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Holyjiebus reviewed Suicide Squad #9 Jan 17, 2017
8.5

Comic Book Review (8.5/10) "Great!" Suicide Squad #9 "The First and Last Mission of Suicide Zero" Writer: Rob Williams/Si Spurrier Penciller: Riley Rossmo Plot: The first Suicide Squad ever created by Amanda Waller was made up of Rustam, Lobo, Emerald Empress, Doctor Polaris, and Johnny Sorrow. Waller sends them on a mission to stop Jangsun's metahuman program and sends them along with a myste more

Suicide Squad #9

By: Rob Williams, Riley Rossmo
Released: Jan 11, 2017

A "JUSTICE LEAGUE VS. SUICIDE SQUAD" tie-in! Finally, discover the true history behind [REDACTED BY ORDER OF TASK FORCE X DIRECTOR AMANDA WALLER].
RATED T+

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Holyjiebus reviewed Wonder Woman #14 Jan 17, 2017
7.0

Comic Book Review (7/10) "Good" Wonder Woman #14 "Year One Finale" Writer: Greg Rucka Penciller: Nicola Scott Plot: Ares, the god of war, has attacked an American base seeking the knowledge to the location of Themyscira. However, to Ares' surprise, it seems one of the consequences of leaving Themyscira was losing the knowledge of the location of the Amazonian home. Can Wonder Woman defeat Ares more

Wonder Woman #14

By: Greg Rucka, Nicola Scott
Released: Jan 11, 2017

"YEAR ONE" conclusion! With Steve Trevor by her side, Diana faces the God of War and embraces her destiny as Wonder Woman!
RATED T

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Holyjiebus reviewed Flash #14 Jan 17, 2017
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) "Good" *A great jumping on point as this is the beginning of a new story arc.* The Flash #14 "Rogues Reloaded Part 1" Writer: Joshua Williamson Penciller: Carmine Di Giandomenico Plot: Barry is now dating Iris and Barry is training Wally to be a better super hero. Things seem to be going well, but Barry can't help but think the Rogues are planning something... This more

Flash #14

By: Joshua Williamson, Carmine Di Giandomenico
Released: Jan 11, 2017

"ROGUES RELOADED" part one! Central City is quiet...a little too quiet. Which means one thing: the Rogues are up to something, and only The Flash can stop them! But first Barry Allen needs to track down his classic cadre of villains, who've vanished in advance of their greatest plan ever. Plus, artist extraordinaire Carmine Di Giadomenico returns! ...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Deathstroke #10 Jan 17, 2017
6.5

Comic Book Review (6.5/10) "Okay" Deathstroke #10 "Four Rooms Conclusion" Writer: Christopher Priest Penciller: Cary Nord Plot: Slade Wilson is being interrogated by the warden of ADX Supermax in Florence, Colorado, Rose is on the hunt for a special sword, and Joseph is finding out genetic origins of his family. Nothing really happens in this issue, but at least Priest gives us alot of back more

Deathstroke #10

By: Christopher Priest, Cary Nord
Released: Jan 11, 2017

"FOUR DAYS" part two! Slade and Wintergreen's covert mission takes a stunning turn when they're asked to protect the life of a man who has murdered thousands. Meanwhile, Dr. Villain reveals the truth about Deathstroke's powers!
RATED T+

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Holyjiebus reviewed All-Star Batman #6 Jan 13, 2017
7.0

Comic Book Review (7/10) “Good” *Great jumping on point as this is the start of a new story arc.* All-Star Batman #6 “Ends of the Earth Part 1”/ “The Cursed Wheel Part 5” Writer: Scott Snyder Penciller: Jock/ Francesco Francavilla Plot: Batman is on the hunt for Victor Fries aka Mr. Freeze, and must stop him before Freeze releases a virus onto Gotham City. This is a very artis more

