The Valiant: #4 (of 4) (Valiant Next)
Writers: Jeff Lemire, Matt Kindt
Artists: Paolo Rivera, Joe Rivera
Letterer: Dave Lanphear
Cover Artists: Paolo Rivera, Jeff Lemire, Matt Kindt, Francisco Francavilla
We have now finally reached the conclusion to what was reported to be the game changer for Valiant. and they were… correct! Gilad, Bloodshot, and the entire Valiant universe of heroes were on hand for this event. The action was intense, the ending… shocking. Right in the feels, man, right in the feels.
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The writing team of Lemire and Kindt have delivered a 4 issue combo punch right to the guts. At this point I wouldn’t be surprised if this story arc wins arc of the year. This series did change the landscape of the Valiant universe and brilliantly sets up Bloodshot: Reborn.
What can I say about the art team of Paolo and Joe Rivera that hasn’t already been said? Fantastic paneling, visceral artwork that made my teeth grind with pain of what was being shown to me.
The cover, also by everyone involved…I literally have no words to describe it as I now know the relationship between the two that are pictured.
This whole series deserves a 5 out of 5 rating. If anyone new to Valiant picks these up, they will be Valianteers for life. Personally I would love to give a higher rating than…