Guardians of the Galaxy #16

Guardians of the Galaxy #16

Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Valerio Schiti Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: January 11, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 7
7.5Critic Rating
6.8User Rating

•  The forests of the Earth vary...
•  From prickly pines to bearers of fruit...
•  But now they're home to a new tree...
•  Who tells me that his name is Groot.
Rated T+

  • 8.0
    AiPT! - David Brooke Jan 11, 2017

    Guardians of the Galaxy #16 is a valiant and intriguing aside for conventional comic book storytelling that's admirable, but isn't quite as perfect as it could be. This issue will make you smile and maybe even hoot with some truly touching moments. Because it doesn't quite hit a home run – though a home run is in sight – you're left wishing it was just a little bit better. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    PopMatters - Jack Fisher Jan 18, 2017

    This basic, but effective approach makes Guardians of the Galaxy #16 one of those issues that fans of a specific character can cite when they want to explain why a particular character is so lovable. If Vin Disel's voice acting in the movie didn't do it for some, then the story in this comic should finish the job. He may be a giant talking tree with an exceedingly limited vocabulary, but he's as lovable as any furry animal that isn't armed with a machine gun. Rocket Racoon would do well to heed his friend's example. Read Full Review

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