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JVV rated U.S.Avengers #7 Jun 22, 2017
7.5

U.S.Avengers #7

By: Al Ewing, Paco Medina
Released: Jun 21, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  The U.S.Avengers have been broken - but now it's time to fight back!
•  In exile...believed dead...surrounded by HYDRA forces... Squirrel Girl and Enigma get a much-needed assist...
•  ...from Guillotine and the Champions of Europe!
Rated T+

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JVV rated Secret Empire: Underground #1 Jun 21, 2017
9.0

Secret Empire: Underground #1

By: Jeremy Whitley, Eric Koda
Released: Jun 21, 2017

• From a hidden base in the Rocky Mountains a coallition of heroes have staged a resistance against Hydra and their former friend, Steve Rogers.
•  Up until now, their successes have been few-but they may have discovered a way to end the long natinoal nightmare.
•  The only catch? They've got to brave the dangers of the Savage La...

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JVV rated Batman #25 Jun 21, 2017
10

Batman #25

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Jun 21, 2017

"The War of Jokes and Riddles" part one! Don't miss this extra-sized anniversary issue! In his own words, Bruce Wayne narrates a harrowing, never-before-told story of the Dark Knight's greatest failure...and the horrors it unleashed! In the spirit of YEAR ONE and THE LONG HALLOWEEN, prepare to see a side of Batman you've never seen before-get in on...

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JVV rated X-Men: Gold #6 Jun 21, 2017
8.5

X-Men: Gold #6

By: Marc Guggenheim, R. B. Silva
Released: Jun 21, 2017

• The perfect mutant-killing machine has MUTATED.
•  As the X-Men fight for their lives against the most fearsome SENTINEL yet, one X-Man decides to do the unthinkable!
•  Will it take the life of one X-Man to save the rest?
Rated T+

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JVV rated Nightwing #23 Jun 21, 2017
9.0

Nightwing #23

By: Tim Seeley, Marcus To
Released: Jun 21, 2017

"Blockbuster" part two! It's an all-out crime war in Bludhaven and Nightwing must confront an old enemy, Tiger Shark, if he wants any hope of peace. What he discovers, though, reveals a truth about Blockbuster more shocking than he could have imagined!
RATED T

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JVV rated Super Sons #5 Jun 21, 2017
8.0

Super Sons #5

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Jun 21, 2017

"Battle in the Batcave"! The battle with Kid Amazo leaves Jon and Damian's friendship in ruins as the boys decide their partnership isn't working out! It's a rumble between Superboy and Robin like you've never seen as the boys rage through the house Batman built!  
RATED T

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JVV rated Deadpool #32 Jun 15, 2017
10

Deadpool #32

By: Gerry Duggan, Matteo Lolli
Released: Jun 14, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  Who's the guy in Hydra green the chicks all call a sex machine?
•  DEADPOOL! You're darned right.
•  You know...I am starting to think he might be on the wrong side here.
Parental Advisory

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JVV rated Secret Empire: United #1 Jun 14, 2017
10

Secret Empire: United #1

By: Jim Zub, Ario Anindito
Released: Jun 14, 2017

• Steve Rogers has finally brought peace to the planet, securing the borders of the land that he loves against any and all threats.
•  And his peace will be maintained-by any means necessary.
•  So when skirmishes break out on the outskirts of mutant-controlled territory, Hydra's supreme leader takes ...

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JVV rated X-Men: Blue #5 Jun 14, 2017
9.0

X-Men: Blue #5

By: Cullen Bunn, Julian Lopez Velarde
Released: Jun 14, 2017

THE RETURN OF [CLASSIFIED]!
•  The X-MEN and their new teammate investigate the NEW MARAUDERS.
•  Who are they? And what do they want?
•  Guest-starring MS. SINISTER and a whole gang of nasties you won't want to miss!
Rated T+

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JVV rated Titans #12 Jun 14, 2017
9.0

Titans #12

By: Dan Abnett, Kenneth Rocafort
Released: Jun 14, 2017

"Bad Omen"! After the stunning events of "The Lazarus Contract" rocked the Titans to their core and called into question the team's leadership, Omen discovers the shocking truth about their future-that one of their very own is destined to betray them...and it could be anyone!  
RATED T

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JVV rated U.S.Avengers #6 Jun 11, 2017
9.5

