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Phil B. rated Gideon Falls #10 Jan 17, 2019
9.0

Gideon Falls #10

By: Jeff Lemire, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: Jan 16, 2019

"ORIGINAL SINS," Part Four
The past finally catches up to the present when Doc gives Father Fred a rather gruesome history of Gideon Falls. And if finding a needle in a haystack is impossible, what chance does Norton have of finding one in a giant garbage dump?

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Phil B. rated Evolution #13 Jan 17, 2019
7.5

Evolution #13

By: James Asmus, Joe Infurnari
Released: Jan 16, 2019

NEW STORY ARC

Humanity is rapidly evolving, and no one knows why. Sister Hannah, Abe, and Rochelle have been piecing it together, slowly but surely. Is it a mad conspiracy engineered by deviants, or nature's ultimate revenge on mankind?

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Phil B. rated Isola #6 Jan 16, 2019
7.5

Isola #6

By: Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl
Released: Jan 16, 2019

NEW STORY ARC

Olwyn has returned from the land of the dead, but did she return alone?
The journey to Isola continues...

NOW BI-MONTHLY!

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Phil B. rated Isola #5 Jan 16, 2019
8.0

Isola #5

By: Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl
Released: Aug 29, 2018

END OF STORY ARC! Rook and Olwyn face each other at the end of the road. Recommended for fans of Studio Ghibli and the work of Hayao Miyazaki. ISOLA WILL RETURN IN JANUARY 2019!

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Phil B. rated Black Panther #8 Jan 16, 2019
8.0

Black Panther #8

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Kev Walker
Released: Jan 16, 2019

"THE INTERGALACTIC EMPIRE OF WAKANDA: THE GATHERING OF MY NAME" Part 2
For years, the Maroons have lain dormant, planning the next stage of their rebellion. At last, it is time to strike - with a treasure hunt for unstable Vibranium! And with the Black Panther once again in their ranks, they're certain of victory. But what will victory cost? Wh...

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Phil B. rated Criminal #1 Jan 15, 2019
9.0

Criminal #1

By: Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips
Released: Jan 9, 2019

SERIES PREMIERE! THE RETURN OF THE MOST ACCLAIMED CRIME COMIC OF THE 21ST CENTURY! Hot off their bestselling series KILL OR BE KILLED and their original graphic novel MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES, crime comic masters ED BRUBAKER and SEAN PHILLIPS finally return to their most-demanded title-as a new MONTHLY SERIES!

In this double-size...

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Phil B. added Criminal (2019) to their pull list Jan 15, 2019

Criminal (2019)

SERIES PREMIERE! THE RETURN OF THE MOST ACCLAIMED CRIME COMIC OF THE 21ST CENTURY! Hot off their bestselling series KILL OR BE KILLED and their original graphic novel MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES, crime comic masters ED BRUBAKER and SEAN PHILLIPS finally return to their most-demanded title-as a new MONTHLY SERIES!

In this double-size...

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Phil B. added Die to their pull list Jan 14, 2019

Die

THE WICKED + THE DIVINE writer KIERON GILLEN teams up with artist supernova STEPHANIE HANS (THE WICKED + THE DIVINE 1831, Journey Into Mystery) for her first ongoing comic! DIE is a pitch-black fantasy where a group of forty-something adults have to deal with the returning unearthly horror they barely survived as teenage role-players. If Kieron's i...

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Phil B. rated Die #2 Jan 14, 2019
8.5

Die #2

By: Kieron Gillen, Stephanie Hans
Released: Jan 9, 2019

"FANTASY HEARTBREAKER," Part Two
Remember last time, when we said "Goth Jumanji"? As the bleak, austere fantasy-horror ramps up, we start underlining the word "Goth" in black marker until we cut a hole through the page.

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6.5

William Gibson's Alien 3 #3

By: Johnnie Christmas
Released: Jan 9, 2019

This is the official adaptation of the original screenplay for Alien 3, written by William Gibson, the award-winning science fiction author of the cyberpunk cult classic Neuromancer. You'll see familiar characters and places-but not all is the same in this horrifying Cold War thriller!

The crew of the Rodina quickly find themselves in a di...

