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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 Superman #21 Apr 26, 2020
6.5

Prelude:
Superman has been on an upward trend recently. Let's see how that goes.

The Good:
Reis' art is always great.

Some interesting aspects of Superman's reveal.

The Bad:
Bit of Bendis-Speak.

The Mongul stuff just doesn't work.

People are being overly antagonistic.

Conclusion:
There are some interesting parts, more

Superman #21

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Mar 11, 2020

It's Mongul versus Superman in the battle for the survival of the United Planets! The Man of Steel must confront Mongul in front of all the powers of the galaxy, or peace will never be achieved. During one of the most private moments in Superman's existence comes one of his biggest challenges. If Superman fails, the whole of the United Planets fall...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Hawkman #22 Apr 26, 2020
9.5

Prelude:
Hawkman has been great so far with it's Infected storyline. Let's see how it continues.

The Good:
Love Carter fighting back.

Shayera is great in this issue too.

Can't wait to see where things go.

Really good art here.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
A wonderful issue that is just put together so well. Can' more

Hawkman #22

By: Robert Venditti, Fernando Pasarin
Released: Mar 11, 2020

Sky Tyrant comes home to roost-whether he likes it or not! Hawkwoman, Adam Strange, and the Atom have trapped Sky Tyrant and desperately work to find a cure for their beloved friend Carter Hall's Dark Multiverse infection. But they're running out of time as Sky Tyrant, who controls Carter Hall's body, makes a play for the ancient and powerful artif...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Green Lantern: Season Two #2 Apr 26, 2020
5.5

Prelude:
Season Two started off well enough, let's see how things unfold here.

The Good:
Sharp's art is really good.

The Bad:
I'm sorry, I just can't understand anything in this issue at all.

Conclusion:
The art is of the usual standard but the writing and everything else, it just falls apart for me.

Green Lantern: Season Two #2

By: Grant Morrison, Liam Sharp
Released: Mar 11, 2020

Hal Jordan is stuck on the worst possible planet he can imagine: Earth! Reassigned by the bold new Guardians to patrol his home planet, Hal finds himself a bit bored with his familiar haunts versus the infinite expanse and adventure of outer space. But when an invasion from the dawn of time strikes the planet, can Hal stop...the Ornitho-Men?!

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Flash #751 Apr 26, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
So far, I've really enjoyed The Flash Age. Let's see how it continues.

The Good:
Paradox brings up an interesting point.

Cool cliffhanger.

Some really interesting hints of where the story is going.

Duce's art is quite good in this issue.

The Bad:
August's "betrayal" was rather obvious.

Conclusion:
Anothe more

Flash #751

By: Joshua Williamson, Christian Duce
Released: Mar 11, 2020

The Flash battles Godspeed as "Flash Age" continues! In this issue, Paradox enlists Godspeed in his mission to erase the Flash legacy from existence! But when Godspeed's allegiance comes into question, Paradox proves he may be the strongest foe Barry Allen's ever faced!

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Catwoman #21 Apr 26, 2020
4.0

Prelude:
Jones' Catwoman has been struggling big time and it looks like it has reached its endpoint. Let's see how it fares.

The Good:
Nothing.

The Bad:
Way too fast.

It's boring.

If your 21 issue run works so much better with only the first 6 issues, you might need to check your story.

Conclusion:
The art is fine I guess. more

Catwoman #21

By: Joelle Jones, Fernando Blanco
Released: Mar 11, 2020

In this action-packed conclusion to the Villa Hermosa epic, Catwoman and Raina Creel go head-to-head. Win or lose, this is a crossroads for Catwoman. Will she stay with her sister in their new home, or return to Gotham City and the life she hoped she had left behind?

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Batman and the Outsiders #11 Apr 26, 2020
8.5

Prelude:
Batman and the Outsiders has improved recently so let's see if it continues.

The Good:
I'm quite interested in where Sofia goes from here.

Really like Soy's art here.

Interesting set-up.

The Bad:
Misleading cover and synopsis that isn't accurate in the slightest.

The cliffhanger has me a bit unsure.

