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Location: Victoria, B.C., Canada Joined: Aug 01, 2020

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Nurdboy42 added Captain America / Iron Man (2021) to their pull list Dec 16, 2021

Captain America / Iron Man (2021)

A government agent turned Hydra provocateur stages a daring breakout on her way to prison, attracting the attention of both Iron Man and Captain America. When Steve and Tony realize they both have a connection to the slippery fugitive, they team up to track her down-only to discover she's not the only player on the board with big plans and sinister...

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7.0

Captain America / Iron Man #1

By: Derek Landy, Angel Unzueta
Released: Dec 8, 2021

A government agent turned Hydra provocateur stages a daring breakout on her way to prison, attracting the attention of both Iron Man and Captain America. When Steve and Tony realize they both have a connection to the slippery fugitive, they team up to track her down-only to discover she's not the only player on the board with big plans and sinister...

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Nurdboy42 rated Batman #118 Dec 16, 2021
8.0

Batman #118

By: Joshua Williamson, Jorge Molina
Released: Dec 8, 2021

New creative team! Start of a new story arc as Batman leaves Gotham! “Abyss” part one! As Gotham celebrates surviving Fear State, Batman retreats alone into the darkness. But when he learns of a mystery involving Batman Inc., it forces the Caped Crusader to leave Gotham for a brand-new adventure! Thrills, chills, and international intrigue awai...

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Nurdboy42 rated Venom #2 Dec 16, 2021
8.0

Venom #2

By: Ram V, Bryan Hitch
Released: Dec 1, 2021

The tour de force of comics awesomeness brought to you by the dynamite new creative team on VENOM continues! VENOM #1 shocked, intrigued and terrified you! With Ram V and Al Ewing weaving a mind-bending story that will push Eddie and Dylan Brock to their limits, and Bryan Hitch doing some of the most action-packed work of his career, VENOM #2 will...

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Nurdboy42 reviewed Fantastic Four #38 Dec 16, 2021
7.5

Dan Slott writes the FF like such idiots in this issue.

Fantastic Four #38

By: Dan Slott, Francesco Manna
Released: Dec 1, 2021

When the Wizard and the Frightful Four menace the FF both in AND out of the courtroom, it’s time to call in everyone’s favorite green lawyer: the Sensational She-Hulk! All this and some surprise Marvel U. guest stars...and a new development for a member of the Richards family.

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7.0

Nicole Kidman's character from Batman Forever is canon now. So that's... something.

Detective Comics Annual: 2021

By: Matthew Rosenberg, David Lapham
Released: Dec 1, 2021

“We don’t choose who we save, Bruce. You treat the patient who needs your help.”-Thomas Wayne “Shadows of the Bat” begins here! In the prelude to January’s epic new Detective Comics event, Mayor Nakano has signed off on the construction of a new Arkham Tower in the heart of Gotham City, and the Bat-Family is torn. Batman has long seen ...

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7.5

Batman: Fear State Omega #1

By: James Tynion IV, Ryan Benjamin
Released: Dec 1, 2021

As Gotham’s Fear State comes to a close, a new day dawns on the city…one without Batman. But the Dark Knight’s absence does not mean the city is without heroes. Join James Tynion IV and Riccardo Federici as they bring “Fear State” to its conclusion and introduce a new status quo that will reverberate throughout the DCU for years to come.

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Nurdboy42 rated Batman Annual: 2021 Dec 16, 2021
7.5

Batman Annual: 2021

By: Ricardo Lpez Ortiz
Released: Dec 1, 2021

Batman #107-111 have featured an epic, brutal tale of Batman’s frenemy Ghost-Maker in the backup stories…and the senses-shattering conclusion to the saga is here! Ghost-Maker has fought his way across Devil Skull Island, and he’s about to face every single villain from his rogues gallery…at once? Can even this legendary warrior survive the ...

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Nurdboy42 rated Action Comics #1037 Dec 16, 2021
8.0

Action Comics #1037

By: Shawn Aldridge, Adriana Melo
Released: Dec 1, 2021

The Warworld Saga, Part II, and THE FACE-OFF YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR! SUPERMAN AND THE AUTHORITY finally face MONGUL and his champions head-on! The fates of Warworld and all who live under Mongul’s rule hang in the balance…but He Who Holds All Chains is better prepared than Superman knows. Not everyone walks away from this one!

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8.0

Star Wars: The High Republic - Trail of Shadows #2

By: Daniel Jose Older, Dave Wachter
Released: Nov 24, 2021

EMERICK AND SIAN FACE TOTAL AN-NIHIL-ATION! As dead ends and loose threads mount in Jedi Master Emerick Caphtor’s investigation, he’s called to Coruscant, where Chancellor Soh introduces him to his new partner: private eye Sian Holt. Together, they must go undercover to infiltrate one of the most crime-riddled and dangerous planets in the gal...

