Tag Archives: comic books

Secret Weapons #2 (Valiant)

Rating: 5/5 – A Low-Power Team Makes for a Unique Reading Experience. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I really enjoyed the movie Arrival. I thought it was a smart science fiction movie that had a fantastic ending which made … Continue reading

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Edge of Venomverse #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Venomized Characters from Across the Multiverse, Starting with X-23. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The Edge of Venomverse is an all new mini-series by Marvel with a story similar to that of the Edge of Spider-Verse … Continue reading

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Weapons of Mutant Destruction: Alpha #1

Rating: 3.5/5 – Not an Event, just a Multi-Title Crossover! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It’s fun to see a book like Weapons of Mutant Destruction. It feels so silver age in its ideas and premise, while having the … Continue reading

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Mighty Mouse #1 (Dynamite)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Here He Comes to Save the Day! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I love Mighty Mouse. Although he really doesn’t have a presence within pop culture any more, Mighty Mouse is still an iconic character. He’s … Continue reading

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Secret Empire #3 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – I’m Lost Within Secret Empire’s Secrets. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Secret Empire is losing me fast. With each issue, I’m feeling more and more confused with just how certain aspects of this story story work, … Continue reading

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Cable #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – A Disorienting, but Fun, Trip Through Time. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Cable number one doesn’t waste any time before throwing you right into the thick of things. Cable is jumping back into time, into the … Continue reading

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I Am Groot #1 (Marvel)

  Rating: 3.5/5 – Playing Off the Popularity of Baby Groot from the Movie. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Baby Groot is a popular feature of the new Guardians of the Galaxy movie, also being featured in numerous trailers … Continue reading

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Luke Cage #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – A Mystery Involving the Doctor Who Created Cage! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Luke Cage is definitely more popular now than he’s ever been at before. He just wrapped up a mini-series from the creator of … Continue reading

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Regression #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Another Great Horror Comic from Image! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I love horror comics. I’m a huge fan of the Warren magazines from the 1960s and 1970s and adore the DC and Marvel horror books … Continue reading

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Secret Warriors #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A New Series Closely Tied to Inhumans and Secret Empire. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’m a big fan of Jonathan Hickman’s run on Secret Warriors. That book had a sprawling story that put Hickman on … Continue reading

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