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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 Reviews
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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 Reviews
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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 Reviews
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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 Reviews
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Required Reading #4: Identity Crisis!

Comic books get a lot of flack, and are often labeled “kids stuff”, what with the flashy, eye-grabbing outfits, superpowers, and catchphrases (“Up and Atom!”). But every once and a while, a story comes out that reminds you that these [...]

May 31, 2012 Reviews
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Try and ESCAPE The Walking Dead!

Holy crap this is amazing! Skipping the pleasantries I am so prone to, this has to be one of the coolest attractions out there! For those lucky souls in San Diego, or those jawsome people attending Comic Con this year, [...]

May 17, 2012 Reviews
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WonderCon Marvel News: The Amazing Spider-Man!

Alright webheads, we got all your WonderCon news for the friendly neighborhood Spider-Man right here! And what a big year it is, with a new game, The Amazing Spider-Man movie set to be released in July, and a new animated [...]

March 17, 2012 Reviews
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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 Reviews
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Holy Civil Unrest – Worldwide Batman Inc!

Wow, ok so this news came across the wire and I was literally blown away. My PC actually blew up and now I am forced to use my daughter’s laptop to type this up. Now I’ve let my thoughts be [...]

March 15, 2012 Reviews
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New Digital Comics on ComiXology, March 7th!

Alright comic book fans, we here at Comic Booked are pleased to announce the latest offerings from ComiXology for the first week of March, with several new books hitting the digital shelf the same day as print. A few titles [...]

March 7, 2012 Reviews
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Jurassic Strike Force 5!

Saturday morning cartoons are alive and well thanks to the folks at Silver Dragon! Remember that feeling you would get waking up at 7am to rush down to the living room and turn the dial on the TV (note to [...]

February 7, 2012 Reviews
Facing the Court! Review – Batman: 4&5

Facing the Court! Review – Batman: 4&5

Hey there, Comic Booked readers, sorry for the delay in the past few issues of Batman. To make up for it we have a double issue review! Scott Snyder has weaved quite a mystery with his ongoing DC Batman series [...]

February 1, 2012 Reviews
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We All Can be Heroes (and Villains)!

Sometimes you hear a story and it just warms the cockles of your heart. I know this story warmed mine right up. Heroes and Villains is a comic book shop in the Tucson, AZ area that has partnered with Diamond [...]

January 13, 2012 Reviews
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The Main Event! Review – Detective Comics #4

Issue four of the newly relaunched DC title Detective Comics just hit the shelves and it brings with it the end of the current storyline involving the grotesque Dollmaker. Written and drawn by Tony S Daniel, with inker Sandu Florea [...]

December 8, 2011 Reviews
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Dark Horse Clarifies Prices on Day and Date Digital

Dark Horse Comics recently made an announcement regarding their plans for simultaneous release of both print and digital comics. The plan is to release the digital copy for $2.99 the same day as the print and after a month of [...]

December 6, 2011 Reviews