Welcome to the landmark 175th Episode of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast!
This week, we discuss the sexual harassment allegations directed against JL8 creator Yale Stewart, the controversy surrounding the Milo Manara Spider-Woman variant cover, and the unusual casting decisions made for the live-action Powers adaptation coming to the Sony Playstation Network.
Plus, we take a look at Jim Starlin’s Thanos: The Infinity Revelation graphic novel from Marvel Comics in our Take a Look It’s in a Book segment!
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This week’s reviews:
- Joe — The Pitiful Human-Lizard #1 by Jason Loo
- Matt — Deadly Hands of Kung Fu #4 from Marvel Comics by Mike Benson and Tan Eng Huat
Ludicrous Speed Round:
- The Fade Out #1 (Image)
- Death in Oaxaca @1 (Alternative Comics)
- Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland #1 (IDW)
- Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman #1 (DC)
- The Multiversity #1 (DC)
- Clive Barker’s Hellraiser Bestiary #1 (Boom!)
- Justice Inc #1 (Dynamite)
- Steampunk Battlestar Galactica 1880 #1 (Dynamite)
- The Delinquents #1 (Valiant)
- Dark Horse Presents 2014 #1 (Dark Horse)
Picks for next week:
- Joe — Bob’s Burgers #1 from Dynamite Entertainment by Various Creators
- Matt — Guardians of the Galaxy #18 from Marvel Comics by Brian Michael Bendis and Ed McGuinness
Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:
- Jessica Jones: The Pulse Complete Collection TP from Marvel Comics by Brian Michael Bendis, Mark Bagley, Michael Lark, Olivier Coipel, and friends
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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 — Big News II by Clutch, Ludicrous Speed Round Theme — Fury of the Storm by Dragonforce featuring Dark Helmet, Take a Look Theme — the Reading Rainbow theme song (sort of), Not That Kind of Guy by The Rockwells, You’re Too Weird by Fruit Bats, Loser by Beck, Da Mystery of Chessboxin’ by Wu-Tang Clan, Mouth Breather by The Jesus Lizard, Trapped Under Ice by Metallica, The Spanish Armada by John S. Hall/Kramer, Scheherazade by Esquivel, and other fine songs that are copyright/trademark their respective artists/owners, but didn’t get listed because Matt is still editing as I type these notes.