All-Star Batman #6

By: Scott Snyder, Jock
Released: Jan 11, 2017

"Cold to the Core"! Batman travels to Alaska to confront Mr. Freeze as he attempts to extract the world's oldest ice core and bring humanity to a new Ice Age! Powerhouse artist Jock joins Scott Snyder to bring you another of the Dark Knight's rogues like you've never seen him before.
RATED T

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7.0

Comic Book Review (7/10) “Good” Justice League VS. Suicide Squad #3 of 6 Writer: Joshua Williamson Penciller: Jesus Merino Plot: The Justice League are captured by one last desperate attempt on part of the Suicide Squad and now Waller is forced to team up with the Justice League in or order to save her own skin. Can the Justice League and Suicide Squad work together to take on Maxwell Lor more

Justice League vs. Suicide Squad #3

By: Joshua Williamson, Ardian Syaf
Released: Jan 4, 2017

Belle Reve Penitentiary. Headquarters of Task Force X, home to the worst super-criminal scum in the DC Universe and new residence of...the Justice League?! The Suicide Squad delight in showing Earth's greatest heroes how the other side lives, and you'd better believe the Justice League needs to be restrained to hear the terrible secret Amanda Walle...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Green Lanterns #14 Jan 10, 2017
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) “Good” Green Lanterns #14 “The Phantom Lantern Part 5” Writer: Sam Humphries Penciller: Eduardo Pansica/ Ronan Cliquet Plot: Frank Laminski has come to understand compassion and the phantom ring taps into the Indigo emotional spectrum turning Laminski into an Indigo Lantern. Baz and Cruz attempt to overtake Laminski while he is in this compassionate state… more

Green Lanterns #14

By: Sam Humphries, Eduardo Pansica
Released: Jan 4, 2017

"THE PHANTOM LANTERN" conclusion! It's Simon and Jessica's final confrontation with the Phantom Lantern as the evil Volthoom's plan for the rogue Guardian of the Universe inches closer to realization.
RATED T

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Holyjiebus reviewed Cyborg #8 Jan 10, 2017
5.5

Comic Book Review (5.5/10) “Mediocre” Cyborg #8 “The Imitation of Life Part 8: Kill Switch” Writer: John Semper Jr. Penciller: Paul Pelletier and Will Conrad Plot: A hologram version of Cyborg reaches out to Exxy, a local techno junkie, to help him restart his systems after being shut down by the imposter Silas in the previous issue. Can Exxy reach Cyborg in time before Silas finds ou more

Cyborg #8

By: John Semper Jr., Paul Pelletier
Released: Jan 4, 2017

"Kill Switch"! Cyborg has been deactivated! Now, Vic Stone must rely on help from the outside to break into S.T.A.R. Labs and switch the Justice Leaguer back on. But can Cyborg rely on a clever but luckless streetwise thief whose only claim to fame is an arrest record a mile long?
RATED T

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Holyjiebus reviewed Aquaman #14 Jan 10, 2017
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) "Good" Aquaman #14 "The Deluge Act 3" Writer: Dan Abnett Penciller: Philippe Briones Plot: The Aquamarines have infiltrated Atlantis and have been ordered by a splinter command group in the American government to assassinate Aquaman. Can Aquaman hold off all of the Aquamarines...? This is an action issue with Aquaman taking on the Aquamarines. Finally the Aquamarin more

Aquaman #14

By: Dan Abnett, Philippe Briones
Released: Jan 4, 2017

"THE DELUGE" part three! No sooner has Aquaman found a lead on the location of N.E.M.O.'s secret headquarters than the United States sends a team of aquatically trained super-soldiers to take out the sea king. Behold America's Aquamarines!  RATED T

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8.5

Comic Book Review (8.5/10) "Great!" Writer:Cary Bates/ Greg Weisman Penciller: Will Conrad Plot: Captain Atom aka Captain Nathaniel Adam is losing control of his own powers and periodically letting out deadly nuclear energy. Superman, Cyborg, and Green Lantern are here to help, but will their efforts be enough, or are they just delaying the inevitable...? This comic is a pretty quick read, as more

The Fall and Rise of Captain Atom #1

By: Cary Bates, Will Conrad
Released: Jan 4, 2017

"Blowback" part one! Captain Atom hasn't been seen or heard from in years-and even if you think you know what happened to him...you're  wrong! But you're not alone. To this day, no one on Earth-not even the other superheroes-has an inkling of the missing Captain Atom's true fate. At last, the truth is about to be revealed in a saga that transcend...

