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Justice League #40

After a bit of a delay, "Justice League" #40 finally hits the racks as Geoff Johns brings along a cavalcade of artists for the prologue to "Darkseid War."

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Kevin Maguire, Phil Jimenez, Dan Jurgens, Jerry Ordway, Scott Kolins, Jason Fabok, Jim Lee, Scott Williams
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, May 1st, 2015

Convergence: Detective Comics #1

"Convergence: Detective Comics" #1 looks amazing thanks to Denys Cowan and Bill Sienkiewicz, but it's Len Wein's balanced story about two different domed cities that stands out the most.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Len Wein
Artists:
Denys Cowan, Bill Sienkiewicz
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, May 1st, 2015

Convergence: Booster Gold #1

"Convergence: Booster Gold" #1 directly follows a path that began back in "52" but, for those who have been tracking the character, this appears to be the start of a big payoff.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Jurgens
Artists:
Alvaro Martinez, Raul Fernandez
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, April 30th, 2015

Superman #40

John Romita Jr. writes as well as pencils "Superman" #40, which ultimately serves as a bridge between Geoff Johns and incoming writer Gene Luen Yang's storylines.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
John Romita Jr.
Artists:
John Romita Jr., Klaus Janson
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, April 30th, 2015

Convergence #4

While suffering from some of the overall series' weaknesses, Jeff King and Stephen Segovia deliver a slightly stronger chapter in "Convergence" #4.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jeff King
Artists:
Stephen Segovia, Mark Farmer, Júlio Ferreira, Jonathan Glapion, Rob Hunter, Jason Paz, Mark Roslan
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Thu, April 30th, 2015

Fantastic Four #645

James Robinson and Leonard Kirk bring their story and the series to a most satisfying conclusion in "Fantastic Four" #645.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
James Robinson, Karl Kesel, Louise Simonson, Tom DeFalco, Jeff Parker
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Karl Kesel, Scott Hanna, Joe Bennett, Marcio Loerzer, David Marquez, Tom Grummett, Tom Palmer, Pascal Campion
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, April 30th, 2015

The Order of the Forge #1

George Washington is a totally different kind of hero in the not-too-serious but capably executed "The Order of the Forge" #1 by Donn D. Berdahl, Victor Gischler and Tazio Bettin.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Donn D. Berdahl, Victor Gischler
Artists:
Tazio Bettin
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Wed, April 29th, 2015

Sons of the Devil #1

Brian Buccellato and Toni Infante's "Sons of the Devil" #1 introduces us to a world with mysterious childhoods, multiple murders, missing birthparents and a striking pair of mismatched eyes.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Brian Buccellato
Artists:
Toni Infante
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 29th, 2015

The Multiversity #2

"The Multiversity" #2 has Grant Morrison and Ivan Reis bring the universe hopping saga to a close and, while it's satisfying, it's not quite at the heights that some of the individual issues achieved.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Grant Morrison
Artists:
Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, Eber Ferreira, Jaime Mendoza
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 29th, 2015

Quantum and Woody Must Die #4

James Asmus and Steve Lieber close out this panda-exploding series with more black humor-induced laughs and plenty of awkward moments in "Quantum and Woody Must Die" #4.

Publisher:
Valiant Entertainment
Writer:
James Asmus
Artists:
Steve Lieber
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, April 29th, 2015

Silver Surfer #11

The Silver Surfer leads readers down a repeating path in Dan Slott, Mike and Laura Allred's wonderful "Silver Surfer" #11.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Mike Allred
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Wed, April 29th, 2015

Batman #40

Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, Danny Miki and FCO Plascencia's scholarly and intense conclusion to "Endgame" in "Batman" #40 pays tribute to past creators and the very nature of tragedies in literature.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Greg Capullo, Danny Miki
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Wed, April 29th, 2015

Fight Club 2 #1

Chuck Palahniuk and Cameron Stewart bring the sequel to one of the writer's most famous works to life in "Fight Club 2" #1.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Chuck Palahniuk
Artists:
Cameron Stewart
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Tue, April 28th, 2015

The Infinite Loop #1

In Pierrick Colinet and Elsa Charretier's "The Infinite Loop" #1, Teddy needs to rectify a time anomaly, but love may get in her way.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Pierrick Colinet
Artists:
Elsa Charretier
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, April 27th, 2015

Superboy and the Legion of Superheroes #1

The Legion is trapped in their city and Superboy is stuck far away from home in Stuart Moore and Gus Storms' "Superboy and the Legion of Superheroes" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Stuart Moore
Artists:
Gus Storms, Mark Farmer
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, April 27th, 2015

Jem and the Holograms #2

The Holograms enjoy the success of their new video in Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell's "Jem and the Holograms" #2.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Kelly Thompson
Artists:
Sophie Campbell
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, April 27th, 2015

Convergence: Green Lantern Corps #1

David Gallaher, Steve Ellis and Ande Parks are handed one of the stranger moments in Green Lantern history to build off of in "Convergence: Green Lantern Corps" #1, but they make the most out of the setup.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
David Gallaher
Artists:
Steve Ellis, Ande Parks
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, April 27th, 2015

Lazarus #16

"Lazarus" #16 by Greg Rucka and Michael Lark is an unexpected, self-contained story about a character who is on the sidelines until war breaks out between Hock and Carlyle, activating her sleeper agent status and awakening her doubts.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Greg Rucka
Artists:
Michael Lark, Owen Freeman, Eric Trautmann
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Mon, April 27th, 2015

Velvet #10

Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting wrap up their second arc with "Velvet" #10, and the spy games of the '70s have just gotten that much more complicated.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Steve Epting
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, April 27th, 2015

