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The Last Witch #1

Writer: Conor McCreery Artist: Vv Glass Publisher: Boom! Studios Release Date: January 6, 2021 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 2
7.4Critic Rating
7.0User Rating

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* Featuring a cover from Middlewest's Jorge Corona, for fans of Wynd in the same oversized format comes an all-new modern fairy tale from Conor McCreery (Adventure Time/Regular Show) and V.V. Glass (Doctor Who).
* It's the one time of the year when the witch known as Cailleach hunts the children of the village - so Saoirse, a brave and reckless young girl, decides this is the perfect opportunity to defy her father and discover the secrets of the witch's tower!
* But when the Cailleach captures Saoirse and her brother Brahm, their lives are forever changed in ways they never expected.
* Now, Saoirse will have to save everyone she more

  • 9.6
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Cat Wyatt Jan 7, 2021

    Last Witch #1 is an enchanting beginning to Saorise's story, one that is full of daring characters, creative storytelling devices, and magnificent artwork. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    Geek'd Out - Michael Thao Jan 6, 2021

    As a YA book, The Last Witchpromises to be a great introduction into darker fantasy stories akin to The Lord of the Rings (1954) novels orCoraline (2002). A tight script, along with concise panel layouts, will makeThe Last Witch easy to follow for newcomers to the comicbook medium. And, though experienced readers may be familiar with the tropes used in The Last Witch, the deceptively whimsical art by both Nesterenko and Glass, along with the likable characters, should still interest adult readers as well. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Tanner Dedmon Jan 7, 2021

    The Last Witch is a bit predictable, but in a charming, Saturday morning cartoon kind of way. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    Black Nerd Problems - Mikkel Snyder Jan 6, 2021

    And I will also acknowledge that I'm not the target audience for this particular story. I think there are plenty of younger readers who are going to relate to Saoirse and will appreciate the pacing and the ability to revel in the picturesque world. Read Full Review

  • 6.8
    Multiversity Comics - Matthew Blair Jan 8, 2021

    Its a kids story with kid friendly art and a familiar storyline that is competently told and promises to be entertaining, but doesnt do a whole lot to inspire or innovate. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    AIPT - Alex Curtis Jan 6, 2021

    There could be a great, complex, exciting series with The Last Witch. But the first issue shows a lack of detail, stakes, or compelling artistry. Maybe these qualities seem too incidental for kid's content, but there's a lot of great media for kids to consume that's exceptionally made, and I think they deserve better. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Gizmo Jan 12, 2021

    The artwork is charming, as are the characters. The main problem is that this is rather slow in building to where it wants to go. It could very easily be worth the build-up, it's just difficult for me to say at this point. At least it's better than the Eternals comic that came out this same week from Marvel to rave reviews.

  • 7.0
    Watchtower022 Jan 9, 2021

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