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The podcast for pop culture and comic book fans. Each week the panel of comic book enthusiats take a look at current titles, collected trades, and give their take on current pop culture news.

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The podcast for pop culture and comic book fans. Each week the panel of comic book enthusiats take a look at current titles, collected trades, and give their take on current pop culture news.

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Rodrigo is a giant man child

By zipfrisbie - Oct 11 2019
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Great podcast. I love the format however Rodrigo has got to go. His opinions are those of a 9 year old child tainted with opinions that don’t really make any actual sense. I always think the show is at his best when he and his biased opinions are absent

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Awesome podcast but cannot find episodes lower than #339

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Rodrigo is a giant man child

By zipfrisbie - Oct 11 2019
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Great podcast. I love the format however Rodrigo has got to go. His opinions are those of a 9 year old child tainted with opinions that don’t really make any actual sense. I always think the show is at his best when he and his biased opinions are absent

Amazing

By Readying - Mar 29 2015
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Awesome podcast but cannot find episodes lower than #339
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Rank #1: Major Spoilers Podcast #661: That Jessica Jones Thing...

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If you like this episode, show your support by becoming a VIP! https://members.majorspoilers.com This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: We finally share our thoughts on Jessica Jones, review Conan the Avenger #22, Poison Ivy: Cycle of Life and Death #1, Pep Digital #178, and the Adventures of Supergirl #1. Plus, we share our favorite shows of the spring! NEWS DC Rebirth https://twitter.com/dandidio1/status/690640882182283265 REVIEWS STEPHEN Conan The Avenger #22 Writer: Fred Van Lente Artist: Brian Ching Publisher: Dark Horse Comics He’s been defeated, crucified, and left to die in the desert—and now, Conan faces still another fearsome trial when he must prove his worth among the hostile Zuagir tribesmen. In Conan’s mission to retake the city from a traitorous false queen, is the cruel Zuagir chieftain friend or foe? [rating:3.5/5] MATTHEW POISON IVY: CYCLE OF LIFE AND DEATH #1 Art by: Clay Mann Written by: Amy Chu Publisher: DC Comics Life. Death. Poison Ivy has power over both. But can she keep her friends and hold down a regular job at the same time? As Dr. Pamela Isley, she joins the prestigious plant sciences department at Gotham Botanical Gardens, but things quickly get complicated when a fellow scientist is murdered and it looks like the work of Ivy. Don’t miss the start of this new 6-issue miniseries! [rating:2.5/5] RODRIGO PEP DIGITAL VOL. #178: AGENTS BETTY & VERONICA Script: Dan Parent Art: Dan Parent, Rich Koslowski, Jack Morelli, Barry Grossman, Jim Amash, Digikore Studios Publisher: Archie Comics Betty and Veronica are ready for some secret agent action! Join them as they use high-tech gadgets and karate kicks to save the day from the forces of evil! Can they rescue the kidnapped Archie from a mysterious foe? [rating:2/5] ASHLEY ADVENTURES OF SUPERGIRL #1 Writer: Sterling Gates Artist: Bengal Publisher: DC Comics When an escaped prisoner from Fort Rozz interrupts a football game, Supergirl is on the scene to take her down. But Rampage is mad about more important things than a sporting event-and no pesky superhero can stop her quest for revenge! [rating:4/5] DISCUSSION: Jessica Jones Following a tragic end to her brief superhero career, Jessica Jones tries to rebuild her life as a private investigator, dealing with cases involving people with remarkable abilities in New York City.

Jan 27 2016

1hr 33mins

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Rank #2: Major Spoilers Podcast #650: Closing Comments

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Call the Major Spoilers Hotline - 785-727-1939 Podcast Posting Page - http://wp.me/p8YAd-1uul Become a Major Spoilers VIP - https://members.majorspoilers.com This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Star Wars spoilers? MST3K returns? Comic publishers not participating in Free Comic Book Day? All this plus reviews of King Tiger #4, Nova #1, and Dark Horse Presents #16, and a discussion on closing comment sections. Get involved with the Major Spoilers Podcast Network LINK NEWS More Star Wars Trailers and commercial spots http://majorspoilers.com/2015/11/08/movies-let-the-star-wars-commercial-spot-onslaught-commence/ REVIEWS STEPHEN KING TIGER #4 Writer: Randy Stradley Artist: Doug Wheatley King Tiger has used all his strength, expended every weapon, cast his last spell. His adversary is trapped, and Tiger is trapped with it. But Rikki Boyd, the woman whose heart he broke, refuses to let Tiger die alone. When magic fails, can the heart prevail? [rating:4/5] MATTHEW NOVA #1 TWO NOVAS?!?! Sam Alexander’s missing father is finally back and the two are making adventure a family business. With their Nova helmets that enable them to fly and shoot energy beams, they’re policing the Milky Way with their Nova Corps of two. But is everything what it seems? And if that weren’t enough, Sam is also now an Avenger! [rating:4/5] RODRIGO Dark Horse Presents #16 [rating:4/5] MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK Whether we recognize it or not, we are all creatures of habit. Having a routine keeps us from losing our minds, and flinging our poo at the person walking down the street (or so I’ve been told). The Four S Morning Routine is one that most of us follow, which makes me wonder what do you do first? What morning task do you do first? Brush your teeth Comb your hair http://majorspoilers.com/2015/11/10/major-spoilers-poll-of-the-week-morning-routine-edition/ If you want to suggest a trade paperback, you need to send an email to podcast@majorspoilers.com. That suggestion will go into the hopper and at least once a month, we’ll pick a number of suggestions for you to vote on, and at the end of the polling period, the book with the most votes will get the Major Spoilers Podcast treatment. DISCUSSION: Closing Comments Many sites on the Internet have opted to shut down their comment sections completely, or move to another forum for discussion. How does this affect Major Spoilers, and by extension our wonderful Spoilerites? Also, Google Play Podcasts, and a quick pondering on future potential podcasts. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends!

