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Thursday’s Valiant Effort: June 5, 2014

Welcome to Thursday’s Valiant Effort, the place for the curious and the fans of the Valiant Entertainment Universe to come and find out what this thing is all about. Each week we review all of the comics released by Valiant [...]

June 5, 2014 Features
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Thursday’s Valiant Effort: May 15, 2014

Only one week left before the release of the milestone X-O Manowar #25. Check out my interview with one of the artists for that issue. And, don’t forget, the big summer event, Armor Hunters, is just around the corner. But, [...]

May 15, 2014 Features
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Thursday’s Valiant Effort: April 3, 2014

Spring has sprung and Valiant is about to spring some great stuff on us. This month will bring the ramp up towards Armor Hunters. Only one month until Free Comic Book Day. Plus there is Rai #1 to look forward [...]

April 3, 2014 Features
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Review: Quantum and Woody #7

Quantum and Woody #7 James Asmus, Ming Doyle, Jordie Bellaire Spoiler-free What makes a funny book… well, funny?  There are a lot of ‘classic’ comedy bits and parts, and even though we’ve seen them all before, a perfectly executed bit will always [...]

January 9, 2014 Reviews
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NYCC 2013 – MUST READ VALIANT PANEL

  Valiant’s laid out their 2014 plans today at their NYCC panel at the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan.  It looks like it’s going to be another great year! A Must Read . The panel was held in the packed meeting [...]

October 14, 2013 Reviews
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Must Read Valiant: Quantum and Woody #5

If you’ve been reading what I’ve been saying here on Comic Booked, then you know that I think the whole Valiant line is a “must read”.   From top to bottom, all of their titles have just been fantastic.  From X-O [...]

September 13, 2013 News
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Review: Quantum and Woody #1

Some folks like their superheroes to be gritty and serious.  Others may prefer a more fantastic take. They want their comics filled with high octane action, with humor.  Valiant’s latest series, Quantum and Woody, is clearly for the latter.  And [...]

July 11, 2013 Reviews
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Valiant Brings Back Another Classic in Quantum and Woody

Valiant Entertainment has really been kicking it out of the ballpark of late. They’ve had a hugely successful run on a number of titles with their relaunch, are heading into a company-wide event with the Harbinger Wars, and are kicking [...]

March 26, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Gambit #1

August is turning out to be one of those odd banner months for Marvel launching solo titles.  Just a week after ​Hawkeye #1,​ X-Men mainstay Gambit gets another crack at his own series, after one in the ’90s and another [...]

August 8, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Marvel’s Next Big Thing

Yesterday at SDCC Marvel made some big announcement regarding their upcoming titles. The panel featured a diverse group of Marvel talents, including Axel Alsonso, Sana Amanat, C.B. Cebulski, Marjorie Liu, James Asmus, Daniel Way, Peter David, Jeanine Schaefer, Joe Keatinge, [...]

July 13, 2012 Reviews
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Marvel Teams up With Benefit Cosmetics for a Makeup-Inspired Hero

Makeup and Superheroes? Marvel Custom Solutions and Benefit Cosmetics are teaming up to create a makeup inspired comic, SpyGal. SpyGal was inspired by POREfressional, a primer that minimizes the appearance of pores. Will a comic inspired by beauty products take off? I [...]

May 9, 2012 Reviews