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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IDW Ongoing Stopping at #105

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ongoing artist Sophie Campbell to stop production on the series as of issue #105 by IDW. The artist/writer posted to Twitter that once the art is done on the issue, that is it. The series has seen issues #106 and #107 solicited, but like everything else in the industry right now […]


Red Sonja's Life Saved by the Shutdown? Killing Red Sonja #1 Preview

Killing Red Sonja #1 is in stores tomorrow. Well, it was supposed to be in stores tomorrow. It might already be in stores today. Or your store may be closed. It's chaos thanks to the industry shutdown and nobody knows what will happen. But while this doesn't look good for anyone in the comics industry, […]

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X-Men Go Back to School in Giant-Size X-Men: Nightcrawler #1 [Preview]

Nightcrawler is the latest X-Man to be featured in his own Giant-Size X-Men issue, part of a series of one-shots that would be a mini-series if mini-series didn't have the severe disadvantage of sequential numbering, rather than the lucrative all-number-one issues of the one-shot setup. And with the economy tanking thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, […]


Diana Will Fight to Bring Gay Marriage to Almerac in Wonder Woman #754

Wonder Woman has only been living in Boston for a few issues, but she already has an unexpected houseguest in this preview of Wonder Woman #754. It's Princess Maxima of Almerac, and she knows how to make an entrance. Maxima needs Wonder Woman's help fighting the Patriarchy. Maxima doesn't want to marry a king. She […]


The Quarantine Comes to Legion of Super-Heroes #5 [Preview]

As more and more states implement full lockdowns to combat the coronavirus pandemic, it seems like the entire United States will soon be ordered to stay at home. But has the pandemic reached all the way to the 32nd century? That seems to be the case in this preview of Legion of Super-Heroes #5. As […]

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Captain Marvel Won't Mind Her Own Business in Star #3 [Preview]

Star #3 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, and we've got a preview below. Star is hanging out with the Scarlet Witch, which is always a dangerous prospect. Two reality-altering superbeings, combined with the Scarlet Witch's retcon-propensity. Anything can happen! But mostly, Wanda is just here to help. And maybe to engage in […]


Can Justice League Dark #21 Convince John Constantine to Quit Smoking?

Is this a preview of Justice League Dark #21, or one of those preachy anti-smoking ads?   The preview begins with a flashback. A flashback with naughty smoking. Of a cigarette! And look at the consequences! Meanwhile, Zatanna chills with John Constantine, another filthy smoker. They're looking through the rot. The rot of lung cancer? […]

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Wolverine Doing What He Does Best in Wolverine #2 [Preview]

Wolverine is said to be the best he is at what he does. Well, he's actually the one who says that. It's kind of like when Donald Trump says that "a lot of people say" something. He means himself. In any case, Wolverine, the Donald Trump of X-Men, is the self-proclaimed best he is at […]


Wonder Woman Finds an Experimental Cure for Infection in Supergirl #40

Supergirl #40 is in stores from DC Comics next week, finally concluding a storyline which as taken on an entirely new connotation in the world of coronavirus pandemic. Supergirl is infected with something worse than the coronavirus: the stupidity of the dumbest character ever created in comics, The Batman Who Laughs. Wonder Woman is doing […]

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Hellions #1 Preview: Havok Has No Patience for Marvel's Love of Sequels

There's nothing Marvel loves more than a good sequel. Well, okay, maybe a few things. Excessive variant covers. Endless super-mega-crossover events. #1 issue relaunches. But sequels (a kind term for "rehashes) to beloved storylines is definitely in the top five. Unfortunately, as seen in this preview of Hellions #1, launching next week, not everyone is […]


Two-Face Cleans up Gotham City in Detective Comics #1021 [Preview]

For decades, Batman has been waging a war on crime in Gotham City, a war which consists primarily of dressing up as a bat and beating the crap out of mentally ill criminals. But is there a more effective way? While Batman continues his usual dark and brooding quest in Detective Comics #1021, Two-Face has […]

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What About Gog's Point of View? Amazing Spider-Man #42 [Preview]

Amazing Spider-Man #42 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, as the greatest buddy team-up in comics at the moment continues. Spider-Man is working with his longtime nemesis, and current roommate, Boomerang, to gather fragments of the Lifeline Tablet. But this video game quest come to life has hit a bit of a snag […]


Superman Gets What He Deserves in Action Comics #1021 [Preview]

Action Comics #1021 is in stores from DC Comics next week, the conclusion of this latest story arc which sees Superman at the Mercy of Lex Luthor and Leviathan. The Legion of Doom have defeated the Justice League and Young Justice, and they've got Superman on the ropes as well. And Lex Luthor and his […]

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Playing for Keeps in X-Men/Fantastic Four #3 [Preview]

X-Men/Fantastic Four #3 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, the penultimate issue of this crossover which will see Franklin Richards making a "momentous decision," according to the solicits. But before we get to that, the X-Men are still pretty pissed off about the Fantastic Four spying on them in Krakoa last issue, and […]

Stuck in the Middle with Brood in X-Men #9 [Preview]

Stuck in the Middle with Brood in X-Men #9 [Preview]

The X-Men are not practicing good social distancing in this preview of X-Men #9, in stores from Marvel Comics next week. While the rest of the world hunkers down at home to flatten the curve of the coronavirus, Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Vulcan, and Broo have done the exact opposite, gathering together in a spaceship and […]

Jane Foster: Valkyrie #9 [Preview]

Thor Gets his Butt Kicked in Jane Foster: Valkyrie #9 [Preview]

Last issue, Valkyrie found herself in a team-up-gone-bad when stupid ass Thor had to go and touch the anti-life… …transforming him into evil Thor! Oh no! Now Valkyrie must kick his ass if she hopes to survive… but she's not sure she wants to! Of course, Thor doesn't seem to be giving her much of […]

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Jim Gordon Lies to Children in Time of Crisis in DCeased: Unkillables #2 [Peeview]

This week's DCeased: Unkillables #2 gives us an answer to the question: what would Gotham's police commissioner do if faced by the coronavirus pandemic? As we see in this preview, Jim Gordan and Jason Todd are watching over a room where infected people are quarantined. But when a message comes over the radio inviting refugees […]