In this episode the guys discuss an ass hat that bashes the comic book industry yet cameoed in a comic book movie, that’s right Bill Maher is at it again! Plus they discuss the Birds of Prey teaser, if the Black Widow solo movie will be rated R and whether or not Black Panther will won the Oscar. All this and so much more, enjoy!
To me, my X-Men! Kris joins Ian for a late night conversation on the latest movie in the up and down X-Men franchise of movies, X-Men: Days of Future Past. We go into what makes this one work, what could have been done a little bitter, the retcon oh the retcon, the diversity of new characters, new meeting old, Rogue’s deleted scenes, the very end of the movie and what’s to come, and the X-franchise trying to play nice with Fantastic Four. And Sentinels outside of a Danger Room sequence! Woo!
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It’s Jimmy’s birthday so Producer Joe joins in at the last minute for a special festive episode. They chat about the birthday bash…well, what Jimmy could remember. News includes: Mike Carey will write an X-Men OGN, Gal Gadot is cast as Wonder Woman in Man of Steel sequel, Veronica Mars movie gets a release date, a new X-Men film called X-Men: Apocalypse is coming and a new Terminator TV series that ties into the upcoming film is on the way. Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!
Jimmy flies solo for a quickie this week as guest co-host canceled at the last minute. And believe it or not, there is no more San Diego Comic Con coverage! Jimmy gets a late night visitor, gets some inside scoop on the X-Men: First Class sequel, remembers director/producer Tony Scott and thanks Producer Joe for all of the San Diego Comic Con episode producing. News includes: Colleen Doran is adapting a Neil Gaiman short story into a graphic novel for Dark Horse, the Robot Chicken DC Comics Special is coming, The Avengers sequel gets a release date, The Boysends in November with a super-size issue, Warner Bros. and WWE Studios announce a Scooby-Doo/WWE animated feature, and Whilce Portacio returns to creator-owned comics with Non-Humans. As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!
In this episode, Aitch and the crew dissect the new direction the DC is taking with the relaunch coming this fall. Along with this they also discuss the cancellation of V, the crew gives some thoughts about the upcoming E3, as well as some surprising reactions to Isaiah Mustafa’s bid for Luke Cage, Pirates of the Caribbean 4, and X Men First Class. Speaking of X Men, if you want to win some TPBs, listen in and be the first to e mail us to claim a prize. We also have some great comic reviews form Greg and Mike and as always, Mike’s Top 5 closes out the show.