matmene's Profile

Joined: Jan 23, 2016

Recent Activity

matmene rated Spider-Man: Life Story #4 Jun 12, 2019
8.0

Spider-Man: Life Story #4

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mark Bagley
Released: Jun 12, 2019

THE REAL-TIME LIFE STORY OF SPIDER-MAN CONTINUES!
Spider-Man's life enters the 1990s! The COLD WAR is no longer cold as PETER PARKER returns to a world gone MAD! But will he let that madness infect HIM and his family?
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Shazam! #6 Jun 7, 2019
8.0

Shazam! #6

By: Geoff Johns, Dale Eaglesham
Released: Jun 5, 2019

Billy Batson finds himself face to face with the one person who could tear apart his family: his father! But when Billy discovers the trouble he's father is in and the reason he's sought him out, he'll have to not only use the power of Shazam to help him, but also fend off the lethal team of Dr. Sivana and Mr. Mind!

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Shazam! #5 Jun 7, 2019
7.5

Shazam! #5

By: Geoff Johns, Dale Eaglesham
Released: May 8, 2019

In the latest chapter of "Shazam and the Seven Magic Lands," the kids visit the Gamelands, a colorful world of races and games where all that matters are your high scores! But as good as Pedro and Eugene are with their arcade cred, can they score high enough to survive it?

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Marvel Team-Up #3 Jun 5, 2019
5.5

Marvel Team-Up #3

By: Eve Ewing, Joey Vazquez
Released: Jun 5, 2019

Spider-Man and Ms. Marvel both wanted a change of pace...or so they thought. Will things ever get back to normal? Will they defeat the Jackal? And where is Pete's old friend Dr. Rosario, anyway?!
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Batman #72 Jun 5, 2019
8.0

Batman #72

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Jun 5, 2019

"The Fall and the Fallen" part three! Is this the end of Gotham City? Bane's army of villains is taking over the city, and Batman's back is against the wall. With all the things Bane has done to him over the last year-from breaking up his wedding to trying to assassinate Nightwing, and then invading Batman's mind to expose his most terrible fears-c...

+ LikeComment
8.5

Batman: Last Knight on Earth #1

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: May 29, 2019

Bruce Wayne wakes up in Arkham Asylum. Young. Sane.
And...he was never Batman.
So begins this sprawling tale of the Dark Knight as he embarks on a quest through a devastated DC landscape featuring a massive cast of familiar faces from the DC Universe. As he tries to piece together the mystery of his past, he must unravel the cause of this t...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Doomsday Clock #10 May 29, 2019
9.5

Doomsday Clock #10

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: May 29, 2019

This stunning issue of the critically acclaimed hit maxiseries reveals the secrets behind Dr. Manhattan and his connection to the DC Universe.

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Heroes In Crisis #9 May 29, 2019
7.5

Heroes In Crisis #9

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: May 29, 2019

The most-talked-about miniseries of the year reaches its stunning finale! The mystery behind the murders at Sanctuary is solved, but the mind behind it is one the heroes never expected. With their deepest secrets exposed, the Trinity has to consider how to carry on. Should the tragedy cause them to redouble their efforts to help their hurting comra...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Detective Comics #1004 May 23, 2019
7.5

Detective Comics #1004

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Brad Walker
Released: May 22, 2019

The face behind the mask is revealed! Who's taken up the mantle of the Arkham Knight? What's their endgame? And what's the shocking secret that Batman never knew about a part of his life he'd taken for granted?

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Spider-Man: Life Story #3 May 16, 2019
8.5

Spider-Man: Life Story #3

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mark Bagley
Released: May 15, 2019

THE REAL-TIME LIFE STORY OF SPIDER-MAN CONTINUES!
It's the 1980s and Peter's life gets upended with wars both global and secret. And death stalks him at every turn. With a family and a world to protect, can he save everyone before it's too late?
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Batman #71 May 15, 2019
8.0

Batman #71

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: May 15, 2019

"The Fall and the Fallen" continues! Will it be father and son working together, or tearing each other apart? When it comes to the Waynes, expect a little of both. In the quest to get Bruce Wayne to hang up the cape and cowl, Thomas Wayne is going to have to use a little tough love. Only, not all the muscle behind it will be his own.

