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Grifter rated Wonder Woman #750 Jan 24, 2020
8.5

Wonder Woman #750

By: Vita Ayala, Elena Casagrande
Released: Jan 22, 2020

Prestige Format
An all-star 96-page celebration of the Amazon Princess by longtime favorites and acclaimed new voices! In the lead story, Wonder Woman's epic "Year of the Villain" battle comes to a close, leading the way to new challenges ahead. Additionally, this oversized gem tells tales from Diana's past, present and future by some of the gr...

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Grifter rated Captain Marvel #14 Jan 24, 2020
9.0

Captain Marvel #14

By: Kelly Thompson, Lee Garbett
Released: Jan 22, 2020

"THE LAST AVENGER" PART 3: DESPERATE MEASURES
Two down. But time is running out, and there are Avengers left to kill. Can Captain Marvel finish off her former friends before the clock runs down - and all is lost?
Rated T+

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Grifter reviewed Guardians of the Galaxy #1 Jan 24, 2020
10

Awesome

Guardians of the Galaxy #1

By: Al Ewing, Juan Cabal
Released: Jan 22, 2020

Once, they were a team of misfits. Now they're a family, and they've earned their peace. But the universe is not a peaceful place -- and it's only getting worse. The Great Empires are in turmoil. The rule of law is dead. And amidst the chaos, the Gods of Olympus have returned -- harbingers of a new age of war, reborn to burn their mark on the stars...

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9.0

Web Of Venom: The Good Son #1

By: Zac Thompson, Diogenes Neves
Released: Jan 22, 2020

WHILE VENOM'S AWAY, THE CHILDREN WILL PLAY!
Dylan Brock and Normie Osborn have survived the trials of ABSOLUTE CARNAGE, but what's next for the Goblin Childe and the Son of Venom?
Rated T+

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Grifter reviewed Amazing Spider-Man #38 Jan 24, 2020
10

Nick Spencer saves Spider-Man from bad writing. Here’s why.

Amazing Spider-Man #38

By: Nick Spencer, Iban Coello
Released: Jan 22, 2020

• J. Jonah Jameson kicks off his new life as a podcast host and his first guest? SPIDER-MAN!
•  JJJ and Spidey have been on pretty good terms for a while now, so it seems fitting that JJJ
needs to sabotage it and put the entire city in danger, right?
•  Don't miss "My Podcast with Jonah"!
Rated T

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Grifter rated Excalibur #6 Jan 24, 2020
9.5

Excalibur #6

By: Tini Howard, Marcus To
Released: Jan 22, 2020

The Secret of Rogue's Coffin!
Locked in her mysterious coffin, Rogue dreams. Meanwhile, Apocalypse performs a ritual, and the throne of power changes hands. The reign of mutantkind reaches the Otherworld at last.
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Marauders #6 Jan 24, 2020
9.5

Marauders #6

By: Gerry Duggan, Matteo Lolli
Released: Jan 22, 2020

THE BATTLE OF MADRIPOOR!
The Marauders are caught between the forces of Madripoor and the Black King's machinations! Thankfully, they have TWO Omega Level mutants onboard...
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Fantastic Four #18 Jan 24, 2020
9.0

Fantastic Four #18

By: Dan Slott, Paco Medina
Released: Jan 22, 2020

"Point of Origin" Part 5!
•  We weren't kidding. That big secret that we promised last issue, that really happened. This issue is the fallout.
•  Punches will be thrown. Lives will be changed. And Reed Richards is going to drop some scary science on the planet called Spyre.
•  You know those sci-fi rules about "prime directi...

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Grifter rated Shazam! #10 Jan 22, 2020
9.5

Shazam! #10

By: Geoff Johns, Dale Eaglesham
Released: Jan 22, 2020

The magical superhero adventure continues as the seventh member of the Shazam Family is finally chosen-and it will change Billy Batson and his brothers and sisters forever! But can this new family come together to stop the deadly all-new Monster Society? Plus, Mary's pet rabbit, Hoppy, makes a startling discovery...

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9.5

Batman: Curse of the White Knight #6

By: Sean Murphy
Released: Jan 22, 2020

DC BLACK LABEL
Gotham City's crushing curse is uncovered! Everything Batman thought he knew about the Wayne family secret is turned upside down as Azrael and The Joker usher anarchy into Arkham-and after a final word with Jack, Harley faces an impossible choice!

