Christopher Franey's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: AIPT Reviews: 289
9.0Avg. Review Rating

10
80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular: Green Lantern #1

Jun 23, 2020

This is a fantastic journey across 80 years of Green Lantern. Fans will be treated to amazing moments with their favorite Lantern, and there is plenty to learn from all the Earth-based GLs in these stories. Make sure your Lantern is charged up as you read across these 100 pages packed with creators galore.

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10
Absolute Power (2024): Ground Zero #1

Jun 25, 2024

Ground Zero lives up to its name and is a perfect setup to answer questions and establish characters for this event. All the creatives have crafted thrilling issues that show how these newer DC characters are in for some intense drama when going up against Waller. Plus, the trinity of evil coming together is an excellent setup for why they'll have the heroes of the DC Universe running scared.

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8
Amazing Spider-Man (2018) #23

Jun 12, 2019

Strong epilogue with some strangeness from Kraven at the end, but I'm glad to see the story stick the landing, possible threats with the Savage Six and Chameleon, and Pete and MJ for a moment.

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8
Amazing Spider-Man (2022) Annual #1

Aug 2, 2023

Amazing Spider-Man Annual 2023 hits all the right notes as the leading players intersect. Hallows' Eve is getting the perfect voice to tell Spider-Man she is tired of him dragging her down and preventing her happiness. The Fall of X hits Spidey's world harshly, and MJ is dealing with her run of bad events. Spider-Man's world just can't escape that Parker Luck.

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9
Ant-Man (2020) #1

Feb 4, 2020

A fun adventure that shows the struggling adventures of Scott Lang. If you're a fan of Ant-Man from the movies then this is the book for you, and if you're looking for a down-on-his-luck hero, give it a shot.

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8
Avengers (2018) #21

Jul 10, 2019

Fun issue with some much deserved down time for the Avengers. Deep looks into the thoughts of the team members, lots of bonding, and some foreshadowing before we get into the next arc, "Challenge of the Ghost Riders."

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8.5
Avengers (2018) #22

Jul 31, 2019

A slow burn for the anticipation of the main race, but a good and necessary start to the arc.

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Avengers (2018) #23

Aug 28, 2019

Part two of the Riders arc does a good job to continue driving the story by introducing a fierce challenge for the Avengers. We are starting to see the Ghost Riders interact with each other and a dive into their history.

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8.5
Avengers (2018) #24

Sep 25, 2019

I can't wait for next issue's conclusion and to see how this all shakes out and leads to the new Ghost Rider series. This issue really did a great job of moving the story along and also peeling back the curtain to get us wondering who the villain will be.

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Avengers (2018) #25

Oct 23, 2019

The ending mostly sticks the landing, but some characters felt off and sometimes unnecessary to the overall story. Great moments and growth for Robbie Reyes as a Ghost Rider and an Avenger.

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9.5
Batman (2016) #95

Jul 21, 2020

A great issue and exciting start to "Joker War". This sets the stakes and drama high and puts Batman in a situation that will be tough to get out of. Plus, it has us readers questioning how much The Joker really knows. Fantastic art makes this issue even more dynamic.

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10
Batman (2016) #96

Aug 4, 2020

This issue keeps the hype train running at full speed. I feel like I'm reading a part of the story much later in the arc.

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9
Batman (2016) #97

Aug 18, 2020

This is a great issue overall, but it did feel like a lull compared to the others. This must be that part of the story where you catch your breath and set up for the big bang. I am stunned by that cliffhanger last page and can't wait for the next issue.

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8
Batman (2016) #98

Sep 1, 2020

Batman #98 features some great moments, but lacks that adrenaline punch that the first two parts had. Hopefully, this mid-arc lull will lead to an epic conclusion to "Joker War". Alfred saves the day at a bittersweet cost to us, and Harley vs. Punchline was surprisingly enjoyable.

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9
Batman (2016) #99

Sep 15, 2020

This is a slow burn of an issue as we get a speech from the Joker as the Bat family regroups so they can divide and conquer. The best stuff comes at the end, which really makes the wait for the conclusion next issue that much more difficult.

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Batman (2016) #100

Oct 6, 2020

This was a great story arc as a whole that really pressed Batman and his family against the wall with some impossible odds, but in the end it healed the family. The conclusion was reasonable, but I am excited for future issues and what will happen next for Gotham, Joker, Punchline, and Clownhunter.

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8.5
Batman (2016): Pennyworth R.I.P. #1

Feb 12, 2020

A great issue that helps to celebrate the legacy of Alfred Pennyworth, but there are some moments that just take the spotlight away from Alfred and into the dramatic. I enjoyed getting to see the Robins and Batgirl reflect, but it would've been nice to see how this hit Bruce.

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10
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #1

Mar 15, 2022

The original summer blockbuster of comics is back with a fantastic lineup, an all-time great creative team and iconic heroes. On top of that, we get some bonus appearances from other heroes in the DCU. Here is a comic that lives up to its name!

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Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #2

Apr 19, 2022

Batman/Superman: World's Finest #2 is an excellent follow-up issue that builds the story with moments that play on the reader's emotions. More heroes of the DCU make their way into this book which is fantastic as it is titled World's Finest, but we get plenty of extra heroes. The time travel part was a little unbelievable, but I won't get too hung up on it for the stake of the story. The issue serves as a good setup that drives you to continue this adventure. I am enjoying the spark of hope that Mark, Dan, and Tamra are bringing to the DCU.

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8.5
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #3

May 17, 2022

A significant issue that keeps the momentum going on this fresh, exciting take on the World's Finest and other characters in the DCU while introducing new ones. Mark Waid and Dan Mora continue the summer blockbuster by adding more drama, action, and catastrophe for Superman and Batman to face, proving why they are indeed the World's Finest!

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Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #4

Jun 21, 2022

High-energy antics continue to live up to the name of World's Finest! Mark Waid and Dan Mora are giving us a summer blockbuster with so many guest appearances, a grave evil, and awesome eye candy. World's Finest is a comic series that needs to be on your pull list.

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Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #5

Jul 19, 2022

The World's Finest vs. the Devil Nezha concludes, but this series does a fantastic job of getting you to want to stick around for the next arc and wanting to see what future fallout will be. Waid, Mora, and the rest of the creative crew have made an optimistic version of the DCU that is so encouraging!

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8.5
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #6

Aug 16, 2022

Batman/Superman: World's Finest #6 is a great showcase of the Boy Wonder that reminds us of how fantastic he is at the trapeze and as a detective. This character-focused issue by Mark Waid and Travis Moore is an excellent complement to the main Nightwing series.

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8.5
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #7

Sep 20, 2022

The blockbuster team is back, crafting quite a tale with a superpowered teen crashing into the lives of the World's Finest. Mark Waid conveys to us that each hero has such humanity, and that is what makes them heroic. Dan Mora captures the iconic feel that each hero brings to the story, and together they remind us that DC Comics can be fun and exciting.

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Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #8

Oct 18, 2022

Mark Waid, Dan Mora, and Tamra Bonvillain come together to craft an excellent version of the DC Universe that should please any fan. Mark Waid tests Boy Thunder's grit, Dan Mora continues to add to his draw list of DC characters, and Tamra Bonvillain illuminates the world perfect with her palette.

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8.5
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #9

Nov 15, 2022

The saga of Boy Thunder continues as we look deeply into his origin and more interactions with heroes that will either build him up or shut him down. The issue adds to the emotional roller coaster you'll be on right before the significant drop, which is the Joker.

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10
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #10

Dec 20, 2022

What an issue! Mark Waid and Dan Mora are setting up some heavy developments here, as it seems the Joker is shaping Boy Thunder's future. Get ready for a jaw-dropping last page, as you will see just what can happen in the DCU. Just imagine!

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10
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #11

Jan 17, 2023

This arc ends with such a bang, hyping us up for what's coming next for DC Comics. Mark Waid, Dan Mora, and Tamra Bonvillain are delivering another blockbuster after the Magog reveal. Don't miss this issue, as it propels DC into a fantastic 2023!

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8.5
Batman / Superman: World's Finest (2022) #12

Feb 21, 2023

Batman/Superman: World's Finest #12 is a hilarious interlude that reminds us dating is hard for everyone, including heroes! Mark Waid and Tamra Bonvillain team with Emanuela Lupacchino to craft a mismatch made in hell as we finally discover the reason behind the cold shoulders of Robin and Supergirl.

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10
Batman: Three Jokers (2020) #1

Aug 25, 2020

The hype behind Three Jokers is real. I know a lot of us have been waiting a long time for this miniseries to be released, but the wait was worth it. Excellent artwork presents a mystery that will leave you with lots of questions in the perfect opener for a story that may change what we know about the Joker.

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Batman: Three Jokers (2020) #2

Sep 29, 2020

Batman: Three Jokers #2 keeps the mystery alive and brings in the drama after that explosive issue #1. Granted, we are down to two Jokers, but the hits don't stop. If you thought "A Death in the Family" was rough on Jason, just wait until you read this issue.

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8.5
Batman: Three Jokers (2020) #3

Oct 27, 2020

Three Jokers was a great story overall, but like with any joke, it always comes down to timing. Sadly, the release of Three Jokers after Joker War just doesn't provide that wild revelation that I haven't seen recently between Bruce and Joker.

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10
Blue Beetle (2023) #7

Mar 5, 2024

The current Blue Beetle creative team found a perfect way to honor Giffen by taking Jaime on a whirlwind tour of the DC Universe, past to future. Giving chances for other creators to come in and celebrate the late writer by visiting some touchstones one more time, but instead of giving into grief, this was a fun issue that reminds you of the joy of comics and character's impact. It's a perfect comic for fans to return to and a wonderful treat for the next generation to discover DC's history and Giffen's fingerprint on it.

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9.5
Count (Humanoids) #1

Mar 16, 2021

If you want an escape from traditional superhero comics, check out this futuristic classic full of adventure and intrigue. Count is a whopping graphic novel that will remind you of the class tale of revenge, while showing you new twists and higher stakes.

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8.5
Daredevil (2019) #7

Jun 19, 2019

This issue continues the story and lets the reader know what could be coming into play later in the arc. It features a great moment with Matt Murdock facing Daredevil's faults and what they do to other people.

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Daredevil (2019) #8

Jul 17, 2019

A tense moment for the Man without Fear at the dinner table of one of Hell's Kitchen's notorious mafia families. Wilson Fisk makes a play for the bigger crime. The story progresses the overall arc.

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Daredevil (2019) #10

Aug 21, 2019

This conclusion stuck the landing and has made the entire run of 10 issues worth it. Daredevil may be the title, but the actions and adventures of Matt Murdock is what brings the fans back for more. High stakes and moral questions keep you guess what will happen next.

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Daredevil (2019) #11

Sep 11, 2019

Daredevil the series is in great hands with Chip, but Matt Murdock the character has never been tested more.

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Daredevil (2019) #12

Oct 2, 2019

Amazing issue! Chip and Marco really tighten the screws to Murdock and Fisk as they try to be different than what their nature shows. This issue tests the mettle of these two men; definitely a read this new comic book day!

