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


If you would like to download the MP3 of the episode, right click and Save As

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.

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We look forward to hearing form you and thanks for listening.

Friday, June 12, 2015

Our panel at Olympia Comics Festival

Did you miss out on the Olympic Comics Festival this past weekend? Did you still want to hear the panel that Dylan and John were on with Eric Manix from Out of the Fridge and many of the hosts of View From the Gutters? You are in luck. Click on over to View From the Gutters' page with the audio from that event.

Just a warning that the panel does contain cursing that was not edited for the podcast. Enjoy




Come back here on Sunday for our thoughts on the Netflix Daredevil series.

Sunday, June 7, 2015

ARP - 36 - Brimstone and the Borderhounds

Brimstone and the Borderhounds follows the titular character as he leads his band of bounty hunters working for the Hell corporation. The group gets set up by a mysterious villain trying to destroy Brimstone. Does that villain succeed? Will the Borderhounds live to fight another day? Listen to the episode and find out.


Talking points
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BAD
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Sidekicks (7:45)

Use of racial slurs (13:15)


GOOD
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The World (setting) (29:54)

Hostile (serial killer) (39:11)

Detective Altar (45:26)

Brimstone (48:49)


If you would like to download the episode, right click and save as:
ARP-36-BrimstoneBorderhounds.mp3


As mentioned:

Hound Entertainment Group
ARP - Captain America - The Winter Soldier


Our next episodes will be Bat Books For Beginners - Episode 131: Huntress - Cry For Blood on June 16th.

And come back July 5th for our Death of Wolverine episode.

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.

Contact us with any feedback or suggestions you may have:

   


We look forward to hearing form you and thanks for listening

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

ARP - 35.3 - Denver Comiccon 2015 Part 2

Denver Comiccon 2015 was amazing. Dylan and John were able to interview 8 writers and artists for DC comics as well as 2 bands that were at the convention. We had so many interviews that we had to breakup this coverage into 2 episodes. In this episode, Dylan and John talk to the rest of the creators and give their final thoughts about the convention.


Show notes
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Intro - 0:00
Jorge Corona - 1:24
Steve Leialoha - 25:24
Van Jensen - 36:40


Upcoming Comicons:


The Stubby Shillelaghs Kickstarter - Critical Fail

Some pictures from the convention:

Chemistry Club

Women in Comics Panel



If you would like to download the episode, right click and Save As:

Please join us Sunday, June 7th for the independent comic Brimstone and the Borderhounds.

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.

Contact us with any feedback or suggestions you may have:

   


We look forward to hearing form you and thanks for listening

ARP - 35.2 - Denver Comiccon 2015 Part 1

Denver Comiccon 2015 was amazing. Dylan and John were able to interview 8 writers and artists for DC comics as well as 2 bands that were at the convention. We had so many interviews that we had to breakup this coverage into 2 episodes. In this episode, Dylan and John also talk about their overall experience at the convention including cosplay, people they met, and the panels they were able to attend.


Show notes
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Intro - 0:00
Marguerite Bennet - 6:00
Jeff King - 15:21
Becky Cloonan - 25:20
Chemistry Club - 35:35
Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner - 38:41


Upcoming Comicons:





If you would like to download the episode, right click and Save As:

Please join us Sunday, June 7th for the independent comic Brimstone and the Borderhounds.

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.

Contact us with any feedback or suggestions you may have:



We look forward to hearing form you and thanks for listening

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Bat Books For Beginners - 130 - Batman Evolution

Following on the heals of No Man's Land, Gotham is trying to recover and Batman has to foil a plot by R'as Al Ghul to take over the city. Join Dylan and John as they discuss R'as as well as the social policy of Gotham in the wake of No Man's Land. Did you ever think you'd be listening to a discussion on social policy and fiscal responsibility from a comics podcast? Neither did we, but we had a great time discussing it.

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 130

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

Arc Reactions Podcast will be back May 26th with our coverage from Denver Comiccon