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PurplePenguin rated Lazarus #5 Mar 31, 2020
8.5

Lazarus #5

By: Greg Rucka, Michael Lark
Released: Dec 11, 2013

NEW STORY ARC!
"LIFT," Part One
Following Jonah's betrayal, Forever is beginning to question the nature of family, in particular her own. Waste from all over the Carlyle domain travel to Denver in hopes of improving their lives.

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PurplePenguin rated Bitter Root #4 Mar 31, 2020
9.5

Bitter Root #4

By: David Walker, Sanford Greene
Released: Feb 20, 2019

The Sangerye family has fought evil for decades, but they've never faced anything like this. And while two family members have returned home, one may be lost forever as Hell comes to Harlem. BITTER ROOT Cover As by SANFORD GREENE will be connecting through the first story arc.

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PurplePenguin rated X-O Manowar #5 Mar 31, 2020
8.5

X-O Manowar #5

By: Robert Venditti, Lee Garbett
Released: Sep 12, 2012

Jump on board the smash hit series of the summer as two legends of the Valiant Universe collide for the first time! The X-O Manowar armor has fallen to Earth… and now the world’s most lethal intelligence agent has a new target. But who is the operative known only as Ninjak? And who – or what – has marked Aric of Dacia for death by his blade...

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PurplePenguin rated X-O Manowar #4 Mar 31, 2020
8.0

X-O Manowar #4

By: Robert Venditti, Cary Nord
Released: Aug 29, 2012

After years in captivity, Aric of Dacia has returned to Earth to enact his vengeance on the Roman Empire! But when the ancient warrior in control of the X-O Manowar armor discovers that more than 1,500 years has passed since his journey began, will he turn his fury on the alien empire that enslaved him or the whole of modern day civilization? Meanw...

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PurplePenguin rated Moon Knight #5 Mar 30, 2020
10

Moon Knight #5

By: Warren Ellis, Declan Shalvey
Released: Jul 2, 2014

• An abandoned hotel in New York contains a single abductee and upwards of twenty armed mob enforcers. Moon Knight is going to go inside and rescue the abductee. Alone.
•  Every issue has sold out! Go ahead and up your orders so your readers don't miss out!

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PurplePenguin rated Moon Knight #4 Mar 30, 2020
9.5

Moon Knight #4

By: Warren Ellis, Declan Shalvey
Released: Jun 4, 2014

• Moon Knight goes somewhere even more messed up than his own mind.
•  Something is happening to the subjects of a sleep experiment that's driving them all insane.
•  Go with Moon Knight to the Mushroom graveyard planet for the most troubling and disturbing issue yet!

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PurplePenguin rated Moon Knight #3 Mar 30, 2020
9.0

Moon Knight #3

By: Warren Ellis, Declan Shalvey
Released: May 7, 2014

• In this issue: Moon Knight punches ghosts.

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PurplePenguin rated Doctor Strange #7 Mar 30, 2020
8.5

Doctor Strange #7

By: Jason Aaron, Chris Bachalo
Released: Apr 27, 2016

LAST DAYS OF MAGIC, PART 2
•  As all of his magic dissipates, Doctor Strange is at the mercy of THE IMPERATOR!
•  The powerless sorcerer is no longer supreme and can't possibly best a super-powered foe hell-bent on his destruction.
Rated T+

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PurplePenguin rated Black Hammer #3 Mar 29, 2020
9.0

Black Hammer #3

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Sep 21, 2016

Long before Spiral City's greatest heroes were written out of their universe, the Martian champion Barbalien was already stranded far from home. Disguised as churchgoing Mark Markz in the timeless farming community where the heroes find themselves trapped, Barbalien faces a terrifying personal decision, even as he relives his painful past!

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PurplePenguin added Old Guard to their pull list Mar 28, 2020

Old Guard

Eisner-winning writer GREG RUCKA (LAZARUS, BLACK MAGICK, Wonder Woman) and critically acclaimed artist LEANDRO FERNANDEZ (THE DISCIPLINE, Deadpool, Punisher: MAX) team up together to introduce THE OLD GUARD, the story of old soldiers who never die...and yet cannot seem to fade away. Trapped in an immortality without explanation, Andromache of Scyth...

