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Annihilation - Scourge: Alpha #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Juanan Ramirez
Released: Nov 20, 2019

THE OPENING SALVO FOR DECEMBER'S MAIN EVENT!
Something is stirring in the Negative Zone...something that the Marvel Universe isn't ready for! Will Nova be able to assemble a team powerful enough to tackle this burgeoning threat, or is it already too late to stop its descent upon the galaxy? For the Cosmos's greatest heroes, ANNIHILATION is only...

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #16 Oct 2, 2019
10

Punisher #16

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Oct 2, 2019

ZEMO DARK THIRTY!
•  New York City is under siege as the new Thunderbolts, Black Widow's squad, mayor Fisk's personal V.I.G.I.L. soldiers, and everyone in between get caught in the crossfire, but it all comes down to two men.
•  Punisher.
•  Zemo.
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Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order - Dark Temple #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Paolo Villanelli
Released: Sep 25, 2019

Following a sudden ambush in the jungles of Ontotho, Young Padawan Cere Junda is left to find her own way on a hostile planet. But local freedom fighters are happy to take Cere Junda in - if she will fight by their side!
Rated T

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Big Brother - Oct 1, 2019

Rosenberg 10/10

Above Ground Pools added Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order - Dark Temple to their pull list Sep 7, 2019

Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order - Dark Temple

IN THE GLORY DAYS OF THE REPUBLIC, TWO JEDI WILL GET CAUGHT UP IN A BATTLE THEY CAN'T UNDERSTAND - A BATTLE FOR THEIR LIVES!
Leading into Jedi: Fallen Order the upcoming third-person action-adventure Star Wars title from Lucasfilm and Respawn Entertainment, DARK TEMPLE follows the Jedi Master ENO CORDOVA and his impulsive Padawan CERE JUNDA o...

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Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order - Dark Temple #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Paolo Villanelli
Released: Sep 4, 2019

IN THE GLORY DAYS OF THE REPUBLIC, TWO JEDI WILL GET CAUGHT UP IN A BATTLE THEY CAN'T UNDERSTAND - A BATTLE FOR THEIR LIVES!
Leading into Jedi: Fallen Order the upcoming third-person action-adventure Star Wars title from Lucasfilm and Respawn Entertainment, DARK TEMPLE follows the Jedi Master ENO CORDOVA and his impulsive Padawan CERE JUNDA o...

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #15 Sep 4, 2019
10

Punisher #15

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Sep 4, 2019

THE BATTLE OF NEW YORK!
•  You can't fight City Hall...unless, of course, you're Frank Castle.
•  But he won't fight alone!
•  Unfortunately, Zemo's got his new Thunderbolts, and they're ready for war.
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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #14 Aug 13, 2019
10

Punisher #14

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Aug 7, 2019

WAR IN THE STREETS!
•  Zemo's battle against the Punisher hits the streets of Manhattan!
•  It's all-out war...just the way Frank likes it.
•  Someone's brought backup for Frank, but the Punisher doesn't play well with others...
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Uncanny X-Men #22

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Jul 17, 2019

It all ends here. This is forever! As Cyclops' cleanup mission nears its close, all the problems the X-Men face come together. The truth behind the Hellfire Club's intentions, the culmination of the O.N.E.'s assaults on mutantkind and even the inner struggles within the team... It all ends here. This is forever.
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #13 Jul 3, 2019
10

Punisher #13

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Jul 3, 2019

THE HOME FRONT! Frank Castle is back in New York, but being labeled an international terrorist has made it an inhospitable homecoming. One man who is certainly not happy Frank's back: NYC's new mayor, Wilson Fisk, the "former" Kingpin of Crime. And Baron Zemo's not done with Frank yet...
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Uncanny X-Men #21

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Jul 3, 2019

It all ends here. This is forever! As Cyclops' cleanup mission nears its close, all the problems the X-Men face come together. The truth behind the Hellfire Club's intentions, the culmination of the O.N.E.'s assaults on mutantkind and even the inner struggles within the team... It all ends here. This is forever.
Rated T+

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Uncanny X-Men #20

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Jun 19, 2019

First - learn the truth about the Hellfire Club's involvement in the X-Men's quest. Then, the mutant race faces elimination at the hands of a vaccine erasing the X-Gene from future generations...
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #12 Jun 12, 2019
10

Punisher #12

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Jun 12, 2019

THE EVIL THAT MEN DO...
•  Baron Zemo's plans are revealed to be even more sinister than believed.
•  As Frank and Zemo's war extends beyond Bagalia, the stakes get higher and the clock is ticking.
•  What lines will Frank cross to stop Zemo?
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Uncanny X-Men #19

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Carlos Villa
Released: Jun 5, 2019

First - learn the truth about the Hellfire Club's involvement in the X-Men's quest. Then, the mutant race faces elimination at the hands of a vaccine erasing the X-Gene from future generations...
Rated T+

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Star Wars Original Marvel Years #108

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Giuseppe Camuncoli
Released: May 29, 2019

THE ALL-NEW NEXT ISSUE TO THE ORIGINAL MARVEL STAR WARS SERIES!
A long time ago on a spinner rack far, far away...STAR WARS comics were a LOT different than they are now! With wild and intricately plotted storylines, MARVEL's historic original run introduced an array of unique heroes and villains to play alongside GEORGE LUCAS's incredibly popu...

