Shuri #2

Writer: Nnedi Okorafor Artist: Leonardo Romero Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: November 21, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 7 User Reviews: 11
8.7Critic Rating
7.3User Rating

The king of Wakanda has been missing for weeks. Now, his little sister is tired of waiting. It's time for Shuri - with a little help from Storm of the X-Men - to go save her brother for what must be the millionth time. But Wakanda expects the princess to take the throne - and the Panther mantle - once again. Can Wakanda survive without a Black Panther? Can Shuri?
Rated T

  • 9.8
    Comicsverse - Ronnie Gorham Nov 24, 2018

    Writer Nnedi Okarafor and artist Leonardo Romero continue their powerhouse run on SHURI #2 defining her as an individual instead of T'challa's sister. Read Full Review

  • 9.3
    Black Nerd Problems - Khadjiah Johnson Nov 23, 2018

    Okorafor and Romero cultivated a beautiful partnership that extends into this Wakandan paradise. By using ancestral practices as a foreground to pushing the craft forward, it not only opens up opportunities for historical appreciation but a new profound understanding of where it can take us. Read Full Review

  • 8.9
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Nov 21, 2018

    The second issue of Shuri is a fun departure that takes some really interesting and unexpected twists. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    On Comics Ground - Aaron Jones Nov 24, 2018

    Shuri is still on the hunt for her missing brother, the Black Panther, King T'Challa. She calls on the help of Storm and Chief Ikoko of the Mute Zones to get closer to finding him. Shuri is funny, interesting, and endearing, Pick up yours today if you like astral ancestors, foldable ships, and witty banter between T'Challa exes. Read Full Review

  • 8.3
    Major Spoilers - Matthew Peterson Nov 25, 2018

    Great design work and strong character plotting make for an issue that hard to put down, made even more impressive by a last-page shock. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    AIPT - Alex Curtis Nov 21, 2018

    This series refuses to be a mere spin-off and drives forward with engaging plot and character development. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Charlie Ridgely Nov 21, 2018

    Shuri isn't an incredible comic by any stretch of the imagination, but it's still a very enjoyable companion series to Black Panther. Read Full Review

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