Host Derek Coward returns to answer the seemingly simple question “What is your favorite comic book character?”, but nothing is ever that simple.
From Youtube: “A brand new short from producer Bruce Timm featuring a lost tale from Batman’s past, the Dark Knight tracks a strange giant to the mysterious lair of Dr. Hugo Strange.”
I’m not as enamored with Batman The Animated Series as some of my friends seem to be, but I think this is pretty cool.
Shawn Taylor over at Nerds of Color has an excerpt from his upcoming book. The excerpt is mainly about Storm, but there are two really great non-Storm portions. The first is an evaluation of Batman and the other is a tangent. Great stuff and I will be keeping an eye out for the book when it comes out.
Host Derek Coward talks about the X-Men and their lack of a need of an origin story on TV and movies.
Host Derek Coward talks about the greatest comic book writer ever, Alan Moore.
Host Derek Coward talks about Marvel’s deal with Netflix to develop four news series leading to a miniseries event and how that is part of Marvel’s cinematic strategy. He also gives an update on his offer for a new Comic Book Podcast Show.
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Host Derek Coward returns to finish the discussion he started on the last episode. If you skipped that one, feel free to skip this one as well. Feelings won’t get hurt. If you are a new listener, you may want to skip these two episodes and start with the next one. Hopefully it will be more in line with how the show really is.
Host Derek Coward talks about Amanda Waller and how she went from being one of the best comic book characters of all time to being nothing special.
Host Derek Coward talks about Wonder Woman and why he thinks DC finds it so hard to make her palatable to the mainstream.
Host Derek Coward talks about the absolute best part about Ben Affleck being hired to play Batman.