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Lumberjanes #4

The Lumberjanes' quest for the Holy Kitten brings them face-to-face with yetis and a new hidden danger in Grace Ellis, Noelle Stevenson, and Brooke Allen's "Lumberjanes" #4.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis
Artists:
Brooke Allen
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
July 14th, 2014

Nightcrawler #4

Kurt discovers Margali's master plan, but the cost of stopping her is great in Chris Claremont and Todd Nauck's "Nightcrawler" #4.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Claremont
Artists:
Todd Nauck
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
July 14th, 2014

Thor & Loki: The Tenth Realm #1

Thor confronts the All-Mother about his long-lost sister in Al Ewing, Jason Aaron, Lee Garbett and Simone Bianchi's "Thor and Loki: The Tenth Realm" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Al Ewing, Jason Aaron
Artists:
Lee Garbett, Simone Bianchi
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
July 14th, 2014

Coffin Hill #9

"Coffin Hill" #9 continues the title's second storyline, and Caitlin Kittredge and Inaki Miranda's revealing what happened during the Ice Fisher case that made Eve Coffin a hero is riveting.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Caitlin Kittredge
Artists:
Inaki Miranda
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 14th, 2014

All-New X-Men #29

The time travel storyline in Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen's "All-New X-Men" #29 still offers a few surprises, but is beginning to wear a bit thin.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Wade Von Grawbadger
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
July 14th, 2014

Fantastic Four #7

James Robinson uses "Original Sin" to tell an emotional story of betrayal in "Fantastic Four" #7 Leonard Kirk capably handles the present day action, while Dean Haspiel steps in for a nostalgic-looking flashback.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Karl Kesel, Rich Magyar, Dean Haspiel, Nolan Woodard
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
July 14th, 2014

Detective Comics #33

Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato's "Detective Comics" #33 continues their stylish "Icarus" arc and reminds readers that The Dark Knight isn't just a superhero, but also, yes, a detective.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Brian Buccellato, Francis Manapul
Artists:
Francis Manapul
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
July 14th, 2014

A Waste of Time #1

Rick Worley enters the regular publishing grind with an interesting new series in "A Waste of Time" #1.

Publisher:
Northwest Press
Writer:
Rick Worley
Artists:
Rick Worley
Reviewer:
Matt Little
July 14th, 2014

Armor Hunters #2

Behind a chromium cover, "Armor Hunters" #2 delivers a lot of devastation as writer Robert Venditti and artist Doug Braithwaite prepare to deliver even more.

Publisher:
Valiant Entertainment
Writer:
Robert Venditti
Artists:
Doug Braithwaite
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 11th, 2014

The Legend of Bold Riley #2

A stranger offers Riley shelter from the rain, but there's something suspicious about her pipe and her carpets in "The Legend of Bold Riley" #2 by Leia Weathington and Zack Giallongo.

Publisher:
Northwest Press
Writer:
Leia Weathington
Artists:
Zack Giallongo
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
July 11th, 2014

The Life After #1

When Jude finally works up the courage to break the monotonous cycle that his life has become, he gets quite a shock in Joshua Hale Fialkov and Gabo's "The Life After" #1.

Publisher:
Oni Press
Writer:
Joshua Hale Fialkov
Artists:
Gabo
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
July 11th, 2014

Avengers #32

Jonathan Hickman deftly combines plot threads from "Original Sin" with his own storyline in "Avengers" #32, and he and Leinil Francis Yu generate a lot of wow, which just barely offsets the high-level talk and unanswered questions.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Leinil Francis Yu, Gerry Alanguilan
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
July 11th, 2014

Superior Foes of Spider-Man #13

Nick Spencer and Steve Lieber continue their romp through Spider-Man's rogues' gallery in "The Superior Foes of Spider-Man" #13 as Boomerang tries to pull his erstwhile team back together.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Nick Spencer
Artists:
Steve Lieber
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 11th, 2014

