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ohhaimark reviewed Dead Eyes #3 Dec 6, 2019
9.5

THE GOOD:

-This was a wonderful issue.

-Dead Eyes is just a super compelling and likable character.

-The art is so wonderful. I love everything about it.

-The MRI scene was just so good.

-I liked the addition of the laughing gas to the hospital room scene. It wasn't much, but it added a little fun and variety to a pretty bland action scene. more

Dead Eyes #3

By: Gerry Duggan, John McCrea
Released: Dec 4, 2019

Dead Eyes just wanted to put on a mask, steal from the rich, and give to himself. But now his wife and his wheelman are in the hospital, and the mafia is closing in.

This issue contains ALL-NEW MATERIAL, guest starring laughing gas, an MRI machine, some pointy surgical instruments, some soft tissue of some bad men, and a depressed mafia b...

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ohhaimark reviewed Die #10 Dec 6, 2019
9.5

THE GOOD:

-This series is never not good.

-Stephanie Hans is just such a powerful artist. She's able to communicate so many emotions, atmospheres and ideas through her work. It's actually quite remarkable.

-Wow. Ash's character is so broken, so complex. I just love it.

-The backstory was just so powerful, without even showing or really telling the rea more

Die #10

By: Kieron Gillen, Stephanie Hans
Released: Dec 4, 2019

END OF STORY ARC

"SPLIT THE PARTY," Conclusion
Forget escaping DIE.

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ohhaimark reviewed Excalibur #3 Dec 6, 2019
7.0

THE GOOD:

-Good issue. I don't know, though, something about this series isn't clicking for me.

-I know nothing about this Rictor character, but I still found him very interesting.

-The mutant reedit was a great use of the graphics. It tied into the main story, even if it wasn't totally necessary, but it did a great job of establishing this universe and fleshing i more

Excalibur #3

By: Tini Howard, Marcus To
Released: Dec 4, 2019

THE GREEN EARTH TREMBLES!
THE HARD TRUTH OF THE CAPTAINS BRITAIN!
Captain Britain must face the truth about her brother and choose her path forward as MI-13 and the agents of the crown become aware of her ascension. As the lighthouse grows, Apocalypse and Rictor must master the earth beneath their feet.
Rated T+

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ohhaimark reviewed Marauders #3 Dec 6, 2019
8.5

THE GOOD:

-I loved this issue.

-The art was nice. Simple, but effective.

-Sebastian Shaw is just a great character, and one I find particularly compelling out of the universe.

-I love the Hellfire politics. Strongest aspect of the series, if you ask me.

-I'm really excited to see where this is going.

THE BAD:

-The gra more

Marauders #3

By: Gerry Duggan, Michele Bandini
Released: Dec 4, 2019

SALT WATER & HELLFIRE! THE NEW BLACK BISHOP OF THE HELLFIRE CLUB!
Sebastian Shaw recruits a new Black Bishop continuing with his machinations against the two Queens of the Hellfire Club! Meanwhile, Captain Kate and her Marauders wreak havoc on the high seas from the Atlantic to the Pacific in the name of the mutant cause!
Rated T+

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ohhaimark reviewed X-Men #3 Dec 6, 2019
6.5

THE GOOD:

-This was pretty good. Definitely a major step down from the last though.

-I will give this credit for improving as it went along. I hated the start, but it pulled me back in.

-Thankfully, the X-Men characters are interesting enough that I still found them compelling, despite the hiccups early on in the issue.

