark Nights Metal
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PREACHER 42 Vertigo DC Comics 1st Appearance Odin Quincannon VF NM
PREACHER 42 Vertigo DC Comics 1st Appearance Odin Quincannon VF NM
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1989 DC VERTIGO SANDMAN 1 MASTER OF DREAMS 1st APPEARANCE MORPHEUS KEY
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Preacher 2 1st Appearance of Arseface VF Garth Ennis DC Vertigo Comics AMC TV
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Preacher 13 1st Appearance of Herr Starr VF Garth Ennis DC Vertigo AMC TV
Preacher 13 1st Appearance of Herr Starr VF Garth Ennis DC Vertigo AMC TV
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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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John Constantine Hellblazer 3 4 5 6 comics lot dc vertigo 1st appearance zed
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Sandman 8 1st Appearance of Death CGC 90 1989 DC Vertigo Comics
Sandman 8 1st Appearance of Death CGC 90 1989 DC Vertigo Comics
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VF Sandman 69 1st Appearance Daniel Hall Dream Vertigo VF F condition
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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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SANDMAN 22 DC VERTIGO COMICS 1 1991 1ST APPEARANCE OF DANIEL UNPRESSED
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Sandman 8 DC Vertigo 1st appearance of Death
Sandman 8 DC Vertigo 1st appearance of Death
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PREACHER 1ST APPEARANCE in ABSOLUTE VERTIGO 1995 Free Ship
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Vertigo Gallery 1 Dreams Nightmares 1st Cameo Appearance Preacher nm bag board
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DC LUCIFER Vertigo FOX TV SHOW Lucifer  4 1st Appearance Elaine Belloc
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Sandman 1 CGC 85 1st Appearance of Morpheus DC Vertigo Neil Gaiman
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 1 1st Appearance of Preacher FN Condition
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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
Preacher 13 1st Appearance of Herr Starr and the Hunters DC Vertigo 92 NM
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ABSOLUTE VERTIGO VF1st Appearance of PREACHER aka JESSE CUSTERWinter 95
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PREACHER  421998 GARTH ENNIS 1ST Appearance of ODIN QUINCANNON DC VERTIGO
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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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Preacher 42 1998 C5685 DC Vertigo 1st Appearance of Odin Quincannon AMC Show
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HOUSE OF MYSTERY HALLOWEEN ANNUAL 1 1ST Appearance I Zombie TV SHOW Vertigo NM
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Absolute Vertigo 1 FN 1st appearance of garth ennis preacher predates 1
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Preacher 2 DC Vertigo 1995 CBCS 92 NM  1st appearance of Arseface not cgc
Preacher 2 DC Vertigo 1995 CBCS 92 NM 1st appearance of Arseface not cgc
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