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JBL Reviews rated Batman #55 Sep 21, 2018
8.0

Batman #55

By: Tom King, Tony Daniel
Released: Sep 19, 2018

The KGBeast lives! The Russian super-assassin is back-but under whose orders? Does he have a specific mission, or is this simply some leftover Cold War mayhem? Nyet, comrade-it has to do with Bruce Wayne's recent court case involving Mr. Freeze. Something is rotten in Gotham, and you can still smell it, even if it's on ice!

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JBL Reviews added Batman (2016) to their pull list Sep 21, 2018

Batman (2016)

"I AM GOTHAM" chapter one
No one has ever stopped the Caped Crusader. Not The Joker. Not Two-Face. Not even the entire Justice League. But how does Batman confront a new hero who wants to save the city from the Dark Knight?
CAN'T MISS: Superstar artist David Finch returns to Batman alongside writer Tom King for this five-part storyline.

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JBL Reviews rated Justice League #8 Sep 21, 2018
7.5

Justice League #8

By: James Tynion IV, Mikel Janin
Released: Sep 19, 2018

Part two of the "Legion of Doom" storyline focuses on Lex Luthor's recruiting efforts-and this time around, he's targeting both Cheetah and Black Manta for membership! Lex knows just what buttons to push to acquire his super-powered muscle, and this issue it's all about getting revenge on Wonder Woman and Aquaman, respectively. We bet they sign rig...

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JBL Reviews rated Mister Miracle #11 Sep 21, 2018
10

Mister Miracle #11

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Sep 19, 2018

If there's one thing popular fiction has taught us by now, it's: never make a deal with the devil! And yet Mister Miracle is still listening when Darkseid approaches him with just such a devilish proposition-if Scott sends his newborn son to Apokolips, there will be peace on New Genesis. Since when has Darkseid been famous for his honesty?! It'll b...

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JBL Reviews reviewed Multiple Man #4 Sep 20, 2018
5.0

Too silly and way too difficult to keep track of who is who

Multiple Man #4

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Andy MacDonald
Released: Sep 19, 2018

THE SECRET HISTORY OF MADROX!
•  When you saw many footprints, that was Jamie Madrox... When you saw only one set of footprints, that was still
Jamie, but he was carrying the entire Marvel Universe to safety!
•  Find out how Multiple Man single-handedly saved the Marvel Universe - past, present and future...

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JBL Reviews rated Doctor Strange #5 Sep 19, 2018
8.0

Doctor Strange #5

By: Mark Waid, Jesus Saiz
Released: Sep 19, 2018

• Just as Stephen started making progress replenishing his armory with alien magic and arcane weapons, he discovers he is far out of his league.
•  This realization means dire consequences, not just for Stephen, but for anyone who calls Strange "friend."
Rated T+

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6.5

Infinity Wars: Soldier Supreme #1

By: Gerry Duggan, Adam Kubert
Released: Sep 19, 2018

INFINITY WARPS?!
Classified 4-F by the military, Stephen Rogers was unable to serve his country in World War II...until a secret government program tapping into arcane sorcery transformed him into the Soldier Supreme, the magical warrior embodiment of the American spirit!
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Thanos #16 Sep 16, 2018
8.5

Thanos #16

By: Donny Cates, Geoff Shaw
Released: Feb 28, 2018

THANOS WINS Part 4
•  The secret origins of King Thanos' right-hand man, the cosmic spirit of vengeance, Ghost Rider!
•  Just who IS this madman and how did he become allies with the most evil man in the Universe?
Parental Advisory

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JBL Reviews rated Black Bolt #11 Sep 16, 2018
8.0

Black Bolt #11

By: Saladin Ahmed, Christian Ward
Released: Mar 7, 2018

• The Jailer returns!
•  Black Bolt thought he had escaped the alien prison where he was tortured in his brother's place. But no one escapes their penance - not even the Midnight King.
•  Even without his mighty voice, Black Bolt has a few tricks up his sleeve. But will they be enough to save his young companion Blinky - or himse...

