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Absolution: Happy Kitty #1 (Avatar)

Rating: 4/5 – The origin of Absolution’s ass-kicking tween! If you read the series Absolution: Rubicon and enjoyed it you should pick up this one-shot detailing the early year’s of John Dusk’s “partner” Happy Kitty, a young girl whose enhancile … Continue reading

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Absolution: Rubicon #4 (Avatar)

Rating: 4.5/5 – What would REALLY happen if a super-villain went bad Absolution is the story of John Dusk, a hero with powers that allow him to manipulate solid light/energy (sort of like Green Lantern’s ring).  He started out in … Continue reading

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George R. R. Martin’s The Skin Trade #2 (Avatar)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Werewolf story wrapped inside a police procedural People are being killed and PI Randi Wade is investigating the crime.  The story takes place in a seedy city that shows the signs of decay from it’s former glory … Continue reading

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Absolution: Rubicon #1 (Avatar)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Gage Delivers Again! Absolution was one of my favorite mini-series when it debuted in 2009. Gage’s story of John Dusk, a police officer with super powers who crosses the line, was unbelievably powerful and quickly made its … Continue reading

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The Extinction Parade #1 (Avatar)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A good beginning, but what happens next? We’ve seen a LOT of zombie apocalypse stories over the past decade but Max Brooks takes this one in a different direction.  Brooks is best known for the zombie outbreak … Continue reading

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FCBD 2013: Absolution: The Beginning (Avatar)

3.5 / 5 – If you like violent books where the hero has to rise above the system to mete out lethal justice, check it out. Avatar has carved out a niche as home to the edgiest comics out in … Continue reading

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