Black Panther & the Crew #5

Writer: Ta-Nehisi Coates Artist: Butch Guice, Mack Chater Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: August 16, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 5
9.2Critic Rating
7.8User Rating

• The teleporting hero known as MANIFOLD joins The Crew in their search for answers about the mysterious death of Harlem community pillar Ezra Keith...
•  ...and what they learn is not only shocking but devastating!
•  It seems an old evil has infiltrated the very heart of Harlem, and if it's not rooted out, the community will be brought to its knees.
Rated T+

  • 9.5
    Black Nerd Problems - Omar Holmon Aug 18, 2017

    Black Panther and The Crew continues to be a gem glistening on the shelf that folks should snatch up as quickly as possible. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Bleeding Cool - Joshua Davison Aug 19, 2017

    I guess my point is, as always Ta-Nehisi CoatessBlack Panther and the Crew remains a thought-provoking comic giving a measured discussion to real-world problems, and I continue to recommend it. If you havent hopped on by this point, buying the trade is a more prudent option. There is only one issue left before this story ends. I look forward to seeing how it wills stick the landing. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Wolf Warner Aug 20, 2017

    Will hate to see this go...Another in depth thought provoking issue. Well Done

  • 5.0
    CrazyforRAMU Feb 26, 2018

    A valiant effort to establish Manifold as a vital member of the Crew fails due to poor scriptwork and disjointed visuals. The bigger story arc takes a baby step forward after Manifold's questionable connection to Harlem is established. This issue shows off the terrible drawback to Butch Guice and company's super-realistic character designs. By replacing inhumanly handsome/beautiful heroes with folks who look like a Bible study group with an average age of 46, they've rendered the image of the Crew doing heroic stuff (i.e. posing in the sky while saving Manifold's bacon) more than a little ridiculous. The Naturalistic Crew may look great when they're sipping coffee and discussing the history of Marvel Harlem, but they're gonna have to get a more

  • 8.5
    TA13OO Mar 25, 2018

  • 8.5
    tonpas1989 Jun 20, 2020

  • 8.0
    StanielK Aug 29, 2017

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