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Phil B. added Self/Made to their pull list Jan 10, 2019

Self/Made

SERIES PREMIERE! Introducing a new creative team everyone will be talking about-superstar talent writer MAT GROOM and artist EDUARDO FERIGATO. When chaos besieges the kingdom of Arcadia, warrior Amala Citlali sees it as her chance to escape her clearly-defined role-and to change her destiny. But she could never have predicted that it would also be ...

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Phil B. rated Self/Made #2 Jan 10, 2019
8.0

Self/Made #2

By: Matt Groom, Eduardo Ferigato
Released: Jan 9, 2019

"OVERTIME"
With Amala's true nature revealed, her creator has just one night to figure out how and why this miracle occurred... before Amala is lost forever.

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Phil B. rated Predator: Hunters II #4 Jan 9, 2019
7.5

Predator: Hunters II #4

By: Chris Warner, Agustin Padilla
Released: Jan 9, 2019

A botched ambush, a futile stand-off, and a desperate retreat lead to a final one-on-one battle with the Predator in the cold darkness of the Afghan night. In the aftermath, the Hunters deal with a painful parting-and an unexpected reunion!
Predator action from start to finish!

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Phil B. rated The Freeze #2 Jan 9, 2019
7.5

The Freeze #2

By: Dan Wickline, Phillip Sevy
Released: Jan 9, 2019

Ray and his coworkers have begun to build their new society, but each newly unfrozen person has their own opinions about what happened-and how things should be done.

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Phil B. rated Aliens: Dust to Dust #4 Jan 9, 2019
6.5

Aliens: Dust to Dust #4

By: Gabriel Hardman
Released: Jan 9, 2019

Days ago, Maxon was a twelve-year-old boy, concerned with the kinds of things that concern young boys. Then the Aliens came. Now Maxon must depend solely on his wits and his will to survive. It's a hell of a way to grow up.

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Phil B. rated Cemetery Beach #5 Jan 9, 2019
6.5

Cemetery Beach #5

By: Warren Ellis, Jason Howard
Released: Jan 9, 2019

Mike and Grace have been separated by Drum's military airboats, and he doesn't have a prayer of getting back to Earth without her. But what happens next teaches Grace something about Mike that's frightening enough to make her rethink going anywhere with him. Ever.

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Phil B. added Conan the Barbarian (2019) to their pull list Jan 2, 2019

Conan the Barbarian (2019)

BY CROM, THE GREATEST SWORD-AND-SORCERY HERO RETURNS TO MARVEL!
From an age undreamed...hither came Conan the Cimmerian, black-haired, sullen-eyed, sword in hand, a thief, a reaver, a slayer, with gigantic melancholies and gigantic mirth, to tread the jeweled thrones of the Earth under his sandaled feet...
Robert E. Howard's creation return...

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Phil B. rated Conan the Barbarian #1 Jan 2, 2019
7.5

Conan the Barbarian #1

By: Jason Aaron, Mahmud A. Asrar
Released: Jan 2, 2019

BY CROM, THE GREATEST SWORD-AND-SORCERY HERO RETURNS TO MARVEL!
From an age undreamed...hither came Conan the Cimmerian, black-haired, sullen-eyed, sword in hand, a thief, a reaver, a slayer, with gigantic melancholies and gigantic mirth, to tread the jeweled thrones of the Earth under his sandaled feet...
Robert E. Howard's creation return...

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9.0

Klaus: Klaus and the Crying Snowman #1

By: Grant Morrison, Dan Mora
Released: Dec 19, 2018

The best holiday tradition in comics returns in the next chapter of the epic Santa saga by visionary Grant Morrison and Eisner Award-nominated artist Dan Mora!
Klaus has to help an absentee dad-turned-snowman make amends before melting away for good. And probably before he's defeated by a pantheon of Norse Gods and their minions. All in a day's...

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Phil B. rated Hardcore #1 Dec 24, 2018
7.5

Hardcore #1

By: Andy Diggle, Alessandro Vitti
Released: Dec 19, 2018

SERIES PREMIERE! Imagine being able to take over the body of anyone on Earth. Sound crazy? Not for Agent Drake and the Hardcore Program. They can turn any person into a human drone to get to targets that normal soldiers can't. Drake is the best soldier Hardcore has to offer. But when he gets stranded in a body with only 72 hours to discover who's h...

