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Location: Australia, mate. Joined: Jul 03, 2018 About Me: I'm a fan who likes to review and prefers to be positive rather than negative. Here's the scale I utilise for my reviews. (Examples provided are taken from my reviews and opinions.) 1-4.5: Actively ruining one or more characters (E.g. Ric Grayson). 5: Issue is plain boring. (E.g. more

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Batman: Three Jokers #1 Aug 24, 2020
10

Prelude:
Lucky for me, Three Jokers #1 hit iBooks in Australia today. Well, this has been in the making since Darkseid War so there's a lot of hype for this. Hope this delivers after the long wait.

The Good:
Wow.... can I just say everything?

I love the introductions for each character with the captions and flashbacks adding more layers.

Always love a de more

Batman: Three Jokers #1

By: Geoff Johns, Jason Fabok
Released: Aug 26, 2020

Thirty years after Batman: The Killing Joke changed comics forever, Three Jokers reexamines the myth of who, or what, The Joker is and what is at the heart of his eternal battle with Batman. New York Times bestselling writer Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok, the writer/artist team that waged the “Darkseid War” in the pages of Justice League, reunite...

M1sf1r3 added Batman: Three Jokers (2020) to their pull list Aug 24, 2020

Batman: Three Jokers (2020)

Thirty years after Batman: The Killing Joke changed comics forever, Three Jokers reexamines the myth of who, or what, The Joker is and what is at the heart of his eternal battle with Batman. New York Times bestselling writer Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok, the writer/artist team that waged the “Darkseid War” in the pages of Justice League, reunite...

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M1sf1r3 added Seven Secrets to their pull list Aug 12, 2020

Seven Secrets

For fans of Once & Future and Undiscovered Country comes an all-new original series from #1 New York Times best-selling author Tom Taylor (DCeased) and artist Daniele di Nicuolo (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers) about seven powerful secrets-words, wonders, weapons, and worse-with the power to change the world..

For centuries, the Order has tr...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Seven Secrets #1 Aug 12, 2020
8.5

Prelude:
I'm not one to usually read Indie titles though I'm trying to change that, I usually stick with superhero stuff. But this is from my boy, Tom Taylor so I must check it out.

The Good:
I like the characters in this but it's Taylor so what did you expect.

Simple enough premise but it's a fun one.

Nicuolo's art is good.

The Bad:
Felt more

Seven Secrets #1

By: Tom Taylor, Daniele Di Nicuolo
Released: Aug 12, 2020

For fans of Once & Future and Undiscovered Country comes an all-new original series from #1 New York Times best-selling author Tom Taylor (DCeased) and artist Daniele di Nicuolo (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers) about seven powerful secrets-words, wonders, weapons, and worse-with the power to change the world..

For centuries, the Order has tr...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Action Comics #1022 Jul 29, 2020
5.5

Prelude:
Well.... Metropolis Burning was definitely.... something. Let's hope The House of Kent is better.

The Good:
It was nice seeing the Kents again.

The Bad:
Continuity is rather weird with Connor and Clark.

Characterization of Brainiac-5 is way off.

JRJR art just isn't working for me still.

Conclusion:
That was an issu more

Action Comics #1022

By: Brian Michael Bendis, John Romita
Released: Jun 3, 2020

First, Metropolis was hit with the biggest ground battle in the history of the city and barely survived. On top of that, Leviathan threw down his gauntlet for the entire world to see, and Superman revealed the truth of his identity as Clark Kent. Now the city is in a state of shock-and Clark and Conner Kent need to figure out what's next for them a...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Batman #94 Jul 19, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
It's the final issue of Their Dark Designs. As we head into Joker War, let's see how this arc finishes off.

The Good:
I love how all the stakes are against Bruce.

Really enjoyed seeing more of Early Bruce.

Catwoman is really well done here.

Love the Cool Room.

The Bad:
Okay, now that is just a straight up misleading cov more

Batman #94

By: James Tynion IV, Rafael Albuquerque
Released: Jul 8, 2020

The Designer’s machinations have left Batman’s life in tatters! Gotham City’s ambitious rebuilding has skittered to a halt as  new powers are rising to shape its destiny-and Batman is powerless to stop them! With no Alfred or Bat-Family to lean on, the Dark Knight stands alone against the ascendance of his greatest adversary! 

