Welcome to Episode 5 of the all-new, all-different Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast!!! THN Rebirth is upon us! This week, we discuss Aaron Sorkin and Joss Whedon’s potential involvement in the DC cinematic universe, the new Spider-Man Homecoming trailer, and the rotating art team just announced for Astonishing X-Men.

Plus, we speak to Iowa’s Favorite Son, comic book luminary Phil Hester, in our Ask a Nerd segment!

And, we review Hester’s upcoming project from Omaha Bound, The Wretch Omnibus, in Take a Look, It’s In a Book!



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This week’s reviews:

  • Joe — X-Men Prime One-Shot from Marvel Comics by Marc Guggenheim, Greg Pak, Cullen Bunn, Ken Lashley, Ibraim Roberson, Leonard Kirk, and Guillermo Ortego
  • Matt — Suicide Squad/Banana Splits Special from DC Comics by Tony Bedard, Mark Russell, Ben Caldwell, and Howard Porter

Ludicrous Speed Round:

Joe’s 5:

  • Helena Crash #1 (IDW)
  • The Few #3 (Image)
  • Booster Gold/The Flintstones Special (DC)
  • Spider-Woman #17 (Marvel)
  • Transformers Vs. GI Joe The Movie One-Shot (IDW)

Matt’s 5:

  • Iron Fist #1 (Marvel)
  • Judge Dredd Deviations One-Shot (IDW)
  • Jughead: The Hunger #1 (Archie)
  • Inhumans Prime One-Shot (Marvel)
  • X-O Manowar #1 (Valiant)

Picks for next week:

  • Joe — Black Cloud #1 from Image Comics by Jason Latour, Ivan Brandon, and Greg Hinkle
  • Matt — Penny Dreadful #1 from Titan Comics by Chris King and Jesus Hervas

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • Tenko King Vol. 1: A New Leaf TP from Toonhound Studios by Tavis Maiden

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