Comic News Insider Episode 518 – Favorites of 2013!

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Comic News Insider: Episode 518 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces.

It’s our Favorites of 2013 special! We don’t say “Best of” because whom are we to say what’s best? Oh yeah, WE’RE COMIC NEWS INSIDER! Still, call it what you will, it’s our best/favorites/what we liked for 2013 in comics, TV, film and more. Jimmy is joined in studio by The Beat’s Heidi MacDonald, Erika Schultz (M3), Mike Cho and producer Joe Gonzalez. It’s a great, lengthy chat so strap in! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

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Comic News Insider Episode 506 – CNI in Slasherland!

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Comic News Insider: Episode 506 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces.

Reviews: Marvel Now What? #1, Pretty Deadly #1, Samurai Jack #1, Velvet #1, Zombie War #1, Dracula (on NBC)

Jimmy treks out to Brooklyn to the home of the Vampire Cowboys Theatre Company’s founders Abby and Qui for some pork tacos and fun times! He is joined by the director Robert Ross Parker and some of the cast (Tom Myers, Nicky Schmidlein, and Bonnie Sherman) of their current show Alice in Slasherland.  The cast gives some details about the play and some fun tidbits about the characters they play. They also chat about the Britishisms Jimmy is finding while playing GTA V and discuss the new Captain America: The Winter Soldier trailer. News includes: Cartoon Network pulls Beware the Batman, Jamie Smart is shortlisted for Roald Dahl prize, Midtown Comics opens boutique in Times Square Toys “R” Us, Charmed may magically reappear on TV, and Al Plastino learns his Superman/JFK story is for sale. As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more. Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

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Vanilla Ice struggles to maintain relevancy, crushing Katy Perry’s larynx and Mark Wahlberg is CASEY JONES!!!

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NSFW!!!!

 

Well…. If anything this episode proves that C Bomb should NEVER drink before the podcast ever again!

Anyways, on with the show…..

 

UFP Bonus goodies

C Bomb’s drinking

When even Ian McKaye says you’re “Beyond help”, you must be pretty messed up

UFP Merch ideas

 

UFP Crew Questions

–          The Fall shows we’re onto

–          The Crew’s reaction to The Walking Dead in General

–          No question too invasive, no proposition too embarrassing

–          Jackie Chan should ride a giant Australian boar to re-invigorate his career

–          Vanilla Ice struggles to maintain relevancy

–          Magical powers imbues us with the gift of Star Wars re-casting

–          Favorite comic book artists

–          Comic books into TV Shows

–          TV Show/characters into Comic Books

 

Explosive Professional Wrestling’s Re-Awakening XII!

Check it out and get tickets at www.epwperth.com

 

Special Brew’s video launch at The Bakery!

 

Comiczone’s Halloween Cosplay weekend!

 

Forgotten love and questions

 

NERD NEWS!!! (@ 1hour 26mins)

–          Captain America movie poster dropped

–          2 post credit scenes for Thor: Dark World

–          Trevor Slattery is coming back!!!

–          Alan Moore is “The Original Writer”

–          A + X ends at issue #18

–          Pre-production on the Batman/Superman film begins

–          Australians prefer single player games over multi player

–          Rockstar trolling the troll

–          Entourage much like Vanilla Ice, struggles to maintain relevancy

–          Sony requesting images of Beyond: Two Souls nudity hack

–          Wii now out of manufacture and the best and worst of the console’s run

–          Anchorman 2 trailer: Will Ferrell, you’re not funny and no-one cares

 

We go on to make the worst movie ever.

Ultimate Facepalm: UFP 1st Birthday, Prisoners movie review and New York Comic Con

NSFW!!!!

 

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We have officially turned One Year old! And with age comes wisdom…. But while we’re still waiting for that to come around, here’s the show.

