Morning Glories #5

Writer: Nick Spencer Artist: Joe Eisma Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: December 22, 2010 Cover Price: $3.5 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 3
9.1Critic Rating
8.7User Rating

It's an explosive confrontation as the Glories attempt to rescue one of their own from the deadly clutches of the Academy. But with their newly formed team already falling apart, they suddenly look like they're in need of rescue themselves! The breakout hit of the summer concludes its action-packed and mystery-filled first arc! TAGS: '4 OUT OF 5! AN ENGROSSING AND FUN READ... (THE) WRITING IS FEARLESS.' - COMIC BOOK RESOURCES 'A TRIPPY, FOREBODING READ... A DARKER, UNNERVING SPIN ON THE COMING OF AGE SAGA.' - NEWSARAMA

  • 9.6
    Weekly Comic Book Review - Alex Evans Dec 28, 2010

    Pure dynamite. This is Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma at the very top of their games. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Chuck's Comic Of The Day - Chuck Dec 27, 2010

    Like the TV show Lost, we'll have to wait and see if they can "stick the landing." But so far, so good. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    cxPulp - Blake Petit Dec 24, 2010

    Truly, friends, Morning Glories is the best new title of 2010. Im calling it now, the rest of you can just have a seat. Theres been nothing that launched this year thats half as awesome as this series. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    The Weekly Crisis - Ryan Schrodt Dec 24, 2010

    I've been singing the praises of Morning Glories from day one and it has easily been one of the best comics of the year. That being said, this issue completely blows away every single issue that we've seen so far. This is Morning Glories living up to its tremendous amount of potential and exceeding all expectations. There is no more enigmatic comic on the stands this week and the brilliant creative team turns that into one of the most satisfying. Even in a week overflowing with awesome comics, there was never any question as to what would be the Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    A Comic Book Blog - Victor Kutsenok Dec 30, 2010

    So far it's the Casey show and I really want the others to get equal billing. Everyone had the same amount of air time on Friends. This should be no different. Even with all of my complaints, the book is still one hell of a good read. Read Full Review

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