Eternals #5

Writer: Kieron Gillen Artist: Esad Ribic Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: June 30, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 28
8.2Critic Rating
8.5User Rating

+ Pull List

• You know the Forgotten One by many names. Hero, Gilgamesh...
•  Eternals know him by many more. Often less complimentary.
•  They include Killer.
•  But did he kill Zuras?
•  Well, failing that, it certainly looks like he's having a shot at killing Ikaris, right?
32 PGS./Rated T+

  • 9.6
    You Don't Read Comics - David Harth Jun 30, 2021

    Eternals #5 is another triumph for this book. Gillen expands on the lore of the Eternals, introducing a new faction and using infographic pages to drop even more secrets and info on readers than before. Ribic's art is outstanding throughout, really capturing the emotion and power of Gillen's script. This issue sets up a lot of great stuff, and it'll be interesting to see how it all plays out. Read Full Review

  • 9.2
    Comic Watch - B. Radtz Jul 1, 2021

    The most action packed issue to date, and we finally find out whos behind it all. Are they doing this by his own volition, or is the mastermind behind the plot being manipulated themselves? When will we finally meet some of the new Eternals created for this series? The answers revealed in this issue creates more questions. Pacing, and the delay between issues hurt this book, but not enough to lose interest in it. Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Jun 30, 2021

    Ribic delivers some beautiful art throughout the issue. There are great character moments to be seen and the Phastos scenes are brilliantly designed. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    ComicBook.com - Adam Barnhardt Jun 30, 2021

    Just when you think you know where everything's going, Gillen and company flip the script on you and subvert any expectations you may have. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    The Comicbook Dispatch - ozwoods Jun 30, 2021

    Eternals #5 finally brings some major development to the Eternals' murder mystery and the Great Machine's malfunction. However, the reveals may not be the most impactful once readers find out who's responsible. But now it feels like the series is getting back on track and things are heating up for the better. Hopefully the next issue adds more to the story and keeps up the momentum it started in this issue. Read Full Review

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