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Symbiote Spider-Man #2 May 13, 2019
7.5

Symbiote Spider-Man #2

By: Peter David, Greg Land
Released: May 8, 2019

• Set during the original ALIEN COSTUME SAGA - before Peter learned of the symbiote suit's true nature - comes the second installment of this all-new tale from comic legends Peter David and Greg Land!
•  Mysterio, after swallowing another loss against Spider-Man, has sworn vengeance upon the web-slinger! Recruiting anot...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Spider-Man/Deadpool #50 May 11, 2019
8.0

Spider-Man/Deadpool #50

By: Robbie Thompson, Jim Towe
Released: May 8, 2019

THE BIGGEST CLIMAX OF THE BIGGEST MARVEL EVENT OF ALL TIME!
•  An epic 50th issue - guaranteed to blow your socks off! READ WITH EXTRA SOCKS!
•  Spider-Man and Deadpool fight the Manipulator for the fate of the entire Marvel Universe!
•  I HOPE THEY PULL IT OFF! I REALLY LIKE THIS UNIVERSE! ...

+ LikeComment
9.0

Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man #6

By: Tom Taylor, Juan Cabal
Released: May 8, 2019

• The neighborhood, and the planet, is doomed. Spider-Man is powerless to stop the end of the world. Only Earth's Newest and Mightiest Hero, Spider-Bite, can save the day.
•  Wait, WHAT?!
Rated T

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Detective Comics #1003 May 11, 2019
8.0

Detective Comics #1003

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Brad Walker
Released: May 8, 2019

Damian was so certain he could succeed against the Arkham Knight where his
father failed-and not only was he wrong, but as it turns out, the Knight has a
surprising plan for the son of Batman!

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Amazing Spider-Man #15 May 6, 2019
7.5

Amazing Spider-Man #15

By: Nick Spencer, Chris Bachalo
Released: Feb 13, 2019

• Aunt May is in danger and only Spider-Man can help her...
•  ...You think you know where a story like this is going, but you DON'T.
•  Because Taskmaster and Black Ant are on the scene, and they don't have a problem with collateral damage.
Rated T

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Amazing Spider-Man #14 May 6, 2019
8.0

Amazing Spider-Man #14

By: Nick Spencer, Chris Bachalo
Released: Jan 30, 2019

• You know what's annoying? Having to save J. Jonah Jameson's life.
•  Sure, he's been on Spidey's side for a little while, but that's after YEARS of him making Spider-Man's life a living heck.
•  I feel like this amount of responsibility should come with even more power.
•  Anyway,...

+ LikeComment
matmene added Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2019) to their pull list May 6, 2019

Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2019)

Spider-Man is the worst neighbor EVER! There are always crazy villains and property damage and drama and...and he CATCHES the villains. And he tries to fix the damage and he helps carry your groceries and actually that property damage keeps the rents down. You know what? Spider-Man is the best neighbor ever and this book will give you a closer look...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Y: The Last Man #21 May 2, 2019
8.0

Y: The Last Man #21

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Goran Parlov
Released: Apr 7, 2004


In stores April 7.  Wizard's "Best Book of 2003" kicks off the 3-part story "Widow's Pass," featuring guest artist Goran Parlov (Terminator 3: Before the Rise). Yorick, Agent #355, Dr. Mann and Ampersand hit the road again on their way to San Francisco, but a pitstop in a small town in Arizona finds them face-to-face with an...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Detective Comics #1002 May 2, 2019
8.0

Detective Comics #1002

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Brad Walker
Released: Apr 24, 2019

Batman's first battle with the Arkham Knight was as brutal as they come...but things are about to get worse, as one of his most important allies jumps into the fray, and ends up in far over their head!