Nov 11 2015

1hr 31mins

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Rank #3: Major Spoilers Podcast #612: Alias Vol. 4: The Origin of Jessica Jones

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast - The Purple Man! LEGO Super Heroes spoilers, Sherlock Holmes vs. Harry Houdini, Fight Like a Girl, Astro City, and Guardians of the Galaxy. Plus, Alias Vol. 4! Get involved with the Major Spoilers Podcast Network LINK NEWS LEGO Super Hero Sets Revealed LINK IDW Publishing Announces Release Delays LINK REVIEWS STEPHEN Sherlock Holmes Vs. Harry Houdini #4 (Of 5) Writer: Anthony Del Col, Conor McCreery Artis: Carlos Furuzono Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Cover Price: $3.99 The improbable has become the impossible! With magician Harry Houdini arrested after a blood bath that has left his wife at the edge of death, detective Sherlock Holmes must overcome his suspicions - and his demons - to free Houdini and overcome a powerful enemy that commands the unholy powers of the spirits. [rating:4/5] MATTHEW FIGHT LIKE A GIRL #3 Writer(s): David Pinckney Artist Name(s): Soo Lee Cover Artist(s): Soo Lee Action Lab Entertainment ROUND THREE! Amarosa has survived two grueling fights and now the stakes are even higher as she finds herself where she never dreamed she’d be: space! Her hands are full trying to survive and learn about herself, but it seems that everyone knows more about her then she does! 32pgs./ FC/ Teen $3.99 [rating:3.5/5] RODRIGO Astro City #20 Writer: Kurt Busiek Artist: Brent Anderson Publisher: Vertigo Comics Quarrel learns more about what makes her tick – through action, anger, and disastrous relationships with MPH and Crackerjack – as she tries to figure out her future. And Crackerjack can’t cope with the big 5-0. Plus: Honor Guard and the menace of the Black Lab. [rating:3.5/5] ZACH Guardians of the Galaxy (2013-) #24 Written by Brian Michael Bendis Art by Valerio Schiti Cover by Jason Keith Valerio Schiti BLACK VORTEX TIE-IN! With the Slaughter Squad hot on their tails, the X-Men and the Guardians of the Galaxy are going to have to find somewhere to stash this loot. The odds against them, their only option for gaining the upper hand might lie with the mysterious Black Vortex. Will the temptation of the Black Vortex’s unknown power be too much for this band of misfits? [rating:3.5/5] Major Spoilers Poll of the Week [poll id=“374”] DISCUSSION: Alias Vol. 4: The Secret Origins of Jessica Jones Jessica’s origins, including her source of powers, how she became a superhero, and why she quit are revealed. Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

Feb 18 2015

1hr 32mins

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Rank #4: Zach on Film: Avengers: Age of Ultron (Summer Movie Special)

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Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron has arrived in theaters, and Zach on Film examines the movie moments after Rob, Rodrigo, Stephen, and Zach watched the flick. SPOILER WARNING IN EFFECT! MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD! Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Marvel Studios presents “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” the epic follow-up to the biggest Super Hero movie of all time. When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure. Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers VIP. It will help ensure Zach on Film continues far into the future! A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site.

May 01 2015

1hr 5mins

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Rank #5: Major Spoilers Podcast #658: The Woods and Fan Film Lawsuits

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Star Trek Fan Films, Archie #5, Obi-Wan and Anikin #1, Rat Queens #14, and a discussion of The Woods Volume 1. Contact Major Spoilers - 785-727-1939 Like this show? You can support our efforts to make more and keep the show free - https://members.majorspoilers.com/subscribe Comment on this show - http://wp.me/p8YAd-1wtX Head on over to www.comicbento.com to check out pricing, unboxing videos and more. Subscribers can use promo code SPOILERS (in all-caps) to save $5.00 on all new subscriptions! Get involved with the Major Spoilers Podcast Network LINK NEWS We devote the first part of the show to the recent lawsuit involving Paramount, CBS, and a production group working on a Star Trek Fan Film. REVIEWS STEPHEN ARCHIE #5 Script: Mark Waid Art: Veronica Fish, Andre Szymanowicz, Jack Morelli The biggest comic series of the year presses on! Betty and Jughead have declared war on Veronica over the heart and soul of Archie Andrews! Who should you be rooting for? You might just be surprised by the answer! Rising star comics artist Veronica Fish joins the legendary Mark Waid on creative duties for this brand new issue! MATTHEW Obi-Wan and Anakin #1 Story by Charles Soule Art by Marco Checchetto Publisher: Marvel Comics Cover Price: $3.99 Before their military heroism in the Clone Wars, before their tragic battle on Mustafar, and many decades before their confrontation on the Death Star…they were Master Obi-Wan Kenobi and his Padawan learner, Anakin Skywalker. Set between the events of Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace and Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones – it has been a few years since Obi-Wan pledged to train the young Anakin. Though they have grown closer through training, the road has been a difficult one. Now, called to a remote planet for assistance, Master and Padawan’s skills will be put to the test. And their relationship will be pushed to the breaking point. Before they became brothers-in-arms during the Clone Wars, be there as Soule and Checchetto weave a tale of the Jedi at the height of their power, and the foundations of their doomed friendship. ASHLEY RAT QUEENS #14 Writer: Wiebe, Kurtis J. Artist:Fowler, Tess Cover Artist: Sejic, Stjepan 'DEMONS,' Part Four Hannah is reunited with her father for the first time in many years and in a way she never could have expected. MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK http://majorspoilers.com/2016/01/04/major-spoilers-poll-of-the-week-most-anticipated-movie-of-2016/ DISCUSSION: The Woods Vol. 1 Writer: James Tynion IV Artist: Michael Dialynas On October 16, 2013, 437 students, 52 teachers, and 24 additional staff from Bay Point Preparatory High School in suburban Milwaukee, WI vanished without a trace. Countless light years away, far outside the bounds of the charted universe, 513 people find themselves in the middle of an ancient, primordial wilderness. Where are they? Why are they there? The answers will prove stranger than anyone could possibly imagine. Collects issues #1-4 of the critically acclaimed series. Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends!

Jan 06 2016

1hr 57mins

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Rank #6: Major Spoilers Podcast #611: Spider-Man in the MCU!

