Reviews: Crow Curare #1, Joe Hills Thumbprint #1, Superman Unchained #1, True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys #1, Man of Steel
Jimmy is joined in studio by his new nerdy pal Taylor Katz and they give a looooong review of the new Man of Steel film. More Heroes Con interviews with Kevin Mellon (Suicide Sisters, Archer), Mike Maihack (Cleopatra In Space), Rachel Pandich/Ashely Lanni (Aspire). Jimmy talks about how he almost screwed up his SDCC plans, briefly mentions new SyFy shows Primeval: New World(skip it) and Sinbad (not terrible) and gives love to his girls Alie & Georgia regarding their new show on The Cooking Channel (Tripping Out with Alie & Georgia). News includes: Superman and Wonder Woman get romantical, Spider-man finds his sister, Dynamite Teams up Flash Gordon/The Phantom/Mandrake the Magician, Star Wars Land coming to Orlando and IDW gets animated…sort of! As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!
We are back again, did you miss us? WELL DIDJA? to appease the trek in all of us a full discussion is done on the first two move and the last one with a bit of other trek knowledge thrown in for good measure. TJ has a dysfunctional brain that cannot rest and always tries to cram more shit into his life, and kevin is comatose after getting full view of natalie portman’s ass. We learn that john rozum has no spine creatively and that his portfolio is not strong enough to withstand four issues of crap. and a slight discussion on the latest DC cancellations.
Join the Sidekicks Gavin and Dan as they trip through another 80’s cartoon discussion, Star Wars 3D, Wednesday comic deliveries, London MCM Expo, Thought Bubble and Idris Elba.
For review this Stack Attack we have CLiNT #2, Avengers #5, Left 4 Dead: The Sacrifice #1, X-23 #1, Nemesis #2-3 and CBGB OMFUG #1-2.
Secrets and Lies this week is brought to you by misdirection and subterfuge, he never saw it coming! Dan continues with his latest Knowing Me, Knowing You selection with Scott Pilgrim vol.2. Don’t forget to listen past the outro music for the now world famous* Sidekickcast out-takes.
I’m back in the hosting seat this episode! Pick Of The Week goes to Geoff Johns & Francis Manapul for The Flash #5 (DC). Fast Five picks include Hulk #25 (Marvel), Fables #98 (Vertigo), Green Lantern Corps #52 (DC), Nemesis #3 (Icon), and Secret Avengers #5 (Marvel).
Yes, it’s a little longer than usual, but that just means you get even more of my ugly-mug!
It’s back to basics in the best possible way as regular Sidekickcast hosts Dan and Gavin geek out for the first time in a while with some talk about new Who, Captain America casting, Shadowlands and of course comic books.
This episode’s Stack Atack sees the boys look at Nemesis #1, Blackest Night #8, X-Men: Second Coming #1 and New Avengers: Military Exclusive #8.
The comic book news quiz that is Secrets and Lies powers on with a snapshot of some of the news to come out of Wondercon 2010. Knowing Me, Knowing You makes a triumphant return with the double header of Akira for Gavin and Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8 for Dan but which will come out on top? And finally the Sidekicks take a look at American Born Chinese as part of the listener appreciation programme we like to call Dig This! Don’t forget to listen past the outro music to hear how crap we actually are when not cleverly edited.
Finally, things get back to normal after the Emerald City ComiCon coverage: Greg and Pete discuss digital comics, and Kevin and Jason discuss the latest happenings in comic news. If you have comments, please stop by our site and share them with us.
Well kevin is away so you know what that means, Lots of Comic Talk, Wha, HUH?!?! yep the boys surprise everyone with a deep dark discussion of Blackest Night 8, but you have to wait till the end there to get your fix. Luckily for you the journey to the end is just as glorious as the end itself. We talk Movies (Sherlock Holmes, Ninja, Star Trek: Insurrection), we talk Children’s Shows (Yo Gabba Gabba, and TMNT the movie), and we talk bodily fluids, Well just boogers this time but damnit it still counts. TJ recounts the sad tail of being too fat to ride a rollercoaster, and the trick that amusements parks play on fat people. We learn more about TJ’s daughter as he explains her state of mind on heaps of sugar. Then comes the comics, oh the fantastic comics. Haunt Volume 1, Savage She Hulk #1, DMZ Volume 7, Nemesis #1, Demo, Brave and the Bold #34, and then comes the Blackest night discussion that you have been waiting for since 4 sentences ago.
In this double sized episode Aitch, Elden and special guest Will discuss Vampirella’s licence being bought by Dynamite Entertainment, Xbox 360 Pimping, Captian America being cast and ticket hikes of 3D movies. Scott Shelby from Heavy Rain as a breathing living being is caught tangling the webs, The guys give a not so favorable first impression of Final Fantasy XIII but God of War 3 is godly also the Longbox Beta is discussed. In comic reviews, Aitch discusses, Mark Millar’s Nemesis 1, Siege 3 as well as the Dark Avengers 15 and Thor 608 tie in. Lastly the guys have a roundtable discussion of the summer movies for 2010
No Pick Of The Week this week, but fear not! There’s still an awesome Fast Five to talk about. Fast Five picks include Nemesis #1 (Icon), Scalped #36 (Vertigo), The Guild #1 (Dark Horse), Thunderbolts #142 (Marvel), and Green Lantern #52 (DC).
Special announcement about the next step forward for the podcast at the end!