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JBL Reviews rated Ultimate Nightmare #2 Aug 20, 2017
7.0

Ultimate Nightmare #2

By: Warren Ellis, Trevor Hairsine

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JBL Reviews rated Ultimate Nightmare #1 Aug 20, 2017
4.5

Ultimate Nightmare #1

By: Warren Ellis, Trevor Hairsine

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JBL Reviews rated Fantastic Four #579 Aug 20, 2017
7.5

Fantastic Four #579

By: Jonathan Hickman, Neil Edwards
Released: May 26, 2010

Faced with the death of imagination and growing pandemic of tomorrow fear, Reed Richards takes the future of discovery into his own hands. Think the world is a bad place, everything is going to hell, and the end times are surely around the corner? Try reading the World's Greatest Comic Magazine. Rated A

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7.5

Invincible Iron Man #10

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Stefano Caselli
Released: Aug 16, 2017

• Riri comes face-to-face with the biggest threat she will ever encounter - a headstrong Tony Stark A.I. that's decided it knows what's best for the world! What is Tony Stark like without a human form? Pretty awful, it turns out.
Rated T+

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7.0

The Totally Awesome Hulk #22

By: Greg Pak, Robert Gill
Released: Aug 16, 2017

"WEAPONS OF MUTANT DESTRUCTION" PART SIX!
•  The Weapon X program's twisted head scientists have finally completed their magnum opus!
•  Now BATCH H is awake, and it's MAD AS HELL.
Rated T

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JBL Reviews rated The Mighty Thor #22 Aug 19, 2017
8.0

The Mighty Thor #22

By: Jason Aaron, Russell Dauterman
Released: Aug 16, 2017

EVERYTHING BURNS!
•  Thor and the Ultimate Thor go face-to-flame with the Queen of Cinders!
•  But even the fire of Muspelheim pales beside the fury of the Ultimate Thor... And with his thunder comes his vengeance.
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Dark Nights: Metal #1 Aug 19, 2017
7.5

Dark Nights: Metal #1

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Aug 16, 2017

The superstar BATMAN team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo reunite for a massive, universe-spanning event!
DARK DAYS: THE FORGE and THE CASTING hinted at dark corners of reality that have never been seen till now! Now, as DARK NIGHTS: METAL begins, the Dark Multiverse is revealed in all its devastating danger-and the threats it co...

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JBL Reviews rated Astonishing X-Men #2 Aug 19, 2017
8.0

Astonishing X-Men #2

By: Charles Soule, Mike Deodato
Released: Aug 16, 2017

ENTER: THE ASTRAL PLANE!
In the next chapter of this action-packed X-Men epic, PSYLOCKE, ROGUE, OLD MAN LOGAN and the rest of their impromptu team travel to the astral plane in pursuit of the dastardly SHADOW KING. But on the astral plane, not everything is as it seems, and reality is only as reliable as what you think it is... Will the X-Men b...

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JBL Reviews rated Injustice 2 #19 Aug 19, 2017
7.5

Injustice 2 #19

By: Tom Taylor, Daniel Sampere
Released: Aug 16, 2017

Trapped in Ra’s al Ghul’s underground lair, the rescue team looks for another way out. Harley joins with the kids and their would-be rescuers and Batman gets tangled up by an old enemy.

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JBL Reviews rated Aquaman #27 Aug 19, 2017
8.0

Aquaman #27

By: Dan Abnett, Stjepan Sejic
Released: Aug 16, 2017

"UNDERWORLD" part three! Aquaman lives! Threatened by the return of Atlantis' natural-born ruler, King Rath accelerates his plan to scrub the sunken city of all its ancient magical treasures-but why is he stockpiling magic? Whatever the reason, Rath will need all the firepower he can get when Mera breaks through the barrier surrounding the city!

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JBL Reviews rated Batman #15 Aug 19, 2017
8.0

Batman #15

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Jan 18, 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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JBL Reviews rated Batman #14 Aug 19, 2017
7.5

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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JBL Reviews rated Batman #13 Aug 19, 2017
8.5

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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JBL Reviews rated Batman #12 Aug 19, 2017
7.0

Batman #12

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 7, 2016

"I AM SUICIDE" part four! As Bane decimates Batman's team, the Dark Knight must decide how far he's willing to go-and who he's willing to sacrifice-for those he left in Gotham City.  

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JBL Reviews rated Batman #11 Aug 19, 2017
9.5

Batman #11

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Nov 16, 2016

“I am Suicide” part three! Plunging into the belly of the beast, Batman and his team of misfits infiltrate Santa Prisca. Betrayal and savagery unfold as Batman races to steal Bane’s prized possession…and not everyone will make it out alive.

