Monthly Archives: August 2016

Supergirl: Rebirth #1 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – Parallels With the TV Show, But Differences Too By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’ve recently caught up on most of the Supergirl television show and for the most part I’ve enjoyed it. At times the writing … Continue reading

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Deathstroke: Rebirth #1 (DC Comics)

Rating: 4/5 – The Perfect Mix of Backstory and Forward Story Momentum. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I was surprised by how much I enjoyed this comic and I really shouldn’t have been.  Christopher Priest has been writing comics since … Continue reading

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Mycroft Holmes #1 (Titan)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Fun Adventure with Sherlock’s Roguish Brother. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Playing Basketball & writing comics…  Two things Kareen Abdul-Jabbar is pretty darn good at.  Everyone knows about the basketball thing.  Doing comics is new and … Continue reading

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The Accused #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Hawkeye’s Trial and Daredevil’s Case Against Him. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I have yet to read the fourth issue of Civil War II, but that’s ok when reading The Accused as the story spins out … Continue reading

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All Star Batman #1 (DC)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Batman’s CannonBall Run! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After an extremely brief break, Scott Snyder is back to writing Batman. The writer of DC’s most popular book of the past five years returns to Batman, but … Continue reading

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Animosity #1 (AfterShock)

Rating: 3.5/5 – An Intriguing Concept, Where Will Bennett Go With It? by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I liked the idea of this debut issue, but if there was ever a comic that cried out for having an “extra length … Continue reading

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Mae #3 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Gene Ha’s Portal Fantasy is a Rollicking Good Time! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I read a lot of comics.  A LOT.  120 or more different comics every month.  How do I keep them all straight in … Continue reading

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