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Joined: Feb 13, 2021 About Me: Weekly title ratings/reviews along with comics I've been reading in between. All ratings are my opinion.

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imderekreide rated Venom #9 Aug 2, 2022
8.0

Venom #9

By: Al Ewing, Bryan Hitch
Released: Jul 27, 2022

EDDIE BROCK, AL EWING & BRYAN HITCH UNITE FOR A TALE ACROSS TIME!
Eddie Brock is still getting used to his place in the symbiote hive, and with new allies and familiar faces alike offering him advice along the way, Eddie remains as canny, wary and reckless as ever. Little does he know, his battle across the cosmos has only just begun, and KANG ...

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imderekreide rated The Variants #2 Aug 2, 2022
8.0

The Variants #2

By: Gail Simone, Phil Noto
Released: Jul 27, 2022

Jessica Jones is experiencing terrifying blackouts and leaving chaos and pain in her wake. But will the latest effects of her missing time leave her on the wrong side of the law AND her own family? Meanwhile, the mysterious VARIANTS arrive, and Jessica fears for her own sanity!
RATED T+

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imderekreide rated Strange #4 Aug 2, 2022
8.5

Strange #4

By: Jed MacKay, Marcelo Ferreira
Released: Jul 27, 2022

FAMILY REUNION!
•  Clea's mother Umar has come to visit, just as the Blasphemy Cartel launch their latest attack on the Sanctum Sanctorum!
•  And this time, they brought an unlikely foe to take down the Sorcerer Supreme!
•  Reintroducing the dark Moon Knight...Shadow Knight!
RATED T+

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imderekreide reviewed Star Wars: Obi-Wan #3 Aug 2, 2022
5.0

I don't need a retelling of Revenge of the Sith. Nor do I need thousands of words on the page, either.

Star Wars: Obi-Wan #3

By: Christopher Cantwell, Alessandro Miracolo
Released: Jul 27, 2022

THE BATTLE OF ABRION BRIDGE!
•  While continuing to wait out a nasty sandstorm on Tatooine, Obi-Wan reflects on one of his most grueling experiences in the Clone Wars...
•  It's a memory full of pain and bloodshed, and one that has lasting consequences.
•  The battle also reminds Obi-Wan of an age-old question he has long wr...

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imderekreide rated Ant-Man #1 Aug 2, 2022
9.0

Ant-Man #1

By: Al Ewing, Tom Reilly
Released: Jul 27, 2022

Flash back to the early days of Hank Pym's career as the astonishing Ant-Man! It's date night for Hank and his girlfriend Janet Van Dyne, but nobody told that to Ant-Man's enemies! Watch as Hank's ant-agonists band together to finally take down the scientific adventurer! But will anyone come to his rescue? And who is the mysterious stranger who sta...

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imderekreide reviewed Amazing Spider-Man #6 Aug 2, 2022
8.0

Rating goes for the main story only.

Amazing Spider-Man #6

By: Zeb Wells, Ed McGuinness
Released: Jul 27, 2022

LANDMARK ISSUE #900!
•  The nine-hundredth issue of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN comes out the month of Spider-Man's 60th Anniversary, and we are pulling out ALL THE STOPS!
•  Someone from Spider-Man's past has captured the Sinister Six and used them to create the truly terrifying SINISTER ADAPTOID!
•  This is one of the biggest adven...

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imderekreide rated Public Domain #2 Aug 2, 2022
9.0

Public Domain #2

By: Chip Zdarsky
Released: Jul 27, 2022

After last issue's bombshell revelation, the Dallas brothers turn to the one person who can save them: SAMMY SOCKEM! Note to speculators: this is the first appearance of "Sammy Sockem."
The (presumably) hit series by CHIP ZDARSKY (SEX CRIMINALS, Batman) continues!

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8.0

I Hate This Place #3

By: Kyle Starks, Artyom Topilin
Released: Jul 27, 2022

At their wits' end, Gabby and Trudy have called on the help of famous ghost hunter Dante Howitzer. But can he actually help with the mysterious and terrifying phenomena occupying this land? Or will he find out exactly why the woods are off limits?

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8.5

A Righteous Thirst for Vengeance #10

By: Rick Remender, Andre Araujo
Released: Jul 27, 2022

Sonny and Xavier recover from the nightmare. But how much horror can someone endure and still find peace on the other side? The damage is done...can they put the pieces back together?

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imderekreide rated Task Force Z #10 Aug 2, 2022
6.0

Task Force Z #10

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Eddy Barrows
Released: Jul 27, 2022

The rise of Powers Industries! Red Hood and what remains of his Task Force Z squad are on the run and investigating the secrets of their former benefactor, Powers Industries. What they discover will change Batman history forever. Meanwhile, inside Powers Industries, Mr. Bloom and Man-Bat are hard at work betraying their teammates with no remorse.

