Arc Reactions – 87 – The Punisher (Netflix)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

We discuss Marvel’s The Punisher season 1 from Netflix. We talk about the pacing, the violence, the issues raised on the show, and more.

 

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Arc Reactions – 29 – Welcom Back Frank

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions 88 – Star Wars: The Last Jedi on December 17th.

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Arc Reactions – 86 – Justice League (film)

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We talk about the latest DC film, Justice League. We talk about we liked and what we didn’t. We also talk about the dynamics between the team and what we hope to see in the future from the DC films.

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions 87 – Punisher Season 1 (Netflix) on December 10th

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Arc Reactions 85 – V for Vendetta

V for Vendetta, the classic story by Alan Moore that deals with anarchy and facism in a near future England. Topics include characters, setting, politics, and how it relates to our current political climate

Talking points
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BAD THINGS
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Government has too many characters (15:07)
Moore wants the best of both worlds (17:08)
Random things that either didn’t make sense or were not followed up on (22:48)
GOOD THINGS
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Fate (34:20)
V (47:31)
Evey (1:07:28)
Setting (1:12:18)
Dedication to Country vs. Shared Idealism (1:27:54)
Questions
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Can the anarchist philosophy lead to a self-governing society? (1:39:19)

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Arc Reactions 76 – Turncoat

Arc Reactions 41 – Who Is The Black Panther?

Our next podcast will be our review of  Justice League (film) on November 19th.

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Arc Reactions 84 – Thor Ragnarok (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

We went to see Thor Ragnarok and we sat down to talk about it. We talk about the good, the bad and Jeff Goldblum.

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Arc Reactions 21 – Thor: The God Butcher

Arc Reactions 31 – Planet Hulk

Arc Reactions 37.1 – Ant Man (film)

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions 85 – V for Vendetta on November 12th.

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Arc Reactions – 83 – The Longbow Hunters

We cover Longbow Hunters, a pivotal Green Arrow story as our final installment of Follow-Up Fall for 2017. We talk about the depiction of a superhero who is getting older and experiencing a possible midlife crisis as well as the art and the multiple storylines within this tale.

Talking points

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BAD THINGS
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Multiple Storylines (18:38)

GOOD THINGS
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Art (23:29)
Superhero midlife crisis (29:29)
Oliver Queen’s dichotomy of not wanting to kill, but using a deadly weapon (35:08)

Ties to real world issues of the day (43:15)

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Arc Reactions 76 – Turncoat
Arc Reactions 74 – Green River Killer
Arc Reactions 25 – Quiver
Arc Reactions 04 – Death in the Family

 

Our next podcast will be our review of  Thor: Ragnarok (film) on November 5th.

 

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Arc Reactions – 82 – The Defenders (Netflix)

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We talk about Marvel’s The Defenders on Netflix. We talk about the plot, the planning, the characters, and more.

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions – 83 – Long Bow Hunters on October 1st.

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Arc Reactions – 81 – Jeff

We cover Jeff by Travis Bundy and Chad Thomas in our second episode of follow up fall. We talk about the story, the characters, and interview the writer/artist.

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Story (1:44)
Characters (4:27)
Art (8:25)
Interview with Travis (9:44)

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Arc Reactions – 35 – Billy Love Nibbles

Our next podcast will be our review of  The Defenders (Netflix) on September 17th.

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Arc Reactions – 80 – Spider-Man: Identity Crisis

We review the Spider-Man: Identity Crisis storyline on this episode. Spider-man has been framed for a crime and Peter must retire the identity and creates 4 new identities to fight crime and try to clear his name. We talk about the villains, the identities and the story.

Talking points
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Villains (7:58)
Story (23:09)
Outfits/Personas (34:32)

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Our next podcast will be our review of  Jeff on September 3rd.

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Arc Reactions – 79 – Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (film)

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We went to see the sci-fi spectacle that is Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. We talk about the movie, the comic, and the casting. We are joined by our good friend Travis to talk the good, the bad and the source material.

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions – 80 – Spider-Man: Identity Crisis on August 5th.

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Arc Reactions – 78 – Denver Comic Con 2017 Recap

Dylan and John were invited to Denver Comic Con as media for the 4th year in a row. We got 9 interviews with comics creators that we will share with you as well as recap the other things we did at the show.

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Interview 1 – Larry Hamma  (3:04)

Interview 2 – Alitha Martinez (13:17)

Interview 3 – Bob McLeod (35:38)

Interview 4 – Tom Grummett (49:59)

Interview 5 – Bob Wiacek (1:06:42)

Interview 6 – Chad Hardin (1:21:10)

Interview 7 – Andy Mangels (1:36:27)

Interview 8 – Jeremy Whitley (1:51:47)

Interview 9 – James LeCroix (1:57:49)

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Pictures from world record attempt

Our next podcast will be our review of the Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets film on July 23rd.

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Arc Reactions – 77 – Spider-man: Homecoming (film)

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We talk about Spider-man: Homecoming, the latest reboot of Spider-man by Sony Pictures. We talk about what we liked and what we didn’t like with the first solo film for Tom Holland as the web slinger.

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions – 78 – Denver Comic Con 2017 on July 16th.

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Arc Reactions – 76 – Turncoat

We cover Turncoat from Boom Studios in this episode. This comic is a great look at the effects of colonialism on the common man set in a sci-fi dystopian world. Creators Alex Paknadel and Artyom Trakhanov do a great job with this 4-issue series telling a compelling tale and giving us lots to talk about.

Talking points
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World building (3:25)
Hybrid kids (27:48)
Marta (38:31)
Everyone is flawed (56:10)
Overall Metaphor/Theme of the story (1:05:25)
Art (1:08:36)

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Black Panther
Kaijumax

Our next podcast will be our review of the Spider-Man Homecoming film on July 9th.

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Arc Reactions 75 – Wonder Woman (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!
We talk about Wonder Woman from Warner Brothers and DC Comics. We talk about the plot, the villain, the supporting cast and more.

Photo credit – wonderwomanfilm.com

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Episode 41 – Who Is The Black Panther?

Episode 06 – Wonder Woman: Gods and Monsters

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions – 76 – Turncoat on July 2nd.

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Arc Reactions – 74 – Green River Killer

We cover Green River Killer: A True Detective Story from writer Jeff Jensen and artist Jonathon Case. This graphic novel from Dark Horse Comics covers the the story of Tom Jensen as he spent 20 years searching for and working to convict Gary Ridgeway, the Green River Killer. We talk about the stylistic choices of the comic, serial killers, and more.

TALKING POINTS
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Stylistic choices (12:03)
Out of order storytelling (17:54)
The Cops (21:20)
Psychology of the GRK (30:45)
History with Serial Killers (39:30)

Our next podcast will be our review of the Wonder Woman film on June 11th.

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Arc Reactions – 73 – Baker Street Peculiars

Dylan and John cover Baker Street Peculiars from Kaboom studios. We talk about the good, the bad, and the incarnations of Sherlock Holmes that we have seen and read.

BAD THINGS
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The mystery (10:02)
Rajani’s threats to leave the group (13:38)
Amount of British slang (14:50)
GOOD THINGS
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Cast of Characters (17:26)
Lessons and Messages (19:06)
Presentation of the book (21:26)
The Villain (25:51)
Additional topics
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Various incarnations of Sherlock Holmes (29:31)
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Our next podcast will be our review of the Wonder Woman film on June 3rd.

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