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Join Darren, Travis, Michael and Paul as They take you through Legion history!

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Join Darren, Travis, Michael and Paul as They take you through Legion history!

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Basically

By tonybtbtb - Oct 02 2019
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Fun podcast but the number of times the speaker says “BASICALLY” is really distracting !

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By Ray Cummings - Sep 27 2019
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I’m here for 5YL, mostly, but appreciate how thorough all of this is.

iTunes Ratings

26 Ratings
Average Ratings
22
2
0
1
1

Basically

By tonybtbtb - Oct 02 2019
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Fun podcast but the number of times the speaker says “BASICALLY” is really distracting !

No title

By Ray Cummings - Sep 27 2019
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I’m here for 5YL, mostly, but appreciate how thorough all of this is.
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Legion of Substitute Podcasters

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Join Darren, Travis, Michael and Paul as They take you through Legion history!

Rank #1: Episode 388 – The One That Got Away

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Darren and Paul are joined by Al Sedano (Resurrections: An Adam Warlock and Thanos Podcast), who makes a long overdue visit to the fortress to discuss the flashback story in Legion of Super Heroes 39. After the devastation of Superboy’s death, we take a breather to reflect on Colossal Boy’s origin, as well as his history with Gigi Cusimano!

Mar 21 2016

1hr 26mins

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Rank #2: Episode 514 – Lord Romdur’s Castle

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The Subs dig into Legion of Super Heroes 276, Lord Romdur’s Castle. Paul pulls founder’s rank to have Michael take us through the issue, and the gang tries to ignore the misuse of Projectra, along with many other gaffes.The Subs dig into Legion of Super Heroes 276, Lord Romdur’s Castle. Paul pulls founder’s rank to have Michael take us through the issue, and the gang tries to ignore the misuse of Projectra, along with many other gaffes.

Aug 20 2018

1hr 29mins

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Rank #3: Episode 497 – Who is the Dark Man?

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Darren, Michael and Paul take a look at part two of the Dark Man story, in issue 270 of Legion of Super Heroes. There’s a look at letter hacks, including recipients of the TM Maple Award, as well as This Week in Legion History.

Apr 23 2018

1hr 34mins

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Rank #4: Episode 513 – Of Pride Passion and Piracy

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The Subs celebrate Klordny with a look at Ultra Boy… sorry, Seeker and his time as a Space Pirate in Legion of Super Heroes 275. To Freedom, Friendship and Frunt!

Aug 13 2018

1hr 24mins

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Rank #5: Episode 228 – Crisis Therapy

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With Matt and Scott defending the multiverse from space pirates in deep space, Darren and Paul are left with the keys to the time bubble, as well as a copy of Crisis on Infinite Earths 2 (you didn’t think we were going to let those guys off the hook for Legion Lost, did you?). Join them as they dig deep into all of the characters and events that shaped this issue!

Feb 18 2013

1hr 11mins

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Rank #6: Episode 572 – 5YL Part 17: Seal Team SUBS

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The battle continues as the Subs cover the second part of the battle with the Khunds, where we see a lot of old friends and foes showing up!

Sep 30 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #7: Episode 546 – A Conversation with Mike Grell

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The Subs are joined by fan favourite Legion artist Mike Grell, but the conversation goes much further than that! Mike takes us through his career, and gives us insights into the comic business, and talks about his Maggie the Cat Kickstarter (found at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1501376045/mike-grells-maggie-the-cat ), John Sable, Green Arrow, and so much more!

Apr 01 2019

2hr 47mins

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Rank #8: Episode 422 – The Magic Wars Part 3: Why Must Magic Triumph

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Darren and Paul dig into part 3 of the Magic Wars, in which we lose another Legionnaire. Also, a Stump the Subs!

Nov 14 2016

1hr 11mins

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Rank #9: Episode 496 – Who Shall Name the Dark Man?

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The Subs enter the Dark Man Trilogy with Legion of Super Heroes 269. It’s Election Day in the 30th Century, and one of the candidates has ties to the Legion. Most of the Legion will be too busy though, because the Fatal Five is landing on Earth like a ton of bricks!

Apr 16 2018

1hr 1min

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Rank #10: Episode 306 – Crisis Counselling 12: The End of the Beginning – The Not So Final Crisis

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Darren and Paul dig deep into the final issue of Crisis on Infinite Earths. It’s a big one, and there are many deaths, as well as many tangents. Pour yourself a drink and join in the fun… and the carnage!

Aug 25 2014

2hr 16mins

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Rank #11: Episode 383 – Peace, Quiet and Impending Doom!

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It’s election time! Darren and Paul take a look at the aftermath of The Universo Project. The Legion clean up after the mess Universo left, and pick a new leader!

Feb 15 2016

1hr 9mins

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Rank #12: Episode 487 – The Planet That Captured the Legion

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The Subs welcome Jim Sherman back to the Legion, in Legion of Super Heroes V2 number 262, as the Legionnaires face the Planet that Captured the Legion.

Feb 12 2018

1hr 24mins

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Rank #13: Episode 563 – 5YL Part 10 – Roxxas Strikes

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The Subs send to Winath, where it’s time to get attacked by Roxxas!

Jul 29 2019

1hr 54mins

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Rank #14: Episode 416 – The Magic Wars Part 1 – When Magic Shall Return

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The Legion have a new leader, just in time for the universe to go crazy again! It’s the last arc of the Baxter Run, as magic starts going crazy.

Oct 03 2016

51mins

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Rank #15: Episode 379 – The Universo Project Part 4: Forgotten Friends

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It’s time for the conclusion of The Universo Project! It’s Legionnaire vs Legionnaire as Universo pulls all the strings!

So long Starman, so long Snape. RIP.

Jan 18 2016

43mins

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Rank #16: Episode 550 – Five Years Later…

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Darren, Michael, Jim, and Paul take a deep dive into Legion of Super Heroes issue 1. What has become of the Legion since the end of the Magic Wars? Listen here and find out!

Apr 29 2019

2hr 10mins

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Rank #17: Episode 483 – The Psycho War Ends… *choke*

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This is it! The big one! Superboy leaves the Legion never to return again… well, for a couple of years, at least. Join the subs while they take a look at Legion of Super Heroes 259.

Jan 15 2018

51mins

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Rank #18: Episode 534 – Legion Secret Origins: The Dreams of Youth!

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The Subs begin the year by inviting James Purcell back to discuss the Secret Origin of the Legion. Additionally, there’s a Stump the Subs, actual Legion News, and This Week in Legion History!

Jan 07 2019

1hr 35mins

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Rank #19: Episode 481 – The Superboy Chronicles: The Heroic Failures of Superboy

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Happy New Year! Paul kicks off the year with 2 back to back issues of The New Adventures of Superboy, issues 22 and 23. Superboy exiles himself from Smallville after he makes too many mistakes. Where will he go?!? Also, the origin of the signal lamp, and an adventure of the Dog Detective of Smallville! Lots happens in these issues, including the origin of one of Silver Age Superman’s more ridiculous villains!

Jan 01 2018

54mins

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Rank #20: Episode 527 – Murder in Glass

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You’ve heard them deal with the largest of formats, when they dealt with the Damned Tabloid, now hear the Subs tackle the smallest format the Legion appeared. Here’s the framing sequence from Best of DC Blue Ribbon Digest number 24.

Nov 19 2018

1hr 3mins

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