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Comics Portal: Jim Lee Leaving Justice League Behind

One of the things that made DC’s Justice League a big hit when the “New 52” debuted last year was art from Jim Lee, co-publisher for the company. The question I had at that time was: How long would he [...]

September 17, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern #12

**SPOILER WARNING: This review contains many spoilers concerning pivotal plot points in Green Lantern #12. If you have not yet read the issue, now would be a good time to leave this review. Consider yourself WARNED!** Ladies and gentlemen, the end is [...]

August 18, 2012 Reviews
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Why Isn’t Aquaman An A-List Superhero?

All the jokes about talking to fish aside, I was thinking yesterday about why Aquaman doesn’t get the love and admiration that other big name superheroes do.  If Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are Batman and Superman, then Aquaman would [...]

September 30, 2011 Features
Despite the foaming blood, Dex-Starr is easily the cutest Red Lantern

Review: Red Lanterns #1

After the success of Blackest Night and the surprising popularity of Dex-Starr, the Red Lantern Corps have garnered a certain fanbase since their creation in 2007. Seeing the audience they draw, and figuring that there could be a certain quality [...]

September 16, 2011 Reviews
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Ethan Van Sciver Gets Comic Booked!

Last weekend at Wizard World Philadelphia my fellow reporter Nick C. and myself had the pleasure of interviewing one of the comic book industry’s most prolific creative talents, Ethan Van Sciver! Van Sciver is best known for his work on [...]

June 30, 2011 Reviews
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April’s Character Of The Month: Lex Luthor

Over the course of the past 70 years, few comic book villains have had as much of an impact as Lex Luthor. Superman’s long time arch nemesis has forever been one of DC Comic’s greatest rogues; let alone one of [...]

April 16, 2011 Reviews
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Happy Birthday Geoff Johns!

The whole team at Comic Booked would like to wish a very happy birthday to writer Geoff Johns! Johns is the Chief Creative Officer of DC comics and is best known for his work revamping several major characters and series [...]

January 25, 2011 Features, Reviews
Best of 2010

Best Of 2010: Best Artist

Here at Comic Booked, we take our comics very seriously! 2010 has been an awesome year to be a comic book fan, but there has been so much going on that it’s hard to actually keep up with it all! [...]

December 31, 2010 Features, Reviews
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December’s Character Of The Month: Larfleeze

“What is Character of the Month? I want to be Character of the Month! MINE!” The Orange Lantern Larfleeze may be a relatively new character to comics, but he has more than earned the right to be our latest Comic [...]

December 13, 2010 Reviews
Heroes And Villains: More Than A Comic Book Store

Heroes And Villains: More Than A Comic Book Store

There are 2 comic book stores here in town that I visit frequently, one of them is Heroes and Villains. The staff is very friendly, the owner super cool and Eric is… well Eric, and if you ask him he [...]

October 27, 2010 Reviews
Read A Comic Book In Public Pictures

Read A Comic Book In Public Pictures

After an awesome weekend of comics, family and friends I started going through the pictures that have been sent my way for “Read A Comic In Public Day” and I have to say there are indeed some awesome ones. From [...]

August 29, 2010 Reviews
Thoughts On: Comics And Race

Thoughts On: Comics And Race

Last Sunday I was having a text conversation with fellow comicbooker Not So Silent Mike. We were talking  about  a variety of things: upcoming plans for comicbooked, comics , movies, how awesome I am, really! It came up! Midway through the [...]

August 12, 2010 Reviews
(Not So) Silent Mikes Nautical Return!

(Not So) Silent Mikes Nautical Return!

If you didn’t know, meaning you aren’t following me on twitter @notsosilentmike, I was out of the country last week until Friday when I made my triumphant return to my home state of sunny California I turned on my life [...]

July 28, 2010 Features
SDCC 2010! MY WISHLIST

SDCC 2010! MY WISHLIST

Well it’s finally here! While I’m typing this I still have a few errands to do and then I hit the road. I just wanted to drop in and share with you guys oneof my wish list items and what [...]

July 21, 2010 Reviews
This Week In Comics 7/21/2010

This Week In Comics 7/21/2010

I really enjoyed the first issue of Batman Beyond, and I cant wait to get my hands on this second issue. There are only 6 issues coming out, and boy, I think we are going to get a handful of [...]

July 20, 2010 Reviews