Sunday 21st December 2014,
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All posts by Kelly Cassidy

Forever Evil

DC Teases What’s Coming for Forever Evil

Not too long ago, we announced that, following the Trinity War arc over the 3 Justice League books and then Villain’s Month we can expect to see a new DC crossover where the baddies win – Forever Evil. DC has not [...]

July 17, 2013 News, Reviews
Heroes

Cullen Bunn Takes On A Different Set of Heroes

A few years back, the TV series Heroes got cancelled. Although it had a stellar first season, my opinion is that in season 2 the writer’s strike happened and the show lost a large amount of momentum. By season 4, which [...]

July 16, 2013 News
The Shadow

Howard Chaykin Once Again Embraces The Shadow

If you’ve been reading comics for a number of years, you will have heard of the name Howard Chaykin. He’s been involved with comics from a number of publishers and has taken on both superhero stories as well as darker, [...]

July 16, 2013 News
Duane Swierczynski

Duane Swierczynski Becomes an Ex-Con

In yet another pre-SDCC announcement, Dynamite Entertainment has announced that Duane Swierczynski will be launching a new book in its crime series of books. Recently, I picked up Uncanny by Andy Diggle and enjoyed it immensely. So much so that I [...]

July 16, 2013 News
The Memory Collectors

menton3 Pairs Up Again with IDW for The Memory Collectors

One of the more interesting comic creators that I have had the opportunity to read about is returning to IDW for his third creator-owned series. menton3 has had success with somewhat different books than I normally would have considered reading, [...]

July 16, 2013 News
Peter Milligan

Peter Milligan Announces a Dynamite New Book

Dynamite’s made a lot of announcements just before SDCC begins and one of the more amazing ones is that Peter Milligan, writer of Shade the Changing Man, Hellblazer and X-Statix has agreed to create a new book for the publisher! Here’s the press [...]

July 16, 2013 News
Battlestar Galactica - Alex Ross

Starbuck Goes Solo in a New Miniseries

As if there wasn’t enough going on, Dynamite Entertainment announced today that a new miniseries spinning off of its current Battlestar Galactica series is taking shape and focusing on the fan-favorite character of Starbuck! This miniseries takes place in the era [...]

July 15, 2013 News
Red Sonja (Amanda Connor))

Legends of Red Sonja Announced from Dynamite

With the 40th anniversary of the character of Red Sonja coming up, and with the success and buzz around its new Red Sonja series which is being spearheaded by Gail Simone, Dynamite couldn’t stand by with only one new title [...]

July 15, 2013 News
IDW Publishing

IDW and Alan Robert Team Up For A New Horror Series

Over the last few years, horror comics have been making a comeback. IDW has long been publishing some of those books as well, allowing horror creators to bring to life some amazing stories with a great team of editors focused [...]

July 15, 2013 News
Painkiller Jane #1

Painkiller Jane is a new Icon from Palmiotti

It’s been a busy day for news already today, especially with this week leading up to the San Diego Comic Con! We anticipate a busy week of news and announcements here at Comic Booked, and although we had some great [...]

July 15, 2013 News
Army of Darkness

Steve Niles Gets A ‘Groovy’ New Project with Dynamite

Steve Niles, the man who more or less re-defined and re-introduced horror comics with 30 Days of Night and Criminal Macabre has another project under his belt, this time for Dynamite Entertainment. We are used to reboots from all of the publishers, [...]

July 15, 2013 News
James Robinson

James Robinson Lands a New Series at Dynamite

James Robinson, a long-time DC writer, recently reported that he was leaving DC comics. As soon as that occurred, there was speculation as to what project and publisher he would be working with next! Although Robinson was flagged as co-writing [...]

July 15, 2013 News
About Comic Booked

Comic Releases for July 17, 2013

This week is a week of firsts in a number of ways when you look at all of the releases hitting the comic book shelves! We’ve got first issues for a number of hot and highly anticipated titles, but also [...]

July 15, 2013 Reviews
new-52-logo

Who’s Who in the New 52 – An Introduction

It’s been almost 2 years since DC launched the reboot of the entire universe, The New 52, following from the ashes of Flashpoint. In that time, we’ve seen some hits and we’ve seen some misses; we’ve seen some of our favorites [...]

July 14, 2013 Reviews
IDW Publishing

IDW And Byrne Pair Up to Expand the Byrne Super-Powered Universe

John Byrne is no stranger to long-time comics readers. I remember him as artist on Uncanny X-Men and Alpha Flight way back when, from Namor the Sub-Mariner as well as Next Men. Many also remember his takes on a number of Superman and Wonder Woman [...]

July 12, 2013 Reviews