Monthly Archives: November 2015

Carnage #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Gerry Conway Still Strong Four Decades Later. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Writer Gerry Conway has had a long career in comics that started back in 1969, when he was in his teens! He’s had lengthy … Continue reading

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Unfollow #1 (DC/Vertigo)

Rating: 4/5 – 140 People are Selected to Inherit $17 Billion by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Vertigo are my DC books of choice lately.  As much as I have been pulling back from their super-hero universe, I have been jumping … Continue reading

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Justice League: Darkseid War: Shazam #1 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – Shazam’s Powers Fueled by All New Gods. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas As the Justice League is in the middle of the Darkseid War, DC has released one-shots for each of the League team members spilling … Continue reading

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Andrew Brendan: King of the Internet! #1

Rating: 5/5 – You Know This Person…and That’s Just Sad! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. Every nerd group has an Andrew Brendan in it. That know-it-all who not only delights in being more knowledgeable about a subject than anyone else, … Continue reading

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Citizen Jack #1 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – A Politician Who Will Do ANYTHING to Get Elected! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall No, I’m not talking about the current round of US elections (or really ANY round of elections).  This is the story of Jack … Continue reading

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Hercules #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Great Update for Marvel’s Resident Greek Demi-God by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Hercules has a long history at Marvel, beginning in 1985 in in his most recent ‘starring role’ taking over the numbering from the Incredible … Continue reading

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Codename Baboushka #1 (Image)

Rating: 2/5 – Familiar Ground is Often Best Left Unplowed. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. For me, it seemed like Codename: Baboushka rode in on the coattails of Red One – Russian-based female protagonists must be a thing these days – … Continue reading

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