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8.5

Black Hammer Vol. 2 Library Edition

By: Jeff Lemire, Emi Lenox

Torn from the Farm and faced with startling revelations about their last ten years, the Black Hammer crew, stripped of their identities, must race to prevent a universal meltdown and make hard sacrifices for the sake of existence itself!

Meanwhile, a Lovecraftian teen finds there is a hefty price she must pay to become "normal."

C...

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KobbeJr reviewed Absolute Carnage Omnibus Sep 24, 2020
7.0

The story and the content is an easy 9/10 for me. But the issues in the omnibus is not in correct reading order. So that puts it down a couple of points.

Absolute Carnage Omnibus

By: Donny Cates

Lethal killer Cletus Kasady casts his symbiotic tendrils across the Marvel Universe in the blockbuster epic ABSOLUTE CARNAGE! The psychopathic Carnage is targeting everyone who has ever worn a symbiote - and that's a lot of potential victims, even for him! Naturally, Kasady's new reign of terror spells misery for Spider-Man and Venom - but the deva...

9.0

Joker: Killer Smile Collected

By: Jeff Lemire, Andrea Sorrentino

The Eisner-nominated creative team of writer Jeff Lemire and artist Andrea Sorrentino (Green Arrow, Gideon Falls) reunite for a psychological horror story that delves into the bottomless insanity of The Joker. Everyone knows The Joker doesn’t have the most promising history with psychotherapists. In fact, no one’s even been able to diagnose him...

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KobbeJr rated Batman: Three Jokers #1 Aug 26, 2020
8.5

Batman: Three Jokers #1

By: Geoff Johns, Jason Fabok
Released: Aug 26, 2020

Thirty years after Batman: The Killing Joke changed comics forever, Three Jokers reexamines the myth of who, or what, The Joker is and what is at the heart of his eternal battle with Batman. New York Times bestselling writer Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok, the writer/artist team that waged the “Darkseid War” in the pages of Justice League, reunite...

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KobbeJr rated Pulp OGN Aug 19, 2020
9.5

Pulp OGN

By: Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips
Released: Jul 29, 2020

A gorgeous original graphic novel from the bestselling creators of KILL OR BE KILLED, MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES, and CRIMINAL.

Max Winters, a pulp writer in 1930s New York, finds himself drawn into a story not unlike the tales he churns out at five cents a word-tales of a Wild West outlaw dispensing justice with a six-gun. But wi...

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KobbeJr rated Batman #84 Jul 2, 2020
4.0

Batman #84

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 4, 2019

"City of Bane" chapter eleven! The end is near as one victory leads to another defeat. As Batman reclaims his city from Bane, can he regain his sense of family? More specifically, when a man who is your father from another dimension has torn everything down around you, what will it take to build it back up? Especially when that man is currently sta...

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KobbeJr rated Batman #85 Jul 2, 2020
3.0

Batman #85

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 18, 2019

The stunning conclusion to "City of Bane" is here! How will Flashpoint Batman be vanquished from our dimension? What will become of Gotham Girl now that she's betrayed all she knows? How will the Bat team cope without Alfred? Will Catwoman stick around? Who will rebuild Gotham City? Is Batman ever going to be Batman again? The event of the summer n...

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KobbeJr rated Daredevil #20 Jun 30, 2020
10

Daredevil #20

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Jun 10, 2020

• The streets of Hell's Kitchen are burning as all hell breaks loose.
•  In the chaos, Matt must discover what it means to be DAREDEVIL.
Rated T+

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KobbeJr rated Daredevil #19 Jun 30, 2020
10

Daredevil #19

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Mar 4, 2020

• Hell's Kitchen is hanging by a thread-and that thread is Daredevil!
•  Owl makes his play while Mayor Fisk watches from the sidelines.
Rated T+

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8.0

Thunderbolts Vol. 1: Classic

By: Kurt Busiek, Mark Bagley

Collecting Thunderbolts (1997) #1-5 and #-1, Incredible Hulk (1968) #449, Tales of the Marvel Universe #1, Spider-Man Team-Up #7 & Thunderbolts Annual '97.

Justice, like lightning! When the world's heroes disappear, a new team rises to take their place! Meet the Thunderbolts: Citizen V! Techno! MACH-1! Songbird! Meteorite! Atlas! But...

