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JBL Reviews reviewed Harrow County #12 Oct 21, 2017
4.0

Art wasn't a good match and story felt pointless.

Harrow County #12

By: Cullen Bunn, Hannah Christenson
Released: May 11, 2016

When Emmy is called upon to investigate a haunted house, she's surprised by how . . . normal . . . the family that lives there is. But as she encounters mysterious bumps and creaks in the night, she finds that the house has dark secrets of its own.

o Guest art by award-winning illustrator Hannah Christenson (Mouse Guard: Legends of the Gua...

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JBL Reviews rated Harrow County #11 Oct 21, 2017
8.0

Harrow County #11

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: Apr 13, 2016

An infestation of insidious serpents has warped the minds of Bernice's neighbors. Turning to the mysterious Lovey Belfont for aid, Bernice soon learns the dark history surrounding the land on which the Holler rests.

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JBL Reviews rated Harrow County #10 Oct 21, 2017
7.5

Harrow County #10

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: Mar 9, 2016

A malevolent serpent sows madness and malice into the towns residents, and theres only one way to stop it. But the shadowy Lovely Belfonts motivations are far from pure, and an alliance could spell doom for Bernice and the entirety of the town.

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JBL Reviews rated Harrow County #9 Oct 21, 2017
8.0

Harrow County #9

By: Cullen Bunn, Carla Speed McNeil
Released: Feb 10, 2016

Emmy knows the Skinless Boy simply as her silent and grisly protector, but the mysteries of his life and afterlife run much deeper than the powerful young witch could ever know. Now, briefly reunited with his disembodied tattered skin, the Skinless Boy explores the secrets of his lost past.

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JBL Reviews rated Harrow County #8 Oct 21, 2017
7.5

Harrow County #8

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: Dec 9, 2015

Kammi has rallied the forsaken haints to her dark cause. Now Emmy may have to make a profound sacrifice if she hopes to protect her kith and kin at the heart of Harrow County.

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JBL Reviews rated Harrow County #7 Oct 21, 2017
7.5

Harrow County #7

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: Nov 11, 2015

When your twin is the evil half of a dead witch that can control monsters and the undead, a joyful reunion just isn’t in the cards—which means there’s only one option for Emmy: war!

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JBL Reviews rated Harrow County #6 Oct 21, 2017
7.5

Harrow County #6

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: Oct 14, 2015

Its said that everyone has an evil twinand in Emmys case that may be true! But if Kammi is evil, shes also charming, clever, and sweet, and she could lure Emmy down a dark and dangerous pathone that leads ever closer to fulfilling the legacy of the long-dead witch Hester Beck!

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JBL Reviews rated Harrow County #5 Oct 21, 2017
7.5

Harrow County #5

By: Cullen Bunn, Tyler Crook
Released: Sep 9, 2015

After uncovering Harrow County's twisted history and her own bizarre connection to the populace, Emmy forges a new and profound connection to the land and its creatures-but a familiar and sinister presence lurks just over the county lines . . .

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7.5

Invincible Iron Man #593

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Stefano Caselli
Released: Oct 18, 2017

THE SEARCH FOR TONY STARK Part 1
Tony Stark has vanished! The mystery deepens as Stark friends and foes must decide, finally, who will wield the power of Iron Man! All the contenders are in position, and all the armor is polished. There can only be one Armored Avenger! The path to the most startling Iron Man story ever begins here! PLUS: Includ...

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JBL Reviews added Invincible Iron Man (2016) to their pull list Oct 19, 2017

Invincible Iron Man (2016)

From the violent streets of Chicago, a new armored hero rises! Clad in her very own Iron Man armor, Riri Williams is ready to show the Marvel Universe what she can do as the self-made hero of tomorrow. But is she ready for all the problems that come with stepping into Iron Man's jet boots? Where's a genius billionaire playboy philanthropist when yo...

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JBL Reviews rated The Mighty Thor #700 Oct 19, 2017
7.5

The Mighty Thor #700

By: Jason Aaron, Russell Dauterman
Released: Oct 18, 2017

DEATH OF THE MIGHTY THOR Part 1
The final judgement comes as the Mangog arrives! The War Thor will meet the beast head on. But even the bloodthirst of this Ultimate Thor may pale in comparison to the might of the Mangog! The battle rages as Jane's cancer takes a turn for the worse, and she might not have to wait for the final judgment at all. T...

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JBL Reviews rated Aquaman #29 Oct 18, 2017
8.0

Aquaman #29

By: Dan Abnett, Stjepan Sejic
Released: Oct 18, 2017

"UNDERWORLD" part five! Desperate to penetrate the supernatural barrier surrounding Atlantis, Mera enlists the help of an ex-Atlantean magician: Garth, the Titan known as Tempest! But Aquaman's former protégé has sworn off his mystical practices, and the magisters of the Silent School don't take betrayal lightly. Meanwhile, as Arthur and ...

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JBL Reviews rated Injustice 2 #28 Oct 17, 2017
7.0

Injustice 2 #28

By: Tom Taylor, Daniel Sampere
Released: Oct 18, 2017

Batman faces a committee that’s determined to find out whether or not he colluded in the assassination of the President in order to put a more compliant ally in the White House. An old ally returns to make the Dark Knight’s life more complicated and Batman reveals an ominous bit of new technology.

