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Hey, we’re here this week too! In between episodes of me packing for my upcoming move, we’re looking at Thor v.2  #28, in which our hero and the Warriors Three do some New York City sight-seeing, Sif does some ruling, the Wrecker and his Wrecking Crew hang around in a cheap motel… in costume… and someone offers to “polish Thor’s helmet”…if you know what I mean… Don’t miss it!

Radio Free Asgard 282

It’s Epsiode 282 Redux, as we recover from the Great HD Crash of ’17! In this episode we cover The Mighty Thor (v.2) #27, as Jurgens, Larsen, and Janson give us the second half of the Absorbing Man story! It’s a slug fest in a crumbling tenement with Jane Foster and Titania’s lives in the balance!

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This week we’re back to the start of the millennium with Thor v2 #26! The Absorbing Man is back! And he needs a doctor! Sif has *really* long fingers, Odin falls alseep again, Keith Kinkaid comes back long enough to be smacked in the face with a ball & chain! RFA! It’s what the doctor ordered!

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This week we wrap up the Thanos/Mangog story with Thor vol.2 #25!! In this issue, we find out how many times Dan Jurgens can recycle a single scene, how many faces Dick Giordano can re-draw, and how spoogy tears can actually be! Plus the Recorder gets blowed up real good! Don’t miss it!

Radio Free Asgard 235

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This week we’re back to that same ice planet with those same stalagmites, and the same old gang in the penultimate chapter of the Thanos/Mangog saga! Thor vol. 2 #24!!! It’s an all-action issue, with everything that entails…plus Tarakis turns into a bird! (sort of) This issue courtesy of Jurgens, Romita Jr. and Giordano! It’s Orikal-icious!

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It’s the big OOPS episode, as we go back in time and cover Thor vol. 2 #22! Why? Because we screwed up!

This issue features the Mangog and Thanos wrecking a planet of gloopy green snot people in search of the Illumination Stone! Plus.. the first appearance of a future supporting cast member!~ Don’t miss it!

Radio Free Asgard 233

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This week we look at Thor v.2 #23, featuring the return (for no apparent reason!)  of the iron-pumping Firelord! Thanos and Mangog continue their rampage, plus you get to hear me try to pronounce “X’Hoss”!! Don’t miss it, true believers!

Radio Free Asgard 232

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This week we’re wrapping up the whole Jake Olsen saga (rather a bit too conveniently) ! In the meantime, the Rigellians get trashed by Mangog! It’s the end of an era from Thor Annual 2000! Nuff said!

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Hooray! We’re back from hiatus!

And this week we celebrate by  looking at Thor vol. 2 #21!
This issue features Asgard getting beat to hell…. again… and the return of the amusingly top-heavy Mangog, alongside his new master, Thanos, as they seek to get what’s in Odin’s sceptre! Oooh my! Jane Foster returns to Asgard! Plus my thoughts on the Warcraft movie! (no spoilers)

 

Deconstructing Comics #476: Ten Years, Eleven Guests

DCP 10th AnniversaryYes, somehow it’s been ten whole years since Tim, Brandon, and Mulele sat down together and recorded the first episode of Deconstructing Comics! Rather than get the gang back together again, this time we present eleven past DCP interviewees all answering the same question: “Name an important development you see happening in comics now, good or bad, and say why you think it’s important.” Tim gets answers to this question from Stephen Bissette, Shaenon Garrity, Dan Jurgens, Chris Bachalo, Natalie Nourigat, and many more! (see entire list below)

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Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Episode 27: San Diego Comic Con, Batman and Superman

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Jim and Eric hunker down with a slew of San Diego Comic Con news and announcements, read listener mail and review most of this week’s DC Comic releases.  They also talk about Axel Rose and sucker MC’s and are joined, as usual, by Ryan Clark and Dan Stransky.

 

News from SDCC : Batman/Teenage Mtant Ninja Turtles Book, Batman & Robin Eternal, Robin War, Superman: American Alien, Coming of Supermen, Telos, Lois and Clark, Titans Hunt, Multiversity Too, Static Shock, Poison Ivy: Cycle of Life, and Batman: the Killing Joke animated movie

 

Comic Books Reviewed: Batman #42, Batman/Superman #22, Justice League of America #22, Earth 2: Society #2, Justice League United #1, Constantine: Hellblazer #2, New Suicide #10, Starfire #2, Catwoman #42, Batman: Arkham Knight #21,  All-Star Section Eight #2 and Vampirella/Army of Darkness #1

Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Episode 26: Superman, Fourth of July and Kid n Play

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Ep 26: Jim and Eric celebrate the 4th of July by talking about Kid n Play, James Hampton and Peanut Butter and Miracle Whip Sandwiches.  They also have time to discuss some DC Comics news and argue about all of the DC comic books that came out this week.  We also hear more about the Eric Shea/Ryan Clark feud in the Brightest Daycare Other Side segment and play a little game called guess the edit on Dan’s Geek News.  Enjoy!

Books Reviewed:
Action Comics #42, Green Lantern #42, Detective Comics #42, The Spire #1, Batman Beyond #2, Midnighter #2, Omega Men #2, He-Man and the Eternity #7, Injustice: Year Four #9, Green Arrow #42, Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman #41, Batman: Arkham Knight #20, Lobo #8, Bat-Mite #2 and Bizarro #2
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Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Episode 23: Batman, The Truth and the DC YOU

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While Jim and Eric tried to tighten things up last week, they are back to their old ways.  This podcast took three tries and two days to record and is a long one indeed!  The longer format gives them a chance to talk about the new Robo Batman, The Truth and every other book this week.  We also learn that Jim’s laptop may or may not have porn on it and that Eric’s 7-eleven is closing soon.  Thankfully, Dan’s Geek News and Ryan’s Other side segment break up the nonsense.
Books Reviewed:
Batman #41
Batman/Superman #21
Earth 2 Society #1
New Suicide Squad #9
Constantine: The Hellblazer #1
All-Star Section Eight #1
Injustice: Year Four #6
Batman: Arkham Knight #17
Harley Quinn #17
Red Hood/Arsenal #1
Gotham Academy #7
Detective Comics #41
Starfire #1
Catwoman #41
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Radio Free Asgard 197

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This week we cover Thor #17, part One of “The Eighth Day”!  Thor is interrupted from his battle with the Enchanters to go fight The Juggernaut using his enchanted tool! (oooh my!)  Plus we wonder ‘what are the rules when someone lifts Mjolnir’?

Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Episode 22: Justice League, DC You and The Truth

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Ep 22: This week the boys try to tighten things up, but they still get involved in nonsense.  They also talk about all the books released this week including Justice League, Action Comics, Bizarro, Batman Beyond and more.  There is also Dan’s Geek News and Ryan Clark’s Other Side segment featuring Spiderman: Renew Your Vows #1. The DC You is upon us and Jim and Eric have very mixed feelings about it!

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Books Reviewed: Justice League #41, Action Comics #41, Green Lantern #41, Midnighter #1, Batman Beyond #1, Omega Men #1, Bizarro #1 and Bat-Mite #1
Flash Forward Reviews: Injustice: Year Four #5, Batman: Arkham Knight #16, Green Arrow #41, Lobo #7 and Wonder Woman Annual #1