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Daredevil (2019) #13

Nov 6, 2019

Another fantastic issue of Daredevil...without Daredevil in it. The struggles and characterizations that Chip Zdarsky creates are just horrible, but so fun to read. Marco Checchetto's art is just an amazing feast for the eyes...get this book on your pull list ASAP!

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Daredevil (2019) #14

Dec 4, 2019

Tensions continue to build as more of the major players cross paths and form alliances. If you're wanting some gritty, noir drama, this is it. Another dynamic issue of Daredevil.

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9.5
Daredevil (2019) #15

Dec 18, 2019

All in all a fantastic issue. I love the polar opposites of growth that are shown in Matt and Fisk. Matt makes an ascension on his personal grown while Fisk just hits rock bottom...hard. The drama continues to unfold as we make our way through Hell.

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Daredevil (2019) #16

Jan 1, 2020

Great way to start off the new decade with beautiful art and amazing drama in the world of Daredevil. I just love the moment of Matt facing what he can do with his powers but also what it means due to his faith.

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10
Daredevil (2019) #17

Feb 5, 2020

This issue/series has just been fantastic. We are in an era of Daredevil that is in league with the greatest of the character's history.

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10
Daredevil (2019) #18

Feb 19, 2020

Amazing issue! The suspense is intense and the characters are really starting to interact with each other. A major win and a major loss this issue that will set things up for the next couple of issues.

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10
Daredevil (2019) #19

Mar 4, 2020

This is a fantastic issue, a story of the people rising up as heroes and standing against evil. Matt Murdock begins his journey back to Daredevil and the pieces that have been introduced since issue #1 are coming together. This has been a crazy ride and this issue will make the wait for April's issue that much harder. If you have ever wanted to get a friend into Daredevil, this would be the issue to show them.

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Daredevil (2019) #20

Jun 10, 2020

Daredevil is back and this issue hits hard. What a return to the Man Without Fear, in an issue where you see people stand together full of action. Matt's journey of the soul is on a great path to redemption.

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Daredevil (2019) #21

Jul 22, 2020

Seriously, this issue, like much of the series, gets top marks in regards to story, art, and character. This is the perfect jumping on point because what is going to come next may blow your mind. Other comics have the "aftermath" issue and this was one of them, but the drama doesn't stop. Great forward movement of plot points and strong growth for Matt Murdock.

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Daredevil (2019) #22

Sep 23, 2020

Another fantastic issue. There isn't much in terms of superhero battles, but the interactions are reminding you of all the spinning plates with Matt, Fisk, and even Typhoid Mary.

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Daredevil (2019) #23

Oct 21, 2020

The drama continues in Daredevil #23, but now the major storyline intersects with events from the Annual and this is going to make for one hell of a ride! The character conversations are amazing and Matt Murdock really gets called out, but that's what true friends do. Beautiful art from this team and a bonus with Spidey making an appearance too!

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Daredevil (2019) #24

Nov 25, 2020

This is a great issue that has Daredevil getting his affairs in order before the big trial. I love the characters' tones and relationships in this issue, as they are played perfectly -- Zdarsky has a firm grasp on the DD-verse.

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Daredevil (2019) #25

Dec 2, 2020

Daredevil #25 is a fantastic character-driven issue that doesn't focus on the main character. Beautiful art and compelling story come together to give us a new character and direction that will impact the current story"now the question is, is that character genuine?

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9.5
Daredevil (2019) #26

Jan 27, 2021

This is a great tie-in issue to King in Black. Yes, it does change lanes with what we have been reading and wanting, but Zdarsky makes this a side trip you'll want to go on. Get ready for some wild showdowns, plot advancement, and a broken man meeting a dark god. Hell's Kitchen is really cooking!

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Daredevil (2019) #27

Feb 10, 2021

I've said it before: this is a historic run of Daredevil, so do yourself a favor and stay on this book!

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9.5
Daredevil (2019) #28

Mar 10, 2021

This is a spectacular character issue with an interesting development at the end. Zardasky has a lot of plates spinning but he is the master at keeping them all in the air.

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Daredevil (2019) #29

Apr 14, 2021

Daredevil #29 is a great issue that drives existing characters forward while fleshing out new ones. Plus, a villain is returning, so that is going to spell disaster when they are up and running. Matt has to hold his own and find out who wants him dead"if he isn't already! Wild mix of drama, mystery, and action as only this DD team can do it!

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Daredevil (2019) #30

May 22, 2021

While Daredevil #30 is dialogue-heavy, it builds the "Doing Time" arc as the characters are set for intersections that will make for great action later. Artists Marco Checchetto and Mike Hawthorne shine with their art and the characters they showcase. However, that last page is going to make things messy later in this arc!

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Daredevil (2019) #31

Jun 28, 2021

Fantastic issue! Chip is letting all the pots on the stove boil and it is going to be an entertaining disaster in the kitchen. Lots of setup here, but Chip has proven before that he can deliver.

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8.5
Daredevil (2019) #32

Jul 28, 2021

Daredevil #32 is a great issue that advances the main players' adventures while amping the drama and action up. That last page twist will both excite and scare you with it's potential. If these last two parts have been an indicator, then this arc is going to explode!

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9.5
Daredevil (2019) #33

Aug 11, 2021

Daredevil #33 is another great issue. The reveal to Bullseye, finding this new skeleton in Fisk's closet, and seeing the path Elektra is on to keep me entertained for the month. I look forward to seeing the wrap-up to these new developments, and this issue helps to carry the arc forward.

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8.5
Daredevil (2019) #34

Sep 8, 2021

Daredevil #34 is a great issue that serves as a breather before putting the main players on course for all the wild affairs that will be coming our way with the end of the volume and Devil's Reign. Red skies are coming to Hell's Kitchen!

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9.5
Daredevil (2019) #35

Oct 27, 2021

The penultimate issue of Chip Zdarsky's excellent Daredevil is a great issue that took me back to the issues right before Marvel's Civil War event. The groundwork is laid, and I can see how this builds to Mayor Fisk's big move for the upcoming Devil's Reign event. I loved how Elektra was spotlighted as a hero, which shows her growth. And as always, the art department on this book delivers astonishing sights!!

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Daredevil (2019) #36

Dec 1, 2021

Daredevil's finale issue is a perfect ending for this current volume of Daredevil. There was intense drama, romance, rejection, and character growth. Zdarsky and the team have taken these characters and lifted them to whole new levels. The issue has me impatiently waiting for the Devil's Reign event to continue this roller coaster of emotions and entertainment!

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Daredevil (2019) Annual #1

Aug 26, 2020

Overall, this is a fantastic annual that really delivered on story and feels like a great opener for what could've been another season of Daredevil. The situations from the first 20 issues are here, but this will really add an incredible new spin that has me waiting for more. History be damned, as it all starts here!

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Daredevil (2022) #1

Jul 11, 2022

Daredevil #1 hits heavy as you're seeing Matt Murdock go through some familiar pain. Chip and Marco are continuing their trailblazing run on Daredevil, but steel yourself as I think this will live up to the phrase, "the road to hell is paved with good intentions." Buckle up and keep your head on a swivel, as it will be a hell of a ride.

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Daredevil (2022) #2

Aug 17, 2022

Anniversary sized issue that has Daredevil face his thoughts on belief and free will. You'll see new layers to Matt's life and gain a unique insight into why they happened. This new villain is quite the adversary who hits Matt right in the religion. All this is wrapped up in beautiful art by current and past creators.

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Daredevil (2022) #3

Sep 14, 2022

This issue is full of great character interactions that set up for a potential crossover with the Hand. Luke Cage was one of the stars of this issue and proves that when you pick up the Daredevil series, you get more than just the Man Without Fear. Matt is looking to set up an army, and he has quite the cast to help him do that.

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10
Daredevil (2022) #4

Oct 12, 2022

Don't miss out on this issue that sets the stage for the new era of Daredevil. I am so surprised by the events here, and that they didn't use this in the milestone #1 or #650 issues. Zdarsky has taken us through hell what's next? It starts here!

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Daredevil (2022) #5

Nov 23, 2022

Chip Zdarsky and Marco Checchetto explore Daredevil's inner thoughts and struggles as he creates a Fist to save the world. Faith and plans are helping Daredevil, but is it enough? What else awaits on this path to Heaven through Hell?

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8.5
Daredevil (2022) #6

Dec 7, 2022

This issue helps to progress the upcoming war between the Fist and the Hand. A wild reveal will have you wondering how much power the Hand holds, Daredevil is dealing with a heavy crown as a leader, and Elektra will be on the run. Are they strong enough for war? Zdarsky and de LaTorre bring intense drama with the Red Fist Saga.

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Daredevil (2022) #7

Jan 11, 2023

Daredevil #7 is another great issue that advances the showdown between the Fist and the Hand. The reformed villains get a moment to think beyond themselves, making this a significant character issue. What is ideal is at the end of it all, you know there is a deadly threat waiting for these characters. The fire is starting up, so get ready for war.

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9.5
Daredevil (2022) #8

Feb 8, 2023

Zdarsky and Checchetto bring the battle to epic proportions as the Punisher goes up against the Daredevils. Two characters, firmly entrenched in their beliefs, come to blows for an action-packed issue that highlights the characters inside while building up the suspense for the overall war.

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Daredevil (2022) #9

Mar 30, 2023

Artist Manuel Garcia joins Chip Zdarsky as they slam the Fist into the wall. How will Matt Murdock handle his faith being tested? Lots of action, drama, and character in this turning point issue for the battle against the Hand. Another battle (or two) looms for Matt and the Fist.

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9.5
Daredevil (2022) #10

Apr 26, 2023

Faith versus Fear! Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto, & Matthew Wilson take Matt Murdock to quite the test as they put him against Spider-Man. Faith will challenge Responsibility, and this will make Matt have to forge his destiny by going against everyone to survive. An entertaining turning point in Daredevil's history!

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Daredevil (2022) #11

May 10, 2023

Daredevil is back in Hell's Kitchen, and change is cooking up for Matt and what is left of his supporting cast. Zdarsky, de Latorre, and Wilson will revisit the guilt that has made Matt a Man Without Fear, but what comes next with nothing to lose? This kitchen is seasoned with a vengeance!

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Daredevil (2022) #12

Jun 7, 2023

"Dancing with Fire" is a great summary of Matt and Elektra's relationship. Zdarsky, Chechetto, and Wilson take their connection further as this creative team approaches the end. Do not miss this issue, as it sets up a huge showdown that'll have Daredevil fans talking.

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8.5
Daredevil (2022) #13

Jul 5, 2023

Before Zdarsky, Checchetto, and Wilson leave Daredevil, they will take us on a fist-fighting, eye-catching journey through Hell. We get answers about the Book of the Fist, and Matt Murdock finds a force worth fighting for. Get ready to see the tide turn, as a sacrifice must be made before it ends.

