Vigil #5

Writer: Ram V Artist: Lalit Kumar Sharma, Sid Kotian, Devmalya Pramanik Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: September 20, 2023 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 6
7.8Critic Rating
8.8User Rating

/.../ /Who are the Vigil?/ /Castle file loading... This 12-year-old boy is believed to be the latest member of the Vigil, known only by the code name Castle. He possesses a level of skill and cunning that surpasses even our most seasoned operatives...including the Bat-vigilante known as Oracle. Keep your eyes peeled for more information on Castle. Remember, discretion is key--you are being watched. Stay vigilant. And stay tuned for more./ /.../ /you are being watched./

  • 9.5
    AIPT - Chris Coplan Sep 20, 2023

    Really and truly: this is essential reading for all comics fans. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Sep 19, 2023

    For this penultimate issue, Ram V finally pulls back the curtain and reveals the formative tragedy that made this team possibleand reveals the threat coming for them. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Razorfine - Alan Rapp Oct 5, 2023

    A heady fifth issue leading several characters to a crossroads prior to the battle to come. Read Full Review

  • 7.0 - Chase Magnett Sep 20, 2023

    The Vigil #6 will decide whether this miniseries stands out as one of DC's most ambitious additions in 2023 or an interesting effort that couldn't quite stick the landing. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Weird Science - Gabe Hernandez Sep 22, 2023

    The Vigil #5 finally gets around to providing answers about the team's origins and setting the stakes for Dr. Hep's plans. Unfortunately, the answers come too late in the run to build on them, and Ram V's dogmatic pursuit of a particular story concept leads to basic plotholes. Read Full Review

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