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Phil’s Reviews: Stuff I Bought #390

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The Clone Conspiracy #1 (of 5) — Writer: Dan Slott;  Pencils: Jim Cheung;  Inks: John Dell;  Colors: Justin Ponsor Mosaic #1 — Writer: Geoffrey Thorne;  Art: Khary Randolph;  Colors: Emilio Lopez Solo #1 — Writers: Gerry Duggan and Geoffrey Thorne;  Art: Paco Diaz;  Colors: Israel Silva The Great Lakes Avengers #1 — Writer: Zac Gorman;  Art: Will Robson;  Colors: Tamra Bonvillain Of the Marvel debuts this week, Clone Conspiracy is probably the most-anticipated; the Amazing Spider-Man comic has been building up to it for months now. Basically, Spidey’s old enemy, the Jackal, has perfected a way of bringing people back … Continue reading

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Phil’s Reviews: Stuff I Bought #389

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Champions #1 — Writer: Mark Waid;  Pencils: Humberto Ramos;  Inks: Victor Olazaba;  Colors: Edgar Delgado Jessica Jones #1 — Writer: Brian Michael Bendis;  Art: Michael Gaydos;  Colors: Matt Hollingsworth Cage! #1 (of 4) — Writer/Penciller: Genndy Tartakovsky;  Inks: Stephen DeStefano;  Colors: Scott Wills Death of X #1 (of 4) — Writers: Jeff Lemire and Charles Soule;  Art: Aaron Kuder;  Colors: Morry Hollowell Of the Marvel debuts this week, Champions has gotten the biggest push, with its top-tier creative team and  diverse young social-justice-warrior cast. Waid’s been writing the core three — Ms. Marvel, the Miles Morales Spider-Man, and Nova — … Continue reading

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Phil’s Reviews: Stuff I Bought #388

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Doctor Strange Annual #1 — Writer: Kathryn Immonen;  Art: Leonardo Romero;  Colors: Jordie Bellaire Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #11 — Writers: Amy Reeder and Brandon Montclare;  Art: Natacha Bustos;  Colors: Tamra Bonvillain Lots and lots of comics this week — almost thirty, and I pruned at least a half-dozen more — so let’s jump in, starting with the two Marvel books that aren’t Civil War II related. Doctor Strange Annual features the return of Clea, the other-dimensional sorceress who’s also Doc’s wife. They’ve had a star-crossed relationship, and are currently separated (she hasn’t been around during the latest incarnation … Continue reading

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Phil’s Reviews: Stuff I Bought #387

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Civil War II #5 (of 8) — Writer: Brian Michael Bendis;  Art: David Marquez;  Art Assist: Sean Izaakse;  Colors: Justin Ponsor Patsy Walker, A.K.A. Hellcat #10 — Writer: Kate Leth;  Art: Brittney Williams;  Colors: Megan Wilson The Mighty Thor #11 — Writer: Jason Aaron;  Art: Russell Dauterman;  Colors: Matthew Wilson The Vision #11 (of 12) — Writer: Tom King;  Art: Gabriel Hernandez Walta;  Colors: Jordie Bellaire Amazing Spider-Man #18 — Writer: Dan Slot;  Pencils: R. B. Silva;  Inks: Adriano di Benedetto; Colors: Marte Gracia The Punisher #5 — Writer: Becky Cloonan;  Art: Steve Dillon;  Colors: Frank Martin International Iron Man … Continue reading

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Phil’s Reviews: Stuff I Bought #386

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Black Panther #6 — Writer: Ta-Nehisi Coates;  Pencils: Chris Sprouse;  Inks: Karl Story;  Colors: Laura Martin Scarlet Witch #10 — Writer: James Robinson;  Art: Kei Zama;  Colors: Ian Herring Spider-Man #8 — Writer: Brian Michael Bendis;  Art: Nico Leon;  Colors: Marte Gracia Only a couple of Marvel books to note this time — after a few light weeks, the DC “Rebirth” issues are back to sucking all the oxygen out of the room. Black Panther is probably Coates’s best issue yet, because it’s reached that turn-around point where, after the hero has been beaten down and seemingly lost his way, … Continue reading

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