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tdten reviewed East of West #22 Dec 17, 2015
10

My favorite single issue of any comic in 2015. Perfect.

East of West #22

By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta
Released: Dec 2, 2015

The war between nations heats up in EAST OF WEST #22.

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tdten reviewed Hawkeye Vol. 2 Annual #1 Aug 3, 2013
9.0

A good idea for the annual to dedicate an entire issue to Kate's landing in LA. We got a pretty good look into how she thinks and fights. Not sure why Madame Masque doesn't just end Kate when she's given the opportunity. Overall, a pretty good futzin' issue.

Hawkeye Vol. 2 Annual #1

By: Matt Fraction, Javier Pulido
Released: Jul 24, 2013

Go west, young lady! Kate Bishop heads to Los Angeles -- to get away from New York, life, and Clint Barton?but NOT trouble!But Madame Masque is hanging out at poolside with the rich and famous as well!Who is Kate Bishop? Find out alongside Kate Bishop herself as a wild new status quo comes to HAWKEYE.

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tdten reviewed Superior Spider-Man #13 Jul 15, 2013
9.0

I know some die-hard Spidey fans are absolutely sick of Slott's new direction, but I'm all in. As another user-reviewer said, this Spider-Man is darker. I love the dark Spidey and his straight-forward method to bringing criminals to justice. No rules dictates this hero. In this issue, he vows to kill the Spider-slayer rather than saving the innocents. The writing and art were once again solid, but more

Superior Spider-Man #13

By: Dan Slott, Giuseppe Camuncoli
Released: Jul 10, 2013

Part Three of "No Escape"!
Superior Spider-Man teams up with the Lizard!Mayor Jameson demands that Spider-Man KILL the Spider-Slayer!

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tdten reviewed Batman #22 Jul 14, 2013
9.0

Another great issue from Snyder and Capullo. The argument between young Bruce and Alfred was tense and written pretty well, in my opinion. The Red Hood gang is indeed odd but sure mean business as we see by the end of the issue.

Batman #22

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Jul 10, 2013

The second chapter of "Zero Year" delves into Bruce Wayne's past with the Red Hood Gang and his run-ins with aspiring District Attorney Harvey Dent! And in the backup story, a secret moment from Bruce's training abroad is revealed for the first time!

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tdten reviewed All-New X-Men #13 Jul 14, 2013
8.5

This continues to be a very solid series in my pull list. I am slowly getting more and more attached to the young X-men as they live in the future. This issue nor series is perfect, but consistently good nonetheless.

All-New X-Men #13

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Stuart Immonen
Released: Jun 26, 2013

The All-New X-Men find themselves face-to-face with the UNCANNY AVENGERS! Young Cyclops meets the adult version of the little brother he thought he may never see again.

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9.0

I usually avoid mini-series but I had the opportunity to read #1 for free and I loved it. So I bought #2 and will buy #3. This issue was very well done. I love the black and white art, which gives the story a "grounded" feel (if that makes sense). The human element of conflict and debate for the means of survival was well-written and believable. I am excited to finally see Golem in #3.

Breath of Bones: A Tale of the Golem #2

By: Steve Niles, Dave Wachter
Released: Jul 10, 2013

After rescuing an injured British pilot, the town must protect themselves and their secret from the Nazi occupiers. Using clay and mud from the river, they bring to life a giant monster to destroy those who would harm them.

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tdten dropped Savage Wolverine from their pull list Jul 14, 2013

Savage Wolverine

Wolverine awakes to find himself transported to the Savage Land and labeled public enemy number one! With no memory of how he got there, and Shanna the She-Devil his only ally, Logan must unravel the mystery that slumbers at the heart of the Savage Land before it finds a way to kill him first. This January, Wolverine is all brawls, babes, and brach...

