Gideon Falls #13

Writer: Jeff Lemire Artist: Andrea Sorrentino Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: May 15, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 14
9.6Critic Rating
9.1User Rating

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"STATIONS OF THE CROSS," Part Two: Father Burke's hunt for The Laughing Man killer goes from the Old West to a steampunk version of Gideon Falls (complete with an otherworldly version of The Black Barn) where "The Bishop" is a new piece added to the cosmic chess board.  

  • 10
    ComicBook.com - Adam Barnhardt May 15, 2019

    When this title hits, it hits hard. What started out as a thriller is now straight-up horror with a sprinkle of this peculiar mix of supernatural and science fiction, resulting in a genre-bending tale that's absolutely incredible to take in. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Horror DNA - James Ferguson May 27, 2019

    Gideon Falls continues to surprise and terrify me in new and unexpected ways. It will literally send shivers up your spine in the way that only the best horror stories can. This is a book that will have you sleeping with the lights on. Read Full Review

  • 9.7
    Rogues Portal - Jim Allegro May 15, 2019

    So, too, will the artistic teams notable work. The methods of Andrea Sorrentino (Old Man Logan) and Dave Stewart (Hellboy) work as well in alternate worlds and times as in the modern setting of earlier arcs. Blurry line-work, serrated paneling, and bold reds are just as disconcerting in the Victorian Age of Gideon Falls #13. Steve Wands (Batman) expertly matches fonts to fears of dislocation that frame these places. The letters are rickety, as if they are hastily put together and about to fall apart. Except, that is, when Burke comes into conflict with the Laughing Man. There, bold and firm lettering anticipates conflict to come. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    Black Nerd Problems - Mikkel Snyder May 15, 2019

    It's never to late too jump aboard a fantastic series, and Gideon Falls is one such series. A masterclass of blending different horror elements alongside magnificent writing and art, Gideon Falls has only become a more engrossing read with each and every issue. Read Full Review

  • 9.2
    Multiversity Comics - Gustavo S Lodi May 16, 2019

    Continued below(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Final Verdict: 9.2 – With such a well-aligned creative team, delivering some of their best work ever, “Gideon Falls” is a monthly joy. By trusting on its own quality and being unafraid of keep pushing the envelope, it delivers in a big way. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Batman's Bookcase - Zack Quaintance May 14, 2019

    Gideon Falls #13 deserves all the money I can (and will) throw at it. Read Full Review

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