Comic News Insider Episode 856 – Hankering For Heroes Con!

Comic News Insider: Episode 856 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces.

Reviews: Dazzler X Song #1, Immortal Hulk #1, Justice League #1, Cloak and Dagger s1 premiere, Humans s3 premiere

Emily Edwards returns to co-host once again and even tries to take over as the main host! Does she succeed in ousting Jimmy? Listen in to find out! Jimmy chats about his upcoming trip to Heroes Con this weekend. He’ll be moderating 3 panels (info below) and has tons of interviews lined up. He also talks about that Fear the Walking Dead mid-season finale. Damn! They are stepping their game up! News includes: Geoff Johns steps down from executive role at DC to get back to creating w/ formation of Mad Ghost Productions, MTV is developing a live-action Aeon Flux TV series, DC Comics relaunches/rebrands Vertigo and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!

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Here are the 3 panels that Jimmy will be moderating at Heroes Con this weekend. Swing on by!

FRIDAY
5:30 pm
Room 203A
INSPIRATIONS
Jimmy Aquino (Comic News Insider podcast) moderates a motivational panel on what inspires cartoonists. Come see and hear MONICA GALLAGHER (Assassin Roommate, Ghost Friends Forever), TINI HOWARD (Assassinistas, Rick and Morty, Hack/Slash), MEGAN LEVENS (Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10, Star Trek: Boldly Go), and KATIE SKELLY (My Pretty Vampire, Nurse Nurse) talk about what inspires them to create. Thoughts on art, music, literature, TV/film, pop culture and more and how it helps them along in their creative endeavors. Come discover some new things to inspire you and maybe even share your own!
Saturday
11:30 AM
Room 208B
1:1 With Jim Steranko!
Jimmy Aquino (Comic News Insider podcast) sits down with the legendary JIM STERANKO for a fun and frank 1:1. They will discuss Steranko’s groundbreaking comics, working with other legends, film work, magic, influences, fandom and more! Come hear about the fascinating life of one of the most enigmatic people in comics! This will be a scintillating session, indeed!
Sunday
12:00pm
Room 209
BEHIND THE COVER:  A LOOK AT THE CREATIVE PROCESS WITH EISNER WINNER COVER ARTIST FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA. 
Join Jimmy Aquino (Comic News Insider podcast) and Eisner winning artist Francesco Francavilla (The Black Beetle, Afterlife With Archie) for a fun hour of illustration and chat! Francavilla will design a cover based on YOUR suggestions! Have you ever wondered how many of your favorite cover artists come up with their designs? Francavilla will break down that process for you during this entertaining panel!

X-Men Monday Ep. 52: X-mas Gift List

Ryan, Allen, Anthony, and Rob all join forces in some way or another to review all the X-Men books released last week. There is some great discussion among the episode and we thank you for taking the time to hear our rambles. Thanks for your continued support!

Intro/News (0:00), Dazzler #1 (5:54), Astonishing X-Men #12 (26:01), X-Men Red #5 (44:31), Weapon X #19 (1:10:38), X-Men Gold #29 (1:12:18), Fastball Tweets/General Discussion (1:27:39)

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Comic News Insider Episode 685 – Snowjob!

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Comic News Insider: Episode 685 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces.

Reviews: The Doorman #1 & #2, Killbox #1, Micronauts #1

Jimmy is joined in studio by good pal Jon Hoche! They talk about the recent Game of Thrones episode, The Killing Joke trailer, and the rumor of Swifty as Dazzler in X-Men: Apocalypse. News includes: Jeff Smith is bringing more Bone in July, Congressman John Lewis’ March is being adapted into an animated series, Alicia Vikander is the new Lara Croft, NBC/Universal to buy Dreamworks Animation, Marvel has ordered a Punisher Netflix series, a new SpongeBobSquarePants episode will feature the voices of the Happy Days cast,  a new animated Peanuts series is coming to Boomerang, Marvel’s Agent Carter is 99.9% canceled and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!

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Real Books Don’t Have Batman 6/11/14

Deadpool Disco. Just, Deadpool Disco. And Dazzler, and vampires. And time travel. Only $3.99.

Check out our beautiful mugs in the Webcast version of this podcast:

This week we review:
Detective Comics # 32
Superman & Wonder Woman # 9
Deadpool # 30
Justice League United # 2
Batgirl # 32
Batman: Eternal # 10

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ARP – 03 – Phoenix Saga

Dylan and John discuss the Phoenix Saga and Dark Phoenix saga from X-Men 101-108 and 129-138. Marvel Comics published these stories in 1976 and 1980.

If you want to download the episode as an MP3 for later listening, right click the link below and select Save As

Arc Reactions Podcast – 03 – Phoenix Saga.mp3

 

Talking Points

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Jean – weakest X-Man to Strongest X-Man (106?)

