In part one of a four part series, ComicsVerse analyzes street level heroes and characters in comic books including Batman and Daredevil. Comics studied for this podcast include GOTHAM CENTRAL, BATMAN YEAR ONE, and DAREDEVIL. Special podcast co-hosts include: Brandon Lewis, Travis Czap, Stephen DiMaria, Andrew Benson, Gabrielle Beans, and Josh Cui.
An episode fraught with Internet issues the guys start with helping Harold with some computer issues before talking about the Steam Sale and Chad rambles on about of some DC Zero issues, two books from the upstart comic company Marvel, V for Vendetta, and we once again talk about Stephanie Brown. Mike talks about Hickman’s Avengers and claims to have spent some time as Captain Universe. Bill talks Locke and Key , Manhattan Projects, helps Chad troubleshoot some Comixology problems, and talks about Gotham Central. Harold talks about Justice League: Generations and DC Holiday Specials. The show wraps up with more video game talk and Super Hexagon. All business ideas contained in this recording are trademark pending…
The Backroom Comics crew tackle the issue of the portrayal of women in mainstream comics, and then introduce a new writer for the Backroom Podcast website, Chris Hogue. If you would like to share your thoughts, please stop by our website.
This episode is also available on iTunes and Zune.
The tales of the wedding of Schmoopie to his lovely bride Holly. Who’d a thunk that a Sunday morning wedding would still cause people to drink with reckless abandon. Dave’s Family includes clowns, Sheriffs, Bag-pipers in kilts, and of course Freddie Legs. In this episode you will learn the secret of drinking hard liquor that has never been explained before all courtesy of another friend’s Uncle. We break into comic news and discuss the creative team shakeups over at DC, JMS taking over Supes and Wonder woman, and Winnick taking over Power Girl. We discuss some comics that have been greenlit into TV shows and then we break into the reviews. Our quick shout outs go into Green Lantern Corps 46, Orc Stain 1&2, Fantastic Four 232-234, Uncanny X-Man Something (Kevin’s not in yet to help me and my horrible memory.) Follow TJ’s Advice and go buy a pack of marlboros, Bite off your thumb nail (keep the pinky for your coke habit), and pour a nice glass of Wild Turkey on the rocks. Sit back and enjoy.