Final opinions on the writing will need to wait until the series is done. The high concept is enough to keep me interested. The execution of the first issue was solid but not spectacular. Several initial aspects of the opening storyline seem familiar within my knowledge of ‘genre’ entertainment but I’m hoping that Williams can turn those in such a way as to bring fresh light on storied techniques. Read Full Review
Hopefully future issues will slow down a bit, because this could be a lot of fun. As it is, there are some little moments here and there that show glimmers of the potential of "North 40." I love that the woman doing a deal with the dark powers has to bite the inside of her cheek to draw the blood because she won't use the rusty old scythe and risk lockjaw, for example. It's a funny, clever moment that's punctuated with beautiful art and colors from Staples. Here's to seeing that side of "North 40" in #2. Read Full Review
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