TRANSMETROPOLITAN is a Cyber Punk Graphic Novel series written by Warren Ellis with Darick Robertson’s art, published from 1997 to 2002. It’s a wild mix of gonzo journalism, American politics and the weird future. Although much of its focus is on surreal comedy, the books ultimately tell a story of one nation’s politics swirling the drain in every possible way. In the near future, gonzo journalist Spider Jerusalem lives fast and loose in The City – a chaotic melting pot of cultures, subcultures, lifeforms, and technologies.
Darick Robertson is a comic book illustrator, currentyly living in California. Robertson has illustrated hundreds of comics. His body of work ranges from science fiction characters of his own creation to headlining on renowned classic characters from Marvel and DC Comics. Robertson is best known as the co-creator and illustrator of the satirical comics TRANSMETROPOLITAN.