Walter White as the new Dr Who, Orson Scott Card disappears and Appleman: “WAAR! WAAR! WAAR!”

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NSFW!!!!

Early drop but a short one (we apologize for those of you who like our normal filibuster eps) but we’ll be back to our normal long-form show by the next drop.

Now let’s get onto it!

 

Gene Hackman IS The Wolverine

 

UFP Crew Questions

–          Battle Royale/The Hunger Games

–          The Best Doctor (Who)

–          Orson Scott Card disappearing act

–          Comic titles we’d take over and what we’d do with them

 

NEWS!

British comic Mel Smith’s passing (R.I.P.)

Glee’s song tribute to Corey Monteith along with some song suggestions

South Australian boy pretends to be girl on Facebook and gets friends to send him nudes

 

NERD NEWS!!!

Eisner Awards!

Best Series – Saga

Best Writer – Brian K Vaughan

Best Writer/artist – Chris Ware

Best Penciller – David Aja and Chris Samnee (Tie)

Best Covers – David Aja

Best Coloring – Dave Stewart

Best Kids Publication – Adventure Time

Best Graphic Album – Building Stories

 

Simpsons/Family Guy crossover!

South Park: Stick of Truth will NOT feature DLC content

Agents of SHIELD first ep debut at SDCC

First footage and trailer for the Robocop remake

Kick Ass 2 red band trailer

Simpsons and Futurama crossover

Hellboy 3 to come

Prometheus comic from Dark Horse

Halo comic from Dark Horse

Tomb Raider by Gail Simone

Venture Bros art book

The Maxx and Hellboy artist editions

New ongoing Nightcrawler book

Deadpool Vs Carnage

Wolverine: Origin 2

Batman and Son animated movie

Assault on Arkham animated movie

Mark Gatiss cast in Game of Thrones

Tom Taylor steps up to writing on Earth 2 and Doom Patrol

Comic Book Pitt #116 – Hot Button Topics

Thanks to Valentine’s Day, we had to push this episode to Saturday, so if you were missing this week’s CBP, blame love.

Dan and Jared talk about some topics that have been burning up the internet recently, including Orson Scott Card’s new writing assignment, Marvel movie casting news, and Justice League movie woes.

Comic books discussed this week include The Fearless Defenders #1, Hit Girl #5, Snapshot #1 (of 4), Superior Spider-Man #3, and Green Arrow #17.

Comic Book Pitt theme music is by Nik Furious. You can find more of Nik’s music at NikFurious.com.

 

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Email us at comicbookpitt@gmail.com or call our voice mail line at (412)450-0CBP (0227).

Thanks for listening!

Randumb Idiocy Episode 66 – It’s raining spiders!!

Writers James Ninness, Marcel Losada and Michael Drace Fountain are in the virtual studio discuss the odds and ends of geek culture and to promote their Kickstarter In Sanity, Az.

Support In Sanity, Az –  http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/879969337/in-sanity-az-horror-comic-book-anthology
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