 

Channel 10’s ‘Wake Up’ is now the latest disaster to arrive on our TVs

Love from our Crew and some favourite moments on the show

 

UFP Crew Questions

–          Potential Disney/DC crossovers

–          Confusing lists of Men

–          We explain the rules of “Knifey-Spooney”

–          DC Villains month wrap up

–          Comic recommendations

–          The future of UFP

 

Abysmal Hercules Trailer!

The man who donated Crystal Meth to flood victims

Sir Anthony Hopkins love letter to Bryan Cranston

 

Movie Review: Prisoners

 

Nerd News (@ 1 hour 7 mins)

–          Shit Nerds Never Say

–           NEW YORK COMIC CON!!!!

–          Plush Rocket Racoon now on Ebay for $110!

–          Miracle Man returns!!!!

–          Silver Surfer ongoing by Dan Slott and Mike Allred

–          Fantastic Four wrap up and re-launch

–          Secret Avengers by Ales Kot and Michael Walsh

–          Loki: Agent of Asgard by Al Ewing and Lee Garbett

–          Punisher by Nathan Edmundson and Mitch Gerads

–          Elektra by Zeb Wells and Mike Del Mundo

–          Ghost Rider by Felipe Smith and Tradd Moore

–          New Warriors by Chris Yost and Marcus To

–          She Hulk by Charles Soule and Javier Pulido

–          All New X-Factor by Peter David and Carmine Di Giandomenico

–          Marvel – Revolutionary War

–          Avengers Undercover by Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker

–          DC: Five years later

–          Detective Comics 75th Anniversary: Frank Miller returns

–          Batman Eternal – Stephanie Brown returns

–          Green team, Vibe and Katana cancelled

–          Kevin Smith and Walt Flanagan Batman miniseries

–          Transformers/GI Joe Series by IDW

–          Greg Rucka: Veil by Dark Horse

–          Ant Man: Joseph Gordon Levitt or Paul Rudd

–          Zach Whedon on a Serenity follow up for Dark Horse

–          Watch Dogs delayed until Q2 2014

–          Australians excited about PS4, other next gens not so much

Berserk, Batman, the Biebs, Mighty Avengers and Villains Month: Harley Quinn

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Better late than never eh?

 

Sorry for the delay on this one. Here goes…..

 

Live Tweets!

Elvis Trivia

Read Berserk if you do’t want to sleep

Best Batman story arcs

Best Elseworld stories

The Biebs as Robin

 

 

Nerd News

  • Rubbish video game characters
  • GTA V first reviews
  • Grant Gustin cast as The Flash in The Arrow and own spin off series
  • AMC confirms Walking Dead spin-off series
  • Mighty Avengers #1
  • Villains Month: Harley Quinn

Ultimate Facepalm 75: Kick Ass 2 review, Playstation 4 release and RIP Elmore Leonard

Well holy cow! It’s a bloated, seeping mass of a show for your ears! Hope you enjoy it! ^_^

 

Cloning John Lennon would make Big Brother watchable

“If you want this Le Coq Sportif jacket you’ll go and beat up all those aliens”

This has nothing to do with The Trap Door!

“Goon” mini-review

C Bomb’s dashed hope of being a national TV star

Apology to Channel 10’s “Wonderland”

 

UFP Crew questions

–          Our thoughts on ‘Olympus has Fallen’

–          Comic movie reboots

–          Card collections in our youth

–          Favorite song intros

–          The beef between New Zealand and Australia

–          Our show involved in a mind-blowing incident with Seb Sharpe for the Pod with No Name

–          Our thoughts on the election “Coverage”

–          Democracy: What of it?

–          Comics/shows/movies that had an impact on our lives

 

Kick Ass 2 review (@ 1 hour 23 mins) Some very minor/prompted spoilers

Terrible movie review competition winner!

