Tag Archives: DC

Legends: 30th Anniversary Edition (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – A 30-year Old Story That Still Resonates Today! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. Why do we read comics? There’s no all-encompassing answer to this question. We come into this hobby…some would say this way of life…for a … Continue reading

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The Silver Age of Comic Book Art (Archway Publishing)

Rating: 5/5 – Fabulous Examination of the Greats of Silver Age Art. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. If you’re a fan of comicbook art in general and the Silver Age of comics in specific, you must get this book.  If … Continue reading

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Green Lantern/Green Arrow: Hard Traveling Heroes TPB (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Taken Out of the Story by a Strong Creative Voice. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Pete Drummond. It’s hard to write a review that’s not 5/5 glowing praise for a story that has been almost universally lauded in the … Continue reading

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FBP: Federal Bureau of Physics Vol. 1 (DC/Vertigo)

Rating:  4.5/5 – Who knew physics could be so much fun? by ComicSpectrum reviewer Jeff Bouchard. Over the last several years, the Vertigo line of comics has seen many changes.  From the transition of Executive Editor Karen Berger who had … Continue reading

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Batman: The TV Stories TPB (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – A Great Trip Down Memory Lane (even if Catwoman is suspiciously absent!) by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. Collected from BATMAN #53, 73, 121, 140, 169 and 171, and DETECTIVE COMICS #230, 346 and 359. Holy Collected Editions, … Continue reading

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Batman Beyond: 10,000 Clowns (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – The Hero We Need. Collects Batman Beyond digital chapters 1-16. Batman is never the wrong answer – unless you’re asking whose parents are coming to Show & Tell. Outside of that loophole, DC has done a great … Continue reading

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The World of Flashpoint Featuring Batman (DC)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Gotham is glorious, the rest is forgettable. As a longtime DC reader, I have a special relationship with “continuity”.  And by special, I mean I obsess over how characters and events impact each other under the umbrella … Continue reading

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