Welcome to Two-Headed Nerd #535: Uncomfortably American! This week, we discuss Marvel’s dissing of Neil Gaiman and 1602, Taika Waititi joining the Flash Gordon animated film, and Joe Hill’s new “don’t call it an” imprint at DC Comics/Black Label.

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Two-Headed Nerd #535: Uncomfortably American






Joe’s Main Review:

  • Lois Lane #1 from DC Comics by Greg Rucka and Mike Perkins

Matt’s Main Review:

  • Test #1 from Vault Comics by Christopher Sebela and Jen Hickman


Joe’s Ludicrous Speed Reviews:

  • Sea of Stars #1 (Image)
  • Captain America and the Invaders: Bahamas Triangle #1 (Marvel)
  • Fantastic Four: Prodigal Sun #1 (Marvel)
  • Superman: Up In the Sky #1 (DC)


Matt’s Ludicrous Speed Reviews:

  • No One Left to Fight #1 (Dark Horse)
  • Star Wars: Target Vader #1 (Marvel)
  • Aero #1 (Marvel)
  • Doom Patrol: Weight of the Worlds #1 (DC/Young Animal)


Picks for next week:

  • Joe: Black Hammer/Justice League #1 from Dark Horse Comics by Jeff Lemire and Michael Walsh
  • Matt: Wolverine and Captain America: Weapon Plus #1 from Marvel Comics by Ethan Sacks and Diogenes Neves


Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week:

  • Steve Gerber Conversations SC from University Press of Mississippi by Jason Sacks and Various


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Featured music in this episode comes courtesy of Chiptunes = WIN, Artlist.io, and SoundCloud:

Godzilla March BreakBeat by DJ RX-78, Soundcloud.com
Dark Ambient by Patrick-Pederson, Soundcloud.com
Skeleton BBQ by Ziv Moran, Artlist.io
Without escape by Jimmy Svensson, Artlist.io
Sports or Whatever by NintenKwonDo, Chiptunes=Win, Bandcamp.com
American Patriotic Music:God Bless the USA(Franklin Pierce song)8-Bit by Alfred Ford, Youtube
Maggie’s Quest by Zantilla, Chiptunes=Win, Bandcamp.com
Before the Fight by Michael Vignola
Announcing the End by Attila Erdelyi, Artlist.io
Howard the Duck Theme by Dolby’s Cube, Youtube.com
Into the Battle by Ian Post, Artlist.io
Undertale – Megalovania Elevator Jazz by EternalSushi, SoundCloud
Carpe Dieum Larvatum Heros by Tobikom

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