X Lives Of Wolverine #5

Writer: Ben Percy Artist: Joshua Cassara Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: March 16, 2022 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 8 User Reviews: 28
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TIME TO DIE! WEEK 9 - OMEGA RED has threatened the past, present and future of mutantkind. Today, WOLVERINE puts an end to it. The unbelievable climax to X LIVES OF WOLVERINE is an experience comic readers won't soon forget and sets the stage for the ultimate finale in X DEATHS OF WOLVERINE #5!

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  • 9.4
    Comic Watch - Kevin Rossi Mar 16, 2022

    Overall, X Lives of Wolverine #5 was a great finish to the series and an excellent transition to the events climax in X Deaths of Wolverine #5 next week. Everyone that worked on this issue was firing on all cylinders. Read Full Review

  • 9.1
    The Comicbook Dispatch - Dispatchdcu Mar 16, 2022

    As for X LIVES OF WOLVERINE #5 specifically, the issue was exceptionally vivid, graphic, and extraordinarily intense. The pacing was fast, the transitions were clean, and the insight was rather thought-provoking. Like any good Ogre, this issue had some layers. Yet even though the issue had some crazy layers, it also was relentless and so $&@ exciting to read. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AIPT - David Brooke Mar 16, 2022

    Expect a very satisfying fight scene and conclusion to X Lives of Wolverine. This may be the ultimate Omega Red vs. Wolverine fight comic. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    But Why Tho? - Collier "CJ" Jennings Mar 16, 2022

    X Lives of Wolverine #5 puts a cap on the clawed Canadian's time-traveling odyssey and features a final battle with Omega Red. With next week bringing the last issue of X Deaths of Wolverine, Wolverine is about to face his greatest enemy himself. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Black Nerd Problems - Ja-Quan Greene Mar 18, 2022

    The rest of the book is a love letter to the fans of guts and glory all over your page. The battle between the adamantium claws and carbonadium tentacles was one of the best 1v1 faceoffs in a long while. Can't wait to see how the final chapter comes to a close in X Deaths of Wolverine. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    You Don't Read Comics - David Harth Mar 24, 2022

    X Lives Of Wolverine #5 is a good ending to an otherwise stellar series. Its action centerpiece is one of the best Wolverine fights in years, though, and while there are some disappointments with the comic, its still a good read. Percy, as usual, knows precisely how to write Wolverine. Cassaras art is a little lesser than in previous issues but still pretty good throughout. This has been a great series, one of the highlights of the X-Men line for the last year. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    COMICON - Scott Redmond Mar 22, 2022

    ‘X Lives of Wolverine' is a story that standing on its own would be relatively fine in execution, but as a centerpiece kicking off the next era of X-Men-related books it can be somewhat lacking. Artistically it's really well done, pulling off what is being asked of them with simple colorful, and brutal ease. Perhaps being read as a full complete unit with its sibling series might bring more to the book overall. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ComicBook.com - Jamie Lovett Mar 16, 2022

    Like the rest of the series, it's functional but forgettable. Read Full Review

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