Mass Effect: Evolution #2

Writer: Bryan J.L. Glass Artist: Victor Santos Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: February 2, 2011 Cover Price: $3.5 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 1
7.5Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

Mass Effect 2 lead writer Mac Walters reveals humanity's first wondrous and deadly excursion into the Milky Way, shedding light on the most mysterious figure in Mass Effect--the Illusive Man!

Whether born of human curiosity or arrogance, mankind's first steps onto the galactic stage have ignited a war with the alien turians. Although the end of hostilities is in sight, one man's fight is just beginning. It will take him far beyond the realms of human knowledge, into conflict with some of the most notorious villains in Mass Effect--a story exclusive to these comics!

  • 9.0
    The Weekly Crisis - Ryan Schrodt Feb 8, 2011

    This issue is epic and engaging with a great balance between the larger conflicts and a strong personal connection that is just fantastically put together. This series has gotten better and better with each issue, but the creative seems to just now be hitting their stride. This issue is a perfect example of everything that this series is capable of and everything that fantasy comics should strive to be. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    IGN - Feb 16, 2011

    Perhaps the final two issues of the series will blow me away and I'll be eating crow, backtracking on my statements about this series only being skin deep. But as it stands, two issues into Mass Effect: Evolution and I just don't care much for any of the characters. The hook of the series worked -- getting me interested in a comic that tells the backstory to one of the Mass Effect universe's biggest mystery men -- but you need to give me more than that in the first two issues of a four issue series to keep me excited for next month's installment. Read Full Review

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