We had to make this episode a little larger to get all the awesomeness we had this week at the shop!  First we chat with the producers of the upcoming Charlton Comics movie Jackie Zbuska and Keith Larson and they tell us what they are doing to get their movie made.  Then we have our second Midtown Comics Podcast book club! (32:00) This week we discuss the Batman TMNT team up book that we always wanted.  We get a special treat as the writer James Tynion IV calls in to discuss they book (41:15).  We get into our top picks of the week (53:42).  Andrew picked The Private Eye HC that came out a couple weeks ago and we hear from Brian K. Vaughan and Marcos Martin about making the book and the influence they got from Radiohead! (54:17)

To read the comic books that we talked about in this episode, go ahead and visit our website,www.midtowncomics.com, and have them delivered right to your door, anywhere in the world!

If you have any suggestions for the show please let us know through Twitter, Facebook, or email us at podcast@midtowncomics.com. Leave a question on our voicemail at 980-MIDTOWN and we’ll play it on the show!

iTunes Download

Direct Download

Permalink URL

Libsyn directory URL

tmnt logo

The trailer for the second TMNT movie, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, has arrived, and it looks like plenty of lighthearted fun! Bebop and Rocksteady are finally making their big screen debut, it looks like a certain evil alien may make an appearance, and there’s a brand new Casey Jones – played by a man who also portrays a famous DC archer! Watching the show on Nickelodeon is good fun, but there’s several other ways to celebrate the franchise as well! So, we’ve created a list of cool collectibles and comics for all of the Ninja Turtles fans out there!

Read the rest of this entry »

Hot Toys

Article by Jarrett Kruse

I remember the first time that I saw a HOT TOYS figure and I thought that surely this was just one made for charity or some important cause. There was no way that this work of art could be available for regular collectors like me to actually purchase, right? But it was true. I had seen the future of toys back in 2004 at San Diego Comic Con and this was going to change the playing field for what was quickly becoming known as the “high end collectible figure.” As I stood there admiring this piece, it was as if I had just been dropped off by Doc Brown & Marty McFly in a time traveling DeLorean. I was witnessing the future of toys and the future looked incredibly bright.

Read the rest of this entry »

Deadpool Comic Book Marvel

Article by Gregg Katzman

Marvel’s been releasing a wide variety of all-new titles. From Red Wolf to Hellcat, it looks like the publisher is making sure there’s something for everyone to enjoy. But you really didn’t think a little thing like two Earths crashing into each other would stop Wade Wilson, a.k.a. Deadpool, from finding his way back into the spotlight, did you? Of course not! The Merc With a Mouth is back for an all-new volume, and seeing as the third issue goes on sale tomorrow, we wanted to let you know why the title is worthy of your time and focus. (And your money, obviously. What? Did you seriously think Deadpool would let you read his adventures for free?)

Read the rest of this entry »

We welcome some friends from earlier episodes who talk about their new comics on shelves now. Amy Reeder andBrandon Montclare chat about their new Marvel comic Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur and Dimitrios stops by again to tell us that his new book The Millennials is finally on the shelves.

We also discuss the new Batman V. Superman trailer, Jessica Jones and a whole bunch more!

To read the comic books that we talked about in this episode, go ahead and visit our website,www.midtowncomics.com, and have them delivered right to your door, anywhere in the world!

If you have any suggestions for the show please let us know through Twitter, Facebook, or email us at podcast@midtowncomics.com. Leave a question on our voicemail at 980-MIDTOWN and we’ll play it on the show!

iTunes Download

Direct Download

Permalink URL

Libsyn directory URL

04 Dec, 2015

Protected: Midtown picks the toughest DC heroes

Posted by Midtown Comics in: Uncategorized | Enter your password to view comments.

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below: