It's been 35 years since Ozymandias dropped a giant interdimensional squid on New York City* killing thousands and destroying the public's trust in heroes once and for all. And since that time* one figure in a fedora* mask* and trenchcoat has become a divisive culture icon. So what does it mean when Rorschach reappears as an assassin trying to kill a candidate running against President Robert Redford? Who is the man behind the mask* and why is he acting this way? It's up to one detective to uncover the true identity of this would-be killer and it will take him into a web of conspiracies involving alien invasions* disgraced do-gooders* mystic visions* and yes* comic books. Writer Tom King joins forces with artist Jorge Forn s for a new miniseries that explores the mythic qualities of one of the most compelling characters from the bestselling graphic novel of all time* Watchmen.