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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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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!

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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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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!

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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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282 All We Need is Some CGI

Posted by on Feb 6, 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™: Chris Hardwick is rebranding the Nerdist Podcast. Kelly Thompson is now exclusive to Marvel. Mattel is bringing back some classic figures. John Wick 3 is cast, and did DC know Justice League was going to bomb? William Shatner is ready to return to Star Trek, Joanne Whalley will play Daredevil’s mom, and is Inhumans cancelled? In comics, it’s an all-star team-up of the Justice League and the Doom Patrol, James Bond has a new case, and Bendis reveals a 17-year running gag.

All this and the return of The Greatest American Hero! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Chris Hardwick Rebrands ‘Nerdist Podcast’ https://goo.gl/bMNbq3
KELLY THOMPSON Signs Marvel Exclusive https://goo.gl/CD6RHe
Danny McBride Plays the Son of Crocodile Dundee https://goo.gl/ybgA3E
‘John Wick Chapter 3’ Cast https://goo.gl/DGc7DT
Mattel Reveals BATMAN FOREVER and ’90s TV FLASH Action Figures https://goo.gl/NnHf9x
DC Allegedly Knew ‘Justice League’ Was Bad and Would Bomb https://goo.gl/qrBqj5
World’s Greatest TV Links™
William Shatner Says CGI Technology Is The Key To His Return To Star Trek https://goo.gl/1xYPbi
JOANNE WHALLEY Cast As DAREDEVIL’s Mother, SISTER MAGGIE https://goo.gl/SbWae6
‘The Greatest American Hero’ Reboot With Female Lead https://goo.gl/anSgrj
First Pics of Brie Larson in Costume as Captain Marvel Hit the Web https://goo.gl/bRfZ8U
INHUMANS TV Cancellation Speculation Mounts https://goo.gl/zqSCSv
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281 The Thick and the Thin

Posted by on Jan 23, 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™: We’re back to fighting strength as we discuss Marvel naming a new publisher, Dan Slott finally leaving Spider-Man, and Bendis is just writing Superman. In the movies, another director leaves Gambit, Vin Diesel is replacing Jared Leto as Bloodshot, and Hemsworth’s contract ends. On TV, Sabrina has been cast, Legion starts in April, and American Gods gets a new show runner. We’ve also got reviews of the latest shows, including Black Lightning!

All this and we say goodbye to Donnelly Rhodes. Face front, true believers! It’s the World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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MARVEL COMICS Names New Publisher https://goo.gl/q9Uk4k
Third Director Folds On GAMBIT Movie https://goo.gl/xrd6Nf
BENDIS Takes On SUPERMAN For ACTION COMICS #1000 https://goo.gl/zFZgnj
CHRIS HEMSWORTH’s Marvel Contract Ends https://goo.gl/naMLM2
VIN DIESEL In, JARED LETO Out for Sony’s R-Rated BLOODSHOT https://goo.gl/y39kW3
SHAZAM! Theatrical Release Date Confirmed https://goo.gl/iTmAsY
SLOTT Leaving AMAZING SPIDER-MAN This Summer https://goo.gl/p2osce
TELEVISION NEWS 
Soap and Battlestar Galactica actor Donnelly Rhodes dies at 81 https://goo.gl/98gFSE
LEGION’s Second Season Begins in April https://goo.gl/GiqqDJ
MAD MEN Alum Cast as Netflix’s SABRINA, The Teenage Witch https://goo.gl/DQqz3v
CHRISTIAN SLATER Headlines SUICIDE SQUAD: HELL TO PAY https://goo.gl/8DmdRB
 American Gods Season 2 Will Announce A Showrunner Soon https://goo.gl/abJGE1
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277 of Trials and Tribulations

Posted by on Dec 5, 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™: San Diego Comic-Con goes to court against Salt Lake Comic Con. Marvel’s white EiC admits to impersonating an Asian writer. Marvel Heroes shuts down and lays off their staff over the holidays. Titans has been fully cast, and we’ve got the list. Eiza Gonzalez is rumored to be the next Catwoman. Stranger Things has been renewed for season 3 and Sabrina The Teenage Witch has moved from CW to Netflix. In comics, we’ve got last month’s fun to review and what to look for on shelves tomorrow.

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 SDCC vs SLCC goes to court https://goo.gl/bMcYau
Marvel’s White EiC Admits to Impersonating Asian Writer https://goo.gl/N19UoC
MARVEL HEROES Shuts Down Earlier Than Expected https://goo.gl/QpvKkT
CYBORG Cancellation Confirmed https://goo.gl/zaHLF9
JUDE LAW In Talks To Play Marvel’s CAPTAIN MARVEL https://goo.gl/zgXQbo
 
TELEVISION NEWS 
Titans: Your Guide to Who’s Playing Whom on the DC Streaming Series https://goo.gl/R3Sqvg
Here’s Your First Look at Titans’ Robin https://goo.gl/QaugT9
Eiza González, Rumored Next Catwoman https://goo.gl/8g6nnL
‘Stranger Things’ Renewed for Season 3 at Netflix https://goo.gl/xJ3DDD
Sabrina the Teenage Witch Series Moves From CW to Netflix  https://goo.gl/e5tMsj
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