Episodes

X-Force, Ep. 1: Under the Gun
24 May. 2018

X-Force, Ep. 1: Under the Gun


Beginning a series that examines the comic that defined the 90s, James and Kurtis discuss X-Force in all its glory to find out what made it so popular with the disgruntled youth of the the grunge era! You’ll see guns! You’ll see pouches! You’ll see Rob Liefeld at his best! Plus, Deadpool! Spider-Man! Wolverine! More excitement than […]

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Wolverine, Ep. 8: The Dying Game
10 May. 2018

Wolverine, Ep. 8: The Dying Game


A new era begins for Wolverine after Magneto rips the adamantium from his bones! How does this affect his mutant healing factor? What does this mean for the X-Men? And how does Apocalypse play into all of this? Drew and Kurtis tackle these tough questions as they plow their way through the bone claws years! […]

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Epic Detour: Infinity Gauntlet
26 Apr. 2018

Epic Detour: Infinity Gauntlet


This week we take a detour from our normal Epic Collection episodes! Kurtis is joined by Tommy, Franck, Craig, Jared and Eric for a roundtable discussion about the mini-series that can only be described as Epic: The Infinity Gauntlet! Together, they break down each issue, analyze Thanos’s every move, and determine exactly what it is […]

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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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Thor, Ep. 17: In Mortal Flesh
30 Mar. 2018

Thor, Ep. 17: In Mortal Flesh


Kurtis and Craig return to Thor to continue their look at the under-appreciated run by Tom DeFalco and Ron Frenz. For all you Thunderstrike fans, this is the volume that literally intertwines Eric Masterson into Thor history! The Knights of Wundagore, the Wrecking Crew, Hercules, Mongoose, Beta Ray Bill, The New Warriors, and the Unstoppable […]

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New Mutants, Ep. 1: Renewal
16 Mar. 2018

New Mutants, Ep. 1: Renewal


Kurtis and Franck begin their journey through every issue of the next generation of X-Men — The New Mutants! The first leg of their journey takes them to Rio, not-so-ancient Rome, and the farthest reaches of Limbo! Meet the cast of new characters who will all become future X-Men in their own time! Issues discussed: […]

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Black Panther, Ep. 1: Panther’s Rage
01 Mar. 2018

Black Panther, Ep. 1: Panther’s Rage


Kurtis and Jared take a trip to Wakanda and explore the depths of Don McGregor’s 12-part Black Panther epic Panther’s Rage. This is the formative Black Panther story that defined the nation of Wakanda set the foundation for nearly every future Black Panther tale! Jared calls this book required reading for any comic fan, so […]

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Incredible Hulk, Ep 1: Man or Monster?
16 Feb. 2018

Incredible Hulk, Ep 1: Man or Monster?


Kurtis and Alex begin a long journey that chronicles the adventures of The Incredible Hulk! From the very first appearance by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, through the many guest appearances in various Marvel comics leading up to Tales to Astonish, our hosts discuss the evolution of this character as it struggled to find a […]

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Moon Knight, Ep. 1: Bad Moon Rising
02 Feb. 2018

Moon Knight, Ep. 1: Bad Moon Rising


Kurtis and Eric tackle the origins of Moon Knight! Fans of modern Moon Knight may be surprised to find that the original Moon Knight is nearly a completely different character. Kurtis and Eric discuss the evolution of Marc Spector through this collection of his earliest appearances! Issues discussed: Werewolf By Night #32-33, Marvel Spotlight #28-29, Defenders […]

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Iron Man, Ep. 11: Duel of Iron
19 Jan. 2018

Iron Man, Ep. 11: Duel of Iron


Kurtis and James resume their journey though 80s Iron Man! Jim “Rhodey” Rhodes has firmly established himself as Iron Man, Tony has literally lost everything due to his relaps in alcoholism, and everything comes to a head when old Iron Man has to face new Iron Man! Join our hosts as they dig deep into […]

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