Conclusio more

Batman and the Outsiders #11

By: Bryan Hill, Dexter Soy
Released: Mar 11, 2020

Black Lightning is an Outsider no more! It's up to Katana to take up the reigns of leader-ship as things look their darkest for the team-and the new addition of Babylon has thrown the team into flux. Plus, Batman is far from thrilled with the secrets that the Signal and Orphan are keeping from him. And this is exactly what Ra's al Ghul wants: a bro...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Decorum #1 Apr 26, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Time for my first Hickman indie. Let's see how it goes.

The Good:
I really like the worldbuilding done here.

HICKMAN INFOGRAPHICS!!!!!

The art is really great.

The Bad:
Ok, it is quite confusing on the first read-through.

Conclusion:
Hickman starts off really well and has me hooked. The only problem is that it is r more

Decorum #1

By: Jonathan Hickman, Mike Huddleston
Released: Mar 11, 2020

SERIES PREMIERE! There are many assassins in the known universe. This is the story of the most well-mannered one. "Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what knife you use."

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M1sf1r3 added Decorum to their pull list Mar 11, 2020

Decorum

SERIES PREMIERE! There are many assassins in the known universe. This is the story of the most well-mannered one. "Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what knife you use."

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Miles Morales: Spider-Man #16 Mar 7, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Miles Morales has been a tad inconsistent as of late. Let's see if it can keep it's former quality.

The Good:
Really love the human aspect with Miles' story.

We're talking Ultimate Universe again and it looks great.

Loved Smith's art.

Really like Ultimatum now.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
An excellent more

Miles Morales: Spider-Man #16

By: Saladin Ahmed, Cory Smith
Released: Mar 4, 2020

MORALESES VS. MONSTERS!
•  Miles is taking on his biggest responsibility yet--babysitting his new little sister, Billie Morales!
•  But fussiness and feeding are the least of their problems--there's SOMETHING UNDERGROUND!
•  Meanwhile Miles' uncle Aaron made a deal with a different kind of beast--ULTIMATUM--and he's about to...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Marauders #9 Mar 7, 2020
9.5

Prelude:
While people have been disliking Marauders recently, I've been enjoying it a lot especially after last issue.

The Good:
I really like how the Marauders took down Yellowjacket.

Lolli's art was great.

Interesting development with Kate.

Love Emma here.

Infographics as always are great.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Marauders #9

By: Gerry Duggan, Matteo Lolli
Released: Mar 4, 2020

PEST CONTROL!
A very small attack on Krakoa grows into something much bigger, thanks to Yellowjacket! Can Captain Kate's crew swat him before his sting pays off?
Rated T+

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Excalibur #8 Mar 7, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Recently, Excalibur has been great. Let's see how Howard goes with this issue.

The Good:
It's always great seeing how everyone is reacting to Krakoa.

The infographics were good.

Good art from Santos.

Some nice threads for X-Factor.

The Bad:
Not the happiest with Cullen's writing.

Conclusion:
While Cullen more

Excalibur #8

By: Tini Howard, Wilton Santos
Released: Mar 4, 2020

HARK! THE HUNT FOR TRUTH
Excalibur emerges from the woods with a journey before them. Their destination: Starlight Citadel.
Rated T+

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Dr. Strange #4 Mar 7, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Dr. Strange has had very little in the way of consistency so far. Let's see how it goes here.

The Good:
I really love the surgeon side to this.

Walker's art was good.

Dr. Druid and his backstory was cool.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Conclusion:
Another great issue of Dr. Strange. If only it could be like this all the time.

Dr. Strange #4

By: Mark Waid, Kev Walker
Released: Mar 4, 2020

• The return of Dr. Druid!
•  What has brought Doctor Strange's fellow sorcerer back from the dead, and has he truly renounced all magic as he claims?
•  Or is something more sinister brewing in the halls of the McCarthy Medical Institute?
Rated T+

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Doctor Doom #6 Mar 7, 2020
7.5

Prelude:
Doom has been fluctuating a bit in quality. Let's see how it goes now that Pottersville is over.

