We are joined by comic artist and writer Jamal Igle http://jamalligle.blogspot.com/ to talk about the release of Molly Danger at the recent Free Comic Book Day which was inked by our very own Juan Castro. http://juancastroinker.deviantart.com/ http://www.actionlabcomics.com/ . We also talk about Iron Man 3, Avengers Forever, Batman and Robin, the differences between the golden [...]
On this podcast we review Chin Music #1. What just happened? Then it’s an impromptu chat about The Walking Dead #110. And to finish, we discuss The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Man of Steel and Avengers 2 movie news. Listen in and enjoy! Are you committed to a [...]
The Backroom team look at comic Kickstarters, give a review of the Avengers Annual, and discuss Man of Steel’s impact on a Justice League movie. This episode can be played online via the flash player below or it can be downloaded from here. It is available on iTunes and Stitcher.
https://soundcloud.com/yupfrank/real-books-dont-have-batman-31 I’d be more invested in the Demon Knights fighting Cthulhu if Horsewoman didn’t look like an actual horse and Etrigan didn’t look like Kurtwood Smith. We didn’t give you permission to leave, Chang. Also check out our first webisode here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lOBwbZ7B9Q This week we review: Deadpool #9 (1:50) Thor: God of Thunder #8 (4:02) Demon Knights #20 (5:28) Justice League of [...]
The Backroom team share some comic news, take a look at the June previews, and think about how they would reboot Superman. This episode can be played online via the flash player below or it can be downloaded from here. It is available on iTunes and Stitcher.
GIANT SUPERMAN ANNUAL 4, 1962, was published on November 9, 1961, during the same month as SUPERMAN 150 & ACTION COMICS 284, which were covered on Episode 264, during the week of April 3, 2013. This annual contained 80 pages for the cover price of a quarter. The editor was Mort Weisinger and the cover was [...]
Superman Fan Podcast Episode 266 Superman Family Comic Cover Dated February 1959: Superman’s Girl Friend Lois Lane #7!
SUPERMAN’S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE 7, February 1959, was published around December 25, 1958. It contained 32 pages for a dime. The editor was Mort Weisinger, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by Ray Burnley. All three stories have been reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN FAMILY vol. II and SUPERMAN’S GIRL [...]
Comic News Insider: Episode 469 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces. Reviews: Danger Girl: Trinity #1, House of Gold & Bones #1 Jimmy is joined by suprise guest co-host and good pal Brea Grant! Big thanks to Brea as she was in town for a few days shooting [...]
On this podcast we review NetherRealm Studios’ and DC Comics’ Injustice: Gods Among Us. Is it as good as people say? We also take a look at the digital comic tie-in. Could that be good too? We’re all up in this thing. Listen in! Have you read or played Injustice: Gods Among Us? What did [...]
Disenfranchised by the modern comics industry, Paul Spataro, Scott Gardner and Michael Bailey (of ”View From The Longbox” and “From Crisis To Crisis: A Superman Podcast” fame) now ply the timestream in a never-ending quest to re-discover and re-connect with that unique brand of fun and excitement that can only truly be found in good ol’ [...]
EPISODE NOTE: Because this week is special in Superman history, the regularly scheduled episode will be postponed until next week. According to the Grand Comic Book Database and other sources, ACTION COMICS No. 1 was published on April 18, 1938. Mike’s Amazing World Of DC Comics puts the date around May 3, 1938. Since this podcast is currently featuring [...]
Superman Fan Podcast Episode #264: Superman Comic Books Cover Dated January 1962: Superman #150 & Action Comics #284!
SUPERMAN 150, January 1962, was published on November 7, 1961. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of 12¢. The editor was Mort Weisinger, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein. All three stories have been reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN vol. III. This issue was previously covered [...]
Disenfranchised by the modern comics industry, Paul Spataro, Scott Gardner and Bill Robinson now ply the timestream in a never-ending quest to re-discover and re-connect with that unique brand of fun and excitement that can only truly be found in good ol’ fashioned randomly-selected Comic Book back issues!! Journey with them now…back…Back To The Bins!! [...]
Join host Scott H. Gardner, with Special Guest Michael Bailey of the “Views From The Longbox” and “From Crisis To Crisis: A Family Guy– er, I mean — A Superman Podcast” for an in-depth look at this year’s premiere southeastern U.S. sci-fi/anime/comic book convention — MEGACON 2013!! Scott talks (and talks and talks) all about [...]
What to say about this, the final episode of Happy Birthday Superman? Well, if you’ve listened to the others, it’s kind of like that – low-rent, no-budget, wrong-headed opinions but with added Spider-Man! Oh, and DOOM! Oodles of DOOM! Join Andrew and Micheal for the finale – DOOM won’t like it if you don’t. [...]
Superman Fan Podcast Episode #263 Part VII: MegaCon 2013: Kickstart Your Kickstarter Panel With Jimmy Palmiotti!
The KICKSTART YOUR KICKSTARTER panel was the final panel I attended at MegaCon on Sunday, March 17, 2013 on St. Patrick’s Day. Jimmy Palmiotti shares his experiences on the three Kickstarter graphic novels he has funded through the crowd sourcing website. He answers questions and shares the do’s and don’ts of putting together a project funded through [...]
I would like to thank Gail Simone and panel moderator Allan Dempsey of the Rack Pack Comics Podcast for allowing me to record the audio of the panel for this episode. Gail answered questions from the audience and discussed how she got into the industry, upcoming projects, and diversifying comic book fandom. She can also be found on twitter. Next [...]
The Dean Cain panel was the second one I attended on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at MegaCon. Dean Cain was welcomed with a standing ovation in the crowded hall. He shared many stories about his time on LOIS & CLARK: THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN TV show. Dean talked about the development of the Superman [...]
The WORKING ON LICENSED COMICS panel was the second panel I attended at MEGACON on Saturday, March 16, 2013. Once again I want to thank the guys of the RACK PACK COMICS PODCAST for allowing me to record this panel, which they hosted, and post the audio for this episode. Rack Pack moderators Christopher Lee, Allan Dempsey [...]