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Spidey Is 50!: What’s Done is Done

Just in the last year alone, there have been two attempts at retelling Spider-Man’s origin:  the graphic novel ​Spider-Man: Season One​ and the Hollywood reboot ​Amazing Spider-Man​.  Before that, there had been so many variations across comic books, animated series, [...]

August 28, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comics Portal: Spider-Man Turns 50!

It’s amazing (pun intended) to consider that Spider-Man is celebrating his 50th birthday this week! This brings a lot of memories to mind, so I hope you’ll indulge me as I honor the hero in my own way. When I [...]

August 27, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #71

It’s Tuesday. Around here we know it’s Bullet Reviews Day as we take a look as some of the industry’s recent releases and see if maybe something might be worth trying this week. New books are always a good idea! [...]

August 21, 2012 Reviews
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Reflections in the Pit

​Authors Note: The following are my opinions, and do not reflect those of Comic Booked or of other staff members. Two long, depressing weeks since the shooting in Aurora, Colorado, and it sure seems like we’ve seen absolutely every sort [...]

August 5, 2012 Features
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Bullet Reviews #68

It’s Tuesday and that means BULLET REVIEWS!!! Quick looks at recently released comics. If you’re having a light week, maybe something here will catch your attention! This week: Amazing Spider-Man #690, Dark Shadows #6, Godzilla #3, Hellraiser #16, and TWO [...]

July 31, 2012 Reviews
Nendoroid Spider-Man: Hero Edition

Nendoroid Spider-Man Swings Into Action

Move over, Mr. Potato Head Spider-Man, there’s a new webslinger in town!  That’s what went through my head when I first saw the new Nendoroid Spider-Man: Hero Edition action figure from Japan’s Good Smile Company. Anyone who knows me, knows [...]

July 15, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #65

It’s Tuesday and that means BULLET REVIEWS!!! Quick looks at recently released comics. If you’re having a light week, maybe something here will catch your attention! This week: Alabaster: Wolves #3, Amazing Spider-Man #688, Fairest #5, and Hellraiser #15 ALABASTER: WOLVES [...]

July 10, 2012 Reviews
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It Came From The Longbox #11: Amazing Spider-Man: Shed

Deep within my collection there are books long forgotten, either by chance or by choice.  It Came From The Longbox is where some of these books will find a new life, if only for a single review… Normally when I do [...]

July 8, 2012 Reviews
Essential Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 1

Required Reading: Essential Amazing Spider-Man Volume 1

Too often, the artistry of older superhero comics is underestimated.  They were, after all, “kids stuff,” good for their time but quaint by today’s more sophisticated standards.  That’s the image the industry presents to the mainstream, echoed by traditional critics [...]

July 3, 2012 Reviews
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Amazing Spider-Man Stand Up to Cancer T-Shirts

LOS ANGELES, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is proud to collaborate with the upcoming Columbia Pictures film, The Amazing Spider-Man™, for a line of special co-branded t-shirts.  Launching May 18th, and just in time for the movie’s summer [...]

June 19, 2012 Reviews
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First Look: Spider-Men #3

It looks like Marvel’s universe spanning summer event, Spider-Men, is really heating up! In Spider-Men we see the Spider-man of both the Ultimate Marvel Universe and the classic marvel 616 Universe meeting up for the first time in a bold [...]

June 16, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Amazing Spider-Man #687

Amazing Spider-Man #687 Written by: Dan Slott Art by: Stefano Caselli  Cover price: $3.99 Ends Of The Earth reaches it’s conclusion with Spider-Man having to make a fatal decision: Is one life worth more than billions? [Editor’s note: the below review contains [...]

June 15, 2012 Reviews
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Spider-Man ‘Alpha’ Teaser

It’s been a long time since we got a Spider-Man teaser. Apparently Marvel agrees and has, this morning, released a teaser that… well, that doesn’t really give us much to go on. Or does it? The August issue which this [...]

June 12, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #60

It’s that time again: Bullet Reviews! A quick look at recent releases that, we hope, will interest you! This week we look at The Amazing Spider-Man Annual #39, Bloodstrike #28, New Mutants #43, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #10 and The [...]

June 5, 2012 Reviews
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First Look At “No Turning Back” In AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #688!

For Immediate Release: Marvel is proud to present your first look at Amazing Spider-Man #688, kicking off “No Turning Back” this June! Someone has tampered with the grave of Billy Connors and all signs point to the Lizard! But Spidey won’t [...]

June 1, 2012 Reviews