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Superman #697

Superboy and Mon-El talk about the absence of Superman, which, in a book titled "Superman" should be ironic. Instead it's just a decent read.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Bernard Chang, Javier Pina
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, March 1st, 2010

New Avengers #62

Spider-People fight in half the book. Captain America returns in the other half to fight the Living Laser. It's quite entertaining

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Daniel Acuna, Wade Von Grawbadger
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
Mon, March 1st, 2010

Wonder Woman #41

Power Girl guest stars in this issue as she and Wonder Woman fight "like thoughtless badgers in the sky for all to see."

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Gail Simone
Artists:
Chris Batista, Fernando Dagnino, Doug Hazlewood, Raul Fernandez
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sun, February 28th, 2010

Northlanders #25

The Plague Widow" looks wonderful, and tells a stark, simple tale, even if it is a bit cold.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Leandro Fernandez
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Sun, February 28th, 2010

Green Hornet #1

While the foundation from the movie script shows, this first issue is more than just set-up. It's a classic "Open on Action" comic story.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Kevin Smith
Artists:
Phil Hester, Jonathan Lau
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
Sun, February 28th, 2010

Batman and Robin #9

Grant Morrison continues his straight-ahead action adventure and Cameron Stewart concludes his great-looking run.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Grant Morrison
Artists:
Cameron Stewart
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Sat, February 27th, 2010

Thunderbolts #141

The first “Siege” tie-in issue of “Thunderbolts” has the team sent on a mission to steal the Spear of Odin for Norman Osborn, but internal problems may prevent it from being a successful mission.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Miguel Sepulveda
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sat, February 27th, 2010

Iron Man vs. Whiplash #4

A straightforward superhero slugfest, but is it a satisfying ending?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brannon Braga, Marc Guggenheim
Artists:
Phil Briones, Andrea Mutti
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Fri, February 26th, 2010

Broken Trinity: Pandora's Box #1

Fire and ice and everything nice. With ridiculous exposition, but excellent art.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Rob Levin, Bryan Edward Hill
Artists:
Alessandro Vitti
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Fri, February 26th, 2010

Usagi Yojimbo #126

A stand-alone issue in which Usagi contends with two problematic hosts, each dangerous in their own way.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Stan Sakai
Artists:
Stan Sakai
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Fri, February 26th, 2010

Billy Batson and the Magic of Shazam! #13

Mike Norton joins Art Baltazar and Franco Aureliani, bringing a style that is all kinds of comic book cool. Readers needing a SHAZAM! fix really should check this out.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Art Baltazar, Franco Aureliani
Artists:
Mike Norton
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, February 26th, 2010

Buck Rogers #9

Wilma Deering's in trouble, and this series has some fun with it.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Scott Beatty
Artists:
Carlos Rafael
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Fri, February 26th, 2010

Ultimate Enemy #2

Halfway through the mini-series, "Ultimate Enemy" needs to pick up the pace.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Rafa Sandoval, Roger Bonet
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, February 25th, 2010

X-Factor #202

"X-Factor" finishes up its first storyline post-renumbering, and it's a fun conclusion.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Bing Cansino
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, February 25th, 2010

Captain Swing and the Electrical Pirates of Cindery Island #1

An entertaining first issue that’s short on plot, but bold and daring in its style.

Publisher:
Avatar Press
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Raulo Caceres
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Thu, February 25th, 2010

Black Lantern Green Arrow #30

Expanding on the occurrences in "Blackest Night," this issue gives us a peek into the inner workings of a Black Lantern.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
J. T. Krul
Artists:
Diogenes Neves, Ruy Jose, Vincente Cifuentes
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, February 25th, 2010

Fantastic Four #576

The Fantastic Four go on a nearly-silent undersea adventure in another excellent installment of the Hickman/Eaglesham run.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Dale Eaglesham
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Thu, February 25th, 2010

Blackest Night #7

The White Lantern is revealed here. All will be well.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Ivan Reis, Oclair Albert, Joe Prado
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, February 25th, 2010

Avengers: The Initiative #33

The events of "Siege" #2 are seen from a different perspective, and the Hood takes a hit.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos Gage
Artists:
Jorge Molina, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Wed, February 24th, 2010

Dark Wolverine #83

Come on, you didn’t really think Daken killed Norman Osborn at the end of last issue. The explanation for what happened is actually pretty clever and doesn’t feel like a cheat.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Daniel Way, Marjorie Liu
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, Onofrio Catacchio
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Wed, February 24th, 2010

Irredeemable #11

Bette Noir reveals her past with the Plutonian and we learn the truth about why his first foster family gave the Plutonian up as a child. There’s so much going on that there’s simply not enough pages to contain it all.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Diego Barreto, Peter Krause
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Wed, February 24th, 2010

