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Doomwar #2

"Doomwar" is nowhere near as entertaining as "Siege," but then again, it doesn't set out to be. This is a story that plays from the shadows and foxholes of war.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Maberry
Artists:
Scot Eaton, Andy Lanning, Robert Campanella
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 17th, 2010

Hercules: Fall of an Avenger #1

I blame everyone who didn't buy "The Incredible Hercules" for its cancellation and this resulting mini-series.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak, Fred Van Lente, Paul Tobin
Artists:
Ariel Olivetti, Reilly Brown, Jason Paz
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
March 17th, 2010

Hulk #21

Hulks rise, Hulks fall, Hulks smash. This one is mostly red Hulk.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeph Loeb
Artists:
Ed McGuinness, Mark Farmer
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 17th, 2010

Guardians of the Galaxy #24

A somewhat padded issue where things slow down in the build to “The Thanos Imperative,” but still with plenty of entertainment to be found.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Wes Craig, Serge Lapointe
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 17th, 2010

Siege #3

As far as penultimate issues go, this one is intense: old favorites return, epic battles occur, and the last page is a doozy.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Olivier Coipel, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 16th, 2010

Dark X-Men #5

Nate Grey takes on Norman Osborn and the Green Goblin -- together?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell
Artists:
Leonard Kirk
Reviewer:
James Hunt
March 15th, 2010

Breaking into Comics the Marvel Way #1

Six up-and-coming artists showcase their skills in short stories written by some of Marvel’s top writers.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Marc Guggenheim, Chris Yost, Stuart Moore, Mike Benson, Kathryn Immonen, Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Damion Hendricks, Mike Furth, Paul Davidson, Joe Suitor, Michele Bertilorenzi, Serena Ficca, Christian Nauck, Terry Austin
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 15th, 2010

Cable #24

Cable and Hope finally defeat Bishop and return to the present.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Giancarlo Caracuzzo, Alejandro Garza, Denys Cowan, Sandu Florea
Reviewer:
James Hunt
March 15th, 2010

Punishermax #5

Wilson Fisk has two choices: save his son from getting his throat slit or become the Kingpin of crime in New York. Guess which option he chooses.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Steve Dillon
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 14th, 2010

The Mystic Hands of Doctor Strange #1

This black and white one-shot sure is pretty, but none of the stories feel up to par.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen, Peter Milligan, Ted McKeever, Mike Carey
Artists:
Frazer Irving, Frank Brunner, Ted McKeever, Marcos Martin
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
March 14th, 2010

Hulk: Let the Battle Begin #1

This book isn't part of the current "Hulk" stories by a long shot, but if you get past that it's entertaining enough.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jesse Blaze Snider, Mark Parsons, Tom Cohen
Artists:
Steve Kurth, Ed McGuinness, Andrew Hennessy
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
March 13th, 2010

S.W.O.R.D. #5

The story (and series) ends here with Earth about to be invaded and only Brand, Beast, and Death’s Head standing in the way.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Steven Sanders, Craig Yeung
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 11th, 2010

The Twelve: Spearhead #1

“The Twelve” artist Chris Weston writes and draws this World War II tale featuring the Invaders.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Weston
Artists:
Chris Weston, Gary Erskine
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 11th, 2010

X-Men Forever #19

An uneasy blend of backward-looking styles and forward plot momentum.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Claremont
Artists:
Graham Nolan, Scott Koblish
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
March 10th, 2010

Prelude to Deadpool Corps #2

The weekly run-up to “Deadpool Corps” continues with an issue spotlighting Kidpool and other child versions of X-characters.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Victor Gischler
Artists:
Whilce Portacio, Jamie Mendoza
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 10th, 2010

X-Men: Pixie Strikes Back! #2

A Pixie mini-series seemed to be an odd choice, but so far it's turned out to be an enticing read.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kathryn Immonen
Artists:
Sara Pichelli
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
March 10th, 2010

Lockjaw and the Pet Avengers Unleashed #1

This comic has everything in it that you didn't know you were missing in comics – hippos, alligators, saber-toothed tigers, and Frog Thor! That's right, the Pet Avengers are back!

