Arc Reactions – 23 – Guardian Devil

Daredevil has a crisis of faith and a mysterious villain tries to use it against him. Will Daredevil solve the mystery and stop the villains diabolical plot? Tune in and find out. We had a such a great time recording our thoughts on this story that you get another 100-minute spectacular.

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Talking Points

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BAD THINGS

Murdock’s inability to talk to women (39:04)

References to past stories (44:42)

Use of Aids (47:58)

GENERAL

Mysterio (1:01:51)

GOOD THINGS

Religious subtext (1:17:06)

Daredevil (1:20:03)

Detective story (1:21:15)
Superhero relationships (1:22:40)

Ambiguity of story (1:25:38)

 

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

ARP-23-GuardianDevil.mp3 

 

Our next release will be a double release on August 3rd. We will be releasing our review of the Guardians of the Galaxy film and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – City at War.

 

We have new music for our intro and credits. We would like to thank Packie Wambaugh for recording it for us.

 

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

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.

Super Podcasto Magnifico! Ep. #109: The Walking Dead #102, Spider-Men and President Captain America Man

Episode #109

This week we review the conclusion of Spider-Men, the crossover we were told would never happen. Then we review the conclusion of “Something To Fear” in The Walking Dead #102. That’s a lot of conclusions. Plus, President Captain America! Listen in!

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Cammy’s Comic Corner – Episode 91 (8/14/09)

No Pick this week, but we do have a hearty Fast Five to cover! Picks include Blackest Night #2 (DC), Ultimate Comics: Avengers #1 (Marvel), The Walking Dead #64 (Image), Deadpool #13 (Marvel), and Atomika #10 (Mercury Comics).

Even though there isn’t a pick, there IS a contest thanks to Rising Sun Creations! Y’all like variant covers?