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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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Space Battle Lunchtime #1 (Oni Press)

Rating: 4/5 – A Frog in a Wig Walks Into a Bakery… by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Natalie Riess’ Space Battle Lunchtime takes a simple concept, riffing on cooking competition reality TV shows, and transforms it into something I found … Continue reading

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I Hate Fairyland #1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – Skottie Young…UNLEASHED! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. Chances are you own a comic with Skottie Young’s artwork on the cover or within the pages of the book. His child-sized takes on beloved superhero franchises know no peer, … Continue reading

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Henchgirl #1 (Scout Comics)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Comedy in the Everyday Lives of a Villain’s Support Team. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. In another comics case of nominative determinism, Mary Posa works for Monsieur Butterfly. In fact, Monsieur Butterfly loves hiring hench people with … Continue reading

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Rumble #3 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Mythic World-Building Comes Face-to-Face With…Aerosol Flame Retardant? by ComicSpectrum reviewer R.C. Killian John Arcudi and James Harren’s creation Rumble has been a decidedly peculiar book: talk of scarecrows is all I can recall—other than advertising shots of … Continue reading

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God Hates Astronauts #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Zany, Profane, Off-Kilter Farce for People Who Like That Sort of Thing. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. God Hates Astronauts is the kind of thing you’re going to think is brilliant or you’re just not going … Continue reading

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Astounding Villain House (Dark Horse)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Great fun!  Check this out! This reprints stories originally presented in Dark Horse Presents #21-24, but given that DHP is $7.99 an issue and this comic is 32 pages (four 8-page stories) for $3.50, this is a … Continue reading

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