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Location: France Joined: Jun 07, 2016 About Me: Trying not to run out of superlatives.
Favorite ongoing series: The Mighty Thor, Kill or Be Killed and Paper Girls
Contact me: pocketmegar@gmail.com

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8.0

Dark Days: The Forge #1

By: Scott Snyder, Andy Kubert
Released: Jun 14, 2017

DARKNESS COMES TO THE DC UNIVERSE WITH THE MYSTERY OF THE FORGE! Aquaman, The Flash and more of DC's pantheon of heroes suspect Batman of hiding a dark secret that could threaten the very existence of the multiverse! It's an epic that will span generations-but how does it connect to the origins of one of DC's most legendary heroes?
The great c...

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pocketmegar rated A.D.: After Death #3 Jul 14, 2017
9.5

A.D.: After Death #3

By: Scott Snyder, Jeff Lemire
Released: May 10, 2017

MINI-SERIES FINALE
Jonah Cooke is on the run from a future he helped create, a future where death has been genetically cured. Yet he's finally come to accept that no matter how long he lives, he'll never escape his past. And now he's done the one thing that may put everyone left alive in jeopardy. The shocking conclusion of the sci-fi epic by ...

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8.0

Dark Days: The Casting #1

By: Scott Snyder, Andy Kubert
Released: Jul 12, 2017

The Joker's surprise attack threatens to lay waste to all of Batman's carefully laid plans. Will the Dark Knight be able to regain the trust of his closest allies, Green Lantern and Duke, and prevent the forces of darkness from consuming the DC Universe?! Will Hawkman's warning stop our heroes from peering into the abyss? The great comics event of ...

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pocketmegar rated Kill Or Be Killed #10 Jul 12, 2017
9.0

Kill Or Be Killed #10

By: Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips
Released: Jul 12, 2017

END OF STORY ARC
As his life spins out of control, Dylan and his demon come face-to-face once again.

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pocketmegar rated Detective Comics #960 Jul 12, 2017
7.5

Detective Comics #960

By: James Tynion IV, Alvaro Martinez
Released: Jul 12, 2017

"INTELLIGENCE" part three! With Zatanna joining the ranks of Batman's allies, there shouldn't be any foe the team can't take on... but does that include their teammate Azrael himself, who just might be cracking up?

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pocketmegar rated Flash #26 Jul 12, 2017
8.5

Flash #26

By: Joshua Williamson, Howard Porter
Released: Jul 12, 2017

"RUNNING SCARED" part two! Barry Allen and Iris West witness a chilling vision of the future courtesy of the Reverse-Flash, who reveals the couple's legendary romance will yield only darkness for the world of tomorrow. Now, Thawne forces The Flash to make a choice: spend forever alone or doom the future?

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pocketmegar rated Superman #26 Jul 5, 2017
8.0

Superman #26

By: Michael Moreci, Scott Godlewski
Released: Jul 5, 2017

Superman and Superboy's teamwork is off and Clark is at a loss for how to fix it. Maybe an old trick Pa pulled when Clark was a boy might help get the father-son team get back on the right track!

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pocketmegar rated Superman #25 Jun 29, 2017
7.5

Superman #25

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Doug Mahnke
Released: Jun 21, 2017

"BLACK DAWN" part six! The extra-sized finale to "Black Dawn" reveals the villain tearing the Super-Family apart and destroying everything the Man of Steel holds dear!
RATED T

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pocketmegar rated Flash #25 Jun 29, 2017
9.5

Flash #25

By: Joshua Williamson, Howard Porter
Released: Jun 28, 2017

"RUNNING SCARED" part one! When Eobard Thawne murdered Barry Allen's mother, he killed a piece of The Flash's past. Now, Reverse-Flash is back to kill Barry's future! The Flash's biggest storyline yet begins as he is pushed to his limits and his secrets are laid bare in a chase through time itself! Don't miss the extra-sized anniversary issue!
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pocketmegar rated Detective Comics #959 Jun 29, 2017
8.0

Detective Comics #959

By: James Tynion IV, Alvaro Martinez
Released: Jun 28, 2017

"Intelligence" part two! While his team comes to grips with Azrael's past, Batman is on the trail of the shocking secret he learned at the end of last month's epic BATMAN/FLASH crossover, "The Button"-and it's brought him directly to the Mistress of Magic, Zatanna!
RATED T

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Pewfect

Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Jun 28, 2017

After a chance meeting with billionaire Bruce Wayne, Elmer Fudd's obsession quickly escalates into stalking Batman through the dark alleys and high-class social settings of Gotham City. Welcome to Bat Season! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters written by Tom King and artwork by Byron Vaughns.
RATED T

