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Grifter rated Marauders #17 Jan 14, 2021
8.0

Marauders #17

By: Gerry Duggan, Matteo Lolli
Released: Jan 13, 2021

REMATCH!
Storm versus Calisto. This time, it's personal.

Rated T+

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Grifter rated S.W.O.R.D. #2 Jan 14, 2021
9.5

S.W.O.R.D. #2

By: Al Ewing, Valerio Schiti
Released: Jan 13, 2021

WHAT IS PROTOCOL V?
The S.W.O.R.D. station is thrown in at the deep end of a planetary crisis as Krakoa battles the KING IN BLACK! While a cross-division team take on latex dragons from outer space, Abigail Brand prepares a deniable operation all her own. What is PROTOCOL V - and can the Earth survive it?

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Grifter rated Immortal Hulk #42 Jan 14, 2021
9.5

Immortal Hulk #42

By: Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
Released: Jan 13, 2021

• At the year's end, costs are counted - by Jackie McGee, Eugene Judd...and Samuel Sterns.
•  All the Leader's plans have finally come together in what may be his greatest triumph. But is that enough...
• ...or will the ONE BELOW ALL claim his due?
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Grifter rated Amazing Spider-Man #57 Jan 14, 2021
9.0

Amazing Spider-Man #57

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Jan 13, 2021

• Spider-Man continues to pick up the pieces and try to put his life together.
•  But many of the gathering storms are swirling more and more violently...
•  We want to tell you more but it WOULD SPOIL SO MUCH OF LAST REMAINS!!!

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Grifter rated Iron Man #5 Jan 12, 2021
10

Iron Man #5

By: Christopher Cantwell, Cafu
Released: Jan 6, 2021

THE FIRST ACT OF "THE BOOKS OF KORVAC" REACHES ITS STUNNING CONCLUSION!
It's put up or shut up time with KORVAC as the android mastermind begins the next phase of his ascent toward absolute power, and IRON MAN begrudgingly decides to finally ask for help. But...from who? As he takes charge of new allies and tries to use HELLCAT's weakened state...

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Grifter rated Iron Man #4 Jan 12, 2021
9.5

Iron Man #4

By: Christopher Cantwell, Cafu
Released: Dec 16, 2020

KORVAC is on the loose and Tony Stark is on the hook for it. Iron Man and Hellcat were lucky to survive their first encounter with Korvac and his new disciples, but finding him and stopping him is proving an even greater challenge. Tony is reticent to let other hero allies in on the fact that he opened up a giant can of worms all on his own, but it...

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Grifter rated Iron Man #3 Jan 12, 2021
10

Iron Man #3

By: Christopher Cantwell, Cafu
Released: Nov 11, 2020

Tony Stark is getting tired of apologizing for being himself, especially when as Iron Man he's more powerful than most any other human being on Earth. As he wears himself out trying to do everything he can to be a force of good in the world, he's beginning to chafe at the idea that he really owes anybody anything. Is it too much to ask for a thank ...

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Grifter rated Iron Man #2 Jan 12, 2021
9.5

Iron Man #2

By: Christopher Cantwell, Cafu
Released: Oct 21, 2020

TONY HAS COMPANY... AND HIS NAME IS KORVAC!
Tony Stark continues to roughly dismantle the fancy, shiny and sophisticated ways of his past... but the world doesn't seem quite convinced that he's changed his rich guy tune. As Iron Man, he takes the fight to the streets, looking to sacrifice himself on the altar of super heroism again and again-fi...

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Grifter rated Iron Man #1 Jan 12, 2021
9.5

Iron Man #1

By: Christopher Cantwell, Cafu
Released: Sep 16, 2020

BIG IRON!
Tony Stark is looking to restart his engine. He decides he's going back to basics, putting away his high-tech toys and high-profile image so he can get his hands dirty again. It's time to dig into the guts of real machines, put on some old-fashioned metal and fly.
But can he really lay that Stark-sized ego down? Life isn't that s...

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Grifter added Iron Man (2020) to their pull list Jan 12, 2021

Iron Man (2020)

BIG IRON!
Tony Stark is looking to restart his engine. He decides he's going back to basics, putting away his high-tech toys and high-profile image so he can get his hands dirty again. It's time to dig into the guts of real machines, put on some old-fashioned metal and fly.
But can he really lay that Stark-sized ego down? Life isn't that s...

