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Meet Simon Baz - the new Green Lantern of Sector 2814

Review: Green Lantern #0

As I sat and read through Geoff John’s polarizing new Green Lantern #0, one word kept coming to my mind, over and over, like a splinter: Why? As in, “Why do we need a new Green Lantern of Sector 2814?” We already have four, [...]

September 11, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #74

It’s that time of the week again! Each Tuesday we offer some quick reviews of a selection of books released in the last few weeks. This time around we take a look at: Amazing Spider-Man #693, Fairest #7, Green Lantern [...]

September 11, 2012 Reviews
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Phil LaMarr Falls in Love with Saboten Con

Last weekend I attended Saboten Con at the Glendale Renaissance hotel. The convention ran over Labor Day weekend and was host to numerous guests, including actor/comedian Phil LaMarr. Phil was signing autographs and hosted panels and Q&As on his extensive voice work, acting, [...]

September 8, 2012 Reviews
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The Third Army Rises – Green Lantern Crossover begins this October.

The Guardians of the Universe have long sought to bring order to the chaos of the universe. Don’t mistake that for being good guys. Sure they created the Green Lantern Corps to protect and serve the universe, to root out [...]

September 4, 2012 Reviews
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Comics Portal: Happy Birthday, DC’s “New 52!”

The second year of DC Comics’ “New 52″ initiative is now underway, and it’s time to express my opinion about how the first year went. Honestly, it’s been a huge success on many levels! I know several owners of comics [...]

September 3, 2012 Features, Reviews
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A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52″: Special Anniversary Edition

I think I speak for everyone here at ComicBooked when I wish DC Comics and their impressive universal reboot dubbed the  “New 52″ a happy one-year anniversary. In honor of this anniversary, I thought it’d be fun to do a [...]

September 3, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern Annual #1

Warning: This review does contain spoilers! You’ve been warned.    Green Lantern Annual #1 is definitely the game-changing issue all of us were expecting, but while it has some great things going for it, there is sadly one thing Geoff Johns [...]

September 1, 2012 Reviews
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DC Comics And Beyond – National Comics: Looker #1

I’ve been happily buying DC’s new National Comics since it began last month with Jeff Lemire’s take on Eternity.  Is the second issue, focused on Looker, worth picking up as well? Here’s the book’s description from dccomics.com: “Emily Briggs was [...]

August 29, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern: New Guardians #12

In the last couple weeks, DC Comics‘ Green Lantern titles have been nothing but awesome, well-written, action-packed mini-epics that have been creatively tying up storylines in preparation for the supposedly game-changing Green Lantern Annual #1 that hits shelves next week. Green Lantern #12 hit readers [...]

August 25, 2012 Reviews
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Opinion: DC’s New 52 – One Year Later

No, DC isn’t doing the “One Year Later” thing again. But it has been almost a year since the New 52 launched, and to mark the occasion, they are publishing a “zero issue” of each ongoing title. With all that [...]

August 20, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern #12

**SPOILER WARNING: This review contains many spoilers concerning pivotal plot points in Green Lantern #12. If you have not yet read the issue, now would be a good time to leave this review. Consider yourself WARNED!** Ladies and gentlemen, the end is [...]

August 18, 2012 Reviews
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DC Comics Confirms Green Lantern Fans’ Worst Fears

Some of you who read my recent review of Green Lantern #11 will no doubt remember how I said that Geoff Johns was scaring me, because, among other things, that issue hinted at Hal Jordan disappearing in the future with the new [...]

August 9, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #69

It’s Tuesday and that means BULLET REVIEWS!!! Quick looks at recently released comics. If you’re having a light week, maybe something here will catch your attention! This week: Alabaster: Wolves #4, Deadpool Kills The Marvel Universe #1, Earth 2 #4, [...]

August 7, 2012 Reviews
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Meet the Newest Green Lantern

Who is that masked man? Not an unusual exclamation in comics, but not one we often associate with Green Lantern. But coming this fall, you may find yourself wondering who that guy with the green ring is, as DC introduces [...]

August 7, 2012 Reviews
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Required Reading: Justice

There’s a scene about halfway through DC Comics’ limited series Justice that really captures the innocent, morally unambiguous Silver Age spirit of the entire series: Green Lantern Hal Jordan is brawling with his arch-nemesis Sinestro as the world is falling apart [...]

August 4, 2012 Reviews