Godzilla: Rulers Of Earth #1

Godzilla: Rulers Of Earth #1

Writer: Chris Mowry Artist: Matt Frank Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: June 26, 2013 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 8
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In the wake of the climactic conclusion of Godzilla #13 comes a brand new series! Dozens of new monsters have risen from the depth and are staking out their own territory, regardless of humanity's political borders! A war of dominance beings... will Godzilla end up on top? First he'll have to beat a new upstart... Zilla!

  • 10
    Florida Geek Scene - mikefavata Jul 3, 2013

    If you want to see beautifully drawn Kaiju destroying cities I'd suggest you add this to your pull lists. Especially since it sounds like this book is going to need as many pre-orders as possible to survive. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Analog Addiction - Tony Couto Jun 26, 2013

    Godzilla: Rulers of Earth #1 moves at Mechagodzilla-firebreath-fast pacing, and is an absolute treat for fans of Godzilla or over-the-top mayhem. A Roland Emmerich Production this is not, but an imaginative twist on the decades-old character. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AiPT! - David Brooke Jun 26, 2013

    I was pleasantly surprised how good this comic turned out and that's no slight on the property or the creators. It's a very hard thing to strike a balance between good story, action and have it paced so well. It has everything a plethora of readers would want. You get the monster battles, but also an introduction of concepts and characters you'll want to stick around reading about for months to come. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Stash My Comics - Leo Johnson Jun 27, 2013

    New readers can get into this. While, most already know of Godzilla in some form, even those that don't shouldn't have any problem picking up this story and joining the megazoologists as they seek to understand these gargantuan animals. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Unleash The Fanboy - Daniel Alvarez Jun 25, 2013

    Overall, Rulers Earth starts out nicely with everything we love about Godzilla. The fun atmosphere will be sure to appeal to everyone, and there's some really good monster action. Zilla, love or hate him, has never looked better. With a classic subplot straight out of one of the movies coming, it's safe to say this series is going to get big. And not to mention some of the Easter Eggs fans will pick up, such as a model of the Gotengo and a pic of Gorosaurus. Godzilla is back with what looks to be his best comic series yet. Read Full Review

  • 3.0
    Bloody Disgusting - Jimbus_Christ Jun 27, 2013

    While the issue offers an incredible mix of Godzilla monsters and more than any other book I can think of, it does so without any reasoning or strong story. “Rulers of the Earth” is chock full of plot, but as it stands no story. Perhaps the story of Lucy will truly emerge within a couple of issues, but as it stands this debut issue failed to hold my attention. Read Full Review

  • 2.0
    Comic Bastards - Carl Boehm Jun 26, 2013

    I know you can do better than this, IDW. Please, do better than this. Read Full Review

  • 0.0
    Crave Online - Iann Robinson Jun 27, 2013

    The Godzilla lore comes fully equipped with all the ingredients needed to make an awesome comic book. Turning out this dreck is shameful. Read Full Review

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