Monthly Archives: April 2015

Nutmeg #1 (Action Lab)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Teenage Angst and Weaponized Spice! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Nutmeg is a great entry in the “all ages” category that is really all ages; entertaining for whomever reads it without talking down to younger readers.  The … Continue reading

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Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex Omega (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – A Satisfying Ending for a Weak Event. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo In the past couple months, I reviewed the initial volley into the Black Vortex crossover event and the Cyclops tie-in. I was not particularly impressed … Continue reading

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Birthright #6 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Fabulous Fun for Fantasy Fans! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I must admit I was channeling the alliteration of my “inner Stan Lee” when I wrote the tag line for this review, but I’m having so much … Continue reading

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RunLoveKill #1 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – A Series That May Read Even Better When Collected. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It could be said that with the rise in popularity of trade paperbacks/hardcovers and reading titles in a collected format, the first … Continue reading

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All-New X-Men #40 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – One of My Favorite Character Pieces of the Series by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. I had not read an “X” book in 20 years when I decided to pick up All-New X-Men #1. The premise sounded fresh … Continue reading

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Masked Vol. 1 – Anomalies (Titan)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A Good Start, But is it Enough to Make People Want More? by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow I love Titan Publishing, so I’m going to get that bit of bias out of the way right up front. … Continue reading

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Convergence #2 (DC)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Read the Tie-Ins, Avoid the Main Event. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I want to love Convergence. I really do. I’m a huge DC fan and the possibilities that Convergence can present are promising and exciting. … Continue reading

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