Mike is joined by two special guests, Eric Rezsnyak and Kevin Dillon, two long-time X-Men readers, to discuss House of X, Powers of X, Dawn of X, and all things X-Men!
Kate and Brian join Mike to talk about retcons in comics.
This week’s episode was recorded on September 11th, 2016. After week off due to some technical weirdness and traveling, but we are back! Our show this week is a great one. We had a new guest joining Mike and Tia: Kara Szamborski from the comiXologist podcast! The episode this week is all about your “problematic favorite characters” (aka “problematic faves”) in comic books (and other media). Kara dives real deep into the Archie Comics/Riverdale universe and fashion world, and Mike gets lost. Near the end, there’s some talk of fan fiction and “coffee shop fic” which is a whole different thing, but, as per usual, this episode is fantastic. Comic Reads/Picks for this week Bakuman volumes 6-8 Rai #13-16 The Paybacks #1 Moon Knight #6 Jughead #9 Angel Catbird Mercury Heat #11 Glitterbomb #1 Eclipse #1 Jonesy #6 Southern Cross #7 Mockingbird #7 Relevant Links/Information Mike – @mikerapin Tia – @PortraitOfMmeX Kara – @KaraSzam Timestamps: Start/Last Week in Comics – 00:00:00 Comic Picks – 00:26:40 Problematic Faves – 00:31:31 Please Fave Responsibly – 00:48:55 Coffee-shop Fic and Problematic Faves – 01:06:30 Credits – 01:12:12 Force-Kill Me – 01:13:55 This week’s music was by Kero One and Infinity Shred. This week’s episode was produced by Mike Rapin and edited by Zander Riggs. Have a question? Want us to talk about a topic? Submit discussion topics to our subreddit /r/IReadComicBooks and get a hold of us in the comments or here: email@example.com – @ircbpodcast & #IReadComicBooks. Hey #PodernFamily listeners! Thanks for dropping by! TuneIn | Player.fm | Overcast