Youngblood #2

Writer: Chad Bowers Artist: Jim Towe Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: June 7, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 3
6.7Critic Rating
8.8User Rating

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The 'Blood is back, baby! But for how long? Shaft arrives in Baltimore with a warning for the team of rookie heroes calling themselves "Youngblood," but will it fall on deaf ears? Meanwhile, President Die Hard meets with the architects of the popular Help! app and struggles with just how far he's willing to go to protect the country. All this, plus Badrock keeping secrets? Seriously, Badrock...already? What the hell, dude, it's only the second issue?

  • 8.5
    GWW - River Godbee Jun 11, 2017

    Good take on a remake. It brings the idea to the characters. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AiPT! - David Brooke Jun 5, 2017

    While light on character work this series feels fresh and fun. Read Full Review

  • 8.2
    Multiversity Comics - Rowan Grover Jun 8, 2017

    "Youngblood" is moving in a great direction, one that should intrigue old fans and equally entice newer fans. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Daniel Gehen Jun 13, 2017

    When Youngblood #1 debuted last month, it was hailed as a breath of fresh air that successfully updated this original Image launch title for modern tastes. Unfortunately, the second issue takes all the fresh and interesting elements of that first issue and tosses them aside in favor of a bland, by-the-numbers superhero comic. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Outright Geekery - Ben Snyder Jun 5, 2017

    Youngblood #2 picks up where issue #1 left off, which uncreative characters, a clich story and inconsistent art. There is some hope that the series will pick up in quality, but as of this issue the spark is simply not there. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    The GCRN - Dan Clark Jun 9, 2017

    In all honesty, if some major changes and improvements are not made I do not see this new addition to Youngblood lasting longer than the first arc. I am unsure if it a byproduct of improper crafting or simply the ingredients have long passed their expiration date so no one would be able to make this book work. Read Full Review

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