The Comic Frontline Crew returns for another fun-filled episode of Comic Frontline Live! And Marvel apparently knows who we are!
In this episode we discuss the Runaways teasers Marvel has been releasing, Supergirl’s cast, Venom’s 150th issue, Action Comics, and more.
Plus, we share our Top 5 and worst pick, cover of the week, most anticipated and the viewers show Gonzogoose some more love!
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Reviews: Bug: The Adventures of Forager #1, Misfit City, Star Wars: Screaming Citadel #1, Riverdale finale
Jimmy is joined in studio by Jon Hoche and Tess LaCoil in the rotating co-hosts chair. Jimmy just returned from TCAF and has lots of stories to tell! He got many an interview and moderated 2 panels that you will hear over the next couple of weeks. News includes: Superman will go up against Dr. Manhattan in Doomsday Clock, a live-action Judge Dredd show is on the way, Donald Glover is showrunning an animated Deadpool series, the Disney Channel is making a musical about zombies, Green Lantern may be in the Justice League movie, Reggie Mantle has been recast in Riverdale and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!
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Reviews: Adam Strange Future Quest Special #1, Booster Gold Flinstones Special #1, Green Lantern Space Ghost Special #1, Suicide Squad Banana Splits Special #1, X-Men Prime #1, Sleepy Hollow season finale, The Walking Dead season finale
Jon Hoche is back to co-host in this very lengthy episode! Jimmy went to MoCCA Fest over the weekend and gives his recap. He got 4 great interviews from the likes of Penelope Bagieu, Falynn Koch, Julia Alekseyeva and Matthew Loux. You’ll hear his great chat with Penelope in this episode! They talked about her recent book from First Second called California Dreamin’, some of her past/upcoming work, how she’s a drummer in a band, her dislike of erasers and more! Such a fantastic interview that you’ll be sure to enjoy. News includes: Gerard Way ensures that more Doom Patrol is coming, a Beetlejuice musical is in the works, Joss Whedon may write/direct/produce a solo Batgirl film, Seth Rogen is set to bring Robert Kirkman’s Invincible to film, a new Invader Zim, Scott Snyder explains Dark Nights: Metal and more! Come back later this week to hear a MoCCA Fest interview special with Julia and Matthew. And then hear the interview with Falynn in next week’s regular format show! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!
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Jim and Eric try to figure out Titans Annual and have a laugh or two along the way. Enjoy! Continue reading
Part 1: News
Part 2: Top 5
Every week the Comic Frontline crew unites to do a LIVE Show through Google Hangouts where we discuss the news and comics of the week and have some fun while doing it!
This week the crew is down two as they discuss: Jughead howling at the moon, IDW doing CLUE, the return of Zodiac Starforce, Edge of Venom-Verse, Amy Acker joining the X-Men pilot, more casting news, Riverdale renewed, and much more!
Plus Worst Pick, and The Top 5 comics of this week, Most Anticipated 3 comics for next week, let your voice be heard in our weekly poll https://goo.gl/r1mZnv and more!
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I’ve got a real treat in store for you in this week’s episode, #265! Prolific and excellent comics writer Ron Marz is here, and he discusses Ominous Press, where he’s working with Bart Sears as they create, as they like to call it, “Relentless. Powerful. Comics.” We talk about Ron’s previous storytelling, including his creator-owned books, as well as what he’s doing now with Ominous. He also lets us know what projects he’s working on that he can tell us about as well as how his start in the business has prepared him for today’s industry. The Ominous Press website is at this link, but the best source for info is at their Facebook page, and you can keep up with Ron on Twitter. He’s got a lot of great things to say, so don’t miss this episode!
Reviews: God Country #1, Khaal #1, Superman Vol 5 #14, U.S. Avengers #1, Unstoppable Wasp #1, Emerald City series premiere, Sleepy Hollow S4 premiere
Jimmy is joined in studio again by the Jon-uary co-host, Jon Hoche! Batman joins the boys in the beginning but has to be sent away early. They chat about last week’s Best of 2016 show and you should go check it out if you missed it! News includes: The Green Lantern Corps movie is in the works, Tangled: Before Ever After will bridge the gap between the movie and the new series debuting on Disney Channel, a new gibbon species has been named after a Star Wars character, Superman gets another costume upgrade, a Marvel Secret Empire tease reveals more, the next X-Men film may be called Supernova, FX’s Y: The Last Man may finally have a script coming, an upcoming Rogue One comic series will expand upon the movie and more!Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!
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Just in time for Halloween, Travis joins me to discuss our favorite magical comic book characters. Who will make the cut? Dr. Fate or Dr. Strange? Etrigan or Hellboy? Listen to find out! But first we briefly talk about the passing of Steve Dillon and then chat about the fantastic artist who’s coming to the 2017 Emerald City Comicon: José Luis García-López!
Who are your favorite magical characters? Let us know!
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- Travis’s YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/oddfellowsthoughts
- Travis’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/the_gaunt_man
- Here’s the brief discussion Travis and I had about the 2010 Zatanna series (from 2011).
This week, you’ll hear my interviews with many terrific DC Comics creators, all of which took place at this year’s New York Comic Con from October 6 through 9! You’ll hear my chat with Shea Fontana from DC Super Hero Girls followed by my interview with Superwoman creator Phil Jimenez. After that is Tom King from Batman, then Joshua Williamson returns to discuss The Flash. Next up Robert Venditti is back on this podcast, this time talking about Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corp, followed by John Semper Jr., scripter for Cyborg. Then everything concludes with my talk with MAD Magazine Editor John Ficarra, who talks about some interesting directions the magazine is doing in. Again, special thanks to Charlotte Sandler from BH Impact and the folks at DC Comics’ publicity! You’ll find the sequence and times you can hear each interview during the podcast below:
- Shea Fontana, DC Super Hero Girls 1:24
- Phil Jiminez, Superwoman 10:08
- Tom King, Batman 18:45
- Joshua Williamson, The Flash 28:19
- Robert Venditti, Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps 39:23
- John Semper, Jr., Cyborg 49:20
- John Ficarra, MAD Magazine 59:22
We continue our Followup Fall series with Parallax Saga. This story follows on the heels of the Death and Return of Superman story that we covered in 2014. We discuss Parallax, Kyle Rayner, women in refrigerators and more with special guest Cade from View From the Gutters.
Women in Refrigerators (8:19)
Rise of Parallax (14:29)
Execution of the story (21:24)
The Guardians (42:44)
Hal Building Coast City as a Construct (48:12)
Kyle Rayner, the Greatest American Green Lantern (54:38)
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Our next podcast will be Bat Books For Beginners 146 – Batman: Dead Reckoning on Tuesday, September 20th. Our next Arc Reactions episode will be Sweet Tooth 12-17 on October 2nd.
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I chat a bit with Damian, sleepyreader666, about the wonderful comic books shops we visited in Portland, OR, before we dive into the first offerings of DC’s Rebirth.
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Brant and Chris go it alone as they discuss some of the news coming out of San Diego Comic-Con International 2016!
First up, they talk about a couple of DC/IDW crossovers. Then they talk some general Marvel stuff from a few panels. After that, it’s into four DC panels from Thursday and Friday. Finally, they discuss IDW’s Revolution.
Coming up, Coming Out and Going On closes out the show as they talk the return of TWO Zone 4 podcasts!
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