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Umbasa reviewed Detective Comics #941 Oct 3, 2016
7.5

Enjoying this story so far but damn did the art drop the ball this time, i feel like i should have enjoyed this issue more and i really do feel it was the art that held it back for me.

Detective Comics #941

By: James Tynion IV, Andy MacDonald
Released: Sep 28, 2016

"Night Of The Monster Men" part 3! Batman and Batwoman take to the streets in a motorcycle death race against a monster that transforms faster than they can keep up! And at Blackgate, something truly terrifying is growing in the prison's darkest depths...and its eggs are hatching!  

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Umbasa reviewed Saga #38 Oct 3, 2016
9.0

Well that sucked! In a good way i mean. Id rather not say anything about this issue and just leave a score cause anything would ruin everything.

Saga #38

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples
Released: Sep 28, 2016

"THE WAR FOR PHANG," Part Two
When your babysitter's a ghost, death is never very far away.

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Kitaru reviewed All-Star Batman #2 Sep 16, 2016
8.5

I understand the hesitance that some readers are feeling towards this issue, but I think that we should also consider that Snyder has written Batman for years and provided a ton of great stories. I enjoyed the action behind this issue along with the widespread number of villains that appeared. To anyone that is unsure about this comic, I would just recommend to give a few more issues. Snyder has a more

All-Star Batman #2

By: Scott Snyder, John Romita Jr.
Released: Sep 14, 2016

"My Own Worst Enemy" part 2! All aboard the train ride from hell! Batman and Two-Face continue their journey to Harvey Dent's cure through an assassin-infested landscape. But can the Dark Knight continue his crusade across the countryside when Two Face turns one of his greatest allies against him?

Umbasa reviewed Moon Knight #6 Sep 25, 2016
10

I am starting to wonder at this point what would happen if i eat a bunch of shrooms or drop some acid, wait for it to kick in and then read through it again? Would it somehow make better sense to me? The answer, no... And that's the best thing Moon Knight has going for it, you can be completely lost the whole ride and not even care cause it's just so damn good!

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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Umbasa reviewed All-Star Batman #1 Sep 25, 2016
9.0

Very new take on Batman, makes me think of something Tarantino-ish and i totally dug it! Now, i am not the biggest fan of J.R jr's art a lot of the time but i did think it was good enough this time, there were one or two awkward sketches but over all did not feel rushed or "please stab me in the eyes" worthy like a lot of his stuff can look. Also i thought the color was perfect with his art an more

All-Star Batman #1

By: Scott Snyder, John Romita Jr.
Released: Aug 10, 2016

"My Own Worst Enemy" part one! Superstar writer Scott Snyder explodes into an all-new Batman series alongside legendary artist John Romita Jr., reimagining some of the Dark Knight's greatest villains. First up: Two-Face! Batman must take Two-Face to a destination out of Gotham City, but the duplicitous villain has a two of spades up his sleeve. Eve...

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Umbasa reviewed Detective Comics #940 Sep 25, 2016
10

Between this and Sups i strongly feel they are the best Rebirths and WOW this one is epic!

Detective Comics #940

By: James Tynion IV, Eddy Barrows
Released: Sep 14, 2016

"Rise Of The Batmen" part 7! This epic concludes with a battle against the Colony that will change Batman's world forever-and in a way you'd never expect! Whether they win or lose, they've already lost...

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Umbasa reviewed Harley Quinn #4 Sep 25, 2016
6.5

This was my first Harley arch starting with Rebirth and yes i knew it's out of fun and whatnot and yea the first arch was solid in that sense even though the art was all mixed in each book. This issue has art from one person from start to finish and that's a plus, the writing in this one again starting with a new plot drags ass the first few pages but comes around and basically if your into t more

Harley Quinn #4

By: Amanda Conner, Joseph Michael Linsner
Released: Sep 21, 2016

"108 MILLION WAYS TO DIE!" Even though she hates to leave Coney Island as it rebuilds after the zombie apocalypse, Harley must set out on a journey that will take her around the world-and into the clutches of a bizarre robotic enemy! Too bad her Mecha-Harley suit didn't fit in the overhead bin...

