Sunday, August 2, 2015

ARP - 38 - Red Daughter of Krypton

Supergirl gets a Red Lantern ring and a rage induced adventure begins. This story combines the titles of Red Lanterns and Supergirl to tell a mutual story of growth for Supergirl as well as Guy Gardner. Dylan and John broaden the topic to include the Red Lanterns' place in the DC Universe as well. Also, John's horrible singing makes a return to the podcast. We know you've been waiting for that.



Talking Points
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BAD THINGS
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Lanterns unaware of Supergirl and Superboy (15:34)
Supergirl's motivations (20:54)
Worldbreaker-1 (26:48)
Difficulty merging two stories into one (33:08)
GOOD THINGS
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Relationship between Guy Gardner and Tora (39:16)
Moral lesson - always being angry is bad (43:24)
Red Lantern Corps redemption story? (48:48)
Guy Gardner as a leader (59:28)
Supergirl's character development (1:04:49)
Red Lantern Comparisons (1:09:09)


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Our next episode will be the movie review of Fantastic Four on August 9th.

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 would like to thank Packie Wambaugh for recording our intro and outro music for us.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Bat Books For Beginners - 132 - Batgirl: Silent Running

Batgirl finally gets her own title and it's Cassandra Cain under the cowl. John had some very strong opinions on this story. What did John find problematic with this first arc in Batgirl's solo career? Listen to the episode and then let us know your thoughts about the story.


Dylan and John are back with another Bat Books For Beginners episode. Please visit www.thebatmanuniverse.net and check out all the Batman news, comics reviews, and podcasts they have to offer.

Direct link to the episode page: Bat Books For Beginners - Episode 132

Please leave us some feedback on the episode page and we will incorporate it into our next episode.

Arc Reactions Podcast will be back on August 2nd with Red Daughter of Krypton

Saturday, July 18, 2015

ARP - 37.1 - Ant-Man Film

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

Marvel's Ant-Man is the topic of this episode. We cover the characters, plot, and humor of this film from Marvel Studios. Dylan and John fly solo for this film about Marvel's smallest hero. This movie features Scott Lang as Ant-Man, but he is mentored by Hank Pym throughout the movie.


Talking points
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Characters
Plot
Humor


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Our next release will be August 2nd when we will be covering Red Daughter of Krypton.

We want to thank Packie Wambaugh for composing our intro and outro music selections.

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

We look forward to hearing from you

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Thursday, July 16, 2015

Back Matter 15 from View From the Gutters

Dylan and John were able to collaborate with our West Coast Podvenger friends from View From the Gutters on one of their Back Matter episodes. We had a great time and a lengthy discussion about Copyright, Piracy, and Digital Media.

Some highlights include John talking about viewing the Mona Lisa in person, Dylan reading a book (House of Leaves), and notebook shaming.

Be aware that since this is a View From the Gutters podcast, it is not censored and there are some swear words sprinkled throughout the episode.

We hope you enjoy the episode and we would love to hear your thoughts about the subject



Back Matter #15 - Copyright, Piracy, and Digital Media

We look forward to hearing form you and thanks for listening

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Sunday, July 5, 2015

ARP - 37 - Death of Wolverine

Death of Wolverine, the 2014 event comic from Marvel. Join Dylan and John as they discuss the good and bad points of this anticipated event. Did they include all the right pieces of Wolverine's past? Was his death treated respectfully? Was it worthy of an event or should this have happened in his own title? We cover this and more in this episode of Arc Reactions Podcast.




Talking Points
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BAD THINGS
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How Logan lost is healing factor (9:38)

Support Characters (15:38)


GOOD THINGS
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Big Bad (20:43)

The Death (25:22)

Tie-In material (27:55)


ADDITIONAL THINGS
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Code words (34:07)

Death events (38:36)


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As mentioned in this episode:

ARP - 05 - ArmorWars


Our next episode will be the movie review of Ant-Man on July 19th.

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 would like to thank Packie Wambaugh for recording our intro and outro music for us.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Bat Books For Beginners - 131 - Huntress: Cry For Blood

The Huntress is framed for the murder of several members of the Italian mafia in Gotham. Join Dylan and John as they discuss the relationship between Batman and Huntress, Helena's origin story, the twists of this tale, and more.


Dylan and John are back with another Bat Books For Beginners episode. Please visit www.thebatmanuniverse.net and check out all the Batman news, comics reviews, and podcasts they have to offer.

Direct link to the episode page: Bat Books For Beginners - Episode 131

Please leave us some feedback on the episode page and we will incorporate it into our next episode.

Arc Reactions Podcast will be back on July 5th with Death of Wolverine

Sunday, June 14, 2015

ARP - 36.1 - Daredevil Season 1 discussion

Netflix Daredevil series is the topic of discussion on this special episode of Arc Reactions Podcast. Dylan and John disagree about how good the series was and have a good discussion about key plot points, characters, and possible threads carrying over to the upcoming series culminating with The Defenders.

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

If you have not seen the show, there are spoilers to the plot within this episode.



Talking points
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Daredevil/Matt Murdock (1:13)
Karen (8:49)
Foggy Nelson (17:27)
Wilson Fisk (24:41)
Story (31:52)
Fight sequences (44:54)
Foreshadowing (48:40)


As Mentioned
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ARP - 23 - Guardian Devil
ARP - 31 - Planet Hulk
ARP - 05 - Armor Wars


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ARP-36-1-DaredevilSeason1.mp3

Our next release will be June 16th when we will be covering Huntress: Cry For Blood on Bat Books For Beginners.


We want to thank Packie Wambaugh for composing our intro and outro music selections.

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

We look forward to hearing from you.

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