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ComicRelief reviewed Redneck #2 May 24, 2017
9.5

If you haven't read the first 2 issues yet, get out there and pick them up. This series looks like it's going to be fantastic. Add this book to your pull list. You won't be disappointed.

Redneck #2

By: Donny Cates, Lisandro Estherren
Released: May 24, 2017

Death and destruction have come to Sulphur Springs! With the murder of one of their own, the vampiric Bowmans are ready to wage war on anyone in their path. But will Bartlett be able to get to the bottom of things before the whole town explodes?
  
DONNY CATES and LISANDRO ESTHERREN bring you the next chapter in this blood-soaked, ...

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9.0

Very, very solid start. This looks like it's going to be a really good series. Going to need an advanced copy of #2 because I don't want to wait 4.5-5 weeks.

Victor LaValle's Destroyer #1

By: Victor LaValle, Dietrich Smith
Released: May 24, 2017

When the last descendant of the Frankenstein family loses her only son to a police shooting, she turns to science for her own justice...putting her on a crash course with her family's original monster and his quest to eliminate humanity. An intense, unflinching story exploring the legacies of love, loss, and vengeance placed firmly in the tense atm...

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ComicRelief rated All-Star Batman #10 May 11, 2017
9.5

All-Star Batman #10

By: Scott Snyder, Rafael Albuquerque
Released: May 10, 2017

"The First Ally" part one! When the Dark Knight is taken down by a new enemy whose attacks he cannot counter, he uncovers a plot spanning generations...whose mastermind might be one of his closest allies! But who is the First Ally?
RATED T
Includes a code for a free digital download of this issue.

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ComicRelief rated Misfit City #1 May 9, 2017
9.0

Misfit City #1

By: Kiwi Smiith, Naomi Franquiz
Released: May 10, 2017

Nothing's happened in Wilder's hometown since they filmed that cult kids' adventure movie there in the 80s...but that's ancient history. Until one day, she and her friends come upon a centuries-old pirate map drawn by someone named Black Mary...and find out there might be some REAL adventure in their tiny town after all!

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ComicRelief reviewed Regression #1 May 8, 2017
9.5

God, I LOVE Cullen Bunn! Highly, highly recommended. Cannot wait until issue 2. Pick this book up, folks!

Regression #1

By: Cullen Bunn, Danny Luckert
Released: May 10, 2017

Adrian is plagued by ghastly waking nightmares. To understand and possibly treat these awful visions, Adrian reluctantly agrees to past life regression hypnotherapy. As his consciousness is cast back through time, Adrian witnesses a scene of horrific debauchery and diabolism. Waking, he is more unsettled than before, and with good reason-something ...

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ComicRelief reviewed The Dregs #3 May 3, 2017
10

Wow! Just wow! Without a doubt one of the most underrated books out there and we're only 3 issues in. Do yourself a favor and pick up the first 3 issues. So, so good.

The Dregs #3

By: Lonnie Nadler, Eric Zawadzki
Released: May 3, 2017

A city with a past, a girl with no present and a hero with no future.

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ComicRelief reviewed World Reader #1 Apr 18, 2017
9.5

Wow! Great first issue. Absolutely looking forward to issue 2. One of the best reads of the week.

World Reader #1

By: Jeff Loveness, Juan Doe
Released: Apr 19, 2017

NEW SERIES! Meet Sarah, an astronaut traveling from dead planet to dead planet, talking to the ghosts of the dead worlds... as she fights to discover the secret that's killing the universe.  But Death doesn't give up its secrets so easily, and as Death hunts her from planet to planet, Sarah struggles to maintain the trust of her crew and her own ...

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ComicRelief reviewed Redneck #1 Apr 18, 2017
9.5

Another home run for Donny Cates! Pick this up, folks.

Redneck #1

By: Donny Cates, Lisandro Estherren
Released: Apr 19, 2017

SERIES PREMIERE
The Bowmans are VAMPIRES who have quietly run the local barbecue joint in their small town for years, living off cow's blood. Their peaceful coexistence ends as generations of hate, fear, and bad blood bubble to the surface--making it impossible to separate man from monster!
  
Critically acclaimed writer DONNY ...

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ComicRelief reviewed Grass Kings #2 Apr 12, 2017
9.5

Phenomenal 2nd issue! This series will go down as one of 2017's greatest. Be sure to pick this book up.

Grass Kings #2

By: Matt Kindt, Tyler Jenkins
Released: Apr 12, 2017

Robert takes in the mysterious woman from the lake and opens up to her about his missing daughter... a daughter that would be about the same age as the woman in front of him.  

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ComicRelief reviewed Black Cloud #1 Apr 6, 2017
9.5

Just about perfect! Pick it up and enjoy.

