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JulianPope dropped Batman (2016) from their pull list Sep 16, 2020

Batman (2016)

"I AM GOTHAM" chapter one
No one has ever stopped the Caped Crusader. Not The Joker. Not Two-Face. Not even the entire Justice League. But how does Batman confront a new hero who wants to save the city from the Dark Knight?
CAN'T MISS: Superstar artist David Finch returns to Batman alongside writer Tom King for this five-part storyline.

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Dark Nights: Death Metal: Trinity Crisis #1

By: Scott Snyder, Francis Manapul
Released: Sep 9, 2020

With Superman freed from his New Apokolips prison, the classic Trinity lineup is reunited and ready to rock! Wonder Woman, Batman, and Superman amp up their power to launch an assault on Castle Bat, and that’s just the warm-up act! Three walking nightmares are hidden deep inside the fortress-but these Dark Multiverse versions of the Anti-Monitor,...

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JulianPope dropped Green Lantern (2018) from their pull list Aug 31, 2020

Green Lantern (2018)

Superstar writer Grant Morrison (Batman, All-Star Superman) returns to DC alongside red-hot artist Liam Sharp (The Brave AND the Bold, Wonder Woman) to launch a new, ongoing series: THE GREEN LANTERN!
In this debut issue, when Earth's space cop, Hal Jordan, encounters an alien hiding in plain sight, it sets off a chain of events that rocks the...

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JulianPope dropped Fire Power from their pull list Aug 31, 2020

Fire Power

SERIES PREMIERE! ALL-NEW monthly series created by ROBERT KIRKMAN and CHRIS SAMNEE! The one who wields the fire power is destined to save the world, but Owen Johnson has turned his back on that life. He doesn't want the power-he never did. He only wants to spend time with his family and live his life, but unseen forces are at work to make that impo...

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JulianPope dropped Join the Future from their pull list Aug 31, 2020

Join the Future

The Future. Ultra-modern megacities reward millions of their citizens with a completely funded life, with every need met, from food to housing and healthcare, in order to com-pete in an economic power struggle in which population is key.
But a few rural residents still cling to their independence in what last American small towns are left. Whe...

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JulianPope dropped Vampire: The Masquerade from their pull list Aug 31, 2020

Vampire: The Masquerade

"From the internationally bestselling World of Darkness universe, Vault brings readers a brand-new VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE comic series, WINTER’S TEETH!

When Cecily Baine, a courier for the Twin Cities Camarilla, takes a mysterious young vampire under her wing, she’s dragged into an insidious conspiracy. Will she be able to escap...

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JulianPope dropped The Plot from their pull list Aug 31, 2020

The Plot

In order to receive... First you must give. When Chase Blaine's estranged brother and sister-in-law are murdered, he becomes guardian to McKenzie and Zach, the niece and nephew he hardly knows. Seeking stability for the children, Chase moves his newly formed family to his ancestral home in Cape Augusta... which overlooks a deep, black bogland teemi...

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8.0

Ducktales: Faires and Scares #2

By: Steve Behling, Various
Released: Jan 15, 2020

Zounds! What disaster doth await when the Beagle Boys hatcheth yet another plan to soweth chaos and discord in Uncle Scrooge's world? When a Renaissance Faire comes to Duckburg, things get positively... well, medieval for Scrooge and his nephews. But is there a knight in shining armor waiting in the wings to save the day? Probably not, but it will ...

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JulianPope rated Ducktales #12 Aug 28, 2020
8.0

Ducktales #12

By: Steve Behling, Gianfranco Florio
Released: Sep 19, 2018

Gladstone Gander takes Donald's place on Scrooge's next adventure! Will he prove to be a good luck charm? Plus: Scrooge and the kids meet Huge McDuck, another billionaire who claims to be a long lost relative! But can he be trusted?
*Retailers: See your order form for incentive information.

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JulianPope reviewed Batman: Three Jokers #1 Aug 26, 2020
9.5

Delivering on the promise made four years ago, one issue at a time.

