Monthly Archives: January 2014

Dazzler #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Disco lives on in the pages of Dazzler #1. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The origins behind the creation of Dazzler are pretty interesting.  A short lived record label by the name of Casablanca Records were looking … Continue reading

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Eerie #2 (Warren)

Rating: 5/5 – Some of the best creators in comics, all in one book. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Eerie number two carried the headline, “All New Terror Tales in the Creepy Tradition”.  On the bottom of the beautiful Frank … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Bob Hope #95 (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5 – The origin of Super-Hip was a truly bizarre experience. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall The first reaction people might have nowadays is “Who the heck is Bob Hope?” or if they know who he is “What?  They … Continue reading

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The Spectacular Spider-Man #1 (1968) (Marvel)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Marvel’s 1st foray into B&W magazines. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. The year was 1968 and Marvel dipped it’s toes into the waters of black and white magazine publishing with their top hero Spider-Man, handled by no … Continue reading

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Showcase #4 (DC)

Rating: 4.5/5- A timeless classic jump-starting the Silver Age of Comics. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Gilad Levin. How do you approach such a classic? Do you look at it from today’s eyes or do you judge it according to the norm … Continue reading

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Guardians of the Galaxy #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – The Marvel Universe of the 31st Century done right! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Guardians of the Galaxy number one ushered in the 1990’s with a solid first issue that does a really great job of introducing … Continue reading

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Creepy #1 (Warren)

Rating: 5/5 – Some of the best creators to ever work in the industry, all in one book. Recently I had the opportunity to purchase a large amount of older Creepy and Eerie issues.  For those not familiar with these … Continue reading

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