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For questions about the DC/Vertigo Comics character Lucifer, the comic book series about him, NOT for questions about the general character from Christian mythology, the fallen angel Lucifer. For the TV series, please use [lucifer-2016] instead. Use with the [vertigo-comics] tag.

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In Supernatural, why don't the angels always use their true forms?

I just finished Season 5 of Supernatural and one thing was bothering me. Why don't the angels like Lucifer use their true forms on earth? His goal is basically the eradication of the human species on ...
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What is the origin of non-christian deites and realities in Lucifer?

I am currently reading Lucifer solo series by Mike Carey (so far I finished book 6). I also never read the Sandman series. So far my understanding of the series is such that God is the original deity,...
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How did imprisoned Azazel end up on some woman's bedside table?

If my memory servers me right, Azazel was imprisoned by the Dream of the Endless, after it (he?she? do floating eyes and maws have gender?) tried to blackmail Morpheus. Then in the #2 issue of ...
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What has happened to Queen Izanami?

When Lucifer returned to the realm of Izanami-no-Mikoto, instead of a stone statue of big, fat woman, he met a lovely young queen, that proceeded to seduce him. When Lucifer left after a night of ...
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Was the "Gambler" god from "Lucifer" the same entity as the unnamed god from "American Gods"?

In the Lucifer comic series, Jill Presto used to be a vessel for Basanos, a living Tarot deck. Their relationship didn't end well, Basanos forcefully impregnated her against her will. She managed to "...
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What is the out-of-universe reason Lucifer Morningstar's new bar called "Ex Lux"?

In Neil Gaiman's The Sandman, Lucifer Morningstar gets tired of Hell and comes to Earth, to start a piano bar called "Lux" (best bar in Los Angeles!). The bar has been thoroughly exploited in Mike ...
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Is the Vertigo (especially post-"Lucifer") continuity now completely separated from DC comics?

I've been browsing through comic-related Wikipedia and Wikias, laughing at their inaccuracies and all, and noticed that Lucifer, as in the Morningstar, makes an appearance in the New 52 DC comics. ...
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Read all of Lucifer's story from his spin off on Sandman? [duplicate]

I would like to read Lucifer's story from the very beginning which I know started in a Sandman comic book issue. Which are the Sandman comics that involve Lucifer and after that do I read the books?? ...
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What happened in Hell to get Lucifer's rule challenged?

In this panel, Lucifer refers to something named the Dark, that challenged Heaven and caused a civil war in Hell. I understand that the Dark is the cosmic entity that was there before God, etc. (I ...
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Effect of Angels amputating wings? [closed]

In several movies, series and books, Angels living on earth have amputated their wings - or had them amputated: The Hush book-series by Becca Fitzpatrick Lucifer comic-series Lucifer TV-series (...
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Are the effects of Yahweh's decision is Mike Carey's "Lucifer" seen in any other DC/Vertigo comic?

During the events of Lucifer, Yahweh abdicates his position and gives power to Elaine Belloc, before leaving his Creation. Are there any moments in the main DC continuity where the effects of this ...
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I need to start reading Lucifer comics, but I am having trouble figuring out where to start

Do I read the Sandman stuff, or do I jump right into the main comics? Because I really want to maintain continuity, what's the right sequence to ensure that I get every bit of the story?
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What are the forces external to Yahweh in Mike Carey's Lucifer?

In the final issue of Lucifer (#75), Yahweh mentions forces external to himself. What is the writer intending for Yahweh to convey here? Though a spinoff from Neil Gaiman's "Sandman", the Lucifer ...
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How did Mazikeen end up with Lucifer at the "Lux"?

In The Sandman Vol. 4. Chapter 1 (#23), we see that when Lucifer seals the gates of hell, he bids goodbye to Mazikeen (a demon of hell, with half her face horribly disfigured) and says: Mazikeen: You ...
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