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REVIEW: Palahniuk & Stewart Escalate the Mind Games in

REVIEW: Palahniuk & Stewart Escalate the Mind Games in "Fight Club 2" #5

Thu, September 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Chuck Palahniuk and Cameron Stewart's "Fight Club 2" #5 "is the issue that amps up an already engaging and complex story."

REVIEW: Mignola Ups the Ante in

REVIEW: Mignola Ups the Ante in "Hellboy in Hell" #8

Thu, September 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Hellboy in Hell" #8 will make readers "look forward to another trip back to Hell soon, so long as Mike Mignola leads the way."

REVIEW: Thompson & Vieceli

REVIEW: Thompson & Vieceli "Bring the Fun" in "Jem and the Holograms" #7

Mon, September 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kelly Thompson & Emma Vieceli kick off "Viral," the second arc of IDW's "Jem and the Holograms," by impressively building on what came before.

REVIEW: Fraction & Ward's

REVIEW: Fraction & Ward's "ODY-C" #7 'Takes Chances and Makes Bold Choices'

Sun, September 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

The "graphic experiment" of Matt Fraction and Christian Ward's "ODY-C" continues in issue #7, with the series "starting to transcend comics."

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REVIEW: "Black Canary" 'Hits New High Points' in Issue #4

Sun, September 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

In DC Comics' "Black Canary" #4, writer Brenden Fletcher and guest artist Pia Guerra tell the origin of singer-turned-villain Bo Maeve.

REVIEW: Remender & Murphy's

REVIEW: Remender & Murphy's "Tokyo Ghost" #1 is an Entertaining Ride

Thu, September 17th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Rick Remender and Sean Gordon Murphy's "Tokyo Ghost" #1 is a "high octane debut that plows through its landscape like a buzzsaw."

REVIEW: Loeb & Sale Make

REVIEW: Loeb & Sale Make "Captain America: White" #1 a Must-Have

Thu, September 17th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale's "Captain America: White" #1 "is definitely worth checking out."

REVIEW: Aaron & Immonen's

REVIEW: Aaron & Immonen's "Star Wars" #9 Adds Even More Excitement

Thu, September 17th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jason Aaron and Stuart Immonen's "Star Wars" #9 "feels like a very natural extension of the original trilogy."

REVIEW: Brubaker & Phillips'

REVIEW: Brubaker & Phillips' "The Fade Out" #9 Delivers the Best Characterization Yet

Wed, September 16th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips' "The Fade Out" #9 "is an excellent chapter in an excellent series."

REVIEW: Thompson & McClaren Pack

REVIEW: Thompson & McClaren Pack "Heart in a Box" with Emotion & Soul

Tue, September 15th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kelly Thompson and Meredith McClaren's "Heart in a Box" graphic novel "delivers a complete, satisfying tale."

REVIEW: Clevinger & Wegener's

REVIEW: Clevinger & Wegener's "Atomic Robo & The Ring of Fire" #1 is Tense & Fast-Paced

Mon, September 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Atomic Robo and The Ring of Fire" #1 "is up to Brian Clevinger and Scott Wegener's usual high standard."

REVIEW: Soule & Yu Ramp Up the Action in

REVIEW: Soule & Yu Ramp Up the Action in "Civil War" #4

Mon, September 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Charles Soule and Leinil Yu ensure that each issue not only advances but amps up the story, and 'Civil War' #4 is the best example of that."

REVIEW: Wilson & Alphona Pack

REVIEW: Wilson & Alphona Pack "Ms. Marvel" #18 with Poignancy & Tenderness

Mon, September 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"The ending of G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona's 'Ms. Marvel' #18 is splendid, surpassing most cliffhangers in its narrative power."

5-STAR REVIEW: DeConnick & De Landro's

5-STAR REVIEW: DeConnick & De Landro's "Bitch Planet" #5 Concludes with a Gut Punch

Mon, September 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kelly Sue DeConnick and Valentine De Landro's "Bitch Planet" #5 "realizes the potential of the series and comics in ways other books do not."

