Sunday, July 23, 2017

Arc Reactions - 79 - Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

We went to see the sci-fi spectacle that is Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. We talk about the movie, the comic, and the casting. We are joined by our good friend Travis to talk the good, the bad and the source material.



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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions - 80 - Spider-Man: Identity Crisis on August 5th.

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.

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Arc Reactions - 78 - Denver Comic Con 2017

Dylan and John were invited to Denver Comic Con as media for the 4th year in a row. We got 9 interviews with comics creators that we will share with you as well as recap the other things we did at the show.



Show notes
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Interview 1 - Larry Hamma  (3:04)

Interview 2 - Alitha Martinez (13:17)

Interview 3 - Bob McLeod (35:38)

Interview 4 - Tom Grummett (49:59)

Interview 5 - Bob Wiacek (1:06:42)

Interview 6 - Chad Hardin (1:21:10)

Interview 7 - Andy Mangels (1:36:27)

Interview 8 - Jeremy Whitley (1:51:47)

Interview 9 - James LeCroix (1:57:49)


As Mentioned
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Pictures from world record attempt




Our next podcast will be our review of the Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets film on July 23rd.


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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Sunday, July 9, 2017

Arc Reactions - 77 - Spider-man: Homecoming (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

We talk about Spider-man: Homecoming, the latest reboot of Spider-man by Sony Pictures. We talk about what we liked and what we didn't like with the first solo film for Tom Holland as the web slinger.



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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions - 78 - Denver Comic Con 2017 on July 16th.

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.

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Sunday, July 2, 2017

Arc Reactions - 76 - Turncoat

We cover Turncoat from Boom Studios in this episode. This comic is a great look at the effects of colonialism on the common man set in a sci-fi dystopian world. Creators Alex Paknadel and Artyom Trakhanov do a great job with this 4-issue series telling a compelling tale and giving us lots to talk about.


Talking points
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World building (3:25)
Hybrid kids (27:48)
Marta (38:31)
Everyone is flawed (56:10)
Overall Metaphor/Theme of the story (1:05:25)
Art (1:08:36)


As Mentioned
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Black Panther
Kaijumax


Our next podcast will be our review of the Spider-Man Homecoming film on July 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.

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

Arc Reactions - 75 - Wonder Woman (film)

SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS!

We talk about Wonder Woman from Warner Brothers and DC Comics. We talk about the plot, the villain, the supporting cast and more.



Photo credit - wonderwomanfilm.com


As Mentioned
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Episode 41 - Who Is The Black Panther?

Episode 06 - Wonder Woman: Gods and Monsters


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Our next episode will be Arc Reactions - 76 - Turncoat on July 2nd.

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.

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Sunday, June 4, 2017

Arc Reactions - 74 - Green River Killer

We cover Green River Killer: A True Detective Story from writer Jeff Jensen and artist Jonathon Case. This graphic novel from Dark Horse Comics covers the the story of Tom Jensen as he spent 20 years searching for and working to convict Gary Ridgeway, the Green River Killer. We talk about the stylistic choices of the comic, serial killers, and more.



TALKING POINTS
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Stylistic choices (12:03)
Out of order storytelling (17:54)
The Cops (21:20)
Psychology of the GRK (30:45)
History with Serial Killers (39:30)


Our next podcast will be our review of the Wonder Woman film on June 11th.


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.

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Sunday, May 14, 2017

Arc Reactions - 73 - Baker Street Peculiars

Dylan and John cover Baker Street Peculiars from Kaboom studios. We talk about the good, the bad, and the incarnations of Sherlock Holmes that we have seen and read.



BAD THINGS
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The mystery (10:02)
Rajani's threats to leave the group (13:38)
Amount of British slang (14:50)

GOOD THINGS
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Cast of Characters (17:26)
Lessons and Messages (19:06)
Presentation of the book (21:26)
The Villain (25:51)
Additional topics
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Various incarnations of Sherlock Holmes (29:31)


As Mentioned
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Our next podcast will be our review of the Green River Killer: A True Detective Story on June 4th.


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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