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Umbasa reviewed Green Arrow #7 Sep 25, 2016
6.5

I have been loving this run so far but for some reason felt like it came to a halt of me feeling that that way about GA due to this issue, it just felt lazy and i am not sure if its due to writing the art did no justice in visually selling me on a few things like how fast clock man (or whatever) gave up, it just felt rushed and the art was ho-hum.

Green Arrow #7

By: Ben Percy, Stephen Byrne
Released: Sep 21, 2016

"THE KILLING TIME"! In a tale from happier but no less dangerous times, Green Arrow labors to train a new apprentice who's every bit as deadly as his fiercest villains: a teenage girl. But before Emiko and Ollie can embrace as brother and sister, they have to save Seattle from a foe that can see the future of anyone he chooses-anyone, that is, exce...

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Umbasa reviewed Raven #1 Sep 25, 2016
8.0

Not bad so far, looking forward to the next one. We shall see if i stick around for all six and even though the cover art is not to my liking the art inside is nice as hell!

Raven #1

By: Marv Wolfman, Alisson Borges
Released: Sep 21, 2016

"The White Carnival" part 1! In a tale set between TEEN TITANS #24 and TEEN TITANS: REBIRTH #1, Raven takes a break from the team and moves to San Francisco to stay with her estranged aunt and face her most perilous challenge yet: high school! As Raven discovers more about her human side, one of her classmates goes missing under mysterious circumst...

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Umbasa reviewed Saga #37 Sep 25, 2016
9.0

Great to have it back! Seems like a nice start going forward again!

Saga #37

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples
Released: Aug 31, 2016

NEW STORY ARC! "THE WAR FOR PHANG," PART ONE. SAGA is back with its most epic storyline yet, and to celebrate, FIONA STAPLES graces this issue with a gorgeous wraparound cover! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels to a war-torn comet that Wreath and Landfall have been battling over for ages. This arc is a self-contained "e...

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Umbasa reviewed Superman #7 Sep 25, 2016
10

Loving it!

Superman #7

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Sep 21, 2016

"SON OF SUPERMAN" part 7! In this epilogue issue, Superman considers the toll his battles with the Eradicator and Doomsday have taken on his family and the need for a normal life. But can the Man of Steel ever take a day off?

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Umbasa added Raven to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Raven

"The White Carnival" part 1! In a tale set between TEEN TITANS #24 and TEEN TITANS: REBIRTH #1, Raven takes a break from the team and moves to San Francisco to stay with her estranged aunt and face her most perilous challenge yet: high school! As Raven discovers more about her human side, one of her classmates goes missing under mysterious circumst...

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Umbasa added Deathstroke (2014) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Deathstroke (2014)

The DCU's deadliest assassin stars in his own ongoing series by writer/artist Tony S. Daniel! See him as never before in this explosive new series, with one surprise after another as we see Slade Wilson in the fight of his life!

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Umbasa added Batman (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 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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Umbasa added Wonder Woman (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 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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Umbasa added Red Hood and the Outlaws (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Red Hood and the Outlaws (2016)

"Dark Trinity" part one! When a turf war puts Black Mask in Red Hood's crosshairs, Jason discovers that the False Face Society is not what it seems, and that the organization is about to auction off a powerful weapon. As criminals from all over the globe descend on Gotham City, Jason must prove that he belongs amongst the city's worst in order to g...

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Umbasa added Deathstroke (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Deathstroke (2016)

"The Professional" part one! Deathstroke's latest contract takes him to a war-torn African country, where he finds himself caught in the middle of a disintegrating alliance between a ruthless dictator and a deadly super-villain. With an entire nation at stake, Slade Wilson must choose between fulfilling his contract and saving an old friend.  

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Umbasa added Nightwing (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Nightwing (2016)

"BETTER THAN BATMAN" Chapter One: Batman taught Nightwing everything he knows-but what if everything he taught him is wrong? When Dick is stuck with a new mentor who challenges everything Batman taught him, Nightwing has to shatter his concept of justice in order to fight for what he knows is right. Writer Tim Seeley (GRAYSON, BATMAN & ROBIN ETERNA...

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Umbasa added Black Widow (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Black Widow (2016)

S.H.I.E.L.D.'S MOST WANTED!
The Eisner Award-winning team of Mark Waid and Chris Samnee are taking Black Widow on the lam! Natasha has spent years gathering secrets, and when some of the darkest ones begin mysteriously going public, no one is safe. With her betrayed former confederates at S.H.I.E.L.D. on her heels and a lifetime of training a...

