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Old All-Star rated Thor #7 Nov 29, 2018
6.0

Thor #7

By: Jason Aaron, Tony Moore
Released: Nov 14, 2018

A TALE OF YOUNG THOR FROM THE VIKING AGE!
Every time Thor comes to Midgard, he gets all the mead, battle and romance a young god could possibly want. But he still can't figure out how to prove himself worthy of Mjolnir. And now Odin is determined to keep his son away from Midgard for good. And young Loki knows just the way to do it.
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7.0

Marvel Knights: 20th #2

By: Donny Cates, Niko Henrichon
Released: Nov 21, 2018

In celebration of the legendary imprint founded by Marvel's CCO Joe Quesada, a new crop of talent stands poised to tell a groundbreaking story across the Marvel Universe!
In the cemetery, the blind man does not know who he is, or why he has come to this particular grave at this moment.
He doesn't know the burly police officer with the wild ...

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Old All-Star rated Daredevil #612 Nov 29, 2018
9.5

Daredevil #612

By: Charles Soule, Phil Noto
Released: Nov 28, 2018

• The whirlwind adventure of the fall ends here, in an oversized and overwhelming DAREDEVIL epic as only Charles Soule and Phil Noto could deliver it.
•  Face forward, True Believers, this one'll have you talking for MONTHS!
Rated T+

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Old All-Star rated Avengers #10 Nov 29, 2018
9.0

Avengers #10

By: Jason Aaron, David Marquez
Released: Nov 14, 2018

THE EARTH'S MOST HATED HEROES?!
After 700 issues of saving the world, you'd think the Avengers would be due some celebration. But instead the whole world seems to be gunning for them, especially Namor's fearsome new Defenders of the Deep and the reimagined Russian Super-Soldiers of the Winter Guard. And that's not to mention the shocking surpri...

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Old All-Star rated Astonishing X-Men #17 Nov 29, 2018
8.0

Astonishing X-Men #17

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Greg Land
Released: Nov 21, 2018

• It's X-Men vs. Reavers vs. Sentinels!
•  But in this battle royale, who will come out on top?
•  And will Havok finally prove himself to be the X-Man he claims to be?
Rated T+

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Old All-Star rated Titans #30 Nov 29, 2018
7.0

Titans #30

By: Dan Abnett, Minkyu Jung
Released: Nov 28, 2018

"MAROONED" part two! Stranded on an alien world with no means of travel, Beast Boy finally succumbs to his more monstrous tendencies and could become the most dangerous thing on an already dangerous planet. The Titans are forced to square off against a savage and gargantuan Garfield! Will the Titans be able to maintain their fractured team in the f...

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7.0

Aquaman: Drowned Earth Special #1

By: Scott Snyder, Francis Manapul
Released: Nov 28, 2018

"DROWNED EARTH" finale! Aquaman faces the truth behind Atlantis' past and must find a way to reclaim the power of his birthright or watch the floodwaters drown everything he has ever loved! With the world at stake and the Justice League on their last sea legs in their battle against the Ocean Lords, Arthur makes the ultimate sacrifice to return bal...

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Old All-Star rated Heroes In Crisis #3 Nov 29, 2018
9.0

Heroes In Crisis #3

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Nov 28, 2018

Tragedies deepen as more secrets behind the "superhero hospital" called Sanctuary are revealed! What compelled Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman to create it in the first place? How was it built? And if the hospital truly is alive via A.I., who - or what - is the brain of "Sanctuary?" Another layer peeled back in the biggest mystery woven through t...

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Bill Blaze reviewed Uncanny X-Men #1 Nov 15, 2018
7.5

I want to like this but it was so confusing. There is just so much going on. As a jumping on point this will be a rough read. The art is ok, like a B, but could've been so much better, especially for one of Marvel's premier titles. It's like Marvel used their B artists to draw this X-men B roster book. It really brought down the experience for me.

Uncanny X-Men #1

By: Ed Brisson, Mahmud A. Asrar
Released: Nov 14, 2018

THE CHILDREN OF THE ATOM ARE BACK!
New ongoing series kicking off with a 10-part weekly epic, the flagship X-Men series that started it all is back and better than ever! Starting with a mysterious and tragic disappearance, the X-Men are drawn into what might be...their final adventure?! X-Fan favorite writers Ed Brisson (EXTERMINATION), Matthew...

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Old All-Star reviewed Uncanny X-Men #1 Nov 17, 2018
6.0

This issue is a disappointing start to a much-hyped series. It's a bloated mess, with too many characters--including several newer X-Men who are at best uncompelling and at worst silly. The plot is unoriginal, and the sloppy art looks like it was rushed. To top it off, it's overpriced.

