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Hellboy in Hell #7

Hellboy must stave off a parasite determined to consume his soul in Mike Mignola's "Hellboy In Hell" #7.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola
Artists:
Mike Mignola
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Tue, August 4th, 2015

Superman #42

After a great start, the storytelling takes a very troublesome turn in Gene Yang and John Romita Jr.'s "Superman" #42.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Gene Luen Yang
Artists:
John Romita Jr., Klaus Janson
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Tue, August 4th, 2015

Thors #2

The Thors avenge and investigate in Jason Aaron, Chris Sprouse and Goran Sudzuka's in "Thors" #2.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Chris Sprouse, Goran Sudzuka, Karl Story, Dexter Vines
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, August 3rd, 2015

Hacktivist Vol. 2 #1

"Hacktivist Volume 2" #1 by Collin Kelly, Jackson Lanzing and Marcus To picks up six months after the events of the first "Hacktivist" miniseries, when .sve_urs3lf reemerges.

Publisher:
BOOM! Studios
Writer:
Collin Kelly, Jackson Lanzing
Artists:
Marcus To
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Mon, August 3rd, 2015

Deadpool's Secret Secret Wars #3

Deadpool continues his journey on the original Battleworld in Cullen Bunn and Matteo Lolli's "Deadpool's Secret Secret Wars" #1.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
Matteo Lolli
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Mon, August 3rd, 2015

Phonogram: The Immaterial Girl #1

Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's first co-creation returns in the form of "Phonogram: The Immaterial Girl" #1, and their take on the idea of music as magic is wonderfully creepy when you least expect it.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Jamie McKelvie, Sarah Gordon, Clayton Cowles
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, August 3rd, 2015

Jem and the Holograms #5

Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell move the first storyline towards its big conclusion in "Jem and the Holograms" #5, as truths are revealed, relationships are put on rocky ground and pies are thrown.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Kelly Thompson, Sophie Campbell
Artists:
Sophie Campbell
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, August 3rd, 2015

Daredevil #17

Daredevil's plans to save himself and his friends fall apart hideously, just as Mark Waid and Chris Samnee's time with the character draws near the end in "Daredevil" #17.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Chris Samnee
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, August 3rd, 2015

Lazarus #18

In "Lazarus" #18 by Greg Rucka and Michael Lark, Forever and Casey Solomon's fire team fight to keep Carlyle's hold on Duluth, a city that is strategically crucial the war with Hock.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Greg Rucka
Artists:
Michael Lark, Tyler Boss
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Fri, July 31st, 2015

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #4

Sabrina deals with the repercussions of her interrupted initiation in Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Robert Hack's "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" #4.

Publisher:
Archie Comics
Writer:
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Artists:
Robert Hack
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Fri, July 31st, 2015

Batgirl Annual #3

"Batgirl Annual" #3 sends Batgirl on a mission through the Batman family supporting cast to stop a terrorist, and the longer length suits this story well.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher
Artists:
Bengal, David Lafuente, Ming Doyle, Mingue Helen Chen
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, July 31st, 2015

Star Wars #7

Jason Aaron and Simone Bianchi tell the tale of Obi Wan Kenobi's early days of exile in "Star Wars" #7.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Simone Bianchi
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Fri, July 31st, 2015

Gotham by Midnight Annual #1

The first "Gotham by Midnight Annual" has a strong opening thanks to Ray Fawkes and Christian Duce, but its conclusion feels a little aimless and reuses an increasingly familiar deus ex machina.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Ray Fawkes
Artists:
Christian Duce
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, July 29th, 2015

Sex Criminals #11

"Sex Criminals" #11 kicks off the series' third volume with a reminder of just what it is that Suzie and Jon are up to, and Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky pay a brief homage to David Caruso's reign on "CSI: Miami." No, really

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Chip Zdarsky
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, July 29th, 2015

