Tag Archives: Marvel

‘Dawn of X’ X-Men Reboot (2019)

Rating: x/5 – Not All Things for All People, Your Mileage May Vary. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. After not reading Marvel’s X-Universe books regularly for several decades, I let Jonathan Hickman’s reboot have a try at pulling me back … Continue reading

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Spider-Man #1 & #2 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Decent “Marvel Elseworlds” that goes off on a tangent from normal Marvel continuity. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. This is the series that has been mostly publicized as a vehicle for JJ Abrams & his son Henry … Continue reading

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FCBD 2018 Avengers/Captain America #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Marvel’s “Fresh Start” Kicks Off Here. By ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. It’s been a while since we’ve posted any reviews and it’s 100% my fault, lots of “real life getting in the way”.  Free Comic Book Day … Continue reading

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X-Men: Grand Design #1-2 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – Ed Piskor Superbly Summarizes X-Men up to GS #1 by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I try not to toss around words like “masterpiece” lightly, but if this guided tour to the history of the X-Men by Ed … Continue reading

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Astonishing X-Men #6 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Dying Is Not Forever (in the MarvelU) by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell The “Life of X” storyline concludes in this issue; What a way to bring back the dead! I can’t remember the last time a writer … Continue reading

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Spirits of Vengeance #3 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Marvel’s Supernatural Heroes in the Middle of a War Between Hell and Heaven. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell One Marvel Legacy that caught my eye was the “Spirits of Vengeance” title with Johnny Blaze instead of the … Continue reading

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Inhumans: Once & Future Kings #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Great Backstory for the Inhumans Royal Family by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The Inhumans are getting a lot of press lately, Marvel is pushing them in the comics with a lot of new series and mini-series and … Continue reading

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