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Batman #93 Jul 19, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Absolutely loved the last issue and as we gear up for Joker War, I am so ready for what comes next.

The Good:
Love how Designer ties everything from the original meeting together with his overarching plan to the current events unfolding.

I'm enjoying the difference between Harley and Punchline.

March's art is great yet again.

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Batman #93

By: James Tynion IV, Guillem March
Released: Jun 24, 2020

Batman faces off with the Designer as "Their Dark Designs" reaches its epic climax! In the last year, Batman has lost more than he could have imagined, and now he faces a cost so dear it will change the course of his life. And there is worse on the horizon. In the midst of all the horror, he can feel the drumbeat of battle. "Joker War" is coming, a...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Batman #92 Jul 19, 2020
9.5

Prelude:
I've been loving Tynion's Batman so far so let's jump back on the train so I can catch up.

The Good:
Enjoyed Riddler here.

The Penguin and Bullock scene was nice.

March's art was rather good this issue.

I'm really starting to like Punchline more and more.

Intrigued to see where next issue goes.

The Bad:
Nothi more

Batman #92

By: James Tynion IV, Guillem March
Released: Jun 10, 2020

The greatest heist in history is underway in Gotham City, courtesy of the mysterious crimemaster known as the Designer! Batman knows what he needs to do, but in order to stop the plot, he must first escape the most ingenious death trap the Riddler has ever devised!

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #1 Jul 19, 2020
7.5

Prelude:
Not too sure about this title but I said I'd read all the Star Wars comics so here I am.

The Good:
I enjoy Aphra here.

The objective is interesting.

The Bad:
It's a tad boring.

Conclusion:
It's a decent start but it needs to be more interesting to really appeal to me.

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #1

By: Alyssa Wong, Cresta
Released: May 27, 2020

NEW CREW, NEW MISSION!
With the Rebel Alliance back on the run after their defeat at the Battle of Hoth, it's never been a more dangerous time for outlaws, scoundrels and the errant rogue archaeologist to make their way in the galaxy. But after a string of bad luck and near escapes, DOCTOR APHRA is back on the job! She's been keeping a low prof...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed The Terrifics #27 Jul 19, 2020
8.0

Prelude:
The first issue of this arc was good so let's see if that continues.

The Good:
I enjoyed the T-Council.

Some nice character development.

The Bad:
Silas is rather grating for me.

Conclusion:
It's a nice issue of the Terrifics. Nothing too much to rave on about though.

The Terrifics #27

By: Gene Luen Yang, Sergio Davila
Released: May 27, 2020

Scientists of the world unite! When Simon Stagg sabotages Mr. Terrific's latest world-changing invention, reinforcements are needed. Enter the Terrific Council: Blue Beetle! The Atom! Man-Bat! Shay Veritas! Dhalua Strong! (Just hum a theme song in your head, it'll be more exciting that way.) Looks like Michael Holt has been building a real path to ...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Teen Titans #41 Jul 19, 2020
5.5

Prelude:
Teen Titans was passable last issue, but man the review scores do not look good. Here we go.

The Good:
Nothing.

The Bad:
Well that was an extremely cliche solution.

Time for another team that has fallen apart arc. Hang on, hasn't this happened already?

Conclusion:
Look, it's an issue but I just felt nothing reading it.

Teen Titans #41

By: Adam Glass, Eduardo Pansica
Released: May 27, 2020

At the gates of heaven itself, the Teen Titans must battle Djinn's older brother Elias with the fate of the world hanging in the balance! But victory comes at a terrible cost-because one of the Teen Titans won't be making it back!

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Shazam! #12 Jul 19, 2020
8.0

Prelude:
I guess it's time for an interlude for Shazam.

The Good:
I enjoyed the art weirdly enough.

Really well written Batman here.

The Bad:
I wish that we had this after Seven Magiclands or that it didn't interrupt it.