Daredevil #5

"Daredevil" #5 shows readers what the completely synchronous creative team of Mark Waid, Chris Samnee, Javier Rodriguez and Joe Caramagna can deliver, thanks to the appearance of Leapfrog and the death of Foggy Nelson.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid, Chris Samnee
Artists:
Chris Samnee
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 11th, 2014

Constantine #16

"Constantine" #16 has Ray Fawkes and Edgar Salazar drop Constantine into the Black Forest, but a simple search for a magician to remove a spell turns out to be anything but simple.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Ray Fawkes
Artists:
Edgar Salazar, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 10th, 2014

New 52: Futures End #10

"New 52: Futures End" #10 is a title that's leveled out since those early issues, and while the future is still bleak, at least now there's some hope mixed in.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Brian Azzarello, Jeff Lemire, Dan Jurgens, Keith Giffen
Artists:
Aaron Lopresti, Art Thibert
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 10th, 2014

Spider-Man 2099 #1

In "Spider-Man 2099" #1 by Peter David and Will Sliney, Miguel O'Hara must corral his hilariously self-centered plutocratic grandfather and fight off a time-travelling armored agent who has a mission to kill him.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Will Sliney
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
July 10th, 2014

Grayson #1

Tim Seeley, Tom King, and Mikel Janin give Dick Grayson a whole new world and mission with issue #1 of DC's new series, "Grayson."

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Tim Seeley, Tom King
Artists:
Mikel Janin
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
July 10th, 2014

Death Vigil #1

Stjepan Sejic's "Death Vigil" #1 may be short on innovative plotting, but it's surprisingly fun and charming -- a solid start for a new series that doesn't take itself too seriously despite the stakes.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Stjepan Sejic
Artists:
Stjepan Sejic
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
July 10th, 2014

Captain Marvel #5

"Captain Marvel" #5provides a revelation for the interest in Torfa and gives Carol Danvers renewed interest in fighting the bullies in this Kelly Sue DeConnick-written, David Lopez-drawn issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kelly Sue DeConnick
Artists:
David Lopez
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 10th, 2014

New Suicide Squad #1

"New Suicide Squad" #1 brings Black Manta, Deathstroke, Joker's Daughter, writer Sean Ryan and artist Jeremy Roberts to Amanda Waller's world.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Sean Ryan
Artists:
Jeremy Roberts
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 10th, 2014

Amazing X-Men #9

"Amazing X-Men" #9 stumbles down in quality, as Craig Kyle, Chris Yost, and Carlos Barber's story loses speed, reuses bad character designs, and advances very little in the storyline.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Craig Kyle, Chris Yost
Artists:
Carlos Barberi, Walden Wong, Dave Meikis
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 10th, 2014

Usagi Yojimbo Color Special: The Artist

After a bit of a break, Stan Sakai's signature character returns in "Usagi Yojimbo Color Special: The Artist." If you've never read about Sakai's rabbit ronin warrior before, this is the perfect introduction.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Stan Sakai
Artists:
Stan Sakai
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 10th, 2014

Infinity Man and the Forever People #2

"Infinity Man and the Forever People" #2 show us a little more about the Forever People and how they operate, but Keith Giffen, Dan Didio, Tom Grummett, and Scott Hanna's comic feels aimless.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen, Dan DiDio
Artists:
Tom Grummett, Scott Hnna
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 9th, 2014

American Vampire: Second Cycle #4

"American Vampire: Second Cycle" #4 puts the farmhouse of Pearl Jones in the line of a vampiric twister as the series created by Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque continues to get spookier.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Rafael Albuquerque
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 9th, 2014

Star Wars #19

Written by Brian Wood with art from Carlos D'Anda, "Star Wars" #19 brings in IG-88 and a junkyard planet.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Carlos D'Anda
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 9th, 2014

Spread #1

"Spread" #1 by Justin Jordan and Kyle Strahm has a familiar story of a parasitic monster, but it's the execution that makes this a fun, gripping and gruesome read.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Justin Jordan
Artists:
Kyle Strahm
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 9th, 2014
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