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Return of the Master – Interview with John Ostrander

John Ostrander’s return to Dark Horse’s Star Wars comic franchise with Agent of the Empire – Iron Eclipse #1 is a cause for celebration. Ostrander has proven to be a master of the material, his knowledge of cannon coupled with [...]

December 17, 2011 Reviews
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Throwback Thursday #16 – Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader

Amid a sea of, for lack of a better term, crap that launched with Nintendo’s GameCube was what is widely-regaled as one of the best Star Wars games ever made: Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader, a flight-based combat/adventure title. [...]

December 15, 2011 Reviews
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Free Comic Book Day Gold Titles Announced!

From Freecomicbookday.com: The Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) Committee has announced its Gold Sponsor comic book selections for the industry’s top annual event, Free Comic Book Day, scheduled for Saturday, May 5, 2012. Next year marks the eleventh anniversary of Free Comic [...]

December 11, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse – The Winter Drought

If this were a local news channel, then today I’d be doing a bunch of stories about local firemen rescuing pets from trees or school children winning the science fair with a baking soda volcano. Alas, this is the Internet, [...]

December 9, 2011 Reviews
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Mass Effect vs Star Wars – Choose Your Mythology

As an 80’s child, the phrase ‘Star Wars is the mythology of our time’ has become something of a truism for me. It is now essential to mention Joseph Campbell when discussing the symbolism of Star Wars. It is certainly [...]

November 22, 2011 Features
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My Awkward Adventure at Comikaze Expo, Day One

Comikaze Expo’s first year kicked off this past weekend, an event that I’ve been looking forward to since summertime! Los Angeles hasn’t had a decent comic book convention in several years. Yes, there have been conventions in Anaheim and Long [...]

November 8, 2011 Reviews
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Comikaze Expo Announces Mark Hamill To Appear

Comikaze Expo has announced that Luke Skywalker and the voice behind the Joker, Mark Hamill will be appearing at the Comikaze Expo  during the Sushi Girl Panel November 5th-November 6th at the LA Conventer Center. In 1977, Mark Hamill starred [...]

November 3, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Mass Effect – Invasion #1

I love comic book tie-ins! Well, maybe I should amend that. For example, I don’t buy a lot of Star Wars comics, but I’ve been enjoying the Star Wars: The Old Republic story arcs because they’ve been giving some great [...]

October 24, 2011 Reviews
Mark Hamill is the new Creative Consultant for New-Gen

NYCC: Mark Hamill Named Creative Consultant For New-Gen

Announced this weekend at New York Comic Con, Mark Hamill, the legendary face of Luke Skywalker and the voice of the Joker in Batman: The Animated Series, is joining the team of A.P.N.G. Enterprises as their new Creative Consultant for [...]

October 16, 2011 Reviews
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Dark Horse Announces “Boba Fett is dead!” at NYCC

Hello Star Wars fans! New York Comic Con is in full swing and this morning Dark Horse officially announced big things for their Star Wars books. Starting in 2012 Dark Horse will be releasing five new books, including the sequel [...]

October 15, 2011 Reviews
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Big News From Dark Horse From NYCC

I’ve got news from our friends at Dark Horse Comics straight from NYCC…The big word for Dark Horse today is Digital. Dark Horse Digital that is. Dark Horse says they are hoping to make their entire back catalog available digitally [...]

October 15, 2011 Reviews
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NYCC Interview: Orchid Artist Scott Hepburn

Orchid is an awesome new title from Dark Horse Comics, written by Tom Morello (of The Night Watchman/Rage Against the Machine fame), with wonderful art by Scott Hepburn.  We already reviewed the first issue of Orchid here on Comic Booked, but now we have [...]

October 14, 2011 Reviews
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Review – Star Wars: The Old Republic: The Lost Suns #5

“A longer time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…” That’s right, this week brings us another tale that predates the original Star Wars trilogy by at least a couple thousand years. Strap yourself in, kid, we’re about to make [...]

October 12, 2011 Reviews
Dark Horse will have an amazing presence at NYCC

Dark Horse Comics NYCC Panel And Signing Schedule

Much like the San Diego Comic Con back in July, Dark Horse Comics is bound to have a major presence at the New York Comic Con. The Con, held in the Javits Center in New York City, in a huge [...]

October 5, 2011 Reviews
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I am GeekGirlCon, Hear me ROAR!

Way back at the start of the year, I came across a little card in my LCS for GeekGirlCon.  I checked out their website and instantly became excited about their convention and organization.  So much did I like and support [...]

October 4, 2011 Reviews

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