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Marvel 2099: Alpha #1

By: Nick Spencer, Viktor Bogdanovic
Released: Nov 20, 2019

80 years ago, the Marvel Universe was born. 80 years from now, will it die?! THE FUTURE IS IN PERIL! Events of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN have been leading to this for months. Something is happening in 2099 that spans Nueva York and beyond and will shake up the official Marvel Future forever. This is not a drill!
Rated T

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Walt's Comics & Books reviewed Heart Attack #1 Dec 5, 2019
5.0

Played by the numbers. Meh.

Heart Attack #1

By: Shawn Kittelsen, Eric Zawadzki
Released: Nov 20, 2019

SERIES PREMIERE! Superpowers and teenage romance collide in the newest Skybound original by SHAWN KITTELSEN (Mortal Kombat 11) and ERIC ZAWADZKI (The Dregs, Eternal)!
Gene therapy has saved Americans from disease-only to give birth to Variants: people with powers so unique, the government denies their human rights. But a rebellion has begun...<...

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Walt's Comics & Books added 20XX to their pull list Dec 5, 2019

20XX

SERIES PREMIERE

From JONATHAN LUNA (ALEX + ADA, GIRLS, THE SWORD) and LAUREN KEELY, in her writing debut, comes an all-new ongoing series!

This sci-fi thriller for mature readers imagines a not-so-distant future-a world of norms and syms, divided by fear. Syms, a small percentage of the population with telekinetic abilities, form...

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Walt's Comics & Books reviewed Everything #4 Dec 5, 2019
6.5

With basically every mystery still being very mysterious and only one issue left... and with sales numbers, which don't necessarily warrant a second "season"... is this once-promising series up for a serious nosedive?

Everything #4

By: Christopher Cantwell, I. N. J. Culbard
Released: Dec 4, 2019

The bizarre mysteries that Lori has stumbled upon get more twisted as she's led deeper into the confounding truth. But she might not be able to trust anyone, and more than one mysterious power wants her on their side. Meanwhile, the darkness of the Everything store is spreading to Rick, Eberhard and all of Holland, Michigan . . . and it's getting m...

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7.5

It's exactly what you'd expect. Pretty solid.

Punisher: Soviet #1

By: Garth Ennis, Jacen Burrows
Released: Nov 13, 2019

• Garth Ennis (Co-Creator of The Boys & Preacher) is back at Marvel and writing the Punisher again, this time with art phenom Jacen Burrows (MOON KNIGHT, 303, Crossed) at his side.
•  A dozen Russian mobsters lie dead at the Punisher's feet and he wasn't the one who pulled the trigger.
•  If you know Frank Castle, you know this d...

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Walt's Comics & Books reviewed 20XX #1 Dec 5, 2019
9.0

This is how you do an excellent first issue. Really dig the new art style by Jonathan Luna and the b&w, too.

20XX #1

By: Lauren Keely, Jonathan Luna
Released: Dec 4, 2019

SERIES PREMIERE

From JONATHAN LUNA (ALEX + ADA, GIRLS, THE SWORD) and LAUREN KEELY, in her writing debut, comes an all-new ongoing series!

This sci-fi thriller for mature readers imagines a not-so-distant future-a world of norms and syms, divided by fear. Syms, a small percentage of the population with telekinetic abilities, form...

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8.0

The tonality was right, the artwork was great, just that the story didn't really grab me.

John Constantine: Hellblazer #1

By: Si Spurrier, Aaron Campbell
Released: Nov 27, 2019

John Constantine is back in London, back to his old tricks-and just in time, as things have become very dark indeed in his old stomping grounds. A small-time gang lord has found himself dealing with a big-time outbreak of supernatural weirdness...and without any allies to call on and nothing left to call his own, John doesn't have much choice about...

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Walt's Comics & Books reviewed Doctor Doom #3 Dec 5, 2019
6.0

This was messy.

Doctor Doom #3

By: Christopher Cantwell, Salvador Larroca
Released: Dec 4, 2019

DOCTOR DOOM is dead. For now. In this issue he literally finds himself in Hell, battling against his old foe Mephisto for the control of his own soul. It's an epic underworld fight, the victor of which may have to be decided by an unexpected third party. Meanwhile, the Blue Marvel continues his hunt for the Doctor, and begins to wonder if Victor's ...

