Hunt For Hope In AVENGERS VS X-MEN #4

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The war is here! Today in Avengers VS. X-Men #4, by the blockbuster creative team of Jonathan Hickman and John Romita Jr., both the Avengers and the X-Men have lost Hope! With Wolverine out of commission, and fights breaking out all across the Marvel Universe – do the X-Men have the upper hand to find the Mutant Messiah? And can Thor’s team in space stop the Phoenix Force?

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Did You Miss Free Comic Book Day? Dark Horse Can Help

DARK HORSE FREE COMIC BOOK DAY COMICS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD FOR LIMITED TIME!DHFCBD1

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If you missed out on picking up your Free Comic Book Day comics at your local comic-book store, you can get them from Dark Horse Digital for a limited time!

Both Star Wars/Serenity and Buffy/The Guild will be available for free download on Dark Horse Digital starting today and running through the end of May.

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Preview: Incredible Hulk #8 by Steve Dillon (Unlettered)

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Marvel is proud to present your first look at, Incredible Hulk #8, from the fan-favorite team of Jason Aaron and Steve Dillon!  Dive right into the Green Goliath’s next epic as Stay Angry erupts pushing the Incredible Hulk and his raged-induced fury to its limits! The criminally insane Bruce Banner has thrown Hulk into the middle of a murderous drug war and Hulk is forced into action; but with villainous mob of this stature- Frank Castle is never far behind! Its all-out war, as the Jade Giant faces off against The Punisher who faces off against a cartel in a brawl that no fan will forget!

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Free Digital Prequel to MIND MGMT (Dark Horse) by Matt Kindt

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MATT KINDT RELEASES EXCLUSIVE FREE DIGITAL PREQUEL!

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Can’t wait for the new series from visionary Super Spy and 3 Story creator Matt Kindt? Well, lock up your dolphins, shield your brain, and don’t believe anything you see, because MIND MGMT is here!

Leading up to the debut of MIND MGMT #1 in print and digital May 23, Dark Horse Originals presents three weeks of original—and free—stories available only on Dark Horse Digital. MIND MGMT: Secret Files introduces the Mind Management program of psychic spies, its most infamous defector, and Meru, the journalist who stumbles upon their incredible secrets!

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Captain America vs. Wolverine in Avengers vs. X-Men #3

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The war is here! Today in Avengers VS. X-Men #3, by the blockbuster creative team of Ed Brubaker and John Romita Jr., Captain America splits the Avengers up all across the Marvel Universe to find Hope before the X-Men do! But Cyclops and his team are hot on the mutant messiah’s trail and are not letting Earth’s Mightiest get in their way. With Wolverine’s loyalty still in question – Captain America must make a harrowing decision and the result will have everyone talking!

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Preview: The Hypernaturals Free Comic Book Day Edition (BOOM! Studios)

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On Saturday May 5th, fan-favorite scribes Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning bring their cosmic brand of superheroes to BOOM! Studios with an all-new, all-original 16-page story featuring their new series THE HYPERNATURALS. This original story serves as a prelude that leads directly into the first issue of THE HYPERNATURALS #1, which goes on-sale in July.

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Preview: Secret Avengers #27 (Unlettered)

Your First Look At SECRET AVENGERS #27   An AVENGERS VS. X-MEN Tie-In!

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Marvel is proud to present your first look at, Secret Avengers #27, an explosive tie-in to the critically acclaimed blockbuster event of the year – Avengers VS. X-Men!

From the red-hot team of Rick Remender & Renato Guedes, Captain Marvel is reborn to unite all Kree across the galaxy! But, as the Kree rally – Thor and his team must face off against Captain Marvel, The Protector & Ms. Marvel in an attempt to halt the Phoenix Force!

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MCBA Presents SpringCon 2012 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds May 19-20

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On May 19th & 20th, The Midwest Comic Book Association will hold their annual SpringCon in the Grandstand at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. As usual, there will be hundreds of guests to meet, plenty of dealers selling great items, several panels to attend, and cosplayers galore!

This year, we at Comic Book Critic will be attending SpringCon and will have information and photos from the show to share with you.

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Astonishing X-Men #50 Variant Cover by John Cassaday

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This May, with fans all over the world wondering who will say “I Do” – Marvel is proud to present your first look at superstar artist, John Cassaday’s jaw-dropping variant to Astonishing X-Men #50! Join us for this momentous occasion as this landmark issue not only celebrates an anniversary, but sets up a major turning point for two characters! Fans can’t miss out on Astonishing X-Men #50, available in comic shops, on the Marvel Comics app, and Marvel Digital Comics Shop this May! 

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