Episode #1 Krypton Babies

Featuring special guest: Nicole Drespel

  • 0:00:00 Introductions are made! Welcome to Matt & Brett Love Comics!
  • 0:03:50 Matt and Brett discuss DC’s domination of the market share.
  • 0:07:56 Nicole just doesn’t get Animal Man! Otter Man, though, is mighty appealing… and also worth discussing in-depth.
  • 0:13:08 Matt recounts his favorite Spider-Man 3 background extra.
  • 0:15:33 Adam X makes the first of surely many mentions on the podcast.
  • 0:17:29 Amazing Spider-Man #673 facilitated Matt’s single white female-ing of Spidey.
  • 0:23:44 Animal Man #3 and Swamp Thing #3 were both incredibly disturbing
  • 0:29:05 Avengers Academy #21 is the first of the school books to be discussed. It has everything Nicole likes in comics, except type faces.
  • 0:34:12 If you were a superhero, where would you go on a roadtrip?
  • 0:35:31 Action Comics #3 shows the 1% of Krypton. Should there be a spinoff called Krypton Babies?
  • 0:45:00 Regenesis fever kicks off with New Mutants #33 and X-Men #20! Nicole perks up when she hears that the X-Men have fought vampires, and what should the New Mutants really be called?
  • 0:52:05 Uncanny X-Men #1 is discussed; does Cyclops’ letter to humanity make him an asshole?
  • 0:59:57 Brett says that he could be pleased with a story that is just X-Men remembering things they did, which leads to a discussion of Jean Grey’s botched proposal to Cyclops
  • 1:01:20 Wolverine & The X-Men #1 is pretty much the best thing ever.
  • 1:08:05 Nicole leads the talk on the elaborately named Anita Blake: Circus of the Damned - The Scoundrel #2. Watersnake Vampire
  • 1:13:56 Matt thinks Nicole will love one of DC’s relaunched heroines.

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Airdate 7 November 2011
Duration 1:16:01
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