Black Cloud #1

By: Jason Latour, Greg Hinkle
Released: Apr 5, 2017

SERIES PREMIERE
Zelda was born in a world of dreams, and hers burned bigger than anyone had ever seen.
Now she's on the run in our world, the dreams broken in her hands.
But the pieces are for sale, the rich and the powerful are buying, and suddenly her world isn't the only place Zelda's running from.
From the creators that broug...

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ComicRelief reviewed God Country #3 Mar 15, 2017
9.0

Such a great series!

God Country #3

By: Donny Cates, Geoff Shaw
Released: Mar 15, 2017

"DEATH IN TEXAS"-When Emmett Quinlan returned from the brink, his son thought his prayers had been answered. They had, but not by the god he'd prayed to. Now DEATH has come to West Texas to show the Quinlan family the price of resurrection...

ComicRelief rated Motor Crush #3 Mar 11, 2017
8.5

Motor Crush #3

By: Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart
Released: Feb 8, 2017

All hope of winning the World Grand Prix is lost unless Domino can convince ace mechanic Lola to rejoin Team Swift, but another Cannonball street battle puts everything in jeopardy. Featuring part three of "ISOLA: PROLOGUE" by BRENDEN FLETCHER & KARL KERSCHL!

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ComicRelief rated Motor Crush #2 Mar 11, 2017
9.0

Motor Crush #2

By: Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart
Released: Jan 11, 2017

Domino confronts her father about the "machine narcotic" Crush, and is forced to put her life on the line to save an old flame from danger.
  
Featuring Part Two of ISOLA: PROLOGUE by BRENDEN FLETCHER and KARL KERSCHL!

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ComicRelief rated Motor Crush #1 Mar 11, 2017
9.0

Motor Crush #1

By: Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart
Released: Dec 7, 2016

The team behind the critically acclaimed revamp of Batgirl returns with an exciting sci-fi action-adventure series! By day, Domino Swift competes for fame and fortune in a worldwide motorcycle racing league. By night, she cracks heads of rival gangs in brutal bike wars to gain possession of a rare, valuable contraband: an engine-boosting "machine n...

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ComicRelief reviewed Motor Crush #4 Mar 11, 2017
9.5

Such an underrated series.

Motor Crush #4

By: Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart
Released: Mar 8, 2017

Domino's injuries threaten to force her out of the big race. Meanwhile, Team Swift uncovers the secret origin of the "machine narcotic" Crush. Featuring Part Four of ISOLA: PROLOGUE by BRENDEN FLETCHER & KARL KERSCHL!

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ComicRelief rated Grass Kings #1 Mar 7, 2017
9.5

Grass Kings #1

By: Matt Kindt, Tyler Jenkins
Released: Mar 8, 2017

From The New York Times bestselling writer Matt Kindt (Mind MGMT) and Peter Panzerfaust artist Tyler Jenkins comes a rural mystery series chronicling the tragic lives of the Grass Kings, three brothers and rulers of a trailer park kingdom, a fiefdom of the hopeless and lost, of the desperate poor seeking a promised land.
Eldest brother Robert l...

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ComicRelief rated The Dregs #2 Mar 1, 2017
9.5

The Dregs #2

By: Zac Thompson, Eric Zawadzki
Released: Mar 1, 2017

Where are the homeless people going? Is this issue any closer to a real detective story? The hidden symbols will show the way.

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ComicRelief rated Extremity #1 Mar 1, 2017
9.0

Extremity #1

By: Daniel Warren Johnson, Daniel Warren Johnson
Released: Mar 1, 2017

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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ComicRelief rated Royal City #1 Mar 1, 2017
9.5

Royal City #1

By: Jeff Lemire, Jeff Lemire
Released: Mar 1, 2017

DOUBLE-SIZED DEBUT ISSUE! NEW ONGOING SERIES written and illustrated by JEFF LEMIRE (DESCENDER, A.D., Sweet Tooth). ROYAL CITY charts the lives, loves, and losses of a troubled family and a vanishing town across three decades. Patrick Pike, a fading literary star who reluctantly returns to the once-thriving factory town where he grew up, is quickly...

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9.5

The Belfry (One Shot) #1

By: Gabriel Hardman, Gabriel Hardman
Released: Feb 22, 2017

AN ALL-NEW HORROR ONE-SHOT FROM GABRIEL HARDMAN! When an airliner crashes in a remote jungle, everyone walks away unscathed only to find you can't escape the lush, brutal world of the Belfry. From Hugo Award-nominated writer/artist GABRIEL HARDMAN (INVISIBLE REPUBLIC, KINSKI, Star Wars Legacy), THE BELFRY is a self-contained one-shot that may just ...

