Grim_Noir Eulogizes The Defenders and
Avengers Academy

  • November 11th, 2012
  • Posted by Grim_Noir
  • Comics, Misc

Dearly Beloved, we are gathered here today, not only to mourn the passing of two titles that were taken from us far too soon, but to honor the stories they told:
The Defenders (2012)

Title: The Defenders #12
Writer: Matt Fraction
Cover Art: Terry & Rachel Dodson
Penciller: Mirco Pierfederici
Colorist: Veronica Gandini
Letterer: VC’s Clayton Cowles
Reviewed by Grim_Noir
The young upstart, The Defenders, with its ooky artwork …


All-New ALL FEMALE Defenders coming soon! nownowmarvelnownow

  • November 9th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Superstars Cullen Bunn & (who?) Will Sliney Bring the Defenders to the Next Level!

New York. NY—November 9, 2012— This February, the Defenders come together again in Fearless Defenders #1, kicking off the all-new ongoing series (since the last one didn’t do so well) from the amazing creative team of writer Cullen Bunn (Venom, Sixth Gun, The Fearless)  and artist Will Sliney (MacGyver, Star Wars)! …


Ep 137: A+X, Bedlam , Ghosts 1, Happy 2, Lot 13,
Master Of The Universe The Origin of Skeletor and Ultimate Spider-Man 16.1!

Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: A+X, Bedlam , Ghosts 1, Happy 2,  Lot 13, Master Of The Universe The Origin of Skeletor and Ultimate Spider-Man 16.1!
Also: listener email and @$$terpiece theatre!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, or email us at info@poptardsgo.com!
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NOW Marvel NOW NOW Avengers 1 First NOW LOOK
NOW! Oh hey, by the way: NOW!

  • November 5th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Marvel NOW! – AVENGERS #1 First Look!
 Key kiddies, this here is a sneak peek at the upcoming Avengers #1, written by JONATHAN HICKMAN, with art by JEROME OPENA and colors by DEAN WHITE. The cover is by a fella that I’ve personally never heard of: Dustin Weaver, but for some reason, Marvel seems to be making a big deal out …


HAPPY HALLOWEEN!
Ep 136: Best Horror Films of All Time with Lucky McKee and Ambush Bug!!

Here is a special halloween edition of Poptards!!!
Johnny Destructo and Ambush Bug are joined by horror film director Lucky McKee to discuss their favorite horror movies of all time!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, or email us at info@poptardsgo.com!
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to listen while you travel away …


Ep 135: A-Babies vs X-Babies 1, Talon Witch of the
Black Rose 71, Bravest Warriors 1, Superman 13 and Talon 1

Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche brave a hurricane to review this week’s books: A-Babies vs X-Babies 1, Talon Witch of the Black Rose 71, Bravest Warriors 1, Superman 13 and Talon 1!
Also: listener email and @$$terpiece theatre!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, or email us at info@poptardsgo.com!
DOWNLOAD …


Vertigo’s LOT 13 #1 Review – Ye Olde Spirits Seek Retribution

  • October 26th, 2012
  • Posted by Optimous Douche
  • Comics

LOT 13 #1
Writer: Steve Niles
Artist: Glen Fabry
Publisher: Vertigo
Reviewer: Rob Patey (aka – Optimous Douche Ain’t It Cool News)
Before I get into the frights and delights of LOT 13, I want to give some credit to the unsung heroes of comics: the editor.
Make no mistake editors are bosses, as such they get labeled as “the man,” especially in light of all the recent …