Wonder Woman: Evolution #5

Writer: Stephanie Phillips Artist: Mike Hawthorne Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: March 16, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
7.5Critic Rating
8.5User Rating

The trial to determine the fate of humanity barrels toward a verdict as Wonder Woman is brought to Themyscira to face the wrath of the Amazons. After her battle with the Justice League, Diana is confronted with an angry sea monster, courtesy of Poseidon. But when Diana turns the tables on her Amazonian sisters and tries to escape the island, she's faced with someone from her past who brings difficult news that makes Diana question her own reality!

  • 8.5
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Mar 15, 2022

    Overall, it's another strong issue as we peel back the layers of Diana's trials a little more. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    You Don't Read Comics - Russ Bickerstaff Mar 16, 2022

    The greater impact of this issue is blunted and mutated by the big Trial of the Amazons crossover that's going on in every other Wonder Woman title this spring. The shock of Wonder Woman's own mother casting her into certain death is compromised by her death in the crossover. Granted: this is clearly a completely different Wonder Woman from a completely different earth, but that doesn't change the fact that this particular series happens to be running through a major crossover for its mainstream DC Universe counterpart...and that series has really hammered into a major emotional impact that robs this series of some of its potential power. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ComicBook.com - Nicole Drum Mar 16, 2022

    While Wonder Woman: Evolution still feels like a really unnecessary comic book, issue #5 does at least seem to be a little more cohesive. Read Full Review

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