Full Comic Story and Review/Recap for the critically acclaimed comic, Preacher – Volume 1: Gone To Texas initially released in trade paperback in 1996.
The Time of the Preacher (Issue 1-4) – Jesse Custer is a small-town preacher losing his faith–until he merges with a divine being called Genesis. Now he has firsthand knowledge of both Heaven and Hell and a voice that’s automatically obeyed by anyone. Joined by an Irish vampire and an ex-lover, Jesse sets out on a mission to find God.
Naked City (Issue 5-7) – Jesse, Tulip and Cassidy arrive in New York City, where a bizarre friend of Cassidy’s may provide a clue to the whereabouts of God. NYC is also the home of a cop who wants to know more about the supernaturally powered preacher. Jesse, Tulip and Cassidy go to New York City to get away from the law and to find some leads; the hunt is on in NYC for the Reaver-Cleaver, a vicious serial killer; Jesse works out the ethics of his Gift.
Writer: Garth Ennis
Artist: Steve Dillon
Colors: Matt Hollingsworth, Pamela Rambo
Letterer: Clem Robins
Covers: Glenn Fabry
Publisher: Vertigo (DC Comics)
=== TIMESTAMPS ===
0:00 – Intro
1:58 – Issue 1 – The Time of the Preacher
19:40 – Issue 2 – And Hell Followed Him
32:43 – Issue 3 – And The Horse You Rode In On
41:28 – Issue 4 – Standing Tall
51:10 – Issue 5 – Naked City Part 1 – Say A Prayer For 7 Bullets
1:00:28 – Issue 6 – Naked City Part 2 – New York’s Finest
1:09:59 – Issue 7 – Naked City Part 3 – N.Y.P.D. Blue
1:22:54 – Final Thoughts
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===== MUSIC =====
Intro & Outro Music by Illinois Brass Band “Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor” is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.
Background music from Epidemic Sound.
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