Arc Reactions – 55 – Velvet 1-10

We discuss the first 10 issues of Velvet by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting. This female led spy story is set in a very realistic environment and focuses on a retired agent who must use her spy skills to solve a mystery.

Talking points
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Is Velvet a Ms. Male character? (11:18)

Velvet’s approach to Marina (21:51)

A More Realistic Spy Story (36:16)

The plot (42:44)

The world is very real (50:28)

Naration (55:47)

Continuation past this story (1:04:41)

Letters Pages (1:07:16)

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As mentioned in the episode
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BBFB 142 – Bruce Wayne, Murderer?

Deadpool film

Winter Soldier film

BBFB 141 – Catwoman: Dark End of the Street

Cosplay artist who painted her body like comic book characters

Our next podcast will be our coverage of the Suicide Squad (film) on August 7th. Our next Bat Books For Beginners episode will be Gotham Central: In The Line of Duty on July 19th.

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Arc Reactions – 36.1 – Daredevil Season 1 discussion

Netflix Daredevil series is the topic of discussion on this special episode of Arc Reactions Podcast. Dylan and John disagree about how good the series was and have a good discussion about key plot points, characters, and possible threads carrying over to the upcoming series culminating with The Defenders.

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

If you have not seen the show, there are spoilers to the plot within this episode.

Talking points

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Daredevil/Matt Murdock (1:13)
Karen (8:49)
Foggy Nelson (17:27)
Wilson Fisk (24:41)
Story (31:52)
Fight sequences (44:54)
Foreshadowing (48:40)

 

As Mentioned
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ARP – 23 – Guardian Devil
ARP – 31 – Planet Hulk
ARP – 05 – Armor Wars

 

 

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Our next release will be June 16th when we will be covering Huntress: Cry For Blood on Bat Books For Beginners.

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Arc Reactions – 34 – The Wake

The Wake gives us a nautical based story with strong characters and an intriguing mysterious creature that is terrorizing mankind. We look deeply at the ending of the story and do our best to explain some of the unclear elements and discuss the characters, science and mythology woven into this tale.

Talking Points
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BAD
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The Ending (28:31)
The Governess (48:35)
Storytelling style (52:22)
GOOD
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Strong female characters (1:04:46)
Good use of science (1:09:50)
Good use of mythology (1:13:32)

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Please join us May 2nd and May 3rd for our Age of Ultron movie review and Billie Loves Nibbles by Creators Edge Press.

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