Avengers

Avengers, Ep. 3a: The Black Knight Lives Again
01 Jul. 2020

Avengers, Ep. 3a: The Black Knight Lives Again


The adventure continues as Chris and Kurtis plow their way through the early days of Roy Thomas’s Avengers! New villains show up (Red Guardian, Typhon) and old villains return (Super-Adaptoid, Diablo), plus–The Mandarin gathers together a whole bunch of Avengers antagonists, the beginning of a long Magneto saga, and the debut of Dane Whitman as […]

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Avengers, Ep. 2b: The Torment and the Triumph
22 Jun. 2020

Avengers, Ep. 2b: The Torment and the Triumph


Let’s all join Kurtis and Chris for their continuing journey through early Avengers issues! This episode tackles the first few issues of Roy Thomas’s legendary take on the Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! The discussion revolves around Greek history, science-fiction, racism, romance, and the art of Don Heck! Issues discussed: Avengers #31-40 Check out our exclusive interviews […]

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Avengers, Ep. 2a: Once an Avenger
16 Jun. 2020

Avengers, Ep. 2a: Once an Avenger


Kurtis and Chris return to the early issues of the Avengers to discuss the team as they grow into a formidable force! The team is now Captain America, Hawkeye, Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch, and in this volume we see the return of the Wasp and Giant-Man, now called Goliath! Plenty of villains, plenty of fun! […]

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Crossover Special: JLA/Avengers
21 May. 2020

Crossover Special: JLA/Avengers


It’s the event that was decades in the making! The ultimate crossover between Marvel and DC’s two biggest teams! JLA/Avengers took the comic world by storm and was a benchmark for cross-company crossovers! Will and Jim pick apart the history, the creative team, the story and the excitement to see what makes this crossover work, […]

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Avengers, Ep. 21: The Collection Obsession
18 Jul. 2019

Avengers, Ep. 21: The Collection Obsession


Tommy and Kurtis return to discuss the beginning of Bob Harras’s run on Avengers! They kick off the episode with an Avengers Graphic Novel featuring the ever popular Venom! Next up is the 1991 Annual crossover story, the Subterranean Wars, featuring a evil villain team-up between The Mole Man, Tyrannus and Grotesk! Then, they tackle […]

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Avengers, Ep. 1b: The Old Order Changeth
21 Mar. 2019

Avengers, Ep. 1b: The Old Order Changeth


Kurtis and Chris return to finish talking about Avengers Epic Collection, Vol. 1 that contains the first issues featuring the new Avengers: Hawkeye, Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver! They discuss the last few issues with the founding members and transition to Captain America and his new crew as they figure out how to work together and […]

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Avengers, Ep. 1a: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes
28 Feb. 2019

Avengers, Ep. 1a: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes


Up until this point, Iron Man, Thor, Hulk and Ant-Man and the Wasp had been operating independently in their own books. But starting with Avengers #1, all of these amazing heroes join together to form one of the most epic teams in comic history! Plus, throw in Captain America in a few issues and you […]

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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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Avengers, Ep. 17: Judgment Day
12 Apr. 2018

Avengers, Ep. 17: Judgment Day


Kurtis and Tommy jump into Roger Stern’s legendary Avengers run with the final Stern volume! This volume features incredible battles that pit the Avengers against Zeus and the rest of Olympia, Magneto and the X-Men, the West Coast Avengers, a dozen dead heroes and villains, and even Doctor Doom! Issues discussed: Avengers #278-285, X-Men vs. […]

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Gerry Conway on Avengers and Cosmic Spidey
17 Mar. 2017

Gerry Conway on Avengers and Cosmic Spidey


Kurtis talks with Gerry Conway about being Editor-in-Chief for six weeks and his brief run on Avengers in the 70s as well as what it was like to be a part of the Cosmic Spider-Man Acts of Vengeance story. This is a companion episode to Avengers, Ep. 9: The Final Threat and Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. […]

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