Sunday, August 17, 2014

ARP - S15 - Ross May Interview

Dylan and John welcome Ross May to the podcast to discuss his creator-owned graphic novel, Devil Dealers, available at www.devildealers.com. The conversation then turned to super heroes and his work on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Join us and learn about an up and coming comic creator.




www.devildealers.com


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Our next release will be August 31st when we release Quiver, a Green Arrow story from Kevin Smith.

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Sunday, August 10, 2014

ARP-S14-TMNT-film

SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!

Dylan and John are back with another summer movie. This time its Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles from Nickelodeon films and Michale Bay. Did we like it? Did it stay true to the Turtles origin? Tune in and find out.



Talking Points
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Plot
Origin
Character depiction
Casting
Costumes
Action


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Our next release will be August 17th when we will have an interview with Ross May who has written for Ninja Turtles comics.

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Sunday, August 3, 2014

ARP - S13 - Guardians of the Galaxy (film)

SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!  SPOILERS!!!!

We are joined once again by Demetrick for Guardians of the Galaxy from Marvel Studios. Have you seen the film? If not, please go see it and come back to listen to the episode. If you have seen the film, enjoy our thoughts on it and please let us know your thoughts on the film.


Talking Points
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Villain(s)

Casting

Music

Character depiction

Action

Comedy/Humor

Overall thoughts


Link to Vin Diesel recording his lines in multiple languages.



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Our next release will be next weekend (August 10th) when we cover the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film.

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ARP - 24 - TMNT - City At War

In preparation for the new Michael Bay movie, we decided to cover a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle story. We settled on City at War which takes place after the Shredder has been killed by Leonardo. Will the Turtles be able to survive the aftermath? Come along with us as we watch the characters grow as individuals and a team.

Talking Points
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Bad
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Casey Jones characterization (26:06)

A middle story (35:46)


Good
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Turtles get the opportunity to team up with The Foot and end their conflict for good, but at what cost (42:27)

The conflict of Bushido honor and loyalty with an increasingly complicated set of circumstances. (55:21)

Leo's motivation to kill Shredder's elite guard (complicated) (1:03:53)

Violent but not gorry? (1:07:17)

Aditional
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Turtles have to learn to operate as a team without their mentor Splinter (1:12:23)

Rat King (1:13:18)

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Today we also released our movie review for Guardians of the Galaxy. Join us next week for the TMNT movie.

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Sunday, July 20, 2014

ARP - 23 - Guardian Devil

Daredevil has a crisis of faith and a mysterious villain tries to use it against him. Will Daredevil solve the mystery and stop the villains diabolical plot? Tune in and find out. We had a such a great time recording our thoughts on this story that you get another 100-minute spectacular.

Talking Points
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BAD THINGS

Murdock's inability to talk to women (39:04)
References to past stories (44:42)
Use of Aids (47:58)

GENERAL

Mysterio (1:01:51)

GOOD THINGS

Religious subtext (1:17:06)
Daredevil (1:20:03)
Detective story (1:21:15)
Superhero relationships (1:22:40)
Ambiguity of story (1:25:38)


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Our next release will be a double release on August 3rd. We will be releasing our review of the Guardians of the Galaxy film and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - City at War.

We are also on Comics Podcast Network. Please go over there and check out our section as well as some of the other podcasts they host.


We have new music for our intro and credits. We would like to thank Packie Wambaugh for recording it for us.
 
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Sunday, July 6, 2014

ARP - 22 - Green Lantern: Rise of the Third Army

The Guardians are at it again. This time they have created a Third Army to destroy their own Green Lantern Corps. Can the Corps survive? How do they fight these mindless creatures designed to destroy them? A hero will need to arise. Will it be Hal Jordan, John Stewart, Simon Baz, Kyle Raynor, or someone else? Join us as we discuss this crossover story amongst the Lantern titles.

Talking points
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Guardians are rash and quick to give up on things rather than work to fix them (24:10)

Introduction of an Arab character as a hero (27:07)

Philosophical question (53:26)

B'dg (the squirrel lantern) (1:05:05)

Third Army (1:07:46)   

GL Event stories (1:10:43)

Kyle's ability to use all emotional spectrums (1:17:32)


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Our next story will be on July 20th and we will be covering Daredevil - Guardian Devil

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Sunday, June 22, 2014

ARP - 21 - Thor: The God Butcher

We tackle Marvel's golden-haired god, Thor in this episode. Their is something amiss in the heavens and Thor must figure it out and stop it. Gorr, the god butcher, is on a rampage and its more than one Thor can handle. Enter multiple Thors! That's right. This story has 3, count them, 3 Thors. Join us as we talk about the first Marvel Now story for this founding member of the Avengers.



Talking points
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Thor hears prayers (42:04)
   
Marvel Now first story (46:53)
   
Librarian's snark to Thor is awesome (52:30)

Gorr's philosophy (55:07)

Time Travel (1:23:28)
   
Gorr (1:27:56)

Multiple Thors (1:34:26)


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Our next episode will be Green Lantern - Rise of the Third Army on July 6th.

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We have new music for our intro and credits. We would like to thank Packie Wambaugh for recording it for us.
 
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