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The Wicked + The Divine #20

In "The Wicked + The Divine" #20, Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie spill the beans and reveal how Laura survived death at Ananke's hands, even as the gods continue to choose sides with Minerva's life on the line.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Jamie McKelvie
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 10th, 2016

Civil War II: Amazing Spider-Man #1

Spider-Man decides to keep the new Inhuman Ulysses close by, but his reasons for doing so seem more opportunistic than altruistic in Christos Gage and Travel Foreman's "Civil War II: Amazing Spider-Man" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos Gage
Artists:
Travel Foreman
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
June 9th, 2016

Civil War II: Gods of War #1

Dan Abnett and Emilio Laiso's "Civil War II: Gods of War" #1 should really just be renamed "Hercules" #7.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett
Artists:
Emilio Laiso
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 9th, 2016

Midnight of the Soul #1

Howard Chaykin brings many of his usual touches to "Midnight of the Soul" #1, including an alcohol-addicted, traumatized protagonist who discovers a dark secret.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Howard Chaykin
Artists:
Howard Chaykin
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
June 9th, 2016

Daredevil #8

In "Daredevil" #8, Charles Soule and Goran Sudzuka give us a high-stakes Texas Hold 'Em tournament in Macau and prove that sometimes you don't need to see cards to know what's in front of you.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Goran Sudzuka
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 9th, 2016

Action Comics #957

Dan Jurgens and Patrick Zircher bring one of DC's oldest series back to its classic numbering in "Action Comics" #957, and with it, some other familiar faces and setups.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Jurgens
Artists:
Patrick Zircher
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 9th, 2016

Aquaman: Rebirth #1

Atlantean terrorists try to blow up the East Coast in Dan Abnett, Scot Eaton, Oscar Jimenez and Mark Morales' "Aquaman: Rebirth" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett
Artists:
Scot Eaton, Oscar Jimenez, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
June 8th, 2016

Detective Comics #934

James Tynion IV and Eddy Barrows take the helm on "Detective Comics" with issue #934, which ushers in Gotham's new Bat-family and revives the old numbering system.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Tynion IV
Artists:
Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira
Reviewer:
Karen O'Brien
June 8th, 2016

Wonder Woman: Rebirth #1

Wonder Woman begins a search for her identity in Greg Rucka, Matthew Clark and Liam Sharp's "Wonder Woman: Rebirth" #1, a promising opening chapter that explores what her title really means.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Greg Rucka
Artists:
Matthew Clark, Liam Sharp, Sean Parsons
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 8th, 2016

The Flash: Rebirth #1

Expanding on the events from "DC Universe: Rebirth" #1, Joshua Williamson and Carmine Di Giandomenico make "The Flash: Rebirth" #1 a well-characterized, likeable and welcoming issue for new and returning readers alike.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Joshua Williamson
Artists:
Carmine Di Giandomenico
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
June 8th, 2016

Paper Girls #6

Brian K. Vaughan and Cliff Chiang's "Paper Girls" #6 kicks off its second story arc in 2016, but it's not until the final two pages that the story shifts from somewhat unremarkable into something interesting.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Brian K. Vaughan
Artists:
Cliff Chiang
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 6th, 2016

Amazing Spider-Man #13

Dan Slott, Guiseppe Camuncoli and Cam Smith's "Amazing Spider-Man" #13 continues the "Power Play" storyline, but it requires Spider-Man and Iron Man to act ridiculously immature to advance the plot.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Guiseppe Camuncoli, Cam Smith
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 6th, 2016

All-New Wolverine #9

Tom Taylor and Marcio Takara's "All-New Wolverine" #9 has a couple of fun moments, but the storyline is surprisingly predictable on the whole and seems to exist solely to introduce Old Man Logan.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Tom Taylor
Artists:
Marcio Takara
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 6th, 2016

Moon Knight #3

In Jeff Lemire and Greg Smallwood's "Moon Knight" #3, Marc Spector succeeds in leading an asylum breakout, but not all of his friends make it into New York City with him.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Artists:
Greg Smallwood
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
June 6th, 2016

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Pink #1

In Brenden Fletcher, Kelly Thompson and Daniele Di Nicuolo's "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Pink" #1, Kimberly Hart suits up again after her parents and the other residents of a sleepy French village mysteriously disappear.

