Arc Reactions – 68 – Logan (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! Dylan and John discuss Logan, the latest film from Fox. This is the last film featuring Hugh Jackman as the Wolverine. Did he go out with a bang? How was X-23? We talk about this and more. If you would like to download the episode, right click and Save As ARP-68-Logan.mp3 Our […]








Arc Reactions – 67 – ECCC 2017 Recap

Dylan and John discuss Emerald City Comicon 2017 and share their experiences with the event. We talk about panels we saw, people we chatted with, and what Reed Pop is doing well and where we could see some improvement. AS MENTIONED ———————– Stan Lee honored for his military service   Our next podcast will be Logan […]








Arc Reactions 66 – Spawn

Arc Reactions Podcast goes back to 1992 to cover Spawn, issues 1-5. We take a look at one of the iconic characters from the 1990s comic boom. We talk about the comic, the animated series, and a little bit about the movie. Talking points —————– BAD THINGS —————- The Violator (2:10) Story (4:22) GOOD THINGS […]








Arc Reactions – 65 – Torchlight Lullaby

Torchlight Lullaby, a graphic novel by Ryan Fisher is an all ages tale that tackles a very difficult topic in an expert fashion that makes it enjoyable for both young and old alike. This is the story of a young girl who travels to a magical land and encounters many creatures both good and not […]








Arc Reactions – 64 – Alias

Alias is the comic that introduces Jessica Jones to the Marvel universe. We cover the whole series in this episode. This comic has some unique elements that we really enjoyed, but also has some flaws that we talk about. TALKING POINTS ———————— BAD THINGS —————— Purple Man (8:24)   GOOD THINGS ——————– Jessica Jones (24:24) […]








Arc Reactions – 63 – Star Wars: Rogue One

SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!!! Dylan and John are joined by Travis Bundy of Creators Edge Press to discuss Rogue One, a Star Wars story. We talk about the characters, the plot, and more.   As Mentioned —————— ARP – 41.1 – Star Wars Episode 7 ARP – 60 – Doctor Strange (film)   If […]








Arc Reactions – 62 – Luke Cage

SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!!! SPOILERS!! Dylan and John discuss the Netflix original series, Luke Cage from Marvel Entertainment. They talk about what the show did well, but also areas that they could have improved.     As Mentioned —————— ARP – 61 – Doctor Strange: The Oath ARP – 41.1 – Star Wars Episode 7 […]








Arc Reactions 61 – Doctor Strange: The Oath

Doctor Strange: The Oath by Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martin is our topic work for this oversized episode. We are joined by our friend Tobiah Panshin to talk about wizards, magic, the great Steve Ditko, and more. Talking points ————– Night Nurse Film Noir Trope (13:07) Doctor Strange (43:24) The relationship between science and […]








Arc Reactions – 60 – Doctor Strange (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! John is joined by Cade from View From the Gutters to discuss Doctor Strange from Marvel Studios. Our discussion of the film will contain spoilers for the story, so please go see the movie first and then listen to the episode. If you would like to download the episode, right click […]








Arc Reactions – 59 – Sweet Tooth part 2

Welcome to the final episode of Followup Fall for 2016. In this episode, we return to Sweet Tooth by Jeff Lemire. We talk about the world, the prophecy, the characters and more. This is a truly interesting episode where Dylan and John have very different ideas about the story. Talking points ————– BAD THINGS ———- […]








Arc Reactions – 58 – Parallax Saga

We continue our Followup Fall series with Parallax Saga. This story follows on the heels of the Death and Return of Superman story that we covered in 2014. We discuss Parallax, Kyle Rayner, women in refrigerators and more with special guest Cade from View From the Gutters.     Talking points ————– BAD THINGS ———– […]








Arc Reactions 57 – Chew 6-10

Welcome to our new series we are calling Followup Fall. In this episode we return to Chew by John Layman and Rob Guillory. We covered issues 1-5 of this story in episode 28 of the podcast. Now we are returning to the series to cover issues 6-10 of the story. This is the first in […]








Arc Reactions – 56 – Suicide Squad (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! Dylan and John talk about the Suicide Squad film from Warner Brothers and DC comics. Our discussion of the film will contain spoilers for the plot and we encourage you to see the movie before listening to the episode. If you would like to download the episode, right click and Save […]








Arc Reactions – 55 – Velvet 1-10

We discuss the first 10 issues of Velvet by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting. This female led spy story is set in a very realistic environment and focuses on a retired agent who must use her spy skills to solve a mystery. Talking points —————– Is Velvet a Ms. Male character? (11:18) Velvet’s approach to Marina […]








Arc Reactions – 54 – Denver Comiccon 2016 Coverage

We had a great time at Denver Comiccon and want to thank our friends Paul, Kaylee, and Becky for all you did for us. We have a supersize episode for you with 12 interviews for you. We talk to established professionals in the industry as well as independent publishers and hope you find some new […]