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The DCnU Lady In Red Is Coming!

If you have not heard, there was this little thing in the DCU called Flashpoint, and then a lady in red appeared, and now we have the DCnU. That is not all the nitty gritty, but if you are still [...]

October 26, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Wonder Woman #2

I admit that I haven’t read any Wonder Woman comics except for the first issue of this series.  I’m familiar with the premise of the character and her origin story, but outside of her appearances in Justice League comics and [...]

October 23, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Frankenstein, Agent of SHADE #2

This series is exactly the sort of thing that I want from a line-wide relaunch of DC Comics.  It’s weird, it’s crazy, and if you asked me a few months ago, I never would have thought that such a book [...]

October 13, 2011 Reviews
Review: Animal Man #2

Review: Animal Man #2

This second issue of Animal Man cements this comic as one of my favorite new series in the relaunch of DC Comics.  Jeff Lemire caught my attention with his creative work on Superboy, and I think he’s hitting it out [...]

October 7, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Superman #1

This comic is our first glimpse of Superman in the present of the DCnU and five years into his superhero career.  Unlike Action Comics #1, where we see his early days as a costumed crusader, Superman #1 shows the Man [...]

September 30, 2011 Reviews
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The New 52 Bullet Reviews: Week 1

It’s been roughly two weeks since comic book fans had their last glance at the DC Universe as we’ve known it for the better part of the last 30 years. Last week DC Comics launched their company wide universe reboot [...]

September 14, 2011 Reviews
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5 Things I am Looking Forward to in the DC Relaunch (and a Few Things I’m Not)

So if you didn’t know, this week saw  the last day of the DC Comics line as it’s pretty much existed since 1986 (or 1994, or 2005, depending on your opinion) as the DCU relaunch (don’t call it a reboot!) [...]

September 4, 2011 Features, Reviews
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DC’s New… 11?

There’s been a lot of talk about DC’s reboot of their comic line (here on Comic Booked as much as anywhere else) – but the next most talked about issue has been whether or not it will be any good. [...]

September 2, 2011 Features, Reviews
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Review: Justice League #1

DC’s new 52 is off to a great start.  Justice League #1 was a well written-and-illustrated introduction to a fresh DC Universe that isn’t used to the superheroes that have become so familiar to us.  While this issue does have [...]

September 1, 2011 Reviews
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Teen Titans Together

This week, DC Comics released Teen Titans #100; the very last issue of Teen Titans before the reboot. Starting in September, these characters have never met before. I know that the reboot is happening for a lot of reasons, but [...]

August 25, 2011 Features
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DC Reveals The New Man Of Tomorrow

Earlier today DC Comics posted this bit of news about Superman’s role in their upcoming reboot this September over on the DC Comics Source Blog! There are certainly some interesting snippits of information here about the ‘all new’ Man of [...]

July 19, 2011 Reviews
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New Justice League Adds More Team Members

With the DC Comics ‘Reboot’ only just over a month away, people are starting to embrace the idea and bit more and look forward to the event that will present fans with fifty-two new titles this September. Leading the pack [...]

June 26, 2011 Reviews
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Swampfox Media – Starting a Comic Revolution

Introductions: It’s not often I get a chance to interview an upstart indie comic company. Their progress is usually organic and is rarely covered. By the time the companies realize they are onto something, they become successful and get too [...]

June 22, 2011 Reviews
Uncanny X-Men Ends In October

Uncanny X-Men Ends In October

Marvel announced this morning that Uncanny X-Men will end following issue #544 in October. According to the press release, this is meant as a form of fallout from Schism, though of course they have yet to release any substantial details. [...]

June 9, 2011 Reviews
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DC Announces Complete Line Reboot

Today DC officially announced that the conclusion of Flashpoint they will officially reboot the entire DC superhero comics line. All DCU titles, including Action, and Detective Comics will be restarted with new number 1 issues. Over 50 of DC’s classic characters have [...]

May 31, 2011 Reviews