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8.5

The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage #3

By: Jeff Lemire, Denys Cowan
Released: Jun 17, 2020

DC BLACK LABEL AGES 17+
It's 1941, and Hub City is on the brink of a world war...and private eye Charlie Sage is on the brink of unraveling an enormous conspiracy! If he could just get that mysterious dame in red to talk-and keep his kneecaps intact, what with that strike-busting muscle coming up behind him-then maybe, just maybe, he can break ...

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8.0

Joker: Killer Smile: The Smile Killer #1

By: Jeff Lemire, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: Jun 24, 2020

It wouldn't be a Joker story without a surprise...and right on cue, here's an unexpected one-shot epilogue to Joker: Killer Smile! Young Bruce Wayne grew up watching The Mr. Smiles Show - and the show might have been watching him back! And not only was young Bruce watching, he was listening... listening as Mr. Smiles spoke across the airwaves only ...

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7.5

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #105

By: Tom Waltz, Sophie Campbell
Released: Jun 24, 2020

Music, mayhem, and most importantly: family. The TMNT all return to NYC and begin to see a path forward for themselves in Mutant Town. The conclusion to Sophie Campbell's first ongoing story arc ends with heart and isn't to be missed!

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KobbeJr rated Empyre: Avengers #0 Jun 25, 2020
7.0

Empyre: Avengers #0

By: Al Ewing, Pepe Larraz
Released: Jun 24, 2020

Tony Stark wakes from strange dreams - as old allies make a distress call to the Avengers. In the new Green Area of the Moon, the Cotati are waiting with news of a terrible enemy that could wipe out both them and humanity itself. The Celestial Messiah has returned... but are the Avengers ready to hear his message?
Rated T+

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KobbeJr rated Avengers #33 May 27, 2020
7.0

Avengers #33

By: Jason Aaron, Javi Garron
Released: May 27, 2020

MOON KNIGHT VS. THE AVENGERS
Mummies are rising from their graves. Secret armies march by moonlight, from K'un-Lun to Wakanda to Greenwich Village. A dark god invades Asgard. And the Moon Knight has been unleashed as never before. So begins the Age of Khonshu. So fall the Avengers.
Rated T+

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7.5

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #104

By: Tom Waltz, Sophie Campbell
Released: Mar 25, 2020

The Turtles confront Old Hob and challenge his vision of a Mutant Town under his control and the startling secret of his new enforcers is revealed! It's a pivotal moment for the Mutanimals, Mutant Town, and all mutantdom!

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9.0

The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage #2

By: Jeff Lemire, Denys Cowan
Released: Jan 15, 2020

DC Black Label, Prestige Plus, 8.5" x 10.875"
In modern-day Hub City, Vic Sage died. And then he woke up. In Hub City...in the 1800s! The legend of the Man with No Face rides across the Old West, discovering a shocking connection running through history all the way to the day he died...and pointing to more carnage yet to come!

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KobbeJr rated Spider-Man Noir #1 Mar 4, 2020
7.0

Spider-Man Noir #1

By: Margaret Stohl, Juan Ferreyra
Released: Mar 4, 2020

MURDER AND MYSTERY IN THE MIGHTY MARVEL MANNER!
DATELINE, 1939!
As the specter of war looms on the horizon, SPIDER-MAN: NOIR fights the good fight at home, stopping the injustices of a more friendly-neighborhood variety. But after a dame is murdered at The Black Cat nightclub and all clues point overseas, Spidey will have no choice but to b...

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KobbeJr rated Thor #3 Feb 24, 2020
8.0

Thor #3

By: Donny Cates, Nic Klein
Released: Feb 12, 2020

THE BATTLE OF TWO STORMS!
It's Mjolnir versus Stormbreaker as Thor's old ally Beta Ray Bill makes a thunderous entrance! But what has put the two friends at odds - and can the King of Asgard convince the Korbinite to let him continue his bloody mission to save all that is?
Rated T+

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KobbeJr rated Joker: Killer Smile #3 Feb 24, 2020
8.5

Joker: Killer Smile #3

By: Jeff Lemire, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: Feb 19, 2020

DC Black Label Prestige Plus 8.5" x 10.875"
Everything Dr. Ben Arnell knew is wrong. Who can he turn to? The Joker waits with open arms...and all he needs from Ben is open cell doors! The unbelievable psychological thriller from the creators of Gideon Falls hits a fever pitch and crashes to its decisive finale...or does it?