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Daredevil (2022) #14

Aug 16, 2023

A beautiful ending to a historical run on Daredevil that stands on its own but also intrigues you enough to see what the next team will have to face. Zdarsky, Checchetto, and Wilson deliver an excellent epilogue that will give you hope for the supporting cast of Daredevil.

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9.5
Daredevil (2023) #4

Dec 6, 2023

Saladin Ahmed, German Peralta, and Jesus Aburtov create an issue that will take the "man without fear" and put him on the run as he deals with choices, devils, and Bullseye. The issue will fill you with suspense and tease as you wait for the big confrontation. Awesome insights into Murdock's mind as he deals with being a holy man who dresses as the devil but fights for the truth.

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Daredevil (2023) #6

Feb 21, 2024

Saladin Ahmed and Aaron Kuder showcase their abilities excellently in this issue with how they showcase Daredevil's world. Ahmed plays with DD's faith and provides him with pathways that allow him to accept the good that comes with choices while also keeping the responsibility challenged by having DD clean up some consequences of his choices. Kuder cuts loose as he puts DD on a wicked journey that allows us to see two contrasting sides of DD. Introductory Rites continues with quite the second wind for story and character.

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Daredevil (2023) #7

Mar 27, 2024

Daredevil and Wolverine paint the town red as the Sins continue to plague Matt Murdock. Ahmed will make you question who is in charge of Wolverine and get you to examine Murdock's issue with that particular vice. Kuder and Aburtov give you a fight that delivers on the brutality and won't let your eyes escape that punishment. "Introductory Rites" is a hell of a welcome back for the Man Without Fear.

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Daredevil (2023) #8

Apr 24, 2024

What a way to turn 60 years old and not look stale; the current creative team shares the anniversary with classic and new creators. Introductory Rites adds layers to Murdock's struggles, making the wait harder as interest builds. The added characters are more good stuff in this wild buffet. The extra adventures take us to eras of Daredevil that should bring a smile to any era fan's face. Here's to more than 60 years of the Man Without Fear!

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Daredevil (2023) #9

May 8, 2024

Excellent fight choreography carries the issue as Bullseye squares up to the Daredevils. Punishment awaits as fists, feet, and faces all meet. The Sins take a breather in this issue as we get a reunion that long-time fans will enjoy. The issue is enjoyable overall, but it does feel a bit like a filler issue with how long this story arc has been. It is still worth picking up, but it does keep the wait lingering as answers and confrontations await.

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Daredevil (2023) #10

Jun 26, 2024

Prepare for a vicious throwdown between the Kingpin and Daredevil as a deadly Sin gets involved. We've witnessed how this Sin has taken hold of the Kingpin; now, get ready to witness its wrath. This creative team knows how to beat the Hell out of Daredevil!

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Daredevil: Black Armor (2023) #1

Nov 22, 2023

It's a marvelous opening issue that tickles the nostalgia to get readers to return with enough hype that newer fans will want to check out this throwback suit. D.G. Chichester and Netho Diaz give us the best of past and present with their modern-styled trip to a memorable era of Daredevil. If you've been digging old-school style with modern storytelling, like World's Finest, then be sure to check out Daredevil: Black Armor.

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Daredevil: Black Armor (2023) #2

Dec 20, 2023

Chichester and Diaz give good reasons why Daredevil will need armor by pitting him against Sabretooth and Hobgoblin in an action-packed issue that shows a fighter's edge. No matter Daredevil's vital status, he is always a man of the people in Hell's Kitchen, so when they go missing, DD looks for answers, which takes him underground and into the clutches of Baron Strucker, which will leave you entertained and looking for more.

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10
Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths (2022) #1

Jun 7, 2022

The Great Darkness and Pariah will put DC's legacy of heroes to the test. The dark army has taken down the League, and a new group of villains attack. Characters from the last 35 years of DC history will rise to prove their mettle as the foundation and players set up. Emotions will spill as the creative team entertains you as they showcase their love and history for DC Comics.

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10
Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths (2022) #2

Jul 5, 2022

The players set the board while we get some stunning fights that show how dire this situation is. Williamson, Sampere, Sanchez & co. are bringing us the best of their craft. Dark Crisis is shaping to make significant waves in the DCU, so join in on the fun before it is too late!

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9.5
Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths (2022) #3

Aug 2, 2022

This issue delivers, from the cover to that last page reveal. Daniel must be looking at his Who's Who comics to give us this massive collection of DC characters. Joshua peels back the layers perfectly to show and tease so that we will be back for more. I can't wait to see how the Crisis will step up to this gathering of heroes.

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10
Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths (2022) #4

Sep 6, 2022

Williamson gives us a new significant moment in the history of DC Comics. This issue flowed so nicely with the creative team in such sync that you would think they have been working together for years. I know this makes waiting for the next issue much harder, but this story's potential excites me! Please don't wait on this one; pick it up as soon as possible!

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Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths (2022) #5

Oct 4, 2022

Joshua Williamson and Daniel Sampere make sure the pieces come together amid a significant reveal. The heroes rally after the JSA inspired, but evil comes closer to bringing doom. This issue will leave you super excited for what is to come, and I can't wait for next month!

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8.5
Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths (2022) #6

Nov 8, 2022

The big battle is there to test the next generation of heroes, and when you see how far one will go to save the day, you'll know that kid is doing a job meant for Superman. Daniel Sampere brings so much to each page you'll want to savor the experience and awe at the DCU in action.

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Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths (2022) #7

Dec 20, 2022

Nightwing fans won't want to miss this as it is a huge character moment for the character. Legacy & Darkness will be challenged in the DCU, and we will see the outcome with this conclusion. Joshua Williamson & Daniel Sampere, along with an All-Star lineup of talent, will give you quite the show for the future of all worlds.

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7.5
Dark Crisis: Worlds Without A Justice League (2022): Superman #1

Jul 12, 2022

Dark Crisis: Worlds Without A Justice League #1: Superman is a fun exploration of growing pains with a Super Father raising a Super Son. We see how Clark would've reacted to Jon's years spent growing up. We see how much Clark missed by being robbed of that time with Jon.

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Dawn of DC Primer (2023) #1

May 16, 2023

Dawn of DC: Primer #1 is a free surprise this NCBD, and an excellent trip inside the mind of a ruthless tactician that will put the DC heroes back in check with her final solution. Joshua Williamson, Leandro Fernandez, and Daniela Miwa give Amanda Waller a mission that will challenge the Dawn of DC.

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10
DCeased #2

Jun 5, 2019

This issue adds to the body count, but hits us hard in the feelings with how we lose characters in this continuation of the overall story.

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10
DCeased #3

Jul 3, 2019

This was a strong issue that takes us to the midway of the story. The losses in this issue were harder as most of them were main characters and family members, but this hammers home the idea that no one is safe.

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DCeased #4

Aug 7, 2019

The action and drama continues to hit hard, and more DC characters make their DCeased debut, which might not be best for them. Lower tier characters get big moments and some revelations happen as the DCU continues to fight for survival.

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10
DCeased #5

Oct 2, 2019

This was another amazing issue from this series, and with that cliffhanger ending I can't wait to see how this miniseries wraps up.

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10
DCeased #6

Oct 30, 2019

This issue, conclusion, and mini-series was fantastic! Such a great shot in the dark that hit a target we didn't even know was there. Such emotions and great character with a conclusion that is just phenomenal. Get this issue and the rest of the mini...plus the one shot!

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10
DCeased: A Good Day To Die #1

Sep 3, 2019

A fantastic one-shot that gives fan favorite heroes a moment to shine in a horribly dark version of the DC Universe. If you haven't been reading DCeased, then start here with this amazing one-shot.

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10
DCeased: Dead Planet (2020) #1

Jul 7, 2020

This was a strong opener for a sequel to 'DCeased', and a great gateway comic for new and returning fans. Taylor does a great job creating moments and characters to get attached to, while Hairsine's art does a great job of ripping it to shreds.

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10
DCeased: Dead Planet (2020) #2

Aug 4, 2020

The drama comes crashing in hard this issue as we are treated to some hope and seeing more characters, but by the time the issue moves along we are ridden with guilt, shame, and sadly we might be losing that hope. Tom Taylor and Trevor Hairsine are the World's Finest creative for this DC Universe.

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DCeased: Dead Planet (2020) #3

Sep 1, 2020

This is a great issue with hopeful moments tricked out in heroic and horrific art. We have something to hope for, but we also know something bad is coming too. The issue goes by fast but really does some great setting up for what could be a roller coaster of emotions with the next couple of issues.

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10
DCeased: Dead Planet (2020) #4

Oct 6, 2020

DCeased: Dead Planet #4 is another fantastic issue, jam-packed with all kinds of goodies, horrors, and potential. I love the fact that two characters have returned as this can really ramp the emotions up a notch, so the drama never ends.

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8.5
DCeased: Dead Planet (2020) #5

Nov 3, 2020

DCeased: Dead Planet #5 is a great issue with consistent art and story. I really enjoyed the team dynamics that were created in this issue -- they add to the overall story, even if this particular issue wasn't quite as action-packed as some previous ones. I'm sure will read amazingly in the collected edition, though, and it provides great setup for the next two issues.

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DCeased: Dead Planet (2020) #6

Dec 1, 2020

This is another great issue with another great team created by these dire situations; plus it is all coming to a head with evil coming from above, below, and on site! Constantine is really building up the magical cache to save us"but will it just doom him in the end? Hype is high and I'm dying for that next issue!

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10
DCeased: Dead Planet (2020) #7

Jan 19, 2021

DCeased: Dead Planet turned out to be one of the best comics I've read in quite a while. The ending was so great I had to sit down and read the entire miniseries all over again because the ride was so good and so satisfying. Tom and Trevor have created a masterclass on a fantastic, entertaining, suspenseful miniseries! Get this ASAP!

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10
DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #1

Aug 9, 2022

DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #1 is a fantastic opening issue leads to an emotional rollercoaster you will want to ride again. The creative team brings us disaster and hope, all while setting up a significant threat in the Anti-Living New Gods. Like in the previous series, we get life and death, but the rules don't always hold, so be prepared!

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8.5
DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #2

Sep 20, 2022

DCeased is such a dark and wonderful world to experience in the greater DC Universe. It is the stuff of nightmares and potential, which Tom Taylor and Trevor Hairsine are taking full advantage of. The DCU has great evil, but this version makes that one look docile. The creative is bringing terror, so can the heroes bring hope?

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8.5
DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #3

Oct 18, 2022

DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #3 is a slower issue, but it still sneaks up on you and puts your emotions in flux. Adam Strange fans, watch out as your character shows up in the world of DCeased. It's so bittersweet to get your favorites to show up and then see their fates. Plus, there might be more at play than the creative team led us to believe.

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DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #4

Nov 15, 2022

The War of the Undead Gods slows down to look at the inner traumas that haunt the survivors. There are pieces here that will tug at your heartstrings, have you worry about the upcoming Undead army, and challenge alliances.

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8.5
DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #5

Dec 20, 2022

DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #5 is a high-octane issue as Tom Taylor, Trevor Hairsine, and the rest of the team take a ridiculous character and have him destroy worlds! If you thought undead Plastic Man was gross and scary, you haven't seen anything like this terrifying trickster. Stay safe as we approach the end!

