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Uncanny Avengers #3

Review: Uncanny Avengers #3

Marvel, you’ve done it again. Uncanny Avengers may be the best #3 comic I have ever read. I wish I could just stop the review right there and just leave you with that. But I can’t. Reviews come in all [...]

January 24, 2013 Reviews
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First Look: Uncanny Avengers #3

The Red Skull has Professor Xavier’s brain!  No, this isn’t some cheesy sci-fi flick from the sixties, this is Uncanny Avengers! Captain America’s arch-nemesis is back with a vengeance and this time looks to be focusing on killing mutants! After [...]

December 29, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Captain America #2

As Rick Remender is undoubtedly finding out, Ed Brubaker casts one hell of a shadow. As much as Remender is trying to make a new path with his Captain America run it is inevitable that it will be compared to [...]

December 21, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Uncanny Avengers #2

Uncanny Avengers is more than fun. It's an Adventure. [...]

November 30, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Secret Avengers #34

I read a lot of comics every week. My weekly take-home is usually 20+ books – that’s a lot of reading! To that end, I’m a little conflicted on how to comment on Secret Avengers #34, and I’ll tell you why. [...]

November 29, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Captain America #1

Though free of Marvel’s requisite Post-Crossover Sadness Time, the latest Captain America #1 never makes for anything more than mild curiosity. A comic that delights in its own anachronism, but it’s only an ironic pose. Overeager to show off its [...]

November 25, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #80

Hey, everyone! How do you like our new look? I’ve been calling it Comic Booked NOW! But, unlike some other people, a new look doesn’t mean a relaunch for Bullet Reviews! This week we look at: Avengers #31, AvX: Consequences [...]

October 24, 2012 Reviews
Cover to Uncanny Avengers #1

Review: Uncanny Avengers #1

A brain surgery is one way to start a reboot.  At least, that’s how Rick Remender and John Cassaday open ​Uncanny Avengers​, the image of Scott Summers as Phoenix shown in the eye of a patient–who turns out to be [...]

October 12, 2012 Reviews
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Comics Portal: Time for Marvel NOW!

With the arrival of Uncanny Avengers #1 this week, a new era of comics has begun – Marvel NOW! Here’s how Marvel NOW! is described: “A new beginning for the Marvel Universe! Featuring the most popular characters, the most acclaimed [...]

October 9, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Marvel NOW! – Uncanny Avengers #2

Love it or hate it, the Marvel NOW! is coming soon and it’s flagship title, Uncanny Avengers is already showing off a gorgeous cover for the second issue. After being largely absent from the Marvel Universe, Scarlet Witch is returning in [...]

August 27, 2012 Reviews
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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
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Marvel Releases Covers for Marvel NOW!

Marvel NOW! – THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #2 Cover Unveiled!   Someone is murdering the gods of the Marvel Universe and with his own life at stake, Thor must step in to put an end to the mysterious God Butcher! From the [...]

August 14, 2012 Reviews
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The Future of Captain America is Marvel NOW!

Marvel NOW!, Marvel’s soft-reboot of their entire universe, has created more than a few strange and bold choices. Matt Fraction on Fantastic Four. Brian Posehn and Gerry Duggan taking Deadpool. The choices Marvel is making have the opportunity to be [...]

August 10, 2012 Reviews
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First look at Cover of Uncanny Avengers

By now you’ve most likely heard about Marvel‘s reboot that they swear isn’t really a reboot. I keep hearing Arnold Schwarzenegger‘s voice in my head: “IT’S NOT A REBOOT!” a la Kindergarten Cop. Well, we could argue the semantics of [...]

July 7, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Uncanny X-Force #25

(Written by Rick Remender, Art by Mike McKone and Jerome Opeña, Published by Marvel) Because the Big Two love to flood the market with relaunches, spinoffs, and reboots, it’s now actually considered a landmark when a series reaches 25 issues.  [...]

May 14, 2012 Reviews