ARP – 12 – Spiderman: The Gauntlet and Grim Hunt

We have finally made it to Spiderman. This is one of our favorite heroes and this arc has a little bit of everything in it. It has most of Spiderman’s foes as well as the return of Kraven the Hunter. Will you want to hunt down these issues for yourself? Tune in and find out!

There is a story behind the Superman shirt. Ask Dylan to explain it to you.

 

Talking points

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Bad things

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  • Financial Crisis (19:42)
  • The Gauntlet (24:09)
  • Domestic violence in comics (33:09)

Good

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  • Spidey humor (37:58)
  • Characters with great loss (41:08)
  • Flash Thompson backup (44:03)
  • Female art depiction (47:59)

Other

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  • Spidey powers (53:36)
  • Modernizing (59:44)

If you would like to download the MP3 of the show, right click and Save As

ARP-12-GrimHunt.mp3

 

Our next podcast will be February 2nd and it will be an interview with the good people at Seattle Geekly. Be sure to check back to see what we chat about.

 

We are also now on Comics Podcast Network. Please go over there and check out our section as well as some of the other podcasts they host.

 

The intro music was composed by longzijun and can be found on youtube here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETIcNYDGMk4&feature=player_embedded

 

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Send us an email at arcreactionspod@gmail.com

 

We look forward to hearing form you and thanks for listening.