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Joined: Aug 27, 2020

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8.0

Glad to see that Spencer keeps up with the characters he's been using (Gog, Boomerang, Beetle...). It looks like the series has got back to the light-hearted tone of the first part of this run and I like to see Peter in a more "normal" life. VERY intrigued by the Robbie storyline! Also, Kindred is always there in the background and I think Spencer is waiting for a milestone issue to put him back o more

Amazing Spider-Man #62

By: Nick Spencer, Patrick Gleason
Released: Mar 24, 2021

NEW COSTUME DEBUTS!
•  Kingpin makes it personal with Peter Parker and New York City itself will pay the price!
•  And another fuse lit more than thirty issues ago reaches its explosive destination.
Rated T+

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8.0

Considering that the Kindred affair has been apparently pointless, I'm very happy we're back to the funny and colourful Spidey from the first Spencer issues. Peter working as a "vlogger" for Norah Winters and J. Jonah Jameson was hilarious and I want to see what's next!

Amazing Spider-Man #61

By: Nick Spencer, Patrick Gleason
Released: Mar 10, 2021

• Peter Parker gets a new job!
•  Spidey gets a new look!
•  And Kingpin's plans start coming together!
Rated T+

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5.0

Is this a real issue? A whole issue about... Nothing? Nothing happens. And when it does it looks out of place. The MJ story-arc smells like sh*t. The only redeeming part is the last page (no spoiler).

Amazing Spider-Man #60

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Feb 24, 2021

• Peter and Mary Jane have been through so much...
•  Spider-Man has been a constant strain on them from day one...
•  With the events of the past few months, is there anything left?

Rated T+

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Federico Liguori - Feb 27, 2021

You can carry on. Go somewhere else, nobody will be bothered. Trust me.

Psycamorean - Feb 27, 2021

Okay lol

7.5

I'm taking half point off because of Ferreira's way of drawing Harry and Norman. I never understand who's who, they are freaking identical! The story is fine, nothing great nothing bad.

Amazing Spider-Man #59

By: Nick Spencer, Marcelo Ferriera
Released: Feb 10, 2021

• Mr. Negative is back and wants only one thing - Martin Li. But how is that possible?
•  Spider-Man is still reeling from the Kindred affair and Peter will not stand for anything else to be taken away from him.

Rated T+

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Federico Liguori reviewed Wolverine #9 Feb 10, 2021
8.0

Give me more Wolverine issues!

Wolverine #9

By: Ben Percy, Adam Kubert
Released: Jan 27, 2021

WEAPON X - TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER!
WOLVERINE's back in MADRIPOOR for an underworld criminal auction specializing in super hero artifacts that will surface more than just bad memories for the mutant formerly known as WEAPON X!

Parental Advisory

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jbong reviewed Amazing Spider-Man #56 Jan 7, 2021
4.5

WTF is this? How is this not just a continuation of Last Remains? Last Remains didn't actually end too? A generic DCEU movie has better pacing than this POS.

Getting Nick Spencer to write but getting Bendis levels of pacing is like voting for Obama and getting Romneycare.

Amazing Spider-Man #56

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Jan 6, 2021

"LAST REMAINS" TAKES ITS TOLL!
•  You will never look at Norman or Harry Osborn the same again.
•  We know SPIDER-MAN won't.

Rated T+

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Federico Liguori reviewed X-Force #16 Feb 1, 2021
8.5

You see, THIS is what always gets me about X-Force. Darkness, creepiness... But also humour and mystery. Still think this is the best Mutant series running.

X-Force #16

By: Ben Percy, Joshua Cassara
Released: Jan 20, 2021

TERRORS OF THE DEEP!
FORGE, WOLVERINE and QUENTIN QUIRE brave the depths of the sea, where a deadly discovery reveals a dark side of KRAKOA.

