This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: 4 Kids Walk Into A Bank, and things get really dark. Archie Comics #30, Red Sonja/Tarzan #1, and The Mainstream #1 all get reviewed, plus we talk about why so many people are upset about the Venom trailer.

The first Venom trailer is here

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Writers: Mark Waid, Ian Flynn
Artists: Audrey Mok, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Jack Morelli
Publisher: Archie Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: April 25, 2018
It’s the run-up to the most important event in the gang’s lives—the spring dance! Who’s going with whom? Who’s NOT going with whom? And how will Archie end up tanking the whole night?

Rating: ★★★★★

Writer: Gail Simone
Artist:Walter Geovani
Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment
Cover Price: $3.99
Release: May 2, 2018
The She-Devil with a Sword meets the Lord of the Jungle! Eson Duul is an evil man. The mere mention of his name makes powerful quake with fear. He has no regard for life, including that of man. But he may finally have met his match when he finds himself up against Red Sonja and Tarzan!

Rating: ★★★★☆

The Mainstream #1
Writer: Michael Dolce & Talent Caldwell
Artist:Tony Moy
Publisher: Zenescope
Cover Price: 3.99
Release Date:April 18, 2018
There are people on this Earth that do not belong. It’s up to a Chicago detective and a covert, inter-dimensional police force to send them back where they came from.

Rating: ★★½☆☆


Major Spoilers Poll of the Week: Marx Brothers Edition

Writer: Matthew Rosenberg
Artist: Tyler Boss
Publisher: Black Mask Studios
Cover Price: $14.99
4 KIDS WALK INTO A BANK is the darkly comedic story of four burgeoning child criminals and their elaborate plans.
When a group of bumbling criminals show up in her father’s life looking to pull one last job, young Paige has two choices – let her father get caught up in their criminal hijinks or enlist her three best friends to do the job first. Paige picks the bad one.
180ish pages of full color comic-booking about friendship, family, growing up, and grand larceny from rising star writer Matthew Rosenberg and equally rising star artist Tyler Boss.

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Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment. You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...

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