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Grifter rated Detective Comics #1019 Jan 22, 2020
7.5

Detective Comics #1019

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Scott Godlewski
Released: Jan 22, 2020

The Dark Knight is on the trail of the figure behind a brutal series of murders across Gotham City-and what he finds will send a cold shiver up his spine! A public attack on Bruce Wayne has brought the possible perpetrator of these murders to light...so what is an axe-wielding cult leader from the 1600s doing in present-day Gotham? Find out for you...

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Grifter rated Batman #87 Jan 22, 2020
8.0

Batman #87

By: James Tynion IV, Guillem March
Released: Jan 22, 2020

The Riddler has been lying low since his humiliating defeat as part of Bane's army- but as costumed assassins start to make their way into Gotham City, Edward Nygma may have the answers he's been looking for. Or at least, the answer to why Deathstroke is trying to kill him! Is it possible that Batman's tussle with Slade Wilson was all just a ruse t...

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Grifter rated Superman #19 Jan 22, 2020
8.0

Superman #19

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 22, 2020

One day later! What happens the day after Superman reveals his secret identity to the world? And what repercussions will his decision have across the entire DC Universe? Plus, Superman: president of Earth?

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10

The Question: The Deaths of Vic Sage #2

By: Jeff Lemire, Denys Cowan
Released: Jan 15, 2020

DC Black Label, Prestige Plus, 8.5" x 10.875"
In modern-day Hub City, Vic Sage died. And then he woke up. In Hub City...in the 1800s! The legend of the Man with No Face rides across the Old West, discovering a shocking connection running through history all the way to the day he died...and pointing to more carnage yet to come!

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10

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #7

By: Matt Fraction, Steve Lieber
Released: Jan 15, 2020

The doctor will see you now, Jimmy...and you, Jimmy, and you, and you, annnd you, too, Jimmy! How can there be five different Jimmy's, and how will our Jimmy handle keep the other four Jimmy's together without bursting into smithereens? Well, to answer that, Jimmy will first have to us about your mother. And what about your brother Jamie and sister...

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Grifter rated Valkyrie: Jane Foster #7 Jan 15, 2020
9.0

Valkyrie: Jane Foster #7

By: Jason Aaron, Pere Perez
Released: Jan 15, 2020

TIME OF DEATH: NOW!
Valkyrie teams up with Marvel's Mightiest Medics to save the life of the ultimate patient - Death herself! With a universal force on the cosmic operating table, the end of everything is one slip of the scalpel away... but has one of Jane's surgical team forgotten their Hippocratic Oath?
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Archie #710 Jan 15, 2020
7.5

Archie #710

By: Mariko Tamaki, Laura Braga
Released: Jan 8, 2020

There's a new girl in Riverdale and she's turning everyone's heads-and NOT everyone is happy about that! Who is Katy Keene and why is she so Insta-famous and beloved in Riverdale? And, moreover, why is she quickly becoming Archie's biggest competition? Find out in this brand new story arc from the creative team of writers Mariko Tamaki and Kevin Pa...

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Grifter rated Flash Forward #5 Jan 15, 2020
8.0

Flash Forward #5

By: Scott Lobdell, Brett Booth
Released: Jan 15, 2020

Wally West has gotten to the heart of his mission to save the Multiverse...and the heart he found was his own. When it's discovered that the dark multiversal world that's threatening all of existence is the world in which Wally's children are alive, our hero must overcome his greatest fears, regrets, and anger to do what's right. But what's right i...

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Grifter rated Runaways #29 Jan 15, 2020
9.5

Runaways #29

By: Rainbow Rowell, Genolet
Released: Jan 15, 2020

• The Runaways have gone full J-Team with Doc Justice and are cleaning up Los Angeles better than ANYONE expected. Doc has never had J-Teamers with powers as amazing as the Runaways (I mean LOOK AT MOLLY, I mean, Blue-J) so they are going to have to set their sights even higher!
•  But where does that leave Gert? Back at the Doc's mansio...

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Grifter rated Avengers #29 Jan 15, 2020
9.0

Avengers #29

By: Jason Aaron, Ed McGuinness
Released: Jan 15, 2020

STARBRAND REBORN Part Three: THE RISE OF THE WAR WIDOW
The battle for the Starbrand heats up like a supernova, as Captain Marvel goes toe to toe with Firelord, Ghost Rider races the Silver Surfer and Brood Thor... tries to eat the Avengers. Meanwhile the Black Widow kicks much butt in outer space with a bold new weapon in her arsenal. That's ri...

