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Interview With Michael Avon Oeming!

Michael Avon Oeming is a creator that should need no introduction. He has been actively working in the comic industry for nearly two decades. He has done work for a wide array of publishers, including but not limited to: Dark [...]

April 6, 2012 Reviews
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The Art of Portal 2 to be Published by Dark Horse

At the video game panel for Dark Horse Comics during Emerald City Comic Con this past weekend, the comics giant announced a new book that will have nerds across the globe, myself definitely included, frothing at the mouth in anticipation: [...]

April 4, 2012 Reviews
7 years after the game's release, and Half-Life 2 is still near-perfection

Throwback Thursday #17: Half-Life 2

Valve’s Half-Life 2 is still highly regarded as a near-critic proof game. Its re-release as part of the Orange Box, along with Portal and Team Fortress 2, ensured that a second wave of fans were won over by this dystopian [...]

December 29, 2011 Reviews
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Loving Fans & Killer Zombies

So you love a video game a whole lot. You have it, you’ve probably beaten it multiple times, and maybe you even own some merchandise from the game.  Perhaps you’ve even gone as far as cosplaying one of the characters [...]

October 24, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse: The Aftermath

With New York Comic Con behind us, and BlizzCon in full swing, we here at ComicBooked have plenty of video game news ripe for the picking for this week’s edition of Gamer Pulse. But what could possibly be more exciting [...]

October 21, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse: They’re Back!

Despite the loss of a great visionary, New York Comic Con being right around the corner, and the unannounced absence of Gamer Pulse, this week has been fairly slow, at least in terms of gaming news. However, your Infamous Platypus [...]

October 7, 2011 Reviews
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PAX Prime 2011: Pre-PAX Party News and Madness

What can I say besides, “PAX Prime 2011 is in full-effect?”  This year’s PAX is huge, packed, and I couldn’t cover it all if I had a year.  Instead I will share with you some highlights from the first part of [...]

August 27, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse: Hot Water

Apparently, this is dangerous week to live on the East Coast of the United States. On Tuesday, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Virginia and sent ripples across a large chunk of the coast. On Sunday, we’re expected to be dealing with [...]

August 26, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse – Business as Usual

It’s been yet another busy week in the gaming industry. We’ve been busy recruiting some new talent to help expand our games team, so you’ll be seeing some new faces around here pretty soon. In the meantime, let’s take a [...]

August 19, 2011 Reviews
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Valve Announces “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive”

Despite being over twelve years old, Counter-Strike remains one of the most-played multiplayer games on Steam. The game has a massive following of dedicated fans and is also very popular in the modding community. Despite a healthy fan-following, the franchise [...]

August 12, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse: Take a Little Lady Break

I’ve been falling in love with Portal 2‘s three malfunctioning personality cores all over again. Nolan North‘s voice work for the three characters is incredibly impressive, and it’ll stick with me for quite some time. Though the entire cast provided [...]

August 12, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse – The Summer of George

“Oh, it’s you. It’s been a long time.” Between my own vacation and our site’s migration to new servers, it’s been quite some time since last we checked the pulse of the gaming industry (see what I did there?). Those [...]

July 15, 2011 Reviews
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Gamer Pulse: “Team Fortress 2″ for Everybody!

Yes, I know, this week’s Gamer Pulse is late. You can blame that on the heavy stream of non gaming-related articles I published this week. The next edition of Gamer Pulse will arrive on Friday, July 1st, so, we’ll be [...]

June 27, 2011 Reviews
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Portal 2 Review

“Oh, it’s you. It’s been a long time.” I couldn’t agree with GLaDOS any more. Nearly three-and-a-half years since the original Portal stole the spotlight from Half Life 2: Episode 2 in Valve’s The Orange Box, the madness induced by [...]

May 4, 2011 Reviews