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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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Old Man Hawkeye #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Strong Prequel to Old Man Logan. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Old Man Hawkeye is a prequel to the immensely popular Old Man Logan story from close to ten years ago. In that original story, … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi – The Storms of Crait #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Answering Questions About a Setting from the Last Jedi. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The Last Jedi left a lot of unanswered questions at the end of the movie which look as though they will be … Continue reading

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Astonishing X-Men #6 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Dying Is Not Forever (in the MarvelU) by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell The “Life of X” storyline concludes in this issue; What a way to bring back the dead! I can’t remember the last time a writer … Continue reading

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