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Holyjiebus added The Fall and Rise of Captain Atom to their pull list Jan 9, 2017

The Fall and Rise of Captain Atom

"Blowback" part one! Captain Atom hasn't been seen or heard from in years-and even if you think you know what happened to him...you're  wrong! But you're not alone. To this day, no one on Earth-not even the other superheroes-has an inkling of the missing Captain Atom's true fate. At last, the truth is about to be revealed in a saga that transcend...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Superman #14 Jan 9, 2017
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) "Good" *A great jumping on point as this is the start of a new story arc.* Superman #14 "Multiplicity" Writer: Peter J. Tomasi/Patrick Gleason Penciller: Ivan Reis Plot: While Clark was driving around in Hamilton County, he comes across the Red Son Superman who is being hunted by a being called the "Prophecy" and his minions called the "Gatherers." It seems these more

Superman #14

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Ivan Reis
Released: Jan 4, 2017

"MULTIPLICITY" part one! The New Super-Man of China has been taken! The Red Son Superman of Earth-30 has been beaten! And who knows what's happened to Sunshine Superman! Someone is collecting Supermen across the Multiverse-this looks like a job for our Kal-El as he is joined by Justice Incarnate in this multi-Earth epic!
RATED T

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Holyjiebus reviewed A.D.: After Death #2 Jan 9, 2017
9.0

Spotlight Comic Book Review (9/10) "Amazing" A.D. After Death Book Two Writer: Scott Snyder Illustrator: Jeff Lemire Plot: Jonah Cooke has lived multiple life times now that disease, sickness, and death have been cured. However, he cannot remember the previous life times and only remembers his most current life. Here we learn that Jonah used to be a skilled thief who was instrumental in findin more

A.D.: After Death #2

By: Scott Snyder, Jeff Lemire
Released: Dec 28, 2016

What if we found a cure for death? The second chapter of  the haunting sci-fi epic by SCOTT SNYDER (WYTCHES, Batman, American Vampire) and JEFF LEMIRE (DESCENDER, Moon Knight, Sweet Tooth). Jonah Cooke is haunted by his long, long past, but will it be enough to push him to turn his back on eternal life? And who or what may be calling to h...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Batman #14 Jan 9, 2017
7.0

Comic Book Review (7/10) "Good" *A good place to pick up this book as this is the start of a new story arc.* Batman #14 "Rooftops Part 1 of 2" Writer: Tom King Pencils/inks/colors: Mitch Gerads Plot: It is Catwoman's last night before she goes to jail willingly, and Catwoman wants to spend her last night on the town with Batman. They take down low rate criminals together as well as even "ste more

Batman #14

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Jan 4, 2017

How do you solve a problem like Selina Kyle? Is she a hero? Is she a villain? Can Batman and Catwoman ever really work things out? The award-winning team of Tom King and Mitch Gerads of Babylon (SHERIFF OF BABYLON) bring you "Rooftops," a story in which Batman must decide once and for all what to do about Catwoman.  
RATED T

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Holyjiebus reviewed Deathstroke #9 Jan 5, 2017
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) "Good" *A great place to start as this is the beginning of a new story arc.* Deathstroke #9 "Four Rooms Part 1" Writer: Christopher Priest Penciller: Cary Nord Plot: Deathstroke aka Slade Wilson has been captured by Superman and is now in a supermax prison. Under careful watch the warden interrogates him, while Ravager aka Rose Wilson goes to Asia in search of an more

Deathstroke #9

By: Christopher Priest, Cary Nord
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"FOUR DAYS" part one! After Deathstroke's family is shattered, Slade recalls the first time he and Wintergreen worked together-on a mission that changed both of their lives forever. Special guest artist Cary Nord illustrates this game-changing two-part adventure.

