George Chrysostomou's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: Fortress of Solitude Reviews: 34
7.4Avg. Review Rating

7.4
Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows (2016) #19

Jun 8, 2018

If you're looking for an easy and fun to read, Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows #19 gives you a break from some of the darker stuff out there. This is the breath of fresh air we needed.

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7.0
Avengers (2018) #4

Jul 17, 2018

Avengers #4 is a breezy read and I'm interested to see where it next goes.

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8.0
Flash (2016) #47

May 23, 2018

The Flash #47 has done a fantastic job in capitalising on Wally's presence and the array of interesting characters that line the Flash universe.

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9.0
Flash (2016) #48

Jun 15, 2018

The Flash #48 is bold, colourful and well told.

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6.0
Flash (2016) #49

Jun 27, 2018

If DC continues on this track, the repetition will start to become even more obvious.

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7.0
Flash (2016) #51

Aug 1, 2018

The finish of this title is one that leaves a lot of room for thought.

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8.0
Flash (2016) #52

Aug 8, 2018

With the waves of change sweeping across Central City, The Flash must learn to work alongside his partners if he is to face the new forces emerging.

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7.4
Flash (2016) #53

Aug 31, 2018

Finally giving The Flash some new ground to work with, Issue 53 continues to focus on fun takes of old characters whilst building both a redemptive arc and a coping mechanism for Barry in an ever-changing landscape.

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7.0
Geek-Girl Vol 2 #2

Jul 23, 2018

The writing is crisp and the narrative succinct. It doesn't reinvent the wheel but it adds a new lick of paint to it, making it feel a lot fresher. The art was also admirable, capturing, most importantly, the emotions of our main hero. I'd like to see more from this series and be able to track its progression as there is potentially something special there.

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3.2
Harley Quinn: Harley Loves Joker #1

May 2, 2018

Overall, whilst I love the vibrant art and use of coloured lettering, I didn't love this Harley Loves Joker #1 story.

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7.4
Harley Quinn: Harley Loves Joker #2

May 16, 2018

Finally understanding where the narrative is headed, Harley Loves Joker #2 managed to surpass my expectations.

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7.4
Justice League (2018) #2

Jun 20, 2018

I am sceptical as to whether the quality of this series will dip in the future due to the elements I have mentioned but, for now, I'm going to enjoy the journey that thus far has been expertly crafted.

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6.4
Justice League (2018) #3

Jul 4, 2018

Justice League #3 is integral in setting up the future direction of the series.

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8.4
Justice League (2018) #5

Aug 2, 2018

The best issue in the series so far, Justice League #5 puts the focus on the detestable Legion of Doom in a great exploration of their villainous plan.

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6.4
Justice League (2018) #6

Aug 15, 2018

An adventure with strong character moments falls short when the weight of its over-complicated narrative threatens to crush the issue into confusion.

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7.2
Justice League (2018) #7

Sep 6, 2018

Landing safely, this issue manages to wrangle in some of the complicated story elements bringing it back to basics, with strong character work and intriguing, potentially hugely consequential premises.

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8.0
Justice League: No Justice #1

May 9, 2018

Justice League: No Justice #1 is the start of a miniseries that perhaps should have more issues considering its stakes, but what's in-store seems like a fun ride with high stakes to match the thrills.

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8.0
Justice League: No Justice #2

May 16, 2018

A fun read with continuously high stakes and a frenetic pace leave me wanting more of No Justice!

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8.0
Justice League: No Justice #3

May 23, 2018

Not as fun as the last two, but full of the same kinetic energy and intrigue. Justice League: No Justice #3 adds another unique element to this 4 part narrative.

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8.0
Justice League: No Justice #4

May 30, 2018

Justice League: No Justice delivered on the promise that it would mix things up for these classic heroes. This was a stellar series with a fitting finale.

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9.0
Mera: Queen of Atlantis #4

May 24, 2018

As this miniseries races towards its conclusion, it shows that it is anything but simple and streamlined. Complex yet relatable, Mera Queen of Atlantis has been a turning point for the heroine, as she embarks on a character-defining series that may just transcend the recent work of her future spouse.

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9.0
Mera: Queen of Atlantis #5

Jun 27, 2018

Mera Queen Of Atlantis is a must-read for fans!

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8.4
Mera: Queen of Atlantis #6

Jul 28, 2018

I'm very happy that Mera, Queen Of Atlantis was as good as it was and I believe they'll be a few more Mera fans after this, ahead of her role on the big screen.

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9.0
Mister Miracle #8

Apr 18, 2018

Gritty, beautiful, realistic and powerful, Mister Miracle is still garnering much-earned attention.

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7.4
Skyward (2018) #1

Apr 18, 2018

Absolutely worth following in the future to see where they take this, for Skyward the only way is up from here on out.

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7.4
The Immortal Men #1

Apr 11, 2018

This is a promising start to another section of the Dark Night: Metal series.

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7.0
The Immortal Men #2

May 9, 2018

Whether The Immortal Men will be timeless is up for debate, but there is a lot of work still to go before these characters resonate with readers.

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8.0
The Immortal Men #3

Jun 13, 2018

Overall, this issue slowed down the title whilst still keeping us interested. The Immortal Men are clearly a team that will have longevity if this type of storytelling is to continue.

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7.4
The Immortal Men #4

Jul 17, 2018

The Immortal Men #4 does a lot to set the title up as a longstanding narrative with compelling characters.

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5.4
The Unexpected (2018) #1

Jun 6, 2018

Overall, if you have the time give The Unexpected a try. However, if you are looking for a series that you can sink your teeth into, perhaps The Immortal Men will be a better fit.

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5.4
The Unexpected (2018) #2

Jul 4, 2018

There are better DC titles out there.

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7.4
The Unexpected (2018) #3

Aug 1, 2018

Taking readers in Unexpected directions, this series has hit its stride and it's all the more fun for it.

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8.4
Wonder Woman (2016) #51

Jul 27, 2018

Whilst huge cosmic battles certainly garner ratings and big moments, it is these smaller slower chapters that add significant depth to the characters that inhabit this DC universe.

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8.4
Wonder Woman (2016) #52

Aug 8, 2018

An adventurous and fun read, Wonder Woman is paired with some fantastic supporting characters and an intriguing mythos that raises the bar for the title.

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