Welcome to Episode 127 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast, featuring a SPOILER-FREE advance review of Infinity #1 from Marvel Comics!

This week, we discuss the return of Alien Legion, the casting rumors surrounding who will play Lex Luthor in the Man of Steel sequel, and DC’s latest PR debacle, the severe underprinting and allocation of September’s Villains Month titles.

Plus, Ask A Nerd tackles a question about everyone’s favorite spaceknight…ROM!

Hey! Don’t forget to check out our other podcast, the Answer of the Week, where we talk about the latest Question of the Week with all of YOUR responses!

This week’s reviews:

  • Joe — Infinity #1 from Marvel Comics by Jonathan Hickman and Jim Cheung
  • Matt — Trillium #1 from DC/Vertigo by Jeff Lemire

Ludicrous Speed Round:

Joe’s 5:

  • Sidekick #1 from Image Comics
  • Robocop: The Last Stand #1 from BOOM Studios
  • Pathfinder: Goblins #1 from Dynamite Entertainment
  • Trinity of Sin: The Phantom Stranger #11 from DC Comics
  • The Legend of Luther Strode #6 from Image Comics

Matt’s 5:

  • Lady Rawhide #1 from Dynamite Entertainment
  • Lords of Mars #1 from Dynamite Entertainment
  • Avengers #17 from Marvel Comics
  • Burn the Orphanage: Born to Lose #1 from Image Comics
  • Godzilla: Rulers of the Earth #2 from IDW

Picks for next week:

  • Joe — Infinity #1 from Marvel Comics by Jonathan Hickman and Jim Cheung
  • Matt — T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents #1 from IDW by Phil Hester and Andrea DeVito

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • God is Disappointed in You HC from Top Shelf by Mark Russel and Shannon Wheeler

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