San Diego Comic Con, or SDCC as everyone in the biz calls it (you know, the biz), is well known as the main event when it comes to the Convention Season. This is the first opportunity for many of the companies to showcase their new stuff and really wow the crowds with amazing new content, [...]
With the population of the United States leading the world in obesity, why are there not more superheroes who are a little on the portly side? This could be the answer to so many problems with self-esteem. Power to the fat people! We need more FAT Heroes, bottom line. All other aspects of the population [...]
Another great week to be a Bat fan. There was some fun news from DC Entertainment in terms of what they are sending our way this October (and November) in creative team changes and new titles and directions announced. But there was also some great new books on the shelves. A significantly smaller week than [...]
This coming October, DC Comics has announced that they are going to shake things up a bit. First, they announced a new creative team for Wonder Woman. Then, they announced two new ongoing Batman titles. But that still didn’t quite add up to the magic “52″ number that they are so fond of these last [...]
Baturday: Batman Eternal #14, Grayson #1, and more!
Saturday, 12 July 2014 08:00
Written by Jeff Hill
What a great week to be a Batman fan! We’ve got eight (that’s right… eight!) Bat books this week, so let this serve as your spoiler warning and let’s get right down to the reviews! New Suicide Squad #1 The very concept of this book is literally anything can happen. And with the seemingly constant [...]
Welcome to a brand new feature at Comic Booked: Secret Origin Sunday! The Joker. The Batman’s greatest nemesis, and quite possibly one of the best villains ever created in the entire medium of comics, has a past that is full of mystery, intrigue, and madness. Within the pages of the comic books, he has been [...]
Baturday: Batman Eternal #13, Earth 2 #25, and more!
Saturday, 05 July 2014 08:00
Written by Jeff Hill
Happy Baturday, friends! We are getting a few new Bat titles coming this fall, and Carol Kane joined the cast of the Fox show Gotham. This week was ginormous, so let’s not waste any time. Here are the books featuring our favorite Caped Crusader from the first week of July! Batman Eternal #13 Not losing [...]
MTV and TV Line have reported that the veteran Academy Award-nominated actress will be joining the cast of the highly anticipated Batman origin series, Gotham this fall. Carol Kane is famous for her varied and vast Hollywood resume, frequenting the big screen, small screen, and even the occasional stage production for the last four decades. [...]