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A weekly comic book podcast by fans for fans. Reviews, discussions, news, contests and more.

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A weekly comic book podcast by fans for fans. Reviews, discussions, news, contests and more.

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Content drags too much

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An hour show only includes 10 mins of content. The host drags content to make the show longer and it makes it not entertaining.

Cosmic Presence

By FredFeldman - Sep 03 2019
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If you'd love an unhealthy dose of neo-Marxist SJWism, non-selfaware groupthinking, and boring conversation, then this is the podcast for you! Enjoy.

iTunes Ratings

279 Ratings
Average Ratings
198
26
12
19
24

Content drags too much

By Reviewerr1 - Oct 28 2019
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An hour show only includes 10 mins of content. The host drags content to make the show longer and it makes it not entertaining.

Cosmic Presence

By FredFeldman - Sep 03 2019
Read more
If you'd love an unhealthy dose of neo-Marxist SJWism, non-selfaware groupthinking, and boring conversation, then this is the podcast for you! Enjoy.

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DC Universe Rebirth and X-Men Apocalypse Review | Comic Book Podcast Issue #236

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What a giant week for comics! First we have DC Universe: Rebirth which changes the status quo if the DC Universe. We discuss what we like about it, what we don't and if it got us excited to read DC comics.

Then we do our full rundown of the latest mutant movie X-Men: Apocalypse. Does it live up to Days of Future Past and First Class? How does it do juggling its many characters? Is Cyclops still the worst? Find out!

Plus we chat about Captain America: Steve Rogers #1 and get in deep about the strong feelings on both sides.

Jun 01 2016

2hr 29mins

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Issue #335: Action Comics #1000 & Spotlighting Secondary Characters

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Before the gang succumbs to AVENGERS INFINITY WAR HYPE HYPE HYPE, there are still comics to discuss!!! This week: an adorable graphic novel called My Boyfriend is a Bear, a new series from Image called Skyward, and the landmark 1000th issue of Action Comics!!!

Also, the gang dissects the new Venom trailer, chats about the ongoing mindmess that is Legion, and takes a slew of Listener Questions!!!

This week's question is from Joey: Pitch a solo series and a team-up book featuring characters that you feel finally deserve their time to shine. Any publisher. Heroes or villains. (We know: not really a question... but Joey's weird, soooo...)

#READCOMICS

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Melissa Megan who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Apr 25 2018

2hr 24mins

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NYCC 2014 Day One Recap | Comic Book Podcast | Talking Comics

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Special Issue: NYCC 2014 Day One Recap

Bobby and Justin sit down to break down their first day at NYCC 2014. What interviews did they get? What interviews didn't they? How muxh money did they spend? You'll have to find out!

Oct 10 2014

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Suicide Squad Casting, Star Wars and Best of 2014 | Comic Book Podcast Issue # 162 | Talking Comics

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Suicide Squad casting news is hot off the presses as Talking Comics sits down to record a brand new podcast! This week we talk about Tom Hardy, Will Smith, Jared Leto and Margot Robbie joining the comic book ranks as well as that ever tantalizing 88 second Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer! We wrap it all up by talking some of the books that may make it onto our end of the year lists.

We of course also chat about our books of the week which include: ODY-C, Gotham by Midnight, Superior Foes of Spider-Man, All- New Invaders, Superior Iron Man, Memetic, New Avengers, and Madman in 3-D!

Dec 03 2014

2hr 35mins

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier Review | Comic Book Podcast Issue # 128 | Talking Comics

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Captain America: The Winter Solider review by Talking Comics!  How was it? What impact does it have on The Avengers? What's the deal with Scarlett Johansson's hair? The crew gives their general thoughts (no spoilers kids) then give ample warning before they dive into the ins and outs of the plot. 

Even with all this Hollywood movie talking happening Bobby, Mara, Steve and Bob find time to do their books of the week which include Pretty Deadly, She Hulk, Ultimate Comics Spider-Man, Red Sonja, Inhuman, Rachel Rising, Detective Comics, and Self Obsessed. 