Also continuity is ever so slightly screwed since this is before Shazam #1 but Billy mentions Mr. Mind who he doesn't kn more

Shazam! #12

By: Jeff Loveness, Brandon Peterson
Released: May 27, 2020

Revealing his devious plans, Mr. Mind attacks Billy Batson and the entire Shazam family! Pushed to the limit by a fierce battle against both Black Adam and the Monster Society, can Shazam turn the tide and save himself and his adopted family of friends and fellow heroes?

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Justice League #45 Jul 18, 2020
8.5

Prelude:
Last issue was rather subpar so let's see how this issue goes.

The Good:
The action was really well done.

Liking the plot.

I really enjoyed Barrows' art.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
For maybe the first time, I actually enjoyed an issue of Venditti's Justice League.

Justice League #45

By: Robert Venditti, Eddy Barrows
Released: May 27, 2020

The Spirit of Vengeance goes global! After spending untold time in isolation, the Spectre is back, and his thirst for retribution will ripple across the Earth! As old wounds are reopened under the Spectre's unstoppable influence, it's up to the Justice League to stop the conflict. But how can they act on a global stage when they must first contend ...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Flash #754 Jul 18, 2020
6.0

Prelude:
Well, the last two issues were okay but they were really leading to this issue. Hopefully it's good or I'm going to be annoyed.

The Good:
Duce's art is passable.

I do like the novelty of Barry and Eobard teaming up.

The Bad:
The dialogue felt really off this issue.

The lettering and colouring was completely wrong not once but twic more

Flash #754

By: Joshua Williamson, Christian Duce
Released: May 27, 2020

The Flash is on the run as "The Flash Age" continues! Paradox accomplished his mission to make everyone see the Flash as a monster-and now Flash and the Reverse-Flash are trapped in a 25th century Central City that hates the Flash family and legacy. Now a wanted man, Flash must turn to an unexpected place to get help to return to his own time!

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Dark Nights: Death Metal #2 Jul 14, 2020
10

Prelude:
Snyder blew me out of the goddamned water with Death Metal #1. Let's see if the ride continues here.

The Good:
JSA!!!! That's always a point from me damnit!

This is all completely crazy and I love it.

I'm not actually that mad at the Darkest Knight.

Loving how much DC continuity is shown here.

Capullo's art is just amazing. more

Dark Nights: Death Metal #2

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Jul 15, 2020

Get ready to scream! Wonder Woman roars across the horrifying Dark Multiverse landscape in the world’s most demented monster truck, with Swamp Thing riding shotgun! The two arrive at the ghoulish cemetery base of Batman and his army of zombies, but can the former friends stand each other long enough to form a plan and take back the planet? Plus, ...

M1sf1r3 added Star Wars: Doctor Aphra (2020) to their pull list Jul 13, 2020

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra (2020)

NEW CREW, NEW MISSION!
With the Rebel Alliance back on the run after their defeat at the Battle of Hoth, it's never been a more dangerous time for outlaws, scoundrels and the errant rogue archaeologist to make their way in the galaxy. But after a string of bad luck and near escapes, DOCTOR APHRA is back on the job! She's been keeping a low prof...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Marauders #10 Jul 13, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Marauders has consistently been one of my favourite X-Titles currently, so let's see how this issue goes.

The Good:
While I understand the disagreement, that scene is so in character for Emma.

Continuing the developments with Kate and I enjoyed the infographics.

Caselli's art was good.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion: >The issue doesn't do much but it doesn't need to. Just some nice plot movement as things head on forward more

Marauders #10

By: Gerry Duggan, Stefano Caselli
Released: May 27, 2020

A SHOW OF POWER!
The Marauders set their sights on the power-dampening technology that seems to have made its way into far too many hands - most notably, the Russian Army. The Hellfire's wrath with be swift and harsh.
Rated T+

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Venom #25 Jul 13, 2020
9.5

Prelude:
I've been loving Venom Island but let's see if it can hold up in this finishing and oversized issue.

The Good:
Really enjoyed Eddie's monologue.

Bagley's art is just so so great.

Knull is coming! Can't wait for King in Black.

Really love the theme of this issue.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
Such a great more

Venom #25

By: Donny Cates, Mark Bagley
Released: May 27, 2020

SPECIAL OVERSIZED 25th ISSUE! VENOM ISLAND FINALE!
Caught between a Brock and a hard place! Eddie must make a life-altering decision. How does Eddie move on from the events of VENOM ISLAND?
Rated T+

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Suicide Squad #5 Jul 13, 2020
9.5

Prelude:
I absolutely loved the last issue of Suicide Squad. Can't wait to see this issue so enough preamble, let's jump in.

