Tag Archives: Kieron Gillen

Phonogram: The Immaterial Girl #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – “Take On Me” Taken to a Whole New Level… by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie are back with a 3rd go-round of their Phonogram series where Music is Magic and there’s something to … Continue reading

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Darth Vader #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – Breathing New Life Into an Iconic Villain. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Marvel is two for two in my book when it comes to successful releases in their relaunch of the Star Wars franchise. Darth Vader … Continue reading

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Über #21 (Avatar Press)

Rating: 4.5/5 – An Outstanding Alternate History of WWII. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Über is Kieron Gillen’s meticulously researched alternate history of WWII that explores the question: What would the war have been like if the Axis and Allied … Continue reading

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Original Sin #3.1 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics Rating: 3/5 – Not Spectacular, but This Particular Sin May Bring Me Back. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. As with most comic events, the ramifications of the Original Sin storyline are being felt throughout a multitude of … 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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Iron Man #23 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Malekith + Mandarin = TROUBLE! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Another case of a “variant cover success story”.  I only picked up this book because I liked the “animal variant” cover (seen above) AND my Local Comic … Continue reading

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Origin II #3 (Marvel)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Art and story don’t live up to the “Origin” name. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After reviewing the first issue of Origin II, I felt that the story was pretty straight forward and didn’t quite leave the … Continue reading

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