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Spacey Medicine reviewed Stillwater #3 Dec 3, 2020
9.0

Well, I for one am excited to see where this is all going.

Stillwater #3

By: Chip Zdarsky, Ramon K. Perez
Released: Nov 18, 2020

After witnessing what happens to rule breakers in Stillwater, Daniel must come to terms with what it really means to live forever. And what exactly is a deathday?

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Ice Cream Man #21 Dec 3, 2020
9.5

Another great issue!

Ice Cream Man #21

By: W. Maxwell Prince, Martin Morazzo
Released: Nov 18, 2020

"THE BIG SWEET"-A candy-coated detective yarn with a sour center-told in a style that can best be described as "the French word for black," or "how I like my eggs."

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Spacey Medicine reviewed X-Force #14 Dec 3, 2020
8.0

The dance contest and the giant puzzle and the fashion show really sold me, tbh.

X-Force #14

By: Ben Percy, Joshua Cassara
Released: Nov 18, 2020

Chivalry gives way to fury. A knight must kneel.

Rated T+

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6.5

The broken English thoughts were a little irritating! But otherwise this was fiiiiiine.

Widowmakers: Red Guardian And Yelena Belova #1

By: Devin Grayson, Michele Bandini
Released: Nov 18, 2020

Devin Grayson, one of the creators of Yelena Belova - the Red Room recruit who once nearly killed Natasha Romanoff - returns with a brand-new story drawn by rising star Michele Bandini! Yelena has spent years trying to figure out who she is. Once she thought the Black Widow mantle was her destiny, but fate had other plans. Now the past is catching ...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Venom #30 Dec 3, 2020
7.0

Hooray the alternate universe is over. And not a moment too soon, my patience was really waning there!

Venom #30

By: Donny Cates, Luke Ross
Released: Nov 18, 2020

THIS IS IT!
The face-melting finale to VENOM BEYOND, by Donny Cates and special guest illustrator LUKE ROSS! Trapped at the mercy of the dangerous new foe called CODEX, Eddie Brock will have to make an impossible choice!
32 PGS. /Rated T+

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5.0

I’m just really not into this style of writing, and a lot of the art looked... bad. I didn’t particularly enjoy this.

Symbiote Spider-Man: King In Black #1

By: Peter David, Greg Land
Released: Nov 18, 2020

Knull, the KING IN BLACK, has set his sights on Earth - but as avid Marvelites already know, his hand has been at work at the edge of the Marvel Universe for years! IN THIS SERIES, witness one of Knull's earliest attempts at birthing life from the darkness of non-creation! From superstar creators PETER DAVID and GREG LAND comes a titanic tie-in tal...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Spider-Woman #6 Dec 3, 2020
6.0

The writing in this one irritated me for unknown reasons. It was weird!

Spider-Woman #6

By: Karla Pacheco, Pere Perez
Released: Nov 18, 2020

ROAD TRIP...TO SPACE!
o After learning some startling secrets about her family, Jess goes on a mission to find the one person who might know more...the High Evolutionary!
o But to do that, she's going to have to go into space. And to do that, she's going to need her good friend...
o CAPTAIN MARVEL TEAM-UP TIME!!!
32 PGS./Rated T+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Rorschach #2 Dec 3, 2020
9.0

That Ditko’s Question parody just... it sang right to my soul.

Rorschach #2

By: Tom King, Jorge Fornes
Released: Nov 18, 2020

What’s the connection between an aging comic book artist and Rorschach? That’s the question the detective investigating the attempted assassination of a presidential candidate must answer. Wil Myerson, a reclusive artist known for his pirate comics, went from drawing the adventures of Pontius Pirate and the Citizen to working with a mysterious ...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Nightwing #76 Dec 3, 2020
5.0

Oh no so sad that he can’t be with Bea what a tragedy. I was soooo deeply invested.

Nightwing #76

By: Dan Jurgens, Ronan Cliquet
Released: Nov 18, 2020

One bullet robbed Nightwing of his memories and identity. One bullet erased Dick Grayson and replaced him with Ric Grayson. Now, with Dick’s true identity returned, KGBeast is back with one last bullet for him. Using Bea as bait, KGBeast has made it abundantly clear that this one last bullet isn’t intended for Nightwing’s head-this one is aim...

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5.5

This was okay, but very much suffered the pain of anthology. Some nice ideas and art but nothing ended up being special, except for that Watcher art, which was really beautiful.

Marvel's Voices: Indigenous Voices #1

By: Stephen Graham Jones
Released: Nov 18, 2020

MARVEL CELEBRATES INDIGENOUS HISTORY WITH A STAR-STUDDED SPECIAL!
Today's hottest Native American and Indigenous talent make their Marvel Comics debuts with a collection of super-charged stories as Marvel celebrates National Native American Heritage Month! Celebrated writer and artist Jeffrey Veregge explores the legacy of Marvel's incredible c...