Apr 09 2014

2hr 57mins

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Fantastic FOURever | Comic Book Podcast Issue #351

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THE WORLD'S GREATEST COMICS MAGAZINE HAS FINALLY RETURNED TO THE STANDS!!! That's right, loyal listeners, THE FANTASTIC FOUR have returned, and you know Bob is just beside himself. The gang is joined by contributed John Burkle to talk the first issue featuring the return of Marvel's first family!

Also this issue, listener questions, Catwoman #2, the Uncanny X-Men: Disassembled announcement, and much comics galore!!!

Comics talked this week: Domino #5, Plastic Man #3, Nancy Drew #3, Astonishing X-Men #14, Wonder Woman #52, Squirrel Girl #35, Black Badge #1, James Robinson’s Fantastic Four run, Dead Hand #5, Sandman Universe #1, Farmhand #1-2, Morte, Her Infernal Descent #2-4, Making Friends GN, and Fantastic Four #1.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Melissa Megan who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Aug 15 2018

2hr 13mins

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Best Comics of 2014 Part Two | Comic Book Podcast Issue #166 | Talking Comics

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Dec 31 2014

1hr 24mins

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Marvel Phase 3, Age of Ultron and the DC Movie Slate | Comic Book Podcast Issue #157 | Talking Comics

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Marvel announced their entire Phase 3 slate and we take you through all of it. What do we think of Black Panther, Captain America: Civil War, Thor Ragnarok, Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War and Captain Marvel? How about Aquaman, Cyborg, and Suicide Squad? Can Stephanie marry the Age of Ultron Trailer? You find out that and more! Plus we do a massive lightning round which includes:Lightning Round: Ms. Marvel #9, New Avengers #7, Loki: Agent of Asgard #7, Storm #4, Amazing Spider-Man #8, Catwoman #35, Harley Quinn #11, All-New X-Factor #15, All-New Invaders #11, She-Hulk #9, Fantastic Four #11, Axis, Sleepy Hollow #1, Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: The Witches #2, Edge of the Spider-Verse #5, The Death of Wolverine #4, In Real Life, It’s A Punderful Life, Wonder Woman #35, The Walking Dead #133, Avengers #, Superman #35, Superior, The Legend of Luther Strode, Saga #24, Arkham Manor #1, Memetic #1, Colder: The Bad Seed #1.

Oct 31 2014

1hr 53mins

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Talking Comics Best of 2014 Awards | Comic Book Podcast Issue #168 | Talking Comics

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Welcome to the Talking Comics 3rd Annual Award Show.  We say goodbye to a great year in comics by recounting the very best the world of comic books had to offer in 2014. Steve, Bob and Bobby debate the nominees and even put in a few passionate pleas for last minute vote changes. 

Jan 14 2015

2hr 22mins

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History of Captain America | Comic Book Podcast Issue #127 | Talking Comics

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier is right around the corner and so the Talking Comics crew sits down with resident historian Bob Reyer to talk Steve Rogers. We take you from Simon + Kirby to Ed Brubaker and even discuss the greater meaning of Captain America as a symbol.

We also find time to do books of the week which include All-New Ghost Rider, Silver Surfer, Sandman: Overture #2, Empowered, and Alex + Ada.

Apr 02 2014

3hr 8mins

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THOR: RAGNAROK Review & Bendis to DC!?!? | Comic Book Podcast Issue #311

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RAGNAROK HAS ARRIVED!!! This week, the gang reviews THOR: RAGNAROK, the latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the third film in the Thor franchise. Directed by Taika Waititi and starring Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Tessa Thompson, Mark Ruffalo, and Jeff Goldblum, the latest Thor film certainly takes the series in bold new directions.

Also, the crew runs through some new comics in the Lightning Rounds, rhapsodizes about Mark Waid & Chris Samnee's Captain America #695, and discusses the BREAKING NEWS that Marvel architect Brian Michael Bendis has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics!!! Special guests Matt Wood & Brian Keohan (of BENDIS ASSEMBLED! fame) join the show to talk this crazy bit of news!

