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Phil B. rated Aliens: Dead Orbit #1 Apr 27, 2017
8.5

Aliens: Dead Orbit #1

By: James Stokoe, James Stokoe
Released: Apr 26, 2017

After a horrific accident strikes a space station, an engineering officer must use all available tools-a timer, utility kit, and his wits-to survive an attack from the deadliest creature known to man.
Orc Stain creator James Stokoe pens a thrilling and claustrophobic Aliens story: Dead Orbit!

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Phil B. reviewed Moon Knight #13 Apr 27, 2017
9.5

This run of Moon Knight has been brilliant--Lemire's writing, Smallwood's art, Bellaire's colors, and Petit's letters are all top-notch work.

Moon Knight #13

By: Jeff Lemire, Greg Smallwood
Released: Apr 19, 2017

REALITY BITES!
•  Where has Marc Spector really been all this time? THE ANSWER IS HERE!
•  Where was a man like Marc forged? THE ANSWER IS HERE!
•  Where will the final battle be fought? THE ANSWER IS HERE!
Rated T+

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Phil B. rated Black Hammer #8 Apr 19, 2017
9.0

Black Hammer #8

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Apr 19, 2017

There's something unusual about the sleepy farming community of Rockwood: it's now the home of Spiral City's mysteriously vanished superheroes. But not by choice: they were banished to the town after a battle with the Anti-God, and now they're stuck within its boundaries. Lately, a new arrival in town has started asking questions, and she's discove...

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Phil B. rated Seven to Eternity #5 Apr 16, 2017
8.0

Seven to Eternity #5

By: Rick Remender, Jerome Opena
Released: Apr 12, 2017

NEW STORY ARC!
Adam Osidis and the Mosak come to a crossroads. The choices they make here will echo throughout the lands of Zhal for all eternity.

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Phil B. rated Red Line #2 Apr 12, 2017
8.5

Red Line #2

By: Neal Holman, Clayton McCormack
Released: Apr 12, 2017

It's Mars, and it's Mardi Gras, and it is blowing up. Literally. (Again.) Coyle and his team investigate a suicide bombing outside the gates of Vantage Solutions, Inc., a crime that may possibly/probably have ties to Coyle's past. Guest starring a giant wiener.

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Phil B. rated Red Line #1 Apr 12, 2017
8.0

Red Line #1

By: Neal Holman, Clayton McCormack
Released: Mar 8, 2017

MARS. The near future-ish. A bomb takes out a city block on Harrison Station. The media rush to blame the local terrestrials (re:aliens,) however Superintendent Denton Coyle has a feeling that it may not be so simple... or maybe that feeling is Coyle's hangover gut bomb. It's unclear... like a 50/50 shot, it's a mistake or explosive diarrhea. Maybe...

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Phil B. added Red Line to their pull list Apr 12, 2017

Red Line

MARS. The near future-ish. A bomb takes out a city block on Harrison Station. The media rush to blame the local terrestrials (re:aliens,) however Superintendent Denton Coyle has a feeling that it may not be so simple... or maybe that feeling is Coyle's hangover gut bomb. It's unclear... like a 50/50 shot, it's a mistake or explosive diarrhea. Maybe...

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Phil B. rated Black Hammer #7 Apr 12, 2017
9.0

Black Hammer #7

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Mar 22, 2017

Joe Weber: the Black Hammer. A hero from the Spiral Slums. A husband. A father. Gone without a trace. A visitor from the outside world arrives on the farm, looking for the Black Hammer and bringing news of Spiral City to its Golden Age heroes. Her arrival stirs up old memories and awakens new hope in the marooned heroes.

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9.0

Space Riders: Galaxy of Brutality #1

By: Fabian Rangel, Alexis Ziritt
Released: Mar 29, 2017

An ancient evil is gathering power throughout the cosmos, and it falls upon the legendary SPACE RIDERS to kick its a**! Having disbanded, the crew of CAPTAIN PELIGRO, MONO, and YARA must reunite for what may be their final ride! The cult comic that electrified comic readers in the brain RETURNS to blast your fragile human psyche into oblivion!!