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10

Love this comic so much.

Lucifer Vol. 3: The Wild Hunt

By: Dan Watters, Fernando Blanco

Lucifer, the prince of darkness, is playing house. The Devil arrives in the village of Haybury, West Yorkshire, with designs on building a quaint new life for himself. But when an uninvited guest by the name of John Constantine crashes the party, all hell breaks loose. Then, "The Wild Hunt" begins as Lucifer must discover the identity of the Hunted...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Justice League #57 Dec 3, 2020
4.5

Well, at least the art was nice.

Justice League #57

By: Joshua Williamson, Xermanico
Released: Nov 18, 2020

“Doom Metal” part five of five! The Legion of Doom has been freed-and now they’re turning on their saviors-the Justice League! Teeth will gnash, knuckles will be bared, and Lex Luthor will make a decision that shocks everyone, including Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman. The ending of this epic story leads directly into Dark Nights: Death Me...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Juggernaut #3 Dec 3, 2020
4.5

Whyyy are you so boring?

Juggernaut #3

By: Fabian Nicieza, Ron Garney
Released: Nov 18, 2020

JUGGERNAUT ON TRIAL!
It's no secret Juggernaut has been on the wrong side of the law in the past... but can even justice stop him? Or will he tear down the system?
32 PGS./Rated T+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Immortal Hulk #40 Dec 3, 2020
9.5

I love you Joe Fixit, only you could come up with the solution “blast self into space” and have it work.

Immortal Hulk #40

By: Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
Released: Nov 18, 2020

o So here's the skinny: Hulk's lower than he ever was. He's stuck in an iron hotel built just for him, and there's a new Sasquatch guarding the door.
o If he gets through him - and the rest of Gamma Flight - all he wins is an airlock to open space. It's a rigged game, with no way to win...
o ...only JOE FIXIT never learned how to lose.
...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Hellions #6 Dec 3, 2020
8.5

I actually got really into the team dynamics for this issue. Not sure why it suddenly worked for me, but nice.

Hellions #6

By: Zeb Wells, Carmen Nunez Carnero
Released: Nov 18, 2020

Chaos. Deceit. A hero returns.  

Parental Advisory

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Fantastic Four #26 Dec 3, 2020
4.5

Wow so um thanks for wasting my time with an entire miniseries about whether Franklin should go to Krakoa. Amazing. Also, I really do not like Sky.

Fantastic Four #26

By: Dan Slott, R. B. Silva
Released: Nov 18, 2020

A powerful portal to everywhere, THE FOREVER GATE has been ripped open - and beings from countless realities are pouring through, threatening to overwhelm Manhattan...and then the rest of the world! The Fantastic Four have to close it - except one being stands in their way... MISTER FANTASTIC?!
All this and the return of Fantastic Four friends ...

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6.5

I love Pied Piper and am totally fine with Wink as a person but I don’t know I’m not hugely distressed at this point.

DCeased: Hope At World's End #14

By: Tom Taylor, Marco Failla
Released: Nov 18, 2020

The Anti-Life Army has arrived at the Gotham Garden and the siege of humanity begins! In mankind’s darkest hour is there any hope left?!

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3.5

I just don’t really care, sorry! None of this feels like a real story or event that’s happening, it’s all just... things. Even DC is bored with it and moving on with other events. Tragic.

Dark Nights: Death Metal #5

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Nov 18, 2020

The Darkest Knight has won. With absolute power at the villain’s fingertips, Wonder Woman and the rest of the DC heroes are nothing to him. As the Darkest Knight turns his sights to his true goal, remaking the Multiverse in his image, can Earth’s heroes rally together to make a last stand?

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Captain America #25 Dec 3, 2020
7.0

This run feels so stretched out and slow moving, I feel so disconnected from it. The second story was actually really nice, it touched my stupid cynical little heart, so this is getting a higher score than it probably otherwise would have.

Captain America #25

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Leonard Kirk
Released: Nov 18, 2020

To rescue the Daughters of Liberty trapped in Madripoor, Captain America and his closest allies marshal their forces - but waiting in the wings for them is the reborn Red Skull! Plus, the debut of the all-new Agent 13!
PLUS: A second celebratory story by Michael Cho!
40 PGS./Rated T+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Cable #6 Dec 3, 2020
8.5

Aww Gorgon no. ):

Cable #6

By: Gerry Duggan, Phil Noto
Released: Nov 18, 2020

A son. The stars. A Fool and his bravery.

Rated T+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Batman #103 Dec 3, 2020
8.5

This was... a good issue? Thank you, Batman, please may I have another.