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Umbasa added Suicide Squad (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Suicide Squad (2016)

"The Black Vault" part one! When a mysterious and definitely super-important cosmic item falls out of the heavens and into enemy hands, America has only one option: Task Force X, Amanda Waller's strike team of incarcerated super-criminals. A one-stop-shop for plausibly deniable espionage and ultra- violence, this "Suicide Squad" only handles missio...

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Umbasa added Detective Comics (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Detective Comics (2016)

RISE OF THE BATMEN Chapter One
An unknown predator begins outdoing Batman, taking down dangerous threats with military precision. Its up to the Dark Knight and series costar Batwoman to rally and train the young heroes of Gotham City to end this mysterious threat!WHAT NOW: Batman and Batwoman begin training Spoiler, Red Robin and Cassandra Cain...

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Umbasa added Superman (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Superman (2016)

"THE SON OF SUPERMAN" chapter one
The Last Son of Krypton must decide whether to help his young son use his new and rapidly increasing abilities, or hide them from the world.
THE CREATORS: The team supreme that brought fans the adventures of Damian Wayne in "Batman and Robin" returns for the adventures of Superman and his offspring.

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Umbasa added Old Man Logan (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Old Man Logan (2016)

Fifty years from now, Logan -- the man who no longer calls himself Wolverine -- will have endured many atrocities: The Marvel Universe's villains will have banded together and rid the world of its heroes. Logan's closest friend, Hawkeye, will have been murdered in cold blood right before his eyes. And driven mad by the same radiation that gave him ...

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Umbasa added Supergirl (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Supergirl (2016)

"REIGN OF THE CYBORG SUPERMAN" part one! Supergirl is back and working for the DEO to defend National City! As Kara Danvers, average American teenager and high school student, Supergirl must balance her life as a superhero with her new life on Earth. But some demons from her Kryptonian past are coming back to haunt her, and Kara will find herself f...

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Umbasa added Flash (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Flash (2016)

"LIGHTNING STRIKES TWICE" chapter one
A new storm brews over Central City and disproves the old adage about lightning never, well...you know. Just as Barry begins to feel overwhelmed fighting crime, a new speedster debuts-but just where did this amazing new friend come from?
FLASH FACT: "2016 is the 60th anniversary of Barry Allen becoming ...

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Umbasa added All-Star Batman to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

All-Star Batman

"My Own Worst Enemy" part one! Superstar writer Scott Snyder explodes into an all-new Batman series alongside legendary artist John Romita Jr., reimagining some of the Dark Knight's greatest villains. First up: Two-Face! Batman must take Two-Face to a destination out of Gotham City, but the duplicitous villain has a two of spades up his sleeve. Eve...

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Umbasa added Saga to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Saga

Y: THE LAST MAN writer BRIAN K. VAUGHAN returns to comics with red-hot artist FIONA STAPLES for an all-new ONGOING SERIES! Star Wars-style action collides with Game of Thrones-esque drama in this original sci-fi/fantasy epic for mature readers, as new parents Marko and Alana risk everything to raise their child amidst a never-ending galactic war.

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Umbasa added Superwoman to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Superwoman

"Who Is Superwoman?" part one! Lois Lane takes flight! Now powered up with the abilities of Superman, Lois pledges to carry on the super-legacy as Superwoman! There's only one problem: Lois' new powers are killing her, and neither she nor her friend and confidant Lana Lang know what to do about it. Will Lois even survive long enough to learn the de...

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Umbasa added Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps

"SINESTRO'S LAW" Chapter One
With no backup and only his ring and battery to keep him alive, Hal Jordan streaks toward battle with the Sinestro Corps, while his greatest foe prepares to wipe the last Green Lantern of them all out of existence!

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Umbasa added Batgirl (2016) to their pull list Sep 25, 2016

Batgirl (2016)

"Beyond Burnside" Chapter One: The Batgirl you know and love is going global with Eisner Award-winning and New York Times best-selling writer Hope Larson (A Wrinkle in Time, Goldie Vance) and all-star artist Rafael Albuquerque (AMERICAN VAMPIRE). In order to up her game, Babs travels to Japan on a quest to train with the most elite modern combat ma...

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