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Batgirl Gets a Guest Writer in Ray Fawkes

Earlier this week, we reported that Batgirl writer Gail Simone has been relieved of her responsibilities in writing the ongoing series for DC Comics. The news came as a shock to many and there was a lot of support for Ms. [...]

December 10, 2012 News, Reviews
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Breaking: Gail Simone Off Batgirl

Immediately after the conclusion of Death of the Family in February, longtime Birds of Prey and Batgirl scribe Gail Simone will be leaving the book. She was reportedly informed via email on Wednesday, and had this to say on Twitter [...]

December 9, 2012 News, Reviews
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Start Planning Now: GeekGirlCon 2012 Programming Announced

GeekGirlCon 2012 is less than a month away! For those who might not know, GeekGirlCon is an organization “dedicated to recognizing and celebrating the contributions of women in all aspects of geek culture.” Last year they held their very first [...]

July 18, 2012 Reviews
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C2E2: DC Comics – The New 52 Panel

Not in Chicago this weekend for the big C2E2 convention, but still want to know what DC Comics is saying about the future of The New 52? Don’t you worry, Comic Booked has got you covered! DC Comics’ The New [...]

April 14, 2012 Reviews
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A Complete list of Comic Booked Coverage of Emerald City Comicon!

As many of you know this past weekend was Emerald City Comicon. Comic Booked was there in force and brought you a ton of coverage! Of course you can page through the site and find all of the articles on [...]

April 2, 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
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Emerald City Comicon 2012 Preview

For one weekend each year, Seattle becomes the epicenter of the comic world. That time is upon us, as the premier Pacific NW comic and pop culture event, the Emerald City Comicon, takes place this weekend (March 30th – April [...]

March 28, 2012 Reviews
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Stellar “Womantholgy” News From WonderCon

Womanthology is one of the most inspiring projects that I have seen come to fruition in my time as a comic book journalist. Conceived by artist Renae de Liz, Womanthology was started as a hopeful and long overdue Kickstarter project [...]

March 17, 2012 Reviews
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2011 A Geek Review – Bumper Edition pt 2

….we return to the action already happening, welcome to the stage our assembled players! The Cast The Geek of Oz Marc Tylor Nobleman All Star Comics in Melbourne Ed Allen Brien from Virgil’s All Night Diner Stacey from Word of [...]

December 23, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Batgirl #3

A very interesting dynamic between Batgirl and Nightwing is revealed this month.  After she is unsuccessful in stopping Mirror from killing his latest victim, Barbara Gordon once again begins to wonder whether she came back before she was ready. Her [...]

November 10, 2011 Reviews
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Review – Batgirl #2

I am so glad to see Barbara Gordon back as Batgirl.  It was a long time coming, but I knew that eventually Babs would be back in the cape and cowl.  She may be Oracle to some, but she will [...]

October 13, 2011 Reviews
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I am GeekGirlCon, Hear me ROAR!

Way back at the start of the year, I came across a little card in my LCS for GeekGirlCon.  I checked out their website and instantly became excited about their convention and organization.  So much did I like and support [...]

October 4, 2011 Reviews
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The New 52 Bullet Reviews: Week 1

It’s been roughly two weeks since comic book fans had their last glance at the DC Universe as we’ve known it for the better part of the last 30 years. Last week DC Comics launched their company wide universe reboot [...]

September 14, 2011 Reviews
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Enter the House of Horrors with Rachel Deering!

I recently had the pleasure to interview the talented and stunning Rachel Deering, creator of the upcoming horror series Anathema, which we featured here. She currently is funding the project through Kickstarter. As excited as I am for the series, [...]

August 14, 2011 Reviews
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The Exile’s Read of the Week – Secret Six #36

SECRET SIX #36 Story: Gail Simone Art and Cover: J. Calafiore Publisher: DC A $2.99 Comic 32 pgs I have not always been a big fan of books centered around villains. As a rule, it’s hard to keep the momentum [...]

August 6, 2011 Reviews