Best of 2013 Live Show (recorded 2/9/14)

Travis (oddfellowsthoughts) and I run down the best of and our favorites from the 2013 comic book world! Thanks to everyone who participated, with special thanks to my cohost, Travis, for braving Snowpocalypse 2014 to join me on this episode. The audio only version will be released soon–point your podcatchers to longbox.libsyn.com/rss/ or keep an eye on the blog: longboxreview.wordpress.com.

Best of 2013 LIVE Show: Feb. 9 @ 10 AM!

 

The Longbox Review Best of 2013 episode will be live very soon. In fact, it will be on Sunday, February 9 at 10 AM (Pacific standard) on Google Hangouts. Links to the show:

In case you wanted to compile your own list and share it with us, the categories are below.

Announcement

The Categories

Favorite:

  • Ongoing
  • Limited series
  • Single issue (of a title, a one shot, or trade)
  • Artist (can be a penciler, inker, or colorist)
  • Writer
  • Cover
  • New character (hero, villain, or anyone)
  • Moment

Others:

  • Most missed
  • Sleeper/Surprise hit
  • Cancelled before its time
  • Most anticipated for 2014

You can email your selections to longboxreview@gmail.com or respond in the comments below. I’d love it if I could share your nominees as we go through ours. Thanks for listening/watching and participating!

Preparing for the Best of 2013 Show!

For the last few years on the podcast, I have done a Best of show with my cohost Travis. This year is no exception, and Travis and I are hard at work processing our nominees for the Best of categories. In case you wanted to compile your own list and share it with us, here are the categories for a very near in the future broadcast:

Favorite:

  • Ongoing
  • Limited series
  • Single issue (of a title, a one shot, or trade)
  • Artist (can be a penciler, inker, or colorist)
  • Writer
  • Cover
  • New character (hero, villain, or anyone)
  • Moment

Others:

  • Most missed
  • Sleeper/Surprise hit
  • Cancelled before its time
  • Most anticipated for 2014

You can email your selections to longboxreview@gmail.com. Since we also plan to do a live Google Hangout of this Best of show, I’d love it if I could share your nominees as we go through ours. Details are, as they say, forthcoming on exactly when the show will be broadcast. For those of you who are audio biased, I will release the podcast version of the show shortly after the live show is published. Stay tuned!

Podcast Episode 40: Best of 2012, Part 2

Best of 2012, part 2. This time, we discuss our choices in the following categories:

  • Best Cover (1:20)
  • Best Moment (12:07)
  • Best Ongoing (28:08)
  • Best Media Adaptation (41:12)
  • Most Surprising (50:06)
  • Most Disappointing (57:35)
  • Cancelled Before Its Time (1:06:49)
  • Bonehead Award (1:13:41)
  • Title that’s not getting enough attention (1:16:51)
  • Future Project (1:19:24)
  • Wild Card (1:24:26)

“Surprise” clip (1:29:58)

Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, or leave voicemail at 208-953-1841. You can also visit the Feedback page.

Thanks for listening!

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Podcast Episode 39: Best of 2012, Part 1

It’s the first episode of 2013, so I, along with co-host Travis, discuss what we thought were the best choices in the following categories for comics published in 2012:

  • Reinvention (12:50)
  • Costume (19:20)
  • Mini (21:41)
  • Title per publisher (26:31)
  • Writer (59:33)
  • Artist (1:04:49)
  • Creative Team (1:08:33)

Join us soon for Part 2 of our romp through last year’s comics. In the meantime, send your comments about Part 1 to longboxreview@gmail.com or contact me in other ways by visiting the Feedback page.

Thanks for listening!

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