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JBL Reviews rated Infinity Wars #3 Sep 15, 2018
8.5

Infinity Wars #3

By: Gerry Duggan, Mike Deodato
Released: Sep 12, 2018

WHO ARE THE INFINITY WARPS?
With Requiem tearing through the Marvel Universe, Loki whispering around its fringes and a new threat looming to devour everything, the very fabric of reality warps around the heroes of Earth... and the only way through winds through infinity itself!
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Superman #3 Sep 14, 2018
7.0

Superman #3

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Sep 12, 2018

Guest-starring the Justice League! Locked inside the Phantom Zone, the Earth stands poisoned and its heroes lie dying, with no idea how to escape the deadly Kryptonian trap. But an even deadlier threat invades as Rogol Zaar teams with those who have been imprisoned inside the Phantom Zone to use Earth to escape, not caring if they destroy the plane...

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JBL Reviews rated Fantastic Four #2 Sep 13, 2018
7.5

Fantastic Four #2

By: Dan Slott, Sara Pichelli
Released: Sep 12, 2018

WISH YOU WERE HERE!
What have Reed, Sue and the kids been up to all this time? What adventures have they been on? What strange new friends have they found along the way? What deadly new enemies have they made? And what are Franklin and Valeria's new codenames? All these questions will be answered... just in time for ENTIRE UNIVERSES TO DIE!
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JBL Reviews rated Hawkman #4 Sep 13, 2018
8.0

Hawkman #4

By: Robert Venditti, Bryan Hitch
Released: Sep 12, 2018

It's Hawkman vs. Hall in the brawl for all of Thanagar! Having just teleported across the galaxy, Earthman Carter Hall squares off against Thanagarian space cop Katar Hol in an all-Hawkman slugfest. Katar provides the next piece of the puzzle in Carter's quest to unlock the secrets of his own past-an alien artifact that immediately zooms him back t...

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JBL Reviews rated Batman #54 Sep 9, 2018
4.0

Batman #54

By: Tom King, Matt Wagner
Released: Sep 5, 2018

Dick Grayson-the original Robin-gets to spend some quality time fighting crime with his mentor for the first time since Batman popped the question to Catwoman. It's a walk down memory lane as Bruce Wayne helps Dick get over the loss of his high-flying acrobat parents, which in turn led to his crime-fighting career. Guest artist Matt Wagner (Mage, T...

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9.0

Death Of The Inhumans #3

By: Donny Cates, Ariel Olivetti
Released: Sep 5, 2018

Once, Black Bolt's voice could shatter planets. Now, it cannot even break down the walls that hold him. The Midnight King is naught but a wounded prisoner - and his family but lambs to the slaughter. They will plea for help from a distant ally. It will not save them.
Rated T+

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6.0

Astonishing X-Men #15

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Greg Land
Released: Sep 5, 2018

• After the events of last issue, Havok and his team are on the run from the law.
•  Plus, the Reavers' secret mission is revealed!
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Justice League #7 Sep 8, 2018
7.0

Justice League #7

By: Scott Snyder, Mark Morales
Released: Sep 5, 2018

It's wall-to-Source-Wall Justice League action as artist Jim Cheung rejoins writer Scott Snyder! Hawkgirl takes wing against Legion of Doom leader Lex Luthor; John Stewart faces off with old foe Sinestro; the Flash must run down the Still Force-empowered Gorilla Grodd; and Wonder Woman tackles the tag team of Black Manta and Cheetah-underwater, no ...

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JBL Reviews rated Extermination #2 Aug 30, 2018
8.5

Extermination #2

By: Ed Brisson, Pepe Larraz
Released: Aug 29, 2018

Cyclops. Iceman. Angel. Beast. Marvel Girl. The original team of teen mutants brought together by Professor Charles Xavier many years ago have been shunted through time to find a world they barely recognize but were determined to help. Now, finding themselves targeted for death, the future of mutantkind lies squarely in the hands of its past. Write...