 

Nerd News! (@ 1 hours 56 mins)

–          New Punisher mini by Garth Ennis

–          Marvel Infinity review: 4.5/5

–          More Guardians of the Galaxy voice casting news; voice of Rocket Racoon to be played by Bradley Cooper

–          Shinichiro Watanabe’s new series ‘Space Dandy’

–          PS4 release date revealed

–          Saints Row IV release delayed in Australia

–          GTA V’s rating being considered after closer examination of its Exposed Penises, Marijuana Use, and a “Brief Instance of Necrophilia”

–          Scarlet Witch Casting Moved On To Elizabeth Olsen After Saoirse Ronan Passed On Avengers 2

–          Avengers Arena ends in November and mass title re-launch

–          Nightwing revealed in Forever Evil?

–          The Killing Joke news from a Grant Morrison revelation

–          RIP Elmore Leonard

Ultimate Facepalm Episode 66: X-Force movie, Green Lantern colors and a depressed Hideo Kojima

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NSFW!!!

VERY French beginning to the show! But don’t let that stop you from listening!

 

C Bomb UNSEEING The Wolverine

Perth’s Nexus Collectables Fair

G Money is starring in the next series of Kyle XY

Make sure you check out our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/UltimateFacepalmUFP

Dirty Blonde giving C Bomb dirty looks

Homeless dudes now have no excuse to being filthy if they are near a gas station

The Vandals are FAR superior to The Offspring

 

UFP CREW Questions

–          The airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow

–          Terrible people

–          Johnny Depp’s amazing “portrayal” of a Native Americans

–          Izzy “Al Jolson” Azalea

–          Go get yourself a burrito…. But not between the hours of 3pm to 5pm!

–          What we’d do all day if we were pigs

–          Our picks for WWE Money in the bank matches

–          Zimmerman Trial Verdict

–          The Lanterns from the Green Lanterns, their powers and what to read if you’re getting back into Green Lantern

 

NEWS!

Brazilian man killed by a cow falling through his roof

A sad, pathetic narcissist is trying to sue Gucci over his $800 manbag

 

NERD NEWS at 1 hour 12 mins!!!

–          Fantomex Max ongoing series by Andrew Hope and Shaun Crystal

–          Inhumanity by Matt Fraction

–          Marvel Knights returns!!!

Matt Kindt with Spider-Man

Brahm Revel with X-Men

Joe Keatinge with Hulk

–          Summer Glau in season 2 of Arrow

–          Actor’s likenesses in comics

–          TV Shows to be perpetuated in comic form

–          X-Force movie going ahead and to be directed by Jeff Wadlow (Kick Ass 2)

–          Hugh Jackman pushing for Wolverine to feature in The Avengers

–          Sharknado: It’s dumb

–          Adam Sandler attacked by the world’s most-liked Cheetah

–          Comic-Con backpacks hurt my brain!

–          Zachary Quinto asserts Star Trek 3 could be filming as early as next year

–          Johnny Depp to star in Alice in Wonderland 2 AND Pirates of the Caribbean 5

–          New Street Fighter 4 announced Evo 2013

–          Ducktales Remastered to be released in August across the US

–          Hideo Kojima depressed by GTA V

–          New Peter Parker: Spider-Man 5 issue mini by David Morrell (Rambo)

–          Red Sonja by Gail Simone already in 3rd print (ie GET IT NOW!!!!)

Supanova Perth, Image Comics Expo and Captain Planet: THE MOVIE

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NSFW!!!

A short one (due to our Man Of Steel review) to keep you going until Sunday. Let’s have at it!

 

SUPANOVA wrap up

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We play our new game “G Money Guesses Groupon!!!!!”

UFP Crew Questions

–          Florida Vs George Zimmerman

–          Douchebags at Supanova

–          Jim Carrey about Kick Ass 2

 

NEWS!

“Comedian” Josh Thomas once again, pushes the boundary of the definition of “Comedian”

Fifi Box once again, pushes the boundary of “relevancy“

Texan teens Justin Carter hauled off to jail for bad taste FB comments

Will.i.am Vs Pharrell

 

NERD NEWS!