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Above Ground Pools rated May 29, 2019
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War of the Realms: Uncanny X-Men #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Pere Perez
Released: May 22, 2019

Sabretooth, tired of being the X-Men's pet, is back to his bloodthirsty ways once again. Now, joined by Malekith's forces, he's determined to make the X-Men bleed for him...
LEGACY #636
Rated T+

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Uncanny X-Men #18

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Carlos Villa
Released: May 15, 2019

• First...the X-Men lose one of their own.  
•  Then...the new Black King of the Hellfire Club makes a move.
Rated T+

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Uncanny X-Men #17

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Carlos E. Gomez
Released: May 1, 2019

• First...the X-Men lose one of their own.  
•  Then...the new Black King of the Hellfire Club makes a move.
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #11 May 1, 2019
10

Punisher #11

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: May 1, 2019

• With Bagalia in chaos and Zemo's back against the wall, Frank has never been in more danger!
•  How do you stop a criminal mastermind with an entire nation at his beck and call? What if you can't?
•  Desperate times call for desperate measures on all sides. The end is near.
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War of the Realms: Uncanny X-Men #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Pere Perez
Released: Apr 24, 2019

The War of the Realms has come to Midgard...and Westchester! Malekith's forces are invading Earth, and the heroes of Earth are joining with the heroes of Asgard to fight them back! Who better to lead the X-Men into that war than their very own Valkyrie, Dani Moonstar?
LEGACY #635
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools reviewed Uncanny X-Men #16 Apr 17, 2019
10

Is this the best X book since Whedon's Astonishing X-Men? This issue continues to make the case.

Uncanny X-Men #16

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Apr 17, 2019

Cyclops and the X-Men have set out to save mutantkind...but the Mutant Liberation Front isn't going to just wait for it to happen! Led by one of the X-Men's own, the MLF is willing to do whatever it takes to stop mutant oppression...even kill any mutant who stands in their way...  
Rated T+

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Uncanny X-Men #15

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Apr 3, 2019

Cyclops and the X-Men have set out to save mutantkind...but the Mutant Liberation Front isn't going to just wait for it to happen! Led by one of the X-Men's own, the MLF is willing to do whatever it takes to stop mutant oppression...even kill any mutant who stands in their way...  
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #10 Apr 3, 2019
10

Punisher #10

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Apr 3, 2019

THE JIGSAW PUZZLE!
•  It's all-out war on the streets of Bagalia, and Baron Zemo is bringing in every ringer he can.
•  Including Frank's old nemesis, JIGSAW!
•  This fight's been a long time coming...
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Uncanny X-Men #14

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Mar 20, 2019

Cyclops and Wolverine have drawn together a new team of X-Men from the ashes of "X-Men Disassembled," and now they turn their eyes to setting their agenda. Cyclops has a list...a list of things the X-Men have to take care of...if it's the last thing they ever do.
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #9 Mar 19, 2019
10

Punisher #9

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Mar 13, 2019

ONE-MAN WAR IN BAGALIA!
•  Frank's war on Bagalia gets bloodier!
•  But Zemo's not going down without a fight.
•  Violence! Chaos! Punishment! We'd say it's criminal what we're getting away with, but then Frank might come after us too!
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10

A brilliant return to form for comics greatest team.

Uncanny X-Men X-Men Disassembled

By: Ed Brisson, Mahmud A. Asrar

The flagship X-Men title that started it all is back - bigger and better than ever! Why is the X-Men's newest crisis shaping up to be...their final adventure?! It all starts with a mysterious and tragic disappearance, but their investigation draws the X-Men into a much larger - and deadlier - situation! Who or what are the Four Horsemen of Salvatio...

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Uncanny X-Men #13

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Mar 6, 2019

Cyclops and Wolverine have drawn together a new team of X-Men from the ashes of "X-Men Disassembled," and now they turn their eyes to setting their agenda. Cyclops has a list...a list of things the X-Men have to take care of...if it's the last thing they ever do.
Rated T+

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Above Ground Pools reviewed Uncanny X-Men #12 Feb 20, 2019
10

Book keeps getting better!

Uncanny X-Men #12

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Feb 20, 2019

After the devastating events of "X-Men Disassembled," it falls to Cyclops to rebuild the X-Men in the face of overwhelming hatred. Thankfully, he's not the only X-Man to have just returned from oblivion. Scott and Logan are together again, and they are mutantkind's only hope. Writer Matthew Rosenberg and returning superstar X-Artist Salvador Larroc...

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Above Ground Pools rated Punisher #8 Feb 13, 2019
10

Punisher #8

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Feb 13, 2019

• Frank Castle is loose in a country ENTIRELY POPULATED BY VILLAINS.
•  It's war on the streets of Bagalia!
•  Desperate times for Baron Zemo call for desperate measures!
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Above Ground Pools reviewed Uncanny X-Men #11 Feb 6, 2019
10

Best X-Men comic I've read since Whedon. This is the return of 2 of the best and it's does them justice.

Uncanny X-Men #11

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Salvador Larroca
Released: Feb 6, 2019

SPECIAL OVER-SIZED ISSUE!
After the devastating events of "X-Men Disassembled," it falls to Cyclops to rebuild the X-Men in the face of overwhelming hatred. Thankfully, he's not the only X-Man to have just returned from oblivion. Scott and Logan are together again, and they are mutantkind's only hope. Writer Matthew Rosenberg and returning supe...

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