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Top Ten Comics That Should Have Llamas

Llamas are everywhere. They have really become cultural icons of the advancement of society. Every time you see a llama, you can’t help but say, “Aww, a llama!” Movies like Disney’s The Emperor’s New Groove have helped to catapult llamas [...]

September 30, 2014 Features
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Bullet Reviews #86

Another week, another round! Comic reviews in the form of quick shot, or Bullet, reviews presented each week by Comic Booked’s fine staff of contributors! This week we have a lot of great books to look at as well as [...]

December 11, 2012 Reviews
Hellboy joins BigHead Bash

BigHead Bash with Hellboy

Like first person shooters? How about deathmatch, where you pit your skills against a ton of other players? Tired of Quake, Tribes, Team Fortress, Painkiller or your FPS of choice? Ever wish you had a super big head and were [...]

November 6, 2012 Games and Gaming
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Review|B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: Exorcism #1

Note: This is a review of an issue scheduled for release on 6/27 and as such may contain minor spoilers.       “Field agent Ashley Strode, last seen in B.P.R.D.: War on Frogs, is deployed to a Mexican village [...]

June 23, 2012 Reviews
B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: Transformation of J.H. O'Donnell

Review – B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: The Transformation of J.H. O’Donnell

At one point, the narrator of this tale, telling the story of a mysterious event that led to the seeming insanity of a B.P.R.D. consultant, rattles off a list of famous, real-world occultists, like John Dee, and Eliphas Levi, that [...]

June 2, 2012 Reviews
Spaceboy

The Umbrella Academy Makes Motion Comic Debut

I’m new to The Umbrella Academy, so I didn’t know what to expect when I tuned in for this week’s motion comic from Dark Horse on the YouTube premium channel Geek and Sundry. What can I say, except that it [...]

April 12, 2012 Reviews
Pile-of-comics

Exploring the Preliminary March Comic Sales Numbers

The preliminary March comic sales numbers are out, and while DC and Marvel still dominate, for the first time in the Diamond Distribution exclusive stranglehold, five publishers have the managed to achieve market shares of over 5%. The individual retail [...]

April 8, 2012 Features, Reviews
heroes

March Madness – Championship Round!

The fight is almost done! Just one more round and we will know who you guys have voted 2012’s Top Hero, and Top Villain… and then we’ll pit them against each other in a final showdown of good vs. evil. [...]

April 2, 2012 Reviews
Fathom #4 Cover

Sneak peek at Fathom #4

If you rummaged through the piles of comics and graphic novels crammed on my book shelves, stacked on my floor or stowed away in boxes, you’d come across titles such as Dark Horse’s Hellboy: House of the Living Dead, Del [...]

February 9, 2012 Reviews
lobster johnson burning hand

Lobster Johnson: The Burning Hand #2 Review

I was first introduced to the pulp hero Lobster Johnson in the pages of Hellboy. I immediately fell in love with this character. From his stoic nature, to his hard-line dialogue, he quickly struck a chord with me. Lobster Johnson [...]

February 8, 2012 Reviews
Comic Booked Best of 2011

Best of 2011: Most Shocking Moment

As 2011 comes to a close, it’s safe to say that it has been a banner year for the comics industry and fans alike. Here at Comic Booked, we have always taken our comics pretty seriously, and after a stellar [...]

December 31, 2011 Reviews
Cover art by Dave Johnson

Review – B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: Russia #4 of 5

This penultimate issue not only does a great job of bringing the story of this latest B.P.R.D. storyline to a climax, it raises the bar yet again for the Hellboy-verse. The creative team of writers Mignola, Arcudi and artist Crook have [...]

December 21, 2011 Reviews
Cthulu Tales Madness

Cthulhu Tales Omnibus: Madness

The name of H.P. Lovecraft gets bandied about a lot in relation to horror. His influence is palpable in the work of Stephen King, who has been unsparing in crediting the New England cosmic horror author, Charles Stross and even [...]

November 7, 2011 Reviews
HorrorFeature

The Horror! The Horror!

Even though Halloween is behind us now, there are still plenty of great comics in the horror genre that you can enjoy year-round.  I had previously promised to suggest some great horror titles, past and present.  This task actually proved [...]

November 3, 2011 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #35: There Is More To Read Than Just The New 52!

This week’s Bullet Reviews are a mix of new and old! Abe Sapien #2, Fables #110, Incredible Hulk #1, Kult #3, Usagi Yojimbo #141, Wolverine #17 and Wolverine and the X-Men #1 all get covered right here! ABE SAPIEN: THE [...]

November 1, 2011 Reviews