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Phil B. added Space Riders: Galaxy of Brutality to their pull list Apr 10, 2017

Space Riders: Galaxy of Brutality

An ancient evil is gathering power throughout the cosmos, and it falls upon the legendary SPACE RIDERS to kick its a**! Having disbanded, the crew of CAPTAIN PELIGRO, MONO, and YARA must reunite for what may be their final ride! The cult comic that electrified comic readers in the brain RETURNS to blast your fragile human psyche into oblivion!!

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9.0

Hard Case Crime: Peepland #5

By: Christa Faust, Andrea Camerini
Released: Mar 29, 2017

With the cops closing in on Roxy's whereabouts and the New Years ball about to drop, it's looking to be a climatic December 31st in Times Square! Get ready for the thrilling conclusion to this gritting 80s crime yarn!

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8.5

Hard Case Crime: Peepland #4

By: Christa Faust, Andrea Camerini
Released: Feb 15, 2017

With bodies piling up and the cops growing ever impatient, the pressure begins to escalate for Nick and Roxy as they frantically search the city for the only evidence that can clear Lorenzo's name.

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Phil B. rated Conan: The Slayer #7 Apr 10, 2017
8.5

Conan: The Slayer #7

By: Cullen Bunn, Sergio Fernandez Davila
Released: Mar 22, 2017

Superstar writer Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, Uncanny X-Men) and artist Sergio Dávila (Red Sonja, Swords of Sorrow) kick off a brand-new story adaptation in their highly praised Conan run: "The Devil in Iron"! The barbarian visits the remote island of Xapur and discovers an ancient city in ruins. What deadly secrets does the place hold?

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Phil B. rated Paper Girls #13 Apr 8, 2017
8.5

Paper Girls #13

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Matt Wilson
Released: Apr 5, 2017

Trapped in the distant past, KJ discovers something shocking about the future.

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Phil B. rated Extremity #2 Apr 8, 2017
9.0

Extremity #2

By: Daniel Warren Johnson, Daniel Warren Johnson
Released: Apr 5, 2017

Thea has taken her first step toward vengeance against the Paznina warlords who ruined her family. But this world offers more than vengeance as she discovers a new ally in the wreckage of the Rising Plains.

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Phil B. added Extremity to their pull list Apr 8, 2017

Extremity

SERIES PREMIERE! Thea dreams. Not of a better life, but of revenge on the clan that ruined her family. With ferocious battles between man, machines, and monsters ahead...who knows where her quest for vengeance will take her? Creator DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON (Space Mullet) and colorist MIKE SPICER present a bold new vision, where the beauty and imagina...

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Phil B. rated Jessica Jones #7 Apr 6, 2017
8.0

Jessica Jones #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Michael Gaydos
Released: Apr 5, 2017

• The most dangerous book on the stands digs even deeper into the new mysteries of the Marvel Universe.
•  Has Jessica Jones uncovered a secret too hot for even her?
•  Can she put the pieces of her life back together before it is too late?
Parental Advisory

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Phil B. added Underwinter to their pull list Mar 22, 2017

Underwinter

SERIES PREMIERE! "SYMPHONY," Part One-Critically acclaimed creator RAY FAWKES launches his new monthly horror series: UNDERWINTER, twisted portraits of our dark world, beginning with the perverse, topical SYMPHONY - a beautifully painted tale of music and cruelty in the modern age.

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Phil B. added The Dregs to their pull list Mar 22, 2017

The Dregs

A gentrified city. Its homeless population restricted to six square blocks called The Dregs. When people start disappearing, a drug-addled homeless man obsessed with detective fiction becomes addicted to solving the mystery. Equal parts Raymond Chandler and Don Quixote set in a thriving metropolis that literally cannibalizes the homeless, The Dr...

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Phil B. rated Triggerman #5 Feb 8, 2017
8.0

Triggerman #5

By: Walter Hill, Jef
Released: Feb 8, 2017

With the missing cash in tow, Roy "Triggerman' Nash is hoping for a smooth handover and a well-deserved respite alongside his lady love. Unfortunately, the local crime syndicate has other ideas in mind...

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Phil B. rated Green Valley #5 Feb 8, 2017
7.0

Green Valley #5

By: Max Landis, Giuseppe Camuncoli
Released: Feb 8, 2017

"END OF THE LEGEND"-The Knights of Kelodia's quest to rid Green Valley of the evil wizard Cyril takes an astonishing turn-and nothing in their lives will ever be the same.

