Flash #78

Writer: Joshua Williamson Artist: Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: September 11, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 9 User Reviews: 19
8.2Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

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It's "The Death of the Speed Force" for the Flash as our hero squares off with new force users Fuerza, Steadfast and Psych! If the Flash can't convince his fellow speedsters to unite and find a cure for the dying Speed Force, certain death awaits! Plus, Captain Cold's latest recruit is a familiar friend who's got a brand-new grudge...

  • 10
    DC Comics News - Derek McNeil Sep 23, 2019

    I have consistently enjoyed Joshua Williamson's run on the Flash, the series has gotten even better since the Year One storyline. Seeing a properly hopeful and optimistic Barry is a pure joy. I'm eagerly awaiting to see how the Death of the Speed Force wraps up and also to learn what Williamson has planned for the Rogues Gallery. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    Forces Of Geek - Lenny Schwartz Sep 11, 2019

    Williamson is a great writer. He knows how to make an exciting comic book that also goes a bit deeper. My favorite kind of writer. I'm excited to see what's next. It's been great. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Lyles Movie Files - Jeffrey Lyles Sep 11, 2019

    I've enjoyed this arc and with this cliffhanger, Williamson has some fun possible directions he can take it especially if the other Force Users get a boost whenever a rival is killed. Williamson continues 78 issues strong with one of DC's most consistently entertaining books. Read Full Review

  • 8.9
    GWW - Deron Generally Sep 11, 2019

    Rafa Sandoval has some beautiful art in this issue and everything from the action to the characters looks fantastic. All of the action scenes are filled with movement and power. I loved how this book looked from the first pages. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Sep 11, 2019

    It's maybe a bit too busy to explore all its players, but it's doing a great job of injecting some genuine suspense into the Flash's world. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Weird Science - Dan Mayhoff Sep 11, 2019

    This issue raises the bar for the Flash comic, which was somewhere in the middle, quality wise. This new issue gives us great action, amazing art, interesting characters, and incredible story progression We even get a cliffhanger that has me already thinking about how the future issues will deal with the consequences. I can't wait to read more. 8.0/10 Read Full Review

  • 7.3
    Comic Watch - Matt Meyer Sep 16, 2019

    Flash #78 continues to rocket "Death and the Speed Force" forward, turning a corner and upping the stakes in a big way. Read Full Review

  • 6.8
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Jose "Jody" Cardona Sep 11, 2019

    While a pretty book, the story has slowed down to assess the threat of the Black Flash. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ComicBook.com - Evan Valentine Sep 11, 2019

    If you're in search of a superhero comic that doesn't necessarily break the wheel, Williamson's run on The Flash may be worth your time. Read Full Review

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