Sword of Azrael #5

Writer: Dan Watters Artist: Nikola Cizmesija Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: December 7, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 9
8.8Critic Rating
7.9User Rating

Reeling from his confrontation with the Order of St. Dumas' origins, Jean-Paul Valley and Azrael find their faith crumbling. Disgusted by the shortcomings of his would-be-brother, Father Valley arrives to mete out justice unto the failed Azrael. And the sentence is death!

  • 10
    Dark Knight News - Steve J Ray Dec 6, 2022

    It's great when a piece of fiction can present opportunities for discussion and truly shine a light on society and the human condition. Very few series do it better than this one, and Sword Of Azrael #5 could actually be the best issue of the run, so far. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    Batman-News - William Martin Dec 6, 2022

    I don't know how else to say it. This series is great! If you haven't been reading it, I sincerely hope you grab the trade when it comes out. I've given nothing but praise for the series already and issue 5 is the best yet! It truly is a good time to be an Azrael fan. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Chase Magnett Dec 7, 2022

    Wherever Sword of Azrael ends, it's clear that it's (anti-)hero still has plenty of story left to tell. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Dec 6, 2022

    This series has been strong when it comes to its surreal and creepy visuals, but it's lacking something in terms of characters to root for. As Jean-Paul goes deeper and deeper down the rabbit hole, he starts to feel less like a protagonist and more like a threat himself. Read Full Review

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