Grizzly Shark #1

Writer: Ryan Ottley Artist: Ryan Ottley Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: April 6, 2016 Cover Price: $3.5 Critic Reviews: 12 User Reviews: 6
7.6Critic Rating
8.0User Rating

The sold out, cult hit black-and-white issue is back, now in full color! Followed by all-new issues that continue the bloody adventures of the world's most feared animal, the Grizzly Shark!

  • 10
    Horror Talk - James Ferguson Apr 11, 2016

    Grizzly Shark is such a damn enjoyable comic.  I read this with a grin on my face and had several laugh-out-loud moments.  That's probably saying something about my sense of humor, but I'm willing to bet that if you're reading this, you're in the same bucket.  Ryan Ottley delivers massive amounts of ridiculous fun in these 32 pages.  They just happen to be covered in blood. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Fox Force Five News - Keven Skinner Sep 22, 2016

    I didn't catch Grizzly Shark when it first came out" So I wasn't prepared for the onslaught of slapstick gore, brutal shark chomping violence and uncompromising dumb-fun that would transport me to a world of utter ridiculous brilliance in a one-sitting read Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Pastrami Nation - Nolan Smith Apr 10, 2016

    I might be sick, but I cannot wait until the second, all new issue hits. Lets see where this incredibly hungry shark goes for a sequel. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comicsverse - Pete Imbesi Apr 7, 2016

    Though the script and pencils are identical, even fans of the 2010 original have goodreason to return for GRIZZLYSHARK #1 thanks toPlascencia's stellar colors.If you're like me and this gem somehow flew under your radar, there's never been a better time to jump on-board.GRIZZLYSHARK RETURNS, the first new GRIZZLYSHARK story since the 2010 original, is back next month with the final installment in June. I know I'll be along for the ride. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comic Bastards - Steven E. Paugh Apr 6, 2016

    But I gotta say, while it didn't evoke the peals of laughter I was expecting, GrizzlyShark was as full-tilt delirious as you'd expect, and a pretty great way to spend a good 15 minutes. I'll definitely be back for more. Read Full Review

  • 7.9
    Geeked Out Nation - Grant Raycroft Apr 7, 2016

    Grizzlyshark #1 isn't the most necessary book on the market but it knows what it wants to be and executes that without fail. This is mostly Ryan Ottley's creation and the singular vision shines through. It's a book full of blood and sleaze, like it might have come from the minds of a Troma writer. The artwork matches the tone perfectly and Ivan Plascencia does masterful work on colors. Still it's primarily fluff and humor which varies between readers but if it's up your alley you should check it out. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    AiPT! - David Brooke Apr 5, 2016

    Like Ryan Ottley's work? Buy this. Like outrageous gore and lowbrow humor? Buy this. Expecting a story beyond excuses to see the Grizzly Shark eviscerate people? Steer clear for the Grizzly Shark will not bite you in the funny bone! Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    We The Nerdy - Chad Waller Apr 7, 2016

    Intelligence will not save you from a grizzly shark. Thankfully there are plenty of guns. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Multiversity Comics - Michelle White Apr 11, 2016

    A limited but enjoyable lowbrow adventure. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comic Book Resources - Leia Calderon Apr 11, 2016

    If you're a die-hard fan of silly fun with a healthy dose of random violence, you will absolutely enjoy everything Ryan Ottley's "Grizzly Shark" has to offer. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Big Comic Page - Chris Downs Apr 6, 2016

    Admittedly your enjoyment will entirely depend of whether you have a love of this brand of crazy, lowest-common-denominator black comedy, and some will blow it off as vapid nonsense, but Ottley is clearly having a blast here and reveling in the insanity, and has a wonderful sense of comic timing. And next issue promises even more, as our one-and-a-half survivors are pursued by our vengeful antagonist and, with Sea Bear yet to make an appearance, the series is bound to get even more outrageous. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ComiConverse - Darryll Robson Apr 6, 2016

    A fun piece of B-Movie goriness for an audience who accept and enjoy low brow narratives. Read Full Review

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