Monthly Archives: October 2016

Shipwreck #1 (AfterShock)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Shipwrecked and Lost in a Fog of Confusing Circumstance by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell Based on the past few months since their debut, I’ve decided to try anything from Aftershock, I had not yet read an Aftershock … Continue reading

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Green Valley #1 (Image/Skybound)

Rating: 4/5 – Four Heroic Knights Screw Up Big Time – And Then… by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Max Landis, writer of Superman: American Alien and the movie Chronicle, brings one of his unfilmed screenplays to comics with Green Valley.  … Continue reading

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The Lost Boys #1 (DC/Vertigo)

Rating: 4/5 – A Worthy Sequel to a Fan favorite Movie! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The movie The Lost Boys came along for me at just the right time. I still wasn’t a teenager, but I was old … Continue reading

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Solo #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Solo Just Doesn’t Feel Original. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It’s been a while since I’ve read a comic that stars Marvel’s Solo, or at least I just can’t remember the last time I read one. … Continue reading

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Peepland #1 (Titan)

Rating: 4/5 – The Seedy Side of NYC… Times Square in 1986 by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Last time around we looked at the first Hard Case Crime offering, Triggerman, with classic depression era gangster crime and the atypical setting … Continue reading

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Triggerman #1 (Titan)

Rating: 4/5 – Booze, Bullets, and Broads; Everything I Want in a Crime Comic! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I read a LOT of comics.  Keeping the stories from 100+ comics a month straight in my head requires, for me, … Continue reading

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Betty Boop #1 (Dynamite)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Fun Comic with A Musical Flair… Boop-Oop-a-Doop! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. A lot of comics on the stands are really heavy affairs.  Lots of tension and conflict, violence, angst; heavy stuff with bits of humor sprinkled … Continue reading

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