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast - Did you hear the news about Spider-Man!? Also, DC gives us 24 new number ones, the A-Force is coming, Ei8ht#1, Hulk #11, Niko and the Sword of Light, and Guardians of the Galaxy and X-Men: The Black Vortex Alpha #1 get reviewed. Get involved with the Major Spoilers Podcast Network LINK Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers VIP. It will help ensure The Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! NEWS DC Comics announces the New 49 LINK Marvel announces the A-Force LINK REVIEWS STEPHEN EI8HT #1 Writer: Rafael Albuquerque, Mike Johnson Artist: Rafael Albuquerque Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Cover Price: $3.50 Welcome to the Meld, an inhospitable dimension in time where Joshua, a chrononaut, finds himself trapped. With no memory or feedback from the team of scientists that sent him, he can’t count on anything but his heart and a stranger’s voice to guide him to his destiny. [rating:4/5] MATTHEW HULK #11(W) Gerry Duggan (A/CA) Mark Bagley OMEGA HULK HAS OFFICIALLY BOUGHT A TICKET TO HELL… • Science runs amok! • Mistakes will be made! • No happy ending here! [rating:4/5] RODRIGO Niko and the Sword of Light (Pilot Episode on Amazon Prime) (For children ages 6-11) - Ten-year-old Niko, the last of his kind in a strange world, embarks on an epic quest to bring light back to his land. Armed with his magic sword, Niko journeys to the Cursed Volcano, making new friends and powerful foes while uncovering secrets about his mysterious past. Based on the motion graphic comic by Imaginism Studios and Studio NX. [rating:4/5] ZACH Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex Alpha #1 Written by Sam Humphries Art by Ed McGuinness Cover Price:$4.99 The Black Vortex starts here! The Black Vortex, an ancient artifact imbued with immeasurable power, is now in the hands of Mr. Knife! With billions of lives potentially at stake, Peter Quill, the Legendary Star-Lord, is going to have to dust off his thieving gloves. But with Knife’s Slaughter Squad protecting him, Peter’s probably going to need some help. [rating:2.5/5] DISCUSSION: Spider-Man is now part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

Feb 11 2015

1hr 44mins

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Rank #7: Major Spoilers Podcast #653: Shaft!

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Call the Major Spoilers Hotline - 785-727-1939 Share your thoughts on this episode - http://wp.me/p8YAd-1vig Become a Major Spoilers VIP to show you care - https://members.majorspoilers.com This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: We talk about the private dick that’s a hit with all the chicks - SHAFT! Vol. 1 from Dynamite Entertainment. Plus, Kung Fu Panda #3, We Are Robin #6, Doc Savage: The Spider’s Web #1 and Silver Surfer #16. Get involved with the Major Spoilers Podcast Network LINK NEWS Wonder Woman pics confirm WWI setting http://majorspoilers.com/2015/11/30/movies-wonder-woman-set-photos-show-wwi-setting/ Jawiin Comic Drive is trying to send 10000 comics to the troops overseas by Jan 1st! If you want to donate comics, please complete these two steps 1 – Box and ship the comics to COMICS FOR SOLDIERS c/o Jawiin Comic Drive 4780 SPRINGFIELD DR. TERRE HAUTE, IN 47803 2 – Send a picture of your comics and the number of books you are donating to jawiincomicdrive@gmail.com. (If you don’t send your number to the email, we will have an inaccurate count and the drive could fail. Let’s get these soldiers some comics for the new year! ) REVIEWS STEPHEN Doc Savage: The Spider’s Web #1 writer: Chris Roberson artist: Cezar Razek cover price: $3.99 While responding to a devastating earthquake in South America, Doc Savage and company discover that not only was the disaster far from natural, but that it seems to be linked to a menace that Doc faced many years before. As he begins to investigate, Doc discovers that a number of closed cases that he had considered to be isolated threats were in fact part of a larger web that he never suspected before now. MATTHEW SILVER SURFER #15 Written by Dan Slott Art by Michael Allred and Laura Allred Published by Marvel Comics“Day One” Does one Norrin Radd have to die for another Silver Surfer to live? In the space outside of time and the time outside of space, beings of great cosmic power battle for the final shape of the next reality! This may be the “Last Days” of The Silver Surfer… but it also might be the FIRST Day of an All-New Marvel Universe! RODRIGO Kung Fu Panda #3 ‘Daze of Thunder.’Po has been mastering battle techniques, but can he battle the elements? Well he’s soon about to find out, as Lei Gong, a huge Kung Fu master Gorilla who has tapped into forbidden elemental sorcery, hits town (literally). Will he persuade Po to join forces with him? ASHLEY WE ARE ROBIN #6 Writer: Bermejo, Lee Artist: Corona, Jorge Cover Artist: Corona, Jorge The Robins are reeling from yet another loss-but with the Reaper on their tails, there’s no time regroup! As the team fractures, each Robin must decide who can be trusted. And is it worth the risk to wear the R? MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK Who would win in a fight, Sandman or Clayface? DISCUSSION: SHAFT: A COMPLICATED MAN Writer: David Walker Artist: Bilquis Evely Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Cover Price: $19.99 Who’s the black private dick that’s a sex machine with all the chicks? Shaft! (You’re damn right!) Created by author Ernest Tidyman and made famous in a series of novels and films, iconic hero Shaft makes his graphic novel debut in an all-new adventure. He’s gone toe-to-toe with organized crime bosses, stood up to the cops, squared off against kidnappers, and foiled assassination attempts. But who was John Shaft before he became the hardboiled investigator with a reputation as big as New York City itself? Recently arriving home from his tour of duty in Vietnam, his first case - tracking down a missing person for his girlfriend - quickly turns into a matter of life and death, making him a target of gangsters and the police! The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends!

Dec 02 2015

1hr 39mins

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Rank #8: Major Spoilers Podcast Movie Special: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

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We went to see The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and Rob, Stephen, Zach, and The Boy share their VERY SPOILERY thoughts and reactions to the movie. WARNING: We’re serious - we spoil this movie. If you haven’t seen the movie, you should listen to this later. Peter Parker runs the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of super villains against him, impacting on his life. Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers VIP. It will help ensure The Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future!

May 03 2014

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Rank #9: Major Spoilers Podcast #847: Spider-Man 2099 Volume 1

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Look! Up in the sky! It’s Spider-Man of the future! This week, we also take a look at Legion of Super-Heroes Millenium #2, Action Comics #1015, Dead Legends #1, and more!

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SPIDER-MAN IS BACK!

