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It Starts NOW! – MARVEL NOW! POINT ONE!

It’s that time again. You knew it was coming! It’s that moment where Marvel tries to squeeze a few extra dollars out of you in anticipation of their new event and/or series. This time, of course it’s Marvel NOW! which [...]

September 18, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Avengers vs. X-Men #11

There is no way for me to talk about this issue without giving away some spoilers.  It’s completely impossible for me to review this issue without doing so.  You have been warned!   Avengers vs. X-Men has all led up [...]

September 14, 2012 Reviews
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Big Spoiler for Avengers vs. X-Men #11

Leave it to Marvel to give me a heads up before I even read the damn comic… Oh well. It’s a dirty job but someone’s gotta do it.  Big spoilers ahead so if you don’t want to ruin Avengers vs. [...]

September 12, 2012 Reviews
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Could This Be The End For The Man Without Fear?

The long awaited and long talked about limited series penned by Brian Michael Bendis will finally see light this coming October. It was confirmed earlier this week on Bendis’ Tumblr Blog that his Daredevil limited series “End of Days” will [...]

September 7, 2012 Reviews
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PAX, PAX, and Even MORE PAX News!

PAX Prime is in full swing here in Seattle, Washington. This year I am trying a new strategy to cover PAX. I have accepted the fact that there is no possible way to see everything at PAX, so I’m not [...]

September 1, 2012 Reviews
"A Legend is Born"

Spidey Is 50!: What’s Done is Done

Just in the last year alone, there have been two attempts at retelling Spider-Man’s origin:  the graphic novel ​Spider-Man: Season One​ and the Hollywood reboot ​Amazing Spider-Man​.  Before that, there had been so many variations across comic books, animated series, [...]

August 28, 2012 Features, Reviews
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First Look at Avengers #30

Next month Marvel architect Brian Michael Bendis and the legendary Walter Simonson bring us the thirtieth issue of Avengers. This book promises to tie-in with the almost-completed Avengers vs X-Men event. Specifically, the issue will focus on what Hawkeye and [...]

August 28, 2012 Reviews
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First Look Spider-Men #5

Remember when Marvel said they wouldn’t be doing crossovers between the 616 and Ultimate universes? Yeah, me too. But to be fair, this series has actually turned out rather well so far. Not only is Mysterio is a relevant villain [...]

August 22, 2012 Reviews
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Brian Michael Bendis Comes Out of Con Retirement (For One Hour)

To the sadness of many comic fans, it is well known that Brian Michael Bendis has retired from convention appearances. Bendis cited the massive amount of time that conventions take away from his busy creation schedule as the main reason [...]

August 22, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #71

It’s Tuesday. Around here we know it’s Bullet Reviews Day as we take a look as some of the industry’s recent releases and see if maybe something might be worth trying this week. New books are always a good idea! [...]

August 21, 2012 Reviews
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Where’s the Revolution?

​Author’s Note:  The following is my opinion, and not those of Comic Booked or fellow staff writers.  I also reserve the right to be (pleasantly) wrong. Marvel’s NOW! announcements have been coming at a steady trickle for a few weeks [...]

August 19, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Thanos Rules In AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #7

Next month Marvel‘s Avengers Assemble book will be putting out it’s 7th issue focusing on Thanos. The cover will look to familiar to most fans of old school Marvel. To be honest, between that and the fact that this book [...]

August 16, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #70

It’s Tuesday and that means BULLET REVIEWS!!! Quick looks at recently released comics. If you’re having a light week, maybe something here will catch your attention! This week: Avengers Assemble #6, Axe Cop, The Creep #0, Deadpool Kills The Marvel [...]

August 15, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Avengers Assemble #5

With all the titles in Marvel’s over-saturated Avengers lineup, Avengers Assemble sticks out as the most egregious example, primarily because its entire focus is to be the Avengers title that cashes in on the movie.  To anybody that does not [...]

July 12, 2012 Reviews
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First Look: Spider-Men #3

It looks like Marvel’s universe spanning summer event, Spider-Men, is really heating up! In Spider-Men we see the Spider-man of both the Ultimate Marvel Universe and the classic marvel 616 Universe meeting up for the first time in a bold [...]

June 16, 2012 Reviews