Cable #12

Writer: Duane Swierczynski Artist: Jamie McKelvie Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: March 4, 2009 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
6.3Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

PRELUDE TO WAR -- “WASTELAND BLUES,” PART 2 OF 2 For more than seven years, Cable has focused on one thing: protecting the little girl who he believes will grow up to become the savior of mutantkind. But now they’ve timeslid into a barren, lifeless pocket of the future, where there’s no food, no water, and no way out. When Cable collapses from hunger and exhaustion, the girl faces the first challenge of her young life: saving her protector. Rated T+ …$2.99

  • 7.0
    IGN - Daniel Crown Mar 4, 2009

    We'll see if "Messiah War" can rocket Cable out of its status as an average X-book, but for the time being there are some worthwhile moments here and there in the issue that warrent at least a look. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - David Hodum Mar 3, 2009

    I really enjoyed the issue but nothing really happens here. A lot of the issue feels like set up for the beginning of "Messiah War," but that's not to sound critical. Fans will not be disappointed. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comic Book Resources - Greg McElhatton Mar 9, 2009

    In the end, it's not a bad issue of "Cable" but I'm starting to really hope for a slightly different direction. I'm not saying we need Cable and Hope back in the present day, but something a little different (and more stable) would be nice. Please? Read Full Review

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