The No Ones #1
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The No Ones #1

Writer: Jim Krueger Artist: Well-Bee Publisher: Cave Pictures Release Date: June 26, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 1
6.8Critic Rating
5.0User Rating

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The Bastions are superheroes at the height of fame and fortune-their brand has captured the world... and corrupted their souls. When they accidentally kill a man and cover up the crime to save their reputation, their corruption becomes a curse that erases their very existence.

  • 9.0
    Critical Blast - RJ Carter Jun 25, 2019

    I expected an intriguing story from Krueger, and he met and exceeded those expectations, ensuring I will be returning for the next issue and recommending it to others. Kruegers inclusion of the economics that would be necessary to control a superhero brand put me in mind of Rick Veitch's BRAT PACK. Read Full Review

  • 4.5
    Word Of The Nerd - Brent Jackson Jun 25, 2019

    Overall the story just falls flat. It has a lot of potential, but it also needs a lot of work to get the reader invested in this world and wanting to come back for more. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Valiant Son Jul 25, 2019

    I enjoyed the first issue, and this second is also interesting. Deconstruction of the superhero is a pretty old trope and I can't help but feel that it could do with a rest, however: this isn't Watchmen. Jim Krueger is a decent writer, but he isn't in the same league as Alan Moore, and nor is he Jeff Lemire, whose Black Hammer is one of the best comics of the decade. If the writing can steer the fine line between being about this now forgotten group of heroes and the emotional and personal problems of those heroes, then it promises to be a good addition to the cannon. On the strength of this issue, however, I have my doubts, as far too much time is spent on Caul's past. It isn't that this is bad, or that Krueger does a bad job of it: i more

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