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Justice by Alex Ross, Jim Krueger, & Doug Braithwaite

Required Reading: Justice

There’s a scene about halfway through DC Comics’ limited series Justice that really captures the innocent, morally unambiguous Silver Age spirit of the entire series: Green Lantern Hal Jordan is brawling with his arch-nemesis Sinestro as the world is falling apart [...]

August 4, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
Batwing #12

Review: Batwing #12

During all the hoopla about the New 52, the one title that drew the most eye rolls from me was ​Batwing​.  The promotion of it as “the Batman of Africa” just came across like no one actually considered that statement [...]

August 2, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

Review: Batman: Earth One

With the launch of the New 52 last year, a lot of things changed for the Dark Knight (does anyone say Caped Crusader anymore?). With this story, expertly told in words by Geoff Johns (Superman: Secret Origin, Green Lantern) and in [...]

August 1, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

The Future Of The Dark Knight

Be warned before reading this article!   There will be a ton of SPOILERS related to The Dark Knight Rises.  So if you haven’t seen the movie, get your ass to a theater right now and come back and read this [...]

July 29, 2012 Features, ZDONOTUSE
christian bale swedish medical aurora theater shooting

Christian Bale Visits Survivors of Aurora Shooting

The time for healing has begun for those who were greatly affected by such a senseless act of violence in Aurora, Colorado that left 12 dead and dozens injured. But through all this tragedy, here’s at least a little good [...]

July 25, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
shooting victims Aurora CO

Warner Bros to Make Donation to Victims Families

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros will be making a ‘substantial’ donation for the victims families.   The studio behind The Dark Knight Rises has been discussing with the governor of Colorado, John Hickenlooper’s people, and will be donating [...]

July 24, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

Flash-Bat Week: Roundup

Still craving a bit more Batman this weekend?  Can’t find your favorite ​Batman and Robin​ post?  Here’s a recap of Comic Booked’s Flash-Bat Week coverage, helping you gear up for​The Dark Knight Rises​. ​Movies: Flash-Bat Week: Batman (1966) : David [...]

July 23, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

Review: Justice League #11

Justice League is finally getting awesome, and those of us who have been reading since last September’s issue #1 are finally being rewarded. It’s been a long several months waiting for DC Comics‘ big team book to pick up, but [...]

July 22, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

Christopher Nolan Expresses “Profound Sorrow” for Shooting Victims

In the wake of the profoundly heart-wrenching news of the shooting at an Aurora, CO movie theater during the midnight premiere of The Dark Knight Rises, director Christopher Nolan has come forward and issued a statement concerning the shooting on behalf of [...]

July 20, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
Remembering the victims of the Aurora CO attack

Vilifying Pop Culture In The Wake of Aurora, CO

[The following is the opinion of the writer and does not reflect the opinions of Comic Booked as a whole.] July 20, 2012 was a day that many people looked forward to for a long time. As the release date [...]

July 20, 2012 Features
Shooting at screening of Batman: The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, Denver

Shooting at “Dark Knight Rises” – 12 Dead, Dozens Injured

What should have been a night of visceral thrills turned into a horrible tradgey for the patrons of a midnight screening of the new Batman movie The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, CO, a Denver suburb when a lone gunman [...]

July 20, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

Required Reading: Knightfall part 1

“If I didn’t want his blood so badly…I would almost pity him.” Despite what is displayed in the movie that shall not be named, Bane is one of Batman’s most intelligent and formidable foes. A couple days ago I took [...]

July 19, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
The Dark Knight Returns

Required Reading: Batman: The Dark Knight Returns (1986)

Picture this, if you will: me, preparing for my specialized exam, the final step before writing my dissertation and earning my PhD.  All that stands between me and the freedom to write what I wanted is a conference room, four [...]

July 18, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

The Dark Knight Rises “Bane” is Gotham’s Reckoning in Toy Form

So here we are now, only a few days away from one of the most anticipated movies of all time, The Dark Knight Rises and everyone is gearing up to see all the action unfold on the big screen. For [...]

July 18, 2012 News

A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52” Batman Titles

If you’re like me, than you too are probably wondering what in the world is going on with all of these Batman titles DC Comics has been releasing since their “New 52” reboot last year. There’s Batman, Detective Comics, Batman: The [...]

July 18, 2012 Features, ZDONOTUSE

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