Tag Archives: SHIELD

CAPSULE REVIEWS: Nick Fury #1 & Black Bolt #1 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics This time around I’m going to try a new format where I combine a couple of brief reviews into a single post.  As with all opinions of artistic offerings, your mileage may vary. Nick Fury #1 Rating: … Continue reading

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International Iron Man #7 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – The Latest “Who Is Tony Stark?” Story by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall There have been lots of stories delving into the “secret origin” of Iron Man’s alter ego Tony Stark.  The only certain thing is that however … Continue reading

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The Shield #1 (Archie / Dark Circle)

Rating: 4/5 – Re-imagining and Modernizing a Classic Superhero by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. Archie Comics’ patriotic superhero, the Shield, has been around for over 75 years, predating not only the company’s namesake character, but also the arguably better-known icon … Continue reading

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FCBD 2015: All-New, All-Different Avengers / Dark Circle Comics / Valiant 25th Anniversary Special

by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. Every year on the first Saturday of May, comic shops and fans celebrate Free Comic Book Day (FCBD). It is a day aimed at bringing in new readers by offering select free comics from various … Continue reading

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Secret Avengers #6 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – S.H.I.E.L.D & a grittier Avengers team Secret Avengers is a smartly written book with elements of action, espionage and superheroes all mixed in.  It does this with a cast obviously influenced by the Avengers movie; Hawkeye, Black … Continue reading

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