Publisher:
BOOM! Studios
Writer:
Brenden Fletcher, Kelly Thompson
Artists:
Daniele Di Nicuolo
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
June 6th, 2016

Green Arrow: Rebirth #1

Oliver and Dinah take on a human trafficking ring in Benjamin Percy and Otto Schmidt's "Green Arrow: Rebirth" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Benjamin Percy
Artists:
Otto Schmidt
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
June 6th, 2016

Control #1

"Control #1" follows a standard formula -- tough female detective catches a case that is linked to events with larger implications -- but Andy Diggle and Angela Cruickshank's story fights with Andrea Mutti's art, and the book struggles

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Andy Diggle, Angela Cruickshank
Artists:
Andrea Mutti
Reviewer:
Karen O'Brien
June 3rd, 2016

TMNT: Bebop & Rocksteady Destroy Everything #1

In Dustin Weaver, Ben Bates, Sophie Campbell and Giannis Milogiannis' "TMNT: Bebop and Rocksteady Destroy Everything" #1, the power to change reality just fell into the laps of the two worst people who could have it.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Ben Bates, Dustin Weaver
Artists:
Sophie Campbell, Dustin Weaver, Ben Bates, Giannis Milogiannis
Reviewer:
Matt Little
June 3rd, 2016

Hellboy in Hell #10

Mike Mignola once said that the events of "Hellboy in Hell" #10 felt impossible to escape, and -- as he closes up shop on his long-running creation -- the inevitability is both deadening and uplifting at the same time.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola
Artists:
Mike Mignola
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 2nd, 2016

Green Lanterns: Rebirth #1

In "Green Lanterns: Rebirth" #1, Geoff Johns, Sam Humphries, Ethan Van Sciver and Ed Benes set up the new "Green Lanterns" series, but the book barely gets moving before it comes to an end.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns, Sam Humphries
Artists:
Ethan Van Sciver, Ed Benes
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 1st, 2016

Civil War II #1

Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez's "Civil War II" #1 launches with a bang as an Inhuman psychic named Ulysses helps the Avengers prevent mass destruction.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
David Marquez
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 1st, 2016

Superman: Rebirth #1

Lana and Clark both have plans for Superman's remains in Peter J. Tomasi, Patrick Gleason, Doug Mahnke and Jaime Mendoza's "Superman: Rebirth" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Peter J. Tomasi, Patrick Gleason
Artists:
Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
June 1st, 2016

Batman: Rebirth #1

Scott Snyder, Tom King and Mikel Janin kick off "Batman: Rebirth" #1 with an encounter with Calendar Man.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder, Tom King
Artists:
Mikel Janin
Reviewer:
Leia Calderon
June 1st, 2016

Tokyo Ghost #7

In "Tokyo Ghost #7," Rick Remender and Sean Murphy's tech-addicted dystopia takes a kick to the teeth as the Tokyo Ghost arrives in L.A. to exact revenge for the destruction of civilization.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Sean Gordon Murphy
Reviewer:
Karen O'Brien
May 31st, 2016

Daredevil #7

In Charles Soule and Matteo Buffagni's Daredevil #7, Matt Murdock discovers the truth about Elektra's daughter.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Matteo Buffagni
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
May 30th, 2016

East of West #26

Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta's "East of West" #26 rumbles forward as Death actively looks for his son Babylon with a new ally, and a new face enters into the presence of the Chosen.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Nick Dragotta
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 30th, 2016

Jem and The Holograms #15

In Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell's "Jem and The Holograms" #15, the band must find a way to stop Silica, and they both give and receive help from an unlikely ally: the Misfits.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Kelly Thompson
Artists:
Sophie Campbell
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
May 30th, 2016

The Totally Awesome Hulk #6

In "Totally Awesome Hulk" #6, Greg Pak and Mike Choi quickly wrap up the story about the Hulk and Maddy's encounter with the Enchantress and Thor, but it feels like there could have been a lot more at play here.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak
Artists:
Mike Choi
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 27th, 2016

Batgirl #52

In "Batgirl" #52, Brenden Fletcher, Eleonora Carlini and Minkyu Jung's wrap-up of the series feels almost like an afterthought, despite some fun cameo appearances by the "Gotham Academy" cast.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Brenden Fletcher
Artists:
Eleonora Carlini, Minkyu Jung
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 27th, 2016

Extraordinary X-Men #10

Jeff Lemire and Humberto Ramos continue the "Apocalypse Wars" in "Extraordinary" X-Men #10, where the younger X-Men protect the ark containing 600 new mutant embryos and the more experienced X-Men try to figure out a way to save Coloss

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Artists:
Humberto Ramos
Reviewer:
Leia Calderon
May 27th, 2016

Rachel Rising #42

With issue #42, Terry Moore provides a stunning and satisfying conclusion to his supernatural horror series "Rachel Rising."

Publisher:
Abstract Studios
Writer:
Terry Moore
Artists:
Terry Moore
Reviewer:
Karen O'Brien
May 27th, 2016

Justice League #50

In "Justice League" #50, Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok wrap up the epic "Darkseid War" with big sacrifices, big hero moments, big action and big revelations.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Jason Fabok
Reviewer:
Matt Little
May 27th, 2016

Ms. Marvel #7

The Tri-State Science Fair goes horribly wrong in G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona's "Ms. Marvel" #7, which finds Kamala Khan and Miles Morales on opposing sides of a geek-style arms race.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
G. Willow Wilson
Artists:
Adrian Alphona
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 26th, 2016

