Avatar Press, founded in 1996, publishes a variety of action-adventure, horror, and fantasy comics
and graphic novels
. Although its initial focus was on miniseries, the company now publishes several monthly titles, including Doktor Sleepless
, and Lady Death
. Since Avatar Press allows creators to own their own titles--and offers no restrictions as far as content--it has attracted such legendary talents as Alan Moore, Warren Ellis, Frank Miller, and Garth Ennis.