Punisher #5

Punisher #5

Writer: Becky Cloonan Artist: Steve Dillon Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: September 21, 2016 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 14
8.3Critic Rating
8.0User Rating

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•  The Punisher tracks Condor's EMC operation to its source...a deserted psychiatric hospital.
•  Can Frank take down an asylum full of drug-enhanced killers, or will he become an inmate himself?!
•  Agent Ortiz is close behind. She's rescuing her partner, and she's done with following protocol.
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  • 9.4
    Heroes Direct - Adam Fitch Sep 23, 2016

    This is a captivating and vintage issue the The Punisher doing what he does best: kill. Read Full Review

  • 9.2
    IGN - Joe Ruggirello Sep 22, 2016

    If it wasn't apparent by now that Becky Cloonan and Steve Dillon were born to create a Punisher comic, issue #5 makes it abundantly clear that we are witnessing one of the strongest takes on the character to come around in a long time. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Punisher Central - Ivo Santos Sep 24, 2016

    It's been awhile since i had so much fun reading a Punisher comic. Thanks to this great creative team that is working perfectly.Can not wait to see more developments about the relation with Olaf and Frank ( next issue!) and obviously more about Frank/Ortiz. Ortiz is mentally broke after some events of this comic. Let's wait and see the aftermath of it. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Aaron Reese Sep 26, 2016

    This story is efficiently told. The art is appropriate. Punisher looks tough. The bad guys get dead. It’s a perfectly acceptable Punisher comic book...but it just doesn’t have much meat. It’s disposable entertainment. That’s fine for a few issues, but we need something dynamic and new to happen soon or I, for one, will lose interest. Read Full Review

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