Professor is a coward

Did Hellfire (Mastermind) manipulate Jean to release the Dark Phoenix?

Weird fill-in issue (106 – another issue with the new team fighting the old team. same as 100)

Wolvie/Jean and Peter/Kitty romances

Best Mastermind story ever?

Storm’s ability to make her costume with her ‘powers’ (also Phoenix and Colossus at times)

Family relations (brother/cousin) being immune to your mutant power

Trope of women being incapable of handling great power and self sacrificing

The mental blocks holding back the Phoenix and allowing Jean to control it

 

First appearances

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Black Tom Cassidy (101)

Kitty Pride (129)

Starjammers (107)

Dazzler (130)

Sebastian Shaw (129)

Emma Frost (129)

Hellfire Club (129)

Senator Kelly (135, mentioned in 133)

Gladiator (107)

Storm’s Origins (102)

 

 

Our next podcast will be covering A Death in the Family and Killing Joke, both Batman tales. That podcast will be uploaded on July 28th.

 

The intro music was composed by longzijun and can be found on youtube here:

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Man of Steel, Xbox One and Kayne West’s and Stedman’s new hip hop collaboration

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NSFW!!!

 

We still haven’t caught Kony yet, but THAT doesn’t mean we can’t soothe you with our golden barbershop voices!

Onward with the bollocks!

 

G Money’s impression of Anthony Mason and other unknown people

UFP is COMING TO SUPANOVA (Perth) legitimately! www.supanova.com.au

Fave album/fave movie combo!

UFP Crew questions!

–          Going back in time: Ghost Mode

–          Best comic book movie adaptations

Miguel proves that black guys can’t necessarily jump either

Everyone in Australia has seen a paedophile dance on TV (that wasn’t Rolf Harris)

It all turns into an ouroboros of vomit and shit

Kevin Durant and Ricky Gervais ACTAULLY doing something about the Oklahoma tornado

Kayne West’s new album “Yeezus” and it’s grandiose release

Kayne West and Stedman’s “spiritual union”

Yahoo buys Tumblr and we all laugh at the sad blogger pricks

 

NERD NEWS @ 1hr and 4 mins

 

New Man of Steel trailer

Arkham Origins trailer

Almost Human starring Karl Urban

New The Lone Ranger trailer

The Rock puts his testosterone fuelled hat in the ring to play Luke Cage

Dazzler joins S.H.I.E.L.D. (and should date Booster Gold but that will never happen!)

Xbox One announced to mixed reviews and a losers bouquet of crappy release titles!

C Bomb vents his spleen about “PC Gamers”

Backroom Comics Podcast #209

The Backroom team share some first things first before taking a look at HitFix’s list of female superheroes deserving of a movie.

This episode can be played online via the flash player below or it can be downloaded from here. It is available on iTunes and Stitcher.

Gutter Trash – The SPACE Extravaganza 3

A few weeks ago, Jason and I went to SPACE – the Small Press And Comic Expo – in Columbus, OH. We had a lot of fun and recorded from our table and talked to some awesome people. We split the weekend up into three segments.

In Part 3, we talk with Paul Hornschemier (Forlorn Funnies), Nate Powell (Swallow Me Whole), and Kathleen Coyle: Dazzler fangirl.

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Comic Book Pitt Special #10 – A Brief History of Comics, Part 2

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Here is the second half of ‘A Brief History of Comics’ by Wayne Wise. Stop by and visit Wayne at Phantom of the Attic Comics in Oakland and check out some of the great books that he talked about in his lecture.

Special thanks to Colin Newby and the CMU Graphic Novel Club for organizing the lecture and for allowing us to record.

This episode’s music is by Richard Cheese and Lounge Against The Machine.

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Comics on Comics Radio # 8: The Comic Book Club

Universes collide as Comics on Comics Radio returns in our eighth episode featuring a blockbuster crossover with The Comic Book Club!

 

Host Sax Carr, along with Asterios Kokkinos (Cracked Magazine, NPR’s Marketplace) and Blair Marnell (Wizard Magazine) team up with Justin Tyler, Pete LePage, and Alex Zalben for a spectacular hour of comics and comedy!

 

In this episode, our panel examines Jeff Parker & Carlo Pagulayan’s Agents of Atlas, the War of Kings miniseries, The Flash Rebirth, the latest Justice Society of America hardcover and Star Trek Countdown before getting to the secret origins of The Comic Book Club, straight from the source!

 

You can also catch our previous episodes of Comics on Comics Radio by clicking on the names of our previous guests:

 

Rick Remender

Darick Robertson

Mark Sable

Jason Aaron

Alex Ross

Josh Howard

Joshua Dysart

 

You can also download all of the Comics on Comics Radio episodes as well as High Quality versions of the Comics on Comics Web TV series for free on iTunes.