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Episode 164: He's Back, Bub

This week, we review Return of Wolverine #1 from Marvel. Other books discussed include Runaways, The Wicked + The Divine, Batman: Damned, Cemetery Beach, Mister Miracle, West Coast Avengers, Pearl, and Batman: White Knight.

We also talk the Captain Marvel trailer, Charles Soule saying farewell with Daredevil, Marvel’s MCU plans for Disney’s streaming service, and much more.

Next week’s Debut Reviews:

  • Heroes in Crisis #1

  • Man-Eaters #1

Episode 163: We Won't Be Bullied

We catch up on the last couple weeks of comings by reviewing Cover #1 and Bully Wars #1. Other books discussed include Super Sons, Goliath Girls, Teenage Wasteland, The Seeds, Astonishing X-Men, Mech Cadet Yu, Dead Hand, Catwoman, Runaways, The Wicked + The Divine, and Isola.

We also run through all the news from TV, print and the big screen, including one more rant about DC’s movie slate.

Next week’s Debut Review:

  • Return of Wolverine

Episode 161: More Kelly Thompson

This week, we get caught up by reviewing West Coast Avengers #1 and Cold Spots #1. Other books discussed include Gotham Academy/Lumberjanes, Black Badge, Cyanide & Happiness, The Punisher, Redneck, Old Man Hawkeye, and Mystery in Madripoor.

Elsewhere, The Vision is being taught in college, Disney has some movie news, Brooks is lit on Twitter, and Wesley Snipes wants in the MCU.

Next week's debut review:

  • Scarlet #1

Episode 160: Live from Jacksonville

This week, we catch up from a couple weeks of traveling to review the debuts of Pearl #1 and The Seeds #1. Other books discussed include Fantastic Four, The Wicked + The Divine, Gideon Falls, Black Badge, Locke & Key, Mister Miracle, Adventures of the Super Sons, Magic Order, Astonishing X-Men, Extermination, Walk Through Hell, Mech Cadet Yu, Dead Hand, Eternity Girl, Catwoman, X-Men Gold, Mr. and Mrs. X, Project Super Powers, and Paper Girls.

We also rundown the latest in TV and movie news.

Episode 159: A New Dystopian World

This week, we review The New World #1. Other books discussed include Saga, Descender, Redneck, Mystery in Madripoor, Teenage Wasteland, Betty and Veronica, We Will Bury You, and Allies.

Elsewhere, X-Men movies are potentially scrapped, new TV shows are popping up left and right, Bongo comics comes to an end, and much more.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • Seeds #1

Episode 158: Surprise Jessica Jones

This week, we review Jessica Jones #1 (by Kelly Thompson), and The Life of Captain Marvel. Other books discussed include Stranger Things, The Umbrella Academy, The Magic Order, Gideon Falls, Runaways, Old Man Hawkeye.

Elsewhere, we run through a full dump of news from Comic-Con, including TV show trailers, Gail Simone's latest project, James Gunn's firing, the return of The Vision, and much more.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • The New World

Episode 157: Super Bendis

This wee, we review the debut of Superman #1 by Brian Michael Bendis. Other books discussed include Isola, Savage Game, Mech Cadet Yu, Eternity Girl, and The Dead Hand.

In other news, Black Widow finds its director, Y: The Last Man begins casting, Joker plans another movie, Ed Norton discusses the MCU and we look through CBR's list of X-Men movies.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • The Life of Captain Marvel #1 (of 5)

Episode 156: Batman Honeymoon?

This week, we review Catwoman #1 and Lowlifes #1. Other books discussed include Paper Girls, Astonishing X-Men, Ask for Mercy, Secret Skull, Mystery Society, Death or Glory, DC Nation, and Batman.

Elsewhere, Ant-Man & the Wasp premieres, an artist Mt. Rushmore is started, Descender returns, Umbrella Academy awaits and JB Smoove lands a lead role in the upcoming Spider-Man movie.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • Superman #1

Episode 155: Multiple Debut Reviews

This week, we review the debuts of Multiple Man and Charlie's Angels in a longer episode. Other books discussed include Teen Titans, Image+, Saga, The Wicked + The Divine, Descender, Old Man Logan, Old Man Hawkeye, Hunt for Wolverine: Madripoor, Spidey: School's Out, Gideon Falls, and Jessica Jones.

Elsewhere, we run through a slew of news from Marvel's MCU and Wolfman's Got Nards to DC's spoilers and a revisiting of our current comics Mt. Rushmore.

Next week's Debut Reviews:

  • Catwoman #1
  • Lowlifes #1

Episode 153: Netflix & Comics

This week, we review The Magic Order #1 and Plastic Man #1. Other books discussed include Mister Miracle, Eternity Girl, Batman Annual, Dead Hand, Mech Cadet Yu, Isola, Super Freaks, and Old Man Logan.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • Regular Show: 25 Years Later #1 - After the epic battle between Pops and Anti-Pops, Mordecai, Rigby, and the rest of the park continued to live their lives. Now, 25 years later, Mordecai and Rigby have a lot to learn about how things never stay the same… * Your new source for Regular Show content!

Episode 150: Older Than Old Man Logan

This week, we review Delta 13 #1 from IDW. Other books discussed include Old Man Hawkeye, Deadly Class, Paper Girls, Hunt for Wolverine: Mystery In Madripoor, Old Man Logan, Regression, and Super Sons.

We also talk Solo, the MCU, Deadpool, Cloak & Dagger, Dragon Ball, Spawn, and a bit more.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • Glacier City #1 - Police Chief Wes Cutter is the only law enforcement in a secluded Alaskan town where everyone has a secret and his closest backup is hours away. There are two kinds of people who live in Alaska. Those born there, and those that are running away from something. And Wes wasn’t born there.

Episode 149: Ranking the MCU

This week, we review New Challengers #1. Other books discussed include Gideon Falls, The Wicked + The Divine, A Walk Through Hell, Dead Hand, and Isola.

We also use a handy website to rank the MCU and get excited for upcoming Super Sons maxiseries and West Coast Avengers, among other things.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • Delta 13 #1

Episode 148: OG Donny Cates Fans

This week, we review Venom #1 by friend of the show, Donny Cates. Brooks details his visit to Donny's signing at Midtown Comics, and we reminisce about the time we knew him back when.

Other books discussed include Old Man Logan, Eternity Girl, Devolution, Runaways, and Deadly Class. Elsewhere, we talk the latest in comics news from movies to books and TV shows.

Next week's Debut Review:

  • New Challengers #1 (of 6) - From the pages of DARK NIGHTS: METAL! Challengers Mountain has returned to the DC Universe and chosen a new team of explorers! Five misfit strangers are given a second chance at life, but only if they obey the orders of the mysterious Professor and execute deadly missions in the most unexplored corners of the multiverse! And if the new Challengers of the Unknown fail...it will be more than just their own lives that hang in the balance!