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Batman: Black and White #2

"Batman: Black and White" #2 spans a wide variety of topics and time period and offers some refreshing new takes on Bruce Wayne, his friends, and his ever impressive rogue's gallery.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Didio, Rafael Grampa, Rafael Albuquerque, Jeff Lemire, Michael Uslan
Artists:
J.G. Jones, Rafael Grampa, Rafael Albuguerque, Alex Nino, Dave Bullock
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
October 7th, 2013

Hinterkind #1

"Hinterkind" #1 by Ian Edginton and Francesco Trifogli is a strong expository issue, establishing the main characters, central themes and conflicts of an imagined post-apocalyptic civilization in which nature has triumphed over man.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Ian Edginton
Artists:
Francesco Trifogli
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
October 7th, 2013

Lazarus #4

A pitch perfect end to the first arc of Greg Rucka and Michael Lark's bold new "Lazarus" series.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Greg Rucka
Artists:
Michael Lark, Brian Level
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
October 7th, 2013

All-New X-Men #17

Four groups of X-Men, all with different seemingly benign agendas, converge in one messy timeline in Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen's "All New X-Men" #17.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Wade Von Grawbadger
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
October 7th, 2013

Hunger #3

Joshua Hale Fialkov and Leonard Kirk bring Galactus to the Ultimate Universe's Hala in "Hunger" #3.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joshua Hale Fialkov
Artists:
Leonard Kirk
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 7th, 2013

Detective Comics #24

"Detective Comics" #24 has John Layman and Jason Fabok conclude their story of the Wrath (the anti-Batman) in exactly a manner as you expected, but it's still satisfying and well-told.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
John Layman
Artists:
Jason Fabok
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 7th, 2013

Iron Man #16

Tony Stark returns to Earth in "Iron Man" #16, by Kieron Gillen and Carlo Pagulayan

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Carlo Pagulayan, Scott Hanna
Reviewer:
James Hunt
October 7th, 2013

Quantum and Woody #4

With talent like James Asmus, Tom Fowler, Jordie Bellaire and Dave Lanphear onboard "Quantum & Woody" #4 can't help but be a good comic book. Instead, it exceeds any and all expectations.

Publisher:
Valiant Entertainment
Writer:
James Asmus
Artists:
Tom Fowler
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 7th, 2013

Earth 2 #16

"Earth 2" #16 is James Robinson's final issue on this title, so Nicola Scott joins in, bringing along Green Lantern, Steppenwolf and many more for the sendoff.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Nicola Scott, Trevor Scott
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 7th, 2013

Infinity: The Hunt #2

In "Infinity: The Hunt" #2 Matt Kindt and Steven Sanders reveal what happened to the Latverian School of Science.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Kindt
Artists:
Steven Sanders
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 7th, 2013

Avengers: Endless Wartime

Warren Ellis provides an engaging and refreshing reminder of the essence of Marvel's premiere superhero team in "Avengers: Endless Wartime," and Mike McKone mostly makes it feel epic, but it's marred by a glossed-over and disappointi

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Mike McKone
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
October 7th, 2013

The Witching Hour #1

"The Witching Hour" #1 continues Vertigo's themed one-shots anthology series with nine stories about witches and witchcraft by Kelly Sue DeConnick, Cliff Chiang, Shawn McManus, Lauren Beukes, Ming Doyle and many other creators.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Steve Beach, Lauren Beukes, Brett Lewis, Annie Mok, Emily Carroll, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Matthew Sturges, Ales Kot, Toby Litt, Mariah Huehner
Artists:
Steve Beach, Gerhard Human, Cliff Chiang, Annie Mok, Emily Carroll, Ming Doyle, Shawn McManus, Morgan Jeske, Mark Buckingham, Victor Santos, Tula Lotay
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
October 4th, 2013

Green Arrow #24

"Green Arrow" #24 has Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino playing off of their Villains Month spotlight on Count Vertigo, reminding us again why this is one of the best books published at DC these days.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Artists:
Andrea Sorrentino
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 4th, 2013

Swamp Thing #24

"Swamp Thing" #24 loses a bit of momentum in its Seeder storyline, but there's enough interesting material here from Charles Soule and Andrei Bressan that it's still entertaining.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Andrei Bressan
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 4th, 2013

Grindhouse: Doors Open at Midnight #1

Alex de Campi and Chris Peterson deliver the first part of "Bee Vixens from Mars" in "Grindhouse: Doors Open at Midnight" #1.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Alex de Campi
Artists:
Chris Peterson
Reviewer:
James Hunt
October 4th, 2013

The Occultist #1

Tim Seeley and Mike Norton bring back their college-age magician in "The Occultist" #1, starting a mini-series that feels anything but magical.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Tim Seeley
Artists:
Mike Norton
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
October 4th, 2013

Green Lantern #24

Relic comes to Oa for the first installment of "Lights Out" by Robert Venditti and Billy Tan in "Green Lantern" #24.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Robert Venditti
Artists:
Billy Tan, Rob Hunter
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 4th, 2013

All-New X-Men Special #1

Mike Costa and Kris Anka bring Spider-Man (the superior model) and Doctor Octopus together for an adventure with Beast, Iceman, Marvel Girl and Cyclops in "All-New X-Men Special" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Costa
Artists:
Kris Anka
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 3rd, 2013

Mighty Avengers #2

Al Ewing and Greg Land are still setting up their new team in "Mighty Avengers" #2, but there's a lot of promise in this "Infinity" tie-in as the characters defend New York from an alien invasion.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Al Ewing
Artists:
Greg Land, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 3rd, 2013

Fantomex MAX #1

A shaky, uninspired and ill-conceived start for Fantomex in Andrew Hope and Shawn Crystal's "Fantomex MAX" #1 mini-series.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andrew Hope
Artists:
Shawn Crystal
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
October 3rd, 2013

Forever Evil #2

"This world is ours" is the declarative on every electronics screen when Geoff Johns and David Finch open up "Forever Evil" #2.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
David Finch, Richard Friend
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 3rd, 2013

Captain America: Living Legend #1

In "Captain America: Living Legend" #1, Cap only looks the part thanks to Granov's bold and life-like illustrations. Granov and Andy Diggle's story, with its flat dialogue and lack of any real punch, does little to showcase Cap as much

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle, Adi Granov
Artists:
Adi Granov
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
October 3rd, 2013

The Shadow Now #1

"The Shadow Now" #1 brings Lamont Cranston into modern times, but also brings one of his greatest foes in this story from David Liss and Colton Worley.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
David Liss
Artists:
Colton Worley
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 3rd, 2013

Archie #648

Former "Thor" writer Tom DeFalco creates a funny and enjoyable parody of The Thunder God in "Archie" #648, by transforming Archie into the Clod of Thunder while he and artists Fernando Ruiz and Rich Koslowski stay true to all character

Publisher:
Archie Comics
Writer:
Tom DeFalco
Artists:
Fernando Ruiz, Rich Koslowski
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
October 3rd, 2013

Marvel Knights: Spider-Man #1

Marvel Knights relaunches the brand with "Marvel Knights: Spider-Man" #1 by Matt Kindt and Marco Rudy.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Kindt
Artists:
Marco Rudy
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
October 3rd, 2013
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