Gringrave is dead and Ben Gaveedra, landlord, still has to save his tenants from certain death. In the explosive Shatterstar #5, which concludes this fun and emotional mini-series, Ben has to face off against two incredible foes: the Grandmaster and… himself.
Marvel provided The Beat with an exclusive preview of the first five pages of the new issue, on sale Feb. 13. Take a look at the preview below and be sure to pick up a copy of Shatterstar #5 at your local comic shop on Wednesday.
Writer: Tim Seeley
Artists: Gerardo Sandoval, Carlos Villa & Juan Vlasco
Colorist: Carlos Lopez
Cover Artist: Yasmine Putri
The Grandmaster’s game reaches final jeopardy…Shatterstar goes toe-to-toe with the only opponent with a prayer of taking him down…himself! Plus: One of Shatty’s tenants fulfills their destiny!
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