Host Derek Coward returns to answer the question “If you could bring back any cancelled title, what would it be and what creative team would you want on it?”
Host Derek Coward talks about some recent purchases he has made, including the new Watson and Holmes and X-Men trades.
Host Derek Coward talks about the Facebook game Marvel’s Avengers Alliance and wonders why it doesn’t have Namor in it.
At WonderCon this past weekend did Jim Lee really say there are a lot of DC characters he hasn’t really gotten a chance to draw yet, including Wonder Woman? Host Derek Coward certainly hopes so because he recorded 33 minutes of Comic Book Noise talking about the subject and a bunch of other stuff.
Host Derek Coward talks about Justice League of America issues 1 and 2, the history of Amanda Waller, Stargirl and comic book female body types, Geoff Johns and how he tailors his storytelling to the artist on a book, Hawkman, Hawkwoman and resurrection, Katana, Vibe, why comic books read the way they do as opposed to thirty years ago, MSB, The Tyroc Syndrome, and how the Justice League and Justice League of America members match up.
Host Derek Coward starts talking about the Aquaman/Justice League crossover ‘Throne Of Atlantis’ and ends up talking a lot about company crossovers. There is also an update about the Marvel AR app and its functionality.
Host Derek Coward talks about the upcoming reboot of the DC Universe.
Host Derek Coward tries an experiment where he reviews a comic book without mentioning the name of the comic book, the creative team, the publisher, any of the characters or the plot. Does he succeed?
I have a database for my comic books called Comic Collector. One of my favorite features is called Statistics.
As of 10/5/2010, here is a list of the ten comic book writers who show up the most in my collection.
1. Mark Waid
2. Keith Giffen
3. Chris Claremont
4. Chuck Dixon
5. Geoff Johns
6. Grant Morrison
7. Alan Moore
8. Dan Jurgens
9. Mike Baron
10. J.M. DeMatteis
Anyone who has heard my podcast has heard the phrase “I’m not the biggest Mark Waid fan.” Apparently I like the dude a lot more than I thought I did. I wonder how much this list will change once I populate all of the entries.