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jman313 reviewed Criminal #1 Jan 9, 2019
9.0

A strong introduction to the world of Criminal for those unfamiliar and a rich new story for long-time readers.

Criminal #1

By: Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips
Released: Jan 9, 2019

SERIES PREMIERE! THE RETURN OF THE MOST ACCLAIMED CRIME COMIC OF THE 21ST CENTURY! Hot off their bestselling series KILL OR BE KILLED and their original graphic novel MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES, crime comic masters ED BRUBAKER and SEAN PHILLIPS finally return to their most-demanded title-as a new MONTHLY SERIES!

In this double-size...

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jman313 added Criminal (2019) to their pull list Jan 9, 2019

Criminal (2019)

SERIES PREMIERE! THE RETURN OF THE MOST ACCLAIMED CRIME COMIC OF THE 21ST CENTURY! Hot off their bestselling series KILL OR BE KILLED and their original graphic novel MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES, crime comic masters ED BRUBAKER and SEAN PHILLIPS finally return to their most-demanded title-as a new MONTHLY SERIES!

In this double-size...

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jman313 rated Uber: Invasion #15 Dec 2, 2018
10

Uber: Invasion #15

By: Kieron Gillen, Daniel Gete
Released: Aug 29, 2018

No sooner do they regroup from the last epic battle, Maria and her Russian forces face their Japanese foes, with a stunning turn of events!  Available with Regular, Wraparound, War Crimes, Propaganda, Blitzkrieg, and VIP Premium by series artist Daniel Gete.

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jman313 reviewed Uber: Invasion #16 Dec 2, 2018
10

Maria's journey from Issue #0 of the first series has been one phenomenal story. We have watched Maria go from a feared sniper to a Ubermensch goddess. This issue offers a strange mix of terror and optimism.

Uber: Invasion #16

By: Kieron Gillen, Daniel Gete
Released: Oct 31, 2018

Maria is just not to be messed with, and soon they will all learn the hard way!  Available with Regular, Wraparound, War Crimes, Propaganda, Blitzkrieg, and VIP Premium by series artist Daniel Gete.

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jman313 added Ed Brubaker to their creator watch list Sep 12, 2018
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jman313 rated Ultimates 2 #1 Sep 12, 2018
9.0

Ultimates 2 #1

By: Mark Millar, Bryan Hitch
Released: Dec 1, 2004

GOD AND MONSTERS PART 1
It's the return of the Ultimates! What has become of the Ultimates since they saved the world from an alien invasion?

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jman313 rated Ultimates 2 Annual #1 Sep 12, 2018
8.0

Ultimates 2 Annual #1

By: Mark Millar, Steve Dillon
Released: Aug 10, 2005

If you think The Ultimates are the only team S.H.I.E.L.D. is creating--you are wrong! Get ready for the next wave of super-soldiers designed to protect America's vital interests. But is this all that Director Nick Fury is up to?

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jman313 added Mark Millar to their creator watch list Sep 12, 2018
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jman313 reviewed Hey Kids! Comics! #2 Sep 12, 2018
8.0

Picking-up on the first issue's introduction we see further painful incidents in the journey of comic creators.

Little optimism and joy was felt by these artists as they created work that would to their surprise and confusion become the cultural zeitgeist.

The series is a Roman a clef, as those more familiar with comics can easily guess who many of the characters are inspire more

Hey Kids! Comics! #2

By: Howard Chaykin, Don Cameron
Released: Sep 12, 2018

Secret Love. My Confession. Crime Does Not Pay.

And you thought they were just comic book titles, huh?

Art imitates life in an industry with more than its share of drama and deception, as a tale built around real-life happenings in the comic book biz continues to unfold...

...though "art" may be pushing it.

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