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ComickerPerson rated Wild Storm #16 Aug 15, 2018
9.0

Wild Storm #16

By: Warren Ellis, Jon Davis-Hunt
Released: Aug 15, 2018

What was Project Thunderbook? What did John Lynch do to the Thunderbook experimental subjects? Why did he shut it down and scatter them across America? Why isn't Thunderbook subject Gloria Spaulding aging? Why do people act like she's an alien? Well...alien is exactly what they made her at Thunderbook.

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8.0

Injustice Vs. Masters of the Universe #2

By: Tim Seeley, Freddie Williams II
Released: Aug 15, 2018

He-Man has come to his mother's home-world to save it from a despotic ruler: Superman! As Batman plans an invasion of the Oracle to stop their suicide squads from terrorizing the populace, He-Man wanders an Earth city (in disguise) hoping to understand more of the difficulty they'll face. Meanwhile, back on Eternia, Zatanna and Swamp Thing are horr...

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ComickerPerson rated Batgirl #25 Aug 15, 2018
8.0

Batgirl #25

By: Marguerite Bennett, Dan Panosian
Released: Aug 15, 2018

On her return to Gotham, Barbara must come to terms with her complicated feelings about the city that made her Batgirl and turns to her friend, Dick Grayson for help. Does Dick have time for a heart-to-heart while subbing as Batman when Bruce Wayne is out of action? This extra-sized anniversary issue also offers a look at the next arc of the series...

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ComickerPerson - Aug 15, 2018

Four solid character-driven stories.

ComickerPerson reviewed Batman #53 Aug 15, 2018
9.0

Excellent self-reflective issue. People need to learn about how jury trials work.

Batman #53

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Aug 15, 2018

"Cold Days" continues! The jury in the Mr. Freeze trial is hopelessly deadlocked because one man won't vote guilty-and that man is Bruce Wayne. Freeze's defense is that Batman used excessive force, making his arrest illegal, and Bruce is the one man who actually knows for sure what went down between Batman and his ice-cold nemesis. And if Bruce is ...

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ComickerPerson reviewed Aquaman #39 Aug 15, 2018
7.0

Crossover's been okay. Decent enough, nothing special.

Aquaman #39

By: Dan Abnett, Vicente Cifuentes
Released: Aug 15, 2018

Guest-starring Task Force X, and continuing from SUICIDE SQUAD #45, also on sale this month! After Atlantis rises to the surface once more, Aquaman finds himself outnumbered and outgunned when Amanda Waller sends in the worst of the worst-the Suicide Squad-to send the Lost City straight to Hell in "Sink Atlantis!" part two!

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ComickerPerson rated Wonder Woman #52 Aug 8, 2018
8.0

Wonder Woman #52

By: Steve Orlando, Aco
Released: Aug 8, 2018

At the behest of Aztek, Diana and Artemis join her for a trip to Mexico, but there's no sightseeing on the agenda. Instead, they must rescue a long-lost Amazon who's being held captive by rogue deity Tezcatlipoca, who's trying to break into our world. Can our three heroes save the missing Amazon, stop a raging god and not kill one another in the pr...

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6.0

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #50

By: Robert Venditti, Jordi Tarragona
Released: Aug 8, 2018

This. Is. It! It's an extra-sized anniversary celebration, and one of the biggest battles the Green Lantern Corps has ever fought to mark the occasion. John Stewart issues a dramatic order: no lethal force! The Green Lanterns need to prove they can keep law and order in the universe without killing. Elsewhere, Hal Jordan faces down Tomar-Tu, and lo...

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ComickerPerson reviewed Titans #24 Aug 8, 2018
6.0

Nice art, the villain has some potential. Still waiting for it to develop a good direction.

Titans #24

By: Dan Abnett, Brent Peeples
Released: Aug 8, 2018

As if the Source Wall incursions causing a metagene pandemic weren't enough, team dysfunction threatens this latest iteration of the Titans before their new mission even gets off the ground! Night-wing and Miss Martian butt heads over the team's M.O. as the fate of the latest metahuman hangs in the balance! They'd better get their act together, bec...

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4.0

Bad dialogue, contrived plotting, unearned "emotional" moments. Standard Lobdell schlock.

Red Hood and the Outlaws #25

By: Scott Lobdell, Trevor Hairsine
Released: Aug 8, 2018

Batman versus Red Hood for the right to fight in Gotham-grab your ringside seat for the battle 25 years in the making! Jason Todd broke a promise to his mentor, and must now confront an angry and betrayed Batman. That means a good time for readers, but probably not so much for Jason: it's likely going to take more than the Outlaws' help in order fo...

