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Kgphil01 rated Amazing Spider-Man #796 Jul 14, 2018
6.5

Amazing Spider-Man #796

By: Dan Slott, Mike Hawthorne
Released: Feb 21, 2018

THREAT LEVEL RED Part 3
•  You've watched for months as Norman Osborn has scoured the globe for a cure to the genetic tampering that prevents him from becoming the Green Goblin.
•  IN THIS ISSUE...HE FINDS IT!
•  And it spells the worst kind of trouble for your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man!
Rated T

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Kgphil01 rated Amazing Spider-Man #795 Jul 14, 2018
6.0

Amazing Spider-Man #795

By: Dan Slott, Mike Hawthorne
Released: Feb 7, 2018

THREAT LEVEL RED Part 2
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?!
•  Spidey pays the Sanctum Sanctorum a visit looking for a consult from the Master of the Mystic arts, Doctor Stephen Strange...
•  ...but finds himself face-to-face with the Master of Mischief and new Sorcerer Supreme - LOKI LAUFEYSON!
•  And he's even MORE char...

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Kgphil01 rated Amazing Spider-Man #794 Jul 14, 2018
8.0

Amazing Spider-Man #794

By: Dan Slott, Stuart Immonen
Released: Jan 24, 2018

THREAT LEVEL RED Part 1
•  NEARLY ONE YEAR AGO Spider-Man hurled the dangerous madman called Zodiac a full year into the future.
•  IN THIS ISSUE Spidey catches up to him, and Zodiac's had a whole year to prepare for their rematch!
Rated T

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7.5

Amazing Spider-Man Annual #42

By: Dan Slott, Cory Smith
Released: Feb 14, 2018

• Searching for answers about a mysterious voicemail from her late husband, Ned Leeds, Betty Brant finds herself in the midst of a mafia conspiracy that stretches back decades!
•  Convinced that Ned is alive and trying to help her solve the case, Betty enlists the help of the Amazing Spider-Man to get to the truth...
•  ...and t...

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10

Southern Bastards Vol. 4: Gut Check

By: Jason Aaron, Jason Latour

Coach Boss holds sway over Craw County for one reason: he wins football games. But after the biggest, ugliest loss of his career, the coach must become more of a criminal than ever before if he's gonna keep ahead of his enemies.
  
Enemies like Roberta Tubb, who's come to town with a machine gun and some serious questions about how...

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7.0

Amazing Spider-Man: Venom Inc.: Omega #1

By: Mike Costa, Ryan Stegman
Released: Jan 17, 2018

VENOM INC. Part 6
•  The symbiotic super villain called Maniac has seized control of all of New York's major crime families, and he's now got his sights set on the entire city!
•  To make matters worse, he's also got a cadre of super villains under his symbiotic spell, and Spider-Man, Venom and their allies are the only things stand...

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Kgphil01 reviewed Venom #160 Jul 4, 2018
8.0

A very fun action focused issue in a VERY dull and boring crossover event.... the art and action are fantastic in this issue but it doesn’t save how horrible mundane this story has been

Venom #160

By: Mike Costa, Gerardo Sandoval
Released: Jan 10, 2018

VENOM INC. Part 5
•  Spider-Man and Venom continue their uneasy alliance as they work to stop Maniac from taking over New York's criminal underworld!
•  It's outright mayhem as the heroes mount a counteroffensive and take the fight to Maniac! But with an unleashed symbiote and an army at his command, will it be enough?!
•  (...

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Kgphil01 rated Amazing Spider-Man #793 Jul 4, 2018
5.0

Amazing Spider-Man #793

By: Dan Slott, Ryan Stegman
Released: Dec 27, 2017

VENOM INC. Part 4
•  Spider-Man has been compromised by Maniac and it looks like his only hope...
•  ...is Eddie Brock? Peter Parker isn't going to like that!
Rated T

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Kgphil01 rated Venom #159 Jul 4, 2018
6.5

Venom #159

By: Mike Costa, Gerardo Sandoval
Released: Dec 20, 2017

VENOM INC. Part 3
•  Venom Inc. is weaving its tendrils through New York's criminal underworld, and Maniac's got himself a cadre of symbiotically subdued, super-powered lieutenants--and they're all bearing down on Spider-Man!
•  But Venom is in no shape to provide an assist for his unlikely ally...
Rated T

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Kgphil01 rated Amazing Spider-Man #792 Jul 4, 2018
7.0

Amazing Spider-Man #792

By: Dan Slott, Ryan Stegman
Released: Dec 13, 2017

VENOM INC. Part 2
•  Spider-Man finds himself between Eddie and a mysterious new figure!
•  And Black Cat and her gang find themselves face-to-face with an amped-up villain named Maniac that might just rip those faces right off.
Rated T

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7.0

Amazing Spider-Man: Venom Inc.: Alpha #1

By: Dan Slott, Ryan Stegman
Released: Dec 6, 2017

VENOM INC. Part 1
Peter Parker, Eddie Brock and Flash Thompson have one major thing in common - the Venom symbiote changed all of their lives. The inky black alien life-form is doubling down on our heroes - and they're not the only ones about to be put through the ringer. VENOM INC. kicks off here and rolls into AMAZING SPIDER-MAN & VENOM as a ...

