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Nova #32

The past collides with the present, and the Sphinx isn't the only old friend to return.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Andrea DiVito
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 6th, 2009

Deadpool Team-Up #898

This comic has a hilarious high number. Get it? The rest of the issue is just as funny.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Benson
Artists:
Carlo Barberi, Juan Vlasco
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 5th, 2009

Fall of the Hulks: Alpha #1

The story of how the Leader and his gang of “intelligencia” came to be -- and how it dissolved.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Paul Pelletier, Vincenti Cifuentes
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 4th, 2009

Iron Man Vs. Whiplash #1

The Iron Man machine sets rolling here. This series provides some insight into the character of Whiplash. Not a must-have, by any means, but certainly a story of interest for the most rabid Iron Fans.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Marc Guggenheim, Brannon Braga
Artists:
Phillippe Briones
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 3rd, 2009

Dark Avengers Annual #1

What’s Noh-Varr been doing since he fled Avengers Tower? We find out in this very good annual by Bendis and Bachalo.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Chris Bachalo, Tim Townsend, Jamie Mendoza, Al Vey
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 2nd, 2009

Uncanny X-Men #518

Emma Frost says it's all about her, even as simmering subplots move to the foreground.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Terry Dodson, Rachel Dodson
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 2nd, 2009

Siege: The Cabal #1

“Siege” begins here as the Cabal falls apart with Norman Osborn and Dr. Doom on opposite sides.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Michael Lark, Stefano Gaudiano
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 2nd, 2009

What If? Secret Invasion #1

“What if ‘What If? Secret Invasion’ #1 was not very good?” Oh wait, that’s what happened. Darn.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kevin Grevioux, Karl Bollers, Chris Acosta, Mike Gallagher
Artists:
Pow Rodrix, Larry Stroman, Carl Potts, Dave Manak
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 1st, 2009

Thor #604

The Thunder God sets about to bring the hammer down upon Doctor Doom. Literally. The problem being Thor is not the first Asgardian to encounter Doom.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Billy Tan, Batt
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 1st, 2009

Ms. Marvel #47

Spider-Man and Ms. Marvel finally go on the date they arranged a while back.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Reed
Artists:
Mike McKone, Rob Disalvo, Derec Donovan
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 1st, 2009

Dark Wolverine #80

Daken finds himself facing Emmy Doolin as he attempts to appear heroic.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Daniel Way, Marjorie Liu
Artists:
Stephen Segovia, Paco Diaz Luque, Sandu Floria, Guillermo Ortega, Jey Leisten
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 1st, 2009

Guardians of the Galaxy #20

Killing off half your cast isn't a surefire way to stir up your comic, but in this case it seems to have worked.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Brad Walker, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 29th, 2009

Son of Hulk #17

“Son of Hulk” ends to no one’s surprise, but it contains one brilliant scene that establishes the eponymous Hiro-Kala as a major cosmic player in the Marvel universe.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Jenkins
Artists:
Andres Guinaldo, Vicente Cifuentes
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 29th, 2009

Immortal Weapons #5

The series concludes with a strong final issue, and Iron Fist plays an important role.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
David Lapham
Artists:
Arturo Lozzi
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 27th, 2009

Uncanny X-Men #517

Matt Fraction gives Rogue a memorable moment, but Greg Land's art destroys this book's credibility.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Greg Land, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 27th, 2009

Invincible Iron Man #20

Iron Man's next big story starts here, with the first installment of "Stark: Disassembled."

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Salvador Larroca
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 26th, 2009

New Avengers #59

Stuart Immonen brings out the best in Brian Bendis' script, in this heist caper issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Wade von Grawbadger
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 26th, 2009

Fantastic Four #573

Things go awry on Nu-Earth as the visiting Thing, Human Torch, and Richards kids discover much to their dismay.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Neil Edwards, Andrew Currie
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 26th, 2009

Thor Giant-Size Finale #1

J. Michael Straczynski exits "Thor" with a standard issue that advances the plot while not making things too difficult for those that follow.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
J. Michael Straczynski
Artists:
Marko Djurdjevic, Danny Miki, Allen Martinez
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 25th, 2009

Incredible Hercules #138

"MAMATHOOOOOM!" With some of the best onomatopoeia in comics today, the thunder rolls across the heavenly pages of "Incredible Hercules".

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak, Fred Van Lente, Jeff Parker
Artists:
Rodney Buchemi, Gabriel Hardman
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 24th, 2009

X-Men Legacy #229

"X-Men: Legacy" is currently telling good old-fashioned superhero stories, and I'm down with that kind of fun.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Daniel Acuna
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 23rd, 2009

Mighty Avengers #31

At the end of the day, "The Unspoken" ends with an uninspired fight scene.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott, Christos N. Gage
Artists:
Sean Chen, Mark Morales, Craig Yeung
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 23rd, 2009

Thunderbolts #138

Incoming writer Jeff Parker turns Mister X loose on the current team.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Miguel Sepulveda
Reviewer:
James Hunt
November 23rd, 2009

Dark Reign: The List — Amazing Spider-Man #1

Spider-Man. Norman Osborn. Thousands of fanboys yelling “Fight, fight, fight, fight!”

