Saucer Country #3

Writer: Paul Cornell Artist: Ryan Kelly Publisher: Vertigo Release Date: May 16, 2012 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
8.2Critic Rating
8.0User Rating

Hypno-regression therapy, cutting edge aviation technology, and an abduction by rabbits! Things are getting really strange on the campaign trail in New Mexico, and Governor Alvarado is beginning to wonder: Has everyone in this state been "abducted by aliens"? The book we like to call "The West Wing meets The X-Files" ramps up as we meet the enemy and get a look into their big, black eyes

  • 8.6
    Outer Realm Comics - warriorfist Jun 1, 2012

    Saucer Country #3 is another solid outing that delineates the title's long-run intentions a little more clearly than its predecessors. That being said, the element of mystery is still aplenty in this series, and how Cornell and co. draw that out will be something to see in the upcoming months. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Weekly Comic Book Review - Dean Stell May 19, 2012

    Not the most eventful, but it's still a quality "advance the story" issue. Lots of series fumble the ball on the middle issue of a story arc, but that didn't happen here. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comic Book Resources - Kelly Thompson May 21, 2012

    Kelly's skills take a lot of pressure off of Cornell, allowing him to do exactly what he needs to with the story, without worrying about whether Kelly can deliver the visuals in a realistic and compelling way. A book like this could easily go wrong, but thanks to a strong creative team that is confident in their endgame, it's instead a fascinating book and one of the most unique I've read in a long time. Read Full Review

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