Gene Luen Yang takes over The Terrifics in this exclusive preview

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Gene Luen Yang replacing writer Jeff Lemire is a surprising twist for The Terrifics, a book that could have easily died with the departure of its key creator. After the conclusion of The Silencer in June, The Terrifics will be the last surviving series of DC’s “New Age of Heroes” initiative, launching “artist-driven”…

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Zenzi unleashes her deadly power in this Black Panther #11 exclusive

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The current Black Panther title is a fascinating sci-fi remix of Wakandan concepts and characters, taking readers away from Earth as T’Challa finds himself in the middle of an intergalactic war with no memory of his past. He’s surrounded by new versions of significant figures from his past, and he’s getting closer to…

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Beauty hides gruesome horror in this When I Arrived At The Castle exclusive

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Cartoonist Emily Carroll is a master of imbuing beautiful images with terrifying menace, using a graceful line and luxurious design sensibility to lure readers into stories that highlight the darker aspects of humanity. Carroll’s new Koyama Press graphic novella, When I Arrived At The Castle, spotlights this skill as…

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Kamala Khan suffers a devastating loss in this Magnificent Ms. Marvel #2 exclusive

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Given that she’s a teenager still living at home, Kamala Khan has had to deal with a lot of parental drama during her time as the superhero Ms. Marvel. A big part of that drama is her secret identity, and while she told her mother about her alter ego when they thought the world was ending, Kamala still hasn’t told her…

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Travel back to an eccentric period of comics in this Bronze Age Boogie exclusive

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The Bronze Age of comics, typically considered the early ’70s through the mid ’80s, was a fascinating period that saw superheroes evolving while pulp genres regained popularity. Books like Conan The Barbarian, Master Of Kung Fu, and Swamp Thing brought epic fantasy, dynamic martial arts, and chilling horror to…

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This Assassin Nation #2 exclusive takes a trip down murderous memory lane

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Image Comics’ new series, Assassin Nation, debuted with guns blazing, introducing 20 of the world’s top killers and pitting them against each other in a bloody firefight. Written by Kyle Starks with art by Erica Henderson and letters by Deron Bennett, this comedy-infused action series is brimming with personality to…

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Catwoman plots a Chinatown robbery in this exclusive preview

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After leaving behind Gotham City and her former fiancée, Bruce Wayne, Selina Kyle established a new base of operations in the town of Villa Hermosa, surrounding herself with new allies and enemies. This week’s issue of Catwoman devotes some extra time to how Selina interacts with the criminal element in her city,…

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Jeff Lemire looks back and pushes forward in this Frogcatchers first look

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Jeff Lemire is one of the most prolific creators in comics, regularly debuting new creator-owned series while also doing work-for-hire projects for publishers like DC, Marvel, and Valiant. Most of those books have Lemire solely in the writer’s seat, but he still finds time to develop comics where he gets to flex his…

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Bruce Banner reconnects with his wife in this Immortal Hulk #14 exclusive

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Bruce Banner just escaped literal hell and he’s in desperate need of comfort. His time in the underworld has given him a new perspective on life, compelling him to reach out to his estranged wife, Betty, and restore their broken relationship. The Immortal Hulk continues to be one of the best comics on stands, with…

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Black Panther Vs. Deadpool enters its final round in this exclusive preview

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Marvel has been pitting Deadpool against different heroes for years in assorted Vs. miniseries, but the publisher has discovered an especially rewarding character dynamic in Black Panther Vs. Deadpool, which contrasts the king of Wakanda’s stoic personality with Deadpool wacky, uncontrollable energy. Written by former

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