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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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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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Gravetrancers #1 (Black Mask Studios)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Disturbing and Memorable Debut Issue! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I wasn’t quite sure whether I’d enjoy the first issue of Gravetrancers after the first few pages, but that quickly changed with each subsequent page, … Continue reading

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Amazing Spider-Man: Venom Inc. Alpha (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Venom is About to Get Complicated Again. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After years and years of the symbiote being attached to Flash Thompson and a handful of other characters, the symbiote costume recently attached itself … Continue reading

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The Mighty Crusaders #1 (Dark Circle Comics)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Relaunching the Crusaders…Again? By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Just how many times have the Crusaders been reintroduced or re-launched? It seems as though every few years there’s a new Crusaders book, usually published by Archie Comics, … Continue reading

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