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News from the Transformers panel at SDCC

SDCC 2012: IDW’s Transformers Panel

Fans of Transformers have had a lot to appreciate over this past year. Now that the travesty that is Michael Bay’s Dark Of The Moon has been cleansed from everyone’s palettes, IDW Publishing has brought forth a couple of well [...]

July 14, 2012 Reviews
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New Video Game Trailer For “The Amazing Spider-Man” Released

Today the latest trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man video game has been released. The game, being developed by Beenox for Activision, will be available for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360, later this summer to coincide with the release of The [...]

February 16, 2012 Reviews
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Throwback Thursday – Atari 2600 Extravaganza!

Here on our Comic Booked Throwback Thursday features, we normally go back and take a look at a single older or retro video game.  Since I don’t always like to play by the rules, I thought this week we would [...]

January 26, 2012 Reviews
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RADICAL ENTERTAINMENT AND DARK HORSE JOIN FORCES TO UNLEASH PROTOTYPE 2

Big news for gamers and comic fans alike. One of  the coolest video game out there is becoming a comic, thanks to Radical Entertainment and Dark Horse Comics. Radical Entertainment, the creators behind one of 2012’s  most anticipated open-world/action games [...]

January 19, 2012 Reviews
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IDW’s Greg Goldstein Named Company’s President

The times, they are a-changin’. IDW announces the companies new president today, but not to worry. IDW co-founder Ted Adams will remain as Chief Executive Officer and Publisher but as for the head honcho, we welcome Mr. Greg Goldstein. IDW Publishing, [...]

December 12, 2011 Reviews
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Hands-On at NYCC: Activision Booth

One of my first stops on Saturday was at the incredibly busy Activision booth. I goofed around with some of their superhero titles, but my real purpose was to check out some of their heavy-hitters in the fall line-up. Curiously, [...]

October 19, 2011 Reviews
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Throwback Thursday #2: “Star Trek: Armada”

Last week, we showed some love for a timeless SNES classic. Thanks to the miracle of Netflix, I’ve been catching up on Star Trek. All of it. Right now, I’m finishing up The Next Generation. Given the massive amounts of Star [...]

August 18, 2011 Reviews
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Former Supergirl Takes on Mary Jane

Former Smallville Supergirl Laura Vandervoort will soon be taking the mantle of another comic book mainstay. In a new trailer for Activision‘s Spider-Man: Edge of Time, Vandervoort discusses how excited she is about voicing Mary Jane Watson in the upcoming [...]

August 16, 2011 Reviews
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Weekend News – PSN Returns & Modern Warfare 3!

While the Comic Booked Video Games team was out living life this weekend (or, in my case, watching two seasons worth of 30 Rock), the video game industry was positively ablaze with information. With plenty of little announcements, which we’ll [...]

May 16, 2011 Reviews
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“Diablo III” Beta in Q3 2011

Stay awhile and listen: the return to Sanctuary is officially inbound! During Monday’s Activision Blizzard Q1 Financial Results conference call, Blizzard Entertainment CEO Mike Morhaime confirmed that a Diablo III beta is on its way to gamers, with a Q3 [...]

May 10, 2011 Reviews
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New Spider-Man Game Announced

This morning Marvel and Activision issued a joint announcement of a new Spider-Man game set to be released later this year. Titled Spider-Man: Edge of Time, it will be developed by Beenox, the studio responsible for last year’s Spider-Man: Shattered [...]

April 1, 2011 Reviews
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X-Men: Destiny

More MARVEL Videogames! MARVEL released the following: A new breed of mutant heroes will invade game consoles next fall in “X-Men: Destiny,” from Marvel Entertainment and Activision Publishing, Inc. The all-new original video game, developed by Silicon Knights, casts players [...]

October 7, 2010 Reviews