-I liked the action here. It was more

X-Men #3

By: Jonathan Hickman, Leinil Francis Yu
Released: Dec 4, 2019

EARTH'S MOST POWERFUL! CYCLOPS STORMS THE SAVAGE LAND!
The most powerful heroes of the dominant species on the planet, the X-Men rise to protect the world against any threat. From a new foe in the Savage Land to an old nemesis' surprising return...
Rated T+

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5.0

if this issue wasn't so delayed, i'd have been more enthusiastic.

yes. i know that this series was going to be a big set-up for IDW TMNT #100, but i would have hoped for more resolution for this mini. i would have liked more questions answered, rather than just asking more. the art was beautiful, but some of the pages and panels were much too busy. it was distracting and hard to read. < more

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder in Hell #5

By: Mateus Santolouco
Released: Dec 4, 2019

The epic conclusion to Oroku Saki's journey into hell! Caught between the push and pull of eldritch deities, the Shredder fights for his soul-will he ever be able to return to the one he loves? Or will the universe stand in his way?

Mateus Santolouco's triumphant return to the TMNT universe concludes!
The truth of the Shredder reveale...

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myconius reviewed Batman #84 Dec 4, 2019
1.0

Tom King HAS to be making this S**T up as he goes!!!

the bozo probably had NO idea what he wanted to to for this run, NO PLAN...

just a lot of pretentious hot air!!!

F**K YOU, Tom King!!!
take this miserable pathetic excuse of a Batman run, and stick it right up your A**!!!!!

Batman #84

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 4, 2019

"City of Bane" chapter eleven! The end is near as one victory leads to another defeat. As Batman reclaims his city from Bane, can he regain his sense of family? More specifically, when a man who is your father from another dimension has torn everything down around you, what will it take to build it back up? Especially when that man is currently sta...

9.0

THE GOOD:

-Okay. So. I don't know much about Constantine. I decided to read this… well, because my friend recommended it. His recommendations are usually pretty trustworthy and it shows here. I really liked this issue.

-Right off the bat, I was in love with the art. It's perfectly dark and gritty, but not at the expense of being easy to understand.

-The storyli more

John Constantine: Hellblazer #1

By: Si Spurrier, Aaron Campbell
Released: Nov 27, 2019

John Constantine is back in London, back to his old tricks-and just in time, as things have become very dark indeed in his old stomping grounds. A small-time gang lord has found himself dealing with a big-time outbreak of supernatural weirdness...and without any allies to call on and nothing left to call his own, John doesn't have much choice about...

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YourGreenMuse - Dec 2, 2019

Milligan's run is 250 - 300. So you've got a solid 250 issues to read, plus an annual. Have fun.

YourGreenMuse - Dec 2, 2019

(250 has multiple stories. Milligan has one in the anthology.)

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Grifter reviewed Fallen Angels #1 Nov 14, 2019
7.5

The artists of other Dawn of X titles: OK, people, this is really important to gain the trust of the readers, so let’s make every title look beautiful.
Kudranski: Well, I’m gonna end these men’s whole careers!

Fallen Angels #1

By: Bryan Edward Hill, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Nov 13, 2019

THE DAWN DOES NOT BREAK FOR ALL!
Psylocke finds herself in this new world of Mutantkind unsure of her place in it... but when a face from her past returns only to be killed, she seeks help from others who feel similar to get vengeance. Cable and X-23 join Kwannon for a personal mission that could jeopardize all Mutantkind!
Rated T+

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Grifter reviewed Fallen Angels #2 Nov 27, 2019
7.5

Kudranski... My worst enemy

Fallen Angels #2

By: Bryan Edward Hill, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Nov 27, 2019

THE DAWN DOES NOT BREAK FOR ALL!
Psylocke finds herself in this new world of Mutantkind unsure of her place in it... but when a face from her past returns only to be killed, she seeks help from others who feel similar to get vengeance. Cable and X-23 join Kwannon for a personal mission that could jeopardize all Mutantkind!
Rated T+

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ohhaimark - Nov 28, 2019

Hahaha! Me too!

ohhaimark reviewed Batman's Grave #2 Nov 16, 2019
7.5

THE GOOD:

-This wasn't as amazing as the first issue, but I still like it.

-The art is still incredibly impressive and the show-stealer here. That action scene was good only because Hitch is so mind-blowingly good at drawing action.