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JBL Reviews rated Defenders #6 Oct 16, 2017
7.5

Defenders #6

By: Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez
Released: Oct 11, 2017

KINGPINS OF NEW YORK Part 1
The Defenders: Iron Fist, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Daredevil, protectors of the people, are in a desperate struggle to keep New York City safe in the wake of the power vacuum caused by the Kingpin's absence and the all-out street war that results!  So what could make things even worse for our team of ha...

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JBL Reviews rated Mister Miracle #3 Oct 16, 2017
7.5

Mister Miracle #3

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Oct 11, 2017

The groundbreaking new series from the creators of The Sherriff of Babylon and BATMAN #14-15 continues. The insanity of war is the insanity of Mister Miracle. Darkseid and Orion's forces clash violently on the battlefields of New Genesis. Stained with blood and glory, the New Gods fight on. As they move closer to victory, Scott and Barda begin to s...

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JBL Reviews rated Action Comics #989 Oct 15, 2017
7.0

Action Comics #989

By: Dan Jurgens, Viktor Bogdanovic
Released: Oct 11, 2017

"THE OZ EFFECT" part three! The startling revelation of Mr. Oz's origin has stopped the Man of Steel dead in his tracks. With Superman distracted by disasters looming around the world, Mr. Oz has the time to confront Lois Lane.
RATED T

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JBL Reviews rated Flash #22 Oct 13, 2017
8.0

Flash #22

By: Joshua Williamson, Neil Googe
Released: May 17, 2017

"THE BUTTON" part four! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of t...

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JBL Reviews reviewed Batman #22 Oct 12, 2017
10

Awesome issue

Batman #22

By: Joshua Williamson, Jason Fabok
Released: May 3, 2017

THE BUTTON" part three! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of t...

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JBL Reviews rated Flash #21 Oct 10, 2017
9.5

Flash #21

By: Joshua Williamson, Howard Porter
Released: Apr 26, 2017

"THE BUTTON" part two! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of th...

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JBL Reviews rated Jessica Jones #13 Oct 10, 2017
8.5

Jessica Jones #13

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Michael Gaydos
Released: Oct 4, 2017

RETURN OF THE PURPLE MAN Part 1
Jessica Jones is many things: Private Investigator. Defender. Survivor. Mother. When the Purple Man returns, Jessica Jones finds herself reliving her worst nightmare. But the only thing worse than being stalked by the evil incarnate that is the Purple Man...is being stalked by the evil incarnate that is the Purpl...

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JBL Reviews rated Batman #21 Oct 9, 2017
9.0

Batman #21

By: Tom King, Jason Fabok
Released: Apr 19, 2017

"THE BUTTON" part one! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of th...

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #34 Oct 9, 2017
9.0

East of West #34

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: Aug 2, 2017

END OF STORY ARC
"LESSONS AT THE KNEE"
The House of Mao raises the Black Flag.

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #33 Oct 9, 2017
8.0

East of West #33

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: May 24, 2017

"THE KINGDOM ENDURES"-The King of New Orleans picks a side.

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #32 Oct 9, 2017
8.0

East of West #32

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: Mar 15, 2017

The teenage Horsemen show the world just how grown-up they've gotten, but they still aren't old enough to drive.

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #31 Oct 9, 2017
7.5

East of West #31

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: Feb 8, 2017

Babylon learns about the world at his father's side.

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #30 Oct 9, 2017
8.5

East of West #30

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: Dec 28, 2016

NEW STORY ARC
The final year of the apocalypse begins! Armies rage! Nations at War! A family fights to be reunited.

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JBL Reviews reviewed Avengers #672 Oct 8, 2017
3.5

Very 70s comic book-y

Avengers #672

By: Mark Waid, Jesus Saiz
Released: Oct 4, 2017

WORLDS COLLIDE Part 1
Following the events of GENERATIONS comes the long-promised clash between the Avengers and the Champions! The countdown has started as the High Evolutionary, a twisted scientist determined to create a better world at all costs, sets the Earth on a collision course with destruction! The Avengers and the Champions are ready ...

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JBL Reviews rated Astonishing X-Men #4 Oct 8, 2017
8.0

Astonishing X-Men #4

By: Charles Soule, Carlos Pacheco
Released: Oct 4, 2017

A MONSTER IS LOOSE IN LONDON. HIS NAME IS LOGAN.
•  Psylocke, Bishop and Angel are all that stand between a mind-poisoned Logan and a mountain of corpses.
•  Rogue and Gambit consider their options.
•  Fantomex and Mystique get the party started.
•  And somewhere, the Shadow King laughs and laughs...
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Royal City #5 Oct 8, 2017
8.5

Royal City #5

By: Jeff Lemire, Jeff Lemire
Released: Jul 19, 2017

END OF STORY ARC
The first story arc of JEFF LEMIRE's acclaimed new series comes to its shocking conclusion as the secrets of the Pike family are finally exposed, and there will be no going back. Meanwhile, while lying in a coma, Peter Pike goes on a bizarre journey with his life hanging in the balance.

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JBL Reviews rated Royal City #4 Oct 8, 2017
8.5

Royal City #4

By: Jeff Lemire, Jeff Lemire
Released: Jun 21, 2017

It all falls down. The delicate balancing act that has been keeping the fragile lives of each Pike family member aloft comes crashing down. And with his past finally catching up to him, Pat's sins are revealed, but it may be too late to make amends. The penultimate chapter of ROYAL CITY's first storyline delivers shocking twists and heartbreaking t...

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