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Dark X-Men: The Beginning #2

Three more stories detailing how the members of the Dark X-Men joined the group. Serviceable at best, tedious and awful at worst.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell, Marc Bernardin, Adam Freeman, Rob Williams
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Michel Lacombe, Paco Diaz, Guillermo Ortego
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
July 27th, 2009

Avengers: Initiative #26

". . . mark my words, no state will escape my attention," says Norman Osborn. We all know what a creep Osborn is, right, kids?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos N. Gage
Artists:
Rafa Sandoval, Roger Bonet
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 25th, 2009

Guardians of the Galaxy #16

The Guardians of the Galaxy travel to the future and meet the... Guardians of the Galaxy? Oh, and the universe is doomed. Crap.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Wes Craig
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
July 23rd, 2009

Captain Britain and MI-13 #15

Captain Britain and MI-13 face down Dracula’s invasion force in the series’ concluding issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
James Hunt
July 22nd, 2009

X-Force #17

This issue wraps up the threads dangling from the previous arc with a visit from H.A.M.M.E.R., some slashing, and much exploding.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Craig Kyle, Christopher Yost
Artists:
Mike Choi, Sonia Oback
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 21st, 2009

The Amazing Spider-Man #600

If you always wanted to see Hydro-Man escape via toilet, then this book is for you. Of course, the fact that this thing clocks in at 100 pages might interest you too. Oh, and Octo-hostages, but no Octo-mom.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott, Jeph Loeb, Stan Lee, Mark Waid, Ed Brubaker, Matt Fraction, Bob Gale, Marc Guggenheim, Zeb Wells, Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Kelly
Artists:
John Romita Jr., Klaus Janson, Mike McKone, Andy Lanning, Marcos Martin, Colleen Doran, Mario Alberti, Mitch Breitweiser, Derec Donovan, Max Fiumara
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 21st, 2009

Dark Wolverine #76

Logan’s son is Norman Osborn’s Wolverine and he harkens back to Logan’s early days in the X-Men where no one knew what to make of him — or if to really trust him.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Daniel Way, Marjorie Liu
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, Onofrio Catacchio
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
July 21st, 2009

Incognito #5

"Incognito" nears its conclusion, but it's no less enthralling; if anything, it's even more so, now.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Sean Phillips
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 21st, 2009

Immortal Weapons #1

The true history of Fat Cobra is not what you would expect — it’s much better. Jason Aaron delivers an incredibly strong story backed up by great art.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron, Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Mico Suayan, Travel Foreman, Stefano Gaudiano, Roberto de la Torre, Khari Evans, Victor Olazaba, Michael Lark, Arturo Lozzi
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
July 21st, 2009

Nova #27

The Ryders and the Nova Corps face the consequences of war.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Andrea DiVito
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
July 21st, 2009

X-Factor #46

Doom offers help to Layla and Madrox, while Darwin fights a mind-controlled Monet

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Marco Santucci, Pat Davidson
Reviewer:
James Hunt
July 15th, 2009

Mighty Avengers #27

"Oh my God. He Alpha Flighted 'em." That's right, true believer; some folks get Alpha Flighted in this very issue. Who? Well, that would be spoiling.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott, Christos N. Gage
Artists:
Khoi Pham, Allen Martinez
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 15th, 2009

Lockjaw and the Pet Avengers #3

Delightful fun for young readers and fans of all things Marvel.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Eliopoulos
Artists:
Ig Guara
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
July 15th, 2009

Ms. Marvel #41

Moonstone fights to recover the Storyteller babies while Deadpool and the New Avengers do the same.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Reed
Artists:
Sergio Arino
Reviewer:
James Hunt
July 14th, 2009

New Mutants #3

Zeb Wells definitely seems to understand the old "New Mutants" title, but the question still remains on if this can be more than a nostalgia trip.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Zeb Wells
Artists:
Diogenes Neves, Cam Smith, Norman Lee
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 14th, 2009

Amazing Spider-Man Annual #36

Is this Annual the final sign that the "Amazing Spider-Man" mostly-weekly experiment is starting to wane? Possibly so.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Marc Guggenheim
Artists:
Pat Olliffe, Andy Lanning
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
July 14th, 2009

