Nicholas Palmieri's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: Multiversity Comics Reviews: 25
7.4Avg. Review Rating

8.6
Backstagers #6

Jan 30, 2017

Another great chapter in an expressive, imaginative book, with special resonance for anyone who has ever been involved in a creative group.

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8.3
Black Hammer #8

Apr 20, 2017

Another bittersweet, moving issue of Black Hammer. Check it out if youre looking for something different from normal superheroics.

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5.5
Black Panther: World of Wakanda #5

Mar 20, 2017

Great concept, but the not-so-great writing drags down the issue and takes the artists down with it. Here's hoping Gay will learn more about comics before writing another one.

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6.8
Coady & The Creepies #1

Mar 17, 2017

Theres definitely potential for a great experience, but for now "Coady and the Creepies" lacks a special touch and a clear direction.

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8.0
Curse Words #3

Mar 23, 2017

Soule and Browne know how to cook up a great time. Whether you love or hate fantasy, this book begs your attention.

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8.2
Giant Days #25

Apr 6, 2017

I've always had a great time with this comic in my limited exposure, and even with reduced roles for two of the leads, this issue is no different. If you enjoy slice-of-life sitcoms, check out "Giant Days."

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8.0
Gotham Academy: Second Semester #7

Mar 10, 2017

Great story, great art, great characters, and this issue gives you some major twists, too. This is the type of YA comic DC should always be publishing. If that appeals to you, definitely check it out!

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7.0
Green Lantern / Space Ghost Special #1

Apr 3, 2017

A great read for Green Lantern and sci-fi fans and a good read for fans of a straightforward Space Ghost, but not for anyone expecting a revolutionary interpretation of the latter.

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6.3
Invader Zim #17

Feb 17, 2017

If you are interested in either creator or are a Zim superfan, Id say try the issue out; for those who pick and choose which issues they read from this title, Id say skip this one and wait for the regular team to come back.

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6.9
Josie and the Pussycats #4

Feb 6, 2017

A fun, if insignificant, piece of escapist entertainment.

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8.3
Jughead (2015) #12

Jan 16, 2017

North and Charm start a new arc with a bounty of jokes and creativity, all covered in self-awareness. The perfect book to read when you want something that actively pushes against taking itself seriously.

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9.0
Jughead: The Hunger (One Shot) #1

Mar 30, 2017

One of the best single issues in an already impressive line of comics from Archie. Horror fans, comics fans, fans of great storytelling: check this out!

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7.3
Midnighter And Apollo #5

Feb 3, 2017

Not the strongest of Orlando's Midnighter saga, but still a solid second-to-last chapter for those who have been following along so far.

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6.0
Motor Crush #5

Apr 17, 2017

A great aesthetic can only take you so far when your story is this formulaic.

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8.5
Motor Girl #3

Jan 23, 2017

Moore brings his talents to a series both fun and melancholy, told with a smoothness rarely found outside or inside of single-creator books.

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7.8
Ms. Marvel (2015) #17

Apr 24, 2017

Extremely strong character and thematic beats save this slightly anticlimactic arc-ender.

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8.9
New Superman #8

Feb 9, 2017

A superb, layered continuation of the adventures of Kong Kenan and the Justice League China. Highly recommended for anyone who appreciates good storytelling.

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8.3
Paper Girls #12

Mar 6, 2017

There may not be much progress on the plot side, but this collaboration between creators impresses in every other way.

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5.8
Regular Show #1

Apr 27, 2017

A few good laughs couldn't save the overall mediocrity of these stories at this price point, though die-hard fans will likely still enjoy it.

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5.8
Riverdale (One Shot) #1

Mar 3, 2017

Viewers of the show have already seen everything here, and while some of the art is great, its not enough to save the insignificant stories.

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4.5
Sherlock: The Blind Banker #2

Feb 13, 2017

An adaptation so absolutely faithful that there is very little reason to read it. Watch the show instead.

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7.8
Superman (2016) #17

Feb 20, 2017

A great showcase for Fiumara's dark and eerie art, as well as Tomasi and Gleason's expertise at writing children.

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7.0
Teen Titans (2016) #6

Mar 27, 2017

These characters finally get the competent comic they deserve.

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7.5
The Flintstones #10

Apr 10, 2017

Not everything works as well as it could, but the parts that do work hit hard. Regardless of its downfalls, "The Flintstones" is a rare beast. Give it a shot while you still can.

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7.9
Wonder Woman (2016) #17

Feb 27, 2017

Though better when looked at in context of the overall story, all elements of this comic work together so well that even this small piece shines.

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