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8.0

Comic Book Review (8/10) “Great” Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #11 “Bottled Light Part 4” Writer: Robert Venditti Penciller: Rafael Sandoval Plot: Larfleeze was behind the bottling of the Green Lantern Corp and the Siniestro Corp, and John Stewart, Guy Gardner, and Soranik must find a way to escape. Meanwhile, Hal Jordan and Kyle Rayner re-unite, and discover that the Green more

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #11

By: Robert Venditti, Rafael Sandoval
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"BOTTLED LIGHT" part four! The Green Lantern and Sinestro Corps form an uneasy alliance as they try to escape Larfleeze's clutches while Hal Jordan begins a new mission to help resurrect the nearly extinct Blue Lanterns.

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Holyjiebus reviewed Teen Titans #3 Jan 3, 2017
7.5

Comic Book Reviews (7.5/10) "Good" Teen Titans #3 "Damian Knows Best Part 3" Writer: Benjamin Percy Penciller: Khoi Pham Plot: Damian and the Teen Titans have escaped the Demon's Fist, a force of assassins assembled by Ra's al Ghul and once led by Damian. This issue takes us back to when Damian and his cousin Mara, the current leader of the Demon's Fist, were being trained by the Demon. Can th more

Teen Titans #3

By: Ben Percy, Khoi Pham
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"DAMIAN KNOWS BEST" part three! After Ra's al Ghul and the Demon land a devastating blow against the Teen Titans, the team is forced to regroup. Facing an enemy that knows them better than they know themselves, what chance does this young team have? And how can they trust Damian after everything he's put them through?

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Holyjiebus reviewed Detective Comics #947 Jan 3, 2017
8.5

Comic Book Reviews (8.5/10) "Great" *A hint of what is to come in the DC Universe is in this issue.* Detective Comics #947 "The Victim Syndicate Finale: The Brave One" Writer: James Tynion IV Penciller: Alvaro Martinez Plot: Batman and his team have taken down the First Victim and the Victim Syndicate only to be foiled by Spoiler. Spoiler wants Batman to give up his true identity of Bruce Way more

Detective Comics #947

By: James Tynion IV, Alvaro Martinez
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"THE VICTIM SYNDICATE" conclusion! Has the First Victim succeeded in dividing and conquering Batman's team? The final attack will come from someone they'd all put their faith in...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Wonder Woman #13 Jan 3, 2017
8.5

Comic Book Review (8.5/10) "Great" Wonder Woman #13 "Angel Down" Writer: Greg Rucka Penciller: Renato Guedes Plot: Colonel Marina Maru (or as Wonder Woman fans may know her as Captain Poison) and her platoon have set out to capture Wonder Woman in Themyscira. Meanwhile, it seems like Wonder Woman is in shock from finding out that Themyscira was different than how she left it. Now it is up to C more

Wonder Woman #13

By: Greg Rucka, Matthew Clark
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"BETWEEN THE LIES AND THE TRUTH"! Following the conclusion of "The Lies," Steve Trevor must grapple with revelations about not only Wonder Woman, but himself as well!

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Holyjiebus reviewed Action Comics #970 Jan 3, 2017
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) "Good" Action Comics #970 "Men of Steel Part 4" Writer: Dan Jurgens Penciller: Patch Zircher Plot: Lex Luthor has been captured by L'Call the godslayer due to allegations that Luthor will one day become the next ruler of Apokolips in L'Call's visions. Superman makes it to L'Call's world because he believes that Luthor should not prosecuted for a crime he never commit more

Action Comics #970

By: Dan Jurgens, Patrick Zircher
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"MEN OF STEEL" part four! Godslayer's origin reveals him to be very different than the Man of Steel imagined! Will even the threat of universal Armageddon be enough to make Superman sacrifice Lex Luthor?

