Monthly Archives: May 2015

Convergence #8 (DC)

CREDIT: DC Comics Rating: 4/5 – The DC Universe Changes Yet Again. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Now that Convergence is over, the DC Universe has changed yet again. Convergence started out as a line-wide event that allowed DC … Continue reading

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Surface Tension #1 (Titan Comics)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Haunting Art Begs Us to Remember: Everything is Connected. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The British channel island of Breith, one year after the sea sickness.  That’s the opening of Surface Tension #1.  Much like Walking Dead, … Continue reading

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Planet Hulk #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Captain America Riding Devil Dinosaur is Great Comics! by ComicSpectrum senior Reviewer Shawn Hoklas. When Secret Wars was first hinted at by Marvel, they used a lot of different teasers from time periods and storylines throughout Marvel’s … Continue reading

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Valhalla Mad #1 (Image)

Rating: 3/5 – This Tribute to the Lee/Kirby Thor Needs to Kick It Up a Notch by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Valhalla Mad seems to be Joe Casey’s loving tribute to Lee & Kirby’s Mighty Thor.  The main three characters … Continue reading

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Ultimate End #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 2.5/5 – A Sad Start to an Ultimate End. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. In 2000, Marvel’s Ultimate Universe was created. Ultimate Spider-Man kicked it all off with the creative team of Brian Michael Bendis and Mark Bagley. … Continue reading

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The Mantle #1 (Image)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A Little Different From the Average Superhero Comic. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I loved Ed Brisson’s recent ‘pre-apocalyptic tale’ called Shelter that recently finished it’s run so I was very excited to read his take on … Continue reading

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Secret Wars: Battleworld #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Fun But Throwaway Stories From Secret War’s Battleworld. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. As the fantastic second issue of Secret Wars showed us a completely new and different Marvel Universe, we’re starting to see all the … Continue reading

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