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Captain America #617

“Forgive my boldness, but have you actually convinced yourself you won’t be carrying that shield again?”

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Butch Guice, Stefano Gaudiano, Chris Samnee, Mike Deodato
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, April 27th, 2011

Justice League: Generation Lost #24

A double-sized finale packs a big punch.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Judd Winick
Artists:
Aaron Lopresti, Matt Ryan
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 27th, 2011

Brightest Day #24

“Alec Holland died in the swamp. And his memory was absorbed into the life web of the Earth called the Green.”

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns, Peter J. Tomasi
Artists:
Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, Patrick Gleason, Ardian Syaf, Scott Clark, Norm Rapmund, Vicente Cifuentes, Oclair Albert, Tom Nguyen, Mick Gray, Mark Irwin, David Beaty
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, April 27th, 2011

Action Comics #900

This is the sort of comic where you wish the big anniversary issue was less pages in length, not more.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell, Damon Lindelof, Paul Dini, Geoff Johns, David S. Goyer, Richard Donner, Derek Hoffman
Artists:
Pete Woods, Jesus Merino, Dan Jurgens, Norm Rapmund, Rags Morales, Ardian Syaf, Jamal Igle, Jon Sibal, Gary Frank, Ryan Sook, R.B. Silva, Rob Lean, Miguel Sepulveda, Matt Camp, Brian Stelfreeze
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 27th, 2011

Planet of the Apes #1

“I was there. I saw the masked man gun down the Lawgiver like he was an animal.”

Publisher:
BOOM! Studios
Writer:
Daryl Gregory
Artists:
Carlos Magno
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, April 27th, 2011

Malignant Man #1

So, it turns out that, sometimes, cancer saves your life. Comics are full of brilliant bits of information!

Publisher:
BOOM! Studios
Writer:
Michael Alan Nelson, James Wan
Artists:
Piotr Kowalski
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Tue, April 26th, 2011

Deadpool MAX #7

In this comic, Domino is the Black Widow who is a crazy lady. The MAX universe is awesome.

Publisher:
Marvel Max
Writer:
David Lapham
Artists:
Kyle Baker
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Mon, April 25th, 2011

Avengers Academy #12

The Avengers Academy kids face up against Korvac using adult versions of their bodies, pulled from the timeline.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos Gage
Artists:
Tom Raney, Scott Hanna
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, April 25th, 2011

Thunderbolts #156

The Thunderbolts welcome new member Satana by heading out on a mission to fight ghost Nazis, while those left at home attempt to put together a Thunderbolts b-team.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Kev Walker, Jason Gorder
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, April 25th, 2011

X-Factor #218

Simon Cowell wants Paula Abdul and Cheryl Cole to be the other judges... oh wait, wrong "X- Factor."

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Emanuela Lupacchino, Guillermo Ortego
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, April 25th, 2011

Superman/Batman #83

Cullen Bunn and ChrisCross's magically- themed story isn't bad, but it doesn't quite have the punch you'd expect either.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
ChrisCross, Marc Deering
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, April 24th, 2011

Legion of Super-Heroes #12

Month after month, "Legion of Super-Heroes" delivers solid super-hero entertainment.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Paul Levitz
Artists:
Yildiray Cinar, Jonathan Glapion
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, April 24th, 2011

Zatanna #12

The story reads like it was meant for a much younger audience, but the art is drop-dead gorgeous.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Matthew Sturges
Artists:
Stephane Roux
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sat, April 23rd, 2011

Justice League of America #56

“Where’s Batman? Not that these guys aren’t welcome, but it’s not exactly who I was expecting.”

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Robinson
Artists:
Brett Booth, Norm Rapmund
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sat, April 23rd, 2011

Skaar: King of the Savage Land #2

“Protect the muscled green friend of Ka-Zar! Show this unnatural mechanism the warrior might of the Devil Dinosaur and his loyal brother, Moon Boy!!!”

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rob Williams
Artists:
Brian Ching, Rick Ketcham
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sat, April 23rd, 2011

Generation Hope #6

Hope and her crew of five lights head out to find a sixth light that has popped up at a hospital in Germany. Kitty tags along as their new "liaison" in her silly astronaut suit.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Salva Espin
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Sat, April 23rd, 2011

Wolverine and Jubilee #4

Wolverine tries to rescue Jubilee from her strange prison, while she tries to escape it and exhibits some fascinating new powers in the process.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kathryn Immonen
Artists:
Phil Noto
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Sat, April 23rd, 2011

Uncanny X-Force #8

Having a mutant team to kill the enemy is fine but how do you decide who is worthy of death?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Billy Tan
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Sat, April 23rd, 2011

Avengers #12

Thanos vs. the Hood! PSYCH! HA! Gotcha! You should see the look on your face...

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
John Romita Jr., Klaus Janson
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Thu, April 21st, 2011

Power Girl #23

“She’s a magician. She’s got magic everything. Dinnerware, car, washing machine, bras – magic out the wazoo.”

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Judd Winick
Artists:
Sami Basri
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, April 20th, 2011

Green Lantern #65

Original, rejected title: "War of the Vats of Molasses."

