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Comic Booked Best of 2011

Best of 2011: Best Crossover Event

As 2011 comes to a close, it’s safe to say that it has been a banner year for the comics industry and fans alike. Here at Comic Booked, we have always taken our comics pretty seriously, and after a stellar [...]

December 31, 2011 Reviews
Comic Booked Best of 2011

Best of 2011: Most Shocking Moment

As 2011 comes to a close, it’s safe to say that it has been a banner year for the comics industry and fans alike. Here at Comic Booked, we have always taken our comics pretty seriously, and after a stellar [...]

December 31, 2011 Reviews
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Matt Fraction To Helm Marvel’s 2012 Event -The Avengers Vs The X-Men

With 2012 right around the corner it must be time for another Marvel Comics event. The event? The Avengers Vs The X-Men. Matt Fraction is set to helm this huge and unique task.  Marvel has announced that the same day [...]

December 6, 2011 Reviews
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Uncanny X-Men #1 Vol. 2

So here we are yet again. Another X-Men relaunch, another revamp of the book’s core concept of mutants at large with superpowers that has become increasingly ropy down through the years since Stan Lee and Jack Kirby originally dreamt up [...]

November 7, 2011 Reviews
What dangers do the Uncanny X-Men face in the coming months?

Things To Come – Uncanny X-Men

Last week, Marvel gave readers a sneak peek into the future of the new smash title, Wolverine & The X-Men. Today, fans were treated to a similar peek at the other side, the X-Men under Cyclops’ watch, Uncanny X-Men. Just [...]

November 2, 2011 Reviews
Check out what Jason Aaron has in store for Wolverine & The X-Men

Things To Come – Wolverine And The X-Men

Today is a landmark day, ushering in the first issue of the newest X-title, Wolverine & The X-Men. If you haven’t heard, Cyclops and Wolverine have had a falling out due to events in Schism, prompting Wolverine to gather a [...]

October 27, 2011 Reviews
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Brian Wood Returns To The X-Men In Regenesis

A recent press release announced that Brian Wood, writer of Vertigo’s DMZ, will return to Marvel Comics in January. Details of Wood’s return are scarce, however, as the news was announced less than a week before New York Comic Con. [...]

October 10, 2011 Reviews
After Schism, Wolverine gets his own team of X-Men

Wolverine & The X-Men #1 & #2 Covers Revealed!

Everyone is well aware that the current X-Men story, Schism, ends with the mutants of the Marvel Universes choosing sides, which will lead to a new X-Book, Wolverine & The X-Men. Marvel hasn’t released too many details about the new [...]

September 27, 2011 Reviews
How will Cable's return affect the X-Men and the Avengers?

Cable Returns To The Marvel Universe In Avengers: X-Sanction

Given Marvel’s tease yesterday promoting their live-blog scheduled for earlier today, fans were left salivating for some major news, the kind of news that would rock the Marvel Universe to the core. Playing it as cryptically as possible, Marvel revealed [...]

September 14, 2011 Reviews
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Regenesis: X-Men Line-Up Revealed

Marvel has been slowly revealing their line-ups of the post-Schism X-Men teams over the last two weeks. Today marks the end of their reveal for both sides. Most of the more shocking revelations have already been made, like the Age [...]

September 9, 2011 Reviews
It's Cyclops vs Wolverine in the X-Men event of the year

Preview- X-Men: Schism #5, The Beginning Of Regenesis

Okay, so we all know about Schism, the event that drove a wedge between Cyclops and Wolverine. And Marvel has given us enough about Regenesis already that I wonder how that word alone hasn’t lost all meaning altogether. However, no [...]

September 9, 2011 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #25: Journey Into Mystery! Daredevil! Avengers!

Hey, check it out! We’re at twenty-five Bullet Reviews and still going strong! I wonder if we should reboot these from #1 so new Comic Bookers won’t feel like they need to go back and read the first twenty-four to [...]

August 21, 2011 Reviews
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What Happens After Fear Itself? Marvel Teases Shattered Heroes

More teasing coming out of the Marvel camp today as they released the first images concerning the upcoming Shattered Heroes storyline. Once the events of Fear Itself have torn their way through the Marvel Universe, sparing no character as it [...]

August 17, 2011 Reviews
The X-Men's deadliest enemy makes his play for power in ReGenesis

Is Sebastian Shaw Building his Own Team of X-Men?

One of the X-Men’s oldest and deadliest foes is on the loose again, and he’s looking for a team of his own to take on the X-Men. Sebastian Shaw had been a prisoner of the X-Men, under the guardianship of [...]

August 16, 2011 Reviews
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Prelude to Schism 1 & 2

Something is coming. Prelude to Schism 1+2 features many of the ‘senior’ X-men discussing this fact. While the specific threat the X-men were referring to isn’t revealed one thing was clear; they are scared. While the others are discussing this [...]

June 27, 2011 Reviews