Episode 282 : We Only Find Them When They’re Dead by Al Ewing & Simone Di Meo

282 – We Only Find Them When They’re Dead Vol 1 by Ewing & Di Meo

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about We Only Find Them When They’re Dead this week! They talk about space gods, style over substance, and disappointment. They also review Eternals #2 and ORCS! #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Immortal Hulk Flatline #1
  • Eternals #2
  • Sword #3
  • Future State Superman Worlds of War #2
  • ORCS! #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • We Only Find Them When They’re Dead Vol 1 by Ewing & Di Meo

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Kill Six Billion Demons by Abbadon

Episode 281: Incredible Hulk Epic Collection Future Imperfect by Peter David, Gary Frank, and George Perez

281 – Incredible Hulk Epic Collection – Future Imperfect by David, Frank, & Perez

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Peter David’s The Incredible Hulk today! They discuss what sets it apart from modern superhero comics, touch on the brilliance of Future Imperfect itself, and talk about the comfort it brings. They also review three Future State books and Transformers: Beast Wars #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Future State: Superman: Worlds of War #1
  • Future State: Suicide Squad #1
  • Future State: Superman vs Imperious Lex #1
  • I Breathed A Body #1
  • Transformers: Beast Wars #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Incredible Hulk Epic Collection – Future Imperfect by David, Frank, & Perez

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – We Only Find Them When They’re Dead Vol 1 by Al Ewing and Simone Di Meo

Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV & Werther Dell’edera

280 – Something is Killing the Children Vol 1-2 by Tynion IV & Dell’Edera

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about terrible monsters killing children this week! They discuss the effective construction of a badass lead, the suitably flawed cast, and the gripping storytelling! They also review The Eternals #1 and a slate of Future State books!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Sword #2
  • Eternals #1
  • Future State: Dark Detective #1
  • Future State: The Next Batman #1
  • Future State:Kara Zor-El, Superwoman #1
  • Future State: Swamp Thing #1
  • Future State: Wonder Woman #1

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – The Incredible Hulk Epic Collection Vol 20 by Peter David and Dale Keown

Episode 279: The 2020 Handies, New Year Comic Book Awards

279 – The Eighth Annual Handsome Boys Comics Hour Handies Awards

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are giving out awards for the good, the bad, and the ugly of 2020! They discuss their favorite writers and artists, the confusing choices of the last year, and the comics that were comfort food in 2020. They also review Beastlands #1 and King in Black: Iron Man/Dr. Doom #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • X-Men #16
  • Avengers #40
  • King in Black: Iron Man/Dr. Doom #1
  • Detective Comics #1033
  • Beastlands #1

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV & Werther Dell’Edera

It's a Kirby Christmas! Episode 278: New Gods by Jack Kirby

278 – New Gods by Jack Kirby

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about the King this week! They discuss Kirby’s insane art, his incredible impact on comics, and why Eric has turned the corner on him. We also review The King in Black #1 and Batman/Catwoman #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • SWORD #1
  • King in Black #1
  • Batman/Catwoman #1
  • Dark Nights: Death Metal: The Last Stories of the DC Universe #1
  • Justice League: Endless Winter #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • New Gods by Jack Kirby

Next time – The Handsome Boys Comics Hour Handies Awards

Episode 277: New Japan Academy by Hiroku.

277 – New Japan Academy Vol 1 by Hiroku

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about New Japan Academy this week! They touch on author appeal, the caricature of the wrestlers, and who exactly the book is for. They also the finale of X of Swords and Sea of Sorrows #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • X-Force #14
  • Hellions #6
  • Cable #6
  • X-Men #15
  • Excalibur #15
  • X of Swords: Destruction #1
  • Sea of Sorrows #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • New Japan Academy Vol 1 by Hiroku

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – New Gods by Jack Kirby

Episode 276: Spider-Man: Maximum Carnage

276 – Maximum Carnage

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie talk about Maximum Carnage this week. They talk about 90s comics, the extreme escalation of the massive amount of characters, and the impact its had on comics in general! They also review Punchline #1 and Crossover #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • X-Men #14
  • Marauders #14
  • Marauders #15
  • Excalibur #14
  • Wolverine #7
  • Punchline #1
  • Crossover #1
  • Power Rangers #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Maximum Carnage

Next week in Nerd Boy Book Club – New Japan Academy Vol 1

Episode 275: Redlands by Jordie Bellaire & Vanesa Del Rey

275 – Redlands Vol 1-2 by Jordie Bellaire & Vanesa Del Rey

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Redlands this week. They discuss the heavy, heavy topics therein, Del Rey’s art, and the right mindset for engaging with art. They also review Batman: Three Jokers #3 and continue with X of Swords!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • TMNT: The Last Ronin #1
  • Batman: Three Jokers #3
  • Batman #101
  • Excalibur #13
  • X-Men #13
  • X of Swords: Stasis #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Redlands Vol 1-2 by Jordie Bellaire & Vanesa Del Rey

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Maximum Carnage