Contagion #5
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Contagion #5

Writer: Ed Brisson Artist: Roge Antonio, Stephen Segovia, more Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: October 30, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 15
7.1Critic Rating
6.6User Rating

A seemingly unstoppable force has invaded the Marvel Universe, and it's going to take every hero the streets of New York has to stop it! A strange substance is taking over heroes and citizens alike, draining them of their life force, stealing their knowledge and abilities, and neither science nor magic can stop it! Where did it come from? Can anything destroy it? And who will fall to its awful, overwhelming power?
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  • 9.0
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Oct 30, 2019

    Adam Gorham brought some beautiful visuals to this finale. The characters looked great, the action was fantastic and the mindscape of the Urchin was filled with enough trippy visual moments to keep me engaged. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Nicole Drum Oct 30, 2019

    Overall as a series, Contagion has been an incredibly fun ride and this issue brings it all to a fun, satisfying conclusion. And, of course, we get a great panel of Ben Grimm and his cat. Who could want anything more? Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Corey Patterson Oct 31, 2019

    CONTAGION #5 IS a charming blend of psychedelic bliss and disturbing horror. Moon Knight's journey through the Urchin's mind is reminiscent of a Magic School Bus trip within someone's body. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Crusaders - Chino DT Nov 1, 2019

    Contagion is an interesting event that has its end in this issue, I think it was an event that went a little unnoticed but may serve as a introduction of Urchin into the Marvel villains gallery and will surely lead to one more significant new event in the Earth 616. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Weird Science Marvel Comics - acnbat Oct 30, 2019

    This finale unfortunately sputters to its end. A series that started off so great couldn't maintain that pace and was only barely kept afloat by a very well written Moon Knight. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Major Spoilers - Christopher Rondeau Nov 3, 2019

    I thought the artwork quality fell a little behind from previous issues, many story elements weren't resolved, and the conclusion felt lackin Read Full Review

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