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Episode 296: God Loves, Man Kills by Chris Claremont & Brent Anderson

296 – God Loves, Man Kills by Claremont & Anderson

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about the seminal X-Men graphic novel this week! They talk about the prevalence of social issues in comics, if the X-Men are still equipped to handle these issues, and how important politics are to all of comic books. They also review Mazebook #1 and Dark Ages #1!

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Rorschach by Tom King and Jorge Fornes

Episode 295: The Way of the Househusband Vol 1-5 by Kousuke Oono

295 – The Way of the Househusband Vol 1-5 by Kousuke Oono

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie talk about The Way of the Househusband this week! They talk about the incredible gags, the juxtaposition of a former yakuza in domestic situations, and the great art! They also review The Trial of Magneto #1 and Pennyworth #1!

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • The Way of the Househusband Vol 1-5 by Kousuke Oono

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – X-Men: God Loves, Man Kills by Claremont and Anderson

237- Man-Eaters Vol 1 by Chelsea Cain & Kate Niemczyk

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Man-Eaters this week! They talk about werecats, Cain’s history with Marvel, and the abundant satirical ads in the comic. They also review DCeased #1 and Gogor#1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • DCeased #1
  • DC’s Year of the Villain Special #1
  • Delver #3
  • Gogor #1
  • Ghost Tree #1
  • Nobody is in Control #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Man-Eaters Vol 1 by Chelsea Cain & Kate Niemczyk

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Infidel by Pichetshote & Campbell

236: Runaways Vol 1-2 by Rainbow Rowell & Kris Anka

236 – Runaways Vol 1-2 by Rainbow Rowell & Kris Anka

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about the Runaways this week! They talk about the pacing, Kris Anka’s beautiful character designs, and theories of art! They also review Faithless #1 and Mary Shelley Monster Hunter #1!

Floppies Fortnightly

  • Faithless #1
  • Magnificent Ms. Marvel #2
  • Mary Shelley Monster Hunter #1
  • Fairlady #1
  • Spider-Man: Life Story #2

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Runaways Vol 1-2 by Rainbow Rowell & Kris Anka

Next time in Nerd Boy Book Club – Maneaters Vol 1 by Chelsea Cain & Kate Niemczyk

Episode 179: The Nightly News by Jonathan Hickman

179 – The Nightly News by Jonathan Hickman

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are talking about Jonathan Hickman’s The Nightly News this week! They discuss its only more topical nature, Hickman’s entry into comics, and discuss the change in the comics culture in the past ten years! They also review Grass Kings #1 and IvX #6!

Weekly Floppies

  • Man Thing #1
  • Kingpin #2
  • IvX #6
  • Grass Kings #1
  • Copperhead #11

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • The Nightly News by Jonathan Hickman

Next week in Nerd Boy Book Club – The Immortal Iron Fist: The Complete Collection Vol 1 by Matt Fraction, Ed Brubaker, and David Aja!

Episode 174: Saga Vol 5 - 6 by Fiona Staples and Brian K Vaughan

174 – Saga Vol 5-6 by Fiona Staples & Brian K Vaughan

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie discuss Staples and Vaughan’s Saga this week! They talk about the overall shape of the story, Staple’s utterly unique qualities as an artist, and Vaughan’s legacy as a writer! They also review Bullseye #1 and Monsters Unleashed #2!

Weekly Floppies

  • Monsters Unleashed #2
  • Bullseye #1
  • The Flintstones #8
  • Batman #16
  • The Walking Dead #163

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Saga Vol 5-6 by Fiona Staples and Brian K Vaughan

Next week in Nerd Boy Book Club – Shutter Vol 1-4 by Joe Keatinge & Leila Del Duca

Episode 170: The 2016 Handies Awards

170 – The Fourth Annual Handsome Boys Comics Hour Handies Awards

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are awarding the best in comics in 2016 in the Fourth Annual Handsome Boys Comics Hour Handies Awards! They talk about the best, the worst, and the most surprising in comics this past year!

Weekly Floppies

  • Justice League vs Suicide Squad #1
  • Hulk #1
  • Mother Panic #2
  • Savage #2
  • Civil War II #8

Next week in Nerd Boy Book Club: Diesel: Ignition by Tyson Hesse!

Episode 132: Batman: The Black Mirror by Scott Snyder, Jock, and Francesco Francavilla

132 – Batman: The Black Mirror by Snyder, Jock, and Francavilla

Hey Handsomites! Eric and Robbie are back again, this time discussing one of the last pre-New 52 Batman stories, The Black Mirror! They talk about Dick Grayson as Batman, their feelings about Batman, and the art of Jock and Francavilla! They also review Mirror #1 and Spider-Man #1!

Weekly Floppies

  • Mirror #1
  • Spider-Man #1
  • Interceptor #1
  • Deadpool & the Mercs for Money #1
  • Dejah Thoris #1

Nerd Boy Book Club

  • Batman: The Black Mirror by Snyder, Jock, and Francavilla

Next Week in Nerd Boy Book Club – The Wicked and Divine Vol. 1-3 by Gillen & McKelvie!