Captain Marvel #2

Captain Marvel #2

Writer: Michelle Fazekas, Tara Butters Artist: Kris Anka Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: February 3, 2016 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 15
7.9Critic Rating
8.1User Rating

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• Between hosting a contingent of alien ambassadors, passive aggressive power struggles with her Flight Commander, Abigail Brand, and an insatiable itch to be on the front lines, Carol Danvers A.K.A. Captain Marvel struggles to find her footing on the new Alpha Flight Space Station.
• To top it off a mysterious ghost ship has entered protected Earth space...And it's bearing the Star of Hala.
• Talk about a rough first week on the job...

  • 8.5
    Comicosity - Draven Katayama (loudlysilent) Feb 3, 2016

    Fazekas and Butters deliver the superhero book we've been waiting for. I absolutely loved the first issue, and this second chapter is a worthy follow-up. Carol Danvers' loyalty to her team no matter the cost makes Captain Marvela winning story. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comic Book Resources - Greg McElhatton Feb 4, 2016

    "Captain Marvel" #2 shows how this book can appeal both to longtime readers as well as a new audience. It's got a charming and inviting cast, a story that takes no time at all in hitting high gear and the promise of further mystery and intrigue on a regular basis. (And for those wishing for a new "Alpha Flight" comic, this is almost certainly the closest you're going to get thanks to the presence of Sasquatch, Aurora and Puck.) I'm sold. You should be, too. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Newsarama - Justin Partridge Feb 4, 2016

    Carol may have a new job, but that doesn't mean that alien weirdness just stopped following her around, but this month, the weirdness is hitting a little closer to home than she might have expected. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comic Booked - Nate Tieman Feb 4, 2016

    Captain Marvel is, so far, a very good book with the potential to become a great one. The solid writing is hindered by the simplistic art, but I'm willing to overlook Anka's missteps and blame them on Marvel's current, grueling, publishing schedule. Rest assured, I'll be following the good Captain wherever she leads, as long as this book's story continues to deliver. Read Full Review

  • 7.7
    IGN - Jeff Lake Feb 4, 2016

    Kelly Sue DeConnick's Captain Marvel run left quite the red boots to fill, yet only two issues in it appears that the creative team of Michelle Fazekas, Tara Butters and Kris Anka are up to the task. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Henchman-4-Hire - Sean Ian Mills Feb 6, 2016

    Fazekas, Butters and Marvel have gone to great lengths to give Captain Marvel a weird and unique supporting cast, and they really need to put that to good use. Read Full Review

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