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Stir the Pot Saturday: Week 23

Welcome back, everyone! Just a quick reminder of what our goal for each and every Saturday is: Stirring the pot is the act of causing trouble for the sake of your own amusement. So we here at Comic Booked would [...]

June 8, 2013 Reviews
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Comic Booked Christmas Gift Guide: Trade Paperbacks

It’s that time of year again – hockey season! But, since there’s a lockout going on, you’re going to need to find something else to keep your family and friends busy while they suffer from the lack of a puck [...]

December 14, 2012 Reviews
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Review: The Secret Service #3

Writer Mark Millar and legendary artist Dave Gibbons continue their amazing mini-series The Secret Service under Marvel Comics’ Icon imprint. Co-plotted by director Matthew Vaughn (Kick Ass and X-Men: First Class), issue 3 begins with an interesting clue as to [...]

July 27, 2012 Reviews
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Blake Northcott-International Superstar Gets Comic Booked Part 1

Blake Northcott may not be a household name…yet. But she is an international superstar. Her books are number one on Amazon in both the US and the UK. Her first book VS Reality is super popular right now and is even making its [...]

June 27, 2012 Reviews
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Review: CLiNT 2.1

Mark Millar’s CLiNT magazine is retooled and back, with CLiNT 2.1. I had liked CLiNT just fine the way it had always been, so I was curious as to what changes would be in store for this movie and comic-centric [...]

May 28, 2012 Reviews
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Review: The Secret Service #2

Marvel Comics’ creator-owned imprint Icon has become a de facto arm of writer Mark Millar as of late. His and artist Dave Gibbons newest offering, The Secret Service, debuted with an interesting plot, witty writing, and built a strong emotional [...]

May 19, 2012 Reviews
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Holy Civil Unrest – Worldwide Batman Inc!

Wow, ok so this news came across the wire and I was literally blown away. My PC actually blew up and now I am forced to use my daughter’s laptop to type this up. Now I’ve let my thoughts be [...]

March 15, 2012 Reviews
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The End is Nigh: Kick-Ass 2 #6 of 7 – Review

People seem to either love or resent Mark Millar’s comics.  I tend to fall into the first group, and judging from the massive lines snaking through comic conventions this year that ended at the Millarworld booth, I am surely not alone.  [...]

January 4, 2012 Reviews
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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
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Indie Insider: Interviewing Marc Jackson

What does U.K. comedian/TV host Jonathan Ross, Cartoonist Fred Hembeck, little old me and soon, BPRD illustrator, Tyler Crook have in common? We all have a copy of Marc Jackson’s HILARIOUS new comic, MAN FROM SPACE! I got a chance to shoot the breeze with the comic’s [...]

December 16, 2011 Reviews
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Real Life Superhero Phoenix Jones Arrested and Released

Phoenix Jones (who has now had his secret identity leaked as Benjamin Fordor by the police) is the most well-known and polarizing figure in the Real Life Superhero movement.  People either seem to love Phoenix, or go out of their [...]

October 10, 2011 Features
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Bullet Reviews #31: Godzilla, Kick-Ass, Red Wing, TMNT and More!

This week’s Bullet Reviews cover Godzilla #7, Journey Into Mystery #628, Kick-Ass 2 #4, New Avengers #16.1, Red Wing #3 and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #2! GODZILLA: KINGDOM OF MONSTERS #7 (IDW) I cannot say how much fun I’m having [...]

October 3, 2011 Reviews
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Tonight, We Say Goodbye To a Friend

My friends, it has been confirmed that one of the most beloved comic store chains, Atomic Comics, has closed it’s doors for the very last time. If you’ve ever had the opportunity to visit an Atomic Comics location, then you [...]

August 22, 2011 Features
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Preview: Kick Ass 2 #3

It may have been plagued by delays, but there is no denying that fans are itching for the next instalment of the Kick Ass series. The wildly-popular series is currently in its second volume, which has been releasing at a [...]

July 27, 2011 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #7! Kick-Ass 2, Punisher, Green Lantern and More!

It’s that time again! Another round of Comic Booked’s exclusive Bullet Reviews! AVENGERS #11 (Marvel) The quest to keep the Infinity Gems away from The Hood continues… The stakes get higher as The Watcher shows up and when that happens [...]

April 3, 2011 Reviews