This week, the boys have an advance review of Genius: Cartel by Marc Bernardin, Adam Freeman, and Rosi Kampe! The second volume of Genius follows Destiny as she becomes part of military-industrial complex and is tasked with taking down Latin American drug cartels. But can any agency outthink Los Angeles' most cunning strategist? Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the second miniseries!

Genius: Cartel is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, February 21!

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Sam and Zach revisit the debut the original Super Mario handheld game, 1989's Super Mario Land! A launch title for the original Game Boy, Mario's handheld debut was the first game in the franchise without any direct involvement from Shigeru Miyamoto which led to it being a radical departure from the previous games (Mario piloting submarines?!) and introducing Princess Daisy who would appear more regularly in the franchise over a decade later! Listen to what the boys think of it!

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Marvel Comics editor Heather Antos returns on the show to talk about the comic debut of Expanded Universe fan-favorite character, Admiral Thrawn! Heather discusses the appeal of the character, the process of reintegrating him into Star Wars' new continuity, and the gang go on a deep dive of Expanded Universe elements they like the best along with hints of what's to come with other books Heather is editing!

Thrawn debuts in comic shops everywhere and Comixology on Wednesday, February 14!

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This week, the boys have an advance review of The Beef by Tyler Shainline, Richard Starkings, and Shaky Kane! A new miniseries about one bullied man working in the beef industry that decides to take a stand after he finds out what a lifetime of getting high on his own supply has done to his body! This book is all kind of nuts in the best possible way!

The Beef debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, February 28!

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In a special episode, the boys welcome their buddy Tyler Shainline on to the show to talk about his new book, The Beef with Richard Starkings and Shaky Kane! A wonderfully weird tale following a meat factory worker that becomes an unwitting superhero after a lifetime of consuming the titular meat, Tyler details the book's origins and generally geeks out with the gang over, well, everything!

The Beef debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, February 28!

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Five years have past since Nancy Thompson’s horrific ordeal and a new family has moved into her house. Jesse, the older son, is plagued by nightmares upon moving in and is pressured to kill for the scary boogeyman who visits him while asleep.Can Jesse resist the killer urge being forced into his brain? Or is this dream demon too strong for him to control?

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This episode is now only available on YouTube, go here to listen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yEU21EroupE

 

What a Rumble! What a pair of Rumbles! The boys sit down and gab about the ups and downs of the entire weekend. From surprise entrants to exciting returns we give our takes on each match.

 

Make sure to check out our predictions episode before listening to this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeWM7DDl9G4

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