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It Came From The Longbox #12: Invasion!

New year, new It Came From The Longbox column! It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these but I’ve missed it and was only waiting for the right time to do another one. Well, the right time seems [...]

January 29, 2013 Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Going Digital

This week’s Comic Revolt looks at the digital market for comic books and how it’s shaping comic publishing by grading out each major company or upstart. This is based on three subjective categories rated 1 through 10: Category 1: How [...]

September 14, 2012 Features, Reviews
Spider-Man, Steve Ditko, Marvel Comics, Stan Lee, Spidey, Amazing Spider-Man, Todd McFarlane,

Comics Portal: Spider-Man Turns 50!

It’s amazing (pun intended) to consider that Spider-Man is celebrating his 50th birthday this week! This brings a lot of memories to mind, so I hope you’ll indulge me as I honor the hero in my own way. When I [...]

August 27, 2012 Reviews
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Comics Portal: The Story’s the Thing

As a “seasoned” comics reader (meaning I’ve been buying comics for years numbering in the decades), I’ve noticed that the way I choose my books has changed over time. When I first began, all I cared about was the character [...]

August 21, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Spawn #221

A new era has only just begun in the pages of Spawn and already the tension is mounting.  For this Image comic, past plotlines are finally coming together and I couldn’t be happier. For longtime fans of the comic like myself,  there’s a certain [...]

July 5, 2012 Reviews
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Action Figure Xpress Exclusives for SDCC

Heading to SDCC in a few weeks?  Be sure to swing by Action Figure Xpress’ booth (#3345) for some awesome convention exclusives! Feeling mighty?  Break out your Masters of the Universe He-Man Power Sword Letter Opener.  Seven inches long and [...]

July 2, 2012 Reviews
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All 9 Covers For The Walking Dead #100!

Who would have thought that a small black and white comic book that featured no superheroes and no out of this world action but rather focused on a band of regular people surviving in a world overrun by zombies would [...]

June 14, 2012 Reviews
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Victoria Paege at Phoenix Comicon 2012!

That’s RIGHT! ANOTHER convention coming to YOU from ComicBooked.com! The Phoenix Comicon describes itself as ‘The Signature Pop-culture event of the Southwest’ and it’s coming again to the Phoenix Convention center and neighboring Hyatt May 24-27th, 2012!  The convention will [...]

May 25, 2012 Reviews
Image Comics

Podcast Preview – Twenty Years of Image

Back in 1992, a group of comic artists and writers from Marvel became dissatisfied with the company’s practice of retaining the rights to the characters they wrote and created.  That was twenty years ago and, to put it in perspective, [...]

May 2, 2012 Features
The Walking Dead

The Image Revolution is… Cute?

The following is from our friends at Image Comics: G-MAN creator gives classic Image characters a make-over!   On April First at Emerald City Comicon, Robert Kirkman and Chris Giarusso revealed a new project: THE WALKING DEAD for Kids. A [...]

April 7, 2012 Reviews
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IMAGE EXCLUSIVES AT EMERALD CITY COMICON!

How about some news and pictures of the sweet stuff that’s going to be available at ECCC from our friends at Image Comics?!   Exclusive covers, prints, and T-shirts at the March 30-April 1 convention Emerald City Comicon (ECCC) is celebrating [...]

March 22, 2012 Reviews
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What Wasn’t Said At The Image Comics Reunion (News)

The main founders of Image Comics, minus Jim Lee plus Robert Kirkman, sat in on a special panel at the first Image Expo. Though the founders’ relationships with each other and the business have often been contentious, this discussion was [...]

February 27, 2012 Reviews
In February, The Darkness reaches its 100th issue.

The Darkness Reaches The Century Mark

Back in the mid-90s, one of Image Comics’ hottest properties, Witchblade, introduced a new character into the storyline. Jackie Estacado was a heartless mafia hitman who became imbued with a powerful, mystical force. As The Darkness, Jackie controls the elements [...]

February 23, 2012 Reviews
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$3.5 Million For Comic-Book Collection? Not So Fast (News)

The headlines have followed one after another after another, “comic-book collection sells for $3.5 million!” This is technically true, or at least not false, but it misses the fact that the auction is still going on. We won’t know the [...]

February 23, 2012 Reviews
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Young Justice Video Game Announced (News)

Young Justice: Legacy, a video game by DC Comics and Little Orbit, is scheduled for a 2013 release for PlayStation, Wii, Xbox and Nintendo DS. It’s set between the first and second seasons of the TV series, and bears the [...]

February 21, 2012 Reviews