Monthly Archives: December 2014

Batman Eternal #36 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – Batman Eternal is Hitting its Stride. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. This thirty sixth issue of Batman Eternal wraps up a lot of what’s been going on over the past few months, while at the same … Continue reading

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QUICK REVIEWS: Darwyn Cooke Week 1 (DC)

Action #37 – I Won’t Be Back. Detective Comics #37 – I’ll Try More. Grayson #5 -I Won’t Be Back. Green Lantern #37 -I’d be willing to try the collection, but not next issue. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. As … Continue reading

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Spider-Man and the X-Men #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5- The Daily Show’s Head Writer Gives Us Spider-Man and his Amazing Sweat-Hogs. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Gabe Bustamantez. Spider-Man has so much on his plate already, he just returned from being stuck in his own body after Doc Ock … Continue reading

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Bitch Planet #1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – A Comic that Delivers In Every Creative Category. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Kelly Sue DeConnick’s last Image book Pretty Deadly was a creative, adventurous, and mysterious ride with a female character at the lead. In … Continue reading

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Scarlet Spiders #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – The Spider-Clones Take Center Stage! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. Marvel is one-third of the way into its Spider-verse event, which promised to bring together “every Spider-Man ever,” and so far we have more Spider-Men running around … Continue reading

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Axis: Revolutions #3 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – A Solid Entry in an Otherwise Lackluster Mini-Series. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. In recent years Marvel has typically produced tie-in mini-series for release alongside their main events. Whether it be the Frontline series that coincided … Continue reading

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Teen Titans Earth One v1 (DC)

Rating: 5/5 – The Best Titans Story Since Wolfman & Perez. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. While I’ve been reading comics pretty much from the moment I could crawl across the floor and steal my older sisters’ copies of Archie … Continue reading

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Solitary #1 (Devil’s Due)

Rating: 4/5 – New Twist on the Super-Hero in Prison Story. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I really enjoyed this debut issue, but in the interests of remaining “spoiler free” this review is going to have to be very vague … Continue reading

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Green Arrow #37 (DC Comics)

Rating: 4/5 – Combining the Best of Comic’s Green Arrow and TV’s Arrow. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. When Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino took over Green Arrow in issue seventeen, they brought the character back from the disappointing … Continue reading

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Legendary Star-Lord #6 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – A Romantic Adventure Before The Black Vortex Arrives. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas Legendary Star-Lord is a fun book! Over the course of its six issues, it has never taken itself too seriously, infusing comedy and … Continue reading

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