Welcome to Episode 133 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast!
This week, we discuss DC’s race to the small screen with THREE new series in development (Gotham, Constantine, and The Flash), the latest round of Marvel NOW teasers, and Jim Steranko’s harsh words about the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premiere.
Plus, we celebrate another Fifth Week with a THN Top 5 look at our favorite supernatural characters!
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This week’s reviews:
- Joe — Rat Queens #1 from Image Comics by Kurtis J. Wiebe and Roc Upchurch
- Matt — Sex Criminals #1 from Image Comics by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky
Ludicrous Speed Round:
- Powerpuff Girls #1 from IDW
- A Plus X #12 from Marvel Comics
- Superman #23.4 Parasite from DC Comics
- Batman/Superman #3.1 Doomsday from DC Comics
- Batman the Dark Knight #23.4 Joker’s Daughter from DC Comics
- The Other Dead #1 from IDW
- Criminal Macabre: The Eyes of Frankenstein #1 from Dark Horse Comics
- Infinity: The Heist #1 from Marvel Comics
- Punisher: The Trial of the Punisher #1 from Marvel Comics
- C.R.O.T.C.H. #0 from Fosh Kos
Picks for next week:
- Joe — Hinterkind #1 from DC Comics/Vertigo by Ian Edington and Francesco Trifogli
- Matt — Shadow NOW! #1 from Dynamite Entertainment by David Liss and Colton Worley
Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:
- Avengers: Endless Wartime OGN from Marvel Comics by Warren Ellis and Mike McKone
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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 — Here is the News by ELO, Ludicrous Speed Round Theme — Fury of the Storm by Dragonforce featuring Dark Helmet, Muscles by Diana Ross, Old Man by Neil Young, Secret Asian Man by Mr. Sakitumi, Sex Crime by The Eurythmics, Jerry Was a Race Car Driver by Primus, Dopesmoker by Sleep, Little Nemo by Martini Bros, Warm by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, High Five by Andrew W.K., P. Power by Nation of Ulysses.