Defenders: Beyond #5

Writer: Al Ewing Artist: Javier Rodriguez Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: November 23, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 18
7.6Critic Rating
9.2User Rating

The final trial of Loki, America Chavez and the rest of the Defenders sees them entering... the one and only House of Ideas!


  • 10
    Comic Watch - Lillian Hochwender Nov 23, 2022

    Mythic and magnetic, Defenders: Beyond #5 is a sentimental farewell to one of the decades best comics yet. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    AIPT - Ellis Owens Nov 23, 2022

    Despite feeling somewhat like a step towards a larger story, 'Defenders: Beyond' #5 serves as a fittingly weird and contemplative conclusion to this latest miniseries. Read Full Review

  • 6.5
    The Comicbook Dispatch - StoryBabbler Nov 23, 2022

    Defenders: Beyond concludes this series but introduces a bigger story that will pick up later in time. However, this issue is a rather unsatisfactory series finale and the big reveals in this comic make the series as a whole feel like one big setup for another story later in the future that might take a while. The saving grace of this issue is Javier Rodriguez's art which keeps everything vibrant and interesting once the Defenders are inside the House of Ideas. Read Full Review

  • 6.0 - Adam Barnhardt Nov 23, 2022

    While Javier Rodriguez' artwork continues to shine through to the end, the story as a whole goes out with a whimper, little more than an overly-meta take on a story. Read Full Review

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