League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wednesday, October 22, 2019

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wednesday, October 22, 2019

Marvel assembled a huge roster of talent to tell a globe-spanning adventure for Petey in Amazing Spider-Man Full Circle #1 oversized one shot!

‘Joker/Harley: Criminal Sanity #1’ (review by Clay N Ferno) at Forces of Geek

‘Joker/Harley: Criminal Sanity #1’ (review by Clay N Ferno) at Forces of Geek

Black Label introduces a new, nine issue series exploring an Elseworlds relationship between a criminologist and a psychopathic killer in Joker/Harley #1.

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wednesday, October 9, 2019

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Halt and Catch Fire’s Christopher Cantwell takes on DOOM! Lost of special creators this week!

‘Daredevil #12’ (review) at Forces of Geek

‘Daredevil #12’ (review) at Forces of Geek

The current status quo of Daredevil is that Matt Murdock is Daredevil no more, Elektra doesn’t know her former ex (or exes) are the same person, and there are copycat Daredevils running around Hell’s Kitchen.

‘Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III #6’ (review) at Forces of Geek

‘Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III #6’ (review) at Forces of Geek

Ahh, the sweet relief of a series ending! I’ve gone from enthusiast to impatient with this series, but now I’ve come full circle back to loving Batman/TMNT III again.

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wednesday, October 2, 2019

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Happy October! Let’s kick it off with Bettie Page Halloween Special, Bettie investigates a Annandale College Murders (and listens to Steely Dan, presumably?

‘Wonder Woman #79’ (review) at Forces of Geek

‘Wonder Woman #79’ (review) at Forces of Geek

The most frustrating part of double shipping is we have gone beyond one artist per book for scheduling.

Wonder Woman #79 continues along this path, and so far the wheels are attached to the wagon, but top tier books always have the priority for top tier artists, but at what cost?

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wed., September 25, 2019

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wed., September 25, 2019

Bloodshot is back at Valiant with a new #1 written by Tim Seeley and drawn by DC powerhouse Brett Booth!

‘Downton Abbey’ (film review, 2019) at Forces Of Geek

‘Downton Abbey’ (film review, 2019) at Forces Of Geek

The film expansion of Downton Abbey starts nearly after we left the Crawleys in July of 1927. Rarely does a series, British or American, jump from the small screen to the big and the challenges of storytelling in both mediums are quite different. Without the luxury of an episodic return, the film must resolve itself by the end, and I am pleased to say that this one does.

READ THE REVIEW: https://www.forcesofgeek.com/2019/09/downton-abbey-review.html

‘Aquaman #52’ (review) at Forces of Geek

‘Aquaman #52’ (review) at Forces of Geek

There’s an attack by a sea monster on Amnesty Bay, Maine and Aquaman, Aqualad, Caille, and crew are ready to defend the lighthouse at any costs.

READ THE REVIEW: https://www.forcesofgeek.com/2019/09/aquaman-52-review.html

‘G.I. Joe #1’ (written by Paul Allor - review) at Forces of Geek

‘G.I. Joe #1’ (written by Paul Allor - review) at Forces of Geek

As one gets with ‘your favorite thing’, when a new edition comes out, you approach skeptical by nature, speculate on merits, and if you have a generous heart and mind, you ‘give it a shot’ at least. Star Wars, Star Trek, Mad Max, whatever it is that floats your boat, you hope the new folks don’t muck it up too badly.

READ THE REVIEW: https://www.forcesofgeek.com/2019/09/g-i-joe-1-review.html

‘Wonder Woman #78’ (review) at Forces of Geek

‘Wonder Woman #78’ (review) at Forces of Geek

The latest issue of Wonder Woman continues the story of Diana’s world after Aphrodite was murdered by Cheetah last issue. The consequences are affecting Steve; Aphrodite’s now motherless demigod spawn, Atlantiades; and Diana being stripped of her shield and bracelets by Cheetah.

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wed. September 18, 2019

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of the Week for Wed. September 18, 2019

In J.J. We Trust? Let’s see how he and his son Henry Abrams handle Spider-Man #1, drawn by the incredible Miles Morales co-creator Sara Pichelli!

The Who - Moving on! Concert Review (Do617)

The Who - Moving on! Concert Review (Do617)

"I was born with a plastic spoon in my mouth" — “Substitute,” The Who

Midway through The Who: Moving On! at Fenway Park, lead singer Roger Daltrey—the vessel through which Pete Townshend's ideas are transformed from waveforms into a well-taped microphone with 55 years of experience in the taping part—declared that that line was the best line in rock’n’roll from his generation. - Read The Review.

LEGO DC: Batman – Family Matters (movie review) at Forces of Geek

LEGO DC: Batman – Family Matters (movie review) at Forces of Geek

LEGO DC: Batman – Family Matters is the latest in the direct to video DC Comics and Lego line of films, starring Troy Baker as Batman in a tale that looks at the Jason Todd origin story with a gentle temper, suitable for kids.

Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy #1 (review) at Forces of Geek

Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy #1 (review) at Forces of Geek

Harley and Poison Ivy have been BFFs for a number of years now. Jody Houser hops on with the squad train to give us Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy #1 of #6.

Batman / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III #5 (review) at Forces of Geek

Batman / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III #5 (review) at Forces of Geek

IDW and DC’s joint venture Batman/TMNT III hits its penultimate issue this week with #5. It’s Batman and the green ‘modern’ turtles with Shredder vs Joker and the Foot Clan robots.

League Podcast Comic Book Picks Of The Week For Wednesday, September 11, 2019

League Podcast Comic Book Picks Of The Week For Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The League says, Make Mine Marvel this week! Starting off a new arc is Daredevil #11 with special guest the menace that is Spider-MAN!

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of The Week for Wed. September 4, 2019

League Podcast Comic Book Picks of The Week for Wed. September 4, 2019

Image Comics, Todd McFarlane and Spawn hit a milestone with Spawn #300 with special art from Todd, Greg Capullo and so many more special guests! Be sure to grab your favorite variant off of the shelf!