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Star Wars: Mace Windu #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – This Is NOT the Star Wars Comic I’m Looking For. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’m a big Star Wars fan, but of all the characters Marvel could have created a series about, Mace Windu was … Continue reading

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Darkseid Special #1 (DC Comics)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Darkseid Doesn’t Like It When People Escape His Prisons. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. This past month DC has been celebrating the birthday of Jack Kirby by releasing a handful of one-shots starring Kirby creations like … Continue reading

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Divinity #0 (Valiant)

Rating: 4/5 – Divinity Takes a Tour of the Valiant Universe. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Divinity is one of my favorite characters at Valiant. He’s all powerful like DC’s Dr. Manhattan, able to bend and shape reality to … Continue reading

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Dark Nights: Metal #1 (DC)

Rating: 5/5 – DC Fans Should Rejoice in Metal by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas So far, the Dark Nights: Metal events is everything that I love about DC Comics and their multiverse! Tons of characters, complicated but fun continuity, … Continue reading

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Generations: Phoenix & Jean Grey #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Generations Isn’t Required Reading. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I expected something different when Marvel first announced Generations. I thought it would be more of a ten part series with issues that tied into one another, … Continue reading

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Mister Miracle #1 (DC)

Rating: 5/5 – A New Take on a New God. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The New Gods have had their ups, but they have also had plenty of downs. They were handled most recently, and effectively I might … Continue reading

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Spawn #276 (Image)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A New Creative Team Brings Spawn to Japan. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. If you look at my past reviews for Spawn, you’ll notice that I usually review this title at a new arc, or a … Continue reading

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