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matmene rated Powers of X #6 Oct 9, 2019
8.5

Powers of X #6

By: Jonathan Hickman, R. B. Silva
Released: Oct 9, 2019

THE INEVITABLE TRUTH.
The revelatory tale of Mutantkind's fall comes to a conclusion that will lay the groundwork of the X-Men's stories for years to come! Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (NEW AVENGERS, FF, INFINITY) and rising star artist RB Silva (UNCANNY X-MEN) wrap the series that reveals everything!
Rated T+

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matmene rated Star Trek: Year Five #1 Oct 4, 2019
8.0

Star Trek: Year Five #1

By: Jackson Lanzing, Stephen Thompson
Released: Apr 24, 2019

The crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise left Earth four years ago. They've traveled to strange new worlds, defeated impossible foes, and made universe-changing decisions. But now, with the end in sight, they'll have to face their biggest challenge yet. Step aboard the Enterprise with Kirk, Spock, Bones, Uhura, Sulu, Scotty, and Chekov as they begin the e...

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matmene rated House of X #6 Oct 2, 2019
9.5

House of X #6

By: Jonathan Hickman, Pepe Larraz
Released: Oct 2, 2019

THE INEVITABLE FUTURE.
The revolutionary tale of Mutantkind's rise comes to a conclusion that will lay the groundwork of the X-Men's stories for years to come! Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (AVENGERS, FANTASTIC FOUR, SECRET WARS) and Marvel Young Gun artist Pepe Larraz (EXTERMINATION, AVENGERS) wrap the series that changes everything!
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matmene rated Powers of X #5 Oct 2, 2019
8.5

Powers of X #5

By: Jonathan Hickman, R. B. Silva
Released: Sep 25, 2019

As Cerebro does as it was intended to do, Sinister does what Sinister does best and the future comes to an end. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (FF, NEW AVENGERS, INFINITY) continues his reshaping of X-History alongside breakout artist R.B. Silva (UNCANNY X-MEN). The Future of the X-Men begins here!
Rated T+  

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matmene rated Batman #80 Oct 2, 2019
7.5

Batman #80

By: Tom King, John Romita Jr
Released: Oct 2, 2019

The bad guys thought they had it made with Bane in control, but with Batman back in Gotham they'll be reminded what justice feels like... and how it hurts when it hits you in the face. With Catwoman at his side, the Caped Crusader is looking to take down Bane's army and reclaim his city. But what happens when old allies like Gotham Girl also stand ...

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matmene rated Thor #10 Sep 26, 2019
9.0

Thor #10

By: Jason Aaron, Michael Del Mundo
Released: Feb 13, 2019

ALL-FATHER ODIN, FATHER OF RUIN! ROAD TO THE WAR OF THE REALMS!
For months, the realms have burned with the flames of Malekith's war, while Almighty Odin did nothing. Now Asgardia is lost in the sun, the Rainbow Bridge is shattered and the All-Father sits alone in the empty ruins of Old Asgard, drunk on mead and despair. If Odin is going to sav...

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matmene rated Thor #9 Sep 26, 2019
8.0

Thor #9

By: Jason Aaron, Michael Del Mundo
Released: Jan 9, 2019

MEET EARTH'S NEWEST DEFENDER: ROZ SOLOMON!
With S.H.I.E.L.D. gone, Roz Solomon has been left adrift in a world full of homeless gods and mislaid hammers. Now this Asgardian ally is about to take on a surprising new role - and make a million new enemies. For the War of the Realms is coming...and the invasion of Earth may have already begun. Cue...

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matmene rated Thor #8 Sep 24, 2019
8.0

Thor #8

By: Jason Aaron, Michael Del Mundo
Released: Dec 19, 2018

THE PRISON OF ANGELS!
After waging war in Hel, Thor finds himself a prisoner of the fearsome warriors of Heven. Can even the intervention of Valkyrie and Thor's deadly sister Angela help him escape the unescapable prison of angels?
Rated T+

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matmene rated Thor #7 Sep 24, 2019
8.0

Thor #7

By: Jason Aaron, Tony Moore
Released: Nov 14, 2018

A TALE OF YOUNG THOR FROM THE VIKING AGE!
Every time Thor comes to Midgard, he gets all the mead, battle and romance a young god could possibly want. But he still can't figure out how to prove himself worthy of Mjolnir. And now Odin is determined to keep his son away from Midgard for good. And young Loki knows just the way to do it.
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matmene rated Thor #6 Sep 21, 2019
8.5

Thor #6

By: Jason Aaron, Christian Ward
Released: Oct 17, 2018

ALL-FATHER THOR FACES HIS DOOM!
If you thought Old Man Phoenix was crazy, then wait'll you see what we've done to Marvel's greatest villain. It's the end of the universe - and the return of Doctor Doom. A Doom more powerful than anything that has ever lived. Get ready for the greatest battle the far future has ever seen, as Old King Thor and th...

