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Justice League: Last Ride #1

By: Chip Zdarsky, Miguel Mendonca
Released: May 12, 2021

Once, the Justice League was the most powerful collection of superheroes in the universe. But an unthinkable tragedy within its ranks has caused Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman to go their separate ways, leaving the League broken and disbanded under a veil of anger and mistrust. Now, against the backdrop of the universe’s greatest murder trial,...

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9.5

Spider-Man: Spider's Shadow #2

By: Chip Zdarsky, Pasqual Ferry
Released: May 12, 2021

WHAT IF PETER PARKER BECAME VENOM?
Spider-Man's vicious new approach to crime has every villain on high alert! No one is safe as Peter succumbs further to his new dark powers. Wilson Fisk wants to put an end to this deadly new Spidey once and for all, but who is really the one coordinating this takedown attempt? And with Peter haunted more by h...

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8.0

Amazing Spider-Man: King's Ransom #1

By: Nick Spencer, Roge Antonia
Released: May 12, 2021

• Everything comes down to this!
•  Kingpin's quest that violates all natural law!
•  Tombstone and Robbie Robertson's years' old enmity!
•  Randy Robertson and Beetle's timeless love!
•  Boomerang's scheme!
•  Spider-Man's whole status quo!
...

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9.5

The Next Batman: Second Son #2

By: John Ridley, Tony Akins
Released: Mar 3, 2021

Tim “Jace” Fox has returned home following the tragic events of Joker War and Lucius Fox taking full control of the massive Wayne fortune. While his mother and sisters greet Jace, his younger brother had a prior engagement with an armed madman—as BATWING! The adventure continues in this exciting series as readers will come to know the man who...

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Justin Ray rated Immortal Hulk #46 May 17, 2021
8.5

Immortal Hulk #46

By: Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
Released: May 5, 2021

• We thought they were dead. We thought they'd been banished, controlled, made harmless. We were wrong.
•  The gamma monsters are coming back - converging, one by one, on New York City. And who can stop them now?
•  Who can save us...from the IMMORTAL HULK?
Rated T+

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Justin Ray rated Amazing Spider-Man #65 May 17, 2021
6.0

Amazing Spider-Man #65

By: Nick Spencer, Federico Vicentini
Released: May 5, 2021

• It is ALL OUT WAR!
•  All the super crime lords of the Marvel U are competing at the whims of Mayor Wilson Fisk!
•  Their task? Get the Tablets of Life & Destiny and Death & Entropy.
•  Also, KILL BOOMERANG!
•  Spider-Man, Randy and Robbie Robertson are caught i...

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Justin Ray rated Batman #108 May 17, 2021
6.0

Batman #108

By: James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez
Released: May 5, 2021

Batman goes undercover to infiltrate the transhumanist gang known as the Unsanity Collective and learn more about their sudden appearance in Gotham. And what nefarious plans does Simon Saint have for Arkham Day survivor Sean Mahoney? How does it connect to the Magistrate?
And in part two of the action-packed, bone-rattling Ghost-Maker backu...

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Justin Ray rated Aquaman #25 May 6, 2021
9.5

Aquaman #25

By: Geoff Johns, Paul Pelletier
Released: Nov 27, 2013

THE EXTRA-SIZED CONCLUSION TO DEATH OF A KING! Aquaman now knows the true responsibility that comes with being King of Atlantis. But that means he and Mera face a difficult choiceone that could destroy the love thats defined their lives! Villains become allies, friends become enemies, and the scope of Aquamans undersea world grows bigger than ever!

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8.5

The Next Batman: Second Son #1

By: John Ridley, Tony Akins
Released: Feb 24, 2021

Meet Tim “Jace” Fox, estranged son of billionaire Lucius Fox and man of mystery…what has the eldest son of one Gotham’s premiere families been up to for these ‘missing’ years and how does he find himself getting shot at in the jungles of Vietnam? Learn these answers and many more as the story of the SECOND SON begins!

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Batman: The Detective #1

By: Tom Taylor, Andy Kubert
Released: Apr 14, 2021

An epic tale begins that will take Batman on a harrowing, action-packed European adventure in a new miniseries by superstar creators Tom Taylor and Andy Kubert! A horrific tragedy in the United Kingdom sends a very personal and deadly message to the Dark Knight—one that will draw Batman out of Gotham City to investigate! From the moment he la...

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8.5

Carnage: Black, White & Blood #2

By: Chip Zdarsky, Kyle Hotz
Released: Apr 21, 2021

• The symbiotic slaughterfest continues, in the second installment of the stomach-churning study of ultraviolence called CARNAGE: BLACK, WHITE & BLOOD!
•  FIRST! The DAREDEVIL team of Chip Zdarsky & Marco Checchetto lends their brutal sensibilities to an eye-popping story pitting Carnage against THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN as you've never see...