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Grifter rated Young Justice #12 Jan 9, 2020
7.0

Young Justice #12

By: Brian Michael Bendis, John Timms
Released: Jan 8, 2020

WONDER COMICS
It's an epic Wonder Comics crossover: Naomi, the Wonder Twins, and Young Justice all come together for the first time to confront the secrets behind the entire first year of the teen team's series. Where did Connor Kent come from? Why does Bart Allen remember everyone but no one else does? How does it all connect to Jinny Hex's tr...

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Grifter rated Venom #22 Jan 9, 2020
8.5

Venom #22

By: Donny Cates, Mark Bagley
Released: Jan 8, 2020

"VENOM ISLAND" PART II
•  Donny Cates' VENOM epic continues in grand fashion after ABSOLUTE CARNAGE, joined by industry legend and celebrated VENOM artist Mark Bagley.
•  That's all you're getting out of us for this one, True Believers! After all, ABSOLUTE CARNAGE isn't quite over yet...
Rated T+

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Grifter rated X-Force #5 Jan 9, 2020
10

X-Force #5

By: Ben Percy, Joshua Cassara
Released: Jan 8, 2020

DEADLY CHOICES CARRY DARK CONSEQUENCES!
First, Domino and Forge have to pick up the pieces as the team faces a major setback! Then, Beast takes matters into his own hands when a piece of new technology threatens the safety of the nation.
Parental Advisory

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Grifter rated Strikeforce #5 Jan 9, 2020
8.5

Strikeforce #5

By: Tini Howard, Jacopo Camagni
Released: Jan 8, 2020

GHOST IN THE MACHINE!
Someone is tinkering with the boundaries between life and death - or human and machine. This team has dealt with undead before, but death is due an upgrade. And no one is prepared for this digital revolution!
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Ghost Rider #4 Jan 8, 2020
9.0

Ghost Rider #4

By: Ed Brisson, Aaron Kuder
Released: Jan 8, 2020

A NEW CHAPTER IN THE GHOST RIDER MYTHOS BEGINS HERE!
Everyone is coming for Johnny Blaze's throne and it is going to take more than just a new look and some new powers to fight them off! Meanwhile, Danny Ketch is at the end of his rope and about to make the biggest mistake of his life all over again!
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Deadpool #2 Jan 8, 2020
8.0

Deadpool #2

By: Kelly Thompson, Chris Bachalo
Released: Jan 8, 2020

DEADPOOL'S KINGDOM...IS CRUMBLING!
•  As Deadpool tries to build up his new monster kingdom, he keeps running into obstacles.
Obstacles named CAPTAIN AMERICA and ELSA BLOODSTONE.
•  But they are far from his only problems: There's someone killing monsters, and their sights are set on those closest to Deadp...

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Grifter reviewed New Mutants #5 Jan 8, 2020
10

Lmao Illyana is freaking SAVAGE

New Mutants #5

By: Jonathan Hickman, Rod Reis
Released: Jan 8, 2020

THE EXPLOSIVE RETURN OF CANNONBALL! The team has reached the Shi'ar Galaxy only to find the empire in turmoil! Deathbird returns and she won't let Bobby and Sam get in the way of what she wants!
Rated T+

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Grifter rated Excalibur #5 Jan 8, 2020
9.5

Excalibur #5

By: Tini Howard, Marcus To
Released: Jan 8, 2020

The Secret of Rogue's Coffin!
Locked in her mysterious coffin, Rogue dreams. Meanwhile, Apocalypse performs a ritual, and the throne of power changes hands. The reign of mutantkind reaches the Otherworld at last.
Rated T+

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Grifter added Excalibur (2019) to their pull list Jan 8, 2020

Excalibur (2019)

A NEW DAWN IS FORGED!
The Otherworld is rocked by war! It is a new era for mutantkind as a new Captain Britain holds the amulet, fighting for the Kingdom of Avalon with her Excalibur at her side - Rogue, Gambit, Rictor, Jubilee...and Apocalypse.
Rated T+

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Grifter reviewed Fallen Angels #5 Jan 8, 2020
6.5

If you google “uncanny valley” you get a vibe that Kudranski’s art gives. If you google “bad art” you’ll get the same result.

Fallen Angels #5

By: Bryan Edward Hill, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Jan 8, 2020

HARK! MORE ANGELS FALL!
Husk and Bling! Join Psylocke and company on their mission to stave off Apoth and his children! Then - Cable turns on X-23?!?
Rated T+

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