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Kgphil01 rated The Shadow/Batman #6 Jul 4, 2018
8.0

The Shadow/Batman #6

By: Steve Orlando, Giovanni Timpano
Released: Mar 7, 2018

For centuries, the Silent Seven has held Earth in its evil grip...but nothing lasts forever. The Shadow and Batman have infiltrated the Seven's personal stronghold, hidden off the map and away from history, at great personal cost. They didn't expect to find one of their own standing against them once they arrived. It's Robin versus Batman with soci...

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Kgphil01 rated The Shadow/Batman #5 Jul 4, 2018
8.0

The Shadow/Batman #5

By: Steve Orlando, Giovanni Timpano
Released: Feb 7, 2018

The Silent Seven fight a war on multiple fronts. But if you follow the strings high enough, are Batman, the Shadow, and Robin still just puppets? Robin and the Shadow fight for their lives, while the actions of the Seven leave Batman unsure if he can trust anyone in his life, including himself. Three generations of crimefighting are deserted and al...

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Kgphil01 rated The Shadow/Batman #4 Jul 4, 2018
8.0

The Shadow/Batman #4

By: Steve Orlando, Giovanni Timpano
Released: Jan 3, 2018

The veins of the Silent Seven have bore their way into the very heart of modern society. Their every move can be hidden, and there is no move that can be made in secret from them. And that includes Batman and the Shadow. When one of the Seven invades Wayne Manor, a horrifying revelation casts Batman's entire mission in doubt. The only one that can ...

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Kgphil01 rated The Shadow/Batman #3 Jul 4, 2018
9.0

The Shadow/Batman #3

By: Steve Orlando, Giovanni Timpano
Released: Dec 6, 2017

Centuries ago, the Silent Seven put their hand around the world's neck. They've never let go. From generation to generation, the famed invisible hand guiding the global economy, guiding progress, has been a clenched fist. Bust with their previous leader murdered in the street, who is currently at the helm of this shadow conspiracy, and how have the...

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Kgphil01 rated The Shadow/Batman #2 Jul 4, 2018
7.5

The Shadow/Batman #2

By: Steve Orlando, Giovanni Timpano
Released: Nov 1, 2017

The truth of what the Shadow doesn't know threatens to destroy his partnership with Batman and Robin just when they need him the most. Three generations of heroes stand at a crossroads as the secret of the Silent Seven threatens to encompass and obliterate them all. To fight the Seven, Batman and the Shadow must force them to reveal themselves. But...

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Kgphil01 rated The Shadow/Batman #1 Jul 4, 2018
7.5

The Shadow/Batman #1

By: Steve Orlando, Giovanni Timpano
Released: Oct 4, 2017

The World's Greatest Mystery. The World's Greatest Detective. They can barely stand each other, so how will they possibly deal with the World's Greatest Evil? What legacy can two of the world's most enduring icons of justice leave once they discover an ancient evil has been living inside the world they protect for centuries, attached to its heart. ...

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Kgphil01 rated Batman/The Shadow #6 Jul 4, 2018
9.0

Batman/The Shadow #6

By: Scott Snyder, Riley Rossmo
Released: Sep 27, 2017

In this final team-up issue, all-out war has broken out in the streets of Shamba-La! The Stag and The Joker are hell-bent on stealing all of the city's secrets and ensuring absolute darkness falls across the globe. It's the last stand for Batman and the Shadow, and the Dark Knight will have to decide once and for all if he's going to embrace the de...

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8.5

Harrow County Vol. 2: Twice Told

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook

After uncovering Harrow County’s twisted history and her bizarre connection to its populace, Emmy forges a profound new relationship with the land and its creatures—but a familiar and sinister presence lurking just over the county lines seeks to wreak havoc on Emmy’s new harmony.

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Kgphil01 reviewed Cowboy Ninja Viking Vol. 2 Jul 3, 2018
7.5

Really enjoyed this series but the ending is awful and really brought down my score of this volume....

