These are big bads that don’t speechify in the moment, and maybe that’s why they seem incredibly dangerous to our heroes and to the reader. That’s also what makes this an incredible series. When I read Something Is Killing the Children, I imagine Ripley cornered by a horde of Xenomorphs or Sarah Connor outmaneuvering a Terminator; that’s how good this series is. That’s how amazing Erica Slaughter is. That’s how brilliant and bold this creative team is from top to bottom. That’s why you should be reading this series. It’s a powerhouse and powerful. From Ankley’s design work - that title page is always epic - to Dell’edera’s hyper-realistic and stylized artwork, and Muerto’s dark color palette.
Every year, there are just a handful of series you shouldn’t miss, and this is right at the top.
Creative Team: James Tynion IV (writer), Werther Dell’edera (artist), Miquel Muerto (colors), Andworld Design (letters), Michelle Ankley (designer), Eric Harburn (editor), Assistant Editor (Gwen Waller)
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
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