Monthly Archives: September 2015

Faster Than Light #1 (Image)

Rating: 3.5/5 – May Read Better in Collected Format. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I liked the idea and liked the issue in general, but there was something still nagging at me when I finished the issue.  I just didn’t … Continue reading

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Broken Moon #1 (American Gothic Press)

Rating: 4/5 – Post-Apocalyptic Horror Off to a Good Start. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The Moon was colonized.  Then a fight broke out.  BROKE being the operative word, a war on the moon physically shattered it, which played havoc … Continue reading

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Tyson Hesse’s Diesel #1 (BOOM!)

Rating: 5/5 – Fun and Funny Adventure For All Ages! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall This latest all ages book from BOOM! Box was thoroughly delightful!  The story follows Dee “I’ll be 18 tomorrow” Diesel as she tries to find … Continue reading

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Plutona #1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – Kids that are Accurately Portrayed Like Kids. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It isn’t always easy to have kids sound like kids when writing dialogue. Many times writers will either use too much “kid talk” or … Continue reading

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Aliens/Vampirella #1 (Dynamite)

Rating: 3/5 – Great Idea, Unoriginal Storytelling. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’m a huge fan of Aliens. I’m a huge fan of Vampirella. I’m also a big fan of Corrina Bechko. Throw in a great cover to the … Continue reading

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Ant-Man: Last Days #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – How Scott Lang Faces the End of the World… by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. With Ant-Man: Last Days, Scott Lang faces the end of the Marvel Universe. Writer Nick Spencer makes the choice to not make … Continue reading

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The Seven-Per-Cent Solution #1 (IDW)

Rating: 4/5 – Sherlock Holmes Vs. Cocaine! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. A nicely executed comics adaptation of the Nicholas Meyer novel of the same name, which spent 47 weeks on the New York Times Bestseller List in 1974-1975, and … Continue reading

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