In this outing, Image founders head for home, wall-crawlers head back to the big screen, X-Men head back to Earth, DCâ€™s Big Three head for trouble, the next big thing is twenty years ago, and we tackle head on one of the worldâ€™s great conundrums: Can Loganâ€™s claws pierce Steve Rogers’ shield? Plus, a look back at Frank Millerâ€™s opus. All this and much much more on this, as the podcast reaches the age of majority.[podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers_18.mp3[/podcast]
Show Notes After The Jump.
Todd McFarlane and Whilce Portacio Return to Spawn
Captain America appearance in the Hulk?
Will Sam Raimi Direct Spider-Man 4?
Rodrigo: Marvel 1985 #1 (Marvel Comics)
Before SECRET INVASIONâ€¦before WORLD WAR HULKâ€¦before CIVIL WARâ€¦ The most powerful super-villains in the Marvel Universe gather their might to wreak havoc on the one place theyâ€™ve never before set footâ€”YOUR WORLD! As mankindâ€™s enemies cut a swath of destruction with unprecedented ferocity and ruthlessness, the fate of the planet rests in the hands of one person: Toby, a 13-year-old boy who holds the key to uniting his comic-book idols, the Marvel Heroes! Superstars Mark Millar (CIVIL WAR, FANTASTIC FOUR) and Tommy Lee Edwards (BULLET POINTS, The Question) deliver a Marvel Event the likes of which youâ€™ve never seen!
CARDSTOCK COVER/Rated T+ â€¦$3.99
Stephen: Trinity #1 (DC Comics)
DC’s new weekly series TRINITY explodes in an extra-sized debut issue featuring art by fan-favorite Mark Bagley (Ultimate Spider-Man) and Art Thibert with lead stories and dialogue by Kurt Busiek (SUPERMAN, ASTRO CITY)!
The lead feature explores the unusual bond â€” and importance â€” of DC’s top three characters, Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman, as a mysterious dream links them together and may prophesy important changes in their trinity!
Plus, a co-feature in issue #1 explores the mysterious connection between several villains who are watching the Trinity â€”as well as the near future for these characters and their surrounding world! Co-features in issues #2-4 fill in back-story on some of the other important players in this major storyline.
YOU CAN WIN THE FIRST ISSUE OF DC’S TRINITY BY FOLLOWING THE IN-SHOW REQUIREMENTS!
Matthew: Giant Size Astonishing X-Men #1
Too big to be contained in a normal issue, the grand finale of Joss Whedon (Buffy, Firefly) and John Cassadayâ€™s (CAPTAIN AMERICA, Planetary) landmark run is right here! The powerlords of Breakworld bring the fight to Earth. Can the X-Men stop them from destroying the whole planet? Will the Avengers join their fight? What we do know is this: one of the X-Men wonâ€™t walk away from this fight. Plus spotlight interviews with Whedon and Cassaday!
Rated T+ â€¦$4.99
QUESTION OF THE WEEK
Best Comic Book Weapon
B) Green Lanternâ€™s Ring
C) Wolverineâ€™s Claws
D) Captain Americaâ€™s Shield
E) Doc Ockâ€™s Tentacles
F) Iron Manâ€™s Suit
G) The Right Hand of Doom
H) Pumpkin Bombs
I) The Witchblade
J) Captain Coldâ€™s Freeze Gun
Take the Poll
TRADE PAPERBACK REVIEW
The Dark Knight Returns
Bruce Wayne is close to being a broken man but something is keeping him sane: the need to see change and the belief that he can orchestrate some of that change. Batman is back. The Dark Knight has returned.
Contact us at email@example.com
A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.