The Good:
I like the premise behind the issue.

The Bad:
The dialogue doesn't work for me here.

Conclusion:
It's okay but nothing like how it was originally.

Doctor Doom #6

By: Christopher Cantwell, Salvador Larroca
Released: Mar 4, 2020

After uncovering the Symkarian plot against him, Doctor Doom seeks an "insurance policy" that will ensure his reign over Latveria forever. Before he returns to his homeland to wage a one-man war on those who usurped his throne, he embarks on a covert mission to find a secret and powerful device with an unlikely ally, Kang the Conqueror-all while be...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Daredevil #19 Mar 7, 2020
10

Prelude:
Time for this two parter of Inferno. Let's see what Zdarsky has in store for us with Daredevil this time.

The Good:
Love the all-out street war.

The civilians becoming Daredevil was great.

DAREDEVIL IS BACK!!!!

Checchetto's art is phenomenal.

Stilt-Man was almost threatening there.

Typhoid Mary. I was not expectin more

Daredevil #19

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Mar 4, 2020

• Hell's Kitchen is hanging by a thread-and that thread is Daredevil!
•  Owl makes his play while Mayor Fisk watches from the sidelines.
Rated T+

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7.5

Prelude:
BP and the Agents of Wakanda keeps being inconsistent for me. Here's hoping this one is on the better side.

The Good:
I liked T'Challa and Okoye on Asgard.

The Bad:
The fight scene didn't work too well for me.

Conclusion:
It's passable but I'm tiring of this series.

Black Panther and the Agents of Wakanda #7

By: Jim Zub, Lan Medina
Released: Mar 4, 2020

FIN FANG DOOM!
A trio of space dragons attacks Avengers Mountain, and now the Agents of Wakanda are all that stand between their epic reptile
rage and...FOOM?
Rated T

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M1sf1r3 added 2020 Rescue to their pull list Mar 7, 2020

2020 Rescue

Pepper Potts moved on from Tony Stark. She's getting her life together, finding her place in the world.
Unfortunately, that's exactly when Tony Stark decides it's time for a full-tilt, full-blown meltdown. And if Pepper can't suit up and save the day, Tony is toast.
Rated T+

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M1sf1r3 reviewed 2020 Rescue #1 Mar 7, 2020
7.5

Prelude:
Time to see how Pepper goes in this mini.

The Good:
I like Pepper in this.

The Bad:
There isn't much substance.

Conclusion:
It's a passable story but not much is happening.

2020 Rescue #1

By: Dana Schwartz, Jacen Burrows
Released: Mar 4, 2020

Pepper Potts moved on from Tony Stark. She's getting her life together, finding her place in the world.
Unfortunately, that's exactly when Tony Stark decides it's time for a full-tilt, full-blown meltdown. And if Pepper can't suit up and save the day, Tony is toast.
Rated T+

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Iron Man 2020 #3 Mar 7, 2020
7.5

Prelude:
I've been enjoying Iron Man 2020 so far, so let's see how it goes here.

The Good:
I like Woods' art.

The Bad:
Mark One's death didn't do much.

Conclusion:
It's passable. That's it.

Iron Man 2020 #3

By: Dan Slott, Pete Woods
Released: Mar 4, 2020

"The Kill Switch"
Stop uploading this content! I said STOP, bit-head! What is your malfunction?! Why are you still scanning this?! GO OFFLINE! Fine. You kept going. Happy? You just uploaded the software patch that will END the Robot Revolution. Great going there, Sparky! The countdown's started. There's nothing left to do now but wage all-out w...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Superman: Villains #1 Mar 6, 2020
2.5

Prelude:
I really enjoyed Superman: Heroes so let's see how the Villains go.

The Good:
Some cool scenes.

The Bad:
I'm sorry the art is just horrible for most of the issue.

Story is mostly boring.

Conclusion:
In the few small parts when it worked it was great but most of the time I couldn't enjoy it at all.

