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The Sentry #1 Review - Comic Book Revolution
Marvel’s announcement that they would be rolling out a new Sentry title took me by surprise. There was certainly no groundswell of fan support demanding that the Sentry be given a new solo title. Also, the Sentry is a tough character to handle. The Sentry has a convoluted past and is a bit of a one-note gimmick character. The Sentry’s split personality that he shares with the Void also severely limits what a writer can do with this character going forward. Having said that, Marvel has tapped Jeff Lemire to helm the Sentry’s new title. Lemire is immensely talented. If anyone can pull off a new Sentry title it would be Lemire. Let’s go ahead and hit this review. Words: Jeff Lemire Art: Kim Jacinto Colors: Rain Beredo Story Rating: 7 Night Girls out of 10 Art Rating: 4 Night Girls out of 10 Overall Rating: 5.5 Night Girls out of 10 Synopsis: We begin with Bob The Sentry sitting alone. He looks old and haggard. He has a long beard. He recounts how he used to the an iconic Golden Age super hero names the Sentry. However, he was also the villain The Void. That each time he did [...]