Episode 2.14 – Baltimore Comic Con 2010 and other Musings

September 9, 2010 under Podcasts

Part 1 – The Baltimore Comic Con has come and gone for another year and in the first part of this episode I share my thoughts on this year’s con.

Part 2 – Ramblings and musings on THE UNIQUES, GUNS OF SHADOW VALLEY, THE LOSERS (comics and film), RED ROBIN, BATGIRL (including a response to WFTT podcast in which I ramble on incessantly about the history of Stephanie Brown and why Batman is (was?) a dick), FABLES, QUEEN & COUNTRY, and the finale to WORLD WAR HULK.

Episode 2.4: Blame it on Farrell

November 2, 2009 under Podcasts

In this episode brought to you prematurely by the encouragement of Farrell, Just Bill rambles and fumbles in his attempt to talk about SPX 2009 and Baltimore Comic Con 2009, and then an insane number of Recent Reads:

  • Marvels Project #1 & 2
  • Justice League: Cry For Justice #1
  • Incredible Hercules #132 – 135
  • Archie #600
  • Dominic Fortune #1
  • Superman Secret Origin #1
  • Action Comics #879 and others
  • Supergirl #35
  • Secret Six
  • Planetary #27
  • Black Panther #40, 41
  • Star Trek: Assignment Earth #1
  • Teen Titans #72
  • Last Days of Animal Man #1
  • War of Kings: Who Will Rule?
  • Fantastic Four #571
  • Mighty Avengers #29
  • Guardians of the Galaxy #18
  • Nova #29
  • Incredible Hulk #602
  • Booster Gold #24
  • Batman and Robin #4,5
  • Haunt #1
  • Dark Reign: The List – Avengers
  • Avengers the Initiative #28
  • Adventure Comics #2
  • Captain America: Reborn #3
  • Blackest Night #3
  • Spider-Man: Clone Saga #1
  • New Mutants #5
  • Sicko
  • Wasteland #21-25
  • Brave and the Bold #27
  • R.E.B.E.L.S. #8 and Annual 1
  • X-Factor #48,49
  • Essex County Trilogy
  • Sweet Tooth #1

Episode 2.3: Asterios Polyp and the Nobody

September 26, 2009 under Podcasts

In this episode the main focus is on David Mazzuccheli’s Asterios Polyp and also a second look at Jeff Lemire’s The Nobody.

Then in the Recent Reads segment, a look at:

  • Amazing Spider-Man #600
  • Captain America Reborn #2
  • Flash Rebirth #4
  • Batman and Robin #2 & 3
  • Fantastic Four #570
  • Incredible Hulk #601
  • Batgirl #1
  • Adventure Comics #
  • GoTG #17
  • Nova 28
  • War of Kings #6
  • Blackest Night #2
  • Green Lantern #45
  • Blackest Night Batman #1
  • Green Lantern Corps #39
  • Blackest Night Superman #1

Episode 2.2: Summer Vacation Reading

September 7, 2009 under Podcasts

Episode 2.2 “Summer Vacation Reading”

Another long delayed, and entirely too long episode! The long break leads to lots of material to discuss… as in 92 comics and 12 trades and hardcovers, not to mention movies and TV! If you think you can stand it, download and listen to Just Bill wax on (and on) about:

Deer Assassinations! Hardware Woes! Comic Shops! G.I. Joe! The Time Traveler’s Wife! True Blood! Being Human! Defying Gravity! Star Trek on DVD!

And then we finally get to comics, with Recent Reads including:

Captain Britain and MI:13

Batman and Robin

Legion of 3 Worlds

Power Girl

New Mutants

Red Robin

Spock: Reflections

Star Trek: Mission’s End

Secret Six

Avengers the Initiative

Dark Reign Young Avengers

New Avengers

Mighty Avengers

Immortal Iron Fist

IMMORTAL WEAPONS

Captain America

Nova

Guardians of the Galaxy

War of Kings

X-Factor

Incredible Hercules

Flash Rebirth

Booster Gold

Brave and the Bold

BLACKEST NIGHT

Green Lantern

TALES of the CORP

GREEN LANTERN CORP

Wednesday’s Comics

REBELS

Warlord

Incredible Hulk

Justice Society of America

The UnWritten

Savage Dragon

Batman

THE NOBODY

THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY: APOCALYPSE SUITE

DMZ volume 5

TERRY MOORE’S ECHO

ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN the ULTIMATE COLLECTION Vol 1

THE LIFE AND DEATH OF CAPTAIN MARVEL

ANGEL SPOTLIGHT

THE SWORD

STAR TREK YEAR FOUR: THE ENTERPRISE EXPERIMENT

Star Trek is MIRROR IMAGES

INVINCIBLE ULTIMATE COLLECTION VOL 4

Episode 68: What’s a Lazy Reader, Anyway?

April 20, 2008 under Podcasts

It’s a rainy Sunday afternoon and I didn’t go to New York Comic Con.  Might as well get a quick podcast out of the way.  In this episode, I discuss the concept of being a “lazy reader” and the different ways to read a comic.  Also:

Recent Reads:

  • Blue Beetle #24 & 25
  • Captain America #36
  • Green Lantern #29
  • Batman and the Outsiders #4

Enter the Drawerbox: Wolverine #80,81,85,87, and 88

Episode 59: Die By the Sword!

February 5, 2008 under Podcasts

I don’t have an “Enter the Drawerbox” segment this week, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have some Excalibur talk as I take a look at X-Men: Die By the Sword this week, along with Exiles #100 and New Exiles #1.  I also continue my journey through time and space with the Third Doctor and talk more about my recent Doctor Who viewings.  And also, I take a look at this month’s offerings from Heroes Corner and Discount Comic Book Service.

In addition to the comics listed above, I also talk about the comics listed below… remember, anything can be spoiled that’s listed here.  You have been warned!

  • Avengers Initiative #7
  • Nova #9
  • Legion of Super-heroes #37
  • Fantastic Four #552, 553
  • Incredible Hercules #112
  • Teen Titans #54
  • Ms. Marvel #22
  • Exiles #100
  • Batman and the Outsiders #1
  • Young Avengers Presents: Patriot #1
  • Booster Gold #6
  • Captain America #34
  • Astonishing X-Men #24
  • Mighty Avengers #7,8
  • New Avengers Annual #2
  • The End League #1
  • The Foundation #1
  • New Exiles #1