Dead Dog's Bite #1

Writer: Tyler Boss Artist: Tyler Boss Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: March 3, 2021 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 7 User Reviews: 10
8.4Critic Rating
8.2User Rating

Cormac Guffin has gone missing. It's been three days and no one has seen hide nor hair of her. The police have nothing, and the townsfolk are acting more like a funeral procession than a search party. If Cormac has any hope of being found, it rests on the slouching shoulders of her best friend Joe. Joe will need her wits about her though, because, like any story worth hearing, nothing is what it seems.

From award-winning cartoonist Tyler Boss (4 Kids Walk into a Bank) comes the story of a riddle wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a candy wrapper.

o Twin Peaks meets Lady Bird.

o Featuring a variant cover from Ian Bert more

  • 10
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Jake Palermo Mar 2, 2021

    Dead Dog's Bite combines the surreal state being in the Twilight Zone with the self-conscious state of adolescence for a memorable time. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Major Spoilers - Ingrid Lind-Jahn Mar 6, 2021

    Dead Dog's Bite strikes the balance between normalcy and a disquieting feeling that something possibly sinister has happened. Joe comes across as someone who is socially awkward and not always likable, but she also seems determined to find out what happened to her friend. This is, quite frankly, a terrific book. Read Full Review

  • 9.4
    Geek'd Out - Jonathan Boes Mar 3, 2021

    This is a book to watch. Join Joe and the denizens of Pendermills in the mysterious world of Dead Dogs Bite this week at your local comic shop. Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    Multiversity Comics - John Schaidler Mar 4, 2021

    "Dead Dog's Bite" #1 isn't a breezy read, but creator Tyler Boss puts it all out there and accomplishes everything he set out to do. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Chase Magnett Mar 3, 2021

    It is unclear how the mystery or metatextual threads of this story are being woven, but Dead Dog's Bite #1 presents a very convincing case to chase this narrative wherever it may lead. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    COMICON - Brendan M. Allen Mar 9, 2021

    This first chapter is a dead slow burn, thick with ambiance. I'm not really sure what the hell just happened, but there is definitely enough here to bring me back for a second round to try to figure it out Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    COMICON - Rachel Bellwoar Mar 1, 2021

    Few comics have more atmosphere to burn than Tyler Boss' Dead Dogs Bite. Read Full Review

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