Monthly Archives: December 2015

Scarlet Witch #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – My Favorite Take on Scarlet Witch To Date! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I’ve always been partial to Wanda Maximoff as an Avenger, she was a key member of the Avengers when I first started reading the … Continue reading

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The Violent #1 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – An Uncomfortably Well-Done Crime Comic. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I’m a big fan of Ed Brisson’s writing.  His “pre-apocalyptic tale” Sheltered was one of my favorite books last year.  He also wrote The Field, The Mantle, … Continue reading

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Ringside #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Turns Out I Like a Story About Pro Wrestling! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. No disrespect for people with a long-lived fandom for pro wrestling, but it’s never been anything that particularly interested me.  When I saw … Continue reading

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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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