Frank Black's Profile

Joined: Jun 14, 2017

Recent Activity

Frank Black liked this:
Bruno Mael reviewed Dark Nights: Metal #2 Sep 13, 2017
1.0

Baby Darkseid. That explains my rating, precisely

Dark Nights: Metal #2

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Sep 13, 2017

As Superman and Wonder Woman hunt for a missing ally, Batman investigates a mystery spanning centuries. When the World's Greatest Detective discovers a foe even greater than the Justice League could possibly imagine, will Earth's heroes be ready?

+ LikeComments (9)
READ RUMBLE - Sep 17, 2017

Oh, gotcha. Makes sense!

Super17 - Sep 17, 2017

:)

Frank Black reviewed Dark Nights: Metal #2 Sep 13, 2017
2.5

All the things I didn't know I didn't want, in one book.

Dark Nights: Metal #2

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Sep 13, 2017

As Superman and Wonder Woman hunt for a missing ally, Batman investigates a mystery spanning centuries. When the World's Greatest Detective discovers a foe even greater than the Justice League could possibly imagine, will Earth's heroes be ready?

+ LikeComments (3)
Frank Black - Sep 13, 2017

It was on my #$@&%* pull list. I had to #$@&%* buy it and #$@&%* read it. #$@@&$@&%.

sovereignsfall18 - Sep 16, 2017

Then why did you put it on your pull list?

Frank Black rated Runaways #1 Sep 13, 2017
4.0

Runaways #1

By: Rainbow Rowell, Kris Anka
Released: Sep 13, 2017

GET READY TO RUN!
The "IT" book of the early 2000s with the original cast is back - Nico! Karolina! Molly! Chase! Old Lace! And, could it be? GERT?! The heart of the Runaways died years ago, but you won't believe how she returns! Superstar author Rainbow Rowell (Eleanor & Park, Carry On) makes her Marvel debut with fan-favorite artist Kris Anka...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Teen Titans #12 Sep 13, 2017
4.5

Teen Titans #12

By: Ben Percy, Mirka Andolfo
Released: Sep 13, 2017

A DARK NIGHTS: METAL tie-in! "GOTHAM RESISTANCE" part one! The fight for Gotham City's soul starts here! When Robin receives a distress call from Nightwing urging him to return home, he discovers that Gotham City has been transformed into a mosaic of monsters, magic and doom! Trapped inside the Riddler's deadly maze with nowhere to turn, Robin soon...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Mister Miracle #2 Sep 13, 2017
9.5

Mister Miracle #2

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Sep 13, 2017

What do you do after the most death-defying act of your escape artist career? You go to war, of course! Scott Free has skipped out on his trip to the great beyond and taken a boom tube to New Genesis instead, where he and his wife, Big Barda, take on the invading hordes of Apokolips. Things are a little off, however, and Mister Miracle starts to do...

+ LikeComment
9.5

Secret Empire: Omega #1

By: Nick Spencer, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: Sep 13, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE AFTERMATH!
•  Hydra has fallen, but the world is still not secure! As the heroes of the Marvel Universe stir from the wreckage of the battlefield, the inevitable rebuilding must begin.
•  However, one question hangs in the air over the proceedings: What redemption can there be for Captain America?
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Defenders #5 Sep 13, 2017
7.5

Defenders #5

By: Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez
Released: Sep 13, 2017

• The Punisher strikes! With the mean streets of Marvel more dangerous than ever, what could possibly make Frank Castle turn on his fellow vigilantes? Don't they all want the same thing?
•  Another dangerous chapter of the hottest new team in all of comics!
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
5.5

Generations: Iron Man & Ironheart #1

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Marco Rudy
Released: Sep 6, 2017

• Riri Williams is given a once-in-a-lifetime chance to meet Tony Stark...Sorcerer Supreme!
•  Join Ironheart as she discovers things about the Iron Man legacy that will change her forever.
•  IRON MAN writer and Riri co-creator Bendis teams up with the award-winning multimedia artist Marco Rudy to give you a beautiful, unique ...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Astonishing X-Men #3 Sep 6, 2017
3.0

