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Comic Book Club: Chris Hardwick and Chris Gethard

Chris Hardwick (The Nerdist) and Chris Gethard (The Chris Gethard Show) hit the stage to talk about growing up with “interesting” last names. Plus, Hardwick talks about being a fan of Walking Dead, while Gethard tells us about the time Robert Kirkman ripped him apart live on stage.

This Week’s Stack: Daredevil #11, FF #17, AVX VS #1

Week in Geek:

* We’ve seen ‘Marvel’s The Avengers’, which was much more impressive when the movie wasn’t out yet. But here’s our spoiler free thoughts!

* Will there be a third Hulk movie, or should he stick to TV WHERE HE BELONGS?

* The new ‘Dark Knight Rises’ trailer hits, so we play every kid’s favorite game, Arm Chair Box Office Analyst.

Comic Book Club: Kevin Conroy and Jon Glaser

Kevin Conroy (The Voice of Batman) and Jon Glaser (Delocated) hit the stage to discuss how Batman saved 9/11, and Wrist Hulk, the Hulk that only gets angry in his wrist. Guess who talked about which, respectively?

This Week’s Stack: Uncanny X-Men #10, Green Lantern #8, Saga #2

Week in Geek:

* Will ‘The Avengers’ make over $150 million opening weekend?

* Is ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ next for Marvel?

* Archie Comics’ gender bending ‘Reversedale’ makes us feel weird.

Comic Book Club: Ugly Americans’ Devin Clark & Kurt Metzger

Ugly Americans’ Devin Clark (Creator) and Kurt Metzger (Voice of Randall) hit the stage to talk about their upcoming Batman themed episode, and why no one is playing DC Universe Online for the reasons you think they are. Unless you think those reasons are “tweaking Black Adam’s nipples.”

This Week’s Stack: Avengers vs. X-Men #1, Aquaman #7, FF #16, The Flash #7

Week in Geek:

* The Lonely Island’s Jorma Taccone is directing a movie based on one of our favorite indie books, ‘The Great Unknown’!

* Are the aliens in ‘The Avengers’ The Korbinites, or is that way too specific a reference for anyone to get?

* Who should direct ‘Captain America 2’? Alex says Michael Bay, Pete tells Alex to shut up.

*There’s an Avengers monorail coming to Disney! Monorail? Monorail!

Comic Book Club: Judah Friedlander and Joe Kelly

It’s our first show at Pianos, with guests Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), and Joe Kelly (Man of Action, Ultimate Spider-Man)! Judah teaches us how to fight a bigfoot, and Joe teaches us an important lesson about racism.

This Week’s Stack: Deadpool #52, Batman #7, The Goon #38

Week in Geek:

* Soundgarden will be doing a song on the Avengers soundtrack! Who is Soundgarden again?

* Don’t worry Pete, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are still teenagers in the upcoming movie. They’re also still aliens.

* Marvel teases ‘Spider-Men #1’ which will crossover Spider-Man and… Spider-Man?

Comic Book Club: Crossover With Comic News Insider!

Jimmy Aquino (Host, Comic News Insider), and frequent guest Jon Hoche (Vampire Cowboys) guest for a special crossover episode! Plus, if you’re from Houston, you’re not going to like us after this week.

This Week’s Stack: The Walking Dead #94, The Shade #5, TMNT Micro-Series #3: Donatello

Week in Geek:

* Big spoilers for this week’s ‘The Walking Dead’ as T-Dog finally gets half a line.

* ‘The Avengers’ trailer has finally hit online… Do we love it, or REALLY love it?

* We pour a badly CGIed 40 on the ground for the passing of ‘Terra Nova’.