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The Mighty Thor #3

Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman reintroduce the Prince of Lies in the tensely scripted and beautifully detailed "Mighty Thor" #3.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Russell Dauterman
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
January 14th, 2016

Secret Wars #9

Jonathan Hickman and Esad Ribic wrap up an epic story in "Secret Wars" #9, which lays the groundwork for a new Marvel Universe and brings a satisfying conclusion to Hickman's "Avengers" run.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Esad Ribic
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
January 13th, 2016

Uncanny X-Men #1

Cullen Bunn and Greg Land's "Uncanny X-Men" #1 suffers from a generally unlikeable cast and a team that seems to be more primed for a photo shoot than a street battle.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
Greg Land, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
January 11th, 2016

Doctor Strange #4

In Jason Aaron and Chris Bachalo's "Doctor Strange" #4, the good Doctor warns the other magic-users of the impending apocalypse, but his analogy of using magic, punching and puking is what seals the deal.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Chris Bachalo, Tim Townsend, Al Vey, Mark Irwin, John Livesay, Wayne Faucher, Victor Olazaba, Jaime Mendoza
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
January 11th, 2016

The Vision #3

Tom King and Gabriel Hernandez Walta's "The Vision" #3 gets even creepier when Vision tries to bring Viv back to life, the house gets vandalized and Agatha Harkness sees a vision of the future.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Tom King
Artists:
Gabriel Hernandez Walta
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
January 8th, 2016

Totally Awesome Hulk #2

"Totally Awesome Hulk" #2 is at its best when Greg Pak and Frank Cho focus on big monsters or snappy dialogue and, fortunately, there's a lot of both present here.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak
Artists:
Frank Cho
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
January 7th, 2016

Obi-Wan and Anakin #1

Charles Soule and Marco Checchetto have a good handle on characterization in "Obi-Wan and Anakin" #1, but the setting and circumstance don't pack the same punch.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Marco Checchetto
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
January 7th, 2016

A-Force #1

One of the high points of the "Secret Wars" event returns with "A-Force" #1, but G. Willow Wilson, Jorge Molina and Laura Martin's attempt to capture this lightning in a bottle a second time has limited initial success.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
G. Willow Wilson
Artists:
Jorge Molina
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
January 6th, 2016

X-Men: Worst X-Man Ever #1

Max Bemis and Michael Walsh take the emotional extremes of being a teen, throw in the notion of mutant powers and tell a very human and often emotional story in "X-Men: Worst X-Man Ever" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Max Bemis
Artists:
Michael Walsh
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
January 5th, 2016

Spider-Man/Deadpool #1

Joe Kelly and Ed McGuiness reunite as Deadpool tries to hire himself a Spider-Man in "Spider-Man/Deadpool" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joe Kelly
Artists:
Ed McGuinness, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Matt Little
January 5th, 2016

Deadpool & Cable: Split Second #1

Fabian Nicieza and Reilly Brown's "Deadpool & Cable: Split Second" #1 reunites the two titular characters, who first met in the pages of "New Mutants" and "X-Force."

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Fabian Nicieza, Reilly Brown
Artists:
Reilly Brown, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
January 4th, 2016

Astonishing Ant-Man #3

It's not astonishing at all that Nick Spencer and Ramon Rosanas have given us yet another fun comic in "The Astonishing Ant-Man" #3, where Ant-Man teams up with Captain America and Hench gets cyber-competition.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Nick Spencer
Artists:
Ramon Rosanas
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 28th, 2015

Daredevil #2

Charles Soule and Ron Garney's "Daredevil" #2 is a standard Daredevil story, but its execution makes it above average.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Ron Garney
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 28th, 2015

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #2

In Brandon Montclare, Amy Reeder and Natacha Bustos' "Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur" #2, Lunella needs to prevent Devil Dinosaur from taking away her Kree Omni-Wave Projector.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brandon Montclare, Amy Reeder
Artists:
Natacha Bustos
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
December 24th, 2015

Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat! #1

If you're a superpowered person in need of a day job, then you should call Kate Leth and Brittney L. Williams' "Patsy Walker AKA Hellcat!".

