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Briton reviewed Harrow County #32 Jul 16, 2018
9.5

This has been a great series, and it's a shame it has ended. I had hoped we'd have more tales of Emmy and the haints.

Harrow County #32

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: Jun 27, 2018

This is it! The final issue of Harrow County! Emmy, with the help of Bernice and the Abandoned, takes on Hester Beck in a war of magic as the hit series comes to a final conclusion.

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Briton rated Harrow County #31 Jul 16, 2018
9.0

Harrow County #31

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: May 30, 2018

Emmy steps out and confronts Hester once and for all for a final showdown in this penultimate issue!

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Briton reviewed Modern Fantasy #1 Jul 9, 2018
9.0

I loved it. Bonkers artwork and an original storyline.

Modern Fantasy #1

By: Rafer Roberts, Kristen Gudsnuk
Released: Jun 27, 2018

A young Ranger woman who came to the city with dreams of adventure, her drug dealing reptilian wizard roommate, and her boisterous Dwarf maiden BFF embark on a modern day quest to save the world while struggling to keep their crappy day jobs and pay off their student loans. The roommates become embroiled in danger when one of their significant othe...

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8.5

Great art and an intriguing plot. I know nothing about this character, but I'll give it a go.

Lady Mechanika: La Belle Dame Sans Merci #1

By: Joe Benitez
Released: Jul 4, 2018

Lady Mechanika finally has a solid clue to her forgotten past, but the investigation becomes overshadowed by her concern for Mr. Lewis when his behavior suddenly turns erratic and potentially dangerous upon meeting a beautiful and enigmatic young widow. A brand new three-issue mini-series!

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Briton reviewed Lucy Dreaming #4 Jul 9, 2018
4.5

This had been an entertaining series up to now, but the wheels are beginning to fall off. And of course, men are to blame for the world's problems. It seems every comic I pick up buys into divisive feminist crap,

Lucy Dreaming #4

By: Max Bemis, Michael Dialynas
Released: Jun 27, 2018

Lucy and Welsey work together to tear a hole in the dream world into actual reality, despite the very real disasters it could cause!

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Briton reviewed Mera: Queen of Atlantis #5 Jul 9, 2018
9.0

Probably the best issue yet. Plenty of characterisation and world building in Xebel. I just hope we don't end with the obligatory massive punch-up next issue.

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #5

By: Dan Abnett, Lan Medina
Released: Jun 27, 2018

Just as Mera and Orm prepare to fight side by side to save Atlantis from utter desolation, Nereus makes Orm a devious proposal that's hard to refuse: control of the Xebellian army in exchange for Tula's unwilling hand in marriage! Can the Ocean Master really resist the call of the sea? Or will Mera have to fight her own people to help Tula escape a...

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Briton reviewed Death Of The Inhumans #1 Jul 6, 2018
1.5

Pitiful. A Judge Fear ripoff kills a load of characters no one cares about. And those who are good will soon be back again.

Death Of The Inhumans #1

By: Donny Cates, Ariel Olivetti
Released: Jul 4, 2018

THE TITLE SAYS IT ALL - HERE LIE THE INHUMANS.
The Kree have gone murdering, leaving behind a message: Join or die. Thousands of Inhumans have already made their choice - the evidence floats bleeding in space. Black Bolt and his family are next. Rising star Donny Cates and PUNISHER: WAR JOURNAL artist Ariel Olivetti bring their brutal talents t...

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Briton reviewed Batman #50 Jul 4, 2018
2.0

I don't know why I keep expecting anything significant to ever change for Marvel/DC characters. It's pathetic.

Batman #50

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Jul 4, 2018

It's the wedding you never thought you'd see! The Batrimony is real as Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle are set to tie the knot in a can't-miss, extra-length milestone issue that will reshape Gotham City. All their friends (and a few enemies?) will be party to a comic book coupling for the ages. Superstar scribe Tom King officiates the sure-to-be-offbea...

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Briton reviewed Thor #2 Jul 1, 2018
2.5

The artwork is abysmal. Dropped.

Thor #2

By: Jason Aaron, Michael Del Mundo
Released: Jun 27, 2018

REUNION FROM HEL!
The sons of Odin ride again! In the land of the dead, Thor is reunited with his long-lost brother, Balder, the King of Hel, just in time to face the Fire Goblin armies of the Queen of Cinders, as the War of the Realms continues to burn its way across all creation. Plus Loki! Thori the Hel-hound! Skurge with a really big gun! ...

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Briton reviewed Thor #1 Jul 1, 2018
3.0

Just when you though Thor couldn't get any worse, Marvel uncover the worst artist ever.

