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Secret Origins #1

For long-time superhero readers, let's be perfectly clear: you are not the target audience for "Secret Origins" #1. This is a book squarely aimed at those brand-new to the genre.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak, Kyle Higgins, Tony Bedard
Artists:
Lee Weeks, Doug Mahnke, Paulo Siqueira, Sandra Hope, Keith Champagne, Christian Alamy, Hi-Fi
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 24th, 2014

Guardians of the Galaxy #14

Brian Michael Bendis and Nick Bradshaw's "Guardians of the Galaxy" #14 is a double-sized anniversary issue which includes short stories by creative teams Andy Lanning and Phil Jimenez and Dan Abnett and Gerardo Sandoval.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis, Andy Lanning, Dan Abnett
Artists:
Nick Bradshaw, Jason Masters, Todd Nauck, Walden Wong, Phil Jimenez, Livesay, Gerardo Sandoval
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
April 24th, 2014

Herobear and the Kid: Saving Time #1

Mike Kunkel's Eisner-winning and much beloved heroes return in "Herobear and the Kid: Saving Time" #1.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Mike Kunkel
Artists:
Mike Kunkel
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
April 24th, 2014

Justice League United

Jeff Lemire and Mike McKone launch a new-but-not-really title in the Justice League stable with "Justice League United" #0.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Artists:
Mike McKone
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 24th, 2014

Elektra #1

Elektra leaves New York City on a hunt for the assassin to end all assassins in "Elektra" #1 by W. Haden Blackman and Michael del Mundo.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
W. Haden Blackman
Artists:
Michael del Mundo
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
April 23rd, 2014

Daredevil #2

"Daredevil" #2 continues to have a great story and art, even as Mark Waid and Chris Samnee introduce us to the Marvel Universe's other West Coast blind crime fighter.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Chris Samnee
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 23rd, 2014

The Flash #30

"The Flash" #30 brings on board the new creative team of Robert Venditti, Van Jensen, Brett Booth, and Norm Rapmund. So far, their story of the wake of "Forever Evil" is off to a promising start.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Robert Venditti, Van Jensen
Artists:
Brett Booth, Norm Rapmund
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 23rd, 2014

Superman #30

"Superman" #30 has yet another "Superman: Doomed" prologue in its pages, but otherwise there's little to attract your attention from Scott Lobdell and Ed Benes.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Lobdell
Artists:
Ed Benes, Norm Rapmund
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 23rd, 2014

The Walking Dead #126

The war ends with a surprising voice and an optimistic plan for the future. It's not quite what you expected. Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard point their ship in an interesting new direction in "The Walking Dead" #126.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Robert Kirkman
Artists:
Charlie Adlard, Stefano Gaudiano
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
April 23rd, 2014

Original Sin

Marvel launches its next big event with "Original Sin" #0, wherein Mark Waid, Jim Cheung and Paco Medina give readers insight to the many secrets of Uatu, the Watcher.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Jim Cheung, Paco Medina, Mark Morales, Guillermo Ortego, Dave Meikis, Juan Vlasco
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 23rd, 2014

Smallville: Lantern #1

When Clark initiated the Argo community, he triggered a series of a events that lead to his joining the Green Lantern Corps in Bryan Q. Miller and Marcio Takara's "Smallville: Lantern" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Bryan Q. Miller
Artists:
Marcio Takara
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
April 21st, 2014

Ms. Marvel #3

In "Ms. Marvel" #3 by G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona, Kamala Khan tries to control her powers and questions whether she should confide in her friend Bruno, who she blames for getting her into trouble with her parents.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
G. Willow Wilson
Artists:
Adrian Alphona
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
April 21st, 2014

Bandette #7

Il Tredici and Bandette finally face off in Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover's "Bandette" #7.

Publisher:
Monkeybrain Comics
Writer:
Paul Tobin
Artists:
Colleen Coover
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
April 21st, 2014

Uncanny X-Men #20

Brian Michael Bendis and Chris Bachalo's story for "Uncanny X-Men" #20 flounders but the issue still looks gorgeous.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Chris Bachalo, Tim Townsend, Wayne Faucher, Jon Holdredge, Jaime Mendoza, Victor Olazaba, Al Vey
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
April 21st, 2014

Red Hood and the Outlaws #30

Wil Pfiefer and Rafa Sandoval's "Red Hood and the Outlaws" #30 is another disappointing issue in the series, with an even more disappointing appearance from Frankenstein.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Wil Pfeifer
Artists:
Rafael Sandoval, R. B. Silva, Paul Neary, Wayne Faucher, Jordi Tarragona
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 21st, 2014

Thor: God of Thunder #21

Roxxon and Galactus try to take away Thor's home in two different eras in Jason Aaron and Esad Ribic's "Thor: God of Thunder" #21.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Esad Ribic
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
April 21st, 2014

