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ComicRelief reviewed Redlands #1 Jul 20, 2017
9.5

Definitely going to be a hit series. We had the pleasure of reading the first 2 issues and they're great. Be sure to pick this up on release. It's going to sell out and positive word of mouth will have people seeking this out.

Redlands #1

By: Jordie Bellaire, Jordie Bellaire
Released: Aug 9, 2017

A brand-new horror book from the minds of Eisner Award-winner JORDIE BELLAIRE (PRETTY DEADLY, Vision, Batman) and critically acclaimed artist VANESA R. DEL REY (ZERO, Scarlet
Witch, Constantine) brings you to the sleepy, sunny town of Redlands, Florida. The police are failing to maintain control of their old-fashioned town, and a coven of kille...

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ComicRelief reviewed Generation Gone #1 Jul 20, 2017
9.0

Very, very good debut issue. Absolutely picking up issue #2.

Generation Gone #1

By: Ales Kot, Andre Araujo
Released: Jul 19, 2017

America, 2020. Three young hackers with nothing to lose. A secretive scientist with a plan. One final job.
What happens when you're poor, angry, and get superpowers you never asked for? Skins + Unbreakable = GENERATION GONE, sort of- if you also include multiple trips to the sun, weird black goo, a breakup fight inside a nuclear factory, love,...

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ComicRelief reviewed Calexit #1 Jul 13, 2017
9.5

Wow! This is a must read! Black Mask/Pizzolo have a hit on their hands. Grab a copy... you'll thank us later.

Calexit #1

By: Matt Pizzolo, Amancay Nahuelpan
Released: Jul 12, 2017

What if a fascist, autocratic President took over the United States? And what if that President lost California, the sixth largest economy on Earth, by nearly 2-to-1...a margin of almost 3 1/2 million votes? What if the day after that President took power, the largest mass demonstration in history occurred, and the state with the largest turnout wa...

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ComicRelief reviewed Shirtless Bear Fighter #2 Jun 29, 2017
9.0

Not quite as hilarious as the first issue, but it's still a fantastic, funny, second issue featuring an outrageous 1st appearance. Do yourself a favor and pick this up when it releases. If you haven't read issue 1 yet, you're missing out on comedy gold.

Shirtless Bear Fighter #2

By: Jody LeHeup, Nil Vendrell
Released: Jul 26, 2017

Savage, wild-eyed bears are attacking cities across America, and only the Shirtless Bear-Fighter can stop them! But as Shirtless punches his way through wave after wave of not-so-friendly fozzies, one question looms large in his furious mind...just what is driving these bears so damn crazy? Enter...THE HILLBILLY WARLOCK!

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ComicRelief reviewed The Dregs #4 Jun 29, 2017
10

The best series out there that nobody is talking about. Just WOW!

The Dregs #4

By: Lonnie Nadler, Eric Zawadzki
Released: Jun 28, 2017

An archetype lost in architecture. This is how the story ends whether you like it or not.

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ComicRelief reviewed Crosswind #1 Jun 22, 2017
9.0

Good stuff! Will be back for issue 2 and highly recommend picking up issue 1.

Crosswind #1

By: Gail Simone, Cat Staggs
Released: Jun 21, 2017

Fan-favorite creators GAIL SIMONE and CAT STAGGS make their stunning Image debut with this mind-bending new ongoing series!
A slick and ruthless Chicago hitman. A smart but downtrodden Seattle housewife.
When an inexplicable event strikes these two random strangers, their bodies, souls, and lives are switched to potentially deadly effect. I...

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ComicRelief reviewed Shirtless Bear Fighter #1 Jun 14, 2017
10

Comedy GOLD! Be sure to pick this up next week. We promise you'll love it.

Shirtless Bear Fighter #1

By: Jody LeHeup, Nil Vendrell
Released: Jun 21, 2017

SERIES PREMIERE
After being betrayed by the bears that raised him, the legendary Shirtless Bear-Fighter wanders the forest he's sworn to protect, fistfighting bears, eating flapjacks, and being the angriest man the world has ever known!
When wild-eyed, super-strong bears attack the citizens of Major City, Shirtless ventures into the human ...

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ComicRelief reviewed Winnebago Graveyard #1 Jun 11, 2017
9.0

Really enjoyed issue #1 and will undoubtedly pick up issue #2.

Winnebago Graveyard #1

By: Steve Niles, Alison Sampson
Released: Jun 14, 2017

SERIES PREMIERE
An American family traveling on vacation finds themselves stranded in a small town with a sinister secret.

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ComicRelief rated Babyteeth #1 Jun 5, 2017
9.0

Babyteeth #1

By: Donny Cates, Garry Brown
Released: Jun 7, 2017

NEW SERIES! Sadie Ritter is sixteen years old, nine months pregnant, and scared out of her sweet nerdy mind. Having a baby that young is tough, but with the support of her loving family behind her, everything should be okay. OH YEAH, and also her baby is the antichrist and it's going to break open the barriers between the earthly and demonic planes...

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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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