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The Visitor: How And Why He Stayed Vol. 1

By: Mike Mignola, Paul Grist

In 1944 Hellboy was conjured in a ceremony meant to give Hitler the ultimate occult weapon. Fortunately, Professor Trevor Bruttenholm was there to witness and to guide Hellboy to become the world's greatest paranormal detective.

But Bruttenholm wasn't the only witness to Hellboy's arrival. This collection reveals the aliens who monitored ...

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Ninjak Vol. 6: The Seven Blades Of Master Darque

By: Matt Kindt, Stephen Segovia

Darque destinies!

Master Darque - the sadistic lord of death and resurrection - yearns to be free once again, but first he must fight for his life. Darque is a target, his powers are weak, and his enemies know it. Now, Darque's own former pupil and Ninjak's ruthless arch-nemesis - the lethal assassin known as Roku - has gathered the Shadow...

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Ninjak Vol. 5: The Fist & The Steel

By: Matt Kindt, Khari Evans

THE FIST & THE STEEL FIGHT ONWARD!

Many years from now, Earth's immortal master of war and the world's deadliest intelligence operative fight side-by-side. As was foretold in the BOOK OF DEATH, an aging Ninjak and Eternal Warrior are fated to spend their days as humanity's guardians, protecting it from the myriad threats that loom over the...

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Ninjak Vol. 4: Siege Of Kings Castle

By: Matt Kindt, Diego Bernard

The last stand of Colin King!
Colin King, the elite MI-6 intelligence operative codenamed Ninjak, has confronted his past. He's survived the gauntlet of the Shadow Seven. He's walked into the Deadside and returned a changed man. Now his greatest trial yet will come to pass as the ruthless assassin called Roku returns to lay siege to Ninjak's pr...

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Ninjak Vol. 3: Operation Deadside

By: Matt Kindt, Doug Braithwaite

In December 2015, a covert military intelligence unit sent a team of 20 agents and one special operative into a parallel dimension. Only one came back.

The purpose of their mission was classified. Now, out of options, MI-6 has recruited their most elite operative - codename: Ninjak - to follow the doomed
mission's sole witness back int...

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Dan rated Ninjak Vol. 2: Shadow Wars Feb 10, 2018
7.5

Ninjak Vol. 2: Shadow Wars

By: Matt Kindt, Clay Mann

WHO ARE THE SHADOW SEVEN? That's the question Ninjak was sent to answer when he was dispatched to destroy terrorist organization Weaponeer from the inside out. As these mysterious new enemies make their move, Ninjak goes on a globe-spanning race against time to stop their machinations. Plus: discover how Colin King and Neville Alcott first met - an...

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Dan rated Ninjak Vol. 1: Weaponeer Feb 9, 2018
7.0

Ninjak Vol. 1: Weaponeer

By: Matt Kindt, Clay Mann

Every master spy... has to start somewhere. Then: Meet inexperienced MI-6 recruit Colin King on his first mission in the field as he learns the basics of spycraft and counterintelligence, and develops a volatile relationship with his first handler. Now: Colin King is Ninjak, the world's foremost intelligence operative, weapons expert, and master as...

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Rise of the Black Flame Vol. 1

By: Mike Mignola, Christopher Mitten

The B.P.R.D.'s greatest foe was not always a man... Little English girls are going missing, and the trail leads to a bloodthirsty cult wielding an ancient power of evil - the Cult of the Black Flame. No villain in the history of Mike Mignola's line of books has caused as much death and destruction as the Black Flame. See what it was like when that ...

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Frankenstein Underground Vol. 1

By: Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck

After a fight with Hellboy, Frankenstein’s monster escapes the terrible Mexican laboratory where he was imprisoned and discovers strange creatures beneath the desert, where he’ll learn some of the greatest secrets of the mystical world in the strangest Hellboy spinoff yet!

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Dan rated Kingsway West Vol. 1 Feb 4, 2018
5.5

Kingsway West Vol. 1

By: Greg Pak, Mirko Colak

After spending thirteen years in a war that made him a monster, a Chinese gunslinger named Kingsway Law just wants to live in peace with his wife, Sonia. But even in a fantastical Old West crackling with magic, a man of his skills can never quite disappear. So when a woman with a red-gold sword brings bloody chaos to his doorstep, Kingsway must fig...

