Alien #9

Writer: Phillip Kennedy Johnson Artist: Salvador Larroca Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: February 2, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 10
6.2Critic Rating
7.6User Rating

•  Carnage consumes the settlement.
•  Who will survive the night?
•  Where is sanctuary? And how will they get there?


  • 8.6
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Feb 2, 2022

    Larroca delivers some beautiful, visceral art to the issue with moments of beautifully detailed characters intercut with gore and violence that remind the reader of the threat the characters face. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Weird Science Marvel Comics - mrgabehernandez Feb 8, 2022

    Bits and PiecesAlien #9 treads on well worn territory in both the art and the writing. In the art, the familiar tropes are a success because they hit the creepiness nerve in just the right ways. In the writing, those tropes produce an issue that takes the originality of the colony's setup and devolves into formulaic territory. In short, this issue is a mixed bag of very good and very predictable. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    The Comicbook Dispatch - StoryBabbler Feb 2, 2022

    Alien #9 shows how the colonists of Euridice fare against the alien Xenomorphs, and they're not doing too well. The writing by Phillip Kennedy Johnson is fairly good, especially with the character dialogue and pacing. The art by Salvador Larroca is good except when it's supposed to be scary and energetic, making the comic feel slow here and there. Read Full Review

  • 2.0 - Chase Magnett Feb 2, 2022

    With less-than-terrifying Xenomorphs rampaging through a story that's been told many times before, it's difficult to find a reason this hiatus shouldn't have been made permanent. Read Full Review

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