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The Umbrella Academy: The Apocalypse Suite #6

By: Gerard Way, Gabriel Ba
Released: Feb 20, 2008

Welcome to the jaw-dropping, action-packed, dramatic conclusion to The Umbrella Academy: Apocalypse Suite. As the world lingers on the brink of complete annihilation, this dysfunctional fighting team must put their issues aside as they attempt to save planet Earth.

Created by Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance, The Umbrella Academy feat...

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The Umbrella Academy: The Apocalypse Suite #5

By: Gerard Way, Gabriel Ba
Released: Jan 16, 2008

After an unexpected visitor trashes the The Umbrella Academy mansion, 00.05 uncovers Hargreeves's monocle and perhaps the key to saving the world!

Conceived and written by Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance, The Umbrella Academy features interior art by Eisner Award-nominated artist Gabriel Bá (De:TALES), colors by Eisner Award-winning...

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The Umbrella Academy: The Apocalypse Suite #4

By: Gerard Way, Gabriel Ba
Released: Dec 19, 2007

While The Umbrella Academy reconnects over the death of their father, a displaced sibling finds her next fix-in music. The influence of music transforms the lost member of the team; the family that rejected her will realize just how profoundly they underestimated their powerless sister.

Conceived and written by Gerard Way of My Chemica...

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The Umbrella Academy: The Apocalypse Suite #3

By: Gerard Way, Gabriel Ba
Released: Nov 21, 2007

The reunited Umbrella Academy launches into action to combat a robot crime spree and investigate a string of murdered violinists, all while trying to prevent the apocalypse. Meanwhile, the team's missing member--their powerless sister--slips further through the cracks, and into the very heart of a plot to destroy the world.

Conceived a...

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The Umbrella Academy: The Apocalypse Suite #2

By: Gerard Way, Gabriel Ba
Released: Oct 17, 2007

Nine years after parting ways, the estranged members of the Umbrella Academy have gathered for the funeral of their guardian and mentor. But their reunion is far from pleasant, as old wounds reopen, murderous mimes embark on a crime spree, and one of the siblings is seduced away by a mysterious villain . . .

Conceived and written by Ge...

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The Umbrella Academy: The Apocalypse Suite #1

By: Gerard Way, Gabriel Ba
Released: Sep 19, 2007

Once, the Umbrella Academy was unstoppable. Under the tutelage of their guardian and mentor, Dr. Reginald Hargreeves, its members spent their childhoods fighting evil and honing their extraordinary gifts.

Until something went terribly wrong.

Now, nine years later, the estranged members of the Umbrella Academy are reunited ...

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Lotrbruno rated Redlands #1 Aug 9, 2017
9.5

Redlands #1

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

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

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Lotrbruno rated Mister Miracle #1 Aug 9, 2017
10

Mister Miracle #1

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Aug 9, 2017

From the team behind THE SHERIFF OF BABYLON and the Hugo Award-nominated writer of Vision comes a unique new take on one of Jack Kirby's most beloved New Gods.
Scott Free is the greatest escape artist that ever lived. So great that he escaped Granny Goodness' gruesome orphanage and the dangers of Apokolips to travel across galaxies and set up a...

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9.0

An interesting and odd comic that features characters that I think few have thought about in a while. I like the connection that it has to New Gods, while also being a comic that will begin to explore and illuminate a character that has not had much exposure.

Bug: The Adventures of Forager #1

By: Lee Allred, Michael Allred
Released: May 10, 2017

An all-new Young Animal miniseries begins! Forager is just one of the Hive before he breaks out of his cocoon and finds himself in a mysterious house in an unknown realm. There he meets all kinds of strange creatures: a ghostly girl, a talking teddy bear and otherworldly weirdos that have literally jumped out of his worst nightmares. But these inte...

8.5

Bug: The Adventures of Forager #1

By: Lee Allred, Michael Allred
Released: May 10, 2017

An all-new Young Animal miniseries begins! Forager is just one of the Hive before he breaks out of his cocoon and finds himself in a mysterious house in an unknown realm. There he meets all kinds of strange creatures: a ghostly girl, a talking teddy bear and otherworldly weirdos that have literally jumped out of his worst nightmares. But these inte...

