Black Stars Above #2

Writer: Lonnie Nadler Artist: Jenna Cha Publisher: Vault Comics Release Date: December 18, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 4
8.8Critic Rating
8.9User Rating

The storm continues to gestate. Lost in a wilderness known as The Green Ribbon, Eulalie is faced with an impossible decision: return home to a family that has forsaken her, or finish her journey to the northern town to deliver the mysterious package. She must decide wisely, for threats lurk behind every tree and the snow has an appetite of its own.

  • 9.8
    Comics Bookcase - Zack Quaintance Dec 18, 2019

    In Black Stars Above #2, this book continues to establish as a truly singular comic. Whenever I have this book understood, the talented creators add another layer to their survivalist cosmic horror story, resulting in a layered and complex tale that feels truly special. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    AIPT - Ari Bard Dec 17, 2019

    Black Stars Above #2 is a suspenseful, exciting, and terrifying trek through the limits that explores the human condition and the limits of sanity. Nadler, Cha, Simpsion and Otsmane-Elhaou are bringing something new to the current state of horror comics. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Newsarama - Justin Partridge Dec 19, 2019

    Just the right amount of poetic and unsettling, Black Stars Above #2 avoids the sophomore slump. Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    The Fandom Post - Shawn Hacaga Dec 25, 2019

    Is the world meant to be known or do we shape our own realities? These are the tough questions that Eulalie has to constantly ask herself. And worse yet, she has to find the answers alone. This was another great issue that continues to deliver a fantastic eldritch tale. The artwork is simply amazing. I feel like I'm going to say this every issue but it's true. The imagery is just so realistic and combined with the excellent coloring, it's a hauntingly beautiful experience. The musings from Eulalie's journal entries are my favorite part of the comic. Her emotions ooze from each entry and it feels like we're experiencing the journey with her. Black Stars Above definitely has my attention and I can't wait to see how this mystery unravels! Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Multiversity Comics - Christa Harader Dec 20, 2019

    Black Stars Above #2 plunges Eulalie into peril with effective, tense storytelling. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Big Comic Page - Mark Scott Dec 18, 2019

    If you didnt pick up the first issue of this series, sort it out. If you did then make sure you dont miss this issue as this series is going from dark, tense, eldritch strength to strength. Read Full Review

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