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tdten reviewed Captain America #8 Jul 11, 2013
9.5

This series is truly underrated, in my opinion. Maybe it's just because I am a Cap fan, but I love the grit of this series and especially this issue. Remender's version of Cap is an instant favorite of mine. In this issue, he brings Cap down to his lowest point physically and then to an even lower point emotionally. Cap is known for fighting tooth and nail to the very end and this issue captures t more

Captain America #8

By: Rick Remender, John Romita Jr.
Released: Jun 26, 2013

THE MAIN EVENT! Steve Rogers has one chance to set any of this right! Broken, beaten and near dead he must defeat Zola or all is lost!Plus, the reveal of the year! A character you never expected reemerges.

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tdten reviewed Hawkeye Vol. 2 #11 Jun 30, 2013
9.5

Much like this issue did, I'll keep the words to a minimum: Loved it.

Hawkeye Vol. 2 #11

By: Matt Fraction, David Aja
Released: Jun 26, 2013

“Pizza is my Business” …before it’s too late for us. THE breakout character of 2012… becomes the breakout character of 2013... as PIZZA DOG gets his own issue.Literally… the entire issue… it’s all from the dog’s point-of-view.Pizza Dog gets hired to solve a crime -- the grizzly murder that shocked Team Hawkguy -- and the only thin...

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tdten reviewed Superman Unchained #1 Jun 14, 2013
9.5

Was slightly nervous that the hype around this book was too large to live up to, but after reading Superman Unchained #1, I am nervous no more. This will be a great issue for months as long as Snyder and Lee stay put. I loved being inside Superman's head along the way and I am already hooked on the plot. I can't wait to see Superman shaken to the core as Snyder's Batman was in his fantastic joker more

Superman Unchained #1

By: Scott Snyder, Jim Lee
Released: Jun 12, 2013

When thirteen satellites fall from the sky in one day, the logical suspect is Lex Luthor-even though he's still locked up in prison! But a stranger question remains: If Superman didn't stop the last satellite from falling, who did? There's an mystery hidden where even Superman can't see it-Can The Man of Steel drag a decades-old secret into the lig...

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tdten reviewed Savage Wolverine #6 Jun 12, 2013
6.0

I'm surprised the critics like this issue so much (so far), because I didn't enjoy it all that much. The art isn't my style, though it's not bad, and I miss the art from the previous arc. I also wanted to see more of the arc on savage land with Shana, but I guess that's over. I'm glad to see people like it, but again, not really for me.

Savage Wolverine #6

By: Zeb Wells, Joe Madureira
Released: Jun 12, 2013

NEW ARC STARTS HERE! (WOLVERINE + ELEKTRA + SPIDER-MAN) x (WELLS + MADUREIRA) - RULES = PAIN.

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tdten reviewed Avengers Arena #10 Jun 9, 2013
8.5

Another good issue with plenty of shock and suspense. Hopeless continues to do a good job at giving the characters their fair share of dialogue, which can be hard given such a big "cast." I don't read this title for the fantastic dialogue, just to be fairly entertained by each issue. So far, AA has done this and will keep reading until the fun stops.

Avengers Arena #10

By: Dennis Hopeless, Dave Johnson
Released: Jun 5, 2013

Nico’s valiant stand…against Sentinel?

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tdten reviewed Thor: God of Thunder #8 May 18, 2013
9.0

Godbomb is shaping up to be the best story arc of this title, which is saying a lot. I've yet to be disappointed by one issue thus far and #8 didn't let me down. We get a sense at how massive this bomb is and the absence of Gorr (for the most part) actually makes him seem more powerful as well. It seems appropriate that it will take three Thors to take down a villain as powerful as Gorr. This titl more

Thor: God of Thunder #8

By: Jason Aaron, Esad Ribic
Released: May 8, 2013

GODBOMB Part Two of Five

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tdten reviewed Avengers Arena #9 May 13, 2013
8.0

Though the dialogue wasn't great throughout, the ending delivered another big twist that I loved. I can always count on Arena to keep me entertained even if it's not the best written title out there.

