Gunnerkrigg Court Volume Five: Refine is the fifth published graphic novel of the Gunnerkrigg Court webcomic written by Thomas Siddell. The book was distributed by Archaia Entertainment and Boom Studios on 19 August 2015 (UK) and 25 August 2015 (US).

It comprises chapter forty-two to forty-nine, and concerns the second half of Antimony's third year at the school.

Official Synopsis

Return to Gunnerkrigg Court with Antimony Carver and her friends as they delve deeper into the mysteries of their school and the first that surrounds it. Filled with magical creatures and fascinating secrets, the forest offers more mysteries then answers as Antimony continues her journey through the school -- alongside robots, a mythical creature or two and the occasional body-snatching demon!

Alternate Synopsis

Thomas Siddell’s award-winning webcomic series continues to be collected in a new hardcover. Antimony’s new responsibilities thrust her into the heart of the forest, taking Parley and Smitty along for the ride! Meanwhile, Kat is left to deal with the mysterious letter she received, and Renard takes the time to reflect on his past decisions. As the year reaches a close, some friendships will grow stronger and some will have to come to an end.



  • The cover artwork was done in a livestream that can be found on Tom's Youtube channel.
  • Tom confirmed it will get a paperback release like Volumes 1-4.


ve Gunnerkrigg Court Chapters
Volume 1
Volume 2
Volume 3
Volume 4
Volume 5
Volume 6
Volume 7
Current Chapters
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