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REVIEW: Aaron & Immonen Are at the Top of Their Game in

REVIEW: Aaron & Immonen Are at the Top of Their Game in "Star Wars" #8

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

"Through Jason Aaron and Stuart Immonen, the world -- er, galaxy -- comes to life around Han, Luke and Leia" in "Star Wars" #8.

REVIEW: Fialkov & Chang Create a Bizarre but Relatable New World in

REVIEW: Fialkov & Chang Create a Bizarre but Relatable New World in "King" #1

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

"King" #1 creates "a brand new world where anything can happen and Joshua Hale Fialkov and Bernard Chang are just the team to make it happen."

ADV. REVIEW: Skottie Young Makes

ADV. REVIEW: Skottie Young Makes "I Hate Fairyland" #1 Equally Playful & Gross

Wed, August 19th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Readers looking for the lost tone of classic animation work will consider a visit to Fairyland time well spent" in Young's "I Hate Fairyland" #1.

REVIEW: Ellis & Shalvey Give

REVIEW: Ellis & Shalvey Give "Injection" #4 a Taut, Hysterical Atmosphere

Mon, August 17th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

In "Injection" #4, "Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey's work is ambitious and skillful enough to reward engagement and commitment."

REVIEW: Brubaker & Epting's

REVIEW: Brubaker & Epting's "Velvet" #11 Will Take Readers' Breath Away

Mon, August 17th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Forget about a new James Bond film; we have a new 'Velvet' story arc" in Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting's "Velvet" #11.

ADV. REVIEW: Orlando & Faith's

ADV. REVIEW: Orlando & Faith's "Virgil" is a Strong, Emotionally Powerful Graphic Novel

Fri, August 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Told in a manner from which you can't look away, Steve Orlando and J.D. Faith's 'Virgil' graphic novel is an explosion of rage and vengeance."

ADV. REVIEW: Lemire & Lenox Take Readers on an Adventurous Journey in

ADV. REVIEW: Lemire & Lenox Take Readers on an Adventurous Journey in "Plutona" #1

Fri, August 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jeff Lemire and Emi Lenox "bring along a balanced cast and fun, lively art" in "Plutona" #1.

REVIEW: Cornell & Edwards'

REVIEW: Cornell & Edwards' "Doctor Who: Four Doctors" #1 Will Hook Readers

Thu, August 13th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Paul Cornell and Neil Edwards' "Doctor Who: Four Doctors" #1 "is not only a good media tie-in comic, it's a good comic, period."

REVIEW: Hickman & Ribic Make

REVIEW: Hickman & Ribic Make "Secret Wars" #5 a Reflective Installment

Wed, August 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jonathan Hickman and Esad Ribic's "Secret Wars" #5 "is essential for those following Hickman's maxi-saga or readers looking for Doom's motivation."

REVIEW: Anything Goes in Snyder & Capullo's

REVIEW: Anything Goes in Snyder & Capullo's "Batman" #43

Wed, August 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Batman" #43 "is another stop on what is becoming a wickedly fun and unpredictable journey."

REVIEW: Haun & Hurley's

REVIEW: Haun & Hurley's "The Beauty" #1 Has Limitless Ideas

Wed, August 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jeremy Haun and Jason A. Hurley's "The Beauty" #1 "is a pleasurable experience that fans will want to come back and enjoy again."

REVIEW: Vaughan & Skroce's

REVIEW: Vaughan & Skroce's "We Stand on Guard" #2 Adds More Suspense

Mon, August 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Brian K. Vaughan and Steve Skroce's "We Stand on Guard" #2 has "effective and powerful storytelling."

ADV. REVIEW: Scott & Matthews'

ADV. REVIEW: Scott & Matthews' "Toil and Trouble" #1 is "Fantasy Done Big & Beautiful"

Mon, August 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Mairghread Scott, Kelly and Nichole Matthews' "Toil and Trouble" #1 is "a true pleasure to look at," "an exciting new story" and "always lovely."