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Phil B. rated Gideon Falls #9 Dec 24, 2018
8.5

Gideon Falls #9

By: Jeff Lemire, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: Dec 19, 2018

"ORIGINAL SINS," Part Three
As Norton spirals deeper into his own mind-or deeper into madness?-Father Fred entertains a visitor from his past who can't possibly be real. But Temptation comes in all shapes and sizes...

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Phil B. rated Regression #14 Dec 24, 2018
8.5

Regression #14

By: Cullen Bunn, Danny Luckert
Released: Dec 19, 2018

Adrian and Molly are back together, but it is not a happy reunion. Molly hopes to break Gregory Sutter's influence over her friend, but the Valgeroti are on the move, and they would rather see both Adrian and Sutter dead than compromised by their enemies. In the present, Molly sows the first seeds of a resistance against the Valgeroti. In the futur...

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Phil B. rated Cold Spots #5 Dec 24, 2018
7.5

Cold Spots #5

By: Cullen Bunn, Mark Torres
Released: Dec 19, 2018

MINISERIES FINALE

Dan has found his missing daughter. She is in the clutches of a fiendish family that wishes to use her connection to the unquiet dead to raise something horrible from beyond the veil. This new spirit is so vicious... so malignant... that its presence could cast the world into the darkness of a supernatural ice age.

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Phil B. rated Redlands #9 Dec 17, 2018
8.0

Redlands #9

By: Jordie Bellaire, Vanesa R. Del Rey
Released: Dec 12, 2018

While the witches are away from Redlands, The Devil's noose tightens around their necks and old enemies return to haunt Laurent in the swamp.

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9.0

Quantum Age: From the World of Black Hammer #5

By: Jeff Lemire, Wilfredo Torres
Released: Dec 12, 2018

A journey through time via the Para-Zone leads our heroes to confront crucial characters from the Black Hammer-verse!  

o Ties directly into the Eisner Award-winning Black Hammer comic books series and is written by Jeff Lemire.

"This whole weird pulpy world is so fun and gorgeous."-IGN

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Phil B. rated Infinite Dark #3 Dec 16, 2018
8.0

Infinite Dark #3

By: Ryan Cady, Andrea Mutti
Released: Dec 12, 2018

With only backup power available to the Orpheus and panic setting in, Deva returns to the Dark Sector to stop a mad techno-linguist from destroying the last pocket of reality... and risks directly exposing herself to the Entity outside.

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Phil B. rated Cemetery Beach #4 Dec 12, 2018
6.0

Cemetery Beach #4

By: Warren Ellis, Jason Howard
Released: Dec 12, 2018

Force recon expert Mike Blackburn has promised to get dissident Grace Moody out of a secret, private space colony and back to Earth to reveal what happened here a century ago. The oldest people in the colony are about to show they can still kill.

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6.5

William Gibson's Alien 3 #2

By: Johnnie Christmas
Released: Dec 12, 2018

This is the official adaptation of the original screenplay for Alien 3, written by William Gibson, the award-winning science fiction author of the cyberpunk cult classic Neuromancer. You'll see familiar characters and places-but not all is the same in this horrifying Cold War thriller!

With the Sulaco containing more than meets the eye, th...

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8.0

Black Hammer: Cthu-Louis #1

By: Jeff Lemire, Emi Lenox
Released: Dec 12, 2018

From the pages of Sherlock Frankenstein comes this horrific tale of Lovecraftian teenage angst.

Spawned by the emissary of a Cthulhu god, Cthu-Louise struggles and is teased at school due to her monstrous appearance. Finally fed up with the bullying and abuse, she decides she will do anything to make herself "normal."

o Emi Lenox...

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Phil B. rated Self/Made #1 Dec 11, 2018
8.0

Self/Made #1

By: Matt Groom, Eduardo Ferigato
Released: Dec 5, 2018

SERIES PREMIERE! Introducing a new creative team everyone will be talking about-superstar talent writer MAT GROOM and artist EDUARDO FERIGATO. When chaos besieges the kingdom of Arcadia, warrior Amala Citlali sees it as her chance to escape her clearly-defined role-and to change her destiny. But she could never have predicted that it would also be ...

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