Justice League #29

The newly reformed Metal Men don't get the exposure that was expected, but Cyborg's tense confrontation with Grid makes "Justice League" #29 by Geoff Johns and Doug Mahnke a worthwhile chapter leading to the conclusion of "Forever

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Doug Mahnke, Keith Champagne, Christian Alamy
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
April 21st, 2014

Translucid #1

Claudio Sanchez, Chondra Echert and Daniel Bayliss' "Translucid" #1 has some good ideas but an awkward and confusing execution.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Claudio Sanchez, Chondra Echert
Artists:
Daniel Bayliss
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
April 21st, 2014

Sinestro #1

"Sinestro" #1 by Cullen Bunn and Dale Eaglesham has the titular villain wandering in exile, indulging in sulky reflections and a dialogue with himself, before he has a fateful meeting with Lyssa Drak.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
Dale Eaglesham
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
April 21st, 2014

Nova #16

"Nova" #16 finishes Nova's team-up with Beta Ray Bill, written by Gerry Duggan and drawn by David Baldeon.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Gerry Duggan
Artists:
David Baldeon, Terry Pallot
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 21st, 2014

Minimum Wage #4

Rob's slow crawl to finding himself continues in yet another solid installment of Bob Fingerman's classic "Minimum Wage."

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Bob Fingerman
Artists:
Bob Fingerman
Reviewer:
Matt Little
April 21st, 2014

Hulk #1

Mark Waid spends too much time awkwardly introducing a new character that ends up saving Hulk's life, and Mark Bagley doesn't really get to apply his talents until late in the issue, where Waid manages to salvage "Hulk" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Mark Bagley, Andrew Hennessy
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
April 21st, 2014

Winter Soldier: The Bitter March #3

Despite being the middle installment of five, "Winter Soldier: The Bitter March" #3 provides readers with a marvelous introduction to the Winter Soldier of the Col War era from writer Rick Remender and artist Roland Boschi.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Roland Boschi
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 21st, 2014

Superior Spider-Man #31

Dan Slott, Christos Gage, Giuseppe Camuncoli, John Dell, Terry Pallot and Will Sliney combine forces in "Superior Spider-Man" #31 to bring the series to an action-packed conclusion.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott, Christos Gage
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, John Dell, Terry Pallot, Will Sliney
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
April 21st, 2014

Ultimate FF #1

When the Future Foundation of the Ultimate Universe is in trouble, Agent Coulson and Danny Ketch call in an unexpected and untrustworthy ally.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joshua Hale Fialkov
Artists:
Mario Guevara, Tom Grummett, Juan Visco
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
April 18th, 2014

Captain Action Cat: The Timestream CATastrophe! #1

Dynamite Entertainment delivers the first installment of "Captain Action Cat," a series that could only come from the collective creativity of Art Baltazar and Franco, with an assist from Chris Smits.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Art Baltazar, Franco Aureliani, Chris Smits
Artists:
Art Baltazar
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 18th, 2014

Harley Quinn #5

"Harley Quinn" #5 has Conner, Palmiotti and Hardin unleash Harley Quinn and Sy-Borg against the first of their targets, but the rambling nature of the series feels a little unfocused this month.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti
Artists:
Chad Hadin
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 18th, 2014

American Vampire: Second Cycle #2

Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque lull you into a false sense of security in "American Vampire: Second Cycle" #2, as Pearl continues to investigate the mysterious new vampire breed.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Rafael Albuquerque
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 18th, 2014

Amazing X-Men #6

"Amazing X-Men" #6 is Jason Aaron's final issue, as he and Cameron Stewart give us an epilogue to the return of Nightcrawler, even as it sets up a storyline that is presumably in someone else's hands now.

Publisher:
Markosia
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Cameron Stewart
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 16th, 2014

Batman Eternal #2

"Batman Eternal" #2 continues the mystery of Jim Gordon's framing, even as new and old faces are added into the mix, and not all of them are friendly.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Ray Fawkes, John Layman, Tim Seeley
Artists:
Jason Fabok
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 16th, 2014

X-O Manowar #24

"X-O Manowar" #24 is a prelude of the upcoming "Armor Hunters" series and a fine introduction to the X-O Manowar cast of characters thanks to writer Robert Venditti and artist Diego Bernard.

