Category Archives: Image

Fade Out Vol. 2 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – A Fascinating Look at 1940s Hollywood. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. After a brilliant first volume that introduced us to all the characters and provided us with all the basics needed to move the story forward, … Continue reading

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The Milkman Murders (Image)

RATING: 4/5 – A Dark and Disturbing Look Inside a Suburban Home. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Back in 2004, Dark Horse published a four issue mini series as part of their horror line called The Milkman Murders. Written … Continue reading

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The Strange Talent of Luther Strode vol. 1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Fine Mix of Characterization and Ultra Violence. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The Strange Talent of Luther Strode is violent. It’s ultra violent and that’s exactly what writer Justin Jordan was going for. In the … Continue reading

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Jupiter’s Legacy vol. 1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Two Generations of Heroes and Family Issues. by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas Jupiter’s Legacy is another creator owned series by Mark Millar, this time teaming up with ultra talented artist and co-creator Frank Quitely. It takes … Continue reading

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Kinski (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – A Tale About a Man and a Dog (That Isn’t Even His) by ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. We originally reviewed the first issue of Kinski when it was released digitally through Monkeybrain Comics last year. After … Continue reading

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Mind the Gap Vol. 1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – “Everyone is a Suspect, No One is Innocent” by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas After working in the PR and Marketing Department at Marvel Comics for years, Jim McCann left that world to focus on his writing and … Continue reading

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Chew: The Omnivore Edition Vol. 1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A Peculiar, Exceptionally Fun and Unique Series. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo. Collecting Chew #1-10. The premise of Chew is outlandish. In the near future, poultry is outlawed, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is the most … Continue reading

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Pretty Deadly Vol. 1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics Rating: 4.5/5 – Modern Mythology with Mesmerizing Art. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Pretty Deadly is a book that feels like it’s based on some as yet unknown mythology. It takes some very deep and mature themes … Continue reading

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Black Science Vol. 1 (Image)

Rating: 5/5 – These are Worlds You’ll Want to Visit Over and Over Again. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Shawn Hoklas. Black Science borrows heavily from the Fantastic Four, but does so while adding in mature themes, violence, and a level of … Continue reading

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Todd: The Ugliest Kid On Earth Vol. 2 (Image)

Rating: 4/5 – Terrible People Make Solid Entertainment. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Stephen Bretall. Todd: The Ugliest Kid on Earth tells the story of Todd, a kid so ugly he must wear a bag on his head (we never see him … Continue reading

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