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Beasts of Burden: Occupied Territory #2

By: Evan Dorkin, Benjamin Dewey
Released: May 5, 2021

After a horrific attack from an army of crawling, disembodied heads threatening Japan; Emrys and his team of canine companions pick up a scent that leads them to bizarre shape-shifting tanuki, a cannibal witch, and a pack of badass Shiba Inus.

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The Chosen One rated Hollow Heart #3 May 5, 2021
10

Hollow Heart #3

By: Paul Allor, Paul Tucker
Released: May 5, 2021

EL and Mateo launch their escape, but it immediately falls apart as Mateo's meticulous planning clashes with EL's brutal desire to inflict cruelty upon those who were cruel to him. In the end, EL must decide whether to prioritize his own freedom or the destruction of others.

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The Chosen One rated The Good Asian #1 May 5, 2021
10

The Good Asian #1

By: Pornsak Pichetshote, Alexandre Tefenkgi
Released: May 5, 2021

Writer PORNSAK PICHETSHOTE's long-awaited follow-up to the critically acclaimed INFIDEL with stunning art by ALEXANDRE TEFENKGI (OUTPOST ZERO)! Following Edison Hark-a haunted, self-loathing Chinese-American detective-on the trail of a killer in 1936 Chinatown, THE GOOD ASIAN is Chinatown noir starring the first generation of Americans to come of a...

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The Chosen One rated Silk #2 Apr 28, 2021
6.5

Silk #2

By: Maurene Goo, Takeshi Miyazawa
Released: Apr 28, 2021

• Someone is killing gangsters in Queens, leaving behind a trail of blood and...fur?
•  Now Silk has to protect these low-level criminals from a bigger, nastier villain.
•  Can she use her sleuthing skills to figure out who's behind it all and stop them before it's too late?

Rated T

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The Chosen One rated BRZRKR #2 Apr 28, 2021
9.5

BRZRKR #2

By: Matt Kindt, Ron Garney
Released: Apr 28, 2021

* U.S. government Doctor Diana Ahuja seeks to unlock the mysterious B.'s  memories - lifetimes of violence and tragedy like no one else who has ever lived that began with a fateful decision in ancient Mesopotamia.
* But is Diana here to help him... or is she serving a darker agenda?

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The Chosen One rated Crossover #6 Apr 27, 2021
10

Crossover #6

By: Donny Cates, Geoff Shaw
Released: Apr 28, 2021

"KIDS LOVE CHAINS," Part Six-The dome has been shattered. The world is burning. Everything has come undone. DO NOT miss the SHOCKING conclusion to the blockbuster final chapter of "KIDS LOVE CHAINS!"

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The Chosen One rated Way of X #1 Apr 20, 2021
10

Way of X #1

By: Si Spurrier, Bob Quinn
Released: Apr 21, 2021

THE WAY TO THE FUTURE OF X!
Mutantkind has built a new Eden... but there are serpents in this garden. Some mutants struggle to fit in. Some mutants turn to violence and death. And the children whisper
of the Patchwork Man, singing in their hearts...Only one mutant senses the looming shadows.
Snared by questions of death, law and love, ...

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The Chosen One rated Radiant Black #3 Apr 20, 2021
10

Radiant Black #3

By: Kyle Higgins, Marcello Costa
Released: Apr 21, 2021

Okay, that's it. Nathan's getting down to business today: he's finally working on his novel. All he needs is some solitary writing time-no "helpful" parents, no superhero social media, and definitely no alien voices beaming an unintelligible language into his brain. That's not too much to ask for, right?

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The Many Deaths of Laila Starr #1

By: V. Ram, Filipe Andrade
Released: Apr 21, 2021

* A powerful new series for fans of The Wicked + The Divine  and The Dreaming from Ram V (Justice League Dark) and Filipe Andrade (Captain Marvel) that explores the fine line between living and dying in Mumbai through the lens of magical realism.

* With humanity on the verge of discovering immortality, the avatar of Death is fire...

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Maestro: War & Pax #3

By: Peter David, Javier Pina
Released: Mar 24, 2021

The Pantheon has the Maestro on the ropes - or so they think. But the Maestro's true enemy is about to show his face...and no one is going to like the future he has planned.
Rated T+

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The Chosen One rated Alien #1 Mar 25, 2021
10

Alien #1

By: Phillip Kennedy Johnson, Salvador Larroca
Released: Mar 24, 2021

THE ICONIC CINEMATIC TERROR MAKES ITS MARVEL DEBUT!
Gabriel Cruz gave his life to Weyland-Yutani--In the case of an alien attack he barely survived, almost literally! Recently retired, Cruz is trying to patch things up with his abandoned son with the help of his friend, a Bishop-model android, but his re-entry into civilian life is not going sm...

