Monthly Archives: August 2014

Heroes of the Comics (Fantagraphics)

CREDIT: Fantagraphics Comics Rating: 5/5 – Fabulous Portraits and Bios of Legendary Comics Creators. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Drew Friedman is a veteran artist, having been published in seminal underground comics like Raw and Weirdo. Magazines like Heavy Metal, … Continue reading

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Letter 44 Vol. 1 (Oni Press)

4.5/5 – A Political Thriller with a Healthy Dose of Science Fiction. Continue reading

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The Weirding Willows Vol. 1 (Titan Comics)

4.5/5 – Do We Need Another Fairytale Book With Public-Doman Characters? Yes! Continue reading

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God Is Dead Vol. 1 (Avatar)

CREDIT: Avatar Rating: 3/5 – So Many Great Ideas That Are Not Fully Explored. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. God is Dead is full of great ideas, which is no surprise considering it’s co-written by Jonathan Hickman. Unfortunately, those great … Continue reading

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The Sakai Project HC (Dark Horse)

CREDIT: Dark Horse Rating: 5/5 – 100s of Artistic Takes on Usagi Yojimbo. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I you love Stan Sakai’s character Usagi Yojimbo you’ve probably already bought or ordered this.  If you’ve never heard of Usagi you … Continue reading

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