Captain America #601

Meant to be an annual from 2007, Gene Colan joins Ed Brubaker for this story from World War II where Captain America and Bucky take on some vampires. It’s not the most engaging story, but the artwork is fabulous.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Gene Colan
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
July 14th, 2009

Dark Avengers #7

A breather issue as the Dark X-Men prove themselves and Norman Osborn does his best to deal with Cyclops and Emma Frost.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Luke Ross, Rick Magyar, Mark Pennington
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
July 13th, 2009

X-Men Legacy #226

"X-Men: Legacy" gets pulled into the crossover between "Dark Avengers" and "Uncanny X-Men" and the result is solid enough.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Dustin Weaver, Ed Tadeo
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 10th, 2009

Uncanny X-Men: First Class #1

The all-new Uncanny X-Men are here! Well, most of them. OK, so they're the old all-new X-Men. But it does include Nightcrawler, Storm, Colossus, and Banshee. Wolverine, too!

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Scott Gray
Artists:
Roger Cruz
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 9th, 2009

Dark X-Men: The Beginning #1

Norman Osborn sets about recruiting the Dark X-Men.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell, James Asmus, Shane McCarthy
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Jay Leisten, Jesse Delperdang, Andy Lanning, Ibraim Roberson
Reviewer:
James Hunt
July 9th, 2009

War of Kings: Warriors #1

"War of Kings" continues to offer new ways for your wallet to maintain that slimmer summertime figure.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos N. Gage
Artists:
Mahmud A. Asrar, Jeffrey Huet, Carlos Magno, Norman Lee
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 8th, 2009

Exiles #4

It’s Exiles Vs. Robots as the team land in an android-occupied North America.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Casey Jones, Karl Kesel
Reviewer:
James Hunt
July 7th, 2009

Uncanny X-Men #513

While carrying the torch of Big Crossover status, this storyline still feels like a personal but large scale classic X-Men adventure.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Terry Dodson, Rachel Dodson
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
July 7th, 2009

War of Kings #5

The penultimate chapter of "War of Kings" sets up the final confrontation between the Kree and the Shi'Ar. Other stories have claimed that nothing will ever be the same; this issue delivers.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Paul Pelletier, Rick Magyar
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 5th, 2009

Captain America: Reborn #1

Despite spinning out of four years of “Captain America” stories, Ed Brubaker makes the first issue of Steve Rogers’ return very new-reader friendly.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Bryan Hitch, Butch Guice
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
July 2nd, 2009

Fantastic Four #568

Millar and Hitch's FF prepares for a landing, but the co-pilots are already heading out the door.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Millar, Joe Ahearne
Artists:
Bryan Hitch, Neil Edwards, Andrew Currie, Cam Smith
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
July 2nd, 2009

Captain America: Reborn #1

Captain America lives! But when?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Bryan Hitch, Butch Guice
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
July 1st, 2009

Cable #16

With the crossover completed, we start to get the ramifications -- but will they be long-lasting?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Paul Gulacy
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 30th, 2009

Marvel Divas #1

It’s “Sex and the City” meets “Avengers” as Hellcat, Photon, Firestar, and the Black Cat get together in their downtime.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Artists:
Tonci Zonjic
Reviewer:
James Hunt
June 30th, 2009

Invincible Iron Man #15

Stop me if you've heard this one: Tony Stark, Pepper Potts, Maria Hill, Black Widow and Madame Masque all appear in a comic. . .

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Salvador Larroca
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 30th, 2009

Deadpool: Merc with a Mouth #1

A second Deadpool ongoing? That makes tons of sense! Just what we always wanted! Too bad it’s crap!

