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2013 End of Year Comic Awards

Comic Booked’s Best of 2013

With this being my first year at Comic Booked, I was very proud to participate and work with everybody on putting this year end list together. Essentially, these are the staff picks for best books, writers, and artists of 2013. [...]

December 28, 2013 Features
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Review: Superman Unchained 3

Superman Unchained 3 Scott Snyder, Jim Lee, Dustin Nguyen Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   Jim Lee continues to be unrivaled in the realm of superhero comics. His artwork is nothing short of breathtaking. And the added bonus of [...]

August 22, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Superman Unchained 2

Superman Unchained 2 Scott Snyder, Jim Lee, Dustin Nguyen Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   The comic that should be the best on the stands continues to soar higher than even my highest expectations with the second issue of [...]

July 12, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Superman Unchained 1

Superman Unchained 1 Scott Snyder, Jim Lee, Dustin Nguyen Spoiler alert! You have been warned!   This week might as well be re-labeled as International Superman Week, when you come to think about it. We’ve got the most anticipated superhero [...]

June 14, 2013 Reviews
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NYCC 2012 – Superman New 52

2013 will celebrate a huge milestone for the Man of Steel, with June marking the 75th anniversary of Superman‘s first appearance back in 1938. DC has big plans for the Man of Tomorrow in 2013, starting with the first major [...]

October 12, 2012 Reviews
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Comics Portal: Jim Lee Leaving Justice League Behind

One of the things that made DC’s Justice League a big hit when the “New 52” debuted last year was art from Jim Lee, co-publisher for the company. The question I had at that time was: How long would he [...]

September 17, 2012 Features, 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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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: The Late Sergio Toppi

This week’s Comic Revolt looks back at the work and influence of legendary comic artist and illustrator, Sergio Toppi, who sadly passed away earlier this week. I knew little of Toppi until his recent passing, hearing his name whenever Moebius [...]

August 23, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Justice League #11

Justice League is finally getting awesome, and those of us who have been reading since last September’s issue #1 are finally being rewarded. It’s been a long several months waiting for DC Comics‘ big team book to pick up, but [...]

July 22, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: DC Entertainment Hosts Benefit

This Friday at SDCC a benefit will be held to fight hunger in Africa. What’s being featured? That would be a collection of super-hero artwork, most notably a giant Lego copy of a Jim Lee painting titled Batman: Justice. For [...]

July 12, 2012 Reviews
"The Villain's Journey, Chapter Two: The Belly of the Beast"

Review: Justice League #10

This month’s issue of Justice League, written by Geoff Johns with art by Jim Lee, is intense. Beginning with May’s issue, Justice League has begun an arc titled “The Villain’s Journey,” which is an obvious inversion of the “monomyth” story-pattern [...]

July 9, 2012 Reviews
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DC Announces Zero Month for Their New 52 One Year Anniversary

Coming up on the heels of their New 52 anniversary, DC Comics announces that they will be renumbering all their ongoing New 52 titles back to #0 in an event they’re calling Zero Month. Yep, that’s right, starting in September [...]

June 9, 2012 Reviews
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Before Watchmen- Silk Spectre #1 Variant Cover

DC’s announcement of a prequel series to Alan Moore’s Watchmen was met with mixed review; some of us excited at the prospect, others outraged, some conflicted with curiosity but dubious to the series’ legitimacy due to Alan Moore and artist Dave [...]

May 15, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Podcast Preview – Twenty Years of Image

Back in 1992, a group of comic artists and writers from Marvel became dissatisfied with the company’s practice of retaining the rights to the characters they wrote and created.  That was twenty years ago and, to put it in perspective, [...]

May 2, 2012 Features
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Review: Justice League 8

This issue is all about the inner workings of the JLA and how they feel about outsiders. You get to see a lot of personality from each of the members, including Batman, which was a bit of a surprise for [...]

April 18, 2012 Reviews