While Mike was away in the desert of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Nick, René and Kara dive into one of the monoliths of comic books: Spider-Man. Why love him? What’s to like? What even IS Spider-Man?
This week’s episode was recorded on May 15th, 2016. Our show this week features guests Paul and Nick with our host Mike Rapin. Starting off with a discussion about the death of Darwyn Cooke, the discussion turns to All Ages comics and what makes a comic “All Ages” vs. being “Just for Kids.” Comic Reads/Picks for this week American Alien #7 Dept. H #2 Future Quest #1 X-Men: Age of Apocalypse Prelude Killbox #1 Hinterkind Volume 1 Flash Gordon #2-3 Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. 1953 #3 The Paybacks, Vol 1 Starve Vol 1 Civil War (2006) Two Brothers An Age of License Relevant Links Mike – @mikerapin Nick – @dethstarplnz Paul – @OhHiPaulie Timecodes Start/Darwyn Cooke – 00:00:00 Last Week in Comics – 00:10:01 Comic Picks – 00:31:54 All-Ages Comics – 00:40:03 Credits – 01:05:52 This week’s music was by Atmosphere and Infinity Shred. This week’s episode was produced by Mike Rapin and edited by Zander Riggs (who is quite possibly an egg?). Have a question? Want us to talk about a topic? Submit discussion topics to our subreddit /r/IReadComicBooks and get a hold of us here: email@example.com – @ircbpodcast & #IReadComicBooks. And we want to give a warm shout out to #PodernFamily listeners! Hello! Stitcher | TuneIn | Overcast | Google Play
This episode was recorded on May 31st, 2015. This week, hosts Mike and Paul discuss their comic picks (Transformers vs. GI Joe #7 and Zero #17), other comics they’re reading, and some news about The Wicked + The Divine and Lumberjanes as well as Marvel’s upcoming YA Novel starring Black Widow. Focus topics this week included Hip-Hop Family Tree becoming an ongoing, monthly series, Chris Burnham’s tweets “confirming” DC’s in-page ads, and the Twitter hashtag #Name3Artists where Gail Simone asked users to name three artists that would get them to buy a comic book. What a week. This week’s music was by and Infinity Shred. Have a question? Want us to talk about a topic? Submit discussion topics to our subreddit /r/IReadComicBooks and get a hold of us here: firstname.lastname@example.org – @destroythecyb – destroythecyborg.tumblr.com Subscribe on iTunes | Listen on Stitcher | Podcast Feed