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Aberrant: Season 2 #1

By: Rylend Grant, Davi Leon Dias
Released: Apr 24, 2019

Chapter 1: "I Need A Hero." As a wholly new and delightfully twisted story arc begins, David is forced to team with the man he hates most (and trusts the least) to complete a key mission. Disgraced former superhero Lance Cordrey wonders if he has one last save-the-world push left in him.

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batman_forever rated Fairlady #1 Jan 26, 2021
8.0

Fairlady #1

By: Brian Schirmer, Claudia Balboni
Released: Apr 10, 2019

SERIES PREMIERE

Every fantasy epic ends with a war. But what happens when the war is over?

After posing as a man to join the army, Jenner Faulds returns home to The Feld for a new start as a "Fairman"-a specially licensed private investigator. But sexism didn't end on the battlefield, and as the only "Fairlady," Jenner gets stuck...

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6.5

War of the Realms #1

By: Jason Aaron, Russell Dauterman
Released: Apr 3, 2019

Asgard. Alfheim. Heven. Jotunheim. Muspelheim. Niffleheim. Nidavellir. Svartalfheim. Vanaheim. All of the Ten Realms have fallen to Malekith and his army except one: Midgard. Home to Thor's beloved humans. Home to heroes and gods alike. Now, at last, it burns. And Thor won't even be there to see it.
All hell breaks loose in New York City as Ma...

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batman_forever rated Stiletto #1 Jan 25, 2021
6.0

Stiletto #1

By: Palle Schmidt
Released: Apr 3, 2019

A crime story with a twist. The brutal slaying of two police officers guarding a material witness pin detectives Alphonse and Maynard against their toughest adversary yet. But as they get further into their investigation, they uncover a leak inside the police department known only as "Stiletto."

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batman_forever rated Giantkillers #1 Jan 25, 2021
5.0

Giantkillers #1

By: Bart Sears
Released: Apr 3, 2019

Arkon the Giantkiller is fated to protect Auoro, the One True Chosen, so that she may destroy the evil Lord Omin. She just has to survive long enough to do it! Bart Sears pens the story he has always wanted to tell, a tale of brutal sword-swinging action as Arkon seeks to rescue the infant Auoro from her captors. With art by the all-star team of Ri...

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5.0

Curse Words: Spring Has Sprung Special #1

By: Charles Soule, Ryan Browne
Released: Apr 3, 2019

Spring is in the air, which means it's time for the final seasonal CURSE WORDS special! This ends an unofficial trilogy begun with the Winter and Summer specials, telling the story of the greatest, most tragic love story in all of comics: Wizord and Ruby Stitch. Watch, read, glory, exult as love blooms... and then it all goes to hell. Read this one...

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5.5

Bronze Age Boogie #1

By: Stuart Moore, Alberto Ponticelli
Released: Apr 3, 2019

AHOY Wave Two begins! What do you get when you combine all the best-loved comics genres of the 1970s: apes, monsters, Kung Fu, sword-and-sorcery, and cosmic adventure? You get Bronze Age Boogie, an intense, character-based action-fest with plenty of style! In this collector's item first issue, young barbarian princess Brita Constantin...

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7.5

Synergy: A Hasbro Creators Showcase #1

By: Various
Released: Mar 27, 2019

In recognition of Women's History month, IDW and Hasbro are teaming up to create SYNERGY: A HASBRO CREATORS SHOWCASE, a celebration of fan-favorites and new talent working with some of the most beloved Hasbro characters. With 13 fabulous covers drawn from the IDW archives and 27 pages of new material-including autobiographical works by Mairghread S...

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batman_forever rated Dark Red #1 Jan 24, 2021
6.5

Dark Red #1

By: Tim Seeley, Corin Howell
Released: Mar 20, 2019

Charles "Chip" Ipswich isn't one of those coastal elites with a liberal arts degree and a job at a social media start-up who knows where all the best brunch places are...
No, Chip is one of the "forgotten men." He lives in a rural area in the middle of the country where Jesus still has a place at the dinner table and where factories send jobs t...

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8.0

Outpost Zero Vol. 3: The Only Living Things

By: Sean McKeever, Alexandre Tefenkgi

Welcome back to the smallest town in the universe! Deep in the Outpost, Alea and Sam make a new friend who knows a lot more than they do, and finally get to ask the questions that have been building since Steven's death. But can their friendship survive the answers? Find out in the final volume of this coming-of-age science fiction epic! Collects O...