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STEPHEN
LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES MILLENNIUM #2
Writer: Brian Michael Bendis
Artist: Nicola Scott, Jim Cheung, Jeff Dekal
Publisher: DC Comics
Cover Price: $4.99
Release Date: October 2, 2019
Get on board for a journey through the future like no other! A gallery of all-star artists join our mysterious guide as they continue their 1,000-year journey toward the 31st century, inspiring Booster Gold to time-travel, debating fighting tactics with O.M.A.C. and making their way to the front door of the Legion of Super-Heroes. The DC event of the future is here now!
[rating:4.5/5]

MATTHEW
ACTION COMICS #1015
Writer: Brian Michael Bendis
Artist: Szymon Kudranski
Publisher: DC Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: September 25th, 2019

Breakout Wonder Comics hero Naomi makes her Metropolis debut as the teen hero looks to Superman to help her navigate her unexpected new role as a hero in the DC Universe. Hoping to answer the remain questions about her origin, lineage and greater purpose on Earth, Naomi not only gets the attention of the Man of Steel but also Gotham City’s Dark Knight Detective, as Batman takes an interest in her quick rise to prominence.
[rating:3/5]

RODRIGO
DEAD LEGENDS #1
Writer: James Maddox
Artist: Gavin Smith
Publisher: A Wave Blue World Inc.
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: October 9, 2019
A widow seeking revenge. A champion hellbent on losing. A world-class assassin second guessing her contract. The Dead Legends tournament contains a long history of pitting the best fighters in the world against one another, but this year, these combatants bend the rules and place the future of the tournament in jeopardy. A martial arts throwback series that hits harder than a kick to the skull!
[rating: 3/5]

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ARCHIE HALLOWE’EN SPECTACULAR #1
Writer: Various
Artist: Dan Parent
Publisher: Archie Comics
Cover Price: $2.99
Release Date: Oct 10, 2019
Get ready for a hauntingly hilarious collection of some of the best Halloween stories Archie has to offer!
[rating: 5/5]

DISCUSSION
SPIDER-MAN 2099
Writer: Peter David
Artist: Rick Leonardi, Kelly Jones
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Cover Price: $16.99
Collects Spider-Man 2099 (1992) #1-10.

Venture, the Specialist, the Vulture - the future is full of menaces, but none so vile as a corrupt government and the corporations behind it! A scary future needs a hero who’s just as creepy - perhaps a Wall-Crawler of some kind? See the world of tomorrow and the cast who inhabit it as the Spider-Man of 2099 battles evil in both high and low society.

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Oct 02 2019

1hr 6mins

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Rank #10: Black Panther vs. The Klan

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Black Panther vs. The Klan! Plus, Shazam! Athena Voltaire and the Sorcerer Pope #1, Swamp Thing Winter Special #1, and Sonitus #1. Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers Patron at http://patreon.com/MajorSpoilers. It will help ensure the Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! NEWS Production is underway on SHAZAM! https://batman-news.com/2018/02/05/shazam-plot-synopsis-official/ REVIEWS STEPHEN ATHENA VOLTAIRE AND THE SORCERER POPE #1 Writer: Steve Bryant Artist: Ismael Canales Publisher: Action Lab Entertainment Cover Price: $3.99 SOLICITATION: Kicking off the ongoing adventures of comics’ favorite pulp heroine! Athena races against the Nazis to find an artifact once possessed by Pope Sylvester II, but the allies helping her have their own agendas. Loyalties will be tested. With absolute power up for grabs, who can you trust? [rating:4/5] MATTHEW SWAMP THING WINTER SPECIAL #1 Writer: Tom King Artist: Jason Fabok Publisher: DC Comics Cover Price:$7.99 Swamp Thing is out of his element as he shepherds a lost boy through a blinding blizzard and other hazards of a strange, frozen tundra. In this touching and harrowing tale of survival, the pair must navigate countless threats throughout a bewildering terrain—with a bloodthirsty snow monster hot on their heels. But how long can they rely on each other? Separated from the Green and stripped of his powers in this dead world, Swamp Thing struggles to fight for their lives and deliver the boy to safety. Disoriented and decaying, Swamp Thing’s fading understanding of his surroundings forces the duo to confront their desperation and uncover the true identity of the snow monster that hunts them. [rating: 3/5] RODRIGO Sonitus #1 Writer: Cody Sousa, Dan Sheppard Artist: Cecilia Lo Valvo, Dee Cunniffe Publisher: Alterna Cover Price: $1.50 Mysterious voices lure a man back to his hometown to visit an abandoned house that he used to frequent as a child. But as he journeys through his old hangout, he encounters a supernatural presence that forces him to face his past and his darkest fears. [rating: 2/5] MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK http://majorspoilers.com/2018/02/13/major-spoilers-poll-week-favorite-cover-madness-editions-week-two/ DISCUSSION ESSENTIAL BLACK PANTHER VOLUME 1 Writer: Don McGregor, Jack Kirby Artist: Rich Bukler Embark on an expedition into the heart of Marvel’s dark continent! Join T’Challa, King of Wakanda - AKA the Black Panther - as he fights to uphold peace and justice in both his own African kingdom and the urban jungle of New York City. Experience the thrills as one of the Marvel Universe’s noblest knights-errant takes on everything from hate mongering heels to futuristic frog time machines, as brought to you by the inimitable imaginations of some of comicdom’s most sensational scribes. CLOSE Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends! Closing music comes from Ookla the Mok.

Feb 14 2018

1hr 16mins

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Rank #11: Major Spoilers Podcast #659: The Mud Pack!

