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X-Factor: Nation X #1

Madrox and X-Factor visit the new home of mutantkind on the island nation of Utopia.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Valentine De Landro, Pat Davidson
Reviewer:
James Hunt
January 11th, 2010

Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #6

The identity of the mysterious red-hooded character revealed, and Principal Siuntres returns.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
David Lafuente
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
January 10th, 2010

Marvel Boy: The Uranian #1

While "Siege" may be an event book "seven years in the making," this series is sixty years in the making. Sort of.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Felix Ruiz, Russ Heath, Bill Everett
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
January 7th, 2010

Deadpool Team-Up #897

Lackluster, mediocre, and not nearly as entertaining as a comic featuring Deadpool, Ghost Riders, and demonically possessed circus freaks should be.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Adam Glass
Artists:
Chris Staggs, Robert Campanella
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
January 7th, 2010

New Mutants #9

Could it be? Is "New Mutants" finally done setting up its status quo?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Zeb Wells
Artists:
Paul Davidson
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
January 7th, 2010

Cable #22

The two year "Cable" time travel story lurches towards a conclusion, and the book perks up a bit as a result.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Gabriel Guzman
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
January 5th, 2010

Siege: Embedded #1

A promising first issue that fails to deliver compelling or entertaining writing, but Chris Samnee’s art is gorgeous and almost worth the four dollar admission.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Reed
Artists:
Chris Samnee
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
January 5th, 2010

Siege #1

Marvel christens in the New Year for comics with "an event seven years in the making!" Is it an event worthy of such ballyhoo? Read on.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Olivier Coipel, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
January 4th, 2010

Siege #1

Brian Michael Bendis and Olivier Coipel's "Siege" thrives on the sheer pulp insanity of a lot of its concepts.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Olivier Coipel, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
January 4th, 2010

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Oz has never looked better in the comics format.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Eric Shanower, L. Frank Baum
Artists:
Skottie Young
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
December 30th, 2009

Punisher #12

This issue focuses more on the Legion of Monsters, but that's actually the real attraction for this story.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Tony Moore
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 27th, 2009

X-Men Legacy #231

"X-Necrosha" finally hits "X-Men: Legacy," and Mike Carey's book is perfectly suited to looking at those deceased mutants of the past.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Clay Mann, Danny Miki, Allen Martinez, Walden Wong
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 27th, 2009

Secret Warriors #11

Hickman gets the story back on track after a few Dark Reign derailments in recent months.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Stefano Caselli
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 27th, 2009

Thor #605

Kieron Gillen brings the thunder. Billy Tan brings the lightning. Doctor Doom doesn't seem to mind.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Billy Tan, Batt
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 26th, 2009

The Incredible Hercules #139

"Incredible Hercules" this month is little more than two teams meeting and fighting, but it's an awfully entertaining fight.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak, Fred van Lente
Artists:
Rodney Buchemi, Reilly Brown
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 26th, 2009

Fantastic Four #574

Happy Birthday, Franklin Richards! Hope you survive the experience.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Neil Edwards, Andrew Currie
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 25th, 2009

New Avengers #60

Luke Cage has a problem, and Brian Michael Bendis throws virtually every hero in the Marvel Universe at the problem, which makes for an offbeat, engaging issue to read.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Wade von Grawbadger
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 25th, 2009

Guardians of the Galaxy #21

Conflict with the Luminals over an alien lifeform leads to beaurocracy, pregnancy (sort of), and a whole lot of headaches. Great comic.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Brad Walker, Andrew Hennessy, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 23rd, 2009

Uncanny X-Men #519

It’s Scott Summers versus the Void in his own mind. If he loses, he’ll be killed by his girlfriend. So, I guess he better win?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Terry Dodson, Rachel Dods
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 23rd, 2009

Captain America: Who Will Wield the Shield? #1

Now that Rogers is back, he and Bucky decide which one of them gets to be Captain America.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Butch Guice, Luke Ross
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 22nd, 2009

Cable #21

Cable and Hope return to Earth, with Bishop predictably in tow.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Lan Medina, Paul Gulacy, Humberto Ramos, Carlos Cuerva, Robert Campanella
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 22nd, 2009

Avengers: The Initiative #31

Set up as a tie-in to the "Siege: The Cabal" this issue throws the spotlight on Taskmaster. Of course, with "The Initiative" once the spotlight is on one character, others find the footlights.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos N. Gage
Artists:
Rafa Sandoval, Roger Bonet
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 22nd, 2009

What If? Spider-Man: House of M #1

Peter Parker’s conflict over dual lives thanks to the Scarlet Witch should make for interesting, emotionally-driven stories, but that’s not what happens here. No, what happens here is a very bad comic book.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sean McKeever, Frank Tieri, Mike Gallagher
Artists:
Dave Ross, Brian Haberlin, Dave Manak
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 22nd, 2009

Nomad: Girl Without a World #4

Sean McKeever firmly establishes Rikki Barnes's place in the Marvel Universe, and the story is as earnest as the character.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sean McKeever
Artists:
David Baldeon
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 21st, 2009

Vengeance of the Moon Knight #4

Moon Knight revamped as a Darker Knight, but with little story in this issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Gregg Hurwitz
Artists:
Jerome Opena
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 21st, 2009

X-Force #22

Clayton Crain's techno-gothic artistry saves this from being yet another zombie superhero comic.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christopher Yost, Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Clayton Crain, Steve Dillon
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 21st, 2009

