Year Zero #2

Writer: Ben Percy Artist: Ramon Rosanas Publisher: AWA Release Date: June 24, 2020 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 5
8.6Critic Rating
9.0User Rating

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Ben Percy (Wolverine) and Ramon Rosanas (Star Wars: Age of Resistance) team up to present an epic tale that offers a global look at the Zombie Apocalypse. A Japanese hitman, a Mexican street urchin, an Afghan military aide, a polar research scientist, a midwestern American survivalist-five survivors of a horrific global epidemic who must draw upon their unique skills and deepest instincts to navigate a world of shambling dead. Year Zero wrestles with the weighty moral and theological questions posed by the pandemic and investigates its cause and possible cure.

  • 9.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Nick Devonald Jun 23, 2020

    Year Zero is doing an excellent job of filling the Zombie shaped hole in horror fans hearts after The Walking Dead’s abrupt ending. Percy does a great job of crafting an interesting and distinctive cast who each have their own unique story to tell. Rosanas and Loughbridge use some clever storytelling techniques to differentiate between the different characters and the finished comic is an interesting and exciting new take on Zombie apocalypse. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    Comic Watch - Mike Eakins Jun 27, 2020

    Year Zero is a super solid zombie book. With Percy's words along with Rosanas and Loughridge artistic take on his words, this book stands out on its own and demands to be noticed and taken seriously among all the other zombie stories. There are very few creative teams that feel as in sync as this team does. The only downside to Year Zero is that it's not an ongoing series. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Outright Geekery - Dandy Don the Valiant Jun 19, 2020

    Benjamin Percy is intentionally not revealing too many details too fast, and that's okay. I like the mystery and intrigue, as long as it's justified down the road. Kaare Andrews has created another interesting cover. Ramon Rosanas continues to draw a descriptive story worthy of the theme and Lee Loughridge brings the haunting colors that fit the mood perfectly. Glad to see you back again, AWA. Read Full Review

  • 10
    fandelabd Jun 24, 2020

    I love these zombie stories. The art and the storytelling are amazing!

  • 9.0
    Liem Duong Jun 26, 2020

    This is a really unique take on a zombie story. Never really seen anything like it, 5 different people from 5 different parts of the globe, 5 different lives, each experiencing a zombie pandemic through 5 different points of view. And it all flows together really well. Basically, we are continuing the progression of this zombie apocalypse. Now that it has happened, each of them has to find a way to survive. The coloring is so effective in this story. Each perspective has their own color pallet to distinguish who's perspective you are reading from.One thing I noticed with the dialogue, rarely any of it actually happens. Most of it are thoughts, not actual speaking. That just shows how skilled Percy is as a writer.

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    Phil Heart Aug 20, 2020

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    Kalaoui Jul 17, 2020

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