Spider-Man: The Clone Saga #6

The reimagining of the Spider-Clone Saga reaches its action-packed conclusion with one Osborn back from the dead, another cloned, and two Spider-Men on the receiving end of some violence.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Tom DeFalco, Howard Mackie
Artists:
Todd Nauck, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Wed, February 24th, 2010

Amazing Spider-Man #622

Morbius and Flash Thompson offer Spider-Man a break from the deluge of foes he's faced recently. Yes, Morbius and Flash Thompson.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fred Van Lente, Greg Weisman
Artists:
Joe Quinones, Luke Ross
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, February 24th, 2010

Nation X #3

It's the strongest issue of "Nation X" to date, but it's a shame it isn't great instead of just good.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chuck Kim, Grace Randolph, Chris Yost, Corey Lewis
Artists:
Gabriel Hernandez Walta, James Harrren, Karl Moline, Corey Lewis, Jaime Mendoza
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Tue, February 23rd, 2010

X-Force #24

Selene is ascending to power; She has the knife she needed and also has Warpath as her prisoner. She knows the X-Men will come to claim him, and wouldn't have it any other way.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Craig Kyle, Chris Yost
Artists:
Clayton Crain
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Tue, February 23rd, 2010

Secret Warriors #13

Jonathan Hickman and Stefano Caselli continue to provide solid entertainment. Also, water is wet.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Stefano Caselli
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Tue, February 23rd, 2010

The Marvels Project #6

Steve Epting and Dave Stewart deliver some of the best art you’re likely to find in a comic this week.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Steve Epting
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Tue, February 23rd, 2010

Thor #607

Ragnarok and roll is the name of the game here

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Billy Tan, Rich Elson, Batt
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Tue, February 23rd, 2010

Avengers vs. Agents of Atlas #2

Giant-Man versus Gorilla Man equals Giant-Gorilla-Man! This issue has that to offer, as well as more of Jeff Parker's wit, accompanied by Gabriel Hardman's awesome art.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker, Scott Kurtz
Artists:
Gabriel Hardman, Zach Howard, Mark Irwin
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sun, February 21st, 2010

Guardians of the Galaxy #23

Sometimes, "everything you know is wrong" can actually be right.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Wes Craig, Serge Lapointe
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, February 21st, 2010

Marvels: Eye of the Camera #6

As a conclusion to both this mini-series and "Marvels" in general, it was worth the wait.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kurt Busiek, Roger Stern
Artists:
Jay Anacleto
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, February 21st, 2010

Doomwar #1

T’Challa recruits the X-Men in his fight against Doom.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Maberry
Artists:
Scott Eaton, Andy Lanning, Robert Campanella
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Sun, February 21st, 2010

Superman/Batman #69

The plot picks up as Bruce Wayne meets Anderson Gaines and the World’s Finest discover the threat from the old Kryptonian spaceship.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Joe Casey
Artists:
Ardian Syaf, Vicente Cifuentes
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, February 21st, 2010

Daredevil #505

Too many ninjas? Nope, just some good comics from Diggle, Johnston, and Checchetto.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle, Antony Johnston
Artists:
Marco Checchetto
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Fri, February 19th, 2010

Blackest Night: The Flash #3

The Rogues are the best part, but that's often been true with any Flash series.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Scott Kolins
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Fri, February 19th, 2010

Justice League of America #42

"Justice League of America" has slogged through "Cry for Justice" and "Blackest Night," but it seems like it needs a crisis to find its own identity.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Mark Bagley, Rob Hunter, Norm Rapmund, Jonathan Glapion
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, February 19th, 2010

Batman #696

This is a pretty straightforward action tale, cut up and reassembled to play with the chronology. And it's good.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Tony Daniel
Artists:
Tony Daniel, Sandu Florea, Norm Rapmund
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Fri, February 19th, 2010

Deadpool #19

You’re better off rereading “Amazing Spider-Man” #611 for a great Spider-Man/Deadpool comic than reading this issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Daniel Way
Artists:
Carlo Barberi, Juan Vlasco, Sandu Florea
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Fri, February 19th, 2010

Supergirl #50

This edition of "Supergirl" hits its fiftieth issue with appearances from the Insect Queen and Gangbuster. Jamal Igle draws some really nice pictures to match Sterling Gates' solid story.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Sterling Gates, Jake Black, Helen Slater
Artists:
Jamal Igle, Jon Sibal, Mark McKenna, Cliff Chiang
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, February 18th, 2010

Spider-Man 1602 #5

While there aren’t many surprises, there is plenty of fun, action, and adventure to mark the end of this series.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Ramon Rosanas
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Thu, February 18th, 2010
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