Tales from the Darkside #2

Tales from the Darkside #2

Writer: Joe Hill Artist: Gabriel Rodriguez Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: July 20, 2016 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 1
7.3Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

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Joe Hill's revitalization of Tales from the Darkside will now only be seen in print, accompanied by the brilliant artwork of Hill's Locke & Key co-conspirator, Gabriel Rodriguez! A special two-part tale begins here, as the terrifying "Black Box" is opened...

Bullet points:
" The creators of Locke & Key, back together again!
" An all-new imagining of a classic horror show!
" Variant covers by Hill's Wraith artist Charles Paul Wilson III!

  • 9.0
    ComicWow!TV - AD Boorman Jul 20, 2016

    Sometimes it looks like Hill and Rodriguez are like Niles and Templesmith, a storytelling team that has a unique style together. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comic Crusaders - Dawn of Comics Jul 21, 2016

    Issue one was my favourite so far but issue two deserves a solid 4 stars. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Bounding Into Comics - Mike Fugere Jr. Jul 23, 2016

    This one was a bit of a letdown. While not a complete bust, Tales from the Darkside #2 didn't knock my socks off the way the inaugural issue did. I have confidence in this creative team, so I'm sure they'll turn this ship around (or at least steer it in the right direction). Maybe with Hill and Rodriguez I just set my standards too high. Read Full Review

  • 6.5
    AiPT! - Nick Nafpliotis Jul 19, 2016

    But considering how good the first issue was, this one still feels like a bit of a let down. Let's hope all the foundation work the creative team did allows them to really cut loose in the latter half of the story. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comic Bastards - Carl Boehm Jul 20, 2016

    Although I feel this book is a solid 3, I will look into the next issue to see how Hill will deliver. While this book did not succeed, Hill does have a great reputation as a writer for completing an idea. Read Full Review

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