Black Friday #1
Prev Series

Black Friday #1

Writer: Jon Clark Artist: Travis Williamson Publisher: Scout Comics Release Date: February 17, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 1
6.4Critic Rating
9.0User Rating

Black Caravan Imprint! Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year. Millions of Americans pack the aisles of retail outlets all over the country battling for the best bargains. While an unlucky clean-up crew deals with the aftermath of the latest Black Friday frenzy, they discover that years of pent-up negative energy has released something very evil and dark into their superstore, which is just the way corporate wanted it.

  • 8.2
    Graphic Policy - Brett Feb 17, 2021

    Black Friday #1 is a fantastic start to the series. It builds the tension and ups the scare factor as the store progresses right until the final panel. It makes sure to deliver doses of humor throughout and presents the characters enough to connect and care about what happens to them. This is a horror story that'll keep you bundled up safely in the cold months. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Horror DNA - James Ferguson Feb 28, 2021

    Anyone that's worked in retail has their own fair share of horror stories. Black Friday takes those to the extreme with a terrifying idea lurking just beneath the floor tiles and florescent lights. It will certainly have you thinking twice before taking that next trip out to the store. Read Full Review

  • 6.0 - Patrick Cavanaugh Feb 17, 2021

    Violent shoppers on Black Friday have been parodied enough that any story setting itself in that world seems like it would have little room for invention, but this debut issue's tease of something much larger or cosmically horrific has us at least intrigued about what the future might hold, though it might merely be buying itself time before delivering us everything we're expecting. Read Full Review

  • 5.5
    Multiversity Comics - Matthew Blair Feb 18, 2021

    A great premise with weird and appropriately creepy art that is crippled by a confusing and overly wordy script. Read Full Review

  • 5.3
    Major Spoilers - Matthew Peterson Feb 23, 2021

    There's something fascinating about this art, but the story's build and pacing are distracting and staccato, making for an odd reading experience. Read Full Review

Reviews for the Week of...