Get yer copy today, if not already! :p
At CBR, Caleb Mozzocco says that The Shadow Hero is “a must-read, and a contender for one of the best comics of the year.“
Catch the Green Turtle at San Diego Comic Con and stand a chance to win some original Gene Yang art!
See more shots of the costume at the First Second Blog.
Meanwhile here’s a pinup by NYT-best selling creator George O’Connor!
And a review from Comic Book Resources, where Sonia Harris writes that the book manages “this crazy juggling act of being truly inspired and new, while also being packed with loving references to everything that has gone before in the genre. “
A Green Turtle pinup by Kazu Kibuishi!
And a big thanks for Forrest Helvie for the review :)
The Shadow Hero gets more reviews!
Rich Barret at Mental Floss lists it as one of the Most Interesting Comics of the week, and suggests it’s “probably the best superhero comic you will read this year.“
Harper Harris at Geekrex has been reviewing in the single issue releases and finds “the Green Turtle to be my favorite new superhero in years. It’s wonderful to see these kinds of stories come out, and between Yang’s tight, clever scripting and Liew’s dynamic layouts and style, this one comes with very high recommendations!”
And Samantha Roehrig says “[t]his graphic novel is insanely powerful. The weaving of stories is creative and unique” over at Comics Bastards.
The Shadow Hero is officially out today!
Catch Gene on NPR’s Morning Edition next Tuesday, 7/15!
Here’s a piece on NPR’s Code Switch meanwhile : Was The Green Turtle The First Asian-American Superhero?