Jake and Sam welcome their good friend Corey Murphy, an exec at Image Comics, to talk about her love of Superman and why he matters, her favorite stories featuring the Man of Steel, and what Superman Returns and Smallville do that no other Superman live action adaptation has been able to top.

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Dan Panosian comes on the show to talk about his creator-owned series, Slots! Pulling double-duty as writer and artist, Dan's tale follows a down and out boxer returning to Las Vegas for one last score and a shot at redemption. Dan talks about the book's origins, his personal connection to the story, and his previous work with Conan the Barbarian. Also, Chris details Darren Aronofsky's mother!

Slots debuts in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, October 4!

Direct download: Episode169.mp3
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This week, the boys have an advance review of Slots by Dan Panosian! The new Image Comics/Skybound Entertainment series follows an ex-boxer named Stanley Dance fresh out of prison and looking to return to Las Vegas for one last score with maybe a shot at redemption along the way. Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the debut issue!

Slots debuts in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, October 4!

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Chris invites fellow Geek Out co-host Jake back on his Friday the 13th podcast to discuss the slasher series' ninth installment!

After the Manhattan murders, the FBI decides to get involved in hunting down and killing Jason Voorhees. They track him down to Camp Crystal Lake, set an ambush that leaves him blown to pieces, and cart him off to examination. But things start going awry from there, the coroner, seemingly possessed, consumes Jason’s heart and begins murdering people much like Jason would. And what of this Creighton Duke fellow?

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This week, the boys welcome back Jim Zub for his three-peat appearance on the show! The Avengers/Samurai Jack writer discusses his new Image Comics miniseries Glitterbomb: The Fame Game and how the horror book is a continuation of his previous miniseries Glitterbomb but fresh and accessible at the same time! Jim also talks his other Image book Wayward, where the series is going next, and how it got optioned for TV! Finally, Jake and Chris talk about the new IT!

Glitterbomb: The Fame Game is out in comic book stores and on Comixology along with the latest issue of Wayward now!

Direct download: Episode168.mp3
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This week, the boys have an advance review of Glitterbomb: The Fame Game by Jim Zub and Djibril Morissette-Phan! A continuation of the original horror miniseries, The Fame Game serves as a perfectly accessible jumping on point as the price of fame is explored with bloody, bloody consequences. Listen to what the gang thinks of it!

Glitterbomb: The Fame Game debuts on Wednesday, September 20 in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology!

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After discussing video gaming's most iconic character's debut last episode, Sam and Zack delve into his first unequivocal starring role as the eponymous character in 1983's Mario Bros.! Often confused for the original Super Mario Bros. game and associated with its recreation as the bonus stages of Super Mario Bros. 3, Mario Bros. was the character's last major hurrah in the arcades! Listen to the boys as they reminisce over it!

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This week, the boys speak with superstar comic creator Declan Shalvey about his original graphic novel Savage Town. At once a crime comic set in the Irish town of Limerick and a slice of life look at its denizens, the graphic novel is a blend of Guy Ritchie and Southern Bastards. Declan talks the book, life in Ireland, and his award-winning work as an artist on books like Injection and Moon Knight!

Savage Town is out in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 20!

Direct download: Episode167.mp3
Category:Nerd Talk -- posted at: 12:00pm EST
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This week, the boys have an advance review of Savage Town by Declan Shalvey and Philip Barrett! A slice of life tale from the streets of Limerick, Ireland, the story follows Jimmy Savage as he finds himself drawn deeper and deeper into the town's criminal elements. Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the original graphic novel!

Savage Town is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 20!

Direct download: BookClub84.mp3
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Sam, Jake, Rich, and Garrett reconvene to discuss the first film from the Roger Moore era, Live and Let Die! The 1973 film was inspired heavily by blaxploitation flicks prevalent in the States at the time and sought to reinvent James Bond with a new actor in the role and to course correct from the excesses of the previous film. However, it has since earned a reputation for racist overtones; listen as the gang looks back on the film and its legacy. Also, the gang speculates about the newly announced 25th Bond film scheduled for 2019!

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