Collected Edition: Episode 8: Blade Runner & Do Androids Dream…

Hello everyone and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. On this episode we have a theme! Yes, its our first themed episode in anticipation of the upcoming release Blade Runner 2049 we have a Blade Runner-centric episode. Starting off [...]

Episode 14: The Nexus of All Realities: Bikers, Businessmen & Buffoons

Welcome everyone to the Nexus of All Realities – A Man-Thing podcast! On the program this time Man-Thing #2 "No Where to Go but Down" This time is a bit of a palate cleanser after the last issue's trippy craziness. This is a humorous issue that introduces us to Richard Rory and Ruth Hart, two characters [...]

Things I Like: Jack Kirby’s Fourth World

This post was originally published on February 25, 2015  If you’re reading this and you are wondering who Jack Kirby is you obviously don’t read comics. Kirby is one of the most influential artists and creators in the genre, ever. In fact I would go so far as to say a huge swath of the [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 3: Captain America: Secret Empire

Hello everyone and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. On this episode we discuss Captain America Vol. 1: Secret Empire the celebrated 1974 run by Steve Englehart with art by Sal Buscema. Listen as we discuss the original Secret Empire not the ... [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 2: Godland

Hello everyone and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. On this episode we discuss Godland Vol. 1: Hello Cosmic! the 2005 series by Joe Casey and Tom Scioli published by Image Comics. In addition to that we also chat [...]

Episode 11: The Nexus of All Realities: Cynicism in the Swamp

Welcome everyone to the Nexus of All Realities – A Man-Thing podcast! Are you ready for cynicism and nihilism in the swamp as we follow a group of truly horrible people as they attempt to get back to civilization without killing each other? Well you're in luck! This episode I’ll be talking about Adventure Into Fear #18: A [...]

Review: Man-Thing #2 (2017)

In the previous review on issue #1 I wrote about how I didn’t really enjoy how Stein was approaching the character of Man-Thing – I said the humor just a bit off and just the characterization of Man-Thing was … interesting, but not to my liking. I did however note that I expressed a hope that it could get better and head in a different direction. That has in fact happened. Issue #2 is in fact better and it is in fact headed in a different direction…but only slightly.

Review: Man-Thing #1 (2017)

STORY BY: Daniel Warren Johnson and R.L. Stine ART BY: German Peralta COLORS BY: Mat Lopes and Rachelle Rosenberg COVER BY: Tyler Crook The much anticipated run by Goosebumps author R.L. Stine has arrived and its is undeniably okay. I will say right off I was not overly impressed by the debut issue. That being said I understand that this is a [...]

Episode 10: The Nexus of All Realities: Its Wundarr-ful

Welcome everyone to the Nexus of All Realities – A Man-Thing podcast! Are you ready for parody, satire, intriguing ideas that culminate in a punch up with a gloopy swamp monster in a small Florida town? Then this is the issue for you. Today’s episode is Adventure Into Fear #17, It Came Out of the Sky! [...]