The Round-Up (7/11/12)

The Round-Up, 7.11.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up, Kabooooom’s all-new comic book review column! This week, our writers tackle a few indie books and THE BEST-SELLING COMIC OF THE 21st CENTURY, The Walking Dead #100. We kick things off with Forrest Helvie’s take on Conan the Barbarian #6. Enjoy! ***** CONAN THE BARBARIAN #6 / Written by BRIAN WOOD / Art by […]

THE NEW SCUM: The Big Three?

THE NEW SCUM: The Big Three?

For a long time in the comic book world, there was Marvel, there was DC and then there was everybody else. A smattering of smaller companies put out excellent original works, knock-offs of the Big Two’s greatest works, autobiographical comics; you name it, someone made it. But as the comic book landscape has shifted toward […]

REVIEW: Thief of Thieves #1

REVIEW: Thief of Thieves #1

Story by ROBERT KIRKMAN Written by NICK SPENCER Art by SHAWN MARTINBROUGH Colors by FELIX SERRANO / Letters by RUS WOOTON Thief of Thieves is Robert Kirkman’s newest creation, detailing the story of a thief who wants to stop thieving. Nick Spencer delivers a script that leaves much to be desired. Without showing the exterior […]

NEWS: Why 'The Infinite' is Over

Why ‘The Infinite’ is Over

The Infinite has been canceled seemingly over creative differences stemming from a new inker. From Rob Liefeld’s Twitter: Creative differences are the doom of every creative endeavor. Infinite is over RT @aaronadelstein@robertliefeld is the infinite still happening? can’t find #5 & 6 on comixology-loved the first 4 issues Unfortunately creative differences have sunk the Infinite. It’s over. […]

Kabooooom's Guide to NYCC Day Two: Comics

Guide to NYCC Day Two: Comics

New York Comic-Con is right around the corner and with it comes crowds, chaos and the ever present con crud. This year, Kabooooom will be right in the thick of things covering as many panels, Q&As and random happenings as possible. Of course, you’ll need a guide to get help you spend your time at […]