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5-STAR REVIEW: Gillen & McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine" #1 Lives Up To Its Name

Thu, June 19th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen & Jamie McKelvie's debut issue of "The Wicked + The Divine" has "intriguing questions, interesting characters and pretty unmatched craft."

ADVANCE REVIEW: Keatinge & Randolph's "Tech Jacket" #1

Thu, June 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Joe Keatinge and Khary Randolph's "Tech Jacket" #1 features "tightrope-precise pacing" and "gloriously gory Technicolor" art.

REVIEW: Edginton & Culbard's "Brass Sun" #1

Fri, May 30th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Ian Edginton and I.N.J. Culbard's "Brass Sun #1 is "a lovely, promising first issue that presents something unique and engaging."

REVIEW: "Batman Eternal" #7 is an "Explosion-Packed" Issue

Fri, May 23rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Batman Eternal" #7 is an "explosion-packed, game-changing issue" by Tim Seeley, Scott Snyder, James Tynion, Ray Fawkes, John Layman & Emanuel Simeoni.

ADVANCE REVIEW: Aaron & Deodato's "Original Sin" #1

Tue, May 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron & Mike Deodato's debut issue of Marvel's "Original Sin" "freshens the usual mechanics" of events for a strong opening.

REVIEW: Blackman & del Mundo's "Elektra" #1

Thu, April 24th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

W. Haden Blackman and Michael del Mundo's "Elektra" #1 is an impressive debut "with beautiful art, a bold perspective and a hypnotizing narrative voice."

REVIEW: Aaron & Ribic's "Thor: God of Thunder" #21 is "Fittingly Epic"

Mon, April 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron and Esad Ribic deliver a "fittingly epic, awesome and all other adjectives Asgardian" issue with "Thor: God of Thunder" #21.

REVIEW: "Ultimate FF" #1 Is Impressive, But Flawed

Fri, April 18th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Joshua Hale Fialkov's script for "Ultimate FF" #1 draws the reader into the series' world, though the debut issue's art isn't quite as strong.

REVIEW: Stevenson, Ellis & Allen's "Lumberjanes" #1 is "Delightful, Spunky, Lovable"

Fri, April 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis & Brooke Allen's "Lumberjanes" #1 is "an utterly loveable example of how well all-ages comics can work."

REVIEW: Hopeless & Walker's "Avengers Undercover" #1

Fri, March 14th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker debut "Avengers Undercover" #1, exploring the consequences of their work in "Avengers Arena."

REVIEW: Gillen & Kelly's "Three" #5

Mon, March 3rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen and Ryan Kelly wrap up their historical miniseries with "Three" #5, a "gut-churning" issue that concludes the series nicely.

REVIEW: Ewing & Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #1

Fri, February 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #1 "is proof that blatant fan service can also make for a brilliant comic."

REVIEW: "All-New Marvel NOW! Point One" #1

Fri, January 10th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"All-New Marvel NOW! Point One" #1 showcased Marvel's upcoming launches with style and flair for an overall strong anthology issue.

REVIEW: Gillen & Kelly's "Three" #3 is "Simply Masterful"

Fri, December 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen & Ryan Kelly's "Three" #3 is "simply masterful," giving readers another platform to experience Kelly's "eye for brutality."

REVIEW: Fraction & Zdarsky's "Sex Criminals" #3 is "Lively, Rewarding"

Mon, November 25th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky present another stellar issue with "Sex Criminals" that is "balls-to-the-breaking-of-fourth-walls brilliant."

ADVANCE REVIEW: Bill Willingham's "Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure" #1

Fri, November 22nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

CBR takes an advance look at Bill Willingham's & Sergio Davilla's "Legenderry" #1, which unites the worlds of Dynamite's licensed characters.

REVIEW: Johnston & Mitten Reunite for "Umbral" #1

Thu, November 14th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten rejoin forces for "Umbral" #1, "the perfect excuse to introduce readers to the dark fantasy genre."