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kate Leth
Artists:
Brittney L. Williams
Reviewer:
Matt Little
December 23rd, 2015

The Mighty Thor #2

Jason Aaron slows down a bit in "The Mighty Thor" #2, but Russell Dauterman and Matthew Wilson's art continues to dazzle even in the quiet moments.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Russell Dauterman
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 21st, 2015

Ms. Marvel #2

In "Ms. Marvel" #2, G. Willow Wilson and Takeshi Miyazawa remind us that a secret identity shared is ultimately a good thing for readers.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
G. Willow Wilson
Artists:
Takeshi Miyazawa
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 21st, 2015

Darth Vader Annual #1

Vader visits Shu-torun with a threatening reminder in Kieron Gillen and Leinil Yu's "Darth Vader Annual" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Leinil Yu, Gerry Alanguilan
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
December 18th, 2015

Squadron Supreme #1

James Robinson and Leonard Kirk assemble a strong roster for "Squadron Supreme" #1 but deliver a somewhat one-dimensional story with some moments of disbelief.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Paul Neary
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 17th, 2015

Starbrand & Nightmask #1

Fresh from "Secret Wars" and a generation after "New Universe," Greg Weisman and Domo Stanton's "Starbrand & Nightmask" #1 features the eponymous heroes facing a new challenge: college.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Weisman
Artists:
Domo Stanton
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 15th, 2015

Weirdworld #1

Sam Humphries and Mike Del Mundo introduce a pair of likeable new protagonists and bring a beautifully strange look to "Weirdworld" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sam Humphries
Artists:
Mike Del Mundo
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 15th, 2015

Uncanny Avengers #3

Cable makes a dramatic entrance as Boston faces total takeover in Gerry Duggan and Ryan Stegman's "Uncanny Avengers" #3.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Gerry Duggan
Artists:
Ryan Stegman
Reviewer:
Matt Little
December 14th, 2015

Amazing Spider-Man #4

Dan Slott, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Cam Smith's "Amazing Spider-Man" #4 continues a strong storyline as the Zodiac battles with S.H.I.E.L.D. and Spider-Man's allegiances are tested.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, Cam Smith
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 14th, 2015

Secret Wars #8

Castle Doom is under attack in Jonathan Hickman and Esad Ribic's "Secret Wars" #8.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Esad Ribic
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
December 11th, 2015

Star Wars Annual #1

In "Star Wars Annual" #1, Kieron Gillen introduces a new character and goes behind-the-scenes of Imperial operations, while Angel Unzueta brings the underbelly of the Empire to life.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Angel Unzueta
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 10th, 2015

Gwenpool Special #1

An array of stories featuring She-Hulk, Deadpool and -- of course -- Gwenpool make for a funny and whimsical holiday one-shot in "Gwenpool Special" #1, framed by Charles Soule and Langdon Foss with contributions from several other creators.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule, Margaret Stohl, Gerry Duggan, Christopher Hastings
Artists:
Langdon Foss, Juan Gedeon, Danilo S. Beyruth, Gurihiru
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 9th, 2015

Scarlet Witch #1

In James Robinson and Vanesa Del Rey's "Scarlet Witch" #1, Wanda makes a new home in New York City and an investigation of some violent deaths leads her to a more alarming discovery.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Vanesa R. Del Rey
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
December 9th, 2015

Guardians of Infinity #1

For a double-sized issue, "Guardians of Infinity" #1 moves surprisingly slow, although Dan Abnett, Carlo Barberi and Walden Wong do deliver a fun cliffhanger.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Jason Latour
Artists:
Carlo Barberi, Walden Wong, Jim Cheung, John Dell
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 7th, 2015

The Vision #2

In Tom King and Gabriel Hernandez Walta's "The Vision" #2, all of the Visions try to cope with the attack on Viv. Their difficulties are soon compounded by a mystery and a different kind of attack.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Tom King
Artists:
Gabriel Hernandez Walta
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
December 7th, 2015

All-New Inhumans #1

Crystal, Gorgon and the NuHumans are on a diplomatic mission to Australia in Charles Soule, James Asmus, Stefano Caselli and Nico Leon's "All-New Inhumans" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
James Asmus, Charles Soule
Artists:
Stefano Caselli, Nico Leon
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
December 4th, 2015

All-New, All-Different Avengers #2

"All-New, All-Different Avengers" #2 is a very standard superhero story in many ways, but Mark Waid and Adam Kubert make it stand out in one way: with Ms. Marvel vs. Nova.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Adam Kubert
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 4th, 2015

Doctor Strange #3

Jason Aaron and Chris Bachalo are in perfect sync as they tell a whimsical and all-too-entertaining story in "Doctor Strange" #3, which paves the way for a looming threat.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Chris Bachalo, Tim Townsend, Al Vey, Mark Irwin
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 4th, 2015

All-New X-Men #1

Dennis Hopeless, Mark Bagley and Andrew Hennessy reintroduce us to the book's cast (with a few new members) in "All-New X-Men" #1, but this opening issue is almost all setup at the cost of an attention-grabber.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dennis Hopeless
Artists:
Mark Bagley, Andrew Hennessey
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 3rd, 2015

Spidey #1

It's back to basics for Spider-Man in "Spidey" #1, but Robbie Thompson and Nick Bradshaw's wall-crawler isn't just a retro throwback; instead, it's a refreshed update on a young Peter Parker.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Robbie Thompson
Artists:
Nick Bradshaw
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 3rd, 2015

