Tag Archives: Image Comics

Horizon #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – An Alien Invasion Story Where Earth is the Invader by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The premise of the book “Earth invades another planet” is a cool one.  That premise could go in a lot of directions.  Most … Continue reading

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FCBD 2016: All-Ages Gold Comics

Free Comic Book Day is meant to promote comics and is a fun “holiday” every 1st Saturday in May for 15 years now!  The installments in the ComicSpectrum FCBD 2016 Review Extravaganza that will go up today, Thursday May 5th, … Continue reading

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Pencil Head #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Look at the Seedy but Humorous Underbelly of Comics. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Pencil Head takes a look at an off-center and decidedly twisted world of Ted McKeever’s creation, following the tortured comics creator Poodwaddle.  … Continue reading

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Citizen Jack #1 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – A Politician Who Will Do ANYTHING to Get Elected! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall No, I’m not talking about the current round of US elections (or really ANY round of elections).  This is the story of Jack … Continue reading

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Paper Girls #1 (Image)

Review: 5/5 – What the Heck is a Newspaper? Who Cares? Read This Series! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. This falls into the “better late than never” category, since #2 came out last week, but I get my comics once … 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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Saints #1 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – Are Saints Being Reincarnated?  If So, Why? by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Saints #1 leaves a lot of questions unanswered.  Sometimes I’ll read a #1 comic that leaves a lot of ambiguity and say “Hmm.  OK, I … Continue reading

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Dark Corridor #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Character Driven Crime Noir. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. If you like hard-edged crime stories that put you behind the scenes from the criminal’s POV, then Dark Corridor is definitely worth checking out.  Rich Tommaso writes and … Continue reading

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We Stand On Guard #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Plucky Canadian Freedom Fighters Battle the Evil U.S.of A by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The premise of this latest Brian K. Vaughan series set 100 years in the future is a United States invasion of Canada, apparently … Continue reading

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Sons of the Devil #1 (Image)

Rating: 3/5 – Thriller That’s All Breadcrumbs So Far. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Writer Brian Buccellato is laying down a trail of breadcumbs that will no doubt lead somewhere over time, but after reading this debut issue I had … Continue reading

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