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Comic Book Noise 428: Is Marvel Pushing Away Older Readers?, Part One

Host Derek Coward talks about his morning and other subjects before running out of time while answering his own question “Is Marvel pushing away their older readers?”

Comic Book Noise 427: Axis

Host Derek Coward talks about the confusion that is Axis.

Comic Book Noise 425: A Wednesday Comics for Marvel

Host Derek Coward returns to talk about the characters he would like to see in Marvel’s version of Wednesday Comics, if Marvel ever did a version of Wednesday Comics.

Comic Book Noise 403: Arrow/Flash, Avengers Academy, X-23, and Wolverine

Host Derek Coward talks about the concluding night of the TV crossover of Arrow and The Flash, a few issues of Avengers Academy, makes a music recommendation, talks about X-23,Wolverine and his lack of origin story, before talking a bit about origin stories themselves.

Comic Book Noise 390: Fear Agent, The End League, Strange Girl, and Captain America

Host Derek Coward talks about Fear Agent, The End League, Strange Girl, and Captain America, as well as why he doesn’t go out of his way to help anyone anymore.

Comic Book Noise 383: Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 3

Host Derek Coward returns with some meaningless conjecture and irresponsible speculation about the Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase Three.

Comic Book Noise 382: Catching up on my Recent Reads

Host Derek Coward talks about the latest additions and subtractions from his reading pile.

Comic Book Noise 362: Dog Days of Podcasting: Comic Book Universe Creation Mistake Avoidance

Host Derek Coward returns to answer the seemingly simple question “Lets say that you were to create your own comics universe; what mistakes would you be sure to avoid?” but as we know nothing is ever that simple.

Comic Book Noise 355: Captain America Is A… Wait a minute, What?

Host Derek Coward talks about a reaction to the news of the new Captain America that is disgusting but not totally surprising. Audio feedback can be left at 734-331-0772.

‘Marvel’s The Avengers’ Was Almost Rated R

According to the good folks over at ‘Screen Crush’, Kevin Feige from Marvel Studios said ‘Marvel’s The Avengers’ was almost given an R rating. Their whole article can be found here.

Kevin Feige

This makes a lot of sense to me. Comic book fans are used to seeing things like Blue Beetle getting his brains shot out through his face, Captain America hitting someone in their face with his shield, or Wolverine snikting people all over the place, non comic book fans aren’t necessarily immune to this type of violent imagery. I’m glad they made the cuts needed because they opened the film to a much larger audience.