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7.5

John Carpenter's Tales of Science Fiction: The Standoff #3

By: David Schow, Andres Esparza
Released: Sep 12, 2018

While hardboiled convict Fraiser Bonner continues to execute prison guards with impunity, the forces surrounding Tattersall Prison struggle to cope with an alien invasion that threatens to spill over into the rest of the world. No negotiation. No parley. Extraterrestrial expert Conrad Gant, forced into hiding by the government, finds himself drafte...

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7.5

John Carpenter's Tales of Science Fiction: The Standoff #2

By: David Schow, Andres Esparza
Released: Jul 25, 2018

A gigantic UFO has crashed into Tattersall Prison. Officials try to contain the perimeter, but the inmates want out... and the invaders want in. Into the inmates. Hostages are taken. Bodies are possessed. Alien bugs infect anyone they can. Inside, chaos. Outside, chaos. And all around, a total and complete standoff.

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9.0

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #5

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Sep 19, 2018

The Eisner Award-winning superhero saga returns with lots of revelations!

Our heroes' journey from Spiral City to the farm is finally revealed and will change them forever!

"Black Hammer is the maddest, most brilliant comic I've read in years."-Mark Millar (Kick Ass)




"This whole weird pulpy world is so fun...

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Phil B. rated Cemetery Beach #1 Sep 16, 2018
8.0

Cemetery Beach #1

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

From the creators of the acclaimed TREES graphic novels, which are currently being adapted for television, comes something completely different. A professional pathfinder, his only ally a disaffected young murderess, breaks out of a torture cell in pursuit of his worst extraction scenario ever: escaping on foot across a sprawling and secret off-wor...

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Phil B. rated Come Into Me #3 Sep 15, 2018
9.0

Come Into Me #3

By: Zac Thompson, Piotr Kowalski
Released: Sep 5, 2018

When someone else controls your body, where do you go? The flesh can only handle so much before it begins to break.

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Phil B. rated Relay #3 Sep 10, 2018
9.0

Relay #3

By: Zac Thompson, Andy Clarke
Released: Sep 5, 2018

In the future, the galaxy is united under a monolith known as the Galactic Relay. Although the towering monument is meant to inspire conformity of ideas, technology, and progress, it is not without its enemies and many have begun to resent the foreign structure. And now, Jad Carter, a Relay employee, has found the Relay's mythological creator.
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Phil B. added Relay to their pull list Sep 10, 2018

Relay

A perfect future of intergalactic travel and community. Every newly discovered planet is unified culturally through a monolithic structure known as the Galactic Relay. Although the towering monument is meant to inspire conformity of ideas, technology, and progress - many resent the foreign structure. Jad Carter, a Relay employee, must keep the peac...

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Phil B. rated Predator: Hunters II #2 Sep 8, 2018
8.5

Predator: Hunters II #2

By: Chris Warner, Agustin Padilla
Released: Sep 5, 2018

A reconnaissance mission in Afghanistan turns into a deadly three-way game of cat-and-mouse as the Hunters track a Predator-and attempt to avoid a government-sponsored team after the same prey!

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Phil B. rated Paper Girls #24 Sep 8, 2018
9.0

Paper Girls #24

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Cliff Chiang
Released: Sep 5, 2018

Trapped in a deadly future, can Mac find a cure for what will one day kill her?

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Phil B. rated Paradiso #7 Sep 8, 2018
9.0

Paradiso #7

By: Ram V., Dev Pramanik
Released: Sep 5, 2018

"DARK DWELLERS," Part Three
The group splits up as they race against time to save Carson and to preserve the Dark Dweller's way of life. But betrayal puts Jack and The Pneumas in peril as Hazard takes the first steps toward his conflict with Paradiso.

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Phil B. added Border Town to their pull list Sep 8, 2018

Border Town

Don't miss the start of this all-new ongoing Vertigo series by writer Eric M. Esquivel (Gregory Graves, Ricanstruction) and artist Ramon Villalobos (Nighthawk, America).
When a crack in the border between worlds releases an army of monsters from Mexican folklore, the residents of Devil's Fork, AZ, blame the ensuing weirdness-the shared nightmar...

