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Geek Girl #1

Writer: Sam Johnson
Artist: Carlos Granda
Colorist: Chunlin Zhao
Letterer: Paul Maclaren
Publisher: Markosia
Acorn Ridge, MA is protected by three superheroes; Pit Bull, Neon Girl and Geek Girl. Geek Girl’s powers are from glasses the gives her super strength and flying abilities. But, the original Geek Girl has been in a coma since her last battle, so a girl name Summer has decided to take up the glasses and help out. Summer does not have formal superhero training, but she tries her best helping Pit Bull stop crime. But she feels the need to help keep Maine safe.
The crime lord, Pig Head has gotten a hold of some hi-tech components that help him get away with an armed robbery without a trace. This is his pitch to low-level criminals to form a league of villains...
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Rainbow Brite #1

Writer: Jeremy Whitley
Artist: Brittany Williams
Colorist: Valentina Pinto
Letterer: Taylor Esposito
Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment

Willow and Wisp are best friends and they play in the backyard of Willow’s house. They have a make-believe land of wizards and warriors, Willow being the wizard and Wisp being the warrior. Wisp lives wither her single mother. One night Wisp hears something outside and discovers someone is trying to break into her Mom’s car. As she looks outside, she doesn’t see people, she sees three creatures. They begin to chase hers and as she tries to escape a sprite Twink appears. He says the only way to defeat the monsters is the bright light, so Wisp runs to Willow’s house knowing that she has bright lights outside...

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Aquicorn Cove

Written & Illustrated: Katie O’Neil
Designed: Hillary Thompson
Lettered: Crank!
Published: Oni Press Publication

Aquicorn Cove by Katie O'Neill

Lana is a young girl on a visit with her father to see her Aunt Mae. Mae lives on a cove by the sea, Mae is also the sister of Lana’s late mother. Lana and her father are there to help may clean up the cove after a storm hit the waterside town. While cleaning a part of the cove, she finds a strange creature in the water pool which she puts it in a jar to take care of it. Lana doesn’t realize that this creature belongs to the mythic Aquicorn Reef. Lana finds out where this creature comes from and how this creature and its civilization is tied to Mae’s cove town...

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Vampironica #1 – First Blood

Story: Greg and Meg Smallwood
Lettered: Jack Morelli
Art: Greg Smallwood
Published: Archie Comics Publications 

In another story of the Archie gang for the horror lovers, Veronica is a vampire. After Archie passes on a date night with Veronica for Betty, Veronica pushes Reggie into a date. When she walks into her study to say goodbye to her parents, she sees that they are dead. A stranger emerges (who eerily looks like Spike from Buffy) and attacks Veronica biting her neck. He means to kill her but she escapes. Any person familiar with vampire lore knows that if a vampire bites you but doesn’t kill you, you will become one. Now Veronica is a vampire, what will become of her social life?

These Archie horror series are promising to be really good...

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Spooky The Strange Tales Review

Created: Carine-M & Elian Black’mon

English translation & Adaptation:

Ivanka Hahnenberger & Donald Kersey

Lettered: Carine-M & Elian Black’mon

Published: IDW Publishing

This is the diary of Spooky, princess to Fairyland. She lives the life a princess in London; helping her parents rule the fairy kingdom, but she is bored. On to the scene her uncles The Three Little Pigs (not little, though.) They have a new boutique hotel that they invite Spooky to help them with running. By way of a teleporting telephone booth, all creatures of fairyland find the way to the pigs’ hotel. As business picks up and guests arrive, they serve their customers look for a little snack before dinner. Service includes muffins and toast with jam, but with the toast unionized, jam is scarce...

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