-This Alfred take is different, sure, but I kind of like it.

-The investigation is still my favorite part of the story. more

Batman's Grave #2

By: Warren Ellis, Bryan Hitch
Released: Nov 13, 2019

A man was murdered, and the Batman is in his head-and he knows how it happened. All he has to do now is survive his own deduction. Don't miss the second chapter of this new thriller from writer Warren Ellis and artist Bryan Hitch!

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myconius - Nov 28, 2019

is this worth a look?

ohhaimark - Nov 28, 2019

I'd say so. Certainly for the art. The story doesn't seem to be for everyone, but I enjoy it as a solid mystery.

ohhaimark reviewed Unearth #5 Nov 27, 2019
8.5

THE GOOD:

-This was much better than the last few issues. I'm back on track with this series again.

-I really like the art. It keeps getting better, too.

-This definitely did a great job expanding on the main concept, and adding a really cool twist to the story.

-This delivered some excellent body horror.

-I'm way more excited for what's to more

Unearth #5

By: Cullen Bunn, Baldemar Rivas
Released: Nov 6, 2019

END OF STORY ARC! With the ultimate truth-and the ultimate goal-of the flesh-twisting disease revealed, nothing short of total annihilation can spare humanity from an ungodly fate. The Earth shakes. Humankind screams in horror. A call is made and a doomsday weapon is soon to be unleashed. Underground, the survivors of the American task force strugg...

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ohhaimark reviewed Olympia #1 Nov 27, 2019
2.5

THE GOOD:

-The art's fine. The Kirby-style art is well-done. In the real world faces seem to be an issue.

-I like the Olympian character. He definitely feels straight out of a classic comic book.

THE BAD:

-I didn't like this much. Sorry.

-The concept doesn't really interest me. It's been done before, and so far the execution adds nothing fo more

Olympia #1

By: Curt Pires, Alex Diotto
Released: Nov 20, 2019

    MINISERIES PREMIERE! DOUBLE-SIZED FIRST ISSUE! Elon is a latchkey kid who spends his days alone reading comic books-until his favorite superhero, Olympian, comes crashing off the page and into reality! But as he nurses his wounded and delirious hero back to health, he discovers Olympian isn't the only thing that came through...

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ohhaimark reviewed Basketful of Heads #2 Nov 27, 2019
2.5

THE GOOD:

-I mostly like the art. It gets goofy at times, but I like the look its going for.

-The concept's cool. It's executed questionably, for me at least, but I like the idea.

THE BAD:

-I'm sorry, but I still don't like this.

-This is just bland, uninteresting story for me. One that should be unique, given the concept, but ruined by awkw more

Basketful of Heads #2

By: Joe Hill, Leomacs
Released: Nov 27, 2019

Hunted to the point of exhaustion, June Branch struggles to outwit and outfight the home invader coming after her. He's armed with a .44 and a secret agenda; she's got a thousand year-old Viking relic and no way to escape. The axe is about to fall in the topsy-turvy second chapter of the horror story with the sharpest edge in comics!
Fears esc...

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ohhaimark reviewed Fallen Angels #2 Nov 27, 2019
7.0

THE GOOD:

-It certainly pales in comparison to the other two X-books this week, but I thought this was pretty good. Yet another improvement over the first issue. I never thought I'd say it, but I'm really in love with this new X-Men relaunch.

-The flashback is way more interesting than the main story. Also, even sucky art can't ruin those action sequences.

-The di more

Fallen Angels #2

By: Bryan Edward Hill, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Nov 27, 2019

THE DAWN DOES NOT BREAK FOR ALL!
Psylocke finds herself in this new world of Mutantkind unsure of her place in it... but when a face from her past returns only to be killed, she seeks help from others who feel similar to get vengeance. Cable and X-23 join Kwannon for a personal mission that could jeopardize all Mutantkind!
Rated T+

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ohhaimark reviewed X-Force #2 Nov 27, 2019
10

THE GOOD:

-I really love this series.