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DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #6

Feb 21, 2023

This is an issue you won't want to miss! If you're an Alfred fan, brace yourself because his suffering isn't over yet. How can a man survive in a world with undead gods and fear lanterns? Get this issue and be astounded!

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DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #7

Mar 21, 2023

A couple of significant shifts in forces for the Undead will make for a good setup and conclusion. More Spectre/Alfred is always a great thing, and the creative team of Tom Taylor, Trevor Hairsine, Andy Lanning, and Rain Beredo welcome Lucas Meyer as they do wonders with putting the universe in danger.

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8.5
DCeased: War of the Undead Gods #8

Apr 18, 2023

Tom Taylor, Trevor Hairsine, and Lucas Meyer bring the end to the end of the DC Universe. We've seen some fantastic team-ups and combinations, but there are still more before they go. You'll see what happens when you piss off a Waynea resounding conclusion to a beautiful series.

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Detective Comics (2016) Annual #3

Jan 29, 2020

A decent issue with a blast from the past memory to celebrate the life of Alfred Pennyworth. Nice memories of yesteryear and some insights to how important Alfred was to Bruce and his mission. Plus closing out an open case from Alfred's secret agent days is a nice goodbye.

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Devil's Reign (2021): Omega

May 23, 2022

Devil's Reign: Omega #1 isn't just an omega; it is also an alpha! A fantastic wrap-up to the Devil's Reign event showcases deep character emotion and entices you to the next adventures for the characters. Even though Fisk's fall has happened, there is a lot to unpack and rebuild, making for a good story about future issues. If you're a fan of Luke Cage, you won't want to miss this issue as he steals the show!

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Devil's Reign (2021): Spider-Man #1

Mar 2, 2022

This one-shot does a great job of taking Ben's story from Devil's Reign, giving it a solid, entertaining conclusion, and then folding him back into Amazing Spider-Man. It provides the Rose with some fun moments to shine and shows just how far a Spider-Man will go for his friends.

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8.5
Falcon & Winter Soldier (2020) #1

Feb 25, 2020

So far, this series is a great way to increase interest for the upcoming Disney Plus show featuring a great buddy cop duo, but the hook seems very similar to the last Winter Soldier mini. Overall a fun read to keep us entertained till the show arrives.

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10
Falcon & Winter Soldier (2020) #2

Mar 25, 2020

An entertaining issue that really reveals the motivations of all the characters involved. We learn more about what The Natural is doing, and Sam and Bucky are roped into a situation that makes the situation worthwhile for this mini-series Add in dynamic art and this will help hold us over till the Disney+ show.

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10
Falcon & Winter Soldier (2020) #2

Mar 25, 2020

An entertaining issue that really reveals the motivations of all the characters involved. We learn more about what The Natural is doing, and Sam and Bucky are roped into a situation that makes the situation worthwhile for this mini-series Add in dynamic art and this will help hold us over till the Disney+ show.

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Falcon & Winter Soldier (2020) #3

Sep 30, 2020

This is a good issue with funny bits, but it really didn't help to get me inspired about Falcon and Winter Soldier again after this much time away from issue #2. It's worth a read to complete the story, but it just didn't get my hype up.

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Falcon & Winter Soldier (2020) #4

Oct 21, 2020

This is a good issue with some humorous moments and lots of action that was cool to see, but the story kind of pauses, acting as the calm before the storm in the finale next issue.

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8.5
Falcon & Winter Soldier (2020) #5

Nov 25, 2020

Falcon & Winter Soldier told a great story in a fun, thrilling ride, and best of all this conclusion made it all worth it. This series put two classic Marvel heroes together in an adventure that made sense and also tested their mettle. Consistent art and writing make this a fun read to reunite with these characters or see them in their glorious comic book form.

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FCBD 2023: Dawn of DC - Knight Terrors #1

May 6, 2023

Quick introduction that showcases how the heroes and the dreamscape will be colliding to provide us with an entertaining event from DC Comics. Joshua Williamson, Chris Bachalo, and Howard Porter give us a short opening chapter that makes you question what is real and what is a dream.

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9.5
Flashpoint: Beyond #0

Apr 12, 2022

Flashpoint Beyond creates a mystery by presenting a lost world returned. Many questions will cause suspense and wonder. Absorb the art, clues, and Easter eggs as 'Beyond' can be a story link that will tighten up 'Flashpoint' and 'Doomsday Clock' by revisiting and adding depth.

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Flashpoint: Beyond #1

May 3, 2022

Flashpoint Beyond #1 is an entertaining issue that helps drive along what is happening in the world of Flashpoint and gives purpose to Thomas Wayne's actions. Stunning art helps keep you turning the pages of mystery as to who the Clockwork Killer is and what their motivations are.

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9.5
Flashpoint: Beyond #2

Jun 7, 2022

The best issue in this series yet that builds the mystery and anticipation. Issue 2 supplies you with clues that will excite your inner DC fan! Sit back with your favorite notepad, write down the clues and connections, and be ready to be entertained with an adventure that hits like a Crisis and doesn't overwhelm you.

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10
Flashpoint: Beyond #3

Jul 5, 2022

This issue turns the dial another click forward as so much is going on and revealed. Plus, the mystery and the dealings with the DC Omniverse! The connection to Dark Crisis makes it that much more fun, but it still holds on its own. The wait between issues is tough as I want those answers now. This creative team is giving us a modern DC classic don't miss out!

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10
Flashpoint: Beyond #4

Aug 2, 2022

The big reveal is here and very satisfying as it ties so much of the mystery and adventure together. I'm surprised the creative team chose that character, but it will make for fantastic conflict later in the series. It looks like Thomas and Bruce Wayne are in for some heavy fallout.

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Flashpoint: Beyond #5

Sep 6, 2022

The writing team has created their own Secret Crisis that explains what happens in the Omniverse vs. Hypertime, making the Devine Continuum very interesting. I can't wait to discover more of it, but we still have the world of Flashpoint to survive through.

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9.5
Flashpoint: Beyond #6

Oct 18, 2022

Wow! There is so much happening, but what's even wilder is the fallout! I am happy to have witnessed the journey of Thomas Wayne and the risk Bruce Wayne took, but there is so much more to explore, and I can't wait to see DC Comics' future. Terrific story by such a league of talent!

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Future State (2021): Nightwing #1

Jan 19, 2021

Future State: Nightwing #1 is a great adventure showing Dick's possible future. It's a fast-paced story that plants seeds for a mystery and also a team-up with the Next Batman in issue #2.

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Future State (2021): Nightwing #1

Jan 19, 2021

Future State: Nightwing #1 is a great adventure showing Dick's possible future. It's a fast-paced story that plants seeds for a mystery and also a team-up with the Next Batman in issue #2.

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10
Future State (2021): Nightwing #2

Feb 16, 2021

This quick series ended perfectly and showed me a fantastic dynamic duo, but I really hope this future gets another chance to be seen again as the creative team did a good job of showing a darker world saved by Dick Grayson.

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Generations (2021): Shattered #1

Jan 5, 2021

Generations Shattered will be a hard sell for some, considering what it's up against, but I think it is a great treat that takes you back to the sci-fi style of comics and epic scope of fantasy that will delight longstanding fans and get newer fans to check their history out even more.

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8.5
Generations (2021): Forged #1

Feb 23, 2021

A story of what makes comics fun, while creating new concepts and expanding your philosophies. The art came together better in this issue I feel and the threat was high, but wrapped up a little too quickly and nicely. I hope the new concept of a Linearverse gets explored more in future DC Comics.

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10
Ghost Rider (2019) #1

Oct 1, 2019

Fantastic first issue. Dynamite characterization and story points from Ed Brisson and amazing art from Aaron Kuder. These two are revving the engine for the Ghost Riders.

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Ghost Rider (2019) #2

Nov 6, 2019

Overall good issue which does help to drive the overall arc of the story, but leaves the reader wanting more in that wait between issues. Ed Brisson does a good job of creating a friction between the Riders and an interesting problem with Johnny as the King.

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8.5
Ghost Rider (2019) #3

Dec 11, 2019

This is a fast read, but it does move the story along and leaves you wanting more. This is a huge struggle for the Riders and being the King isn't easy. Danny Ketch fans take notice of this issue, as there are some great moments and finally the talk you all wanted. Wrap all that up in some great art and you've got a good issue.

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8.5
Ghost Rider (2019) #4

Jan 8, 2020

The first arc concludes and plays a big part in the setup for the future of the book, so in a lot of ways this is more like a prelude. Johnny Blaze and Danny Ketch both are dealing with changes to their power sets. I like that there will be more Spirits and different themes.

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Ghost Rider (2019) #5

Feb 26, 2020

The players are coming together and the power sets are starting to get bigger. We now have Spirits of Vengance along with Spirits of Corruption and Kings of Hell...plus all the other dark realms. Things are being set up for a big showdown as Hearts of Darkness II begins.

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10
Ghost Rider (2019) #6

Mar 11, 2020

Fantastic issue, feels like I got two comic books for the price of one. Juan Frigeri brings some excellent art to the table and when you see his Johnny Blaze on the last page you will be wanting more. Ed Brisson does a great job of balancing time and story between the two Riders and all the guest stars...this looks like it could be building towards a Marvel Event or just some amazing story in Ghost Rider; get this book on your pull list asap.

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9.5
Ghost Rider (2019) #7

Jul 8, 2020

Issue #7 is a great return to Ghost Rider comics, especially after that cliffhanger. I love the shoutout to Hearts of Darkness in the Danny Ketch era of Ghost Rider and really appreciate the extras that Ed Brisson is bringing to legend of Ghost Rider.

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Ghost Rider: Return of Vengeance #1

Dec 30, 2020

Ghost Rider: Return of Vengeance #1 is a good issue that brings back another rider to the mystical parts of the Marvel Universe. It's a strong read that introduces the character to new fans while staying true his roots for longtime readers, all the while reminding us that there is more to Vengeance and his ways.

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Giant-Size (2024): Daredevil #1

Jun 12, 2024

Delve into the unique dynamic between Sin and the Kingpin as they storm Hell's Kitchen. We get a rare glimpse into Fisk's mind and bear witness to his relentless attacks. While this is Daredevil's Giant-Size issue, Fisk is the one calling the shots, leaving you to ponder his motives for luring DD in. This interlude to the Introductory Rites story arc hopefully ramps the excitement for the rest of the adventure.

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9.5
Grateful Dead: Origins OGN

Jul 31, 2020

This is a great graphic novel musical mash-up that does more than any Wikipedia page can do. So whether you're a seasoned Dead Head, a student of musical history, or just somebody looking for an entertaining read with great art, go out and get yourself a copy of this. You'll learn a lot about these guys as the story takes you on their long, strange trip.

