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Podcast Preview – Interview with Dan Braun

This podcast, now available, might not have happened if I hadn’t unearthed an external hard drive thought lost.  After having recorded this interview at the 2011 New York Comic Con while in the middle of moving to a new home, [...]

April 11, 2012 Reviews
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Looking For That Big Break? Steve Niles Needs A Serious Artist!

Steve Niles. Not only a champion for creator-owned comics but also one of the top writers in the comic and literary world today. It’s no secret that I have a love for all of Niles’ work. Now Niles has made [...]

March 25, 2012 Reviews
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Podcast Preview – Walking Dead Season Two Wrap Up

Available now in our weekly podcast: The Walking Dead season 2 finale review and season wrap up. The prison, a mysterious sword-wielding stranger and lots and lots of zombies. This and more was in the season two finale of the [...]

March 21, 2012 Features
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Big “Crossed: Badlands” Cover Art Preview Extravaganza

In case you didn’t know, March 14th is “C-Day.” What’s C-Day? I’m glad you asked. C-Day marks the kickoff of the first arc, from Garth Ennis and Jacen Burrows, of the new Crossed: Badlands series from our friends at Avatar [...]

February 15, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Shadowlaw from Arcana

Arcana Studios is really building up their standing in the comic book industry as of late. They have a multitude of titles that appeal to all types of readers, like the sadistic horror tale Lucas, to the World War 2 [...]

February 13, 2012 Reviews
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Steve Niles and Menton3 Team-Up for The Nosferatu Wars

Horror comic fans prepare for what is sure to be one of the most highly anticipated titles of the year.  Last Thursday acclaimed horror master Steve Niles announced via his social networking feeds that he will be writing a new [...]

January 17, 2012 Reviews
For Zombies

Introducing For Zombies

Enjoy comedy? How about zombies? How about zombidies? Sure, there’s Shaun of the Dead.  As enjoyable as it was, it lacked, in my opinion, a crucial element of the zombie comedy – recognizable zombie characters.  Enter For Zombies, a YouTube [...]

January 14, 2012 Features
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Review – The New Comic Series “Ferals” Debuts With a Roar!

This last week a new horror series titled Ferals from Avatar Press roared into comic shops.  Ferals is a horror story in the most conventional sense, with lycanthropes (or werewolves in the popular vernacular) taking center stage in a way [...]

January 9, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Róisín Dubh #2

This second issue of Róisín Dubh from Irish indie publisher Atomic Diner Comics dives back into the undead slaying action. However, while this issue does feature an engaging vampire slaying heroine, Maura McHugh’s story also presents incisive commentary on the [...]

January 4, 2012 Reviews
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Haunt #20 Review

Haunt #20 from Image Comics is the second issue from the new creative team of Joe Casey and Nathan Fox.  At this point try to forget about the old Haunt, because the direction this title has taken bears little resemblance [...]

December 30, 2011 Reviews
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Review – Crossed: Badlands Opening Salvo

As I reported in our Stitched Comic Series Review and Garth Ennis News here on Comic Booked, Avatar Press will be starting a new Crossed: Badlands series that will be kicked off by the original creative team of Garth Ennis and Jacen [...]

December 29, 2011 Reviews
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Monocyte Continues His Quest For Death In Issue #2

One thing’s for sure, Monocyte is one of a kind. If you caught my review of the first issue then you know I already have a lot of love for this book. Nowhere else will you find something so original [...]

December 27, 2011 Reviews
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“Stitched” Comic Series Review and Garth Ennis News

Stitched, as you likely know, is the first-ever movie from Garth Ennis.  GARTH ENNIS!  I was excited when I first heard about the project, and even more so when I learned that there would be a new Avatar Press comic [...]

December 20, 2011 Reviews
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“Uncharted” Developer Naughty Dog Debuts “The Last of Us” Trailer

Naughty Dog, developer of the sensational Uncharted series of video games for Sony, really makes me sit up and take notice of their projects.  I am a huge fan of their games, as you can likely tell if you read [...]

December 15, 2011 Reviews
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John Constantine – Hellblazer Annual is a Haunting “Must Read”

Christmas came early this week in the form of the John Constantine — Hellblazer Annual 2011 “Suicide Bridge” comic book from DC Comics Vertigo imprint.  This amazing, self-contained story is written by the talented Peter Milligan, with the always incredible Simon Bisley [...]

December 8, 2011 Reviews