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Like this episode? Support us at https://members.majorspoilers.com/subscribe Share your thoughts at http://wp.me/p8YAd-1wJ8 This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: The Legend of Wonder Woman #1, New Romancer #2, Dark Horse Presents #18, the Black Hood #8, and THE MUD PACK! Get involved with the Major Spoilers Podcast Network LINK NEWS Kevin Smith to direct The Flash http://majorspoilers.com/2016/01/10/television-kevin-smith-to-direct-episode-of-the-flash/ Vixen Season Two http://majorspoilers.com/2016/01/11/television-vixen-gets-season-two/ REVIEWS STEPHEN The Legend of Wonder Woman #1 Writer: Renae De Liz Artist: Ray Dillon A new WONDER WOMAN 9-issue miniseries begins here with a story written and pencilled by Renae De Liz (The Last Unicorn)! In the beginning there was only chaos. But Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, saw a better future—and eventually, her daughter would be destined to bring that new world to life! Before her ultimate fate unfolds, though, Diana of Themyscira must learn the important lessons of an Amazonian childhood! [rating:4/5] MATTHEW THE BLACK HOOD #8 “The Lonely Crusade, Part 2” The Black Hood has tracked down the “Crusaders”—a mysterious group of vigilantes who have vowed to clean the “scum” off the streets of Philadelphia. But their first encounter leaves our man beaten, humbled... and hungry for payback. The Crusaders, however, have some payback of their own in mind. Especially when they stumble upon the Hood’s real identity... Artist extraordinaire ROBERT HACK (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, The X-Files) as he takes over art duties in this special issue. Script: Duane Swierczynski Art: Robert Hack, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Rachel Deering On Sale: 1/13 32-page, full color comic $3.99 U.S. [rating:3/5] RODRIGO Dark Horse Presents #18 The next chapter of Rich Woodall and Craig Rousseau’s Kyrra: Alien Jungle Girl begins here! A paranormal podcaster deals with a personal possession in Barbara Randall Kesel and Marc Olivent’s Sundown Crossroads! This issue also features new chapters of Paul Levitz and Tim Hamilton’s Brooklyn Blood, Carla Speed McNeil’s Finder, and Dennis Calero’s The Suit! Shawn Aldridge and Julius Gopez’s Last Act and David Chelsea’s Sandy and Mandy conclude! [rating:3/5] ASHLEY NEW ROMANCER #2 Written by: Peter Milligan Art by: Brett Parson No sooner had incorrigible romantic and brilliant coder Lexy Ryan been united with her long-dead dream lover-poet Lord Byron-then she lost him again. Now, while Lexy searches for the famous rhymer and the New Romancer dating site teeters on the brink of oblivion, Lexy's beautiful but dangerous successor at Incubator takes an unhealthy interest in the libertine Lord. Meanwhile, a crazed Casanova seeks a perverse type of love in Silicon Valley' [rating:4/5] MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK http://majorspoilers.com/2016/01/12/major-spoilers-poll-of-the-week-statues-or-action-figures/ DISCUSSION: Detective Comics: The Mud Pack An enraged Preston Payne, Clayface III, escapes from Arkham Asylum. Batman is called in immediately to help recapture the Man of Clay who has teamed up with previous incarnations of the shape-shifting villain. Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends!

Jan 13 2016

1hr 31mins

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Rank #12: Major Spoilers Podcast #568: The Dresden Files: Ghoul Goblin

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast, Dresden Files, Captain America 3, Lumberjanes #1, Aquaman and the Others, Forbidden Love, Guardians of the Galaxy, and… Rodrigo! Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers VIP. It will help ensure The Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! NEWS Captain America 3 arrives in 2016 LINK Archie Comics KILLS Archie Andrews LINK REVIEWS STEPHEN Lumberjanes #1 Writer(s): Grace Ellis, Noelle Stevenson Artist(s): Brooke Allen Publisher: BOOM! Studios Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley are five best pals determined to have an awesome summer together…and they’re not gonna let any insane quest or an array of supernatural critters get in their way! Not only is it the second title launching in our new BOOM! Box imprint but LUMBERJANES is one of those punk rock, love-everything-about-it stories that appeals to fans of basically all excellent things. MATTHEW Aquaman and The Others #1 Writer: Dan Jurgens Artists: Ed Tadeo, Lan Medina Publisher: DC Comics A “FUTURES END” prelude! Spinning out of AQUAMAN, the King of Atlantis and his teammates find themselves targeted by an unknown foe that wants their Atlantean artifacts! Don’t miss the start of this all-new series! RODRIGO Forbidden Love Writer: Jessie Young Artist: Artyom Trakhanov https://writejessewrite.squarespace.com/forbidden-love ZACH Guardians of the Galaxy Prelude #1 Writers: Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning Publisher: Marvel GET READY FOR MARVEL’S GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY WITH AN ALL-NEW COMIC BOOK PRELUDE—WRITTEN BY COSMIC LEGENDS DAN ABNETT AND ANDY LANNING! Major Spoilers Poll of the Week Time to put two heroes in the ring and see who will emerge victorious in a battle for the ages! Who would win in a fight - Iceman, or the Human Torch? Discussion Jim Butcher’s Dresden Files: Ghoul Goblin From the mind of best-selling author Jim Butcher, an ALL-NEW, COMPLETELY ORIGINAL Dresden Files story that pits Chicago’s mystical detective against bloodthirsty rural monsters. Harry Dresden, a Chicago private investigator and wizard, heads to a small, isolated Missouri town terrorized by Nevernever monsters. The singularly unfortunate Talbot family has suffered a curse that has decimated their number for generations, and only our hero can save them… that is, if he can survive hostile lawmen, the dark secrets of townsfolk, an ancient guardian spirit, and two deadly carnivores! Can Dresden cleanse the Talbot bloodline of its curse Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

Apr 09 2014

1hr 41mins

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Rank #13: Major Spoilers Podcast #607: What if...?

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast - We take a look at What If…? Ruminate on Agent Carter and Ant-Man, ponder the possibilities of The Flash, and learn that Shaft is still one bad mother… WHATCH YOUR MOUTH - and Rodrigo returns. Get involved with the Major Spoilers Podcast Network LINK Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers VIP. It will help ensure The Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! NEWS Top Ten in 2014 LINK Ant Man Trailer Reactions LINK REVIEWS STEPHEN The Flash: Season Zero (2014-) #10 Smoak Signals concludes! Can Barry save Felicity (and himself) from the mysterious Sky Lords? [rating:3/5] MATTHEW Shaft #2 Every great detective has their first case. For John Shaft, that first case seems simple enough. But tracking down a missing person for his girlfriend quickly turns into a matter of life and death. With the bodies piling up, Shaft realizes he’s in over his head. But can he stay alive long enough to figure out what is going on, or will his first case be the death of John Shaft? [rating:4/5] RODRIGO The Legend of Korra finale [rating:3/5] ZACH Avengers: No More Bullying #1 The Avengers have always stood up for those who cannot stand up for themselves, but this time they’re in for a bombastic adventure of the highest order! Featuring surprise guest stars from across the Marvel Universe including Spider-Man and the Guardians of the Galaxy! Face front, readers! You won’t want to miss this one! [rating:4/5] Major Spoilers Poll of the Week There are a lot of great movies coming out in 2015, and though we know what movies are high on our radar, there are questions as to what movies you are most interested in seeing. Once again, we dive deep into the bucket to ponder why Milk Duds taste so good on buttery popcon, as we ask the all important theater going questions.] DISCUSSION: What If #4 - The Invaders had stayed together What If #34 - The Watcher were a stand up comedian What if #17 - Kraven the Hunter Had Killed Spider-Man Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

