Tag Archives: Jordie Bellaire

The Vision #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – The Vision Builds a Family…Literally. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The Vision was my favorite Avenger when I was growing up, but somewhere along the line as they changed the character time and again, I drifted away … Continue reading

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Plutona #1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – Kids that are Accurately Portrayed Like Kids. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. It isn’t always easy to have kids sound like kids when writing dialogue. Many times writers will either use too much “kid talk” or … Continue reading

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The Kitchen #1 (DC/Vertigo)

Rating: 4/5 – The Flip Side of Mob Crime Fiction. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I’ve read a lot of comics and seen a lot of movies in the sub-genre of fiction focusing on organized crime.  It’s a pretty male-dominated … Continue reading

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Tooth & Claw #1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – A Word Building and Epic First Issue. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Kurt Busiek has had a lot of success within the world of comics. His Astro City series was and still remains a critical success almost … Continue reading

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Magneto #9 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – The March to Axis Invades Magneto’s Series. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. This ninth issue of Magneto carries the March to Axis banner, informing the reader that this is part of Marvel’s next big event that starts … Continue reading

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Moon Knight #7 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Picking Up Right Where Ellis/Shalvey Left Off. By ComicSpectrum Reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After only six issues, the creative team of Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey left the Moon Knight series where they had offered up a new … Continue reading

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Moon Knight #5 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Focusing on Simply Solid Storytelling. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Each issue of this newest series of Moon Knight has been a stand alone tale. There’s no overarching story, no mastermind villain that’s hidden behind the scenes, … Continue reading

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Flash Gordon (2014) #1 (Dynamite)

CREDIT: Dynamite Entertainment Rating: 4/5 – A Take on the Characters That Feels Fresh and Classic at the Same Time. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Taking a quick look at the comic book database, this is at least the 11th … Continue reading

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Magneto #2 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics Rating: 4.5/5 – A Magnetically Attractive Series. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Hank Johnson. One of the highlights for me in the X-Men First Class movie was the scene in which Magneto was tracking down and getting revenge on … Continue reading

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Moon Knight (2014) #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – Time to once again moon over Moon Knight. by guest reviewer Kevyn Knox. Warren Ellis, the man who gave us Planetary and Transmetropolitan, as well as giving a boost to such established comics like Stormwatch and Excalibur, … Continue reading

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