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JBL Reviews rated Marvel Two-In-One #9 Aug 30, 2018
7.5

Marvel Two-In-One #9

By: Chip Zdarsky, Ramon K. Perez
Released: Aug 29, 2018

RETURN OF THE FANTASTIC FOUR
  THE FANTASTIC FOUR are BACK!
•   But there's something quite off about them...
•  Ben and Johnny, powerless and stranded, are in the fight of their lives as NEXT OF KIN continues!
Rated T

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7.5

Infinity Countdown: Prime #1

By: Gerry Duggan, Mike Deodato
Released: Feb 21, 2018

Contains 30 pages of all-new story from Gerry Duggan and Mike Deodato Jr, with additional bonus content! This brand-new story is the beginning of the saga fans won't want to miss.

The Infinity Stones. Individually, they grant their wielder great power. Together, they grant the power of a god. Newly reformed and scattered throughout the uni...

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JBL Reviews rated All-New Wolverine #30 Aug 26, 2018
7.0

All-New Wolverine #30

By: Tom Taylor, Juan Cabal
Released: Jan 31, 2018

ORPHANS OF X Part 6
•  The final epic battle between Wolverine, Daken and the Orphans of X!
•  It all ends here.
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Thanos #15 Aug 26, 2018
8.5

Thanos #15

By: Donny Cates, Geoff Shaw
Released: Jan 24, 2018

THANOS WINS Part 3
As King Thanos and his Rider prepare to face the coming forces of the Fallen One, he surveys the Universe he's dominated...just a king and his dog. His big...green...dog...
Parental Advisory

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JBL Reviews rated Doctor Strange #385 Aug 26, 2018
7.5

Doctor Strange #385

By: Donny Cates, Gabriel Hernandez Walta
Released: Feb 14, 2018

LOKI: SORCERER SUPREME PART 5
•  Get ready for a super-powered wizard's duel in the Mighty Marvel Manner! Loki, Lord of Liars, versus Stephen Strange, the former Sorcerer Supreme! And this time, way more is on the line than the title.
•  Will Loki gain the spell so dangerous, Stephen even hid it from himself?
•  And how will...

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JBL Reviews rated Old Man Logan #34 Aug 26, 2018
7.5

Old Man Logan #34

By: Ed Brisson, Matteo Buffagni
Released: Jan 31, 2018

MOON OVER MADRIPOOR Part 1
•  LOGAN must return to Madripoor to stop the spread of Regenix!
•  But SCARLET SAMURAI is out to stop him!
•  Will LOGAN be too late? What happens with the criminals on Madripoor become unkillable?!
Parental Advisory

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #38 Aug 26, 2018
7.5

East of West #38

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: Jul 18, 2018

"IT'S TIME TO START PAYING IN BLOOD"
When you've spent your entire life trying to arrange the fates of others, don't expect mercy when the bill comes due.

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #37 Aug 26, 2018
7.5

East of West #37

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: May 2, 2018

"ALIGNMENT OF THE STARS"
When one bad choice leads to another and another.

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #36 Aug 26, 2018
7.5

East of West #36

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: Mar 7, 2018

    "THINGS FATHERS DO WITH THEIR SONS"
We catch up with Death and Babylon.

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JBL Reviews rated East of West #35 Aug 26, 2018
8.5

East of West #35

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

"THINGS FATHERS DO WITH THEIR SONS"-We catch up with Death and Babylon.

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JBL Reviews rated Weapon X #14 Aug 26, 2018
5.0

Weapon X #14

By: Greg Pak, Yildiray Cinar
Released: Feb 14, 2018

NUKE-CLEAR WAR Part 3
•  In order to defeat the NUKE PLATOON, OLD MAN LOGAN and the team need to fight fire with fire...
•  ...that means taking a bunch of Nuke pills!
•  But even with their healing factors, will WEAPON X be able to survive their roided-out rage?
Rated T+

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JBL Reviews rated Old Man Hawkeye #8 Aug 25, 2018
9.0

Old Man Hawkeye #8

By: Sacks, Marco Checchetto
Released: Aug 22, 2018

HAWKEYE AND HAWKEYE - TOGETHER AGAIN!
•  It's HAWKEYE and HAWKEYE back together again, as KATE BISHOP and CLINT BARTON make
their way across the Wastelands.
•  But what will their confrontation with SONGBIRD reveal?
•  Plus: BULLSEYE vs. RED SKULL's secret weapon - the WINTER SOLDIER!

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