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Phil B. rated Jessica Jones #5 Feb 8, 2017
8.5

Jessica Jones #5

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Michael Gaydos
Released: Feb 8, 2017

• Jessica made some tough choices to save her husband and child from the clutches of the latest hateful madness that has hit the Marvel Universe. But was it enough?
•  Another all-new chapter from Jessica's original creators. The new adventures of Jessica Jones that you'll only find right here.
Parental Advisory

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Phil B. rated Kill Or Be Killed #5 Feb 8, 2017
8.5

Kill Or Be Killed #5

By: Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips
Released: Jan 18, 2017

NEW STORY ARC
BRUBAKER & PHILLIPS' runaway bestseller just keeps going! Now that we've seen the origin of our killer, it's only a matter of time before the NYPD realizes they have a vigilante on their streets.
  
The first issue of this new arc releases the same day as the first KILL OR BE KILLED trade, and is a perfect jumping on poin...

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Phil B. rated Savage #3 Feb 8, 2017
7.0

Savage #3

By: B. Clay Moore, Clayton Henry
Released: Jan 25, 2017

On a mysterious island seemingly untouched by time, order is about to give way to instinct. Stranded with no hope of rescue, the Sauvage family must sacrifice the people they once were...and embrace the animals within! But as prehistoric monsters stalk them at every turn, will their newfound bestialness be enough to ensure survival, or will they be...

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Phil B. rated Paper Girls #11 Feb 8, 2017
8.0

Paper Girls #11

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Cliff Chiang
Released: Feb 1, 2017

A BOLD NEW STORYLINE STARTS HERE! The Eisner and Harvey Award-winning "Best New Series" from BRIAN K. VAUGHAN and CLIFF CHIANG returns, as Erin, Mac, and Tiffany finally reunite with their long-lost friend KJ... only to encounter some horrifying new threats in an unexpected era.

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Phil B. rated Moon Knight #11 Feb 2, 2017
9.0

Moon Knight #11

By: Jeff Lemire, Greg Smallwood
Released: Feb 1, 2017

RUN FOR YOUR LIVES!
•  The asylum wasn't the first institution Marc Spector escaped, or the first that rejected him.
•  Is MOON KNIGHT stronger alone, or more vulnerable?
•  Trapped outside of reality, his survival depends on answers in his past!
Rated T+

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Phil B. rated Conan: The Slayer #5 Jan 26, 2017
8.5

Conan: The Slayer #5

By: Cullen Bunn, Sergio Davila
Released: Nov 30, 2016

The barbarian, the new chief, and the Kozaki raiders pursue the murderer to his hideout, Gorey Castle. When they are met by a horde of undead, Taraslan takes matters into his own hands . . . but is he in over his head? Superstar writer Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, Uncanny X-Men) and artist Sergio Dávila (Red Sonja, Swords of Sorrow) team up to brin...

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Phil B. rated Conan: The Slayer #6 Jan 26, 2017
8.5

Conan: The Slayer #6

By: Cullen Bunn, Sergio Fernandez Davila
Released: Jan 25, 2017

In pursuit of his traitorous brother, the inexperienced new chief of the Kozaks has foolishly ventured into the bowels of Gorey Castle. The callow youth's only hope now is his bodyguard, Conan-will the Cimmerian reach him in time? Superstar writer Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, Uncanny X-Men) and artist Sergio Dávila (Red Sonja, Swords of Sorrow) wra...

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Phil B. rated Saga #42 Jan 26, 2017
9.5

Saga #42

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples
Released: Jan 25, 2017

END OF STORY ARC
"THE WAR FOR PHANG," The Epic Conclusion!
Hell is war, as Hazel and her family learn the hardest way.

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Phil B. rated Black Panther #10 Jan 25, 2017
9.0

Black Panther #10

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Brian Stelfreeze
Released: Jan 25, 2017

RETURN OF THE QUEEN!
•  Shuri is reborn anew... New powers, a new codename and a new target: the Midnight Angels.
•  The newly independent Dora Milaje make their final accord with Tetu and The People...
•  T'Challa takes an audience with the voice of dissent, Changamire. But will both men fin...

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