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Federico Liguori rated Daredevil #26 Feb 1, 2021
8.5

Daredevil #26

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Jan 27, 2021

A DEVIL CONSUMED!
Matt faces a darkness unlike any before. Meanwhile, ELEKTRA may be in over her head for the first time in her life.
DAREDEVIL must find the strength to continue the fight as all hell breaks loose.

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8.0

Well, well, well. Kindred is behind bars (kind of...) and Peter can have a little brea... Of course not. I really like the fact that Martin Li used Sin-Eater to get rid of his Mr. Negative persona. The issue is very entertaining and I'm glad that the Kindred plot is still present (we finally discover the reason behind Fisk's hatred for him). Let's see what's next, Nick Spencer!
P.S. A Green more

Amazing Spider-Man #58

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Jan 27, 2021

• One era of Nick Spencer's run comes to a shocking end this issue...
•  But the seeds that he's planted along the way for the next start to bloom.
•  Don't miss this pivotal issue!

Rated T+

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5.0

Nope, not my cup of tea. I really don't get all the 9 or 10 this is getting. This is a weird alternative life for Peter and, as I said for #1, it just feels rushed and basically useless. Read the original stories instead.

Spider-Man: Life Story #2

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mark Bagley
Released: Apr 17, 2019

CAN PETER AND GWEN FIND HAPPINESS IN THE 1970s?
The GREEN GOBLIN is out of their lives, but NORMAN OSBORN isn't! Can PETER AND GWEN find happiness as the world of the 1970s dances on around them?
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6.0

I'm not into this. Don't get me wrong: the idea of Spider-Man's story through the decades and real events is intriguing, but the execution is poor. I don't even get what the target is for this. Hardcore fans will know 3/4 of the things here and new fans will be confused by all the references. Everything is too quick, if you're not a huge fan you will feel lost because the pace is terribly rushed.

Spider-Man: Life Story #1

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mark Bagley
Released: Mar 20, 2019

In 1962, in AMAZING FANTASY #15, 15-year-old Peter Parker was bitten by a radioactive spider and became the Amazing Spider-Man! Fifty-seven years have passed in the real world since that event - so what would have happened if the same amount of time passed for Peter as well?
A special high-end limited series that's a part of the celebration of ...

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Federico Liguori rated Immortal Hulk #42 Jan 13, 2021
7.5

Immortal Hulk #42

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

• At the year's end, costs are counted - by Jackie McGee, Eugene Judd...and Samuel Sterns.
•  All the Leader's plans have finally come together in what may be his greatest triumph. But is that enough...
• ...or will the ONE BELOW ALL claim his due?
Rated T+

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7.5

If you're still pissed off by the last issues... You won't like this. Or will you? Spencer starts teasing something new here, including Carlie Cooper in the mix. Of course there are still more questions than answers, but I'm not expecting much anymore. Also, there is a very satisfying moment that I won't spoil. All in all, a good issue.

Amazing Spider-Man #57

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Jan 13, 2021

• Spider-Man continues to pick up the pieces and try to put his life together.
•  But many of the gathering storms are swirling more and more violently...
•  We want to tell you more but it WOULD SPOIL SO MUCH OF LAST REMAINS!!!

Rated T+

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Federico Liguori rated Gwen Stacy #1 Jan 10, 2021
4.0

Gwen Stacy #1

By: Christos N. Gage, Todd Nauck
Released: Feb 12, 2020

The First of Gwen Stacy's AMAZING Adventures!
Gwen and Peter may not have met until AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #31, but that doesn't mean Gwen's life began on that page. Learn the never-before told origin of Gwen Stacy, top of her class, daughter of the Police Captain and, as her friend Harry Osborn calls her, "The Beauty Queen of Standard High." ...

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Federico Liguori reviewed Gwen Stacy #2 Jan 9, 2021
4.0

Whoever approved this series should be fired from Marvel and never return. There are dozens of continuity errors and the characters have NOTHING to do with their original counterparts. Leave Gwen Stacy dead.

