Review Search: 2012-07-11

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Ant-Man: Season One

"Ant-Man: Season One" introduces a paranoid, but genius Hank Pym as he attempts to move past the death of his first wife.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Tom DeFalco
Artists:
Horacio Domingues
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
July 17th, 2012

Battle Beasts #1

"Battle Beasts" returns in its latest comic series, bringing a throwback to the '80s toys of the same name to middling results.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Bobby Curnow
Artists:
Valerio Schiti
Reviewer:
James Hunt
July 17th, 2012

The Shade #10

"The Shade" #10 is a visually and verbally impressive study of The Shade in captivity, as he shows his enemies what he's made of when he can't just fade away.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Frazer Irving
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
July 16th, 2012

Defenders #8

"The Defenders" continues to be a solid superhero book for those that like big personalities, and big adventures.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Jamie McKelvie, Mike Norton
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
July 16th, 2012

Ultimate Comics X-Men #14

Brian Wood continues to turn "Ultimate Comics X-Men" into the book he wants it to be by focusing on compelling world building and character development through main character Kitty Pryde.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Paco Medina, Reilly Brown, Juan Vlasco, Terry Pallot
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
July 16th, 2012

Chew: Secret Agent Poyo #1

If you're a fan of "Chew", don't miss this one-shot focusing on everyone favorite homicidal rooster, Poyo!

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
John Layman
Artists:
Rob Guillory
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
July 16th, 2012

Wolverine & the X-Men #13

Gladiator thinks he can take on the Phoenix Five in "Wolverine & the X-Men" #13. He's not exactly right.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Nick Bradshaw, Walden Wong, Cam Smith
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 16th, 2012

Before Watchmen: Minutemen #2

The Darwyn Cooke-crafted adventures of the Minutemen continue without much fanfare or cause for celebration.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Darwyn Cooke
Artists:
Darwyn Cooke
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 16th, 2012

The Crow: Death and Rebirth #1

IDW's revival of James O'Barr's cult classic "The Crow" adds some new twists to the established cult story of murder, resurrection and vengeance, but it falls flat in execution due to its predictability.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
John Shirley
Artists:
Kevin Colden
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
July 16th, 2012

Spider-Men #3

"Spider-Men" #3 demonstrates the incredible handle Brian Michael Bendis has on both Spideys, bolstered by Sara Pichelli's stunning artwork.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Sara Pichelli
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 16th, 2012

New Mutants #45

Cannonball and Karma reappear from whenever they went and bring a world of trouble for their teammates in "New Mutants" #45

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Leandro Fernandez
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 16th, 2012

Resurrection Man #11

"Resurrection Man" begins to wind down, and that feeling of déjà vu is for anyone who read the original series in the '90s.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Jesus Saiz, Javier Pina
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 16th, 2012

AVX VS #4

"AVX VS" #4 brings another double-header to the "Avengers Vs. X-Men" conflict with a Thor vs. Emma Frost fight you'll need to see to believe.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender, Kaare Andrews
Artists:
Brandon Peterson, Kaare Andrews
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
July 16th, 2012

Space Punisher #1

There's plenty to love about "Space Punisher" #1 -- Frank Castle shoots up an entire universe full of space themed Marvel characters and concepts.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Frank Tieri
Artists:
Mark Texeira
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
July 16th, 2012

Punk Rock Jesus #1

Sean Murphy brings his newest creator-owned series to life as he details a television station that clones Jesus Christ to star in a reality show.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Sean Murphy
Artists:
Sean Murphy
Reviewer:
James Hunt
July 16th, 2012

Avenging Spider-Man #9

"Avenging Spider-Man" #9 brings the new Captain Marvel together with Spider-Man on a Marvel Team-Up of epic proportions.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kelly Sue DeConnick
Artists:
Terry Dodson, Rachel Dodson
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 16th, 2012

Revival #1

Tim Seeley and Mike Norton introduce a whole new type of undead in the small-town supernatural "Revival" #1.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Tim Seeley
Artists:
Mike Norton
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 15th, 2012

Swamp Thing #11

People will be talking about the last page of "Swamp Thing" #11, but the rest of the issue has a lot to recommend, too.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Marco Rudy
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 15th, 2012

Batman #11

Batman and Talon go claw to beak for the fate of Gotham City, spinning, tumbling and kicking their way through the sky to come crashing down.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV
Artists:
Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion, Rafael Albuquerque
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 11th, 2012

Dark Avengers #177

"Dark Avengers" juggles two stories simultaneously, and the end result is amusing.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Kev Walker, Declan Shalvey
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 11th, 2012

Fantastic Four Annual #33

"Fantastic Four Annual" #33 brings back Alan Davis' "ClanDestine" characters, in a comic that both stands on its own and is also part of a bigger story.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Alan Davis
Artists:
Alan Davis, Mark Farmer
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 11th, 2012

The Massive #2

Two issues in, "The Massive" is as much travelogue as adventure and the combination is fantastic.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Kristian Donaldson
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 11th, 2012

Eerie Comics #1

"Eerie Comics" comes back to life, but this revival feels a bit too dated.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
David Lapham, Bill Dubay, Christopher A. Taylor, Bruce Jones
Artists:
David Lapham, Bill Dubay, Rafa Garres, Richard Corben
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 11th, 2012

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9 #11

Buffy gets a new job in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9" #11 and this time it's one that actually looks like a good fit.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Andrew Chambliss
Artists:
Georges Jeanty, Nathan Massengill
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 11th, 2012

The Walking Dead #100

"The Walking Dead" celebrates its centennial with a bonus-sized issue that changes the book's direction again while keeping fans on their toes. It's a tough one.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Robert Kirkman
Artists:
Charlie Adlard
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
July 11th, 2012

American Vampire: Lord of Nightmares #2

"American Vampire: Lord of Nightmares" #2 reveals the history of Dracula as seen through Dustin Nguyen's superb and intelligent art.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Dustin Nguyen
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
July 11th, 2012
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