The Comics Review Round-Up, 8.21.13 Edition

Welcome again to Kabooooom’s weekly comics review round-up! In this edition, Marcus and Ann take a hard look at two of Marvel’s offerings, Thunderbolts #14 and X-Men #4. While Matthew, delves into a children’s title comic book readers of all ages will enjoy with Gestalt Comics’, The Deep: Here Be Dragons #2. THUNDERBOLTS #14/ Story […]

NYCC 2012 Gaming Panel Guide

NYCC 2012 Gaming Panel Guide

NYCC is less than a day away and, if you’re like me, you’ll want to have a plan set up to get yourself into all the panels you’re interested in. Take a look below at some of the video game panels that have piqued our interest here at Kabooooom! ———- THURSDAY OCT. 11th Games and […]

The Round-Up, 8.15.12 Edition

The Round-Up, 8.15.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up! This week, we have a lengthy column for you that kicks off with the final issue of Butcher Baker, The Righteous Maker! ***** BUTCHER BAKER, THE RIGHTEOUS MAKER #8 / Written by JOE CASEY / Art by MIKE HUDDLESTON / Published by IMAGE COMICS Review by PIERCE LYDON Some comics just exist […]

Deadpool Game Coming From High Moon Studios and Activision

Deadpool Game Coming From High Moon Studios and Activision

UPDATE: It’s official. High Moon Studios (War/Fall of Cybertron) and Activision are teaming up to bring the Merc with a Mouth to your home console. Early word is that he’ll be voiced by Nolan North of Uncharted fame and the voice behind Deadpool in Marvel vs Capcom 3. Head over to DeadpoolGame.com for the trailer. […]

REVIEW: Uncanny X-Force #23

REVIEW: Uncanny X-Force #23

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by GREG TOCCHINI Colors by DEAN WHITE / Letters by CORY PETIT To borrow from The Clash, Rick Remender’s Uncanny X-Force is the only X-book that really matters. It’s not just the fanboy bait of pairing members like Wolverine and Deadpool on a clandestine hit squad that make the book […]

Jordan D. White Composes 'Deadpool, the Musical'

Jordan D. White Composes ‘Deadpool, the Musical’

Deadpool, the Musical! by Jordan D. White Sometimes, the Internet is used for good. Deadpool editor and ukulele connoisseur Jordan D. White took this week’s “Deadpool, the Musical” issue as far as it could go: he actually recorded the song. Here’s what he wrote about the track: For those of you who are comic fans, you […]

THE NEW SCUM: What is "Comics Journalism?" Part 2

THE NEW SCUM: What is “Comics Journalism?” Part 2

In part two of this series, Pierce tackles comic book criticism and opinion writing. Is there a higher function to writing about comics than simply bellyaching about stuff you don’t like? For part one of this column, click here. What about comic book criticism? With every art form, there comes some form of critique. Fans […]