The Boys #48

Writer: Garth Ennis Artist: Russ Braun Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Release Date: November 3, 2010 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 2
7.5Critic Rating
7.2User Rating

With Hughie absent, Butcher re-examines the Boys' first encounter with the Seven, trying to figure out what went wrong. But first there's some disquiet in the ranks to be dealt with, not to mention the return of an old and unexpected enemy- who finally, incredibly, has come into his own. Meanwhile, on the Seven's floating headquarters, a flying lesson goes badly awry... Proper Preparation And Planning, part one.

  • 8.0
    ComicList - Brandon Borzelli Nov 6, 2010

    The Boys are gearing up for the big battle with the Seven, but this issue puts in place several subplots to derail that confrontation. It's a good read and I felt it really pulled me in for this arc right from the start. I think this is going to be a very good arc from an already excellent series. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Book Resources - Ryan K. Lindsay Nov 5, 2010

    This issue is all about laying more seeds for the eventual forest of story that is going to come crashing together like waves of lava against ancient celestial lands. It's going to be epic, it's going to be intense, and it's going to be exactly what we've been waiting for. But wait we must, as this issue pushes us slightly further but mostly it feels like the polishing of barrels before the onslaught of bloodshed. Read Full Review

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