Avengers Arena #9

By: Dennis Hopeless, Kev Walker
Released: May 8, 2013

SECRETS EXPLODE & ALLIANCES SHATTER IN "GAME ON" PART 2 OF 5!

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tdten reviewed Batman #20 May 11, 2013
8.0

It's tough to fill the shoes of your own great story arc, but Snyder kept me entertained for this short two-issue arc before Zero Year. Not great, but not by any means terrible. The art was great as always and I'm ready for Snyder to reach his potential again with Zero Year.

Batman #20

By: Scott Snyder, Jonathan Glapion
Released: May 8, 2013

A strange visitor comes to Gotham City when tragedy delivers the team-up youve been asking for since the start of The New 52!

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tdten reviewed Hawkeye Vol. 2 #10 May 8, 2013
9.0

Clearly different than what we were used to in the early issues (partly because of the artist change), but that's not a bad thing at all. Francavilla fills in well for the darker mood of this issue. Although the plot did not advance much further (it ends the same as #9), we are starting to see the formation of a much darker arc for this title. And I, for one, am excited. Still easily my favorite t more

Hawkeye Vol. 2 #10

By: Matt Fraction, Francesco Francavilla
Released: May 1, 2013

The most acclaimed new book of the year continues!Who pulled the trigger?Where have you seen him before? Have you seen him before? Maybe. But not like this.It’s murder, mayhem, and greasepaint make-up for the money, kids -- and that means playtime is over, Monsieur Hulot. Caw caw.

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tdten reviewed Thor: God of Thunder #7 May 2, 2013
9.0

Although this particular issue did not have as much action in store as other issues, it succeeded in setting up what I believe will be an epic story arc. I've thoroughly enjoyed this title and have become a huge Thor fan throughout. Gorr is a worthy villain and I hope to see the darkest of him by the end of the arc. With two Thors for the price of one and a villain I love to hate, this issue has g more

Thor: God of Thunder #7

By: Jason Aaron, Esad Ribic
Released: Apr 10, 2013

GODBOMB Part One of Five
Somewhere at the end of the time, all the gods of the universe are enslaved, working to build a machine that will forever change the face of creation.What is...the Godbomb? And what can Thor, the last free god in all the cosmos, do to stop it?

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tdten reviewed Uncanny Avengers #6 May 2, 2013
9.0

This is definitely my favorite UA issue so far. Arrogance has often been a flaw for Thor and it shows once again early in this issue. From this, Remender does a great job building up to the final battle where Thor strikes down Apocalypse with a seldom-used axe, Jarnbjorn. Even with the villain vanquished, the issue leaves readers with a foreshadow of doom in the near, or not-so near, future.

Uncanny Avengers #6

By: Rick Remender, Daniel Acuna
Released: Apr 10, 2013

The Apocalypse Twins part 1
New regular artist Daniel Acu?a joins just in time for Thor vs Apocalypse in the 11th Century! Wait until you see these two titans first meeting and first battle! The Avengers’ ancestors are being hunted and only a young Thor can save his future companions!And with Rama Tut and Kang pulling the strings, you know ...

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tdten added Age of Ultron to their pull list May 2, 2013

Age of Ultron

For years the heroes of the Marvel Universe have lived in fear that the artificial intelligence known as Ultron would one day evolve to fulfill its desire to wipe out all organic life and take over the Earth -- that day has arrived. This massive 10-part Marvel Universe-spanning event is brought to you by Eisner award-winning writer Brian Michael Be...

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tdten added Deadpool (2012) to their pull list May 2, 2013

Deadpool (2012)

Dead former United States presidents, from George Washington to Gerald Ford have been resurrected, and that??s BAD. The Marvel heroes can??t be the ones to stop them, someone is needed with the reputation, skills and plausible deniability to take out these com-monsters in chiefs...NOW! is the time for Deadpool? In Wade We Trust!

