Pick of the Week Podcast
Total Running Time: 01:03:46
November 11, 2012 – Josh finds out what it means to be a comic book fan as he deals with the cancellation and relaunching of his favorite ongoing series. Sure, we talk about the comics that came out this week including Josh’s pick of the week, but let’s be honest, his meltdown at the end of the show is all we’re really interested in
00:01:40 – Everyone is shocked as Josh picks Deadpool #1 as the pick, thanks to the work of Gerry Duggan, Brian Posehn and Tony Moore
00:12:36 – The second Marvel NOW! book this week was Iron Man #1 and we all get stung by Greg Land’s art again.
00:16:10 – Universal enjoyment of Stumptown #3 as everyone is loving what Greg Ruck and Matthew Southworth are doing with this arc
00:18:56 – Conor continues to enjoy the high quality of stories in Legends of the Dark Knight #2
00:20:57 – With the last issue, Ron wraps up AvX: Consequences #5 and updates Cyclops’ status
00:25:14 – It’s like coming home to quality with Daredevil: End of Days #2, from the writing of Bendis and Mack to the art of Janson and Sienkiewicz
00:28:27 – Ron just can’t get enough of The Manhattan Projects #7 and is thankful it’s the most ongoing of Hickman’s creator owned books
00:30:31 – Josh stuck with, appreciates the silliness and is digging Mars Attacks #5
00:31:42 – The inclusion of a specific person from history makes Black Kiss II #4 that much better for Ron
00:34:10 – 47 Ronin #1 was a pleasant surprise of samurai for Josh
00:36:39 – The backup story continues to shine in Action Comics #14
00:37:47 - Josh and Conor get one last go around with Garth Ennis and Battlefields: The Green Fields Beyond #1
00:40:06 – The Top Five Community Picks of the Week.
00:41:17 – Farrandeth makes a case for sticking with Detective Comics #14
00:42:51 – Xtianhardy raises the flag for Valiant and Shadowman #1
Book of the Month
00:44:53 – Ron praises the work of Hope Larson in the graphic novel adaptation of A Wrinkle In Time
00:52:59 – Eric has an often asked question about where to jump onboard with a comic series
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