The Good:
The twist and turns! Love it.

Was not expecting Ted. But in Taylor I trust.

Art is great.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
A very simple issue but one that proves entertaining and majorly impor more

Suicide Squad #5

By: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo
Released: May 27, 2020

They say loose lips sink ships-and Captain Boomerang has the biggest mouth on Earth! That's why Lok commands Task Force X to bring him in and  shut him up for good! The hunt is on, but nothing ever goes according to plan in the Suicide Squad-at least, not if Osita and her mutinous Revolutionaries can help it. Will Deathstroke and Harley f...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Aquaman #59 Jul 13, 2020
8.0

Prelude:
DeConnick's Aquaman has been consistently good recently, so let's see how this issue goes.

The Good:
I enjoyed Arthur and Orm's talk.

Rocha's art is good here.

Interesting development with Aqualad.

The Bad:
Black Manta is used yet again.

Misleading cover and synopsis.

Conclusion:
It's good but I'm tiring more

Aquaman #59

By: Kelly Sue DeConnick, Robson Rocha
Released: May 27, 2020

Underwater fishticuffs! It's a battle royal as Orm's army, a bloodthirsty elemental,and Arthur go fin-to-fin-to-fin over the future of Atlantis's heir apparent. Alarm bells are ringing, and Mera better wake up soon, lest the kingdom come undone!

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Star #4 Jul 13, 2020
8.5

Prelude:
Star was absolutely great last issue, let's see how it goes with this one.

The Good:
I'm really enjoying Star as a character.

Art was good as usual.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
It's still a very good issue with no immediate faults, but it's not to the same degree of quality as the last issue.

Star #4

By: Kelly Thompson, Filipe Andrade
Released: May 20, 2020

STAR & CAPTAIN MARVEL GET A BLOODY REUNION! Star’s been on a journey of self-discovery, and with the help of some unexpected teachers, she has managed to learn more about both herself and the powers of the Reality Stone now bonded to her. She’s also still on the run from some of the most dangerous villains in the universe, who will not stop unt...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Hawkeye: Freefall #5 Jul 13, 2020
10

Prelude:
Hawkeye: Freefall has been consistently great. As we reach the penultimate issue, let's see how Clint fares.

The Good:
I really enjoyed the Fisk scene.

Schmidt's art is great as expected.

Clint's rampage against Parker was fun to read.

Always enjoy the whole "everything goes wrong" styled stories.

Even Night Nurse gets a gre more

Hawkeye: Freefall #5

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Otto Schmidt
Released: May 20, 2020

Hawkeye’s relationship to Ronin has even his friends turning against him. He’s been lying about a lot of things. But you can’t lie to Captain America. Meanwhile, his war with the Hood is beginning to spin out of control as the people close to him are put in real danger. Having to deal with the Hood was bad enough, but now Clint finds himself ...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed 2020 Ironheart #1 Jul 13, 2020
7.0

Prelude:
I've not been that big of a fan of the tie-ins to Iron Man 2020, so let's see how Riri fares with 2020 Ironheart.

The Good:
I like how it ties into Outlawed.

The Bad:
It feels a bit cliche?

Conclusion:
A nice albeit a bit cliched story.

2020 Ironheart #1

By: Vita Ayala, David Messina
Released: May 20, 2020

The Robot Revolution is in full swing, as is the Arno Stark–funded crackdown on artificial intelligence. That means that Riri Williams and N.A.T.A.L.I.E., the A.I. based on Riri’s deceased best friend, are in for a world of trouble. Can they weather the coming storm together, or will 2020 tear them apart?

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Wonder Woman #755 Jul 9, 2020
6.5

Prelude:
After that quick stop with Maxima, hopefully this new arc aka a continuation of the old arc goes better.

The Good:
The art is good.

It's nice to see Donna back.

The Bad:
It's rather cliche and doesn't really do anything interesting.

