Welcome to the milestone 250TH EPISODE of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast! This week, we discuss the first trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, all of the announcements from the first Image Expo of 2016, DC’s new Young Animal imprint, and the Kamandi Challenge!
Plus, we host a special installment of Ask a Nerd, featuring some of our faithful forum members!
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This week’s reviews:
- Joe — The Fix #1 from Image Comics by Nick Spencer and Steve Lieber
- Matt — Black Panther #1 from Marvel Comics by Ta-Nehisi Coates and Brian Stelfreeze
Ludicrous Speed Round:
- Rough Riders #1 (Aftershock)
- Bloodlines #1 (DC)
- Harley Quinn & The Suicide Squad April Fool’s Day Special (DC)
- Grizzly Shark #1 (Image)
- Spider-Women Alpha (Marvel)
- Gold Key Alliance #1 (Dynamite)
- Think Tank: Creative Destruction #1 (Image)
- Empress #1 (Marvel/Icon)
- Star Wars: Poe Dameron #1 (Marvel)
- Bruce Lee: Rise of the Dragon #1 (Darby Pop)
Picks for next week:
- Joe — Heartthrob #1 from Oni Press by Christopher Sebela and Robert Wilson IV
- Matt — Black Road #1 from Image Comics by Brian Wood and Garry Brown
Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:
- I Am a Hero Omnibus Vol. 1 from Dark Horse Comics by Kengo Hanazawa
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Our theme music is A Better Tomorrow by Dan the Automator. Other music found in this week’s episode was provided by the following sources: Big News Theme — Big News II by Clutch, Ludicrous Speed Round Theme — Fury of the Storm by Dragonforce featuring Dark Helmet, Ask a Nerd Theme — They’re So Incredible from the Revenge of the Nerds soundtrack, $2.50 by Monophonics, The Wild Boys by Duran Duran, Feels Like the First Time by Foreigner, Heart of Mine by Tasos, Wildcat by Ratatat, I’m Alright by Kenny Loggins, Someday We’ll Look Back by Merle Haggard, Thanks for the Memories by Syd Dale, and many other fine songs that are copyright/trademark their respective artists/owners, but didn’t get listed because Matt is still editing as I type these notes.