Posts Tagged ‘John Buscema’

Crossover Special: Archie Meets the Punisher
23 Sep. 2020

Crossover Special: Archie Meets the Punisher


There have been a lot of weird and unexpected crossovers in the Archie world. Everyone from Kiss to Predator to Glee to Vampirella to the Ninja Turtles. Heck, you could probably make a whole podcast out of them! But the one that started it all is the now classic Archie Meets the Punisher, by Batton […]

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Black Widow, Ep. 1a: Beware the Black Widow
22 Aug. 2020

Black Widow, Ep. 1a: Beware the Black Widow


In this startling first episode, Kurtis and Pearce team-up to explore the origins of Black Widow in the pages of Tales of Suspense and Avengers! How did Stan, Roy and the gang evolve this character from Russian femme fatale to avenging super spy? This, and much more, discussed in this episode! Issues discussed: Tales of […]

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Avengers, Ep. 4b: When Strikes the Squadron Sinister
23 Jul. 2020

Avengers, Ep. 4b: When Strikes the Squadron Sinister


This episode is the conclusion to our six-week long journey through the early days of the Avengers! The discussion in this episode revolves around the rotating cast of Avengers, the introduction to new super teams like Squadron Sinister and the Zodiac, the incredible world of Arkon, the return of the Sons of Serpents and their […]

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Avengers, Ep. 4a: Behold… The Vision!
15 Jul. 2020

Avengers, Ep. 4a: Behold… The Vision!


The issues discussed in this Avengers episode chronicle the debut of the Vision, the master plan of Ultron-5, the wedding of Wasp and Yellowjacket, and the transformation of Hawkeye into Goliath! And if that isn’t enough, we get Wakanda worldbuilding, a Dr. Strange team-up, and Hawkeye’s mysterious past! Plus, great art from Buscema, Colan and […]

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Avengers, Ep. 3b: The Masters of Evil
08 Jul. 2020

Avengers, Ep. 3b: The Masters of Evil


More Avengers talk is headed your way as Chris and Kurtis discuss the new and improved Masters of Evil, the introduction of the Collector, the return of Kang, and a crossover with the X-Men (featuring X-Men co-host Jared!) Issues discussed: Avengers #51-56, Annual #2, X-Men #45, Not Brand Echh #5, 8 Check out our exclusive […]

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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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Marvel Movie Special: Conan the Barbarian
19 Nov. 2019

Marvel Movie Special: Conan the Barbarian


Arnold is on the big screen once again with another instalment of the Terminator story, but let’s take a trip back to the 80s and look at one of his early films, Conan the Barbarian! What makes this movie so great? How does the Marvel Comics adaptation hold up against it? Listen and find out! […]

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Marvel Movie Special: Labyrinth
07 Apr. 2019

Marvel Movie Special: Labyrinth


Welcome to the first episode of a new segment of the Epic Marvel Podcast! This is the Epic Marvel Movie Special Podcast, in which Steve and Doug Ferguson explore films that Marvel has adapted into comics. Most of these adaptations are from the 70s and 80s and are bound to include several movies that are […]

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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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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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