Gwen Stacy #2

By: Christos N. Gage, Todd Nauck
Released: Mar 11, 2020

• Gwen's dad is hurt, in the hospital and implicated in corruption charges.
•  But what is a high school student of the month/class president candidate/science team captain supposed to do about that?
•  Gwen isn't the type to sit on her hands even if it means crossing the Crimemaster and worse!!!
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Federico Liguori reviewed Daredevil #25 Jan 9, 2021
10

And it's ANOTHER 10. Zdarsky has created the greatest comic book I've read in the last 5 years and more!

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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Federico Liguori reviewed Daredevil #24 Jan 9, 2021
10

I never rate a comic 10. But this is simply perfect.

Daredevil #24

By: Chip Zdarsky, Mike Hawthorne
Released: Nov 25, 2020

THE VERDICT ON DAREDEVIL!
BACK IN RED, but for how long? As Hell's Kitchen still reels from the chaos unleashed upon its streets by the Stromwyns, its citizens are looking for someone to hold accountable.
MEANWHILE, hizzoner Mayor Wilson Fisk, now a hero in the eyes of his citizens, sets his sights on a new venture - with a dangerous ally a...

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Federico Liguori rated Daredevil #23 Jan 9, 2021
9.5

Daredevil #23

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Oct 21, 2020

EISNER-NOMINATED FOR BEST CONTINUING SERIES, COVER ARTIST, WRITER & LETTERER!
•  Matt Murdock, A.K.A. DAREDEVIL, has been putting his life back together after the monumental first year of Chip Zdarsky and Marco Checchetto's run - but the criminals of Hell's Kitchen aren't inclined to give him any more time to heal.
•&nbs...

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Federico Liguori rated Daredevil #22 Jan 9, 2021
8.5

Daredevil #22

By: Chip Zdarsky, Francesco Mobili
Released: Sep 23, 2020

"TRUTH/DARE" CONTINUES!
•  Still grappling with the blood on his hands, Matt Murdock makes one of the biggest choices of his life.
•  But what effect will Matt's choices have on DAREDEVIL? And what about the people who need him?
•  See why people are talking about DAREDEVIL as one of Marvel's...

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7.0

Don't get me wrong: the writing and the art are always very good because Spencer and Bagley are the best you could wish for now. The problem with this whole "Last Remains" is simply the hype, as most readers were expecting something else. There was NO revelation and NO answers to what Kindred is really trying to do. It's always a "we'll see what's next".

Amazing Spider-Man #56

By: Nick Spencer, Mark Bagley
Released: Jan 6, 2021

"LAST REMAINS" TAKES ITS TOLL!
•  You will never look at Norman or Harry Osborn the same again.
•  We know SPIDER-MAN won't.

Rated T+

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9.0

Immortal Hulk #27

By: Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
Released: Nov 20, 2019

• Some monsters are born from gamma... other monsters worship a different kind of green.
•  In his war on the human world, the Immortal Hulk is taking the fight to its lords and masters - the Roxxon Corporation.
•  But when you mess with THE MINOTAUR... you get the horns.
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Federico Liguori reviewed Daredevil #21 Jan 3, 2021
7.5

Eh, the Spider-Man part was weird. I'm curious to see where this goes.

Daredevil #21

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Jul 22, 2020

BACK IN RED!  "TRUTH/DARE" STARTS HERE!
THE BATTLE MAY BE OVER, but the WAR is far from finished! After the shocking events of DAREDEVIL #20, CHIP ZDARSKY reunites with MARCO CHECCHETTO to begin the next chapter of their definitive DAREDEVIL saga: HELL AND BACK.
For weeks, Hell's Kitchen has been a lawless neighborhood thanks to the Strom...

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Federico Liguori reviewed Daredevil #20 Jan 2, 2021
9.5

HOLY CRAP. Absolutely fantastic issue.