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7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) "Good" Justice League Vs. Suicide Squad #2 of 6 Writer: Joshua Williamson Penciller: Tony S. Daniel Plot: The Suicide Squad take on the Justice League! Who will win? Meanwhile, Maxwell Lord recruits Lobo, Johnny Sorry, Emerald Empress, Doctor Polaris, and Rustam to help him defeat the Justice League. This is a straight up brawl issue as the fight between the Justice more

Justice League vs. Suicide Squad #2

By: Joshua Williamson, Mark Morales
Released: Dec 28, 2016

The first major event storyline of DC's Rebirth era begins with a day Amanda Waller always knew would come: the Justice League discovers the existence of the Suicide Squad! This government-sponsored black-ops team of super-villains with bombs implanted in their brains is obviously a deal-breaker for Earth's paragons of truth and justice! But you ca...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Flash #13 Dec 30, 2016
8.0

Comic Book Review (8/10) “Great” *Great jumping on point.* The Flash #13 “Date Night” Writer: Joshua Williamson Penciller: Neil Googe Plot: Barry and Iris are trying to rekindle their romance and on a date while Kid Flash protects Central City. During his patrol Kid Flash runs into Tar Pitt. Can Kid Flash stop him without Barry’s help? This was a fun issue and both the storyline more

Flash #13

By: Joshua Williamson, Neil Googe
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"DATE NIGHT"! It's holiday season in Central City and Barry Allen goes on a date with a brand new sweetheart. But things never go as planned for The Flash, who finds himself saddled with an unexpected wingman.

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Holyjiebus reviewed New Superman #6 Dec 30, 2016
9.0

Comic Book Review (9/10) "Amazing" New Super-Man #6 "Made in China Conclusion" Writer: Gene Luen Yang Penciller: Viktor Bogdanovic Plot: August General in Iron and his government heroes decide that the only way to stop a falling plane that was hijacked by Human Firecracker and his Freedom Fighters of China is destroying the plane with all of the innocent people trapped inside. Now Kenan and hi more

New Superman #6

By: Gene Luen Yang, Richard Friend
Released: Dec 14, 2016

"MADE IN CHINA" conclusion! Kong Kenan is in the fight of his life against the insane Human Firecracker and his Starro bomb! New Super-Man must confront his darkest demons as he tries to save the Bat-Man and Wonder-Woman of China! Alliances will be tested, heroes will be forged-and the shocking fate of Kenan's family is revealed!

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Holyjiebus added New Superman to their pull list Dec 30, 2016

New Superman

"MADE IN CHINA" Chapter One: An impulsive act of heroism thrusts an arrogant young man into the limelight of Shanghai as China begins to form its own Justice League of powerful heroes. Rising from the ashes of The Final Days of Superman, award-winning writer Gene Luen Yang and on-the-rise art star Victor Bogdanovic introduce readers to Kong Kenan-t...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Cyborg #7 Dec 30, 2016
9.0

Comic Book Review (9/10) "Amazing" Cyborg #7 "The Imitation of Life Part 7: Bionic Betrayal" Writer: John Semper, Jr. Penciller: Paul Pelletier Plot: Variant has revealed that she is actually a double agent and was part of an elaborate scheme to transform her into the Variant (a female Cyborg) and obtain Boom Tube technology. This Boom Tube tech would allow her and her allies to transport a more

Cyborg #7

By: John Semper Jr., Paul Pelletier
Released: Dec 21, 2016

"BIONIC BETRAYAL!" Captured and at the mercy of a terrorist cell, Cyborg must escape to prevent a powerful traitor from within S.T.A.R. Labs from using top secret alien technology to invade the Pentagon and unleash a new world war by seizing control of the nation's most powerful nuclear weapons.

