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'Men go and come, but Earth abides.'- Ecclesiastes 1:4 Decades after 'The Blight' all but wiped out the human race, Mother Nature is taking back what's hers, and she's not alone...The Hinterkind have returned.

From the last, lost corners of the world they come, a myriad menagerie of myth and magic...but these aren't childhood fairytale creatures. They are flesh, blood and passion, and they have a long-simmering hatred for those who drove them into the shadows: The human race!

After her grandfather disappears, Prosper Monday must leave the security and seclusion of their Central Park village to venture into the wilds to find him, unaware of how much the world has changed. Or how hungry it has become...

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3.67 stars 3.67/5 Stars Average score of 3 user reviews

They laid the foundation. 0

Lots going on in this issue. Your bombarded with information and tons of questions and none get answered, which is good. It's only the first issue after all. The setting is great and I like the supernatural flare they added. I almost had it pegged for a regular post -apoc book until the monsters and hybrids showed up. This book is laying a solid foundation for a potential comic book home run. They've stacked the bases but can they knock it out of the park? We'll see. ...

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Hinterkind #1 Rating 0

Cover & Solicit - 4/5Would I pick-up or buy the comic based on the solicit or cover alone?Are the alternate covers appealing?Does the solicit and cover portray what happens in the issue?Do I like the artist's style on the cover?Art, Colors & Inking - 3/5- Weighted DoubleDo I personally like this artist's style?Does the artist stay true to the characters appearance?If there are multiple artists do they blend well and not disturb the reading experience?Does the coloring/inking blend well w...

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Nothing Special 0

Like a poorly written, low budget sic-fi show this story goes where every post-fall or post-apocolyptic story has gone before. The drawing tries for a 'Dark Tower' feel but comes off as a lazy attempt which they hoped would pass for artistic brilliance. The dialogue is incredibly wooden and the characters, aside from the one with a new mutation, are very forgettable. Very disappointed with the first issue....

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