Publisher:
Valiant Entertainment
Writer:
Robert Venditti
Artists:
Diego Bernard, Alison Rodriguez
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 16th, 2014

Solar: Man of the Atom #1

Dynamite Entertainment's Gold Key comic book line continues on with a very solid third offering in "Solar: Man of the Atom" #1, written by Frank J. Barbiere with art from Joe Bennett.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Frank J. Barbiere
Artists:
Joe Bennett
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 16th, 2014

The White Suits #3

Frank Barbiere shifts and deepens the mystery in "The White Suits" #3, while Toby Cypress wields his color palette carefully to define this issue even more than his line art does in this wildly violent and strangely attractive issue.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Frank Barberie
Artists:
Toby Cypress
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
April 16th, 2014

Batman #30

"Batman" #30 has "Zero Year" enter the final, "Savage City" phase, and so far it's the best part of the trilogy from Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo and Danny Miki.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Greg Capullo, Danny Miki
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 16th, 2014

Secret Avengers #2

Black Widow, Spider-Woman and Hawkeye rush to save Nick Fury Jr. and Agent Coulson from a fiery space death in Ales Kot and Michael Walsh's "Secret Avengers" #2.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ales Kot
Artists:
Michael Walsh
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
April 14th, 2014

Lilith Dark and the Beastie Tree

When Lilith Dark dives into the beastie tree, she discovers that monsters are real, and they're coming for her family in Charles Dowd's "Lilith Dark and the Beastie Tree."

Publisher:
Alterna Comics Inc.
Writer:
Charles Dowd
Artists:
Charles Dowd
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
April 14th, 2014

Captain Marvel #2

Carol collides with The Guardians of the Galaxy in Kelly Sue DeConnick and David Lopez's "Captain Marvel" #2.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kelly Sue DeConnick
Artists:
David Lopez
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
April 14th, 2014

Thunderbolts #24

"Thunderbolts" #24 by Charles Soule and Paco Diaz begins another mission that will take the team to a remote part of Honduras on a search for three missing people and an ancient power.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Paco Diaz
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
April 14th, 2014

Shutter #1

In "Shutter" #1 by Joe Keatinge and Leila del Duca, Kate Kristopher, retired explorer and now a commercial photographer in NYC, is attacked by ninja ghosts at her father's grave on her birthday.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Joe Keatinge
Artists:
Leila del Duca
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
April 14th, 2014

Mighty Avengers #9

"Mighty Avengers" #9 gives us more insight into the Blue Marvel's missing son's plight, even as the latest Ronin's identity is revealed to whomever hadn't guessed it already.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Al Ewing
Artists:
Greg Land, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 14th, 2014

Astro City #11

Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson give readers their take on the Doctor Strange and Wong archetypes in "Astro City" #11, and the end result is a charming story on what it means to be a sorcerer's assistant.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Kurt Busiek
Artists:
Brent Anderson
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 14th, 2014

Superman/Wonder Woman #7

"Superman/Wonder Woman" #7 serves both as epilogue to the last storyline and prologue to the next one around the bend, but Charles Soule and the art team juggle the different balls fairly well.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Paulo Siqueira, Eddy Barrows, Barry Kitson, Eber Ferreira
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 14th, 2014

The Walking Dead #125

Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard's "The Walking Dead" #125 brings readers a somewhat unsatisfying penultimate issue of the long gestating "All Out War" arc.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Robert Kirkman
Artists:
Charlie Adlard, Stefano Gaudiano
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
April 14th, 2014

Daredevil #1.50

"Daredevil" #1.50 throws one incredible fiftieth birthday bash for The Man Without Fear, with a trio of stories by Mark Waid, Brian Michael Bendis, Javier Rodriguez & more that pay a fun and emotional tribute to the character.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid, Brian Michael Bendis, Karl Kesel
Artists:
Javier Rodriguez, Alex Maleev, Kurt Kesel, Alvaro Lopez, Tom Palmer
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
April 14th, 2014

Nightcrawler #1

Nightcrawler swings right back into his old swashbuckling, lady-charming ways in Chris Claremont and Todd Nauck's "Nightcrawler" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Claremont
Artists:
Todd Nauck
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
April 11th, 2014

All-New Ghost Rider #2

"All-New Ghost Rider" #2 is definitely all-new courtesy Felipe Smith and Tradd Moore when it comes to Ghost Rider's vehicle, but there's enough familiarity that readers shouldn't be lost.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Felipe Smith
Artists:
Tradd Moore
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 11th, 2014

Iron Fist: The Living Weapon #1

Kaare Andrews tries his hand at telling the tales of Danny Rand in "Iron Fist: The Living Weapon" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kaare Andrews
Artists:
Kaare Andrews
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 11th, 2014

All-New Doop #1

Peter Milligan and David Lafuente's "All-New Doop" #1 is charming and fun, but ultimately lacks substance.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter Milligan
Artists:
David Lafuente
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
April 11th, 2014

Flash Gordon #1

Jeff Parker, Evan Shaner, Jordie Bellaire, and a whole lot of confidence combine for one of the best books of the week by a country mile in "Flash Gordon" #1.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Evan Shaner
Reviewer:
Matt Little
April 11th, 2014

All-New Ultimates #1

The All-New Ultimates have assembled in Hell's Kitchen, where Roxxon and The Serpent Skulls are causing problems in Michel Fiffe & Amilcar Pinna's "All-New Ultimates" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Michel Fiffe
Artists:
Amilcar Pinna
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
April 11th, 2014
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