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Ep 35 – TV for 2017

We discuss many of the comic-related TV shows being renewed or added to the fall 2017 season, such as iZombie, The Gifted, Cloak & Dagger, Runaways, and more!

X-Men Mehpocalypse One-Shot SPOILERcast

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Arden, Hopkins, Jarrett, and Produce Pete mutate podcasting to the next evolution in this X-Men: Apocalypse One-Shot SPOILERcast. We share our like(s) and dislikes with Fox’s latest mediocre offering. Be sure to check our site-exclusive Pete-pocalypse companion podcast here for Produce Pete’s full, unabridged synopsis of the movie he hasn’t seen!

Reeducation Through Reading: Avengers Disassembled – House of M

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Hopkins, Jarrett, Pete and Matt tear into Marvel’s “Avengers: Disassembled” and it’s second half / follow-up “House of M” (with full spoilers!) in this book club-style episode of Reeducation Through Reading. (more…)

Star Wars and Comic Book Video Games

We watch the Rogue One trailer and from there get into video games, starting with the great SW video games and into comic book games. Grab a beer and listen with Arden, Hopkins, Jarrett, Matt, and Pete.

Spider-Man for PS1

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X-Books and Storylines: A History of the X-Men

Uncanny X-Men

A living document (and still a work in progress); here is my list of notable X-Men stories and milestones, with liner notes.

  • 1963: The X-Men (Original team Angel, Beast, Cyclops, Iceman, Marvel Girl / Jean Grey)
    • (Magneto; Quicksilver & Scarlet Witch; Juggernaut; Boliver Trask creates the Sentinels / Master Mold)
  • 1975: Giant-Size X-Men #1
    • “Second Genesis” (Xavier hires the second team, Banshee, Colossus, Nightcrawler, Storm, Sunfire, Thunderbird, to rescue the first team)
  • 1981: becomes Uncanny X-Men (80’s: The New Mutants, X-Factor, & Excalibur released; Thunderbird dies)
    • “The Dark Phoenix Saga”
    • “Days of Future Past” (Future-Phoenix Rachel Summers returns to present, Nimrod follows)
    • “God Loves, Man Kills” (Rev. William Stryker)
    • “Mutant Massacre” (Mr. Sinister’s Marauders kill the Morlocks, rip off Angel’s wings)
    • “Fall of the Mutants” (Apocalypse brainwashes Angel as Archangel, the Four Horsemen’s Death)
    • “Inferno” (Mr. Sinister’s clone of Jean Grey, Madelyne Pryor, becomes Goblin Queen; Colossus’ sis Illyana becomes Darkchylde; demons invade NYC)
    • “Days of Future Present” (Ahab travels back from future of “Days of Future Past“)

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Spoiler-free Deadpool Reviews and Recommended Reading

Marvel's Deadpool cover by Marco D'Alfonso @m7781, Fan Expo 2013

Marvel’s Deadpool cover by Marco D’Alfonso @m7781, Fan Expo 2013

Recorded 2016-02-12. We give spoiler-free Deadpool reviews, get a little into Batman: Hush, and talk about other recommended comic book reads. Featuring Arden, Hopkins, Jarrett, Matt, and Pete.

Introductions and 2016’s Insane Movie Schedule

Here it is – our first official episode of the comic book den podcast! In this episode, we introduce ourselves and discuss 2016’s hectic movie schedule (starting with Deadpool premiering this week).

Featuring Arden, Hopkins, Jarrett, Matt, and Pete.

Fantastic @FANEXPOCANADA 2014

Here are some of the photos from our trip to FanExpo Canada 2014 in Toronto!

Remembering @OttawaCC 2014

Here are some great pics from OttawaCC 2014!

@OttawaCC 2013 Kickstarts the Best Summer Ever

This convention not only introduced me to my first X-Men hero Chris Claremont I got my first commission by the amazing George Perez himself!