The Sandman Universe: Nightmare Country #2

Writer: James Tynion IV Artist: Lisandro Estherren, Christian Ward Publisher: Vertigo Release Date: May 11, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 7 User Reviews: 6
8.9Critic Rating
9.1User Rating

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With the Corinthian loose in the waking world, it's no surprise that people are turning up dead...although this time, they're not the nightmare's doing. (Well, most of them.) The Corinthian is following a trail of bodies to the mysterious Mr. Agony and Mr. Ecstasy...but what's their game? And even more pressing-whose tracks are they trying to cover?

  • 10
    DC Comics News - Steve J. Ray May 10, 2022

    As with the first issue, Sandman Universe: Nightmare Country #2 contains stellar visuals in both stories, with Simon Bowland's great lettering and James Tynion's writing unifying the two tales. This is a fresh, original, and lovely way of telling a story. Two issues and this series is a dream of a read, I can't wait to hold a printed copy of this issue. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    SciFiPulse - Ian Cullen May 17, 2022

    Overall. A really strong second issue, with a killer cliffhanger. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    AIPT - David Brooke May 10, 2022

    The Sandman Universe: Nightmare Country #2 is a near-perfect issue, although it relies on the first issue to truly reach that perfection. In many respects, Nightmare Country is beautiful in all its horrors as it explores what lies beneath blending the dreaming and waking life. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally May 10, 2022

    Estherren delivers some wonderful, stylized art that showcases the characters beautifully. There are some wonderful visual details throughout and the art brilliantly captures the dark reality of the waking world as well as the wonder of the Dreaming. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Get Your Comic On - Dave Jones May 10, 2022

    A dark story arc that takes you into the deepest parts of the underground taking you on a psychological journey like no other. Captivating and thought provoking, an arc that stays with you even after you finish, wouldn't say the best bed time reading. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Jamie Lovett May 11, 2022

    This series is proving to be a gift for Sandman fans. Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    Comic Watch - Kevin Rossi May 10, 2022

    THE SANDMAN UNIVERSE: NIGHTMARE COUNTRY #2 balances gorgeous art and terrifying visuals. There is something here for all Sandman fans. Read Full Review

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