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Grifter rated Eternals #1 Jan 10, 2021
9.5

Eternals #1

By: Kieron Gillen, Esad Ribic
Released: Jan 6, 2021

NEVER DIE. NEVER WIN. ETERNALS.
What's the point of an eternal battle?
For millions of years, one hundred Eternals have roamed the Earth, secret protectors of humanity. Without them, we'd be smears between the teeth of the demon-like Deviants. Their war has waged for all time, echoing in our myths and nightmares.
But today, Eternals fac...

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Grifter rated Juggernaut #5 Jan 10, 2021
8.0

Juggernaut #5

By: Fabian Nicieza, Ron Garney
Released: Jan 6, 2021

IT'S NOT THE END... HE'S UNSTOPPABLE!
The JUGGERNAUT just keeps barreling down the path of righteousness - right into the hands of some very dangerous people. But the question is: for all his personal growth...can Cain Marko save anyone but himself?

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Grifter rated X-Factor #6 Jan 10, 2021
7.5

X-Factor #6

By: Leah Williams, David Baldeon
Released: Jan 6, 2021

DEATH SCREAM!
Siryn is dead. Again. And again. And again.

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Grifter rated Thor #11 Jan 10, 2021
10

Thor #11

By: Donny Cates, Nic Klein
Released: Jan 6, 2021

IT'S A SUNNY DAY IN HEL!
But the God of Thunder is about to bring down a bloody rain! Trapped in a suburban horror show, THOR faces down an old foe. But something far worse than the Midgard Serpent is sinking its fangs into Thor's world...for DONALD BLAKE now roams the TEN REALMS with naught but death on the brain!

Rated T+

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Grifter rated Venom #32 Jan 9, 2021
8.5

Venom #32

By: Donny Cates, Iban Coello
Released: Jan 6, 2021

KING IN BLACK ARRIVES!
•  EDDIE BROCK is about to face the biggest challenge of his life...but he's not alone.

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10

Guardians of the Galaxy #10

By: Al Ewing, Juan Cabal
Released: Jan 6, 2021

THE GUARDIANS CLEANSED?!
•  KNULL and his dragons are cleansing entire worlds of life. SPARTAX is their next target - and the GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY can't save it alone.
•  It's a good day for the return of the legendary STAR-LORD...
•  Meanwhile, as the team battle cosmic horror, something ...

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Grifter reviewed Hellions #8 Jan 9, 2021
10

Racist robots

Hellions #8

By: Zeb Wells, Stephen Segovia
Released: Jan 6, 2021

It was a simple mission: retrieve NANNY'S ship and create a new containment armor for the recently resurrected ORPHAN-MAKER. But the emergence of an old enemy and his deadly warriors make their renewed life a hell on Earth for the HELLIONS!

Parental Advisory

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Grifter rated Amazing Spider-Man #56 Jan 9, 2021
9.5

Amazing Spider-Man #56

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Jan 6, 2021

"LAST REMAINS" TAKES ITS TOLL!
•  You will never look at Norman or Harry Osborn the same again.
•  We know SPIDER-MAN won't.

Rated T+

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Grifter reviewed Amazing Spider-Man #55 Jan 1, 2021
9.5

Pretty disappointed it still hasn’t culminated into something big, but it is still seems to be going to bring up OMD thing.
Please, Nick, if you do this, this might get remembered as one of the definitive SM runs ;)

Amazing Spider-Man #55

By: Nick Spencer, Patrick Gleason
Released: Dec 30, 2020

LAST REMAINS CONCLUDES!
•  "LAST REMAINS" ends and will make you look at Spider-Man differently. It'll make Peter look at himself differently.
•  If you thought the buildup TO Kindred was intense, the fallout FROM Kindred is even more devastating.
Rated T+

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9.0

Amazing Spider-Man #54.LR

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Federico Vicentini
Released: Dec 23, 2020

LAST REMAINS TIE-IN!
•  The Order of the Web faces Sin-Eater. And if you saw what Sin-Eater did to Spider-Man in ASM #49, you know just how  much trouble the other Spiders are in!
•  Also, what is Mary Jane Watson's part in "Last Remains"? Don't miss this chapter that raises her stakes by about a million times!
Rated T

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Grifter rated Avengers #40 Jan 1, 2021
8.0

Avengers #40

By: Jason Aaron, Javi Garron
Released: Dec 30, 2020

ENTER THE PHOENIX!
The infamous firebird of cosmic destruction and rebirth known as the Phoenix Force has returned to Earth to find a new avatar. So now the Avengers and some of the most powerful heroes and villains in the Marvel Universe are being called into a competition unlike anything they've ever seen. A globe-spanning battle that will tr...