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Detective Comics #1001 May 2, 2019
7.5

Detective Comics #1001

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Brad Walker
Released: Apr 10, 2019

After 1,000 issues, you'd think Batman could finally have a break...but no: as a new era dawns, he's facing the most dangerous threat of his career! The Arkham Knight has arrived in Gotham City with an entire round table of deadly allies, and their first encounter will leave Batman shaken to his core!

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Star Wars #65 May 2, 2019
7.5

Star Wars #65

By: Kieron Gillen, Angel Unzueta
Released: May 1, 2019

"THE SCOURGING OF SHU-TORUN" PART 4
•  Her planet under threat, a heroic princess battles to save it!
•  Not Leia - it's QUEEN TRIOS OF SHU-TORUN, ally to Darth Vader and the Empire!
•  PRINCESS LEIA'S plan begins to unfold. But some members of her strike team have schemes of their own. When will Leia realize just what she's...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Meet The Skrulls #4 May 2, 2019
8.5

Meet The Skrulls #4

By: Robbie Thompson, Niko Henrichon
Released: May 1, 2019

• After the conclusion of Issue Three, the Warner family is a house divided...
•  And to make matters worse, they've been exposed!
•  Will the mysterious Man in the Hat be their exterminator...or their salvation?
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Marvel Team-Up #2 May 1, 2019
7.0

Marvel Team-Up #2

By: Eve Ewing, Joey Vazquez
Released: May 1, 2019

Looks like trouble for our hero, Spider-Man, also known as Kamala Khan. Er...wait. We mean Ms. Marvel, also known as Peter Parker. Dang, that's not right either. Peter Khan? Kamala Parker? Well, whoever it is, this duo isn't feeling so dynamic at the moment, and they need to work it out fast.
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Batman #70 May 1, 2019
7.5

Batman #70

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: May 1, 2019

n chapter one of "The Fall and the Fallen," Batman escapes his Knightmares only to wind up in a whole other bad dream. He's locked in Arkham Asylum with his worst enemies, and the only way to get out is to fight them all. It's a gladiatorial game of madness and mayhem, all for the amusement of Bane!

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Silver Surfer #1 Apr 30, 2019
8.0

Silver Surfer #1

By: Dan Slott, Mike Allred
Released: Jan 20, 2016

"Fantastic Planet"
The Surfer has taken Dawn Greenwood to the end of the universe, and now he's going to show her the most fantastic planet of them all: Earth! It's your homeworld like you've never seen it before: with monsters, magic and...a secret that will change everything! The perfect jumping-on point for the book everyone's talking abou...

+ LikeComment
7.5

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #31

By: Si Spurrier, Emilio Laiso
Released: Apr 24, 2019

"WHEREIN: VERY KABOOM"
•  Time's up. DOCTOR APHRA and TRIPLE-ZERO have mere seconds to remove their bomb implants before it's explodo o'clock.
•  With undead bounty hunters, monster trappers and the foulest divisions of the IMPERIAL war machine between her and salvation, is this the end for the amoral archaeologist?
•  One t...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Heroes In Crisis #8 Apr 24, 2019
7.5

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...

+ LikeComment
matmene added Spider-Man: Life Story to their pull list Apr 17, 2019

Spider-Man: Life Story

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 ...

+ LikeComment
matmene rated Spider-Man: Life Story #2 Apr 17, 2019
9.0

Spider-Man: Life Story #2

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mark Bagley
Released: Apr 17, 2019

CAN PETER AND GWEN FIND HAPPINESS IN THE 1970s?
The GREEN GOBLIN is out of their lives, but NORMAN OSBORN isn't! Can PETER AND GWEN find happiness as the world of the 1970s dances on around them?
Rated T

+ LikeComment

Reviews for the Week of...

June

May

More