En analyse og fortolkning af "Watchmen", med vægten lagt på Rorschach, Dr. Manhattan og The... I was recently re-watching the Watchmen movie, when on the opening credits I noticed that Alan Moore was not credited, but only Dave Gibbons, who Moore has subsequently stated that he wishes his name to be removed from all comic work that he does not own, including Watchmen and V for... Reportedly, Alan Moore's original plot for Watchmen only amounted to six issues of content, yet he had contracted to deliver twelve issues, and that's where the quite-effective idea of alternating "story" issues with "character" issues came to be.
Den ble opprinnelig publisert av DC Comics i 12 hefter fra 1986 til 1987 og ble senere gitt ut i samleutgave. Per dags dato er Watchmen den eneste tegneserien som har vunnet en Hugo-pris og er også den eneste... Magiker.