Valkyrie: Jane Foster #7

Writer: Jason Aaron, Al Ewing Artist: Pere Perez Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: January 15, 2020 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 12 User Reviews: 22
8.9Critic Rating
8.7User Rating

TIME OF DEATH: NOW!
Valkyrie teams up with Marvel's Mightiest Medics to save the life of the ultimate patient - Death herself! With a universal force on the cosmic operating table, the end of everything is one slip of the scalpel away... but has one of Jane's surgical team forgotten their Hippocratic Oath?
Rated T+

  • 10
    Beyond The Panel - Jideobi Odunze Jan 15, 2020

    Already I can see Valkyrie: Jane Foster being one of the top books to hit shelves for Marvel. This is the kind of book you can appreciate when it takes a character you see one way, and reinvent the way you see that character. Valkyrie: Jane Foster #7 not only continued to accomplish that, but took that step further to explore a corner of the Marvel Universe that not many creatives are bold enough to journey into. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    You Don't Read Comics - Russ Bickerstaff Jan 15, 2020

    This step into further mysteries of the Marvel Universe makes the cosmic-level stuff feel all the more vital. Which is quite an accomplishment given the fact that the entire universe has had relatively regular threats to its existence pop-up one or more times per year since it first debuted in 1961. The sense of the infinite that Ewing and Aaron have instilled in the latest Jane Foster keeps a tired, old shared universe feeling fantastic over half a century since its conception. Ewing and Aaron are doing really important work with this series. Read Full Review

  • 9.4
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Jan 15, 2020

    Perez imbues the art with both beautiful details and stunning action. Even though the story is character focused, Perez is allowed to create a beautifully strange and stunning world for these characters to occupy. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Word Of The Nerd - Cat Wyatt Jan 15, 2020

    Valkyrie #7 was a brilliant issue, telling a story to do both Jane Foster and Valkyrie justice. This is the sort of plot fans have been hoping for, and it did not disappoint. While I have zero complaints about this series continuing, I could have been happy, had this been the conclusion. And I feel like that's saying something. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Major Spoilers - Matthew Peterson Jan 23, 2020

    A truly thoughtful story that examines the concept of Death through the lens of a world where death is cheap, with excellent art and a fun cast of returning Doctors. I recommend it. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AIPT - David Brooke Jan 15, 2020

    This is Al Ewing's last issue on the series before Torunn Grnbekk takes over as co-writer with Aaron and I can't see a better issue to go out on. It captures the heart of Jane Foster well, offers lots of creative ideas, and makes for a fun adventure.  Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Henchman-4-Hire - Sean Ian Mills Jan 18, 2020

    This two-part story was short, but it is oh so sweet! I wish more comics were as creative as Valkyrie. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    Comic Watch - Gabriel De Jesus Jan 19, 2020

    Jane Foster: Valkyrie #7 (Ewing, Aaron, Perez, Aburtov) is another enjoyable issue, but leaves me wanting more in a less than good way. However, the potential ramifications for Jane and the Marvel world as a whole make it a story worth reading. Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    On Comics Ground - Joanna Robinson Jan 17, 2020

    Jane, Dr. Strange and their gang of Medics have reached Death's Castle, but what is waiting inside for them and can they save or let alone WANT to save Death? Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Charles Martin Jan 15, 2020

    I come back to where I started here: If you're underwhelmed by this series, this issue's weak points -- chiefly Team Doctor's shenanigans -- will reinforce your distaste. But the good news is, Valkyrie #7 offers an ample reward for those who have fallen in love. The character work lavished on Jane here is more than enough to make it a must-read for fans. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Newsarama - Kat Calamia Jan 17, 2020

    Jane continues to bring a human perspective to some very complicated concepts, and this central theme is why Valkyrie: Jane Foster is one of the best superhero comic books on stands. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Tanner Dedmon Jan 15, 2020

    Valkyrie: Jane Foster has gone to some strange places, but this seventh issue is the most intense and thoughtful ones yet. Read Full Review

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