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Justin Ray rated Beta Ray Bill #2 May 3, 2021
9.0

Beta Ray Bill #2

By: Daniel Warren Johnson
Released: Apr 28, 2021

VALHALLA IS CALLING, BETA RAY BILL!
Bill goes hunting for Odin, still desperate to resurrect his lost hammer Stormbreaker - but the former King of Asgard is far from his glory days. Stormbreaker is never coming back...but there is one place where Beta Ray Bill could restore his full powers. The All-Father of nothing offers the Korbinite a path ...

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8.5

Detective Comics #1035

By: Mariko Tamaki, Clayton Henry
Released: Apr 28, 2021

Introducing Mr. Worth! When his daughter is killed during the brutal crime wave gripping Gotham City, eight-foot-tall stack of muscle and money Roland Worth sets out on a path of revenge toward the prime suspect in the crime: Batman! The Dark Knight has been framed for murder, and to make matters worse, this grisly deed seems to be connected to yet...

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Justin Ray rated Geiger #1 Apr 29, 2021
8.0

Geiger #1

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: Apr 7, 2021

Industry heavyweights GEOFF JOHNS (Superman, Green Lantern, Batman: Three Jokers) and GARY FRANK (Superman, Supergirl, The Incredible Hulk) of DC's DOOMSDAY CLOCK reteam for what will be one of the most anticipated new series of 2021 in the forthcoming GEIGER. This mind blowing new series will take local comic shops by storm in April from Image Com...

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Justin Ray rated The Silver Coin #1 Apr 28, 2021
9.5

The Silver Coin #1

By: Chip Zdarsky, Michael Walsh
Released: Apr 7, 2021

Eisner-winning artist MICHAEL WALSH (Star Wars, Black Hammer/Justice League) teams with an all-star lineup of collaborators-CHIP ZDARSKY (STILLWATER), KELLY THOMPSON (Sabrina the Teenage Witch), ED BRISSON (Old Man Logan), and JEFF LEMIRE (GIDEON FALLS)-on a new horror anthology miniseries for mature readers. Each issue will tell a tale of terror i...

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Justin Ray rated Amazing Spider-Man #64 Apr 26, 2021
7.5

Amazing Spider-Man #64

By: Nick Spencer, Federico Vicentini
Released: Apr 21, 2021

• Tombstone and Robbie are at each other's throats and much of Spider-Man's life is collateral damage.
•  Does this have anything to do with Mayor Kingpin's moves of late?
•  Short answer - yes.

Rated T+

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Justin Ray rated Nightwing #79 Apr 23, 2021
9.0

Nightwing #79

By: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo
Released: Apr 21, 2021

Dick Grayson has inherited Alfred’s fortune, a puppy, and a whole lot of questions. Who is Mayor Zucco, and what is her relation to the man who murdered Dick’s parents? What sinister plans does Blockbuster have for Blüdhaven? What kind of dog food is best for a three-legged puppy? To answer these questions, Dick’s going to need a little help...

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Justin Ray rated The Joker #2 Apr 19, 2021
8.0

The Joker #2

By: Sam Johns, Mirka Andolfo
Released: Apr 14, 2021

As the dust settles on Arkham Asylum and tragic recent events, The Joker is the most wanted man in the world-and powerful forces are lining up around the globe to hunt him...but where exactly is the Clown Price of Crime? Jim Gordon, facing his twilight years haunted by the madman, knows where to start the hunt, and he’s been given the go-ahead to...

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Justin Ray rated Amazing Spider-Man #63 Apr 19, 2021
7.0

Amazing Spider-Man #63

By: Nick Spencer, Federico Vicentini
Released: Apr 7, 2021

• We all the know the romantic story of R&J! Star-crossed lovers, deep-seeded family enmity, tragic ending...
•  Wait, who are Romeo and Juliet? We're talking about Randy and Janice! Yep, Peter Parker's roommate and The Beetle have been dating and that information finally gets out to their fathers...
• &nb...

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Justin Ray rated Thor #14 Apr 17, 2021
9.0

Thor #14

By: Donny Cates, Nic Klein
Released: Apr 14, 2021

THE FINALE OF "PREY" - AND THE FIGHT OF THOR'S LIFE!
All-Father Thor breaks out of his prison! But Donald Blake has amassed more power than the King of Asgard can know. One thing is certain: When the hammer comes down, only one man will remain standing. Big action and big stakes are the Donny Cates and Nic Klein special - but you've never seen ...

