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Essential Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 1

Required Reading: Essential Amazing Spider-Man Volume 1

Too often, the artistry of older superhero comics is underestimated.  They were, after all, “kids stuff,” good for their time but quaint by today’s more sophisticated standards.  That’s the image the industry presents to the mainstream, echoed by traditional critics [...]

July 3, 2012 Features
hawkman prism

The Digital Age: A Comic Book Singularity

In the beginning, there was Superman. The history of superhero comics is divided into generally accepted “Ages”, and it all began with Superman.  The Golden Age was kicked off by Action Comics #1, the debut of Superman, and superheroes proliferated [...]

April 18, 2012 Features
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Bullet Reviews #48: Adventure Time, Scarlet Spider, Haunt and More!

Each week at Comic Booked we like to offer Bullet Reviews of the previous week’s books in hope of introducing fellow readers to books you might not generally think about trying. This comes in handy, especially if you’re having a [...]

February 14, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
Comic Booked Best of 2011

Best of 2011: Wrap Up

Hello there comic fans, and welcome to 2012! As we begin the new year, it only makes sense to take a quick look back at the past year and remember some of our favorites. To celebrate the best of the [...]

January 2, 2012 Features
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 Features
Comic Booked Best of 2011

Best of 2011: Suprise Hit

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 30, 2011 Features
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Bullet Reviews #36: Spider-Island Wraps! Farscape! Turtles and More!

Another week gone by and that means another round of Bullet Reviews! This time around we have books from last week and a few from two weeks ago managed to sneak in! Amazing Spider-Man #673! Annihilators: Earthfall #2! Farscape #24! [...]

November 7, 2011 ZDONOTUSE
The Human Torch feature image

What Grinds My Gears? Unnecessary Comic Deaths and Manufactured Events!

Something has been nagging at me for some time now: gimmicky comic book marketing ploys.  We all saw the damage this practice did to the industry in the 90’s.  I thought that everyone had learned their lessons, and that the [...]

October 15, 2011 Features
BR25

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 ZDONOTUSE
BR24

Bullet Reviews #24: Spider-Island Begins and Much More!

It’s that time again! Here we go with another round of Bullet Reviews! This week touches on the first of the final issues from the old DCU before the reboot launches later this month, also, more Red Wing and a [...]

August 14, 2011 ZDONOTUSE
BR 22

Bullet Reviews #22: Spider-Island Begins and Dracula Ends!

It’s that time again! Yes, this week’s are a little later than normal. That’s because a huge storm went through my town and, a fallen limb later, I ended up losing my internet for a few days. It’s all fixed [...]

July 31, 2011 ZDONOTUSE

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