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288 Toys-Я-Us Kid No More

Posted by on Mar 20, 2018 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 1 comment

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Toys-Я-Us is closing. Hawkman is returning in an ongoing series. Zdarksy is now Marvel exclusive. Lynda Carter is getting her star. Nicolas Cage finally gets to play Superman. Danny Boyle will direct the next James Bond film. On TV, we catch up with what we’ve watched, and talk about Krypton. In comics, Hawkeye has ended, for now. Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino have a new series: Gideon Falls. And the first results of Milk Wars have hit the stands.

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Toys ‘R’ Us Jingle https://goo.gl/tXCPqC
TOYS ‘R’ US Closing All U.S., Over 30,000 To Lose Jobs https://goo.gl/B2ZKJG
WORLD’S GREATEST CB LINKS 
LYNDA CARTER To Receive HOLLYWOOD Walk of Fame Honor https://goo.gl/c53iMq
HAWKMAN Returns in Ongoing Series https://goo.gl/y7e7r2
ZDARSKY Signs MARVEL Exclusive, Allowed to ‘Do Whatever He Wants (Maybe)’ https://goo.gl/Piaw4b
NICOLAS CAGE Finally Gets To Play SUPERMAN https://goo.gl/iis5j8
Danny Boyle Announces He’s Directing Daniel Craig’s Final James Bond Film https://goo.gl/LqtP4A
DO WE? Report: Things Aren’t Going So Well for Stan Lee https://goo.gl/PNcbKp
TV NEWS 
Here’s How Krypton Is Going to Change What We Know About Superman’s Past https://goo.gl/c9jD5s
AMC Will Host 30+ Hour MCU Marathon Ahead Of ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Premiere https://goo.gl/LZ9tQm
PSA: Marvel’s Black Panther Animated Series is Streaming for Free on YouTube https://goo.gl/XvxBJR
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287 Hello, Hello, Hello… DIE!

Posted by on Mar 13, 2018 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322! | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: An important word has been added to the dictionary. DC has a new Black Label imprint. Kristen Wiig is confirmed as Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2.  Black Panther crosses the $1 Billion mark. Netflix wants to do shows without realistic bodies or feet. Could John Constantine appear on Lucifer? The Punisher season 2 has started filming. In comics we’ve got Thor, Viv Vision, and Doctor Aphra.

All this and Alexa controls your house, Dave. Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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‘Black Panther’ Crosses $1 Billion at Global Box Office https://goo.gl/x3NwQt
MS. MARVEL’s Catchphrase Added to MERRIAM-WEBSTER Dictionary https://goo.gl/LU69mb
DC Unveils All-Star ‘Black Label’ Imprint https://goo.gl/Qfi4bK
KRISTEN WIIG Confirmed as WONDER WOMAN 2’s CHEETAH https://goo.gl/5hiNZL
HAL 9000 Replica That Uses Amazon Alexa to Control Your Home, Dave https://goo.gl/CKWaZk
Flashpoint Has Closed the Deal on Two Directors https://goo.gl/p8rvZa
TELEVISION NEWS
Netflix Is Turning Rob Liefeld’s Extreme Comics Into a Cinematic Universe https://goo.gl/pCvYSb
AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Showrunners Writing Season Finale as Series Finale https://goo.gl/pyNTBj
‘Lucifer’ Showrunner on Whether John Constantine Could Appear https://goo.gl/9dANMn
‘The Punisher’ Season 2 Has Started Filming https://goo.gl/bHLUsD
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286 The Basics

Posted by on Mar 6, 2018 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 1 comment

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Neil Gaiman is bringing back the Sandman Universe after 30 years. Captain America gets relaunched on the 4th of July. Avengers: Infinity War will have awesome toys. The remake of Logan’s Run has a director. Kristen Wiig could be Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2. On TV, the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season finale is being written as a series finale. And Stretch Armstrong gets a choose-your-own-adventure episode. In comics, Giles is not easy to read. Saga is back! And Milk Wars comes to an end with two new characters!