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ComicRelief rated Old Guard #1 Feb 22, 2017
9.0

Old Guard #1

By: Greg Rucka, Leandro Fernandez
Released: Feb 22, 2017

Eisner-winning writer GREG RUCKA (LAZARUS, BLACK MAGICK, Wonder Woman) and critically acclaimed artist LEANDRO FERNANDEZ (THE DISCIPLINE, Deadpool, Punisher: MAX) team up together to introduce THE OLD GUARD, the story of old soldiers who never die...and yet cannot seem to fade away. Trapped in an immortality without explanation, Andromache of Scyth...

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ComicRelief reviewed Interceptor #1 Feb 14, 2017
9.0

Donny Cates is a name to start remembering.

Interceptor #1

By: Donny Cates, Dylan Burnett
Released: Dec 30, 2015

Interceptor tells the tale of Poli and Weep, two freedom fighters on a planet populated exclusively by blood-sucking vampires. A planet called Earth. From Donny Cates (Buzzkill, Ghost Fleet, and The Paybacks) and Dylan Burnett comes a neon-drenched, blood-soaked vision of vampires like you've never seen before! (I.E. sweet mech suits and laser swor...

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ComicRelief reviewed God Country #2 Feb 14, 2017
10

As good or even better than issue #1. This is definitely going to be one of the best series of 2017. You're gonna love this!

God Country #2

By: Donny Cates, John J. Hill
Released: Feb 15, 2017

As Emmett Quinlan attempts to rebuild his family and his home after the devastating tornado that broke them, something otherworldly screams through the sky under a banner of WAR. The GODS have come to Texas-- and they do not intend to leave it empty handed...

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CelebrityButts reviewed The Dregs #1 Jan 26, 2017
9.0

Great first issue that gives a lot of story, atmosphere, setting and some sense of 'risk' to this urban hellhole. Main character is likeable yet flawed which makes me want to read more. He seems to be his best when he simply tries to keep with his problems and stick them out. Love the presentation and art style, the quotes at the beginning seemed cheesey at first, but then again it's so true. Our more

The Dregs #1

By: Lonnie Nadler, Eric Zawadzki
Released: Jan 25, 2017

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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ComicRelief reviewed The Dregs #1 Jan 23, 2017
9.5

Almost PERFECT debut. This is a good one, folks!

The Dregs #1

By: Lonnie Nadler, Eric Zawadzki
Released: Jan 25, 2017

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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ComicRelief rated Curse Words #1 Jan 20, 2017
9.0

Curse Words #1

By: Charles Soule, Jordan Boyd
Released: Jan 18, 2017

"THE DEVIL'S DEVIL," Part One
The new ongoing series from CHARLES SOULE (Daredevil, Death of Wolverine, Star Wars) and RYAN BROWNE (GOD HATES ASTRONAUTS) is COMING FOR YOU! A wizard has appeared in New York City, and he's casting wonderful spells, getting famous, getting rich-it's great! But it's not. This wizard has everyone fooled. He is actu...

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ComicRelief rated The Few #1 Jan 20, 2017
9.5

The Few #1

By: Sean Lewis, Hayden Sherman
Released: Jan 18, 2017

Critically lauded writer and playwright SEAN LEWIS follows up the cult favorite SAINTS with his newest book THE FEW. Teaming with red-hot artist HAYDEN SHERMAN for a LIMITED MAXI-SERIES, THE FEW combines Mad Max action with a Station Eleven sensibility in this sci-fi series for mature readers. In a dystopian future, two survivalist brothers stumble...

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ComicRelief rated Monstress #1 Jan 14, 2017
9.5

Monstress #1

By: Marjorie M. Liu, Sana Takeda
Released: Nov 4, 2015

Astonishing X-men and Black Widow writer MARJORIE LIU returns to comics with artist SANA TAKEDA (X-23) for an all-new ONGOING SERIES! Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war b...

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ComicRelief rated Seven to Eternity #1 Jan 14, 2017
10

Seven to Eternity #1

By: Rick Remender, Jerome Opena
Released: Sep 21, 2016

The God of Whispers has spread an omnipresent paranoia to every corner of the kingdom of Zhal; his spies hide in every hall spreading mistrust and fear. Adam Osidis, a dying knight from a disgraced house, must choose between joining a hopeless band of magic users in their desperate bid to free their world of the evil God, or accepting his promise t...

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ComicRelief rated Hillbilly #1 Jan 14, 2017
9.5

Hillbilly #1

By: Eric Powell, Eric Powell
Released: Jun 29, 2016

An Appalachian Mountain fantasy epic that tells the story of Rondel. A lonely figure who wanders the wooded hills among witches and magical creatures as a folktale hero to those who dwell in this gritty dream world.

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