Sunday, April 23, 2017

C2E2 Prepcast

It's time for the 2017 Chicago convention! Steven tells Jon how a retailer prepares for a show, from budgeting the man-hours to stocking the shelves. Also, what's it's like to be on the other side of the table at a big con.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

MST3K The Returncast

After 18 years and one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns in history, Mystery Science Theater 3000 is back! Jon and Bill Monroe talk what made the show important to geek comedy in the 90's and how the Netflix series captures a tone that even Rifftrax couldn't. Plus, Doctor Who comes back after 18 months and more Star Wars trailers!

Monday, April 10, 2017

Comics Are Boringcast

Why don't we talk about comics more? Jon and Steven talk about the state of geek where movies and television steal all the spotlight from the source material. After decades of superhero stories, is any change permanent or a surprise? Plus, why we'll never quit monthlies.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

State of the X-Mencast

Joss Whedon on Batgirl! Justice League trailer! Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer! Jon loves Legion and hates Iron Fist! Steven loves Kong: Skull Island! And just how can you read a man X book anymore?

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Remembering Berni Wrightson

A comics legend has passed. Jon and and Steven talk about the impact Berni made to both horror and superheroes, his influence on modern artists and how he stayed relevant through the decades. Plus, Jon tells a story about how his own comics work in the '90's led to an unlikely friendship with the master.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Sean Ryan

The writer of "Prowler" is here! Sean Ryan discusses his tie-in series with Amazing Spider-Man's "Clone Conspiracy", his run on "Nova" and his run on "Suicide Squad" that led to the movie. Plus, how to pitch a comic, why British writers are still the greatest and the passing of the legendary Berni Wrightson.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Indiana Jonescast

It's official! Steven Spielberg and Harrison Ford have signed on for a new Indiana Jones movie. Will this be the grand send-off for the beloved character? Or will it fall victim to the same problems of the last three sequels? Plus, Samurai Jack returns and Aliens never really goes away.