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Punisher Vol. 3: King Of New York Streets

By: Becky Cloonan, Kris Anka

The Punisher is back in the Big Apple: Start spreading the bullets! He's coming today! He wants to shoot the crime of it...New York, New York! And when a blackout hits the city, the dark brings out some of the worst its mean streets have to offer. The NYC subway can be pretty rough even on a good day, and this won't be a good day as Frank heads und...

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Punisher Vol. 2: End Of The Line

By: Becky Cloonan, Steve Dillon

The Punisher's mission takes him from wilderness to frozen wasteland! But as Frank's quest to bring down a super-powered drug ring sends him far off-road and deep into the woods, the predator may become the prey! Agent Ortiz chased Frank into hell and came out the other side. But now she's no longer hunting Frank with the D.E.A. This time, as they ...

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Dan rated Punisher Vol. 1: On Road Jan 27, 2018
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Punisher Vol. 1: On Road

By: Becky Cloonan, Steve Dillon

Frank Castle renews his war on crime! But when a by-the-numbers drug bust takes Frank by surprise, the horrible fallout threatens to send him into the heart of darkness! The Punisher won't make that journey alone, though: A DEA agent is on his tail and attempting to get inside his head. What terrors will she find there, and will she survive the exp...

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Black Road Vol. 2: A Pagan Death

By: Brian Wood, Garry Brown

Having located Bishop Oakenfort on the extreme northern coast of Norssk, Magnus the Black moves in on this rogue Vatican outpost with the intent to shut it down. But as formidable a Viking warrior as Magnus is, he is still one man versus a fortress. The epic conclusion to the story started with volume one's "THE HOLY NORTH."
Collects BLACK ROAD...

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Black Road Vol. 1: The Holy North

By: Brian Wood, Garry Brown

1000 CE. When a Vatican official under is murdered on the infamous "Black Road" while under the care of Mangus The Black, Mangus uncovers a secret so big it threatens to change the balance of power in all of Europe. Collects BLACK ROAD #1-5.

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Dan rated Klaus Vol. 1 Jan 20, 2018
7.5

Klaus Vol. 1

By: Grant Morrison, Dan Mora

* Klaus is "Santa Claus: Year One."
* Award-winning author Grant Morrison (All-Star Superman, The Multiversity) and artist Dan Mora (Hexed) revamp, reinvent, and re-imagine a classic superhero for the 21st century, drawing on Santa's roots in Viking lore and Siberian shamanism.
* Collects the complete, seven-issue limited series.

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 9 Jan 17, 2018
8.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 9

By: Yukito Kishiro
Released: Oct 25, 2017

Alita storms Nova's laboratory alone, where she learns the horrifying secret of the Zalemites. When she gets trapped in Nova's Ouroboros brain-trap, it turns into a battle of wills. Meanwhile, Den sieges the Scrapyard without his feared cannon. With each side battered, bruised, and near the end of the line, what will be the ultimate fate of our war...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 8 Jan 16, 2018
8.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 8

By: Yukito Kishiro

Zalem has created replicas of Alita to serve as its secret weapon in quelling the Barjack Rebellion--and their final test is to destroy the original! Stunned and disoriented, Alita easily falls in battle. Meanwhile, Kaos wages a solitary battle against his own past and father, Desty Nova, and Den readies a giant railway gun that can shoot down Zale...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 7 Jan 16, 2018
7.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 7

By: Yukito Kishiro

Following her parting with Figure Four, Alita starts a new life as a TUNED agent with new powers. As she travels the desert, she's reunited with Koyomi, meets the eccentric blind psychometrist, Kaos--and comes into contact at last with Den, terrifying leader of Barjack. What is Alita's past, that Kaos claims to see? What is the purpose of the Barja...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 6 Jan 15, 2018
7.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 6

By: Yukito Kishiro

Against her better judgment, Alita is now working as an agent of Zalem, as the price for the conclusion of the Zapan incident. She rides as security on the Factory's freight trains going through the wilderness away from the hustle and bustle of the Scrapyard--until the roving bandit Barjack forces attempt a train robbery! This kicks off the "Barjac...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 5 Jan 15, 2018
8.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 5

