Monthly Archives: July 2014

100th Anniversary Special: The Avengers #1 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics Rating: 5/5 – James Stokoe’s Incredibly Detailed Art on the Avengers! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. A few months back Marvel announced a series of specials that would take either a single hero or a team book … Continue reading

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Storm #1 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics Rating: 4.5/5 – Storm Brings the Thunder (and Lightning). by ComicSpectrum reviewer Hank Johnson. In two months the Uncanny X-Men franchise will be celebrating its 51st birthday. During that long publishing history there have been several attempts … Continue reading

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Supreme: Blue Rose #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 4/5 – The Beginning of a Mystery That May Question the Nature of Reality. by Comic Spectrum EiC Bob Bretall. The Blue Rose is not something that occurs in nature (except as a genetically modified variant) … Continue reading

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Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #1 (IDW)

CREDIT: IDW Publishing Rating: 3.5/5 – Scioli’s Stylized Art Stands Out. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Transformers vs G.I. Joe is a new take on the popular Hasbro universes by Tom Scioli and John Barber. This isn’t related to anything … Continue reading

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Cap’n Dinosaur #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 4/5 – A Fun Romp Through the Silver Age of Comics by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. I picked up Cap’n Dinosaur on a whim this week while scanning the wall of new releases at my local … Continue reading

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Princess Ugg #2 (Oni Press)

CREDIT: Oni Press Rating: 5/5 – Fun, Funny, Witty… A Classic in the Making! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Barbarian Princess Ulga, child of the wild mountain kingdom of Grimmeria, is sent to a ‘finishing school’ for ladies of good … Continue reading

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Salvagers #1 + #2 (Hound Comics)

CREDIT: Hound Comics Rating: 3.5/5 – A Solid Start to a New Series. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. In the distant future, planets throughout the galaxy are connected by trade routes that allow them to share and profit from natural … Continue reading

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