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Lotrbruno rated Blue Beetle #7 May 9, 2017
9.0

Blue Beetle #7

By: Keith Giffen, Scott Kolins
Released: Mar 22, 2017

Missing families! Kids with superpowers! Mystical beings arriving in El Paso! Who or what has been behind the strange doings in Jaime Reyes' hometown is about to be revealed. It's a force so powerful that Dr. Fate has no choice but to team up with Blue Beetle - even though he still suspects that the Beetle might have some connection to the evil ent...

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Lotrbruno rated Blue Beetle #6 May 9, 2017
9.0

Blue Beetle #6

By: Keith Giffen, Scott Kolins
Released: Feb 22, 2017

"THE POSSE" finale! The mystical being known as Mordecai Cull has come to El Paso to help pave the way for the rise of an even more powerful and malevolent entity. What he wasn't planning on was facing Blue Beetle and the power of the scarab! Now Cull is out to wrest the device from Jaime by any means necessary. But the Beetle doesn't stand alone-D...

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Lotrbruno rated Blue Beetle #5 May 9, 2017
8.0

Blue Beetle #5

By: Keith Giffen, Scott Kolins
Released: Jan 25, 2017

"THE POSSE" part five! Things are getting stranger in El Paso, where deep beneath the earth, something-or someone-has been sending out waves of mystical energy that are creating beings with super powers-and they all seem to be after Blue Beetle! Now one such being has been summoned to prepare the way for this entity's rising. All of this puts Jaime...

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Lotrbruno rated Blue Beetle #4 May 9, 2017
8.5

Blue Beetle #4

By: Keith Giffen, Scott Kolins
Released: Dec 28, 2016

The origin of Blue Beetle begins! Jaime relates the story of how he came to acquire the scarab on his back that grants him his powers and more is revealed about its magical foundation. Meanwhile, Ted Kord is tied up with a new arrival in El Paso-and wait till you see who it is!

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Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #6

By: Jonathan Rivera, Michael Avon Oeming
Released: Mar 15, 2017

The end of the beginning is here! Cave Carson and company must battle through hordes of Fungus Beasts to prevent EBX from awakening the ancient being known as the Whisperer. With the fate of the world hanging in the balance, how can a spelunker, a vigilante and a college sophomore defeat an ancient evil? Don't worry, because Cave Carson has a plan!...

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Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #5

By: Jonathan Rivera, Tom Scioli
Released: Feb 15, 2017

After agreeing to help defeat the mysterious being known as the Whisperer, Cave imbibes "Night Pudding" (a concoction reserved for only the strongest warriors and the truly metal) with King P'Thrall, while Chloe experiences the local scene with a group of subterranean teenagers. What could possibly go wrong? And if something did go wrong, it's all ...

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Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #4

By: Jonathan Rivera, Michael Avon Oeming
Released: Jan 18, 2017

Cave and his team find the underground city of Muldroog, and it's not what he expected. Plus, Cave has visions of his deceased wife, but are they hallucinations, or is there more to this than meets the cybernetic eye? Also features a Super Powers backup feature by Thomas Scioli (G.I. Joe vs. Transformers)!

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Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #3

By: Jonathan Rivera, Michael Avon Oeming
Released: Dec 21, 2016

Cave and his ad hoc team of spelunkers (his daughter Chloe and best-bud mechanic Jack Wheeler) have answered the call to adventure! But as they search for the lost city of Muldroog, Cave's employer sends a crack team of his own in the latest in subterranean transportation: the Mighty Mole MK 2, led by a famed explorer from Cave's past. And it looks...

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Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #2

By: Jonathan Rivera, Michael Avon Oeming
Released: Nov 16, 2016

Something is rotten in the subterranean state of Muldroog, the ancestral home of Cave’s wife Eileen (a.k.a. Princess Mazra P’thrall), forcing Cave to step out of adventurer retirement to solve this mystery. To do that, he must to steal a massive piece of mobile technology and recruit an old friend for this mission. Also in this issue: How Cave ...

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9.0

Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #1

By: Jonathan Rivera, Michael Avon Oeming
Released: Oct 19, 2016

Cave Carson has done it all: survived countless adventures below the Earth's surface, met the love of his life, and gotten a cybernetic eye...somehow. After he and his wife, Eileen, sent their only daughter Chloe off to college, Cave was ready to become just another mundane member of the surface world. That is, until Eileen got sick. Newly widowed,...

