Welcome to Episode 264 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast! This week, we discuss Alan Moore’s upcoming retirement, the idea of a Booster Gold film not set in the DCU, and Warren Ellis’ webcomic reunion with Colleen Doran.

Plus, Da Orca visits us a week early with a new installment of Take the Money and Run!

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This week’s reviews:

  • Joe — Eclipse #1 from Image Comics by Zachary Kaplan and Giovanni Timpano
  • Matt — Alters #1 from Aftershock Comics by Paul Jenkins and Leila Leiz

Ludicrous Speed Round:

Joe’s 5:

  • Rise of the Black Flame #1 (Dark Horse)
  • Cyborg Rebirth #1 (DC)
  • Superman #6 (DC)
  • Everafter #1 (Vertigo)
  • Dishonored #2 (Titan)

Matt’s 5:

  • Skybourne #1 (BOOM!)
  • Aftermath: The Big Clean #1 (Heavy Metal)
  • The Great Divide #1 (Dynamite)
  • Night’s Dominion #1 (Oni)
  • Gliterbomb #1 (Image)

Picks for next week:

  • Joe — Animosity #2 from Aftershock by Marguerite Bennett and Rafael De la Torre
  • Matt — Doom Patrol #1 from DC by Gerard Way and Nick Derington

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • Nicolas HC from Drawn & Quarterly by Pascal Girard

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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 the Money Theme — Take the Money and Run by Run DMC, Theme from Star Trek by Nichelle Nichols, Secret Agent Man by The Ventures, Star Trek DS9 theme by Dennis McCarthy, Those Left Behind by Immolation, Why Can’t We Be Friends by War, Star Trek: First Contact end theme by Jerry Goldsmith, Q Who by Ron Jones, Clambake by Elvis Presley, Lady by Kenny Rogers, Baby Got Back by Richard Cheese, When I’m Sixty-Four by Easy Star All-Stars feat. Sugar Minott, Glory of Love by Peter Cetera, 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.