Neil Gaiman’s American Gods signed for 6 seasons on HBO

Vertigo releases

–          Hinterkind by Ian Edgington

–          The Discipline by Peter Milligan

–          Dead Boy Detectives By Toby Litt

–          Suiciders by Lee Bermejo (both writing and art)

Image Expo News!

–          MPH By Mark Millar and Duncan Fegredo

–          Velvet by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting

–          ODY-C by Matt Fraction and Christian Ward

–          Southern Bastards by Jason Aaron and Jason Latour

–          Black Science by Rick Remender, Matteo Scalera and Dean White

–          Deadly Class by Rick Remender and Wesley Craig

–          Alone by J Michael Straczynski and Bill Sienkiewicz

–          Lost Souls by J Michael Straczynski and Colleen Doran

–          Dream Police by J Michael Straczynski and Mike Deodato

–          The Walking Dead will be released bi-weekly

Wolverine gum that no-one should buy!

State Of Decay re-submitted to the Australian Classification Board

Ubisoft hacked!

Latest GTA V needs a little room

Mad Max will be Australian after all!

If you’re an Xbox Fanboy, be ready to be labelled a “Chikan” or “Groper/pervert” in Japan

Terminator rebooting as a new trilogy

Captain Planet: THE MOVIE!!!

Geoff Johns to write for the new Arrow series

Agents of SHIELD promos

Dark Horse to re-launch the “Aliens” franchise

Private Eye #3

 

The Mask Vs Beetlejuice, Perth’s Ghostbusters and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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Happy Mothers Day (at the time of recording)! Here is our gift as an appreciation to all the mothers out there. And if THAT isn’t a backhanded compliment I don’t know what is!

Here’s the show…. (NSFW!)

 

G Money is unwell and he apologizes somewhat

Talking about The Mask (because we love to be so current)

‘Home Malone’, ‘Karl Malone Saves Christmas’ and ‘Forever Malone’ will exist one day as the ‘Karl Malone Trilogy’

The Mask Vs BeetleJuice! Who would win? Vote on our FB poll!

We answer our UFP Crew questions!

  • 3D printed Weapons
  • Internet-famous c*nts
  • No we don’t want a toasted teacake

Perth’s own “Ghostbusters”

The Rolf Harris molestation juggernaut rolls on!

 

NERD NEWS at 55mins

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. confirmation and teaser footage

The return of 24

Avengers Assemble premiere dates and cast

Ultimate Facepalm of the Week: US cinema with horrible Iron Man 3 publicity stunt

Woman gets Zelda tattoo above her “Triforce of Power”

Selling the Sega Pluto for $15,000.00

GTA V

Star Trek Into Darkness game

Jon Hamm is The Punisher, Robert Barone was actually deaf and porn on the cob (NSFW!)

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Just so much to hate on today’s show (so business as usual really)

Let’s get it on! 

 

Altered Reality TV shitstorm

If you’re a single dude, simply become morbidly obese to get a wife

Labby and Stav need to be put into a lab and then stabbed

Lawrence Mooney is a smug jar of piss

Raymond Ramano’s brother is actually deaf

Hahn Super Dry; Fuck off!

Green Arrow DOES NOT shine bright like a diamond

UFP Crew questions!

First ever pornos

Indie comics turned into movies

Jon Hamm IS The Punisher

Thor’s helmet is nowhere to be seen!

Why do we hate everything?

Become a god to everyone or a god to just nerds?

 

NERD NEWS! at 1 hr and 01 min!

X Factor Cancelled

Gail Simone to do Plastic Man

New Shazam and Booster Gold series

Death of Wolverine

X-Men: Battle of the Atom

Spider Man 2099 Returns

Colin Firth cast in The Secret Service

Charles Soule on Thunderbolts

New Pacific Rim Trailer

New GTA V Promos