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Vengeance of the Moon Knight #1

Moon Knight returns to New York with a new mission in mind –- becoming a proper superhero.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Gregg Hurwitz
Artists:
Jerome Opena
Reviewer:
James Hunt
September 22nd, 2009

Athena #1

When you're able to get help from the Greek god Hephaestus, you're bound to score some pretty sweet battle gear, so of course your adventures will be captured in comic book form.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Doug Murray
Artists:
Fabiano Neves, Paul Renaud
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 20th, 2009

The Brave and the Bold #27

Almost a year ago, it was confirmed that J. Michael Straczynski would be the regular writer of "The Brave and the Bold". For his first issue, he goes back to the tried and true team-up formula of "Batman and . . ."

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
J. Michael Straczynski
Artists:
Jesus Saiz
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 20th, 2009

Beasts of Burden #1

"Beasts of Burden" follows the adventures of some four-legged furry friends on adventures unlike any your cat or dog will encounter this week.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Evan Dorkin
Artists:
Jill Thompson
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 20th, 2009

Dark Avengers #9

Ares doesn't take kindly to this whole "Secret Warriors" business, especially because his son is involved.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Mike Deodato
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
September 19th, 2009

Batman and Robin #4

The bombastic artwork by Philip Tan detracts from the story, but this series continues to be an odd and wonderful look at the new caped crusader.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Grant Morrison
Artists:
Philip Tan, Jonathan Glapion
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
September 19th, 2009

Hulk Team-Up #1

When the Hulk hits San Francisco, he comes face to face with a few of the local super-heroes -- the Uncanny X-Men.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Sumerak, Alex Zalben
Artists:
Sanford Greene, Victor Olazaba, Joyce Chin, Vincente Cifuentes
Reviewer:
James Hunt
September 18th, 2009

Anti-Venom: New Ways to Live #1

Eddie Brock gets back out in the field of anti-heroics in his new guise as Anti-Venom.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Zeb Wells
Artists:
Paulo Siqueira, Amilton Santos
Reviewer:
James Hunt
September 18th, 2009

Wednesday Comics #11

The weaker strips in "Wednesday Comics" are still on shaky ground, but the best pages are still worth the price of admission.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
John Arcudi, Brian Azzarello, Kyle Baker, Eddie Berganza, Dave Bullock, Kurt Busiek, Ben Caldwell, Dan DiDio, Brenden Fletcher, Neil Gaiman, Dave Gibbons, Vinton Heuck, Karl Kerschl, Adam Kubert, Jimmy Palmiotti, Paul Pope, Walter Simonson
Artists:
Michael Allred, Kyle Baker, Lee Bermejo, Dave Bullock, Ben Caldwell, Amanda Conner, Sean Galloway, Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, Karl Kerschl, Joe Kubert, Kevin Nowlan, Paul Pope, Joe Quinones, Eduardo Risso, Ryan Sook, Brian Stelfreeze
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
September 18th, 2009

Punisher #9

I miss Jerome Opena's art, but "Punisher" under Rick Remender's scripting is still worth reading.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Tan Eng Huat
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
September 18th, 2009

Unthinkable #5

This inventive and thrilling series comes to an action-packed, thought-provoking conclusion.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Mark Sable
Artists:
Julian Totino Tedesco
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
September 17th, 2009

Ultimate Comics Armor Wars #1

Remember the Iron Man story “Armor Wars”? Well, here it is in the Ultimate universe, but, thankfully, Warren Ellis is writing it.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Steve Kurth, Jeff Huet
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
September 16th, 2009

Mighty Avengers #29

"Mighty Avengers" is amusing, but it actually feels like it's juggling a little too much at once.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott, Christos N. Gage
Artists:
Khoi Pham, Allen Martinez
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
September 16th, 2009

Batgirl #2

Pacing problems make this a difficult book to read despite its interesting characters and good art.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Bryan Q. Miller
Artists:
Lee Garbett, Trevor Scott, Sandra Hope
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
September 16th, 2009

Blackest Night #3

Jason Rusch's girlfriend, Gehenna, shares with us, "This is totally creeping me out." Me too, Gen, me too. The third creepy issue of this creepy story is here to creep you out.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Ivan Reis, Oclair Albert, Joe Prado
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 16th, 2009

Dark Reign: The List - Daredevil #1

Norman Osborn's hit list targets Daredevil and gives the original Bullseye a chance to reunite with his old foe. Of course, what "Daredevil" comic would be complete without an appearance by the Kingpin and more than a few ninjas?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle
Artists:
Billy Tan, Matt Banning
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 15th, 2009

X-Men: Legacy Annual #1

"X-Men: Legacy" kicks off its new direction, but don't expect a complete story in this Annual.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Daniel Acuna, Mirco Pierfederici
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
September 15th, 2009

Captain America Reborn #3

"The future of my past. . . " so thinks Steve Rogers as he has an ethereal experience tumbling through his own life. This book is a "Captain America's Greatest Hits" that actually uses those hits to move the story forward.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Bryan Hitch, Butch Guice
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 15th, 2009

The Lone Ranger #18

A visually stunning book as the Lone Ranger is arrested.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Brett Matthews
Artists:
Sergio Cariello
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
September 15th, 2009

Thor Annual #1

Thor is depressed because he killed his grandfather and the Egyptian god of death plans to take advantage in this forgettable annual.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter Milligan
Artists:
Mico Suyan, Tom Grindberg, Stefano Gaudiano
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
September 15th, 2009
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