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NYCC 2012: Curicon Giveaway at Launch!

Curicon will be launching a no-fee marketplace for collectors at NYCC 2012, and celebrating with a matching free giveaway! Touted as “a world built by collectors for collectors,” the Curicon website seems poised to make a big splash in the [...]

October 9, 2012 Reviews
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How To Spend Your Paycheck: September 28

Happy payday, everyone! I’m showing remarkable restraint this week, because I am a mature, responsible adult fully aware of the value of personal finance and healthy savings accounts. Ha, no.  Just kidding!  That would ​never ​happen.  I’m showing restraint this [...]

September 29, 2012 Reviews
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NECA Announces 1/4 Scale Avengers Movie Captain America

NECA, the popular toy and collectible manufacture responsible for many fan favorites, is now rolling out an awesome Avengers movie Captain America figure. This amazing figure straight from this summer’s blockbuster hit The Avengers stands at approximately 18 inches tall and comes [...]

September 5, 2012 Reviews
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Curicon’s Matt Byrne Gets Comic Booked!

What if there was a place where collectors of just about anything could get together and connect with one another on a deeper more personal level? Like a social network designed entirely with collectors in mind. A place where people [...]

August 23, 2012 Reviews
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Curicon Wants To Send You To NYCC!

Comic Booked is proud to announce that our good friends over at Curicon are trying to send one of YOU lucky readers to New York Comic Con 2012! Curicon is an awesome new social network made entirely with collectors in [...]

August 17, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Mattel’s Ghostbusters Line Up

It really is quite amazing that a movie made almost 30 years ago still has a rabid and devoted fanbase. Yet Ghostbusters has managed to entrance millions of people and remains one of the most remembered, and quoted, movies of [...]

July 13, 2012 Reviews
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Hot Toys to Unveil 1960’s Batman Collectibles at SDCC

Nanananananananananana Batman! The toy and collectible company Hot Toys is planning on unveiling their exclusive collectible line from the classic 1960’s Batman live- action series and we have your first look at what’s to come. Yep, that’s right folks; fans of [...]

July 11, 2012 Reviews
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Japan Gets A New Super Robot Chogokin Megazord

Earlier this month, Shout! Factory announced the long-awaited release of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers in a number of different DVD collections, just in time for the 20th anniversary of the hit television show. Well, die-hard fans of the series have [...]

June 2, 2012 Reviews
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Goodbye DC DIRECT, Hello DC COLLECTIBLES

DC Entertainment announced today that it is relaunching its DC DIRECT line as DC Collectibles. This is more than just a name change as the new objective of DC Collectibles is to expand its online store to offer the entire product line. This [...]

April 11, 2012 Reviews
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The Pitfalls of Storing a Collection

A collector’s main adversary is a lack of proper storage space; lack of funds is a close second. I currently live in a junior one bedroom apartment. I have resided here for almost six years. The rent, fortunately is cheap, [...]

March 2, 2012 Features
Zenescope Entertainment will be making their first appearance at this year's Toy Fair

Zenescope and CS Moore Studio Launch New Lines at Toy Fair

The Toy Industry Association’s annual Toy Fair kicked off in full force today in New York City. Tens of thousands of excited fans and members of the press flooded the floor of the Jacob Javitz Convention Center to catch a [...]

February 12, 2012 Reviews
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Best of 2011: Best Comic Book Adaption

As 2011 comes to a close, it’s safe to say that it has been a banner year for the comics industry and fans alike. Here at Comic Booked, we have always taken our comics pretty seriously, and after a stellar [...]

December 30, 2011 Reviews
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DC and Warner Bros Extend Agreement With Mattel

As an avid collector of superhero (DC especially) toys, I am glad to hear that DC and Warner Bros. will be extending their agreement with toy maker Mattel.  We can look forward to more high quality and utterly geektastic stuff [...]

November 1, 2011 Reviews
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Big Apple Con: Crisis On Infinite Cons

Few things in life excite me quite the same way as a comic convention; let alone a comic convention run by Wizard. I’ve been attending Wizard World conventions since their second year in my hometown of Philadelphia in 2003 (I [...]

May 22, 2011 Reviews
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The Cost of… Insurance

I love my parents. This is for a few reasons. There are people out there that sometimes forget what their parents are to them. I have not. I have a father and stepmother that are wonderful and both love me [...]

April 30, 2011 Features, Reviews