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[=WildStorm=] is a comics imprint founded by Jim Lee in 1992, currently published by Creator/DCComics.

Originally an imprint of Creator/ImageComics featuring characters who appeared in the Image Universe, [=WildStorm=] was named for two of its flagship titles: ''ComicBook/WildCATs'' and ''ComicBook/{{Stormwatch}}''. During this time, it also introduced characters and concepts like ''ComicBook/Gen13'' and ComicBook/{{Midnighter}}.

[[UsefulNotes/TheGreatComicsCrashOf1996 After comic book sales started declining in the mid-90s]], Jim Lee sold [=WildStorm=] to DC Comics in 1998. The ''Shattered Image'' {{crisis crossover}} served as a {{cosmic retcon}} to separate [=WildStorm=]'s characters into their own universe.

[=WildStorm=]'s split from Image led to a golden age for the publisher, as several of their most iconic titles (such as ''ComicBook/TheAuthority'' and ''ComicBook/{{Planetary}}'') were launched during this period. Creators like Creator/AlanMoore (who had the Creator/AmericasBestComics imprint created just for him), Creator/WarrenEllis, and Creator/GailSimone also emerged as prominent creative figures throughout the era.

[=WildStorm=] was [[CanonImmigrant officially integrated]] into the DC multiverse as Earth-50 in ''ComicBook/FiftyTwo'', but waning market interest and declining sales led to its discontinuation in 2010. Many [=WildStorm=] characters and concepts (like Stormwatch, Grifter, and Midnighter) were imported into Franchise/{{the DCU}} as part of the ComicBook/New52, featuring prominently in their own titles as well as others.

Six years after its discontinuation, however, it was announced that DC Comics would be {{reboot}}ing the [=WildStorm=] imprint in 2017. Inspired by the critical success of [[Music/MyChemicalRomance Gerard Way]]'s Creator/YoungAnimal imprint, it brings back re-imagined favorites like Grifter, Jenny Sparks, and the ComicBook/WildCATs in a [[ContinuityReboot reset continuity]]. Creator/WarrenEllis, who led ''Stormwatch'''s transition into ''The Authority'', is overseeing the line, as well as writing its flagship title ''ComicBook/TheWildStorm''.

!! Notable comics published by Wildstorm include:

[[folder:Original [=WildStorm=] Universe]]
* ''ComicBook/TheAuthority''
* ''ComicBook/{{Backlash}}''
* ''The Establishment''
* ''ComicBook/Gen13'' and spinoffs (''Team 7'' and ''[=DV8=]'')
* ''ComicBook/TheIntimates''
* ''ComicBook/{{Midnighter}}''
* ''The Monarchy''
* ''ComicBook/{{Planetary}}''
* ''ComicBook/{{Sleeper}}''
* ''ComicBook/{{Stormwatch}}''
* ''ComicBook/StormwatchPHD''
* ''ComicBook/WelcomeToTranquility''
* ''ComicBook/WildCATs''

[[folder:Rebooted [=WildStorm=] Universe]]
* ''ComicBook/TheWildStorm''
* ''[[ComicBook/MichaelCray [=WildStorm=]: Michael Cray]]''
%%* ''Wild CATS''
%%* ''Zealot''

[[folder: Creator-Owned Titles]]
* ''ComicBook/{{Albion}}''
* ''ComicBook/TheAmericanWay''
* ''ComicBook/{{Arrowsmith}}''
* ''ComicBook/AstroCity''
* ''ComicBook/TheBoys'' (early issues only, dropped by [=WildStorm=] and taken over by Creator/DynamiteComics due to controversial content)
* ''ComicBook/{{Crimson}}''
* ''ComicBook/DesolationJones''
* ''ComicBook/ExMachina''
* ''ComicBook/GlobalFrequency''
* ''ComicBook/AGodSomewhere''
* ''ComicBook/TheMaxx''
* ''ComicBook/North40''
* ''ComicBook/{{Red}}''
* ''ComicBook/{{Steampunk}}''
* ''ComicBook/{{Wildsiderz}}''

[[folder:Licensed Comics]]
* ''Series/{{Farscape}}: War Torn''
* ''ComicBook/FreddyVsJasonVsAsh''
* ''VideoGame/ModernWarfare 2: Ghost''
* ''ComicBook/NewLineCinemasTalesOfHorror''
* ''VideoGame/NieR''
* ''ComicBook/RatchetAndClankComic''
* ''Franchise/{{Star Trek|ExpandedUniverse}}'' one-shots and mini-series
** ''Star Trek: Divided We Fall'' ([[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration TNG]]/[[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine DS9]] crossover)
** ''Series/StarTrekVoyager: [[VideoGame/StarTrekEliteForce Elite Force]]''
* ''ComicBook/WorldOfWarcraft''

[[folder:DC Comics Featuring [=WildStorm=] Characters]]
* ''ComicBook/{{Grifter}}''
* ''ComicBook/{{Stormwatch}}''
* ''Voodoo''
* ''Team Seven''
* ''ComicBook/TheNew52FuturesEnd''
* ''ComicBook/{{Midnighter}}''
* ''Midnighter and Apollo''