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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Another back-to-back interview episode with the creative team of Michael Moreci and Kyle Charles on the show to talk about their science fiction series, Roche Limit! The duo each talk about Image Comics' sci fi trilogy with its upcoming third arc coming in March! They also share their influences from David Fincher to HP Lovecraft with the existential sci fi comic!

Also, Jake talks about his new jobs leading to a discussion on everyone's favorite president, Josh celebrates his birthday, and The Legend of Zelda turns 30!

Roche Limit is available on Comixology here. Its sequel, Roche Limit: Clandestiny is also on Comixology here.

The series' finale, Roche Limit: Monadic begins on Wednesday, March 16 on Comixology and in comic shops everywhere!

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The gang talks with comic writer Joe Kelly and artist Max Fiumara about their current Image Comics series Four Eyes: Hearts of Fire along with the book's influences, the Great Depression setting, and the chances of a dragon training montage. The duo also talks European art influences, living in Argentina, Mega Man villains, Space Ghost, and Deadpool (If you haven't read Joe's classic run on the character, do that IMMEDIATELY). It's an all encompassing chat this week, folks. Also, the gang shares their thoughts on the Deadpool film!

Four Eyes: Hearts of Fire #2 comes out Wednesday, February 24!

To catch up on the series, all the previous issues are here and here on Comixology!

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The boys are back with another interview, this time with superstar comic book artist Nicola Scott (Birds of Prey, Secret Six)! Nicola joins them to talk about her Image Comics debut Black Magick, working with writer Greg Rucka, what it's like drawing creator-owned comics vs. licensed properties, and what's to come next in the series. Also, Nicola geeks out with the gang over DC Comics from her previous work with the publishing giant to what characters she'd love to draw next to what she thinks of the upcoming DC Comics flicks. It's an all-around Geek Out this week, folks.

Black Magick #5 comes out Wednesday, February 24!

To catch up on the series, visit its Comixology page here!

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This inaugural very special Geek Out episode has Alex de Campi (No Mercy, Archie vs. Predator) return to promote her current Kickstarter Semiautomagic! A horror series written by her and drawn by legendary comic artist Jerry Ordway (Superman, The Power of Shazam), the series was originally published by Dark Horse Comics with the Kickstarter funding a deluxe edition of the book with three, all-new, exclusive full-length tales of horror! We talk to Alex at length about Semiautomagic, her influences on the book, and some of her favorite horror fiction. We also touch on the current arc of No Mercy, her creator-owned series with Image Comics, and Jake gets a chance to geek out over Sam Peckinpah with a fellow aficionado!

To contribute to the Semiautomagic Kickstarter, visit their website here!

For more about No Mercy, visit the series' Comixology page here!

 

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The boys are back with another interview talking to the team of the Image Comics series REVIVAL, Tim Seeley (Hack/Slash, Grayson) and Mike Norton (Battlepug/Green Arrow)! The duo talk about what inspires the rural noir with horror undertones (And overtones!), what to expect in the coming arc, and how much Twin Peaks they've watched! Also, Mike geeks out about Star Wars, Tim geeks out about horror, Tim talks Grayson, and shares a bit of insight on the potential for an adaptation of Hack/Slash for the big (Or small) screen. Plus, the gang talks about the latest films they've watched from Daddy's Home to Brooklyn to Ip Man 3!

Revival is out on Comixology here!

Battlepug by Mike Norton is published weekly here!

 

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