Category Archives: Episodes

Episode 268: Immortal Hulk Vol 3-6 by Al Ewing & Joe Bennett

268 – Immortal Hulk Vol 3-6 by Al Ewing & Joe Bennett

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about more Immortal Hulk this episode! They touch on the depth to the book’s insanity, the surprising themes, and Bennett’s horrifying art. They also review Empyre #1 and #2!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Bliss #1
  • Empyre #1
  • Empyre #2
  • Lords of Empyre: Emperor Hulkling #1
  • Giant Size X-Men: Magneto #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Immortal Hulk Vol 3-6 by Al Ewing & Joe Bennett

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Coda Vol 1-3 by Simon Spurrier & Matias Bergara

Episode 267: Secret Warriors Vol 1-6 by Jonathan Hickman, Stefano Caselli, & Alessandro Vitti

267 – Secret Warriors Vol 1-6 by Hickman, Caselli, & Vitti

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Secret Warriors this week! They compare Caselli and Vitti’s art, talk about how Hickman has grown as a writer, and discuss the rarity of good Nick Fury stories. They also review Empyre #0: Fantastic Four and Harley Quinn Black White & Red #3!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Empyre #0: Fantastic Four
  • Harley Quinn Black White Red #3
  • The Goddamned: The Virgin Brides #1
  • Hindsight #1
  • Devil’s Highway #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Secret Warriors Vol 1-6 by Hickman, Caselli, & Vitti

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Immortal Hulk Vol 3-6 by Al Ewing & Joe Bennett

Episode 266: Mob Psycho 100 Vol 1-4 by ONE

266 – Mob Psycho 100 Vol 1-4 by ONE

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Mob Psycho 100 this week! They discuss non-western storytelling, ONE’s art style, and the uniqueness of the themes. They also review Batman The Smile Killer #1 and Bleed Them Dry #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Empyre #0: Avengers
  • Batman: The Smile Killer #1
  • That Texas Blood  #1
  • Bleed Them Dry #1
  • The Black Rubric #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

Mob Psycho 100 Vol 1-4 by ONE

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Secret Warriors Vol 1-6 by Hickman and Caselli

Episode 265: Dark Nights: Metal by Snyder & Capullo

265 – Dark Nights: Metal by Scott Snyder & Greg Capullo

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie talk about Dark Nights: Metal by Snyder and Capullo! They talk about the lack of storytelling, the power of event comics, and the wrong kind of big and stupid. They also review The Death of Nancy Drew #1 and Old Haunts #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • New Mutants #10
  • Nancy Drew & The Hardy Boys: The Death of Nancy Drew #1
  • The Boys: Dear Becky #1
  • Old Haunts #1
  • Decorum #2

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Dark Nights: Metal by Scott Snyder & Greg Capullo

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Mob Psycho 100 Vol 1-4 by ONE

Episode 264: One Punch Man by One and Range Murata

264 – One Punch Man Vol 1-5 by ONE & Yusuke Murata

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about One Punch Man this week! They discuss consecutive normal punches, shonen tropes, and how it compares to western superhero traditions. They also review Avengers #33, Rogue Planet #1, and The Crossing #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Avengers #33
  • Venom #25
  • Rogue Planet #1
  • The Crossing #1
  • Valhalla Awaits #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • One Punch Man Vol 1-5 by ONE & Yusuke Murata

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Dark Nights: Metal by Scott Snyder & Greg Capullo

Episode 263: Gotham Academy Vol 1-3 by Becky Cloonan, Karl Kerschl, Mingjue Helen Chen, et al

263 – Gotham Academy Vol 1-3 by Cloonan, Fletcher, & Kerschl

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Gotham Academy this week! They talk about how comics have changed in the short five years since it debuted, discuss the supporting cast, and touch on the overall tone of the book. They also review millenium #1 and Poe Noir #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Millenium #1
  • Poe Noir
  • Lonely God’s Shadow #1
  • Youth #1
  • Meta #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Gotham Academy Vol 1-3 by Cloonan, Fletcher, & Kerschl

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – One Punch Man Vol 1-5 by Yusuke Murata

Episode 262: James Bond Vol 1-2 by Warren Ellis & Jason Masters

262 – James Bond Vol 1-2 by Ellis & Masters

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about James Bond today! They discuss Ellis’ ability in craft, Masters’ skill in drawing action scenes, and the mythos behind the Bond character. They also review GR-8 #1 and The Wolf and the Crow #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • GR-8 #1
  • Tickets to Terror #1
  • The Wolf and the Crow #1
  • Space is Awful #1
  • Hacksaw Jim Duggan #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • James Bond Vol 1-2 by Warren Ellis & Jason Masters

Next week in Nerd Boy Book Club – Gotham Academy Vol 1-3

Episode 261: Witch Hat Atelier Vol 1-3 by Shirahama Kamome

261 – Witch Hat Atelier Vol 1-3 by Kamome Shirahama

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Witch Hat Atelier this week! They discuss Shirahama’s influences, the cuteness of the characters and story, and the masterful art. They also review FAB #1 and Beast Heart! Strikers #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Fab #1
  • North #1
  • Beast Heart Strikers #1
  • Godhark #0
  • Streamliner #1: Bye-bye Lisa Dora

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Witch Hat Atelier Vol 1-3 by Kamome Shirahama

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – James Bond Vol 1-2 by Ellis & Masters