Comic Book Central – Episode #170: Bill Mumy

It’s a good thing – a REAL good thing – when actor/musician/author/comic book kid Bill Mumy drops by to start off my celebration of the landmark sci-fi series, Lost In Space! Warning! Warning! Pop culture explosion imminent!
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Comic News Insider Episode 751 – CNI Jax Beach!

Comic News Insider: Episode 751 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces.

Reviews: Elektra Vol 4 #1, Highlander American Dream #1, Jim Henson’s Power of the Dark Crystal #1, Justice League of America Vol 5 #1, Agents of SHIELD

Jimmy returns to his home town of Jacksonville, FL and reunites the Jax Beach posse of Ashley Lanni and Ted Carruba. They chat about the nerd wins at The Oscars and Jimmy and Ashley go on about their love for both Zootopia and Moana.  News includes: IDW is publishing a Jack Kirby artist edition book, Matt Reeves WILL direct the solo Batman film, Chris McKay is in talks to direct a solo Nightwing movie, Rob Liefeld’s Youngblood returns to Image Comics in May, American Gods will debut on Starz in late April, Siri will pretend to be the Batcomputer from Lego Batman, and Logan will be the last hurrah for both Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart in their respective roles. Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!

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Radio Free Asgard 249

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This week we complete our coverage of Journey Into Mystery #102 from 1964…er…wait…no, it’s Thor: Son of Asgard #12 from 2005, but who can tell the difference? 😉 With Thor finally able to lift Mjolnir, he’s off to Hel to confront the EEEEEVIL Hela, and rescue the Lady Sif!

Comics in the Golden Age Mini Episode 6: Comics in the Silver Age

Comics in the Golden Age Mini Episode 6

Chris pulls an April Fool’s trick with this episode of Comics in the Silver Age, covering the introduction of SHIELD from Strange Tales 135.

The Comics in the Golden Age Podcast is available through iTunes and Stitcher, or at our website, comicsinthegoldenage.com.

Comics in the Golden Age Podcast Episode 25: The Star Spangled Justice Society!

Comics in the Golden Age Episode 25

Chris and Mike celebrate the Justice Society’s 75th birthday with a breakdown of All Star Comics number 16!

The Comics in the Golden Age Podcast is available through iTunes and Stitcher, or at our website, comicsinthegoldenage.com.

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This is it, True Believers! Episode 200!! This time we discuss Avengers 2 & compare it with X-Men: DoFP – Then we have a look at two short stories from the Golden Age of comics, featuring Thor and Loki! Nuff said!

Deconstructing Comics #455: Streetwise

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When Kumar was in Toronto in May and met up with Koom, one topic that came up was a 2000 anthology book called Streetwise, featuring autobiographical stories by a number of well-known comics artists (including Jack Kirby, Sergio Aragones, Paul Chadwick, Joe Kubert, John Severin & Roy Thomas, Walter Simonson, Rick Veitch, and Barry Windsor-Smith). This week, with Kumar back in Australia, they chat via Skype/phone about an overlooked book that’s worth a look.

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Radio Free Asgard 190

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This week, it’s the Lee/Kirby Retrospective, as I give my thoughts on the entirety of the Stan Lee / Jack Kirby run, 1962 to 1970.

Super Hero Speak – #91: Tom DeFalco and Ron Frenz

This week the Dave and John sit down with one of the best creative teams to ever work in comics, Tom Defalco and Ron Frenz! They talk about some of the highlights and best moments of their careers. They tell us all about Spider-Man, Thor and  of course Spider-Girl. Ron shares with us about how he came up with the design of Superman Blue and Tom shares with us the tale of how the Clone Saga came to be. Don’t groan at that last part, because without the Clone Saga the idea of Mayday Parker, Spider-Girl, would have never been born. Plus Tom gives us a new way of looking at Thor we never thought of before. So sit back, relax and enjoy one of the best conversations ever with 2 comic book giants!

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#stumpthegeekspeak question of last week: In the mid-70s Marvel had a strange rule about wolverine involving hair. What was it?

Answer: He couldn’t have arm hair while in costume.

And the winner is Dave the Nerd! Congrats Dave you are the Geek of the Week! Follow Dave on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/DaveTheNerd_DNC

#stumpthegeekspeak question of the week: How many clone trooper suites of armor were actually produced for the Star Wars prequels?

To answer post on our FB page or tweet @SuperHeroSpeak #stumpthegeekspeak. A winner will be announced on the next episode.

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Comics in the Golden Age Podcast Episode 2: Rathcone to Red Skull!

Comics in the Golden Age Episode 2

 

Episode 2: Rathcone to Red Skull!

Mike and Chris pick apart the last two stories of Captain America Comics #1, Mike summarizes the book’s two backup shorts and, then, reflect on the somewhat bumpy ride through early Kirby.

The Comics in the Golden Age Podcast is available through iTunes and Stitcher, or at our website, comicsinthegoldenage.com.

Comic Book Central – Episode #53: Mark Evanier

From the Sweathogs to Superman...and adventures with Steve Gerber, Alex Toth and Jack "King" Kirby in between!  Writer/producer Mark Evanier is in the Lair to talk about bringing comic books to life!

From the Sweathogs to Superman…and adventures with Steve Gerber, Alex Toth and Jack “King” Kirby in between! Writer/producer Mark Evanier is in the Lair to talk about bringing comic books to life!

Radio Free Asgard 174

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This week, it’s the end of an era as we cover the very last Lee/Kirby issue of Thor! This issue features stretchy faces, Loki/Thor (or is it Thor/Loki??), some mystery inks, and Igron gets sent to the trolls!

Radio Free Asgard 172

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This week we cover Thor #177, another rather lackluster late Lee/Kirby issue. In this one,Thor spanks a horse, sacrifices an unfortunate fish, and Surtur manages to lose his horns!! Poor Surtur…