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Magnus: Robot Fighter #3

Magnus: Robot Fighter #3 Review

Magnus: Robot Fighter #3 Review Fred Van Lente (w), Cory Smith (a), Mauricio Wallace (c), Marshall Dillon (l) I tend to hate issue-long fights.  I have a good reason for this – most of them are awful.  Padded well beyond [...]

May 22, 2014 Reviews
Valiant Effort

Thursday’s Valiant Effort: April 3, 2014

Spring has sprung and Valiant is about to spring some great stuff on us. This month will bring the ramp up towards Armor Hunters. Only one month until Free Comic Book Day. Plus there is Rai #1 to look forward [...]

April 3, 2014 Features
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NYCC: Dynamite Announces the Return of Gold Key Classics

Last week, we reported on a number of teaser images being released from Dynamite Entertainment about a huge event that would be announced this past Friday at the New York Comic-Con. I had guessed that perhaps it had something to [...]

October 14, 2013 News
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NYCC: Dynamite Teases a New Event for 2014

Every comics company has a major event. Marvel currently has Infinity and Battle of the Atom, DC has Forever Evil, and Zenescope just completed its Unleashed event. We don’t know much about what Dynamite has planned, but the 4 teaser posts they’ve revealed so [...]

October 10, 2013 News
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Review: Archer & Armstrong #12 from Valiant Comics

Archer & Armstrong #12 is out this week. If you haven’t been reading it, I strongly suggest you go out, pick this issue (and while you are at it, pick up the back issues or collected trades), some tasty snacks, [...]

August 14, 2013 Reviews
Archer & Armstrong #0, Valiant Comics

Valiant Comics Previews Archer & Armstrong #0

Valiant loves to deliver the zeros, but these goose eggs are far from nothing. Following the awesome origin of Toyo Harada in Harbinger #0, Valiant announced that two more series, Shadowman and Archer & Armstrong, would also get standalone zero issues [...]

March 29, 2013 Reviews
Archer & Armstrong #4 Alt Cover

Archer & Armstrong #4: Sneak Peek!

I must have a pretty cool goose somewhere. Why else would I keep being able to deliver these golden, Valiant-shaped eggs? Here’s a sneak peak of Archer & Armstrong #4.  Archer & Armstrong is everyone’s favorite buddy comic, featuring a 10,000-year-old [...]

November 8, 2012 Reviews
Archer and Armstrong #5 The Wrath of the Eternal Warrior

The Eternal Warrior Returns

Ninjak and Shadowman have both rejoined the revived Valiant Universe (Ok, Shadowman returns on November 7 in his own ongoing series) and now it’s time for the Eternal Warrior. If you are not familiar with the name, The Eternal Warrior [...]

November 1, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #80

Hey, everyone! How do you like our new look? I’ve been calling it Comic Booked NOW! But, unlike some other people, a new look doesn’t mean a relaunch for Bullet Reviews! This week we look at: Avengers #31, AvX: Consequences [...]

October 24, 2012 Reviews
Archer and Armstrong 3 Review

Archer and Armstong #3 Review

Archer and Armstrong vs noxious Ninja Nuns (double alliteration for the win!) What are you still reading my review for? Go pick up this book, if you haven't already! [...]

October 22, 2012 Reviews
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Archer and Armstrong #2 Spoiler-free review

This Wednesday, Valiant releases the second issue in their reboot of Archer and Armstrong. Writer Fred Van Lente helms the tale of the immortal Armstrong and his unlikely partner, Obadiah Archer, with pencils by Clayton Henry. In case you didn’t catch [...]

September 4, 2012 Reviews
Spider-man

Review: Amazing Spider-Man #692

As you’ve seen across ComicBooked.com this last week and a bit, there’s a lot of focus on Spider-Man. He’s turning 50 after all! We’ve covered reviews of the first and second Spider-Man movies and a lot of commentary on stories [...]

August 31, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Archer & Armstrong #1

They called it the ​Summer of Valiant, ​the relaunch of a complete comics universe after more than 10 years of dormancy.  They started small, with a core of 4 monthly titles, ​X-O Manowar, Harbinger, Bloodshot, ​and now, ​Archer & Armstrong, [...]

August 8, 2012 Reviews
Valiant's Archer & Armstrong

Say Hello to Archer & Armstrong

The Summer of Valiant is in full swing. Harbinger and X-O Manowar are hits, and Bloodshot is looking to be every bit as good when it comes out this July.  Now Valiant is giving us a look at their final [...]

June 25, 2012 Reviews
Welcome to the Asbury Park Comic Con

The First Annual Asbury Park Comic Con!

Asbury Park, NJ is known for quite a few things, like the famous Stone Pony with Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen, the Asbury Park Press, one of New Jersey’s premier newspapers, and the Boardwalk, host to a number of restaurants, concerts, [...]

May 12, 2012 Reviews