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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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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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Spirits of Vengeance #3 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Marvel’s Supernatural Heroes in the Middle of a War Between Hell and Heaven. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell One Marvel Legacy that caught my eye was the “Spirits of Vengeance” title with Johnny Blaze instead of the … 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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Quarry’s War #1 (Titan)

Rating: 4/5 – Max Collins’ Marine Sniper turned Hitman Transitions to Comics by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Titan Comics’ ‘Hard Case Crime’ imprint continues to impress me with their latest offering, “Quarry’s War” by award-winning crime author Max Allan Collins.  … Continue reading

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Super Sons Annual #1 (DC)

Rating: 5/5 – Fun with the Super-Pets! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. If you put Krypto on a cover, that’s going to be a must buy for me! I love the golden and silver age feel of comics that … Continue reading

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Giantkillers #0 (IDW)

Rating: 3/5 – Off to a Good Start: Ominous Press and Bart Sears Return. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Last year, comic book artist Bart Sears had made the announcement that Ominous Press was making its return, this time … Continue reading

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