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Deadly Hands of Kung Fu #1 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics Rating: 3/5 – Doesn’t live up to the high standards of the original. by ComicSpectrum Reviewer Shawn Hoklas. There’s a rich history to the story of Shang-Chi. Not only in terms of his history as a character, … Continue reading

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Superior Spider-Man #27 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – The beginning of the end of Otto’s run as Spider-Man. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Marvel has already announced the return of Peter Parker as Spider-Man with a brand new number one issue in April, but Otto … Continue reading

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Thor God of Thunder #19 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – New story, new villain, classic team of Aaron/Ribic. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After the amazing Godbomb story wrapped up, artist Esad Ribic took a well deserved break from the title.  Although the art was still strong … Continue reading

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All-New Invaders #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – Doesn’t deliver on high expectations. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Since James Robinson left DC (rather abruptly) after ending his run on the series Earth 2, I’ve been waiting to see where he would eventually end up.  … Continue reading

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All-New X-Factor #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Peter David shows why he’s such a consistently great writer. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’ve always been a fan of Peter David and although I’ve been a big fan of his X-Factor runs, I didn’t keep … Continue reading

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Guardians of the Galaxy #7 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – More on Angela, less about the Guardians. Writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Sara Pichelli give us a little bit more depth into Angela and her motivations in this dialogue heavy and action free issue of Guardians … Continue reading

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Superior Spider-Man Team-Up #5 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – An evil version of Spider-Man and his amazing friends. I have to start by saying I love the Doc Ock as Spidey saga.  Everything he does is just interesting making Spider-Man an anti-hero.  He is doing good … Continue reading

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Thor: God of Thunder #12 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Humanizing the God of Thunder After the epic conclusion to the God Butcher storyline that ran in Thor: God Of Thunder for the first eleven issues, issue twelve takes a break in the action.  The entirety of … Continue reading

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Superior Carnage #2 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – This is really a story about long-time villain the Wizard, that’s what makes it enjoyable After reviewing the first issue of Superior Carnage, I felt that the issue was a bit jumbled in its storytelling and was … Continue reading

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Uncanny X-Force #10 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Humphries uncanny choice of characters for this X-Force team works Uncanny X-Force has put together a team of mutants that you wouldn’t think can hold a series on their own, but for the most part they’ve done … Continue reading

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