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PunisherMax #11 by Jason Aaron, Steve Dillon and Dave Johnson Marvel Liz says: This is the best Punisher series since Garth Ennis departed from his ongoing run several years ago, if not the best Marvel title on the shelf.  Jason…

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Herculian #1 by Erik Larsen Image Taylor says: I like big comics. All comics should be printed on this lusciously thick, stiff card-stock type stuff, and at this size if not bigger. That said, this is also a good comic.…

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X-men Legacy #245 by Mike Carey, Clay Mann and Jay Leisten Marvel Taylor says: I’m not a die-hard X-Men fan, so for me to pick this title something has to be very special about this issue, right? Two things, actually.…

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Uncanny X-Force #5 by Rick Remender and Esad Ribic Marvel Taylor says: Knowing nothing really about Fantomex, but liking him for his ‘get it done’ attitude in #4, I loved this issue’s  fleshing out of his background. The Deathloks are…

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X-factor #215 by Peter David, Emanuela Lupacchino and David Yardin Marvel Chris says: I was originally leaning towards another book, then I read this issue of X-Factor and knew I had to change my pick. Peter David has been quietly…

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Daytripper by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba Vertigo Liz says: Daytripper is the story of man named Bras, told in dreamlike chapters that focus on the moments of regret, love and beauty that make up our most significant inner thoughts…

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Northlanders #36: Girl in the Ice pt. 2 by Brian Wood, Becky Cloonan and Massimo Carnevale Vertigo Karl says: A bleak and tragic tale in the snowy wasters of Iceland comes to a bitter end. Gorgeous Becky Cloonan art brings Wood’s…

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Suicide Forest #2 by El Torres and Gabriel Hernandez IDW Liz says: It’s a rare treat to pick up a horror comic as genuinely creepy as this. Without resorting to buckets of gore for shock value, the thrill is in…