Apex Legends: Overtime #1

Writer: Jesse Stern Artist: Neil Edwards Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: June 2, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 2
8.0Critic Rating
6.8User Rating

The Legends from the battle royale video game find themselves pulled together to rescue the city from Mad Scientists, brutal assassins, and the sudden and sinister grip of the  Syndicate, a corrupt cabal attempting to "fix" arena outcomes in their favor. Will the Legends hold up to their celebrity status and be the heroes Solace needs?

  • 9.3
    The Super Powered Fancast - Timala Elliott Jun 2, 2021

    Bold, brilliant color palates highlight Neil Edwards detailed drawings. An emphasis on character expression and form emotionally engage the reader. This is a beautiful and eye-catching issue that is sure to delight. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Tanner Dedmon Jun 2, 2021

    The first issue casts a wide net to catch all kinds of Apex lore which could be promising, but hopefully it'll manage to rope everything into the four-issue series instead of overwhelming newcomers with more required readings and homework to make sense of the story. Read Full Review

  • 6.8
    Comic Watch - Kevin Rossi Jun 2, 2021

    Battle royales put you in the shoes of the character, but while some games are more story-based (mostly single-player games), battle royales are fast-paced and do not require an in-depth story to play. You play a match, win or lose, and repeat. Apex Legends: Overtime #1 aims to fill in some of the gaps of the world of Apex Legends, but gamers may be more eager to get back into matchmaking than picking up an issue. Read Full Review

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