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Victor Gischler
Artists:
Bong Dazo, José Pimentel
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
June 30th, 2009

Skaar: Son Of Hulk #12

This issue is unexceptional, wasting the strength of its artist and delivering a bland story.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak
Artists:
Ron Lim, Rodney Buchemi, Greg Adams
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
June 30th, 2009

Runaways #11

"Runaways" has a true return to form in the hands of a new all-female creative team.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kathryn Immonen
Artists:
Sara Pichelli
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
June 30th, 2009

Amazing Spider-Man #598

The fun takes a vacation, and is missed. This Spider-Man art has inconsistent art and a less charming story.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joe Kelly
Artists:
Paulo Siqueira, Marco Checchetto, Santos
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
June 30th, 2009

Dark Reign: Sinister Spider-Man #1

Reed and Bachalo pit Venom, the “Dark Spider-Man,” against Spider-Man’s natural enemy: J. Jonah Jameson.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Reed
Artists:
Chris Bachalo, Tim Townsend
Reviewer:
James Hunt
June 29th, 2009

Uncanny X-Men #512

The X-Club goes back in time to study mutant births –- and meet Dr. Nemesis’ parents.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Yanick Paquette, Karl Story
Reviewer:
James Hunt
June 29th, 2009

Astonishing X-Men #30

"Astonishing X-Men" finishes up its first storyline under Warren Ellis and Simone Bianchi, but the only astonishing thing is how much steam this book has lost.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Simone Bianchi, Andrea Silvestri
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 28th, 2009

X-Men Forever #2

"X-Men Forever" is one of those rare series that makes you wonder why, exactly, it's being published.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Claremont
Artists:
Tom Grummett, Cory Hamscher
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 28th, 2009

Secret Warriors #5

The Howling Commandos versus H.A.M.M.E.R. versus Hydra! Need I say more?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman, Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stefano Caselli
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
June 24th, 2009

Iron Fist #27

This chapter of the book of "Iron Fist" comes to a close, but how does it end?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Travel Foreman, David Lapham, Timothy Green II
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 24th, 2009

Dark Reign: Lethal Legion #1

We all know that Norman Osborn's as crooked as they come, but what about the folks he thought were unworthy of sharing in his latest, greatest scheme?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Frank Tieri
Artists:
Mateus Santolouco
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 24th, 2009

Dark Avengers #6

If you’ve read Warren Ellis’ “Thunderbolts,” you can probably skip this issue since it’s pretty much that again.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Mike Deodato, Will Conrad
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
June 23rd, 2009

Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia #1

The crossover between the Avengers and X-Men begins here with a riot in San Francisco that the X-Men can’t control, so Norman Osborn is called in to restore order.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Marc Silvestri, Michael Broussard, Eric Basaldua, Tyler Kirkham, Sheldon Mitchell, Joe Weems, Marco Galli, Rick Basaldua, Jason Gorder, Jay Leisten, Sal Regla, Jon Sibal, Ryan Winn
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
June 23rd, 2009

Young Allies 70th Anniversary Special #1

Marvel continues to celebrate their 70th anniversary with yet another special featuring characters from Marvel's past.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Roger Stern, Stan Lee, Ray Gill
Artists:
Paolo Rivera
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 23rd, 2009

Thor #602

An issue of subplots with no real central focus to drive things forward as Thor solves a problem, William adjusts to life in Asgard, and Baldur explains his rationale for accepting Doom’s offer of relocation.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
J. Michael Straczynski
Artists:
Marko Djurdjevic, Danny Miki, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
June 23rd, 2009

Captain Britain and MI:13 #14

Even in its swan song, "Captain Britain and MI13" continues to be one of the smartest, most fun titles published at Marvel right now.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Adrian Syaf, Jay Leisten, Craig Yeung
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 22nd, 2009

Dark Wolverine #75

Daken is now the star of the comic, but it's not as bad as it sounds.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Daniel Way, Marjorie Liu
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, Onofrio Catacchio
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
June 22nd, 2009

Dark Reign: Zodiac #1

The fabulous Nathan Fox delivers some invigorating art, but Joe Casey's story is only getting started.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joe Casey
Artists:
Nathan Fox
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
June 22nd, 2009

Dark Reign: Mr. Negative #1

Mister Negative takes on the Hood in a turf war as Dark Reign catches up with the Spideyverse in a big way.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fred Van Lente
Artists:
Gianluca Gugliotta
Reviewer:
James Hunt
June 21st, 2009
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