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Infinity Countdown: Darkhawk #4

By: Chris Sims, Lim
Released: Jul 11, 2018

THE FINAL CHAPTER OF DARKHAWK... FOR NOW!
In the wake of a disastrous run-in with the more-dangerous-than-ever Fraternity of Raptors, Chris faces the fear that he may never make it home from space! But even as his foes' might grows, Darkhawk will discover that his lowest point... has brought him incredible new power!
Rated T+

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Jorge Mendes added Amazing Spider-Man (2018) to their pull list Jul 12, 2018

Amazing Spider-Man (2018)

An alien invasion hits New York City and the only one who can stop it is...Spider-Man?! But that's far from all you'll find here -  a revelation from the past puts Peter Parker's job, relationships, and whole life in jeopardy! And if even that's not enough, you'll see a new roommate, new love interests - and a new villain! Spider-Man goes back to...

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Jorge Mendes rated Amazing Spider-Man #1 Jul 12, 2018
9.0

Amazing Spider-Man #1

By: Nick Spencer, Ryan Ottley
Released: Jul 11, 2018

An alien invasion hits New York City and the only one who can stop it is...Spider-Man?! But that's far from all you'll find here -  a revelation from the past puts Peter Parker's job, relationships, and whole life in jeopardy! And if even that's not enough, you'll see a new roommate, new love interests - and a new villain! Spider-Man goes back to...

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Jorge Mendes added Oblivion Song to their pull list Jul 11, 2018

Oblivion Song

A decade ago, 300,000 citizens of Philadelphia were suddenly lost in Oblivion. The government made every attempt to recover them, but after many years, they gave up. Nathan Cole...won't. He makes daily trips, risking his life to try and rescue those still living in the apocalyptic hellscape of Oblivion. But maybe...Nathan is looking for something e...

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Jorge Mendes rated Exiles #5 Jul 11, 2018
7.0

Exiles #5

By: Saladin Ahmed, Javier Rodriguez
Released: Jul 11, 2018

TIME TO DIE!
The identity of the Time-Eater has finally been revealed! And the Exiles have nowhere left to run. It's time for the Exiles to face down their enemy - no matter the cost. And in historic Exiles fashion, not everyone will survive. Don't miss the first arc's epic conclusion!
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Jorge Mendes rated Oblivion Song #5 Jul 11, 2018
8.5

Oblivion Song #5

By: Robert Kirkman, Lorenzo De Felici
Released: Jul 11, 2018

Things in Oblivion are heating up as Nathan deals with danger on all sides.

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7.0

Fables Vol. 22: Farewell

By: Bill Willingham, Neal Adams

Its the final trade paperback volume of FABLES! No, wait its FABLES #150, the grand finale of the best-selling, award-winning comic book series! And its also an original graphic novel in the tradition of 1001 NIGHTS OF SNOWFALL! Yes, its all this and more! Join us for 150 thats, right, 150! pages of new stories starring your favorite Fables, all...

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7.5

Fables Vol. 21: Happily Ever After

By: Bill Willingham, Various

In this penultimate volume of Bill Willinghams FABLES, the residents of Fabletown look to live happily ever after, but there is a steep price to pay for happiness as Rose Red clashes with Snow White! Collects issues #141-149 of this Eisner-Award-winning series.

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8.0

Fables Vol. 20: Camelot

By: Bill Willingham, Various

Rose Red takes the mantle of Paladin of Hope to rally the Fables in the tragic aftermath of Snow White. A new dark age calls for a new Round Table, with modern knights willing to take on a sacred quest to reassemble the shattered pieces of Fabletown. This new volume collects issues #131-136 of this multiple Eisner-Award-winning series.

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8.0

Fables Vol. 17: Inherit The Wind

By: Bill Willingham, Adam Hughes

The tights and capes have been stored away forever, but where do the Fables go from here? Bigby and Snow Whites cubs try to move forward after learning a hard lesson about life and death in this collection featuring issues #108-113 of the acclaimed series.

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7.5

Fables Vol. 16: Super Team

By: Bill Willingham, Terry Moore

Now why would we saddle a FABLES book with a title like "Super Team"? And why does snotty little Pinocchio think he needs to design tight-fitting costumes for a carefully selected group of Fables? Find out in these stories from FABLES #101-107, including a special story illustrated by Terry Moore (Echo, Strangers in Paradise).

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7.5

Fables Vol. 14: Witches

By: Bill Willingham, David Lapham

While the meek flying monkey Bufkin is trapped in Fabletown's collapsed business office with the evil witch Baba Yaga, Frau Totenkinder and the witches of the Woodland's thirteenth floor prepare to deal with Mister Dark in what's left of Fabletown. Collecting FABLES #86-93!

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6.0

Fables Vol. 13: The Great Fables Crossover

By: Matthew Sturges, Russell Braun

When Jack discovers the existence of The Literals and their leader, he must leave his own adventures behind to warn Fabletown. Collects FABLES #83-85, JACK OF FABLES 33-35 and the 3-issue miniseries THE LITERALS.

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7.5

Fables Vol. 12: The Dark Ages

By: Bill Willingham, Mike Allred

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. Tourists of the world unite! If you've ever craved a guided tour of Fabletown's secret Manhattan location, prepare to be voraciously satiated. Pinnochio has a field day taking a certain VIP around the city. And exactly which Fabletown denizens are no longer active (dead, alive or otherwise) just might shock you int...

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8.5

Fables Vol. 11: War And Pieces

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. The final battle between the free Fables of the mundane world and the Empire occupying their former Homelands is about to begin, and the scrappy storybook heroes have already managed to even the odds considerably. With his previously unstoppable wooden soldiers neutralized, the Adversary is about to get his first t...

