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Gunwitch: Outskirts of Doom (Nocturnals #4)

3.55  ·  Rating Details ·  47 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
The Gunwitch, silent and deadly bodyguard to the misfit family of monstrous heroes known as the Nocturnals, breaks away in his first solo adventure! When the pistol-packing Gunwitch and his young charge, Evening Horror, find themselves in a small town ravaged by undead outlaws and true Hell's Angels -- motorcycle ridin' vampires -- The Gunwitch takes it upon himself to ...more
Paperback, 104 pages
Published May 20th 2002 by Oni Press (first published April 12th 2002)
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Orrin Grey
Apr 06, 2009 Orrin Grey rated it it was ok
Shelves: comics
I like Dan Brereton and his Nocturnals, and I have rapidly fallen completely in love with Ted Naifeh, but The Gunwitch: Outskirts of Doom is a letdown from both perspectives. As usual, Naifeh's art is good, but seems to lose something when he's working on other peoples' material (and in the less cartoon-y style that's demanded here).

Not necessarily a bad read for fans of either creator, but not particularly recommended either.
Dec 29, 2014 Travis rated it it was ok
Shelves: graphic-novel
I was not aware this was part of a series called The Nocturnals, but that doesn't make much difference. Like Brian Michael Bendis says in the introduction the story is basically Red Harvest, Yojimbo, A Fistful of Dollars, etc. but with a Halloween flair. Nothing special in the short three issues but nothing bad either. Everything moved along a bit too quickly buy at least it didn't drag along and stretch out any longer than it needed to tell the story. The art was so-so. Everything was clear and ...more
Jul 02, 2009 Eric rated it liked it
Shelves: comics
I've never read the Nocturnals, but I picked this up at the Con last year and finally got around to reading it. It was fun; reminded me of a mix of Hellboy and the Underworld movies.
Dec 09, 2011 Duchovney rated it liked it
The art is great. The story was pretty good, I just hoped for more from the story. I loved the Nocturnals series but the stand alone gunwitch, just not as good.
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