Paradiso #2

Writer: Ram V. Artist: Dev Pramanik, Dearbhla Kelly Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: January 10, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 8 User Reviews: 5
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8.8User Rating

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Whispers of the Pneumas have brought Hazard to Aquarius. Noira realizes that she's in deeper than she would have liked. And, in the aftermath of the attack on his transport, Jack tries to find a way into Paradiso but wanders into a close encounter of the weird kind. Powerful forces are on the move in Paradiso City, but to what end?

Yeah, there's one thing you'll learn about 'Diso soon enough. The stories you hear-especially the scary kind-tend to be true.

  • 9.6
    Outright Geekery - Christa Harader Jan 10, 2018

    Stick around for this one, folks, and I have a feeling you're going to learn to expand your definition of how to tell great stories in this medium. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AiPT! - David Hildebrand Jan 10, 2018

    The mystery behind the characters alone is enough to pique any reader's interest. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    ComicBuzz - D. J. Baldock Jan 9, 2018

    An interesting and action-packed continuation, Paradiso #2 raises new questions about the city, Jacks mission, and neatly starts to flesh out the villains. Although those wanting concrete answers to burning plot questions may be left a little disappointed, the subtler approach to storytelling employed here is by far a preferred narrative choice for me, and as such, I am definitely looking forward to the next issue. Paradiso #2 is out tomorrow from Image Comics. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    Outright Geekery - Tad Gibson Jan 3, 2018

    More often than not, many independent series fail to live up to the hype of their first issue.Paradiso #2, however, is an exception. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Multiversity Comics - Matt Lune Jan 11, 2018

    The mystery deepens as we and the characters delve into the city of Paradiso Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    All-Comic - Jonathan Baldessari Jan 12, 2018

    Paradiso #2 gives up more of the mystery to better define its world, with an interesting cast that will vie for your attention. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Newsarama - David Pepose Jan 12, 2018

    Nobody said getting to paradise would be easy - and to be honest, no one said reading Paradiso would be easy, either. There's a singular, idiosyncratic voice that informs writer Ram V and artist Devmalya Pramanik's work, and for those who enjoy the weird post-apocalyptic sci-fi vibe this series is putting out, it'll be off to the races. Read Full Review

  • 5.8
    Graphic Policy - Logan Dalton Jan 10, 2018

    I really wanted to like Paradiso #2 after a promising premiere issue and an epic flashback sequence showing the rapid transition from hope and optimism in technology to death and cynicism, but the half-baked characters and sluggish plot (Rooftop chase aside.) means I won't be making a return journey to this world. Read Full Review

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