#READCOMICS

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Melissa Megan who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is@TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Nov 08 2017

2hr 10mins

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BEST OF 2018 - Nominations Round 3!!! | Comic Book Podcast Issue #370

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This is it!!! And SURPRISE--one day early!!! Happy Christmas, nerds! The Talking Comics crew wraps their EPIC NOMINATION MARATHON DISCUSSION of the very best of the best in the world of comic-dom in 2018!!! This episode, the marathon reaches its conclusion as the gang debates creators and comics in the following categories:

BEST ARTIST

BEST WRITER

BEST STORY ARC

BEST OVERALL COMIC

Finally, a special thank you to all of our listeners and contributors–we consider you all friends and family and a very special part of this remarkable community we’ve put together here at Talking Comics. It has been one crazy year in comics, and we’re so glad we were able to share it with all of you. Happy holidays and a very healthy and happy New Year to all of you!!!

#READCOMICS

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Melissa Megan who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is@TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Dec 25 2018

1hr 22mins

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Death in Comics | Comic Book Podcast Issue #151 | Talking Comics

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Death of Wolverine is in full swing so, the Talking Comics crew is breaking down what they think of death in comics. Does it work in superhero books? What about independent titles? What are some of the worst? The best? Their answers and yours are chatted about on the show.

Of course we also find time to talk about the books we've been loving. This week Bobby, Steve and Bob chat about Annihilator, Stumptown, Death of Wolverine, Superman Unchained, Metal Men 100 Page Spectacular, Batgirl: Future's End, Pop, Inhuman, Hawkeye, Uncanny X-Men, Wild's End and more.

Sep 17 2014

2hr 39mins

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Best Comics of 2014 Part 3 | Comic Book Podcast Issue #167 | Talking Comics

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Jan 07 2015

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Best of 2013 Part Two | Comic Book Podcast Issue #113 | Talking Comics

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On this week's show we get right into things and discuss our choices for Best Of Comics 2013. The categories this time around are: Best Graphic Novel/One-Shot/Single Issue, Best Mini-Series, Best Story Arc, Best New Series.

Dec 25 2013

1hr 44mins

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Rubberball, Rubberball, Rubberball I Comic Book Podcast Issue #347

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Bob, Jessica and Steve assemble, once again, to bring you another podcast filled with dead horses, warm hugs, and details regarding Joey's One Man Show Repertoire. So gather round, dig your heels in, and enjoy!

Books talked about this show include: Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #34 , Ms. Marvel #32 , Giant Days #40, Paper Girls #22, Nancy Drew #2 , Star Trek: New Visions #22, She Could Fly #1, Little Girl #1, Morte, X-23 #1, and Farmhand #1, Outpost Zero #1, Plastic Man #2, Domino #4, among others.

Jul 18 2018

1hr 47mins

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Spooky Special Halloween Edition!!! | Comic Book Podcast Issue #362

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Oh boy--when was the last time Talking Comics fell on HALLOWEEN itself!??!?!?! The gang's all here with bells on to give you their spooky secret Halloween recommendations and talk Netflix's new series, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (based on the comic of course)!!! 

Also, the latest Halloween movie gets some love and we take your special scary listener questions!!! Oooooooooo!!!

Comics talked on this week’s Talking Comics: Bettie Page Halloween Special, Marvel Super-Hero Adventures: Halloween Spooktacular, Wonder Woman #57, Scooby-Doo Team-Up #19, Zatanna’s Search TPB, Backstagers Halloween Special, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Over the Garden Wall Hollow Town #1 & 2, Harrow County #1-32, and Vampironica #1-4.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Melissa Megan who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Oct 31 2018

2hr 13mins

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BB FREE, NOVEMBER, and DISNEY+ | Comic Book Podcast Issue #416

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Joey has the con as he, Bob, and special guest Bronwyn Kelly-Seigh of THE LADIES OF VALHALLA fame discuss some of the biggest and best books on the stands. Stand outs from last week include Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap’s BB FREE #1 for Boom! and Matt Fraction and Elsa Charretier’s NOVEMBER #1 for Image.

Also, reflections on the Disney+ launch and a preview of the  Ladies of Valhalla episode on GIANT DAYS coming this December!