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8.5
Green Lantern (2018): Season Two #9

Nov 10, 2020

The Green Lantern Season Two #9 is, once again, a great comic. You don't even have to have read the whole series to enjoy the fun, cover, but be prepared as it'll hook you into continuing the wild ride Sharp and Morrison are creating. This is great escapism and entertainment with a dash of the uncultivated chaos that comics can bring.

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8.5
Green Lantern (2018): Season Two #10

Dec 15, 2020

The Green Lantern Season Two #10 is a great issue that takes a love story and brings it to the wild upper limits that comics are all about. There is some maturity from Hal, even after all the things he been through

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8.5
Green Lantern (2018): Season Two #11

Feb 9, 2021

The Green Lantern Season Two #11 is a great issue that revisits the wonderful travels that Grant and Liam have put Hal on, all the while setting up the pieces to continue Ultrawar. There are doubts presented to Hal being a Green Lantern, but the last pages show us a man with no ring and his back against the wall, still willing to face it all. I can't wait to see what the next issue brings.

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Green Lantern (2018): Season Two #12

Mar 9, 2021

Maybe with a complete read of the entire run and no monthly spacing this may have felt more special, but this first read of issue #12 doesn't live up to the hype.

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Green Lantern (2023) #3

Sep 12, 2023

Green Lantern #3 showcases a hero who smiles and a villain who is more than just a power set. Adams and Xermanico bring a positive vibe to this series that reminds you Green Lantern is an Earth hero with a life, even though he is rebuilding it. It's a fantastic setup for a showdown that will be interesting to see, plus more clues to what is accurate with the ring and some characters.

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Green Lantern (2023) #4

Oct 10, 2023

A great down-to-earth adventure that has entertainment doubled by the value of best friends as they face mystery, danger, and getting older!

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Green Lantern (2023) #5

Nov 14, 2023

Jeremy Adams, Xermanico, and the rest of the GL creative team craft an issue that inspires people, which we can really use now.

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Green Lantern (2023) #6

Dec 12, 2023

Green Lantern #6 gives and takes when it comes to answers from Jeremy Adams, but before those revelations, you'll be treated to a Red vs Green light show that will make you wonder if Christmas has lost its mind! Xermanico, Scott Godlewski, and Romulo Fajardo Jr. perfectly showcase the Lanterns' Lights as Will Tempers Rage.

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Green Lantern (2023) #7

Jan 9, 2024

Green Lantern by Jeremy Adams and company continues to be an excellent series with answers and exciting new questions that want to be explored. With this new issue, we see the fall of a favorite Lantern as we remember how dedicated these heroes are. If you haven't put this series on your pull list, get on it, as this issue is a great starting point.

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Green Lantern (2023) #8

Feb 13, 2024

This issue seems to be a breather between story arcs, but Jeremy Adams doesn't let Hal Jordan stay idle as he throws some curve balls that will be a strong setup for later. Things are bad for Odym. Carol has to make some decisions and potential answers about the ring from magic and what it is connected to, plus the United Planets are on the hunt. It is an exhilarating time for Green Lantern fans as some signs point toward big things within the Emotional Spectrum! Also, the 30th anniversary of Kyle Rayner brings back Ron Marz, but what other hints could that present?

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Green Lantern (2023) #9

Mar 12, 2024

Green Lantern #9 keeps building momentum with the reveals as Jeremy Adams and Xermanico team up to deepen Green Lantern's mythology. Lots of changes are happening here. This is the start of a new era for GL, and it is not too late to jump on, charge up, and experience comics in a bold light! Pick this issue up, as this is a milestone moment in Hal Jordan's life.

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9.5
Green Lantern (2023) #10

Apr 9, 2024

When Jeremy Adams, Xermanico, Kevin Maguire, and the Green Lantern Corps are together, you know you're getting an excellent issue of entertainment. Watching Hal, Jo, and the Resistance Corps stealthily move around enemy territory forces the heroes to be more than just their rings against the corrupt United Planets as the Emotional Spectrum and Source Energy mystery looms in the background. Seeing Guy get in the ring to bring in Lobo sets up a comedic adventure that dives into the absurdity of the DCU.

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Green Lantern (2023) #11

May 14, 2024

Personal and planetary struggles happen as Jeremy Adams, Xermanico, Amancay Nahuelpan, and Kevin Maguire give us Lantern drama. The Resistance Corps plays their big card against the United Planets, but was the gambit worth it? Carol is torn between her heart and mind, while Guy Gardner deals with vengeful yet dense bounties as he protects Lobo. The drama and laughs rise as the Emotional Spectrum mystery deepens, making this a great installment of Green Lantern.

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8.5
Green Lantern (2023) #12

Jun 11, 2024

The action and emotions continue as we are on the fallout side of things. The United Planets have tipped their hand and will enlist corrupt help from Earth while Carol, driven by the power of love, flies to the rescue. Guy's hunt for Lobo is over and it looks like he will be returning to the main story, but things will have to pause for the Absolute Power event. I love the mysteries this creative team is cooking up, yet they play so well with the rest of the DCU that I'm glad they aren't sitting out at events.

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Green Lantern (2023) #13

Jul 10, 2024

There is so much happening as Green Lantern starts year two, and it is all entertaining. Absolute Power is here, and GL is captive, but discover how much more there is to the man besides his ring. Watch how the JSA stands against Jadestone, and don't forget the threat of Thaaros and the United Planets! The action doesn't stop there as we get two exciting displays of powers that will grab your attention and leave you wanting more. Here's to another year of Brightest Days, indeed!

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10
Hawkeye: Freefall #1

Dec 31, 2019

A perfect 10 bullseye of an issue! The voice was spot on, the art matches the tone of the book, and a mystery with guest stars all in the first issue. This was a dynamic debut for Matthew Rosenberg's Hawkeye.

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10
Hawkeye: Freefall #2

Jan 29, 2020

Fantastic issue filled with comedy and action. The identity of Ronin is revealed, but I'm not so sure that the right cat is out of the bag. The mystery deepens and I can't wait for the next issue.

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9.5
Hawkeye: Freefall #3

Feb 12, 2020

Consistent action and humor deliver in the newest issue. Worthwhile guest stars that will lead into next issue's confrontation, and how Ronin is able to do what he does makes for a fun issue to keep this mini-series hot and exciting.

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Hawkeye: Freefall #4

Mar 10, 2020

Great issue with lots of fun moments and drives the story along putting Hawkeye even further in the hole with his good intentions. Rosenberg does a great job playing with Hawk's history and relationships to create fun moments while Schmidt continues to deliver fantastic art, keeping the pace going forwards.

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9.5
Hawkeye: Freefall #5

May 20, 2020

Get ready for a great return to Hawkeye comics as some serious situations are being set up that will have major consequences for Clint's future. This issue is putting into motion some actions that might change Clint's status in the Marvel Universe.

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9.5
Hawkeye: Freefall #6

Jul 1, 2020

Solid conclusion to a miniseries that contained a lot of humor and action. Rosenberg and Schmidt combined to make an awesome chemistry that made for a humorous, adventure packed, emotional story that looks to be setting Hawkeye up for a major change in status quo.

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9
History of the Marvel Universe (2019) #1

Jul 23, 2019

A fun trip through the Marvel Universe timeline as told by Galactus himself. You will see classic moments in a new way and see how all the characters connect within the continuity of the House of Ideas.

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9
Human Target (2021) #1

Nov 2, 2021

Here is a great comic that can lure you outside of the superhero feats with a mystery. DC Comics will get a chance to showcase its detectives with Christopher Chance in this maxi-series by King and Smallwood. The art is stunning; not overtly gritty, but still very noir. It reminds you of a timeless world that has superheroes but isn't drowning in them.

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #2

Nov 30, 2021

The Human Target #2 is an attractive dance between two characters that will entice you, but you'll discover hidden agendas by the end. The story drives Chance's mission, and we learn how the JLI are connected to Luthor. Now the question is, why the lies? All that wrapped up in alluring art and color will keep you on the case. The only thing missing from this issue is some soft jazz.

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8
Human Target (2021) #3

Dec 28, 2021

The Human Target #3 is a good issue that showcases a lover's quarrel in the world of spies and superheroes. It's entertaining to watch Guy Gardner and Christopher Chance match wits.

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8
Human Target (2021) #4

Jan 25, 2022

The mystery continues as another member of the JLI is being questioned, but they aren't the story's focus. Chrisotpher Chance is keeping an eye on his partner, Ice. It seems she has noticed, and she heats things up.

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #5

Feb 22, 2022

The Human Target #5 is a solid issue that dives into the mind and origins of our main character to update them for the modern audience. While looking at the past, a scandal was introduced that might change your mind about the JLI and its connection to this case. Good setup for the fallout!

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9
Human Target (2021) #6

Mar 22, 2022

The last issue of The Human Target before its hiatus leaves the fans wanting more, ending on quite a cliffhanger as we get passion, a lovers' quarrel, and that last page surprise will make this wait insufferable! Tom King and Greg Smallwood deliver in this one-two punch in terms of art and story. I know I'll be racking my brains to figure things out before this series returns.

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #7

Sep 27, 2022

All in all, this issue is a strong return by the creative team, and depending on how you read it, alliances are formed that could either lead to the real culprit or distract our investigator. Chance is an intelligent man, but it looks like lust and death are taking him on some wild rides.

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #8

Oct 25, 2022

Christopher Chance versus Rocket Red, what a fight! You will see what the Russian will do to someone who hurts his friend via Tom King and Greg Smallwood's imaginations, and trust me it'll hurt! It all leads to the big question: what does time mean when it is running out?

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #9

Nov 22, 2022

How often should you look over your shoulder when you're a master of disguise? That number will increase when the Dark Knight Detective is hunting you. Or maybe it's the guilt? Tom King and Greg Smallwood bring their best example of suspense to put the Human Target through the wringer.

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #10

Jan 10, 2023

This is a great issue featuring a wild teamup between a serious character and a goofball. Chance learns quite a bit, and it'll have you questioning characters' motives as Tom King and Greg Smallwood bring G'Nort in for an appearance. Man's best friend indeed!

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #11

Jan 24, 2023

With The Human Target #11, Tom King and Greg Smallwood craft an issue that shows how passion can complicate life and death. Christopher Chance finally sees beyond the mystery and seeks a deeper meaning. Ice can't accept her pending loss. The creative team gives us a tale that showcases these hurting hearts.

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8.5
Human Target (2021) #12

Feb 28, 2023

Tom King and Greg Smallwood's The Human Target wraps up, and the spotlight goes to Ice. If you're a fan of hers, check out this issue you'll understand why revenge is a dish best served cold.

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9
Jay Garrick: The Flash (2023) #1

Oct 17, 2023

The Flash that started it all gets a moment with his family as they reconnect after being lost in time in Jay Garrick: The Flash #1. Adams, Olortegui, and Guerrero craft an entertaining opener that pulls you in with all of its questions. It's a great start to a miniseries with growing pains and character drama that will test this Flash Family.

