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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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DC Comics’ Super Villains Take Over Hallowe’en 2012

Hallowe’en, to me, is better than Christmas and birthdays combined! So imagine my excitement when my favourite comic book publisher put out a press release announcing their plans for my favourite holiday. If you said “really excited” you’ll only be half [...]

October 1, 2012 Reviews
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Is Stan Lee Ok?

All of Stan Lee’s upcoming appearances have been cancelled due to “a very serious circumstance,” but what does it mean?  At times he’s seemed every bit as durable as the superheroes he’s helped create, even more so in recent years.  [...]

September 23, 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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Getting Ready for Baltimore Comic Con

Every year I attend the Philadelphia Comic Con… multiple times. I go to this six hour show so much I consider it a monthly event (actually it is about ten times a year). 2011 was the first time I attended [...]

August 16, 2012 Reviews
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Smallville Review and SDCC Updates

SDCC kept us all pretty busy well past that weekend, but I’ll always eventually find time for my Smallville review!  The event also gave us some Smallville related news, whether it’s good news or not I’ll leave up to you, [...]

July 24, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: The Dynamic Duo of Scott Snyder & James Tynion IV

Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV are to DC what Batman and Robin are to Gotham. Like a master is to a student, Tynion has apprenticed to Snyder by writing back-up stories for Batman. Make no mistake though. This is [...]

July 16, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Big News at Marvel’s The Amazing Spider-Man Panel

Last of Marvel’s panels at San Diego Comic-Con came to an end today when they wrapped things up with the Amazing Spider-Man panel. With the 50th anniversary well underway for everyone’s favorite wall-crawling, web-slinging hero Spider-Man, we have the rundown [...]

July 16, 2012 Reviews
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IDW SDCC 2012 Wrap Up

IDW Publishing has released some major news from SDCC this year.  From Judge Dredd to many new creator owned series, even a guitarist decided to join the world of comic books.  IDW is making a statement that they are going to [...]

July 15, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Marvel’s Cup o’ Joe Panel

Marvel’s Cup o’ Joe panel at the SDCC was crowded with fans and brimming with news about what will happen after Avengers vs. X-Men concludes. The panel featured Marvel editor-in-chief Axel Alonso, chief creative officer Joe Quesada, writer and editor [...]

July 15, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Dark Horse: Joss Whedon

If there was any place I’d want to be today, it would have been SDCC, Ballroom 20 from 5:30-6:30 pm.  Dark Horse and Joss Whedon – the very thought of it makes me swoon in a totally fangirl way. Scott [...]

July 15, 2012 Features
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Required Reading #6: Powers Vol 2.

It’s time for everyone’s favorite column again, Required Reading! This week we are going to continue to look at one of my personal favorite series, Powers. For those of you who haven’t had the pleasure of reading Powers, it follows [...]

July 14, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Marvel Breaking In panel

At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, Marvel held a “breaking in” panel to advise fans with aspirations of getting into the comic book industry. The panel was led by Marvel Senior Vice President and Talent Scout, C.B. Cebulski. Joining him was talent [...]

July 14, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Before Watchmen Panel

One of the more popular panels of this year’s SDCC was the Before Watchmen panel, which featured DC Entertainment co-publisher Dan DiDio, VP of Art Direction and Design Mark Chiarello, Senior Editor Will Dennis, Darwyn Cooke (Before Watchmen: Minutemen), Amanda [...]

July 14, 2012 Reviews