-Damn. This art is so perfect. It fits the writing incredibly well.

-Wow, that opening was powerful.

-I don't know how Percy got so much better as a writer in between Nightwing (the last comic of his I read before this) and this, but the script was really damn good.

-I really like the pacing here. This more

X-Force #2

By: Ben Percy, Joshua Cassara
Released: Nov 27, 2019

THE HIGH PRICE OF A NEW DAWN!
X-Force is the CIA of the mutant world-one half intelligence branch, one half special ops. Beast, Jean Grey and Sage on one side, Wolverine, Kid Omega and Domino on the other. In a perfect world, there would be no need for an X-Force. We're not there...yet.
Rated T+

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egon244 - Dec 3, 2019

You should check Percy's Green Arrow Rebirth run. It's excellent, with great art by a couple of artists.

ohhaimark reviewed New Mutants #2 Nov 27, 2019
9.0

THE GOOD:

-I loved this issue. What an improvement over the first one.

-Rod Reis's art is great. He's a talented color artist as well as penciller.

-Okay, the space lawyer was legitimately hilarious.

-The characters definitely felt a lot stronger here. Especially Sunspot, since the direction they were going with him was more clear. They've still got a more

New Mutants #2

By: Jonathan Hickman, Rod Reis
Released: Nov 27, 2019

THE NEW GENERATION CLAIMS THE DAWN!
The classic New Mutants (Sunspot, Wolfsbane, Mirage, Karma, Magik, and Cypher) get together with a few new friends (Chamber, Mondo) to seek out their missing member and share the good news... a mission that takes them into space alongside the Starjammers!
Rated T+

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myconius reviewed Detective Comics #1016 Nov 27, 2019
5.0

i really hope that DC will do another reboot soon!
all this arc did was ruin the character of Nora Freeze.

DC really needs to drop this rushed Bi-Weekly release schedule.
so many rushed, half-baked ideas. a lot of cringe dialogue.

i used to really love this run, and was excited for each new issue.
now the only reason i continue buying this series is because i r more

Detective Comics #1016

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Doug Mahnke
Released: Nov 27, 2019

Defeating her now-estranged husband, Mr. Freeze, isn't enough to sate Nora Fries's bloodlust as she usurps his frozen throne, establishing herself as the first ice queen of Gotham. The Dark Knight will have his hands full as Nora unleashes an icy hell unlike any other on his city's streets.

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myconius - Nov 28, 2019

it's not so much that Nora was some deep fleshed out character, but what she represented. she was the one good thing Victor had to lokk forward to. ...and now we see that this whole time that he was just pining over some mean and cruel bitch.

myconius - Nov 28, 2019

but as i've been saying, this bi-weekly release everything gets rushed. under developed. i just wasn't sold on Nora being corrupted by the formula that Lex gave Victor. ...that was hid wife. Victor would have known something was up MUCH sooner. had Tomasi been given more time to plot out his story, he could have went back and wrote in some hints and clues as to what might have come. but no. we just get this.

ohhaimark reviewed Once & Future #4 Nov 23, 2019
9.0

THE GOOD:

-I love this series so much.

-I mean Dan Mora is just incredible. I feel like people aren't talking about him enough. He's probably on of my top three artists working right now.

-This story is so damn compelling.

-I love all these characters.

-This issue got quite brutal. Remember last review when I said fans of all ages an enjoy more

Once & Future #4

By: Kieron Gillen, Dan Mora
Released: Nov 20, 2019

Gran's monster hunting wasn't the only thing she kept from Duncan. He's about to discover more of the family secrets, and the sacrifices one must make to reach the Holy Grail.

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ohhaimark reviewed Absolute Carnage #5 Nov 23, 2019
7.5

THE GOOD:

-A pretty good finale for a pretty good series.

-The art was good. Not sure why Stegman peaked so heavily with the first issue, but it was good enough here.

-A very action driven issue, so it's good the action was as fun as it was.