Lobster Johnson: A Chain Forged in Life #1

"Lobster Johnson: A Chain Forged in Life" lets Mike Mignola, John Arcudi, Troy Nixey and Kevin Nowlan bring us to a story of crime and kidnapping with a Christmas theme, just in time for an end of July release.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola, John Arcudi
Artists:
Troy Nixey, Kevin Nowlan
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, July 29th, 2015

Swords of Sorrow: Jungle Girl / Red Sonja #1

Red Sonja and Jana the Jungle Girl team up against Mistress Hel in Marguerite Bennett and Mirka Andolfo's "Swords of Sorrow: Jungle Girl / Red Sonja" #1.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Marguerite Bennett
Artists:
Mirka Andolfo
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, July 27th, 2015

Star-Lord and Kitty Pryde #1

In "Star-Lord and Kitty Pryde" #1 by Sam Humphries and Alti Firmansyah, Boy Meets Girl again in the different time and place, but will their love survive?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sam Humphries
Artists:
Alti Firmansyah
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Mon, July 27th, 2015

C.O.W.L. #11

In Kyle Higgins, Alec Siegel and Rod Reis' "C.O.W.L." #11, key members of the team leave by pink slip or by choice, and the Grey Raven's resolute and idealistic speech by night is followed by an ugly deed by night.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Kyle Higgins, Alec Siegel
Artists:
Rod Reis
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Mon, July 27th, 2015

Harley Quinn and Power Girl #2

If you like the current "Harley Quinn" series with its slightly goofy tone, then you'll like "Harley Quinn and Power Girl" #2 as well, as the duo continue their outer space romp.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray
Artists:
Stephane Roux, Elliot Fernandez
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, July 27th, 2015

Justice League 3001 #2

"Justice League 3001" #2 has both the strengths and weaknesses of this series on display, as Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis and Howard Porter continue to add in new characters while neglecting existing ones.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis
Artists:
Keith Giffen, Howard Porter
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, July 27th, 2015

Transformers #43

Cosmos investigates the Earth-based Decepticon outpost and finds more than meets the eye in John Barber and Andrew Griffith's "Transformers" #43.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
John Barber
Artists:
Andrew Griffith
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Mon, July 27th, 2015

Weirdworld #2

In Jason Aaron and Mike Del Mundo's "Weirdworld" #2, Arkon finds an ally in Apelantis.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Mike Del Mundo
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Fri, July 24th, 2015

Marvel Zombies #2

Simon Spurrier demonstrates strong characterization and growth while Kev Walker makes it all disgustingly beautiful in "Marvel Zombies" #2, a "Secret Wars" tie-in.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Simon Spurrier
Artists:
Kev Walker
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Fri, July 24th, 2015

Grayson #10

Tim Seeley and Tom King's story in "Grayson" #10 is fun and full of double-crossing spy action, but it's Mikel Janin's superstar art that ultimately steals the show.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Tim Seeley, Tom King
Artists:
Mikel Janin
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, July 24th, 2015

Power Up #1

Three humans and a fish are imbued with strange powers in "Power Up" #1 by Kate Leth and Matt Cummings.

Publisher:
BOOM! Studios
Writer:
Kate Leth
Artists:
Matt Cummings
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Thu, July 23rd, 2015

Uncanny X-Men #35

"Uncanny X-Men" #35 continues the wind-down of the series, as Brian Michael Bendis and Valerio Schiti detail the post-Cyclops lives of the teen squad.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Valerio Schiti
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, July 23rd, 2015

Old Man Logan #3

In "Old Man Logan" #3, a few character-driven moments are mixed in with the exploration of selected domains across Battleworld, as Brian Michael Bendis, Andrea Sorrentino and Marcelo Maiolo take advantage of the scope of "Secret Wars."

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Andrea Sorrentino
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Thu, July 23rd, 2015

Book of Death: The Fall of Bloodshot #1

Jeff Lemire and Doug Braithwaite take readers to the distant end days for the nanite-powered killing machine in "Book of Death: The Fall of Bloodshot" #1.