Jan 14 2015

1hr 29mins

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Rank #14: Major Spoilers Podcast #577: Writing Witchblade

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast - Ashley V Robinson stops by, Ant-man has a director, Wilson Fisk is found, Starlight #4 shines, Witchblade #175, Jirni #1, Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-man #2, and Scarlet Witch vs. Hermione! NEWS Ant Man Director Announced LINK Vincent D’Onofrio to play The Kingpin LINK REVIEWS STEPHEN Starlight #4 Writer: Mark Millar Artist: Goran Parlov Publisher: Image Comics Duke and his young companion are getting deeper into Tantalus’ underground movement, doing everything they can to infiltrate the invaders and meeting some unlikely allies. It’s been 40 years since Duke last held a gun. Does he still have what it takes to drive out alien invaders and save Tantalus for a second time? [rating:5/5] MATTHEW Witchblade #175 Writer: Ron Marz Artist: Laura Braga Publisher: Top Cow DOUBLE-SIZED ANNIVERSARY ISSUE! Starting a new storyline, the team of writer RON MARZ and artist LAURA BRAGA continue their acclaimed run, providing an entry point for new readers, as well as a celebration of all that’s gone before. Also features a second story by MARZ & BRAGA, revealing a previously untold tale of the Witchblade in feudal Japan, as well as other bonus features. [rating:4/5] RODRIGO Jirni Vol. 2 #1 Writer: JT Krul Artist: Paolo Pantalena Publisher: Aspen Ara is a warrior-princess with the blood of the mystical D'jinn flowing through her. Powerful, brave, and capable, she is determined to finish her quest to find her kidnapped mother, no matter what obstacles may fall in her path. But, the desert she wanders through seems endless, and something is hunting her. Or is it the other way around? [rating:4/5] ZACH Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider=man #2 Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: David Marquez Publisher: Marvel PART TWO OF THE BIGGEST SPIDER-MAN STORY OF THE YEAR “REVIVAL” • After the mind-blowing reveal at the end of the first issue, miles life will NEVER be the same again. • With SHIELD gone, the biggest villain in SPIDER-MAN history is out and nothing can stop him. • Miles has made a huge choice about the woman he loves. Will he live to regret it? [rating:3.5/5] Major Spoilers Poll of the Week Magic it up! Last week, the Major Spoilers populace determine that Herminone Granger could best Sabrina, the Teenage Witch in a battle of the magic-types. But I wonder how Hermione would hold up against the Scarlet Witch? http://majorspoilers.com/2014/06/10/major-spoilers-poll-week-majiks-stuffs/ [poll=“340”] Discussion: Ashley V Robinson stops by to talk up her upcoming web series, acting, and her contribution to the Witchblade mythos. Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

Jun 11 2014

1hr 29mins

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Rank #15: Major Spoilers Podcast #809: Aquaman's Blue Suit

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How did Aquaman get his blue suit? What did Hellboy say when the demon showed up? Is Super Smash Bros. Ultimate really all that it is cracked up to be? And is Doomsday Clock #8 any good? Find out in this week’s Major Spoilers Podcast. Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers Patron at http://patreon.com/MajorSpoilers. It will help ensure the Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! NEWS Chris Ryall returns to IDW Publishing http://majorspoilers.com/2018/12/10/chris-ryall-returns-to-idw-publishing-as-president-publisher-and-chief-creative-officer/ Conan Enters the Marvel Universe http://majorspoilers.com/2018/12/08/conan-enters-the-marvel-universe-in-avengers-no-road-home/ REVIEWS STEPHEN HELLBOY HOLIDAY SPECIAL 2018 Writer: Mike Mignola, Various Artist: Various Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Cover Price: $3.99 Release Date: December 12, 2018 Three wintry tales featuring a Mike Mignola and Ben Stenbeck team-up for a New Year’s Eve séance gone wrong when Hellboy visits a family’s English home, Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá revisit B.P.R.D.: Vampire with a new tie-in story, and Tonci Zonjic returns to write and draw Lobster Johnson. [rating:5/5] MATTHEW DOOMSDAY CLOCK #8 Writer: Geoff Johns Artist: Gary Frank Publisher: DC Comics Cover Price: $4,99 Release Date: December 5, 2018 The critical and commercial hit series by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank continues following the shocking revelations of last issue. As the truth behind Dr. Manhattan’s actions against the DC Universe are revealed, Ozymandias turns to the only being who can stop him: Superman. [rating:1.5/5] RODRIGO SUPER SMASH BROS. ULTIMATE Initial release date: December 7, 2018 Designer: Masahiro Sakurai Composer: Hideki Sakamoto Composer: Hideki Sakamoto Platform: Nintendo SwitchSuper Smash Bros. Ultimate is a 2018 crossover fighting game developed by Bandai Namco Studios and Sora Ltd. and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It is the fifth installment in the Super Smash Bros. series, succeeding Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. [rating: 4.5/5] ASHLEY THE FLASH VOL 8 FLASH WAR Writer: Joshua Williamson Artist: Howard Porter Publisher: DC Comics Cover Price: $16.99 Release Date: Dec 12, 2018 One of the biggest Flash adventures starts here, with a special story starring the classic Wally West, who’s conflicted over whether to let Iris West know he is alive—and he’ll need the help of the Flash to figure out what to do! But when Magenta, Wally’s old love, needs his help, the Flash returns home to Keystone City, where he is confronted with violent memories of an unknown world. It’s a major turning point for the Flash family! Join Wally West, Barry Allen and other DC Universe characters as they join together for the ultimate race against time. Writer Joshua Williamson (Justice League vs. Suicide Squad) continues his smash-hit run on the Fastest Man Alive with The Flash Vol. 8: Flash War! Collects The Flash #46-51 and a story from Annual #1. [rating: 5/5] MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK http://majorspoilers.com/2018/12/09/major-spoilers-poll-of-the-week-a-long-winters-nap/ CLOSE Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends! Closing music comes from Ookla the Mok.

