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Hard At Work episode #24: Zombo The Undead Clown

Hard At Work episode #24: Zombo The Undead Clown

This Week’s lunch break consists of the guys talking about Fortnite, The Office, and a bunch more old stale news. Plus Zombo the Undead Clown is born! Ain’t he cute?

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    Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Ep 141: DC Comic Books, Dark Nights: Metal and Eric Shea’s Wedding Vacation

    Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Ep 141: DC Comic Books, Dark Nights: Metal and Eric Shea’s Wedding Vacation

    It’s a big podcast this week and Eric Shea is only there for part of it.  That’s right, while Eric is away at a wedding, Reggie fills in for the news, mail and other stuff…including his 5 books as well!  We find out a bunch of things, but mainly that Jim eats like a New York pigeon or homeless man.  Enjoy!

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      Weird Science DC Comics New 52 Review Ep 15: Red Lanterns Vol 1 – Blood and Rage

      Weird Science DC Comics New 52 Review Ep 15: Red Lanterns Vol 1 – Blood and Rage

      It’s time for the New 52 Review and this show is all about the Red Lanterns Vol 1: Blood and Rage.  Do Jim and Eric like it or are they going to go all Atrocitus on it?  Find out and enjoy!

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        Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Spotlight: Dark Nights – Metal #2

        Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Spotlight: Dark Nights – Metal #2

        Jim and Eric get their Metal faces on and talk about issue #2 of the event.

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          Marvelette Missives – Secret Empire

          Marvelette Missives – Secret Empire

          The big two comic book companies love their events and the most recent from Marvel, Secret Empire, just came to an end. The 10-issue storyline followed Captain America’s allegiance to HYDRA, his reign as supreme global ruler, the “heroes” who sided with him and those who opposed his rule and fought back. In the end, as with all events, there was a resolution but not without some changes to the Marvel universe.  More

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            The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 193–Leave the Socks on the Floor!

            The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 193–Leave the Socks on the Floor!

            The HOBI Gang is preparing for the Expo in two weeks but they still have time to debate the premiere of the Orville, send some love to Kristen Bell and discuss the newest Madden video game! The guys are impressed with the success of It, the lack of success with the Dark Universe and the lack of good films for next week.  Blake is curious about the reboot of the Greatest American Hero while Jason and Jeff are happy about guesting on the 365 Flicks Podcast!  The gang talk their Top Five Favorite Films About Vacation and agree on the Bad Idea of the Week! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

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              Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Ep 140: DC Comics, Justice League and Girl Scouts

              Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Ep 140: DC Comics, Justice League and Girl Scouts

              The fun continues this week with a bunch of books and the usual nonsense that comes from Jim, Eric and the GFC coming together for a weekly podcast.  Enjoy!

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                The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 192–A Tale of Two Fists!

                The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 192–A Tale of Two Fists!

                The HOBI Gang is without a guest this week but still provide the fun by mocking Jason watching Boss Baby and Blake having all his Preacher episodes erased!  The guys also talk Mutt not returning to the Indiana Jones series, the appeal of Dune and which Star Wars character is the worst.  The gang talk if any excitement exists for the all female Lord of the Flies movie, the upcoming season of True Detective and why the Summer box office fell apart!  The guys debate the Top 5 Evil Organizations in Film and all agree on the ranking of their Bad Idea of the Week!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to us!

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                  Coin Operated: CrossOver

                  Coin Operated: CrossOver

                  Cross Over Episode! This week we team up with Hard At Work to host the 1st of manny drafts between us. The time we hosted a comic book movie draft from a list created by Brian.

                  The winner got bragging rights and well be the favorites to win our next cross over episode.

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                    The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 191–Iron Fist Ruins Everything!

                    The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 191–Iron Fist Ruins Everything!

                    The HOBI Gang, well two of them, are pumped to review the season finale of Game of Thrones while Jason feigns interest in dragons. Scab Jeff stops by to talk Riverdale, Jeff answers a much better question from his favorite fan and Blake thanks everyone for supporting the Bowling for the Brave Charity event!  The guys talk the disastrous box office, the revival of the Muppets, and try to figure out the viewing habits of Netflix users!  The gang list their Top 5 Favorite Television Shows and Movies That Take Place in School while Scab Jeff is the focus of the Bad Idea of the Week!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

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                      DC Superpowers Podcast – Issue 71 “Happy Birthday Jack!”

                      DC Superpowers Podcast – Issue 71 “Happy Birthday Jack!”

