Tag Archives: Marvel

The Marvel No-Prize Book #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 5/5 – A Hilarious Highlighting of Marvel Mistakes! By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Let me start by saying that this book is really, really funny! There are multiple pages where I laughed out loud as Marvel pokes fun … Continue reading

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The Saga of Crystal, Crystal Warrior #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – A Comic That Tied Into an ’80s Line of Toys. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After reading the latest issue of the Secret Wars tie-in book WeirdWorld, a character who hasn’t been seen in quite some … 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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Godzilla #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – Godzilla, Smack Dab in the Marvel Universe! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. With the release and popularity of Godzilla at the movies, those looking for further adventures of the Japanese monster have plenty of comics to feed … Continue reading

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Excalibur #1 (1988) (Marvel)

Rating: 4/5 – The best LOOKING X-book of 1988. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Reading this first issue of Excalibur was an absolute joy in that I’m not as familiar with this team of characters as much as I am … 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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Master of Kung Fu #17 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Finally reading what so many others hold in high regard. The character Shang-Chi who first appeared in Special Marvel Edition number fifteen, launched to an overwhelming response by readers.  The reaction was so strong that Marvel re-named … Continue reading

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