Wednesday 26th November 2014,
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All posts by Tony Cal

Reservoir

Review: The Reservoir- A Western in Black, White and Blood

Let me start this off by saying I just recently was introduced to Moth City by the creative Tim Gibson.  Tim brings a vibe and style that is unique and different, all in a good way.  Dave Gillette sent Tim my way for [...]

May 1, 2014 Reviews
Memory collectors

Review: The Memory Collectors #2

The Memory Collectors #2 just came out this past Wednesday and it is a book you might not know about, but should. I’ve been a fan of Menton3’s work since I saw 44Flood’s first Kickstarter- Tome. He has a very unique dark style. [...]

December 13, 2013 Reviews
The Squidder by Ben Templesmith

Ben Templesmith talks THE SQUIDDER

If you are familiar with comic books than you have heard of Ben Templesmith.  Ben Templesmith is bringing us his own original graphic novel The Squidder via Kickstarter and 44Flood.  He has already surpassed his goal of $18,000.  The Kickstarter [...]

November 26, 2013 Features
The Squidder by Ben Templesmith

Kickstarter Spotlight- The Squidder by 44Flood

44Flood is back to Kickstarter.  Now you may know 44Flood from their previous successful Kickstarters for Tome 1-2 and Lust.  Now they are bringing us an original graphic novel from Ben Templesmith.   Ben Templesmith is a well-known artist from book [...]

November 7, 2013 Features
Steve Niles

Help Steve Niles after his House was Flooded

When a disaster strikes it is human nature to want to help out. We are willing to help out people we don’t even know without batting an eye, but when it touches someone we know we go even farther. That [...]

October 13, 2013 News, Reviews
IDW logo

NYCC 2013 – IDW and 44Flood Announce Partnership

44Flood has been making some noise these past few months with massive books from Tome 1-2 to Lust.  Now they set their sights for their next devilish adventure.  Yesterday at NYCC they made a major announcement- 44Flood and IDW Publishing [...]

October 12, 2013 Reviews
Tara Normal Kickstarter

Tara Normal on Kickstarter

Tara Normal started off as a web comic and now it is time for it to be a full graphic novel.   We here at Comic Booked reviewed Tara Normal #1 and it was quite a fun ride.  Tara Normal doesn’t [...]

October 1, 2013 Reviews
Collider #1 cover art

Review: Collider #1

Is it me or is there a ton of great creator owned series out there?  For me Image Comics has been putting out some really great new series, with many of them diving into the world of science fiction and [...]

August 4, 2013 Reviews
Control comic book cover

Kickstarter Spotlight: Control

By now I’m sure you have heard of Kickstarter. If you haven’t I will let you know it is one of the best ways to crowd source an independent comic book.  Back in the early 2000’s this wouldn’t even be possible.  [...]

July 11, 2013 Reviews
Jupiter's Legacy #2 cover artwork

Jupiter’s Legacy #2

Jupiter’s Legacy is brought to us by the Chief, aka Mark Millar, and Frank Quitely. The first issue opened up with the telling of two tales, the one of the superhero parents and the second one, the tale of the [...]

June 26, 2013 Reviews
Ten Grand #2 cover

Review: Ten Grand #2

When you think of Ben Templesmith you think of a book like Ten Grand.  Ten Grand is in the essence of John Constantine meets Cal McDonald.  I for one was pleasantly surprised by this book with issue #1 and it [...]

June 7, 2013 Reviews
The Dream Merchant #1 cover

Review: The Dream Merchant

The Dream Merchant is a new comic book series from Image Comics.  It is a supernatural ride through a young man’s dreams.  This new series is brought to us by Nathan Edmondson and the new and talented Konstantin Novosadov.  Nathan [...]

May 16, 2013 Reviews
East of West #2 cover

Review: East of West #2

Jonathan Hickman is known for grand scaled story lines.  He dabbles in Sci-Fi and Alternate universes and does it quite well.  I, for one, am a newer reader to many of Hickman’s books.  But I really do enjoy his style [...]

April 24, 2013 Reviews
Apple vs. Saga. vs. ComiXology

Twisted Triangle- Apple vs. Saga vs. ComiXology

This past Tuesday the internet went into an uproar over Saga #12.  Brian K. Vaughn issued a press release stating Apple would not be carrying Saga #12 on any of its iOS devices due to “two postage stamp sized images [...]

April 11, 2013 Features
Saga #12 cover artwork

Apple Bans Saga #12 Over Sex Images

UPDATE: ComiXology clarified this Wednesday afternoon that it was them blocking Saga #12 from Apple and not the other way around.  Here is the press release from ComiXology on the matter of Saga #12- Click here.   Saga #12 comes [...]

April 10, 2013 News, Reviews