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Spacey Medicine reviewed X-Men #2 Nov 16, 2019
9.0

Love the new guy’s look.

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+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Wonder Woman #82 Nov 16, 2019
3.5

… so like can we just not think of any other Wonder Woman villains, or?

Wonder Woman #82

By: Steve Orlando, Jesus Merino
Released: Nov 13, 2019

Now that Cheetah has gained control of Themyscira, Wonder Woman must return home for a final showdown. Does she stand a chance against this scholar-turned-monster whose sole purpose was to enter this mythical realm? Meanwhile, Earth is left unprotected and some of Themyscira's most vile creations have found their way there. What chaos awaits Wonder...

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10

Okay this was lovely. And also the scansion actually worked out, so that’s an instant win for me.

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #50

By: Ryan North, Derek Charm
Released: Nov 13, 2019

FINAL ISSUE!
•  This is it! After 58 issues (comics numbering is, dare we say: nuts), an OGN and a whole bunch of both eating nuts AND kicking butts, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl reaches its 50th and final issue!
•  When we say "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl's final issue" though, we mean the *comic book*, not the character. Doreen G...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Flash #82 Nov 16, 2019
4.0

I wish this was better. I love the Rogues. But I love their characters, not, this random twist-em-into-whatever-to-suit-the-story shit.

Flash #82

By: Joshua Williamson, Rafa Sandoval
Released: Nov 13, 2019

"Rogues Reign" part one! The speed force is dead, doom has gripped the earth, and the FLASH lives in a nightmare! Powered-up by Lex Luthor's offer, Captain Cold led his team of Rogues to ultimate victory over Central City. Through the might of Mirror Master's amplified abilities, the rogues have re-shaped reality itself into their own kingdoms of c...

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6.0

This wasn’t very spooky. Maybe we’ll get to a spooky place one day, I dunno.

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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Spacey Medicine reviewed Batman's Grave #2 Nov 16, 2019
9.0

I am living for Alfred’s relentless sass. And also the name Eduardo Flamingo.

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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2.0

I think I actually like Blackest Night less now. So… good work there.

Tales From The Dark Multiverse: Blackest Night #1

By: Tim Seeley, Kyle Hotz
Released: Nov 13, 2019

What could be blacker than the Blackest Night? From the pages of Dark Nights: Metal comes a Dark Multiverse retelling of the Green Lantern event that changed the DC Universe forever...only this time, the Black Lanterns win! Now, 23 days after the apocalypse, witness the rise of Sinestro as the Limbo Lantern! Trapped between life and death as a Whit...

Spacey Medicine reviewed Superman #17 Nov 16, 2019
1.5

Uh wow, this was shit.

Superman #17

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Kevin Maguire
Released: Nov 13, 2019

Superman's new Fortress of Solitude sits in the most remote corner of the Bermuda Triangle. Constructed using Kryptonian technology far beyond anything our world knows, filled with intergalactic, pan-dimensional secrets from all over the Multiverse...how could it possibly be missing?

7.5

This was okay, I liked it less than last issue though, not sure why.

Savage Sword of Conan #11

By: Roy Thomas, Alan Davis
Released: Nov 13, 2019

BARBARIAN ACTION AND INTRIGUE BY ROY THOMAS & ALAN DAVIS!
•  CONAN's latest job has gone awry, as he finds himself at the mercy of the Afghuli hillmen!
•  But even this is nothing compared to the threat hovering in the hidden mountain cave that SERRA hired him to find!
•  If they can escape the creatures, can they save the t...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Runaways #27 Nov 16, 2019
9.5

This is always just such a pleasure. I really love the way that all the characters are developed and feel real and worth caring about.

Runaways #27

By: Rainbow Rowell, Genolet
Released: Nov 13, 2019

JUSTICE IS SERVED!
•  The Runaways can't go home, but Los Angeles' First Protector and Most Venerable Hero has taken them in! Have they FINALLY met a powerful adult they can trust?  
•  To fight by his side, they'll have to leave one of their own behind!
•  And without a soul to feast on, Gib is fading fast. Sounds like ...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Punisher: Soviet #1 Nov 16, 2019
8.5

Well, I don’t know who this mystery man is, but I’m excited to find out!

