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Avengers World #3

Review: Avengers World #3

[alert color=”COLOR”]Spoilers are in here, but shame on you for not reading your comics already[/alert]   I talk a lot about decompression when I write these things as of recent, and that’s because it has some merit as a talking [...]

February 20, 2014 Reviews
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: Secret Avengers #12

Secret Avengers, for the most part, has been all build-up and no payoff. We get these hints at what A.I.M. is doing, we get unclear definitions of the roles of the Secret Avengers themselves, and it was still uncertain as [...]

December 6, 2013 Reviews
Superior Foes of Spider-Man #4

Review: Superior Foes of Spider-Man #4

I recently picked up the second and third issues of this series to give it a shot, mostly because it was there on the shelves and the first issue actually did impress me. If you read our last Bullet Reviews, [...]

October 4, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Bedlam #8

The cover for Bedlam #8 boasts the tagline “Is evil just something you are or something you do?” This in itself is an interesting question and makes an interesting point about the philosophical and physical natures of evil, but that [...]

August 2, 2013 Reviews
Superior Foes Of Spider-Man

Review: Superior Foes Of Spider-Man #1

Superior Spider-Month begins! Superior Foes Of Spider-Man #1 is brought to us by the creative team of Nick Spencer (Morning Glories) and Steve Lieber (Whiteout) and in it comes the story of the villains of Spider-Man: Boomerang, Speed Demon, Shocker, [...]

July 5, 2013 Reviews
Superior Foes of Superior Spider-Man #1

First Look: The Foes of Superior Spider-Man #1

Marvel has to be running out of ideas.  The Foes of Superior Spider-Man #1?  Give me a break!   Bravo on picking five of the most unlikeable villains in Spidey’s arsenal of super kick-ass villain gallery.  Next to the Dark [...]

April 4, 2013 Reviews
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Bedlam #6

Bedlam is one of those series that just grips you right away.  This series first started off with over the top and brutal violence.  We weren’t sure what we were getting into reading this series, but since then Nick Spencer [...]

April 3, 2013 Reviews
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Marvel NOW!: Secret Avengers

Marvel has become a whole new animal lately with the big news and spoilers on Amazing Spider-Man #700 and other titles switching over to a new campaign at the same time called Marvel NOW! Marvel has had a lot of [...]

December 14, 2012 Reviews
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Marvel Now! is…NOW!

Tease after tease after tease.  Why do we let Marvel do this to us?   Do we enjoy this sick twisted game Marvel is constantly playing with us?   Like it or not Marvel is going to be changing very [...]

September 19, 2012 Reviews
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It Starts NOW! – MARVEL NOW! POINT ONE!

It’s that time again. You knew it was coming! It’s that moment where Marvel tries to squeeze a few extra dollars out of you in anticipation of their new event and/or series. This time, of course it’s Marvel NOW! which [...]

September 18, 2012 Reviews
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Emerald City Comicon 2012 Preview

For one weekend each year, Seattle becomes the epicenter of the comic world. That time is upon us, as the premier Pacific NW comic and pop culture event, the Emerald City Comicon, takes place this weekend (March 30th – April [...]

March 28, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Reviews: Saga, Thief of Thieves, Orchid, & Powers

This last week was truly an epic one for new comics being released. It was also WonderCon weekend, which kept me pretty busy covering all of the news and announcements for you here on ComicBooked.com. In order to catch up [...]

March 20, 2012 Reviews
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So Many Exciting New Comic Titles Announced at Image Expo!

The Image Expo has kicked off in Oakland, and there is certainly no shortage of big and exciting comic announcements. As many creators have been hinting at for months, 2012 is indeed shaping up to be the year of creator-owned [...]

February 25, 2012 Reviews
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Thief of Thieves – A Review of Kirkman and Spencer’s New Comic Series

This week saw the debut of a promising new series titled Thief of Thieves from Image Comics and Robert Kirkman’s Skybound imprint. Thief of Thieves is unique, because not only is the story from Robert Kirkman (who writes an obscure [...]

February 10, 2012 Reviews