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ryaleus rated Batman #72 Jun 5, 2019
1.0

Batman #72

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Jun 5, 2019

"The Fall and the Fallen" part three! Is this the end of Gotham City? Bane's army of villains is taking over the city, and Batman's back is against the wall. With all the things Bane has done to him over the last year-from breaking up his wedding to trying to assassinate Nightwing, and then invading Batman's mind to expose his most terrible fears-c...

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ryaleus rated Shazam! #6 Jun 5, 2019
9.5

Shazam! #6

By: Geoff Johns, Dale Eaglesham
Released: Jun 5, 2019

Billy Batson finds himself face to face with the one person who could tear apart his family: his father! But when Billy discovers the trouble he's father is in and the reason he's sought him out, he'll have to not only use the power of Shazam to help him, but also fend off the lethal team of Dr. Sivana and Mr. Mind!

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4.0

Superman: Leviathan Rising Special #1

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Yanick Paquette
Released: May 29, 2019

An all-star roster of writers and artists highlight the new threat of Leviathan, but also tees up new ongoing series for Jimmy Olsen by writer Matt Fraction and artist Steve Lieber, and Lois Lane by writer Greg Rucka and artist Mike Perkins, coming in June! As Leviathan enacts a plan to take down Superman, it's up to Lois, Jimmy and the heroes of t...

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ryaleus rated Batman #51 May 31, 2019
10

Batman #51

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Apr 27, 2016

Batman has battled everything from the Court of Owls to Mr. Bloom to the Joker, but how does he handle a quiet night in Gotham City?

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ryaleus rated Detective Comics Annual #2 May 31, 2019
8.5

Detective Comics Annual #2

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Travis Moore
Released: May 29, 2019

After years on the shelf, Batman returns to the Black Casebook! Throughout his career, Batman has compiled his most disturbing cases into one volume, its every page filled with bizarre horror and crimes he never quite managed to solve. Now a case from the past has re-opened itself in the here and now...and Batman will find himself face-to-face agai...

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ryaleus rated Doomsday Clock #10 May 29, 2019
10

Doomsday Clock #10

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: May 29, 2019

This stunning issue of the critically acclaimed hit maxiseries reveals the secrets behind Dr. Manhattan and his connection to the DC Universe.

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ryaleus rated Detective Comics #1004 May 28, 2019
9.0

Detective Comics #1004

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Brad Walker
Released: May 22, 2019

The face behind the mask is revealed! Who's taken up the mantle of the Arkham Knight? What's their endgame? And what's the shocking secret that Batman never knew about a part of his life he'd taken for granted?

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ryaleus rated Heroes In Crisis #9 May 28, 2019
1.0

Heroes In Crisis #9

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: May 29, 2019

The most-talked-about miniseries of the year reaches its stunning finale! The mystery behind the murders at Sanctuary is solved, but the mind behind it is one the heroes never expected. With their deepest secrets exposed, the Trinity has to consider how to carry on. Should the tragedy cause them to redouble their efforts to help their hurting comra...

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9.0

Batman and the Outsiders #1

By: Bryan Hill, Dexter Soy
Released: May 8, 2019

When the quest for justice drives Batman into some morally ambiguous areas, he calls in the most moral man he knows: Jefferson Pierce, a.k.a. Black Lightning, and his team of operatives known as the Outsiders!
Several years ago Batman personally put the Barrera family into hiding after they suffered through terrible experiments at the hands of ...

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ryaleus rated Shazam! #5 May 18, 2019
8.5

Shazam! #5

By: Geoff Johns, Dale Eaglesham
Released: May 8, 2019

In the latest chapter of "Shazam and the Seven Magic Lands," the kids visit the Gamelands, a colorful world of races and games where all that matters are your high scores! But as good as Pedro and Eugene are with their arcade cred, can they score high enough to survive it?

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ryaleus rated Batman #71 May 15, 2019
1.0

Batman #71

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: May 15, 2019

"The Fall and the Fallen" continues! Will it be father and son working together, or tearing each other apart? When it comes to the Waynes, expect a little of both. In the quest to get Bruce Wayne to hang up the cape and cowl, Thomas Wayne is going to have to use a little tough love. Only, not all the muscle behind it will be his own.

