Title: The Unsound # 1 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Written by: Cullen Bunn Illustrated by: Jack T. Cole Lettered by: Jim Campbell Cover by: Jack T. Cole Variant Covers by: David LaFuente, Michael Dialynas Price: $ 3.99 US Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Website: www.boom-studios.com Comments: The art is indistinct. It looks smudged without enough detail. Ashli's hairstyle looks nice and her face with all the freckles is memorable. Ashli Granger gets a new job. Saint Cascia is a place for patients with varying pathologies. As Ashli tours the building things keep getting stranger and stranger. This place is dangerous. Ashli by coming here has placed herself in danger. It is hard to tell how the patients will act. Here in this insane asylum who is really insane? You will find the story and characters do get you thinking and wondering. Ashli will she survive her first day of work? Will you the reader be able to figure out all the weird stuff occurring around her.
Title: The Unsound # 2 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Written by: Cullen Bunn Illustrated by: Jack T. Cole Lettered by: Jim Campbell Cover by: Jack T. Cole Price: $ 3.99 US Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Website: www.boom-studios.com Comments: Ashli was attacked by patients that do not exist. Ashli is interviewed about it by a Dr. Kearney who works there at the mental hospital. The patients do run wild. Here a full scale riot breaks out. Strange things are going on involving Ashli. A Prince is mentioned but not shown and he is coming and he wants Ashli. Only she among the staff can hear the bells ringing. What does that mean? This insane asylum is filled with crazy insane things and people. You will be let wondering what the hell is going on here? Why is this happening? The art is perfect for this style of story. Ashli is a cute new nurse at the asylum and her coming here seems to have upset everything. The story itself is slowly building and leading where well you will have to read the rest of this series to know that.
Title: The Unsound # 3 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Created by: Cullen Bunn Written by: Cullen Bunn Illustrated by: Jack T. Cole Lettered by: Jim Campbell Cover by: Jack T. Cole Price: $ 3.99 US Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Website: www.boom-studios.com Comments: Xeres is a weird personality. Ashli seems to be his focus. What is special about her and who is this Xeres? Xeres leads the patients and staff to a place that is definitely not normal. What is this place? Is it what madness looks like? Some things are revealed and also more questions are added. Things really do turn even weirder here. The art is done perfectly to show off the craziness of this place and those within it. There are layers here as you descend into insanity. The hospital is a focus point for what festers within. One question though you will be asking yourself is what is up with the masks? Why hide their faces? What and who will come if they do not? Also who is that doctor like character who looks like he is in charge? Ashli now she is a focal point. What makes her so special, cause it is easy to tell she is very special.
Title: The Unsound # 4 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Created by: Cullen Bunn Written by: Cullen Bunn Illustrated by: Jack T. Cole Lettered by: Jim Campbell Cover by: Jack T. Cole Price: $ 3.99 US Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Website: www.boom-studios.com Comments: The visuals are weird. Especially the one eyed cat. Xeres, Ashli and the patients and doctors are in a place unlike any other. It is a crazy wild dangerous place. What do the masks do? Why do they hide and help those trapped below? Mysteries do abound here. We learn more about one of the orderlies than we might like to know. Ashli now we delve farther into her personality. She was a young girl who needed help and she did decide to help herself by helping others. She is the Mother of Blades but what does that mean in this crazy place. The more you learn of Ashli the more you want to know and you know there is more.