Episodes

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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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17b: Kraven’s Last Hunt
08 Nov. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17b: Kraven’s Last Hunt


Widely accepted as one of the greatest Spider-Man stories ever told, Kraven’s Last Hunt is the feature of this week’s thrilling episode! Adam and Kurtis go through these six issues in detail and get into the mind of Kraven the Hunter and why this story has stayed relevant thirty years later! Issues discussed: Web of […]

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Thor, Ep. 1: God of Thunder
25 Oct. 2018

Thor, Ep. 1: God of Thunder


Kurtis and Craig go back to the very beginning of the God of Thunder – The Mighty Thor! Together, they explore the origins of the character and how he and the whole realm of Asgard developed over the first few years. Many of Thor’s villains appear here for the first time as well. Loki, Enchantress, […]

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Incredible Hulk, Ep. 2B: Less Than Monster, More Than Man
18 Oct. 2018

Incredible Hulk, Ep. 2B: Less Than Monster, More Than Man


Continuing right where they left off in the previous Hulk episode, Kurtis and Alex continue to rampage through the pages of Tales to Astonish with the giant jade giant, The Incredible Hulk himself! In these stories, Hulk faces Boomerang, Abomination, Silver Surfer, the High Evolutionary and more! Issues discussed: Tales to Astonish #80-96 Check out […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 18: Venom
11 Oct. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 18: Venom


This is it! The big three-oh-oh! Amazing Spider-Man hits 300 and Kurtis and Adam are on board to talk about the debut of Venom! Hear them discuss the coming of Todd McFarlane, the kidnapping of Mary Jane Watson-Parker, Life in the Mad Dog Ward and much, much more! Issues discussed: Amazing Spider-Man #295-310, Annual #22, […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17a: Hobgoblin Revealed/The Wedding
27 Sep. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17a: Hobgoblin Revealed/The Wedding


Adam and Kurtis tackle the first half of the Kraven’s Last Hunt Epic Collection that deals with the big reveal of the Hobgoblin’s secret identity, the origin of the Rose, and the wedding of Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson! This is a very interesting behind the scenes time for Spider-Man and you will hear […]

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Incredible Hulk, Ep. 2a: The Hulk Must Die
30 Aug. 2018

Incredible Hulk, Ep. 2a: The Hulk Must Die


Kurtis and Alex jump into the Tales to Astonish days of the Incredible Hulk and discuss some of the earliest Hulk stories featuring the Leader, the Watcher, Hercules and more! This is where all of the major players in the Hulk mythos get developed and we finally get a look at how the book is […]

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Transformers, Ep. 1: More Than Meets the Eye
16 Aug. 2018

Transformers, Ep. 1: More Than Meets the Eye


We take a break from our normal Epic Collection talk to take a look at the creation of the Transformers universe as it unfolded in the pages of Marvel’s Transformers comics from the 80s! Kurtis is joined by TF fan Peter Ha and the two of them compare the comics to the animated series and […]

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