Captain Marvel

Episode 248: Last Stand of the Wreckers

Episode 248: Last Stand of the Wreckers

By CBI

This week, Vince tried to make me read Transformers comics… so I read Star Wars and Batman instead. In my defence, I tried to read this week’s discussion comics, but I found it very difficult to do so – as mentioned at the start of the episode. If you’ve read these, let us know what you thought. Discussion Last Stand of the Wreckers What We’re Reading Vince: Captain M... Read More »

Episode 216: Biggest Jerk Poll

Episode 216: Biggest Jerk Poll

By CBI

This week, Vince and I discuss several new Image series. We adored one of them, and couldn’t agree on the other two. Let us know which you prefer (as well as which one of us is the bigger jerk). In our What We’re Reading segment, we dove head-first into some fairly hefty discussions, from Thor, Bitch Planet, Angela and a variety of spiders… not to mention Convergence and Wolverin... Read More »

Episode 148: Handful of Number 1s

Episode 148: Handful of Number 1s

By CBI

This week, Vince and I run through some brand new #1s. We were both very impressed with Samurai Jack and Pretty Deadly, but had conflicted thoughts regarding some of the others. Let us know what you think. Also during this episode, we announced the signed Samurai Jack #1 giveaway. As mentioned during the recording, I’ve got a number of signed issues from writer Jim Zub and will be mailing so... Read More »

Episode 139: Infinity Begins

Episode 139: Infinity Begins

By CBI

This week, Vince and I tackle the start of Infinity from Marvel. So far, Hickman and crew have been doing a fantastic job, though we did have a few critiques. And then there’s Superior Spider-Man. Dan, have my baby. Please. Enjoy. Discussion Infinity #1 Infinity: Against the Tide #1 Avengers #18 Avengers Assemble #18 Captain Marvel #15 New Avengers #9 What We’re Reading Vince: Superior... Read More »

Episode 134: The Enemy Within

Episode 134: The Enemy Within

By CBI

This week, Vince and I tackle The Enemy Within story-arc which ran through several series, and saw Captain Marvel going up against a power foe from her past. Vince and I are both massive Captain Marvel fans, not to mention huge Kelly Sue DeConnick fans, so this was a great treat for us. We also discussed Age of Ultron and it’s fallout in What We’re Reading… as well as a few Hickm... Read More »

Episode 109: Razzle Dazzle-y

Episode 109: Razzle Dazzle-y

By CBI

This week, Vince and I gush over Kelly Sue DeConnick, in a big way. Her recent work on both Avengers Assemble and Captain Marvel has been absolutely fantastic, cementing her as a very strong character writer who can also handle intricate story-arcs. Discussion Avengers Assemble #9-11 Captain Marvel #9 What We’re Reading Vince: Invincible, Superior Spider-Man, Hawkeye Roger: Batman The Dark K... Read More »

Episode 091: X-Force Wrap-Up

Episode 091: X-Force Wrap-Up

By CBI

We’re a little late with this episode, however Sarah started a new shift which prevented us from recording until the weekend. Still, it was a fun episode, shooting the breeze ’bout Rob Liefeld’s recent Twitter attacks, as well as wrapping up all that’s happened in Uncanny X-Force since the Dark Angel Saga ended. Referenced: Liefeld’s Worst 40; Liefeld’s Worst 40... Read More »

Episode 088: Daredevil

Episode 088: Daredevil

By CBI

Holy crap on a cracker, I forgot to publish the show notes after last week’s episode, even though they were written up and ready to go. /facepalm I blame the new pain meds. Anyway, here they are. Sarah filled in for Vince during this episode as well, and we had fun talking about Daredevil, Captain Marvel, Spider-Man and more. Enjoy. Discussion Daredevil #1-15 What We’re Reading Roger: ... Read More »

Guide to Marvel Cosmic, Part 1: The Characters

Guide to Marvel Cosmic, Part 1: The Characters

By Vince

With the completion of The Thanos Imperative and the coming release of the one-shot epilogue, The Thanos Imperative: Devastation, Marvel is bringing a close to several years of epic storytelling in their Marvel Cosmic line of comics. Envisioned and given life by Marvel heavyweights like Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Jim Shooter and Jim Starlin, the Marvel Cosmic setting reached its height of popularity in... Read More »