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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Future Quest Presents #1 Aug 17, 2017
7.5

The art in this comic is dynamite! However, overall, I think this comic is average or slightly above average. I LOVE these characters and seeing them in action. Parker wrote a magnificent initial volume of Future Quest and this picks up where that series ended. This issue did not grab me as much as the issues in the initial series but I'm definitely along for the ride and I'm sure Parker will pick more

Future Quest Presents #1

By: Jeff Parker, Ariel Olivetti
Released: Aug 16, 2017

After the thrilling events of FUTURE QUEST, a new age of adventure begins! First up, Space Ghost and his young wards Jan and Jace team up with the Herculoids to rebuild the mighty Space Force. Will they rise again to become defenders of the galaxy? Or is there something lurking in the shadows ready to stop them for good?

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ManOfTheAtom added Future Quest Presents to their pull list Aug 17, 2017

Future Quest Presents

After the thrilling events of FUTURE QUEST, a new age of adventure begins! First up, Space Ghost and his young wards Jan and Jace team up with the Herculoids to rebuild the mighty Space Force. Will they rise again to become defenders of the galaxy? Or is there something lurking in the shadows ready to stop them for good?

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Omega Men Vol. 1 Sep 18, 2016
9.5

Tom King delivers an amazing story filled with twists, turns and moral quandaries. What more could you ask for? This book centers around a band of characters I didn't know or care about (even Kyle Rayner). By the end I cared. Kyle has one of the most badass moments in comics. Seriously if you want a well written story with oodles of symbolism and inner turmoil go out and buy this.

Omega Men Vol. 1

By: Tom King, Barnaby Bagenda

The Omega Men are back in an all-new series! They've murdered White Lantern Kyle Rayner, and now the universe wants them to pay! Who are these intergalactic criminals-and is there more to their actions than meets the eye? The entire, acclaimed 12-issue series is collected here!

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Moon Knight #6 Sep 11, 2016
7.0

This is just getting more confusing. I'm going to keep going to see if it pays off. It could be a really awesome payoff to make this a great series or it could end up being a big ball of Meh.

Moon Knight #6

By: Jeff Lemire, Greg Smallwood
Released: Sep 7, 2016

"INCARNATIONS" STARTS NOW!
•  Marc Spector broke his body to escape the prison Khonshu built for his mind...
•  ...And Stephen Grant awoke in New York City, ready to produce Marvel's next box-office smash!
•  It's a happy ending-unless Marc is still trapped somewhere.
Rated T+

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Doctor Strange #11 Sep 11, 2016
8.0

A solid issue as the initial arc wraps up and a new one gears up.

Doctor Strange #11

By: Jason Aaron, Leonardo Romero
Released: Sep 7, 2016

"Last Days of Magic" aftermath!
•  How did Stephen Strange become the Sorcerer Supreme?
•  And how has he lost it all?
Rated T+

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Glitterbomb #1 Sep 11, 2016
8.0

If you're into horror comics, you'd likely like this more than myself. I thought the story was compelling enough that I may get the second issue. The story telling was well done.

Glitterbomb #1

By: Jim Zub, K. Michael Russell
Released: Sep 7, 2016

Farrah Durante is a middle-aged actress hunting for her next gig in an industry where youth trumps experience. Her frustrations become an emotional lure for something horrifying out beyond the water... something ready to exact revenge on the shallow celebrity-obsessed culture that's led her astray.

Fan-favorite JIM ZUB (WAYWARD, Thunderbol...

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Eclipse #1 Sep 11, 2016
8.0

A compelling first issue that will warrant getting #2. The ski-fi world is different yet familiar with a interesting villain.

Eclipse #1

By: Zachary Kaplan, Giovanni Timpano
Released: Sep 7, 2016

Imagine if sunlight burned you alive. In the near future, a mysterious solar event has transformed the sun's light into deadly immolating rays. The world's few survivors now live in nocturnal cities. But a killer emerges who uses sunlight to burn his victims, and when he targets the daughter of a solar power mogul, it falls to a disillusioned solar...

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed The Flintstones #3 Sep 11, 2016
9.5

Wonderful story and the history of the series keeps getting uniquely woven into the story in unexpected ways. It serves the nostalgia kick as well as making great analogies to problems we have today and philosophical issues.

The Flintstones #3

By: Mark Russell, Steve Pugh
Released: Sep 7, 2016

A field trip to the planetarium unexpectedly results in an alien invasion. As interplanetary spring breakers overwhelm Bedrock, Fred, Barney, and the Loyal Order of the Water Buffalos are called into action.

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Green Arrow #6 Sep 11, 2016
6.0

This series has taken a turn that I find uninteresting as it focus' more on Emiko. If someone is into that character I'm sure this was much more interesting.

Green Arrow #6

By: Ben Percy, Stephen Byrne
Released: Sep 7, 2016

"SINS OF THE MOTHER"! Following the shocking events with the Ninth Circle, Green Arrow's wayward sister/sidekick Emiko travels to Japan on a quest to destroy the crime lords who control her mother, Shado, the assassin who murdered Oliver Queen.

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Batman #6 Sep 11, 2016
9.0

King continues to write masterfully and show Batman's human side which has been missing for so long.

