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Super battle! 0

 SynopsisKyle is about to die when SUPERMAN comes to his rescue. While supes tangles with Mongul. Kyle is roused by Alex and jumps right back into the fight, only to be tossed away like so much trash. Supes and mongul continue to battle as Alex worries for Kyle. Kyle jumps back in the fight again and send Mongul flying. While the trio fights Supes wants to know who Kyle is, Kyle says GL obviously, supes says not the one I know. They banter about Mongul and his mad on for GL the old one. Supes sa...

11 out of 11 found this review helpful.

beach battle! 0

 SynopsisKyle and Alex are on the beach so she can take some pictures of him for the press, to get his identity and profile out there. This of course boosts both their career; his heroing and her photography. Once that’s done they decide to check out what the ring can really do, he test out his flying then tries to create something he has intimate knowledge of….he creates Alex in a very revealing swimsuit, much to her chagrin (lol). She asks if the ring has the same energy as last time h...

14 out of 14 found this review helpful.

Bold new era 0

 SynopsisIt’s the aftermath of Kyle getting the ring, so he hops over to his girlfriend house to tell her the big news. They reconcile their differences, having broken up a week before because of Kyle’s apparent irresponsibility. She props him up on the couch as the bedroom is still off limits and they sleep. In the morning she wakes up first grabs her camera and gets a radio beat on a villain who’s stolen some electrical armor from Star labs. She rouses Kyle and they take off. Once their she te...

12 out of 12 found this review helpful.

Parllax Rising 0

 Synopsis Hal and sinestro face of with the fate all Oa itself and the central battery at risk. Sinestro convinces Hal to discard the extra rings so they can settle this man to man. Hal accepts and they duel as the Guardians watch on. They seem evenly matched  as Sinestro taunts Jordan that he “sinestro” was the greatest green lantern the world universe had ever seen, how the guardians begged him to mold Jordan into a semblance of him though Jordan was never worthy then and not now. All thi...

17 out of 17 found this review helpful.

Rage! 0

 Synopsis Hal Jordan once the greatest green lantern is full of rage as he flies off toward the planet Oa. As he gets closer he’s confronted by a series of lanterns, from Kehaan and Laira to Tomar Tu, Hannu, Jack T chance, Boodika and even Kilowag. With each fight his rage increases as he thinks about all he’s given to the corps, to the guardians and to the galaxy as a whole and all he has to show for it is a charred piece of land where his “life” once stood.  He also adds each defeated Lan...

14 out of 14 found this review helpful.

Memories 0

SynopsisCoast city has been vaporized, not nothing more than a rather large hole or charred sand. Hal is there, grieving, thinking about why his city was destroyed and thinking of all his life has been and how all of it is tied into this city….now a simple hole.   Unbearable loss He uses his ring to recreate coast city and speaks with his dad and mom and even his very first girlfriend. Alas the people were not truly reborn but simple manifestations of his battered Psyche. Just as his father is...

14 out of 14 found this review helpful.

Setting things right 0

 Synopsis Hal battles Parallax in defense of Kyle, Parallax pleads with Hal to return to his time so that he can ensure his  creation, Hal refuses and lashes out with his powers. He apparently defeats Parallax and rushes to Kyle’s side. Parallax then teleports them all through time right to a second before coast city was destroyed. He shows Hal the bombs descending as they walk through coast city as time stands still. Hal is scared of becoming parallax thus he continues to refuse to go back...

17 out of 17 found this review helpful.

Finding Myself 0

Synopsis  Kyle arrives at warriors, the green lantern lounge to find it in shambles. He finds a beat up Guy and John who tell him parallax destroyed the place looking for his younger self. We flash back to what happened earlier with Parallax fighting John and Guy, guy uses his Vuldarian power and John those strange bursts of green energy. Guy saves John when he realizes that Young Hal and Parallax are two different people as strange as that sounds, he tells parallax where where to find himself a...

15 out of 15 found this review helpful.

