Eclipse #5

Writer: Zack Kaplan Artist: Giovanni Timpano Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: March 15, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 2
8.2Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

NEW STORY ARC! In a world where sunlight burns people alive, newly appointed Solarity agent David Baxter is recruited for a secret mission into the dangerous, sun-drenched wasteland, while a troubled Cielo decides to investigate her father's company and the mysterious origins of the killer who didn't burn in the sunlight.

  • 9.5
    AiPT! - Todd Young Mar 14, 2017

    There's plenty of intrigue and unanswered questions in the world of Eclipse and this issue shows it will be a world worth investing in for the foreseeable future. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Comicsverse - Fabio Castelblanco Mar 13, 2017

    ECLIPSE #5 brings us back to this sun scortched world. All the characters are in different places in their lives. Writer Zack Kaplan balances between pushing them down new paths and furthering the plot of the story. The artwork by Giovanni continues to be superb and pleasing to the eye. Find out more when the comic releases March 15! Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Horror DNA - James Ferguson Mar 15, 2017

    Eclipse takes its first steps as an ongoing series and sticks the landing. This is a solid sci-fi series where the sun is a monster. It's the villain out to destroy everything we hold dear. That would be enough on its own for a compelling story, but writer Zack Kaplan adds in another level of intrigue and mystery with a serial killer immune to the sun's effects and a far-reaching corporate conspiracy. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comics Bulletin - Daniel Gehen Mar 20, 2017

    Given how climate change is inexplicably a subject for debate in the U.S. (everyone else seems to have their shit figured out), Eclipse is a surprisingly topical book that has the potential to be a meaningful contribution to the comic industry. And if nothing else, it definitely entertains with a solid story and outstanding artwork. Read Full Review

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