Monkey Prince #5

Writer: Gene Luen Yang Artist: Bernard Chang Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: June 8, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 11
7.9Critic Rating
8.2User Rating

Monkey Prince and Shifu Pigsy travel to Atlantis, where they believe a shard of Monkey King's powerful jingu bang staff has fallen underwater...and if they can find it, Monkey Prince should be able to wield least they think! Take a journey to the waters with them, down to the Chinatown district of Atlantis where all the Chinese sea dragons thrive!

  • 8.5
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Jun 7, 2022

    This arc has a unique hook to it, with Marcus confronting his greatest fear, and it's another good start for a book that's becoming one of DC's best teen titles in a while. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Nicole Drum Jun 8, 2022

    This book is just beautiful and fun to look at. I love a story that I can enjoy without having to read it and this one certainly hits that mark. It's a very solid issue. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Major Spoilers - Matthew Peterson Jun 13, 2022

    Luen-Yang and Chang have a truly interesting story here, paired with unique and well-crafted art, making for a hero unlike anything else in comics. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Weird Science - Gabe Hernandez Jun 7, 2022

    Monkey Prince #5 moves Marcus and his family to a new town for a new arc in the Monkey Prince's early days. The art is great with improved coloring, and the pacing is more palatable, but the story feels like a replay of the first arc without much reason for it. Read Full Review

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