Jimmy journeys out to the Garden State (New Jersey) to find the podcast wife Erica Schultz! She returns after a long absence and they record in the remote CNI studios chatting about Jimmy’s first Ren Faire, Batman Day and a big nerd win at The Emmys. News includes: Margot Robbie will produce and star in a Harley Quinn spinoff film, Valiant Comics will have cat cosplay variant covers, Mariko Tamaki and Nico Leon are the creators behind an upcoming new Hulk series focusing on Jennifer Walters, Todd MacFarlane confirms a new Spawn movie, Simon Bisley is returning to Lobo, a new Kate Bishop Hawkeye series is on the way and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!
Happy Father’s Day! Pick Of The Week goes to Rob Williams, Matteo Buffagni & Riley Rossmo for Daken: Dark Wolverine #10 (Marvel)! Fast Five picks include 28 Days Later #24 (BOOM! Studios), Invincible #80 (Image), Cinderella: Fables Are Forever #5 (Vertigo), Batgirl #22 (DC), and Darkwing Duck #13 (Kaboom!).
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Sidekickcast this week is brought to you this week by the art of manga and the number one. Joining regular Sidekickcast hosts Dan and Gavin is the new manga sidekick, Niall Ryan Sharpe. We lead out with some news on Sugar Glider #1, Uncanny X-Force, Man of Steel and The Walking Dead.
Only number ones or one-shots for Stack Attack reviews including Infinite Vacation #1, Green Wake #1, Nonplayer #1, Undying Love #1, Book of The Skull and Fear Itself #1.
The comic news quiz with a twist, Secrets and Lies takes it’s toll on our guest as avid home-player, Niall, finds out it’s not quite so easy in the Danger Room. Dig That! makes a ramatic return to the cast as we go all manga and take a look at Naruto vol 43! Don’t forget to listen past the outro music for some hilarious out-take action.
Join your hosts Gavin Jones and Dan Marshall ably assisted by the artist formerly known as X-Centric Ned AKA the Sidekickcast as they take Secrets and Lies; the comic book news quiz with a twist, on the road again. This time it’s WAR with Artist vs Writers vs Cardiff International Comic Expo. Heading up the writer’s team is Chris Lynch with Paul Cornell and Rob Williams. Captain on the artist’s team is Stuart Tipples with Mike Collins and Charlie Adlard. Of course Dan will be getting amongst the people to represent those really in the know, you, the fans. Whose Side Are You On?