Episode 121: Inexplicably Gwen Stacy

This week Luke and Devin are back to cover Chris Claremont on Exiles as there are lots of continuity gaps and an overall poor development of the story beats. Hooray!

Universes and Issues Explored:

  • Earth-187319 – Exiles 95-98

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Episode 104: Heroes Reborn: Part 1: Truths and Liefelds


This week Luke and Devin start their long journey into the world of Heroes Reborn – what happens when two artists who left Marvel for their own lines of comics come back and are given top tier books. The guys take on one of the most maligned comic events ever – and find that it isn’t as bad as the reputation.

Universes and Issues Explored:

  • Counter-Earth – Captain America #1-6, The Avengers #1-6, Fantastic Four #1-6, Iron Man #1-6

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Episode 103: 1 2 Fantastic Four

This week Luke and Devin accidentally talk about a non-alternate universe comic about the Fantastic Four, the bad aging of some comics, and then a pretty good Doom What If comic!

Universes and Issues Explored:

  • Earth-616: Fantastic Four: 1 2 3 4 #1-4
  • Earth-523003: What If Doctor Doom Became The Thing

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Episode 75: A House Of M Divided


Luke and Devin discuss all of the tie-ins for The House of M and try to construct some variety of logic around what happened.

Universes and Issues Explored: 

  • Earth58163 – House of M: Spider-Man, House of M: Iron Man, House of M: Fantastic Four, Incredible Hulk #83-86, Hulk: Broken Worlds – Punnyville, Uncanny X-men #462-465, New Thunderbolts #11, House of M: Mutopia, Wolverine #33-35, New X-men: Academy X #16-19, Cable & Deadpool #17, Black Panther #7, Civil War: House of M, House of M: Avengers, House of M: Masters of Evil

Notes

  • Luke’s sister was nice enough to edit this episode.

Our theme music is by Vibe Leviathan and our cover art is by Kyle Latino.

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Episode 60: Bridge to Nowhere

Luke and Devin discuss Jonathan Hickman’s Dark Reign: Fantastic Four, gaze into some more alternate Civil Wars, express more opinions on Reed Richards, and just generally have an easier week before Age of Apocalypse starts next week.

Our cover art is by Kyle Latino and our theme song is by Vibe Leviathan.

Universes and Issues Explored: 

  • Earth-?s – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #1-5
  • Earth-155- Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #2
  • Earth-3490 – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #2
  • Earth-1,789,002 – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #2
  • Earth-26 – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #2
  • Earth-1735- Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #2
  • Earth-976 – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #3
  • Earth-5531- Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #3
  • Earth-231 – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #3
  • Earth-538 – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #4
  • Earth-29007 – Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #4
  • Earth-2981- Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #4
  • Earth-3290- Dark Reign: Fantastic Four #4

Notes

  • I was wrong, while Journey Into Misery has covered Hickman’s FF, they haven’t covered the runs prior to it. But here is a link to their coverage of Hickman’s FF (which we will cover in more detail eventually).

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Episode 46: Fury and Dum-Dum In Mouse Land

In which Luke and Devin rejoin the Exiles as they are joined by Namora who ripped apart a shark as a kid, Johnny Storm worries about his sexuality, Mimic actually has good ideas and Impossible Man has a little something special for people with the inanimate object fetish – and nightmares for everyone else.

Universes and Issues Explored: 

  1. Earth-616 – Exiles Vol 1 #46-48
  2. Earth-14845 – Exiles Vol 1 #49

Notes:

  • No notes, just remember to comment and leave reviews and leave emails.

Our theme music is by Vibe Leviathan and our podcast is by Kyle Latino!

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Knockoff Cronenberg Fantastic Four With StrucciMovies

SPOILERS AHEAD! Luke sits down with Shannon Strucci from Strucci Movies to talk about the Josh Trank Fantastic Four movie and the amount of wigs in the movie.

Notes:

  • The movie Luke couldn’t remember is called Shadows On The Wall. It was pretty good.
  • Toby Kebbell (Victor Von Doom) was not in Chronicle. Dane DeHaan was Harry Osborn in Amazing Spider-man 2.
  • Find Shannon Strucci on twitter @plentyofalcoves and see her project So You Want To Be A Film Nerd with the Twitter located @struccimovies.

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Episode 21: Fantastic 7 And Also Ultra Woman

Luke and Devin examine two more What If’s starring the first family of Marvel to tie into the movie because showtime synergy! Also Johnny Storm becomes a Mandroid.

Universes and Issues Explored:

  1. Earth-7712 – What If Vol 1 #6
  2. Earth-1228 – What If Vol 1 #11

Notes:

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Episode 1: Replace the Girls with Spider-men

Luke and Devin discuss the first What If, Spider-man replaces all of the women, Namor is aquatic Ron Swanson and maybe there is too much voice modulation – at least in this universe.

Universes and Issues Explored:

What If Vol. 1 #1 – Earth-772 (not 722)
What If Spider-man Joined the Fantastic Four

What If Vol. 1 #21 – Earth-772(?)
What If Invisible Girl of the Fantastic Four Married the Sub-Mariner

Summarized:
What If Vol. 2 #35 – Earth ?
Paradise X Heralds #1 – Earth-1123
Superior Spider-man #32 – Earth-? (Spider-verse cameo)