Strange Nation #1

Strange Nation #1

Writer: Paul Allor Artist: Juan Romera Publisher: Monkeybrain Comics Release Date: October 16, 2013 Cover Price: $0.99 Critic Reviews: 5
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All Norma Park ever wanted was to be a journalist; to expose the truth, and hold those in power accountable. But after she loses her prestigious newspaper job, the only place that will hire her is supermarket tabloid Strange Nation. She soon discovers a vast and dangerous conspiracy. Aliens. Sasquatch. Doomsday cults. It's all real, and it's all connected!

  • 10
    ComicWow!TV - AD Boorman Aug 17, 2015

    Strong work by a strong creative team that's not afraid to work outside of the box. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    Multiversity Comics - Michelle White Feb 21, 2013

    All told, this is an incredibly fun issue that's also trim and well-structured " which is a rarity. And with a start this strong, the rest of the series is looking promising indeed. Be sure to check it out if you can! Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Entertainment Fuse - Andrew Ziegler Oct 15, 2013

    Strange Nation #1 is a comic that I cant wait to follow up with. The first issue of a comic is, I believe, the single most important issue. The creative team is expected to set an interesting story in motion without giving away too much, to establish depth of character while leaving room for growth, and providing the reader with enough incentive to continue reading. It needs to be the foundation that something substantial can stand on, the right seed for the climate. Strange Nation #1 is a rare example of success on all fronts. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    All-Comic - Dan Pennacchia Oct 17, 2013

    In addition to a solid opening mystery, Allor and Romera have created a series that will surprise audiences with how much more it has to offer. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    TheCultDen - Matt Johnson Feb 10, 2014

    I've no idea what the answer to the mystery is, but I get the feeling that the story is moving towards an answer. The plot feels planned out, which I hope is more than an illusion, but future issues should shed more light how carefully plotted it really is. For now, if the premise sounds intriguing, then you should give this issue ago. Read Full Review

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