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All posts by James Victor Von Halstead


Spidey is 50! Spider-Man 2 Movie Review

Spider-Man has been my favorite comic book character, nay my favorite fictional character (although he is very real to me) of all time. His quick wit, strong morals, and penchant for ass kicking, helped shape the way I viewed life. [...]

August 29, 2012 Movies and TV

Spidey is 50! Spider-Man Movie Review

Wow what a week, my favorite super hero of all time is turning the big five-o this week, and to celebrate we are taking an exhaustive look back at all things Spider-Man! We’ve already gushed over the odd and bizarre [...]

August 28, 2012 Movies and TV
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Review: Twisted Tales

Greetings fellow comic book readers! Today we shall look at the new anthology series, Twisted Tales from Twisted Tree Comics. It’s written and created by Gordon Hurley, with artwork by Roeddy Rillf. The story plays out much like other anthology [...]

June 26, 2012 Features, Small Press
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Most Cringe-Worthy Comic Book Movie Moments, 5-1!

Welcome back everybody! I’m glad you enjoyed the terrible scenes from the first part of our list, and now for your viewing displeasure, here are numbers five through one! I’d like to thank Troy Dreiling for helping me come up [...]

June 13, 2012 Features
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Video Game Review: Journey!

I love video games, they have been as big of a part of my life as movies and comic books. I would consider myself a decent gamer, not hardcore like the kids you see on Black Ops.  Sorry, I have [...]

March 15, 2012 Games and Gaming
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Graphic Novel Recommendation- Batman: The Long Halloween

Welcome again, Comic Booked readers, to another wonderful installment of our Graphic Novel Recommendations. Today we have the epic and  influential story from writer Jeph Loeb and artist Tim Sale, one of the best Batman series I have ever read, [...]

October 29, 2011 Features
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The New 52: Review – The Flash #1

DC finishes the “New 52” relaunch of their titles this week and we have had some amazing books come out. Aquaman addresses his criticism first hand and Superman says goodbye to the old world in a touching soliloquy. But what [...]

October 3, 2011 Features
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The New 52 Review: Batman #1

DC‘s New 52 relaunch is almost finished, with several hits and a few misses. The titles I was most excited for were Detective Comics and Batman, and if you’ve read my review, you know I was very satisfied with Detective [...]

September 22, 2011 Features

Graphic Novel Recommendation: Kingdom Come

“There were voices, and thunderings, and lightenings, and an earthquake. and there followed hail and fire mingled with blood. There fell a great star from Heaven, burning as if it were a lamp.  And I beheld and heard an angel, [...]

September 19, 2011 Features

The Dawn of the Vitros! Pariah Review

Why hello there Comic Booked fans, do I have an interesting tale for you today. Landing in my inbox was a review copy of Pariah, a new series from the Oscar winning producer, Aron Warner. Warner is known for the [...]

September 14, 2011 Features, Small Press
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Graphic Novel Recommendation: Squee!

Welcome again Comic Booked readers, and for the second week in a row we have a Jhonen Vasquez book for your reading pleasure. For this week’s Graphic Novel Recommendation, we have Squee’s Wonderful Big Giant Book of Unspeakable Horrors. The [...]

September 6, 2011 Features

Graphic Novel Recommendation: Johnny the Homicidal Maniac!

It pleases me greatly, Comic Booked readers, to bring you our latest recommendation: Johnny The Homicidal Maniac! This book has had the biggest impact on my life, changing my outlook on comic books and humor alike. Before reading this I [...]

August 31, 2011 Features
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Graphic Novel Recommendation: V for Vendetta

Remember, Remember, the 5th of November, the gunpowder treason and plot. I know of no reason why the gunpowder treason should ever be forgot. A rallying call for the disenfranchised of Great Britain to join in arms and take back [...]

August 22, 2011 Features
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Review of HBO’s “Superheroes” Documentary

Hello Comic Booked fans and welcome to another wonderful review of a bad movie. This past week, HBO premiered Superheroes, a documentary that showcases the lives of several prominent real life superheroes through out the country. I wasn’t sure what [...]

August 15, 2011 Features

Graphic Novel Recommendation: Maximum Carnage!

Here at Comic Booked, we pride ourselves on bringing our readers the latest news in the comic book world, as well as honest reviews of current books and movies. But sometimes, certain books and stories slip by under the radar [...]

August 9, 2011 Features

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