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Welcome to Episode 220 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast!

This week, we discuss Citizen Jack, the new Image series from writer Sam Humphries, the rumor of Mad Max: Fury Road director George Miller taking over the Man of Steel sequel, and UFC fighter Ronda Rousey’s bid to play Captain Marvel on the big screen.

Plus, we journey Inside the Comic Studio with We(l)come Back writer Christopher Sebela!

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This week’s reviews:

  • Joe — We(l)come Back #1 from BOOM! Studios by Christopher Sebela and Jonathan Brandon Sawyer
  • Matt — Young Terrorists #1 from Black Mask by Matt Pizollo and Amancay Nahuelpan

Ludicrous Speed Round:

Joe’s 5:

  • Howard the Human #1 (Marvel)
  • Secret Wars: Secret Love One-Shot (Marvel)
  • TMNT Amazing Adventures #1 (IDW)
  • Astro City #26 (DC/Vertigo)
  • The Yankee #1 (Floating World Comics)

Matt’s 5:

  • Oxymoron: The Loveliest Nightmare #1 (ComixTribe)
  • Hip-Hop Family Tree #1 (Fantagraphics)
  • House of M #1 (Marvel)
  • Superman/Wonder Woman #20 (DC)
  • Fedor #1 (Hic and Hoc)

Picks for next week:

  • Joe — S.H.I.E.L.D. #9 from Marvel Comics by Mark Waid, Jack Kirby, Lee Ferguson, et al
  • Matt — Drive #1 from IDW by Michael Benedetto and Antonio Fuso

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • Space Dumplins GN from Schoolastic Graphix by Craig Thompson

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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, Hey Ladies by the Beastie Boys, Welcome Back by Mase, Rambo: First Blood Part 2 main theme as performed by the National Symphony Orchestra, AMERIKA by Rammstein, Nobody Does It Better by Marvin Hamlisch and Carly Simon, Midlife Crisis by Faith No More, Sensitive Artist by King Missile, and many 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.