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KobbeJr rated Thor #2 Feb 18, 2020
9.0

Thor #2

By: Donny Cates, Nic Klein
Released: Jan 29, 2020

THE BLACK WINTER AND THE DEVOURER KING!
Before him lies the Black Winter; behind, a trail of death wrought by his own hand. The God of Thunder hurtles through the cosmos, searching for the power to save Asgard and all existence. But no power in the heavens can save a god - a king - from his bloody duty.
Rated T+

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7.5

Batman: Curse of the White Knight #6

By: Sean Murphy
Released: Jan 22, 2020

DC BLACK LABEL
Gotham City's crushing curse is uncovered! Everything Batman thought he knew about the Wayne family secret is turned upside down as Azrael and The Joker usher anarchy into Arkham-and after a final word with Jack, Harley faces an impossible choice!

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KobbeJr rated Contagion Collected Jan 16, 2020
6.5

Contagion Collected

By: Ed Brisson, Roge Antonio

A tale of terror unlike any the Marvel Universe has ever seen! An evil beyond understanding has arrived on Earth - and now it's poised to overwhelm the planet! A strange substance is taking over heroes and citizens alike - draining them of their life force, stealing their knowledge and abilities - and neither science nor magic can stop it! Where di...

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KobbeJr rated The End: Venom #1 Jan 15, 2020
8.0

The End: Venom #1

By: Adam Warren, Chamba
Released: Jan 15, 2020

THE FINAL VENOM STORY!
The alien symbiote who bonded with Eddie Brock has been through a lot... but not nearly as much as he has coming. In a tale that literally spans over a trillion years, Venom travels the length of space and time as the last defender of life in the universe!
Rated T+

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9.0

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #101

By: Tom Waltz, Sophie Campbell
Released: Jan 8, 2020

Welcome to the new world of TMNT! After the cataclysmic events of TMNT #100, the Turtles find New York City drastically changed-new factions and enemies are on the rise, and allies are in short supply. The Turtles discover that in order to survive they will need to work together like never before!

An exciting new era for the TMNT, and the...

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KobbeJr rated Hawkeye: Freefall #1 Jan 7, 2020
7.0

Hawkeye: Freefall #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Otto Schmidt
Released: Jan 1, 2020

When a mysterious and ruthless new Ronin starts tearing a destructive path through the city, suspicion immediately falls on Hawkeye, but Clint has more to worry about than who's wearing his old costume. After a clash with the Hood ends badly, Hawkeye gives himself a new mission that will place him in the crosshairs of one of New York's most dangero...

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KobbeJr rated Thor #1 Jan 7, 2020
8.5

Thor #1

By: Donny Cates, Nic Klein
Released: Jan 1, 2020

A BRAND-NEW, SUPERSTAR CREATIVE TEAM TAKES THE KING OF ASGARD TO NEW REALMS OF GLORY!
The prince is now a king. All Asgard lies before Thor, the God of Thunder. And after many months of war, the Ten Realms are finally at peace. But the skies above the Realm Eternal are never clear for long. The Black Winter is coming. And the God of the Storm w...

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KobbeJr rated Black Bolt Hardcover Jan 4, 2020
8.0

Black Bolt Hardcover

By: Saladin Ahmed, Frazer Irving

The king of the Inhumans has been imprisoned! But where? Why has he been jailed? And who could be powerful enough to hold Black Bolt? The answers will shock you - and Black Bolt as well! If he is to learn the truth, he must first win a fight to the death against a fellow inmate: the Absorbing Man! As a prison revolt begins, the bounty hunter Death'...

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KobbeJr rated X-Men #4 Jan 4, 2020
9.0

X-Men #4

By: Jonathan Hickman, Leinil Francis Yu
Released: Jan 1, 2020

The Krakoan leaders attend and economic forum to show the humans what real power looks like
Rated T+

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8.5

Skulldigger and Skeleton Boy #1

By: Jeff Lemire, Tonci Zonjic
Released: Dec 18, 2019

Spiral City finds itself trapped in a vicious cycle of crime, corruption, and violence. With the heart of the city at stake, a vigilante rises in Skulldigger. However, when the nefarious Grimjim escapes from prison, will Skulldigger and his ward, Skeleton Boy, be enough to save Spiral City?

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