Dec 12 2018

1hr 15mins

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Rank #16: #783: The Galactus Trilogy (1966)

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The First Family of Comics takes center stage this week, as the Fantastic Four take on Galactus and his friend, Harold. Plus, strange things are afoot at DC Comics (or are they?), your favorite burger joint, Motor Crush Vol. 2, Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #4, Hawkman #1, and Tomb Raider: Inferno #1 all go under the microscope. Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers Patron at http://patreon.com/MajorSpoilers. It will help ensure the Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! NEWS WHAT IS GOING ON AT DC COMICS!? http://majorspoilers.com/2018/06/07/aw-man-diane-nelson-out-as-dc-entertainment-president/ http://majorspoilers.com/2018/06/12/geoff-johns-steps-down-as-president-and-cco-of-dc-entertainment-to-launch-the-killing-zone-production-banner/ http://majorspoilers.com/2018/06/07/vertigo-returns-to-its-roots-with-a-line-wide-relaunch/ http://majorspoilers.com/2018/06/12/dc-comics-announces-new-titles-for-dc-ink-and-dc-zoom/ REVIEWS STEPHEN TOMB RAIDER INFERNO #1 Writer: Jackson Lanzing, Collin Kelly Artist: Phillip Sevy Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Cover Price: $3.99 Release Date: June 13, 2018 Trinity is on high alert—they know Lara Croft is coming and now, under the shrewd command of a new officer, they’re ready for any surprises, but Lara is steadfast in her quest to uncover their secrets. Though typically equally prepared, this time Lara may just find herself one step behind. MATTHEW HAWKMAN #1 Writer: Robert Venditti Artist: Bryan Hitch Publisher: DC Comics Cover Price: $3.99 Release Date: June 13, 2018 Spinning out of the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, Carter Hall returns to the DC Universe! An explorer of the ancient and unknown, Hawkman finds himself embroiled in a long-standing mission to discover the true purpose of his many reincarnations. Carter races around the globe trying to piece together an ancient prophecy, but will he be able to face down his past lives lurking around every corner? RODRIGO USAGI YOJIMBO: THE HIDDEN #4 Writer: Stan Sakai Artist: Stan Sakai Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Cover Price: 3.99 Release Date: June 20, 2018 The only person who knows the true contents of the mysterious box Usagi and Detective Ishida are tracking escapes from custody—and then hired assassins attack Usagi and Ishida! The realization that someone has been following them all along leads to a plan to seek help from a very unexpected source. ASHLEY MOTOR CRUSH vol 2 Writer: Brenden Fletcher & Cameron Stewart Artist: Babs Tarr Publisher: Image Comic Cover Price: $16.99 Release Date: 5/29/18 The acclaimed sci-fi action-adventure series MOTOR CRUSH is back for another heat! Two years have passed in Nova Honda, the racing capital of the world, and for Domino Swift everything has turned upside down. How does she fit in a world without Crush? MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK http://majorspoilers.com/2018/06/10/major-spoilers-poll-of-the-week-best-diner-edition/ DISCUSSION THE GALACTUS TRILOGY Stan “The Man” called it the “World’s Greatest Comic Magazine,” and he wasn’t kidding. If Lee and Jack Kirby set the comics world on fire in 1961 with the debut of Fantastic Four, in 1965 they burnt it down. Letting loose an unmatched burst of rapid-fire creativity, they gave birth to the Frightful Four, the Inhumans, Galactus, the Silver Surfer and even pulled off the first super hero wedding. There’s also monster menaces galore, including Dragon Man, and out-of-this-world villains, from the shape-shifting Skrulls to the undersea warlord Attuma. But it’s not just the panel-bursting action that makes FF great. It’s the drama of a family, joined together to face all the wonders of the Marvel Universe. https://www.newsfromme.com/2003/08/22/jack-kirbys-superman/ CLOSE Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. Closing music comes from Ookla the Mok.

Jun 13 2018

1hr 23mins

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Rank #17: Major Spoilers Podcast #789: Comic-Con 2018

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This week, we reflect on some of the news from the San Diego Comic-Con. We also take a look at the first volume of Spy Seal from Image Comics. Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers Patron at http://patreon.com/MajorSpoilers. It will help ensure the Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! NEWShttp://majorspoilers.com/category/san-diego-comic-con-2/ MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK http://majorspoilers.com/2018/07/22/major-spoilers-poll-of-the-week-aquaman-edition/ DISCUSSION Spy Seal Volume 1: The Corten-Steel Phoenix Rich Tommaso Image Comics Journey into the thrilling world of international espionage as one of Britain’s most covert MI-6 divisions,The Nest, recruits a brand-new secret agent to their team: SPY SEAL! Follow the newbie spy and his furry colleagues on exciting train rides, high-speed car chases, down secret underground tunnels, and high-flying air adventures— all in an effort to hunt down a dangerous British-turned-Soviet double-agent— a slippery spy who poses as an upscale art dealer while covertly killing off important figures of Parliament. What is the reasoning behind this double-agent’s terrorist actions? Why are three masked bunny rabbits vandalizing paintings at every London gallery? And just what is this elusive CORTEN-STEEL Phoenix anyway? Check out this deluxe format edition to decipher the answers to these and other puzzling questions in RICH TOMMASO’S (SHE WOLF) latest series, visually reminiscent of such classic comics as THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN and USAGI YOJIMBO. CLOSE Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends! Closing music comes from Ookla the Mok.

Jul 25 2018

1hr 25mins

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Rank #18: Major Spoilers Podcast #655: Fell's Five Podcast

