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Comic Book Club: Political Supervillains

Comic Book Club welcomes back guest comedian Ben Kissel, who helps us figure out which super-villain each Presidential candidate might be. Plus reviews of “Avengers Standoff #1,” “Sex Criminals #14,” “Superman: American Alien #4” and “Spider-Woman #4.”

Check out the website at comicbookclublive.com to find out how to watch the show live! And follow the show on Twitter: @comicbooklive, @azalben, @jtsizzle, and @realpetelepage.

Comic Book Club Has Old Man Logan In Its Pants

Comedian Sal Joseph returns to the show to help review “All-New, All-Different Avengers #4,” “Cry Havoc #1,” “Southern Bastards #13,” and a copy of “Old Man Logan #1” which is hidden in a very surprising place.

Check out the website at comicbookclublive.com to find out how to watch the show live! And follow the show on Twitter: @comicbooklive, @azalben, @jtsizzle, and @realpetelepage.

Comic Book Club: ComicPOP! Crossover

The team from ComicPOP! (Sal Crivelli, Ben Baragona, Ethan Marsh, Tiffany Zuber) crosses over with Comic Book Club! Plus reviews of “Bitch Planet #4,” “Batman #40” and “Avengers #44.”

Check out the website at comicbookclublive.com to find out how to watch the show live! And follow the show on Twitter: @comicbooklive, @azalben, @jtsizzle, and @realpetelepage.

Comic Book Club: 7th Anniversary Show

It’s Comic Book Club’s 7th Anniversary Show! With returning guest Scott Eckert, musical guest This Good Robot, and a surprise appearance from the original Booth Man. Plus we pick the best comics of the year, and review the biggest news stories of 2013.

Check out the website at comicbookclublive.com to find out how to watch the show live! And follow the show on Twitter: @comicbooklive, @azalben, @jtsizzle, and @realpetelepage.

Comic Book Club: Nick Lowe & Tom Brevoort

Marvel Editors Nick Lowe (The X-Men books) and Tom Brevoort (The Avengers books) stop by to chat about the huge changes coming up for Marvel in October, as part of “Marvel NOW!” Plus, Nick teaches us how to Indian Leg Wrestle.

The Stack: Wolverine & The X-Men #15, Locke & Key: Grindhouse #1, FF #21

Week in Geek:

– Joss Whedon is creating a S.H.I.E.L.D. TV series! Commence freak out in three… Two…

– Will Hayley Atwell return for Captain America: The Winter Soldier? And if so, as who?

– Speaking of Who, Neil Gaiman will write another episode of Doctor Who!

NOTE: Some of the audio is got cut out of the recording in the first five minutes – stick with it though, at 5:45 it pops right in! We’re professionals!

Marvel Editors Nick Lowe & Tom Brevoort – Live on September 4th

This week, we’re chatting all about the massive changes coming in the Marvel Universe with Marvel NOW!, including the changing of the guard on the X-Men and Avengers titles. Be there!

Comic Book Club – Live!
Tuesday, September 4th – 7pm
Tickets: FREE!
Fontana’s
105 Eldridge St.
[Btwn. Grand and Broome St.]

WITH GUESTS:
Nick Lowe (Editor, X-Men Books)
Tom Brevoort (Editor, Avengers Books)

AND HERE’S THE SCOOP:


– The show is now totally FREE! And it starts a half hour earlier at 7PM!

– We’re at a new location in the LES: Fontana’s, an awesome bar with Buck Hunter, Pool, and lots of frosty bevies.

PLUS, free comics, and a $25 gift certificate to Midtown Comics! Holy cow!

And our podcast is part of THE NERDIST NETWORK! Check it out here:

http://www.nerdist.com/podcast/comic-book-club/

Come on down to the live show and be a part of the Podcast!

Comic Book Club: Adam P. Knave + Matthew Dow Smith + Will Hines

It’s a packed show with Adam P. Knave (Amelia Cole and the Unknown World), Matt Dow Smith (The October Girl), and comedian Will Hines (UCB)! Luckily, we all become friends and meet some Yetis.

This Week’s Stack: Daredevil #16, Before Watchmen: Ozymandias #2, Archer & Armstrong #1, Gambit #1

Week In Geek:

– Joss Whedon is writing and directing Avengers 2, and heading up an Avengers TV show! We just exploded.

– There was a Bane origin cut from Dark Knight Rises! Okay!

Comic Book Club: Matt Starr

New comic book reader Matt Starr (UCB Theater) joins the fellas to chat about Avengers, Locke & Key, and the worst ways of getting into comic books.

This Week’s Stack: Hawkeye #1, Amazing Spider-Man #690, Before Watchmen: Nite Owl #2, Prophet #27

Week In Geek:

– Peter Jackson is making three Hobbit movies. Not so small are they JUST KIDDING.

– Angie Harmon wants to play She-Hulk in a movie… Do we want that, too?

– Speaking of small, is an Ant-Man movie coming in 2014?

– And Marvel may be planning an Avengers themed TV series; will it star the schawarma?

Comic Book Club: Ben McCool

This week, writer Ben McCool joins us to talk about his work adapting old video games to comics, and older Russian movies – also to comics. Plus, we’re celebrating our 100,000th download!

This Week’s Stack: Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre #1, Fairest #3, Avengers vs. X-Men #5, Journey Into Mystery #639

Week in Geek:

-‘The Stuff of Legend’ is coming to movie theaters from Disney, directed by Pete Candeland. Turns out, that may be Pete’s porn name.

– Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes is cancelled, replaced by a nearly identical cartoon. We’re outraged!

– The Spider-Man movie almost crossed over with The Avengers movie! Our lives were almost complete!

Comic Book Club: Scott Adsit and Frank Tieri

Scott Adsit (30 Rock) and Frank Tieri (Space: Punisher) talk to the guys about the end of 30 Rock next season, and sending the Punisher to shoot space right in the face.

This Week’s Stack: Avengers vs. X-Men #3, Swamp Thing #9, Daredevil #12

Week in Geek:

* More ‘Avengers’ talk, as the movie breaks all box office records! Can the Dark Knight Rises take back the crown?

* ‘Avengers 2’ is coming, but do we want to see that first… Or solo movies first?

* And what’s next for director Joss Whedon, now that he has SO MUCH POWER?