Thor #1

By: Jason Aaron, Michael Del Mundo
Released: Jun 13, 2018

JASON AARON & MIKE DEL MUNDO TAKE THE PRINCE OF ASGARD IN A WHOLE NEW DIRECTION!
Thor Odinson has regained his mantle - and with it, a wild new world of trouble on his mighty hands! The artifacts of Asgard have been scattered across the earth, and to reclaim them, Thor will have to face some ugly truths. Like the production cost of hundreds of ...

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Briton reviewed Monstress #17 Jun 25, 2018
6.5

The previously amazing artwork has fallen away badly over the last couple of issues. It is difficult knowing what is going on with the storyline. It's looking like I'll have to drop this unless it all gets back on track.

Monstress #17

By: Marjorie M. Liu, Sana Takeda
Released: Jun 13, 2018

The Known World is at the brink of war, and Pontus is being threatened by invasion. While her allies work to save the city, Maika battles old enemies-and the dark truths they bear.

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Briton reviewed Black Hammer: Age of Doom #3 Jun 25, 2018
7.5

This Lucy storyline is dragging on and on. Hopefully things are about to improve.

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #3

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Jun 20, 2018

The Eisner Award-winning superhero saga returns with lots of revelations!

Lucy Weber, a.k.a. Black Hammer, continues her journey in Dreamland back to the farm, leading to a confrontation with the mysterious Bereaver. At the same time, both Abe and Barbie give one last shot at salvaging their love lives.

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Briton reviewed Aquaman #37 Jun 25, 2018
8.5

Great story and artwork.

Aquaman #37

By: Dan Abnett, Ricardo Federici
Released: Jun 20, 2018

"The Kingslayer" part three! With the King of Atlantis' resistance down for the count, a magically monstrous King Rath rampages to extinguish them once and for all! Aquaman and Dolphin must gather whoever's left standing for one final battle, but Rath finds bigger fishmen to fry as he prepares to sink Atlantis deeper into the abyss!

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Briton rated Aquaman #36 Jun 25, 2018
8.5

Aquaman #36

By: Dan Abnett, Ricardo Federici
Released: May 16, 2018

"THE KINGSLAYER" part two! Aquaman and the resistance hatch a new plan to assassinate King Rath and end the Atlantean Civil War! But even with a double agent strategically placed inside Rath's inner circle, the resistance may not stand a chance, as Rath's new magical abilities make him more lethal - and unstable - than ever before!

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Briton reviewed Tinseltown #2 Jun 25, 2018
6.5

Obligatory feminist storyline. What is wrong with just telling a non-PC story? It seems that if you don't build in left wing preaching, you don't get published.

On the other hand, I like the newsprint format and the artwork is ok.

Tinseltown #2

By: David Lucarelli, Henry Ponciano
Released: Jun 6, 2018

Abigail's first day proves to be a matter of life and death as she finds out that a movie studio after dark can be filled with real danger! Tinseltown is perfect for fans of crime noir stories filled with action and mystery!

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5.5

Ouch. What a terrible issue.

Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows #19

By: Jody Houser, Scott Koblish
Released: May 30, 2018

PARKER FAMILY VACATION BEGINS NOW!
401k? Insurance? Vacation Days? When you're a superhero, benefits aren't usually part of the care package. But Peter and Mary Jane Parker have been saving up for a "just the two of us" vacation since Annie was born, and they aren't going to let trouble - no matter how catastrophic - get in their way! Now all t...

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Briton rated The Walking Dead #180 Jun 17, 2018
7.5

The Walking Dead #180

By: Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard
Released: Jun 6, 2018

"NEW WORLD ORDER," Conclusion-Rick Grimes comes face to face with the Governor of the Commonwealth.

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Briton reviewed Sword Daughter #1 Jun 16, 2018
6.0

Fairly good, but I've deducted 1.5 points for the ludicrous price.

Sword Daughter #1

By: Brian Wood, Mack Chater
Released: Jun 6, 2018

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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Briton reviewed Black Hammer: Age of Doom #2 Jun 16, 2018
7.5

I wish they would concentrate on the group at the farm. The Lucy story is not particularly interesting.

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #2

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: May 23, 2018

The Eisner Award-winning superhero saga returns! As new Black Hammer Lucy Weber fights her way out of this gritty new dimension, she finds herself caught in Hell itself and up against trickster demons, Satan, and a bizarre emo god.

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Briton reviewed Mera: Queen of Atlantis #4 Jun 11, 2018
8.5

This is good. We journey to Xebel and see some of Mera's past, including her granny.Some much needed backstory on Xebel, and some nice characterisation.