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matmene rated Thor #5 Sep 21, 2019
8.0

Thor #5

By: Jason Aaron, Christian Ward
Released: Sep 19, 2018

GET READY FOR KING THOR AND THE PHOENIX, BUB!
In the far future, All-Father Thor reignited the Earth and sparked new life in the universe. But now, something is wiping out other worlds - and Midgard won't be far behind. Luckily, Thor isn't the only god left. But is the Phoenix-possessed Wolverine a friend or foe?
Rated T+

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matmene rated Thor #4 Sep 21, 2019
8.5

Thor #4

By: Jason Aaron, Michael Del Mundo
Released: Aug 15, 2018

THOR & THE VALKYRIES TAKE ON THE QUEEN OF CINDERS IN THE WAR FOR HEL!
The Queen of Cinders and her fire goblin army have invaded the land of the dead. To keep the afterlife from going up in flames, Thor and his brothers will have to forge alliances with some of their greatest enemies and seek to unlock the secrets of Valhalla and the mighty Val...

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matmene rated Thor #3 Sep 21, 2019
8.0

Thor #3

By: Jason Aaron, Michael Del Mundo
Released: Jul 18, 2018

UNHOLY MATRIMONY!
War rages across the land of the dead, and not even the reunion of Thor with his brother Balder can stop it!  Perhaps peace might come from the wedding of the century... in Hel! With Hela, the goddess of death, as the bride, which Odinson brother is going to be the lucky groom? And what special surprise guest is look...

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matmene rated Spider-Man #1 Sep 18, 2019
7.5

Spider-Man #1

By: J. J. Abrams, Sara Pichelli
Released: Sep 18, 2019

WHO IS CADAVEROUS?!
The most shocking and incredible comic of 2019 is here as J.J. ABRAMS (STAR WARS, STAR TREK, SUPER 8) and his son HENRY ABRAMS are joined by superstar artist SARA PICHELLI (MILES MORALES, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) team up for SPIDER-MAN! What do they have planned for Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson?! Who is Cadaverous?! The...

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matmene rated House of X #5 Sep 18, 2019
8.5

House of X #5

By: Jonathan Hickman, Pepe Larraz
Released: Sep 18, 2019

Xavier's dream turns deadly for some of his students as they fight back against the humans' plan to eliminate them. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (FANTASTIC FOUR, AVENGERS, SECRET WARS) continues his reshaping of the X-Universe alongside Young Gun artist Pepe Larraz (EXTERMINATION, AVENGERS). The Future of the X-Men begins here!
Rated T+

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matmene rated Batman #79 Sep 18, 2019
8.0

Batman #79

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Sep 18, 2019

In the concluding chapter of the two-part "City of Bane" interlude, Batman and Catwoman pull a job to stop Bane's supply ship from smuggling dangerous cargo into Gotham City. It'll send a message back to the big guy that his reign of terror is soon to be over...but what does it also signal for the future of Bruce and Selina?

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matmene rated Batman #78 Sep 11, 2019
8.5

Batman #78

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Sep 11, 2019

In the first part of a "City of Bane" interlude, Batman receives help from an ally he thought he had lost for good: Catwoman! Still recovering from the beatings he took from Bane and Flashpoint Batman, the Dark Knight readies himself for a return to Gotham City, and it's Selina Kyle who holds the key. She knows how Bane is fueling his regime, and s...

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matmene rated House of X #4 Sep 4, 2019
8.5

House of X #4

By: Jonathan Hickman, Pepe Larraz
Released: Sep 4, 2019

Xavier's dream turns deadly for some of his students as they fight back against the humans' plan to eliminate them. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (FANTASTIC FOUR, AVENGERS, SECRET WARS) continues his reshaping of the X-Universe alongside Young Gun artist Pepe Larraz (EXTERMINATION, AVENGERS). The Future of the X-Men begins here!
Rated T+

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matmene rated Doomsday Clock #11 Sep 4, 2019
8.0

Doomsday Clock #11

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: Sep 4, 2019

The critically acclaimed series by the renowned team of writer Geoff Johns and artist Gary Frank marches toward its conclusion. In this penultimate issue, the truth behind "Rebirth" is revealed as Batman searches for the one person he believes can help him save the world...Rorschach!

