Episode 235: Batman: White Knight by Sean Murphy

235 – Batman: White Knight by Sean Murphy

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are discussing Batman: White Knight by Sean Murphy this week. They discuss the many permutations of the Batman/Joker relationship, the political window dressing of the plot, and Murphy’s beautiful art. They also review Detective Comics #1000 and War of the Realms #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Stone Star #1
  • War of the Realms #1
  • Major X #1
  • Detective Comics #1000
  • Sabrina the Teenage Witch #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Batman: White Knight by Sean Murphy

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Runaways Vol 1-2 by Rainbow Rowell & Kris Anka

Episode 234: Immortal Hulk Vol 1-2 by Al Ewing & Joe Bennett

234 – Immortal Hulk Vol 1-2 by Al Ewing and Joe Bennett

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Immortal Hulk this week! They talk about the Devil Hulk, the sheer surprise it creates, and the history of the character! They also review Magnificent Ms. Marvel #1 and Invisible Kingdom #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Delver #2
  • Spider-Man: Life Story #1
  • Meet the Skrulls #2
  • Magnificent Ms. Marvel #1
  • Invisible Kingdom #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Immortal Hulk Vol 1-2 by Al Ewing and Joe Bennett

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Batman: White Knight by Sean Murphy


Umbrella Academy by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba

233 – Umbrella Academy Vol 1-2 by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Umbrella Academy this week! They compare the first and second arcs, talk about Ba’s art, and discuss its place in recent comics history! They also review Daredevil #2 and Female Furies #2!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Heroes in Crisis #6
  • Female Furies #2
  • Martian Manhunter #3
  • Daredevil #2
  • Invaders #2
  • Meet the Skrulls #1
  • Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt #2
  • Prison Witch #1
  • Sweetie #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Umbrella Academy Vol 1-2 by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – The Immortal Hulk Vol 1-2 by Al Ewing and Joe Bennett

Episode 232: Why Art by Eleanor Davis

232 – Why Art? by Eleanor Davis

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are discussing Why Art? this week, by Eleanor Davis. They talk about its impactful ending, the simple art, and the effectiveness of its sparse story. They also review Delver #1 and Wonder Twins #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Delver #1
  • Stronghold #1
  • High Level #1
  • Afterglow #1
  • Aquaman #45
  • Wonder Twins #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

Why Art? by Eleanor Davis


231 – Upgrade Soul by Ezra Claytan Daniels

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Upgrade Soul this week! They talk about the themes of self, the earned melancholy, and excellent art. They also review Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt #1, and Daredevil #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Daredevil #1
  • Uncanny X-Men #11
  • X-Force #2
  • Young Justice #2
  • Heroes in Crisis #5
  • Female Furies #1
  • Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Upgrade Soul by Ezra Claytan Daniels

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Why Art by Eleanor Davis

Episode 230: Black Hammer by Jeff Lemire, Dean Ormston and David Rubin

230 – Black Hammer Vol 1-2 by Lemire, Ormston, and Rubin

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Black Hammer this week! They discuss the de-re-deconstructionist superhero story, it’s potential as a whole universe, and its unique art! They also review Guardians of the Galaxy #1 and Naomi #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Invaders #1
  • Guardians of the Galaxy #1
  • Conan the Barbarian #2
  • Aquaman #44
  • Naomi #1
  • Oliver #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • 230 – Black Hammer Vol 1-2 by Lemire, Ormston, and Rubin

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Upgrade Soul by Ezra Claytan Daniels

Episode 229: The Superior Spider Man by Dan Slott, Humberto Ramos, et al

229 – The Superior Spider-Man Vol 1-6 by Slott, Stegman, Ramos, & Camuncoli

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about The Superior Spider-Man this episode. They discuss Otto as a character, their shift on the book over time, and the variance in the artists. They also review Young Justice #1 and Captain Marvel #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Captain Marvel  #1
  • Conan the Barbarian #1
  • Young Justice #1
  • Martian Manhunter #2
  • Heroes in Crisis #4
  • Die #2

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Black Hammer Vol 1-2

The 2018 Handies Awards

228 – The Annual Handsome Boys Comics Hour Handies Awards

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are back again, this time giving out awards for the year in comics! They award the best, the worse, and the whys of 2018. They also review Freedom Fighters #1 and X-Force #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Aquaman #43
  • Freedom Fighters #1
  • Superior Spider-Man #1
  • X-Force #1
  • Livewire #1

Next week in Nerd Boy Book Club – Superior Spider-Man Vol 1-6 by Slott, Stegman, Ramos, & Camuncoli