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Nurdboy42 rated Star Wars: Life Day #1 Dec 16, 2021
7.0

Star Wars: Life Day #1

By: Jody Houser, Ivan Fiorelli
Released: Nov 24, 2021

THE GALAXY’S FAVORITE HOLIDAY! Happy LIFE DAY! Celebrate the galaxy’s favorite holiday with a collection of festive tales from all across the STAR WARS SAGA! Life Day is the last thing on HAN SOLO’S mind when he and CHEWBACCA find themselves outgunned and under fire. But Chewie won’t give up hope, remembering the lessons of Life Days pas...

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Nurdboy42 rated Detective Comics #1045 Dec 16, 2021
8.0

Detective Comics #1045

By: Stephanie Phillips, David Lapham
Released: Nov 24, 2021

Batman and Mayor Nakano have freed themselves from the Vile parasite-infected sewers of Gotham City…only to find the nightmare has risen higher than they had imagined! With the city streets being overtaken by larger, (somehow even more) horrific creatures, these two enemies must put aside their differences and save the city-while there’s still ...

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8.0

Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures - The Monster of Temple Peak #4

By: Cavan Scott, Rachael Stott
Released: Nov 17, 2021

Follow former Jedi turned saber-for-hire monster hunter Ty Yorrick in this adventure-packed High Republic miniseries by Cavan Scott and Rachael Stott! In the final chapter, Ty uncovers the truth deep in the Gretalax’s cave and must make a choice: the way of the Jedi or the way of the monster hunter? She must choose fast in order to protect the vi...

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Nurdboy42 rated S.W.O.R.D. #10 Dec 16, 2021
8.5

S.W.O.R.D. #10

By: Al Ewing, Jacopo Camagni
Released: Nov 17, 2021

STATION DOWN! As Storm battles the Lethal Legion on Mars, there are explosive problems on the Peak – as the mole in S.W.O.R.D. is revealed! Meanwhile, Wiz Kid and Cable find themselves face-to-face with the one foe they never expected! And where is Abigail Brand? 

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Nurdboy42 rated Batman #116 Nov 14, 2021
7.5

Batman #116

By: Becky Cloonan, Jorge Corona
Released: Nov 3, 2021

The only thing standing between an insane, heavily armed Peacekeeper-01 and a high body count in Gotham City is Batman. Their first bout didn’t go well for the Dark Knight, but the city is on the line and he can’t let the Scarecrow’s master plan come to fruition…and whose side is Miracle Molly truly on? The penultimate chapter of “Fear St...

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Nurdboy42 rated Batman #115 Nov 14, 2021
7.5

Batman #115

By: James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Oct 20, 2021

Batman and Miracle Molly are all that stands between Gotham City and absolute insanity! But an unhinged Simon Saint brings all the resources of the Magistrate to bear on the Dark Knight...is victory at hand for the Scarecrow?
Back-Up: Batgirls Cassandra Cain and Stephanie Brown have each other's backs no matter what-even if it means punching s...

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Nurdboy42 rated Fantastic Four #37 Nov 14, 2021
7.0

Fantastic Four #37

By: Dan Slott, Nico Leon
Released: Oct 20, 2021

"There Are Monsters on Yancy Street"
•  The fallout from the FF's 60th anniversary stories continues!
•  Maybe a visit from a certain friendly neighborhood Spider-Man might help with that?
•  Meanwhile, it's time for Ben and Alicia to take their kids trick or treating for the very first time... which might not be such a good...

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Nurdboy42 rated Detective Comics #1044 Nov 14, 2021
8.0

Detective Comics #1044

By: Stephanie Phillips, David Lapham
Released: Oct 27, 2021

When the terrorist organization known as THE RED CROWN took control of Mayor Nakano’s personal security detail, only the Batman could protect Gotham’s highest-ranking city official from certain death! But when the pair is thrust into the sewers below, a much more sinister threat lurks in the darkness. Better look sharp, Batman, because a hundre...

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Nurdboy42 rated S.W.O.R.D. #9 Nov 14, 2021
8.5

S.W.O.R.D. #9

By: Al Ewing, Jacopo Camagni
Released: Oct 27, 2021

THE SHI'AR IMPERIAL GUARD VS... THE LEGION?!
With Abigail Brand's attention divided between two S.W.O.R.D. stations, all ORCHIS needs is to pick their moment to strike. Meanwhile, the Shi'ar Empress Xandra is making her first formal visit to the Lake Hellas Diplomatic Ring... and stepping into the gunsights of the all-new LETHAL LEGION!

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Nurdboy42 rated Action Comics #1036 Nov 14, 2021
8.0

Action Comics #1036

By: Phillip K. Johnson, Sami Basri
Released: Nov 10, 2021

THE WARWORLD SAGA BEGINS! After learning of an enslaved race with mysterious ties to Krypton, Superman and the Authority travel across the galaxy to dethrone the new Mongul and liberate Warworld. Introducing new characters and a new corner of the DC Universe, the biggest Superman event since the Death and Return of Superman begins HERE!

