Thursday 05th May 2016,
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All posts by Austin Shirey

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“The Flash” Film Loses Director

According to a THR exclusive posted on April 29, 2016,  the DC Comics Extended Universe big-screen version of The Flash has just lost its director. THR’s Borys Kit reports that Seth Grahame-Smith – best known as the author of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire [...]

May 3, 2016 News
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What to Expect When You’re Expecting (DC REBIRTH)

INTRODUCTION I was a DC Comics super-fan. Green Lantern was my favorite superhero, followed closely by Superman and Batman; Crisis on Infinite Earths blew my mind and Geoff Johns and Grant Morrison were, in my opinion, the greatest comic book writers on [...]

April 28, 2016 Features
Batman The Killing Joke

DC to Release R-Rated Batman: The Killing Joke

In an exclusive to Entertainment Weekly, Warner Bros.’ home entertainment division has revealed that the highly-anticipated animated adaptation of Alan Moore and Brian Bolland’s infamous graphic novel Batman: The Killing Joke will be receiving an R-rating from the MPAA.     In [...]

April 18, 2016 Movies and TV
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Review: EMPRESS #1 by Mark Millar and Stuart Immonen

You have to hand it to Mark Millar – the dude never seems to run out of cool ideas. And Empress #1 is no exception. Set 65 million years ago on Earth – or “Er” as the inhabitants refer to it – Empress #1 [...]

April 17, 2016 Features
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A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52”: Special Anniversary Edition

I think I speak for everyone here at ComicBooked when I wish DC Comics and their impressive universal reboot dubbed the  “New 52” a happy one-year anniversary. In honor of this anniversary, I thought it’d be fun to do a [...]

September 3, 2012 Features
DC Comics "New 52" Green Lantern

A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52” Green Lantern Titles

Let’s jump right in. To say that Green Lantern and its mythology are my favorite part of the DC Universe would be a detestable understatement: Hal Jordan and the Corps have been, and continue to be, inhabiting my favorite stories ever [...]

July 31, 2012 Features
DC Comics New 52

A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52” Superman Titles**

**SPECIAL MEA CULPA EDITION FORWARD** Many of you have no doubt already read this Dummy’s Guide, and some of you have already responded to my saying Action Comics is not worth your time or money. I have taken your opinions to heart, [...]

July 26, 2012 Features
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A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52” Batman Titles

If you’re like me, than you too are probably wondering what in the world is going on with all of these Batman titles DC Comics has been releasing since their “New 52” reboot last year. There’s Batman, Detective Comics, Batman: The [...]

July 18, 2012 Features

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