Reviews: Archie 1941 #1, House of Whispers #1, Newbury & Hobbes #1, The Wrong Earth #1
Jimmy is in London before heading off to the Thought Bubble Festival this weekend in Leeds! He recruits good pal and fellow podcaster David Monteith (Geek Syndicate) to co-host! Dave gives his recap of the International Comic Expo in Birmingham that he attended over the weekend. Jimmy teases his coverage for Thought Bubble including a massive amount of interviews and 2 panels that he’s moderating. And they both chat about the UK comics scene, London comic shops, UK creators and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!
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Allen comes close to having a meltdown on air having to re-live this story. While the casting director deserves a beer. We’ve hit another bump in the road along the road of our Wolverine team-up coverage. We still find ways to make the comic and discussion entertaining. Thanks for listening!
Individually they were just like those guys who like to hang around the comic book shop and talk comics but together they form the Earth’s Mightiest Podcast!
IN THIS EPISODE…Your Boys of Summer (comics!) hit you with all the news that matters! And some of the teams feeling the heat are the ones named on the title page! The Champions get real and try to face their fears. But fear burns at the Man-Thing’s touch, will the team get BBQ’d? THEN.. All eyes are on the Giant-Sized Avengers as they the Final Host of Celestials and discover the untold origin of every hero! The team looks good on paper (literally!) but will this book keep us assembled? A smattering of secret messages may seal the deal. Out there!…INFINITY WARS rages on, Requiem is unmasked. Will Gamora write her own story? Or is the Mad Titan’s daughter destined for the sins of the Father? Plus..who are the Infinity Warps? AND! Over in WEST COAST AVENGERS #1 ..it’s Hawkeye and Hawkeye! America Chavez and Gwenpool! And an Omega level mutant vs… Land Sharks??? It’s 100 degrees outside but we’ve got everything you need right here..in the latest episode of EARTH’S MIGHTIEST PODCAST!…nuff said!
0:25:40 Champions (2016) #23
0:37:39 Infinity Wars (2018) #2
0:58:20 Avengers (2018) #6
1:09:54 West Coast Avengers (2018) #1
1:22:51 Fantastic Four (2018) #1
This past weekend, Derek attended Small Press Expo in North Bethesda, MD. While there, he interviewed a variety of creators, some of whom he didn’t even know, about their recent releases and their upcoming projects. In this, the first of two on-location shows recorded at SPX, Derek talks with 15 different creators, with each brief interview lasting anywhere from 4 to about 17 minutes. Among the writers/artists/editors Derek talks with are Mike Freiheit, Madeline McGrane, Kelly Phillips and Claire Folkman, Karl Christian Krumpholz, Max de Radiguès, Ryan Holmberg, Scott Roberts, Nathan Gelgud, M. Dean, Emi Gennis, Alex Nall, Ash Thomas and Sara Guzman, and Ellen Lindner.
The tide is turning for the X-Men comics and on the horizon is a new era post-RessurXion. Ryan and Allen are ecstatic for a bright change. As the guys feel a new jolt of hype is just around the corner. There were of a ton of books to cover. Plus, Rob stops by to review the latest wave of Iceman. So dive in and thanks for listening!
Intro (0:00), X-23 #4 (3:32), Domino #6 (9:55), Iceman #1 (17:49), X-Men Blue #35 (20:57), Old Man Logan #47 (28:23), Exiles #8 (38:05)
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A few months back, Kumar and Emmet discussed Alan Moore and JH Williams‘ Promethea on the show, which led to a Twitter contact with Williams. In this episode, Emmet talks with Williams about the process of making Promethea with Moore in the early 2000s and the definition of “the end of the world”, as well as getting Williams’ thoughts on how DC has brought back the Promethea character.
Intro (0:00), Detective Comics #988 (13:24), Superman #3 (36:21), Catwoman #3 (53:18), Mail #1 (1:11:52), Flash #54 (1:34:30), Red Hood and the Outlaws #26 (2:01:05), Hawkman #4 (2:14:51), Mail 2 (2:30:11), Suicide Squad #46 (3:03:08), Plastic Man #4 (3:25:10), House of Whispers #1 (3:53:02), Rant and Raves (4:06:00), Bonus Coverage – Batman #54 (4:35:59), Wonder Woman #54 (5:13:20), Wild Storm: Michael Cray #11 (5:56:47), Supergirl #22 (6:15:05), Sideways #8 (6:32:29), Book of the Week (6:46:43), Next Week’s Books (6:54:56)
Keywords: Comics, Comic Books, Comic Book Podcast, Comics Podcast, Batman, Superman, DC Comics, Wonder Woman, Justice League, Podcast, Comic Book, superhero, superhero podcast, DCU, DC YOU, dc rebirth, dc comics rebirth, batman rebirth, superman rebirth, green arrow rebirth, green lantern rebirth, New 52, Supergirl, Superboy
John and James discuss COVER #1 by DC, IMMORTAL HULK #5 by Marvel and JAMES BOND ORIGIN #1 by DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT.
00:43 DC: COVER #1
15:58 Marvel: IMMORTAL HULK #5
25:34 Other: JAMES BOND ORIGIN #1 [DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT]
35:21 General discussion
46:28 Next Week Promo
46:38 Wrap up
47:08 End of episode.