Welcome to Two-Headed Nerd #616: Who the Hell Is Beta Ray Bill?!

This week, we review eight new comics from DC, Marvel, Image, BOOM!, and Vault!

Plus, we welcome the THN Comic Historian Jason Sacks to the Ziggurat to tell us Who the Hell Is This Guy: Beta Ray Bill Edition!


This Week’s Reviews:


  • Firefly: Brand New ‘Verse #1, BOOM!
  • Harley Quinn #1, DC
  • Shadecraft #1, Image
  • Flash #768, DC


  • Detective Comics #1034, DC
  • Teen Titans Academy #1, DC
  • Beta Ray Bill #1, Marvel
  • Witchblood #1, Vault

THN Sanctum Sanctorum:

Joe’s Pick for Next Week:

  • Green Lantern #1 from DC Comics by Geoffrey Thorne and Dexter Soy

Matt’s Pick for Next Week:

  • Geiger #1 from Image Comics by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank

Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week

  • Seven Secrets Vol. 1 TP from BOOM! Studios by Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo


This Week’s Required Reading!

  • Animal Man – The New 52
  • The Green Lantern by Grant Morrison and Liam Sharp
  • Thor Vol. 1 #337-#340
  • Thor Corps #1-4, 1993
  • Beta Ray Bill #1-6, 1995



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Two-Headed Nerd #616: Who the Hell Is Beta Ray Bill?