Val Staples, who provides the colors, is also at the top of the game as well.
This trade paperback collects issues #6 to #10 of Marvel's Criminal series from the same creative team as the outstanding 2003-2005 DC/Wildstorm series Sleeper.
Brubaker dropped pebbles of plot into the pond of his story, then chased the ripples out for the readers till everything came together.
this is noir at its best! the story is gripping and full of twists, and the characters are gritty and lovable.Published 13 months ago by Had To Do It
This story contains elements common to a lot of the Brubaker/Phillips works when you boil them down - damaged people looking for something they see reflections of but don't quite... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Scott McFarland
Ed Brubaker does a fantastic job of gritty street level books. Here, there are so many characters that are different shades of "bad", with no true heroes. Read morePublished 18 months ago by S. Penrose
Name: Criminal Vol. 2: Lawless
Writers: Ed Brubaker
Artists: Sean Phillips (pencils, inks), Val Staples (colors)
Collects: Criminal... Read more
Both story and art are deceptively simple, and that's how Brubaker and Phillips get you hooked. Tracy Lawless is a bad dude going after other bad dudes -- the ones that killed his... Read morePublished on October 28, 2011 by Cliff
All the other reviewers have pretty much covered everything I might have to say about this so all I can add for my two cents is that I agree with the positive reviews on this... Read morePublished on November 11, 2010 by Andre
I usually find it pointless to comment on a ongoing series because future publications can really impact my impression. Read more
This trade paperback collects issues #6 to #10 of Marvel's Criminal series from the same creative team as the outstanding 2003-2005 DC/Wildstorm series Sleeper. Read morePublished on April 6, 2008 by K. W. Schreiter