Monthly Archives: August 2015

Dark Corridor #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Character Driven Crime Noir. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. If you like hard-edged crime stories that put you behind the scenes from the criminal’s POV, then Dark Corridor is definitely worth checking out.  Rich Tommaso writes and … Continue reading

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Adam.3 #1 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Fabulous Art and Format, Cool But Confusing Story. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall While Adam.3 is not the first comic to use the horizontal “widescreen” format, it’s a rare enough occurrence that it helps the comic stand … Continue reading

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The Fox #5 (Dark Circle)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Look and Feel of a Great Silver Age Comic. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After the first successful mini series, Dean Haspiel and Mark Waid returned for a second series of The Fox titled Foxhunt. With … Continue reading

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This Damned Band #1 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 4.5/5 – One of the Best Mixtures of Rock n’ Roll and Comics by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. There was time, not so long ago, but probably before many of you reading this were born, when music was a … Continue reading

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Green Lantern #43 (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Ethan Van Sciver’s Art Saves This Issue. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’ll always follow Ethan Van Sciver’s art and when his pencils grace the page of a Green Lantern book, to me it’s a special … Continue reading

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String Divers #1 (IDW)

Rating: 4/5 – Action Scientists Explore the Sub-Atomic Frontier! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. String Divers mixes science, action and intrigue with a video-game feel in the sub-atomic world of string theory.  But let’s take a step back.  The String … Continue reading

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Civil War #2 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Rating: 4/5 – Whose Side are You On? Again! by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It’s a little hard to believe that we’re almost 10 years since Marvel’s original Civil War event. Under the Secret Wars banner, a … Continue reading

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Detective Comics #43 (DC)

Rating: 3/5 – An Inconsistent Approach to the GCPD and Batman. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Detective Comics number forty-three is a story that attempts to balance Batman and the Gotham City police. This could be a really good … Continue reading

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Wolf #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Journey into the Mystical Underside of LA by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Any creator-owned project by writer Ales Kot at least gets a look from me.  After the stunning run on Zero, I went into Wolf … Continue reading

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Black Widow #20 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – Ending A Great Series with the Best Issue Yet. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It’s rare that a creative team spends twenty straight issues together, but that’s just what Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto have done … Continue reading

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