Batman #6

By: Tom King, Ivan Reis
Released: Sep 7, 2016

"I AM GOTHAM" epilogue. In this stand-alone tale, Batman seeks redemption as he tries to keep Gotham Girl from going down a dangerous path. But can the Dark Knight save someone who doesn't want to be saved?

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ManOfTheAtom reviewed Aquaman #6 Sep 11, 2016
8.0

The positions of Superman are what make this comic the most interesting.

Aquaman #6

By: Dan Abnett, Brad Walker
Released: Sep 7, 2016

"THE DROWNING" conclusion! As this first epic concludes, Aquaman and Mera are on the run for a crime they didn't commit. They've fought through every kind of firepower the U.S. military has thrown. Now all that's left between them and Atlantis is the Man of Steel...

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ManOfTheAtom added The Flintstones to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

The Flintstones

Welcome to Bedrock, where Paleolithic humans head to dinner for a taste of artisanal mammoth after shopping at Neandertall & Big Men's Clothing, where Wilma shows her modern art, and where, if you take a plane, you could literally end up sitting ON the tail section. Join Fred and Barney as Mister Slate sends them on a mission to show some Neanderth...

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ManOfTheAtom added Jeff Lemire to their creator watch list Aug 26, 2016
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ManOfTheAtom added Captain America: Steve Rogers to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Captain America: Steve Rogers

He's back! The original Sentinel of Liberty returns, with a new shield, a new team, and a new mission! And he's not the only one who's back! Like the saying goes-- cut off one LIMB, two more will take its place! HAIL HYDRA!
Rated T+

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ManOfTheAtom added Captain America: Sam Wilson to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Captain America: Sam Wilson

When Steve Rogers was restored to his natural age, he chose one of his closest and most trusted allies to take up his shield. Now Sam Wilson, formerly the Avenger known as Falcon, carries on the fight for liberty and justice as the all-new, all-different Captain America!
Rated T

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ManOfTheAtom added Vision to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Vision

The Vision wants to be human, and what's more human than family? He goes to the laboratory where he was created, where Ultron molded him into a weapon, where he first rebelled against his given destiny, where he first imagined that he could be more, that he could be good, that he could be a man, a normal, ordinary man. And he builds them. A wife, V...

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ManOfTheAtom added Silver Surfer (2016) to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Silver Surfer (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...

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ManOfTheAtom added Frank Barbiere to their creator watch list Aug 26, 2016
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ManOfTheAtom added Bitch Planet to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Bitch Planet

2014 Best Writer Eisner Award nominee KELLY SUE DeCONNICK (PRETTY DEADLY, Captain Marvel) and VALENTINE DE LANDRO (X-Factor) team up for the very third time to bring you the premiere issue of BITCH PLANET, their highly-anticipated women-in-prison sci-fi exploitation riff. Think Margaret Atwood meets Inglourious Basterds.

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ManOfTheAtom added Mark Waid to their creator watch list Aug 26, 2016
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ManOfTheAtom added Ms. Marvel (2015) to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Ms. Marvel (2015)

The internationally-beloved, butt-kicking, smack-talking, most adorable super hero makes her triumphant return. Look out world, Kamala Khan is back and officially an Avenger! Yup, the dream to end all dreams has happened for Kamala. She's toe to toe with the best of the best, but will being one of Earth's mightiest heros be everything she imagined?...

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ManOfTheAtom added Greg Rucka to their creator watch list Aug 26, 2016
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ManOfTheAtom added Wonder Woman (2016) to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Wonder Woman (2016)

"THE LIES" chapter one
Why has the lasso of truth stopped working for the Amazon Princess? Start down the rabbit hole as dark secrets from Wonder Woman's past unravel her present!
THEY SAID IT: "Drawing Wonder Woman isn't just drawing a comic, it's drawing an icon-the most famous and recognizable female superhero in the world," exclaims art...

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ManOfTheAtom added Black Hammer to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Black Hammer

  A new story from the prodigious brain of Jeff Lemire (Descender), amazingly realized by Dean Ormston (The Sandman) and Dave Stewart (Hellboy)!
Once they were heroes, but that age has long since passed. Banished from existence by a multiversal crisis, the old champions of Spiral City-Abraham Slam, Golden Gail, Colonel Weird, Madame Dragonfly...

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ManOfTheAtom added Kristen Gudsnuk to their creator watch list Aug 26, 2016
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ManOfTheAtom added Manifest Destiny to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Manifest Destiny

In 1804, Captain Meriwether Lewis and Second Lieutenant William Clark set out on an expedition to explore the uncharted American frontier. This is the story of what they discovered lurking in the wilds...

Skybound's newest original series unveils the monsters of the western frontier in the adventure of a lifetime by writer CHRIS DINGESS (B...

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ManOfTheAtom added Dave Wachter to their creator watch list Aug 26, 2016
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ManOfTheAtom added Batman (2016) to their pull list Aug 26, 2016

Batman (2016)

"I AM GOTHAM" chapter one
No one has ever stopped the Caped Crusader. Not The Joker. Not Two-Face. Not even the entire Justice League. But how does Batman confront a new hero who wants to save the city from the Dark Knight?
CAN'T MISS: Superstar artist David Finch returns to Batman alongside writer Tom King for this five-part storyline.

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ManOfTheAtom added Michael Allred to their creator watch list Aug 26, 2016
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