Daredevil #20

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Jun 10, 2020

• The streets of Hell's Kitchen are burning as all hell breaks loose.
•  In the chaos, Matt must discover what it means to be DAREDEVIL.
Rated T+

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Federico Liguori rated Daredevil #19 Jan 2, 2021
9.0

Daredevil #19

By: Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto
Released: Mar 4, 2020

• Hell's Kitchen is hanging by a thread-and that thread is Daredevil!
•  Owl makes his play while Mayor Fisk watches from the sidelines.
Rated T+

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7.5

The problem here is that I really like SOME parts (Kindred as a character, the atmosphere...) but sometimes this all feels pointless. Spencer is the best Spider-Man writer in decades, but it looks like he kinda lost control of this. To be clear, this is not a story arc ending.

Amazing Spider-Man #55

By: Nick Spencer, Patrick Gleason
Released: Dec 30, 2020

LAST REMAINS CONCLUDES!
•  "LAST REMAINS" ends and will make you look at Spider-Man differently. It'll make Peter look at himself differently.
•  If you thought the buildup TO Kindred was intense, the fallout FROM Kindred is even more devastating.
Rated T+

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Federico Liguori reviewed Wolverine #8 Jan 2, 2021
8.0

FINALLY Ben Percy can focus on the previous storylines and put Wolverine on the track of the numerous threats to Krakoa. Still love the atmosphere and Kubert's art.

Wolverine #8

By: Ben Percy, Adam Kubert
Released: Dec 30, 2020

CELEBRATING 350 ISSUES OF THE SOLO ADVENTURES OF WOLVERINE!
Someone's making moves against WOLVERINE'S old crew TEAM X, and it's leaving bodies dropped and artifacts stolen. A mystery unfurls as Logan picks up the scent of his old compatriot, the mutant known as MAVERICK! Don't miss this special over-sized issue celebrating Logan's history whil...

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Federico Liguori rated Daredevil #18 Jan 1, 2021
9.0

Daredevil #18

By: Chip Zdarsky, Jorge Fornes
Released: Feb 19, 2020

TARGET: DAREDEVIL!
•  The war in Hell's Kitchen builds as Owl takes his stab at Wilson Fisk, formerly the Kingpin of Crime - now Mayor of New York!
•  Matt must come to terms with what Daredevil truly means.
•  And he better do it soon, as a new and deadly foe makes a decisive return...
Rated T+

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Federico Liguori reviewed Daredevil #17 Jan 1, 2021
9.0

This time our dear Devil is facing a threat he can't easily beat. Money and power.

Daredevil #17

By: Chip Zdarsky, Jorge Fornes
Released: Feb 5, 2020

TARGET: DAREDEVIL!
•  The war in Hell's Kitchen builds as Owl takes his stab at Wilson Fisk, formerly the Kingpin of Crime - now Mayor of New York!
•  Matt must come to terms with what Daredevil truly means.
•  And he better do it soon, as a new and deadly foe makes a decisive return...
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Federico Liguori rated Daredevil #16 Dec 29, 2020
8.5

Daredevil #16

By: Chip Zdarsky, Jorge Fornes
Released: Jan 1, 2020

The Devil of Hell's Kitchen returns! As Matt Murdock rekindles his alliance with Elektra, Kingpin plans to rekindle some alliances of his own...
Rated T+

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Federico Liguori reviewed Daredevil #15 Dec 29, 2020
9.0

This comic is a rollercoaster! What an amazing issue. Kingpin and Murdock are in opposite situations, but will it last? I love Zdarsky's writing!

Daredevil #15

By: Chip Zdarsky, Francesco Mobili
Released: Dec 18, 2019

• As Mayor Fisk suffers an existential crisis, his city descends into chaos.
•  Matt Murdock, on the other hand, has more conviction than ever - and stands poised to reprise his role as Hell's Kitchen's protector.
Rated T+

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