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Pick of the Week (Week Fourteen)

I first started to collect comic books when there were no re-launches, no digital copies, and comic book companies didn’t start a new series over with a new number one unless they were a previously failed series. A few examples [...]

April 1, 2012 Reviews
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Spending a Premium

My life seems to revolve around comic books. I bought shelves because they were the perfect size for the half boxes I store my comic books in. Every Wednesday I am either at my LCS or wishing I was. I [...]

March 30, 2012 Features
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Pick of the Week (Week Thirteen)

If $25 is my average to spend a week on new comic books, then this week I went slightly above my average. Every time I buy my books I also buy a bag and board to place them in. On [...]

March 25, 2012 Reviews
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Pick of the Week (Week Nine)

How is it, my pick of the week is between Marvel’s New Mutants #38 and DC’s Aquaman #6?  As I recently mentioned I like to read my favorite book last, if not my favorite title. The latest New Mutants was [...]

February 26, 2012 Reviews
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Reading the Best, Last

Every possible Wednesday I am at the comic book shop. This ritual is preceded by coffee with my dad. My father might not understand my collecting attributes, especially since he doesn’t collect anything, and yet he is right there at the front [...]

February 24, 2012 Features
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What is it Worth to Me?

I have been spending more money than I have ever done before on comic books, and I don’t mean because of the inflated cover prices. At a time when I was hesitant on spending $3 for a back issue; new [...]

February 17, 2012 Features
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The Cost of…A Grade

Note. This was previously written. I figured I would have to post this to explain my desire to own a Daredevil #168 in a 9.8. Read forward my friends. The cost of… A grade One of the books I desire [...]

February 3, 2012 Features
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Texas’ Dallas Comic Con Sci-Fi Expo Has Star Power!

       If you live anywhere near or in Texas and you love Science Fiction then you do not want to miss the Sci-Fi expo because it’s chock full of star power.         Fans of Dollhouse, Firefly, Angel, Stargate and Battlestar Galactica [...]

January 27, 2012 Reviews
Comic Booked Best of 2011

Best of 2011: Biggest Disappointment

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 30, 2011 Reviews
Art by Nick Bradshaw

First Look At Marvel’s X-Club

The X-Men’s braintrust will have the spotlight to themselves this December. Brought to you by writer Simon Spurrier, who has written extensively for British comics and has numerous novels under his belt, and artist Paul Davidson (New Mutants, Age of [...]

November 3, 2011 Reviews
By Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning. Art by David Lopez

Blink Returns In The Pages Of New Mutants

Ever since the Age Of Apocalypse storyline back in 1996, Blink has been one of the most recognizable fan-favorite mutant running around the Marvel Universe, so much so that demands from fans prompted Marvel to give the purple-skinned bad-ass her [...]

October 25, 2011 Reviews
ReGenesis

NYCC: X-Men Regenesis Panel

The last day of NYCC went out with a bang! The last panel of the day was the X-Men Regenesis Panel and it was awesome. Through the course of the one hour panel, http://marvel.com/ covered the coming events in Uncanny X-Men, [...]

October 17, 2011 Reviews
Written by Skottie Young, Art by Clay Mann

First Look At Magneto: Not A Hero #1!

A couple of weeks back, Marvel announced a mini-series penned by Wonderful Wizard of Oz artist and Eisner-award winner Skottie Young, based on the X-Men’s oldest enemy, and current teammate, Magneto. In Magneto: Not A Hero, Young will be showing [...]

October 12, 2011 Reviews
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Monday isn’t so Bad

Every Monday I know I only have a couple days to wait until new comic books come out. This seems unusual for someone who doesn’t collect, but also no different than someone who can’t wait until Friday to start the weekend with [...]

August 18, 2011 Features
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A World Without Comic Books?

Once in a while I feel the need to rearrange my living quarters. I rent, so I do not wish to call it my place; I just reside here. It is a small place but cheap, and I find that [...]

August 16, 2011 Features