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Eliopoulos
Artists:
Ig Guara
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 9th, 2010

Wolverine Mr. X #1

Mr. X vs. Wolverine -- a whole lot of Wolverines -- and a strange twist near the end.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Frank Tieri
Artists:
Paco Diaz, Guillermo Ortego
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
March 9th, 2010

Web of Spider-Man #6

"Web of Spider-Man" has been set up as an appetizer to the goings-on in "Amazing Spider-Man" with a side of "Spider-Girl" to cleanse the palette.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fred Van Lente, Tom DeFalco, Zeb Wells
Artists:
Jefte Palo, Ron Frenz, Sal Buscema, Xurxo Penalta
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 9th, 2010

Ultimate Comics New Ultimates #1

The Ultimates regroup in the aftermath of Ultimatum. Sort of.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeph Loeb
Artists:
Frank Cho
Reviewer:
James Hunt
March 6th, 2010

Punisher: Butterfly #1

A collection of clichés don't make a story entertaining, and at $4.99 even less so.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Valerie D'Orazio
Artists:
Laurence Campbell
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
March 6th, 2010

Ultimate Avengers #5

Mark Millar kills babies, and pretty much everyone else. Or, the Red Skull does, at least.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Millar
Artists:
Carlos Pacheco, Dexter Vines, Thomas Palmer
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
March 6th, 2010

Stephen King’s “N.” #1

The adaptation of Stephen King’s short story begins strongly with some great work by Marc Guggenheim and Alex Maleev.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Marc Guggenheim
Artists:
Alex Maleev
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 4th, 2010

Mighty Avengers #34

The Avengers know that Loki is posing as the Scarlet Witch and aim to do something about it, but Loki’s presence is required elsewhere (“Siege”), so don’t expect a satisfying resolution to that plot.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Neil Edwards, Andrew Currie, Andrew Hennessy
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 4th, 2010

The Amazing Spider-Man #623

The newish Vulture returns, and Spidey swings around town, but it's Paul Azaceta's art that's the real star of this issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid, Tom Peyer
Artists:
Paul Azaceta
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
March 3rd, 2010

Girl Comics #1

Marvel's "Girl Comics" is here, but it needs some more "oomph."

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Colleen Coover, G. Willow Wilson, Trina Robbins, Valerie D'Orazio, Lucy Knisley, Robin Furth, Agnes Garbowska, Devin Grayson
Artists:
Colleen Coover, Ming Doyle, Stephanie Buscema, Nikki Cook, Sana Takeda, Lucy Knisley, Agnes Garbowska, Emma Rios
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 3rd, 2010

Prelude to Deadpool Corps #1

Rob Liefeld returns to his creation, and a female version of his creation, and a Captain America with a metal arm. It's old home week.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Victor Gischler
Artists:
Rob Liefeld
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
March 2nd, 2010

Invincible Iron Man #24

Matt Fraction and Salvador Larroca finish up their second year of "Invincible Iron Man" with the satisfying return of Tony Stark.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Salvador Larroca
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
March 2nd, 2010

Fall of the Hulks: the Savage She-Hulks #1

Jeff Parker hulks out, She-Hulk style.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Salva Espin, Zach Howard
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 2nd, 2010

Fall of the Hulks: Red Hulk #2

Red Hulk and Thundra go over their shared and convoluted history.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Carlos Rodriguez, Vincente Cifuentes
Reviewer:
James Hunt
March 1st, 2010

New Avengers #62

Spider-People fight in half the book. Captain America returns in the other half to fight the Living Laser. It's quite entertaining

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Daniel Acuna, Wade Von Grawbadger
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
March 1st, 2010

Thunderbolts #141

The first “Siege” tie-in issue of “Thunderbolts” has the team sent on a mission to steal the Spear of Odin for Norman Osborn, but internal problems may prevent it from being a successful mission.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Miguel Sepulveda
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
February 27th, 2010

