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Gangster Ass Barista #1, Black Mask Entertainment Writer: Pat ShandArtist: Renzo Rodriguez Gangster Ass Barista takes place in the same universe as Destiny, NY from Black Mask Entertainment and the same creative team, but that should not stop you from reading this fun, first issue! The main character, Trinity, is trying to escape her past life of crime and to do that she has to work as a barista at a coffee shop to make some money. However, some of the customers start to trigger her nerves and she has to stay calm but at the same time keep her...

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Tales From Earth 6: A Celebration of Stan Lee, DC Comics Writers: Michael Uslan, Mark Waid, Stephanie Williams, Becky Cloonan, Michael W. Conrad, Kenny Porter, Collin Kelly, Jackson Lanzing, Zac Thompson, Meghan Fitzmartin, Steve Orlando and Jerry Ordway. Artists: Lee Weeks, Kevin Maguire, Belen Ortega, Pablo M. Collar, Karl Mostert, Juan Ferreyra, Hayden Sherman, Anthony Marques, Max Dunbar and Jerry Ordway.  In celebration of what would be Stan Lee's 100th birthday, DC Comics harkens back to 2001, when they released a series of books called "Just Imagine...," which paired industry icon Stan Lee and a superstar artist together reimagining the...

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Darkland #1, Scout Comics Writer: Nicholas Black Artist: Serg Acuna Set in the future, Darkland tells the tale of a convict released by a governing group, called The Covenant, as part of a new Domestic Marshals program. In exchange for her freedom, and having her record cleared, Audrey is to find and bring in a young girl named Rose, last seen near the border of the eastern frontier. The attention from The Covenant has attracted other forces, including a resistance movement of sorts. A bandaged man named Enoch lets a woman named Izabel know that Rose, long thought dead, is...

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Miles Morales: Spider-Man #1, Marvel Comics Writer: Cody Ziglar Artist: Federico Vicentini Good 'ol Marvel. Something's never change, and here we are with yet another renumbered title. Miles Morales gets a spiffy new volume, and things pick up with Miles feeling a little rundown and low. Having gone through a lot recently, Miles is feeling stressed and gets himself in trouble with violating the Powers Act, and then gets himself suspended at school. After talking with is parents, Miles realizes he needs to sort thing out and recenter himself. But after nearly beating the Bumbler to death, Miles discovers his anger...

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Spider-Men: Double Trouble #1, Marvel Comics Writers: Mariko Tamaki and Vita Ayala Artist: Gurihiru A light-hearted take on Spider-Man, featuring both Peter Parker and Miles Morales, Double Trouble is both very cute, and a lot of fun. After a funny scenario, where Venom is still living with Peter, and seems to steal toast and do odd experiments that cause bad smells, Peter takes Miles out for what he calls "take your sidekick to work day." A fun argument ensues about the idea of a sidekick day and whether or not Miles is in fact the sidekick or not (Miles thinks...

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