Punisher: Soviet #1

By: Garth Ennis, Jacen Burrows
Released: Nov 13, 2019

• Garth Ennis (Co-Creator of The Boys & Preacher) is back at Marvel and writing the Punisher again, this time with art phenom Jacen Burrows (MOON KNIGHT, 303, Crossed) at his side.
•  A dozen Russian mobsters lie dead at the Punisher's feet and he wasn't the one who pulled the trigger.
•  If you know Frank Castle, you know this d...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Morbius #1 Nov 16, 2019
5.0

Who?

Morbius #1

By: Vita Ayala, Marcelo Ferreira
Released: Nov 13, 2019

MORBIUS IS THE LIVING VAMPIRE...OR IS HE MORE?
ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES!
For years, Nobel Prize winning biologist Michael Morbius has been struggling to cure himself of his vampirism, and now, for the first time in years, one may be within reach! But the path to it is littered with dangers and worse!
Rated T+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Invaders #11 Nov 16, 2019
9.0

These characters are so great and I love this whole thing.

Invaders #11

By: Chip Zdarsky, Butch Guice
Released: Nov 13, 2019

With the world about to undergo its biggest disaster ever, CAPTAIN AMERICA and NAMOR are nowhere to be found! But on a tiny island in the ocean, two men are having a long overdue conversation. DEAD IN THE WATER continues here!
Rated T+

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5.0

So much nothing.

Harley Quinn & Poison Ivy #3

By: Jody Houser, Adriana Melo
Released: Nov 13, 2019

Down the rabbit hole and through the looking glass, and what did Harley and Ivy find there? A tea party with some very unexpected and uninvited guests! It turns out the Mad Hatter has a game of his own to play, and Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn must decide between fight and flight. And is that gift Lex Luthor dropped off for Ivy actually of any use, ...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Hawkman #18 Nov 16, 2019
5.0

Haha oh no he thinks he’s scary, how cute.

Hawkman #18

By: Robert Venditti, Pat Oliffe
Released: Nov 13, 2019

Corrupted with an infection concocted by the Batman Who Laughs, Carter Hall's psyche is overpowered by the darkest of all his past lives: the Sky Tyrant, the villainous Hawkman of Earth-3! A merciless winged warrior with no remorse and no rival, Sky Tyrant is unleashed on our Earth. The only chance of stopping him lies with the fading consciousness...

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9.0

Oh no Rocket noooo.

Guardians of the Galaxy #11

By: Donny Cates, Cory Smith
Released: Nov 13, 2019

• The Universal Church of Truth is ready to raise their new messiah and beckon the cosmos into a new era!
•  As his body begins to shut down, will Rocket be able to stop them and save the Guardians in his final moments?
•  Or is this the end of the galaxy as we know it?
Rated T+

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Gideon Falls #18 Nov 16, 2019
9.5

I really like the way the plot is coming together.

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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Spacey Medicine reviewed Future Foundation #4 Nov 16, 2019
3.5

I find this whole thing quite boring.

Future Foundation #4

By: Jeremy Whitley, Alti Firmansyah
Released: Nov 13, 2019

LOST IN SPACE!
The Future Foundation's fight to save Molecule Man comes to a head! And there'll be no rainbow after a storm like this. This issue, someone dies. Don't miss Professor Power and his team meeting their Maker - and more!
Rated T

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Far Sector #1 Nov 16, 2019
6.5

I’m so incredibly over writers who say that someone doesn’t experience emotion and then just show them clearly having emotional reactions? Just don’t say that they have no emotions. They clearly have emotions. Loved the art. Tired of human Green Lanterns. Don’t care about the murders.

Far Sector #1

By: N.K. Jemisin, Jamal Campbell
Released: Nov 13, 2019

N.K. Jemisin, the acclaimed, award-winning author of The Broken Earth and Inheritance science fiction trilogies, makes her comic book debut with bestselling Naomi artist Jamal Campbell as they thrust you into a stunning sci-fi murder mystery on the other side of the universe!
For the past six months, newly chosen Green Lantern Sojourner "Jo" M...

Spacey Medicine reviewed Family Tree #1 Nov 16, 2019
7.5

Kinda neat, I’m interested to see where it goes.

