Arc Reactions – 35.3 – Denver Comiccon 2015 Part 2

Denver Comiccon 2015 was amazing. Dylan and John were able to interview 8 writers and artists for DC comics as well as 2 bands that were at the convention. We had so many interviews that we had to breakup this coverage into 2 episodes. In this episode, Dylan and John talk to the rest of the creators and give their final thoughts about the convention.

Show notes
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Intro – 0:00
Jorge Corona – 1:24
Steve Leialoha – 25:24
Van Jensen – 36:40

Upcoming Comicons:

The Stubby Shillelaghs Kickstarter – Critical Fail

Some pictures from the convention:

Chemistry Club

Women in Comics Panel

 

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Please join us Sunday, June 7th for the independent comic Brimstone and the Borderhounds.

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Arc Reactions – 35.2 – Denver Comiccon 2015 Part 1

Denver Comiccon 2015 was amazing. Dylan and John were able to interview 8 writers and artists for DC comics as well as 2 bands that were at the convention. We had so many interviews that we had to breakup this coverage into 2 episodes. In this episode, Dylan and John also talk about their overall experience at the convention including cosplay, people they met, and the panels they were able to attend.

Show notes
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Intro – 0:00
Marguerite Bennet – 6:00
Jeff King – 15:21
Becky Cloonan – 25:20
Chemistry Club – 35:35
Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner – 38:41

 

Upcoming Comicons:

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Please join us Sunday, June 7th for the independent comic Brimstone and the Borderhounds.

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Arc Reactions – S17 – Emerald City Comicon 2015

Emerald City Comicon 2015 was a blast. Another great year of comics, movies, television, and games all coming together to celebrate what we love. Dylan and John discuss what they enjoyed at the convention as well as a few trends they have noticed and wonder how things will change for next year. Also, they talk about some of the other shows they will be attending this year and possibly in future years.

Caricature by Mark Brill

Links to organizations and comics mentioned in the episode:

Upcoming Comicons:
Episodes mentioned:
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Please join us Sunday, April 5th for The Wake from Scott Snyder.

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ARP – 32 – Teen Titans: Judas Contract

Dylan and John discuss this classic Teen Titans tale that gives us the first appearance of Dick Grayson’s Nightwing identity and costume as well as a very disruptive betrayal by one of the members of the team.

 

Talking Points
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Bad Things
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Beast Boy (18:32)

Terra (22:27)

 

Good Things
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Cyborg (29:50)

Powers augment the hero, they don’t make him (32:25)

Deathstroke (34:15)

 

 

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Please join us in March for Fantastic Four – The Trial of Reed Richards.

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ARP – 15 – Sweet Tooth

It is another first for the Arc Reactions Podcast. We are tackling our first creator-owned property. Join us as we dive into the first 11 issues of Jeff Lemire’s Sweet Tooth. We talk about what we liked, disliked and speculate about the rest of the story.

sweet tooth copy

*****BAD Things*****

Time inconsistancies (18:58)

Gus’ dad wants to keep them isolated yet they live 100 feet from a road. (22:03)

 

*****GOOD Things*****

Art is bleak and the characters are drawn unappealing looking (25:11)

Gus (31:50)

Character Progression (40:15)

 

*****MORE Discussion******

Gus’ father writes his own Bible (47:05)

The Preserve (58:00)

Going forward questions (1:02:12)

Post-apocalyptic stories (1:04:15)

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Our next podcast will be March 30th and we will be recapping our time at Emerald City Comic Con.

 

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ARP – 14 – Reign of the Supermen

Dylan and John discuss the 1993 classic story following the Death of Superman. Steel, Cyborg Superman, Metropolis Kid, and the Last Son of Krypton are all claiming to be the real Superman. Which one will it be and how will they deal with the others. Tune in to find out and also hear what this story did well and what it did poorly.

 

 

BAD THINGS
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Suicide Slum (23:15)

Female Art (27:44)

Lex Luthor (31:31)

Superman (36:39)

 

GOOD THINGS
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Supermen (50:56)

Villain plot (1:01:18)

Metropolis Kid learning to be a hero (1:05:10)

The dynamic between Mongul and Henshaw (1:05:34)

 

Miscellaneous
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Lois Lane (1:10:44)

Henshaw’s Origins (1:14:44)

 

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Our next podcast will be March 16th and we will be covering Sweet Tooth.

 

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ARP – S07 – Seattle Geekly Interview

Dylan and John have their second ever interview on the podcast. They met up with the good folks of Seattle Geekly to record a crossover interview. The Arc Reactors interview Matt and Shannon about what their podcast is and the challenges they have faced covering the broad subject of geek culture. Then the conversation delves deep into comic books and superheroes. They discuss various types of stories and methods of story telling as well as share some of their favorite types of stories.

 

www.seattlegeekly.net

 

Website: www.seattlegeekly.net

Twitter: @seattlegeekly

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