Uncanny X-Men #1

By: Ed Brisson, Mahmud A. Asrar
Released: Nov 14, 2018

THE CHILDREN OF THE ATOM ARE BACK!
New ongoing series kicking off with a 10-part weekly epic, the flagship X-Men series that started it all is back and better than ever! Starting with a mysterious and tragic disappearance, the X-Men are drawn into what might be...their final adventure?! X-Fan favorite writers Ed Brisson (EXTERMINATION), Matthew...

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Old All-Star reviewed Heroes In Crisis #1 Oct 1, 2018
8.0

Beautiful artwork. Intriguing plot.

Heroes In Crisis #1

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Sep 26, 2018

There's a new kind of crisis threatening the heroes of the DC Universe, ripped from real-world headlines by C.I.A.-operative-turned-comics-writer Tom King: How does a superhero handle PTSD? Welcome to Sanctuary, an ultra-secret hospital for superheroes who've been traumatized by crime-fighting and cosmic combat. But something goes inexplicably wron...

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Old All-Star rated Thor #5 Sep 24, 2018
7.0

Thor #5

By: Jason Aaron, Christian Ward
Released: Sep 19, 2018

GET READY FOR KING THOR AND THE PHOENIX, BUB!
In the far future, All-Father Thor reignited the Earth and sparked new life in the universe. But now, something is wiping out other worlds - and Midgard won't be far behind. Luckily, Thor isn't the only god left. But is the Phoenix-possessed Wolverine a friend or foe?
Rated T+

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Old All-Star rated Doctor Strange #5 Sep 24, 2018
8.5

Doctor Strange #5

By: Mark Waid, Jesus Saiz
Released: Sep 19, 2018

• Just as Stephen started making progress replenishing his armory with alien magic and arcane weapons, he discovers he is far out of his league.
•  This realization means dire consequences, not just for Stephen, but for anyone who calls Strange "friend."
Rated T+

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Kalaoui reviewed Doctor Strange #5 Sep 20, 2018
9.5

Fantastic stuff! Great ending to the arc and beautiful art by Saiz. This book is a joy to read!

Doctor Strange #5

By: Mark Waid, Jesus Saiz
Released: Sep 19, 2018

• Just as Stephen started making progress replenishing his armory with alien magic and arcane weapons, he discovers he is far out of his league.
•  This realization means dire consequences, not just for Stephen, but for anyone who calls Strange "friend."
Rated T+

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7.0

Return of Wolverine #1

By: Charles Soule, Steve McNiven
Released: Sep 19, 2018

HE'S BACK, BUB.
Parental Advisory

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Old All-Star rated Daredevil #608 Sep 15, 2018
7.5

Daredevil #608

By: Charles Soule, Phil Noto
Released: Sep 12, 2018

• In a surprising turn of events, Matt Murdock's fictional twin brother, MIKE MURDOCK, has shown up alive in Hell's Kitchen!
•  Dodging DAREDEVIL'S attempt to capture him, Mike hunts down the only person who can help him find his brother - FOGGY NELSON!
Rated T+

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Old All-Star reviewed Titans #25 Sep 14, 2018
7.0

This arc, a kind of reboot of the series, has fallen short of its potential. Dan Abnett's new lineup pays nice homage to the classic Wolfman/Perez run, which also featured Dick Grayson, Donna Troy, Gar Logan, and Raven. Here Miss Martian subs for Starfire, and Steel subs for Cyborg. Abnett has also given this team a clear and straightforward reason for existence as first-responders to emergent ev more

Titans #25

By: Dan Abnett, Brandon Peterson
Released: Sep 12, 2018

The Titans split into three separate squads to combat the growing Source Wall Event threat in this anniversary issue! As Raven, Steel and Beast Boy contain an alien-robot outbreak, and Donna Troy tracks down the Blood Cult, who claim to have knowledge of why the Source Wall cracked, Nightwing and Miss Martian are fighting each other while also figh...

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Kalaoui reviewed Infinity Wars #3 Sep 13, 2018
7.5

This is getting in WTF territory story wise. Duggan does not have or relay much clarity for motives of characters which leaves me with an empty feeling reading this 3rd chapter. The art saves this issue really. Let's hope it gets better in the next one.

