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Moranic Reviews- Advanced Look at Toxic Storm #2

A couple of months ago I was treated to an early advanced look at the first issue of Adam Cheal’s new supernatural, superpowered thriller, “Toxic Storm.”    I was amazed by his original take on superpowers mixed with supernatural elements.     Now [...]

September 11, 2013 Reviews
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Moranic Reviews: Black Alpha #1

Exclusive First Look!!!   Tom Rasch is a veteran in the comic industry.   He’s worked as an artist with many publishers over the years, including Marvel.   He took a break from the business and decided to give his talents to [...]

August 25, 2013 Reviews
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Moranic Reviews- And Then Emily Was Gone.

It’s been a while since I did a new Moranic Review.   I usually scour through the wasteland of countless comics in order to find something bold and different to review.   That’s the whole point of this column.  Its not for [...]

August 4, 2013 Reviews
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Kickstarter Spotlight – Sara Rising

I met the creators of Sara Rising at the New York Comic Con last year.   At that point they didn’t have a finished book yet, but were busy promoting the upcoming book with a preview book.   These were two very [...]

July 30, 2013 Reviews
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A Comic Creator’s Guide to Surviving SDCC 2013.

It’s an exciting time to be a comic fan right now.  The San Diego Comic-Con is in full gear with a ton of comic news, sexy cosplay girls, big time Hollywood stars and all around great pandemonium.   Millions go there for [...]

July 19, 2013 Features
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Moranic Reviews- Toxic Storm #1 Advance Review

It was my honor to get a preview copy of the first issue of writer Adam Cheal’s new debut for his creator owned comic, The Toxic Storm. If you’re into dark, gory, revenge stories with a fantastic fantasy twist, then [...]

May 29, 2013 Reviews
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Kickstarter Spotlight – Game On: The Respawn Anthology

‘Game On: The Respawn’ is a comic book anthology featuring 14 unique comic stories that revolve around the theme of “rebirth.”  The 14 artists represented in the book vary widely in their styles, from traditional to digital, American, Manga, and [...]

April 10, 2013 Reviews
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Comic Confidential: Comic Legend, Carmine Infantino is Gone.

In every entry of Comic Confidential, I share my experience in creating and marketing comics.  Sometimes I interview fellow indie creators in the business and they share their stories with me.   In this installment, I wanted to take time away and [...]

April 5, 2013 Features, Reviews
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Spoilerific G.I. JOE – Retaliation Movie Review

I’m a child of the 80’s.   Every day I stood in front of my television, slack jawed while I watched each new episode of G.I.-Joe – A Real American Hero.  Just thinking about it now I can hum the iconic [...]

March 28, 2013 Reviews
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Early Review: Technomancer #1

Comic Booked has been a long supporter of independent and small publisher titles, as we find that there are far too many hidden gems in there. It’s rare that we get the opportunity to showcase some of those titles, and [...]

March 28, 2013 Reviews
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Comics Confidential – The Book Signings Never End…

[quote]It’s a long hard road for most indie creators.   Success never happens overnight.   I created this series of articles to show a side most fans don’t see.    There’s a lot of ups and many downs in the industry.   It’s a [...]

March 14, 2013 Reviews
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Comics Confidential- Artist Talent Search

When you’re a writer for a comic you depend on a great artist to realize your words on the page. I’ve been lucky to work with some great artists over the years that have elevated everything I’ve done. I get [...]

February 17, 2013 Reviews
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Comics Confidential: The Long Road to Flee

In past installments of this column I usually write about all my struggles as a indie comic creator in terms of marketing, selling and pitching a book.   What I haven’t discussed much about is the evolution of a comic idea.   [...]

January 27, 2013 Features, Reviews
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Moranic Reviews – First Law of Mad Science

GRADE : A- Over the past year or so while attending various comic cons on the eastern coast, I have repeatedly run into writers Mike Isenberg and Oliver Mertz with booths at the Cons. They’re always dressed in crazy mad scientist outfits [...]

January 18, 2013 Features, Reviews
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Moranic Reviews – Top 5 List of 2012

I’ve reviewed a lot of unique comics in this article last year. Before I start up a new set of reviews for the new year, I wanted to give you guys a look back at some of my favorites from last [...]

January 4, 2013 Features, Reviews