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Phonogram Vol. 3: The Immaterial Girl

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie

The creators of the award-winning THE WICKED + THE DIVINE return to their founding critical smash-hit, PHONOGRAM: THE IMMATERIAL GIRL. In a world where music is magic, phonomancer Emily Aster sold half her personality for power. Now, after a decade of brittle perfection, the deal starts to go bad as the girl behind the screen comes looking for reve...

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3.0

Ultimate X-Men Vol. 19: Absolute Power

By: Aron E. Coleite, Mark Brooks

Collects Ultimate X-Men #94-97.

Regrouping after the devastating battle against Apocalypse, the X-Men encounter a new adversary which seems unstoppable. To fight it, the young mutants must ask themselves: How far are they willing to go and what are they willing to take to raise their game? The answer will test the bonds and shake the...

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5.0

Ultimate X-Men Vol. 18: Apocalypse

By: Robert Kirkman, Salvador Larroca

Collects Ultimate X-Men #89-93.

The sinister Shadow King is desperate to escape from the mental prison he was placed in centuries ago - and he'll destroy Storm to do it! But will his freedom also unleash the horrifying swarm of the alien Brood? And will even the X-Men be enough to battle a being who has plotted our death and destruct...

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Phonogram: The Singles Club #7

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie
Released: Feb 10, 2010

Because you demanded it! No, not you. To the left... no, not you either. One more. There you go. You! This issue is for you! It's the long awaited Kid-with-knife solo vehicle. He likes going out. Go with him! You'll like it! Exclamation mark! PLUS! THE SINGLES CLUB rushes to its conclusion with as many back-up stories as Team Phonogram can cram in.

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10

Phonogram: The Singles Club #6

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie
Released: Dec 9, 2009

Lloyd believes as much as a boy ever has. As such, he's ready to be heartbroken. In the sixth of seven stories set around a single club night, we join the fledgling phonomancer as he sifts through the evening's wreckage and tries to piece together meaning with glue, scissors and magic. Complete with two back-up stories with art from PJ HOLDEN (2000...

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8.0

Phonogram: The Singles Club #5

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie
Released: Nov 11, 2009

Laura Heaven knows how it feels to your age. Laura Heaven knows what happens when you listen to Saint Scott Walker on the bus. Laura Heaven knows about lust, etc. In the fifth of their stories set in a single club night, the critically acclaimed PHONOGRAM shows you what life is like trapped between quotation marks.

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10

Phonogram: The Singles Club #4

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie
Released: Jul 22, 2009

They're the Single Club's DJ ogres: Seth Bingo and the Silent Girl. But do sensitive hearts beat within shallow breasts? Hell, no. Join us for a story of sarcasm, extreme sarcasm and solipsistic snobbishness. Remember: they're laughing at you. You may as well laugh at them. PLUS two back-up stories showcasing the dazzling art of DAVID LAFUENTE (Hel...

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8.0

Phonogram: The Singles Club #3

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie
Released: Jun 17, 2009

As the Ice Queen of the Phonogram universe, Emily Aster is only afraid of two things: her past catching up and spending time in dodgy indie venues. In the latest of the seven-stories-in-one-night of the Singles Club, she's having to deal with both. Plus, two complete back-up stories featuring the art of LEIGH GALLAGHER (2000AD, The Witching) and LE...

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9.0

Phonogram: The Singles Club #2

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie
Released: Apr 29, 2009

Getting over an ex is never easy. When they've laid a phonomantic curse on you, it borders on the impossible. In the second of seven stand-alone stories set in a single club, PHONOGRAM's cynical heart cracks wide open. PLUS two complete back-up stories with art from EMMA VIECELI (HAMLET, COMIC BOOK TATTOO) and DANIEL HEARD (COMIC BOOK TATTOO, CHIMP...

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9.0

Phonogram: The Singles Club #1

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie
Released: Dec 10, 2008

The critically-acclaimed PHONOGRAM returns with seven issues of stand-alone Phonomantic stories, each set in the same night at a single nightclub. First up, Penny B wrestles with the big questions: Will she get the boy? Will the DJ play her record? Why was her gin and tonic so expensive? In a world where music is magic, she'll discover just how dee...

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9.5

Phonogram Vol. 2: The Singles Club

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The second series of Phonogram separates itself from the frenzied mob of adoring critics just long enough to transform into this handsome collected volume. Seven individual-yet-interconnected stories set in a single night in a single club, each staring a young phonomancer, each exploring a different mystery of music and magic. Includes a cover gall...

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8.0

Phonogram Vol. 1: Rue Britannia

By: Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie

Collects the entire six-issue miniseries!

Britannia is ten years dead. Phonomancer David Kohl hadn't spared his old patron a thought for almost as long-- at which point his mind starts to unravel. Can he discover what's happened to the Mod-Goddess of Britpop while there's still something of himself left? A dark modern-fantasy in a wo...

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Grifter rated Archie #27 Jan 13, 2018
10

Archie #27

By: Mark Waid, Audrey Mok
Released: Jan 10, 2018

"The Heart of Riverdale" reaches its epic conclusion-and nothing's as it was! Friendships and romances have changed, loyalties have been tested, and Archie is at a crossroads.

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Grifter rated The Archies #4 Jan 13, 2018
8.0

The Archies #4

By: Alex Segura, Joe Eisma
Released: Jan 10, 2018

NEW ONGOING SERIES! GUEST STARRING THE MONKEES! Still soaring from last issue's sage advice from CHVRCHES, Archie is eager to take his friends to the next level musically on their first-ever tour. But an unexpected turn of events finds them in the swingin' sixties-face to face with rock/pop icons THE MONKEES!

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8.0

Phoenix Resurrection: The Return Of Jean Grey #3

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Joe Bennett
Released: Jan 10, 2018

A light in the darkness is not always welcome.
Kitty Pryde, Old Man Logan and Cyclops are leading teams of X-Men all across the globe, chasing events connected to the Phoenix. But with teammates disappearing and familiar enemies returning, the X-Men are fighting a losing battle. Beast doesn't know how or what shape it will take, but he knows th...

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Grifter reviewed Mister Miracle #6 Jan 12, 2018
10

Darkseid doesn’t do.

Mister Miracle #6

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Jan 10, 2018

The hit miniseries reaches the emotional conclusion of its first arc! Scott Free returns to New Genesis to face his punishment, but instead finds the whole world has been flipped upside down. Mister Miracle and Big Barda battle their way through monsters and New Gods to get to the Highfather, but once they reach Orion's throne room, they learn that...

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Grifter rated Nova Resurrection Jan 12, 2018
9.5

Nova Resurrection

By: Jeff Loveness, Ramon K. Perez

Richard Rider is back! And when he makes his roaring return to the Marvel Universe, it changes everything for Sam Alexander! How will the young Nova cope with his predecessor's unfathomable homecoming? Is Earth big enough for two Nova-helmet-wearing protectors? Strap in, True Believer, you've never seen a Nova book like this before! Action meets ro...

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8.0

Unbelievable Gwenpool Vol. 4: Beyond Fourth Wall

By: Christopher Hastings, Gurihiru

Gwen Poole is everyone's favorite character from the "real" world! And her super-power is Official Handbook-level knowledge of top-secret comic-book facts! But the longer she's in the Marvel Universe, and not reading about it from the outside, the more her powers run out...or do they? Maybe a trip back to her world might help - but if that happens,...

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Grifter rated Runaways #5 Jan 12, 2018
10

Runaways #5

By: Rainbow Rowell, Kris Anka
Released: Jan 10, 2018

• In classic RUNAWAYS fashion, things aren't going according to plan.
•  Chase starts a new project that will shock you.
•  Molly has to make an impossible choice.
•  And Nico's super-power feels more like a prison with every spell she casts.
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Old Man Hawkeye #1 Jan 12, 2018
9.5

Old Man Hawkeye #1

By: Sacks, Marco Checchetto
Released: Jan 10, 2018

AN EYE FOR AN EYE Part 1
The super heroes have fallen.  The country has been divided into territories controlled by super villains.  Among the wastelands lives CLINT BARTON - one of the few Avengers to survive.  But it's been 45 years, and he's no Avenger.  Trying to eke out a living anyway he can, the former HAWKEYE is confronted with ...