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batman_forever rated Witchblade Vol. 3 Jan 17, 2021
7.0

Witchblade Vol. 3

By: Caitlin Kittredge, Roberta Ingranata

    Transported five years into the future by the shockwave of a failed spell, Alex, Ash, and Majil must find a way back home-but the New York they knew is gone, and an apocalyptic wasteland ruled by demons stands between them and their ticket back to the present.

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7.0

Spider-Man: Life Story #1

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mark Bagley
Released: Mar 20, 2019

In 1962, in AMAZING FANTASY #15, 15-year-old Peter Parker was bitten by a radioactive spider and became the Amazing Spider-Man! Fifty-seven years have passed in the real world since that event - so what would have happened if the same amount of time passed for Peter as well?
A special high-end limited series that's a part of the celebration of ...

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batman_forever rated Lazarus: Risen #1 Jan 13, 2021
6.0

Lazarus: Risen #1

By: Greg Rucka, Michael Lark
Released: Mar 20, 2019

NEW STORY ARC!
"FRACTURE I," Part One
LAZARUS returns in an all-new prestige format! New series, new story arc, new size, and a new quarterly schedule!
Introducing a new ongoing LAZARUS series-at 64 pages, perfect bound, LAZARUS: RISEN continues the story of Forever and the Carlyle Family... featuring an oversized, 44-page story by Eisn...

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8.0

Captain Marvel Vol. 2: Falling Star

By: Kelly Thompson, Annapaola Martello

Captain Marvel enlists in the War of the Realms! The Dark Elf King Malekith and his allies have conquered Earth. At least, they think they have - and they've divided the spoils accordingly, with the Enchantress raising an army of the dead and staking a claim on South America. But Earth isn't going down without a fight, and Captain Marvel leads Blac...

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batman_forever rated Naomi Season One Dec 31, 2020
8.0

Naomi Season One

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Jamal Campbell

DC's biggest, newest mystery starts here! When a fight between Superman and Mongul crashes into a small Northwestern town, Naomi begins to uncover the last time a super-powered person visited her home-and how that might tie into her own origins and adoption. Follow Naomi's journey on a quest that will take her to the heart of the DC Universe and un...

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batman_forever rated Young Justice #6 Dec 24, 2020
7.0

Young Justice #6

By: Brian Michael Bendis, John Timms
Released: Jun 5, 2019

The secrets of Gemworld begin to unlock themselves for the newly reformed members of Young Justice-Tim Drake, Conner Kent, Jinny Hex, Wonder Girl, Impulse and  the new Teen Lantern-but is it too late for the teen heroes to help Amethyst bring some order to her chaotic realm? Fan-favorite artist Elena Casagrande also joins the team as she delivers...

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batman_forever rated Self/Made #6 Dec 24, 2020
8.0

Self/Made #6

By: Matt Groom, Eduardo Ferigato
Released: May 1, 2019

MINISERIES FINALE!
"A REAL PAIN-IN-THE-ASS ACCIDENT": Amala lost her family in her search for answers. Bryce lost his soul in his quest for revenge. Now, outside the walls of the universe, far beyond all that we understand, they come face-to-face for the last time.

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7.5

Adventures of the Super Sons #10

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Carlo Barberi
Released: May 1, 2019

It's the runaway train from hell! Superboy and Robin better hold on for dear life as they ride a 20-megaton cosmic engine of mass combustion (that's a pun!) into their final battle with Rex Luthor! But Rex has got a brand-new army of shiny young super-villains ready to conquer all they survey...will the son of Batman and the son of Superman be enou...

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batman_forever rated Wonder Woman #69 Dec 23, 2020
7.0

Wonder Woman #69

By: G. Willow Wilson, Cary Nord
Released: Apr 24, 2019

Diana made a promise to Aphrodite: she would do everything she could to help her find her son, Atlantiades, lost somewhere on Earth. But when they pick up his trail, there's no way to prepare themselves for what they'll find: a perfectly normal suburban town...driven out of its mind with uncontrolled lust!

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batman_forever rated Wild Storm #22 Dec 23, 2020
5.5

Wild Storm #22

By: Warren Ellis, Jon Davis-Hunt
Released: Apr 24, 2019

"The Sparks has the authority." Jenny Mei Sparks has assembled a group of misfits and exiles, to stand against a corruption that covers the world and orbits above it. The problem? She's probably too late. The endgame for a free Earth is in motion.

