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258 – RIP Adam.

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We mourn the losses of Adam West and Peter Sallis, discuss Wonder Woman, Tom Holland is a super-hero, and we cover the Far Cry 5 controversy. On TV, Misfits gets a reboot, Cowboy Bebop goes live-action, and whose story is really being told on Gotham? In comics, Defenders launches, and Marvel screws up its releases. And we review the Bitch Planet Triple Feature.

Extra Special Correspondent Chris Hoffman checks in with the third installment (first public one) of The Lane / Ulrich Report with Chris Hoffman!

All this and one more episode of Powerless! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Peter Sallis, Voice of Wallace and Gromit’s Wallace, Dies http://bit.ly/2rjteLS
The Bat-Signal Shined In Los Angeles to Honor Adam West http://bit.ly/2rJk8Iq
Adam West, Straight-Faced Star of TV’s ‘Batman,’ Dies at 88 http://bit.ly/2rjzGTj
Wonder Woman 2: Patty Jenkins Already Knows Sequel’s Setting http://bit.ly/2rjnUZ4
Tom Holland Visits Children’s Hospital Dressed As Spider-Man http://bit.ly/2rjArLT
The backlash to ‘Far Cry 5’ is pure hypocrisy — and it’s time to stop http://bit.ly/2rjTh5J
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TV NEWS
iZombie EP’s Misfits Reboot Gets Pilot Order at Freeform http://bit.ly/2rjV6iS
Cowboy Bebop Live-Action TV Series in the Works http://bit.ly/2rjAg3r
Gotham Isn’t Batman Begins – It’s Owlman’s Overture http://bit.ly/2rjIl87
DC and NBC Release Unaired Adam West Episode of Powerless http://bit.ly/2rIQEL3
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257 – Barbecue Sauce

Posted by on May 30, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on the World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Zack Snyder steps down as the director for Justice League and Joss Whedon steps in. A heavily armed man is arrested at Phoenix Comicon, and now all prop weapons are banned. Stephen Amell proves he’s Arrow. Marvel has a library problem.  On TV: We discuss the finales of Supergirl, Flash, and Arrow. We talk about American Gods, Doctor Who, and Twin Peaks. The Inhumans series has a teaser trailer. Racists Trekkies are upset by the trailers for Star Trek: Discovery. In comics we talk about the latest and greatest, and why you should be reading Nightwing.

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 Zack Snyder Steps Down From ‘Justice League’ to Deal With Family Tragedy http://bit.ly/2qvwMdC
Heavily armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon; other con bans prop weapons http://bit.ly/2qvgBgu
Watch Stephen Amell Absolutely Dominate American Ninja Warrior Course http://bit.ly/2qvrNK3
Along with all its other woes, Marvel also has a library problem http://bit.ly/2qvoT8c
TV NEWS
Marvel’s Inhumans: First Look At Lockjaw Surfaces http://bit.ly/2qvIyoh
First Inhumans Teaser Hints at Conflict Within Royal Family http://bit.ly/2qvH65z
Racists Really Aren’t Happy with the New ‘Star Trek’ Series http://bit.ly/2qvxho0

 

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255 – Nerd X-Mas

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: JC and Jeff are LIVE at Free Comic Book Day at The Nerd Store! We review Guardians of the Galaxy 2! In movie news: A Student’s Darth Vader costume caused a school-wide lock-down. Superman vs the Ku Klux Klan will be adapted as a movie! Kevin Feige thinks Marvel TV and Movies will cross over.  Sam Esmail is rumored to be working on an Obi-Wan movie. In Comics: DC is starting its own young readers imprint! In TV: CBS continues to troll us with Star Trek: Discovery. Shatner says he’s ‘perfectly fit’ to return for more Star Trek movies. Marvel teases Inhumans with a voice-over trailer and a questionable photograph…

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SUPERMAN VERSUS THE KU KLUX KLAN Will Be Adapted as a Movie http://bit.ly/2pQ9mm2
Lana Del Rey-Themed Anthology Comic to Debut At C2E2 http://bit.ly/2oWEL3j
DC Comics Is Starting Its Own Young Readers Imprint http://bit.ly/2pQrb4z
Kevin Feige Thinks That Eventually, Marvel TV and Movies Will Cross Over http://bit.ly/2pQp14N
‘Star Wars’ Rumor: ‘Mr. Robot’ Creator Working on an Obi-Wan Movie http://bit.ly/2pQfniK
A Student’s Darth Vader Costume Led to a School-Wide Evacuation on Star Wars Day http://bit.ly/2pQ80ro
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Star Trek Discovery Back On For Fall; CBS CEO Talks Netflix Importance http://bit.ly/2pQfpai
William Shatner Says He Is ‘Perfectly Fit’ To Return As Kirk For More Star Trek http://bit.ly/2pQhxyL
‘Marvel’s Inhumans’ Teaser Trailer: They’ll No Longer Remain Silent http://bit.ly/2pQhAur
What the Hell Is Marvel’s Inhumans Doing About Medusa’s Wig Situation? http://bit.ly/2pQmd7X
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254 – Two is the loneliest number

Posted by on May 2, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™… Shyamalan’s next film will officially be an Unbreakable sequel! Robert Zemeckis could direct The Flash. And outrage over the erasure of lesbians from the Black Panther movie! On TV NBC cancels Powerless! Star Trek: Discovery continues to troll us, and we learn more about the writer’s strike! In gaming news, we learn the Felidar Guardian is being banned from standard play. In comics, we have the good, the bad, and the local!