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8.5

Fables Vol. 9: Sons Of Empire

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. The free Fables living in the mundane world have struck a decisive blow against the Adversary, destroying one of his most valuable assets at the very heart of his empire--and setting the stage for an all-out world between the worlds in the process. Now, while the ruler of the Homelands licks his wounds and gathers ...

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8.0

Fables Vol. 8: Wolves

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. The community of Fables living undercover in our midst has endured plenty of suffering at the hands of their longtime antagonist, the Adversary. Now it's time to return the favor and put the would-be conqueror on notice that the cost of subjugating this last stronghold of independent magic will be higher than even ...

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7.5

Fables Vol. 7: Arabian Nights (and Days)

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. FABLES: ARABIAN NIGHTS (AND DAYS) opens a new front in the struggle between the Fables and the Adversary as the worlds of the Arabian Fables are invaded--leading to an unprecedented diplomatic mission to Fabletown and a bad case of culture shock! This seventh volume of the popular Vertigo series also includes "The ...

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8.0

Fables Vol. 5: The Mean Seasons

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. This volume features two tales of Bigby's exploits during World War II as well as "The Year After," which follows the aftermath of the Adversary's attempt to conquer Fabletown--including the birth of Snow White and Bigby's children! Collects issues 22 and 28-33 of creator Bill Willingham's celebrated Vertigo series...

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8.0

Fables Vol. 3: Storybook Love

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. In the Fables' world, there isn't a lot of happily-ever-after to go around. As refugees from the lands of make-believe, the Fables have been driven from their storybook realms and forced to blend in with our gritty, mundane reality. Includes the 4-part story "Storybook Love." Also included are the 2-part "A Sharp O...

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8.0

Fables Vol. 2: Animal Farm

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. Travel to upstate New York, where the non-human Fable characters have found refuge on a farm, miles from mankind. But all is not well on the farm--and a conspiracy to free them from the shackles of their perceived imprisonment may lead to a war that could wrest control of the Fables community away from Snow White. ...

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7.5

Fables Vol. 1: Legends In Exile

By: Bill Willingham, Lan Medina

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. When a savage creature known only as the Adversary conquered the fabled lands of legends and fairy tales, all of the infamous inhabitants of folklore were forced into exile. Disguised among the normal citizens of modern-day New York, these magical characters have created their own peaceful and secret society within...

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8.5

Fables Vol. 19: Snow White

By: Bill Willingham, Shawn McManus

In these stories from FABLES #124-129, Castle Dark is back in the hands of the Fables as Bigby sets off from Fabletown in Brian Roses blood-fueled sports car to track down two abducted cubs. Unfortunately for Snow White, besides suffering the trauma of her missing cubs, a long-forgotten secret threatens to sabotage her marriage to Bigby.This volume...

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9.0

Fables Vol. 15: Rose Red

By: Mark Buckingham

The next volume in the New York Times best-selling series, collecting issues #94-100! Rose Red, sister of Snow White, has finally hit rock bottom. Will she stay there, or is it time to start the long, tortuous climb back up? The Farm is in chaos, as many factions compete to fill the void of her missing leadership. And there's a big magical fight br...

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9.5

Fables Vol. 4: March Of The Wooden Soldiers

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. Bill Willingham's runaway hit series FABLES continues its success in this fourth volume, which collects Fables: The Last Castle, issues #19-21 and #23-27 and features the rise of a new threat to Fabletown. When Little Red Riding Hood suddenly walks through the gate between this world and the lost Fable Homelands, s...

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9.5

Fables Vol. 6: Homelands

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. Having beaten back the Adversary's first advance into their world, the residents of Fabletown must now prepare themselves for the full-scale war that is sure to follow. For one particular Fable, this means skipping town to launch a new career as a venal Hollywood mogul--a path he hopes will be paves with gold and i...

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10

Fables Vol. 18: Cubs In Toyland

By: Bill Willingham, Shawn McManus

In these tales from FABLES #114-121, a harrowing epic starts when Snow and Bigbys cub Therese receives a Christmas gift from an unknown admirer. This red plastic boat may hold the key to a deep, disturbing secret that will incite a series of soul-crushing events for the denizens of Fabletown. Plus, dont miss Bufkins (mis)adventures in Oz!

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10

Fables Vol. 10: The Good Prince

By: Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham

WINNER OF FOURTEEN EISNER AWARDS. With war looming between the forces of the Adversary and the free Fables living in the mundane world, everything now depends on a humble janitor known as Flycatcher. Released from centuries of trauma-induced amnesia, Prince Ambrose (as he was known in happier times) faces a long and difficult road--one that will ta...

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Jorge Mendes reviewed Nameless Vol. 1 Jul 5, 2018
4.0

Didn't understand all of it and what I did wasn't really good.

Nameless Vol. 1

By: Grant Morrison, Chris Burnham

NAMELESS tells the story of a down-at-heel occult hustler known only as "Nameless" who is recruited by a consortium of billionaire futurists as part of a desperate mission to save the world. A massive asteroid named Xibalba-the "Place of Fear" in Mayan mythology-is on collision course with the planet Earth. If that wasn't trouble enough, the astero...

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7.5

Fun, specially for someone with good x-men background but kind of forgettable.

X-Men: Worst X-Man Ever Vol. 1

By: Dan Abnett, Carlo Barberi

Bailey Hoskins has just discovered he's a mutant. For someone who's never been special, never stood out, this could be his big moment. But as he gains entry into the halls of Xavier's School for Gifted Children, what, exactly, is his gift? He's used to being hated, but is he anything to be feared? Bailey struggles to find a place alongside his fell...

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