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The Chosen One rated Stray Dogs #2 Mar 25, 2021
10

Stray Dogs #2

By: Tony Fleecs, Trish Forstner
Released: Mar 24, 2021

Something doesn't smell right! None of the dogs know what happens behind that door at the end of the hallway. All they know is there's a punishment for sniffing around it. What secrets are hidden in the Master's Forbidden Room?

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The Chosen One rated Nightwing #78 Mar 16, 2021
10

Nightwing #78

By: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo
Released: Mar 17, 2021

Nightwing is back-and his drive to keep Blüdhaven safe has never been stronger! But his adopted city has elected a new mayor with the last name Zucco. When Nightwing enlists Batgirl’s help in investigating the politician bearing the same name as the man who murdered his parents, she unearths details that will shock and fundamentally change the h...

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Demon Days: X-Men #1

By: Peach Momoko
Released: Mar 3, 2021

From STORMBREAKER PEACH MOMOKO comes a Marvel story unlike any you've ever seen before! A wandering swordswoman with a psychic blade arrives at village that's being targeted by demons. One demon is black and white with a terrifying red tongue and another may be the strongest demon there is! In the stunning kick-off issue of this prestige quarterly ...

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The Chosen One rated Nocterra #1 Mar 2, 2021
9.5

Nocterra #1

By: Scott Snyder, Tony Daniel
Released: Mar 3, 2021

"FULL THROTTLE DARK," Part One-Ten years after the world is plunged into an everlasting night that turns all living creatures into monstrous shades, the only way to survive is to stay close to artificial light. Enter Valentina "Val" Riggs, a skilled ferryman who transports people and goods along deadly unlit roads with her heavily illuminated eight...

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The Chosen One rated Swamp Thing #1 Mar 2, 2021
7.5

Swamp Thing #1

By: Ram V, Mike Perkins
Released: Mar 3, 2021

Swamp Thing returns in a new 10-issue series that stars Levi Kamei as the next Guardian of the Green. Unable to control his transformation into the monstrous Swamp Thing, Levi is thrust into the harsh, unforgiving mystery of grisly murders committed by a supernatural desert legend. Levi must revisit past events in his homeland of India and face the...

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Future State: Wonder Woman #2

By: Joelle Jones
Released: Feb 3, 2021

Emerging from the Amazon rain forest, the new Wonder Woman must battle her way through hell! Witness Yara Flor at the height of her power as she takes on the king of the underworld, Hades himself! Betrayed by a close ally, Yara’s back is against the wall as she is forced to battle legions of demons for survival and to liberate her Themysciran sis...

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Colonel Weird: Cosmagog #4

By: Jeff Lemire, Tyler Crook
Released: Jan 27, 2021

Trapped in a cosmic pattern and losing his mind, Colonel Weird has a final revelation taking him back to where everything started-and reveals the way toward freedom.

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Afre reviewed Black Cat #2 Jan 20, 2021
9.5

There is no reason for this to be so good. But it is. One of the best tie-ins this event has.

Black Cat #2

By: Jed MacKay, C.F. Villa
Released: Jan 20, 2021

A CLASSIC GAME OF CAT AND...SYMBIOTE?
•  Black Cat has to steal from Knull himself!
•  If you know Felicia Hardy, she never shows up inappropriately dressed - THIS ISSUE, Felicia gets her own ANTI-VENOM COSTUME!

Rated T+

The Chosen One rated Spider-Woman #8 Jan 6, 2021
10

Spider-Woman #8

By: Karla Pacheco, Pere Perez
Released: Jan 6, 2021

SPIDER-WOMAN BREAKS BAD!
•  As the cure comes in sight, SPIDER-WOMAN puts it all on the line...then she crosses it.
•  With friends like OCTAVIA VERMIS, who needs enemies? Not Jessica Drew, but it looks like she's getting them anyways.
•  Even if Spider-Woman can find the cure, what will th...

