The Comic Review Round-Up, 12.11.13 Edition

This week the round-up is back with reviews of Dark Horse’s Brain Boy #0, plus the latest from Marvel’s newest crossover event, Inhumanity, Mighty Avengers #4 and Inhumanity: Awakening #1. BRAIN BOY #0/ Written by FRED VAN LENTE/ Art by FREDDIE WILLIAMS II/ Colors by EGO/ Letters by NATE PIEKOS OF BLAMBOT/ Published by DARK […]

That Rare Nerd Find: Marvel Superheroes Cookbook

Howdy fellow Kabooooom geeks, welcome to “That Rare Nerd Find” feature here at Kabooooom HQ. What is this feature exactly about you ask?! It’s about treasure, nerd treasure. Now as someone who has been collecting toys, comics, retro video games, signed memorabilia, rare books, and original comic book art for pretty much his whole life, […]

REVIEW: Avengers Assemble #3

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Art by MARK BAGLEY & DANNY MIKI Colors by PAUL MOUNTS Letters by VC’S CLAYTON COWLES You can almost catch the smell of popcorn wafting off the pages of Avengers Assemble #3, the latest issue in Marvel’s cash grab well-timed book featuring the cast of the blockbuster Avengers movie. The […]

REVIEW: Marvel's The Avengers

REVIEW: Marvel’s The Avengers

Directed by JOSS WHEDON Written by JOSS WHEDON & ZAK PENN Starring ROBERT DOWNEY JR, CHRIS EVANS, CHRIS HEMSWORTH, MARK RUFFALO, SAMUEL L JACKSON, SCARLETT JOHANSSON, JEREMY RENNER, TOM HIDDLESTON, CLARK GREGG, COBIE SMULDERS Never before have expectations been so high. Since the post-credits sting in 2008’s Iron Man, when Samuel L Jackson as Nick […]

REVIEW: Exile on the Planet of the Apes #1

Written by CORINNA BECHKO & GABRIEL HARDMAN Art by MARC LAMING Colors by JORDIE BELLAIRE Letters by ED DUKESHIRE “Take your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape!” – Noted great ape Charlton Heston Man, the Planet of the Apes series is absolutely fantastic, isn’t it? It’s a real child of the Sixties in more […]

TOY FAIR 2012: Lego Takes On Crime One Brick at a Time

TOY FAIR 2012: Lego Takes On Crime One Brick at a Time

Your favorite Lego Maniac is back with Part 2 of the 2012 Toy Fair coverage and this time we are going into my favorite new lines from Lego: their DC and Marvel Comics licenses. Let’s begin with their DC Comics line which was actually released just this past January. The first wave is as follows: […]

Tales from Counter-Earth: Selling What You'll Buy

Tales from Counter-Earth: Selling What You’ll Buy

(Editor’s Note: Ron Cacace is a lot of things; Captain Marvel aficionado, lactose intolerant, general do-gooder and perhaps most importantly for our purposes here, a comic book retailer in New Jersey. Tales from Counter-Earth will feature Ramblin’ Ron rambling on about the day-to-day grind of the comic book retail world and sometimes the generally good […]