Y: The Last Man #8

Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Artist: Pia Guerra Publisher: Vertigo Release Date: February 19, 2003 Cover Price: $2.95 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 6
8.0Critic Rating
8.4User Rating

Written by Brian K. Vaughan;
ART by Pia Guerra and José Marzan, Jr.;
PAINTED cover by J.G. Jones
In stores February 19.  Part 3 of the 5-part "Cycles."  In the mysterious town of Marrisville, the last man on Earth finally finds true romance.  Unfortunately for Yorick, it's not with his beloved girlfriend, who's still trapped on the other side of the planet!  Meanwhile, Agent 355 reveals a shocking secret...
FC, 32 pg

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Mar 6, 2003

    This book continues to hold my interest quite nicely, and while the big secret of Marrisville, Ohio is a little conventional, and the fallout from this discovery isn't given much room to play out before the Amazons enter the scene, I do have to credit Brian K. Vaughan for playing off yet another idea that I really hadn't given much thought to. It does seem that as this series moves along Brian K. Vaughan is steadily proving that the idea of every man on the planet being wiped out is a concept that is rift with potential ideas, and while the focus remains squarely on Yorick, this new environment that he moves through is what really draws my interest. My only quibble with this book would have to be the rabid hatred the Amazon group displays, as even before they discovered there was still a man alive, they were a highly unpleasant group, and Brian K. Vaughan needs to take some time to explain why they hold on to such hostility, in a world where they had seemingly been given everything the Read Full Review

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