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Battlecats #1-3 (Mad Cave Studios)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A Fun New Fantasy World from a New Publisher. By ComicSpectrum senior reviewer Shawn Hoklas. The team over at Mad Cave Studios sent us the first three issues of Battlecats and I’m glad that they did. I … Continue reading

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Ipso Facto v1: The Presence (Comixology)

Rating: 4/5 – Will Magic Aliens Save Earth From Nuclear Disaster? by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I reviewed the 1st 3 issues of Ipso Facto way back in November of 2013, and after a lengthy gap in publication, they seem … Continue reading

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The Walking Dead: Alien (Panel Syndicate)

Rating: 5/5 – The Early Days of the Outbreak…in Spain! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall ** SPOILER FREE REVIEW ** Robert Kirkman has given Brian K. Vaughan & Marcos Martin permission to play in his sandbox!  I believe this is … Continue reading

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Monsters (Hivemindedness)

Rating: 4/5 – Perfect for Parents of Kids Who Have Monster Issues by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Monsters is a collection of short stories ideal for parent to read with their children.  Most of the stories will help children work … Continue reading

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Bearmageddon Vol. 1 (Ethan Nicolle/Comixology)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Tips on Surviving the Coming Ursine Apocalypse! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I first ran across Ethan Nicolle’s work in his debut comics work Chumble Spuzz (from Slave Labor Graphics in 2008, nominated for an Eisner Award … Continue reading

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Orcs! #1 (The Larsen Project/Comixology)

Rating: 4/5 – Laugh Out Loud Dialogue and an Epic Squirrel Fight! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall I’m a sucker for fantasy comics, both serious and humorous.  Orcs! falls firmly into the humorous category and creator/writer/artist Christine Larsen has a … Continue reading

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Inferno #1 (Wendigo Comics/Comixology)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Heart Wrenching Tale of the 1941 Jedwabne Pogrom by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Writer Gilad Levine tells the story of the massacre of at least 340 Jews by their Polish neighbors in 1941 Jewdwabne, Poland.  It is … Continue reading

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