Freddie and Danny take a look at three #1 issues from the controversial Before Watchmen series. SHOW NOTES: [00:37] Intro [01:50] Minutemen #1 [09:00] Silk Spectre #1 [19:20] Comedian #1 [34:44] Future issues of Before Watchmen [35:42] Crimson Corsair back-up story [39:20] Outro
Using Chris Roberson’s public exit from DC as a springboard, we discuss the ethics of corporate contracts and what’s fair to the creators (note: we are not lawyers). Then, at about the 59:30 mark, we discuss the four new Vertigo titles (Fairest, Saucer Country, Voodoo Child, & New Deadwardians). Thanks for listening!
Jesse, Art, Freddie, and Danny once again discuss three new number one issues! One is heavily influenced by J. Michael Straczynski, one is a master class in great comic book storytelling, and one is a pop culture referencing mess. Listen and find out what’s what! SHOW NOTES: [00:33] Intro [02:06] America’s Got Powers #1 [...]
Joining regular hosts Gavin and Dan in the Danger Room this episode is local comic book shop owner and fiends to the Sidekicks, Rob Fish. They all talk some bollocks about comics and movies including Avengers Assemble, Iron Man 3 and Gambit before moving on to some reviews in Stack Attack. Reviews: AvX#1-2, The Omega [...]
Comic News Insider Episode 366 – More NYCC w/ Blair Butler (G4TV’s Fresh Ink), Blair Herter (G4TV’s X-Play) & Kevin Mellon!
Comic News Insider: Episode 366 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces. Reviews: Deadpool MAX 2 #1, Dead Rising Road To Fortune #1, Monocyte #1, My Greatest Adventure Vol 2 #1, Orchid #1, Star Trek Legion Of Super-Heroes #1, Shade Vol 2 #1, 30 Days of Night #1, X-Men Regenesis #1. Batman: [...]
None of the regular Sidekicks could make it to the very first Kapow Comic Con at London’s Business Design Centre on 9-10th April, so a couple of Sidekicks…no, heroes offered their services. Join Stiffs and The Pride creators PJ Montgomery and Joe Glass, accompanied by the sometimes shy Shelley Taylor on their personal experience of [...]
Recently, Alan Moore made some controversial statements about the comic book industry as a whole, the way DC Entertainment works as a company, and the potential for Watchmen sequels and why he feels they shouldn’t go forward. Umar from Dafixer’s Hideout, Julian Lytle of Ants, Brent and I discuss the topic in depth, which has [...]
Alas, a Pick Of The Week AND a Fast Five all in one packed episode! Pick Of The Week goes to John Layman & Rob Guillory for Chew #13 (Image). Fast Five picks include Hulk #24 (Marvel), DC Universe: Legacies #4 (DC), G.I. Joe: Cobra #7 (IDW), Air #24 (Vertigo), and Secret Avengers #4 (Marvel). [...]
Comics on Comics launches its blockbuster second season with a mind-blowing Watchmen-themed episode! Coming to you from Meltdown Comics in Hollywood, host Juan-Manuel Rocha welcomes comic book legend and original Watchmen editor Len Wein along with comedians Steve Marmel (The Fairly Oddparents, Danny Phantom, Sonny With a Chance), Sax Carr (UCB’s Tournament of Nerds, [...]