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Suicide Squad, Volume 3: From the Ashes (Suicide Squad Raise the Flag miniseries)

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Suicide Squad: From the Ashes Originally published in single magazin form as Suicide Squad: raise the flag #1-8. Full description
Paperback, 192 pages
Published September 2nd 2008 by DC Comics
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Gonzalo Oyanedel
El retorno de Ostrander a uno de sus títulos más destacados se tradujo en una potente miniserie donde los criminales reclutados por Amanda Waller emprenden una enésima misión para rebajar condenas. Caras conocidas y varios nuevos en una historia no exenta de acción, tiempo de prestado y el trance concentrado que ya se vio en la serie continuada. Muy recomendable.
Logan
#10 of The 2015 Reading Challenge. Also reviewed in more detail hear: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BsUk3...

This has got to be one of the most slow moving, most boring books i have ever read!
Jonathan
With From the Ashes Ostrander updates his idea of villains turned government operatives (think: the Dirty Dozen) in a tale that bashes big corporate warmongers with thinly veiled political overtones (that simultaneously don't come off as heavy handed).

Fans of the original series from the 1980's won't find anything new here, but they won't be disapointed either. Ostrander stays on top of his game creating a veritible lair of asps and throwing the characters into it face first. What follows is a m
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John-Philip
Nice read. Found it on a top-list of Suicide Squad comics as I've been curious since the announcement that there would be a movie. Didn't get hooked though.
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Craig
This is a nice return to a concept that was genius. Why did I only give it 3 stars, then? Well, the characters simply could not be developed in a mini the way they were in the regular title. And why hasn't DC followed up on this mini-series yet...?
Guy Byars
Great concept, terrible execution in pacing and stuffy writing that kept me wincing. Definitely the worst major-market graphic novel I've read, which given the potential of the source material evinces tragic disdain.
John Yelverton
Decent book, but it was far from spectacular or worth writing home about.
Kerry
not as good as I'd hoped
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John Ostrander is an American writer of comic books. He is best known for his work on Suicide Squad, Grimjack and Star Wars: Legacy, series he helped create.

Originally an actor in a Chicago theatre company, Ostrander moved into writing comics in 1983. His first published works were stories about the character "Sargon, Mistress of War", who appeared the First Comics series Warp!, based on a series
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