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imderekreide rated Swamp Thing #15 Aug 2, 2022
9.0

Swamp Thing #15

By: Ram V, Mike Perkins
Released: Jul 27, 2022

The Earth stands on the precipice of destruction as the Parliament of Trees considers a truly dangerous proposal from the Pale Pilgrim. Now Swamp Thing is all that stands between the natural world and Armageddon...or is he? Enter Trinity-an unprecedented being created by humankind's most destructive moment who may prove to be our only hope of salva...

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9.0

Superman: Space Age #1

By: Mark Russell, Mike Allred
Released: Jul 27, 2022

Meet Clark Kent, a young reporter who just learned that the world will soon come to an end (Crisis on Infinite Earths) and there is nothing he can do to save it. Sounds like a job for his alter ego...Superman! After years of standing idle, the young man from Krypton defies the wishes of his fathers to come out to the world as the first superhero of...

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imderekreide rated Robin #16 Aug 2, 2022
7.5

Robin #16

By: Joshua Williamson, Roger Cruz
Released: Jul 27, 2022

Robin's investigation into Lazarus Island is put on hold as Lord Death Man strikes. Damian and Hawke are called to Tokyo by Flatline to help her deal with her crazed mentor. Which means...killer-bros road trip!

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9.0

Detective Comics #1062

By: Ram V, Rafael Albuquerque
Released: Jul 27, 2022

GOTHAM NOCTURNE PART 1 OF 4: OVERTURE. It's a new era for the detective of the night as we introduce award-winning new series writer Ram V (Catwoman, The Many Deaths of Laila Starr), and artist extraordinaire Rafael Albuquerque (American Vampire, Superman/Batman)! Together, they'll be turning Gotham into a tragic yet beautiful gothic opera for our ...

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8.0

Deathstroke Inc. #11

By: Ed Brisson, Dexter Soy
Released: Jul 27, 2022

Deathstroke: Year One continues! To escape the banality of family life, Slade Wilson, the failed soldier and test subject, undertakes his first assassination mission. His target is the last surviving doctor from the experiment that gave him his powers! Slade doesn't need his heightened senses to tell him something is wrong with all of this...but wi...

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imderekreide rated Batman: Fortress #3 Aug 2, 2022
8.5

Batman: Fortress #3

By: Gary Whitta, Darick Robertson
Released: Jul 27, 2022

Time is running out after a disastrous first encounter with the invading alien force, and Batman is forced to change his tactics and team up with the last person on Earth he could have expected. The mystery deepens around the absent Man of Steel, as the alien motives become more clear... Could there be secrets to his disappearance at the Fortress o...

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imderekreide reviewed Action Comics #1045 Aug 2, 2022
7.5

Still a really interesting story, but it sure is losing its traction.

Action Comics #1045

By: Philip Kennedy Johnson, Riccardo Federici
Released: Jul 27, 2022

The Warworld Revolution escalates as Superman gains the upper hand, forcing Mongul to take desperate measures. Meanwhile, a fallen ally of Superman is resurrected...at a terrible cost. A new connection to Jack Kirby's Fourth World is revealed as the Warworld Saga's mind-blowing conclusion nears! Then, in A World Without Clark Kent-Lois Lane and Joh...

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7.5

Dark Spaces: Wildfire #1

By: Scott Snyder, Hayden Sherman
Released: Jul 20, 2022

Six weeks into the slow burn of the historic Arroyo Fire, a crew of women from an inmate firefighting program are risking everything on the frontlines when their newest recruit - a white-collar convict with a deep network of shady dealers - discovers they're mere miles from her crooked former associate's mansion. When she proposes a plan to abandon...

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imderekreide reviewed Rogue's Gallery #1 Jul 26, 2022
8.5

A bit wordy, but I'm in!

Rogue's Gallery #1

By: Hannah Rose May, Justin Mason
Released: Jul 20, 2022

SERIES PREMIERE
Writer HANNAH ROSE MAY makes her comic debut with rising-star artist JUSTIN MASON for an all-new series with DECLAN SHALVEY.
The Purge meets Scream in a home invasion thriller that follows disenfranchised TV superhero actress Maisie Wade as she is terrorized by an unhinged group of intruders cosplaying her day job's archvil...

