b.b. free #1

Writer: Gabby Rivera Artist: Royal Dunlap Publisher: Boom! Studios Release Date: November 6, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 2
7.9Critic Rating
5.5User Rating

* b.b. free broadcasts her underground radio show from her remote swamp community, and she has no idea she's actually the chosen one.
* It's been over a hundred years since the Plague That Ate Greed wiped out half the population, and it's the only world that b.b. has ever known. But when b.b. rebels against her overbearing father, she realizes that everything she believes in could be a lie.
* On the run from her own family, b.b. will learn the truth about the world she lives in, and about the power she never knew she had.
* Writer Gabby Rivera and debuting artist Royal Dunlap present an adventure for fans of Blackbird and "myst more

  • 8.5
    Word Of The Nerd - Cat Wyatt Nov 5, 2019

    B.b. free #1 was a great start to a new series. It was emotional and intelligent, and it wasn't afraid to allow subtlety to tell certain elements of the story. And let's not forget the conclusion of this issue, which will leave readers anxious to get their hands on the second issue. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    The Pop Break - Rachel Freeman Nov 8, 2019

    b.b. Free #1 is Royal Dunlap's debut and it's a perfect blend of gorgeous and adorable. The colors are vibrant and it reminds me a lot of the Latin American art style with how colorful everything is. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Jenna Anderson Nov 6, 2019

    Gabby Rivera crafts an opening is largely charming and endearing, even though some of the world-building and vocabulary takes some getting used to. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    Black Nerd Problems - Carrie McClain Dec 4, 2019

    b.b.free will be loved by girls, especially preteen girls of color who want to see more of themselves in mainstream comics outside of the superhero genre. Read Full Review

  • 7.3
    Multiversity Comics - John Schaidler Nov 8, 2019

    Writer Gabby Rivera and debut artist Royal Dunlap understandably put their energy into unveiling the titular character, but "b.b. free" #1 kind of feels like hanging around waiting for the party to start. Read Full Review

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