-I kept going back and forth with Carnage, but I ended up liking him. The creepy serial killer take was a lot s more

Absolute Carnage #5

By: Donny Cates, Ryan Stegman
Released: Nov 20, 2019

VENOM AND CARNAGE - TO THE DEATH!
Rated T

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ohhaimark reviewed Immortal Hulk #27 Nov 23, 2019
8.0

THE GOOD:

-The art is amazing as always.

-Al Ewing is just an incredibly talented writer.

-Okay, I was wrong. This is a cool take on Dario Agger.

-This feels like it's going to be the definitive Hulk comic. It's by far the best I've ever read.

-This take on Banner and Hulk is so cool. I know that's nothing new, but I feel like I've failed more

Immortal Hulk #27

By: Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
Released: Nov 20, 2019

• Some monsters are born from gamma... other monsters worship a different kind of green.
•  In his war on the human world, the Immortal Hulk is taking the fight to its lords and masters - the Roxxon Corporation.
•  But when you mess with THE MINOTAUR... you get the horns.
Parental Advisory

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6.5

THE GOOD:

-Sean Murphy is a good character writer. It shows here. Victor and Thomas really feel like real people with their dialogue.

-Jacob and Victor's relationship felt very genuine.

-I like the family theme of this comic. It was very well-done and it was nice to see it not have a depressing ending.

-I like the idea of Freeze tech being used to exp more

Batman: Curse of the White Knight: Von Freeze #1

By: Sean Murphy, Klaus Janson
Released: Nov 20, 2019

The world of Batman: White Knight expands with this standalone tale! On the night of Bruce Wayne's traumatic birth, Victor Fries must intervene to save the lives of Martha Wayne and the future Batman. As the evening unfolds, Victor distracts Thomas with the incredible tale of his own father figures-one a Nazi, the other a Jew-and their complex conn...

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ohhaimark reviewed Excalibur #2 Nov 23, 2019
7.0

THE GOOD:

-This was a huge improvement over the first issue.

-The opening scene was different and I liked the way it ended.

-The art is quite good here. It's very, very traditional and occasionally flat, but I enjoy looking at it.

-Overall, there was some cool imagery here.

-I'm very interested in where this is going next.

THE B more

Excalibur #2

By: Tini Howard, Marcus To
Released: Nov 20, 2019

Betsy Braddock is Captain Britain, but a citizen of Krakoa. With Rogue's condition a mystery, the team heads to the one place that has always been the seat of Excalibur's power - the Lighthouse.
Rated T+

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ohhaimark reviewed Marauders #2 Nov 23, 2019
8.5

THE GOOD:

-Another really fun issue.

-The Emma Frost/Sebastian Shaw storyline was my favorite. I liked the dialogue and story a lot.

-Kitty Pryde is a really fun character.

-The first action scene was really good.

-I like this art. It's not great, but it does its job, and has some personality. And that's enough for me.

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Marauders #2

By: Gerry Duggan, Matteo Lolli
Released: Nov 20, 2019

The Hellfire Trading Company has control of Mutant trade on the seas... but that doesn't mean its Inner Circle is done stabbing one another in the back. As Captain Pryde and her Marauders sail on, the real cutthroats are back home...
Rated T+

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ohhaimark reviewed Sea of Stars #5 Nov 16, 2019
7.5

THE GOOD:

-A solid end to the story arc.

-I love this art. It's simple, but striking.

-It's nice to see the two stories converge. It looks like that's not the end of the story though. I'm fine with that.

-I love all these characters.

-The shaman character took a dark turn.

-The action was a lot of fun here.

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Sea of Stars #5

By: Jason Aaron, Stephen Green
Released: Nov 13, 2019

    END OF STORY ARC! "LOST IN THE WILDS OF HEAVEN," Conclusion-On a mysterious lost moon, Kadyn begins to unlock the secrets of the strange war club of the Gods that's become a part of him. Meanwhile, has his imprisoned father Gil finally given up all hope? The hit sci-fi series concludes its first story arc!

