The X-Cellent #5

Writer: Peter Milligan Artist: Mike Allred Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: July 26, 2023 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 3
6.0Critic Rating
5.3User Rating

All hail your new god, Zeitgeist! With his new powers and zealots at his side, the X-Statix don't stand a chance! But an old friend is about to shake up the status quo... Don't miss the dramatic finale of these superstar heroes!
Rated T+

  • 6.0 - Chase Magnett Jul 26, 2023

    Readers shouldn't walk away from this finale disappointed, but they likely won't find themselves remembering it in the same fond light as X-Statix, if at all. Read Full Review

  • 6.0

    Peter Milligan's satire is just too stuffy for me.

  • 5.0
    sawright20 Jul 26, 2023

    In spite of what says, I did walk away from this book disappointed. I’m a big of Milligan’s X-Force and X-Statix, and this series had a strong start. But it spun its wheels for the past several issues, only to be wrapped up in the blink of an eye. I love the X-Statix cast, and there were some great new characters introduced too, but they all felt wasted in this finale. This would have made more sense as the second or third issue in this second season, giving individual characters more to do in subsequent issues. I know part of the series’ charm is how dispensable the cast is, but in X-Statix it never felt narratively underwhelming like it does here. This conclusion made the previous issues feel irrelevant when I think th more

  • 5.0
    MaxOfSteel616 Oct 1, 2023

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