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So Long, Stephen Colbert; Welcome to Late Night, Stephen Colbert

So Long, Stephen Colbert; Welcome to Late Night, Stephen Colbert

#CancelColbert. The absurd, innocuous hashtagavism that began in the backlash to a poorly chosen, out of context tweet by the Comedy Central-run Twitter account associated with The Colbert Report, has succeeded. Colbert has been canceled. Of course, it’s under the most coveted of circumstances. Stephen Colbert has the rest of...
The Kabooooom! Pull List, 4.9.14

The Kabooooom! Pull List, 4.9.14

Here at Kaboooooom we live and breathe comic books, but if you’re new to the game or just don’t frequent the local comic shop it can be hard to know where to start. For that, we’re here to help. Every week we’ll share with you our recommendations for what you...
MOVIE REVIEW: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

MOVIE REVIEW: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

[This review contains mild SPOILERS for CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER.] Superhero films have become a tentpole of modern cinema. Where The Dark Knight legitimized the genre for those wary of capes and cowls, The Avengers proved fun didn’t need to be sacrificed for intensity or quality. Now, Captain America:...
Next Gen:  The Fair Weather Soldier

Next Gen: The Fair Weather Soldier

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MOVIE REVIEW: Muppets Most Wanted

MOVIE REVIEW: Muppets Most Wanted

When The Muppets released in 2011 it was a celebrated return to the movies for Kermit, Miss Piggy, and the whole gang. That film was a nostalgia-laden trip through Muppet history and brought them back to relevance after years away. Their follow-up film, Muppets Most Wanted, is an enjoyable caper...
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COMIC REVIEW: Shutter #1

COMIC REVIEW: Shutter #1

SHUTTER #1/ Written by JOE KEATINGE/ Art by LEILA DEL DUCA/ Colors by OWEN GIENI/ Letters by ED BRISSON/ Published by IMAGE COMICS The first issue of Shutter opens to a touching scene between Kate Kristopher and her father. They are chilling out on the moon, thinking about all the possibilities the world has to...
COMIC REVIEW: Lumberjanes #1

COMIC REVIEW: Lumberjanes #1

LUMBERJANES #1/ Written by NOELLE STEVENSON & GRACE ELLIS/ Art by BROOKE ALLEN/ Colors by MAARTA LAIHO/ Letters by AUBREY AIESE/ Published by BOOM! STUDIOS Lumberjanes is great. It’s a fairly highly anticipated series from BOOM!’s new creator owned line, with said creators being two of BOOM!’s Senior Editors, Shannon Watters and Grace Ellis, its...
COMIC REVIEW: Loki: Agent of Asgard #3

COMIC REVIEW: Loki: Agent of Asgard #3

AGENT OF ASGARD #3/ Written by AL EWING/ Art by LEE GARBETT/ Colors by NOLAN WOODARD/ Letters by VC’S CLAYTON COWLES/ Published by MARVEL COMICS When Agent of Asgard debuted, the most shocking thing about it was its sheer terrificness. Not to sound condescending, but the book had been written off (at least in my...
COMIC REVIEW: The Adventures of Apocalypse Al #3

COMIC REVIEW: The Adventures of Apocalypse Al #3

THE ADVENTURES OF APOCALYPSE AL #3/ Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI/ Art by SID KOTIAN/ Colors by BILL FARMER/ Letters by TROY PETERI/ Published by IMAGE COMICS Allison Carter is a private investigator that specializes in supernatural threats. Her current case has her trying to thwart the end of the world. The Book of Keys,...
The Kabooooom! Pull List, 4.2.14

The Kabooooom! Pull List, 4.2.14

Here at Kaboooooom we live and breathe comic books, but if you’re new to the game or just don’t frequent the local comic shop it can be hard to know where to start. For that, we’re here to help. Every week we’ll share with you our recommendations for what you should checking out and what...
COMIC REVIEW: Iron Patriot #1

COMIC REVIEW: Iron Patriot #1

IRON PATRIOT #1/ Written by ALES KOT/ Art by GARRY BROWN/ Colors by JIM CHARALAMPIDIS/ Letters by VC’s Clayton Cowles/ Published by MARVEL COMICS Ales Kot and company have a particular challenge on their hands with Iron Patriot. James “Rhodey” Rhodes is in no way a stranger to the spotlight. He’s been Tony Stark’s best...
Next Gen: How I Missed Your Mother

Next Gen: How I Missed Your Mother

First     Previous     Next I’ve actually got into the “How I Met Your Mother” craze recently (about the time season nine began), but the show has really won me over.  What sets this show apart from a lot of other sitcoms I’ve seen (looking at you, Big Bang Theory) is that the friendship between the...
COMIC REVIEW: Real Heroes #1

COMIC REVIEW: Real Heroes #1

REAL HEROES #1/ Written & Art by BRYAN HITCH/ Inks by PAUL NEARY/ Colors by LAURA MARTIN/ Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS/ Published by IMAGE COMICS In a world very much like our own, the biggest film franchise in years is based around a superhero team known as The Olympians. Tragedy strikes at the premiere for...
The Kabooooom! Pull List, 3.26.14

The Kabooooom! Pull List, 3.26.14

Here at Kaboooooom we live and breathe comic books, but if you’re new to the game or just don’t frequent the local comic shop it can be hard to know where to start. For that, we’re here to help. Every week we’ll share with you our recommendations for what you should checking out and what...
COMIC REVIEW: Ms. Marvel #2

COMIC REVIEW: Ms. Marvel #2

MS. MARVEL #2/ Written by G. WILLOW WILSON/ Art by ADRIAN ALPHONA/ Colors by IAN HERRING/ Letters by VC’s JOE CARAMAGNA/ Published by MARVEL COMICS When Ms. Marvel #1 hit last month it was an instant success – and for good reasons. It was easily one of the best books in February: G. Willow Wilson’s...
Next Gen: My Neighbor Miyazaki

Next Gen: My Neighbor Miyazaki

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COMIC REVIEW: Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #1

COMIC REVIEW: Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #1

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER SEASON 10 #1/ Written by CHRISTOS GAGE/ Art by REBEKAH ISAACS/ Colors by DAN JACKSON/ Letters by RICHARD STARKINGS & Comicraft’s JIMMY BETANCOURT/ Published by DARK HORSE COMICS When Joss Whedon introduced audiences to Buffy the Vampire Slayer back in 1992, no one could have predicted that fans would still be...