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Dungeons and dragons! Fell’s Five! Dragon Age! Plus Star Trek, Legends of Tomorrow, Ash vs. Evil Dead, Klaus #2, New Romancer #1and the all important Major Spoilers Poll of the Week! NEWS Star Trek Beyond Trailer http://majorspoilers.com/2015/12/14/movies-first-trailer-for-star-trek-beyond-has-arrived/ REVIEWS STEPHEN "Klaus #2 (of 6) Writer: Grant Morrison Artist: Dan Mora Publisher: BOOM! Studios As the downtrodden people of Grimsvig struggle under totalitarian rule, Klaus stealthily evades the guard and slips magical, living toys into the poorest of homes to lift their spirits." [rating:4/5] MATTHEW New Romancer #1 Story by: Peter Milligan Art by: Brett Parson Publisher: Vertigo Fired from a cushy job in Silicon Valley, Lexy becomes a coder for New Romancer, an Internet-dating app that’s seen better days. To create fake profiles, she plunders characteristics from history’s most notorious lovers. Using little-known writings by Ada Lovelace, the world’s first computer programmer, Lexy pushes the boundaries of coding and accidentally unleashes history’s greatest lover: Lord Byron. Online dating meets courtly love in this paranormal rom-com by Vertigo veteran writer Peter Milligan and rising art-star Brett Parson (Tank Girl). [rating:3/5] RODRIGO DRAGON AGE: MAGEKILLER #1 Writer: Greg Rucka Penciller: Carmen Carnero Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Greg Rucka writes Dragon Age! Greg Rucka begins an all-new story set in the immersive dark-fantasy world of Dragon Age! Tessa and Marius are mercenary partners, eliminating those who use blood magic to hurt others, but when a powerful patron employs them, they realize this next job may be their last . . . * The beginning of a new adventure set in the world of Thedas! * An essential addition to the Dragon Age canon! * Perfect entry point into this epic dark-fantasy world! [rating:3/5] ASHLEY ASH VS EVIL DEAD Ep 7 - FIRE IN THE HOLE Ash, Pablo, Kelly and Fisher arrive at the survivalist camp in the midst of chaos and must go to extreme measures to escape; more is revealed of Ruby's mission. [rating:4/5] MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK This week, we are ending the epic battle between Sandman and Clayface, and turning our attention to something a bit more cerebral. Major Spoilerite Vistapa wants to know if would rather travel through time or through alternate dimensions? It’s a great question that demands you response. http://majorspoilers.com/2015/12/15/major-spoilers-poll-of-the-week-time-or-distance/ If you want to suggest a trade paperback, you need to send an email to podcast@majorspoilers.com. That suggestion will go into the hopper and at least once a month, we’ll pick a number of suggestions for you to vote on, and at the end of the polling period, the book with the most votes will get the Major Spoilers Podcast treatment. DISCUSSION: Dungeons and Dragons Fell’s Five Join Adric Fell, the halfling Bree Three-Hands, the dwarf Khal Khalundurrin, the tiefling Tisha Swornheart, and the elf Varis in a tale of high adventure and deep secrets. Collects all 15 issues of the Dungeons & Dragons series and also includes extras like comic and game adventures, character sheets, glossaries, and an art gallery. Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends!

Dec 16 2015

1hr 22mins

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Rank #19: Major Spoilers Podcast #859: The Boy With Everything

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The U.A. HIGH SCHOOL GAMES ARE HERE!  Plus, we review Joker/Harley: Criminal Sanity #2, Batman #86, Diana: Princess of the Amazons, and Dragon Age: Blue Wraith #1. Also, did you hear New Mutants is coming?

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THE NEW MUTANTS ARRIVES APRIL 3, 2020

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STEPHEN
BATMAN #86
Writer: James Tynion IV
Artist: Danny Miki
Publisher: DC Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: January 8, 2020
It’s a new day in Gotham City, but not the same old Batman. With Bane vanquished and one of his longtime allies gone, Batman has to start picking up the pieces and stepping up his game. Batman has a new plan for Gotham City, but he’s not the only one. Deathstroke has returned as well, under a mysterious new contract that could change everything.

[rating:4/5]

MATTHEW
JOKER/HARLEY: CRIMINAL SANITY #2
Writer: Kami Garcia
Artist: Mike Mayhew and Mico Suayan
Publisher: DC Comics/Black Label
Cover Price: $5.99
Release Date: January 1, 2020

Jim Gordon and the GCPD have turned to profiler Harley Quinn for assistance. She’s intrigued by the level of care and detail this new, depraved serial killer is putting into his crime scenes; there must be clues to his pathology in his artful staging. His level of meticulous preparation is unusual, but will it lead to or help delay his capture?
[rating:2.5/5]

RODRIGO
DRAGON AGE: BLUE WRAITH #1
Writer: Nunzio DeFilippis, Christina Weir
Artist: Fernando Heinz Furukawa
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: January 15, 2020
Fenris—the beloved character from Dragon Age II—makes his comics debut in this canonical continuation of BioWare’s dark fantasy epic! With the fanatical Qunari seeking to topple the Tevinter mageocracy, one powerful young mage’s desperate search for her father brings her face-to-face with a notorious mage hunter—Fenris, the Blue Wraith.
[rating: 4/5]

ASHLEY
Diana: Princess of the Amazons
Writer: Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
Artist: Victoria Ying
Publisher: DC Comics (DC Kids)
Cover Price: $9.99
Release Date: January 7, 2020
Eleven-year-old Diana leads an idyllic life on the island of Themyscira. Cut off from the rest of the world, she’s beginning to feel a little alone. Though she has a loving mother and many “aunties,” she is an only child. In fact, she’s the only child on the entire island! After an escapade goes wrong, Diana gets in trouble for not living up to the Amazonian standard. She just can’t seem to measure up no matter what she does. Every other person on the island is an adult proficient in their trade and mighty in body, while she is gangly, sometimes clumsy, and not particularly good at anything. She’s not Wonder Woman…yet, anyway. What Diana needs is a friend; someone her own age whom she can talk to. But when she decides to take matters into her own hands, she encounters the unexpected!
[rating: 5/5]

DISCUSSION
MY HERO ACADEMIA VOLUME 4: THE BOY WITH EVERYTHING
Writer: Kohei Horikoshi
Publisher: VIZ Media (USA)
Release Date: May 3, 2016
The U.A. High sports festival is a chance for the budding heroes to show their stuff and find a superhero mentor. The students have already struggled through a grueling preliminary round, but now they have to team up to prove they’re capable of moving on to the next stage. The whole country is watching, and so are the shadowy forces that attacked the academy…

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Jan 08 2020

1hr 9mins

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Rank #20: Major Spoilers Podcast #620 Dr. Peter Coogan Returns

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast - Dr. Peter Coogan returns and drops some theories on the pre-history of the costumed superhero, while Matthew, Rodrigo and Stephen talk up the first two episodes of Netflix Daredevil series. Show your thanks to Major Spoilers for this episode by becoming a Major Spoilers VIP. It will help ensure The Major Spoilers Podcast continues far into the future! DAREDEVIL “Marvel’s Daredevil” is a live action series that follows the journey of attorney Matt Murdock, who in a tragic accident was blinded as a boy but imbued with extraordinary senses. Murdock sets up practice in his old neighborhood of Hell’s Kitchen, New York where he now fights against injustice as a respected lawyer by day and masked vigilante at night. DISCUSSION: Dr. Peter Coogan discusses Chris Gavaler’s paper on the birth of the superhero. Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com Call the Major Spoilers Hotline at (785) 727-1939. The Major Spoilers Store is located at majorspoilers.bigcartel.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

Apr 15 2015

1hr 56mins

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