Big Man Plans #2

Big Man Plans #2

Writer: Eric Powell, Tim Wiesch Artist: Eric Powell Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: April 8, 2015 Cover Price: $3.50 Critic Reviews: 8 User Reviews: 8
9.1Critic Rating
8.8User Rating

Big Man, by knee-capping a guy with a drywall hatchet, begins his bloody road of revenge as more clues to his mysterious motivations are revealed.

  • 10
    Big Comic Page - Martin Doyle Apr 7, 2015

    Maintaining the high standards of the first issue was a tough ask, but Powell and Wiesch have delivered a stunning hammer blow to the temple as a follow-up. If you like your revenge-fuelled crime stories brutal and uncompromising, look no further. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Comic Bastards - Dustin Cabeal Apr 8, 2015

    I almost feel like I'm cheating this series by having such a short review, but I don't want to tell you anything else about it. I mean I do. I want to tell you all about what Big Man does with that hammer. Oh man, do I ever. I want to tell you about what happens to him the next time he goes to use it. I want to tell you about every damn page of this comic, but more than anything I want you to read it and enjoy it for yourself. I want you to tell your friends and have them look at you like you're a crazy asshole and then read it for themselves and suddenly you start the "Holy Shit Book Club" and your first book is Big Man Plans" because gah! It's so fucking great. Give it a shot, if you don't like it then take a hammer to your head and read it again. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AiPT! - David Brooke Apr 7, 2015

    After a first issue that seemed to get off track from its story and focus on the protagonist the second issue has come on strong and won't let its revenge filled heart let you go. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    GWW - Enrique Rea Apr 7, 2015

    Big Man Plans is a gem of a miniseries that doesn't pull any punches and has you rooting for the pissed off dwarf with the drywall hammer. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    ComicBuzz - ChrisG Apr 8, 2015

    A strong second issue. This has the makings of a classic series. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Big Glasgow Comic Page - Marco Piva-Dittrich Apr 8, 2015

    Smart and angry. A miniseries to follow Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Unleash The Fanboy - John McCubbin Apr 8, 2015

    Big Man Plans may still have some work to be done, before it becomes a must have, but it's gripping character development, and intense action is definitely sending it there. This is also complemented by beautiful art, with Powell and Wiesch's vision captivating throughout. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    We The Nerdy - Kierra Prince Apr 8, 2015

    My only complaint with issue #2 is that it can't measure up to the greatness that was the first issue. Issue #1 ofBig Man Plans had so much going on and was so shocking that issue #2 seems slow in comparison. We had a wonderful look into Big Man's past that was almost overflowing with violence that the second issue seems almost tame. I understand that Powell and Wiesch needed to pull back a bit to actually give us a story but after an issue like the first, I found myself wishing for more. Read Full Review

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