The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage #3

Writer: Jeff Lemire Artist: Denys Cowan, Bill Sienkiewicz Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: June 17, 2020 Cover Price: $6.99 Critic Reviews: 10 User Reviews: 14
9.3Critic Rating
8.6User Rating

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It's 1941, and Hub City is on the brink of a world war...and private eye Charlie Sage is on the brink of unraveling an enormous conspiracy! If he could just get that mysterious dame in red to talk-and keep his kneecaps intact, what with that strike-busting muscle coming up behind him-then maybe, just maybe, he can break the terrible cycle that keeps leading him back, through the ages, to his own death...  8.5" x 10.875"

  • 10
    DC Comics News - Derek McNeil Jun 18, 2020

    The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage #3 was a treat to read, especially in the wake of Denny O'Neil's passing. Thanks to the creators for giving us readers a new story that pays homage to O'Neil's masterpiece. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Comics: The Gathering - Jay Hill Jun 16, 2020

    Being interesting, engrossing, and entertaining for 40+ pages while containing subtle substance and an incredible structure makes this a perfect issue. It’s great storytelling mixed with great art to form a great comic book. Brilliance can be found in the miniseries format and the way Lemire has crafted this story is clearly brilliant. The art may be the best and most expressive in a DC book this year and creates such a satisfying atmosphere. This is a genius and exciting comic book and, with one more issue left, I can’t wait to have this series complete to read it again. Read Full Review

  • 10
    ComicBook.com - Jenna Anderson Jun 17, 2020

    Vic Sage's adventures continue to get more mind-bending, breathtaking, and relevant as ever. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Matthew Brake Jun 23, 2020

    Fans of The Question will love this entry in this series, which plays on the noir components of the character and continues Lemire and company's tale of mystery and intrigue. This is everything a Question tale should be! Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    Forces Of Geek - Lenny Schwartz Jun 17, 2020

    Lemire packs the story with so many twists and turns that it is exhilarating. The ending of this issue is especially awesome. And nobody draws the Question better than Denys Cowan. He does an amazing job here as well. This book really is an incredible series. I am only sad that it is ending next month. Read Full Review

  • 9.4
    Multiversity Comics - Elias Rosner Jun 22, 2020

    Sharp, contained yet a part of a greater whole, "The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage" #3 manages to surprise and excite with each new issue thanks to a stellar creative team. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Jun 20, 2020

    This is a challenging book very much in line with the iconic original run by the late great Denny O'Neill, perfectly updated by Lemire with the original art team as great as ever. Read Full Review

  • 8.9
    Graphic Policy - Logan Dalton Jun 16, 2020

    he Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage #3 is the best issue of the series yet, and I'm excited to see how they put all the threads, timelines, Vic Sages, Questions, and questions in The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage's finale Read Full Review

  • 8.3
    Sequential Planet - Geoffrey Luu Jun 24, 2020

    In this issue, Jeff Lemire capitalizes on the multiple lives of Vic Sage in a subplot that doesn't feel drastically different from issue 2's western, but is overall an entertaining detective story/psychological mystery. The issue truly excels in its visuals, with lettering that provides a crucial bit of authenticity for the noir setting and fantastic art that enhances the dreary mood. The Deaths of Vic Sage #3 does enough story-wise to keep you entertained, more than enough visually to satisfy fans of Cowan, Sienkiewicz, or the crime genre in general, and builds a decent amount of anticipation for the series' final chapter, releasing in August. Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    Comic Watch - Kevin Rossi Jul 10, 2020

    The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage #3 is worth reading just from the names on the cover, but it continues to be a gritty mystery that holds its own. The Question is on the case, but for now there are more questions than answers, but they are coming. Read Full Review

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