Christopher Egan's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: Multiversity Comics Reviews: 33
7.7Avg. Review Rating

8.5
Aliens: Resistance #1

Jan 24, 2019

Exciting and fast-paced to the point of anxiety inducing, "Aliens: Resistance" #1 kicks off the miniseries in perfect fashion.

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8.0
Atomic Robo: The Dawn of a New Era #1

Jan 10, 2019

provoking read that sets up a decent amount of future story threads paired with wonderfully delightful art.

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7.5
Batgirl (2016) #30

Jan 3, 2019

A very good start to the new arc introduces political and emotional weight to a book that is still loads of fun, even with those heavier elements included.

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5.5
Batman: Damned #2

Dec 14, 2018

Brian Azzarello's writing gets dark and uncomfortable just for the sake of it, but Lee Bermejo's incredible art continues to stun and carry this collaboration.

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8.0
Batman: Kings of Fear #1

Aug 24, 2018

'Kings of Fear' #1 is a love letter to the "Batman" comics of the 1990s that is a welcome tangent from the current continuity.

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7.0
Bedtime Games #1

Jun 29, 2018

Final Verdict: 7.0 – A good start to this horror-fantasy with heart, if not a little too reminiscent of other stories.

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7.0
Blackbird #2

Nov 9, 2018

Continuing its strong premiere, the gorgeous "Blackbird" #2 plays a narrative tug-of-war with itself with how much the reader should know.

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8.0
Cemetery Beach #2

Oct 18, 2018

A bleak sci-fi tale that takes familiar themes and brings them together to create something truly original. All signs point to an excellent game changer on the horizon.

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8.0
Cosmic Ghost Rider #3

Sep 6, 2018

"Cosmic Ghost Rider" #3 is a fantastic turning point for the mini-series and a wonderfully exciting and hilarious story to boot.

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7.5
Cosmic Ghost Rider Destroys Marvel History #1

Mar 7, 2019

A funny and wild time that throws readers through major moments in Marvel History, specifically events surrounding the Fantastic Four.

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9.5
Criminal (2019) #2

Feb 14, 2019

"Criminal" is a nearly flawless return to the series with writing and art so perfectly executed you'll be amazed that it didn't just blink into existence.

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7.0
Dredd: Final Judgement #1

Sep 27, 2018

A very good sci-fi mystery that teases the fantastical side of "Dredd" just as the series is wrapping up.

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9.0
Gideon Falls #10

Jan 17, 2019

The near perfect "Gideon Falls" keeps the dread palpable and reveals some answers as this series continues to confuse, thrill, and unnerve straight through its tenth issue.

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9.0
Immortal Hulk #3

Jul 20, 2018

An excellent addition to "The Immortal Hulk" with a story motif that can change the medium when used so well.

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4.0
Jeepers Creepers #5

Sep 20, 2018

A weak final issue with a few decent moments that is ultimately a letdown.

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7.5
Jim Henson's Beneath the Dark Crystal #1

Jul 6, 2018

A decent start of a threequel to the Jim Henson classic that has some necessary pre-requisite reading.

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8.5
Lightstep #2

Dec 21, 2018

Rich mythology and incredibly beautiful artwork continue to make "Lightstep" a delight in the world of sci-fi and comics.

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9.0
Man-Eaters #2

Nov 1, 2018

An exceptionally balanced issue that continues to do justice for both the feminist and family messages at its core and the horror tale it continues to weave.

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8.0
Predator: Hunters II #1

Aug 9, 2018

A solid new story in the "Predator" franchise that has all the severed heads, exploding entrails, and ripped-out spines fans crave.

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8.5
Punks Not Dead: London Calling #1

Feb 28, 2019

"Punk's Not Dead: London Calling" #1 keeps the punk in all of us alive with this excellent genre-bending series.

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6.0
Smooth Criminals #1

Nov 23, 2018

Fun and witty, this premiere issue could have done more with the premise it set up, but is still a humorous adventure.

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7.0
Star Trek: The Q Conflict #1

Jan 31, 2019

Blatant fan service aside, "Star Trek: The Q Conflict" is an entertaining and thoughtfully crafted comic with writing fans will absolutely appreciate.

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7.5
Superior Octopus #1

Oct 4, 2018

requisite reading.

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7.0
Tank Girl: All Stars #1

Jun 22, 2018

A decent kickoff to the mini series that seems a little unsure of what it is trying to achieve.

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7.5
Terminator: Sector War #1

Aug 16, 2018

A great horror/sci-fi tale mixed with the hard-nosed action that has been sorely missing from this property.

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7.5
The Freeze #1

Dec 7, 2018

A sci-fi tale of people frozen in time that holds a lot of promise for future issues. Solid artwork and confident writing keep this book from falling into the depths where average sci-fi stories go to drown.

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8.0
The Girl In The Bay #1

Feb 7, 2019

Even with some minor stylistic flaws, "The Girl in the Bay" #1 begins a truly fascinating and dark fantasy that is guaranteed to draw you in.

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8.0
The New World #3

Sep 14, 2018

A fantastic dystopian, character piece. Keep an eye on this creative team, they are something special.

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8.5
The Umbrella Academy: Hotel Oblivion #1

Sep 11, 2018

'Hotel Oblivion" #1 is an intricately crafted, welcome return to not only this universe, but for genre books of this nature.

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8.0
The Warning #1

Nov 29, 2018

A beautifully bleak sci-fi drama that gives nearly no answers, but it makes up for that with plenty of intrigue, set up, and incredible art.

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8.5
The Whispering Dark #1

Oct 26, 2018

A callback to classic horror, "The Whispering Dark" relies more on real world horrors and inner turmoil than things that go bump in the night to evoke a true feeling of terror.

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7.0
Venom: First Host #1

Aug 31, 2018

Final Verdict: 7.0 – An enjoyable mash-up of intergalactic and street-level battles come together in this new mini-series that delves into the past and present of never before seen chapters of Venom's life.

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8.0
William Gibson's Alien 3 #1

Nov 15, 2018

Issue one of "Alien 3" is an interesting and engaging alternate take on what could have been.

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