Chained to the Grave #1

Writer: Brian Level, Andrew Eschenbach Artist: Kate Sherron Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: February 3, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 2
7.9Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

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Brian Level & Andrew Eschenbach (w) o Kate Sherron (a & c)
Outlaw Roy Mason has come back from the dead, chained to the headstone that marked his grave. It's a lawless time, a magical time, and the undead Roy soon finds himself caught between a rock and a hard place as he sets out in search of treasure. But Roy, trying to do right by the wife and children he left behind, soon finds out that everything is not always as it seems...
Writers Brian Level & Andrew Eschenbach (Darth Vader, Thanos, Deadpool) and artist Kate Sherron (Invader Zim, The Amazing World of Gumball) bring you a tail of intrigue, murder, magic, and the good ol' wild, more

  • 8.7
    The Brazen Bull - Dave Robbins Feb 10, 2021

    Chained to the Grave is a humorous weird western with enough plots twist to keep interest. Read Full Review

  • 8.2
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Darryll Robson Feb 3, 2021

    Chained To The Grave is an enjoyable and exciting read. The artwork may not appeal to everyone but the experimentation really pays off with this story. If you can't find something to like on these pages you're not reading it right. Read Full Review

  • 7.9
    Sequential Planet - Alexander Cole Feb 21, 2021

    Chained to the grave debuts with a well-written issue that does a good job of presenting its characters and their motivations while kicking off the story of the undead Roy Mason and his family fleeing from his murderer. Lettering throughout the issue is very well done. There's a lot of use of different fonts and speech bubbles between characters to highlight, especially with Roy. Sound effects are used effectively to suck the reader into the story too. The art is the real highlight though. The comic makes wonderful use of changing colours throughout each page in order to highlight certain objects and people. All in all, this was a solid although somewhat surreal comic that I'd recommend reading. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    Multiversity Comics - Quinn Tassin Feb 8, 2021

    "Chained to the Grave" #1 is an intriguing, confident start to a series that seems destined for pretty goodness Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    ComicBook.com - Chase Magnett Feb 3, 2021

    Chained to the Grave offers an entrancing walk away from the standards of horror and Western comics alike summoning something largely original with a lot of potential to be explored as this twisted adventure continues. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Quirky Genin Feb 5, 2021

    Feverishly colorful with whip-snap 2D pop art, wrapped inside of a ‘weird western’ decanter and served with a finishing sauce of “didn’t see that coming”, more please.

  • 6.0

    Chained to the Grave
    Issue: 1

    Publisher: @idwpublishing
    Writers: @mr_flyingtigerandy & @illuminauttattoo
    Artist: @katesherron
    Letterer: @micah_myers
    Editors: @peachchild311 & @chesirechat

    Outlaw Roy Mason has come back from the dead, chained to the headstone that marked his grave thanks to his wife Kora. Now resurrected, he is now in search treasure to make sure his family is taken care of. However, it not that simple or as it seems because others desire this lost treasure for themselves.

    IDW Publishing delivers us a new interesting story that meshes the genres of the wild west, horror and slight humor all together. This was an action packed issue from the moment he arose from more

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