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4 Kids Walk Into A Bank #5

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Tyler Boss
Released: Sep 6, 2017

The bank!

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Above Ground Pools reviewed Secret Warriors #5 Aug 15, 2017
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What a cliffhanger!

Secret Warriors #5

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Javi Garron
Released: Aug 9, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  All-out war is coming for the Secret Warriors! Are they willing to do what it takes to win?
•  They'd better be - 'cuz the fight for their future is tied to the fate of all Inhumans!
•  But can they get past their personal hang-ups and secret plans long enough to put down Mister Hyde and his Hydra ar...

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Secret Warriors #4

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Javi Garron
Released: Jul 12, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  After narrowly surviving their battle with the X-Men, the Secret Warriors have to get back to New Attilan to use what they have learned in the fight against Hydra...
•   ...but Hydra won't make that easy.
•   As the danger grows, so does the distrust among the Warriors. Karnak is clearly making plans...

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The Archies (One Shot) #1

By: Alex Segura, Joe Eisma
Released: May 24, 2017

Brand New One-Shot Special! Follow Archie's quest to make his songwriting dreams a reality, and see what happens when the rock 'n' roll dream starts affecting his relationships with his closest friends. Join co-writers Alex Segura and Matthew Rosenberg (Archie Meets Ramones) and artist Joe Eisma (Archie) for a power-pop one-sho...

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Above Ground Pools added Edge of Venomverse to their pull list Jun 28, 2017

Edge of Venomverse

EDGE of VENOM-VERSE starts here!
The series that sets up the epic VENOM EVENT of 2017 STARTS HERE! Each issue introduces another major Venomized character that will feed into VENOMVERSE itself! THIS ISSUE, the young mutant clone designated X-23 collides with a cryogenic tube containing a strange alien symbiote during her frenzied escape from Th...

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Edge of Venomverse #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Roland Boschi
Released: Jun 28, 2017

EDGE of VENOM-VERSE starts here!
The series that sets up the epic VENOM EVENT of 2017 STARTS HERE! Each issue introduces another major Venomized character that will feed into VENOMVERSE itself! THIS ISSUE, the young mutant clone designated X-23 collides with a cryogenic tube containing a strange alien symbiote during her frenzied escape from Th...

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Above Ground Pools rated Kingpin #5 Jun 21, 2017
10

Kingpin #5

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Ben Torres
Released: Jun 14, 2017

THE LIFE AND CRIMES OF WILSON FISK!
•  SARAH DEWEY realizes there's no turning back from the KINGPIN now...
•  ...but how much MORE is it going to cost her?
•  WILSON FISK reestablishes his reputation with his biography...but what is his end game?
Rated T+

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Secret Warriors #3

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Javi Garron
Released: Jun 14, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  The team's quest to unite the Inhumans will bring them into the land of the only people who truly understand the dangers they face: The X-Men!
•  But, uh, it does NOT go well...
•  Quake's leadership forces Ms. Marvel to make some tough choices about what she is willing to do to win this war.
•...

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Secret Warriors #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Javi Garron
Released: May 24, 2017

A SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  When Karnak reveals what he believes to be S.H.I.E.L.D.'s true motivation for imprisoning the Inhumans, Quake finds a new sense of direction for her mission...
•  ...but not everyone on the team agrees.
•  As tensions rise between Ms. Marvel and Quake, Moon Girl fin...

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4 Kids Walk Into A Bank #4

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Tyler Boss
Released: May 17, 2017

Things go wrong. Things begin to fall apart. Time to arrange a date with a trucker.

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Above Ground Pools rated Kingpin #4 May 17, 2017
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Kingpin #4

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Miguel Sepulveda
Released: May 10, 2017

FISK TAKES CONTROL OF THE NARRATIVE!
•  WILSON FISK's biographer SARAH DEWEY is in over her head...
•  ...and a gang war is about to erupt in the streets!
•  But is Fisk really pulling the strings, or is the KINGPIN as clean as he claims?
Rated T+

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Secret Warriors #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Javi Garron
Released: May 10, 2017

A SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
Captain America has been revealed to be an agent of Hydra - and he's coming after Inhumans!
S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Daisy Johnson, a.k.a. QUAKE, wants no part of Hydra, so she goes underground, teaming up with MS. MARVEL, MOON GIRL & DEVIL DINOSAUR, KARNAK and INFERNO to set things right - for the Inhumans, but also for t...

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Rocket Raccoon #5

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Jorge Coehlo
Released: Apr 26, 2017

• Rocket gets to the bottom of the alien refugee murders!
•  He also gets himself into heaps of trouble.
•  The tale of our Grounded Rocket comes to an end!
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools rated Kingpin #3 Apr 12, 2017
10

Kingpin #3

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Ben Torres
Released: Apr 12, 2017

BETTER THE DEVIL YOU KNOW!
•  WILSON FISK. People love him. Kids look up to him. His generosity and kindness make him a model citizen.
•  This is the spin...but DAREDEVIL doesn't buy it.
•  As SARAH DEWEY tries to separate fact from fiction while on assignment to pen Fisk's biography, will an...

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Above Ground Pools rated Kingpin #2 Mar 8, 2017
10

Kingpin #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Ben Torres
Released: Mar 8, 2017

IF YOU THINK YOU KNOW WILSON FISK, THINK AGAIN!        
•  WILSON FISK's criminal past has tarnished his public image, but to move beyond it, Fisk must face the demons of his past...and convince the world he's changed!
•  Writer SARAH DEWEY has conflicted feelings about ...

