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Welcome to Episode 148 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast!

This week, we discuss the Marvel Comics characters’ jumping to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., casting news for the CW’s upcoming Flash show, and some surprise cancellations from DC Comics!

Plus, we finally take an in-depth look at Matt Kindt’s Mind MGMT in our Take A Look It’s In a Book segment!

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This week’s reviews:

  • Joe — All-New Invaders #1 (Marvel)
  • Matt — Deadly Class #1 (Image)

Ludicrous Speed Round:

Joe’s 5:

  • Jack Hammer #1 (Action Lab)
  • Bad Ass#1 (Dynamite)
  • Hacktivist #1 (Archaia)
  • Unwritten: Apocalypse #1 (Vertigo)
  • Scribblenauts Unmasked: A Crisis of Imagination #1 (DC)

Matt’s 5:

  • Elfquest: Final Quest #1 (Dark Horse)
  • Judge Dredd: Mega City Two #1 (IDW)
  • George Romero’s Empire of the Dead #1 (Marvel)
  • FF #16 (Marvel)
  • Bo: Plushy Gangster #1 (Action Lab)

Picks for next week:

  • Joe — Serenity: Leaves on the Wind #1 from Dark Horse by Zac Whedon and Georges Jeanty
  • Matt — Sledgehammer 44: The Lightning War #3 from Dark Horse by Mike Mignola, John Arcudi, and Laurence Campbell

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • I Am Amerlia Earhart HC and I Am Abraham Lincoln HC from Dial Books by Brad Meltzer and Chris Eliopolous

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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, Take A Look Theme – the Reading Rainbow theme (sort of), The Wedding Song (There is Love) by The Captain and Tennille, The Cousin of Death by The Beastie Boys, The Boys Are Back In Town by Thin Lizzy, Jesus Built My Hotrod by Ministry, and other fine songs that are copyright/trademark their respective artists/owners.