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Iron Patriot

Review: Iron Patriot #1

Minor Spoilers Inside I wanted to like Iron Patriot #1, I really did. The fundamentals are there: A gradually coming-together supporting cast, a human quality at the center of the writing, etc. Something is amiss though. The characters, the story, [...]

March 29, 2014 Reviews
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Review: Secret Avengers #1

A Review of Secret Avengers #1, the new comedy-spy story by Ales Kot and Michael Walsh, guaranteed to be full of laughter, banter, and surprises. [...]

March 18, 2014 Reviews
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Marvel Sneaky Preview: Iron Patriot #1

This "Sneaky Preview" reveals the new man behind the Iron Patriot, James Rhodes! Here's a look at some images from his upcoming series! [...]

March 9, 2014 News
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Marvel Comics Sneaky Preview: Secret Avengers #1

Marvel Comics Sneaky Preview: Secret Avengers #1 From the ashes of Siege, the former Captain America created the covert ops team Secret Avengers! For a time they saved the world from the shadows, never shying from getting their hands dirty, until [...]

February 24, 2014 News
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Ten Things to Look Forward to in Comics: 2014 Edition

These are ten things to look forward to (or at least what I’m looking forward to) in comics for 2014. Some of these are happening and some are just guesses based on things said by creators. 1. More Multiple Warheads: [...]

January 19, 2014 Features
2013 End of Year Comic Awards

Comic Booked’s Best of 2013

With this being my first year at Comic Booked, I was very proud to participate and work with everybody on putting this year end list together. Essentially, these are the staff picks for best books, writers, and artists of 2013. [...]

December 28, 2013 Features
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Review: Zero #4

Why do we keep secrets? Why do we withhold necessary, key information? It’s simple; secrets give us leverage. Information becomes withheld when we need to obtain a strategic advantage and assert power and dominance that we did not previously have. [...]

December 21, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Secret Avengers #12

Secret Avengers, for the most part, has been all build-up and no payoff. We get these hints at what A.I.M. is doing, we get unclear definitions of the roles of the Secret Avengers themselves, and it was still uncertain as [...]

December 6, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Zero #2

What completely threw me off about Zero #2 was the art change. I mean, I had read beforehand in an interview with Kot that each issue was going to feature a different artist, yet I assumed that they would be [...]

October 19, 2013 Reviews
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Book Preview: Ales Kot’s Zero #1

“War is a disease” – Ales Kot After leaving Suicide Squad over at DC comics after four issues, Ales Kot is coming back to Image Comics with a new book in September, Zero. Here’s the solicit: ZERO #1 story ALES [...]

August 20, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Suicide Squad 23

Suicide Squad 23 Ales Kot, Rick Leonardi Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   Alas, all good things must inevitably come to an end. Which makes me really sad because this had literally just become my favorite monthly read. The [...]

August 16, 2013 Reviews
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Breaking: Ales Kot Off Suicide Squad

It is a sad news day for fans of New 52 sleeper hit, Suicide Squad. Immediately following September’s issue, writer Ales Kot will be leaving the book and handing over writer duties to Matt Kindt (of Mind MGMT and soon [...]

July 10, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Suicide Squad 21

Suicide Squad 21 Ales Kot, Patrick Zircher Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   This “unofficial” Batman book is officially no longer a sleeper hit. Two issues into new series writer and artist Ales Kot and Patrick Zircher’s run, they’ve [...]

June 13, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Suicide Squad 20

Suicide Squad 20 Ales Kot, Patrick Zircher Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   Before I could even start to complain about how the artist and writer team had abandoned a book that was just starting to regain its steam [...]

May 11, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Change #4

Change remains oddly static, lacking insight or urgency. [...]

March 19, 2013 Reviews