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Generation Hope #12

The Generation Hope kids deal with the fallout of Schism.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Steven Sanders, Roland Paris, Norman Lee
Reviewer:
James Hunt
October 17th, 2011

Black Panther: The Most Dangerous Man Alive #524

The all new, all different Black Spider-Panther takes down Overdrive and uncovers an even bigger plot in Hell’s Kitchen.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
David Liss
Artists:
Francesco Francavilla
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
October 17th, 2011

Superboy #2

Superboy is free! Free to kill people. Because killing people is fun. Wait, shouldn’t this be titled “Superboy-Prime” then?

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Lobdell
Artists:
R.B. Silva, Rob Lean
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
October 17th, 2011

The Unwritten #30

Tom meets his older brother who is basically Superman. Weirdest family ever.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Peter Gross, Vince Locke
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
October 17th, 2011

Who is Jake Ellis? #5

The series comes to an end and the title’s question is answered. Maybe.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Nathan Edmondson
Artists:
Tonci Zonjic
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
October 17th, 2011

My Greatest Adventure #1

Robotman returns to the relaunched DCU and he’s sharing staples with Tanga and Garbage Man!

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Matt Kindt, Aaron Lopresti, Kevin Maguire
Artists:
Scott Kolins, Aaron Lopresti, Matt Ryan, Kevin Maguire
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 17th, 2011

The Unexpected #1

Another Vertigo anthology with lackluster writing and great art.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dave Gibbons, G. Willow Wilson, Alex Grecian, Joshua Dysart, Jeffrey Rotter, Mat Johnson, Joshua Hale Fialkov, Brian Wood, Selwyn Seyfu Hinds
Artists:
Dave Gibbons, Robbi Rodriguez, Jill Thompson, Farel Dalrymple, Lelio Bonaccorso, David Lapham, Rahsan Ekedal, Emily Carroll, Denys Cowan, Don Hudson
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
October 17th, 2011

John Carter: The World of Mars #1

There’s a major motion picture coming out featuring John Carter and this is the official prequel for that story.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Luke Ross
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 15th, 2011

Legion Lost #2

Five members of the Legion are lost in the past, fighting an unknown number of foes with undefined capabilities. That past? Now. This book? Enjoyable.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Fabian Nicieza
Artists:
Pete Woods
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 15th, 2011

Resurrection Man #2

"Resurrection Man" is back from the dead and spryer than ever.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Fernando Dagnino
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 15th, 2011

Frankenstein, Agent of S.H.A.D.E #2

Who would have known that dusting off the old DC property of Frankenstein would yield one of their best books of the relaunch?

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Artists:
Alberto Ponticelli
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
October 13th, 2011

Uncanny X-Force #16

You ever see a superhero go inside a supervillain? And not in a good way. The war between Wolverine’s hit squad and the new forces of Apocalypse gets nasty in this issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Jerome Opeña
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
October 13th, 2011

Deathstroke #2

"Deathstroke" tries to have its action cake and eat it too, but it bites off more than it can chew.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Kyle Higgins
Artists:
Joe Bennett, Art Thibert
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 13th, 2011

Grifter #2

"Grifter" is light on story, but high on pretty action

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Nathan Edmondson
Artists:
CAFU, Jason Gorder
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 13th, 2011

Suicide Squad #2

Bad character designs aside, "Suicide Squad" is actually shaping up better than expected.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Adam Glass
Artists:
Federico Dallocchio, Andrei Bressan
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 13th, 2011

Batman and Robin #2

Tomasi and Gleason bring a pleasant consistency to "Batman and Robin."

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Peter J. Tomasi
Artists:
Patrick Gleason, Mick Gray
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 13th, 2011

Mister Terrific #2

"Mister Terrific" is sadly not terrific.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Eric Wallace
Artists:
Gianluca Gugliotta, Wayne Faucher
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 13th, 2011

Demon Knights #2

A band of odd characters -- including Etrigan -- sets their feet firm as they stand in the path of an invading horde.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell
Artists:
Diogenes Neves, Oclair Albert
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 13th, 2011

American Vampire: Survival of the Fittest #5

Nazis, vampires, guns that shoot sunlight, and giant monsters -- this book has it all. It also doesn’t hurt that it’s written by Scott Snyder with some great Sean Murphy art.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Sean Murphy
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 13th, 2011

Ultimate X-Men #2

Kitty Pryde (a.k.a. The Shroud), Rogue, Iceman, and the Human Torch battle Nimrod Sentinels in New York to little affect, and both heroes and villains seem to be taking direction from a higher power.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Nick Spencer
Artists:
Paco Medina, Juan Vlasco
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
October 13th, 2011

Batwoman #2

Batwoman continues to search for the “Weeping Woman” while she juggles dating and the training of a new sidekick. To complicate things, Cameron Chase has come to town with one mission: find Batwoman.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
J.H. Williams III, W. Haden Blackman
Artists:
J.H. Williams III
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
October 12th, 2011

Orchid #1

This dystopian adventure story has an interesting premise, but it’s buried in too many elements and an unfortunately inconsistent execution.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Tom Morello
Artists:
Scott Hepburn
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
October 12th, 2011

Amazing Spider-Man #671

This installment of Spider-Island reveals the identity of “Number Six” from Horizon Labs, deals with Anti-Venom, and gives Mary Jane powers. It doesn’t do much to provide an interesting story though.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Humberto Ramos, Carlos Cuevas, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 12th, 2011

Green Lantern #2

"Green Lantern" feels like it hasn't so much re- launched, as regressed.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Doug Mahnke, Christian Alamy, Keith Champagne
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 12th, 2011

The Shade #1

"Starman" fans, prepare to rejoice.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Cully Hamner
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 12th, 2011

Batgirl #2

Batgirl takes on the Mirror, but doesn’t really like what she sees.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Gail Simone
Artists:
Ardian Syaf, Vicente Cifuentes
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 12th, 2011

New Avengers #17

The “New Avengers” are coming at ya with a roster on the cover sure to draw casual fans in. If only the interiors could convince those fans to stick around.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Mike Deodato, Will Conrad
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 12th, 2011

Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #3

Miles Morales, while alternately learning and worrying about his newfound Spider powers, gets his first test of heroism.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Sara Pichelli
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
October 12th, 2011

X-Men Regenesis #1

Cyclops and Wolverine recruit followers as their schism reverberates through the X-Men

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Billy Tan
Reviewer:
James Hunt
October 11th, 2011

Legion of Monsters #1

Your favorite Marvel monsters are policing their own and there’s murder afoot. Brilliant.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dennis Hopeless
Artists:
Juan Doe
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
October 11th, 2011
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