Tag Archives: Mark Waid

2016 Favorites of the Year: Bob Bretall

It’s time for the last installment where the four regular ComicSpectrum contributors for 2016 have each shared their “Top 10” list for 2016. We are not declaring our favorites to be magically the “best” things produced, but rather just  what … Continue reading

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Baltimore Comic Con 2016: Comics Still Reign at this Con

Living in California, I’ve been to many cons in the western US, but had never been to an east coast convention before, and I had heard nothing but good things about Baltimore and Heroes Con from  east coast friends.  My … Continue reading

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Bob’s Blog: Top 10 for 2015

We’re back on this New Year’s Eve Day 2015 with our final “Top 10” from your site owner & editor, Bob Bretall!   As with Al and Shawn’s picks, they’re not in explicit order from 1 to 10, but are 10 … Continue reading

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Bob’s Top 10: San Diego Comic Con International 2015

I had a GREAT time at San Diego Comic Con International 2015.  It was my 26th year at the show and this time around I really focused on attending panels instead of buying stuff down on the show floor (though … Continue reading

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Bob’s Blog: Getting Ready for Comic-Con 2014

CREDIT: Bob Bretall It’s that magical time of year for a comics fan: San Diego Comic Con (or, as it’s officially named “Comic Con International: San Diego”).  The photo above is from my room at the Bayfront Hilton a couple … Continue reading

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WonderCon 2014: An Aptly Named “Wonderful” Comic Convention

CREDIT: All photos by Bob Bretall.  All characters and comics copyright their respective owners. WonderCon is really a great convention.  You generally hear a lot of folks in the Bay Area lamenting about how it was wrenched away from them … Continue reading

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Flying Below the Radar: March 2014

This is a new Blog I’ll do once a month as I read through the advance solicits for comics shipping in two months.  In case people don’t know, every month your local comic shop (LCS) places orders with Diamond Comics … Continue reading

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