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JulianPope reviewed Batman: The Detective #1 Apr 14, 2021
8.5

Def a good start, Andy Kubert is just good old fashioned comic book greatness.

Batman: The Detective #1

By: Tom Taylor, Andy Kubert
Released: Apr 14, 2021

An epic tale begins that will take Batman on a harrowing, action-packed European adventure in a new miniseries by superstar creators Tom Taylor and Andy Kubert! A horrific tragedy in the United Kingdom sends a very personal and deadly message to the Dark Knight—one that will draw Batman out of Gotham City to investigate! From the moment he la...

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JulianPope reviewed Black Hammer: Visions #3 Apr 14, 2021
5.0

Spinoff series is becoming increasingly disappointing.

Black Hammer: Visions #3

By: Chip Zdarsky, Johnnie Christmas
Released: Apr 14, 2021

Sex Criminal's Chip Zdarsky and Alien 3's Johnnie Christmas team up for the first time with this action-packed Hammerverse special. Before he was trapped with Spiral City's greatest heroes on a mysterious limbo farm, aging hero Abraham Slam found himself already an outcast in his own world. And with the arrival of a belligerent reboot hero named Un...

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JulianPope rated Geiger #1 Apr 13, 2021
8.0

Geiger #1

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: Apr 7, 2021

Industry heavyweights GEOFF JOHNS (Superman, Green Lantern, Batman: Three Jokers) and GARY FRANK (Superman, Supergirl, The Incredible Hulk) of DC's DOOMSDAY CLOCK reteam for what will be one of the most anticipated new series of 2021 in the forthcoming GEIGER. This mind blowing new series will take local comic shops by storm in April from Image Com...

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8.0

Baltimore: The Cult Of The Red King #5

By: Mike Mignola, Peter Bergting
Released: Sep 2, 2015

Baltimores companions risk their lives for the steadfast tin soldier, but the Red King gains powerful new allies. Can the hero with no heart overcome the dark forces, or will it take a new sort of man to defeat the most ancient of evils?

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8.5

Baltimore: The Cult Of The Red King #4

By: Christopher Golden, Peter Bergting
Released: Aug 5, 2015

The ancient origins of the Red King’s cult have been discovered.

The influence of the Red King grows stronger, but Baltimore’s faithful allies have discovered the origins of the original cult. With this new knowledge, are they closer to ending the terror consuming the world or further than ever from salvation?

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8.0

Baltimore: The Cult Of The Red King #3

By: Christopher Golden, Peter Bergting
Released: Jul 1, 2015

Lord Baltimore attacks a coven of witches to free his friend, but the witches will not give him up so willingly. Alone and freezing, Baltimore can now only save himself. Will he survive the wrath of the witches?

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10

Baltimore: The Red Kingdom #5

By: Mike Mignola, Peter Bergting
Released: Jun 7, 2017

Lives are lost as Baltimore leads the final push against the Red King's armies.

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9.0

Baltimore: The Red Kingdom #3

By: Mike Mignola, Peter Bergting
Released: Apr 5, 2017

Baltimore's team fight their way into the Vatican as the Red King prepares for his coronation day.

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9.5

Baltimore: The Red Kingdom #2

By: Mike Mignola, Peter Bergting
Released: Mar 1, 2017

Protected by his armies marching on Rome, the Red King seems invulnerable as he takes his place at the Vatican for his coronation. How can the resistance hope to get close enough to confront him in human form?

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8.5

Baltimore: The Cult Of The Red King #2

By: Christopher Golden, Peter Bergting
Released: Jun 3, 2015

Lord Baltimores search for the Red King continues, but an ancient evil that threatens the world has its grip on Baltimores closest friends. Will they be able to survive its wrath?

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JulianPope dropped Chained to the Grave from their pull list Apr 7, 2021

Chained to the Grave

Brian Level & Andrew Eschenbach (w) o Kate Sherron (a & c)
Outlaw Roy Mason has come back from the dead, chained to the headstone that marked his grave. It's a lawless time, a magical time, and the undead Roy soon finds himself caught between a rock and a hard place as he sets out in search of treasure. But Roy, trying to do right by the wife a...

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JulianPope added Geiger to their pull list Apr 7, 2021

Geiger

Industry heavyweights GEOFF JOHNS (Superman, Green Lantern, Batman: Three Jokers) and GARY FRANK (Superman, Supergirl, The Incredible Hulk) of DC's DOOMSDAY CLOCK reteam for what will be one of the most anticipated new series of 2021 in the forthcoming GEIGER. This mind blowing new series will take local comic shops by storm in April from Image Com...

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10

Baltimore: The Cult Of The Red King #1

By: Christopher Golden, Peter Bergting
Released: May 6, 2015

The Red King is legendary. But is he the stuff of myth—or the ultimate adversary of the human race? In this series, Lord Baltimore discovers the truth about an ancient evil that threatens to destroy the world.

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9.0

Baltimore: The Wolf and the Apostle #2

By: Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck
Released: Nov 26, 2014

A young inquisitor who faced the werewolf Judge Duvic finds himself at the very limited mercy of Lord Baltimore.

