Shadowman #5

Writer: Cullen Bunn Artist: Pedro Andreo Publisher: Valiant Comics Release Date: January 19, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 8 User Reviews: 3
9.0Critic Rating
8.0User Rating

Terror takes over the Valiant Universe.
The critically-acclaimed series returns as master of horror Cullen Bunn unleashes a twisted tale for Shadowman and Deadside...
Featuring haunting artwork by rising star Pedro Andreo!

  • 10
    Comic Watch - Dylan Davison Oct 29, 2021

    You are really going to want to pick up this issue, not only because it is just stunning in both writing and art, but because it's the start to the most exciting comic event in 2022! Shadowman, demons, Deadside, team-ups, this event will have everything! Bunn and Andreo are bring A+ work into Shadowman! Can't wait to see where this is going! Read Full Review

  • 9.8
    Graphic Policy - Alex K Cossa Jan 19, 2022

    If you've never read a Shadowman comic, then this is a better place than most to start what has been one of Valiant's better series in recent years. Shadowman #5 is simply amazing in every way. There's not much else to be said. Read Full Review

  • 9.3
    Major Spoilers - Ingrid Lind-Jahn Jan 21, 2022

    Shadowman thinks he knows the solution, but will anyone else be willing to accept it? Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Comical Opinions - Gabriel Hernandez Jan 19, 2022

    SHADOWMAN #5 picks up right where the series left off with the same high levels of writing and art to start an event that promises world-ending dangers. While the issue is mostly introductions and setup for whats to come, theres still plenty of ghoulish action and tense drama. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Lotusland Comics - Hank Rea Jan 20, 2022

    With a fast-paced story and horrifying visuals, Shadowman is primed to be the action-horror comic of the year. Read Full Review

  • 8.6
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Jake Palermo Jan 19, 2022

    Shadowman #5 reopens the series on an overwhelming note with grotesque spirits and human connections about to go to war. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AIPT - David Brooke Jan 19, 2022

    Shadowman #5 features kinetic art that blends superhero coolness with metal as hell horror visuals. Bunn continues to elevate the story while also making this new reader friendly. It's pretty much a win across the board. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Patrick Cavanaugh Jan 19, 2022

    We hope the future of the series can offer slightly more efficient storytelling, though this new storyline is already off to a strong start. Read Full Review

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