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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
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The Bee’s Knees: Fontify

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re going small scale, down to the letter—down [...]

December 7, 2012 Features
My Secret Hideout

Bee’s Knees: My Secret Hideout

It’s a funky picture—no, a sculpture. Or maybe a poem. A story? Definitely an adventure, shifting and changing with every move. What is this wonder of which I speak? Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly column focusing [...]

October 5, 2012 Features
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New iPad Announced – Launches March 16th

Like clock-work, we have come to expect a new iOS device to be released within a year of its predecessor. With the iPad 2 showing its age (by Apple’s standard) it was no surprise that the rumor mill has been going nuts [...]

March 7, 2012 Reviews
Marvel's stories will now be available on Apple's iBooks

Marvel Graphic Novels Now Available On iBooks

Hot on the heels of Image Comics announcement that their hit series The Walking Dead will be made available through Apple’s iBooks store, Marvel has revealed that readers can now purchase many of their titles from the platform as well. [...]

February 28, 2012 Reviews
Arnold As a Genie

Five Commercials That Were Better Than “Ghost Rider”

It is no secret that I absolutely despised the Ghost Rider movies.  I have gone on record as stating I think they are in the top ten worst comic adaptions of all time!  Keep in mind I am a big [...]

February 27, 2012 Reviews
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The Walking Dead Goes Live On iBooks

Though the debate of print versus digital continues to rage, Image Comics seems to be showing their opinion as they announced today that The Walking Dead, the comic book that inspired the hit AMC television series, will be making a [...]

February 8, 2012 Reviews
Alice 1 from Zenescope

ZENESCOPE’S ALICE IN WONDERLAND #1 SELLS OUT

Zenescope Entertainment is reporting that the #1 issue of new comic book title Alice in Wonderland has sold out through Diamond Comic Distributors. Further, the #1 issue has sold through the 19,000 initial printing on the first day of its [...]

January 26, 2012 Reviews
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**UPDATE** iPhone 4S & iPad 2 Jailbreak Released!

**UPDATE** The wait IS over! The developer who brought us the A4 untethered jailbreak, pod2g, now brings us a similar tool for the A5 devices (iPhone 4S and iPad 2). You can download greenpois0n Absinthe from this link. Absinthe is currently available only [...]

January 20, 2012 Reviews
Optimus Prime

IDW Presents Two ALL-NEW Transformers Series Debuting In January

With the tag line, “Two Titles, One Universe”, IDW has revealed that following the death of Optimus Prime it will release two brand new ongoing series in the Transformer’s universe. For more on the death of Prime check out the review here [...]

December 22, 2011 Reviews
IDW

Hold On To Your Seats – Monocyte Brings The Terror To You!

Monocyte is a new 4 issue mini series from IDW Publishing and so much more. I’m not even sure where to start except to tell you to pick up this book with an open mind. Words cannot describe how much [...]

November 21, 2011 Reviews
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IDW and The SuicideGirls Bring Danger, Mystery, and Sex to Comics

IDW knows a good thing when they see it, their newest graphic novel which can only be described as sexy, subversive, and seriously badass.   IDW Publishing and the SuicideGirls are excited to announce that SUICIDEGIRLS, Vol.1 is now available in [...]

November 10, 2011 Reviews
Written by Zeb Wells with art by Joe Madureira

Free Digital Copies of Avenging Spider-Man #s 1, 2, 3

A couple weeks back, Marvel released the news that they will be distributing their upcoming Avenging Spider-Man #1 to readers with a free digital copy. Well, you can forget about that news because it’s not entirely true. In fact, Marvel [...]

October 27, 2011 Reviews
True Blood

IDW and HBO Announce First Ongoing True Blood Comic

Today IDW made a big announcement concerning an ongoing True Blood comic— Since the first issue of the original mini-series launched in July of 2010, the TRUE BLOOD comic books have become one of IDW Publishing’s most popular titles.  Fans of [...]

October 26, 2011 Reviews