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7.0

Far Sector #1

By: N.K. Jemisin, Jamal Campbell
Released: Nov 13, 2019

N.K. Jemisin, the acclaimed, award-winning author of The Broken Earth and Inheritance science fiction trilogies, makes her comic book debut with bestselling Naomi artist Jamal Campbell as they thrust you into a stunning sci-fi murder mystery on the other side of the universe!
For the past six months, newly chosen Green Lantern Sojourner "Jo" M...

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Walt's Comics & Books reviewed Fallen Angels #1 Nov 15, 2019
7.5

Good writing, terrible art and colors/digital „effects“. Too many subplots and backstory/exposition makes it feel pretty slow, which is not good for a (expensive) first Issue. Not sure if I’ll be back for more...

Fallen Angels #1

By: Bryan Edward Hill, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Nov 13, 2019

THE DAWN DOES NOT BREAK FOR ALL!
Psylocke finds herself in this new world of Mutantkind unsure of her place in it... but when a face from her past returns only to be killed, she seeks help from others who feel similar to get vengeance. Cable and X-23 join Kwannon for a personal mission that could jeopardize all Mutantkind!
Rated T+

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Walt's Comics & Books rated Lucifer #1 Nov 10, 2019
9.0

Lucifer #1

By: Dan Watters, Max Fiumara
Released: Oct 17, 2018

Lucifer is missing. Having embarked on a dangerous journey to find the mother of his abandoned son, the Prince of Lies finds himself imprisoned and crippled by mysterious forces who seek to torment him for their own terrible ends. Meanwhile: a car is crashed, two witches blind themselves, a tumor speaks its first words, and a perfectly good bowl of...

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8.0

Hellboy and The B.P.R.D.: Long Night at Goloski Station #1

By: Mike Mignola, Matt Smith
Released: Oct 30, 2019

A quiet night at a rundown Russian train station turns into an all-out demon battle for Hellboy when three sinister interlopers pass through.

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7.5

Amazing Spider-Man #33

By: Nick Spencer, Patrick Gleason
Released: Nov 6, 2019

THE FUTURE IS IN PERIL!
•  Miguel O'Hara's mysterious return to the present threatens his life and his entire future. But why?
•  As for OUR time's Spider-Man, he's got his hands full with classic villains, family problems and international incidents that intertwine in terrifying ways!
Rated T

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Walt's Comics & Books added Ghost Rider (2019) to their pull list Nov 10, 2019

Ghost Rider (2019)

ALL HELLS BREAK LOOSE!
The Brothers Ghost Rider are back! Johnny Blaze ain't just the king of Hell-he's the warden too. He's the first line of defense between the demonic hordes trying to escape the joint and the lords of other hells making a play for his throne and all the power that comes with it - including a certain evil queen from his past...

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8.0

Ghost Rider #2

By: Ed Brisson, Aaron Kuder
Released: Nov 6, 2019

GHOST RIDER VS. GHOST RIDER!
  It had to happen... Johnny versus Danny! But who does Mephisto have his money on?
Rated T+

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7.5

Fantastic Four #16

By: Dan Slott, Sean Izaakse
Released: Nov 6, 2019

"Point of Origin" Part 3
•  Who is the winged warrior named Sky? What's her shocking connection to the origin of the Human Torch? And how will she change his life FOREVER?
•  Meanwhile, separated from the rest of the Fantastic Four, the Thing stands alone as he faces off against the Five Hundred Horde of Freak ...

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Wolf Warner reviewed Doctor Doom #2 Nov 8, 2019
9.0

Blue Marvel... Taskmaster... nuff said

Doctor Doom #2

By: Christopher Cantwell, Salvador Larroca
Released: Nov 6, 2019

DOCTOR DOOM has been taken prisoner by the world itself... but he may find unexpected aid in his escape. Now vulnerable and without his usual strength, he must keep a low profile on the streets of New York, or else risk being captured again. He'll seek out an old 'frenemy' for help and battle lethal opportunists, all while wrestling these visions h...

YourGreenMuse reviewed Doctor Doom #2 Nov 7, 2019
9.0

Still really enjoying this.

Doctor Doom #2

By: Christopher Cantwell, Salvador Larroca
Released: Nov 6, 2019

DOCTOR DOOM has been taken prisoner by the world itself... but he may find unexpected aid in his escape. Now vulnerable and without his usual strength, he must keep a low profile on the streets of New York, or else risk being captured again. He'll seek out an old 'frenemy' for help and battle lethal opportunists, all while wrestling these visions h...

Walt's Comics & Books reviewed Doctor Doom #2 Nov 10, 2019
9.0

Cabtwell's the next big thing.

