Power Girl #6

Writer: Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti Artist: Amanda Conner Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: October 21, 2009 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 7 User Reviews: 2
6.4Critic Rating
8.0User Rating

"Space Girls Gone Wild!" part 3 of 3! The trio of sexy alien marauders continues their rampage across Earth, and Power Girl makes her last stand against these seemingly unstoppable foes. But even Power Girl has her limits

  • 8.0
    Major Spoilers - Stephen Schleicher Oct 23, 2009

    There were certainly some great laughs and some great art in this issue, but of the six issues already released, this one seems to be the weakest of them all. Still, Power Girl #6 is still strong enough to pull a 4 Star rating from this reviewer, with the hopes that the next arc starts and finishes super strong. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Ray Tate Oct 25, 2009

    Power Girl began as the Earth-Two Supergirl, though she quickly became a fan favorite. After Crisis on Infinite Earths, she lost her identity and her history. Essentially, she became a big boob joke. Fortunately, Palmiotti, Gray, Conner, and Mounts reclaim her dignity with every issue of this series. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comics Bulletin - Christopher Power Oct 25, 2009

    I am pleased that this series is continuing, and I am enjoying it as much as I did Manhunter. While the two series are entirely different in their style of story, Power Girl has the same kind of strength and care in character presentation. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    The Weekly Crisis - Ryan Schrodt Oct 22, 2009

    Artwise, this remains one of DC's strongest titles as Conner continues to put out some of the crispest work in the industry, but unfortunately the writing just doesn't back it up this week thanks to an abrupt plot and the writer's continued struggle to find the right balance for the main character and her many roles. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Chuck's Comic Of The Day - Chuck Oct 27, 2009

    Bigger menaces, wilder action - go for it! Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Shawn Hill Oct 25, 2009

    There's nothing inherently bad about this issue--including the characterization--but it's far from a classic. Because of the art, and Conner's clever way with tasteful T&A, I can give this issue an average rating, but surely there's something better to do with Power Girl now that her continuity has been resolved? Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    The Fandom Post - Chris Beveridge May 10, 2011

    Power Girl hasn't exactly had the best run in its first six issues but there are things about it that keep drawing me back to it. The main stories involving the Ultra Humanite and then these displaced space girls keeps the series more on the lighter side of things with an element of darkness to it. Humanite at least had a good plan and this arc had some strangely violent instances happening as well as some creepy ways that guys keep hitting on Power Girl and leering at her. When it's just the girls though, either at work or when she's with Atlee, it's far more relaxed, fun and enjoyable as we get a look at their lives outside of superhero duties. While that may not be interesting to some, it's a side of the story I wish we saw more of since it enhances our connections to the characters in the big action scenes. Power Girl has its moments here but it can't save a very sloppy storyline overall. Read Full Review

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