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PurplePenguin added Ghost Rider (2019) to their pull list Mar 28, 2020

Ghost Rider (2019)

ALL HELLS BREAK LOOSE!
The Brothers Ghost Rider are back! Johnny Blaze ain't just the king of Hell-he's the warden too. He's the first line of defense between the demonic hordes trying to escape the joint and the lords of other hells making a play for his throne and all the power that comes with it - including a certain evil queen from his past...

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PurplePenguin added Join the Future to their pull list Mar 28, 2020

Join the Future

The Future. Ultra-modern megacities reward millions of their citizens with a completely funded life, with every need met, from food to housing and healthcare, in order to com-pete in an economic power struggle in which population is key.
But a few rural residents still cling to their independence in what last American small towns are left. Whe...

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PurplePenguin added Strange Adventures (2020) to their pull list Mar 28, 2020

Strange Adventures (2020)

After winning five Eisner Awards and topping year-end "best of lists," the comic book of 2019 was Mister Miracle. The comic book of 2020 will be Strange Adventures.
The Mister Miracle team of writer Tom King and artist Mitch Gerads are joined by fan-favorite artist Evan "Doc" Shaner to bring you an epic tale in the tradition of Watchmen, The D...

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PurplePenguin rated Black Hammer #2 Mar 28, 2020
10

Black Hammer #2

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Aug 17, 2016

The Golden Age heroes of Spiral City have been "erased" from existence! Banished years ago to a timeless farming community, the team are torn between accepting their fate and finding a way home! Chapter 2 focuses on child hero Golden Gail, whose unaging body most deeply feels the tragedy of their new lives.

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PurplePenguin rated Black Hammer #1 Mar 28, 2020
9.5

Black Hammer #1

By: Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston
Released: Jul 20, 2016

  A new story from the prodigious brain of Jeff Lemire (Descender), amazingly realized by Dean Ormston (The Sandman) and Dave Stewart (Hellboy)!
Once they were heroes, but that age has long since passed. Banished from existence by a multiversal crisis, the old champions of Spiral City-Abraham Slam, Golden Gail, Colonel Weird, Madame Dragonfly...

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PurplePenguin rated Bitter Root #3 Mar 28, 2020
9.0

Bitter Root #3

By: David Walker, Sanford Greene
Released: Jan 9, 2019

With violence erupting on the streets of Harlem and his cousin possessed by a demonic force, Cullen Sangerye reaches out for help from an estranged family member. Meanwhile, in Mississippi, Ford Sangerye fights for his life at the gateway to Hell.  

BITTER ROOT Cover As by SANFORD GREENE will be connecting through the first story...

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PurplePenguin rated Evolution #5 Mar 28, 2020
8.0

Evolution #5

By: James Asmus, Joe Infurnari
Released: Mar 21, 2018

Dr. Hurley decides to take matters into his own hands, while Hannah finds shocking evidence of evolution's work at hand-or is it God's?

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PurplePenguin rated Dark Ark #4 Mar 28, 2020
8.0

Dark Ark #4

By: Cullen Bunn, Juan Doe
Released: Dec 20, 2017

Shrae's Ark is in turmoil. What more would you expect upon a vessel populated by the worst monsters in all of creation. Now, however, the Ark has attracted the attention of powerful forces-vengeful angelic forces serving the will of the Lord.
  
     From writer Cullen Bunn (X-Men Blue, Deadpool, Venom) and artist Juan Doe (AMERICAN MO...

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PurplePenguin rated Doctor Strange #6 Mar 27, 2020
9.0

Doctor Strange #6

By: Jason Aaron, Chris Bachalo
Released: Mar 9, 2016

"THE LAST DAYS OF MAGIC" STARTS NOW!
The Emperikul have arrived, leaving universes purged of magic in their wake. Their next target? The Marvel Universe. And with Doctor Strange weakened beyond measure? We don't have a chance!
Rated T+

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PurplePenguin rated Doctor Strange #5 Mar 27, 2020
9.0

Doctor Strange #5

By: Jason Aaron, Chris Bachalo
Released: Feb 3, 2016

• The Witchfinder Wolves are here and Doctor Strange is in trouble.
•  The Empirikul is coming, Magic's days are numbered and Strange is not ready!
Rated T+

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8.5

Detective Comics #937

By: James Tynion IV, Alvaro Martinez
Released: Jul 27, 2016

"RISE OF THE BATMEN" Chapter Four: Batman's found his way into the heart of the Colony, the mysterious new organization cutting its way through Gotham City! Unfortunately, now that he's in he may find there's no way out!

