Tag Archives: Spider-Man

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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Amazing Spider-Man: Venom Inc. Alpha (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Venom is About to Get Complicated Again. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After years and years of the symbiote being attached to Flash Thompson and a handful of other characters, the symbiote costume recently attached itself … Continue reading

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FCBD 2017 Secret Empire #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – Not New Reader Friendly (But a Great Spider-Man Story in Back) by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The Secret Empire part of this FCBD issue was not good.  NOT for the reason a lot of knee-jerk idiots on … Continue reading

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Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows #2 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – Back to Doing It Right After “One More Day”. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Brunell During the recent Secret Wars event in the Marvel Universe there were several side comics to show different universes that came across kind … Continue reading

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Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – An Annual that’s Fun but not Required Reading. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. For at least the past five to ten years, super-hero annuals have unfortunately become unnecessary and quite often uneventful reading. While offering more … Continue reading

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Prowler #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – Another Mediocre Event Tie-In. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I’ve been thoroughly enjoying the kick-off of the latest Spider-Man Event “Dead No More”, both in the “Clone Conspiracy” mini-series as well as in Amazing Spider-Man #19 and … Continue reading

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Spider-Man #5 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – There’s Room for Both Spider-Men! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Now that Spider-Man is on its fifth issue, I feel as though it’s starting to hit its stride. After reading and reviewing the first issue, I … Continue reading

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Spidey #6 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Predictable Super Heroics with Fun High School Dramatics. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. This week the rumors have heated up about Michael Keaton being cast as the Vulture in the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming movie. While fans … Continue reading

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FCBD 2016: Costumed Heroes & Anti-Heroes

I was not allowed to talk about the Marvel books until their official release date, FCBD May 7th, so the Gold book from Marvel (Civil War II/Avengers) had to wait until today instead of getting reviewed along with the other … Continue reading

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Spider-Man/Deadpool #2 (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Kelly and McGuinness Back on the Character they Perfected! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Spider-Man/Deadpool is a comic that puts fun and comedy before the seriousness of the super heroics. I absolutely loved the first issue … Continue reading

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