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9.0

Well, this was surprising. Tom King's clever script immerses us in the world of Porky's bar, and introduces us to a group of lowlives resembling the Warner Bros gang. He cleverly interjects pieces of dialogue from the cartoon, a wink to all of us who watched Loony Tunes as kids. The story is serious enough to be very interesting, though, and Lee Weeks does a great job with the art; there is a dark more

Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Jun 28, 2017

After a chance meeting with billionaire Bruce Wayne, Elmer Fudd's obsession quickly escalates into stalking Batman through the dark alleys and high-class social settings of Gotham City. Welcome to Bat Season! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters written by Tom King and artwork by Byron Vaughns.
RATED T

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mrDovydas reviewed Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1 Jun 29, 2017
9.5

I had no doubts this will be good. But I definitely didn't expect it to be THIS good. Tom King once again shows his incredible talent and Lee Weeks' art is perfect for this story. The backup story was great and funny as well, which felt like right from the classic episodes of the Looney Tunes. When I think about it, issues like this is why I read comics.

Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Jun 28, 2017

After a chance meeting with billionaire Bruce Wayne, Elmer Fudd's obsession quickly escalates into stalking Batman through the dark alleys and high-class social settings of Gotham City. Welcome to Bat Season! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters written by Tom King and artwork by Byron Vaughns.
RATED T

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pocketmegar liked this:
9.0

I have been looking forward to this all year and I wasn't disappointed. King writes such a tortured Elmer Fudd and re-imagines the Looney Tunes cast in a realistic, gritty setting. The second story was just as good but is more Looney Tunes show inspired. Both stories are fantastic and showcases Tom King's range as a writer.

Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Jun 28, 2017

After a chance meeting with billionaire Bruce Wayne, Elmer Fudd's obsession quickly escalates into stalking Batman through the dark alleys and high-class social settings of Gotham City. Welcome to Bat Season! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters written by Tom King and artwork by Byron Vaughns.
RATED T

pocketmegar rated Silver Surfer #12 Jun 22, 2017
8.5

Silver Surfer #12

By: Dan Slott, Mike Allred
Released: Jun 21, 2017

"The Only Secret in the Universe"
•  There is only one secret in the Universe worth knowing. And when it is revealed, the story of the Silver Surfer and Dawn Greenwood will never be the same.
•  A trip to a familiar planet, the return of old friends and a fight Norrin Radd cannot afford to lose.
•  After what happened last i...

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pocketmegar rated Superman #23 Jun 22, 2017
7.5

Superman #23

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Doug Mahnke
Released: May 17, 2017

"BLACK DAWN" part two! The mysterious force behind Superman's defeat reveals itself. Superboy wonders what is so great about Truth, Justice and the American way. Will Jon turn against his father?
RATED T

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pocketmegar rated Kill Or Be Killed #9 Jun 22, 2017
9.0

Kill Or Be Killed #9

By: Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips
Released: May 31, 2017

Time is running out, and the demon won't wait for the police to stop hunting him. Trapped between his curse and his own survival, Dylan takes to the streets.

And remember, every issue of KILL OR BE KILLED has the extra back page content BRUBAKER & PHILLIPS fans have come to expect.

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pocketmegar rated Detective Comics #957 Jun 22, 2017
8.5

Detective Comics #957

By: Genevieve Valentine, Carmen Nunez Carnero
Released: May 24, 2017

"The Wrath Of Spoiler"! Stephanie Brown wants nothing more than to save Gotham City from the epidemic of costumed vigilantes and madmen that regularly tear the city apart. But before she can try to stop them, she must face the challenge of one in particular: the insane idealogue the Wrath is back, and Stephanie knows what he has planned-but she ref...

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pocketmegar rated Flash #23 Jun 22, 2017
8.5

Flash #23

By: Joshua Williamson, Carmine Di Giandomenico
Released: May 31, 2017

"RUNNING SCARED" prelude! Barry Allen is at a crossroads. He's lied to the woman he loves about his life as The Flash, and a rift is growing between him and his heroic young partner. Now, his greatest enemy has threatened to strike down everyone close to him! It's time to make a tough choice that will launch The Flash into his most incredible missi...

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pocketmegar rated Paper Girls #15 Jun 22, 2017
8.5

Paper Girls #15

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Cliff Chiang
Released: Jun 7, 2017

EXPLOSIVE END OF A STORY ARC!
It's the end of an era as KJ, Mac, Tiffany, and Erin must do the unthinkable to escape our prehistoric past. 24 pages of story on the best paper in comics, and still only $2.99!