Conclusion:
While having Donna back on the title and the art is good, the issue is rather bori more

Wonder Woman #755

By: Steve Orlando, Jesus Merino
Released: May 20, 2020

"The Four Horsewomen" part one! Paula Von Gunther, a.k.a. Warmaster, has assembled her four horsewomen...and  now she's out for Wonder Woman's blood! Plus, Diana is put on trial for the sins of the Amazons! Is it all just lies, or is there really a horrible secret the Amazons have kept from their own champion?

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9.5

Prelude:
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen has been great so far. Let's see how this issue goes as we near the end.

The Good:
Lieber's art is great like always.

Everything is tying together.

Enjoying Julian here.

Love how wacky this title is.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
Another crazy issue of Jimmy Olsen and I love i more

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #10

By: Matt Fraction, Steve Lieber
Released: May 20, 2020

Jimmy continues his world tour, risking his life for more of your sweet retweets,  likes, and faves! Plus, the mastermind behind Jimmy's assassination is revealed... and the insidious secret he's willing to kill for will upend everything everywhere forever, assuming by "everything" you mean "everything in the pages of just this comic." Al...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Red Hood and the Outlaws #45 Jul 5, 2020
4.0

Prelude:
Red Hood and the Outlaws had a rather mixed issue last time, let's see how this one goes.

The Good:
Nothing.

The Bad:
Didn't enjoy the art.

The story is boring and confusing.

Who wanted to read about the All-Caste?

Conclusion:
It's boring, confusing and made me procrastinate on reading it fully through for two hour more

Red Hood and the Outlaws #45

By: Scott Lobdell, Paolo Pantalena
Released: May 20, 2020

Red Hood, Artemis, and Bizarro have battled many threats together...but they've never faced a veritable army of the damned! Which is what is happening during the protests on the streets of Qurac as the Untitled prepare to strike at the heart of humanity! At the same time Artemis has to go sword-to-word with Essence. As the enemy gathers its forces,...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed DCeased: The Unkillables #3 Jul 5, 2020
10

Prelude:
DCeased: The Unkillables has had some strong two issues so let's see how the third and final issue goes.

The Good:
Look I have a rule. If I get teary eyed/cry when reading an issue, it's an instant 10. No ifs, no buts.

Love the Mary reveal.

All of the pairs are great here.

Still enjoyed the art.

Really interested in where t more

DCeased: The Unkillables #3

By: Tom Taylor, Karl Mostert
Released: May 20, 2020

It's the epic finale of the next chapter in the DCeased saga as heroes and villains collide with one epic purpose: to escape the coming of the infected population of Gotham City and a monstrous Wonder Woman! It's time to ride the fury road one final time...to survival!

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9.0

Prelude:
DCeased has been great and here's yet another series for it. Let's see how this one goes.

The Good:
Jimmy is a great character to get some outsider perspective through.

Nguyen's art is great.

Really good character moments.

The Bad:
Small thing but DC, can you stop it with the "[Name] War"'s?

Conclusion:
It's a very more

DCeased: Hope At World's End #1

By: Tom Taylor, Dustin Nguyen
Released: May 20, 2020

The Anti-Life Equation has infected over a billion people on Earth. Heroes and villains have fallen. In the immediate aftermath of the destruction of Metropolis, Superman and Wonder Woman spearhead a plan to try to stem the tide of infection, preserve and protect survivors, and develop a plan for what’s next. In the Earth’s darkest hour heroes ...

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M1sf1r3 added 2020 Ironheart to their pull list Jun 21, 2020

2020 Ironheart

The Robot Revolution is in full swing, as is the Arno Stark–funded crackdown on artificial intelligence. That means that Riri Williams and N.A.T.A.L.I.E., the A.I. based on Riri’s deceased best friend, are in for a world of trouble. Can they weather the coming storm together, or will 2020 tear them apart?

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M1sf1r3 added DCeased: Hope At World's End to their pull list Jun 21, 2020

DCeased: Hope At World's End

The Anti-Life Equation has infected over a billion people on Earth. Heroes and villains have fallen. In the immediate aftermath of the destruction of Metropolis, Superman and Wonder Woman spearhead a plan to try to stem the tide of infection, preserve and protect survivors, and develop a plan for what’s next. In the Earth’s darkest hour heroes ...

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