Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance #8

Writer: Adam Cesare Artist: French Carlomagno Publisher: Boom! Studios Release Date: June 10, 2020 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 1
7.6Critic Rating
9.0User Rating

Set up and then abandoned by his hero and mentor, podling Hup has no choice but to fulfill the promises Barfinnious made to the village, and fight the great Beast that has been plaguing them. Armed only with his trusty spoon and his culinary wits, will Hup succeed in saving the village, or is something darker lying in wait for him?

  • 8.0
    Major Spoilers - Christopher Rondeau Jun 10, 2020

    Sometimes writing in an established world with established characters is very difficult. On top of that, Hup gets his development in the Netflix series. This arc is simply Act One but we don't get an Act Two where Hup is the main character until the show. However, if you look past that to some of the other characters; you will find deep character development and a rich lore. Read Full Review

  • 7.1
    Multiversity Comics - Joe Skonce Jun 15, 2020

    "Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal: The Age of Resistance" #8 is a fun romp that adds dimension to Hup. If only the colors matched the show. Read Full Review

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