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Small Press Sunday Spotlight – Golden Age

Small Press Sunday this week spotlights Golden Age from Ginger Rabbit Studio. Read about non-mainstream comics on Comic Booked! [...]

January 26, 2014 Features
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Stir the Pot Saturday: Week 44

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 [...]

November 2, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Danger Club #1-4

To say Danger Club is a breath of fresh air would be an understatement. Ever since Mark Millar’s ‘Kick Ass’ dropped back in 2008, a cavalcade of creator owned series have all emerged trying desperately to be more shocking. For the most [...]

November 17, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Danger Club #2

Image Comics‘ Danger Club started with a bang in an extremely enjoyable first issue that showed us a world where all the adult superheroes have  gone missing after an epic battle in space.  That first issue introduced us to a [...]

May 20, 2012 Reviews
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The Digital Age: A Comic Book Singularity

In the beginning, there was Superman. The history of superhero comics is divided into generally accepted “Ages”, and it all began with Superman.  The Golden Age was kicked off by Action Comics #1, the debut of Superman, and superheroes proliferated [...]

April 18, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Captain America Fun Facts

By now you have likely seen the new Captain America: The First Avenger movie, or have plans to.  The film is getting positive feedback and there is even an excellent review here on Comic Booked, by our own Jordamus Prime.  [...]

August 2, 2011 Reviews
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Review: ‘Joe Simon: My Life in Comics’

May we all live the sort of productive and active life that Joe Simon has.  At 98, after having spent his life in newspapers and comics, he’s still writing and publishing his own line of comics at Simon Comics, through which [...]

July 30, 2011 Reviews
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IDW Adds Will Eisner’s THE SPIRIT To It’s Artist Edition Series

It has been a busy convention for IDW Publishing. They have been making a series of announcements for various high profile and exciting projects for 2011 and 2012. IDW’s mix of exciting new series and classic reprinting will be joined [...]

July 23, 2011 Reviews
SUPERMAN AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF COMICS

SUPERMAN AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF COMICS

ACTION COMICS #1 April 1938 (cover dated June)- A new era in Comics is born as the first Superhero makes his debut appearance. Action Comics #1 is composed of 64 pages, containing several different stories including: Adventures of Marco Pollo, [...]

May 22, 2010 Reviews
Fantasy Art Legend Frank Frazetta Dies at 82

Fantasy Art Legend Frank Frazetta Dies at 82

There’s just been confirmation that the iconic fantasy illustrator Frank Frazetta passed away today at the age of 82. A New York City native whose career began in the comic book field at the end of the Golden Age, Frazetta [...]

May 10, 2010 Reviews