Shinku #5

Shinku #5

Writer: Ron Marz Artist: Lee Moder Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: October 17, 2012 Critic Reviews: 3
9.1Critic Rating
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Shinku holds the key to wiping out her vampire enemies, but will she be able to unleash it in time" And even if she does... can she survive it herself" The first story arc of the selllout monthly series ends not with a bang, but with a blood-red splatter!

  • 10
    Geekality - Worm VonChaos Oct 17, 2012

    Image has been at its very best over the past year and this is just another very cool title from the publisher. I would say this is the only cool Vampire story going on right now, with the exception of maybe American Vampire which is kind of cool. This issue begins with the main character recovering in the hospital when the vampires attack and abduct Davis, still wounded she goes to their hideout and kicks total ass with the assist by Oshima. That about covers the whole issue but that is totally okay because it was action packed and very violent, which I really like! As I have said before I always enjoy a beautiful female character who can kick ass. This book has a really simple enjoyable story with gorgeous colorful art. This creative team has put out a wonderful series that makes me want to read the next issue, so all I have to say is keep it up! Read Full Review

  • 9.2
    IGN - Joey Esposito Oct 17, 2012

    In a week filled with some of the industry's best series hitting the stands " Daredevil, Hawkeye, Wonder Woman, and some others " I'm overjoyed to be able to add Shinku to this glorious release day. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Newsarama - Lan Pitts Oct 22, 2012

    Shinku #5 is not really a good jumping on point, per se, but if you dig it, I say go back and check out the previous issues. But if the showdown between Shinku and a ton of vampire goons and Asano doesn't sell it for you, you have my sympathy. I think Shinku is a book that comes along that mixes genres together to create something shiny and new. Read Full Review

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