Infinity Wars #3

By: Gerry Duggan, Mike Deodato
Released: Sep 12, 2018

WHO ARE THE INFINITY WARPS?
With Requiem tearing through the Marvel Universe, Loki whispering around its fringes and a new threat looming to devour everything, the very fabric of reality warps around the heroes of Earth... and the only way through winds through infinity itself!
Rated T+

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Old All-Star reviewed Infinity Wars #3 Sep 13, 2018
7.0

Infinity Wars #3 focuses almost entirely on two characters--Gamora and Loki (currently the most overused villain in the Marvel Universe). This issue lacks the drama of the issues preceding it. Gerry Duggan's scripting is readable and witty (as usual), but the story's pace slows to a crawl. The primary purpose seems to be setting-up spinoffs--which makes one wonder whether the primary purpose of t more

Infinity Wars #3

By: Gerry Duggan, Mike Deodato
Released: Sep 12, 2018

WHO ARE THE INFINITY WARPS?
With Requiem tearing through the Marvel Universe, Loki whispering around its fringes and a new threat looming to devour everything, the very fabric of reality warps around the heroes of Earth... and the only way through winds through infinity itself!
Rated T+

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egon244 reviewed Justice League #7 Sep 7, 2018
6.5

The Totality reaches its conclusion and... it's fine.

There is action, great visuals (Jim Cheung and the rest did a wonderful job) and Martian Manhunter's awesome monologue.

As for the rest. The story itself and its conclusion are a bit underwhelming. The Dialogue problem is still here. Some characters speak things that just completely don't fit them. Some spotlight is give more

Justice League #7

By: Scott Snyder, Mark Morales
Released: Sep 5, 2018

It's wall-to-Source-Wall Justice League action as artist Jim Cheung rejoins writer Scott Snyder! Hawkgirl takes wing against Legion of Doom leader Lex Luthor; John Stewart faces off with old foe Sinestro; the Flash must run down the Still Force-empowered Gorilla Grodd; and Wonder Woman tackles the tag team of Black Manta and Cheetah-underwater, no ...

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daddyT reviewed Justice League #7 Sep 7, 2018
2.0

from a 6 base rating this gets a 2.
-1 because: the art was distractingly bad.
-1 because the dialog was just bad.
-2 because: an ugh storyline.


I actually think I like Scott Snyder less than Tom King these days. How's THAT for bad?

Justice League #7

By: Scott Snyder, Mark Morales
Released: Sep 5, 2018

It's wall-to-Source-Wall Justice League action as artist Jim Cheung rejoins writer Scott Snyder! Hawkgirl takes wing against Legion of Doom leader Lex Luthor; John Stewart faces off with old foe Sinestro; the Flash must run down the Still Force-empowered Gorilla Grodd; and Wonder Woman tackles the tag team of Black Manta and Cheetah-underwater, no ...

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Jorge Mendes reviewed Justice League #7 Sep 5, 2018
7.5

Fun but kind of a mess.

Justice League #7

By: Scott Snyder, Mark Morales
Released: Sep 5, 2018

It's wall-to-Source-Wall Justice League action as artist Jim Cheung rejoins writer Scott Snyder! Hawkgirl takes wing against Legion of Doom leader Lex Luthor; John Stewart faces off with old foe Sinestro; the Flash must run down the Still Force-empowered Gorilla Grodd; and Wonder Woman tackles the tag team of Black Manta and Cheetah-underwater, no ...

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Nihilist reviewed Justice League #7 Sep 5, 2018
7.5

nd here we are at the end of the first arc. It was a good run so far - one that started something big, and we're going to need a lot of time to process it all. Complexity is both a strength and weakness of Justice League comics now, since while you can't deny the ambition and size of its story, all 7 issues felt a bit disjointed at times, due to action constantly jumping from one character to anot more

Justice League #7

By: Scott Snyder, Mark Morales
Released: Sep 5, 2018

It's wall-to-Source-Wall Justice League action as artist Jim Cheung rejoins writer Scott Snyder! Hawkgirl takes wing against Legion of Doom leader Lex Luthor; John Stewart faces off with old foe Sinestro; the Flash must run down the Still Force-empowered Gorilla Grodd; and Wonder Woman tackles the tag team of Black Manta and Cheetah-underwater, no ...

Old All-Star reviewed Justice League #7 Sep 10, 2018
6.0

Scott Snyder's first Justice League arc mercifully comes to an end (sort of--this issue's final pages suggest that parts of "The Totality" storyline will continue). What a mess! Even an epic story that's cosmic in scope should make sense.

This issue has plenty of action, but the story is again hard to follow. There are lofty concepts that seem half-baked, and there are far too many char more

Justice League #7

By: Scott Snyder, Mark Morales
Released: Sep 5, 2018

It's wall-to-Source-Wall Justice League action as artist Jim Cheung rejoins writer Scott Snyder! Hawkgirl takes wing against Legion of Doom leader Lex Luthor; John Stewart faces off with old foe Sinestro; the Flash must run down the Still Force-empowered Gorilla Grodd; and Wonder Woman tackles the tag team of Black Manta and Cheetah-underwater, no ...

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