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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Spacey Medicine reviewed Fallen Angels #1 Nov 16, 2019
6.5

The idea is cool but I’m not crazy about the execution.

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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Spacey Medicine reviewed Event Leviathan #6 Nov 16, 2019
1.5

An anti-climax to an anti-story. Why did this happen?

Event Leviathan #6

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Alex Maleev
Released: Nov 13, 2019

From the Eisner Award-winning team of superstar writer Brian Michael Bendis and groundbreaking artist Alex Maleev, the shocking conclusion to the biggest DC mystery of the year! Who is Leviathan? What do they want? How have they dismantled the most powerful secret agencies in the world? And what's their next deadly move? The greatest detectives of ...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Detective Comics #1015 Nov 16, 2019
6.5

This was a little better but I’m still not hugely invested.

Detective Comics #1015

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Doug Mahnke
Released: Nov 13, 2019

For centuries children have been told to be careful about what they wish for, and after years of yearning for his beloved to return, Mr. Freeze finally gets it. But frozen hearts don't melt easily, and after years in cryostasis, Nora Fries is the ultimate ice queen. Gotham and Victor Fries will never be the same again.

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Catwoman #17 Nov 16, 2019
4.0

Did… did we just get a recap of the previous issue? For like the whole thing?!

Catwoman #17

By: Jo?lle Jones
Released: Nov 13, 2019

Selina Kyle reconnects with her criminal roots, but to be Gotham City's top thief again, she has to take out the boss. Using the gift given to her by Lex Luthor, she finally has the key to everything Raina Creel wants-and Catwoman is going to get it first. Which all sounds dandy in theory, but Creel has come too far and put up with too much humilia...

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6.0

I’m only lukewarm on this as it is, but I think it could be interesting.

Black Panther and the Agents of Wakanda #3

By: Jim Zub, Lan Medina
Released: Nov 13, 2019

Black Panther and his hand-picked team are our first line of defense on Earth, in space, or even in other realities. They're operatives of the unimaginable - They're Agents of Wakanda.
In this issue - a new mission begins! A disturbing galactic experiment has been waiting, growing...Can the Agents of Wakanda stop its encroaching danger before i...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed Black Cat Annual #1 Nov 16, 2019
8.0

This was actually mostly fun. I enjoy a good heist.

Black Cat Annual #1

By: Jed MacKay, Joey Vazquez
Released: Nov 13, 2019

• You are cordially invited to the wedding of Black Cat and Spider-Man!
•  In lieu of gifts, please turn off all your security systems, laser grids and counterweight giant stone traps.
•  All this AND a bonus story?!
Rated T

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6.0

Ah, curse your sudden but inevitable betrayal!

Batman and the Outsiders #7

By: Bryan Hill, Dexter Soy
Released: Nov 13, 2019

Unable to cope with Black Lightning and Batman's methods, Duke Thomas finds refuge in the philosophy of Ra's al Ghul, becoming the latest acolyte of the Demon, as Ra's at last begins to rebuild his empire!

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5.5

I’m getting increasingly bored, I wish we had more in the way of interesting details…

Age of Conan: Valeria #4

By: Meredith Finch, Aneke
Released: Nov 13, 2019

A COVERT MISSION AND A DEADLY SECRET!
•  VALERIA pushes past her injuries to sneak into the fortress of LORD BLASIUS!
•  But what could he possibly have that she'd risk losing track of her quarry over?
•  Could it be...the secret her brother died for?!
•  Plus: The next chapter of an all-new novella featuring one of ...

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Spacey Medicine reviewed X-Force #1 Nov 15, 2019
7.5

This had some good moments but it didn’t really wow me. Maybe when Quentin shows up.

X-Force #1

By: Ben Percy, Joshua Cassara
Released: Nov 6, 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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Spacey Medicine reviewed Web of Black Widow #3 Nov 15, 2019
7.5

No major complaints but nothing to get excited about either.

Web of Black Widow #3

By: Jody Houser, Stephen Mooney
Released: Nov 6, 2019

WIDOW UNDERWATER!
When her secretive enemy gets the best of her, Natasha calls the one person who understands just how tangled a widow's web can get: Yelena Belova. But a fellow Black Widow can't save Natasha from the chains of her past...
Rated T+

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