Blackest Night 0 0

With Blackest night coming to a close soon, i thought is was fitting that I reviewed Nekron's first attempt on the universe by using dead GL's as his slaves. I give you Kyle vs Nekrons green lantern Corpses :)  Synopsis  Our hero is flying and thinking about simple times when he wasn't green lantern, a time when he was in love with Alex. His thoughts are interrupted by an explosion and fire, he rescues the people and is in turn rescued by a green lantern......its not time lost Hal its his predec...

13 out of 13 found this review helpful.

Male Bonding 0

Synopsis  Young Hal and Green Arrow Connor hawk bond over their capture by the Eden corps, a bunch of Hippie tree hungers who incidentally had killed Connor's dad, Oliver Queen. One of their captors is Hal's old military test pilot buddy, now turned mercenary named Hardy. We learn why a big shot pilot like Hal ended up working for Feris aircraft after he was honorably discharged from the military test pilot gig because hardy tried to steal their plane and it crashed, he disappeared and Hal was u...

15 out of 15 found this review helpful.

Revelations 0

 Synopsis  It's the aftermath of Hal getting swept into the future along with Kyle. Young Hal is very excited for  what the future will bring, Kyle of course is very somber. He cant find a way to break the "news" to Hal. While Kyle tries to find words to tell his friend about his future/fate, Hal decides to see what his beloved coast city looks like in the "future". He is shocked when he arrives to nothing........no city...just vacant land.    Hal completely freaks out at the realization that...

20 out of 20 found this review helpful.

The Return 0

Rant  When I initially came to CV I intended to review every issue of Joe Kelly and Steve Seagle’srun of x-men, it was and still is underrated and often forgotten. Now I’ve finally completed that mandate (yay) . From X-men#67-79 and Uncanny #351-359  and Marrow fans have my continued x-men coverage of her entire run while an X-man (that’s ongoing lol) Kyle Fans I’m still covering his run I just wanted to complete my initial MO. Now the review!SummarySomeone is recruiting Mutants on the eve of th...

11 out of 11 found this review helpful.

Anticlimax personified! 0

  Quote: “Again with the die fighting?” an annoyed CeciliaSynopsis: Our story opens with Iceman, Cecilia Reyes, Marrow and Sabra rushing across the ocean on Bobby’s ice sled. ( really cool moment if I do say so myself). We then get a recap of how they escaped after that cliffhanger last issue. Sabra, to clear their escape drops a building on them and Bobby barely saves their lives before she reveals her self and promptly commandeers our heroes. Bobby not wanting a confrontation (and probably ou...

8 out of 8 found this review helpful.

Im not a monster 0

  Quote:  Callisto:- “light to you young morlock” Marrow- “light to you Callisto” Synopsis: This issue centers on tying up loose ends that marvel isn’t interested in and setting up what’s to follow….with that out of the way lets get into it. Marrow (the star of this issue) is having another big tiff with Storm the goddess or weather/incompetent leader. Just as things escalate a healed Callisto shows up scolding Marrow‘s manners to her leader, Marrow is overjoyed that Cal has co...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.

the cure 0

  Quote: Mystique to Rogue- "Race traitor! To even consider this genocide is--"  Synopsis:The day has finally arrived, it’s time for Rogue’s operation…you know….. the one where she is cured of her mutant abilities? Yeah that one! She still wants be just a regular person ( she‘s such a bore and one trick pony). She’s being checked out by good old Dr. Agee while in a hidden observation booth, Senator Brickman, his lovely wife Mallory, and Special Agent Henry Peter Gyrich (the douchbag!) discuss ...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.

fight....or flee? 0

 Quote: Deathbird to Bishop-"The flats re terrifying, deadly...but beautiful, in their own way. You like the combination Bishop. I can see it in your eyes"  Synopsis:Bishop and Deathbird have managed to survive being shot down by that deathstar-like ship a few issues back. Unfortunately they have a arrived on a war torn planet of freakish monsters and a whole lot of sand. Once their they are almost immediately attacked by the nomadic locals. They manage to stay alive with the help of another of...

