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Stir the Pot Saturday: Week 16

Welcome back, everyone! Just a quick reminder of what our goal for each and every Saturday is: Stirring the pot is the act of causing trouble for the sake of your own amusement. So we here at Comic Booked would [...]

April 20, 2013 Reviews
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Marvellous, Glorious, and Astonishing: Female Leads in Comics

It looks like Marvel NOW! will feature not one but two new all female teams in the form of X-men by Brain Wood and Olivier Coipel, and Fearless Defenders by Cullen Bunn and Will Sliney. Throw in the mix Kelly Sue DeConnick’s Captain Marvel and [...]

January 17, 2013 Reviews
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Salvador Larroca Covers X-TREME X-MEN #1!

Marvel has a new book starting next month, X-Treme X-Men, that serves as a spin-off from Astonishing X-Men. Salvador Larroca has penciled a variant cover for this debut. The creative team of Greg Pak and Stephen Segovia are narrating the [...]

June 26, 2012 Reviews
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First Look at Warren Ellis’ New Novel, “Gun Machine”

Warren Ellis is a creator that should need no introduction. He has written various comics, including but not limited to: Transmetropolitan, Fell, Freakangels, Planetary, The Authority, Thor, Hellblazer, Astonishing X-men, Wolverine, Iron Man, Red (which was adapted into a feature [...]

May 8, 2012 Reviews
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First Look: Astonishing X-Men #50 Variant Cover

By this point I would like to think that everyone knows who is going to be getting married.  I don’t know if Marvel is doing this because of how well the Archie comic did due to the free advertising of [...]

April 24, 2012 Features, Reviews
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X-Treme X-Men 2012?

In case you don”t remember, X-Treme X-Men came about in 2001 and was written by the incredibly talented Chris Claremont. For some reason or another X-Treme X-Men kind of fell by the wayside and was eventually replaced by Whedon’s phenomenal [...]

March 15, 2012 Reviews
A wedding in the Astonishing X-Men Universe?

Marvel Reminds You To Save the Date!

It is really no shocker that something big is about to go down in the Astonishing X-Men Universe.  Jeremy and John better grab their nets and grab that beautiful butterfly baby because it’s wedding season!  With the cast now focusing [...]

March 8, 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
Marvel writer Greg Pak writes a novel on Twitter

Greg Pak Writes Novel On Twitter

Have you ever wanted to write a novel? Well, follow Greg Pak’s lead and write it on Twitter. That’s right. Greg Pak, writer of Planet Hulk and Astonishing X-Men for Marvel Comics, as well as Dead Man’s Run for Aspen [...]

January 10, 2012 Reviews
Barnes and Noble is proud to announce their partnership with Marvel Comics

Marvel Digital Graphic Novels Available on NOOK Tablet

Barnes and Noble’s new NOOK Tablet has made a splash in the digital world, offering readers a new outlet for their books, web browsing and more. The big news today, however, has been about Marvel and their embrace of the [...]

November 8, 2011 Reviews
This Is Not The Future We Were Promised

The Fantastic Four Return In November

It looks like the return of the Fantastic Four is going to be a big deal! For the past year, fans have been subjected to a completely different kind of FF. After the death of the Human Torch at the [...]

October 22, 2011 Reviews
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NYCC: X-Men Regenesis Panel

The last day of NYCC went out with a bang! The last panel of the day was the X-Men Regenesis Panel and it was awesome. Through the course of the one hour panel, http://marvel.com/ covered the coming events in Uncanny X-Men, [...]

October 17, 2011 Reviews
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Greg Pak, Mike McKone To Take Over Astonishing X-Men

Marvel announced today that beginning in November, Greg Pak and Mike McKone will be taking over production duties on Astonishing X-Men. In addition to this news, they have also released a shocking image of Cyclops and Storm in a rather [...]

August 11, 2011 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #16: So, Deadpool and Caligula Walk Into A Bar…

Here at Comic Booked we offer a selection of quick ‘Bullet’ reviews of a handful of new comic books each week. This weeks comics are reviewed by our very own Andy Kirby and Robb Orr. This week’s books feature Deadpool, [...]

June 11, 2011 Reviews
‘I Am Captain America’ Variants

‘I Am Captain America’ Variants

During the months of June and July, Marvel plans to celebrate the theatrical release of Captain America: The First Avenger with a series of variant cover. These variants, dubbed “I am Captain America”, feature, instead of the expected Sentinel of [...]

May 12, 2011 Reviews