REVIEW: Ellis & Shalvey's

REVIEW: Ellis & Shalvey's "Injection" Crescendos in Issue #5

Fri, September 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"The big ideas, multiple plotlines and accumulating mysteries get knitted together and opened up" in Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey's "Injection" #5.

REVIEW: Parker & Pelletier's

REVIEW: Parker & Pelletier's "Justice League United" #13 Embraces DC's Lush History

Fri, September 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jeff Parker and Paul Pelletier "give fans of specific solo characters moments to smile over" in "Justice League United" #13.

REVIEW: Gillen & McKelvie Make

REVIEW: Gillen & McKelvie Make "The Wicked + The Divine" #14 a Clever Remix

Thu, September 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine" #14 is "not only a pleasure, it was something that I wanted without even realizing it."

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5-STAR REVIEW: "Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Shattered Empire" #1 Has It All

Thu, September 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Greg Rucka and Marco Checchetto "make 'Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Shattered Empire' #1 something worth seeking out."

5-STAR REVIEW: Snyder, Azzarello & Jock's

5-STAR REVIEW: Snyder, Azzarello & Jock's "Batman" #44 Defies Expectation

Thu, September 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Scott Snyder, Brian Azzarello and Jock's "Batman" #44 "is how you pull off an over-sized issue."

5-STAR REVIEW: Ben Hatke's Charming

5-STAR REVIEW: Ben Hatke's Charming "Little Robot" Gives Readers a Fun, Memorable Story

Wed, September 9th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Ben Hatke's characters -- even the robots -- are organic and filled with life, inviting the readers into 'Little Robot' to stay a while."

REVIEW: Hickman & Bodenheim Make

REVIEW: Hickman & Bodenheim Make "The Dying & the Dead" #3 a Gripping Read

Fri, September 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jonathan Hickman and Ryan Bodenheim's "The Dying & the Dead" #3 "has a great combination of old tropes and new twists, wild daring and earnest outlook."

REVIEW: Vaughan & Skroce's

REVIEW: Vaughan & Skroce's "We Stand On Guard" #3 is "Disquieting Yet Utterly Addictive"

Fri, September 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Brian K. Vaughan and Steve Skroce make "We Stand on Guard" #3 "decidedly threatening, surprisingly believable and tremendously engaging."

REVIEW: King & Cypress Deliver a Devious Story in

REVIEW: King & Cypress Deliver a Devious Story in "The Omega Men" #4

Thu, September 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Tom King and Toby Cypress' "The Omega Men" #4 is "intelligent, devious and determined to make you squirm."

REVIEW: Waid & Samnee Give Matt Murdock a Fitting Sendoff in

REVIEW: Waid & Samnee Give Matt Murdock a Fitting Sendoff in "Daredevil" #18

Thu, September 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Mark Waid and Chris Samnee end their strong run with a tense and tidy wrap up" in "Daredevil" #18.

REVIEW: Orlando & Mooney Make

REVIEW: Orlando & Mooney Make "Midnighter" #4 Fun, Sexy & Full of Action

Thu, September 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Steve Orlando and Stephen Mooney "deliver a healthy balance of fan service with superb storytelling" in "Midnighter" #4.

REVIEW: Stevenson, Watters & Allen's

REVIEW: Stevenson, Watters & Allen's "Lumberjanes" Continues to be a Blast in #17

Mon, August 31st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"There's so much exuberance and joy in Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters and Brooke Allen's 'Lumberjanes' #17 that it just bleeds off of the page."

REVIEW: Guggenheim & Greenwood's

REVIEW: Guggenheim & Greenwood's "Stringers" #1 Blends Humor & High Speed

Fri, August 28th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Marc Guggenheim and Justin Greenwood "nail the character introductions" in "Stringers" #1, "a solid debut."