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Doug Mahnke, Keith Champagne, Christian Alamy, Mark Irwin, Mick Grey, Tom Nguyen
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 20th, 2011

Green Lantern Corps #59

“I, uh. . . I thought Ganthet was dropping a hint when he said he’d placed all his hopes in me. Now I just hope I’m not totally useless.”

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Tony Bedard
Artists:
Tyler Kirkham, Batt
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, April 20th, 2011

Dark Horse Presents #1

Dark Horse's flagship anthology is back, and in color... but can it find the magic once more?

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Paul Chadwick, Howard Chaykin, Neal Adams, Carla Speed McNeil, Michael T. Gilbert, Frank Miller, Harlan Ellison, Richard Corben, Randy Stradley, David Chelsea, Patrick Alexander
Artists:
Paul Chadwick, Howard Chaykin, Neal Adams, Carla Speed McNeil, Michael T. Gilbert, Frank Miller, Leo Dillon, Diane Dillon, Richard Corben, Paul Gulacy, David Chelsea, Patrick Alexander
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 20th, 2011

Marijuanaman

It’s hard to make a good comic out of a bad comic, and Casey and Mahfood get as close as was ever going to be humanly possible.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Joe Casey
Artists:
Jim Mahfood
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Wed, April 20th, 2011

Ryder On The Storm #3

Trepanation, incest, hive queens, and all the perils of being a P.I. in a demon infested town.

Publisher:
Radical Comics
Writer:
David Hine
Artists:
Wayne Nichols, Hugo Petrus
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Wed, April 20th, 2011

Super Dinosaur #1

“Sorry I’m late to this party – but good news – I brought missiles!”

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Robert Kirkman
Artists:
Jason Howard
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Tue, April 19th, 2011

T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents #6

"T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents" #6 acts as epilogue to the last story and lead-in to the next, but manages to do both without any real energy.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Nick Spencer
Artists:
CAFU, Bit
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Tue, April 19th, 2011

Doc Savage #13

Doc Savage versus a mummy? Sounds cool, but it’s not.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
J. G. Jones
Artists:
Qing Ping Mui
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Mon, April 18th, 2011

Hellboy: Buster Oakley Gets His Wish #1

Kevin Nowlan draws the interiors of a comic book. That should be all you need to know already…

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola
Artists:
Kevin Nowlan
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
Mon, April 18th, 2011

Uncanny X-Force #7

Fantomex steals the show again in a series that's replete with Morrisonian themes and characters.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Esad Ribic, John Lucas
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
Mon, April 18th, 2011

Incredible Change-Bots #2

The Awesomebots and the Fantasticons re- ignite their war on Earth in the second installment of Jeffrey Brown’s “Transformers” parody.

Publisher:
Top Shelf
Writer:
Jeffrey Brown
Artists:
Jeffrey Brown
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, April 18th, 2011

Amazing Spider-Man #658

After joining the FF, Spidey heads out for his first adventure in the field with them.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Javier Pulido
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, April 18th, 2011

Hawkeye: Blindspot #3

“With one shot, Clint Barton, the marksman known as Hawkeye, destroyed everything I'd worked for.”

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jim McCann
Artists:
Paco Diaz, Valentine De Landro, Lee Weeks, Stefano Gaudiano
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, April 18th, 2011

X-Men Legacy #247

How did the Age of X come to be? The answer may surprise you! Or disappoint you.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Clay Mann, Jay Leisten
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, April 17th, 2011

Kung Fu Panda: Art of Balance #1

“And that is what we in the . . . you know. . . Kung Fu field call the ol’ face plant surprise. Totally throws your opponent. . . for a loop.”

Publisher:
Ape Entertainment
Writer:
Matt Anderson, Len Wallace, Jim Hankins, Quinn Johnson
Artists:
Dan Schoening, Christine Larsen, Dario Brizuela, Chris Houghton
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sun, April 17th, 2011

Birds of Prey #11

Huntress and Catman work together to save a hostage and almost take some time to get close, but instead push each other further away, perhaps deliberately.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Gail Simone
Artists:
Pere Pérez
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Fri, April 15th, 2011

Booster Gold #43

“By the time they’re done with me, I feel like a throbbing hemorrhoid in the anus of the universe.”

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen, J. M. DeMatteis
Artists:
Chris Batista, Rich Perrotta
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, April 15th, 2011

Uncanny X-Men #535

The X-Men head back to the Breakworld to avert a crisis, at the behest of Abigail Brand, only to find things not as they seem on a massive Breakworld warship.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Terry Dodson, Rachel Dodson
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Fri, April 15th, 2011

Secret Warriors #26

Nick Fury knows what he’s doing, right?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Alessandro Vitti
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Fri, April 15th, 2011

S.H.I.E.L.D. #Infinity

Vignettes of character passion and motivation are laid down like little codes of what is to come, or has come before.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Zachary Baldus, Kevin Mellon, Nick Pitarra, Gabriel Hernandez Walta
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Fri, April 15th, 2011
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