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Grifter rated Rogue & Gambit #1 Jan 5, 2018
9.5

Rogue & Gambit #1

By: Kelly Thompson, Pere Perez
Released: Jan 3, 2018

Ring of Fire Part 1
Everybody's favorite X-couple is reunited! And boy, are they not happy about that... Kitty Pryde must send Rogue and Gambit on an undercover mission to find a group of kidnapped mutants. What they discover on this mission will shock them. But will it also bring them closer together...? It's a high-stakes adventure caper that...

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Grifter rated Captain America #697 Jan 4, 2018
9.5

Captain America #697

By: Mark Waid, Chris Samnee
Released: Jan 3, 2018

HOME OF THE BRAVE PART Part 3
Kraven the Hunter has a new target - and it's Steve Rogers! Trapped in unfamiliar territory, stripped of his shield and on the run, Cap must find a way to evade Kraven long enough to save an innocent life - but this time, that might be impossible! And just wait until you see the final page...
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Batman #38 Jan 4, 2018
9.5

Batman #38

By: Tom King, Travis Moore
Released: Jan 3, 2018

"THE ORIGIN OF BRUCE WAYNE"! If Mattie could grow up to be anybody, he'd grow up millionaire playboy Bruce Wayne. But what would happen if he was forced to relive the worst tragedy of Bruce's life and his parents were murdered? Batman's hunt for the killer puts him face to face with a strange mirror version of his own past.
RATED T

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Grifter rated X-Men: Grand Design #2 Jan 4, 2018
9.5

X-Men: Grand Design #2

By: Ed Piskor
Released: Jan 3, 2018

• Revisit all of X-Men history with Eisner-winning writer/artist Ed Piskor!!!
•  Relive the biggest moments in X-Men history: The flight of the Sentinels! The discovery of the Savage Land!! The death of Charles Xavier!!!
•  For the X-Fan inside everyone!
Rated T+

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8.5

Phoenix Resurrection: The Return Of Jean Grey #2

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Carlos Pacheco
Released: Jan 3, 2018

A light in the darkness is not always welcome.
Kitty Pryde, Old Man Logan and Cyclops are leading teams of X-Men all across the globe, chasing events connected to the Phoenix. But with teammates disappearing and familiar enemies returning, the X-Men are fighting a losing battle. Beast doesn't know how or what shape it will take, but he knows th...

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7.5

Harley & Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica #4

By: Paul Dini, Laura Braga
Released: Jan 3, 2018

The Riverdale Vixens didn't really need a makeover, but they're getting one anyway, courtesy of a pair of super-villains masquerading as It girls. Well, Harley-as-Betty is up to no good for sure, but who knew Ivy would turn Veronica into a bookworm? And how are their counterparts faring in Gotham City? You may not want to know...
RATED T

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Grifter rated Justice League #36 Jan 4, 2018
8.0

Justice League #36

By: Christopher Priest, Pete Woods
Released: Jan 3, 2018

"JUSTICE LOST" part three! Footage of a major Justice League failure ends up on an extremist website, going viral across social media and prompting a Congressional investigation of the team. As public debate explodes over America's trust in the Justice League, the team faces a crisis of confidence in Batman and his methods, which ultimately highlig...

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Grifter rated Batman: White Knight #4 Jan 4, 2018
8.5

Batman: White Knight #4

By: Sean Murphy
Released: Jan 3, 2018

Jim Gordon and the GCPD are thrown into disarray when Jack Napier leads a show stopping campaign to become councilman of the politically abandoned neighborhood of Backport. Civic backlash brews as Mayor Hill struggles to find creative ways of criminalizing Napier's democratic aspirations, and Batman's interference blooms into a liability for the GC...

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Grifter rated Astonishing X-Men #7 Jan 3, 2018
8.0

Astonishing X-Men #7

By: Charles Soule, Phil Noto
Released: Jan 3, 2018

A MAN CALLED X Part 1
CHARLES XAVIER has a plan. He's going to save the world...whether you want it or not. Act II of the ASTONISHING X-MEN saga begins here, as a long-lost mutant returns to the world of the X-Men, Fantomex offers a kiss and Bishop discovers the Mindkiller.
Rated T+

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6.5

Betty and Veronica: Vixens #2

By: Jamie L Rotante, Eva Cabrera
Released: Dec 20, 2017

New Ongoing Series! The Vixens assemble! Betty and Veronica can't take down a rival biker gang on their own; it's time to call in some reinforcements; meet the newest additions to their gang!

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