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JBL Reviews rated Batman #10 Aug 19, 2017
7.5

Batman #10

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Nov 2, 2016

“I am Suicide” part two! Batman now has his team, but are they ready for the most dangerous mission of their lives? As the Dark Knight prepares his squad to infiltrate Santa Prisca, he may find that it’s up to him alone to face Bane. 

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JBL Reviews rated Batman #9 Aug 19, 2017
8.5

Batman #9

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Oct 19, 2016

"I Am Suicide" part one! Batman has always been crazy...but this? This is suicide! In order to retrieve Psycho-Pirate and save Gotham Girl, Batman must recruit a team from Amanda Waller to break into the most impenetrable prison in the world and steal from one of the Dark Knight's greatest foes...Bane. The next great Batman story begins here!

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JBL Reviews rated X-Men: Blue #9 Aug 17, 2017
8.0

X-Men: Blue #9

By: Cullen Bunn, Cory Smith
Released: Aug 16, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  JEAN and JIMMY continue their assault on EMMA's stronghold, trying to free their teammates...
•  ...Meanwhile, CYCLOPS must fight to free himself from a particularly hellish mindscape.
•  Can the X-MEN win against HYDRA when all hope is lost?
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Defenders #4 Aug 17, 2017
7.5

Defenders #4

By: Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez
Released: Aug 9, 2017

• The streets of the Marvel Universe have exploded into chaos, and the only thing standing in between the innocent people of New York and that chaos are the Defenders.
•  But can a group of socially maladjusted heroes actually trust each other enough to continue as a team?
•  Can the Defenders partner up with a stranger in a de...

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #151 Aug 13, 2017
8.5

New X-Men #151

By: Grant Morrison, Marc Silvestri
Released: Jan 7, 2004

HERE COMES TOMORROW PART 1 Society has crumbled, the human race is all but decimated, and mutants have evolved. But throughout the years, the dream of one man long dead still remains true -- that of Professor Charles Xavier, that of the X-Men!

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #150 Aug 13, 2017
7.5

New X-Men #150

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jimenez
Released: Dec 17, 2003

PLANET X FINALE Professor X and his X-Men make their final stand against Magneto, who was hiding under their noses disguised as team member Xorn for months. A beloved member of the X-Men will fall in this issue!

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #149 Aug 13, 2017
8.5

New X-Men #149

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jiminez
Released: Nov 19, 2003

PLANET X PART 4 Magneto rules supreme! The humans are all but exterminated in Manhattan! Can anyone stop the powered-up Master of Magnetism? Cyclops and his X-Men aim to try!

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #148 Aug 13, 2017
7.5

New X-Men #148

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jimenez
Released: Oct 15, 2003

PLANET X PART 3 Manhattan is now New Genosha! While, Magneto prepares an agenda for a world without the X-Men, Jean and Logan hurtle toward the sun!

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #147 Aug 13, 2017
7.5

New X-Men #147

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jimenez
Released: Oct 1, 2003

PLANET X PART 2 Witness the aftermath of Wolverine and Cyclops' adventure to Weapon Plus!

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #146 Aug 13, 2017
9.0

New X-Men #146

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jimenez

PLANET X PART 1 The young mutant known as Dust runs rampant at the Xavier Institute as Xorn and his remedial class assist Professor X in his efforts to quell her.

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #145 Aug 13, 2017
7.5

New X-Men #145

By: Grant Morrison, Chris Bachalo

ASSAULT ON WEAPON + PART 4 Now in the Weapon + nerve center, in Earth orbit, the mutant trio attempt to take the whole operation down. Can they destroy Weapon XV? Plus, Wolverine finds his own Weapon + project files! What will he learn?

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #142 Aug 13, 2017
7.5

New X-Men #142

By: Grant Morrison, Chris Bachalo

ASSAULT ON WEAPON + PART 1 Cyclops has a few too many in the new Hellfire Club. Who's his ride home? None other than Fantomex, the mysterious French mutant mercenary and Wolverine!

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #141 Aug 13, 2017
8.5

New X-Men #141

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jimenez

MURDER AT THE MANSION PART 3 Sage's computer brain has been shut down! Beak takes responsibility for the murder of Emma Frost! But not everything is as it seems! Who is the real assassin?

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #140 Aug 13, 2017
8.5

New X-Men #140

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jimenez

MURDER AT THE MANSION PART 2 Sage and Bishop are called in to investigate Emma Frost's murder. Who are the suspects? Where's the murder weapon? And what does this all have to do with Hypercortisone D--the mutant stimulant known as Kick?

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JBL Reviews rated New X-Men #139 Aug 13, 2017
8.0

New X-Men #139

By: Grant Morrison, Phil Jimenez

MURDER AT THE MANSION PART 1 A psychic confrontation leads to Emma Frost shattered and broken in her diamond form! Has Jean Grey murdered her husband's would-be mistress?

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