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Adam Kubert, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 19th, 2009

Wolverine: Weapon X #7

In part two of the second "Weapon X" arc, things get even weirder, and more terrifying.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Yanick Paquette, Michel Lacombe
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 18th, 2009

Realm of Kings: Inhumans #1

"Realm of Kings: Inhumans" is giving the political intrigue I was hoping for; with any luck, it won't devolve into fight scenes.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Pablo Raimondi, Andrew Hennessy
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 18th, 2009

Spider-Woman #3

This works much better as an actual comic, particularly with Maleev's expressive color palette.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Alex Maleev
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 17th, 2009

Punisher #11

The series takes a turn for the even-more-absurd and it totally works.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Tony Moore
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 17th, 2009

Dark Avengers #11

Norman Osborn and his crew are in serious trouble. "Secret Wars II"-level trouble.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Mike Deodato, Greg Horn
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 17th, 2009

Realm of Kings #1

"Realm of Kings" kicks off here, but is it wrong that I'm feeling a little event fatigued?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Leonardo Manco, Mahmud Asrar
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 17th, 2009

Daredevil #502

With Matt’s friends reeling after the events of last issue, the Kingpin begins to cement his position in the underworld.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle
Artists:
Roberto De La Torre
Reviewer:
James Hunt
November 16th, 2009

Cable #20

Bishop chases Hope and Cable, who narrowly escape. Again.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Gabriel Guzman, Mariano Taibo
Reviewer:
James Hunt
November 16th, 2009

Realm of Kings Imperial Guard #1

Abnett and Lanning bring some action and characterization to Gladiator's Legion of Super-Guardians, and it looks nice too.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Kevin Walker
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 15th, 2009

Marvel Adventures Super Heroes #17

Keeping in step with Marvel's re-branding of their Marvel Adventures line, "Marvel Adventures Super Heroes" gets a new direction and purpose.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Tobin
Artists:
Ig Guara
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 14th, 2009

Psylocke #1

Psylocke heads back to Japan with her former body in tow.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Yost
Artists:
Harvey Tolibao, Paul Neary
Reviewer:
James Hunt
November 12th, 2009

X-Men Forever #11

Cliches and a retro-classic feel, but there's something comforting in the storytelling.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Claremont
Artists:
Tom Grummett, Cory Hamscher
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 12th, 2009

Strange #1

The cover says it all, "The Doctor is out!" Indeed. No longer flaunting his pedigree, Stephen Strange finds a new adventure in this limited series by Mark Waid and Emma Rios.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Emma Rios
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 11th, 2009

The Amazing Spider-Man #611

The best "ASM" issue of the year, with Deadpool and Joe Kelly and Eric Canete and all that is good in the world.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joe Kelly
Artists:
Eric Canete
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 11th, 2009

S.W.O.R.D. #1

This not-so serious look at Agent Brand's space operation is better than its art would lead you to believe.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Steven Sanders, Craig Yeung, Jamie McKelvie
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 11th, 2009

Dark X-Men #1

I was a little dubious about a "Dark X-Men" mini-series, but this first issue shows a lot of potential.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell, Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Jay Leisten, Steve Dillon
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 10th, 2009

Immortal Weapons #4

"Immortal Weapons" continues to prove itself to be more entertaining than anyone would have thought.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Khari Evans, Victor Olazaba, Allen Martinez, Hatuey Diaz
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 10th, 2009

Deadpool #899

There are some good bits in "Deadpool Team-Up," but it's not half as funny as it promises to be.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fred van Lente
Artists:
Dalibor Talajic
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 10th, 2009

Black Widow: Deadly Origin #1

Marvel gives the adoring public a chance to catch up with the Black Widow as the character is poised to ascend to the silver screen in the highly anticipated "Iron Man" sequel. This book might have been better served as a complete recapture of t

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell
Artists:
Tom Raney, Scott Hanna, John Paul Leon
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 10th, 2009

Deathlok #1

Marvel tries to restart the Deathlok franchise again, only this time with more background -- or is it with more decompression? "Kill them all and let God sort them out." Ugh.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charlie Huston
Artists:
Lan Medina
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 10th, 2009

Doctor Voodoo: Avenger of the Supernatural #2

Following a confrontation with Doctor Doom, Jericho Drumm, i.e. Doctor Voodoo, Earth's Sorcerer Supreme, has to figure out where he is and how he can return to Earth.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender, Roy Thomas, R.J.M. Lofficier
Artists:
Jefte Palo, Gabriel Hardman, Geof Isherwood
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 10th, 2009

The Amazing Spider-Man #610

Who would have thought referencing the Clone Saga would result in a convoluted plot?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Marc Guggenheim
Artists:
Marco Checchetto, Luke Ross, Rick Magyar
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 10th, 2009

Captain America: Reborn #4

Steve Rogers may be coming back, but he’s going to have to relive the worst day of his life first — or, will he prevent it from happening?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Bryan Hitch, Butch Guice
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 9th, 2009

Assault on New Olympus #1

Marvel's other big story begins right here. While "Dark Reign" thunders on, a story with great characters and lasting repercussions is brewing right here. All that plus a full day's supply of "Agents of Atlas."

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak, Fred Van Lente, Jeff Parker
Artists:
Rodney Buchemi, Gabriel Hardman
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 8th, 2009

The Marvelous Land of Oz #1

Skottie Young's art brings this storybook adventure to life.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Eric Shanower
Artists:
Skottie Young
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 8th, 2009

Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #4

Lafuente draws a Spider-Man who is a blur of motion, and that feels exactly right.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
David Lafuente
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 7th, 2009
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