Monthly Archives: January 2015

Amazing X-Men #15 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – A History of the Power Behind Juggernaut. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas Since Fear Itself in 2011, the long-time X-villain Juggernaut hasn’t had his powers. In a weird turn of events, Cain Marko lost the powers … Continue reading

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Avengers #40 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Time Runs Out is the Real ‘Event’ Happening at Marvel. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Gabe Bustamantez This issue of Avengers is definitely a huge turning point in Hickman’s long and obsessively well structured storyline. I don’t like to … Continue reading

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Star Wars #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – A Star Wars Comic That Feels Like It Stepped Right Off the Screen. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. There’s a lot of hype and news around the new Star Wars launch at Marvel, and to Marvel’s … Continue reading

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Fables: The Wolf Among Us #1 (DC/Vertigo)

Rating: 4/5 – A Fables Prequel That Is a Great Jumping-On Point. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. With Bill Willingham’s Fables ending soon, I’m definitely feeling a sense of loss at the upcoming finale to one of my all-time favorite … Continue reading

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Conan Red Sonja #1 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 4/5 – Comics Two Greatest Barbarians Together Again! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Conan was originally created in prose stories by Robert E. Howard and subsequently brought to comics by Roy Thomas, whereas Sonja was created in the comics … Continue reading

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Mortal Kombat X #1 (DC)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Confusing Storytelling Failed to Hook Me as a Casual Fan. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’ll start this review by stating that although I’m a fan of the Mortal Kombat games, I know little of the … Continue reading

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Sunstone v1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – Love in the Age of Latex. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. Let’s talk about deviant sex. Now that I have your attention, let’s talk about how that word “deviant” is really unfair. If we’re being honest, or … Continue reading

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