A relatively low-key episode that sees the boys of Catching Up, well, catching up! Listen to what the gang has been watching lately from Keanu and Hardcore Henry to Midnight Special and Everybody Wants Some!! Also, hear what television Josh has been watching lately and what latest trend in those shows has him a bit annoyed! A fairly short episode before the storm that is Civil War!

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This is a big humdinger of an episode as the gang invites Josh Williamson (Nailbiter, Ghosted, Birthright) on to the show to talk about his current books from his creator-owned Image Comics series, Nailbiter, to his miniseries for Disney's The Haunted Mansion. We also talk his upcoming run on The Flash for DC Comics, his past career as a comics retailer, and some of the bizarre sights in the backwoods of the Pacific Northwest.

Without missing a beat after the interview, the boys then talk about the life and legacy of His Royal Badness, Prince. The gang reflects on how his career impacted their lives along with some urban legends and anecdotes involving the Purple One. A very full discussion this week.

Nailbiter #21 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, May 4; the first four volumes collecting the series' first twenty issues are out now.

The Haunted Mansion #3 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, May 18.

 The Flash #1 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, June 22.

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The boys are back talking about the first trailers for Star Wars: Rogue One and Doctor Strange and the latest trailer for Suicide Squad. Hear what trailers have the gang pumped so far this year and which...don't. Also, Jake talks about his experiences in Seattle for Emerald City Comic-Con and Josh compares Quantum Break to Tom Clancy's The Division! Chock full of geeky goodness this week!

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The gang is back with another interview this time with John Layman, creator of the hit Image Comics series, Chew! John talks about the upcoming final arc of the series, working with co-creator Rob Guillory, and provides an update of sorts about the adaptation of the book. John also teases an upcoming project that is a dream crossover for the boys and talks about his experience working with Late Show host Stephen Colbert! Plenty of interview goodness this week!

Chew: Demon Chicken Poyo out on Wednesday, April 20! 

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As promised, the gang is back debating the merits of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice and Daredevil Season 2! See which of the quartet loves the film, which enjoys it well enough, and which find it a middling effort at best. Find out which moment of the film induced tears in one of the Geek Out gang, which moment was Sam's favorite Superman scene in the whole film, and where the boys think the franchise will go next. Also, listen for a more extensive discussion on Daredevil's second season with more talk about the Punisher and Elektra!

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As a tease for a larger discussion next week, the gang talks about their initial thoughts on Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice and Daredevil Season 2. Also, Jake and Sam finally see 10 Cloverfield Lane and talk about it and Sam briefly shares his adventures in Los Angeles! Keeping it short and sweet this week!

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The gang is back with a whole slew of topics to discuss. Chris and Josh talk 10 Cloverfield Lane and their thoughts about the surprise spinoff from producer JJ Abrams. Jake and Chris also talk about Pee-Wee's Big Holiday, the Netflix revival of the beloved children's show character leading to a spot-on impression from one of the Geek Out gang. Finally, the gang talks about the latest season of Daredevil, some of their favorite moments, and a wider discussion about Frank Castle, better known as The Punisher! Chock full of content this week, folks!

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The boys are back with a host-centric episode! Josh and Chris compare notes on Zootopia while Jake talks about Whiskey Tango Foxtrot leading to Sam hint at his bizarre list of integral components in a must-see film. The gang geeks out about the latest Captain America: Civil War trailer including the appearance of a fan favorite character and predict future surprises for the third Captain America film. Finally, Jake leads a discussion on the Justice Society of America, DC Comics' first superhero team!

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Did you like our advance review of The Beauty last week? If not, check out our thoughts on the Image Comics series. We have on the creative team of the book on this week to talk about it (Along with horror movies and Queen) but be warned, we go pretty spoiler heavy about it especially as we talk about where the book is going next. Afterwards, we talk about Eddie the Eagle and what constitutes a true Ghostbusters fan in the wake of the reboot's first theatrical trailer!

The Beauty, Vol 1 is out on Comixology and comic shops everywhere on Wednesday, March 16!

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The gang is back with writer Antony Johnston talking his latest Image Comics series, Codename Baboushka: The Conclave of Death, a fun, kinetic black ops adventure featuring a strong female lead with gorgeous art by Shari Chankhamma! Antony talks about his influences in the book and what to expect with the series moving forward. Outside of comics, Antony also talks about his experiences writing for video games like Dead Space and Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor and about his views on heavy metal, including his heavy metal podcast Thrash It Out. Additionally, the boys talk about the recent Oscars and Chris and Josh compare thoughts on the Coen Brothers latest, Hail, Caesar!

The first four issues of Codename Baboushka: The Conclave of Death are available in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology!

The fifth issue of Codename Baboushka will be in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, March 9! The first volume collecting the first story arc of the series will be available Wednesday, April 20!

For Thrash It Out and Antony's other podcasts, visit his website here!

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