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Bloodborne #1 (Titan Comics)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Comics Set in the Lovecraft-Inspired World of Bloodborne. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’m a big fan of the FromSoftware games Dark Souls and Bloodborne. Of the two, Bloodborne is my preferred title as I love … Continue reading

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The Brave and the Bold #1 (DC)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Batman and Wonder Woman are Braver and Bolder! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas It’s funny, although Liam Sharp has been in the comic industry for some time, only recently have I come to love his work. … Continue reading

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Thrawn #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Thrawn’s Initiation into the Empire, From the 2017 Novel. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Although I read and loved the Timothy Zahn helmed Thrawn trilogy that was published in 1992, I have not read the Thrawn … Continue reading

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Young Monsters in Love #1 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – Great Creators, but a Hefty Cover Price. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Young Monsters in Love is a collection of short stories by a bunch of talented creators. Kelley Jones, … Continue reading

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Swamp Thing Winter Special #1 (DC)

Rating: 5/5 – A Wonderful Tribute to Swamp Thing and Creator Len Wein. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It could be argued that artist Jason Fabok is DC’s go to artist. He’s been the artist on DC’s flagship title … Continue reading

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Incredible Hulk #712 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Thor: Ragnarok’s Hulk v. Thor Battle Makes its Way (in Spirit) to the Comics. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell Amadeus Cho had decided to make a trip to Planet Hulk, thinking it was the best option for … Continue reading

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X-Men: Grand Design #1-2 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – Ed Piskor Superbly Summarizes X-Men up to GS #1 by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I try not to toss around words like “masterpiece” lightly, but if this guided tour to the history of the X-Men by Ed … Continue reading

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