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Joshua Black #1 ()
August 12, 2014 -

Joshua Black’s first issue is clearly on a slow-burn, but lacks any movement or the compelling hook that snags new readers into reading the second issue.

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7.6
Alex + Ada #8 ()
August 12, 2014 -

Jonathan Luna, Sarah Vaughn Image Comics 2014 In a medium where openly dystopian futures are the norm, Alex + Ada is… Read More »

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Asylum #1 ()
August 7, 2014 -

CREATED by John Carpenter, Thomas Ian Griffith, and Sandy King STORY BY Bruce Jones ART/COVER BY Leonardo Manco COLORS by Kinsuh Loh… Read More »

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Horror Block July 2014 ()
August 6, 2014 -

“The Pop Horror Subscription Box!”

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Night World #1 ()
August 5, 2014 -

Perhaps when both Artist and writer mature their craft a little I’ll be interested, but for now I’ll pass on Night World.

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Witchblade #177 ()
August 5, 2014 -

After reestablishing her connection with the Witchblade, Sara Pezzini and her deputy go searching for answers. This issue, entitled “Darkness on the Edge of Town: Part One,” tells the next chapter in her story.

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Ragnarök #1 ()
August 5, 2014 -

As far as first issues go, Ragnarök #1 gets more right than wrong and, in laying down a decent foundation upon which to build a sturdy ongoing plot, that’s more than enough to call this initial step a victorious one.

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Cyclops #3 ()
August 5, 2014 -

Greg Rucka, Russell Dauterman, Alexander Lozano Marvel Comics 2014 I’ve never been a terribly big Cyclops fan, and I don’t… Read More »

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Void Hardcover ()
August 5, 2014 -

Herik Hanna, Sean Phillips Titan Comics 2014 A giant prison space ship is badly damaged by a meteor storm. Things… Read More »

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Zombie Tramp (Ongoing) #1 ()
August 5, 2014 -

Dan Mendoza, TMChu Action Lab Entertainment 2014 A magical zombie hooker hitchhikes to Vegas and starts eating Johns, until she… Read More »

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Genius #1 ()
August 5, 2014 -

Between the strange premise and Afua Richardson’s artwork, I find myself intrigued and looking forward to another issue to see how this all plays out

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X-Men #17 ()
August 5, 2014 -

Brian Wood, Paco Diaz, Phil Briones, Paul Mounts Marvel Comics 2014 It’s the end of the line for The Future… Read More »

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Hawkeye #19 ()
August 5, 2014 -

Matt Fraction, David Aja, Matt Hollingsworth Marvel Comics 2014 Matt Fraction’s Hawkeye was the title that brought me back to… Read More »

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Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1 ()
August 5, 2014 -

“He made a cup of tea. He didn’t make silly remarks. Or condescend. Or judge. Or pity. Or act like he was the important one in the room. He just listened.”

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Reapers ()
August 3, 2014 -

In a futuristic, ghost-filled Chicago, only Reapers can collect souls and carry them to the Gateway and their eternal destination… or so they are told. Best-selling author, Bryan Davis, takes on the dystopian genre with his latest brainchild.

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Guardians of the Galaxy ()
August 2, 2014 -

Guardians of the Galaxy Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, David Batista Marvel Studios/Disney Pictures 2014 I gotta say that for five… Read More »

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300: Rise of An Empire ()
August 1, 2014 -

300: Rise of An Empire Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Lena Headey Warner Bros/Legendary Pictures 2014 300: Rise of an Empire… Read More »