The Sandman Universe: Nightmare Country #6

Writer: James Tynion IV Artist: Maria Llovet Publisher: Vertigo Release Date: September 28, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 5
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The ancient witch known as the Thessalian has survived millennia of human atrocity via her cunning and remorselessness. But for the last 30 years, she's endured her greatest challenge yet: Los Angeles. Thessaly needs a change. A big one. And when she learns of the opportunity presented by the Corinthian's reappearance, may the old gods help anyone in her way! The horizons of the Nightmare Country open up in this standalone issue, as our tale grows ever larger and stranger...

  • 9.4
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Sep 27, 2022

    Llovet delivers some beautifully detailed and immersive art throughout the issue. The art style beautifully captures the dark tone of the stone as well as the artificial atmosphere of its setting.  Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Sep 27, 2022

    This book has kept us guessing from the start, making clear that everyone is up for grabs and no one is safe, and this unique issue only adds to the suspense as we head into act two. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    DC Comics News - Steve J. Ray Sep 27, 2022

    Sandman Universe: Nightmare Country #6 is a great issue. We get new characters, a terrific script, quirky art, and the return of an old favorite. The fact that this imprint will be growing with a second title (and hopefully more in the months and years to come) is a source of real joy. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AIPT - David Brooke Sep 27, 2022

    As a lead-in for Dead Boy Detectives, this is a must-read, but fans of classic Sandman should also find plenty to delve into as it explores the writer and other supernatural things. Undoubtedly not integral to the ongoing story, Sandman Universe: Nightmare Countryis still primo Sandman and, in many ways, precisely what Vertigo was made for all those years ago back in the '90s. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Jamie Lovett Sep 28, 2022

    Regular Nightmare Country readers might be a little perplexed by this issue, but aside from the ending literally telling them to go buy another comic, they won't be disappointed with its contents. Read Full Review

  • 7.4
    Comic Watch - Kevin Rossi Sep 27, 2022

    THE SANDMAN UNIVERSE: NIGHTMARE COUNTRY #6 is spooky fun and acts as a successful bridge into the next arc and possibly into another series. Read Full Review

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