Monday 22nd December 2014,
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Browsing the "Gail Simone" Tag

Secret Six

Simone’s Secret Six re(debut) in December

The fans have spoken.  Actually, the fans have been speaking, or rather, yelling, for years now.  And thankfully, the powers that be at DC Comics have finally answered.  This December, a brand new number one to a soon-to-be classic ongoing [...]

September 4, 2014 News
Deadpool #27

Review: Deadpool #27

Deadpool is more than just a funny character who kills people. I would venture to say that Deadpool is one of the deepest characters in the modern comic book world. Sure there are a lot of jokes, many poking fun [...]

April 13, 2014 Reviews
Tomb Raider

Review: Tomb Raider #1 – Spoiled

Picking up from where the new video game leaves off, Dark Horse Comics delivers another great comic with Tomb Raider #1 written by Gail Simone. [...]

March 4, 2014 Reviews
Red Sonja #7 review cover

Red Sonja #7 Spoiler-Free Review

Red Sonja #7 continues to push the sword-and-sorcery series in interesting new directions. Is this becoming a must-read book? [...]

February 25, 2014 Reviews
Deadpool #27

Gail Simone Returns to Deadpool!

Gail Simone has been writing comics steadily for well over a decade, now, but readers could be forgiven for not realizing that she’s done work well beyond DC, where most of her work has been published since 2003.  In fact, [...]

January 5, 2014 News
Check out the Comic Booked review of Gail Simone's Red Sonja #6

Review: Red Sonja #6

Red Sonja #6 Gail Simone, Walter Geovani, Adriano Lucas Spoilers With Red Sonja #6, Gail Simone completes her first arc with Dynamite’s premiere heroine.  Simone’s best books can combine adventure storytelling and high-powered melodrama like no comic writer since early [...]

December 23, 2013 Reviews
Conan the Barbarian

NYCC: Red Sonja and Conan Reunite

This upcoming weekend is the New York Comic Con, one of the larger cons out there. And, as we lead up to that time, we’ve been getting a ton of news announcements from many of the publishers trickling in (when [...]

October 9, 2013 News
Red Sonja #3

Review: Red Sonja #3

3 issues ago, I picked up my first ever comic surrounding the character of Red Sonja. As I have said in my review of the first issue of this title, I was coming at the character afresh with no foreknowledge [...]

September 13, 2013 Reviews
Red Sonja 1 (Nicola Scott)

Review: Red Sonja #1

There’s been a lot of talk about the new Red Sonja book from Dynamite, with a story written by Gail Simone (Batgirl, Birds of Prey) but I’m always one for giving new books a try and, to be honest, I have been [...]

July 18, 2013 Reviews
Red Sonja (Amanda Connor))

Legends of Red Sonja Announced from Dynamite

With the 40th anniversary of the character of Red Sonja coming up, and with the success and buzz around its new Red Sonja series which is being spearheaded by Gail Simone, Dynamite couldn’t stand by with only one new title [...]

July 15, 2013 News
Week 22 Picture 1

Stir the Pot Saturday: Week 22

Welcome back, everyone! Just a quick reminder of what our goal for each and every Saturday is: Stirring the pot is the act of causing trouble for the sake of your own amusement. So we here at Comic Booked would [...]

June 1, 2013 Reviews
Batgirl 19 Picture 1

Review: Batgirl 19

Batgirl 19 Gail Simone, Daniel Sampere Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   On Wednesday, immediately after reading my stack of new comics (of which there were many great titles, all from DC), I tweeted the following to my readers: [...]

April 14, 2013 Reviews
Week 15 Picture 1

Stir the Pot Saturday: Week 15

Welcome back, everyone! Just a quick reminder of what our goal for each and every Saturday is: Stirring the pot is the act of causing trouble for the sake of your own amusement. So we here at Comic Booked would [...]

April 13, 2013 Reviews
BG1

Review – Batgirl: Knightfall Descends

With the second wave of New 52 trade collections, we get to see if the creative teams can live up to the impression they created in those initial story arcs (in the cases where they got to stay on at [...]

February 13, 2013 Reviews
Batgirl

And The New Batgirl Writer Is…

So some interesting news to come off the Twitters as many of us head into some time off for the holidays! Several weeks ago, it was reported that Gail Simone was removed from her position as writer of the Batgirl [...]

December 21, 2012 News, Reviews