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matmene rated Spider-Man: Life Story #6 Aug 28, 2019
8.0

Spider-Man: Life Story #6

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mark Bagley
Released: Aug 28, 2019

THE REAL-TIME LIFE STORY OF SPIDER-MAN CONCLUDES!
The year is 2019, and the 72-year-old web-slinger is about to embark on his final adventure! Will the end of Spider-Man's life story mean the end of his life?
Rated T

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matmene rated House of X #3 Aug 28, 2019
8.0

House of X #3

By: Jonathan Hickman, Pepe Larraz
Released: Aug 28, 2019

Learn the truth about one of the X-Men's closest allies...and then begin the fight for the future of mutantkind! Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (AVENGERS, SECRET WARS, FANTASTIC FOUR) continues reshaping the X-Men's world with Marvel Young Gun artist Pepe Larraz (EXTERMINATION, AVENGERS)!
Rated T+

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7.5

Fantastic Four: 4 Yancy Street #1

By: Gerry Duggan, Greg Smallwood
Released: Aug 28, 2019

• The first of a series of regular essential releases expanding on the ongoing legend of the Fantastic Four and their world!
•  The FF are now living on Yancy Street, but not all of their neighbors are happy about that.
•  The Thing investigates a nasty piece of vandalism that conjures up painful old memories as he takes a trip ...

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matmene rated Marvel Comics #1000 Aug 28, 2019
7.5

Marvel Comics #1000

By: Various
Released: Aug 28, 2019

THE GREATEST TALENT EVER ASSEMBLED FOR ONE STORY!
THIS IS THE BIG ONE! In celebration of Marvel's 80th Anniversary, we have gathered together the greatest array of talent ever to be assembled between the covers of a single comic book! Names from the past, from the present, and even the future! Every page is filled with all-new work from this c...

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7.5

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #45

By: Ryan North, Derek Charm
Released: Jun 12, 2019

WAR OF THE REALMS TIE-IN!
•  The historic team-up of Ratatoskr - Asgardian chaos squirrel god - and Squirrel Girl -  Midgardian squirrel, uh, girl - has not gone well!
•  Well, that's not technically true: it's gone well for Ratatoskr, who now has a human identity to play with...but this team-up hasn't technically saved anyone ye...

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8.0

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #44

By: Ryan North, Derek Charm
Released: May 8, 2019

WAR OF THE REALMS TIE-IN!
•  The other nine realms have fallen, Earth is under attack and the only one who can save us is DOREEN GREEN, A.K.A. THE UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL.
•  So that's terrific. We're in great hands and don't need to worry at all! Phew.
•  Or at least we would be, if it wer...

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7.5

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #43

By: Ryan North, Derek Charm
Released: Apr 10, 2019

WAR OF THE REALMS TIE-IN!
•  You know how Squirrel Girl has stayed out of most Marvel events? Turns out, that was only because THOSE events didn't involve her good pal LOKI LAUFEYSON!
•  When Earth is attacked as part of the WAR OF THE REALMS, Squirrel Girl is called back from her Negative Zone vacation, and Loki recruits her as pa...

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8.5

History of the Marvel Universe #2

By: Mark Waid, Javier Rodriguez
Released: Aug 21, 2019

From the dawn of the 20th century to the first meeting of Mr. Fantastic and Doctor Doom, learn the secrets of Marvel's history! Who was John Steele? Which Western gunslinger helped inspire the first Heroic Age? All this and more - revealed!
Rated T

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matmene rated Powers of X #3 Aug 21, 2019
8.5

Powers of X #3

By: Jonathan Hickman, R. B. Silva
Released: Aug 21, 2019

As Xavier sows the seeds of the past, the X-Men's future blossoms into trouble for all mutantdom. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (NEW AVENGERS, INFINITY, FF) continues reshaping the X-Men's past, present and future with breakout artist R.B. Silva (UNCANNY X-MEN)!
Rated T+

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matmene rated Batman #77 Aug 21, 2019
8.0

Batman #77

By: Tom King, Tony Daniel
Released: Aug 21, 2019

"City of Bane" continues! The last of the independent villains are on the run, leaving Gotham City entirely to Bane and his cronies-including Flashpoint Batman and Gotham Girl! Though this means a semblance of peace on the streets, the iron grip of tyranny is squeezing all life out of Gotham. And with Bane's machinations keeping other heroes out, t...

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matmene rated Thor #2 Aug 18, 2019
7.5

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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