S.H.I.E.L.D. #5

Writer: Jonathan Hickman Artist: Dustin Weaver Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: December 29, 2010 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 3
7.5Critic Rating
9.3User Rating

“The Forgotten Machines of XXXXXX XXXXX” The story that has taken the comic book world by storm marches on with an issue so secretive that we can’t even reveal the full title! WHO IS THE NIGHT MACHINE?! Find your answer here from Jonathan Hickman (FANTASTIC FOUR) and Dustin Weaver (X-MEN). Every issue has sold out and gone into multiple printings. IT’S GOOD! WE PROMISE! Don’t miss the sleeper hit of 2010! 32 PGS./Rated T …$2.99

  • 9.6
    Chuck's Comic Of The Day - Chuck Jan 3, 2011

    This series isn't for the casual comics fan - it will challenge you, surprise you and make you think. I really have no idea where this series goes from here - and I love it! Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    cxPulp - Terry Verticchio Jan 2, 2011

    SHIELD is one of the most compelling books that Marvel has on the market right now. There a plenty of great ideas being thrown about, and I hope that Jonathan Hickman can bring it all together. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Comic Book Resources - Chad Nevett Jan 3, 2011

    "S.H.I.E.L.D." isn't like any other comic on the stands, but that isn't just a good thing. There's almost appalling lack of plot or consistent character work, focusing more on hints and allusions to a larger picture. It drifts in and out of events, and delivers powerful and affecting scenes when it focuses like the discussion between Stark and Richards here. But, do those fragments add up to anything? That remains to be seen. For now, this is another piece of a puzzle that's beginning to not seem worth the effort. Read Full Review

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