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tdten added Guardians of the Galaxy (2013) to their pull list May 2, 2013

Guardians of the Galaxy (2013)

There's a new rule in the galaxy: No one touches Earth! No one!! Why has Earth become the most important planet in the Galaxy? That's what the Guardians of the Galaxy are going to find out!! Join the brightest stars in the Marvel universe: Star Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket Raccoon, Groot and--wait for it--Iron-Man, as they embark upon one of the most...

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tdten added Earth 2 to their pull list May 2, 2013

Earth 2

• Who are the heroes of EARTH 2 – and what befell them?• Starring ALAN SCOTT, JAY GARRICK and many others!
• You may think you know Earth 2…but this is DC Comics – The New 52, where anything can happen!

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tdten added Cable and X-Force to their pull list May 2, 2013

Cable and X-Force

Cable is back! NOW! with a new X-Force at his side, he must tackle the threats that nobody else can know about. But just who are Cable's new recruits, and why is his team public enemy number one? Caught red-handed at the scene of a terrorist attack on a major American corporation whose CEO has expressed anti-mutant views, the X-Force is the run, wi...

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tdten added Avengers (2012) to their pull list May 2, 2013

Avengers (2012)

The greatest heroes in comics together on one unbeatable team! Now shipping twice a month, the Avengers “go large,” expanding their roster and their sphere of influence to a global and even interplanetary level. When Captain America puts out his call - who will answer? Big threats, big ideas, big idealism - these are the Avengers NOW!

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tdten added Avengers Arena to their pull list May 2, 2013

Avengers Arena

Trapped on an isolated island, 16 superhuman young adults (including cult faves like members of the Runaways, The Avengers Academy and Darkhawk) are given a chilling ultimatum by their demented captor: Fight or die…only one will walk out alive! Thus begins a primal battle that will test the skills, stamina and morals of each combatant. Welcome to...

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tdten dropped Uncanny Avengers from their pull list May 2, 2013

Uncanny Avengers

THIS IS IT! The greatest era of the Marvel Universe starts here! From the ashes of AvX an all-new, all-different Avengers assemble! Captain America begins his quest to create a sanctioned Avengers unit comprised of Avengers and X-Men, humans and mutants working together so why is Professor Xaviers dream more at risk than ever? The first attack of t...

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tdten added Batman (2011) to their pull list May 2, 2013

Batman (2011)

Be here for the start of a new era for The Dark Knight from writer Scott Snyder (AMERICAN VAMPIRE, BATMAN: GATES OF GOTHAM) and artist Greg Capullo (Spawn)! A series of brutal killings hints at an ancient conspiracy, and Batman learns that Gotham City is deadlier than he knew.

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tdten added Nova (2013) to their pull list May 2, 2013

Nova (2013)

The Human Rocket returns! You’ve followed him through the history making (and changing!) AvX and now the mystery of the all-new Nova are revealed in this breathtaking new ongoing by the best-selling, award winning team of Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness (RED HULK, Avengers X-Sanction). Sam Alexander is a kid bound by the gravity of a small town and a...

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tdten added Avengers Assemble to their pull list May 2, 2013

Avengers Assemble

• The Avengers Versus The *Brand-NewZodiac! • One Of The Greatest Avengers Villains Of All Time Gets Reinvented For The Modern Age Just In Time For The Blockbuster Movie Event Of The Summer! • A Perfect Jumping-On Point Featuring The Cast Of The Summer Blockbuster But In Marvel Universe Continuity!

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tdten added Thunderbolts (2012) to their pull list May 2, 2013

Thunderbolts (2012)

Red Hulk, Venom, Elektra, Deadpool, the Punisher. Forget the courts, the jails, the system - this team of Thunderbolts fights fire with fire, targeting the most dangerous and lethal players in the Marvel Universe with extreme prejudice. Led by General "Thunderbolt" Ross, AKA the Red Hulk, this hand-picked team of like-minded operatives is going to ...

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