Rainbow Brite #2

Writer: Jeremy Whitley Artist: Brittney Williams Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Release Date: November 14, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 1
8.7Critic Rating
8.5User Rating

Wisp and Twinkle run into trouble in a magical land when they find themselves face to face with mad scientist Murky and his sidekick Lurky, but as they try to make their way to safety, they discover an important part of what it means to be Rainbow Brite!

  • 10
    Sirens of Sequentials - CJ Pendragon Nov 14, 2018

    Wisp has been whisked to relative safety to another world, one that's normally bright and colorful, but is now devoid of Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    On Comics Ground - Timothy Quail Nov 16, 2018

    What we have here is a really fun comic that kids will love, and adults can enjoy reading to them. The characters and universe appeal to younger sensibilities without it being shallow. Overall, a great all-ages book that does not lean on the nostalgia of the original material. Read Full Review

  • 8.7
    Major Spoilers - Stacy Baugher Nov 17, 2018

    RAINBOW BRITE #2 is a refreshing update to an older franchise that feels smart and new. Recognizing that every girl is a potential hero, it looks like it could be one of those titles to make memories for a whole new generation. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Critical Blast - RJ Carter Nov 13, 2018

    Jeremy Whitley andBrittney Williams continue to deliver an engaging story that draws upon a rich lore of characters and themes, modernizing them while keeping them kid-friendly. In a world overrun by the grim and gritty, RAINBOW BRITE shines! Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    But Why Tho? - lizzylynngarcia Nov 14, 2018

    Whitley writes an incredibly likable Wisp. Additionally, Williams' art adds a lot of whimsy to the story with its cartoonish design. In a book called Rainbow Brite, color is very important. While a lot of this issue had to rely on grays, the end panelsare beautifully colored and drawn.Pinto's coloring within the last three pages of the book elevates the book entirely. The last pages smartly feature little dialogue and instead focus on Wisp's expressions and transformation. Overall, I highly recommend this book for someone looking for a lighter read as well as fans of Rainbow Brite both new and old. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    GTMedia Reviews Dec 11, 2018

    I enjoyed this book but the post read impression I had afterward was that issues 1-2 needed to be combined into a double sized comic. Audiences would have loved it especially since Rainbow Brite doesn't technically show up until this issue. 

    Enough with the spilled milk. 

    Wisp and Twink are on the run. After escaping some of the colorless creatures they stop and provide some exposition regarding the situation. Twink says that each "Color" has a guard but the color guards have been captured and the "Color" mines are being sealed off. This is why the locations have the washed out appearance. 

    Wisp also explains that while each color has a guardian there is a champion that can control all colors "Rainbow B more

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