Superman: Villains #1

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Bryan Hitch
Released: Mar 4, 2020

The Man of Steel's greatest villains react to the biggest news to ever rock the DC Universe. Lex Luthor, Mongul, Toyman, The Joker, and more of the world's greatest villains must come to grips with how the world changes now that the truth has been revealed by Superman. Some of comics' most unique and creative voices unite to tell a story that chang...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Strange Adventures #1 Mar 6, 2020
9.5

Prelude:
It's time for Strange Adventures! Hopefully this follows more Mister Miracle and Vision then his controversial Batman and Heroes in Crisis.

The Good:
Both Mitch Gerads and Doc Shaner's art was out of this world.

I loved the Silver Age tone on Rann.

Some really great mystery set ups.

Love the human focus.

Mister Terrific is i more

Strange Adventures #1

By: Tom King, Mitch Gerads
Released: Mar 4, 2020

After winning five Eisner Awards and topping year-end "best of lists," the comic book of 2019 was Mister Miracle. The comic book of 2020 will be Strange Adventures.
The Mister Miracle team of writer Tom King and artist Mitch Gerads are joined by fan-favorite artist Evan "Doc" Shaner to bring you an epic tale in the tradition of Watchmen, The D...

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M1sf1r3 added Strange Adventures (2020) to their pull list Mar 6, 2020

Strange Adventures (2020)

After winning five Eisner Awards and topping year-end "best of lists," the comic book of 2019 was Mister Miracle. The comic book of 2020 will be Strange Adventures.
The Mister Miracle team of writer Tom King and artist Mitch Gerads are joined by fan-favorite artist Evan "Doc" Shaner to bring you an epic tale in the tradition of Watchmen, The D...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Lois Lane #9 Mar 6, 2020
6.0

Prelude:
While Lois Lane started out well, it has taken a dip recently.

The Good:
Batman was cool.

The Bad:
Maybe I'm just getting used to it, but I'm not liking the art as much as I used to.

Going occult isn't a good idea for a Lois Lane story.

I feel like we've strayed too far from what the story was originally about.

Conclusi more

Lois Lane #9

By: Greg Rucka, Mike Perkins
Released: Mar 4, 2020

In the wake of a second attempt on her life, Lois takes the unprecedented step of...telling Superman to back off. As the Kiss of Death circles for another try, Lois's search for answers takes her back into the political spotlight, while Renee uses a Gotham connection in an attempt to undo the damage she's done and find answers to another set of que...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Justice League: Odyssey #19 Mar 6, 2020
8.5

Prelude:
Recently, Justice League Odyssey has been really good, so let's see how that unfolds in this issue.

The Good:
The New Gods are cool and interesting even if 1/2 of them are just cannon fodder.

Epoch's approach is interesting.

Conrad's art was good.

The Bad:
Story feels like it's moving slowly.

Conclusion:
It's a ver more

Justice League: Odyssey #19

By: Dan Abnett, Will Conrad
Released: Mar 4, 2020

Lost beyond the edge of the universe, the misfit team of Justice League Odyssey crosses paths with Epoch. The Lord of Time has a great plan to solve everything, but it might be the single most dangerous thing anyone has ever done. As Jessica Cruz and her team try to figure out if he's a genius, or crazy-or both-time is running out. A new threat is ...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Justice League #42 Mar 6, 2020
6.5

Prelude:
Venditti's Justice League hasn't been working for me so far, but I'm happy to see if that changes here.

The Good:
I liked how smart Barry was.

Mahnke's art was good.

The Bad:
Story isn't working for me.

It can be boring.

Conclusion:
It's an improvement but not by much.

Justice League #42

By: Robert Venditti, Doug Mahnke
Released: Mar 4, 2020

The Justice League suffers defeat after defeat in the ever-tightening grip of the Eradicator. But do the heroes have a greater plan? It's up to the Flash to outwit and outrun the onslaught of Daxamites, but his next step may be his last.

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Flash #750 Mar 6, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
It's basically an anthology issue here at Flash #750. Let's see how these creators go.

The Good:
A good start off for "The Flash Age". I'm interested in seeing where this goes.

LOVED "Beer Run". Absolutely great story about Captain Cold.