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9.0

Baltimore Vol. 4: Chapel Of Bones

By: Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck

The world's greatest monster hunter wages war against a plague of vampires intent on resurrecting a demonic god, an evil witch in league with a clan of undead, and his mortal nemesis, leading to a final showdown in London! Written by award-winning, bestselling writers Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden.

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9.0

Baltimore Vol. 2: The Curse Bells

By: Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck

A horrific ritual will create havoc on a small European town, as Lord Baltimore takes on the twisted blessing of vampiric nuns and an insane warlock!

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9.0

Baltimore Vol. 5: The Apostle and the Witch or Harju

By: Christopher Golden, Peter Bergting

Lord Baltimore hunts the godlike Red King, who is responsible for the vampire plague. After saving a young woman from her undead husband, Baltimore and his team of fearless vampire killers face the demonic offspring of a witch and uncover the truth about the inquisitor-turned-werewolf Judge Duvic—now more bloodthirsty than ever.

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8.5

Baltimore: The Wolf and the Apostle #1

By: Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck
Released: Oct 29, 2014

When Inquisition agents come to destroy a wolf that used to be one of their own men, they don’t stand a chance without the ultimate ally!

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9.5

Baltimore: The Witch of Harju #3

By: Mike Mignola, Peter Bergting
Released: Sep 24, 2014

Baltimores investigations come to a halt when the dead of Estonia rise from their graves and demons rip from their corpsesthe children of the Red Kings witch! The story moves beyond the novel for the first time!

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9.5

Baltimore: The Witch of Harju #2

By: Mike Mignola, Peter Bergting
Released: Aug 27, 2014

Baltimore investigates a small town in Estonia where the Red King has been seen. But he has little luck getting the townsfolk to speak with him, and a farmhouse full of broken, bloodied bodies is his only lead.

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8.5

Baltimore: The Witch of Harju #1

By: Mike Mignola, Peter Bergting
Released: Jul 30, 2014

Baltimore shelters a woman on the run from a possessed dead man and the witch playing his puppet master.

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JulianPope dropped Young Hellboy from their pull list Mar 31, 2021

Young Hellboy

Stranded on a strange island after a mishap on their way to a South American dig site, Hellboy and Professor Bruttenholm are confronted by all manner of monsters! But even when the stranger who rescues them turns out to be one of Hellboy's heroes, they aren't as safe as they think they are!

Join Hellboy creator Mike Mignola as he teams wit...

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10

Upgraded my review from 9.5 to a 10 after a second read. It's just page to page artistic madness. This guy does not take any panels off, period. Eagerly awaiting more.

Orphan and the Five Beasts #1

By: James Stokoe
Released: Mar 17, 2021

A brand-new kung-fu epic from James Stokoe, the creator behind Orc Stain and Aliens: Dead Orbit!

Spurred on by her master's dying words, the adopted warrior "Orphan Mo" seeks to find and kill five former disciples who now threaten the land with corruption from their demonic powers. Part Five Deadly Venoms and part surreal grindhouse, James...

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9.0

The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys: National Anthem #6

By: Gerard Way, Leonardo Romero
Released: Mar 10, 2021

The re-assembled Killjoys crew finally enter New York City and come face-to-face with their enemies and their past for a final showdown with reality and their lives in the balance.

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JulianPope dropped The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys from their pull list Mar 28, 2021

The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys

Years ago, the Killjoys fought against the tyrannical megacorporation Better Living Industries, costing them their lives, save for one—the mysterious Girl. Today, the followers of the original Killjoys languish in the Desert while BLI systematically strips citizens of their individuality. As the fight for freedom fades, it’s left to the Girl to...

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8.5

Baltimore: Chapel Of Bones #2

By: Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck
Released: Feb 5, 2014

Vengeful and doomed, Lord Baltimore finally catches up with the vampire who murdered his family . . . but it turns out the vampire has been waiting for him.

From Hellboy creator Mike Mignola!

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9.0

Baltimore: Chapel Of Bones #1

By: Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck
Released: Jan 1, 2014

After his long hunt, Baltimore finally confronts the vampire who destroyed his life in London for a final showdown!

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JulianPope added The Last Witch to their pull list Mar 24, 2021

The Last Witch

* Featuring a cover from Middlewest's Jorge Corona, for fans of Wynd in the same oversized format comes an all-new modern fairy tale from Conor McCreery (Adventure Time/Regular Show) and V.V. Glass (Doctor Who).
* It's the one time of the year when the witch known as Cailleach hunts the children of the village - so Saoirse, a brave and reckless...

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JulianPope rated The Last Witch #2 Mar 24, 2021
8.0

The Last Witch #2

By: Conor McCreery, Vv Glass
Released: Feb 10, 2021

Captured by the witch known as The Cailleach, Saoirse discovers the true power of her mysterious mark!

But even though she's saved her brother Brahm, Saoirse must grapple with the truth about her family and their shocking connection to an enemy more dangerous than they ever imagined.

Every issue of The Last Witch is oversized, fea...

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8.5

The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys: National Anthem #5

By: Gerard Way, Leonardo Romero
Released: Feb 10, 2021

As Mike Milligram races towards New York City with the re-assembled Killjoys crew, our band of reality-saving exterminators must fight their way through a deranged corporate hitman known as the Scarecrow, and blast through a giant highway barricade or die trying.

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