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Should You Binge-Watch 'The Boys' or Skip It? Here's What Critics Are Saying

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Amazon Prime Video released The Boys on July 25 — several hours before its scheduled debut. This irreverent black comedy follows a group of vigilantes known as The Boys who set out to take down a group of celebrity superheroes who are abusing their powers. 

The series is based on the comic book of the same name by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. But does its quirky concept translate onto the screen? Here are some of The Boys' reviews so far. 

So are The Boys' reviews bad, good, or super? 

We haven't typically seen superheroes with snark, so The Boys is really venturing into new territory in that sense. The risk was worth the reward, though ⁠— at least according to the majority of early reviews we've seen.