"Why You" was also a cool story.

"At the Starting Line" was similarly a good story and some of the more

Flash #750

By: Francis Manapul, Rafa Sandoval
Released: Mar 4, 2020

Beginning: "The Flash Age"! The story we've been building toward since issue #50 comes to a head! While a supercharged Speed Force wreaks havoc on Barry Allen's life, a new threat appears on the horizon in the form of the deadly Paradox. Destined to destroy the Flash's legacy, Paradox sends his herald, Godspeed, to trap the Flash family! Plus, in t...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Batman #90 Mar 6, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Well, I'm slightly late this week but let's check out Batman #90.

The Good:
I love Jimenez's art.

Love the Designer and his whole shtick.

Good background on the Designer.

The Bad:
Still don't like that design.

Conclusion:
It's the simple issue design of explaining Designer's background. It worked quite well for me more

Batman #90

By: James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Mar 4, 2020

The mysterious master criminal known only as the Designer once brought together Gotham City's greatest criminals to plot the perfect crime, and now his plan has been unleashed upon the city in all its might. Batman will go to any length to uncover the grand design, but Catwoman is the one who holds the greatest secret. If Batman wins against the De...

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10

Prelude:
I've been looking forward to these Giant-Size X-Men one-shots and I love Dauterman's artstyle so let's see how this goes.

The Good:
RUSSEL DAUTERMAN'S GODDAMN AMAZING ART!!!!!

It's become synonymous with Dauterman's art but Matthew Wilson's colours are freaking amazing and work with Dauterman's art so well.

Love the homage to New X-Men #121.

Giant-Size X-Men: Jean Grey And Emma Frost #1

By: Jonathan Hickman, Russell Dauterman
Released: Feb 26, 2020

The first of five essential X-tales specially designed to showcase some of Marvel's best artists! First up, Russell Dauterman, superstar artist of THOR and WAR OF THE REALMS! When Storm is in danger, it's going to take two of the most powerful telepaths on Earth working together to make things right. Jean Grey and Emma Frost, together again for the...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed Star Wars #3 Mar 2, 2020
9.0

Prelude:
Soule's Star Wars has been wonderful so far. Let's check out this issue.

The Good:
Some really good work on Zahra and the fallout of A New Hope with the Death Star.

Really like the three person story on Cloud City.

The Imperial view on the Rebels is cool to see.

Saiz's art is great here.

The Bad:
Nothing.

Con more

Star Wars #3

By: Charles Soule, Jesus Saiz
Released: Feb 26, 2020

RETURN TO CLOUD CITY!
•  The end of the war and the final defeat of the REBEL ALLIANCE are inevitable as the cunning IMPERIAL COMMANDER ZAHRA unleashes her fury against the splintered and scattered survivors.
•  But where have the Rebellion's greatest heroes gone when their cause needs them the most?
•  LUKE SKYWALKER'S onl...

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M1sf1r3 reviewed 2020 Force Works #1 Mar 2, 2020
6.5

Prelude:
Iron Man 2020 didn't start off too well with its first tie-in so let's see how Force Works goes.

The Good:
I like the team.

The Bad:
Some S.H.I.E.L.D continuity errors

It's a bit boring.

Conclusion:
The premise is good, the execution however is lacking.

2020 Force Works #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Juanan Ramirez
Released: Feb 26, 2020

The eruption of a violent robot revolution threatens all manner of biological life! Teetering on the precipice of extinction, there's only one man with enough tactical skill, killer instinct and ruthless leadership to lead the rebellion: War Machine! Join War Machine and his elite paramilitary squad (U.S.Agent, Mockingbird, and Quake) in the final ...

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M1sf1r3 dropped Amethyst from their pull list Mar 2, 2020

Amethyst

Following her triumphant reintroduction in the pages of Young Justice, the new Amethyst miniseries follows teenager Amy Winston-a.k.a. Princess Amethyst-as she returns to her magical kingdom to celebrate her 16th birthday in style. The only problem? Her kingdom is missing, her subjects have vanished, and none in the realm of Gemworld-even her best ...

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