Tag Archives: back issues

Haunted #21 (Charlton)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Baron Weirwulf’s Haunted Castle! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Charlton’s Haunted began in 1971 as a horror and suspense anthology similar to House of Mystery or House of Secrets. In the first twenty issues, the stories … Continue reading

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House of Mystery #174 (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5 – The Return of Horror…Reprints… By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. House of Mystery was originally a horror anthology that began back in 1951. Similar to E.C. and plenty of other horror titles of the time, when the … Continue reading

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Tiger-Man #1 (Atlas)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Some Comics Are Best Left in The Back Issue Bin. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. A while back I had written a review for Atlas’ Planet of the Vampires which I enjoyed quite a bit and … Continue reading

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The Witching Hour #3 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – It’s 12 O’Clock…It’s Time for Some Great Comics! by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. I’m a huge fan of the Warren, Skywald and other horror magazines of the 1960s and 70s. Fantastic art by legendary creators could … Continue reading

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World’s Finest Comics #247 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – Crazy Fun Starring Kor-El, Superman’s Twin Brother! by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Usually my back issue reading choices are calculated. Catch up on an issue here or read a run of this character there, but sometimes … Continue reading

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Dr. Strange #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – Frank Brunner’s Art Will Capture You in it’s Spell. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Dr. Strange has had a confusing road when it comes to his own series. He was co-created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko … Continue reading

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Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (DC)

CREDIT: DC Comics Rating: 4.5/5 – This Holds Up Great 25 Years After It Was Originally Published. by ComicSpectrum Reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Believe it or not it’s been twenty-five years since Gotham by Gaslight hit comic shops. Twenty-five years…comics can … Continue reading

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