The Deep #1

Writer: Tom Taylor Artist: James Brouwer Publisher: Boom! Studios Release Date: January 11, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5
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Journey into The Deep with the daring aquanaut family, The Nektons, aboard their state-of-the-art (and oh so shiny) submarine, The Aronnax. When an earthquake off the coast of Greenland leads to strange reports of monster sightings, William and Kaiko Nekton, along with their kids, Fontaine and Ant (and of course, Ant's pet fish, Jeffrey), dive into the mystery! Will they find what they're looking for? Will they teach a fish to fetch? Will they be accidentally eaten? Find out in the all-ages adventure from #1 New York Times bestselling author, Tom Taylor (Injustice: Gods Among Us, All-New Wolverine, Star Wars: Adventures) and James Brouwer (Ju more

  • 8.5
    IGN - Jeff Lake Jan 11, 2017

    Pairing family fun with seafaring adventure, The Deep #1 is a hit. Tom Taylor's characters are immediately relatable, making it easy to root for their success. James Brouwer creates a similar sense of investment with his animated expression and strong sense of setting, his world one we can't wait to see more of. Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    Major Spoilers - Stephen Schleicher Jan 9, 2017

    Reading through the first issue of The Deep, it is easy to see why everyone wants to nab this property. The Deep is extremely well written, with a family that seems real " or at least real enough " with science adventure as the cherry on top. The art is wonderfully done and will certainly appeal to younger readers. Overall, The Deep #1 is a book that is worth picking up this week. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicWow!TV - Huck Talwar Jan 19, 2017

    This is a great series for fans of the Netflix show, the action/adventure genre, and ocean life. This is a series that will pull you in and never let go. Now that I've read issue #1, I'm ready for more! Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    Multiversity Comics - Matthew Garcia Jan 12, 2017

    An engaging adventure led by fun personalities, if not yet fully developed characters. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    CourtOfNerds - Kevin Carley Jan 16, 2017

    So, in the end, I'll not buy the next comic in this series... but if you have it on your coffee table I may just read it.  Read Full Review

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