Komicskast – #92 – THOR – Journey Into Mystery 89 – 94

Join Mr. Lyle Tucker, Van Reid, and myself Bruce Rosenberger, as we re-examine the next six Thor stories from Journey Into Mystery issues 89 through 94. After we provide a synopsis for each story, we examine the stories and art, and we try to track the genesis of a great character while also putting the […]








Komicskast – #91 – Iron Man – Tales of Suspense 39 – 44

Join Stephen, Jon Hook, and myself, as we go in depth on the first six issues of Iron Man in Tales of Suspense 39 – 44. In this episode we break the issues down with a synopsis of the story, and the folks involved in creating that particular issue. We discuss what else was going […]








KomicsKast – #90 – THOR – Journey Into Mystery 83 – 88

Join Mr. Lyle Tucker, Van Reid, and myself Bruce Rosenberger, as we re-examine the first six Thor stories from Journey Into Mystery issues 83 through 88. After we provide a synopsis for each story, we examine the stories and art, and we try to track the genesis of a great character while also putting the […]








The BOP (Bottom of the Pile) December 2, 2007 – Amish Joggers and Girl Cooties!

HERO for the holidays, find out how to donate atthe Comics Podcast Network. Besides out normal chat about what comics we bought, and what’s on “the bottom of our piles” we discuss Amish Joggers, and the, once very serious, disease of girl cooties. A great online article about Jack Cole’s Betsy and Me. The Victorian […]








The BOP (Bottom of the Pile) November 25, 2007

Stephen and I wonder aloud, what Jon does on these long weekends that he takes so often! We’ve got out own ideas! Then we talk about the comics we bought this week, HERO for the holidays, Marvels new digital online comics, and Beowulf. http://media.libsyn.com/media/komicskast/BOP_071125.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (20.4MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | […]








The BOP (Bottom of the Pile) November 18, 2007

Stephen, Jon, and I, discuss the comics we bought this week. We also discuss Beowolf, and 3D movies in general. Lastly, Jon tells us about some really disturbing toys that he ran into in a national restaurant chain’s gift shop! http://media.libsyn.com/media/komicskast/BOP_071118.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (15.8MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS








The BOP (Bottom of the Pile) November 11, 2007

Jon’s away on another secret mission but Stephen and I somehow still manage to talk for an hour and a half about what we bought this past week (and a few things we bought this week that came out on previous weeks). Interesting how two guys with similar tastes can differ in taste so much! […]








The BOP (Bottom of the Pile) October 28, 2007

As always on the BOP (bottom of the pile) Stephen, Jon, and I talk about the comics we bought this past week, and the highlights thereof. Then we get into a discussion on “writing for the trade,” and writing as a movie storyboard. http://media.libsyn.com/media/komicskast/BOP_071028.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (14.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | […]








Orphan Toons Podcast 2 The Bosko-Cast

Come join Kevin Wollenweber and me, Rachel Newstead, as we discuss our favorite song and dance man…Bosko?? Yes, that forgotten Looney Tunes and MGM star had some musical chops, and we take an in-depth look at some of Bosko’s best “musical” toons. Be sure to visit the blog The Home For Orphan Toons at http://orphan-toons.blogspot.com. […]








Speaking of Heroes… Season Two Episode Three

Stephen, Jon, and I talk about the latest episode of NBC’s Heroes, Season Two, Episode Three, as we spin this segment off into its own podcast. SPOILER WARNING – If you haven’t watched the show, you may not want to listen to this episode, because we talk about the whole show. You’ve been warned! Don’t […]








KomicsKast – #88 – Of BOP’s and Ventric Vesels…

Stephen, Jon Hook and I share our BOP’s (the bottom of our piles). In fact, while we’re at it, we share the whole pile! Jon tells us what a Ventric Vesel is! http://media.libsyn.com/media/komicskast/komicskast_88.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (13.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS








KomicsKast – 87 – Nightwing and Flamebird – Golden Age Goodness!

So you think that you know who Nightwing is, eh? Jon Hook joins me to discuss the original Silver Age Nightwing, and his partner Flamebird. We recount the first appearance and then advise you as to where you can find that story, and the subsuquent appearances of the Dynamic Duo of Kandor! Curiously, we’ve been […]








Komicskast – #76 News, San Diego Con, and BOPs!

Jon ditches us to hang out with his best friend! Stephen and I try to hide our grief while we discuss: Scott Cerderlund’s one stop comics blog: wednesdayshaul.com One stop Comic Podcast Blog: wednesdayshaul.com/comicpodcasts Derek Cowards amazing Podcast Wiki: comicbooknoise.com/wiki Comics Podcast Crossover #15 on the way! Toon-atics Episode #2 on the way! Newsarama.com: Tons […]








Komicskast – #74 – Are manga comics? 3D comics, and our BOP’s

Scott Cederlund asks why I don’t consider manga comics? 3D Comic – Action #851 The “Bottom of our Piles” http://komicskast.libsyn.com








Komicskast – #73 – Lee Kirby version of FF meet Silver Surfer, BOP

Bruce recounts Fantastic Four issues 48 – 50, the Stan Lee & Jack Kirby version of the first meeting of the Fantastic Four, the Silver Surfer, and Galactus. WARNING: If you consider my telling you the story of a 40 year old comic book, then this is spoiler filled! BEWARE, LISTEN AT YOUR OWN PERIL! […]