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7.0

Detective Comics #986

By: Bryan Hill, Philippe Briones
Released: Aug 8, 2018

Black Lightning, the Signal and Cassandra Cain are working very well together...but now they're up against a foe who can tap directly into their worst emotions and play them like music! When you've seen the kinds of horrors these poor souls have, there's plenty of trauma to work with...and with that, you can turn these heroes into deadly weapons! M...

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ComickerPerson rated Superman #2 Aug 8, 2018
8.0

Superman #2

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Aug 8, 2018

The world quakes and shakes as it begins to succumb to the effects of the entire planet being moved into the lifeless realm known as the Phantom Zone. As Superman works with the World's Greatest Heroes, an old enemy trapped in the same prison returns to stop the Man of Steel and escape.

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ComickerPerson reviewed Green Lanterns #52 Aug 1, 2018
4.0

Dull and boring. This has just become a generic Green Lantern Corps book thanks to Jurgens.

Green Lanterns #52

By: Dan Jurgens, Mike Perkins
Released: Aug 1, 2018

The Green Lanterns find themselves outgunned, outmatched and in over their heads when the Corps rings begin to malfunction. As the Guardians of the Universe and Hal Jordan begin to search for answers, the Ravagers of Olys continue their relentless assault in "Evil's Might" part three!

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8.0

Adventures of the Super Sons #1

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Carlo Barberi
Released: Aug 1, 2018

The Super Sons are back in an all-new 12-issue miniseries written by Peter J. Tomasi! Check out the lost and secret adventures of Damian Wayne (Robin) and Jon Kent (Superboy) in this flashback miniseries that takes a deep dive into the bombastic bromance between the sons of the DC Universe's greatest heroes. It's an epic dual storyline that transce...

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ComickerPerson rated Green Arrow #43 Aug 1, 2018
7.0

Green Arrow #43

By: Julie Benson, Javi Fernandez
Released: Aug 1, 2018

Seattle's in for a serious shake-up when Green Arrow crosses quivers with a new vigilante "hero" dubbed the Citizen, who's hell-bent on exposing the corrupt and criminal one-percenters operating in the Emerald City. Green Arrow initially applauds these efforts, until the Citizen turns judge, jury and executioner-can you guess what bloviating billio...

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ComickerPerson rated Justice League #5 Aug 1, 2018
8.5

Justice League #5

By: James Tynion IV, Doug Mahnke
Released: Aug 1, 2018

Lex Luthor's back in the present just trying to live his best life after seeing what the future could have held for him. Luthor's new mantra? "Embrace Your Doom!" So now he's rounding up a new Legion of Doom to go on a cosmic wilding and establish himself as the biggest baddie in the DCU. In full recruiting mode, Luthor approaches both Sinestro and...

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10

Mister Miracle #10

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Aug 1, 2018

Darkseid has put an offer on the table- something that can end the war between New Genesis and Apokolips once and for all. The stakes are high, but peace is important. Mister Miracle finds himself caught having to make a decision that won't just change the new life he's been building, but potentially the entirety of the universe.

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ComickerPerson reviewed Nightwing #47 Aug 1, 2018
7.0

Rushed storyline that is more of a setup than a full arc. Still better written than Percy's Green Arrow, though.

Nightwing #47

By: Ben Percy, Chris Mooneyham
Released: Aug 1, 2018

Dick Grayson may want to consider a new career in cyber-security, because the major tech upgrades coming to Blüdhaven mean deadly danger for everyone in the city. Nightwing battles the mysterious tech mogul Willem Cloke, who it turns out is just a front man for the real threat-the organization known only as the Dark Web! Time to change those p...

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Ken b - Aug 2, 2018

Agreed

ComickerPerson reviewed Deathstroke #34 Aug 1, 2018
6.0

This series needs to get back to main story arc, instead of fishing for sales numbers.

Deathstroke #34

By: Christopher Priest, Carlo Pagulayan
Released: Aug 1, 2018

It's part five of "Batman vs. Deathstroke," and "The Stormy Present" finds our two marquee combatants locked in the Batcave, forced to resolve their differences-or die trying! The showdown only turns saltier when the feds seize Bruce Wayne's assets, including Wayne Manor, after Slade drops a dime. And Deathstroke shows Batman he's not the only dete...

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ComickerPerson rated Batman #52 Aug 1, 2018
9.0

Batman #52

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Aug 1, 2018

"Cold Days" continues! The jury in the Mr. Freeze trial is hopelessly deadlocked because one man won't vote guilty-and that man is Bruce Wayne. Freeze's defense is that Batman used excessive force, making his arrest illegal, and Bruce is the one man who actually knows for sure what went down between Batman and his ice-cold nemesis. And if Bruce is ...

