Interview: Steve Englehart on Silver Surfer
16 Jun. 2017

Interview: Steve Englehart on Silver Surfer


Kurtis is back with another interview with writer Steve Englehart! This time they discuss taking Silver Surfer to new places, the late Marshall Rogers, and why his time on SS and FF was so short lived. This is a companion episode to Silver Surfer, Ep. 3: Freedom.  Many more exclusive interviews can be found on […]

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Interview: Jim Salicrup on Captain America
09 Jun. 2017

Interview: Jim Salicrup on Captain America


Kurtis talks to editor Jim Salicrup about editing Captain America while Roger Stern and John Byrne were on the title. Plus, what is the story behind the Amazing Spider-Man/Incredible Hulk toilet paper comic? Listen and find out! This is a companion episode to Captain America, Ep. 9: Dawn’s Early Light. Many more exclusive interviews can […]

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Wolverine, Ep. 1: Madripoor Nights
02 Jun. 2017

Wolverine, Ep. 1: Madripoor Nights


Kurtis and Drew begin their journey through Wolverine’s solo series with this first volume of early Wolverine stories when Logan was in the gritty city of Madripoor under the alias “Patch”! There are pirates, vampires, demons, and even a Hulk! Issues discussed: Marvel Comics Presents #1-10, and Wolverine #1-16. This episode uses clips from interviews […]

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Interview: J.M. DeMatteis on Captain America
25 May. 2017

Interview: J.M. DeMatteis on Captain America


Kurtis talks to writer J.M. DeMatteis about that time he wrote Captain  America in the 80s. What was it like working with Mike Zeck? What is it  about the Red Skull that makes him a great villain? How exactly do you  pronounce DeMatteis? All is answered within! This is a companion episode to Captain America, […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 15: Ghosts of the Past
19 May. 2017

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 15: Ghosts of the Past


Kurtis and Adam get together once again to talk about the wall-crawler in this period just after the Black Costume saga. You’ll see Black Fox, Silver Sable, Scorpion, Frog-Man, Spider-Kid, Puma, and of course… Hobgoblin! Join in the discussion about this important era of Spidey history! Issues discussed: Amazing Spider-Man #259-272, Amazing Spider-Man Annual #18-19, […]

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Steve Englehart on Fantastic Four
11 May. 2017

Steve Englehart on Fantastic Four


Steve Englehart talks with Kurtis about getting involved with the Fantastic Four, changing the roster, mutating the Thing, and destroying the Beyonder! This is a companion episode to Fantastic Four, Ep. 17: All in the Family. Many more exclusive interviews can be found on our Patreon site.     http://traffic.libsyn.com/epicmarvelpodcast/2017-05-12-emp-exclusive-06-steve-englehart.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | […]

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Iron Fist, Ep. 1: The Fury of Iron Fist
04 May. 2017

Iron Fist, Ep. 1: The Fury of Iron Fist


Hot on the heels of the new Netflix series, Kurtis and Brian take a look at the early days of Iron Fist, from the origin story in Marvel Premiere, to the change of pace when Claremont and Byrne launch Danny Rand’s first ongoing series, to the grand conclusion when the book was cancelled after fifteen […]

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Jon Bogdanove on FF vs X-Men and Power Pack
22 Apr. 2017

Jon Bogdanove on FF vs X-Men and Power Pack


Kurtis originally wanted to talk to Jon Bogdanove about the Fantastic Four vs. X-Men mini series, but the conversation actually turned out to be more about Power Pack! Plus, Jon has a great origin story of how he got into comics! This is a companion episode to Fantastic Four, Ep. 17: All in the Family. […]

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Interview: Tom DeFalco on Thor
13 Apr. 2017

Interview: Tom DeFalco on Thor


The Legendary Tom DeFalco talks to Kurtis about how he came to write Thor, the purpose of Eric Masterson and his reaction to “hammer on the coffee table” scene in Captain America: Civil War! This is a companion episode to Thor, Ep. 16: War of the Pantheons and Thor, Ep. 17: In Mortal Flesh (which […]

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Silver Surfer, Ep. 3: Freedom
07 Apr. 2017

Silver Surfer, Ep. 3: Freedom


This episode could be the only podcast episode to discuss the Steve Englehart and Marshall Rogers run on Silver Surfer in great detail! After being tied to Earth by Galactus (and Stan Lee) for over twenty years, the Surfer is finally able to roam the galaxies once again! Listen to Kurtis and James discuss just […]

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