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Venom, Ep. 2: Funeral Pyre
24 Jan. 2019

Venom, Ep. 2: Funeral Pyre


Next up in our walk through Venom’s ongoing mini-series of the 90s is Funeral Pyre, by Carl Potts and Tom Lyle! Check out Venom as he takes down a neighborhood of drug dealers! Watch Punisher get in his way over and over again! Discover the origin story of a brand new villain who will never […]

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Venom, Ep. 1: Lethal Protector
17 Jan. 2019

Venom, Ep. 1: Lethal Protector


Over the next few weeks, we will be taking a little side journey away from Epic Collections to talk about the first few Venom mini-series from the 90s! First up, Kurtis and Adam discuss Michelinie, Bagley and Lim’s Lethal Protector, the mini-series that took Venom from reoccurring villain to starring anti-hero! Issues discussed: Venom: Lethal […]

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Marvel Two-In-One, Ep. 1b: This City — Afire!
10 Jan. 2019

Marvel Two-In-One, Ep. 1b: This City — Afire!


In this episode, we finish discussing the issues found within Marvel Two-In-One Epic Collection: Cry Monster. Kurtis is joined by a variety of new and returning co-hosts to talk about Ben Grimm’s many adventures with friends like Spider-Man, Black Widow, Iron Man, Ka-Zar and Power Man, and unlikely team-ups with lesser known (and in some […]

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Marvel Two-In-One, Ep. 1a: Cry Monster
03 Jan. 2019

Marvel Two-In-One, Ep. 1a: Cry Monster


We are kicking off the new year with a special episode that examines the classic 70s Marvel series featuring the ever-lovin’, blue-eyed Thing, featuring all of my co-host friends and more!! We will see the Thing team up with Marvel stalwarts like the Hulk, Captain America and Iron Man, and he will cross paths with […]

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Interview: Danny Fingeroth on Spider-Man
28 Dec. 2018

Interview: Danny Fingeroth on Spider-Man


Let’s wrap up 2018 with a new interview with Spider-Man editor Danny Fingeroth! We discuss what it means to be a group editor of the Spider-Man books, the state of comics in the 90s, and the rise of two of the most popular characters from that decade – Venom and Carnage! This is a companion […]

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Captain America, Ep. 1b: The Red Skull Lives Again
20 Dec. 2018

Captain America, Ep. 1b: The Red Skull Lives Again


Captain America is thrust into modern day adventures with SHIELD, AIM, MODOK… and the return of the Red Skull! Join Kurtis and Drew and they get all caught up in these early adventures of the Star-Spangled Avenger! Issues discussed: Tales of Suspense #78-96 Check out our exclusive interviews available as perks for our Patreon supporters. […]

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Captain America, Ep. 1a: Captain America Lives Again!
13 Dec. 2018

Captain America, Ep. 1a: Captain America Lives Again!


Captain America has a long history before the issues Kurtis and Drew discuss in this episode, but this is the beginning of the famed Stan Lee and Jack Kirby Silver Age run on Captain America! In this episode, you will hear about Cap and Bucky’s WWII adventures and how this ushered in a new era […]

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Avengers, Ep. 16: Under Siege
06 Dec. 2018

Avengers, Ep. 16: Under Siege


Considered the pinnacle of Roger Stern’s Avengers, Kurtis and Tommy talk about Under Siege, one of the most brutal stories of its era! Plus, the Council of Kangs! Alpha Flight vs. Atlantians! The Beyonder! West Coast Avengers vs. East Coast Avengers… in a baseball match! There is a lot to talk about in this episode, […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 1b: The Sinister Six
29 Nov. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 1b: The Sinister Six


Continuing right where we left off last time, Kurtis and Franck tackle the next batch of wall-crawling issues, which introduce popular villain after popular villain, and of course, the culmination of all of these hit villains with the introduction of the Sinister Six! Grab a coffee, sit back and enjoy this episode! Issues discussed: Amazing […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 1a: Great Power
22 Nov. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 1a: Great Power


Welcome to the first episode of our series on the Amazing Spider-Man! Join co-hosts Kurtis and Franck and they discover (not for the first time) the origins of the famous wall-crawler and his colorful band of baddies! Every issue is a classic by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko and this episode is determined to explain […]

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