The Spectre #5

    The Spectre » The Spectre #5 - A Rage in Hell released by DC Comics on April 1993.

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    A gang of kidnappers dies a horrible death, taking the whereabouts of their hidden victim to their fiery graves. The desperate cops have no clues and less hope, but they do have the Spectre.

    A young boy Billy Hoffman was kidnapped and buried alive by by two people who are killed and one who is in serious condition after a crash with a gasoline truck. Now the Spectre has to find the soul of Eddie Vega the kidnapper and battle Shathan in order to save Billy before it is too late.


    • Ranked #38 in Wizard Magazine's list of "100 Best Single Issue Comics Since You Were Born".


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    Spectre Saves the Day 0

    **Some Minor Spoilers** but, the book was written almost twenty years ago so please read my review.This is the first Spectre book I have read where the Spectre actually saves the day.  Most of the time Spectre seeks justice for those who die.  The damage has already been done and Spectre attempts to punish those he finds guilty.  This time he actually saves a life.    The Art in this is great and the cover is awesome.  I have to admit the comic store I go to had the whole series for sale but I o...

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