U.S.Avengers #6

By: Al Ewing, Paco Medina
Released: May 17, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  Steve Rogers shoots to kill - and A.I.M. is the target!
•  As Roberto Da Costa's dreams come crashing down, can the U.S.Avengers stay in one piece?
•  Plus: Are we actually going to kill Cannonball?
Rated T+

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JVV rated X-Men: Gold #5 Jun 7, 2017
8.5

X-Men: Gold #5

By: Marc Guggenheim, R. B. Silva
Released: Jun 7, 2017

• Each new generation of Sentinel has been DEADLIER than its predecessors...
•  ...and 0101 is no exception to that rule!
•  As the X-Men race to stop the perfect mutant-killing machine from executing
its programming, they'll find themselves asking one question:
•  Are they the hunters...or the hunted?
Rated T+

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JVV rated Nightwing #22 Jun 7, 2017
8.0

Nightwing #22

By: Tim Seeley, Miguel Mendonca
Released: Jun 7, 2017

"BLOCKBUSTER" part three! Blockbuster's return to Blüdhaven has rocked the foundation of the criminal organizations and Nightwing stands in the middle of the chaos. Nightwing has to stop Blockbuster from achieving his goal, but does Blüdhaven's newest villain have a plan to remove him from the equation?
RATED T

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JVV rated Batman #24 Jun 7, 2017
9.0

Batman #24

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Jun 7, 2017

"Aftermath"! Gotham City is at peace...but a war is coming. Armed with the terrifying knowledge gained from the mysterious button, Batman prepares for the coming storm by making a proposition to one of his enemies-one that will change everything for the Dark Knight and his allies!
RATED T

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JVV rated Teen Titans #1 Jun 3, 2017
9.0

Teen Titans #1

By: Ben Percy, Jonboy Meyers
Released: Oct 26, 2016

"Damian Knows Best" part one! Now that Damian has "summoned" the Teen Titans, the tyrannical teen reveals his master plan! But a great evil from Damian's past is lurking around the corner, ready to strike at the team's newest leader and destroy the new Teen Titans before they even begin!

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JVV rated Teen Titans Annual #1 Jun 3, 2017
5.5

Teen Titans Annual #1

By: Dan Abnett, Paul Pelletier
Released: May 31, 2017

"THE LAZARUS CONTRACT" finale! The conclusion to the epic crossover is here, with consequences of which will be felt for years to come! What does the future hold for the Titans teams after this game-changing run-in with their greatest enemy? Find out here as we set the stage for the next era of Titans, Teen Titans and Deathstroke!
RATED T
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JVV rated X-Men: Blue #4 May 24, 2017
10

X-Men: Blue #4

By: Cullen Bunn, Julian Lopez
Released: May 24, 2017

• SNIKT.
•  SNIKT.
•  SNIKT.
Rated T+

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JVV rated Super Sons #4 May 23, 2017
9.5

Super Sons #4

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Jorge Jimenez
Released: May 17, 2017

"When I Grow Up" part four! As our young heroes struggle to break free of the deadly Kid Amazo's control, they discover the truth behind this young villain's power! But with an army at his command, and his sights set on total domination, the boys will need to put up the fight of their young lives to stop him! Is the key to stopping him not beating ...

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JVV rated Generation X #1 May 18, 2017
7.5

Generation X #1

By: Christina Strain, Amilcar Pinna
Released: May 17, 2017

The Xavier Institute for Mutant Education and Outreach has opened its doors and is ready to foster the next generation of heroes and diplomats! But this time around, the X-Men recognize an unfortunate truth: not all mutants are created equal. Some mutants are not made to fight Sentinels or serve as ambassadors on behalf of their kind. Some mutants ...

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JVV rated Secret Empire #2 May 18, 2017
8.0

Secret Empire #2

By: Nick Spencer, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: May 17, 2017

Enshrouded in darkness, plagued by the minions of Baron Mordo and cut off from all assistance, The Defenders and Doctor Strange struggle to save the lives of the innocent people consigned to this hell on Earth. Will Dagger prove to be the key to stopping this nightmare? Meanwhile, will the appearance of a new hero provide Iron Man with the key to C...