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Grifter rated Wolverine #8 Jan 1, 2021
8.5

Wolverine #8

By: Ben Percy, Adam Kubert
Released: Dec 30, 2020

CELEBRATING 350 ISSUES OF THE SOLO ADVENTURES OF WOLVERINE!
Someone's making moves against WOLVERINE'S old crew TEAM X, and it's leaving bodies dropped and artifacts stolen. A mystery unfurls as Logan picks up the scent of his old compatriot, the mutant known as MAVERICK! Don't miss this special over-sized issue celebrating Logan's history whil...

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Grifter reviewed X-Men #16 Jan 1, 2021
9.5

Slow-paced world-building - love it

X-Men #16

By: Jonathan Hickman, Phil Noto
Released: Dec 30, 2020

X OF SWORDS FALL OUT !
The Captain Commander of Krakoa made a fateful decision. There's no going back.
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Grifter rated King In Black #2 Dec 25, 2020
10

King In Black #2

By: Donny Cates, Ryan Stegman
Released: Dec 23, 2020

HAIL TO THE KING!
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Excalibur #16 Dec 24, 2020
8.0

Excalibur #16

By: Tini Howard, Marcus To
Released: Dec 23, 2020

THE SWORD IS SHEATHED !
The team is left changed in the aftermath of X OF SWORDS... and some things lost cannot be replaced.  
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Doctor Doom #10 Dec 24, 2020
8.5

Doctor Doom #10

By: Christopher Cantwell, Salvador Larroca
Released: Dec 23, 2020

"THE CRACK OF DOOM" CONCLUDES...
Following a painful self-inflicted disaster on the Moon, Doctor Doom suddenly finds himself back on Earth...but an Earth he recognizes only from dreams and visions, where a very different Victor Von Doom is the benevolent savior and leader of humanity. As our embittered and embattled Doom finally comes face to ...

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Grifter rated New Mutants #14 Dec 17, 2020
8.5

New Mutants #14

By: Vita Ayala, Rod Reis
Released: Dec 16, 2020

LOST IN THE SHUFFLE!
On the edge of Krakoan society, the NEW MUTANTS are loose in the Wild Hunt! Going big, blowing things up, and combining powers to see who gets crowned king of the mountain. But something lurks in the trees -- something old... and HUNGRY... and its favorite prey is young mutants...
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Billyndo reviewed New Mutants #14 Dec 16, 2020
8.0

Pretty okay issue. Way better than Brisson's stories about Beak's father or Glob Herman and his chickens preaching sermons.

New Mutants #14

By: Vita Ayala, Rod Reis
Released: Dec 16, 2020

LOST IN THE SHUFFLE!
On the edge of Krakoan society, the NEW MUTANTS are loose in the Wild Hunt! Going big, blowing things up, and combining powers to see who gets crowned king of the mountain. But something lurks in the trees -- something old... and HUNGRY... and its favorite prey is young mutants...
Rated T+

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mylosh - Dec 16, 2020

comment deserves a 10 rating hahaha

Grifter rated X-Force #15 Dec 17, 2020
8.5

X-Force #15

By: Ben Percy, Joshua Cassara
Released: Dec 16, 2020

SHATTERED TRUST!
Omega Red's harboring a deadly secret, and X-Force may have to cross a line to keep Krakoa safe. But nothing compares to the trust broken by the interrogation of one of their own.
Parental Advisory

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Grifter rated Fantastic Four #27 Dec 17, 2020
8.0

Fantastic Four #27

By: Dan Slott, R. B. Silva
Released: Dec 16, 2020

Everything is about to come to an end here on Yancy Street. Literally everything. Say goodbye to the Earth, our galaxy and life as we know it, because this entire dimension is destined for destruction. Whose fault is it? And why, with the stakes so high, would they choose this moment to abandon us? Guest-starring the Silver Surfer!
Rated T

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