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Final Crisis
3.36
I'd heard many, many talks, interviews, debates, etc. about "Final Crisis" before I'd read it.

I've heard somewhere that it split all of comic book fan
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Nov 04, 2014
Aug 13, 2012
 
Batman and Robin, Vol. 1: Born to Kill
4.14
So Batman and Robin made it to The New 52. That's good news. The placement of Bruce Wayne's son Damian Wayne as Robin was one of my favorite things as ...more
Apr 07, 2014
Aug 24, 2012
 
Sweet Tooth, Vol. 3: Animal Armies
4.14
Jeff Lemire continues to etch his work onto my consciousness and perhaps become a new favorite of mine with this, the third volume of Sweet Tooth, a s ...more
Sep 02, 2013
Sep 02, 2013
 
From Hell
4.15
So I'll begin my review of this magnificent work with a portion of the Twitter post I did upon finishing it:

Wow. Just... Wow.

This book has utterly blo
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Feb 22, 2011
Jan 29, 2011
 
Fantastic Four: 1234
3.44
Still following Mr Patrick Meaney's writings of "Grant Morrison: The Day-Glo Years" at sequart.org, I decided to pick this one up and read it, since h ...more
Jul 26, 2012
Jul 26, 2012
 
Superman: Secret Identity
4.20
This one's a really great Superman story.

Except is really isn't a Superman story... Or is it?

It begins by introducing us to a young boy living in Ka
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Jun 16, 2013
Jun 15, 2013
 
Batman and Robin: Batman and Robin Must Die!
4.11
This chapter is a very pivotal one in writer Grant Morrison's run on the Batman titles.

We see essence of Morrison's (and the involved artists') terrif
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Mar 26, 2014
Aug 18, 2012
 
New X-Men, Vol. 3: New Worlds
3.86
What was a fantastic run by Morrison hits just a BIT of a lull in this volume.

I mean, it's still good. We've got the admirable, peaceful, and enigmati
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Jan 16, 2010
Jan 14, 2010
 
Doom Patrol, Vol. 1: Crawling from the Wreckage
4.07
So, this was my first time reading any sort of Doom Patrol, but more importantly the first volume of GRANT MORRISON'S Doom Patrol.

Like in Animal Man,
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Mar 14, 2011
Mar 13, 2011
 
The Invincible Iron Man, Vol. 1: The Five Nightmares
4.09
When deciding to read some Iron Man books after Robert Downey, Jr. knocked the character out of the park in the Avengers-related films, I went to one ...more
Jun 07, 2012
May 31, 2012
 
Batman: Gothic
3.76
As I continue my reading of the works featured in the book "Grant Morrison: The Early Years" and the study of Morrison's work itself, we come to "Batm ...more
Feb 05, 2014
Mar 09, 2011
 
Batman R.I.P.
3.74
Batman: R.I.P....

Who is the Black Glove?

What is the secret behind the Joker's ever-flowing, twisted rhetoric?

Should Bruce really be entrusting this mu
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Mar 10, 2014
Aug 11, 2012
 
The Invisibles, Vol. 5: Counting to None
4.22
Here we are: the fifth graphic novel of the series and the second foray into Volume Two of the series. This book keeps up the "blockbuster" feel of th ...more
Jan 29, 2014
Jan 05, 2009
 
Batman: Time and the Batman
3.59
Here we go.

This is the book that's gonna tie all the loose ends up for you if you've been reading "Batman: R.I.P." and "Final Crisis". It's essential
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Mar 27, 2014
Aug 15, 2012
 
Batman and Robin, Vol. 1: Batman Reborn
4.06
Here we are.

Well into writer Grant Morrison's Batman run, if you've been reading from the beginning, and at a fresh new era, regardless.

Following the
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Mar 18, 2014
Aug 15, 2012
 
Batman: The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul
3.71
I tackled this book on my read through Grant Morrison's run on the Batman title. While many fans don't actually list it in the bibliography of reading ...more
Mar 04, 2014
Aug 09, 2012
 
Batman: Year One
4.22
I'd been reading a lot of Batman lately when I realized I'd not taken on one of the more acclaimed origin stories of the Caped Crusader. Frank Miller' ...more
May 16, 2013
May 14, 2013
 
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
4.25
"I don't think it's as great as everyone says it is, but still good..."

This was what I said about "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns" when I read it the
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May 23, 2013
Jan 05, 2009
 
The Invisibles, Vol. 6: Kissing Mister Quimper
4.26
This book is the sixth graphic novel in the series and the final book of Volume Two of the series.

This sixth book and Volume Two as a whole had a whol
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Jan 30, 2014
Jan 05, 2009
 
Batman: The Man Who Laughs SC
4.09
"Batman: The Man Who Laughs" should have been called "Batman, a Volume by Ed Brubaker" or something. It did contain the one-shot "Batman: The Man Who ...more
not set
Aug 20, 2013
 
Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne
3.48
There are those, like with many of the books of Grant Morrison's Batman run, that think this book is pretty good. There are those who hate what he's d ...more
Apr 02, 2014
Aug 19, 2012
 
Batman and Son
3.83
The first part of Morrison's already legendary Batman run includes a Joker story the likes of which you've never seen...

*The rest of this review is ad
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Mar 03, 2014
Jan 05, 2009
 
Superman: Last Son
3.87
This collection, in what is sort of a stand alone mini series by Geoff Johns and Richard Donner (which just happened to intermittently take over the p ...more
Mar 05, 2012
Mar 04, 2012
 
The Invincible Iron Man: Extremis
4.08
Despite being a comic book geek for over twenty years now, I've never really gotten into any Iron Man book or read the character with and consistency ...more
May 31, 2012
May 30, 2012
 
Planetary, Vol. 1: All Over the World and Other Stories
4.22
What do Tarzan, Godzilla, The Spectre, Chinese action films, The Fantastic Four, and The Hulk all have in common? Planetary. That's what...

The "high c
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Oct 26, 2011
May 24, 2010
 
The Invisibles, Vol. 4: Bloody Hell in America
4.18
Here we are, trade paperback number four and the first installment in the second volume of "The Invisibles".

This book was more of the same greatness t
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Jan 28, 2014
Jan 05, 2009
 
Planetary, Vol. 2: The Fourth Man
4.38
Wow.

What Ellis began in the first book of "Planetary", he digs us in deeper in this one.

The concept of paying tribute to all kinds of things from 100
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Oct 30, 2011
May 27, 2010
 
Ultimate Spider-Man, Vol. 4: Legacy
4.04
Though I'm not as well-versed AT ALL with Spider-Man as I am with some other superheroes, I've been making a huge effort to get there lately.

I've had
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May 07, 2014
May 07, 2014
 
The Walking Dead, Vol. 06: This Sorrowful Life
4.33
Just when you thought it couldn't get any more shocking or visceral, writer Robert Kirkman ups the ante on this series.

Again, as in the past few volum
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Oct 28, 2010
Oct 20, 2010
 
Planetary, Vol. 4: Spacetime Archaeology
4.46
Wow... What a series...

Ellis continues to put together a stellar series in this one and despite what some say, I really couldn't think of a better way
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Nov 02, 2011
Jun 14, 2010
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