Monthly Archives: July 2015

Zombies vs. Robots #7 (IDW)

Rating: 4/5 – The Cover Hooked Me and the Story Paid Off. by ComicSpectrum Eic Bob Bretall The cover of this issue lept out at me on the rack, as it probably would for anyone who used Pee-Chee folders for … Continue reading

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Star-Lord and Kitty Pryde #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Entertaining Despite Star-Lord Being Out of Character. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Star-Lord and Kitty Pryde is one of the last new series to launch under the Secret Wars event. As we head into the last … Continue reading

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Enormous #7 (215 Ink)

Rating: 4/5 – The Enormously Entertaining Comic You May Not Have Seen. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. If you’re a fan of the ‘giant monster’ movie genre you should be checking out Enormous from 215 Ink.  The biggest trick may … Continue reading

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Cyborg #1 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – Cyborg Finally Gets His Own Series Post New 52. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. There are a few artists that I’ll follow anywhere they go, and Ivan Reis is one of them. So when Reis was … Continue reading

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Deathstroke #8 (DC)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Stiff Art As Wonder Woman Battles Deathstroke. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. When DC puts Wonder Woman on the cover of Deathstroke, they do it (usually) to pump up sales.  It worked.  I don’t read Wonder Woman … Continue reading

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Robin: Son of Batman #2 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – A showcase for one of DC’s top artists, Patrick Gleason! by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’ve reviewed quite a few issues of the Batman and Robin series that preceded Robin: Son of Batman. That series was … Continue reading

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Aliens vs. Zombies #1 (Zenescope)

Rating: 3/5 – A New Twist on the Same Old Zombie Story. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. While walking by the Zenescope booth at the San Diego Comic Con, I was handed the 1st issue of Aliens vs. Zombies.  If … Continue reading

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Mercury Heat #1 (Avatar)

Rating: 3/5 – Action With a Main Character and World We Learn Little About. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Mercury Heat is the latest series to come out of Avatar Press. With a Lovecraft series from Alan Moore, a … Continue reading

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Godzilla in Hell #1 (IDW)

Rating: 5/5 – Stokoe Drawing Godzilla in Hell!  Need I Say More? by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Godzilla in Hell is as straight forward a title as you can get, and what you get inside is just that. James … Continue reading

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Hail Hydra #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – The 616 Nomad on the Run from Hydra! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. If you were a fan of, or read writer Rick Remender’s work on Captain America then this serves as a continuation of that … Continue reading

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