Tag Archives: DC

Comic Books vs. Hollywood / “Big Super”at #SDCC

At San Diego Comic Con, the Hall H and Marvel/DC super-hero news and events are undeniably cool for fans of pop culture.  I love this stuff and as a fan of pop culture I am very interested in it, but … Continue reading

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Give Your Mobile Devices Heroic Power

Companies have been marketing everyday items to fans by slapping a picture of their favorite hero on things for pretty much as long as super-heroes have been around.  Superman and Batman have been around since the beginnings of super-heroes, so … Continue reading

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New Super-Hero #1s – Jump On or Jump Off?

Have you though about how marketing drives super-hero comics nowadays? Every time a change happens, it seems to spark a new #1 issue.  There was an article on-line with comic retailers bemoaning the fact that comic sales were waning due … Continue reading

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GUEST BLOG: Al’s Year in Graphic Novels

Have you ever wondered just how many books you read in a year? I’ve always been a little curious, as rarely does the day go by when I don’t have a trade paperback, manga, or graphic novel in my hands. … Continue reading

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ComicSpectrum Reviewer Favorites of 2014

Every site on the web out there seems to have a “Best of 2014″ feature, so we felt obligated to step up and provide our own feature.  That said, it’s pretty presumptuous to call your list the “Best” when what … Continue reading

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Bob’s Twelve Comics of Christmas – 2014 Edition

Every year at some point after Thanksgiving I decorate my spinner rack with comics that have Christmas-themed covers, super-hero themed Christmas cards I’ve received, as well as a variety of super-hero ornaments.  I even saw this year that someone else … Continue reading

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Flying Below the Radar: December 2014

by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. This is a Blog I do once a month as I read through the advance solicits for comics shipping in two months.  Every month your local comic shop (LCS) places orders with Diamond Comics for … Continue reading

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