Pick of the Week Podcast
Running Time – 01:02:47
February 8, 2009 – Conor’s sick; iFanboy Staff Writer Sonia Harris steps in.
UPDATE – Show Notes Courtesy of Tork (thanks!)
02:08– Ron chooses Amazing Spider Man #585 as the suprise Pick of the Week and now officially deems Brand New Day a spectacular success. Conor Replacement Sonia Harris isn’t quite as excited.
12:04– Ron thought Darkhawk #1 had a promising start yet fell apart towards the end. He’s still buying #2 though.
15:28– Josh bought Cable #11 and actually liked it. Suprisingly, the sky remains intact.
19:24– Immortal Iron Fist #22 made a tonal change which was Josh’s Pick of the Week yet Ron hated.
21:04– The Boys #27 pushes
Josh dangerously close to not liking a Garth Ennis series. How is that
sky still up there? On the other hand, Sonia loved the implications on
American culture and gets into a big conversation about the whole
22:38– Buffy the Vampire Series #22 gives us Vampire Cats which Sonia describes as “funny s#!%.”
30:20– Ron loves X-Men First Class: Finals #1 while Sonia hates it. It’s 2 out of 6 for comics Sonia likes so far.
31:32– Ron deems the best superhero title out there Dynamo 5 #19. And Sonia likes it! It’s 3 for 7 now! Whee!
32:14– Josh likes Punisher #2. That sky’s still up there…
33:34– Secret Warriors #1 was complicated but good. The art’s a bit rough though.
37:12– Josh picked up I Am Lesion– no, wait– I Am Legion #1 for Conor. It’s beautiful John Cassaday art but don’t ask Josh what it’s about. Maybe vampires.
40:57– CammyKnoxville enjoyed Astonishing Tales #1 which he likened to 2000AD.
42:03– Neb did not enjoy Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds #3 as it was too confusing. The iFanboys agree this is standard for the Legion.
43:45– Don asks about if the iFanboys know about the awesome yet little known Untold Tales of Spider-Man. He also asks about 80′s reprints and of X-Men: Alpha which kicked off the great Age of Apocalypse.
50:45– Brian from Richmond wonders about Terry Dobson-esque cheesecake art. ‘Cuz he totally buy it for that!
56:14– The iFanboys tie themselves in knots of verbal tenses trying to discuss NYCC and the “Hurm” shirts.
58:15– The last day of the Coraline givaway! There’s a link to it in the show not– no wait…
59:21– Next video podcast– Romance Comics.
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