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Top Ten Tuesday: Best Superman Writers

Something (or rather, someone) that’s been a bit lackluster in the New 52: Superman.  Remember when the world’s first superhero was the world’s best superhero?  I sure do.  And don’t get me wrong, the current creators on all of the [...]

May 13, 2014 Features
Action Comics 25

Zero Year Event: Action Comics 25

Action Comics 25 Greg Pak, Aaron Kuder, Scott McDaniel   Zero Year Crossover   Spoilers ahead!  You have been warned!   I can’t lie.  I’m excited about this new creative team.  Finally, we’ve got a writer who actually understands what [...]

November 8, 2013 Reviews
Action Comics 23.4

Forever Evil Event: Action Comics 23.4 (Metallo)

Action Comics 23.4 Special “Villains Month” Title: Metallo 1 Sholly Fisch, Steve Pugh Forever Evil Crossover Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   The final Action Comics tie-in to Villains Month and Forever Evil featured a villain I had long [...]

September 28, 2013 Reviews
Action Comics 23.3

Forever Evil Event: Action Comics 23.3 (Lex Luthor)

Action Comics 23.3 Special “Villains Month” Title: Lex Luthor 1 Charles Soule, Raymund Bermudez Forever Evil Crossover Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   The Action Comics tie-in to Villains Month and Forever Evil this week features a character even [...]

September 20, 2013 Reviews
Action Comics 23.2

Forever Evil Event: Action Comics 23.2 (Zod)

Action Comics 23.2 Special “Villains Month” Title: Zod 1 Greg Pak, Ken Lashley Forever Evil Crossover Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   The Action Comics tie-in accomplished something that I thought was impossible: It made me actually care about [...]

September 12, 2013 Reviews
Action Comics 23.1

Forever Evil Event: Action Comics 23.1 (Cyborg Superman)

Action Comics 23.1 Special “Villains Month” Title: Cyborg Superman 1 Michael Alan Nelson, Mike Hawthorne Forever Evil Crossover Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   Why this is labeled as an Action Comics issue is beyond me, but for those [...]

September 5, 2013 Reviews
Superman Joe Siegel

Superman Heir’s Letter to Fans on Warner Bros. Fight.

Superman co-creator Jerry Siegel’s daughter Laura Siegel Larson wrote an open letter to fans about her long-running legal battle with Warner Bros. The long-running fight with Warner Bros. has taken an ugly turn in recent days as DC Comics has [...]

October 14, 2012 News, Reviews
The Return of the Phantom King

Review: Action Comics #13

You can tell Grant Morrison has been having a lot of fun writing DC Comics‘ “New 52″ Action Comics, and in this month’s Action Comics #13, you can almost see Morrison smiling on each page. Easily one of the best issues of this [...]

October 8, 2012 Reviews
Grant Morrison

Grant Morrison Introduces us to Multiversity

One of the most widely talked about and anticipated projects in recent comic book history is DC Comics‘ Multiversity by Grant Morrison. The Scottish creator’s project has been dubbed “his Lord of the Rings”, and is shaping up to be [...]

October 1, 2012 Reviews

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, Reviews
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Own It! with Yenny- Molly Danger

Smart. Brave. Strong. Meet Molly Danger… And before you ask, yes, this 10 year old is very dangerous! This seemingly invincible mini Titan longs for a family of her own but is told that is something she can never have. [...]

August 15, 2012 Reviews

Review: Action Comics #12

Grant Morrison and Rags Morales hit it out of the park with Action Comics #12. This issue goes from 0-60 from page one, and doesn’t slow down, even to the last page. Morales’ art is phenomenal and kinetic,  and Morrison seems to [...]

August 8, 2012 Reviews
The symbol Superman is known in DC Comics by!

Comics Portal: Whatever Happened to Superman?

Welcome to the weekly column in which I preview upcoming comics, talk about industry trends, and just get things off my chest! The last few days I’ve been thinking about the news that Grant Morrison is leaving Action Comics. There’s [...]

July 30, 2012 Features, Reviews
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, Reviews
Superman's New Secret Identity

Review: Action Comics #11

Grant Morrison is finally back on track with Action Comics #11. This is the issue  fans have been waiting for – it’s linear, it makes sense, it isn’t choppy, and the story adds a lot to the Clark Kent/Superman character. [...]

July 11, 2012 Reviews

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