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New York Comic Con: A Personal Journey in Parts

The following is a small account of my own personal experience before, during, and after the con. They are also written with more of a blog type style. Are you like me and love the convention circuit? Are you also [...]

October 20, 2012 Features
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NYCC: Is it an Addiction?

NYCC: is it an addiction or are the comic books? Anything can be an addiction, most notably are drugs and alcohol because they do something to your system that changes the way the body works, just look at cigarettes. The [...]

October 12, 2012 Features
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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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My X-Men 132, I Mean 137

My 132, My137 At Wizard World Philadelphia 2012, I decided not only to get some signatures for books I previously had graded, but I also wanted to use Classics Incorporated to get some of my comic books pressed. Pressing is [...]

August 11, 2012 Features

SDCC 2012: DC Comics: Young Justice Panel

Sunday, on the last day of the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con International, DC Comics spotlighted their teen superheroes with their “Young Justice” panel. DC’s Senior Vice President of Marketing John Cunningham was joined by writers Scott Lobdell, Tony Bedard,  and [...]

July 17, 2012 Reviews
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Wizard World Philadelphia 2012: A Series

I know that Wizard World passed a few weeks ago, but I am not done with the memories or wishing to share why this was the best convention I went to in a long long time.     Over the next few weeks I [...]

June 18, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Very Near Mint Volume 2

Every so often a new series comes along that feels like it takes all of your favorite things, smashes them all into one, and still manages to come out feeling like a unique experience all its own. Back in 2011 [...]

June 5, 2012 Reviews
Stan Lee made an appearance at this weekend's Wizard World Philly

Wizard World Philly 2012: Stan Lee

Let’s face it, Stan Lee is a living legend. I even went so far as to purchase my first VIP pass just for the chance to get a picture with him. As I waited in line for my photo-op I counted at [...]

June 3, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Unpainted Lead: Comicon Through Their Eyes

Anyone who reads Unpainted Lead on a weekly basis knows that I tend to divert quite often from the miniature wargaming scene and go off on my own tangents and reviews… This is another one of those days. This past [...]

May 29, 2012 Features
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Aspen Comics To Attend the Phoenix Comicon 2012

Aspen Comics is at it again! Phoenix Comicon 2012 is coming this weekend, and Aspen is diving in feet first! If you’re in the Phoenix area and you’re a fan of Michael Turner and the company he built to showcase [...]

May 24, 2012 Reviews
Grant Morrison is watching you.

MorrisonCon: A Morrison Con?

MorrisonCon, the most ambitious comics convention to be headlined and co-organized by a single comics creator, “aims to change the way comics conventions are experienced.” For one thing, you’ve probably never experienced a con with a price tag ranging from [...]

May 2, 2012 Reviews
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C2E2: Mike DeBalfo to take on Soulfire

With all the insanity that is C2E2 going on, it’s easy to miss out on some of the big announcements from the con floor! Luckily Comic Booked has you covered! Editor In Chief of Aspen Comics, Vince Hernandez, has just [...]

April 14, 2012 Reviews
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ECCC 2012: Gail Simone Spotlight Panel

When it comes to favorite female comic book creators, Gail Simone tops my list. Her work on Birds of Prey and Secret Six earned her that spot, but it’s her present work on Batgirl and her commitment to the characters [...]

April 1, 2012 Reviews

Dark Horse Comics at Emerald City Comicon

All you Comic Booked fans headed to Emerald City Comicon this weekend listen up! Our friends over at Dark Horse Comics released its panel schedule and they have some great stuff to look forward to! With creators such as Steve [...]

March 28, 2012 Reviews
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WonderCon Unfulfilled

I was a five year attendee when I reported on my first Wizard World. This helped me know what to expect and what to look for. At my first NYCC I was in awe and if my life was a [...]

March 23, 2012 Reviews