No. 1 With A Bullet #4

Writer: Jacob Semahn Artist: Jorge Corona Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: February 7, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 10 User Reviews: 3
8.4Critic Rating
8.8User Rating

With tensions mounting and the media drawn into a frenzy, Jad addresses allegations head on. Meanwhile, Nash inches closer to the void as stress-related hallucinations creep ever closer.

  • 10
    Horror Talk - James Ferguson Feb 14, 2018

    No. 1 with a Bullet is a horror comic like no other. It hits like a punch to the gut with real world monsters. These are not mythical beings or supernatural creatures. These are normal everyday people capable of incredibly heinous actions. That is a million times scarier than anything that fits the typical monster stereotype. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    GWW - Kristel Yeager Feb 5, 2018

    Another awesome dive into the life/mind of a social media and overall assault victim. In a world where #MeToo is so widespread, we need a kick*ss female lead like Nash! At the end of this issue, my favorite yet, we see her ready to fight back again. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Impulse Gamer - Lyla Saudi Feb 21, 2018

    No.1 With A Bullet is unsettling, realistic, and so intriguing that I cannot get enough of it! Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    The Brazen Bull - Charlie Chipman Feb 7, 2018

    Yet again, Jacob Semhan and the creative team behind No. 1 With A Bullet #4 have produced a polished book that is both entertaining and worthy of praise from readers and industry members alike. As we approach the end of No. 1 With A Bullet the story is expanding and getting deeper overall. Now that we're four issues into the series, I am confident that No. 1 With A Bullet be a series that readers will fondly remember for years to come. Read Full Review

  • 8.6
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Manny Gomez Feb 6, 2018

    No.1 With A Bullet continues to be a very relevant piece of science-fiction. With an extremely important theme, message and some truly unique art, this is a comic you should be reading. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Comic Watch - Ryne Wiley Feb 13, 2018

    No 1 With a Bullet never disappoints on its social commentaries. Acknowledging that much of the abuse in the book's plot is related to influence is a poignant aspect of the books themes. The constant descent of our hero Nash while her former boss seems to be on the rise becomes even more harrowing as we inch forward to an explosive climax. Read Full Review

  • 8.1
    Weird Science - Feb 10, 2018

    Another fine issue of a series that is fast proving to have an original voice, and which has found an original way to depict contemporary social issues and concerns. In fact it's hard to think of a book that taps into contemporary issues around gender roles and perspective as well as this one. Another strong installment. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Spartantown - Enrique Rea Feb 8, 2018

    'No. 1 With a Bullet' is an unflinching look at cyberbullying and toxic internet culture that permeates so much of our daily lives. Nash battles the lingering effects of being exploited as best she can, staying resilient amid debilitating hallucinations. All the while, there's a deadly mystery surrounding a potentially deadly stalker lurking right around the corner. This remains a devastating cautionary tale about technology enabling the monsters among us. It makes one damn vital read too.   Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comic Bastards - Cat Wyatt Feb 7, 2018

    The artwork for this issue was brilliant, especially the color palette. I didn't think I'd like the bright colors, especially in contrast to the heavier plot and subject matter, but it's oddly appropriate. Somehow the glaring nature of it all complements the story perfectly and vice versa. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    The GCRN - Dan Clark Feb 8, 2018

    Comics are designed to be consumed on an issue by issue basis, but at times you do have those series that work so much better in the trade format. The best writers are able to find a middle ground. Jacob Semahn and Jorge Corona are not quite there yet. They both have shown major promise with this book that makes me believe one day they could be, and it is that fact that makes me continue reading this series. Read Full Review

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