Monthly Archives: September 2014

Annihilator #1 (Legendary)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A Good ‘Wait For the Trade’ story. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I like a lot of what Grant Morrison has written over the years, really love some of it, and don’t care for some of it … Continue reading

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Wild’s End #1 (BOOM!)

Rating: 3/5 – So Far This is War of the Worlds with Animals. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. As the father of a two year old, I’m knee deep at any given bedtime in fables or other storybooks that feature … Continue reading

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Prometheus: Fire and Stone #1 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Answering the Questions that Prometheus Didn’t Answer? by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. When Prometheus was released in 2012, the movie left viewers with a lot of unanswered questions. It was a visual feast for the eyes, but … Continue reading

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Oddly Normal #1 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – An All Ages Story For Anyone Who’s Ever Felt a Little Different. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. As I browsed the comic stands this week, I was looking for something different from the books on my regular … Continue reading

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New 52: Future’s End #19 (DC)

Rating: 3/5 – The Seed of a New Stormwatch is Planted, and a New Superman Revealed. by ComicSpectrum reviewer David Akers. We’re about a third of the way into DC’s latest weekly “event” comic, with multiple writers used to tell … Continue reading

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Archer & Armstrong #24 (Valiant)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Nice Pause to Explore a Supporting Cast Member. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. Before heading into its 25th issue anniversary spectacular, Archer and Armstrong #24 takes a little breather from the one-percent, magical boons, potty-mouthed generals, … Continue reading

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Magneto #9 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – The March to Axis Invades Magneto’s Series. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. This ninth issue of Magneto carries the March to Axis banner, informing the reader that this is part of Marvel’s next big event that starts … Continue reading

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George Pérez’s Sirens #1 (BOOM!)

Rating: 4/5 – An Epic Story that Spans Time and Space. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. George Pérez’s Sirens is the first comic book coming out of his exclusive deal with Boom and his first original comic book in over … Continue reading

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Superman Unchained #8 (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5- Judge this book by its cover. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Gilad Levin. This is it- the final showdown between Superman and Wraith. I have to admit, the only reason it worked for me was because of Jim Lee’s stunning … Continue reading

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Copperhead #1 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – The Wild West in Space. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. In the closing letter to the readers at the end of the first issue of Copperhead, writer Jay Faerber talks about how he isn’t the first, nor … Continue reading

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