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9
Jay Garrick: The Flash (2023) #2

Nov 21, 2023

Jay Garrick: The Flash #2 is an amusing issue that showcases the new adventures of the Garrick family. Seeing an out-of-time Judy experience modern moments is excellent, and now Jay Garrick is the worried-sick scarlet speedster. Jeremy Adams taps into family life perfectly, and the art team of Diego Olotegui and Luis Guerrero display the antics amazingly!

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9.5
Jay Garrick: The Flash (2023) #3

Dec 19, 2023

Jay Garrick: The Flash #3 is an awesome adventure that moves across ages of comics from Golden to Modern. We are treated to some great guest stars that make for fun pairings of heroes which all leads to the secret identity of Dr. Elemental. Check your back issues because this character has been there from the start. Just what are their plans for the end?

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9
Jay Garrick: The Flash (2023) #4

Jan 16, 2024

Jay Garrick: The Flash #4 is a fantastic origin for a new villain to the Garrick family and a superb example of what the New Golden Age is about! Jeremy Adams weaves Dr. Elemental into the DNA of the Garricks perfectly while building up a villain that could hold his own due to his connection to STAR Labs. Diego Olortegui and Luis Guerrero combine to paint the perfect picture of a madman and an outstanding addition to the DCU.

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9
Jay Garrick: The Flash (2023) #5

Feb 27, 2024

Jay Garrick: The Flash #5 is another great installment showcasing Jay's newfound fatherhood as he fights to save his daughter from the evil that helped him get his speed. This miniseries has been a wonderful tour of the DCU with its guest stars while seamlessly adding continuity without tripping itself up. It is such an exciting issue that leaves a bittersweet feeling as we approach the conclusion.

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9.5
Jay Garrick: The Flash (2023) #6

Apr 16, 2024

Adams, Olortegui, and company give the Garrick family an excellent spotlight that showcases their powers and bond. Just recently reunited and then torn apart by vile Doctor Elemental leads us to an entertaining exploit reminding us that you shouldn't forget about Jay when it comes to Flashes. JSA guest stars, crazy villains, and a wonderful family will explain why the promise of the New Golden Age must continue at DC Comics.

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9
Justice League (2018) #75

Apr 26, 2022

This is a noteworthy moment in the DC Universe as we march towards the Dark Crisis. The issue showcases why they are the World's Greatest Heroes, but Williamson comes up with a significant threat to take them down. Now wrap that up in Sandoval's art, and you will be entertained!

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9.5
Justice League (2018): Road to Dark Crisis #1

May 31, 2022

Excellent aftermath to the Death of the Justice League. A simpler version of Funeral for a Friend that nicely showcases hope, heroics, and heritage. This comic will have you do a couple of double takes to what you've read before when it comes to Pariah and sets the stage for Dark Crisis #1!

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8.5
Justice Society of America (2022) #1

Nov 29, 2022

Justice Society of America #1 is a great start with action, mystery, and character that will help the JSA return to their all-star status in the DCU. Johns, Janin, and Bellaire craft an entertaining story that will help you want to return to solve this mystery. What's old is new again, but it's deeper, bolder, and more exciting this time!

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8
Justice Society of America (2022) #2

Jan 24, 2023

The mystery of DC's New Golden Age continues as the Huntress faces the original JSA. Can they come together to face an enemy that can take on any time? We'll see the answer to that elongate as Huntress travels across the DC timeline to get help from heroes across other eras.

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8
Justice Society of America (2022) #3

Mar 14, 2023

The action comes to the modern day as Huntress meets the JSA, and things look like they'll move forward until the villain arrives. Geoff Johns, Mikel Janin, Jerry Ordway, and Jordie Bellaire bring the goods from the past and the present to keep the excitement high and build for a showdown.

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7.5
Justice Society of America (2022) #4

May 23, 2023

Degaton vs the JSA and Huntress is the wildcard! New mysteries arise to trouble our heroes, characters are explored, and just how powerful is Degaton? Huntress starts to explore more of the DC landscape and tempts fate with her interactions.

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8.5
Justice Society of America (2022) #5

Aug 1, 2023

The Society vs. Degaton and his crew is an exciting, entertaining resolution to their current showdown. You'll see JSA members from eras get fantastic moments to shine. Plus, the issue has some great future teases that will have you returning for more of the Justice Society.

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9
Justice Society of America (2022) #6

Sep 5, 2023

Justice Society of America #6 captures what the Society is about: Family, Legacy, and Learning. Johns and guest artist Marco Santucci craft a fantastic issue that takes the Society back to what makes them stand out from the JLA: earnest character moments. This issue was much calmer but rewarded readers of the New Golden Age by showing these stories payoff, plus the increased release frequency capitalizes on the team's energy!

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7.5
Justice Society of America (2022) #7

Nov 21, 2023

Geoff Johns and Marco Santucci bring us a heaping of characters for the JSA to interact with. When we get some information, there seems to be another door opening, and it will be quite the task to give these classic and new characters enough screen time for this era of the Justice Society to make an impact. The issue drives the story forward but doesn't hit like previous ones have before.

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7
Justice Society of America (2022) #8

Dec 26, 2023

The mysteries from the Lost Children and the Thirteen are getting some answers and interactions, which is excellent. Yet, with each revelation, there is a new situation. Johns, Janin, and Bellaire entertain with the Golden Age Red Lantern and connections to Alan Scott. What will be Ruby's ultimate choice be in our current timeline, and could she prove Huntress wrong about her future JSA team? The revelations will keep readers in suspense.

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8
Justice Society of America (2022) #9

Mar 19, 2024

This issue keeps the JSA on their toes as they help round up Huntress' recruits to help them find redemption while helping Star Girl's Lost Children integrate into the greater DCU. Johns, Janin, and Bellaire round up the entertainment as they keep fans intrigued by revealing who the Legionnaire is and how that identity will impact the now, future, and the Society.

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7.5
Justice Society of America (2022) #10

Jul 3, 2024

Seeing the JSA in action is exciting, but this issue reads too quickly, leaving you with quite the build-up of emotions. The rift between the team concerning the Golden Age Legionnaire has such potential for character drama, but it is cut short by the cliffhanger ending. Hopefully, the following two issues will be rich and timely so that the New Golden Age can end this arc on a high note.

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9
King In Black: Ghost Rider #1

Mar 29, 2021

I am so glad that we are getting an ending to the last volume of Ghost Rider without having to wait years like we did with Vol. 3. If you want to find out the fates of Johnny and Danny, check this out! If you're wanting to get some Mephisto in your life, check this out! King in Black: Ghost Rider #1 is a good story with beautiful art and a hard choice dilemma.

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9.5
Knight Terrors (2023) #1

Jul 11, 2023

DC's summer event continues with a high-octane adventure that will have you worried for the heroes. Deadman gets some excellent moments as he squares up with Insomnia to search for the Dream Stone. This creative team will have you wide awake for their quest to save the day.

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7.5
Knight Terrors (2023) #2

Jul 25, 2023

Knight Terrors #2 continues the story and gives funny banter between Deadman and Sandman while sprinkling in some clues, but it reads like a quick issue. It is enlightening to get some backstory on the Nightmare Stone and Insomnia with a tease of the Sleepless Knights, but some more action would've sealed the deal on this issue.

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8.5
Knight Terrors (2023) #3

Aug 8, 2023

Joshua Williamson has a superb art team and a noted group of heroes that will give you an adventure that goes to the past and stops at the House of Horror. Sandman, Deadman, and Robin are an excellent sampling of DC's heroes that get the job done, but the story will make you question if this is actually a win for the heroes.

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8
Knight Terrors (2023) #4

Aug 22, 2023

Insomnia reveals his motivations and origins in this issue as things twist and turn for our heroes. Deadman is at a loss, and Sandman is captive, so who will save the day? The conclusion is nearing as Knight Terrors set up real-life nightmares for the DCU coming true.

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9
Knight Terrors (2023): Night's End #1

Aug 29, 2023

Knight Terrors concludes with sacrifices made, and one of those will haunt the DCU for a bit. How will images of heroes look after nightmares have distorted them? Night's End gives us a twist on being careful about your dreams and reminds us that heroes can come from anywhere. Get ready for characters to move on and an introduction that will have you wondering who is under the Helmet of Hate.

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8.5
Knight Terrors: Green Lantern (2023) #1

Jul 11, 2023

An alternate take of how much worse things could have been for Hal Jordan. Jeremy Adams sneaks in some clues for his ongoing GL while helping to reestablish GL's place on Earth as he experiences the Knight Terrors of the DCU.

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8.5
Knight Terrors: Green Lantern (2023) #2

Aug 8, 2023

Wrapping up the nightmares of Hal Jordan and Sinestro makes for an entertaining look at what makes these two characters tick. Parallax is no longer a fearful issue for Hal, and when Sinestro is unsure of himself, he finds very polarizing sides to himself. Great wrap-ups that are entertaining and could play further in the main Green Lantern series.

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9.5
Marvel Comics Presents (2019) #6

Jun 26, 2019

Three great stories from some superstars of the '90s that lay the seeds for future Ghost Rider stories and events! Plus, Chromium Deadpool -- can't go wrong with that!

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9.5
Marvels (1994): Epilogue #1

Jul 23, 2019

You can't go wrong with Marvels and the original creative lineup. The extra story and beautiful art by Busiek and Ross help to bring this "DVD extras" comic to life. Marvels fans will return to a classic time in the Marvel Universe while giving tribute to Dave Cockrum in a whole new view.

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9.5
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1

Dec 3, 2019

Go out there and add this comic to your pull list -- this is the book you've been waiting for your whole childhood.

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10
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #2

Jan 7, 2020

This is just the perfect mashup between two beloved properties. More insights into character and motivations are revealed along with dynamic art. This is a comic book that will put you in a good mood.

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10
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #3

Feb 4, 2020

An excellent issue that leaves you wanting more. The Rangers and Turtles team up is dynamic, fun and reminds you why you loved these two properties growing up. Another classic character joins the action and adventure awaits as the bad guys are on the rise.

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9.5
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #4

Mar 17, 2020

This issue was pure fun, and how could it not be? We see the ultimate idea of a crossover come to be: Power Turtles and Ninja Rangers. The action continues and all the players seem to be adapting to their new settings. This issue sets up nicely for the conclusion of an amazing crossover series. Pick this up, reread the whole series and brace for the conclusion and hopefully many more crossovers between these two properties.

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10
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #5

Jun 16, 2020

This was a fantastic conclusion to an amazing crossover miniseries that delivered on the wildest dreams of every '90s. Heroic deeds triumph in the face of evil, brilliant mash ups with powers and zords"and of course, pizza!

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Miracleman by Gaiman & Buckingham #0

Oct 5, 2022

This celebration piece helps you revisit or discover Miracleman's wild world. This will be quite the trip for new fans, and for returning fans, it's a reminder of what potential Miracleman can achieve.

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10
Miracleman by Gaiman & Buckingham: The Silver Age #1

Oct 19, 2022

It's happening! We are getting closer to a conclusion to Gaiman & Buckingham's Silver Age story in Miracleman. This updated edition features new art and colors, which help to give that Silver Age feel of wonder and excitement.