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Holyjiebus reviewed All-Star Batman #5 Dec 28, 2016
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) “Good” All-Star Batman #5 “My Own Worst Enemy Finale” Writer: Scott Snyder Penciller: John Romita, Jr. Plot: Batman, Duke, and Harvey Dent have made it to the end of the line of the 498 miles where the location of the cure to cure Harvey Dent of his dual personality disease is. However, is it really a cure or an elaborate ruse set up by Two-Face…? This more

All-Star Batman #5

By: Scott Snyder, John Romita Jr.
Released: Dec 28, 2016

"MY OWN WORST ENEMY" conclusion! Batman, Duke and Two-Face square off in a fight for Harvey Dent's soul. With assassins flooding in from across the countryside, Batman learns that even his most trusted allies might choose evil over good.  

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Holyjiebus added All-Star Batman to their pull list Dec 28, 2016

All-Star Batman

"My Own Worst Enemy" part one! Superstar writer Scott Snyder explodes into an all-new Batman series alongside legendary artist John Romita Jr., reimagining some of the Dark Knight's greatest villains. First up: Two-Face! Batman must take Two-Face to a destination out of Gotham City, but the duplicitous villain has a two of spades up his sleeve. Eve...

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Holyjiebus reviewed Aquaman #13 Dec 28, 2016
8.5

Comic Book Review (8.5/10) "Great" Aquaman #13 "The Deluge Act 2" Writer: Dan Abnett Penciller: Scot Eaton Plot: The Justice League visits Aquaman aka Arthur Curry to ascertain if the Atlanteans are really attacking American targets. Arthur must produce evidence of Atlantean impersonation, prove that NEMO (impersonating as Atlantis) is really behind the attacks on the America, and stop NEMO fr more

Aquaman #13

By: Dan Abnett, Philippe Briones
Released: Dec 21, 2016

"THE DELUGE" part two! The war between the United States and Atlantis takes a turn for the worse when the U.S. activates its newest weapon to assassinate Aquaman and dismantle his undersea kingdom: the Aquamarines, super-soldiers who have been biologically enhanced to combat the abilities of any Atlantean.

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Holyjiebus reviewed Superman #13 Dec 28, 2016
7.5

Comic Book Review (7.5/10) "Good" Superman #13 "Super Monster Part 2" Writers: Peter J. Tomasi/ Patrick Gleason Penciller: Doug Mahnke Plot: Frankenstein, agent of SHADE (Super Human Advanced Defense Executive), has revealed that Lois' editor and friend Candice is actually Kroog, an alien fugitive. Luckily Candice is alive and well in her own basement as Kroog has only been drinking small amo more

Superman #13

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Doug Mahnke
Released: Dec 21, 2016

"SINISTER PURPOSE" part two ! Here comes the Bride and her four arms are loaded with weapons. And on what side of those guns is Lois Lane going to be? The mystery of one of the citizens of Hamilton will be exposed with monstrous consequences for all.

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Holyjiebus reviewed Batman #13 Dec 28, 2016
7.0

Comic Book Review (7/10) "Good" Batman #13 "I am Suicide Part 5" Writer: Tom King Penciller: Mikel Janin Plot: Batman has finally revealed his plans through his actions on how he will be kidnapping Psycho Pirate from Bane's grips. Can Batman and his temporary allies (Bronze Tiger, Punch, Jewlee, and Wesker) execute the plan or is Batman trapped? Because of the pedigree of the writer, I expe more

Batman #13

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 21, 2016

"I AM SUICIDE" conclusion! Batman and the remains of his team come face to face with Bane and the Psycho-Pirate in a final battle at Santa Prisca-and learn whether this was truly a suicide mission!

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