Iron Man vs. Whiplash #4

A straightforward superhero slugfest, but is it a satisfying ending?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brannon Braga, Marc Guggenheim
Artists:
Phil Briones, Andrea Mutti
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
February 26th, 2010

Ultimate Enemy #2

Halfway through the mini-series, "Ultimate Enemy" needs to pick up the pace.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Rafa Sandoval, Roger Bonet
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
February 25th, 2010

X-Factor #202

"X-Factor" finishes up its first storyline post-renumbering, and it's a fun conclusion.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Bing Cansino
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
February 25th, 2010

Fantastic Four #576

The Fantastic Four go on a nearly-silent undersea adventure in another excellent installment of the Hickman/Eaglesham run.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Dale Eaglesham
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
February 25th, 2010

Avengers: The Initiative #33

The events of "Siege" #2 are seen from a different perspective, and the Hood takes a hit.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos Gage
Artists:
Jorge Molina, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
February 24th, 2010

Dark Wolverine #83

Come on, you didn’t really think Daken killed Norman Osborn at the end of last issue. The explanation for what happened is actually pretty clever and doesn’t feel like a cheat.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Daniel Way, Marjorie Liu
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, Onofrio Catacchio
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
February 24th, 2010

Spider-Man: The Clone Saga #6

The reimagining of the Spider-Clone Saga reaches its action-packed conclusion with one Osborn back from the dead, another cloned, and two Spider-Men on the receiving end of some violence.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Tom DeFalco, Howard Mackie
Artists:
Todd Nauck, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
February 24th, 2010

Amazing Spider-Man #622

Morbius and Flash Thompson offer Spider-Man a break from the deluge of foes he's faced recently. Yes, Morbius and Flash Thompson.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fred Van Lente, Greg Weisman
Artists:
Joe Quinones, Luke Ross
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
February 24th, 2010

Nation X #3

It's the strongest issue of "Nation X" to date, but it's a shame it isn't great instead of just good.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chuck Kim, Grace Randolph, Chris Yost, Corey Lewis
Artists:
Gabriel Hernandez Walta, James Harrren, Karl Moline, Corey Lewis, Jaime Mendoza
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
February 23rd, 2010

X-Force #24

Selene is ascending to power; She has the knife she needed and also has Warpath as her prisoner. She knows the X-Men will come to claim him, and wouldn't have it any other way.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Craig Kyle, Chris Yost
Artists:
Clayton Crain
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
February 23rd, 2010

Secret Warriors #13

Jonathan Hickman and Stefano Caselli continue to provide solid entertainment. Also, water is wet.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Stefano Caselli
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
February 23rd, 2010

The Marvels Project #6

Steve Epting and Dave Stewart deliver some of the best art you’re likely to find in a comic this week.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Steve Epting
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
February 23rd, 2010

Thor #607

Ragnarok and roll is the name of the game here

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Billy Tan, Rich Elson, Batt
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
February 23rd, 2010

Avengers vs. Agents of Atlas #2

Giant-Man versus Gorilla Man equals Giant-Gorilla-Man! This issue has that to offer, as well as more of Jeff Parker's wit, accompanied by Gabriel Hardman's awesome art.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker, Scott Kurtz
Artists:
Gabriel Hardman, Zach Howard, Mark Irwin
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
February 21st, 2010

Guardians of the Galaxy #23

Sometimes, "everything you know is wrong" can actually be right.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Wes Craig, Serge Lapointe
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
February 21st, 2010

Marvels: Eye of the Camera #6

As a conclusion to both this mini-series and "Marvels" in general, it was worth the wait.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kurt Busiek, Roger Stern
Artists:
Jay Anacleto
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
February 21st, 2010

Doomwar #1

T’Challa recruits the X-Men in his fight against Doom.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Maberry
Artists:
Scott Eaton, Andy Lanning, Robert Campanella
Reviewer:
James Hunt
February 21st, 2010

Daredevil #505

Too many ninjas? Nope, just some good comics from Diggle, Johnston, and Checchetto.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle, Antony Johnston
Artists:
Marco Checchetto
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
February 19th, 2010
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