REVIEW: Hickman & Dragotta Make

REVIEW: Hickman & Dragotta Make "East of West" #20 Chilling, Gripping

Fri, August 28th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta's "East of West" #20 "is a warning shot fired over the proverbial bow: ignore this comic at your own peril."

REVIEW: Fletcher, Stewart & Tarr Make

REVIEW: Fletcher, Stewart & Tarr Make "Batgirl" #43 Another Fun Installment

Thu, August 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart and Babs Tarr's "Batgirl" #43 "continues to surprise... and delight as the action bursts onto the page."

REVIEW: Spencer & Rosanas Deliver an Impactful Finale in

REVIEW: Spencer & Rosanas Deliver an Impactful Finale in "Ant-Man: Last Days" #1

Thu, August 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Nick Spencer and Ramon Rosanas "deliver as much energy and quality in 'Ant-Man: Last Days' #1 as they did in the debut issue."

REVIEW: Seeley, King & Janin's

REVIEW: Seeley, King & Janin's "Grayson" Continues to be Excellent in Issue #11

Thu, August 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Readers will find themselves pulled further into the Spyral" thanks to "Tim Seeley, Tom King and Mikel Janín's innovative work" in "Grayson" #11.

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REVIEW: "Hank Johnson, Agent of HYDRA" #1 Shows Potential

Thu, August 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

David Mandel and Michael Walsh's "Hank Johnson, Agent of HYDRA" #1 is "a 'Curb Your Enthusiasm'-style comedy set in the Marvel Universe ."

REVIEW: Ewing & Garbett Offer an Ideal Conclusion in

REVIEW: Ewing & Garbett Offer an Ideal Conclusion in "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #17

Mon, August 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" "comes to its immensely satisfying, just-clever-enough conclusion in issue #17."

REVIEW: Duggan & Virella Skillfully Adapt Marvel Universe Characters for

REVIEW: Duggan & Virella Skillfully Adapt Marvel Universe Characters for "1872" #2

Mon, August 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Gerry Duggan and Nik Virella's "1872" #2 "is a superb example of a Western story, a 'What If' tale and just plain old great storytelling."

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REVIEW: "Secret Wars: Secret Love" #1 is "an Unusually Strong & Enjoyable Anthology"

Mon, August 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Marguerite Bennett, Felipe Smith, Gurihiru, Kris Anka and more make "Secret Wars: Secret Love" #1 "one of the best extras to come out of Secret Wars."

REVIEW: Young & Mahfood's

REVIEW: Young & Mahfood's "Howard the Human" #1 is "a Light but Tight Done-in-One"

Fri, August 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Skottie Young and Jim Mahfood's "Howard the Human" #1 is "a strongly assembled comic that serves up all kinds of craziness."

REVIEW: Waid & Staples Make

REVIEW: Waid & Staples Make "Archie" #2 Relentlessly Entertaining

Fri, August 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Mark Waid and Fiona Staples' "Archie" #2 "pulls the reader into its close-knit world with clear, comic dialogue and readable, relatable art."

REVIEW: Aaron & Del Mundo's

REVIEW: Aaron & Del Mundo's "Weirdworld" #3 is Another Fantastic Chapter

Thu, August 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"There is no shortage of weird, just more potential to be explored" in Jason Aaron and Mike Del Mundo's "Weirdworld" #3.

REVIEW: Johns & Fabok's

REVIEW: Johns & Fabok's "Justice League" #43 Escalates on a Grand Cosmic Scale

Thu, August 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok's "Justice League" #43 "is a gripping and tension-driven installment, raising the stakes and escalating the action."

5-STAR REVIEW: Ed Piskor's

5-STAR REVIEW: Ed Piskor's "Hip Hop Family Tree" #1 Sizzles Off of the Page

Thu, August 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Ed Piskor's "Hip Hop Family Tree" #1 "is an exhaustively researched, fascinatingly educational and beautifully composed piece of comic art."

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