Welcome to Episode 140 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast!
This week, we discuss Marvel’s 2014 Free Comic Book Day offering, the upcoming relaunch of Moon Knight by Warren Ellis, the forward momentum with the long-in-development Preacher TV series, and reports of an upcoming Sleeper film from Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.
Plus, we review Vivek Tiwary and Andrew Robinson’s The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story in our Take A Look It’s In A Book segment!
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This week’s reviews:
- Joe — Harley Quinn #0 from DC Comics by Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti, and a host of artists
- Matt — A Voice In the Dark #1 from Image Comics by Larime Taylor
Ludicrous Speed Round:
- Ben 10 #1 (IDW)
- Scooby Doo Team Up #1 (DC)
- Batwoman #25 (DC)
- Red Hood and The Outlaws #25 (DC)
- Uncanny X-Men #14 (Marvel)
- Superior Spider-Man Annual #1 (Marvel)
- Battlestar Galactica: Starbuck #1 (Dynamite)
- Afterlife With Archie #2 (Archie)
- X-O Manowar #19 (Valiant)
- Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi – Force War #1 (Dark Horse)
Picks for next week:
- Joe — Infinity #6 from Marvel Comics by Jonathan Hickman and Jim Cheung
- Matt — Black Science #1 from Image Comics by Rick Remender and Matteo Scalera
Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:
- Polar: Out From the Cold HC from Dark Horse Comics by Victor Santos
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