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Welcome to Episode 183 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast, the 4th Annual Halloween METAL SHOW!

This week, we discuss rumors of a philosophical shake up at DC Comics, Geoff Johns’ recent clarification of Warner Bros’ approach to their comic properties in film and television, and the announcement of the Archie-centric drama “Riverdale” in development at Fox.

Plus, we fill in a relapsing comic junkie on everything he missed at the turn of the millennium in our Comic Pushers segment.

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This week’s reviews:

  • Joe — Memetic #1 from BOOM! Studios by James Tynion IV and Eryk Donovan
  • Matt — Goners #1 from Image Comics by Jacob Semahn and Jorge Corona

Ludicrous Speed Round:

Joe’s 5:

  • Colder: The Bad Seed #1 (Dark Horse)
  • Edward Scissorhands #1 (IDW)
  • TMNT/Ghostbusters #1 (IDW)
  • Arkham Manor #1 (DC)
  • Catwoman #35 (DC)

Matt’s 5:

  • Deathstroke #1 (DC)
  • Father’s Day #1 (Dark Horse)
  • Predator: Fire and Stone #1 (Dark Horse)
  • 13 Coins #1 (Titan)
  • D&D: Legend of Baldur’s Gate #1 (IDW)

Picks for next week:

  • Joe — Deathlok #1 from Marvel Comics by Nathan Edmondson and Mike Perkins
  • Matt — Rasputin #1 from Image Comics by Alex Grecian and Riley Rossmo

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • DMC The Graphic Novel Vol. 1 from Darryl Makes Comics by Darryl McDaniels, Felipe Smith, and Various

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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), Raining Blood by Slayer, Waking the Dead by Suicidal Tendencies, WWE: Written In My Face (Seamus) by Jim Johnston, Hall of the Mountain King by Savatage, Not of This World by Danzig, Gorgon by Sandrider, Wizard Fight by Weedeater, Devil’s Metal by Death Angel, Can I Play with Madness by Iron Maiden, The Chase Is Better Than the Catch by Motorhead, Burn In Hell by Twisted Sister, 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.