Daredevil: Gang War #1
Written by Erica Schultz
Art by Sergio Davila
Inks by Sean Parsons
Colors by Ceci De La Cruz
Letters by Clayton Cowles
The Rundown: Elektra takes on the Heat in Hell’s Kitchen and discovers a mysterious benefactor arming them.
The gang war is raging throughout the city and Daredevil returns to Hell’s Kitchen to make sure that the criminal gang of ex-cops known as the Heat don’t take over. Unfortunately, her takedown of a high value member of the organization will reveal a mysterious and highly skilled assassin who is working behind the scenes.
After losing the target and getting some information from a dark source, Daredevil discovers that some very powerful weapons are being put into the wrong hands and she will not let them get into the city.
The Story: A thrilling, intense and exciting story that is exactly what this gang war storyline needs. Not only does the story focus on the event, but also creates some compelling obstacles for Daredevil to overcome as well as challenge her promise to Matt. The story takes some great moments to develop Elektra’s persona as Daredevil as well as the challenges of the role and the action is thrilling and suspenseful throughout.
The Art: Davila matches the energy and suspense of the story with awesome art that is filled with great intensity and energy.