Batman #103

By: James Tynion IV, Guillem March
Released: Nov 18, 2020

Batman and Ghost-Maker go toe-to-toe to decide which of them will remain Gotham City’s hero. The city is changing faster than ever in the aftermath of “The Joker War,” and with this change comes increasing dangers as Gotham’s citizens demand that Punchline be released from prison! Plus, Harley Quinn faces certain death at the hands of Clown...

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3.0

Not well written, not good art, that “all cops are so great it’s just one or two bad apples” thing is such a bad look in this day and age, yikes. And like... let’s not even get into the implicit politics of that confrontation. Just yikes.

Marvels Snapshot: Avengers #1

By: Barbara Randall Kesel, Staz Johnson
Released: Nov 18, 2020

The Marvel Snapshot tour through Marvel history takes a romantic - and destructive - turn during the Michelinie/Byrne/Pérez Avengers era! Take one rookie cop, add one new-to-the-city emergency medical technician, and make their meet-cute a devastating battle between the Avengers and a giant, rampaging robot! What comes next? Only Barbara Randall K...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Aquaman #65 Dec 3, 2020
3.0

Oh my god I cannot BELIEVE we just playfully referenced that time when Mera fully murdered her intimate partner in a fit of rage. Oh my LORD what a bad fucking look.

Aquaman #65

By: Kelly Sue DeConnick, Miguel Mendonca
Released: Nov 18, 2020

Villains, heroes, machinations, and long-held grudges from Kelly Sue DeConnick’s definitive Aquaman run all converge in this issue! Arthur is defeated, Mera’s held captive, and Orm’s grand plan is near completion! Together, Mera and Arthur are one of DC’s most powerful couples, and when they send out the call, you better believe that everyo...

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8.5

I know that I definitely missed out on things that giant nerds will judge me for missing, but I did enjoy the aura of oppressive dread in this one.

Amazing Spider-Man #53

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Nov 18, 2020

LAST REMAINS CONTINUES!
o If you think you've seen a brutal Spider-Man fight before, you are wrong.
o Do not miss this issue.
32 PGS./Rated T+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Wonder Woman #766 Nov 15, 2020
6.5

I think I would have liked this more if we had gotten more of good guy Max Lord, or at least any hint at all that he was trying to be nice.

Wonder Woman #766

By: Mariko Tamaki, Steve Pugh
Released: Nov 11, 2020

Count Vertigo does not like to be treated like a joke. Or...maybe he does? He’s kind of insane, after all. When Lord Industries’ psychic super-tech amps up the Count’s armies to deadly new heights, Wonder Woman sustains injuries that she may never recover from! But never fear, the “reformed” Maxwell Lord has Diana’s back...and as Diana ...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Wolverine #7 Nov 15, 2020
7.0

Uh okay I guess.

Wolverine #7

By: Ben Percy, Joshua Cassara
Released: Nov 11, 2020

Endurance. Survival. The true lesson of pain.

Parental Advisory

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8.5

Cool, cool.

We Only Find Them When They're Dead #3

By: Al Ewing, Simone Di Meo
Released: Nov 11, 2020

* Captain Malik and the crew of the Vihaan II are trapped in warp space, as they're pursued by the mysterious government agent Richter.
* They have two choices - drop out of warp speed and risk being destroyed by Richter or stay in warp until their engines explode from overheating.
* Who will survive long enough to discover a living God?

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6.5

I really liked some of this (InceHal) and was really confused by the rest. Why does this comic torment me like this. Let me love you, Green Lantern Season 2!!

Green Lantern: Season Two #9

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

The trial of Hyperman is on, and as monstrous forces gather in the shadows, a change of heart reunites Green Lantern Hal Jordan with his one true love, Carol Ferris-but nothing is what it seems in a mind-bending, heartrending case of cross-dimensional mistaken identity and looming cosmic catastrophe!

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Flash #765 Nov 15, 2020
5.5

This is certainly more interesting than it has been. But the writing feels so bleh and everything feels weirdly inconsequential.

Flash #765

By: Kevin Shinick, Sami Basri
Released: Nov 11, 2020

Dr. Alchemy takes another step closer to unstoppable power and immortality as he devises a way to combine himself with the power of the Philosopher’s Stone. The Flash will have to discover that being faster than his foe may not be enough!

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Taskmaster #1 Nov 15, 2020
7.5

This was pretty fun, actually!

Taskmaster #1

By: Jed MacKay, Alessandro Vitti
Released: Nov 11, 2020

TASKMASTER HAS MURDERED MARIA HILL!
Or at least that's what the whole world thinks. Now the greatest spies in the business are hunting him down and won't stop until Taskmaster is dead or clears his own name! Follow JED MACKAY (BLACK CAT) and ALESSANDRO VITTI (SECRET WARRIORS) on a globe-spanning adventure that will send ripples through every co...

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