REVIEW: Brubaker & Phillips'

REVIEW: Brubaker & Phillips' "The Fade Out" #8 Will Keep Readers Guessing

Mon, August 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Ed Brubaker and Sean Philips' "The Fade Out" #8 "is yet another twisty, intricate, keeps-you-guessing issue."

REVIEW: Duggan & Weaver's

REVIEW: Duggan & Weaver's "Infinity Gauntlet" #3 is an Entertaining Installment

Mon, August 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Infinity Gauntlet" #3 features "strong visual work from Dustin Weaver as well as a balanced script of family adventure by Gerry Duggan."

REVIEW: Jordan & Coelho Make

REVIEW: Jordan & Coelho Make "John Flood" #1 Engaging, Dynamic

Mon, August 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Justin Jordan and Jorge Coelho's "John Flood" #1 "is an exciting comic book full of engaging characters, solid plot structure and knockout art."

REVIEW: Jurgens & Chang Make

REVIEW: Jurgens & Chang Make "Batman Beyond" #3 a Masterful Read

Fri, August 7th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Dan Jurgens and Bernard Chang's "Batman Beyond" #3 "is a satisfying read that continues to explore this new world alongside Tim Drake."

REVIEW: Graham & Churchland Continue to Intrigue in

REVIEW: Graham & Churchland Continue to Intrigue in "8house: Arclight" #2

Fri, August 7th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Brandon Graham and Marian Churchland's "8house: Arclight" #2 "makes fantasy truly fantastical again."

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REVIEW: "The Wicked + the Divine" #13 is "One of the Most Powerful One-Shots This Year"

Fri, August 7th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kieron Gillen and Tula Lotay "handle 'The Wicked + The Divine' #13's weighty subject matter with dignity and power."

REVIEW: King & Bagenda Make

REVIEW: King & Bagenda Make "The Omega Men" #3 Another Winner

Thu, August 6th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

In "The Omega Men" #3, "Tom King shows the variety available in this series, and Barnaby Bagenda's art keeps up without missing a beat."

REVIEW: Orlando & ACO Dazzle in

REVIEW: Orlando & ACO Dazzle in "Midnighter" #3

Thu, August 6th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"It's a real pleasure to see such a smart and mature take on the character" in Steve Orlando and ACO's "Midnighter" #3.

REVIEW: Gillen & Andrade's

REVIEW: Gillen & Andrade's "Siege" #2 Has Plenty to Enjoy

Thu, August 6th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kieron Gillen and Filipe Andrade's "Siege" #2 "delivers a payoff following an issue of mounting suspense and character study."

REVIEW: Millar & Gianfelice Create Another Terrific Chapter in

REVIEW: Millar & Gianfelice Create Another Terrific Chapter in "Jupiter's Circle" #5

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Mark Millar and Davide Gianfelice's "Jupiter's Circle" #5 "is a terrific chapter in what has been a terrific series."

ADV. REVIEW: Panetta & Ganucheau Make

ADV. REVIEW: Panetta & Ganucheau Make "Zodiac Starforce" #1 Bubbly & Charming

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kevin Panetta and Paulina Ganucheau's "Zodiac Starforce" #1 "doesn't so much embrace its premise as give it a wholehearted hug."

REVIEW: Cornell & Parker's

REVIEW: Cornell & Parker's "This Damned Band" #1 is a Strong, Immersive Introduction

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Paul Cornell and Tony Parker's "This Damned Band" #1 "is a triumph and a strong, fascinating introduction."

ADV. REVIEW: Mignola Makes

ADV. REVIEW: Mignola Makes "Hellboy in Hell" #7 Distorted, Dark & Delightfully Odd

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Mike Mignola's "Hellboy in Hell" #7 "already has the elements that make the exploits of Hellboy so great."

ADV. REVIEW: Gillen and McKelvie Kick into High Gear with

ADV. REVIEW: Gillen and McKelvie Kick into High Gear with "Phonogram: The Immaterial Girl" #1

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "Phonogram: The Immaterial Girl" #1 ensures "that new and returning readers alike are entertained."

