Monthly Archives: April 2016

Empress #1 (Icon/Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Great but Quick Read Without Any Extras. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Empress has a breakneck pace that after just a couple of pages of calm, never lets up to the very end. Empress is Mark … Continue reading

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Infinity Entity#4 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Another Masterful Infinity Epic From Starlin. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Brett Downard This is the latest tale of Adam Warlock by Jim Starlin, who isn’t Adam’s creator, but is like a really great adopted father.  He’s been writing … Continue reading

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Rough Riders #1 (Aftershock)

Rating: 4/5 – Real Life Historical Figures Gathering to Save the World. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. At ComicSpectrum we’ve reviewed quite a few of the new Aftershock series and have really enjoyed almost everything this new company has … Continue reading

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Spider-Women Alpha (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Women of the Spider Family Having a Girl’s Day. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell I follow Spider-Gwen and Silk, but not Spider-Woman. I know Spider-Woman now has a baby, but that’s about it. As for Spider-Gwen and … Continue reading

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Bloodlines #1 (DC)

Rating: 3/5 – Was Anyone Clamoring for a Return to Bloodlines? By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It was 1993 when DC last released a story arc called Bloodlines. I remember the crossover event and the annuals that it crossed … Continue reading

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The Devil’s Only Friend (Arsenic Lullaby)

Rating: 5/5 – Do You Like the Dark Side of Humor? Try This! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I’ve been a HUGE fan of the self-published Arsenic Lullaby for a long time, I first discovered it around 2000 and was … Continue reading

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Uncanny X-Men #6 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – The Apocalypse War Begins! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell When Cyclops was leading the team this group was a bunch of revolutionaries for mutants everywhere, but they ended up being a team of mislead renegades and killers. … Continue reading

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Jughead #5 (Archie Comics)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Must Read for Anyone Looking for Comics That are Fun! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I love this series. When Bob reviewed the first issue of Jughead last year, he said that he’d “love to … Continue reading

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X-Men ’92 #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – A New Ongoing Starring the X-Men from the 1990s! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I really enjoyed the Secret Wars mini-series X-Men ’92 from last year. Based loosely on the X-Men animated series from the 1990s, … Continue reading

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G.I. Joe: Deviations (IDW)

Rating: 4.5/5 – The World Is Cobra’s Oyster! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Dallas Fitzgerald. Let me begin this review by admitting that this was the only book in the Deviations series that I had absolutely no interest in. It’s not that … Continue reading

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