Umbral #7

Mon, July 21st, 2014 | Category: Review

Rascal and her allies arrive at a farm called Sunrise in Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten's "Umbral" #7.

Ms. Marvel #6

Mon, July 21st, 2014 | Category: Review

Kamala teams up with Wolverine to fight sewer alligators in G. Willow Wilson and Jacob Wyatt's "Ms. Marvel" #6.

Original Sin #6

Fri, July 18th, 2014 | Category: Review

Nick Fury reveals why he's assembled everyone for the investigation in "Original Sin" #6 by Jason Aaron and Mike Deodato.

Nightcrawler #4

Mon, July 14th, 2014 | Category: Review

Kurt discovers Margali's master plan, but the cost of stopping her is great in Chris Claremont and Todd Nauck's "Nightcrawler" #4.

Thor & Loki: The Tenth Realm #1

Mon, July 14th, 2014 | Category: Review

Thor confronts the All-Mother about his long-lost sister in Al Ewing, Jason Aaron, Lee Garbett and Simone Bianchi's "Thor and Loki: The Tenth Realm" #1.

The Legend of Bold Riley #2

Fri, July 11th, 2014 | Category: Review

A stranger offers Riley shelter from the rain, but there's something suspicious about her pipe and her carpets in "The Legend of Bold Riley" #2 by Leia Weathington and Zack Giallongo.

Caliban #4

Mon, July 7th, 2014 | Category: Review

The crew chooses a next step, and their systems finally communicate with the alien ships in Garth Ennis and Facundo Percio's "Caliban" #4.

DKW: Ditko Kirby Wood

Mon, July 7th, 2014 | Category: Review

Sergio Ponchione pays tribute to the work of Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby and Wally Wood in "DKW: Ditko Kirby Wood."

Madame Frankenstein #3

Thu, July 3rd, 2014 | Category: Review

The history of Henry and Vincent's feud is revealed, and Courtney is prepared for her big debut in Jamie S. Rich & Megan Levens' "Madame Frankenstein" #3.

Revival #21

Mon, June 30th, 2014 | Category: Review

Dana joins the FBI in NYC, Don and Lester talk spirits and Rhodey and Em grow closer in Tim Seeley and Mike Norton's "Revival" #21.

Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey

Mon, June 30th, 2014 | Category: Review

When the Endurance is stranded in the ice, the crew must find a way to survive -- and find help in Nick Bertozzi's "Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey."

C.O.W.L. #2

Fri, June 27th, 2014 | Category: Review

Grant gets in over his head while on patrol with Karl in "C.O.W.L." #2 by Kyle Higgins, Alec Siegel and Rod Reis.

Thomas Alsop #1

Mon, June 23rd, 2014 | Category: Review

Eye of Newt #1

Mon, June 23rd, 2014 | Category: Review

Apprentice to a wizard, Newt must prepare to prove himself in the Netherworld in Michael Hague's "Eye of Newt."

The Wicked + The Divine #1

Thu, June 19th, 2014 | Category: Review

Even pop star gods can't predict everything, a conceit proven in Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine."


Mon, June 16th, 2014 | Category: Review

Still coping with loss, high school student Izzy now finds her body possessed by a chupacabra in Tom Beland's "Chicacabra" OGN.

Shutter #3

Mon, June 16th, 2014 | Category: Review

Tragedy strikes Kate's apartment, so she must return to her father's house in Joe Keatinge and Leila del Duca's "Shutter" #3.

Original Sins #1

Fri, June 13th, 2014 | Category: Review

The events of Original Sin stir up secrets and consequences for Deathlok, the Young Avengers and Lockjaw in "Original Sins" #1.

Tech Jacket #1

Thu, June 12th, 2014 | Category: Review

Loki: Agent of Asgard #5

Mon, June 9th, 2014 | Category: Review

The real nature of the mission and the real agent of Asgard are both revealed in Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #5.