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imderekreide rated Nightwing #94 Jul 26, 2022
8.0

Nightwing #94

By: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo
Released: Jul 20, 2022

There's a new commissioner in town, and it's none other than Maggie Sawyer! But one clean commissioner does not make a whole bad basket of Blüdhaven police officers good, and now Blockbuster is forced to lean more on Nightwing's sister, Mayor Zucco, to oversee the old commissioner's illegal dealings... Then, an attack on Haven reveals some sho...

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7.0

It's....fine.

Moon Knight: Black, White & Blood #3

By: Ann Nocenti, David Lopez
Released: Jul 20, 2022

A trio of additional tales of moonlight and madness, brought to you in glorious black, white and red from some of Marvel's most talented creators! A team of heisters flag down the wrong taxi - Jake Lockley's - in a story by Erica Schultz and David Lopez! Jim Zub and Djibril Morissette-Phan pit the Midnight Missionary against a sinister cult! And An...

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imderekreide reviewed Jurassic League #3 Jul 26, 2022
8.5

This is just a fun book, and I don't care what anyone says.

Jurassic League #3

By: Daniel Warren Johnson, Rafa Garres
Released: Jul 20, 2022

With Wonderdon entering the fray to help Batsaur and Supersaur defeat Brontozarro, the Jurassic League has officially formed! But Darkseid's mysterious machinations continue to reveal themselves, and this Triassic trinity might not be enough to stop him. Luckily a heroic hadrosaur has joined the battle. Enter the Green Torch!

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imderekreide rated Grim #3 Jul 26, 2022
8.0

Grim #3

By: Stephanie Phillips, Flaviano
Released: Jul 20, 2022

Jess's excursion to the world of the living yields grave consequences when her boss imposes some intense penalties.

However, it will take more than that to keep Jess from breaking the rules, especially with the mystery of why she alone can travel between worlds motivating her...
  

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imderekreide rated Flash #784 Jul 26, 2022
9.0

Flash #784

By: Jeremy Adams, Amancay
Released: Jul 20, 2022

The search for Barry Allen! Wally and Wallace have arrived on the planet Pariah has trapped Barry on-but it's not quite a happy reunion among the Flashes. The Dark Crisis tie-in storyline continues!

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imderekreide rated Do A Powerbomb #2 Jul 26, 2022
10

Do A Powerbomb #2

By: Daniel Warren Johnson
Released: Jul 20, 2022

Lona Steelrose is brought to another dimension and given an opportunity that could change everything. Will she join the DEATHLYFE tournament?!

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imderekreide rated Defenders: Beyond #1 Jul 26, 2022
9.0

Defenders: Beyond #1

By: Al Ewing, Javier Rodriguez
Released: Jul 20, 2022

Al Ewing and Javier Rodr guez follow up their acclaimed DEFENDERS: THERE ARE NO RULES series with a new volume and an all-new lineup, including none other than Loki, God of Stories! When Doctor Strange sends a dire warning from beyond the grave, Blue Marvel, America Chavez, Taaia (Galactus' mom!), Tigra and Loki assemble to defend reality itself! P...

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8.0

DC vs. Vampires: All-Out War #1

By: Matthew Rosenberg, Pasquale Qualano
Released: Jul 20, 2022

One of the last secret, underground human cities is facing total annihilation and its leader-John Constantine-must plan a suicide mission to assassinate a key lieutenant in the vampire empire! Against unreal odds and with an unlikely team including Booster Gold, Deathstroke, and Mary Marvel, does the Hellblazer have one more trick up his sleeve? A ...

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imderekreide rated Catwoman #45 Jul 26, 2022
8.5

Catwoman #45

By: Tini Howard, Nico Leon
Released: Jul 20, 2022

Roman Sionis has been brought to his knees, but enough is enough. Catwoman's vacation is over and it's time to get back to work. But Selina has never been Gotham's only protector, and she'll have to contend with a well-meaning family of bats... What's that old saying? The enemy of my enemy...should back off and let me handle it!

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imderekreide rated Black Adam #2 Jul 26, 2022
8.5

Black Adam #2

By: Christopher Priest, Rafael Sandoval
Released: Jul 20, 2022

I am not a hero, I'm a god. Who is Black Adam? His power and his very life draining from him, Theo Teth-Adam is confronted by a specter from his past haunting him with the treachery he employed to gain his powers and forcing him to confront an inescapable truth: there is no redemption for Black Adam.

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8.5

Blood Stained Teeth #4

By: Christian Ward, Patric Reynolds
Released: Jul 20, 2022

It's a bad trip when Atticus Sloane gets trapped inside the memory palace of Dr. Now-a vampire who feeds not just on blood, but on memories themselves. Can Atticus escape before his consciousness is consumed forever? Featuring guest art from series co-creator, Eisner-winning artist CHRISTIAN WARD.

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