Michael Mazzacane's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: Multiversity Comics Reviews: 22
7.3Avg. Review Rating

8.0
Batwoman: Rebirth #1

Feb 20, 2017

"Batwoman: Rebirth" is the best kind of zero issue, concise in telling the plot and emotional origins of the character, the kind of thing you can give to a friend to explain something without just wiki dumping on them.

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8.0
Black Panther: World of Wakanda #3

Jan 23, 2017

With a warm positive relationship at its center and continued varied interest, "World of Wakanda" lives up its title.

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6.5
Bloodshot: Reborn #0

Mar 24, 2017

This won't really sell new readers or excite the faithful to any meaningful degree.

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7.0
Detective Comics (2016) #956

May 15, 2017

'League of Shadows' is over and it's fine, thankfully we won't have to wait very long for new, hopefully, more interesting stories to be told.

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7.5
Divinity III: Stalinverse #3

Feb 27, 2017

If you've gone this far you'll finish the rather enjoyable ride.

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7.5
Eternal Warrior: Awakening #1

May 12, 2017

"Eternal Warrior: Awakening" is a fine spotlight on Gilad Anni-Padda and what makes him unique. In that regard "Awakening" is a fitting celebration of 25 years of Valiant.

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7.5
Faith #11

May 8, 2017

The final arc of "Faith" continues down a referential rode that shows you don't need absurdist humor and lack of a fourth wall to tell these kinds of stories.

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6.5
Flash (2016) #21

Apr 28, 2017

We're on this ride and there's no getting off it, nothing is bad about this issue it's just not interesting.

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8.0
Generation Zero #8

Apr 3, 2017

Effective art pieces and sound plotting set "Generation Zero" to go out on a high note, if they can survive the experience.

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7.5
Justice League of America: Vixen Rebirth #1

Jan 16, 2017

"Justice League of America: Vixen Rebirth" accomplishes what these kinds of books are meant to do in a fun engaging read.

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7.0
Magdalena (2017) #2

May 1, 2017

Even as Top Cow moves more into the realm of science-crime "Magdalena" continues to show plenty of room for fresh takes in their Artifacts line.

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7.0
Mother Panic #5

Mar 27, 2017

"Mother Panic" and Violet Paige continue to figure themselves out and point towards something better, maybe even "heroic".

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8.0
Ninjak #26

Apr 24, 2017

'The Seven Blades of Master Darque' is true to Kindt's run overall and a satisfying conclusion for a character who is perpetually dissatisfied.

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6.5
Ninjak #27

May 22, 2017

Good art, overall structure, and Lizard Ninjas, make up for an issue that gets in its own way at times.

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8.0
Rapture #1

May 26, 2017

Final Verdict: 8.0 " "Rapture" takes a strong first step selling readers on character, and getting all the pieces in place for a large scale fantasy adventure down the road.

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8.0
Seven to Eternity #5

Apr 17, 2017

"Seven to Eternity" continues its journey with an engrossing first issue to their next arc.

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8.0
Sovereigns #0

Apr 7, 2017

In a glutted market dominated by trading on established IP, "Sovereigns" does enough to be familiar and novel with a cult cast.

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6.0
Star Wars: Rogue One Adaptation #1

Apr 10, 2017

There is nothing egregiously bad about this comic, but there isn't anything that argues for its existence either.

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8.0
Swordquest #0

May 5, 2017

This is a great introductory issue that sets everything up nicely, on top of a postmodern view.

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8.0
The Wicked + The Divine: 455 AD (One Shot) #1

May 19, 2017

As a Roman history nerd, "455 AD" gave me everything I could want. It played off our understanding of the main series while articulating it with era specific methods. This is a fun bit of historical fiction-fantasy.

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4.5
Weapon X (2017) #1

Apr 14, 2017

There is the germ of an idea in Weapon X #1 but with the price, double shipping, art team, and no reason to care at the end of this issue, maybe it wont sprout.

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8.0
X-Men Prime #1

Mar 31, 2017

The X-Men have a compass pointing north, now lets hope they survive the experience.

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