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pocketmegar rated Black Bolt #2 Jun 22, 2017
8.5

Black Bolt #2

By: Saladin Ahmed, Christian Ward
Released: Jun 7, 2017

• Black Bolt begins to find his bearings in the remote prison to which he has been mysteriously banished.
•  And an unlikely alliance with Crusher Creel, a.k.a. the Absorbing Man, could provide the Silent King with some answers about his captor's motives and identity.
•  But not every prisoner is read...

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pocketmegar rated Superman #24 Jun 22, 2017
7.0

Superman #24

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Doug Mahnke
Released: Jun 7, 2017

"BLACK DAWN" part five! The Man of Steel faces the one foe he refuses to fight-his son. An emerging new ability for Superboy proves deadly to Superman as the promise of power appears to lead Jon Kent to betray his father.
RATED T

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pocketmegar reviewed The Flintstones #12 Jun 22, 2017
10

Masterpiece

The Flintstones #12

By: Mark Russell, Steve Pugh
Released: Jun 7, 2017

You are now leaving Bedrock! The Great Gazoo is on his way home to the stars, while Fred and company leave the Church of Gerald, and Mr. Slate leaves behind being a jerk- at least for a little while. Say good-bye to Pebbles, Bowling Ball, Philip the turtle, Fred and Barney, and the whole cast in this final issue of what critics are calling the best...

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pocketmegar rated Detective Comics #958 Jun 22, 2017
7.5

Detective Comics #958

By: James Tynion IV, Alvaro Martinez
Released: Jun 14, 2017

"Intelligence" part one! Azrael has found a new home in Gotham City...unfortunately, someone from his old home with the Order of St. Dumas has found him! The Order has unleashed a bizarre new evil on the world, and it's convinced it must destroy Jean-Paul Valley!
RATED T

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pocketmegar rated Flash #24 Jun 22, 2017
9.0

Flash #24

By: Joshua Williamson, Carmine Di Giandomenico
Released: Jun 14, 2017

"RUNNING SCARED" prelude-guest-starring Hal Jordan! Green Lantern Hal Jordan has recruited Barry Allen for a dangerous mission that only The Flash can accomplish! Unfortunately, that mission is on a hostile space station deep in the cosmos, which means leaving Kid Flash alone to defend his and Barry's loved ones from a deadly attack by their greate...

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pocketmegar rated The Mighty Thor #19 Jun 22, 2017
9.0

The Mighty Thor #19

By: Jason Aaron, Valerio Schiti
Released: May 17, 2017

• THE "ASGARD/SHI'AR WAR" COMES TO A FIERY CONCLUSION!
•  The gods of the Shi'ar make their final play against Thor and her allies! With the Phoenix Force unleashed, it's up to Quentin Quire to quell its destructive power...if he feels like it.
•  Odinson has returned - but what awaits him in the war-...

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pocketmegar rated The Mighty Thor #20 Jun 22, 2017
8.5

The Mighty Thor #20

By: Jason Aaron, Valerio Schiti
Released: Jun 21, 2017

THE SAGA OF THE ALL-NEW ULTIMATE THOR STARTS HERE!
•  The Ultimate Thor died defending the Multiverse, but his hammer remains. Who will hold the hammer now?
•  War is coming to the Ten Realms. Can the new Ultimate Thor keep back the bloody tide?
Rated T+

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the green death reviewed Flash #22 May 17, 2017
9.5

I didn't expect many answers going in, after all this is a midway point for a two year storyline. I figured it would introduce more questions than it answered, but the art and writing were terrific and I felt well served by the story. The last issue of Batman seemed the weak link here, but it all ended on a high.

Flash #22

By: Joshua Williamson, Neil Googe
Released: May 17, 2017

"THE BUTTON" part four! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of t...

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ockedman reviewed Flash #22 May 17, 2017
9.0

An excellent conclusion for this incredible cross-over! We didn't get any important revelation but it didn't bother me. This arc teased some great things, and the "return" of that character is really enjoyable. Also, the team-up between the two protagonists is successful. However, there was no real plot and I feel like no much really happened. I'm quite excited to see how the situation is going to more

Flash #22

By: Joshua Williamson, Neil Googe
Released: May 17, 2017

"THE BUTTON" part four! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of t...

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pocketmegar reviewed Flash #22 May 17, 2017
9.0

This event has been an amazing and satisfying interlude between the DCU: Rebirth #1 one-shot and the juicy storyline that Geoff Johns, Gary Frank and Brad Anderson are cooking us. The entire creative team involved in these four issues excelled, especially Joshua Williamson and Howard Porter, who have produced here their best work in a long time.

Flash #22

By: Joshua Williamson, Neil Googe
Released: May 17, 2017

"THE BUTTON" part four! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of t...

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