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This week we wrap up our coverage of the Secret Wars cross-over, with Thors #4! In addition to the end of the story, this issue features the return of Girl Thor, lots of fighting, and even a Man-Beast/Super-Beast cameo!

Enjoy, and see you in late June!! For more info on what I’ll be doing over the hiatus, see gofundme.com/tomsbigwalk !! Excelsior!

Radio Free Asgard 229

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It’s issue #3 of Thors this week, as we continue our look at this Secret Wars crossover! Loki gets interrogated! Ultimate Thor discovers a pile o’ Janes Foster (is that anything like Bananas Foster?!) There are zombies!! What more needs be said?

Radio Free Asgard 228

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This week we continue to look at 2015’s “Thors” series with issue #2! With Beta Ray Thor dead, the Thors need to figure out who’s responsible for killing all the Jane Fosters (Janes Foster?) – See the Thors fight Hulks, Morbiuses (Morbii?) and more!

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This week we shift gears again, as we  look at the first issue of the Secret Wars mini-series Thors, which features a veritable pleTHORa of thunder gods! ….as cops!!… yeah…. It’s all more fun than it sounds, so don’t miss it!

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #271 Part V: 2013 Superman Celebration Interviews!

Top row L to R: Jim Hambrick, Bruce Scivally and Brett Breeding. Bottom row, L to R:  Ron Frenz, Chris Sprouse and John Read.

Top row L to R: Jim Hambrick, Bruce Scivally and Brett Breeding.
Bottom row, L to R: Ron Frenz, Chris Sprouse and John Read.

This episode is comprised of the interviews I conducted at the 2013 Superman Celebration between Friday, June 7 – Sunday June 9, 2013. The time stamp for the beginning of each interview is in parentheses.

– Jim Hambrick (5:37) is the owner of the Superman Museum and store and the Americana Hollywood Museum.

– Bruce Scivally (15:45) is the author of BILLION DOLLAR BATMAN and SUPERMAN ON FILM, TELEVISION, RADIO & BROADWAY.

– Brett Breeding (24:16) Superman inker during the 1990’s.

– Ron Frenz (35:43) artist for Superman in the mid to late 1990’s and Spider-Girl artist in the 2000’s.

– Chris Sprouse (52:22) artist of the backup stories in the New 52 ACTION COMICS Grant Morrison issues.

– John Read (1:10:04), curator of the ONE FINE SUNDAY IN THE FUNNY PAGES exhibit of over 100 comic strips, all published on the same day. His exhibit will be on display all month at the Bay County Library in Panama City, Florida during the month of August 2013. He will also be a guest at CreativeCon on Saturday, August 24, 2013, also at Panama City’s Bay County Llibrary.

Next Episode: 2013 SUPERMAN CELEBRATION WRAP UP!

The Following Episode: MAN OF STEEL MOVIE REVIEW!

The new home for THE SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is http://thesupermanfanpodcast.blogspot.com. Send e-mail to supermanfanpodcast@gmail.com.
You can join the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST group or page on facebook, and follow the podcast on twitter @supermanpodcast.

SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is a proud member of thefollowing:
– The LEAGUE OF COMIC BOOK PODCASTERS at http://www.comicbooknoise.com/league ,
– The COMICS PODCAST NETWORK! – http://www.comicspodcasts.com/,
– The SUPERMAN WEBRING of websites, and
– The SUPERMAN PODCAST NETWORK at http://supermanpodcastnetwork !

The theme of this podcast is PLANS IN MOTION, composed by Kevin MacLeod, and part of the royalty free music library at http://incompetech.com/.

Superman and all related characters are trademark and copyright DC Comics. Any art shown on this podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and not for profit. I make no claims of ownership of these images, nor do I earn any money from this podcast.

Thanks for listening to the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST and, as always, thanks to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, creators of Superman!

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #271 Part III: 2013 Superman Celebration Artist Q & A Panel!

Panelists Left to Right in the order they sat at the panel table: (Not Pictured: Jim Hall and Art Baltazar) Chris Sprouse, Brett Breeding and Ron Frenz. (NOTE: These photos were taken on Sunday, June 10, 2013. During this panel my wife had borrowed the camera for the autograph session with Margo Kidder and Tracy Scoggins.)

Panelists Left to Right in the order they sat at the panel table: (Not Pictured: Jim Hall and Art Baltazar) Chris Sprouse, Brett Breeding and Ron Frenz. (NOTE: These photos were taken on Sunday, June 10, 2013. During this panel my wife had borrowed the camera for the autograph session with Margo Kidder and Tracy Scoggins.)

The Artist Q & A Panel featuring the main artists of Artist Alley occurred at 3:00 p. m. on Friday, June 7, 2013. Featured on the panel were Jim Hall, Art Baltazar, Chris Sprouse, Brett Breeding and Ron Frenz. The panelists answered questions from the audience and touched on topics such as the evolution of the comic book industry, their experiences working on the Superman titles and their artistic influences.

Next Episode: 2013 SUPERMAN CELEBRATION PART IV: 75 YEARS OF SUPERMAN PANEL! The focus of this panel will be the evolution of Superman’s uniform over the decades.

The new home for THE SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is http://thesupermanfanpodcast.blogspot.com. Send e-mail to supermanfanpodcast@gmail.com.
You can join the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST group or page on facebook, and follow the podcast on twitter @supermanpodcast.

SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is a proud member of thefollowing:
– The LEAGUE OF COMIC BOOK PODCASTERS at http://www.comicbooknoise.com/league ,
– The COMICS PODCAST NETWORK! – http://www.comicspodcasts.com/,
– The SUPERMAN WEBRING of websites, and
– The SUPERMAN PODCAST NETWORK at http://supermanpodcastnetwork !

The theme of this podcast is PLANS IN MOTION, composed by Kevin MacLeod, and part of the royalty free music library at http://incompetech.com/.

Superman and all related characters are trademark and copyright DC Comics. Any art shown on this podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and not for profit. I make no claims of ownership of these images, nor do I earn any money from this podcast.

Thanks for listening to the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST and, as always, thanks to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, creators of Superman!

The Fourth Wall Comics Podcast Episode 88

Cammy (from Cammy’s Comic Corner) joins the gang once again to discuss why Daytripper is most beautifully despressing comic currently on stands, why Emma Frost’s boobs are the true star of Astonishing X-Men: Xenogenesis, and why The Punisher uses such strange shotgun intimidation techniques…and all that Siege and Bruce Wayne stuff too!

intro [00:21]

indies:

  • [02:08] Daytripper #6
  • [08:18] The Sword #24

mainstream:

  • [13:04] Siege #4
  • [24:09] The Sentry: Fallen Sun
  • [26:19] Avengers – The Initiative 35 (Final Issue)
  • [30:53] The New Avengers Finale
  • [38:29] Dark Avengers #16
  • [43:36] Astonishing X-Men: Xenogenesis #1
  • [48:41] New Mutants #13
  • [54:45] Heroic Age: Prince of Power #1 (of 4)
  • [57:51] Punisher Max #7
  • [59:33] Iron Man: Noir 2
  • [1:05:42] Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #10
  • [1:08:45] Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne #1
  • [1:19:33] The Flash #2

trades:

  • [1:24:13] Sweet Tooth: Vol. 1 Out of the Woods
  • [1:26:02] Underground

outro [1:33:16]