The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: The Tempest #1 (Top Shelf)

Writer: Alan Moore Artist: Kevin O'Neill Publisher: Top Shelf Productions Release Date: July 11, 2018 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 2
9.0Critic Rating
9.5User Rating

After an epic twenty-year journey through the entirety of human culture, Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill conclude both their legendary League of Extraordinary Gentlemen and their equally legendary comic-book careers with the series' spectacular fourth and final volume, "The Tempest." This six-issue miniseries is a celebration of everything comics were, are and could be. Opening simultaneously in the panic-stricken headquarters of British Military Intelligence, the fabled Ayesha's lost African city of Kor and the domed citadel of 'We' on the devastated Earth of the year 2996, the dense and yet furiously-paced narrative hurtles like an express loc more

  • 9.6
    Chuck's Comic Of The Day - Chuck Jul 14, 2018

    I hate to see the series end, but happily enough, it'spromising a hell of an ending. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    SciFiPulse - Patrick Hayes Jul 14, 2018

    I love books that make reference to other things and if I don't get them, I take the time to find out what they are. Nothing wrong with a book that makes you work to understand all of it. I expected that with this book. This is a fun story with great art. The text pieces are also fun for their tone. Everything about this works, but what else is there to expect from a Moore and O'Neill venture? Read Full Review

  • 8.9
    Multiversity Comics - Jim St. Pierre Sep 17, 2018

    Moore's complexity is matched by O'Neill's artistic vision and both keep the reader seeking for deeper meaning in the panels. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Chase Magnett Jul 11, 2018

    Wherever the series goes, the very last story in League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is bound to be memorable. Read Full Review

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