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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #28

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In "Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10" #28, Chirstos Gage and Rebekah Isaacs reunite the team when unstoppable vengeance demon D'Hoffryn procures the Vampyr book -- because of Buffy. Oops.

The Mighty Thor #8

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In "The Mighty Thor" #8, Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman take Jane Foster/Thor to new heights of heart and heroism in their new arc, "Lords of Midgard."

Klaus #6

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Suspense builds as the crazed Magnus invites Death to dinner in "Klaus" #6, the penultimate issue of Grant Morrison and Dan Mora's masterful reimagining of Santa's origins.

Green Lanterns #1

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Sam Humphries makes his DC Comics debut alongside artist Robson Rocha in "Green Lanterns" #1, which pits dysfunctional rookie teammates Jessica Cruz and Simon Baz against Bleeze, Atrocitus and the Red Lanterns.

Wacky Raceland #1

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In "Wacky Raceland" #1, writer Ken Pontac and artist Leonardo Manco transform "Wacky Races" into a violent, post-apocalyptic race to Utopia designed for fans of the "Mad Max" films and last year's "Ghost Racers"

Detective Comics #934

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James Tynion IV and Eddy Barrows take the helm on "Detective Comics" with issue #934, which ushers in Gotham's new Bat-family and revives the old numbering system.

Control #1

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"Control #1" follows a standard formula -- tough female detective catches a case that is linked to events with larger implications -- but Andy Diggle and Angela Cruickshank's story fights with Andrea Mutti's art, and the book struggles

Tokyo Ghost #7

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In "Tokyo Ghost #7," Rick Remender and Sean Murphy's tech-addicted dystopia takes a kick to the teeth as the Tokyo Ghost arrives in L.A. to exact revenge for the destruction of civilization.

Rachel Rising #42

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With issue #42, Terry Moore provides a stunning and satisfying conclusion to his supernatural horror series "Rachel Rising."

Wonder Woman #52

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In "Wonder Woman" #52, the New 52 era ends for the God of War as writer Meredith Finch and artist Miguel Mendonca send a frantic Diana to rescue the dying Zola and Zeke.

Tank Girl: Two Girls One Tank #1

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Series creator Alan Martin and artist Brett Parson send Tank Girl and her intrepid crew on a ball-busting adventure to replace her "stolen" tank in "Tank Girl: Two Girls One Tank" #1.

Guardians of the Galaxy #8

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Writer Brian Michael Bendis splits up the team for a rescue mission and gives artist Valerio Schiti quite a challenge when Venom and Groot pair up to meet some friendly neighborhood Skrulls in "Guardians of the Galaxy" #8.

Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #6

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Batman, Robin and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles face mutagen-corrupted inmates of Arkham Asylum, Shredder and the clock in the final installment of James Tynion IV and Freddie E. Williams II's "Batman/TMNT" #6.

Moon Knight #2

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Marc Spector's tenuous grip on sanity is debatable in "Moon Knight" #2, where the impeccable creative team of writer Jeff Lemire, artist Greg Smallwood and colorist Jordie Bellaire twist reality into a Khonshu-shaped pretzel.

Klaus #5

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Grant Morrison and Dan Mora's exhilarating reimagining of Santa's origin continues in "Klaus" #5 as the depths of Magnus' madness are revealed.

Saga #36

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Dynamic duo Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples wrap up the sixth story arc of their Eisner Award-winning series "Saga" in an epic fashion with issue #36.

Daredevil #6

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Bill Sienkiewicz's stunning cover says everything you need to know about Daredevil #6: Elektra is back and ready to fight. Charles Soule's fluid script and Matteo Buffagni's kinetic art literally hit home on the rooftops of Hell's Kitc

Detective Comics #51

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In Peter J. Tomasi and Fernando Pasarin's "Detective Comics" #51, the members of Jim Gordon's former Marine unit are being hunted down -- and he's next.

Black Widow #2

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Chris Samnee and Mark Waid's "Black Widow" #2 answers some of the questions raised in Natasha Romanov's smashing debut, but the ex-S.H.I.E.L.D. agent is still in world of trouble.

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