Grendel: Devil's Odyssey #2

Writer: Matt Wagner Artist: Matt Wagner Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: November 6, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
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Searching the stars for a new home for mankind, Grendel Prime encounters a strange and primitive alien race. Along with his drone companion, Sigma-Seven, the immortal cyborg must decide if humanity can coexist in a world where the inhabitants must literally hunt for water.

  • 8.4
    The Fandom Post - Chris Beveridge Nov 6, 2019

    With this being an eight-issue run there's an opportunity to play around with a couple of worlds first before hopefully settling into dealing with one in particular and moving the narrative forward. This issue wraps up the first world – and never use the first world you find – and starts to get us on our journey again after showing just what it is that Prime has to learn in order to do this job. It's well-handled overall with what it does and I love the exploration of the Gyk and just how detailed yet basic all of the information is. And just how little of it Prime thinks matters in order to make an informed choice. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Multiversity Comics - Christa Harader Nov 11, 2019

    "Grendel: Devil's Odyssey" #2 is a lesson in intergalactic colonialism, with plenty of weird, well-paced detail to entertain. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Chase Magnett Nov 6, 2019

    In some ways Devil's Odyssey #2 reads as an initial foray, the first adventure on a journey not unlike Ulysses' from antiquity. If the promise presented here is borne out across the remaining 6 issues, then the newest installment in the Grendel saga may become one of its best. Read Full Review

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