This week the guys welcome comic book writer Chuck Dixon into the Super Hero Speak lair (yes, you didn’t know we had a lair). Chuck talks about his amazing career and what it was like creating one of Batman’s most iconic villains, Bane! Plus some nonsense about football and commercials and a whole lot more. So please sit back, relax and enjoy!
So they revealed that Bane is going to be on GOTHAM this season, and it looks like you can beat him by throwing a cat at him! The guys discus this along with Netflix cancelling Luke Cage, Dick Grayson is changing his name, and Lex Luthor too appear on Supergirl. All of this, plus they discuss the mess around Bleeding Cool and Vox Day and much more! So sit back and enjoy!
Jimmy attended the press room for Lego DC Super Villains and chatted with Arthur Parsons (Head of Design, TT Games), Kevin Conroy (voice of Batman), Julie Nathanson (voice Silver Banshee), Fred Tatasciore (voice of Solomon Grundy, Clayface, Black Adam, Killer Croc), Ames Kirshen (VP, Interactive & Animation, DC Entertainment), Justin Ramsden (Designer, Super Heroes, The LEGO Group). What villains are in the game? Any surprise appearances? How did the game come about? Tune in the find out! No regular format show over the next few weeks. Just the awesome and massive SDCC coverage!! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!
Episode #334 features one of my all-time favorite comics writers, Doug Moench! We have a candid, fun and enlightening conversation about everything from how he started writing to Batman to Bane to Master of Kung Fu to the current Kickstarter project for Aztec Ace: The Complete Collection, 500+ pages of comics greatness! Thanks so much to Drew Ford and IDW’s It’s Alive imprint for making this interview possible! Be sure to support this great Kickstarter even though they’ve already passed their initial goal – here come high-power stretch goals! The project concludes on Friday, June 29, at 1:41 p.m. ET, so be sure to pledge your support now!
Every week the Comic Frontline crew unites to do a LIVE Show through YouTube Live Stream where we discuss the news and comics of the week and have some fun while doing it!
This week there’s no news due to the Cullen Bunn E-Panel conducted prior to the show. So join us for a brief discussion on Free Comic book Day, plus this week’s Worst Pick, Top 5, Cover of the Week, Most Anticipated and more!
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Heading towards our 100th episode, we are making some big changes at RBDHB. Starting with we now have a new intro song for RBDHB by the awesome Gutler! Listen to it in all it’s glory right here and be sure to check out his music! Also be sure to download the track, cause it is free!
A fun interview with the artist that made our new intro music for RBDHB. We talk the new song, playing Magic and we get hyped about Superior Spiderman!
DC comics published Knightfall in 1993 in Batman and Detective Comics. This story is one of the most famous Batman stories and we were excited to read and discuss this. In this episode, we talk about the key players (Batman, Bane, Robin, and Azrael) as well as the choices the writers made in telling the story.
Joker teaming up with Cornelius Stirk and Scarecrow (14:00)
Too many references to ‘exhausted’ Batman (18:50)
Where was the Bat-Family? (22:00)
Grounding in reality (26:30)
Porsche crash (33:10)
Fight differences between Batman issues and Detective issues (35:20)
Villains used in the story (42:30)
Robin’s role (48:50)
Azrael (Jean Paul Valley) (1:11:05)
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