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Top Ten Tuesday: Least Patriotic Comic Characters

To be fair, we Americans are a judgmental bunch when it comes to people who disagree with our viewpoints, values, and love for all things ‘Merica.  But, also to be fair, these people just kind of suck.  In accordance with [...]

July 8, 2014 Features
Rocket Raccoon #1

Review: Rocket Raccoon #1

    Rocket Raccoon #1 is the debut issue of the character’s first solo ongoing series. Part 1 of “A Chasing Tale” begins three years ago with a typical day in the life of our hero: stealthily boarding a space [...]

July 4, 2014 Reviews
Moon Knight #5

Review: Moon Knight #5

The premise of Moon Knight #5 is set up in the first two pages, in dialogue between Moon Knight and a nameless thug. A traveler-by-night has been kidnapped by the thug’s gang and is being held inside a rundown building of [...]

July 3, 2014 Reviews
Original Sin

Original Sin Event Coverage: July 2, 2014

Welcome back to Comic Booked’s Original Sin Event coverage. Every week I read and review every comic book that Marvel Comics releases related to the Original Sin Summer Event. We are past the halfway point, with this week seeing the [...]

July 2, 2014 Features
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Top Ten Tuesday: Most Patriotic Comic Characters

Happy (almost) Fourth of July to all of our American friends and readers!  In order to properly celebrate such a fantastic Independence Day, we here at Comic Booked thought it would be nice to revel in our patriotism and label [...]

July 1, 2014 Features
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Marvel Comic Review: Daredevil #4 – spoiled

Daredevil #4 Waid, Samnee, Rodriguez SPOILER ALERT! I will most certainly be SPOILING! While last issue the team of up of Shroud and Daredevil did appear to be heading south in a big way, the beginning of Daredevil #4 lets [...]

July 1, 2014 Reviews
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Review: The Amazing Spider-Man #3

Amazing Spider-Man #3 begins the story with Cindy aka “SILK“, a newly introduced character who was apparently bitten by the same spider. Cindy is still mysterious and interesting thanks to a previously thought dead character. From there we move into [...]

June 30, 2014 Reviews
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Top Ten Tuesday: Best Spider-Man Writers

Yes, I know…  I’m a huge DC nerd.  A fanatic, if you will.  But there is one character in the Marvel Universe that is and always will be one of my favorites: The Amazing Spider-Man.  He’s pretty much the only [...]

June 24, 2014 Features
Original Sin Event

Original Sin Event Coverage: June 18, 2014

WARNING: This article will probably contain some spoilers about the events going on in Marvel’s Original Sin Event… because this is a full review of the events going on in Marvel’s Original Sin Event. I mean, really people, why else [...]

June 18, 2014 Features
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Top Ten Tuesday: Actors Who Should Play Apocalypse

So (obviously) spoilers for those of you who’ve been hidden under a rock for the last few months, but X-Men: Apocalypse is obviously going to feature the Big Bad himself.  And for those of you who haven’t yet seen X-Men: [...]

June 17, 2014 Features
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Marvel Comic Review: Avengers Undercover #5 – spoiled

Avengers Undercover #5 Hopeless, Walker, Gorder, Beaulieu SPOILER ALERT! I will most certainly be SPOILING! With such an enormous offer at the end of last issue, it kind of makes sense that this issue would be a kind of grace [...]

June 15, 2014 Reviews
Kingpin

Casting News: Vincent D’Onofrio Joins Daredevil

The Netflix original series based on Marvel Comics’ very own Man without Fear has just cast its Kingpin of Crime.  Veteran character actor Vincent D’Onofrio has some awfully big shoes to fill.  But with such screen credits as The Cell, [...]

June 13, 2014 Movies and TV
Ant-Man

Ant-Man Gains Director and Co-Writer

Ant-Man gets a new director and adds a writer on the heels of the news that director Edgar Wright left the project he has led since 2012. [...]

June 10, 2014 Movies and TV
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Marvel Comic Review: Moon Knight #4 – spoiled

Moon Knight #4 Ellis, Shalvey, Bellaire SPOILER ALERT! I will most certainly be SPOILING! When we departed from the weird soldier motif last issue with the ghost gang, I loved the way that it organically fit into this new Moon [...]

June 10, 2014 Reviews
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Top Ten Tuesday: Best Comic Book Dads

To go with last week’s “worst comic book dads” list, we’ve got a Top Ten Tuesday to spotlight the ones who we all love and cherish each every single time we read a comic book.  Because after all, it takes [...]

June 10, 2014 Features