9 out of 9 found this review helpful.

Psylocke vs Shadowking 0

 "you look ravishing entombed in darkness" Synopsis: The shadow king stands triumphant with the world’s telepaths crippled. Now he is ready to take the seat of dominance. He does this by slowly corrupting mankind, one person at a time. Being the generous soul he is he explains to Psylocke (or what’s left of her) how he survived his last encounter with the X-Men (If memory serves correct that was the muir island saga). He explains that once 1 dark thought exists in man’s heart he will always be...

9 out of 9 found this review helpful.

Tricky 0

  Quote: “Come here, girl, and don’t you tarry…..I’ve found the god that you’re to marry!”Synopsis:The scene opens with Storm explaining her to her teammates her history/past with her adoptive mother, Ainet, and why she must depart immediately to Kenya to save her. Wolvie convinces Maggott to come along despite his desire not to go to Africa. Just as they are in the middle of discussion, Psylocke arrives on the scene via her shadow powers (weird crimson dawn powers oh how I miss you…….not!) Tur...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.

Maggott's tragic tale 0

 Quote: Maggott-"Stop the white men" Synopsis: After the ordeals of facing the Ru’tai, Cecilia has decided to give mandatory physicals to all the X-Men , As usual when this bunch is together hilarity ensues. Marrow and Cecelia get into it and she parades around topless (marrow not Cecelia lol) and cannonball barges in. Marrow continues to walk around topless now taunting Sam (funny stuff trust me). While this happens downstairs maggot has seemingly disappeared from the mansion.Wolverine manage...

9 out of 9 found this review helpful.

What is he? 0

 SummaryThe story follows a young black man named Chris as he goes to a number of jobs. It shows him having an empathic connection with a captive lion. He has a strange exchange with his boss’s daughter. Later on he’s trailed by some men and disappears from sight and perches onto a rooftop. When three kids almost drown he walks on water to save them. This is captured on tape and after he leaves the footage makes its way onto TV and the rescued  kids mom comments on how she thinks what happened w...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.

Trust 0

Summary  Kyle takes Hal to visit/meet the JLA. while there the members fall all over each other to make hal feel welcome and they offer him membership right there on the spot.  Oh No he did not just go THERE!? Flash chides Kyle for being knocked down the totem pole by Hal until Kyle opts to leave the watchtower since apparently he's not wanted. He then saves some people from falling rubble though his mind is fixed on the fact that Hal may have just taken his place on the team.  At home he's ...

12 out of 12 found this review helpful.

Hal vs Kalibak 0

Summary  The story picks up with Kyle helping Hal get reoriented with his "future". Hal has got the whole story of how he went crazy and killed everyone and destroyed the corps, tried to set Time right etc etc blah blah. John and Guy are both happy but terrified of his return especially with the prospect this Hal is younger than them and doesn't even know them. He opts to leave the guys in the lantern lounge to go somewhere he actually feels attached to.  A Ferris airfield Carol and another...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.

Good Luck Detective...... 0

Quote: "Good Luck Detective" Ras Summary  Tim drake returns to Gotham with a much better disposition than he left with. He runs into a local villain and gets confused for doctor midnight. Reunites with Connor and Tam while skipping out on meeting with Lucius Fox. Meanwhile Hush romances reporter Vicky Vale while she interviews him. Tim's moment of tranquility is ended by a call from Ras. After exchanging "Un-pleasantries" he rushes to the bat cave only to run into ex-Girlfriend Steph in her n...

18 out of 20 found this review helpful.

Light and Darkness 0

 Summary   Yupers.....the art is great! Batgirl is fighting some street thug who just tried to rob a woman, Strangely he lands a hit, much to batman's surprise and the reader. Bruce takes her back to her base and goes through some katas with her and everything is executed perfectly. Bruce wonders if she is bored or tired of their "mission" she's not. Oracle interrupts with news of her file footage and blood sample from a  few issues back. Bruce has her go and in Cassie fashion she does things ...

