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Futures End #1 review

The New 52: Futures End #1 Review

The New 52: Futures End #1 Review (w): Brian Azzarello, Jeff Lemire, Dan Jurgens, Keith Giffen (a): Patrick Zircher, w/ Hi-Fi (c) and Dezi Sienty (l) Futures End #1 (as I will be shortening it here, because really?) picks up [...]

May 8, 2014 Reviews
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Larfleeze #1 – Review

The Green Lantern universe continues to expand as Larfleeze takes off. Larfleeze, also known as Agent Orange or the Orange Lantern, is the sole controller of the Orange Battery and therefore leads the Orange Lantern Corps. As a quick review, the emotional [...]

June 26, 2013 Reviews
Green Arrow #15

Review: Green Arrow #15

In Green Arrow #14, Oliver Queen returned from China after attempting to save his company, only to come home to join Hawkman in a battle in the skies. He saved the girl and now, in Green Arrow #15, he attempts [...]

December 13, 2012 Reviews
Batgirl

Batgirl Gets a Guest Writer in Ray Fawkes

Earlier this week, we reported that Batgirl writer Gail Simone has been relieved of her responsibilities in writing the ongoing series for DC Comics. The news came as a shock to many and there was a lot of support for Ms. [...]

December 10, 2012 News, Reviews
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A DC Comic Newbie’s Journey

Hey there! I’m Krysta Jo, a new writer for the awesome site you’re currently browsing. Since you’ve clicked on this link, I’m assuming you are a comic newbie like myself.  Never heard of that term? Well, it’s pretty self-explanatory, but [...]

November 13, 2012 Reviews
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Grant Morrison Introduces us to Multiversity

One of the most widely talked about and anticipated projects in recent comic book history is DC Comics‘ Multiversity by Grant Morrison. The Scottish creator’s project has been dubbed “his Lord of the Rings”, and is shaping up to be [...]

October 1, 2012 Reviews
Team 7

Review: Team 7 #0

I never intended to pick up a copy of Team 7 #0. Once I found out it was about a covert team of human military types who were the “last defense” against superhumans, my interest waned – I am, after all, a [...]

September 17, 2012 Reviews
The secret origin of Guy Gardner

Review: Green Lantern Corps #0

I have a confession to make: I’ve never been that big of a Guy Gardner fan. Shocker, I know – especially considering how often I praise Peter J. Tomasi’s Green Lantern Corps. And given my recent rants – I mean, reviews [...]

September 17, 2012 Reviews
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A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52″: Special Anniversary Edition

I think I speak for everyone here at ComicBooked when I wish DC Comics and their impressive universal reboot dubbed the  “New 52″ a happy one-year anniversary. In honor of this anniversary, I thought it’d be fun to do a [...]

September 3, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern Annual #1

Warning: This review does contain spoilers! You’ve been warned.    Green Lantern Annual #1 is definitely the game-changing issue all of us were expecting, but while it has some great things going for it, there is sadly one thing Geoff Johns [...]

September 1, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern Corps #12

The end of DC Comics’ Green Lantern Corps “Alpha-War” arc is finally here, and it goes out with a bang – literally. Writer Peter J. Tomasi and artist Fernando Pasarin are at the top of their respective games in Green Lantern Corps #12, providing [...]

August 19, 2012 Reviews
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DC Comics Confirms Green Lantern Fans’ Worst Fears

Some of you who read my recent review of Green Lantern #11 will no doubt remember how I said that Geoff Johns was scaring me, because, among other things, that issue hinted at Hal Jordan disappearing in the future with the new [...]

August 9, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern #11

Geoff Johns is scaring me. I’ve been following his Green Lantern run for years now, and it remains my favorite comic series of all time. But this is the first time I’ve actually been scared. Sure, Blackest Night had its intense and super-creepy [...]

August 3, 2012 Reviews
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A Dummy’s Guide to DC Comics’ “New 52″ Superman Titles**

**SPECIAL MEA CULPA EDITION FORWARD** Many of you have no doubt already read this Dummy’s Guide, and some of you have already responded to my saying Action Comics is not worth your time or money. I have taken your opinions to heart, [...]

July 26, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Green Lantern Corps #11

Green Lantern has been a staple of DC Comics’ “New 52″, and one of the best-written and well-loved series due to Geoff Johns‘ seemingly never-ending well of creativity. However, there is another title that may be just as good, but [...]

July 23, 2012 Reviews