Doctor Doom #2

By: Christopher Cantwell, Salvador Larroca
Released: Nov 6, 2019

DOCTOR DOOM has been taken prisoner by the world itself... but he may find unexpected aid in his escape. Now vulnerable and without his usual strength, he must keep a low profile on the streets of New York, or else risk being captured again. He'll seek out an old 'frenemy' for help and battle lethal opportunists, all while wrestling these visions h...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped These Savage Shores from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

These Savage Shores

Two centuries after the first European ship sailed to the Malabar Coast and made landfall at Calicut, the East India Company seeks to secure its future along the lucrative Silk Route, in the year 1766. An old evil now sails aboard a company ship, hoping to make a home in this new found land. But he will soon find that the ground along the Indus is ...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Sword Daughter from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Sword Daughter

The Forty Swords came at night and murdered the entire village, save for two people: the infant Elsbeth and her grief-stricken father, Dag. Setting off on a revenge quest that will span the width of Viking Age Europe, they find the key to repairing their damaged relationship lies in the swords they carry. Created by Brian Wood (Northlanders, The Ma...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped The Life And Death Of Toyo Harada from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

The Life And Death Of Toyo Harada

Eisner Award-winning writer Joshua Dysart (HARBINGER, HARBINGER WARS) returns to the Valiant Universe to continue crafting Toyo Harada's controversial mission to save humanity from itself. Presented in an oversized format and featuring a lineup of all-star artists, including Mico Suayan (BLOODSHOT SALVATION), CAFU (RAI), and more, THE LIFE AND DEAT...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Paper Girls from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Paper Girls

SAGA writer BRIAN K. VAUGHAN launches a brand-new ONGOING SERIES with superstar Wonder Woman artist CLIFF CHIANG!  In the early hours after Halloween of 1988, four 12-year-old newspaper delivery girls uncover the most important story of all time.  Stand By Me meets War of the Worlds in this mysterious young adult adventure, starting with a spec...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Doom Patrol (2016) from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Doom Patrol (2016)

  The atoms are buzzing. The daydreams crowd sentient streets, and the creative team has been warned, "Turn back now or suffer the mighty consequence of sheer, psycho-maniacal mayhem." Generation-arsonists unite-this is DOOM PATROL, and the God of the Super Heroes is bleeding on the floor.
A blenderized reimagining of the ultimate series of t...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Jessica Jones from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Jessica Jones

She is back after a decade! A lot has changed in the Marvel Universe and there are still many secrets hiding in the shadows. Secrets only a special woman like Jessica Jones can hope to uncover. Discover the haunting secrets from Jessica's past in this blistering new series. Alias Investigations is open for business.
PARENTAL ADVISORY

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Extremity from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Extremity

SERIES PREMIERE! Thea dreams. Not of a better life, but of revenge on the clan that ruined her family. With ferocious battles between man, machines, and monsters ahead...who knows where her quest for vengeance will take her? Creator DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON (Space Mullet) and colorist MIKE SPICER present a bold new vision, where the beauty and imagina...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped The Black Monday Murders from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

The Black Monday Murders

"MAMMON"
ALL HAIL GOD MONEY! From JONATHAN HICKMAN (EAST OF WEST, Secret Wars, Avengers) and TOMM COKER (UNDYING LOVE) comes a new crypto-noir series about the power of dirty, filthy money... and exactly what kind of people you can buy with it. THE BLACK MONDAY MURDERS is classic occultism where the various schools of magic are actually clandes...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Nightwing: The New Order from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Nightwing: The New Order

NIGHTWING: THE NEW ORDER is the story of a future world without "weapons"-where superpowers have been eliminated and outlawed. The man responsible? None other than Dick Grayson, a.k.a. Nightwing, now leader of a government task force called the Crusaders who are charged with hunting the remaining Supers. But when events transpire which turn the Cru...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Spy Seal from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Spy Seal

SERIES PREMIERE!
"THE CORTEN-STEEL PHOENIX," Part One
Journey into the thrilling world of international espionage as one of Britain's most covert MI-6 divisions, The Nest, recruits a brand-new secret agent to their team: SPY SEAL! An exciting new comic series-reminiscent of The Adventures of Tintin and Usagi Yojimbo-and created by SHE WOLF...

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Walt's Comics & Books dropped Magnus from their pull list Nov 9, 2019

Magnus

Do humans dream of owning electric sheep? Artificial intelligences, rather than becoming our overlords, have settled into an uneasy symbiosis with humanity - they work for us as our colleagues and servants, earning vacation-time they spend in a boundless digital universe running on human-maintained server farms. But not all AIs are cool with the de...

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