By: Yukito Kishiro

Back with Ido again, life appears peaceful for Alita--until she learns that her former bounty-hunting companion Zapan is now a wanted man seeking unfair vengeance against her! Ido, meanwhile, follows the trail of transactions surrounding Alita's old Berserker body to the exiled Zalemite scientist Desty Nova. When Nova gives Zapan the body, it turns...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 4 Jan 15, 2018
8.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 4

By: Yukito Kishiro

Alita must construct a team of elite players in order to challenge Emperor Jasugun, champion of motorball: Caligula Armbrust, Aydakatti the Destroyer, Zafal Takie the Crimson Wind, and the ultimate black sheep, Tiegel... While she prepares for her greatest challenge yet, Jasugun is trapped in his own battle against fate. It all comes down to Alita'...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 3 Jan 15, 2018
8.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 3

By: Yukito Kishiro

Stunned by the way her relationship with Yugo ended, Alita hurtles into the sport of motorball in search of a fresh start and new possibilities. She turns herself into a honed, unthinking blade and launches herself up the ranks. Little does she know that her ultimate foes will be Jasugun, the supreme champion of motorball, and Dr. Ido, her own fath...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 2 Jan 15, 2018
9.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 2

By: Yukito Kishiro

Alita works as a bounty hunter in the hopes that she'll find her true self through the crucible of battle. One day, she meets a boy named Yugo who dreams of visiting Zalem, the city in the clouds, and finds herself drawn to his yearning nature. But there is a secret side to Yugo that she cannot fathom... The "Yugo" arc is beloved within the series ...

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Dan rated Battle Angel Alita Vol. 1 Jan 15, 2018
7.0

Battle Angel Alita Vol. 1

By: Yukito Kishiro

In a dump in the lawless settlement of Scrapyard, far beneath the mysterious space city of Zalem, disgraced cyber-doctor Daisuke Ido makes a strange find: the detached head of a cyborg woman who has lost all her memories. He names her Alita and equips her with a powerful new body, the Berserker. While Alita remembers no details of her former life, ...

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CrazyforRAMU reviewed Champions #10 Jan 8, 2018
7.0

A short Champions team tangles with an Inhuman internment camp. Humberto Ramos's art is mostly great, barring some places where seeking detail results in confusion. Some of the characterization rubs me the wrong way: Should Miles be so hot-headed? Should Viv be so passive?

And like many issues of the Champions, this one presents a moral conundrum that can, with a simplistic read, look more

Champions #10

By: Mark Waid, Humberto Ramos
Released: Jul 5, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  The Champions are put to the ultimate test. This is no small-town problem they're facing - it's up to them to help right an entire world turned upside down!
Rated T+

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CrazyforRAMU - Jan 9, 2018

Do you want to earn life-long fans? Cause that sorta "surprise, have an awesome thing" responsiveness is how you earn life-long fans, Dan! Thank you so much!

myconius - Jan 10, 2018

AH! now i see why this was added to my updates. thank you for this heads up Dan. :)

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Birthright Vol. 5: Belly of the Beast

By: Joshua Williamson, Andrei Bressan

    Born during a time of endless war, Rya will do anything to give her child a better future. Whether that's on Earth or back on Terrenos, she fights for that future alongside her new family. Even as they all start to realize something's not right with Mikey...
Collects BIRTHRIGHT #21-25.

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6.5

Birthright Vol. 4: Family History

By: Joshua Williamson, Andrei Bressan

The longer Mikey Rhodes remains on Earth, the more the evil within him is unleashed. As the remaining mages gather to take him down, a lost member of the Rhodes family returns...but can they recover from the damage already done?
  
Collects BIRTHRIGHT #16-20

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7.5

Birthright Vol. 3: Allies and Enemies

By: Joshua Williamson, Andrei Bressan

As Mikey and Brennan's quest to hunt Terrenos's worst war criminals intensifies, their parents make deals with new and dangerous allies to protect their sons, but a mysterious foe debuts, threatening to destroy the Rhodes family forever.

Collects BIRTHRIGHT #6-10

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Birthright Vol. 2: Call To Adventure

By: Joshua Williamson, Andrei Bressan

Fugitives from the law, Brennan will need all the survival skills Mikey learned in Terrenos to stay alive. But something has followed Mikey back, that's strong enough to tear the brothers apart.

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