Star Wars: Age Of Resistance: General Hux #1

Writer: Tom Taylor Artist: Leonard Kirk Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: August 28, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 8
8.5Critic Rating
8.8User Rating

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MAROONED!
•  GENERAL HUX and KYLO REN crash-land on a far-off planet.
•  With no hope of rescue, the two are forced to work together to survive.
•  But can they survive each other?
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  • 9.6
    SciFiPulse - Patrick Hayes Sep 13, 2019

    This is the type of story one wishes would actually be a film. Hux is sympathetic, horrible, and vengeful. His devious machinations are spectacularly wicked. The artwork compliments the story wonderfully, and the colors contribute to the otherworldliness of the story. This is the rare comic that exceeds the film. I loved this. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AIPT - David Brooke Aug 28, 2019

    An enjoyable Hux/Kylo adventure that serves to reveal a bit about Hux while giving us more time to see these two hate each other so well. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Patrick Cavanaugh Aug 28, 2019

    While Hux might not be your favorite villain, this Age of Resistance comic paints a bigger picture of the sequel universe, while also inspiring a sick admiration for watching such a sniveling character earn the rank of General. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    The Fandom Post - Chris Beveridge Sep 3, 2019

    I expect that as time goes on and the films finish that we'll see a bit more of a serious Hux portrayed in the comics if he's used but more so in the novels as the gaps are filled in. With his upbringing being as brutal as it was and tied to Phasma as she came into service when he was a child, there's a lot to explore there. Tom Taylor does a good job of delving into how he handles himself within the First Order as backbiting and intrigue rule the day for those with command level positions. Kirk's artwork is solid here and fits the title better than a bunch of his other Star Wars works since so much of the style and tone has been set by dozens of other books and artists. I'd love to see this team explore more of Hux and his rise within the First Order. Read Full Review

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