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9.5

Spider-Man: Spider's Shadow #1

By: Chip Zdarsky, Pasqual Ferry
Released: Apr 14, 2021

WHAT IF PETER PARKER BECAME VENOM?
Peter Parker once put on an alien suit that nearly destroyed his life - but what if he'd never taken it off? Ignoring every warning, Spidey embraces the dark symbiote! Haunted by terrible nightmares and exhausted by an endless barrage of bad guys, Peter can't seem to catch a break these days. So when the Hobgo...

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Justin Ray rated Daredevil #29 Apr 16, 2021
9.5

Daredevil #29

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Apr 14, 2021

THE TRUTH IS FINALLY OUT: ELEKTRA IS DAREDEVIL!
•  Having taken up the cowl and the club in Matt Murdock's absence, Elektra, the deadliest assassin in the Marvel Universe, has a long road ahead as she works to protect the legacy of The Man Without Fear!
•  OLD FOES! NEW FACES! LOST LOVES! After the past six mon...

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Justin Ray rated Man-Bat #3 Apr 14, 2021
7.5

Man-Bat #3

By: Dave Wielgosz, Sumit Kumar
Released: Apr 7, 2021

Kirk Langstrom’s mental state has been deteriorating for years, but in the wake of his violent altercation with the Suicide Squad, he’s found himself on the verge of a complete emotional collapse. Luckily (or unluckily) for Kirk, Dr. Harleen Quinzel is offering pro bono-and entirely unsolicited-psychological counseling. As Harley delves deep in...

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Justin Ray rated Immortal Hulk #45 Apr 13, 2021
8.5

Immortal Hulk #45

By: Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
Released: Apr 7, 2021

• The Hulk is at his lowest point.
•  His strength is gone. His friends cannot reach him. Gamma itself has turned against him. What hope is there now?
•  What hope is left... for THE WEAKEST THERE IS?

Rated T+

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Justin Ray rated Batman #107 Apr 12, 2021
7.0

Batman #107

By: James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Apr 7, 2021

Tensions are sky-high in Gotham City following the events at Arkham Asylum, and public opinion and unrest are starting to boil over. The Dark Knight has his hands full juggling the investigation of the reappearance of an old enemy and the rise of a new gang in Gotham called the Unsanity Collective...Gotham City is getting more dangerous by the minu...

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Justin Ray rated Aquaman #23 Apr 11, 2021
9.0

Aquaman #23

By: Geoff Johns, Paul Pelletier
Released: Aug 28, 2013

The critically acclaimed adventures of Aquaman continue! DEATH OF A KING comes to a shocking conclusion as Aquaman is forced to fight alongside Meras husband Nereus to defend Atlantis from the Dead Kingthe first King of Atlantis and rightful ruler of the Seven Seas! But what does the Scavenger and his army have to do with this attack? And what dark...

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Justin Ray rated Venom #34 Apr 9, 2021
8.0

Venom #34

By: Donny Cates, Iban Coello
Released: Apr 7, 2021

THIS IS IT!
•  After a pulse-pounding race to the finish, VENOM #34 stands as the series' final tie-in to the KING IN BLACK epic!
•  But is this issue also the end of the Venom symbiote as we know it?!
•  From maestros DONNY CATES, IBAN COELLO and JESUS ABURTOV, this one sets the stage for V...

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Justin Ray rated King In Black #5 Apr 9, 2021
9.0

King In Black #5

By: Donny Cates, Ryan Stegman
Released: Apr 7, 2021

WHAT'S A GOD TO A NONBELIEVER?
Rated T+

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Justin Ray rated Aquaman #22 Apr 8, 2021
8.0

Aquaman #22

By: Geoff Johns, Paul Pelletier
Released: Jul 24, 2013

After being locked in Arkham Asylum, Jonah Hex goes on the run with a partner, who’s family he’s all too familiar with from his days with Amadeus Arkham. And in the backup story, the epic of the 19th century StormWatch continues.

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Justin Ray rated Beta Ray Bill #1 Apr 7, 2021
10

Beta Ray Bill #1

By: Daniel Warren Johnson
Released: Mar 31, 2021

FROM THE PAGES OF DONNY CATES' THOR AND SPINNING OUT OF THE EVENTS OF KING IN BLACK!
The second-most famous wielder of Mjolnir. The right-hand man to the god of Thunder. And now, a warrior without his best weapon. Beta Ray Bill is tired of playing second fiddle to Thor - and with Bill's famous hammer, Stormbreaker, recently destroyed at the new...

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