The Highest House #5

Writer: Mike Carey Artist: Peter Gross Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: July 4, 2018 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
7.8Critic Rating
8.5User Rating

The creators behind The Unwritten, Mike Carey and Peter Gross, invite you into The Highest House, the story of a slave boy named Moth, who makes friends with a powerful entity called Obsidian that promises advancement and happiness. Clearly, Obsidian has a hidden agenda, but Moth has ambitions and plans of his own...

  • 8.5
    Bleeding Cool - Joshua Davison Jul 8, 2018

    Highest House #5 is another triumphant issue in this compelling fantasy series. Moth, Obsidian, Extat, Aldercrest, Shu, and the others have grown to be truly compelling characters, the art is excellent, and the book earns another recommendation. Give it a read. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Chase Magnett Jul 4, 2018

    While this issue is one of the most claustrophobic in the series so far, what occurs within the halls of Highest House still makes for very exciting fare. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Multiversity Comics - Rowan Grover Jul 5, 2018

    "The Highest House" #5 has some solid character moments, plot reveals and isolated beautiful single page spreads but jarring visual emotion contrasts and oddly slow pacing make it one of the weaker entries in the series. Read Full Review

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