Friday 19th December 2014,
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BE IN A COMIC BOOK! The Dark Inside

If you can’t destroy the monster, become it.    Today Comic Booked has the opportunity to bring you an awesome project by comic book writer/screenwriter Kevin Huckabee and illustrator Aaron Strinko! We are excited to share the genesis of a new [...]

December 15, 2014 Features
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Top 10 Comics of 2014: 80s Movie Edition

Ranker – Lists About Everything [...]

December 15, 2014 Features
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Vandroid: You Want To Read This!

When I think back to the 1980s and all the great movies of that time, many of them contained robots, cool cars or vans, guns, and babes. We called them babes back in the 80’s, before Political Correctness made us [...]

December 4, 2014 News
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Celebrities Wear Jack Of All Trades T-Shirts

More and more celebrities are being spotted in awesome superhero t-shirts: Bill Kelliher from the band Mastodon shows off his Rush t-shirt while performing. Comedian Hal Sparks is wearing a specialized “Punisher” design to the Avengers premiere. Corey Taylor from [...]

December 4, 2014 News
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Because, Commercials

So, I happened to catch this during the game on Thursday. It isn’t anything new…but it sure is creepy. Old Spice has upped their game and has made some bold branding moves. I personally think it’s hilarious, but I’ve heard [...]

November 28, 2014 Features
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New Batman: Arkham Knight Gameplay Footage Unleashed

Batman fan? Video game fan in general? Check out the new footage of Batman: Arkam Knight from Rocksteady. Initial game play footage is spectacular, this game can’t get here soon enough! “ACE Chemicals Part 1: Infiltration the first of three new [...]

November 24, 2014 Games and Gaming
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The Never-Ending Influence Of Comics

Have you ever imagined what today’s culture would be like if comic books had never existed? It’s fair to say that they’ve had a pretty extensive influence on action movies, games, events and merchandise since the early 20th century. Being [...]

November 14, 2014 Features
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Independent Comic Spotlight: Fall Special

I’m back with a brand new installment of Independent Comic Spotlight!  I’ve been having a lot of really cool projects sent my way recently, but here are a few of the MUST READS from that pile.  Thanks for checking us [...]

November 9, 2014 Features
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Future Video Game Releases 2014-2015

I know we have a lot of gamers who come here to see what is happening with the next big video game. Comic Booked brings you a (mostly) complete list of all of the new and upcoming video game releases [...]

November 6, 2014 Games and Gaming
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Shocktoberfest Finale: A Retrospect

Now that Shocktoberfest has come to an end, I wanted to write one more piece as look back on the month-long journey I took as I profiled 30 famous monsters from the popular consciousness. I can safely say that I [...]

October 31, 2014 Features
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Gaming Styles Are Really Changing

I remember when I first played a video game. I was about 4 years old and we got a Sears Entertainment System, the console that was effectively the same as the Atari 2600. We had Gunslinger, Air/Sea Battle, and Space [...]

October 24, 2014 Features
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DC formally announces cinematic universe

Well, it’s a good day to be a DC Comics fan.  It’s also a good day to be a DC movies fan, too (even though for some reason that is something that is a bit hard to be, for some [...]

October 15, 2014 Movies and TV
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75 Years of Batman: Best Joker Stories of All Time

“And Here… We… Go!”   I’ll admit it.  Even though we haven’t seen him in what seems like FOREVER, I’m still sort of reeling from the devastation caused by the Joker in Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s “Death of the Family” [...]

August 31, 2014 Features
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Five Things We Need to See More of in Kids’ Movies

After my review of How to Train Your Dragon 2, I got to thinking about the kinds of movies I used to watch when I was young, and although I remember being subjected to a myriad of tripe during that [...]

July 4, 2014 Movies and TV
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Cosplay Video Spotlight: Nicole Marie Jean

As our readers may or may not know, Comic Booked loves the art of cosplay. We have multiple cosplay music videos on our YouTube channel and tons of articles all about creating and promoting different costumes/cosplayers! One of our personal [...]

June 21, 2014 Features