Super Hero Speak – #292: Chuck Dixon

This week the guys welcome comic book writer Chuck Dixon into the Super Hero Speak lair (yes, you didn’t know we had a lair).  Chuck talks about his amazing career and what it was like creating one of Batman’s most iconic villains, Bane! Plus some nonsense about football and commercials and a whole lot more. So please sit back, relax and enjoy!

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Super Hero Speak – #280: Just throw a cat at him!

So they revealed that Bane is going to be on GOTHAM this season, and it looks like you can beat him by throwing a cat at him! The guys discus this along with Netflix cancelling Luke Cage, Dick Grayson is changing his name, and Lex Luthor too appear on Supergirl. All of this, plus they discuss the mess around Bleeding Cool and Vox Day and much more! So sit back and enjoy!

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Comic News Insider Episode 879 – SDCC: Lego DC Super Villains w/ Kevin Conroy/Julie Nathanson/Fred Tatasciore & More!

Comic News Insider: Episode 879 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces.

Jimmy attended the press room for Lego DC Super Villains and chatted with Arthur Parsons (Head of Design, TT Games), Kevin Conroy (voice of Batman), Julie Nathanson (voice Silver Banshee), Fred Tatasciore (voice of Solomon Grundy, Clayface, Black Adam, Killer Croc), Ames Kirshen (VP, Interactive & Animation, DC Entertainment), Justin Ramsden (Designer, Super Heroes, The LEGO Group). What villains are in the game? Any surprise appearances? How did the game come about? Tune in the find out! No regular format show over the next few weeks. Just the awesome and massive SDCC coverage!! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!



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Alternate Reality – Episode 392

Alternate Reality – Episode #392

In this episode we review:

I Hate Fairyland #20
Man of Steel #6
Bane Conquest #12
Immortal Hulk #2
The Terrifics #5
Batman #50

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Wayne’s Comics Podcast #334: Doug Moench

Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, Drew Ford, Doug Moench, Master of Kung Fu, Batman, Aztec Ace, IDW, It’s Alive, Kickstarter, Bane

Episode #334 features one of my all-time favorite comics writers, Doug Moench! We have a candid, fun and enlightening conversation about everything from how he started writing to Batman to Bane to Master of Kung Fu to the current Kickstarter project for Aztec Ace: The Complete Collection, 500+ pages of comics greatness! Thanks so much to Drew Ford and IDW’s It’s Alive imprint for making this interview possible! Be sure to support this great Kickstarter even though they’ve already passed their initial goal – here come high-power stretch goals! The project concludes on Friday, June 29, at 1:41 p.m. ET, so be sure to pledge your support now!


Comic Frontline Live #151: Making Captain America Trump Again!

Every week the Comic Frontline crew unites to do a LIVE Show through YouTube Live Stream where we discuss the news and comics of the week and have some fun while doing it!

This week there’s no news due to the Cullen Bunn E-Panel conducted prior to the show. So join us for a brief discussion on Free Comic book Day, plus this week’s Worst Pick, Top 5, Cover of the Week, Most Anticipated and more!

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Comic Book Central – Episode #92: TerrifiCon, Part One

NEW EPISODE! Get ready for fun at the Mohegan Sun! My two-part, treasury-sized Comic Book Central at TerrifiCon extravaganza begins with special guests Kevin Conroy (Batman), DC's Mike Carlin, Heroes' Adrian Pasdar & Greg Grunberg, ST: DS9's Chase Masterson, Bane co-creator Graham Nolan...and a special musical moment with High Adventure and Temple of Doom's Short Round, Ke Huy Quan! ‪#‎ShareTheLair‬ ‪#TerrifiCon #CTComiConn #‎KevinConroy‬ ‪#‎Batman‬ ‪#‎DC‬ ‪#‎MikeCarlin‬ ‪#‎AdrianPasdar‬ ‪#‎GregGrunberg‬ ‪#‎Heroes‬ ‪#‎HeroesReborn‬ ‪#‎StarWars‬ ‪#‎Marvel‬ ‪#‎IronMan‬ ‪#‎AgentsOfSHIELD‬ ‪#‎BandFromTV‬ ‪#‎StarTrek‬ ‪#‎ChaseMasterson‬ ‪#‎Flash‬ ‪#‎GrahamNolan‬ ‪#‎Bane‬ ‪#‎KeHuyQuan‬ ‪#‎HighAdventure‬ ‪#‎ShortRound‬ ‪#‎IndianaJones‬ ‪#‎TempleOfDoom‬ "Like" Comic Book Central on Facebook: Subscribe to Comic Book Central in iTunes: Follow Comic Book Central on Twitter: email:

12 Days of Zone 4 – Day 2: Injustice: Gods Among Us

Welcome back to the 12 Days of Zone 4!

In today’s installment, I talk about my first gaming experience with Injustice: Gods Among Us for the Wii U!

Come back tomorrow for another installment of the 12 Days of Zone 4 as I give my thoughts so far on the Spider-Verse event!

RBDHB Knightfall: KnightsEnd – Part 3

The Knightfall Saga comes to its inevitable conclusion in KnightsEnd. We talk about how the storyline wraps up and what Bane’s up to afterwards in Batman: Bane of the Demon.

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RBDHB Knightfall: Who Rules The Night – Part 2

The Knightfall Saga continues its trend of despair and ultra-violence in “Who Rules the Night”.


RBDHB: Gutler Interview & New Intro Music

Heading towards our 100th episode, we are making some big changes at RBDHB. Starting with we now have a new intro song for RBDHB by the awesome Gutler! Listen to it in all it’s glory right here and be sure to check out his music!  Also be sure to download the track, cause it is free!

A fun interview with the artist that made our new intro music for RBDHB. We talk the new song, playing Magic and we get hyped about Superior Spiderman!

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RBDHB Knightfall: Broken Bat – Part One

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The Knightfall Saga truly begins in “Broken Bat”, as the Year of the Bat proceeds.

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RBDHB: Vengeance Of Bane

The seeds for Knightfall continue to flourish in Batman: Vengeance of Bane. Frank & Deshawn continue their Year of The Bat specials!

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ARP – 08 – Knightfall part 1

DC comics published Knightfall in 1993 in Batman and Detective Comics. This story is one of the most famous Batman stories and we were excited to read and discuss this. In this episode, we talk about the key players (Batman, Bane, Robin, and Azrael) as well as the choices the writers made in telling the story.


Talking points

  • Bad things
  • Joker teaming up with Cornelius Stirk and Scarecrow (14:00)
  • Too many references to ‘exhausted’ Batman (18:50)
  • Where was the Bat-Family? (22:00)
  • Good things
    • Grounding in reality (26:30)
    • Cameos (32:30)
    • Porsche crash (33:10)
  • General
    • Fight differences between Batman issues and Detective issues (35:20)
    • Villains used in the story (42:30)
    • Robin’s role (48:50)
    • Bane (1:06:30)
    • Azrael (Jean Paul Valley) (1:11:05)

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Our next podcast will be  November 3rd and it will be part 2 of Knightfall.


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Real Books Don’t Have Batman 9/25/13

Hal… what are you doing there? You jiving? Stretching? What’s wrong with you?

This week we review:
DoomsDay # 1(Batman/Superman # 3.1)(1:56)
Deadpool # 17 (3:54)
Ultimate Comics: All-New Spider-Man # 27 (5:42)
Bane # 1 (Batman # 23.4) (7:20)
Killer Croc # 1 (Batman & Robin # 23.4) (10:02)
Sinestro # 1 (Green Lantern # 23.4) (12:34)
Black Adam # 1 (Justice League of America # 7.4) (12:48)
Ocean Master # 1 (Aquaman # 23.2) (18:20)
Secret Society # 1 (Justice League # 23.4)(20:44)
First Born # 1 (Wonder Woman # 23.2)(25:12)
The Wake # 4 out of 10 (28:00)

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