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Nurdboy42 rated Venom #1 Nov 14, 2021
8.0

Venom #1

By: Al Ewing, Bryan Hitch
Released: Nov 10, 2021

AN EPIC NEW ERA FOR THE SINISTER SYMBIOTE STARTS HERE! Hot off the heels of VENOM #200 and EXTREME CARNAGE, we’re closing out 2021 with one of the most ambitious books in symbiote history – an all-new VENOM from some of comics’ greatest talents! Marvel mainstay AL EWING, who himself has just ended a character-redefining run on IMMORTAL HULK, ...

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Nurdboy42 added Venom (2021) to their pull list Nov 14, 2021

Venom (2021)

AN EPIC NEW ERA FOR THE SINISTER SYMBIOTE STARTS HERE! Hot off the heels of VENOM #200 and EXTREME CARNAGE, we’re closing out 2021 with one of the most ambitious books in symbiote history – an all-new VENOM from some of comics’ greatest talents! Marvel mainstay AL EWING, who himself has just ended a character-redefining run on IMMORTAL HULK, ...

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8.5

Star Wars: The High Republic - Trail of Shadows #1

By: Daniel Jose Older, Dave Wachter
Released: Oct 13, 2021

JEDI KNIGHT AND PRIVATE EYE TEAM UP TO UNCOVER A MYSTERY THAT WILL CHANGE THE HIGH REPUBLIC FOREVER!
A Jedi Master is dead. Another is in a state of complete shock. It's a murder the likes of which the Jedi Order has never seen before. There are no leads. There are no suspects. There is no motive. But Jedi Investigator EMERICK CAPHTOR must solv...

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8.0

Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures - The Monster of Temple Peak #3

By: Cavan Scott, Rachael Stott
Released: Oct 27, 2021

Follow former Jedi turned saber-for-hire monster hunter Ty Yorrick in this adventure-packed High Republic miniseries by Cavan Scott and Rachael Stott!
    The time has come-Ty has reached the Gretalx layer and now she must do what she does best: slay the beast! But during the battle, her rusty Force powers trigger a cave in, trapp...

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Nurdboy42 added Star Wars: The High Republic - Trail of Shadows to their pull list Oct 19, 2021

Star Wars: The High Republic - Trail of Shadows

JEDI KNIGHT AND PRIVATE EYE TEAM UP TO UNCOVER A MYSTERY THAT WILL CHANGE THE HIGH REPUBLIC FOREVER!
A Jedi Master is dead. Another is in a state of complete shock. It's a murder the likes of which the Jedi Order has never seen before. There are no leads. There are no suspects. There is no motive. But Jedi Investigator EMERICK CAPHTOR must solv...

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Nurdboy42 rated Gamma Flight #5 Oct 19, 2021
8.0

Gamma Flight #5

By: Al Ewing, Lan Medina
Released: Oct 13, 2021

THE REVELATIONS OF RICK JONES!
Rick Jones is one of the oldest, most beloved sidekicks of the Marvel Universe. Del Frye is a high school hero with a horrific past. Together they are... what? Meanwhile, in the pulse-punching finale of the battle with Abomination, new gamma mutate Dionne discovers untapped strengths - but will it be enough to tak...

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Nurdboy42 reviewed Immortal Hulk #50 Oct 19, 2021
10

They may as well cancel all future Hulk books because they'll never come close to how incredible this run was.

Immortal Hulk #50

By: Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
Released: Oct 13, 2021

THE GIANT-SIZED FINALE!
•  Down in the Below-Place, the Hulk searches among the ghosts of the past for the answers to all his questions.
•  The One Below All, the Green Door, Samuel Sterns, Jackie McGee and Bruce Banner. It's all been leading here.
•  This is the last issue of THE IMMORTAL HULK.
RATED T+

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Nurdboy42 rated Fantastic Four #35 Oct 10, 2021
7.5

Fantastic Four #35

By: Dan Slott, John Romita
Released: Sep 15, 2021

A TITANIC 60TH ANNIVERSARY ISSUE!
The entire Kang bloodline is out to destroy every era of the Fantastic Four! How can Reed, Sue, Ben and Johnny hope to survive simultaneous attacks across their lifetimes by Rama Tut, the Scarlet Centurion, Kang the Conqueror and Kang's final descendant, the sinister Scion?! Join the FF and some special surpris...

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Nurdboy42 rated Batman #113 Oct 10, 2021
7.0

Batman #113

By: James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Sep 22, 2021

Ghost-Maker reveals a dark revelation about his past connection to Jonathan Crane while Batman puts together the pieces of Scarecrow’s master plan. Using the Unsanity Collective’s technology, the villain plans to detonate a “Fear Bomb” in Gotham City! Backup: Clownhunter has been dosed by the Scarecrow with a deadly fear toxin and is now tr...

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Nurdboy42 rated Batman #114 Oct 10, 2021
7.0

Batman #114

By: James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez
Released: Oct 6, 2021

Batman is racing against time to stop Gotham City from tearing itself apart as the Scarecrow's long game is revealed. The Dark Knight has bigger problems though, as an insane Peacekeeper-01 is on a murderous rampage through the streets of Gotham! Can Peackeeper-X stop him?!
Back-Up: Clownhunter has been doused with Fear Toxin at the hands of th...

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