We Only Find Them When They're Dead #5

Writer: Al Ewing Artist: Simone Di Meo Publisher: Boom! Studios Release Date: January 27, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 8 User Reviews: 18
8.8Critic Rating
8.4User Rating

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* Destiny has come for the endeavors of the Vihaan II.
* Malik and Richter face off for the last time and only one will survive.
* Their uncertain futures will be forever changed by a shattering discovery.
* Please Note: The Spoiler Variant will be bagged to protect the shocking ending of this issue!

  • 10
    But Why Tho? - Max Funkey Jan 31, 2021

    Overall, I found We Only Find Them When They're Dead #5 to be a conclusion that makes a masterpiece out of its story's whole. Ewing has delivered a five-issue arc that absolutely drips with style, tension, and drama. Read Full Review

  • 10
    DC Comics News - Kendra Hale Feb 9, 2021

    You would be hard pressed to find a series able to always match their interior artwork with that of the covers themselves. This series has everything you could want, a thrilling sci-fi story, a personal battle, Gods, and beautiful art. It is such an original concept that I still say if you haven't at least read an issue, you are letting yourself down. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AIPT - Dan Spinelli Jan 26, 2021

    A book about floating space gods knows when to go big. The genius of Al Ewing and Simone Di Meo is to know when to go small and make the character moments shine. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    COMICON - Brendan M. Allen Jan 28, 2021

    We Only Find Them When They're Dead continues tightening the screws. Just when you think there's some resolution in this issue, there's a huge cowboy cliffhanger that sets up a whole new level of intense drama moving forward. Couldn't put this thing down if you wanted to. It's excruciatingly addictive. Read Full Review

  • 8.6
    Black Nerd Problems - Mikkel Snyder Jan 27, 2021

    As an end to the first arc, We Only Find Them When They're Dead sticks the landing, but perhaps a little more shakily than I would have hoped. That said, I will be tuning in for the next arc when it does come up, and in a competitive market, that is a resounding endorsement. Read Full Review

  • 8.2
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Jan 27, 2021

    Simone Di Meo delivers some beautifully detailed and vibrant art in this issue. There are great visual moments throughout and all of the action and suspense leads to a breathtaking finale. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Chase Magnett Jan 27, 2021

    The first book of We Only Find Them When They're Dead draws to a close by revealing past wrongs and establishing far greater ones in the future. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    Bleeding Cool - Hannibal Tabu Jan 29, 2021

    It all comes down to this as the mystery of the titanic dead beings called gods gets a huge new wrinkle as one space captain finally completes some old business. Read Full Review

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