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batman_forever rated Man-Eaters #8 Dec 23, 2020
7.5

Man-Eaters #8

By: Chelsea Cain, Kate Niemczyk
Released: Apr 24, 2019

"MAN-EATERS PRESENTS: WHAT'S HAPPENING TO ME AND CAN IT BE STOPPED?"
This mock guide to female puberty features personal stories, advice, illustrated charts, inspirational tips, and other topics of interest to teen girls-on-the-go who like witchcraft and advanced calculus.

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batman_forever rated Heroes In Crisis #8 Dec 23, 2020
6.0

Heroes In Crisis #8

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Apr 24, 2019

You've seen all the clues. You've heard the testimony and eavesdropped on the secret confessions of the World's Greatest Super Heroes. Now, with the killer revealed, it's time to find out why. What could have driven a hero to the brink, to turn a savior into a murderer? Rifts will form between old allies, and the trinity of Wonder Woman, Superman a...

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batman_forever rated Fantastic Four #9 Dec 23, 2020
7.0

Fantastic Four #9

By: Dan Slott, Aaron Kuder
Released: Apr 24, 2019

"WHAT PRICE VICTORY?"
•  One cruel act will forever change the relationship between the Fantastic Four and Victor Von Doom.
•  The fate of Latveria and of the world and the balance of Cosmic Power in the Universe all rests on one decision!
•  All will be revealed in the terrifying final chapt...

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batman_forever rated Batgirl #34 Dec 22, 2020
7.5

Batgirl #34

By: Mairghread Scott, Paul Pelletier
Released: Apr 24, 2019

When Barbara Gordon confronts her father about James Jr.'s return to Gotham City, the stress between them causes the two to finally break apart. As a result, Babs has to move into her own apartment...but her celebration is cut short when her check bounces! Batgirl returns to Burnside to find out if you really can go home again-spoiler alert: you ca...

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batman_forever rated The Avant-Guards #4 Dec 22, 2020
8.0

The Avant-Guards #4

By: Carly Usdin, Noah Hayes
Released: Apr 24, 2019

Everything is going great! Charlie is on the team, and the Avant-Guards are on a winning streak, taking the liberal arts sports scene by storm. It's more impressive than it sounds. However, that winning streak is all at risk when they face off against the Selfies of the American Institute of Internet Influencers.

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batman_forever dropped The Orville from their pull list Nov 17, 2020

The Orville

On their way to a fleet conference via shuttle, Ed and Gordon pick up a distress signal from a century-old buoy belonging to a Union ship and decide to investigate. Meanwhile, back on the Orville, Kelly tries to mediate when Bortus insists on enrolling Topa into school even though he is only a few months old.
o Picks up where season one left of...

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batman_forever rated Outpost Zero #9 Nov 16, 2020
8.0

Outpost Zero #9

By: Sean McKeever, Alexandre Tefenkgi
Released: Apr 17, 2019

END OF STORY ARC

Steven's death. The Genship's crash landing. If Sam and Alea are going to solve these mysteries, they're going to need to venture deeper within the Outpost than anyone's ever gone before... right?

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batman_forever rated Batman #69 Nov 15, 2020
6.5

Batman #69

By: Tom King, Yanick Paquette
Released: Apr 17, 2019

The Dark Knight is breaking through the bad dreams and coming out the other side. But is he ready for the culprit waiting through the veil of terror? And what lasting effects might this whole ordeal have on Bruce Wayne's psyche? With artist Yanick Paquette (WONDER WOMAN: EARTH ONE) jumping on board to tackle the art, "Knightmares" comes to a shocki...

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batman_forever rated Wonder Woman #68 Nov 14, 2020
8.0

Wonder Woman #68

By: G. Willow Wilson, Cary Nord
Released: Apr 10, 2019

Wonder Woman and Giganta must stare down the largest Titan that Olympus and the Earth have ever seen...but even if they defeat him, they must answer the question: Can Giganta ever be trusted to use her powers for good? Can Diana get through to her-or do some big bads just get bigger and badder?

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batman_forever rated Outer Darkness #6 Nov 14, 2020
7.0

Outer Darkness #6

By: John Layman, Afu Chan
Released: Apr 10, 2019

END OF STORY ARC

Exorcists, mathematicians, and soldiers mount up to battle one hell of a demon. With the number of dead crewmen mounting, Captain Rigg does what he can to save the rest, even if it means they had better be ready to die, too...

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