Welcome to Episode 138 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast….the third annual METAL SHOW!!!

This week, Matt is back and we discuss Marvel’s 5-show deal with Netflix, the CW Hourman show in development, and the debut of Kamala Khan, the new Ms. Marvel!

Plus, we tackle some famous comic book firsts during Ask A Nerd!

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This week’s reviews:

  • Joe — Amazing X-Men #1 from Marvel Comics by Jason Aaron and Ed McGuinness
  • Matt — Legends of Red Sonja #1 from Dynamite Ent by Gail Simone, Jack Jadson, Nancy Collins, Carla Speed McNeil, et al.

Ludicrous Speed Round:

Joe’s 5:

  • Action Comics #25 (DC)
  • Green Arrow #25 (DC)
  • Baltimore: The Infernal Train #3 (Dark Horse)
  • Alex + Ada #1 (Image)
  • Protectors Inc. #1 (Image)

Matt’s 5:

  • Shahrazad #1 (Big Dog Ink)
  • Regular Show: Skips #1 (KABOOM!)
  • Transformers: Dark Cybertron #1 (IDW)
  • Longshot Saves the Marvel Universe #1 (Marvel)
  • Drumhellar #1 (Image)

Picks for next week:

  • Joe — Manifest Destiny #1 from Image Comics by Chris Dingess and Matthew Roberts
  • Matt — Unity #1 from Valiant Entertainment by Matt Kindt and Dougie Braithwaite

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • Sabertooth Swordsman HC from Dark Horse Comics by Damon Gentry and Aaron Conley

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