Comics talked this week: 

House of X, Powers of X, BB Free #1, Die #1, November #1, Batman #82, Undiscovered Country #1, Bolivar: Bolivar Eats New York, X-Force #1, New X-Men #1, Marvel Action: Captain Marvel #3, Lois Lane #5, and Pretty Deadly: The Rat #3.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Nov 13 2019

1hr 42mins

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Captain Marvel Movie Review and Christine Larsen! | Comic Book Podcast Issue #381

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We got a HUGE SHOW for you this week!!! First, the gang talks comics. Then, the gang chats with Christine Larsen, creator and artist behind such works as By Night, Valentine, and Adventure Time. And THEN, it's CAPTAIN MARVEL TIME and the crew is joined by a very special guest to review the movie we've all been waiting for around these Talking Comics hallowed hallways!

00:34:45--Interview with Christine Larsen!
1:21:50--Captain Marvel NON-SPOILER Review!
1:49:50--Captain Marvel SPOILERIFIC Review!
2:58:50--Post-Credits Scene

Comics talked on this week’s Talking Comics: Giant Days #48, Domino: Hotshots #1, Paper Girls #26, Ronin Island #1, Farmhand Vol. 1, PTSD GN, Morning in America #1, and Meet the Skrulls #1

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Mar 13 2019

2hr 59mins

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She-Hulk Discussion - The Missfits

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Thanks to everyone asking about a podcast featuring the ladies of Talking Comics, a new podcast is debuting today on the site. That podcast is The Missfits, featuring your hosts: Stephanie Cooke, Mara Wood and Melissa Megan, who you might be familiar with in various degrees from around the site.

This new podcast is a geek centric podcast focused on all things geek, including comics, video games, TV shows, movies, books and more, but all from the perspective of female fans (that's us!).

On our first show, our main topic that takes place in the second half of the show is She-Hulk. The ladies got educated on the green amazon and do a little roundtable discussion on the character and some of the books that she's featured in.

Additionally, the ladies give out some recommendations for things you should be checking out, including The Bunker, The Wolf Among Us, Nisekoi, Shiro Cosmetics, Arrow, The Shining Girls and more. The Missfits are:

Stephanie Cooke - @ hellocookie
Mara Wood - @ MegaMaraMon
Melissa Megan - @ LissaPunch

Feb 17 2014

1hr 52mins

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BEST OF 2019 – Nominations Round 1!!! | Comic Book Podcast Issue #420

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IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR!!! The whole gang is here and they’ve all gathered in the hallowed halls of Talking Comics to talk the very best of the best comics (and comics-related things) from 2019!!! This episode, Bob, Joey, Sarah, and Steve discuss and nominate creators and comics in the following categories:

BEST FILM BASED ON A COMIC BOOK PROPERTY

BREAKTHROUGH WRITER

BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST

BEST NEW SERIES

BEST ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL

This is the first of three episodes featuring the annual deliberations for the Talking Comics BEST OF 2019 episode that will take place right after the new year! Stay tuned and be sure to participate in our polls and let the gang know what your favorite comics were from 2019!

#READCOMICS

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

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Dec 11 2019

1hr 40mins

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BOLD 2020 Predictions and the Black Widow Trailer! | Comic Book Podcast Issue #419

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Issue #419: BOLD 2020 Predictions and the Black Widow Trailer!

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The boys talk about the new Black Widow trailer (finally!!!) and unpack a ton of comics from the long Holiday weekend! Also, in response to a listener question, the gang make a bunch of VERY BOLD predictions about the year 2020 for comics and movies.

Comics talked this week: 

Bettie Page: Unbound #6, Fantastic Four: Negative Zone #1, Fantastic Four: Grand Design #2, Invisible Woman #5, Eve of Extinction, Sentient, The Banks, Pound for Pound, X-Force #2, Killadelphia #1, John Constantine: Hellblazer #1, Valkyrie: Jane Foster #4-5, Invaders #7-11, and Doomsday Clock.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

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Dec 04 2019

1hr 44mins

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Monthly Reset Episode 6: Death Stranding Reactions!

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Justin and Bobby go deep on their feelings on Hideo Kojima's Death Stranding. They also discuss Destiny: Shadowkeep, Concrete Genie, Resident Evil 2, Luigis Mansion 3 and more!