Daredevil #1

In Charles Soule, Ron Garney and Matt Milla's "Daredevil" #1, the Man Without Fear gets dark again, both inside and out, as he returns to New York with a slightly different status quo and some new cast members.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
Ron Garney
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
December 1st, 2015

Red Wolf #1

A Native American sheriff deals with the prejudiced citizens of Timely and a supernatural threat in the period action drama "Red Wolf" #1 by Nathan Edmondson, Dalibor Talajic and Jeffrey Veregge.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Nathan Edmondson
Artists:
Dalibor Talajic, Jose Marzan Jr.
Reviewer:
Matt Little
December 1st, 2015

The Totally Awesome Hulk #1

Giant monsters, new heroes, overbearing sisters -- it's all in a day's work for Amadeus Cho in Greg Pak and Frank Cho's "The Totally Awesome Hulk" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Greg Pak
Artists:
Frank Cho
Reviewer:
Matt Little
December 1st, 2015

All-New Wolverine #2

Tom Taylor and David Lopez's "All-New Wolverine" #2 continues to tell a compelling story, as Laura Kinney's past as a test subject comes back to haunt her.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Tom Taylor
Artists:
David Lopez, David Navarrot
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 30th, 2015

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #2

Squirrel Girl and Tippy-Toe are sent back to the 1960s in Ryan North and Erica Henderson's "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" #2.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ryan North
Artists:
Erica Henderson, Matt Digges, David Robbins, Chip Zdarsky
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
November 27th, 2015

Venom: Space Knight #1

Flash Thompson is a swashbuckling outer space hero in "Venom: Space Knight" #1, but Robbie Thompson and Ariel Olivetti's series doesn't seem to have much more of a hook than, "Hey, it's Venom" so far.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Robbie Thompson
Artists:
Ariel Olivetti
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 25th, 2015

Silk #1

Cindy Moon draws a web of suspense around herself while trying to unravel the mystery of her family in the fun and engaging "Silk" #1 by Robbie Thompson and Stacey Lee.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Robbie Thompson
Artists:
Stacey Lee
Reviewer:
Matt Little
November 25th, 2015

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #1

In "Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur" #1, Brandon Montclare, Amy Reeder and Natacha Bustos bring a lot of joy to this modern take on a Jack Kirby creation.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brandon Montclare, Amy Reeder
Artists:
Natacha Bustos
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 25th, 2015

Secret Wars Too #1

"Secrets Wars Too" #1 is an anthology of humorous stories set in Battleworld by various creative teams. Each has its funny moments, but there's one standout.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ryan Browne, Al Ewing, Rob Guillory, Jonathan Hickman, Kate Leth, Eric Powell, Kyle Starks
Artists:
Ryan Browne, Jacopo Camagni, Brian Churilla, Rob Guillory, Eric Powell, Ramon Villalobos, Brittney L. Williams
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
November 23rd, 2015

Captain America: Sam Wilson #3

"Captain America: Sam Wilson" #3 walks the line between serious and silly as Nick Spencer, Daniel Acuña and Mike Choi bring back the dreaded... CapWolf?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Nick Spencer
Artists:
Daniel Acuna, Mike Choi
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 23rd, 2015

Extraordinary X-Men #2

Mutants continue to get shoved around in the depressing "Extraordinary X-Men" #2 by Jeff Lemire and Humberto Ramos.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Artists:
Humberto Ramos, Victor Olazaba
Reviewer:
Matt Little
November 20th, 2015

Ms. Marvel #1

In G. Willow Wilson, Takeshi Miyazawa and Adrian Alphona's "Ms. Marvel" #1, Kamala Khan has growing pains as she becomes "Super Famous" and confronts changes in her friends, her neighborhood and herself.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
G. Willow Wilson
Artists:
Takeshi Miyazawa, Adrian Alphona
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
November 20th, 2015

The Mighty Thor #1

Jane faces down cancer and war between the realms in Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman's "The Mighty Thor" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Russell Dauterman
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
November 17th, 2015

Star Wars: Vader Down #1

The paths of the two ongoing "Star Wars" titles converge in "Star Wars: Vader Down" #1 by Jason Aaron and Mike Deodato, where both creators show off their skill in adapting the franchise.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Mike Deodato
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
November 17th, 2015

Spider-Woman #1

Jessica Drew goes on maternity leave and finds herself in even bigger trouble in "Spider-Woman" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dennis Hopeless
Artists:
Javier Rodriguez, Alvaro Lopez
Reviewer:
Matt Little
November 17th, 2015

Carnage #1

A group of military personnel and familiar faces try to end the threat of Carnage once and for all but get more than they bargained for in Gerry Conway and Mike Perkins' "Carnage" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Gerry Conway
Artists:
Mike Perkins
Reviewer:
Matt Little
November 16th, 2015
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