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.

Talking points
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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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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.

Show notes
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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)

As Mentioned

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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)

As Mentioned
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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)

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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

As Mentioned
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Episode 41 – Who Is The Black Panther?

Episode 06 – Wonder Woman: Gods and Monsters

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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)
As Mentioned

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Our next podcast will be our review of the Wonder Woman film on June 3rd.

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Arc Reactions – 72 – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (film)

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We talk about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 from Marvel Studios with our good friend Cade Reynolds. We talk about what we liked and what we didn’t in the latest film from Marvel.

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As Mentioned
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Why Marvel Movie Music is Unremarkable

Arc Reactions – S13 – Guardians of the Galaxy (film)

 

Our next episode will be Arc Reactions – 73 – Baker Street Peculiars on May 14th.

 

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Arc Reactions – 71 – Iron Fist (Netflix)

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We talk about the Netflix Iron Fist series and discuss the characters, the fights, the pacing, and what might be coming next.

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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions – 72 – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 on May 7th.

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Arc Reactions – 70 – Kaijumax Season 1

WARNING! In this episode we talk about a sexual assault scene in Issue 4 of this story. We will provide a trigger warning before we begin talking about it and our show notes will have the time stamps of when we start talking about it and when we finish talking about it.

Kaijumax is a story about giant monsters (Kaiju) that are imprisoned on an island with guards who can grow into giant superheros. We talk about the world building, the tone of the book, the humor, and more.

BAD THINGS
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Made up curse words and slurs (14:16)
Electrogar’s rape scene (17:29)
GOOD THINGS
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Aftermath of Jeung Killing a Kaiju (22:20)
World Building (26:35)
Humor (34:18)
OTHER THINGS
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Tone of the book (36:46)

 

Our next podcast will be our review of the Netflix Iron Fist series on April 16th.

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Arc Reactions – 69 – Power Rangers (film)

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We cover the Power Rangers reboot by Haim Saban on this episode. We take a nostalgia trip back to our childhoods when we watched the show. Does the movie live up to the hype? What did we like about it? What did we dislike? Check out the episode and see what we think.

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Arc Reactions – 68 – Logan (film)

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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.

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