Author Archives: Robbie Dorman

Episode 247: Guts by Raina Telgemeier

247 – Guts by Raina Telgemeier

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are discussing Raina Telgemeier’s new book this week! They talk about the astounding maturity of the book, how they wish they had it as kids, and Telgemeier’s incredible storytelling. They also review SFSX #1 and Harleen #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Everything #2
  • The White Trees #2
  • Strange Skies Over East Berlin #1
  • SFSX #1
  • Harleen #1
  • Powers of X #5
  • House of X #6

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Guts by Raina Telgemeier

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Emperor Joker by Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness

Episode 246: Murder Falcon by Daniel Warren Johnson

246 – Murder Falcon by Daniel Warren Johnson

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are discussing Murder Falcon this week. They talk about Johnson’s unparalleled art, the simple but heartfelt plot, and the power of metal! They also review King Thor #1 and the newest House and Powers of X!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Spider-Man #1
  • King Thor #1
  • Lex Luthor: Year of the Villain #1
  • Powers of X #4
  • House of X #5

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Murder Falcon by Daniel Warren Johnson

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Guts by Raina Telgemeier

Episode 245: The Boys Vol 7-12 by Garth Ennis, Russ Braun, John McCrea, and Keith Burns

245 – The Boys Vol 7-12 by Ennis, Braun, McCrea, Burns, & Robertson

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are finishing up The Boys this episode, and boy oh boy, do they not enjoy it! They talk about its various problematic attitudes, how it completely fails its characters, and how the ending disconnects entirely from the work itself. They also review Marvel Comics #1000 and Batman/Superman #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Spawn #300
  • Pretty Deadly: The Rat #1
  • Tommy Gun Wizards #1
  • Test #3
  • Everything #1
  • Batman/Superman #1
  • Marvel Comics #1000
  • House of X #3
  • House of X #4

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • The Boys Vol 7-12 by Ennis, Braun, McCrea, Burns, & Robertson

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Murder Falcon by Daniel Warren Johnson

Episode 244: The Boys Vol 1-6 by Garth Ennis & Darick Robertson

244 – The Boys Vol 1-6 by Ennis & Robertson

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about The Boys this week! They talk about Ennis’ attempt to out-Preacher Preacher, their frustrations with the book, and why they still want to finish it. They also review The White Trees #1 and Ghost-Spider #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Pretty Violent #1
  • The White Trees #1
  • Collapser #2
  • Gwenpool Strikes Back #1
  • Ghost-Spider #1
  • Powers of X #2
  • Powers of X #3

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • The Boys Vol 1-6 by Ennis & Robertson

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – The Boys Vol 7-12 by Ennis & Robertson

Episode 243: Y the Last Man 6-10 by Brian K Vaughan and Pia Guerra

243 – Y: The Last Man Vol 6-10 by Brian K Vaughan & Pia Guerra

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about the latter half of Y: The Last Man! They discuss how they were frustrated by the ending, its comparison to Lost, and its departure from its first half. They also review Powers of X #1 and House of X #2!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Absolute Carnage #1
  • No One Left to Fight #1-2
  • Test #2
  • Powers of X #1
  • House of X #2

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Y: The Last Man Vol 6-10 by Brian K Vaughan & Pia Guerra

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – The Boys Vol 1-6 by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson

Episode 242: Y The Last Man Vol 1-5 (#1-31) By Brian K Vaughan and Pia Guerra

242 – Y: The Last Man Vol 1-5 by Brian K Vaughan & Pia Guerra

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are discussing the first half of Y: The Last Man this week! They talk about how its aged, the comparisons to other books, and what sets it apart from other post-apocalyptic comics! They also review House of X #1 and Valkryie: Jane Foster #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Delver #5
  • Collapser #1
  • Jimmy Olson #1
  • Sword Master #1
  • Valkyrie: Jane Foster #1
  • House of X #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Y: The Last Man Vol 1-5 by Brian K Vaughan & Pia Guerra
Episode 241: The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling by Aubrey Sitterson & Chris Moreno

241 – The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling by Sitterson & Moreno

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are back from a long break and are talking a bunch of wrestling this week, including The Comic Book Story of Professional Wresting. They talk about the excellent cartooning, its comprehensive nature, and about why pro wrestling appeals to them. They also review Lois Lane #1 and The Walking Dead #193!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Young Guns Sketchbook #1
  • Test #1
  • Faithless #3
  • Black Hammer/Justice League: Hammer of Justice #1
  • Lois Lane #1
  • Walking Dead #193

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling by Sitterson & Moreno

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Y: The Last Man by Vaughan & Guerra

Pod People on WMQ Comics

240 – Check Please Book 1 by Ngozi Ukazu

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking Check Please by Ngozi Ukazo this week! They talk about masculinity, sports, and escapist fiction. They also review Silver Surfer Black #1 and Ignited #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Silver Surfer Black #1
  • Spider-Man Life Story #4
  • Event Leviathan #1
  • Ignited #1
  • Sonata #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Check Please Book 1 by Ngozi Ukazu

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – The Comic Book History of Professional Wrestling by Aubrey Sitterson & Chris Moreno