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Locke & Key: Omega #5

In "Locke and Key: Omega" #5 by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez, Tyler Locke has an unusual encounter while on the verge of death in the Keyhouse, and the situation in the Drowning Cave grows more dire as Dodge plays with his victims.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Joe Hill
Artists:
Gabriel Rodriguez
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
June 10th, 2013

Fearless Defenders #5

Cullen Bunn and Will Sliney's "Fearless Defenders" #12 features a dream guest cast, but the art fails the book badly and it stumbles as a result.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
Will Sliney
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
June 10th, 2013

Rachel Rising #17

Terry Moore delivers another solid issue in his horror series "Rachel Rising" as the town continues "getting mean" and the violence spreads.

Publisher:
Abstract Studios
Writer:
Terry Moore
Artists:
Terry Moore
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
June 10th, 2013

Kick-Ass 3 #1

"Kick-Ass 3" #1 by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. begins the final story arc of their ironic epic starring Dave Lizewski, a.k.a Kick-Ass, in a well-plotted but surprisingly low-violence first issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Icon
Writer:
Mark Millar
Artists:
John Romita Jr., Tom Palmer
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
June 10th, 2013

Cable and X-Force #9

"Cable and X-Force" #9 doesn't have any Cable and even less X-Force, but it does have Frank Tieri writing Captain America, Havok, Rogue and Hope for artist Salvador Larroca to draw.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Frank Tieri
Artists:
Salvador Larroca
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 10th, 2013

Daredevil: Dark Nights #1

"Daredevil: Dark Nights #1" by Lee Weeks begins an anthology series dedicated to one of Marvel's most flexible characters.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Lee Weeks
Artists:
Lee Weeks
Reviewer:
James Hunt
June 10th, 2013

Dial H #13

"Dial H" #13 by writer China Mieville and artist Alberto Ponticelli reveals the secrets of the Dial Bunch.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
China Mieville
Artists:
Alberto Ponticelli, Dan Green
Reviewer:
James Hunt
June 10th, 2013

All-New Secret Skullkickers #1

The silly #1 gag continues, but otherwise, Jim Zub and Edwin Huang's "Skullkickers" is a smartly-written, beautifully-drawn comic that's full of fun for fans of pulp fantasy books and games.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Jim Zub
Artists:
Edwin Huang, Kevin Raganit
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
June 10th, 2013

Invincible Universe #3

In a single-issue story, Phil Hester and Todd Nauck focus on El Chupacabra. He's off to Serbia to apologize to a family whose son died defending him -- and then things go wrong.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Phil Hester
Artists:
Todd Nauck
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
June 10th, 2013

Marvel's Thor The Dark World Prelude #1

Billed as a prelude to "Thor: The Dark World," this comic book from Christopher Yost, Craig Kyle and Scot Eaton takes readers to Asgard to survey the aftermath of both the "Thor" and "Avengers" films.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christopher Yost, Craig Kyle
Artists:
Scot Eaton, Andrew Hennessy
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 10th, 2013

All-New X-Men #12

As if things weren't confusing enough, the original X-Men get to meet the Uncanny Avengers -- including of their greatest enemies -- The Scarlet Witch -- in Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen's "All New X-Men" #12.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Wade von Grawbadger
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
June 10th, 2013

Daredevil: End of Days #8

This truly is the end as Brian Michael Bendis, David Mack, Klaus Janson, Bill Sienkiewicz, Joe Caramagna and Matt Hollingsworth deliver the final chapter to this story in "Daredevil: End of Days" #8.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis, David Mack
Artists:
Klaus Janson, Bill Sienkiewicz, David Mack
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 7th, 2013

Ten Grand #2

"Ten Grand" #2 at first seems more standard and predictable compared to the first issue, but J. Michael Straczynski and Ben Templesmith aren't afraid to turn the tables and start delivering material much sooner than expected.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
J. Michael Straczynski
Artists:
Ben Templesmith
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 6th, 2013

X-Factor #257

"X-Factor" #257 kicks off the beginning of "The End of X-Factor," but Peter David and Neil Edwards' first chapter feels like a diversion stretched out much longer than expected.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Neil Edwards, Carmen Carnero, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 6th, 2013

Avengers Arena #10

"Avengers Arena" #10 continues to ramp up the violence, as Dennis Hopeless and guest artist Riccardo Burchielli thin the cast as the book continues to take its death match remit more seriously.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dennis Hopeless
Artists:
Riccardo Burchielli
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 6th, 2013

Green Lantern #21

It's a brand new day for Hal Jordan and the Green Lanterns as writer Robert Venditti and artist Billy Tan assume creator roles for "Green Lantern" #21.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Robert Venditti
Artists:
Billy Tan, Richard Friend
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 6th, 2013

Age of Ultron #9

"Age of Ultron" #9 heads back to the events in "Age of Ultron" #6, with Brian Michael Bendis, Brandon Peterson and Carlos Pacheco getting trippy.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Brandon Peterson, Carlos Pacheco, Roger Bonet
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 6th, 2013

Swamp Thing #21

"Swamp Thing" #21 has Charles Soule's strongest script yet, as he and guest artist Jesus Saiz introduce us to the mysterious Capucine, even as a request dating back 800 years is laid on the table.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Jesus Saiz
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 5th, 2013

Astro City #1

Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson debut their new "Astro City" #1, and it's a welcome return to this city of superheroes, even as a new narrative trick for the series is employed.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Kurt Busiek
Artists:
Brent Anderson
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 5th, 2013

Detective Comics #21

"Detective Comics" #21 is a one-off story introducing a new villain, but despite John Layman and Scot Eaton's best efforts, Penumbra doesn't have the same instant grab that Emperor Penguin did.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
John Layman
Artists:
Scot Eaton, Andy Clarke, Jaime Mendoza
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 5th, 2013

Herobear and the Kid Special #1

What's black and white and red all over? Mike Kunkel's "Herobear and the Kid Special" #1!

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Mike Kunkel
Artists:
Mike Kunkel
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 5th, 2013
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