Dec 02 2019

1hr 15mins

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Issue #418: How to Make Friends and Not Get Murdered

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On this week's podcast, Bob, Sarah and Steve dip their toes into the Deadpool by checking out the character's brand-new series from Kelly Thompson, Chris Bachalo, Wayne Faucher, Tim Townsend, Jaime Mendoza, Livesay, Victor Olazaba, David Curiel, and VC's Joe Sabino! Woof, did you get all that? You did? Then let us press on. In addition to dropping in on Marvel's Merc with a Mouth, Sarah recants her Thought Bubble 2019 adventures. We're playing it wild and loose on this week's podcast, folks. As your attorney I advise you to strap in and keep both your hands and feet inside the cart at all times.

Books talked about this podcast: Deadpool #1, Steeple #3, Metal Men #2, Aquaman #54, Gwenpool Strikes Back #4, Captain Marvel #12, Hex Wives, Olympia, Mooncakes, Conspiracy of Ravens, Money Shot #2, Crowded #10, Once and Future #4, Heartbeat #1, Something is Killing the Children #3, Marauders #2, and They Called Us Enemy

Nov 27 2019

2hr 13mins

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Issue #417: So Long Squirrel Girl

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The gang says good bye to yet another TC fave, THE UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL.

Also, some Disney+ reflections, some listener questions, and tons of comics!

Comics talked this week: Catalyst Prime: Seven Days #2, Catwoman #17, Future Foundation #4, Invaders #11, Fallen Angels #1, Event Leviathan, X-Men #2, La Voz de Mayo, Folklords #1, Far Sector #1, Family Tree #1, and Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #50.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Nov 20 2019

1hr 59mins

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BB FREE, NOVEMBER, and DISNEY+ | Comic Book Podcast Issue #416

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Joey has the con as he, Bob, and special guest Bronwyn Kelly-Seigh of THE LADIES OF VALHALLA fame discuss some of the biggest and best books on the stands. Stand outs from last week include Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap’s BB FREE #1 for Boom! and Matt Fraction and Elsa Charretier’s NOVEMBER #1 for Image.

Also, reflections on the Disney+ launch and a preview of the  Ladies of Valhalla episode on GIANT DAYS coming this December!

Comics talked this week: 

House of X, Powers of X, BB Free #1, Die #1, November #1, Batman #82, Undiscovered Country #1, Bolivar: Bolivar Eats New York, X-Force #1, New X-Men #1, Marvel Action: Captain Marvel #3, Lois Lane #5, and Pretty Deadly: The Rat #3.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Nov 13 2019

1hr 42mins

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Ladies of Valhalla l Brie Larson's Unicorn Store

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An American, a Canadian and a Brit walk into a bar. But this isn’t a bad joke, this is the Ladies of
Valhalla.

For their seventeenth episode the Ladies take an in depth look at the 2017 movie Unicorn Store,
starring Brie Larson (who also directed the film) and Samuel L Jackson.

Next month they will be taking a look at the entire run of the comic book Giant Days, by John Allison,
Max Sarin and Lissa Tremain.

The Ladies of Valhalla podcast is hosted by Sarah Miles, Bronwyn Kelly-Seigh and Jessica Garris-
Schaeffer, and is a monthly look at media from female-identifying creators, or featuring female-
identifying characters. You can find the hosts on Twitter (@ValhallaLadies) or Facebook
(www.facebook.com/ValhallaLadies) or email them on ladiesofvalhalla@gmail.com

The Ladies of Valhalla logo was created by Jessica Garris-Schaeffer.

‘The Valhallan’, the theme music for Ladies of Valhalla, was created by SuperbadLarry

If you like Unicorn Store you will probably also like:

  • The surrealist writing of A S King and Haruki Murkami
  • The art of Jen Bartel and Christian Ward

Nov 08 2019

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That Scorsese Op-Ed & Pouring One Out for Giant Days | Comic Book Podcast Issue #415

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The boys finally say good bye to John Allison’s GIANT DAYS. Things get teary. Also, that gang digs deep into those Scorsese comments regarding the Marvel Cinematic Universe and his subsequent NY Times Op-Ed.

