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Category: TV & Film

A podcast that reviews graphic novels within the context of art and story based on their relationship to popular media.

September 16, 2022

Episode 80 - Captain America

The entire Graphically Novel crew is here with Leia Cameron from RetConversations joining Jenn, Bear and Josh to talk about the sweet cinnamon bun - Captain America! They discuss what a mantle is versus a title or name, why MCU Sam was a better choice than Bucky to take the shield and everyone chooses their "most perfect" MCU movie (spoiler: Bear and Leia are no longer friends).

September 2, 2022

Episode 79 - Logan

Bear, Jenn and Josh are joined by Jason Taylor to discuss the best of the solo Wolverine movies, Logan! They discuss the old Man Logan graphic novel, the perfect end to Hugh Jackman's Wolvie swan song and who could possibly take up the mantle in the MCU!

August 19, 2022

Episode 78 - Hawkeye

Bear, Jenn and Josh are joined by Mike "Hollywood" Tomasek and his wife Meredith Gerber to discuss Hawkeye! How did this comic gain the attention of someone who hates comic books? Did the series stack up? We discuss this and the current state of movies vs. TV in the MCU. This is a can't miss episode!

August 5, 2022

Episode 77 - The Punisher

Bear, Josh and Jenn are joined by Luke Wieser  to talk about The Punisher. From Dolph Lundgren to Jon Berenthal, the best Punisher is chosen. Also, some of the craziest Punisher storylines are discussed including the time Frank was sent back by God to be the Angel of Death. Yikes.

July 22, 2022

Episode 76 - Peacemaker

Jenn, Josh and Bear have returning guest David Harnois on to discuss Peacemaker, a show which came out of nowhere for us! Are we glad to see wrestlers becoming Hollywood stars? Why did James Gunn decide to pick this "hero"? And can we please have more gorilla chainsaw fights?

July 8, 2022

Episode 75 - Moon Knight

Josh, Jenn and Bear are joined by three-time guest Justin Stacy for the premiere of Season 7 - Moon Knight! How did the show do in addressing mental health and how does the comic approach it? How did the show lose then regain Bear and Jenn's attention? And what show does Josh consider a cocktease? Tune in to find out!

May 6, 2022

Episode 74 - Howard the Duck

Bear, Josh and Jenn are joined by Luke Wieser for the Season Six finale - Howard the Duck! Pirating movies in the 80's, existentialism, Dr. Bong and how long would it take for you to think "I'm gonna *uck that duck"? More than usual, we will warn you this one has explicit content.

April 22, 2022

Episode 73 - Young Justice

HELLO, MEGAN!

Jenn, Josh and Bear are joined by Alex Laubacher to discuss Young Justice! Tactile telekinesis, puns and Superboy brings Josh's interest back to the yard.

April 8, 2022

Episode 72 - Doctor Strange

Jenn, Bear and Josh are joined by "Baby Got Back Issues" host Rex Balboa to discuss Doctor Strange! We get into just how much of this section of the comics are both sensitive and problematic, go down a brief Mage: the Awakening rabbit hole and finish by talking about the state of creativity in the modern world.

March 25, 2022

Episode 71 - Mystery Men

Jenn, Bear and Josh are graced with returning punk zine queen Alysen Casaccio to discuss Mystery Men! A hard-to-find comic, ridiculous characters and Tom Waits! This one is so 90's it hurts.