All this and the TRUTH behind the Stan Lee cameos is revealed! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Magic: The Gathering Bans Felidar Guardian from Standard Play  http://bit.ly/2oWILRx
Unbreakable Sequel Officially Announced as Shyamalan’s Next Film http://bit.ly/2oWxoJo
Stan Lee Cameo Theory Is Real, Feige Confirms http://bit.ly/2oWpwri
Zack Snyder Shares New Man Of Steel Costume Test Image http://bit.ly/2oWo6x7
The Flash: Robert Zemeckis Rumored to Direct Film http://bit.ly/2oWSG9A
Marvel’s lesbian ‘erasure’ from Black Panther film sparks fan outrage http://bit.ly/2oWHJoA
TELEVISIONEERING!
NBC Pulls Powerless From Schedule http://bit.ly/2oWEBZN
‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Adds ‘Penny Dreadful,’ ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Vets to Cast http://bit.ly/2oWMO0a
Writers Authorize Strike, May Delay The Walking Dead And Other Fall TV http://bit.ly/2oWEAoH
Strike Watch: How Hollywood Labor Strife Would Affect Your Favorite TV Shows http://bit.ly/2oWw21e
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253 – Mad with power!

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Avatar has begun production on four sequels. Guardians of the Galaxy 2 has announced the set list for it’s new soundtrack. And Fox announces release dates for 3 X-Men franchise movies. In comics, Marvel terminates Ardian Syaf’s contract, Kelly Thompson is writing the new Captain Phasma series, and Marvel sucks up to older fans with Marvel Legacy. Also, Canadian Artist Gisele Lagace was denied entry to the United States. On TV: X-files is returning with an 11th season. New Warriors will appear on Disney Channel’s new Freeform channel. And Hulu has ordered a pilot for Locke and Key.

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The AVATAR Sequels Have Begun Production, With New Official Release Dates http://bit.ly/2p6bV1A
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Soundtrack Revealed http://bit.ly/2p613R3
Marvel Reveals Captain Phasma Miniseries http://bit.ly/2p616fH
Marvel Is Bringing Back its Legends in Marvel Legacy http://bit.ly/2p5ZnHj
Three X-Men Movies Will Hit Theaters in 2018 http://bit.ly/2p6eDEh
POLITICAL STUFF 
Marvel Terminates X-Men Gold Artist’s Contract Following Controversy http://bit.ly/2p6b9RS
Canadian Artist Gisele Lagace Denied Entry to United States http://bit.ly/2p6eOiV
TELEVISION NEWS 
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Squirrel Girl’s New Warriors TV Team Roster Revealed  http://bit.ly/2p5YzST
The X-Files Is Coming Back to TV For an 11th Season http://bit.ly/2p65X0w
Hulu Orders Carlton Cuse Pilot ‘Locke and Key’ http://bit.ly/2p6act0
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252 – Controversies and No-Prizes

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Donald Trump interrupts Rogue One on Air Force One, Aaron Sorkin is meeting with both Marvel and DC, and Joss Whedon is autering Batgirl! In Comics Marvel’s bringing back the digital redeem codes, Oliver Nome passed away, and Ardian Syaf causes a controversy. On TV, NBC ordered a prime-time show about advances in science and technology, Rainn Wilson will play Harry Mudd on the alleged Star Trek: Discovery, and we mourn Don Rickles. We also have reviews of Iron Fist #1 and more! We also Game Chat!

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Donald Trump Interrupts Star Wars to Provoke Actual War http://bit.ly/2pfYk6t
Sweet Christmas, Marvel’s Bringing Back Digital Redeem Codes http://bit.ly/2pfMnOl
Aaron Sorkin Might Start Writing for Both Marvel and DC http://bit.ly/2pg1wz3
Joss Whedon Is Doing ‘Batgirl’ http://bit.ly/2pfWCCf
Artist Oliver Nome Passes Away http://bit.ly/2pfNPAm
Marvel Releases Statement On Controversial X-Men Gold Art http://bit.ly/2nWrZRP

TELEVISION-ING 
NBC Just Ordered a Primetime Show About Advances in Science and Technology http://bit.ly/2pfMGbX
Rainn Wilson Is Going to Bring Harry Mudd to Star Trek: Discovery http://bit.ly/2pfIh8L
First Look at Black Lightning From the CW’s New DC Comics Pilot http://bit.ly/2pfWthX
CBS Chief Leslie Moonves Sees 2016 Salary Soar to $69.6 Million http://bit.ly/2pfMdqj
Bob Newhart, Tom Hanks, Other Stars Remember Don Rickles: ‘A God Died Today’ http://bit.ly/2pg0281
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