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Hachette Games and Gigamic announced the upcoming tile placement game Akropolis will be coming to the US on July 1st 2022. "Construct the most prestigious Akropolis and develop cohesive districts for your citizens. As you create new buildings, you will expand your city - either spreading out or building up. The higher your stacks of tiles, the more valuable the buildings! Just make sure you don't run out of stone; it's a finite and valuable resource for every architect!" Gameplay Overview Take on the role of an architect and build your own akropolis in ancient Greece. Try to construct districts of similar buildings and stack them high to increase their value. Add plazas as multipliers for even more points! Each turn, choose an available tile and add it to your city. The further down the construction site the tile is, the more stone you'll need to pay to take it. Immediately add the tile to your city, either expanding outward or stacking higher. Once all tiles hav

Double Quick Ratings: @DCComics Green Arrow, Green Lantern, Movement, Swamp Thing, GL Corps, Katana, Hordak, Threshold


I was getting a little behind again so I'm clearing out my backlog, so here's a double dose of today's Quick Ratings. Included are DC's; Green Arrow #21, Green Lantern #21, The Movement #2, Swamp Thing #21, Green Lantern Corps #21, Katana #5, Masters of the Universe: The Origin of Hordak #1, and Threshold #6If you have any questions about my rating or want to discuss anything just leave me a comment.


See the Review Rating Overview page for more information on how I rate each comic


Green Arrow #21 - The Kill Machine, Conclusion


Ollie returns to the island where he first became Green Arrow and learns some hard truths about his father and the mysterious Outsiders!

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Cover & Solicit 3/5
Art, Colors & Inking 3/5
Layout & Flow 4/5
Story 5/5
Verdict 4 - (Buy Green Arrow #21) SAVE 10%


Green Lantern #21 - Dark Days Ahead


Hal Jordan becomes the leader of the most feared and hated group in the universe: The Green Lantern Corps! New faces, new threats and a new beginning for the GREEN LANTERN monthlies!


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Cover & Solicit 4/5
Art, Colors & Inking 5/5
Layout & Flow 5/5
Story 5/5
Verdict 4.9
 - (Buy Green Lantern #21) SAVE 25%


The Movement #2 - With No Hint of Malice


The unrest in Coral City heats up as citizens clash with the police. Which side stands to gain when super powered protesters enter the fray?

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Cover & Solicit 3/5
Art, Colors & Inking 3/5
Layout & Flow 4/5
Story 2/5
Verdict 2.7 - (Buy The Movement #2) SAVE 10%

Swamp Thing #21 - The Murder Poet


Who is Capucine, and what is the Sanctuary of the Green Leaves? Mysteries plague Swamp Thing as he rushes to find the answers to these questions and finds much more than he expected, and see a Swamp Thing from the past unlike any you've ever imagined!

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Cover & Solicit 3/5
Art, Colors & Inking 3/5
Layout & Flow 4/5
Story 4/5
Verdict 3.6 - (Buy Swamp Thing #21) SAVE 20%

Green Lantern Corps #21 - Chain Reaction


It’s nonstop action as the Green Lantern Corps faces attacks on Oa and Earth…and Guy Gardner is presented with a choice that could change the balance of power between the different Lantern Corps forever!

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Cover & Solicit 3/5
Art, Colors & Inking 4/5
Layout & Flow 3/5
Story 4/5
Verdict 3.7 - (Buy Green Lantern Corps #21) SAVE 20%

Katana #5 - Born to Kill


Katana travels to Japan in search of the one person who can fix her sword, Soultaker—but first she must contend with one of the souls that escaped when the sword was shattered!

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Cover & Solicit 3/5
Art, Colors & Inking 3/5
Layout & Flow 4/5
Story 3/5
Verdict 3.1 - (Buy Katana #5) SAVE 10%

Masters of the Universe: The Origin of Hordak #1 - The Devil's Due


How does one go about becoming a demigod? And, what the heck is a demigod anyway? These questions and more will be answered in MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE: THE ORIGIN OF HORDAK! Travel to the distant past and learn how the old gods died and how Hordak went from being a conquerer of the cosmos to something very like a god.

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Cover & Solicit 4/5
Art, Colors & Inking 3/5
Layout & Flow 2/5
Story 2/5
Verdict 2.6 - (Buy Masters of the Universe: The Origin of Hordak #1) SAVE 10%

Threshold #6 - Strange Bedfellows; What Becomes a Legend?


As their status as fugitives spreads throughout the universe, The Hunted head toward a confrontation with The Shepard and his flock of Sun-Eaters! And in the backup story, Star Hawkins is assigned to find the so-called “Legend”—the first-ever Hunted contestant, who most folks believe is still out there...somewhere.

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Cover & Solicit 3/5
Art, Colors & Inking 3/5
Layout & Flow 2/5
Story 3/5
Verdict 2.9 - (Buy Threshold #6) SAVE 10%

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