Excellence #2

Writer: Brandon Thomas Artist: Khary Randolph, Emilio Lopez Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: June 19, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 7 User Reviews: 8
8.8Critic Rating
8.6User Rating

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The Aegis protects the world, but not everyone is equal is their eyes. A lesson their newest recruit, Spencer Dales, learns the hard way when he crosses the Aegis's unseen master: the Overseer!

  • 10
    ComicBook.com - Matthew Aguilar Jun 19, 2019

    Writer Brandon Thomas creates a thrilling concoction that combines the weight of family, surviving grief, conflict of compromise, and defying insurmountable odds in a world that may be birthed from magic but feels incredibly real. Read Full Review

  • 9.7
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Jun 19, 2019

    Khary Randolph's art is absolutely beautiful. Every page is filled with impressive art and details. The action is fantastic and almost cinematic in how it plays out. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Newsarama - David Pepose Jun 20, 2019

    If you haven't been reading Excellence, you really owe it to yourself to catch up on one of the best adventure books on the stands. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AIPT - Benjamin Novoa Jun 19, 2019

    I have little doubt that with each new entry Brandon Thomas and Khary Randolph can put their own indelible mark on this new world of politics, drama, and magic. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    The Brazen Bull - Dave Robbins Jun 19, 2019

    Excellence is a story about what happens when someone does what is right rather than what is approved. This is a story about choices, consequences and perseverance in the face of injustice. Read Full Review

  • 8.1
    Multiversity Comics - Shamus Clancy Jun 24, 2019

    If "What if Erik Killmonger and T'Challa fought at the Ministry of Magic?" doesn't hook you, I don't know what will. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Black Nerd Problems - L.E.H. Light Jun 19, 2019

    Currently, however, I'm willing to hold on for the reveal. The worldbuilding is fun and feeds all my fantasy needs. I want to know what happens, why, who gets saved, who doesn't. Also, there's a code in each issue. I love this stuff. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Ken b Jun 20, 2019

    A lot of jumping around from age to age but still a good read.

  • 10
    freemanlouis7 Sep 19, 2019

    Love the lore of this world.

  • 10
    GTMedia Reviews Nov 30, 2019

    One of the saddest parts about reviewing comics is that you'll regularly hit a string of mainstream comics that get a lot of attention but are ultimately mediocre. Reviewing these books are a chore but you push through because you're a reviewer, it's kinda your job.

    On the other hand, you'll review a good book or great indie comic and nobody will read the blog or check out the comic. It feels like you're writing for no one and that even though you're spending time on a quality product, your audience would rather you spend time ragging on Tom King or the next ill-fated Captain Marvel relaunch.

    Brandon and Khary have put together a straight forward coming of age story and blended it into a fantastical world of magic an more

  • 8.5
    Phil B. Jun 19, 2019

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    sovereignsfall18 Jun 19, 2019

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    Santillan Jul 1, 2019

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    TheImageIsStrong Jun 20, 2019

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    Pantheon36 Sep 8, 2019

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