7 out of 8 found this review helpful.

The Iron Mage 0

Summary  Ok; this is what if Tony stark had become the master of the mystic arts. First of the story begins with Tony spying on denizens of the dark dimension through the orb of Agamotto, his butler.....Stephen strange stops by to give him coffee when a demon attack and we see that Tony with his mix of tech and magic is a very worthy opponent indeed. We then get a run down of the divergent Time line where tony had left the party with Stephen met in an accident because he was drunk, destroyed Ste...

8 out of 8 found this review helpful.

Am I good? 0

 Summary Kids are playing toss the rat on the streets when cassie comes in all the kids high tail it except one. He invites her back to his place and she follows more out of curiosity for his courage than anything else. There he  tells her his dad is about to rob a bank. Inside the bank the criminals make off with the cash till a security guard gets killed accidentally by one of them who runs off. Two give chase and cassie knocks them out and tells the man to return to his son, he is insisten...

8 out of 8 found this review helpful.

Thought vs Reality 0

 Summary  The justice league finds Kara beheaded by their enemy the aptly named "Deconstructo". Flash and the others are powerless before him as he whisks himself away while blathering on about his mind and how thought is reality etc. Of course the League gathers up Kara and her severed head and mosey on back to hq. Deconstructo has sealed off london and they cant communicate with anyone outside there borders the people as usual panic. The league with Batman's brilliance comes up with a plan as ...

5 out of 5 found this review helpful.

Klye and Hal together for the first time 0

Summary Scene opens with Kyle realizing he has clearly over jumped his return to the past. Him and Hal get locked in a yellow cage and Sinestro goes off to kill the guardians. Kyle and Hal exchange pleasantries and kyle frees them. Along the way Kyle is hit by the epic coolness of Oa; The battery....Hal etc  Kyle's ring with no yellow weakness helps them save the guardians and Sinestro escapes, Hal and Ganthet blast Kyle for not showing more initiative and "stopping" Sinestro they question hi...

14 out of 14 found this review helpful.

Sorrow-by Kyle Rayner 0

Summary After the cliffhanger that was last issue we learn that the new GL a female named Cary wren is a descendant of kyle, thus why the ring works for her and our pal ganthet fills her in on everything else. Meanwhile Kyle is questioned by the leader of the lanterns about his disappearing ring. Oblivious kyle questions the authenticity of their claim to the green lantern name. Turns out each ring has a narrow range of abilities based on an energy siphon on board thanks to the location which is...

14 out of 14 found this review helpful.

Kyle's future looks grim 0

Summary  Ok folks our story opens up with The green lantern corp fleeing from the legion of superheroes. They as we find out are the worst criminals the future has encountered in quite some time. The lanterns use there powers to kick soem legion ass and make off with the loot. The legion kick themselves but when they hear of a lantern in custody they drop by the jail o get him. Kyle well behaved and pleading his case of some misunderstanding gets rescued by the legion and taken to their HQ. Once...

12 out of 12 found this review helpful.

Missing Donna 0

Summary This issue was my third kyle issue and let me just say THIS is the issue that made me a longtime reader and fan. The story is done via flashback but not in an annoying kinda way like say ......issues of red robin circa 2009-2010. What we get is Kyle locked in battle with Darkseid's son Grayven while the story flashes back to an earlier encounter with a model named Allison while he was in the local coffee shop of Radu's.   Let me break it down real quick  The story starts with kyle t...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.

3 best friends go on vacation 0

 Summary This was the second Green Lantern story involving Kyle rayner that I read. The story is simple and straightforward 3 superheroes go on vacation and run into some villains. What make the story work though is the character dynamics. Connor has the sex appeal of Oliver queen but is too sheepish to use it. Kyle has just been dumped and Wally is in a relationship. They vibe well and each personality shines played off each other. Sure enough Kyle is always late...which as the series prog...

12 out of 12 found this review helpful.