                      Your Dynamic Duo of Junior Justice Leaguers have returned with issue 71 of DCSP. This week we say happy birthday to one of the most influential people in comic book history, Jack Kirby, on his 100th birthday. Join us as we celebrate all things Jack and still give you all of the news, reviews and previews from all around the multiverse. More

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                        HardAtWork Episode #23: We Fix The Comic Industry

                        HardAtWork Episode #23: We Fix The Comic Industry

                        On this week’s lunch break We Fix Your Sh!t is fixing the comic industry! Plus we are debuting some new music for the segment. Spoiler: Its totally rad! Not to mention we talk about all the Netflix we have been watching, and we recorded all this content on a new mic! Enjoy.

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                          The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 190–Bulb Worthy!

                          The HOBI Gang is in the studio to talk the latest Game of Thrones episode and give some thoughts on the beginning of the Defenders series on Netflix!  The guys draft a new cast of Bull Durham, mock Sony’s movie division more, and are interested in a monthly movie theater pass.  Blake just wants one Obi-Wan movie, Jason hates the rumored Joker origin film and Jeff loves some Channing Tatum! The gang close out the episode with a Top 5 Favorite Seasonal Beers, in honor of last week’s guest Jeanie from the Salty Language Podcast!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

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                            Coin Operated 183: The Few

                            Coin Operated 183: The Few

                            This weeks episode is brought by the word The Few.

                            We talk about how much hell it was for people to try and obtain the Pre-Order for the Super NES Classic. The Few of them that were available were made difficult to obtain because of the Bots and the random release time. Best Buy and Amazon did it in the wee hours of the morning and the other around 1pm EST. ToysRUs did no pre orders and is doing first come first serve.

                            The next thing that was limited in our neck of the woods were eclipse glasses. These are needed to see the once in a lifetime event of a total eclipse. We tried to secure one and sadly had to bum some off of people to get the this eclipse. Orlando only got a partial eclipse. So at least we got that going for us.

                            We talk about one of the Few new characters that were announced for Injustice 2 and Brian loves their intro video. Its a Dark Horse Character with the hand of Hell.

                            Review time!

                            Brian reviews The Few from Image comics(https://imagecomics.com/comics/series/the-few):

                            The Few opens up with a woman running through the woods bleeding while holding a baby in her arms wearing a gas mask. This opening spread sets the overall tone of the book and shows that nothing is going to be normal.

                            Beyond the concept image of Eden Hall holding a baby, The Few is another dystonia future we have seen before from multiple different comics that goes in a circle with no clear focus or idea and is a bland story from the art to the words. It kept jumping around with the theme and didn’t help set overall tone of development for the characters.

                            Sadly this comic failed to find a voice and have the great characters potential fall because of lack of execution on their development and style.

                            Score for The Few:

                            4 out of 10

                             

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                              GW1 Issue 118 – We Make Quite a Team

                              GW1 Issue 118 – We Make Quite a Team

                               

                              This past weekend Marvel’s The Defenders premiered on Netflix. Of course we watched the entire series and, of course, we’re letting you know what we thought about it. Sure, we get a bit spoilery, but this time around the series is only eight episodes, so you’ve had plenty of time to watch it already! We also chat a bit about horror movies, as well as comic shops and the current state of the comicbook industry.  More

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                                DCSP Issue 70

                                DCSP Issue 70

                                Your Dynamic Duo of Junior Justice Leaguers have returned with issue 70 of DCSP. This week we take a look at the new DC animated film “Batman and Harley Quinn.” Join us as we discuss this and all of the news, reviews and previews from around the multiverse. More

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                                  Coin Operated 182: No One Likes You When You’re 23

                                  Coin Operated 182: No One Likes You When You’re 23

                                  This week podcast episode Brian and Cody talk about how DC new books are killing it. We focus on Dark Nights Metal as an example of this. Brian got to Skype with Scott Snyder for the midnight release at the bar he works at.

                                  The boys also talked about some of the new features in Pokemon go and how it somewhat got fix. Also we shed light on Moviepass and why it is not the best investment with AMC trying to Negan it.  Enjoy this weeks podcast episode as we prepare to drop our cross over with Hard At Work (https://www.podbean.com/site/Search/index?v=hard+at+work)

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                                    New 52 Review Ep 13: Detective Comics Vol 1 – Faces of Death Part 1

                                    New 52 Review Ep 13: Detective Comics Vol 1 – Faces of Death Part 1

                                    This episode is part one of a two parter on Detective Comics Vol 1: Faces of Death

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