The Lion & The Eagle #1
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The Lion & The Eagle #1

Writer: Garth Ennis Artist: P. J. Holden Publisher: Aftershock Comics Release Date: February 16, 2022 Cover Price: $7.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 4
6.8Critic Rating
8.2User Rating

Oversized prestige format miniseries from the mind of Garth Ennis!
1944: Imperial Japan still commands most of Asia. Determined to regain their hold on Burma, the British send a special forces unit - the Chindits - deep behind Japanese lines. Their mission is to attack the enemy wherever they find him. What awaits them is a nightmare equal to anything the Second World War can deliver.
Colonel Keith Crosby and Doctor Alistair Whitamore have old scores to settle, being veterans of the long retreat through Burma two years before. But neither the jungle nor the foe have gotten any less savage, and when the shooting starts and the Japanese more

  • 7.5
    Multiversity Comics - Kobi Bordoley Feb 18, 2022

    Beautiful to look it if at times slow, this is a solid piece of dark, historical fiction that sheds light on a forgotten slice of World War II history. Read Full Review

  • 6.0 - Christian Hoffer Feb 16, 2022

    It not only provides the least interesting perspective into the Chindit and the Burma campaign, but it also brushes aside the real harm that serves as the backdrop for this story. Read Full Review

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