Struggling artist meet spinless boob! 0

Summary The story starts with our hero the whimsical Kyle Rayner blasting off to a far away planet filled with robots. Once there he is escorted to the "leader" of the place and reminisces about why the hell he's here. Turn out the pricks sent for him and demanded he come because it was his "job" as a gl to protect the universe. They even called him away from his work, you know art work! he is after all a struggling artist at this point. The leader is a "Mojo" looking alien who gives him orders ...

11 out of 11 found this review helpful.

New team vs Ngari 0

  Quote: Cannonball- "In other wolrds, ugly, the cavalry has arrived!"Synopsis: The scene opens at the Xavier Institute, where a still injured Wolverine has hoped out of bed and decided he will go and track down the now missing new x-man, Maggott. Storm and the other protest but to no avail. He pulls on his costume tells the others to do the same and goes out into the woods. Storm tries to reassert her leadership but that doesn’t work and Cannonball continues to doubt her leadership abilities. ...

8 out of 8 found this review helpful.

Marrow and Angel 0

 Quote: Marrow- "Help me"  Synopsis: Deep underground in the sewers of New York City, once home to the many mutants which made up the Morlocks, the former terrorist Marrow tends to the wounds of her mentor and surrogate mother Callisto. Cal is slow to recover as she has not received proper medical attention and is suffering from near fatal wounds.Callisto pleads with Marrow that she should leave her to her fate and return to the X-Men, unable to accept this Marrow refuses and tries to use “fa...

8 out of 8 found this review helpful.

the new team revealed! 0

  Quote: Iron man to duane “Are you sure your from the government?” Synopsis Whirlwind the mutant super villain and long time avengers foe debut a shiny new suit (damn sweet looking suit too) while he makes a daring daytime bank robbery. Before he can make off with the cash though, earths mightiest + justice and firestar decide to foil his attempt at grand larceny. This of course does not go as planned as they literally fall all over each other; Quicksilver attacks and gets snagged by spider ...

8 out of 8 found this review helpful.

wanda's power 0

  Quote: Wanda to Morgan “I can challenge you Morgan! I---The Scarlet Witch! I can--And I will!”  Synopsis: The rebels from last issue are training in the forest, and discussing how they are going to infiltrate Morgan’s castle and save not just their friends but reality as well. In Morgan’s castle she along with vision and Moon dragon are torturing/interrogating the prison guard who was on duty when The scarlet witch just disappeared from her cell and left a man sized hole in her wall. He of cou...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.

World of old! 0

  Quote: Hawkeye to captain america- “Yeah, Yeah-- so we fix it right? That’s what we dod, after all. And we start by freeing the others right?  Synopsis- After the events of last issue we have a world Morgan has reshaped in her image; which translates into her turning the world in her own medieval version/dimension (kinky girl, our Morgan). Here she rules unchallenged and the world is very literally her oyster. Even the once mighty avengers are now just pawns in her grand scheme, they have bee...

9 out of 9 found this review helpful.

The Great Assemblage!!! 0

Quote: “Avengers Assemble!” Synopsis: Interlude- The story opens with the newly reunited Maximoff family settling into dinner at a local restaurant. Pietro AKA Quicksilver his twin sister Wanda AKA the Scarlet Witch, his wife the inhuman princess Crystal and their human daughter Luna. While Pietro is having one of his world famous PMS moments they are suddenly attacked by flying trolls. 1000 Miles away Bonita Juarez AKA Firebird makes a few rounds in Mexico when the ground itself mounts an att...

13 out of 13 found this review helpful.

Alaska fiasco! 0

Quote: Cyclops: "It may well be for the civilians still on these streets" Beast: "Civilians? What about me... Synopsis:   The story picks up where last ish left off, crows have descended on the good tax payers of Anchorage lucky for them this is home to the reunited team of the original team of the x. Springing into action they do what they have been trained most of their lives for, they save lives. When that’s over they strip down to action togs and its time to save the world. They split into...

10 out of 10 found this review helpful.