Monthly Archives: January 2016

Secret Wars #9 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – It’s Finally Over, Say Hello to ‘The Prime Earth’… By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Well, it’s finally over. Arguably one of the biggest events in Marvel’s history finishes with a thirty-plus page issue that puts things … Continue reading

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Captain America: Sam Wilson #5 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – An All New Falcon Appears Alongside Cap-Wolf! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Before the Secret Wars event started, there was a Captain America series that had Falcon taking over the mantle from an aged Steve Rogers. … Continue reading

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Extraordinary X-Men #5 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – An Extraordinarily Solid X-Series. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell With Secret Wars at an end it’s now time to start reading those Marvel titles of the aftermath. Personally, I read ahead. I felt like everything I read … Continue reading

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Black Knight #3 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Too Many Avengers Take the Spotlight From Black Knight. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The Black Knight has been around for quite some time. In fact, the Black Knight first appeared all the way back in … Continue reading

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Gutter Magic #1 (IDW)

Rating: 4.5/5 – In This Fantasy World, Everyone Craves a Piece of Magic. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Writer Rich Douek has imagined a world where wizards helped fight World War II.  Their involvement in the war resulted in a … Continue reading

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Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #1 (BOOM!)

Rating: 3.5/5 – It’s Morphin’ Time Once Again! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Dallas Fitzgerald The Power Rangers franchise (and its Japanese forebear, Super Sentai) is very near to my heart. It was with great excitement that I awaited BOOM! Studios’ Power … Continue reading

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The Last Contract #1 (BOOM!)

Rating: 4/5 – He’s Old, Not Out! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The Last Contract is the latest entry in the “retired hit man tries to retire but someone comes after him and ultimately regrets it” genre.  I could also … Continue reading

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Red Sonja #1 (Dynamite)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Seeing Red, and loving it! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell First off, let me just say that I haven’t picked up a Red Sonja comic since I was a teenager and that was well over 13 years … Continue reading

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Flash #47 (DC)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Why is Zoom called Reverse Flash? by ComicSpectrum reviewer Brett Downard Right now, I am by no means a “DC guy” being that I just cut all but Astro City and the Flash. I’m sure they’re producing … Continue reading

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Spawn #259 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – Erik Larsen Penciling Spawn?!? By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas Lately it seems as though Spawn heads in an all new new direction, or announces a new creative each time I’m ready to read a new issue … Continue reading

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