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #4

By: Dan Abnett, Lan Medina
Released: May 23, 2018

Desperate for a new ally in the fight for the soul of Atlantis, Mera turns to her ex-husband Nereus, the king of Xebel! But even after winning his favor in a deadly clash, can someone like Nereus ever be trusted? And what of Ocean Master's promise to return to the surface? Is there anyone Mera can trust?

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8.0

Doctor Star and the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows #4

By: Jeff Lemire, Max Fiumara
Released: Jun 6, 2018

Former hero Doctor Star, desperately trying to save his ailing son, has searched the galaxy to find a cure. When it becomes clear that it may be for naught, he returns home for a long-promised journey with his boy.

o Ties directly into the Eisner-Award winning Black Hammer comic book series and is written by main writer Jeff Lemire.
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Briton reviewed Dazzler: X-Song #1 Jun 7, 2018
3.0

There is very little to like in this farrago of nonsense.

Dazzler: X-Song #1

By: Magdalene Visaggio, Laura Braga
Released: Jun 6, 2018

DAZZLER ROCKS ON!
The Brooklyn punk scene has never been cooler with DAZZLER's new band taking center stage. But while she's trying to find herself and reconnect to the one thing she's always loved, Dazzler stumbles upon a truly toxic part of the underground punk scene. When a new and violent gang threatens the young Inhuman fans that follow he...

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Briton reviewed Avengers #2 May 22, 2018
5.0

Very very average.

Avengers #2

By: Jason Aaron, Ed McGuinness
Released: May 16, 2018

• Black Panther and Dr. Strange battle for their lives deep within the earth...
•  Captain Marvel battles death and destruction raining down from the skies...
•  ...while Thor, Iron Man and Captain America lead the valiant (yet hopeless) fight against the Final Host of Dark Celestials.
•  And Ghost Rider and the Savage Hu...

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Briton reviewed Infidel #2 May 21, 2018
3.0

Racist drivel and extremist liberal propaganda. Oh, and the artwork is awful too.

Infidel #2

By: Pornsak Pichetshote, Aaron Campbell
Released: Apr 18, 2018

The haunted house story for the new millennium continues. What is the secret behind the terrifying entities haunting Aisha's home? And as she discovers answers, will it be her family that pays the startling - and horrifying - price?

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Briton added Lucy Dreaming to their pull list May 20, 2018

Lucy Dreaming

Max Bemis ( Moon Knight writer and lead singer of Say Anything) and Michael Dialynas ( The Woods ) present a sweeping, coming-of-age fantasy about living your dreams.literally. In her dreams, Lucy is the hero of all her favorite stories, living each night as a grand adventure. These journeys will teach her more about herself and the real world ar...

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Briton reviewed Lucy Dreaming #3 May 20, 2018
8.5

This is turning into an excellent series.

Lucy Dreaming #3

By: Max Bemis, Michael Dialynas
Released: May 16, 2018

Lucy learns that she may not be alone in her dream landscapes.

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Briton rated Lucy Dreaming #2 May 20, 2018
8.0

Lucy Dreaming #2

By: Max Bemis, Michael Dialynas
Released: Apr 18, 2018

Lucy dreams herself into the world of the dystopian novel that's currently all the rage at her school-but instead of being the hero, she's the villain of this particular story.

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Briton rated Lucy Dreaming #1 May 20, 2018
8.0

Lucy Dreaming #1

By: Max Bemis, Michael Dialynas
Released: Mar 21, 2018

Max Bemis ( Moon Knight writer and lead singer of Say Anything) and Michael Dialynas ( The Woods ) present a sweeping, coming-of-age fantasy about living your dreams.literally. In her dreams, Lucy is the hero of all her favorite stories, living each night as a grand adventure. These journeys will teach her more about herself and the real world ar...

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Briton reviewed Long Lost #6 May 20, 2018
9.0

Magnificent stuff.

Long Lost #6

By: Matthew Erman, Lisa Sterle
Released: May 2, 2018

The thrilling conclusion to the first chapter of Long Lost! Piper and Frances arrive at a place long forgotten, full of terrible secrets and strange memories. As they search for answers to questions they don't know, the sisters find themselves further away from the truth and falling into something unfathomable.

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Briton reviewed Oblivion Song #3 May 20, 2018
5.0

This issue was a terrible mess. Dropped.

Oblivion Song #3

By: Robert Kirkman, Lorenzo De Felici
Released: May 9, 2018

Nathan Cole finds out that some of the people stranded in Oblivion don't want to leave and will fight to the death in order to stay.

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