The Life After #6

The Life After #6

Writer: Joshua Hale Fialkov Artist: Gabo Publisher: Oni Press Release Date: January 28, 2015 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
6.8Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

Jude, Hemingway, and Nettie have managed to escape both the Consultant and their endless pit of a prison. However, they soon find themselves lost and in danger of capture once again, this time by a militant gang of kids stuck in Purgatory. Meanwhile, Tom Foreman (Chief Engineer of Purgatory and Adjacent Plains) receives an intriguing offer from his counterpart, and the Consultant has a spiritual awakening of the fluffy kind.

  • 9.0
    Coming Up Comics - David Melton Jan 27, 2015

    If you're behind in this series, do not fret. Volume one collect issues 1-5 and comes out Wednesday as well for the amazingly low price of 9.99. Get this title. You won't regret it. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comics Bulletin - Daniel Gehen Feb 2, 2015

    The Life After #6is far from a perfect comic. The overall narrative feels as rudderless as the characters themselves, whose motivationseems to be simply "go somewhere else." That doesn't seem like much to sustain a long-form story. However, Fialkov's ability to inject each installment with twisted humor and original concepts " combined withGabo's fantastic artwork " makes it easy to come back for more each month. Read Full Review

  • 4.5
    AiPT! - John F. Trent Jan 28, 2015

    The Life After #6 excels with its comedic humor, intriguing artwork, and monster creation, but these factors do not make up for its numerous shortcomings: subpar dialogue, lack of character emotion, poor or absent transitions, and lack of flow in a number of a panels. This opening issue to the new arc failed to live up to expectations set in the previous five issues. Hopefully, Fialkov and Gabo are able to move forward and continue to produce what we have come to expect. Read Full Review

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