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Comic Shop Talk: May the Comics Be With You 8/23/17

Comic Shop Talk is a video blog dedicated to Comics, and pop culture talk including movies, television, books, and more.  Ken Lee is the author of our long-running comic blog The Crank File, Rob Goyer is our Cards and Counters game blog author, Tylor Hamel appears in many in-store livestreams and works at Great Stories Comics & Gaming, Wayne Demers is author of our very own The Dope Sheet movie blog, and Chris Mills is the owner of Great Stories. 

Wayne Demers filled in for Rob Goyer in our latest episode.  We’ll be welcoming Rob’s return next month, but rest assured you will be seeing our resident movie expert again soon!

Contents

0:00 – 47:11  We begin our comic talk with Marvel and the story so far with their Secret Empire storyline, before taking a departure into the brand new Astonishing X-Men series, and then delving into the entire lineup of Star Wars comics that are out on shelves.

47:12 – 57:28  We discuss DC’s Dark Days: The Casting plus Batman Beyond and Mister Miracle.

57:29 – 1:16:20 Our indie talk includes Dynamite Entertainment’s Atari comic adaptations, 70’s style horror comics, Robotech, Freeway Fighter, and Crosswind.

1:16:21  After the conclusion of our comic talk, we have Wayne lead a discussion on some of the films from this summer he has reviewed on The Dope Sheet, Chris talks The Dark Tower, and Tylor gives his thoughts on both the trailers for Gotham and The Defenders.

 

-The Great Stories Team

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Comic Shop Talk: Totally Metal 8/8/17

Comic Shop Talk is a video blog dedicated to Comics, and pop culture talk including movies, television, books, and more.  Ken Lee is the author of our long-running comic blog The Crank File, Rob Goyer is our Cards and Counters game blog author, Tylor Hamel appears in many in-store livestreams and works at Great Stories Comics & Gaming, and Chris Mills is the owner of Great Stories. 

Contents
0:00  We talk the latest developments in Marvel’s massive Secret Empire story.

14:30  Weapons of Mutant Destruction

19:00  Edge of the Venomverse

23:50  Spectacular Spider-Man

26:18  DC talk begins with Dark Days: The Forge

35:00  Batman regular series

38:00  DC/Looney Tunes crossover titles

42:35  Indie Comic Talk including Image Comics’ Redneck, Plastic, Kill the Minotaur, and Winnebago Graveyard

50:45  Movie talk begins with Ken and Tylor catching us up with their opinions on Wonder Woman, our anticipation for Spider-Man Homecoming, and The Transformer movie franchise

1:03:50  TV talk begins with Game of Thr0nes, Stephen King, Netflix Marvel shows, and some movies we caught on the small screen.  Then we end it all with our reaction outside our local theater after seeing Spider-Man: Homecoming.

We hope you enjoy the show, and we’ll be back real soon with another installment!

-The Great Stories Team