American Vampire #17

    American Vampire » American Vampire #17 - Ghost War, Part 5 released by Vertigo on September 1, 2011.

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    Things go from bad to worse for Henry and his unit when they discover the terrible secrets inside the mysterious facility known only as "Unit 732." Will Pearl get there in time for a daring rescue?



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    Fate is up to chance. 0

    So this issue is the second to last issue of the Ghost War story arc and tensions are rising! So much suspense and apprehension is dispersed throughout this issue because we know it’s getting insanely close to the end of the arc. The main theme of this comic is survival and escape. Scott Snyder does a great job of evincing this through each character in the prison camp. They find some startling blood containers, which means this evil camp was planning on dispersing it throughout the island to i...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.

    Desperation 0

    Henry, Skinner, the Vicar, and Poole make their last stand as they fight there way out of their prison.    The Good The pacing in this comic is absolutely superb and really gets you wrapped up in everything that's going on. You feel the same sense of urgency that the characters have. The flow of panels the dialog, Albuquerque's art it all builds a great sense of tension.     Despite the members of the Vassals that we met in this arc being new characters it's amazing just how attached them Snyder...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.

    War Tastes Sweet 0

    Skinner Sweet and a handful of soldiers have fought their way through the Japanese and a mess of vampires when they find themselves in an even bigger dung heap -- a huge dirty bomb of infected blood ready to be dropped on America. The soldiers call in an air strike and the group tries to fight their way out in time. But can they make it out of the blast range before they're killed by the enemy? Or each other?Written by Scott Snyder and drawn by Rafael Albuquerque, issue #17 of American Vampire w...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
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