Monthly Archives: December 2015

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – I’m Liking Lunella Lafayette! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I love it when a new character is created instead of just radically altering/re-hashing an existing one.  Devil Dinosaur historically hung around with protohominid Moon Boy (in Kirby’s … Continue reading

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Red Wolf #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – Non-Memorable Debut, But Has Potential. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Red Wolf number one stars a relatively obscure character from the Marvel Universe and spins directly out of a Secret Wars tie-in book, 1872, that was … Continue reading

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Replica #1 (Aftershock)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Smart Sci-Fi Comedy From a New Publisher! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Launched earlier this year in April, Aftershock Comics describes itself as a “comic book company that combines the creative edge of an independent publisher … Continue reading

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Daredevil #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Daredevil Gets a Bit Darker Again with Soule. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. In my opinion, Daredevil has had one of it’s best runs of all time with Waid and Samnee  last year. It was lighter … Continue reading

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Spidey #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Fun Visitation to Peter Parker’s Earliest Days as Spidey. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Marvel heroes have a rich history, and the earliest days of most of their classic heroes are “of their time”.  If you … Continue reading

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Carver: A Paris Story #1 (Z2 Comics)

Rating: 4/5 – Noir in 1923 Paris by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Carver is the first comic I’ve gotten from new Publisher Z2 Comics and they’re off to a good start with me.  Writer/artist Chris Hunt’s story is set in … Continue reading

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The Massive: Ninth Wave #1 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Protecting the Environment Before The Crash. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Brian Wood revisits the cast from The Massive in the time period before the global catastrophe when they were an “environmental rescue unit” calling themselves a … Continue reading

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