Welcome to Two-Headed Nerd #537: Hard, Thick Blacks! This week, we discuss a slew of pre-Comic-Con announcements from DC, Tom Scioli’s upcoming Fantastic Four: Grand Design, and confirmation of Taika Waititi returning for another Thor film.
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Joe’s Main Review:
- Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #1 from DC Comics by Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber
Matt’s Main Review:
- Vampirella #1 from Dynamite Entertainment by Christopher Priest and Ergun Gunduz
Joe’s Ludicrous Speed Reviews:
- Age of X-Man Omega (Marvel)
- X-Force #10 (Marvel)
- Loki #1 (Marvel)
- Collapser #1 (DC/Young Animal)
Matt’s Ludicrous Speed Reviews:
- The Orville #1 (Dark Horse)
- Resonant #1 (Vault)
- Blade Runner 2019 #1 (Titan)
- The Quiet Kind One-Shot (Dark Horse)
Picks for next week:
- Joe: House of X #1 from Marvel Comics by Jonathan Hickman and Pepe Larraz
- Matt: Valkyrie: Jane Foster #1 from Marvel Comics by Jason Aaron and Cafu
Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:
They Called Us Enemy GN from IDW/Top Shelf by George Takei, Harmony Becker, and Various
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