Welcome to Episode 234 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast – the War on Christmas!!!
This week, we discuss the Alamo Drafthouse’s Star Wars-themed theater in Omaha, the merits of the latest Superman V. Batman trailer, Mad Max: Fury Road’s recent honor, Rambo coming to TV, and Paul Dini’s upcoming graphic novel from Vertigo.
Plus, Alyse is back with some holiday gift giving tips in our Words of Wisdom segment!
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This week’s reviews:
- Joe — Totally Awesome Hulk #1 from Marvel Comics by Greg Pak and Frank Cho
- Matt — Robin War #1 from DC Comics by Tom King and an army of artists
Ludicrous Speed Round:
- Harley’s Little Black Book #1 (DC)
- Black Jack Ketchum #1 (Image)
- Mystery Girl #1 (Dark Horse)
- Spidey #1 (Marvel)
- Barrier #1 (Panel Syndicate)
- X’ed #1 (Black Mask)
- Sheriff of Babylon #1 (Vertigo)
- Replica #1 (Aftershock)
- Red Wolf #1 (Marvel)
- Daredevil #1 (Marvel)
Picks for next week:
- Joe — Batman/TMNT #1 from DC Comics by James Tynion IV and Freddie Williams II
- Matt — Head Lopper #2 from Image Comics by Andrew MacLean
Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:
- Snow: The Complete Edition GN by Benjamin Rivers
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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, War Ensemble by Slayer, Batman TAS Theme by Danny Elfman, Star Wars Cantina Theme by Meco, Kids in America by Kim Wilde, F@#% Christmas by Fear, Give Peace a Chance by The Plastic Ono Band, (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace Love and Understanding by Elvis Costello, Girls by The Beastie Boys, 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.