Podcast 126: Rose City Comic Con Recap

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Damian (sleepyreader666 on YouTube) joins me to discuss the great time we had at Rose City Comic Con 2017 in lovely Portland, OR. We talk about the changes that were made to this year’s con, the panels we attended, our con purchases, and end the show with a bit of conversation about the late, great Len Wein. After you listen to the show, please watch Damian’s RCCC related videos (and subscribe to his channel!) and my RCCC goodies video.

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The Legion Project 2: Eye for an Eye pt. 2

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Presenting a joint podcast production with Peter from The Daily Rios podcast (where you can also listen and subscribe to The Legion Project), where we will discuss, issue by issue, the 1984 Legion of Super-Heroes (volume 3) series affectionately known as the “Baxter run”.

In this episode, we introduce our theme song, relate some feedback, discuss issue 2, and offer trivia and more! Please leave comments below, send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com or peter@thedailyrios.com, or chat with us @longboxreview or @peterjrios on Twitter.

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Timestamps:

  • (00:44) Preamble, wildfires, naming the podcast and a new theme song!
  • (10:15) Feedback from episode 1
  • (14:57) Addendum: DC in the ‘80s and issue 1 original art
  • (25:01) Legion of Super-Heroes issue 2 synopsis, general thoughts, and discussion
  • (1:13:31) Final thoughts, trivia, and reader reactions
  • (1:48:45) Wrap-up and outro

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Intro theme: “Lost City” by RhoMusic

The Legion Project 1: Eye for an Eye pt.1

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Presenting a joint podcast production with Peter from The Daily Rios podcast (where you can also listen and subscribe to The Legion Project), where we will discuss, issue by issue, the 1984 Legion of Super-Heroes (volume 3) series affectionately known as the “Baxter run” (starting with the “Eye for an Eye” story line). In this episode, Peter and I will explain what we’re doing and why, and then we’ll discuss the first of a five-part battle against the Legion of Super-Villains. Please let us know what you thought of our new project and send us any comments or questions that we can talk about on a future episode.

Please leave comments below, send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com or peter@thedailyrios.com, or chat with us @longboxreview or @peterjrios on Twitter.

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Timestamps:

  • (00:08) Preambles and Secret Origins
  • (05:54) What the Legion Project podcast is about
  • (10:59) Other podcasts spotlighting the Legion of Super-Heroes
  • (18:59) Issue 1 synopsis and general thoughts
  • (29:49) About the cover
  • (37:52) Issue 1 in-depth discussion begins
  • (1:38:35) Letter columns, reader reactions and final thoughts
  • (1:50:05) Speculating on a Jonathan Hickman written Legion title
  • (1:52:39) Wrap-up and outro

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LSH baxter run DC house ad from Back Issue! 68:

Podcast 125: Favorite Kirby Characters/Concepts

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I wanted to celebrate Jack Kirby’s 100th birthday by talking about my favorite Kirby Characters/Concepts. What are your favorites? Please listen to Comic Geek Speak’s Episode 1633 – Spotlight on Jack ‘King’ Kirby Part One to find out more about Kirby’s life and career.

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Podcast 124: Secret Identities #1-7

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Peter Rios (of The Daily Rios podcast) joins me to discuss the Image Comics series Secret Identities. We discuss in depth this wonderful superhero series by Brian Joines, Jay Faerber, and Ilias Kyriazis, et al.

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