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Phil B. rated Border Town #1 Sep 6, 2018
8.0

Border Town #1

By: Eric M Esquivel, Ramon Villalobos
Released: Sep 5, 2018

Don't miss the start of this all-new ongoing Vertigo series by writer Eric M. Esquivel (Gregory Graves, Ricanstruction) and artist Ramon Villalobos (Nighthawk, America).
When a crack in the border between worlds releases an army of monsters from Mexican folklore, the residents of Devil's Fork, AZ, blame the ensuing weirdness-the shared nightmar...

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Phil B. rated Moon Knight #198 Sep 6, 2018
8.5

Moon Knight #198

By: Max Bemis, Jacen Burrows
Released: Aug 29, 2018

ONSLAUGHT OF THE SADISTS!
•  Moon Knight runs the Trials of a society of sadists!
•  The mad master of the society has set traps specifically designed for Spector!
•  What pieces of himself might Marc need to sacrifice to survive?
Rated T+

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Phil B. rated Shanghai Red #3 Aug 29, 2018
9.0

Shanghai Red #3

By: Christopher Sebela, Josh Hixson
Released: Aug 22, 2018

With two of the men who abducted her carved off her list, Red's hands are bloody again as she looks to take out the rest of the names responsible. But when she's detoured into the heart of Portland's corruption and comes face to face with her sister, Red will face some ugly truths about how far from home she really is and how much longer her list n...

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Phil B. rated Black Panther #3 Aug 27, 2018
7.5

Black Panther #3

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Daniel Acuna
Released: Aug 22, 2018

THE INTERGALACTIC EMPIRE OF WAKANDA CONTINUES!
The rebels make their move! On the verge of liberating the Nameless, T'Challa, M'Baku and Nakia hunt for mysterious artifact that promises to turn the tide. What is the M'Kraan Shard? And will T'Challa find its acquisition worth the cost?
Rated T

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Phil B. rated Evolution #9 Aug 26, 2018
8.5

Evolution #9

By: James Asmus, Joe Infurnari
Released: Aug 15, 2018

Abe plays a game of cat and mouse with the authorities while Claire and Rochelle make contact with the cult that's shadowed their every move since issue #1.

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8.5

Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome #2

By: Peter Milligan, Robert Gill
Released: Aug 22, 2018

Three Roman legions lay slaughtered, and, with them, a cache of Rome's most prized possessions has disappeared...
The mystery of the Roman Empire's missing relics deepens into a deadly new case for Antonius Axia, history's first detective and the ancient world's sole possessor of the secrets of deduction and psychology. Now, Axia is on the hunt...

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8.5

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #4

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Aug 22, 2018

The Eisner Award-winning superhero saga returns with lots of revelations!

All is revealed when Lucy makes her way back to the farm from Dreamland, confronting the mastermind of their current situation. The revelations here will alter the fate of the Black Hammer family forever!

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Phil B. rated Royal City #14 Aug 22, 2018
8.5

Royal City #14

By: Jeff Lemire
Released: Aug 22, 2018

A 2018 Eisner Award nominee for Best New Series and Best Writer, JEFF LEMIRE! The critically acclaimed, multi-generational saga of the Pike family comes to its conclusion as the ghosts of the past catch up to them and point the Pike Family toward an unexpected future.

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Phil B. rated Cold Spots #1 Aug 22, 2018
7.0

Cold Spots #1

By: Cullen Bunn, Mark Torres
Released: Aug 22, 2018

MINISERIES PREMIERE! Psychological terror, the undead, and a supernaturally bitter cold come together in this spine-tingling new series from CULLEN BUNN (REGRESSION, Harrow County) and MARK TORRES (Zombies vs. Robots: Undercity).
10 years ago, Dan Kerr turned his back on his wife and unborn daughter. Now, both mother and child have gone missin...

