feature requests

Children's Crusade, The (Comic Book Industry Events and Awards)

Report Menu | Comic Events & Awards List

Children's Crusade, The

The Children's Crusade was an event under DC's Vertigo imprint, in which children and the children of flagship characters such as Animal Man, Black Orchid appeared in their own stories, where they had normally not been primary characters. It ran in most of the Annuals published in 1993. The plot revolved around the two dead boy-detectives, Charles Rowland and Edwin Paine, who go on a search for a group of missing children who have apparently been taken to a land called Free Country, where the childlike denizens - having been abused, unwanted, and endangered - have decided to help 'rescue' other children.



Books: 6
Cover Price: $23.70
Current Value: $24.00

Series Publisher Book
     The Children's Crusade (1993 - 1994) Vertigo Issue # 1
     Black Orchid (1993-1995) Vertigo Annual # 1
     Swamp Thing (1986-1996, 2015) DC Comics Annual # 7
     Doom Patrol (1987-1994) DC Comics Annual # 2
     Arcana (1994) Vertigo Annual # 1
     The Children's Crusade (1993 - 1994) Vertigo Issue # 2

World Community Grid Logo
ComicBookRealm.com: 42 years, 332 days, 3 hours of Run Time

Help projects like: Smash Childhood Cancer, OpenZika, Help Stop TB, FightAIDS@Home - Phase 2, Outsmart Ebola Together, Mapping Cancer Markers, FightAIDS@Home

Join World Community Grid today!

CBR App on Android
Newest Covers
  • KaBOOM!'s Adventure Time Issue # 71b
  • Lion Forge Comics's Catalyst Prime: Noble Issue # 3
  • Image Comics's Throwaways Issue # 10
  • Marvel Comics's X-Men Classic: Omnibus Hard Cover # 1
Cool Statues