The Eighth Seal #2

The Eighth Seal #2

Writer: James Tynion IV Artist: Jeremy Rock Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: January 6, 2016 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 1
8.5Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

A horrific conspiracy has lurked at the back of American government for hundreds of years, and it seems First Lady Amelia Cole is caught in the conspirators' machinations. What do her visions have to do with the terrifying secret of the Eighth Seal?

  • 9.0
    ComicWow!TV - AD Boorman Dec 28, 2015

    Anticipation.  Dread.  Fear of the Unknown.  This is really what puts the FUN into horror comics. Read Full Review

  • 8.7
    Big Glasgow Comic Page - Dave MacPhail Jan 7, 2016

    Amelia's fall into darkness continues as we watch her embrace that which she should fear! An excellent second issue that raises as many questions as it answers and quickens the pace in an already exhilarating tale Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AiPT! - Nick Nafpliotis Jan 6, 2016

    But minor quibbles aside, I'm really glad IDW is releasing the series to a wider audience, especially since I missed it the first time. With horror comics making a fantastic surge of late, The Eighth Seal still manages to stand out. Read Full Review

  • 8.5 - Harrison Rawdin Jan 8, 2016

    The Eighth Seal #2 is a strong stride in the right direction as the plot begins to thicken around this conspiracy. Where this is going is anyone's guess but for now it's a smart ride worth taking. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Big Comic Page - David Gladman Jan 5, 2016

    The overall pacing has the feel of a tense political thriller, packed with various secret alliances and subplots. Given the nature of the book, however, I think it will become more horror based as the story continues. No bad thing, especially given what we've seen from the story so far. Highly recommended for fans of horror, political drama, and grotesque beasties that will make your skin crawl. Read Full Review

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