REVIEW: Thompson & Campbell Make

REVIEW: Thompson & Campbell Make "Jem and the Holograms" #5 a Winner

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell should be proud of this take on 'Jem and the Holograms' because it's sharp, smart and grabs your attention."

REVIEW: Waid & Samnee's

REVIEW: Waid & Samnee's "Daredevil" #17 Cranks Up the Tension

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Mark Waid and Chris Samnee's time on 'Daredevil' is sadly coming to a close, but... they're cranking up the proverbial volume" in "Daredevil" #17.

REVIEW: Aaron & Bianchi's

REVIEW: Aaron & Bianchi's "Star Wars" #7 Provides Excellent Backstory

Fri, July 31st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jason Aaron and Simone Bianchi's "Star Wars" #7 is "yet another fantastic chapter in the relaunched series."

REVIEW: Fraction & Zdarsky's

REVIEW: Fraction & Zdarsky's "Sex Criminals" #11 Returns in a Smart, Sexy & Silly Way

Wed, July 29th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"With juggled plotlines and a growing cast of characters, every new issue of Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky's 'Sex Criminals' is a real joy to read."

REVIEW: Barber & Griffith's

REVIEW: Barber & Griffith's "Transformers" #43 Poses Profound Questions

Mon, July 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

John Barber and Andrew Griffith "breathe new life into the generation one characters" in "Transformers" #43.

REVIEW: Aaron & Del Mundo's

REVIEW: Aaron & Del Mundo's "Weirdworld" #2 is Snappily Paced, Outrageously Drawn

Fri, July 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jason Aaron and Mike Del Mundo's "Weirdworld" #2 "offers all the fun of Marvel's more forgettable titles with the luscious artwork of its most serious."

REVIEW: Spurrier & Walker's Elsa Bloodstone is Tough, Heroic in

REVIEW: Spurrier & Walker's Elsa Bloodstone is Tough, Heroic in "Marvel Zombies" #2

Fri, July 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Si Spurrier and Kev Walker's "Marvel Zombies" #2 "works as a well-characterized and skillfully illustrated comic with an engaging story."

REVIEW: King, Seeley & Janin's

REVIEW: King, Seeley & Janin's "Grayson" #10 Kicks Into High Gear

Fri, July 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

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

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REVIEW: "Book of Death: The Fall of Bloodshot" #1 is "Incredibly Strong"

Thu, July 23rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Jeff Lemire and Doug Braithwaite's "Book of Death: The Fall of Bloodshot" #1 is "entertaining and concise with a heartfelt ending."

REVIEW: Walker & Reis Make

REVIEW: Walker & Reis Make "Cyborg" #1 Worth the Wait

Thu, July 23rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

David F. Walker and Ivan Reis' "Cyborg" #1 "is a brilliant debut for an ongoing series that fulfills fan expectations."

REVIEW: Bermejo, Corona & Randolph Pack

REVIEW: Bermejo, Corona & Randolph Pack "We Are Robin" #2 With Action & Excitement

Wed, July 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Lee Bermejo, Jorge Corona and Khary Randolph's "We Are Robin" #2 "opens with action dancing across the pages and ends with a shadowy mystery."

REVIEW: Ferrante & Parent Make Mindless Fun with

REVIEW: Ferrante & Parent Make Mindless Fun with "Archie vs. Sharknado" #1

Wed, July 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Anthony Ferrante and Dan Parent's "Archie vs. Sharknado" #1 "does a terrific job of taking the ingredients of a bad story and making it entertaining."

REVIEW: Slott & Allred Make

REVIEW: Slott & Allred Make "Silver Surfer" #13 Snappy & Concise

Mon, July 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Readers who have been enjoying this series are sure to find just as much satisfaction in Dan Slott and Mike Allred's 'Silver Surfer' #13."

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