Lord of the Jungle #1
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Lord of the Jungle #1

Writer: Dan Jurgens Artist: Benito Gallego Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Release Date: November 9, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
8.9Critic Rating
9.5User Rating

At long last, the Lord of the Jungle returns to comics! One of the most famous and recognizable characters in the history of fiction is back, starting with an
adventure that returns us to the days before his birth, as well as a time later in life, when a past wrong must be made right, no matter what manner of beast or obstacle stands in Tarzan's way. From acclaimed writer Dan Jurgens (Superman, Spider-Man, Thor, Booster Gold, Justice League and so many more) comes a tale that wraps the familiar with something brand new. With epic art by Tarzan newspaper artist Benito Gallego, this is sure to be a book that delivers for Tarzan fans both o more

  • 9.5
    Comical Opinions - Gabriel Hernandez Nov 9, 2022

    LORD OF THE JUNGLE #1 starts a new adventure for Tarzan with a faithful and gorgeous retelling of his origin story. The art is a perfect homage to Kuberts classic Tarzan comics, and Jurgenss adaptation of the source material is as engaging as it is faithful. Read Full Review

  • 9.1
    SciFiPulse - Ian Cullen Nov 15, 2022

    The first book ends with an older Tarzan returning to the Jungle where he meets up with his old friend. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    You Don't Read Comics - Russ Bickerstaff Nov 15, 2022

    Lord of the Jungle will likely find its distinctive voice as things progress. The first issue hasnt quite found a way to define itself beneath the weight of the cliche of Tarzan. Jurgens is wise to leave the name of the character completely out of the book until the end of the issue. The name itself carries SO MUCH weight that the narrative needs to work up a tremendous amount of momentum just to overcome the cliche present in one of the biggest legends in the history of pop culture. Read Full Review

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