Monthly Archives: May 2017

SwordQuest #0 (Dynamite)

Rating: 5/5 – There’s So Much More than Just Video Games! by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. SwordQuest is one of those comics that come out of nowhere and surprised me in both delivering a story that I just didn’t … Continue reading

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FCBD 2017 Secret Empire #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – Not New Reader Friendly (But a Great Spider-Man Story in Back) by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The Secret Empire part of this FCBD issue was not good.  NOT for the reason a lot of knee-jerk idiots on … Continue reading

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Pestilence #1 (AfterShock)

Rating: 4/5 – What if the Black Plague was Really Zombies?! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. There’s not a whole lot of depth to the debut of Aftershock’s newest series Pestilence in the first issue. Instead, writer Frank Tieri and … Continue reading

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CAPSULE REVIEWS: Nick Fury #1 & Black Bolt #1 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics This time around I’m going to try a new format where I combine a couple of brief reviews into a single post.  As with all opinions of artistic offerings, your mileage may vary. Nick Fury #1 Rating: … Continue reading

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Big Moose One Shot (Archie)

Rating: 5/5 – Archie’s Big Moose Gets His Own One-Shot! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’ve been following almost all of the “new look” Archie books ever since they released the amazing Afterlife with Archie. Since then, we’ve gotten … Continue reading

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Ben Reilly: The Scarlet Spider #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Scarlet Spider is a Bit Too Much Like Deadpool Here. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I still have not read the ending of the Clone Conspiracy, it’s in my ever growing pile to read, but that … Continue reading

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Shirtless Bear Fighter #1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – Who You Gonna Call When Good Bears Go Bad? by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. ** Spoiler-Free Advance Review ** You can probably guess from the title that this is going to try to be a funny comic.  … Continue reading

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