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Lotrbruno rated Giant Days #2 Apr 28, 2017
8.5

Giant Days #2

By: John Allison, Lissa Treiman
Released: Apr 15, 2015

When Freshers' Flu strikes the dorm, no one gets off easy. Daisy enters a onesided relationship with an offbrand Polish cold cure given to her by Ed Gemmell, Susan is forced into nicotine withdrawal, and Esther becomes incapable of distinguishing fever dreams from reality. Death stalks the dorm halls by night!

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Lotrbruno rated Giant Days #1 Apr 28, 2017
9.0

Giant Days #1

By: John Allison, Lissa Treiman
Released: Mar 18, 2015

This book is going to draw a lot of comparison to other young adult graphic novels; BOOM! even lists some that the feel it’s a home with such as: Drama, Friends With Boys and so on. The thing is we have the advantage of having the complete story in both those cases whereas Giant Days is just starting, but it’s off to a hell of a start. While I ...

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9.5

Supergirl: Being Super #2

By: Mariko Tamaki, Joelle Jones
Released: Feb 22, 2017

Midvale has been torn apart by a devastating earthquake, and the death toll has hit Kara Danvers hard. As she begins to put the pieces of her life back together, Kara's developing powers kick into high gear, and her memories of a world that shouldn't exist begin to surface.
RATED T

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Supergirl: Being Super #1

By: Mariko Tamaki, Joelle Jones
Released: Dec 28, 2016

Flying and crushing coal into diamonds may come easy, but try popping a Kryptonian zit! Caldecott Honor-winning and Eisner Award-winning writer Mariko Tamaki (This One Summer) teams with Eisner Award-nominated artist Joëlle Jones (Lady Killer) for a coming-of-age tale like you've never seen before. But while growing pains shake up Kara's world, a ...

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8.5

Justice League of America #3

By: Steve Orlando, Diogenes Neves
Released: Mar 29, 2017

"THE EXTREMISTS" part three! The Extremists now control a nation, and within its borders, all is ordered and protected - all but free will. But how do seven people, even the JLA, fight an entire country? And even if they could, no one can truly prepare for the catastrophic design Dreamslayer has in store for reality itself.

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Lotrbruno rated Titans Annual #1 Apr 1, 2017
9.0

Titans Annual #1

By: Dan Abnett, Minkyu Jung
Released: Mar 29, 2017

When Dick, Wally, Donna and Garth awaken in an unfamiliar place, they find themselves face-to-face with their mentors: Batman, The Flash, Wonder Woman and Aquaman! Allied together against a common foe, the mentors and protégés must race against the clock to unlock the secret of their current predicament and save the planet from an alien i...

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Lotrbruno rated Batgirl Annual #1 Apr 1, 2017
8.0

Batgirl Annual #1

By: Hope Larson, Inaki Miranda
Released: Mar 29, 2017

Batgirl and Supergirl must team up to break into Arkham Asylum! In this all-new Rebirth annual Batgirl must seek Supergirl's help to solve a mystery that leads them to the heart of the most insane insane asylum there is! But what they discover - and who they discover - in Arkham will lead to a much, much bigger story!

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9.0

Adam Strange / Future Quest Special #1

By: Marc Andreyko, Steve Lieber
Released: Mar 29, 2017

After the events of the DEATH OF HAWKMAN miniseries, Adam Strange is blasted through multiple dimensions only to land on Earth! There, instead of super-powered beings and legendary crime fighters, he encounters a boy adventurer and his scientist father - and they're the only ones who can help him return home. Jonny Quest, Hadji, Dr. Quest and Race ...

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Lotrbruno rated Batwoman #1 Mar 19, 2017
9.0

Batwoman #1

By: Marguerite Bennett, Steve Epting
Released: Mar 15, 2017

"The Many Arms Of Death" part one! At last - Batwoman is back in her own ongoing series! On the island nation of Coryana, anything goes for members of the criminal underworld... and during her lost years after being drummed out of the military, Kate Kane found a kind of refuge there. But now, a deadly new bioweapon is available in the markets of Co...

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Lotrbruno rated All-Star Batman #8 Mar 19, 2017
9.5

All-Star Batman #8

By: Scott Snyder, Mark Morales
Released: Mar 15, 2017

"Hats and Bats"! Underestimate the Mad Hatter at your own peril. Batman takes on one of his most dangerous and deranged foes in a mind-bending tale from the powerhouse creative team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Giuseppe Camuncoli!

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