All this and The Basics of sex! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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SANDMAN UNIVERSE Launch Titles’ Solicitations https://goo.gl/ecjd5A
CAPTAIN AMERICA Relaunching https://goo.gl/sgG6Bp
Avengers: Infinity War Will Also Be a War on the Wallets of Hot Toys Collectors https://goo.gl/o7Db3U
The Logan’s Run Remake Just Got a Director https://goo.gl/eeJonB
Kristen Wiig May End Up Being the Villain of Wonder Woman 2 https://goo.gl/bcdH4k
Chris Hemsworth Is Reportedly Circling Sony’s Men in Black Spinoff https://goo.gl/tYkVFa
ERIKA MOEN & MATTHEW NOLAN Want To Teach You About Sex https://goo.gl/t3Xfvv
TELEVISION
AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Writing Season Finale as Series Finale https://goo.gl/pyNTBj
Netflix’s Stretch Armstrong Show Will Let Viewers Pull the Story in Different Directions https://goo.gl/mNZHfA
HOMEWORK
Listen to James Gunn’s ‘Secret’ Guardians Awesome Mix Vol. 0 https://goo.gl/SDejnC
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285 Wauconda, IL

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322! | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Diamond will help you manage your pull. Marvel is resetting their numbering… again. Joss Whedon gives up on Batgirl, Black Panther tops 700 Million, and we learn about Wauconda, Illinois. On TV: we have your Legends of Tomorrow update, and we learn about new series: His Dark Materials, Good Omens, Lost in Space, and Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur!

All this and the Matrix phone! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Ordering Physical Comics Books Is About to Get Slightly Easier https://goo.gl/VrTzGG
Marvel Comics Announces a Line-Wide Overhaul in 2018 https://goo.gl/16gJRE
Dreams of Owning The Matrix Phone Can Finally Be Fulfilled https://goo.gl/W8TXpa
Joss Whedon Quits the Batgirl Movie: ‘I Really Didn’t Have a Story’ https://goo.gl/TbF9Sf
‘Black Panther’ Tops $700M With Record-Breaking 2nd Weekend https://goo.gl/QPcBX6
The People of Wauconda, Illinois, Would Like You to Stop https://goo.gl/EtP8tb
TELEVISION NEWS 
His Dark Materials TV Series From BBC https://goo.gl/4EC9e2
David Tennant Promises the Good Omens Show Is ‘Faithful’ to the Book https://goo.gl/WUq7Xd
Marvel Is Making the Awesome Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur Into a TV Series https://goo.gl/6WFkUH
Amazon Is Turning Iain M. Banks’ Iconic Culture Books Into a TV Series https://goo.gl/9vFXQ5
Very Serious Look at Netflix’s Lost in Space Reboot https://goo.gl/2JbysH
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284 Panther Party

Posted by on Feb 20, 2018 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast: Hasbro is crowdfunding an awesome Star Wars toy. The Twitter Trolls are out for Black Panther. And JJ Abrams calls out misogynists. On TV: Star Trek: Discovery has its season finale. The 90s are returning with Roswell on CW. And Power Rangers is Super Sentai. In Comics: Milk Wars Continues! We call out Miriam Kent. And Bob reports on LTUE!

All this and Leon the Protector of the Playground! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comics Book Podcast!

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Hasbro Is Getting Into Crowdfunding With an Insane Star Wars Toy https://goo.gl/FyhnuH
Twitter Trolls Are Posting About Fake Assaults at Black Panther Screenings https://goo.gl/1oU9Xg
Leon: Protector of the Playground wins 2018 Award for Diversity https://goo.gl/knqjnp
J.J. Abrams Calls Out Sexist Last Jedi Critics https://goo.gl/x9WgG5
The Books Tied to Solo: A Star Wars Story Will Provide Crucial Connections https://goo.gl/CPq5we
Hasbro Says It Will ‘Reset the Future Directon’ of the Transformers https://goo.gl/x52h4u
TV NEWS
The Roswell Reboot Has Found Its Lead Actress https://goo.gl/jSWd1s
The Next Power Rangers Series Is Adapting https://goo.gl/RgoxQa
Harry Connick Jr. Talk Show to End After 2 Seasons https://goo.gl/JXpt4R
‘Originals’ Creator Julie Plec to Direct ‘Roswell’ Reboot Pilot at CW https://goo.gl/dJLx5V
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