Monthly Archives: January 2015

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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Rachel Rising #30 (Abstract Studio)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Slowly Building to the Next Big Revelation. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. I don’t know where I’ve been the last 29 issues, but I’m a newcomer to Terry Moore’s Rachel Rising. It’s understandable, though, since there are … Continue reading

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Operation S.I.N. #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Agent Carter Starring in a Great New Mini-Series. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Original Sin ended over two months ago and now a new mini-series has spun out from that event. Operation S.I.N. explores the time … Continue reading

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Ant-Man #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5- Marvel’s Smallest Hero, but Not Too Small to Touch Your Heart. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Gabe Bustamantez. This summer the Ant-Man movie is being released. The movie will not be about the original Hank Pym version of Ant-Man, instead … Continue reading

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The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – A Fun, Lighthearted New Series Starring Squirrel Girl? by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. First appearing in an issue of the second volume of Marvel Super Heroes, Doreen Green, a.k.a.,Squirrel Girl hasn’t been the most popular of … Continue reading

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Ms. Marvel #10 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Ms. Marvel is a Role Model For Everyone. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. There’s been a lot of positive press around the new Ms. Marvel series. Marvel has stated numerous times that it’s their highest selling … Continue reading

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Garbage Pail Kids Puke-tacular (IDW)

Rating: 4/5 – Suggested for Immature Readers 13+ by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. Long before I knew anything about comics, I was a young kid saving up my quarters, riding my bike to the gas station, and buying copious amounts … Continue reading

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