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ComickerPerson rated Flash #50 Jul 18, 2018
7.5

Flash #50

By: Joshua Williamson, Howard Porter
Released: Jul 11, 2018

The lightning-fueled finale of "Flash War"! Zoom adapts two new Speed Force powers into his arsenal against both Barry Allen and Wally West. What are these strange new powers? What can they do? And how will this haunt the Scarlet Speedster long after "Flash War" is over? It's the power of two Flashes pitted against the seemingly unstoppable Hunter ...

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ComickerPerson rated Titans #23 Jul 18, 2018
7.0

Titans #23

By: Dan Abnett, Brandon Peterson
Released: Jul 11, 2018

Can anything stop the Metagene pandemic unleashed through the events of JUSTICE LEAGUE: NO JUSTICE? The all-new Titans are on the case. Roll call: Nightwing, Donna Troy, Raven, Steel, Beast Boy and Miss Martian! But can even their combined might stand against new super-powered weapons of mass destruction birthed by the Metagenes? And (SPOILERS) how...

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ComickerPerson rated Justice League #4 Jul 18, 2018
8.5

Justice League #4

By: Scott Snyder, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Jul 18, 2018

What is hidden in the darkest depths of the ocean and farthest reaches of space doesn't even compare to the insidious secrets buried in the pasts of Flash, Green Lantern, and Martian Manhunter! While the rest of the League battles to save their friends before all of reality unravels, the citizens of Earth make a startling decision...to join the Leg...

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8.0

More fun than any actual Injustice book.

Injustice Vs. Masters of the Universe #1

By: Tim Seeley, Freddie Williams II
Released: Jul 18, 2018

Believing He-man and the Masters of the Universe defeated, a robotic impostor has seized control of Eternia-but not for long! After freeing his kingdom from this strongman's rule, Prince Adam learns not everyone is pleased to see the pretender deposed-but Adam knows the value of freedom. So when heroes from another dimension ask his aid in deposing...

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ComickerPerson rated Green Lanterns #51 Jul 18, 2018
5.0

Green Lanterns #51

By: Dan Jurgens, Mike Perkins
Released: Jul 18, 2018

A murderer stands within the GLC's ranks as tension rises between Simon and Jessica. Their rings seem to say the other committed the crime...

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ComickerPerson reviewed Batman #51 Jul 18, 2018
9.5

Very smart, well-drawn issue that serves as both a character study and an examination of how the legal system works with Batman.

Batman #51

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Jul 18, 2018

The honeymoon's over for Bruce Wayne as Gotham City's most prominent citizen gets selected for jury duty in a chilling court case involving Mr. Freeze! Freeze claims the charges should be dismissed because Batman used excessive force; cue the outrage and media circus. While doing his civic duty, Wayne's forced to take a hard look at the Dark Knight...

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ComickerPerson rated Wild Storm #14 Jun 20, 2018
9.0

Wild Storm #14

By: Warren Ellis, Jon Davis-Hunt
Released: Jun 20, 2018

John Lynch, ex-director of IO, is travelling to America to warn the subjects of his most secret program that the current heads of IO may know about them - what Lynch did to them in Project Thunderbook, how they changed and where they're hiding. He may be a day too late to help Alexandra Fairchild, waiting in the middle of nowhere for people to come...

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ComickerPerson rated Man of Steel #4 Jun 20, 2018
7.0

Man of Steel #4

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Kevin Maguire
Released: Jun 20, 2018

Rogol Zaar has committed a string of atrocities across the cosmos that have led him to the Fortress of Solitude-and now Superman and Supergirl plan to crush his schemes! But are even two Kryptonians enough to stop his sinister machinations?

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ComickerPerson rated Justice League #2 Jun 20, 2018
9.5

Justice League #2

By: Scott Snyder, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Jun 20, 2018

"THE TOTALITY" part two! The League faced an impossible decision...and now they must face the consequences! While Martian Manhunter and Batman attempt to recruit an old ally back into the fold, The Flash and Hawkgirl are blindsided by new challenges that could rewrite their mythologies!

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7.5

Batman: Prelude to the Wedding: Red Hood vs. Anarky #1

By: Tim Seeley, Javi Fernandez
Released: Jun 20, 2018

Red Hood has always been the one standing slightly apart from the rest of the Bat crew. Some see him as the Robin gone bad - which is exactly the kind of thing someone like Anarky can exploit. Now Red Hood is running security at Catwoman's bachelorette party - and if Anarky can crash it, that could be the final straw for Jason Todd!

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ComickerPerson rated Batman #49 Jun 20, 2018
9.0

Batman #49

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Jun 20, 2018

"THE BEST MAN" part two! Now it's up to Catwoman to rescue her one true love. It's the Cat vs. the Clown in one exciting showdown that sets the stage for our giant anniversary issue-and the biggest union in comics!

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