Batman: Three Jokers #1

By: Geoff Johns, Jason Fabok
Released: Aug 26, 2020

Thirty years after Batman: The Killing Joke changed comics forever, Three Jokers reexamines the myth of who, or what, The Joker is and what is at the heart of his eternal battle with Batman. New York Times bestselling writer Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok, the writer/artist team that waged the “Darkseid War” in the pages of Justice League, reunite...

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JulianPope reviewed Decorum #4 Aug 25, 2020
10

Visual storytelling at the highest level. Don't be surprised if Huddleston walks away with an Eisner next year.

Decorum #4

By: Jonathan Hickman, Mike Huddleston
Released: Aug 19, 2020

There are many assassins in the known universe, this is the story of the most well-mannered one. "Good manners is just being respectful of others. Whether they have a bounty or not, you should show respect for all people."

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JulianPope rated Batman #97 Aug 20, 2020
7.0

Batman #97

By: James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Aug 19, 2020

The Joker’s army is growing hour by hour, with weapons beyond anything the Clown Prince of Crime has ever used before. Batman must hold his mind together so he can strike the final blow and take back his city-but how can he heal the rifts he’s created in his life to get the help he needs? And while all this is happening, the villains of Gotham ...

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10

Great backstories from a killer event.

Dark Nights: Death Metal: Death Metal Guidebook #1

By: Priest, Becky Cloonan
Released: Aug 19, 2020

Earth is turned upside down, shrouded in a realm of darkness after the Justice League's defeat by the cosmic goddess Perpetua. Now the Batman Who Laughs and his army of Dark Knights rule the planet, wreaking havoc on humanity and raining destruction on the world. As Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman, and other heroes fight to survive in this strange n...

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JulianPope rated Batman: The Drowned #1 Aug 12, 2020
8.0

Batman: The Drowned #1

By: Dan Abnett, Philip Tan
Released: Oct 18, 2017

As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!

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8.0

Batman: The Merciless #1

By: Peter J. Tomasi, Francis Manapul
Released: Oct 25, 2017

As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!

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8.5

Batman: The Murder Machine #1

By: Frank Tieri, Ricardo Federici
Released: Sep 27, 2017

As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!

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TheImageIsStrong rated Little Bird #1 Mar 24, 2019
8.0

Little Bird #1

By: Darcy Van Poelgeest, Ian Bertram
Released: Mar 13, 2019

MINISERIES PREMIERE!
Director/screenwriter DARCY VAN POELGEEST boasts a long list of awards and accolades for his storytelling prowess and brings the same writing finesse to IAN BERTRAM's breathtakingly detailed artwork in the gorgeous, hyper-detailed miniseries LITTLE BIRD.
With the same limitless scope as a new EAST OF WEST or SAGA and t...

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TheImageIsStrong rated Reborn #6 Oct 13, 2017
9.5

Reborn #6

By: Mark Millar, Greg Capullo
Released: Jun 7, 2017

MINI-SERIES FINALE! The big finale of the smash-hit MILLAR-CAPULLO series REBORN is here. The action-packed climax sees Bonnie taking revenge on past enemies and finding her husband Harry, with Big Tom and Roy-Boy by her side.

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TheImageIsStrong reviewed Space Bandits #1 Jul 14, 2019
9.0

Great start to the series. Scalera is and amazing artist.

Space Bandits #1

By: Mark Millar, Matteo Scalera
Released: Jul 3, 2019

MINISERIES PREMIERE! Thena Khole and Cody Blue are among the universe's most wanted felons. Each the leader of their own criminal ops, they run heists across the galaxies-hopping from ship to ship to fleece everyone inside. But when both women are betrayed by their crews, the bandits only have one thing on their minds: REVENGE.

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JulianPope - Aug 12, 2020

Exactly my thoughts. The Netflix adaptation should be fun but Scalera's work here is what makes this one tick.

TheImageIsStrong - Aug 30, 2020

I agree 100%!

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9.5

Great one shot of The Grim Knight.

The Batman Who Laughs: The Grim Knight #1

By: Scott Snyder, Eduardo Risso
Released: Mar 13, 2019

Ripped from Batman's greatest nightmares, the Grim Knight is his world's most dangerous vigilante, unafraid to use any weapon and go to any lengths to stop those whom he deems worthy of death. Trained with the finest arsenal Wayne money can buy, learn the secret origin of the second-deadliest Batman, hand selected by the Batman Who Laughs to bring ...

