Tag Archives: marvel comics

Comic Book Club: NYC Podfest with Dan Slott

Comic Book Club hits the NYC Podfest, with returning guest Dan Slott! How badly will Pete freak out about the recent events in the life of Spider-Man? Pretty badly!

The Stack: Superior Spider-Man #1, Thor: God of Thunder #1, Punisher: War Zone #3, Sweet Tooth #40

The Week in Geek:

- Hack/Slash is ending! What does Pete think?
- Powers is being reworked AGAIN. This pilot is indestructible!

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Comic Book Club: This Good Robot

Musical guest This Good Robot hits the stage for the first show of 2013!

The Stack: Invincible #99, Hellboy in Hell #2, Adventure Time w/ Fiona and Cake #1, Amazing Spider-Man #700

Week in Geek:

- What is Joseph Gordon Levitt up to? Pete tries to care!

- Justice League Dark is going to be movie! Get excited, Middle America.

- The highest selling books of 2012 are all Marvel Comics and we want to know why.

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: 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: Bill Hader and Steve Wacker

Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live) and Steve Wacker (Editor, Marvel Comics) talk about working on “The Short Halloween” together, and what it takes to get a geek reference on SNL.

This Week’s Stack: Wonder Woman #8, The Punisher #10, The Sixth Gun #21

Week in Geek:

* ‘Axe Cop’ is getting animated on FOX, and Alex drops some unimpressive names.

* Kurtzman and Orci writing ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2′… Based on still not having seen ‘Amazing Spider-Man 1,’ we form an opinion on that.

* Marvel’s ‘Battle Scars #6′ adds Agent Coulson into the main Marvel U. Justin misses his favorite character, Cheese.

* DC schedules #0 issues for September, but how do they compare to Marvel’s decimal point issues?

Comic Book Club with Greg Stone

Comedian Greg Stone tells us about his drunken draw-off with Jim Lee, and things get REAL.

This Week’s Stack: Invincible #88, Action Comics #6, The Twelve #9

Week in Geek:

* We discuss DC’s Before Watchmen, and Alex discovers there are maybe no famous quotes from Watchmen.

* The Amazing Spider-Man Trailer vs. The Avengers Superbowl Teaser: which one is better?

*The Walking Dead and Comic Book Men on AMC mean we’re staying in on Sunday nights!