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ryaleus rated Superior Spider-Man #5 Apr 27, 2019
7.5

Superior Spider-Man #5

By: Christos Gage, Mike Hawthorne
Released: Apr 24, 2019

• After the cosmic threat of Terrax, Otto Octavius, the Superior Spider-Man, is ready for the usual Spider-Man fare of street-level villains.
•  So he's none too pleased when a major magic threat rears its ugly head and he's forced to...ugh...ask for help...
•  ...from guest star DOCTOR STRANGE! But w...

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ryaleus rated Detective Comics #1002 Apr 27, 2019
8.0

Detective Comics #1002

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Brad Walker
Released: Apr 24, 2019

Batman's first battle with the Arkham Knight was as brutal as they come...but things are about to get worse, as one of his most important allies jumps into the fray, and ends up in far over their head!

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MKW69 reviewed Heroes In Crisis #8 Apr 24, 2019
1.0

Character Assasination 101.

Heroes In Crisis #8

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Apr 24, 2019

You've seen all the clues. You've heard the testimony and eavesdropped on the secret confessions of the World's Greatest Super Heroes. Now, with the killer revealed, it's time to find out why. What could have driven a hero to the brink, to turn a savior into a murderer? Rifts will form between old allies, and the trinity of Wonder Woman, Superman a...

ryaleus added Heroes In Crisis to their pull list Apr 26, 2019

Heroes In Crisis

There's a new kind of crisis threatening the heroes of the DC Universe, ripped from real-world headlines by C.I.A.-operative-turned-comics-writer Tom King: How does a superhero handle PTSD? Welcome to Sanctuary, an ultra-secret hospital for superheroes who've been traumatized by crime-fighting and cosmic combat. But something goes inexplicably wron...

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ryaleus rated Batman #69 Apr 25, 2019
1.0

Batman #69

By: Tom King, Yanick Paquette
Released: Apr 17, 2019

The Dark Knight is breaking through the bad dreams and coming out the other side. But is he ready for the culprit waiting through the veil of terror? And what lasting effects might this whole ordeal have on Bruce Wayne's psyche? With artist Yanick Paquette (WONDER WOMAN: EARTH ONE) jumping on board to tackle the art, "Knightmares" comes to a shocki...

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9.5

Star Wars: Vader - Dark Visions #3

By: Dennis Hopeless, David Lopez
Released: Apr 24, 2019

THE STAR-CROSSED LOVER!
•  DARTH VADER, a name that strikes fear in the hearts of countless across the galaxy...but there is one lonely heart that beats just for him.
•  What is it like to be in love with LORD VADER?
•  And what fate will befall one who is infatuated with the tall, dark mystery behind the mask?
Rated T

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ryaleus added Star Wars: Vader - Dark Visions (2019) to their pull list Apr 24, 2019

Star Wars: Vader - Dark Visions (2019)

WHO IS DARTH VADER?
He has been many things: a SITH warrior, a commander, a destroyer. DARTH VADER is to many throughout the GALACTIC EMPIRE a symbol of fear and mysterious, otherworldly power. But there are some who have seen the DARK LORD in a different light. There are some corners of the galaxy so dark and desperate that even Vader can be ...

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ryaleus reviewed Heroes In Crisis #8 Apr 24, 2019
1.0

I wish I could give 0 stars.Having read the entire issue and 8 issues of this dumpster fire event,I'm happy it's ending

Heroes In Crisis #8

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Apr 24, 2019

You've seen all the clues. You've heard the testimony and eavesdropped on the secret confessions of the World's Greatest Super Heroes. Now, with the killer revealed, it's time to find out why. What could have driven a hero to the brink, to turn a savior into a murderer? Rifts will form between old allies, and the trinity of Wonder Woman, Superman a...

ryaleus reviewed Heroes In Crisis #7 Mar 27, 2019
1.0

It sucked.

Heroes In Crisis #7

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Mar 27, 2019

The Trinity may have uncovered the true killer responsible for the deaths at Sanctuary, but the artificial intelligence that ran the institution is the one thing standing between them and the culprit. Now Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman must face off with their own creation-and face the consequences for what they created. Also, as the truth is un...

ryaleus rated Batman #67 Mar 22, 2019
1.0

Batman #67

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Mar 20, 2019

The "Knightmares" continue as Batman chases a new foe in an impossible race. Over rooftops, across alleyways, up and down the streets of Gotham City, this lightning-fast crook outsmarts the Dark Knight at every turn. Is that because the man under the mask is someone more familiar than he knows? Artist Lee Weeks returns to BATMAN for an all-out acti...

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ryaleus rated Doomsday Clock #9 Mar 6, 2019
9.5

Doomsday Clock #9

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: Mar 6, 2019

The critically acclaimed series by master storytellers Geoff Johns and Gary Frank reaches its most shocking chapter yet when the DC Universe collides with its greatest threat: Dr. Manhattan. But nothing is hidden from Manhattan, and the secrets of the past, present and future will rock the very foundation of the DC Universe.

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ryaleus rated Detective Comics #999 Feb 28, 2019
9.0

Detective Comics #999

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Doug Mahnke
Released: Feb 27, 2019

The truth behind the gauntlet Batman has been forced to run-a violent odyssey that endangered the lives of everyone who made him who he is-is revealed at last...and the mastermind working to unmake the Batman must be seen to be believed! Is there a goal here beyond destruction? Will Batman emerge stronger...or with a mortal wound at the exact momen...

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ryaleus rated Flash #65 Feb 28, 2019
1.0

Flash #65

By: Joshua Williamson, Rafael Sandoval
Released: Feb 27, 2019

"THE PRICE" finale! The two greatest detectives in the DC Universe take on the one cold case that will tear them apart!
As chief architect of the Sanctuary program that cost so much for so many, especially Wally West, Batman will be held accountable...by the Flash!
A cold case from the Justice League's past has mysteriously re-opened, and ...

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ryaleus rated Heroes In Crisis #6 Feb 27, 2019
1.0

Heroes In Crisis #6

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Feb 27, 2019

Get a deeper look into the inner workings of Sanctuary. When heroes visited the facility, they relived their trauma through virtual reality, contending with the events that brought them there in the hope of reaching a meaningful resolution. That is, until the trauma took over and escalated these personal events into a full-blown crisis! Find out wh...

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ryaleus rated Batman #65 Feb 21, 2019
6.0

Batman #65

By: Joshua Williamson, Guillem March
Released: Feb 20, 2019

"THE PRICE" part three! The two greatest detectives in the DC Universe take on the one cold case that will tear them apart!
As chief architect of the Sanctuary program that cost so much for so many, especially Wally West, Batman will be held accountable...by the Flash!
A cold case from the Justice League's past has mysteriously re-opened, ...

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ryaleus rated Superman #8 Feb 13, 2019
1.0

Superman #8

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Feb 13, 2019

The epic secrets of Superman continue to unfold! A few months in space with his paternal grandfather Jor-El changed Jon Kent forever. With Jon now seeking help from his father, the Man of Steel must learn about the war his son and father fought together and set right the wrongs his father may have unleashed on other worlds. See what changed Superbo...

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ryaleus rated Flash #64 Feb 13, 2019
7.5

Flash #64

By: Joshua Williamson, Rafael Sandoval
Released: Feb 13, 2019

"THE PRICE" part two! The two greatest detectives in the DC Universe take on the one cold case that will tear them apart!
As chief architect of the Sanctuary program that cost so much for so many, especially Wally West, Batman will be held accountable...by the Flash!
A cold case from the Justice League's past has mysteriously re-opened, an...

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8.5

Star Wars: Age Of The Republic: Count Dooku #1

By: Jody Houser, Luke Ross
Released: Feb 13, 2019

THE FORMER JEDI BEGINS LAYING THE GROUNDWORK FOR HIS SITH MASTER!
•  However, an unexpected encounter with an old student threatens his plans.
•  Caught between his old life and his new, will DOOKU be able to protect the secrets of the SITH?
•  And does he control the DARK SIDE, or is he merely its tool?
Rated T

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ryaleus rated The Batman Who Laughs #3 Feb 13, 2019
5.5

The Batman Who Laughs #3

By: Scott Snyder, Jock
Released: Feb 13, 2019

All the pieces are starting to fit together as the Batman Who Laughs acquires another key element in his plan-one that is linked to the founding fathers of Gotham City and to a legacy started by the Wayne family and protected by none other than Oswald Cobblepot. While the Penguin goes head-to-head with the darkest version of his mortal enemy, Batma...

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