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JVV rated X-Men: Gold #4 May 18, 2017
8.5

X-Men: Gold #4

By: Marc Guggenheim, Ardian Syaf
Released: May 17, 2017

• Mutantkind's dearest delinquent is back!
•  GAMBIT is up to his old tricks - namely, getting in over his head...
•  But will the X-Men be able to pull their prodigal prowler out of the fire when things finally get too hot for the ragin' Cajun?
Rated T+

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JVV rated Jean Grey #1 May 16, 2017
9.0

Jean Grey #1

By: Dennis Hopeless, Victor Ibanez
Released: May 3, 2017

When a teenage JEAN GREY traveled through time and arrived in the present, she learned the terrible fate that befell her predecessor: Possessed by a cosmic entity called the Phoenix, Jean was trapped in an endless cycle of life and death. Determined to escape that future, Jean set out to write her own destiny. But now, she's visited by a premonitio...

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JVV rated U.S.Avengers #5 May 16, 2017
9.0

U.S.Avengers #5

By: Al Ewing, Paco Diaz
Released: Apr 19, 2017

• The time for goofy solicits is over. A.I.M. is getting serious - and Steve Rogers is here to make sure of it.
•  But where does this leave Roberto Da Costa?
•  Meanwhile, Sam Guthrie is a man of two worlds. Which will he choose?
Rated T+

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JVV rated Uncanny Avengers #23 May 16, 2017
9.5

Uncanny Avengers #23

By: Gerry Duggan, Pepe Larraz
Released: May 10, 2017

• After battling Ultron, the undead Hulk and Red Skull, the team desperately needs a rest, but they won't get it because WONDER MAN is back!
•  Guest starring several big brains from both the Avengers and the X-Men.
•  Plus, Synapse tries to help a badly wounded teammate by entering their mind.
Rated T+

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JVV rated Secret Empire #1 May 16, 2017
8.5

Secret Empire #1

By: Nick Spender, Steve McNiven
Released: May 3, 2017

It's been building for months, across a bevy of titles! But now, the moment has arrived for Steve Rogers to step into the light and declare his allegiance to Hydra! How can the heroes of the Marvel Universe cope with this shattering betrayal by the most trusted figure among them? And what will this mean for the world? The map of the Marvel Universe...

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JVV rated Secret Empire #0 May 16, 2017
9.0

Secret Empire #0

By: Nick Spencer, Daniel Acuna
Released: Apr 19, 2017

What if your greatest ally was secretly your greatest enemy? What if the most trustworthy, stalwart hero history has ever known has been planning in secret a massive betrayal? That time is now!
The Marvel Universe is under siege from within! Captain America, secretly a true believer in the cause of Hydra, has turned his back on the Super Hero c...

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JVV rated X-Men: Gold #3 May 16, 2017
6.5

X-Men: Gold #3

By: Marc Guggenheim, Ardian Syaf
Released: May 3, 2017

• The CLIMACTIC SHOWDOWN between the X-MEN and the new BROTHERHOOD OF EVIL MUTANTS!
•  Who will be left standing after the world's mightiest mutants throw down?
•  And when the dust settles, not everything is as it seems...
Rated T+

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JVV rated X-Men: Gold #2 May 16, 2017
7.0

X-Men: Gold #2

By: Marc Guggenheim, Ardian Syaf
Released: Apr 26, 2017

BACK TO BASICS!
•  An all-new BROTHERHOOD OF EVIL MUTANTS is rampaging through New York City!
•  And there are some surprising familiar faces in their ranks...
•  Can the X-MEN subdue their foes and former friends?
RATED T+

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JVV rated X-Men: Gold #1 May 16, 2017
8.0

X-Men: Gold #1

By: Marc Guggenheim, Ardian Syaf
Released: Apr 5, 2017

FROM THE ASHES OF INHUMANS VS X-MEN, AN ALL-NEW TEAM OF X-MEN RISES!
Xavier's dream comes full circle as KITTY PRYDE takes the reins and assembles a squad of the most iconic X-Men to fight at her side. STORM. COLOSSUS. NIGHTCRAWLER. OLD MAN LOGAN. PRESTIGE. They are X-MEN GOLD! And they're on a mission to be Earth's finest heroes, even when tha...

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JVV rated X-Men: Blue #2 May 16, 2017
10

X-Men: Blue #2

By: Cullen Bunn, Jorge Molina
Released: Apr 26, 2017

WHAT IS MAGNETO HIDING?
MAGNETO has joined the X-MEN, but due to their long history, not everyone on the team trusts him...especially not JEAN GREY. With tensions rising between teammates, can the X-MEN come together to be a cohesive force for good? Or will ulterior motives and personal quests derail the entire enterprise? At the end of the day...

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