Nighthawk #1

In David F. Walker and Ramon Villalobos' "Nighthawk" #1, a displaced version of Kyle Richmond finds himself a new home, and it's a very realistic one that could use a gritty hero's touch.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
David F. Walker
Artists:
Ramon Villalobos
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
May 26th, 2016

Adventures of Supergirl #2

In "Adventures of Supergirl" #2, Sterling Gates, Jonboy Meyers and Pop Mhan pit Kara against Vril Dox, and -- while the overall story is fun and worth reading -- some of the plotting falls into a pattern.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Sterling Gates
Artists:
Jonboy Meyers, Pop Mhan
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 26th, 2016

Afterlife With Archie #9

Reggie Mantle gets the spotlight in Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Francesco Francavilla's brilliant "Afterlife With Archie" #9, which establishes a surprising connection between his devious ways and the ongoing apocalypse.

Publisher:
Archie Comics
Writer:
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Artists:
Francesco Francavilla
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
May 26th, 2016

Captain America: Steve Rogers #1

The old Cap is back and youthful as ever in "Captain America: Steve Rogers" #1, but his re-introduction is plagued by poor synergy between Nick Spencer and Jesus Saiz.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Nick Spencer
Artists:
Jesus Saiz
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
May 25th, 2016

Scooby Apocalypse #1

A scientific conspiracy endangers the entire world in Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis and Howard Porter's "Scooby Apocalypse" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis
Artists:
Howard Porter
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
May 24th, 2016

Lucifer #6

Takehiko and his girlfriend get to know each other's family histories in Holly Black and Stephanie Hans' "Lucifer" #6.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Holly Black
Artists:
Stephanie Hans
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
May 23rd, 2016

Wonder Woman #52

In "Wonder Woman" #52, the New 52 era ends for the God of War as writer Meredith Finch and artist Miguel Mendonca send a frantic Diana to rescue the dying Zola and Zeke.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Meredith Finch
Artists:
Miguel Mendonca, Diana Egea, Juan Albarran
Reviewer:
Karen O'Brien
May 23rd, 2016

Karnak #4

In Warren Ellis and Roland Boschi's "Karnak" #4, Karnak infiltrates the Chapel of the Single Shadow.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Roland Boschi
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
May 23rd, 2016

Archangel #1

William Gibson and Butch Guice's "Archangel" #1 successfully launches a tightly plotted, fast-paced science fiction thriller about a corrupt politician going back in time.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
William Gibson
Artists:
Butch Guice, Tom Palmer
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
May 23rd, 2016

Usagi Yojimbo #154

Stan Sakai's "Usagi Yojimbo" #154 is another done-in-one story, where Usagi's moment of kindness to a winged Komori ninja comes back to haunt him when he tries to defend a merchant from an attack.

Publisher:
Dark Circle Comics
Writer:
Stan Sakai
Artists:
Stan Sakai
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 23rd, 2016

Brutal Nature #1

In "Brutal Nature" #1, Ariel Olivetti and Luciano Saracino's tale of a 15th-Century Inquisition invasion of a pristine land suffers from clichés and little excitement.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Luciano Saracino
Artists:
Ariel Olivetti
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
May 23rd, 2016

Mae #1

While nicely illustrated, Gene Ha's "Mae" #1 is diminished by weak, uneven story construction that deflates its own premise even before there's a chance to explore it.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Gene Ha
Artists:
Gene Ha
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
May 23rd, 2016

Astro City #35

In "Astro City" #35, Kurt Busiek and Ron Randall tell a story of legacies -- both superheroes and otherwise -- with Jack-in-the-Box at its center.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Kurt Busiek
Artists:
Ron Randall
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 23rd, 2016

Silver Surfer #4

Thanks to Michael Allred and Laura Allred, "Silver Surfer" #4 looks great, but Dan Slott's story of Shalla Bal seeking revenge for the erasure of Zenn-La's culture is little more than a retread of the previous issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Michael Allred
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 23rd, 2016

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #27

In "Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10" #27, the gang splinters in the face of adversity, but -- when Christos Gage and Rebekah Isaacs focus on Xander and Dawn -- the comic really sings.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Christos Gage
Artists:
Rebekah Isaacs
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 23rd, 2016

DC Universe: Rebirth #1

Geoff Johns, Gary Frank, Ethan Van Sciver, Ivan Reis and Phil Jimenez lay out a new manifesto for the company's line of comics in "DC Universe: Rebirth" #1, which calls for characters with more hope in their hearts.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Gary Frank, Ethan Van Sciver, Ivan Reis, Phil Jimenez, Joe Prado, Matt Santorelli
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
May 23rd, 2016

Tank Girl: Two Girls One Tank #1

Series creator Alan Martin and artist Brett Parson send Tank Girl and her intrepid crew on a ball-busting adventure to replace her "stolen" tank in "Tank Girl: Two Girls One Tank" #1.

Publisher:
Titan Comics
Writer:
Alan Martin
Artists:
Brett Parson
Reviewer:
Karen O'Brien
May 20th, 2016
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