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #4

The fight of the year is here in "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" #4, as Ryan North and Erica Henderson's Squirrel Girl takes on Galactus. No, seriously.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ryan North
Artists:
Erica Henderson, Chris Giarusso
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, April 27th, 2015

Convergence: Swamp Thing #1

Swamp Thing co-creator Len Wein enlists the talents of horror artist Kelley Jones to deliver "Convergence: Swamp Thing" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Len Wein
Artists:
Kelley Jones
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, April 27th, 2015

Convergence: Batman and the Outsiders #1

Pre-"Crisis" Batman tries to solve the mystery of the dome in Mark Andreyko and Carlos D'Anda's solid "Convergence: Batman and The Outsiders" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Mark Andreyko
Artists:
Carlos D'Anda
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Kaptara #1

Keith finds himself on an alien planet in Chip Zdarsky and Kagan McLeod's "Kaptara" #1.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Chip Zdarsky
Artists:
Kagan McLeod
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Convergence: New Teen Titans #1

In "Convergence: New Teen Titans" #1 by Marv Wolfman and Nicola Scott, the Teen Titans are pitted against the Doom Patrol to kill or be killed, while Nightwing and Starfire come close to breaking up.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Marv Wolfman
Artists:
Nicola Scott, Marc Deering
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex Omega #1

The galaxy is in trouble and only Kitty Pryde can save it in Sam Humphries, Ed McGuinness and Javier Garrón's "Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex Omega."

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sam Humphries
Artists:
Ed McGuinness, Javier Garrón, Marte Gracia
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Star Wars #4

Jason Aaron and John Cassaday deliver the fourth installment of "Skywalker Strikes" in "Star Wars" #4, as both sides of the galactic conflict take inventory and plot next steps.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
John Cassaday
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, April 24th, 2015

The Thrilling Adventure Hour Presents: Beyond Belief #1

Ben Acker, Ben Blacker and Phil Hester's "The Thrilling Adventure Hour Presents: Beyond Belief" #1 brings Frank and Sadie Doyle to comics.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Ben Acker, Ben Blacker
Artists:
Phil Hester, Eric Gapstur, Ande Parks
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Convergence: The Flash #1

"Convergence: The Flash" #1 has Dan Abnett and Federico Dallocchio take on the fastest man alive, but the comic moves just as slowly as a depowered Barry Allen.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett
Artists:
Federico Dallocchio
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Convergence: Hawkman #1

It may be Gotham City, not Midway City, but the "Shadow War of Hawkman" era Hawks still come out to the "Convergence" event in Jeff Parker and Tim Truman's "Convergence: Hawkman" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Tim Truman, Enrique Alcatena
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Convergence: Justice League of America #1

Fabian Nicieza and ChrisCross' "Convergence: Justice League of America" #1 is a lead-up to the JLA Detroit/Tangent Secret Six showdown that no one asked for, but the tie-in is a fresh spin compared to its neighbors.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Fabian Nicieza
Artists:
ChrisCross
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Convergence #3

The refugee heroes from "Earth 2" continue to investigate their prison planet in Jeff King and Stephen Segovia's "Convergence" #3 as casualties begin to pile up.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jeff King
Artists:
Stephen Segovia, Jason Paz
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, April 24th, 2015

Convergence: Wonder Woman #1

Larry Hama's idea of cults forming inside the dome is a good one, but it's Joshua Middleton's art in "Convergence: Wonder Woman" #1 that steals the show.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Larry Hama
Artists:
Joshua Middleton
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, April 23rd, 2015

Empire: Uprising #1

Mark Waid and Barry Kitson's tyrannical, world-dominating supervillain makes a triumphant return after a decade of publishing inactivity in "Empire: Uprising" #1.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Barry Kitson
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
Thu, April 23rd, 2015

Convergence: The Adventures of Superman #1

Three weeks in, it's nice to see Marv Wolfman and Roberto Viacava break the usual format for a "Convergence" tie-in with "Convergence: The Adventures of Superman" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Marv Wolfman
Artists:
Roberto Viacava, Andy Owens
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 22nd, 2015

All-New X-Men #40

While the outing of an X-Man, Brian Michael Bendis and Mahmud Asrar's "All-New X-Men" #40 has received a lot of media attention, but the comic itself isn't terribly exciting.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Mahmud Asrar
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, April 22nd, 2015

RunLoveKill #1

Rain Oshiro struggles to escape Prygat before law enforcement catches up with her in Jon Tsuei and Eric Canete's "RunLoveKill" #1.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Jon Tsuei, Eric Canete
Artists:
Eric Canete
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, April 20th, 2015

Convergence: Justice League International #1

Ron Marz and Mike Manley check in on Blue Beetle, Fire, Ice, Martian Manhunter, Captain Atom and Red Tornado in "Convergence: Justice League International" #1.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Ron Marz
Artists:
Mike Manley
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, April 20th, 2015

Loki: Agent of Asgard #13

Loki faces the fallout from his and his predecessors' choices in Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki Agent of Asgard" #13.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Al Ewing
Artists:
Lee Garbett
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
Mon, April 20th, 2015

Ms. Marvel #14

In "Ms. Marvel" #14 by G. Willow Wilson and Takeshi Miyazawa, Kamala sneaks out at night to hang out with Kamran, but he may not be as perfect as he seems.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
G. Willow Wilson
Artists:
Takeshi Miyazawa
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
Mon, April 20th, 2015

The Legendary Star-Lord #11

Sam Humphries and Paco Medina try their best with the hand they're dealt in the overly-padded "The Legendary Star-Lord" #11.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sam Humphries
Artists:
Paco Medina, Juan Vlasco
Reviewer:
Matt Little
Mon, April 20th, 2015
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