Publisher:
Valiant Entertainment
Writer:
Jeff Lemire
Artists:
Doug Braithwaite
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Thu, July 23rd, 2015

Cyborg #1

Vic Stone finally gets his own ongoing series in David F. Walker, Ivan Reis and Joe Prado's "Cyborg" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
David F. Walker
Artists:
Ivan Reis, Joe Prado
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, July 23rd, 2015

Justice League: Gods and Monsters - Batman #1

"Justice League: Gods and Monsters - Batman" #1 gives readers a more intimate examination of this divergent Dark Knight in a story written by J. M. DeMatteis and drawn by Matthew Dow Smith.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
J. M. DeMatteis, Bruce Timm
Artists:
Matthew Dow Smith
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, July 22nd, 2015

Archie vs. Sharknado #1

Anthony Ferrante, Dan Parent and Rick Koslowski create an over-the-cop campy crossover in "Archie vs. Sharknado" #1.

Publisher:
Archie Comics
Writer:
Anthony C. Ferrante
Artists:
Dan Parent, Rich Koslowski
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Wed, July 22nd, 2015

We Are Robin #2

Lee Bermejo, Jorge Corona and Khary Randolph's "We Are Robin" #2 introduces Duke Thomas to the team, but not before he has a conversation with a mysterious man.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Lee Bermejo
Artists:
Rob Haynes, Jorge Corona, Khary Randolph
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, July 22nd, 2015

Island #1

"Island" #1, the debut issue of a creator-owned anthology of original comics, has stories by Brandon Graham, Emma Ríos, Ludroe and a eulogy by Kelly Sue DeConnick.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Kelly Sue DeConnick, Brandon Graham, Emma Rios, Ludroe
Artists:
Marian Churchland, Brandon Graham, Emma Rios, Ludroe
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Mon, July 20th, 2015

Doctor Fate #2

The adventures of the new Doctor Fate continue as Khalid Nassour tries to comprehend the strange new world that Paul Levitz and Sonny Liew are building in "Doctor Fate" #2.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Paul Levitz
Artists:
Sonny Liew
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, July 20th, 2015

Death Head #1

Zack Keller, Nick Keller and Joanna Estep's "Death Head" #1 has a genuinely spooky moment or two but, judged solely on this first issue, comes across a little too disjointed to hold one's interest for long.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Zack Keller, Nick Keller
Artists:
Joanna Estep
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, July 20th, 2015

Martian Manhunter #2

"Martian Manhunter" #2 has a deliberately odd and disjointed voice to its story and, while that can't work for too long without some answers, Rob Williams, Eddy Barrows and Eber Ferreira keep readers jumping for now.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Rob Williams
Artists:
Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, July 20th, 2015

Green Lantern: The Lost Army #2

"Green Lantern: The Lost Army" #2 continues the wandering of the lost Green Lanterns, but Cullen Bunn and Jesus Saiz's story is less the fresh start it initially seemed and instead tightly bound to other "Green Lantern" comics.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
Jesus Saiz
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, July 20th, 2015

Planet Hulk #3

Sam Humphries makes good use of the patchwork playground that "Secret Wars" has given him, but he doesn't have quite enough story to tell in "Planet Hulk" #3, though Marc Laming makes even the slow moments look impressive.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sam Humphries
Artists:
Marc Laming
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Mon, July 20th, 2015

Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps #2

The Banshee Squadron hides a survivor and builds some rockets in Kelly Sue DeConnick, Kelly Thompson and David Lopez's "Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps" #2.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kelly Sue DeConnick, Kelly Thompson
Artists:
David Lopez
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, July 20th, 2015

Inhumans: Attilan Rising #3

In "Inhumans: Attilan Rising" #3 by Charles Soule and John Timms, Black Bolt fights Medusa and the Quiet Room is attacked.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Charles Soule
Artists:
John Timms, Roberto Poggi
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Mon, July 20th, 2015
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