Welcome to Two-Headed Nerd Episode #641, where the Cosmic Longbox has us doing reviews of classic comic books based on a theme. This time our theme is “When Heroes Fight Horror”! We’ll be talking about those times when classic horror elements came creeping into our superhero comics.
Then it’s time to talk about our must-read picks for next week’s new comics in the THN Sanctum Sanctorum.
This Week’s Reviews:
THN Sanctum Sanctorum:
Joe’s Pick for Next Week:
- Human Target #1, DC, Written by Tom King with art by Greg Smallwood
Matt’s Pick for Next Week:
- Newburn #1, Image Comics, written by Chip Zdarsky with art by Jacob Phillips. Backup story written by Nadia Shammas with art by Ziyed Yusuf Ayoub
Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week
Friday Book 1: The First Day Of Christmas, Image Comics, written by Ed Brubaker with art by Muntsa Vicente and Marcos Martin
Required Reading (comics we mentioned in this episode):
- The Death of Dr Strange
- Infinity War
- Final Night
- Batman Contagion
- Venom by Cates and Stegmen
Soundtrack for this episode:
- Godzilla March BreakBeat by DJ RX-78, Soundcloud.com
- The Razing of Heaven by Joseph Earwicker
- Film Noir Background Instrumental by Lion Free Music
- ProTwoType – Operation Intrigue
- Escape from the Yomi-prison by DAVID STONE
- Mono Future by CAVERN
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