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Above Ground Pools added Kingpin (2017) to their pull list Mar 8, 2017

Kingpin (2017)

WILSON FISK BUILDS A BRAND-NEW EMPIRE!
The KINGPIN has done bad things. Deplorable things. He has cheated the law. He has blackmailed rivals. He has killed. But that's all in the past. The Kingpin is back in the city that he loves and ready to make his mark as a titan of legitimate industry, but needs to rekindle his public image. When Wilson F...

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Rocket Raccoon #3

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Jorge Coehlo
Released: Feb 22, 2017

GROUNDED!
•  You know what raccoons are good for? Hunting!
•  You know who's good at hunting? Kraven the Hunter!
•  You know who thinks those last two points are false? Rocket!
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools rated Kingpin #1 Feb 8, 2017
10

Kingpin #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Ben Torres
Released: Feb 8, 2017

WILSON FISK BUILDS A BRAND-NEW EMPIRE!
The KINGPIN has done bad things. Deplorable things. He has cheated the law. He has blackmailed rivals. He has killed. But that's all in the past. The Kingpin is back in the city that he loves and ready to make his mark as a titan of legitimate industry, but needs to rekindle his public image. When Wilson F...

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Above Ground Pools added Rocket Raccoon (2016) to their pull list Jan 12, 2017

Rocket Raccoon (2016)

GROUNDED!
From the pages of Guardians of the Galaxy, Rocket has found himself stuck in the LAST place he wants to be-the backwards, no-class, pit of a planet called Earth. It's where those dumb furry things people say he looks like are from! One thing is clear-it doesn't matter who or what gets in his way...he's gotta get off this mudball, NOW....

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Rocket Raccoon #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Jorge Coehlo
Released: Jan 11, 2017

GROUNDED!
•  Rocket is kicking in doors and busting heads!
•  Something sinister is preying on defenseless creatures in New York City.
•  And as much as Rocket hates Earth, he can't ignore the dead bodies being left in this evil's wake.
Rated T+

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Rocket Raccoon #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Jorge Coehlo
Released: Dec 28, 2016

GROUNDED!
From the pages of Guardians of the Galaxy, Rocket has found himself stuck in the LAST place he wants to be-the backwards, no-class, pit of a planet called Earth. It's where those dumb furry things people say he looks like are from! One thing is clear-it doesn't matter who or what gets in his way...he's gotta get off this mudball, NOW....

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4 Kids Walk Into A Bank #3

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Tyler Boss
Released: Dec 21, 2016

The epic third installment of this tale of children with bad ideas brings us chemistry classes, remote control cars, and poorly planned capers. And there's a dog.

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Civil War II: Kingpin #4

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Ricardo Lopez Ortiz
Released: Oct 19, 2016

• He may be a criminal, but Wilson Fisk is a self-made man. He's worked hard to secure his empire. He built it from the ground up.
•  And now that Fisk knows one of his men has betrayed him in an attempt to take away his life's work, he's prepared to give his all to put an end to the mutiny.
•  After ...

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4 Kids Walk Into A Bank #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Tyler Boss
Released: Jun 29, 2016

The titular 4 Kids figure out what's going on... and develop a plan of their own... and eat some pizza.

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4 Kids Walk Into A Bank #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Tyler Boss
Released: Apr 27, 2016

A fun(ish) crime caper about children! Eleven-year-old Paige and her weirdo friends have a problem: a gang of ex-cons need her dad's help on a heist... the problem is those ex-cons are morons. If Paige wants to keep her dad out of trouble, she's going to have to pull off the heist herself. Like Wes Anderson remaking Reservoir Dogs, 4KWIAB...

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Civil War II: Kingpin #3

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Ricardo Lopez Ortiz
Released: Sep 28, 2016

• Wilson Fisk has reason to believe that one of his own men is staging a coup-and killing those who won't surrender their loyalty.
•  But mutiny becomes the least of Fisk's worries when the Punisher launches an attack on the Kingpin's safe house.
•  Can the Fisk keep his business afloat with his croni...

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Civil War II: Kingpin #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Ricardo Ortiz
Released: Aug 3, 2016

• Despite the heroes' new future-seeing ally, the crime business is treating Wilson Fisk VERY well. So well, in fact, that his jealous competitors are MURDERING the Kingpin's men.
•  And to make matters worse, the linchpin of Fisk's operation - an inhuman with the uncanny ability to stay incognito - is getting ill.
...

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Civil War II: Kingpin #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Dalibor Talajic
Released: Jul 6, 2016

An Inhuman with the ability to predict the future has helped the heroes of the Marvel Universe clamp down on crime before it can even happen. While this thwarts most criminals, one man has found a way to keep doing what he does best. Wilson Fisk has managed to stay one step ahead of the good guys and his crime enterprise is BOOMING. But what's his ...

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12 Reasons To Die #5

By: Ghostface Killah, Breno Tamura
Released: Dec 11, 2013

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and Ghostface Killah finally tie together the many threads of this crime-horror tapestry and reveal the bloody details you've been clamoring to know. This book will leave readers breathless for the final act to come.

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12 Reasons To Die #3

By: Ghostface Killah, Tyler Crook
Released: Sep 4, 2013

Created by Wu-Tang Clan's Ghostface Killah and produced by The RZA,

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