Posts Tagged ‘Chris Claremont’

Ms. Marvel, Ep. 2: The Woman Who Fell to Earth
07 Nov. 2019

Ms. Marvel, Ep. 2: The Woman Who Fell to Earth


Kurtis and JC Carlos are back to discuss the remaining issues of Ms. Marvel’s ongoing series and the various issues that tied up her story before her transformation into Binary! Yes, this does include some discussion about the controversial Avengers #200 and the follow up in Avengers Annual #10! Issues discussed: Ms. Marvel #15-23, Marvel […]

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Crossover Special: The Uncanny X-Men and the New Teen Titans
30 Sep. 2019

Crossover Special: The Uncanny X-Men and the New Teen Titans


Will and Jim are back for a second helping of Marvel crossovers! This time, they talk about the classic Chris Claremont/Walter Simonson pairing of Marvel’s Uncanny X-Men with DC’s New Teen Titans who band together to stop the double threat of Dark Phoenix and Darkseid! Issues discussed: The Uncanny X-Men and the New Teen Titans […]

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20 Jun. 2019

Excalibur, Ep. 1b: The Two-Edged Sword


Kurtis and Jonny continue right where they left off last week, talking about some more of the earliest Excalibur adventures! We have Arcade, Mojo, X-Babies, Looney Tunes and even Nazis! There is more weirdness than you can shake a stick at! Issues discussed: Excalibur #4-11, Excalibur: Mojo Mayhem, Marvel Comics Presents #31-38 This episode includes […]

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Excalibur, Ep. 1a: The Sword is Drawn
13 Jun. 2019

Excalibur, Ep. 1a: The Sword is Drawn


Beginning in this episode is our Epic dive into the pages of Excalibur by Chris Claremont and Alan Davis. In fact, our dive is so deep that we go back ten years before Excalibur and begin our conversation with a few key issues of Marvel UK’s Captain Britain! Issues discussed: Captain Britain Weekly #1-2, Mighty […]

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Ms. Marvel, Ep. 1: This Woman, This Warrior
07 Mar. 2019

Ms. Marvel, Ep. 1: This Woman, This Warrior


In 1977, Gerry Conway and John Buscema launched the very female headlined Marvel comic–Ms. Marvel! They transformed Carol Danvers into a superhero and throughout the years, many different people have had their chance to write the character. But JC and Kurtis go back to the beginning to take a look at what is essentially a […]

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Interview: Chris Claremont on New Mutants
06 Apr. 2018

Interview: Chris Claremont on New Mutants


Chris Claremont returns to the show to reveal the origins of the New Mutants! He discusses the creation of each character, drawing inspiration from the original X-Men, transitioning from the graphic novel to the series with Bob McLeod, and creating the Demon Bear Saga with Bill Sienkiewicz, and the Magik limited series. This is a […]

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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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Interview: Chris Claremont on Wolverine
11 Aug. 2017

Interview: Chris Claremont on Wolverine


Kurtis talks to Chris Claremont about spinning Wolverine into his own ongoing series and how he developed the character through the 80s. Plus, Chris shares the Wolverine story he never got to write! This is a companion episode to Wolverine, Ep. 1: Madripoor Nights. Many more exclusive interviews can be found on our Patreon site. […]

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Interview: Chris Claremont on Iron Fist
08 Jul. 2017

Interview: Chris Claremont on Iron Fist


Kurtis talks to comic legend Chris Claremont about taking Iron Fist to new heights and defining his character in his first solo series! This is a companion episode to Iron Fist, Ep.1: The Fury of Iron Fist. Many more exclusive interviews can be found on our Patreon site. More from Chris Claremont:   http://traffic.libsyn.com/epicmarvelpodcast/2017-07-07-emp-exclusive-12-chris-claremont.mp3Podcast: Play […]

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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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