THE BLACK VORTEX OMEGA #1 [Review]

When one thinks about cosmic stories and Marvel Comics, it’s hard not to call upon crossovers like the Infinity Trilogy (Infinity Gauntlet, Infinity War, and Infinity Crusade), Secret Wars (the first), Annihilation, The Kree/Skrull War, The Dark Phoenix Saga, or Jonathan Hickman’s Infinity. That’s a pretty serious list of classic and modern cosmic tales. Sam Humphries, however, has added another crossover worthy […]

The Kabooooom! Pull List, 8.6.14 Edition

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 […]

Kabooooom! Hangout: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

The Kabooooom crew may all love pop culture, but we all have different tastes. In Kabooooom! Hangouts, a new ongoing discussion feature, we bring together our different points of view and talk about today’s hottest comics, television shows and movies. The end result is an opinionated, informative, thought-provoking and – hopefully – amusing conversation. Enjoy. [Warning […]

Movie Review: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY – Does it Live Up to the Hype?

After a year of waiting, Guardians of the Galaxy was finally unleashed upon audiences this weekend and, if the box office numbers are any indication, a good chunk of the country made sure to hit their local multiplex this weekend to see exactly what Marvel had up their sleeve. The trailers and TV spots a-plenty really […]

RECAP: Guardians of the Galaxy IMAX Sneak Peek

Last night, Rush Urbalejo attended the early sneak peek screening of 17 minutes from Marvel‘s Guardians of the Galaxy. Below are his impressions as well as a recap of the previewed footage. Spoilers will be clearly marked, but proceed with caution. One of the most interesting things about last night’s Guardians of the Galaxy IMAX […]

Comic Review: ROCKET RACCOON #1

Rocket Raccoon, pop culture powerhouse. Strange times are upon us. While not quite as goofy as DC’s Captain Carrot (who, oddly enough, graces the cover of Grant Morrison’s Multiversity event later this summer), it can’t be said that Rocket Raccoon has ever been a top-tier character. That status looks to be on the cusp of […]

The Kabooooom! Pull List, 7.2.14 Edition

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 […]

Marvel Sets Date for Early Screenings of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Footage

Are you ready for Guardians of the Galaxy? If you’re anything like the Kabooooom! crew, you must be chomping at the bit for Marvel’s biggest cinematic gamble to date.  We know that it’s very likely the space adventure will have a presence at San Diego Comic-Con but even those who weren’t lucky enough to snag […]