Also also, a solid listener questioner, Batman casting news, and the first issue of EXCALIBUR!!!

Comics talked this week: 

Invisible Woman #4, Fantastic Four: Grand Design #1, Batman Annual #4, Harleen #2, Gramercy Park, SFSX #2, Spider-Man: Life Story, Excalibur #1, Gideon Falls #11-17, Die #1-8, Afterlift #1, Black Canary: Ignite OGN, and Giant Days: As Time Goes By #1.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Nov 06 2019

1hr 59mins

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Hypothetical Horror Comic Movies for Halloween! | Comic Book Podcast Issue #414

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The gang’s all here for a ton of really cool comics this week, including MARAUDERS #1, MONEY SHOT #1, and WONDER WOMAN #81! Things get a little saucy and, darewesay, raunchy as the comics veer into the sci-fi sexy time.

Also, the crew takes a listener question about hypothetical horror movies based on the horror comics they know and love. They also dream up a series of courses around comics creation!

Comics talked this week: Aquaman Annual #2, Fearless #4, Wonder Woman #81, Valkyrie:Jane Foster #4, Dead Beats, Punk Taco, Amazing Mary Jane #1, Marauders #1, Money Shot #1, Sera and the Royal Stars #1-3, They Called Us Enemy, Oh Joy Sex Toy, Bad Reception #3, and Spider-Man: Life Story TP.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Oct 30 2019

1hr 29mins

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Watching Watchmen, Smashing Klansmen, and X'ing X-Men | Comic Book Podcast Issue #413

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Steve, Bob, and Joey talk a ton of comics this week, including the powerful Superman Smashes the Klan #1 from Gene Luen Yang and Gurihiru and the first issue of Jonathan Hickman and Leinil Yu’s X-Men!

Also, Steve and Joey review the first episode of HBO’s Watchmen spin-off and everybody gets down with the trailer for Bloodshot starring Vin Diesel!

Comics talked this week: Sexcastle, X-Men #1, Once & Future #3, Something is killing the children #2, Superman Smashes the Klan #1, Steeple #2, Metal Men #1, Captain Marvel #11, Aquaman #53, and Bettie Page: Unbound #5.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Oct 23 2019

2hr 8mins

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Batwoman, Astral Projecting Cats, and Hellmouths--OH MY! | Comic Book Podcast Issue #412

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Sarah has returned from her global travels with tons of stories to share!!! Also, lots of comics talk this week, including the first issue of BOOM! Studios’ Buffy crossover, Welcome to the Hellmouth, the penultimate issue of The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, the final issue of Sean Lewis’ Thumbs, and the first two issues of Strayed from Dark Horse.

Also, Bob and Joey discuss the Batwoman pilot from the CW!!!

Comics talked this week: Wonder Woman #80, Catwoman #16, Pretty Deadly: The Rat #2, Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #49, Powers of X #6, Hellmouth #1, Thumbs #5 (of 5), Ruby Falls #1, The Batman’s Grave #1, Strayed #1 & 2, Dark Ark: After the Flood # 1, The Plot #1, Relics of Youth #1, and The Weatherman #1-3.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Oct 16 2019

1hr 53mins

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Ladies of Valhalla l Sabrina with Kelly Thompson

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An American, a Canadian and a Brit walk into a bar. But this isn’t a bad joke, this is the Ladies of Valhalla.

In their seventeenth episode the Ladies take an in depth look at the Archie comics character Sabrina alongside writer on the current comic book series Kelly Thomson.

Next month they will be taking a look at the movie Unicorn Store, starring Brie Larson (who also directed the film) and Samuel L Jackson.

The Ladies of Valhalla podcast is hosted by Sarah Miles, Bronwyn Kelly-Seigh and Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and is a monthly look at media from female-identifying creators, or featuring female-identifying characters. You can find the hosts on Twitter (@ValhallaLadies) or Facebook (www.facebook.com/ValhallaLadies) or email them on ladiesofvalhalla@gmail.com

The Ladies of Valhalla logo was created by Jessica Garris-Schaeffer.