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9.5

Another great issue and twist to Ash vs. Army of Darkness, that any fan of Evil Dead, Ash vs AOD, etc this is a must to own.

Ash vs. The Army of Darkness #3

By: Chad Bowers, Mauro Vargas
Released: Sep 13, 2017

With the Chosen One and his students trapped inside of a possessed school out to kill them, they may need a little help from some unknown allies. It looks like it's time for Ash to get S.M.A.R.T.!

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8.5

A subpar issue art wise imo, writing/story were great though, especially the very ‘Grant Morrison’ cliffhanger ending.

Green Lantern: Season Two #6

By: Grant Morrison, Liam Sharp
Released: Aug 12, 2020

The Anti-Matter Lantern Corps has invaded our universe! And as we saw in The Green Lantern Season One, just one Anti-Matter Lantern tore through several Green Lanterns-so imagine what a horde of them will do! It’s an all-out “Assault on Sector General”-but how will the Corps survive?

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JulianPope is now following TheImageIsStrong Aug 12, 2020

TheImageIsStrong

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9.0

Green Lantern: Season Two #1

By: Grant Morrison, Liam Sharp
Released: Feb 12, 2020

The team of writer Grant Morrison and artist Liam Sharp continue their bold new take on the Emerald Warrior in a wild 30-page second season opener! In the wake of the Blackstar incursion, Hal Jordan and his fellow Lanterns must pick up the pieces from that cataclysmic conclusion. Among them is Jordan's next critical mission: search for the next gen...

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JulianPope rated Green Lantern #11 Aug 11, 2020
10

Green Lantern #11

By: Grant Morrison, Liam Sharp
Released: Sep 4, 2019

On the edge of reality, Green Lantern Hal Jordan and Star Sapphire face death by power ring firing squad! Yes, Hal and Carol Ferris reunite (sort of) as they fight their way out of the improbable turn of events of the previous issue! In fact, with what happens next issue, they may not want to survive this one...

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JulianPope rated Green Lantern #10 Aug 11, 2020
8.0

Green Lantern #10

By: Grant Morrison, Liam Sharp
Released: Aug 7, 2019

Twelve parallel worlds! Twelve Green Lanterns! And one unstoppable menace! Hal Jordan joins the Green Lanterns of the Multiverse-including Bat-Lantern, Tangent Green Lantern and more-to save a dying Multiverse, defeat the relentless Anti-Man and embark upon their "Quest for the Cosmic Grail"! It's another Morrison/Sharp science fantasy epic!

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JulianPope rated Green Lantern #9 Aug 11, 2020
8.5

Green Lantern #9

By: Grant Morrison, Liam Sharp
Released: Jul 3, 2019

On the medieval fantasy planet of Athmoora, Sir Hal of the Lantern-a.k.a. Hal Jordan-must do battle with the evil wizard Ah-Bah-Nazzur, scourge of the Four Kingdoms! What is Ah-Bah-Nazzur's secret? And what does it have to do with the looming extinction-level Multiversal threat that leaves countless dead super-beings in its wake?

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JulianPope reviewed Dark Nights: Death Metal #3 Aug 11, 2020
10

and we're back.

Dark Nights: Death Metal #3

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Aug 12, 2020

All aboard! When the Justice League launches its assault on New Apokolips, the team’s goal is to free Superman from his solar prison. But it’s all going off the rails when they learn that the Man of Steel is gone for good thanks to the Anti-Life Equation. Plus, the deep secret of the Darkest Knight is revealed-but how much darker could the Batm...

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JulianPope added Dark One to their pull list Aug 7, 2020
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JulianPope added Join the Future to their pull list Aug 5, 2020

Join the Future

The Future. Ultra-modern megacities reward millions of their citizens with a completely funded life, with every need met, from food to housing and healthcare, in order to com-pete in an economic power struggle in which population is key.
But a few rural residents still cling to their independence in what last American small towns are left. Whe...

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