Blackbird #4

Writer: Sam Humphries Artist: Jen Bartel Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: January 9, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 7 User Reviews: 3
8.4Critic Rating
8.3User Rating

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Between pulling back the veil on the magic underground and learning shocking secrets from the past, Nina can't even right now. Also, she's terrible at flirting, and that's getting in the way of making out with Clint.

  • 9.9
    Comicsverse - Sydney Cooper Jan 11, 2019

    Sam Humphries and Jen Bartel both step up their creative game in BLACKBIRD #4. Humphries and Bartel both create a story that connects with the reader and will give you all the feels. Overall, BLACKBIRD #4 is another step up and creates hope for an even greater adventure in BLACKBIRD #5. Read Full Review

  • 9.1
    The Brazen Bull - Jaimee Nadzan Jan 8, 2019

    Blackbird #4 releases the brakes on Sam Humphries slow burn, accelerating the story exponentially.With the veil finally lifted, Humphries' series is free to venture anywhere; I'm looking forward to wherever the story leads. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    Black Nerd Problems - Mikkel Snyder Jan 9, 2019

    And the more that the book embraces its magical mystery, the more I find myself vested in its narrative. It's a lot of visual flare, but the story is a good scaffold. Read Full Review

  • 8.7
    Multiversity Comics - John Schaidler Jan 11, 2019

    In "Blackbird" #4, rock solid structure, outstanding characterization of the book's protagonist and consistently incredible artwork combine to deliver an issue worthy of the series' potential, perfectly setting up the climax of the first arc in the process. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AiPT! - Mark Buckeldee Jan 9, 2019

    Blackbird #4 may have many familiar urban fantasy tropes but it's main character and her emotional journey help it to stand out. A great looking book with an intriguing world and an ending that makes you want more. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    You Don't Read Comics - Russ Bickerstaff Jan 9, 2019

    The series may have missed an opportunity to do something truly original, but as pop urban fantasy Blackbird keeps it light, rolling into its fourth issue. Moments of clever originality between Nina and Sharpie continue to rest around the edges of a supernatural family drama that is beginning to pick up steam as relationships continue to get more and more complicated each month. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ComicBook.com - Jenna Anderson Jan 9, 2019

    The fantasy world of Blackbird still has a lot of new things to establish, something that is both a sort of blessing and a curse. Read Full Review

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