'The Valhallan’, the theme music for Ladies of Valhalla, was created by SuperbadLarry

If you like Sabrina you may also like:

  • Other works by Kelly Thompson including Captain Marvel, Hawkeye and West Coast Avengers
  • Unbeatable Squirrel Girl
  • Raven the Pirate Princess

Oct 11 2019

2hr 1min

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Monthly Reset Episode 5: PS5 Announcement Reactions!

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Justin and Bobby are back to chat about the PS5 news, Borderlands 3, Apple Arcade and more! Monthly Gaming Podcast hosted by @bobbyshortle and @Parkley76 we talk the games we've played, the news that stuck with us and the adventures of being a dad.

Oct 11 2019

59mins

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NYCC Reflections, Lion Forge's Catalyst, and a Joker Review | Comic Book Podcast Issue #411

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We're back from NYCC and we've got all the hot goss!!! Bob and Joey share all their favorite memories from the con of all cons!!! Also, the gang talks about the first issue of Lion Forge's latest big event, CATALYST: SEVEN DAYS, written by pod-favorite Gail Simone! Also also, tons of news and announcements from the last week in comics.

Also also, Steve and Joey share their thoughts on Todd Phillips' controversial JOKER film.

Photo credit for this week's podcast: two wonderful people Bob met at NYCC, Amy Herzog (Future Squirrel Girl) and Helen Walsh (Present Squirrel Girl) were at the Women of Marvel panel and shared their excitement for the future of comics!!!

Books talked about this podcast: Bettie Page Halloween Special, Lois Lane #4, Future Foundation #3, Marvel Comics #1001,  Bury the Lede GN, Batman #80, House of X #6, Stargazing GN, Are You Listening GN, and Catalyst: Seven Days #1.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Oct 09 2019

2hr 15mins

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The Birds of Prey and the Re-Reunification of Spidey-Man | Comic Book Podcast Issue #410

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You got that NYCC hype??? BECAUSE WE DO!!! Steve, Bob, and Joey talk all about what they’re excited for this weekend before jumping into a TON of comics talk, including debut issues of SFSX, The Plot, Strikeforce, and Harleen, and the final issue of a TC-fave, Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur.

Also, some big news dropped this week regarding that ongoing Spider-Man drama and we finally got that Birds of Prey trailer!!!

Books talked about this podcast: Bettie Page: Unbound #4, Marvel Team-Up #6, Fearless #3, Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur #47, Relics of Youth #1, The Plot #1, Bad Reception #2, Frogcatchers OGN, Powers of X #5, Angel #5, The Man Who Came Down the Attic Stairs, Snowpiercer: the Prequel -- the Extinction, Criminal #8, Strikeforce #1, Quarter Killer #1, Faithless #6, SFSX #1, and Harleen #1.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Oct 02 2019

1hr 51mins

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STEEPLE #1 and Getting Real About GUTS | Comic Book Podcast Issue #409

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The gang gears up to chat about John Allison's latest, STEEPLE (Dark Horse), but first Steve gets real about Raina Telgemeier's stunning graphic novel, GUTS. Also, a series of listener questions reveals the crew's favorite Greek Gods, workout routines, and reading habits!!!

Books talked about this podcast: House of X #5, Once & Future #2, Batman #79, Napoleon Dynamite #1, Glass Hood, SFSX #1, Guts OGN, Elvira, Mistress of the Dark #9, Empowered vol. 11, Aquaman #52, Marvel Action: Captain Marvel #2, Jane Foster: Valkyrie #3, and Steeple #1

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Sep 25 2019

2hr 23mins

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Sarah's Mary Poppins Handbag Abyss | Comic Book Podcast Issue #408

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This week , Bob, Sarah and Steve discover the secret behind the TC email password, and go in search of some old ass message from fans. There's also a bit of nasty weather this week, which could only mean that we're in for some turbulent Lightning Rounds. Captain Marvel gets her chance to shine (again) on this week's podcast, while Chainsaw Reindeer gets nothing but a lump of coal in his stocking. It's a bizarre episode this week, friends. Your hosts are all sleep-deprived, and Sarah's been hitting the birthday brandy!