Astonishing X-Men #3

By: Charles Soule, Ed McGuinness
Released: Sep 6, 2017

SHADOW KING SHOWDOWN!
•  The X-MEN continue their fight against the SHADOW KING!
•  But when OLD MAN LOGAN loses himself in the ASTRAL PLANE and Shadow King's illusions, will he ever find his way back to his teammates? AND WHAT OTHER HORRORS AWAIT OUR TEAM?
•  Brought to you by the incomparable ED MCGUINNESS and eXcellent X...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Batman #30 Sep 6, 2017
8.5

Batman #30

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Sep 6, 2017

"THE BALLAD OF KITE MAN" part two! In our second "War of Jokes and Riddles" interlude, it's the making of a super-villain! He's been pushed by Batman to snitch on The Joker, and cajoled by The Joker to betray Batman-now, the flunky who would be Kite Man finally snaps. He's lost everything, and a life of crime is the only way to go.

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Saga #46 Sep 6, 2017
9.0

Saga #46

By: Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples
Released: Aug 30, 2017

An operation and a farewell.

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Deadpool #35 Aug 30, 2017
7.5

Deadpool #35

By: Gerry Duggan, Mike Hawthorne
Released: Aug 30, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  Deadpool's sided with Hydra for too long...but no more!
•  He's totally going to turn things around and take down Steve Rogers!
•  He's going to put a stop to this whole Secret Empire once and for all!
•  Yeah...that's the ticket...
Parental Advisory

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Secret Empire #10 Aug 30, 2017
8.5

Secret Empire #10

By: Nick Spencer, Steve McNiven
Released: Aug 30, 2017

Can there be any redemption for Captain America as the SECRET EMPIRE starts to crumble?
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Secret Empire #9 Aug 23, 2017
8.5

Secret Empire #9

By: Nick Spencer, Leinil Francis Yu
Released: Aug 23, 2017

UNITED WE STAND - against the SECRET EMPIRE!
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
7.5

Generations: The Unworthy Thor & The Mighty Thor #1

By: Jason Aaron, Mahmud A. Asrar
Released: Aug 23, 2017

HER HAMMER, HIS AX: A WORTHY APOCALYPSE.
•  When a battle goes south, Thor finds herself in ancient Egypt - facing a young Odinson!
•  A misguided party of Vikings has bitten off way more than they can spear. But when the prince of Asgard answers their cries for help, he ends up in a fight no axe alone can win! And Apocalypse is not...

+ LikeComment
7.0

Shirtless Bear Fighter #3

By: Jody LeHeup, Nil Vendrell
Released: Aug 23, 2017

The mighty Shirtless is in the clutches of Fuzzy Wipes(TM) CEO Jaxson Logger, and it's up to rogue FBI agent Suzie Silva to bust him out! Don't miss bear-brawls, golden toilets, and...BETRAYAL in SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER #3!

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated X-Men: Blue #9 Aug 16, 2017
1.5

X-Men: Blue #9

By: Cullen Bunn, Cory Smith
Released: Aug 16, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  JEAN and JIMMY continue their assault on EMMA's stronghold, trying to free their teammates...
•  ...Meanwhile, CYCLOPS must fight to free himself from a particularly hellish mindscape.
•  Can the X-MEN win against HYDRA when all hope is lost?
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Astonishing X-Men #2 Aug 16, 2017
6.0

Astonishing X-Men #2

By: Charles Soule, Mike Deodato
Released: Aug 16, 2017

ENTER: THE ASTRAL PLANE!
In the next chapter of this action-packed X-Men epic, PSYLOCKE, ROGUE, OLD MAN LOGAN and the rest of their impromptu team travel to the astral plane in pursuit of the dastardly SHADOW KING. But on the astral plane, not everything is as it seems, and reality is only as reliable as what you think it is... Will the X-Men b...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Dark Nights: Metal #1 Aug 16, 2017
4.0

Dark Nights: Metal #1

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Aug 16, 2017

The superstar BATMAN team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo reunite for a massive, universe-spanning event!
DARK DAYS: THE FORGE and THE CASTING hinted at dark corners of reality that have never been seen till now! Now, as DARK NIGHTS: METAL begins, the Dark Multiverse is revealed in all its devastating danger-and the threats it co...

