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Out of Time

Wednesday What If…? Relaunch Edition

Check out this all new amazingly super flash #1 issue of Wednesday What If...? You will be sorry you did... or didn't, whichever. [...]

March 12, 2014 Features
Dan Slott, Ryan Stegman, Marvel NOW!, Superior Spider-Man

The Future of SPIDER-MAN Is Marvel NOW!

First he was Amazing, then Spectacular, then Sensational. Eventually he became Avenging. But now Spider-Man has a new adjective to add to his ever-growing list of descriptors. Marvel NOW! Is shaking up their flagship characters and the wall-crawler is not [...]

October 11, 2012 News
Young Avengers Marvel NOW!

The Future of YOUNG AVENGERS Is Marvel NOW!

I’ve missed the Young Avengers. Granted, they seem to pop up all over the Marvel Universe in the most unlikely of places but it’s been quite some time since they’ve had their own series. But at least I can say [...]

October 10, 2012 Reviews
Remember that time Wolverine got his adamantium ripped out and went all bestial?

The Future of SAVAGE WOLVERINE Is Marvel NOW!

Last week, Marvel released a few teasers from the upcoming Marvel NOW! relaunch of the Marvel Universe, one of which involved comics’ legend Frank Cho doing something “Savage”. At that time, our own Nick Furious posited that it had something [...]

October 8, 2012 Reviews
Marvel NOW logo

Marvel NOW! Fantastic Four #1 Preview

Marvel has released a preview of the first issue of the coming relaunch of the Fantastic Four series. Fantastic Four #1 will be released in November as part of the company’s Marvel NOW! relaunch.     FANTASTIC FOUR #1 Written [...]

September 27, 2012 Reviews
Marvel Knights

Where’s the Revolution?

​Author’s Note:  The following is my opinion, and not those of Comic Booked or fellow staff writers.  I also reserve the right to be (pleasantly) wrong. Marvel’s NOW! announcements have been coming at a steady trickle for a few weeks [...]

August 19, 2012 Features, Reviews
Ninjak tease

Enter Ninjak!

August may see the Summer of Valiant come to a close, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t anything to look forward from the resurgent publisher this fall. This September will see the return of another fan favorite character, Ninjak, according to [...]

June 12, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Prophet #25

Prophet is one of my favorite comics currently being published, and my favorite of the series that debuted under the Extreme Studios relaunch.  The relaunch of Extreme Studios took Rob Liefield creations that had lain dormant for years, and it [...]

May 26, 2012 Reviews
XO #1 Final trade dress Voice Variant

X-O Manowar Pre-Orders top 42,000!

The news is coming out that pre-orders for relaunched Valiant Comics‘ first title, X-O Manowar has  topped 42,000 copies!  42,000 copies would certainly put the book in the top 50 comics for May, and could possibly be the best selling [...]

April 27, 2012 Reviews
DC_Collectible_iFlashpoint_BoxSet

Goodbye DC DIRECT, Hello DC COLLECTIBLES

DC Entertainment announced today that it is relaunching its DC DIRECT line as DC Collectibles. This is more than just a name change as the new objective of DC Collectibles is to expand its online store to offer the entire product line. This [...]

April 11, 2012 Reviews
Supreme

Review: Supreme #63

Supreme was a thinly veiled Superman pastiche created by Rob Liefield as a part of his Extreme Studios line of comics.  The character was completely reinvented by Alan Moore when he took over the writing duties on the title.  Moore [...]

April 3, 2012 Reviews
captain atom 7

Review: Captain Atom #7

The relaunched Captain Atom series is one of my favorite titles in the New 52, and JT Krul and Freddie Williams II haven’t failed to impress me with the first issue of their second story arc.  In this issue, we [...]

March 21, 2012 Reviews
Captain Atom #5

Why I Hope Captain Atom Isn’t Cancelled or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Captain Atom

One thing that I’ve really liked about the New 52 is the willingness of DC Comics to give solo series to the more quirky characters in their IP library.  Characters that haven’t starred in their own series for quite some [...]

February 29, 2012 Features
prophet22

Review: Prophet #22

I was extremely impressed with the first issue of the relaunched Prophet series from Image Comics, and this second issue has convinced me that this is a comic too awesome to miss.  Prophet is a character that was created by [...]

February 22, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Glory #23

I know nothing about Glory. I’m aware that she began as a pastiche of Wonder Woman when Rob Liefield created her as a part of the Extreme Studios comic book line, but beyond that, I’m completely oblivious to any of [...]

February 18, 2012 Reviews