Books talked about this podcast: Wonder Woman #78, Invisible Woman #3, Invaders #9, Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #48, Man-eaters #11, Chainsaw Reindeer One-Shot, Sabrina the Teenage Witch #5, Collapser #3, King Thor #1, Captain Marvel #10 and much more!

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Sep 18 2019

1hr 24mins

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Ladies of Valhalla l Jeremy Whitley talks The Unstoppable Wasp

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An American, a Canadian and a Brit walk into a bar. But this isn’t a bad joke, this is the Ladies of
Valhalla.

For their sixteenth episode the Ladies take an in depth look at the Marvel comic book series The Unstoppable Wasp alongside writer on the series Jeremy Whitley

Next month they will be taking a look at the various iterations of Sabrina – teenage witch or
otherwise – and will be joined on the show by Kelly Thompson, writer of the recent Sabrina The
Teenage Witch comic book from Archie comics.

Ladies of Valhalla is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com). The podcast is
hosted by Sarah Miles, Bronwyn Kelly-Seigh and Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and is a monthly look at
media from female or female-identifying creators, or featuring female or female-identifying
characters. You can find the hosts on Twitter (@ValhallaLadies) or Facebook
(www.facebook.com/ValhallaLadies) or email them on ladiesofvalhalla@gmail.com
The Ladies of Valhalla logo was created by Jessica Garris-Schaeffer.
‘The Valhallan’, the theme music for Ladies of Valhalla, was created by SuperbadLarry

If you like The Unstoppable Wasp you may also like:

  • Other works by Jeremy Whitley including Princeless, Raven the Pirate Princess, Future Foundation (issue 3 is released on 2nd October)
  • Ms Marvel
  • Unbeatable Squirrel Girl
  • DC Superhero Girls (younger readers)
  • Lumberjanes
  • Gotham Academy
  • Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me (more mature readers)

Sep 13 2019

2hr 39mins

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Wicked. Divine. Pretty. Deadly. | Comic Book Podcast Issue #407

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It’s a BIG WEEK around the Talking Comics table, as one of our long-time, Best of winners, THE WICKED + THE DIVINE, takes its final bow with issue #45. The gang revisits the last few issues and reflects on the series. Also, a pod-favorite series returns in PRETTY DEADLY: THE RAT #1 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios, and everyone’s got THOUGHTS about the new volume.

Also also, James Tynion’s latest Something is Killing the Children and some big House of X goings-on!!!

Oh yeah, and Doomsday Clock came out OMG.

Comics talked this week: Giant Days #54, Future Foundation #2, Justice League #31, Doomsday Clock #11, Pretty Deadly #1, House of X #3-4, Buffy #7-8, Angel #4, Web of Black Widow #1, Red Rover Charlie, Lois Lane #3, Everything #1, Something is Killing the Children #1, The Weatherman Vol. 2 #1-3, Pretty Deadly Vol. 1 & 2, Pretty Deadly: The Rat #1, and The Wicked + The Divine #33-45.

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Sep 11 2019

1hr 45mins

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Celebrating Giant Days with John Allison | Comic Book Podcast Issue #406

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Bob, Sarah and Steve are joined by Giants Days creator John Allison for this week's podcast! While John is in the studio, we also talk the final semester of Giant Days; his upcoming 5-issue series Steeple, Scary-Go-Round, Bad Machinery and more!

Books talked about this podcast: Wonder Woman #77, Marvel Team-Up #5, Power Pack: Grow Up, Marvel Comics #1000, Sera and the Royal Stars #2, Tommy Gun Wizards #1, She-Hulk Annual #1, Pumpkinheads GN, Harley Quinn: Breaking Glass GN

The Comic Book Podcast is brought to you by Talking Comics (www.talkingcomicbooks.com) The podcast is hosted by Steve Seigh (JoBlo.com assistant EIC & news editor), Bob Reyer, Joey Braccino, Jessica Garris-Schaeffer, and Sarah Miles who weekly dissect everything comics-related, from breaking news to new releases. Our Twitter handle is @TalkingComics and you can email us at podcast@talkingcomicbooks.com.

Sep 04 2019

2hr 46mins

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