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PurplePenguin rated X-O Manowar #3 Mar 27, 2020
9.0

X-O Manowar #3

By: Robert Venditti, Cary Nord
Released: Jul 18, 2012

The smash hit series of the summer continues!

With the X-O Manowar armor now in his possession, all that stands between Aric and freedom is a legion of alien soldiers. When he at last comes face to face with Commander Trill — the alien responsible for his capture — the enormous power of the Manowar armor reveals its potential in a ne...

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PurplePenguin rated X-O Manowar #2 Mar 27, 2020
8.5

X-O Manowar #2

By: Robert Venditti, Cary Nord
Released: Jun 6, 2012

The landmark return of the Valiant Universe continues! Held captive by the mysterious Vine, Aric of Dacia must survive the brutal Vine Colony ship if he has any chance of returning to Rome to free his family. Joining forces with the other prisoners, he devises a scheme to get his hands on the only weapon that can free him — the X-O Manowar armor!...

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PurplePenguin rated X-O Manowar #1 Mar 27, 2020
8.5

X-O Manowar #1

By: Robert Venditti, Cary Nord
Released: May 2, 2012

The all-new Valiant Universe kicks off with a landmark, oversized # 1 issue of X-O Manowar by New York Times-bestselling author Robert Venditti (The Surrogates, The Homeland Directive) and Eisner Award-winning artist Cary Nord (Conan)! Born into battle, Aric of Dacia — heir to the throne of the Visigoth people — has never known peace. After a b...

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PurplePenguin added Star (2020) to their pull list Mar 27, 2020

Star (2020)

BORN OF THE REALITY STONE, THE BREAKOUT CHARACTER FROM CAPTAIN MARVEL FLIES SOLO!
Ambitious reporter Ripley Ryan rocked New York City when she became the hero STAR, adored by everyone. But in truth she was Dr. Minerva's attempt at a Kree-human Super-Soldier. Desperate for the strength to control her own destiny, she tried to kill Captain Marvel...

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PurplePenguin rated Avengers #6 Mar 27, 2020
8.0

Avengers #6

By: Jonathan Hickman, Adam Kubert
Released: Feb 20, 2013

The Secret Origin of the Universe.Watch as for the first time in history, The UNIVERSE becomes sentient.Watch as Captain Universe deciphers the code that was hidden in the first five issues.

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PurplePenguin rated Lazarus #4 Mar 27, 2020
8.5

Lazarus #4

By: Greg Rucka, Michael Lark
Released: Oct 2, 2013

"FAMILY," Part Four
The conclusion of the first arc. Forever moves to defend her Family with blood and steel as the Twins' plot against their father is revealed.

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PurplePenguin rated Bitter Root #2 Mar 27, 2020
9.5

Bitter Root #2

By: David Walker, Sanford Greene
Released: Dec 12, 2018

An evil force stalks the streets of Harlem as Berg and Cullen face off against a deadly creature that may be more than they can handle. Meanwhile, in Mississippi, a mysterious stranger unleashes furious retribution in the name of justice.

BITTER ROOT Cover As by SANFORD GREENE will be connecting through the first story arc.

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PurplePenguin rated Bitter Root #1 Mar 24, 2020
8.5

Bitter Root #1

By: David Walker, Sanford Greene
Released: Nov 14, 2018

In the 1920s, the Harlem Renaissance is in full swing, and only the Sangerye Family can save New York-and the world-from the supernatural forces threatening to destroy humanity. But the once-great family of monster hunters has been torn apart by tragedies and conflicting moral codes. The Sangerye Family must heal the wounds of the past and move bey...

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PurplePenguin rated Batman #38 Mar 24, 2020
8.0

Batman #38

By: James Tynion IV, Sam Kieth
Released: Jan 28, 2015

Endgame part 4. The Joker is back! This time, no more funny stuff. And in the backup story, five Arkham Asylum escapees share their encounters with The Joker!This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.Combo pack edition: $4.99 US

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