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9.5
Miracleman by Gaiman & Buckingham: The Silver Age #2

Nov 23, 2022

Significant changes have happened to the Miracle Family, and the new bonds will be tested as moves are made. Young Miracleman will have his newly restored life turned upside down, which was a major cliffhanger for fans of Miracleman back in 1993. Before we get the new material, take time to appreciate this remaster of a significant issue.

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9.5
Miracleman by Gaiman & Buckingham: The Silver Age #3

Dec 28, 2022

We've waited 29 years for this, and the creative team recognized that and delivered an impressive issue. The art and story are a joy to behold, and the issue contains quite a few extras to keep you entertained. Now we wait to see what Dickie will do next.

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9
Miracleman by Gaiman & Buckingham: The Silver Age #4

Feb 8, 2023

Neil Gaiman, Mark Buckingham, and Jordie Bellaire bring a deep issue that showcases events that will have an impactful intersection. The Warpsmiths might have other motivations and problems within the Miracle Family, and Young Miracleman doesn't know what to make of the world. More questions and entertainment arise as we could be seeing the world fall apart.

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9
Miracleman by Gaiman & Buckingham: The Silver Age #5

May 10, 2023

Gaiman, Buckingham, and Bellaire bring us an issue that continues the exploration of the world of Miracles and Dickie Dauntless. There will be parts of the mystery that make you wonder if the memories are real or manufactured. The journey that Dickie is on has eclipsed the story of Miracleman and has you rooting for him every step of the way.

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9
Miracleman by Gaiman & Buckingham: The Silver Age #6

Sep 27, 2023

The lost memories of Young Miracleman present a melancholy tale of sorrow and exploitation that led Dickie Dauntless to become a hero. This creative team comes together to craft a story of survival that outshines Miracleman's origin and builds on the foundation of the Original Writer.

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9
Nightwing (2016) #71

Jun 9, 2020

Nightwing might be the book that benefits most from the upcoming "Joker War" crossover.

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9.5
Nightwing (2016) #72

Jul 14, 2020

This was a great issue that continues to build on the momentum from last issue. This is a darker Ric than we are used to, but it has been exposed that he is being mind manipulated and the worst part is that the Joker is behind it. This series is starting to get its legs again and that's exciting.

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9
Nightwing (2016) #73

Aug 18, 2020

'Nightwing' #73 is another great issue that gets us closer to some closure with Grayson's current status. This issue really makes you think how lucky we were to have Ric, because the Joker has created an even worse monster: one who looks like family.

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8.5
Nightwing (2016) #74

Sep 8, 2020

Overall, this is a good issue that hardcore Wingnuts will be excited to read as the surprising return of Dick Grayson happens here. The story is decent, but does suffer due to crossover tie-ins, but this is really about the return of Dick and Bea's heroism, which make this worthwhile.

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7.5
Nightwing (2016) #75

Oct 20, 2020

Nightwing #75 is a good issue, worth a read to see the next leg of Dick's journey. The heart is there, but it does feel a little lackluster at times. There are great character moments, but this issue is rather slow. Just when the pace picks up, we find out the wait will continue.

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8.5
Nightwing (2016) #76

Nov 17, 2020

Nightwing #76 is a much needed issue where we finally see Nightwing let loose on KGBeast after all that fallout from the shooting. This was such an emotional roller coaster -- it did utilize a classic lone hero trope, but it was played very nicely by the creative team to make it worthwhile.

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8.5
Nightwing (2016) #77

Dec 15, 2020

Nightwing #77 is great ending to a series that had lost its way, but returned to greatness. This issue showcases a perfect holiday miracle by showing a hero who uses his heart, and is a perfect example of why we and the DCU love Dick Grayson.

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10
Nightwing (2016) #78

Feb 25, 2021

Taylor, Redondo, Lucas, and the whole team have done Dick Grayson and his history justice. This being a high-profile launch, I can see why DC didn't need a new costume or a #1, because the story sells itself without the hyperbole. Get this book as best as you can; I promise you won't be let down by the adventure inside this big top.

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10
Nightwing (2016) #79

Apr 20, 2021

Nightwing #79 is a perfect followup to last issue, with excellent world building. I know these sites and characters are not new, but this book is laying down solid foundation while planting new seeds that should entertain classic fans and enrapture new ones. Amazing art and wonderful words come together under this big top!

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9.5
Nightwing (2016) #80

May 21, 2021

Infinite Frontier's new direction for Nightwing is just awesome entertainment. We get witty dialogue, considerable character interactions, and vile villains. We're drawing closer to the confrontation of Heartless and Nightwing, but the journey to that moment is pure enjoyment!

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9.5
Nightwing (2016) #81

Jun 15, 2021

Fantastic issue! The arc is wonderful all on its own, but this new story reveal could really rock Dick Grayson's world.

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10
Nightwing (2016) #82

Jul 20, 2021

Nightwing #82 showcases the love that people have for the Graysons, but we are not out of disaster just yet -- someone evil is coming to visit for that great cliffhanger of a page. A delicate matter perfectly handled by this creative team; get ready for another sell-out!

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10
Nightwing (2016) #83

Aug 17, 2021

This new creative team's first arc concludes, and it is a smash hit! This is a great example of what DC's Infinite Frontier should be about: embracing character and history. Dick Grayson once again feels like an important character, even when outside the costume. The love and adventure appear while entertaining all types of fans!

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10
Nightwing (2016) #89

Feb 15, 2022

A beautiful issue that shows the DC Universe is moving forward while embracing legacy and tradition. After this issue, I can see Dick Grayson and Jon Kent as the World's Finest, and this perfectly sets them up as respected leaders for the impending darkness that will attack the DCU.

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9
Nightwing (2016) Annual #2

Oct 30, 2019

If you had fallen off the Nightwing book, then this is a perfect issue to return with. If you stayed with the book, then Dan Jurgens and company have found a new hook to reward the fans. There is some payoff with Ric's situation that will make the next issues of the main series very interesting.

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8
Punchline (2020) #1

Nov 10, 2020

Punchline #1 is a good setup issue that dives into Punchline's origins and motivations, but still enough to question her mentality. I appreciate the commentary she brings and how divisive she can be. Plus, getting to see Harper Row again is very exciting.

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10
Rorschach (2020) #1

Oct 13, 2020

This is a fantastic opener. Tom King will leave you asking questions, Dave Stewart will bring a set of colors that enhances the noir vibe, and Jorge Fornes will intoxicate your eyes with his images. I can't believe I'm reading a comic in 2020 where the names Otto Binder, Frank Miller, and Rorschach are all attached. Mystery hype is real!

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8.5
Rorschach (2020) #2

Nov 17, 2020

Rorschach #2 is a great issue overall, but your enjoyment will hinge on you wanting to solve a mystery. This is the long game, so be patient -- but while deciphering evidence, relax and enjoy the astonishing art of Jorge Fornes. Don't forget to ask yourself what is Tom King trying to tell us with the characters he is introducing us to.

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9
Rorschach (2020) #3

Dec 15, 2020

Rorschach #3 is a great issue that shows us the making of a monster with Laura Cummings, but at the same time presents a torn conflict -- if you had lived through what that family did, could you see that as normal? Looks like our main Detective might be considering that now too. So watch our for the Squids as you enjoy the beautiful art inside.

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8.5
Rorschach (2020) #4

Jan 19, 2021

Rorschach #4 is a slow burn of an issue, but deep art and mysterious writing have me gripped and ready for more.

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9
Rorschach (2020) #5

Feb 9, 2021

Rorschach #5 is a great addition to the overall mystery of Rorschach. I am invested in our point of view character and I enjoy all the new clues to add to my string theory board. The words and art come together magnificently to cause me to dig deeper into this new yet familiar world.

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8.5
Rorschach (2020) #6

Mar 9, 2021

All in all, Rorschach #36 is a great issue that asks more questions, sets up some amazing suspense, and shows us more about Wil and Laura. But can we trust what we are being shown? More mystery in this adventure set in the Watchmen World.

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9.5
Rorschach (2020) #7

Apr 13, 2021

Overall, Rorshach #7 is a great opener for the second half of this mystery. We still don't know much, but the line between sane and insane are blurring, which makes for thought-provoking reading. I enjoyed the dose of reality that is in this issue and can't wait to see where it leads us next.

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9.5
Rorschach (2020) #8

May 11, 2021

Rorschach #8 is another great issue that adds to the mystery and gives you a lot to think about between issues, fantastic art that makes you question the reality of the situation, and a major puzzle that is begging to be solved. This is building my hype, so I can't wait till we start getting some answers.

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9
Rorschach (2020) #9

Jun 8, 2021

Rorschach #9 is a great chapter that builds on the overall story. Each month I walk away from an issue with a deep story to think about and new clues from the real world that could tie in. I feel like I'm with the detective, and the ride continues to get wilder!

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8
Rorschach (2020) #10

Jul 13, 2021

While this is a slower, tamer issue, Rorschach #10 is nonetheless a good addition to the series with new developments that tease the reader and makes that monthly wait even harder. Knowing what you know now, it might be a good time to go back and check facts.

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8.5
Rorschach (2020) #11

Aug 10, 2021

Rorschach #11 is a great issue that walks a fine line between adding to the mystery and making you feel like you're following a crazy man. The issue will raise lots of questions, which is fun since this is a mystery. The art team gets some great opportunities to allow the dead to come back and present their side, so now it is up to you to decide before all is revealed (hopefully).

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8
Rorschach (2020) #12

Sep 14, 2021

The conclusion is here, and it will polarize fans, but you need to think about what is happening and ask yourself...what do you see? How do you really feel about our Detective, Laura, and Turley? Isn't that the point of a Rorschach test after all?

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10
Spider-Man: Spider's Shadow #1

Apr 12, 2021

This is looking to be a great story of the struggle of a good man as he has to fight his own dark inner impulses, and Chip inflicts some real torture on his main characters. There is also a write up after the story from Chip that just gives you a rundown of what to expect from this new era. Spider-Man: Spider's Shadow #1 is the perfect opener to this, and I really look forward to what else is coming from this new run of What If!

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9.5
Spirits Of Ghost Rider: Mother Of Demons (2020) #1

Feb 11, 2020

Don't miss this issue/mini-series as it will peel back the curtain and add to what is happening in Ghost Rider. Ed Brisson does a great job with the characters of Lilith, Johnny, and Danny by showcasing their situations and creating motivations. Looks like seeds are planted that may culminate in a potential Marvel event, so get in on the ground floor.

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9.5
Stargirl: The Lost Children #1

Nov 15, 2022

Geoff Johns and Todd Nauck are back with mystery and adventure as we look for The Lost Children. They are using elements from all across the DCU, including newly discovered ones, to make a fun, entertaining miniseries that rejuvenates the Golden Age.

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8.5
Stargirl: The Lost Children #2

Dec 20, 2022

Stargirl: The Lost Children #2 hits all the emotional beats while advancing the mystery. We can see that the Childminder isn't messing around, which puts Stargirl and Red Arrow in a dangerous spot. Geoff Johns and Todd Nauck deliver a potent one-two punch with the art and story as we continue the search for the Lost Children.

