I ignore the backstory of the Eternals, which is anyway not vital to understand this book, but I struggled - heavily - to really get in the story.
It is not bad, of course, but not as good as I hoped a Gaiman graphic novel could be.
I'd read some pretty bad reviews of this book, so I was surprised when I actually read it and found out it was actually very good.
Gaiman seems to capture the true essence of Kirby's Eternals, adding some Gaiman flavor to the mix and creating really solid characters and a really good story.
Also, I'd never really "dug" Romita Jr.'s art... before this. Now I really love it, he's a true master, like his father before him....Continua
I thought the main idea of this book was a little silly, I suppose it had been adapted from a much earlier Marvel idea and it really showed. There were some fairly interesting bits thrown in but for the most part I found I had a rather hard time caring about what happened. Definitely not Gaiman's best....Continua