Cowboy Ninja Viking Vol. 2

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International intrigue. Black market nukes. And a Cowboy Ninja Viking that's gone missing. Sent on a covert mission that takes the triplets from Bangkok to Russia and to the high seas, alliances are made and broken as the truth of their mission is slowly uncovered. Duncan, Ghislain, Nix, Grear, and everyone's favorite gladiator-pirate-oceanographer...

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9.0

Cowboy Ninja Viking Vol. 1 Deluxe

By: AJ Lieberman, Riley Rossmo

Collected at last in one giant, oversized, deluxe hardcover are both volumes of the critically acclaimed fan-favorite series COWBOY NINJA VIKING! Featuring all the material in both trades plus brand new, never-before-seen extras!

From the author of HARVEST and TERM LIFE and the artist of GREEN WAKE, DIA DE LOS MUERTOS and PROOF! This i...

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9.5

Redneck Vol. 2: Eyes Upon You

By: Donny Cates, Lisandro Estherren

After leaving Sulphur Springs behind in a bloody hurry, the Bowmans are lying low from the law with a new member of the family in tow. But there are rules to being a vampire... and when the rules are broken, the family will surely suffer... Collects REDNECK #7-12.

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9.5

Royal City Vol. 2: Sonic Youth

By: Jeff Lemire

A new chapter of superstar creator JEFF LEMIRE's critically acclaimed new series is here. In this second installment of bestselling author JEFF LEMIRE's (DESCENDER, PLUTONA, Sweet Tooth) ambitious new series, we travel back to the year 1993 and follow the then teenaged Pike siblings and see the last week of Tommy Pike's life unfold. The mysteries o...

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9.5

Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion of Evil Collected

By: Jeff Lemire, David Rubin

This mystery set in the world of superheroes follows a reporter determined to find out what happened to her father: The Black Hammer. All answers seem to lie in Spiral City's infamous insane asylum where some of its dangerous super-villain tenants reside. As she gets closer and closer to the truth she uncovers the dark origin stories of some of Bla...

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9.0

No. 1 With A Bullet Collected

By: Jacob Semahn, Jorge Corona

ADVANCE SOLICIT! Her social media, strong. Her variety show segments, a hit. Nash Huang is at the top of her game. But when the iRis Shutter contact lens hits the market, Nash's life is personally invaded. The latest leap forward in "technological progress," these contacts not only play video or augment reality... but also record with the blink of ...

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8.5

The Black Monday Murders Vol. 2

By: Jonathan Hickman, Tomm Coker

Thomas Dane goes looking for a man who doesn't want to be found.
From JONATHAN HICKMAN (EAST OF WEST, Secret Wars, Avengers) and TOMM COKER (UNDYING LOVE) comes the next installment in the crypto-noir series about the power of dirty, filthy money...and exactly what kind of people you can buy with it.
  
Collects THE BLACK MONDA...

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8.0

The Black Monday Murders Vol. 1: All Hail God Mammon

By: Jonathan Hickman, Tomm Coker

It's the first collection of the exciting new crypto-noir series, THE BLACK MONDAY MURDERS. "All Hail, God Mammon" pulls the covers back on the secret world of magic lying behind the largest and oldest financial institutions in the world.
  
Collects THE BLACK MONDAY MURDERS #1-4

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Kgphil01 rated Batman Annual #2 May 10, 2018
9.5

Batman Annual #2

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Nov 29, 2017

Travel back in time with us to see the early days of the Bat and the Cat. What was Bruce and Selina's first date? How did this rivalry blossom into romance, and then go right back to being a rivalry again? Tom King reteams with his BATMAN/ELMER FUDD collaborator Lee Weeks to show us a little young love with capes and cowls. And a little crimefighti...

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Kgphil01 rated Batman #37 May 10, 2018
4.0

Batman #37

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Dec 20, 2017

"SUPERFRIENDS" part two! Torn apart by betrayal, Batman and Superman try to find a way back to friendship, to trust. Both understand that the future of the DCU depends on this relationship; both understand that without the help of the other, their lives will fall apart. And yet, one is still the spoiled rich boy, and the other is still the naive fa...

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Kgphil01 rated Batman #36 May 9, 2018
5.5

Batman #36

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Dec 6, 2017

"SUPERFRIENDS" part one! Batman and Superman. For so many years they've fought together for justice. Sometimes, they've even fought each other. Now, from the creators who broke your heart in "The Ballad of Kite Man" comes a look at how the flaws of each frightens the other and how the hope in each inspires the other. Don't miss this two-part event ...

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