Comic Book Series
House of Mystery 1

Cover to House of Mystery #1

House of Mystery is published by DC Comics under the Vertigo imprint. Current price per issue is $2.99.

Publication Dates[]

Last Issue[]

House of Mystery #41: 07 Sep 2011

Current Issue[]

House of Mystery #42: 05 Oct 2011

Next Issue[]



Monthly series. Final issue is #42.


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Recent Storylines[]

House of Mystery #42[]

House of Mystery #41[]

Past Storylines[]



Trade Paperbacks[]

  • I, Vampire - Collects vol. 1 #290, 291, 293, 295, 297, 299, 302 and 304-319, plus The Brave and the Bold vol. 1 #195. "Vampiric Lord Andrew Bennett turned his beloved Mary Seward into a vampire, hoping to keep her by his side through eternity. But what happens when her power turns her evil?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401233716 -
  • House of Mystery, vol. 1: Room and Boredom - Collects vol. 2 #1-5. "Filled with peculiar, otherworldly characters from all walks of life, this series... focuses on five people trapped in the reality-warping House of Mystery, a supernatural bar where tales are the legal tender and only the finest storytellers are patrons! But how – and why – they’re stuck inside is all just a little piece of the puzzle." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401220797
  • House of Mystery, vol. 3: The Space Between - Collects vol. 2 #11-15. "The characters trapped inside the House of Mystery finally discover how and why they’ve been imprisoned there." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401225810
  • House of Mystery, vol. 4: The Beauty of Decay - Collects vol. 2 #16-20 & Halloween Special 2009. "Now relocated to the Space Between, Fig, Peter and Jordan venture into the city of ghosts to visit the abandoned Pathfinder’s Academy." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401227562
  • House of Mystery, vol. 5: Under New Management - Collects vol. 2 #21-25. "Fig reopens the bar with Cain as her new partner. Trouble arises, though, when a young man arrives claiming to have a very special relationship with Fig..." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401229816
  • House of Mystery, vol. 6: Safe as Houses - Collects vol. 2 #26-31. "Witches and goblins abound as Fig and The Witch Queen run from the Thinking Man’s robot army that is fighting for control of the Summerlands." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401231543
  • House of Mystery, vol. 7: Conception - Collects vol. 2 #32-35 & Halloween Annual #2. "Fig learns why the Pair of Conception chased her into the House of Mystery." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401232647
  • House of Mystery, vol. 8: Desolation - Collects vol. 2 #36-42. "The final confrontations between Fig and, well, everyone!" - WorldCat - ISBN 140123495X


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Creative Team[]

Writers: Matthew Sturges & Bill Willingham. Artist: Luca Rossi.

Publishing History[]

First published in 2008.

A previous House of Mystery series was published for 321 issues from 1951–1983.

Future Publication Dates[]

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

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