A&A: The Adventures of Archer and Armstrong #2

A&A: The Adventures of Archer and Armstrong #2

Writer: Rafer Roberts Artist: David Lafuente Publisher: Valiant Comics Release Date: April 13, 2016 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 7 User Reviews: 5
8.2Critic Rating
9.3User Rating

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Reunited...and it doesn't feel so good!

After following Armstrong into the depths of his infinite satchel in a search for booze, Archer and his partner, history's most inebriated immortal, have found themselves prisoners of ...uh...what's this villain's name again? Armstrong may not be able to remember what their captor, Bacchus, is all about, but he sure is upset by the memories tied to a rare bottle of wine. What secret is about to come roaring out of the past to haunt him? And is Archer doomed to the repeat Armstrong's tragic mistakes? Plus: It's a day in the life of Valiant's new breakout character of 2016 - hey kids, get ready for DAVEY THE MACKEREL!

Valiant's latest blockbuster ongoing series goes even farther down the rabbit hole when "IN THE BAG" continues right here from rising star Rafer Roberts and comic book superstar David Lafuente!

  • 10
    Comic Crusaders - Dylan Hicks Apr 15, 2016

    Well before I ramble on and spoil the book for everyone, I will leave you with this: BUY THIS BOOK. This creative team is at the peak of their game here, making another home run hit for Valiant. I'd give it 6 out of 5 stars if I could, but I am settling for 5 out of 5. Seriously, though, get it. Now. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    The Fandom Post - Josh Begley Apr 21, 2016

    If you were uncertain last issue, this one should put your fears to rest: Archer & Armstrong are back. This new series shoots out of the gate with a new aesthetic design and a new slant on Valiant's premiere duo. It's fun and silly and done very well by this creative team. If you're a fan and haven't checked it out yet, do so. You won't be disappointed. Dr. Josh gives this an". Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    ComicWow!TV - Bhavna Bakshi Apr 14, 2016

    This series has very quickly picked up the pace. We’re already seeing a lot of action, adventure, commotion, and a ton of awesomeness. I cannot wait to see more of these guys’ adventures. We’re only at issue #2, so you have time to catch up and keep reading along; you will not be disappointed. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Graphic Policy - Karcossa Apr 13, 2016

    A&A: The Adventures Of Archer And Armstrong #2 retains the sense of fun from the last issue, and it's like getting your favourite cold beverage after a week in the desert. With all the deeply dark and grim comics released these days, this is a lovely change of pace " not that I don't enjoy those comics, but sometimes I'd rather a hot chocolate instead of a cup of tea. Read Full Review

  • 7.2
    IGN - Jeff Lake Apr 14, 2016

    The success of A&A: The Adventures of Archer and Armstrong's first issue was in large part due to the surprising lunacy of its premise. With the narrative cat out of the bag (or in the bag, as the case may be), issue #2 sees somewhat of a dip in terms of overall engagement. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Jason Laframboise Apr 17, 2016

    All and all I enjoyed this second issue, it is a vast improvement over the first instalment. Art that I'm not a fan of is easy to ignore when the story is well written and engaging. I am looking forward to the next issue. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    All-Comic - Jesse Izdepski Apr 18, 2016

    A&A: The Adventures of Archer and Armstrong #2 is the perfect book for new readers looking to enjoy light-hearted fun. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Atomichound Apr 25, 2016

    Bam! Valiant hits a moon shot of a home run on this issue. Lot of fun and highly recommended.

  • 9.5
    Speeding Bullets Jun 4, 2016

    The art took a bit to grow on me but it is a perfect match with the great writing and makes the jokes work

  • 9.0
    Giu15 Apr 21, 2016

    Hate Lafuente's drawing but still a good story.

  • 10
    Jason The Dude Apr 18, 2016

  • 8.0
    CraigR Apr 20, 2016

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