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ohhaimark reviewed Gideon Falls #18 Nov 16, 2019
10

THE GOOD:

-Yet another amazing issue.

-This art is so good.

-Wow, I didn't expect it, but Norton and Doc Sutton's scenes together were really great and genuine. I guess it would make sense that those two characters would connect.

-The story is really ramping up. I am so engaged and I cannot wait for what's to come.

-That two page splash wa more

Gideon Falls #18

By: Jeff Lemire, Andrea Sorrentino
Released: Nov 13, 2019

    2019 Eisner Award winner, Best New Series!
"THE PENTOCULUS," Part Two-The Bishop finally reveals the dark secrets of the Pentoculus to Father Fred and Angie... and what horrors it unleashed on the universe.  

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ohhaimark reviewed The Dollhouse Family #1 Nov 16, 2019
4.5

THE GOOD:

-This was far better than A Basketful of Heads. I don't love this either, but it's decent at least.

-The dialogue was really good. Definitely the strongest aspect of the issue.

-That panel with Alice's mother in the bathroom was a really effective juxtaposition.

-The Black Room was pretty cool.

THE BAD:

-I don't like thi more

The Dollhouse Family #1

By: Mike Carey, Peter Gross
Released: Nov 13, 2019

On Alice's sixth birthday, her dying great-aunt sent her the birthday gift she didn't know she always wanted: a big, beautiful 19th-century dollhouse, complete with a family of antique dolls. In no time at all, the dollhouse isn't just Alice's favorite toy...it's her whole world. And soon, young Alice learns she can enter the house to visit a new g...

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ohhaimark reviewed Family Tree #1 Nov 16, 2019
7.0

THE GOOD:

-This was a fine, but forgettable issue.

-The suspense is well-done, especially before things get crazy.

-Generally speaking, the script is good.

-The horror elements are probably the strongest here. I think that horror is Lemire's biggest strength as a writer.

-I'm mildly excited for the next issue. I'll read it, but I'm not looki more

Family Tree #1

By: Jeff Lemire, Phil Hester
Released: Nov 13, 2019

SERIES PREMIERE! When an eight-year-old girl literally begins to transform into a tree, her single mom, troubled brother, and possibly insane grandfather embark on a bizarre and heart-wrenching odyssey across the back roads of America in a desperate search for a way to cure her horrifying transformation before it's too late.
But the farther th...

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ohhaimark reviewed X-Men #2 Nov 16, 2019
10

THE GOOD:

-This was a huge improvement over the first issue, and overall was just an amazing issue.

-Yu's art fit much better with the story here.

-The dialogue felt way more natural here and I loved it.

-This is such an interesting story.

-This issue worked really well with just three X-Men.

-Arakko was a really cool location. more

X-Men #2

By: Jonathan Hickman, Leinil Francis Yu
Released: Nov 13, 2019

When an island full of unspeakable horrors appears on the horizon, the X-Men have their work cut out for themselves keeping Krakoa safe!
Rated T+

ohhaimark reviewed Fallen Angels #1 Nov 16, 2019
5.0

THE GOOD:

-The colors were great and nailed the tone of the book.

-I will admit that the opening scene pulled me in and grabbed my attention.

-Psylocke was the only interesting character here. And even she could've been explored better.

-There's some cool imagery here. Unfortunately the art ruins a lot of it.

THE BAD:

-Probably on more

Fallen Angels #1

By: Bryan Edward Hill, Szymon Kudranski
Released: Nov 13, 2019

THE DAWN DOES NOT BREAK FOR ALL!
Psylocke finds herself in this new world of Mutantkind unsure of her place in it... but when a face from her past returns only to be killed, she seeks help from others who feel similar to get vengeance. Cable and X-23 join Kwannon for a personal mission that could jeopardize all Mutantkind!
Rated T+

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