Dark Avengers #12

What started out promising feels like a deus ex machina ending, even as it all-but-ensures that one character is going away shortly.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Mike Deodato, Greg Horn
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 20th, 2009

Astonishing X-Men #33

Like the previous 32 issues of this series, it may not align nicely with current developments in the Marvel U, but it's probably better that way.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Phil Jimenez, Andy Lanning
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 20th, 2009

Amazing Spider-Man #615

Javier Pulido swings into town and makes Fred Van Lente's script sparkle.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fred Van Lente
Artists:
Javier Pulido
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 20th, 2009

What If? Daredevil vs. Elektra #1

The resurrected Matt Murdock leads the Hand and comes up against SHEILD Agent Elektra Natchios. Definitely not the Marvel you know!

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Karl Bollers, Mike Gallagher
Artists:
Rafael Kayanan, Dave Manak
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 19th, 2009

The Hulk #18

Who needs nuanced, distinct characters when you can create more big bruisers to pound on one another?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeph Loeb
Artists:
Whilce Portacio, Danny Miki
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 19th, 2009

Ms. Marvel #48

A message is being sent for Ms. Marvel. Someone is killing innocent people in Captain Mar-vell's name just to draw Ms. Marvel's attention. The cover image and our preview kinda spoil it for you.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Reed
Artists:
Sana Takeda
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 16th, 2009

Mighty Avengers #32

"Mighty/Dark" starts here, and it's an Avengers tale from top to bottom, stem to stern. This is what "Mighty Avengers" fans have been waiting for.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Khoi Pham, Craig Yeung
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 16th, 2009

Dark X-Men #2

The return of Nate Grey continues as Norman Osborn’s X-Men prepare to kill him. Short return, I guess.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 16th, 2009

Captain America: Reborn #5

Captain America finally returns to his body, at the right time. But he’s not the only person using it.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Bryan Hitch, Butch Guice
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 16th, 2009

Daredevil #503

After a slightly predictable second issue, Diggle and De La Torre are back up to full strength in a story that could go any which way.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle
Artists:
Roberto De La Torre, Marco Checchetto
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 15th, 2009

X-Factor #200

"X-Factor" fans rejoice! The book you grew to look forward to every month? It's back.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Bing Cansino, Marco Santucci, Karl Moline, Patrick Piazzalunga, Rich Magyar
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 15th, 2009

What If? World War Hulk #1

"What If?" examines the events of "World War Hulk" to see how things could have gone.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Raicht, Michael Gallagher
Artists:
Lucio Parillo, Patrick Spaziante
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 15th, 2009

Deathlok #2

Lan Medina's art has a sickeningly soft yet grotesquely beautiful look to it, and that's about right for this series, even if the story seems off.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charlie Huston
Artists:
Lan Medina
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 13th, 2009

Sword #2

Gyrich decides to round up all the aliens on Earth while Brand and Beast tackle Death’s Head.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Steven Sanders
Reviewer:
James Hunt
December 11th, 2009

X-Men Forever #13

A solid issue that has Illyana become Black Magick and her brother and friends try to restore her.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Claremont
Artists:
Tom Grummett, Cory Hamscher
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
December 11th, 2009

Black Widow: Deadly Origin #2

"Black Widow: Deadly Origin" mixes the past and present together, but for those who read closely, you'll be well rewarded.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell
Artists:
Tom Raney, John Paul Leon, Scott Hanna
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 10th, 2009

Punishermax #2

"Punishermax" is almost like reading a mature readers "Ultimate Kingpin" origin, but in this case I'm offering that up as a compliment.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Steve Dillon
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 10th, 2009

Amazing Spider-Man #614

"The Gauntlet" marches on, and a New York City landmark pays the price.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Paul Azaceta
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 10th, 2009

Spider-Man and the Secret Wars #1

An all-ages retelling of "Secret Wars," but with a lot for old-time fans to enjoy as well.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Tobin
Artists:
Patrick Scherberger, Terry Pallot
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 9th, 2009

Web of Spider-Man #3

"Web of Spider-Man" continues to investigate the past of some of fan-favorite foes of Spider-Man. This issue focuses on the Rhino.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fred Van Lente, Tom DeFalco, J. M. DeMatteis
Artists:
Nick Dragotta, Ron Frenz, Sal Buscema, Val Semeiks, Dan Green
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 9th, 2009

War Machine #12

Just in time for the appearance of War Machine in the next Iron Man movie, this series ends. That doesn't necessarily mean the adventures of James Rhodes stop though.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak
Artists:
Wellinton Alves, Scott Hanna, Walden Wong, Carlos Cuevas
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 9th, 2009

Spider-Man Noir: Eyes Without a Face #1

This second "Spider-Man Noir" series begins as strongly as the previous one.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
David Hine, Fabrice Sapolsky
Artists:
Carmine DiGiandomenico
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 9th, 2009

Hulk Winter Guard #1

Steve Ellis's art is the best thing about this comic, but it's pretty damn good.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
David Gallaher, Peter David
Artists:
Steve Ellis, Dale Keown, Mark Farmer
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
December 9th, 2009

New Avengers Annual #3

New Avengers Annual" #3 is all right, if you don't mind it not needing to be an Annual or that it spoils another, yet-to-be-published comic. Oops.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Mike Mayhew
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 8th, 2009
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