The Pulse #1
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The Pulse #1

Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Mark Bagley Publisher: Marvel Comics Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 3
8.0Critic Rating
8.3User Rating

The Daily Bugle has never been a friend of the super heroes of NYC, but with profits down and the newspaper's survival on the line, J. Jonah Jameson turns the heat up a notch! Meet the Bugle’s new team of super hero investigative journalists ; Jessica Jones, Kat Farrell & Ben Urich, as they dig up the dirt on the city’s most famous heroes- no matter the cost or who gets hurt!

  • 10
    Comics Bulletin - Shawn Hill Feb 20, 2004

    This is a rock-solid winner. Dialogue-driven Bendis writing a story set on an urban newspaper? A no-brainer. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Dave Wallace Mar 4, 2004

    A fair first issue despite the absence of Jessica's P.I. identity and tendency towards strong language, but one which perhaps suffers in comparison to the high standards set by Bendis' other work in the field. Nevertheless, the development of incidental Daily Bugle characters holds a lot of promise and readers will likely be eager to see where this goes. By no means a solid gold hit from the off, The Pulse still holds a lot of promise by virtue of its down-to-earth approach to superheroics which promises a different point of view from the standard Marvel adventures many of us have grown up with. Read Full Review

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