Tag Archives: Image Comics

Airboy #1 (2015) (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – Metafictional Story That Delivers the ‘Different’. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I was first introduced to Airboy in the 1986 Eclipse relaunch series and fell in love with the character as written by Chuck Dixon.  Many years … Continue reading

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Big Man Plans #1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – Rock Bottom is a Good Place to Start Building a Story. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Most people are familiar with Eric Powell from The Goon, his popular creator-owned opus starring a lovable reprobate who exists in … Continue reading

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The Humans #1 (Image)

Rating: 3/5 – Planet of the Apes Meets Sons of Anarchy. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. It’s no surprise to people who know me that I go bananas for stories featuring our simian brothers. I have much primate love for … Continue reading

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God Hates Astronauts #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Zany, Profane, Off-Kilter Farce for People Who Like That Sort of Thing. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. God Hates Astronauts is the kind of thing you’re going to think is brilliant or you’re just not going … Continue reading

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Death Vigil #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 4/5 – Great Art and a Likeable Cast of Characters. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. At it’s core this is about The Reaper (aka Bernardette, a pale blond woman here to contrast Neil Gaimain’s iconic depiction … Continue reading

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Low #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 4.5/5 – Series Like This Are Why I Read Comics. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Remender & Tocchini hit my radar as a team with Radical’s “Last Days of American Crime” in 2009-2010.  If you’ve never … Continue reading

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Spread #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 4.5/5 – Beautiful Yet Grotesque Art Makes Familiar Themes Feel Unique. By ComicSpectrum Reviewer Shawn Hoklas. You’d think that we don’t need yet another post apocalyptic story where society has broken down and the world is … Continue reading

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The Wicked + The Divine #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 5/5 – Gods Don’t Live Forever… by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. In the latest series from Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie (Phonogram, Young Avengers) we get the concept that gods are archetypes that are on the … Continue reading

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Red City #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 3/5 – A Bit Too Much Story to Fit Comfortably in This Debut Issue. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Red City is ambitious in its set up and as I read it I could tell that … Continue reading

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Madame Frankenstein (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 4.5/5 – A Modern Day Mrs. Prometheus gets the Image Treatment. by guest reviewer Kevyn Knox. I know by now it has become sort of a cliche to say this, but it cannot be helped. Image … Continue reading

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