Monstress #19

Writer: Marjorie M. Liu Artist: Sana Takeda Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: January 23, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 2
8.7Critic Rating
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Five-time Eisner Award winner for 2018

As Maika and Corvin search for Kippa through a warped and lethal land, Kippa herself will face her own terrible monsters...

  • 10 - Nicole Drum Jan 23, 2019

    There isn't a single thing about Monstress #19 that is anything short of excellent ,and if you aren't reading the title yet, this issue is a great place to jump in -- and you should. Read Full Review

  • 9.4
    Comicsverse - Jhoan Suriel Jan 23, 2019

    MONSTRESS #19 reveals a few twists and fleshes out Maika and Kippa. The pacing is good, panels flow well with an air of despair, and there's a few teases set up like chess pieces. The new revelations no doubt will come into play in future issues. Welcome back MONSTRESS! Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Bleeding Cool - Leigh Kade Jan 21, 2019

    Monstress is epic fantasy done right and is probably suitable for teens (and adults) looking for a break from the standard "tights and fights" genre in comics. There's liberal use of profanity, and the blood spilled in this volume is extraordinary, but that shouldn't deter readers from checking it out. Monstress is the real deal, with compelling, fully realized female protagonists, epic confrontations, and endearing characters. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    AiPT! - Mark Buckeldee Jan 22, 2019

    Monstress #19 is another visit to the beautifully brutal life of Maika Halfwolf and her companion Kippa. This introduces some new questions and sets up some new challenges, but this issue does feel more like a stepping stone for future great issues rather than a great issue in itself. Read Full Review

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