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8.5
Stargirl: The Lost Children #3

Jan 17, 2023

Stargirl: The Lost Children #3 is a character-driven issue that hits you with forgotten classic characters and introduces you to new ones that you will want to watch. Geoff Johns and Todd Nauck reveal just enough to keep you wondering but also add more to the mystery, making this story a hidden gem of a DC comic.

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8.5
Stargirl: The Lost Children #4

Feb 28, 2023

Stargirl: The Lost Children #4 is a great issue ignites the adventure these Lost Children are on. Lots of sacrifices, hurt, and hope await if they can escape. Yet the Child Minder brings The Buyer to the island, and what a surprise it is when you discover who it is. Questions arise, but adventure awaits!

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8.5
Stargirl: The Lost Children #5

Mar 28, 2023

A significant issue where Geoff Johns, Todd Nauck, and Matt Herms come together to get Stargirl and the Lost Children fighting back against the Child Minder before the big conclusion. Character connections, action, and drama are waiting for you in this issue that helps build up the New Golden Age.

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8.5
Stargirl: The Lost Children #6

May 9, 2023

The Lost Children was a fun adventure that showcased the innocence of youth and the dangers of comic book characters being forgotten. Johns and Nauck craft story and pages that hit emotions and bring excitement; this was a great mini that introduced new and classic characters to readers. In the end, where will they all go?

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9
Strikeforce (2019) #1

Sep 24, 2019

Strikeforce is shaping up to be an interesting mix of heroes going up against evil forces. The issue doesn't stand alone, so be ready to commit if you want to see this team in action, but the team members do work really well together.

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9
Superman Smashes The Klan #1

Oct 16, 2019

Great miniseries that will finally take a Superman adventure from the radio series and bring it to the comics wold. Great tale with lots of character struggle with real world issues. Fantastic art that shows a timeless Superman as well.

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9
Superman Smashes The Klan #2

Dec 18, 2019

Overall, this is a strong issue that really puts the characters into deep internal struggles that will affect them and also has them questioning themselves. Great coming-of-age and also a fantastic early adventure of Superman.

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10
Superman Smashes The Klan #3

Feb 19, 2020

Fantastic conclusion and showcase of the moments you've been waiting for, including lots of firsts for Superman. The children in this story also are very strong characters and you care about their struggles as well. If you want an adventure with growth along with positivity and hope, here is an adventure worthy of Superman.

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10
Superman: Lost (2023) #1

Mar 14, 2023

Priest, Pagulayan, Paz, and Cox unite as a tremendous force, crafting a beautiful story that tests Lois and Clark's relationship while showing fans how wild their world can be. A Superman shaken to his core and estranged from his wife seems to be a welcoming story for the Man of Tomorrow.

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8.5
Superman: Lost (2023) #2

Apr 11, 2023

Priest and Carlo Pagulayan continue to show Superman's odyssey as he is lost in space and time. Encounters that will leave trauma on Superman as he returns. This issue will make you think about how vital a breath can be in a crazy situation.

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8.5
Superman: Lost (2023) #3

May 9, 2023

Superman's biggest problem in this issue is...being Superman! Priest, Carlo Pagulayan and company take being Superman to a level of helping and punishment that drives Superman on such an emotional journey for our entertainment. Get ready to see how lonely and cold the universe can be.

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8
Superman: Lost (2023) #4

Jun 13, 2023

Clothes make the Superman as we learn the value of his suit. Saving people is an integral part of Superman's character and get ready to see a side of him as struggles with the fact that he needs to be saved. Plus, ideals clash as Superman struggles with what do in the conflict created by Priest and Carlo Pagulayan.

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7
Superman: Lost (2023) #6

Sep 12, 2023

Superman's Odyssey continues as his life is challenged by the past, present, and choices he might make. The veil continues to peel back as we discover the fallout of Szhemi's death and what the Lantern brings to this journey. Can Superman find and trust hope?

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6.5
Superman: Lost (2023) #7

Oct 10, 2023

The ruse of Superman on Superman is just not enough to carry this issue and story arc any further. 10 months for this odyssey to complete is a big ask. There are redeeming qualities like the situation between Lois and Lex Luthor, the fantastic art by Weeks and Pagulayan, and Superman seeking help. Still, this issue shows that this will read better as a collected edition since the time wait is taken out.

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8
Superman: Son of Kal-El (2021) #9

Mar 8, 2022

Jon has to deal with the all-too-real price of heroics sometimes, and you can tell that while he is Superman, he still has a lot of growing to do. It is a tough job to take on, and Jon is doing excellently, and I love that he is wise enough to recognize that he doesn't have to do it alone. The shared talk with Jon and Dick was great, and it felt like such a bonding moment that will lead to this next generation of Superman and Batman trusting each other a lot more than their fathers do.

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10
Tales From The Dark Multiverse: Infinite Crisis #1

Nov 27, 2019

This issue is FANTASTIC! I highly enjoyed the way this took several events and tied them up very nicely by way of Blue Beetle. This story has heart and gives a dark take on what happens when we take on more than we can handle. Highly recommended!

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8
Tales From The Dark Multiverse: Blackest Night #1

Nov 13, 2019

Overall, this was a very good issue. It was nice to see different characters in the event and a good struggle was placed on all of them with dealing with love and death, but it did leave me wanting more.

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10
The Death of Superman 30th Anniversary Special #1

Nov 8, 2022

This anniversary special is the perfect celebration, revisiting and adding to one of the biggest stories in comics. This issue will awaken your inner child and bring back the wonder, excitement, and drama you experienced the day Superman died.

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10
The New Golden Age (2022) #1

Nov 8, 2022

The New Golden Age #1 invites all to explore the rich world of DC Comics. Legacy, mystery, and fantastic adventure await the reader as they are spellbound by the beautiful art inside. I was reminded of the wonder and promise of the DC Universe Rebirth Special and am hyped for this new Golden Age!

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8.5
The Return of Superman 30th Anniversary Special (2023) #1

Oct 31, 2023

Creative talent from the Return of Superman era return to show some fun glimpses back in Return of Superman 30th Anniversary Special #1. They show that the magic of that era is alive and can be revived at any time. Excellent add-ons to the Supermen's first appearances and a great reflection on one of the worst stories the Daily Planet ever ran.

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9
The Rocketeer (2023): In The Den Of Thieves #1

Jul 11, 2023

Mooney & Messina craft an excellent opening to a potential epilogue to Cliff Secord's time as the Rocketeer by giving him the perfect life, yet Cliff can't find the thrill. Now by tossing him into the Den of Thieves, Cliff must sacrifice his peace to save others, but can he do it without a rocket pack? Is Cliff willing to pay that price?

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9
The Rocketeer: The Great Race #1

Apr 5, 2022

Blast off to the world of yesteryear and experience high adrenaline and two-fisted action with The Rocketeer! What a great return to this hero on his 40th anniversary by putting him in quite the situation to remind us of the hero he is!

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8
The Rocketeer: The Great Race #2

May 3, 2022

The Rocketeer: The Great Race #2 is a fun issue that continues to play in and build the timeless world of The Rocketeer. We are getting new characters that will have their parts to play, some obvious and some mysterious. Now we prep to enter the cockpit, participate in the great race, and see what action awaits.

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8
The Rocketeer: The Great Race #3

Jun 7, 2022

It is a fun issue that moves the story along with lots of adventure for Cliff Secord and his alter-ego, The Rocketeer; the spotlight is also on supporting characters as they find themselves pulled into Cliff's world. The issue sets up a quick situation for Cliff both in and out of the jet pack.

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9
The Rocketeer: The Great Race #4

Jul 19, 2022

The Rocketeer: The Great Race #4 is a suspenseful conclusion to this anniversary celebration of The Rocketeer. Stephen Mooney reminds us of just how incredible Cliff Secord's adventures are. We get more history about the late, great Dave Stevens. Treat yourself to this love-fest and share it with someone so they can experience the joy of comics!

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10
Titans (2023) #1

May 16, 2023

The Titans return as the top-class heroes who will protect us. Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott reunite to bring drama, action, and mystery to the Dawn of DC. As Nightwing says in this issue, "if the planet's protection is in my hands, I'm going to need my friends beside me." Titans Together, indeed!

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8.5
Titans (2023) #2

Jun 20, 2023

After last issue's events, the Titans get their legs and press forward to discover a villain's rebranding, a hero changing viewpoints, and that the dead are alive. Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott put the Titans on quite the course with this new volume as they make their way across the DC Universe.

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8.5
Titans (2023) #3

Sep 19, 2023

Titans #3 showcases that the team is not just action stars, but they are also investigators. They will have a tough time figuring out why the Flash will die, if the Church of Blood has reformed, and what made Tempest join the Church. Action, drama, and mystery abound as Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott tag team as a creative force that shows why the Titans are the premier DC super team.

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8.5
Titans (2023) #4

Oct 17, 2023

Titans #4 is a fun issue with wonderful character moments that progress and tie together the problems plaguing the Titans. An appearance by Waller hints at what will come with Tom Taylor's future crossover and Nicola Scott shows you a new disgusting way to recruit people.

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8.5
Titans (2023) #5

Nov 21, 2023

Titans #5 is a great issue that drives story and entertainment together. With the Rainforest and Flash's Death plot points getting closure, there is one more visit to Brother Blood, and we get another exciting reveal. This situation will be exciting and can lead to some wild fallout in upcoming issues. Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott deliver as always.

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8
Titans (2023) #6

Dec 26, 2023

Starfire fans, take heed: this issue will expand on her origins and connections to the Beast World event. Brother Righteous was shown to be from Tamaran, but when you discover how connected he was to Starfire's woes, you'll understand her anger from that cover tease. Great sync with the DC event!

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9
Titans (2023) #7

Jan 16, 2024

It's always darkest before the dawn. This issue proves it, as the Titans are against the ropes, but they regroup and come together for a costly win. The threat of Brother Eternity getting shut down will create a future problem for the close-knit team, as they might not like the solution made for them. It's a fun issue that adds to the Beast World event at DC Comics.

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8.5
Titans (2023) #8

Feb 20, 2024

Titans #8 is a great issue that keeps the momentum going forward post-Beast World, as the Titans have to deal with threats from inner and outer forces. How far can Beast Boy be pushed? What will Raven's demonic side do to the team? Will Sgt. Steel's attacks sway the public? The Titans were rising as the best set of Earth's champions, and now they might not even survive as a team. The next arc goes for the foundations to destroy.

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8
Virtually Yours OGN

Jul 14, 2020

'Virtually Yours' is an interesting modern take on digital apps and dating. Great character building and fantastic art create a real atmosphere. Rom-com tropes are present, but with a unique twist.

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9.5
War of the Realms: Uncanny X-Men #3

Jun 26, 2019

Conclusion to the War of the Realms tie in for the X-Men and has a major impact on the Mutants; also fits in very nicely with the current volume of Uncanny. A New Mutant will be mourned after this battle is won.

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