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Phil B. rated Relay #2 Aug 21, 2018
8.5

Relay #2

By: Zac Thompson, Andy Clarke
Released: Aug 8, 2018

The science fiction epic of the summer continues!
Equal part The Fifth Element and Philip K Dick, RELAY is an exploration of monoculture, identity and the deceptive nature of legend set in a thriving future where humanity forcibly assimilates new worlds. Every newly discovered planet is unified culturally through a monolithic structure known a...

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Phil B. rated Gideon Falls #6 Aug 21, 2018
9.0

Gideon Falls #6

By: Jeff Lemire, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: Aug 15, 2018

"THE BLACK BARN": Conclusion-Father Fred enters The Black Barn on a daring rescue attempt but nothing can prepare him for the horrors within. Meanwhile Norton and Angie delve deeper into Norton's past and zero in on the secrets of the Barn. A 2018 Eisner Award nominee for Best Writer, JEFF LEMIRE!

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Phil B. rated Analog #5 Aug 19, 2018
8.0

Analog #5

By: Gerry Duggan, David O
Released: Aug 15, 2018

END OF STORY ARC

CHAPTER FIVE
Image's hit new ongoing series wraps the first arc with a bang. Jack's got a briefcase of secrets to deliver, some hard men on his tail, and his past coming back to haunt him. If you like future noir spy stories with accents of romance, comedy, and revenge, the end of our first arc is for you.

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8.0

Robocop: Citizens Arrest #5

By: Brian Wood, Jorge Coelho
Released: Aug 8, 2018

The New RoboCops debut here, as Alex Murphy-the original RoboCop-faces his ultimate enemy.

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Phil B. rated Maestros #7 Aug 15, 2018
9.0

Maestros #7

By: Steve Skroce
Released: Aug 8, 2018

END OF STORY ARC! A 2018 Eisner Award nominee for Best New Series and Best Coloring by DAVE STEWART! The Book of Remaking has been opened and its spell cast; all of creation has been undone and all that is left is the great stillness of Emptiness... and Mardok. But something stirs in the dark. Something with over ten hours of battery life...

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Phil B. rated Death or Glory #4 Aug 14, 2018
8.5

Death or Glory #4

By: Rick Remender, Bengal
Released: Aug 8, 2018

When faced with true evil, Glory must decide if she'll turn and run, or put the pedal down and face it head-on.

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Phil B. rated Predator: Hunters II #1 Aug 9, 2018
8.5

Predator: Hunters II #1

By: Chris Warner, Agustin Padilla
Released: Aug 8, 2018

From the islands of the South Pacific to the mountains of Afghanistan, the Hunters go wherever the Predators appear-even it's in a warzone and into conflict with a mysterious government group hunting the same prey!

Despite the casualties suffered during their fist mission, the Predator Hunters are on the prowl again!

"A true testa...

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Phil B. added Predator: Hunters II to their pull list Aug 9, 2018

Predator: Hunters II

From the islands of the South Pacific to the mountains of Afghanistan, the Hunters go wherever the Predators appear-even it's in a warzone and into conflict with a mysterious government group hunting the same prey!

Despite the casualties suffered during their fist mission, the Predator Hunters are on the prowl again!

"A true testa...

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Phil B. rated Seven to Eternity #10 Aug 9, 2018
9.0

Seven to Eternity #10

By: Rick Remender, Jerome Opena
Released: Aug 1, 2018

NEW STORY ARC!

"THE SPRINGS OF ZHAL," Part One-Adam Osidis and the Mud King travel the wastelands to the mythical Springs of Zhal, which promise a cure to Adam's fatal disease-and the offer of the God of Whispers fulfilled. But when you deal with the devil, how soon before he lays claim to your soul?

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Phil B. rated Paradiso #6 Aug 7, 2018
8.5

Paradiso #6

By: Ram V., Dev Pramanik
Released: Aug 1, 2018

"DARK DWELLERS": Part Two-In the city beneath the city, Jack learns more of his past and his connection to Paradiso. Relationships are strained as revelations lead to distrust and Paradiso intervenes once more to save a seemingly inconsequential life.

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