Frank Black rated Batman #29 Aug 16, 2017
9.0

Batman #29

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Aug 16, 2017

"THE WAR OF JOKES AND RIDDLES" part four ! Batman has done his best to keep the peace, but with neither faction backing down, he may have to choose the lesser of two evils if he wants the violence to end. Will Batman embrace the murderous anarchy of The Joker or the bloody fascism of the Riddler? If he wants to win, he'll have to choose a side-and ...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Defenders #4 Aug 9, 2017
8.0

Defenders #4

By: Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez
Released: Aug 9, 2017

• The streets of the Marvel Universe have exploded into chaos, and the only thing standing in between the innocent people of New York and that chaos are the Defenders.
•  But can a group of socially maladjusted heroes actually trust each other enough to continue as a team?
•  Can the Defenders partner up with a stranger in a de...

+ LikeComment
5.5

Detective Comics #962

By: James Tynion IV, Alvaro Martinez
Released: Aug 9, 2017

"INTELLIGENCE" finale! Ascalon, the deadly artificial intelligence created by the Order of St. Dumas, is ready to replace Azrael and purify Gotham City... and all that stands in the way of the world's most flawless computer brain is the mind of Batman himself!

+ LikeComment
Frank Black added Mister Miracle to their pull list Aug 9, 2017

Mister Miracle

From the team behind THE SHERIFF OF BABYLON and the Hugo Award-nominated writer of Vision comes a unique new take on one of Jack Kirby's most beloved New Gods.
Scott Free is the greatest escape artist that ever lived. So great that he escaped Granny Goodness' gruesome orphanage and the dangers of Apokolips to travel across galaxies and set up a...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Mister Miracle #1 Aug 9, 2017
9.0

Mister Miracle #1

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Aug 9, 2017

From the team behind THE SHERIFF OF BABYLON and the Hugo Award-nominated writer of Vision comes a unique new take on one of Jack Kirby's most beloved New Gods.
Scott Free is the greatest escape artist that ever lived. So great that he escaped Granny Goodness' gruesome orphanage and the dangers of Apokolips to travel across galaxies and set up a...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Secret Empire #8 Aug 9, 2017
8.5

Secret Empire #8

By: Nick Spencer, Daniel Acuna
Released: Aug 9, 2017

UNITED WE STAND - against the SECRET EMPIRE!
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
8.5

Shirtless Bear Fighter #2

By: Jody LeHeup, Nil Vendrell
Released: Jul 26, 2017

Savage, wild-eyed bears are attacking cities across America, and only the Shirtless Bear-Fighter can stop them! But as Shirtless punches his way through wave after wave of not-so-friendly fozzies, one question looms large in his furious mind...just what is driving these bears so damn crazy? Enter...THE HILLBILLY WARLOCK!

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Occupy Avengers #9 Aug 2, 2017
2.5

Occupy Avengers #9

By: David Walker, Gabriel Hernandez Walta
Released: Jul 26, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  Walk tall. Shoot straight. Die with your boots on.
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated X-Men: Gold #9 Aug 2, 2017
4.5

X-Men: Gold #9

By: Marc Guggenheim, Ken Lashley
Released: Aug 2, 2017

• Kitty Pryde has sworn off men named "Peter."
•  But when she and her first love - Peter "Colossus" Rasputin - are caught in dire straits, will she find herself going back on her word?
Rated T+

+ LikeComment
6.5

Generations: Banner Hulk & The Totally Awesome Hulk #1

By: Greg Pak, Matteo Buffagni
Released: Aug 2, 2017

• BRUCE BANNER. AMADEUS CHO. Both have carried the curse of the Hulk. Now they come face-to-face at last - but will they meet as friends or foes?
•  Fan-favorite Hulk scribe GREG PAK is joined by red-hot artist MATTEO BUFFAGNI (X-MEN BLUE) for a time-bending tale that will finally answer the question on everyone's minds: WHO IS THE STRON...

+ LikeComment
Frank Black rated Champions #11 Aug 2, 2017
1.5

Champions #11

By: Mark Waid, Humberto Ramos
Released: Aug 2, 2017

SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  Broken up and dispersed all across the U.S., the Champions still fight the good fight - but if they can't pull together soon, everything they stand for will turn to ash!
Rated T+

+ LikeComment

Reviews for
the Week of...

September

August

More