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Future State: Wonder Woman #1

By: Joelle Jones
Released: Jan 6, 2021

Deep in the heart of the Amazon rainforest lies a hero of mythic legend...Wonder Woman! But in the absence of Diana, Yara Flor has risen out of obscurity to protect Man’s World from the magic that lies within it. Along with her trusty steed, she journeys to the Underworld to rescue one of her Themysciran sisters from the grasp of Hades. Will she ...

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The Chosen One rated Black Cat #1 Dec 16, 2020
10

Black Cat #1

By: Jed MacKay, C.F. Villa
Released: Dec 16, 2020

THE CAT IN BLACK IS BACK!
Feeling lucky? Knull's attack on Earth interrupts the Black Cat's latest heist, and if you know Felicia, you know that's a problem. So the Cat and her crew aim to steal something of greatest value to both Knull and Earth's hope of survival. You'll have to pick up this issue to find out what! This issue guest-stars the ...

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10

Seven to Eternity #15

By: Rick Remender, Jerome Opena
Released: Dec 16, 2020

"SPRINGS OF ZHAL," Part Two-The Mud King reaps what he has sowed. Adam accepts his fate.

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The Chosen One rated Die!namite #3 Dec 16, 2020
10

Die!namite #3

By: Fred Van Lente, Vincenzo Carratu
Released: Dec 16, 2020

Vampirella arrives on Mars but it may be too late for her and Dejah Thoris to save Barsoom...Things go from bad to worse as Earth Project: Zombiepowers spreads the killer virus throughout the globe...and Red Sonja and her mysterious companion may have the key to solving the plague, but first they've got to past an army of zombie gorillas. Did we sa...

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The Chosen One rated S.W.O.R.D. #1 Dec 9, 2020
8.5

S.W.O.R.D. #1

By: Al Ewing, Valerio Schiti
Released: Dec 9, 2020

ONE GIANT LEAP FOR MUTANTKIND!
The Mutant nation of Krakoa has quickly become a major force on the world stage... but why stop there? Krakoa has relaunched the Sentient World Observation & Response Directorate - a fully independent organization dealing with all things extra-terrestrial on behalf of all of Earth. Al Ewing and Valerio Schitti, th...

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The Chosen One rated Crossover #2 Dec 8, 2020
10

Crossover #2

By: Donny Cates, Geoff Shaw
Released: Dec 9, 2020

"KIDS LOVE CHAINS," Part Two-The event continues to unravel as Ellie, Otto, and Ava rise from the ashes of their comic shop to begin their four-color odyssey to find the truth beyond the dome. Meanwhile: super-prisons! Magic guns! Mysterious government agents! And other stuff, too!

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The Chosen One rated King In Black #1 Dec 2, 2020
8.5

King In Black #1

By: Donny Cates, Ryan Stegman
Released: Dec 2, 2020

DARKNESS REIGNS!
After a campaign across the galaxy, Knull's death march arrives to Earth and, worse yet, he hasn't come alone! With an army of hundreds of thousands of symbiote dragons at his command, the King in Black is a force unlike any Earth's heroes have ever faced. EDDIE BROCK, A.K.A. VENOM has seen firsthand the chaos that even one of ...

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9.5

M.O.D.O.K.: Head Games #1

By: Jordan Blum, Scott Hepburn
Released: Dec 2, 2020

From Patton Oswalt and Jordan Blum, showrunners of the upcoming animated Marvel's M.O.D.O.K. show on Hulu, comes a journey into the mind of one of the biggest heads in the Marvel Universe! M.O.D.O.K. is the ruthless and brilliant leader of the terrorist organization AIM, outsmarting heroes and outmaneuvering his cutthroat colleagues gunning for his...

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The Chosen One rated Daredevil #25 Dec 2, 2020
8.5

Daredevil #25

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Dec 2, 2020

"DOING TIME" Starts Here!
After a landmark year that put Daredevil through the wringer, this December, CHIP ZDARSKY and MARCO CHECCHETTO are dropping the Man Without Fear into familiar territory: behind bars. But there are no conspiracies against Daredevil to be found here - just the truth that his actions led to a man's death.
Faced with...

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The Chosen One rated Black Widow #4 Dec 2, 2020
10

Black Widow #4

By: Kelly Thompson, Elena Casagrande
Released: Dec 2, 2020

WHAT LIES BENEATH?
The plan to take the Black Widow off the table unravels as the Black Widow inside Natasha continues to wake. But Natasha has more to lose now than ever before, and the choices she makes will define her life forever. As for her enemies that have joined against her...they have badly underestimated her...a fatal error.
Rated...

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