Major Spoilers Podcast #553: Starman Omnibus 5

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast, Rodrigo is away, which means it’s time once again to crack open a Starman Omnibus and give a look-see. Also, Vin Diesel is Groot, Paul Rudd is Ant-Man, and comics are reviewed.


NEWS
Paul Rudd is Ant-Man
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REVIEWS
STEPHEN
Deceivers #1
Writer: Steven Grant
Artist: Jose Cardona Blasi
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Lincoln McCord and Prince Adony Zaruka are two American con men living abroad in Europe, posing as an oil magnate and the descendant of long-lost royalty to live the high life by leeching off the European elite. But when an international thief begins wreaking havoc on their marks, the deceivers are enlisted by a rogue CIA agent to help entrap him.

Rating: ★★★☆☆

MATTHEW
Illegitimates #1
Writers: Taran Killam, Marc Andreyko
Artists: Kevin Sharpe, Diana Geenhaigh
Publisher: IDW Publishing
Jack Steele: World renowned agent of OLYMPUS, super-spy, debonair, lover of ladies, man-slut. While facing off with his arch-nemesis, Viktor Dannikor, Steele faces his biggest defeat, but who will take his place? Olympus scrambles to find not one, but FIVE newbie agents to fill the void and, unbeknownst to them, they share a common thread. Can these five strangers embrace their fates and come together to save the world? They are THE ILLEGITIMATES! And if you called them bastards…. you’d be absolutely right!

Rating: ★★★½☆

RODRIGO
OUT

ZACH
OUT

Major Spoilers Poll of the Week
It’s the holidays, which means things are kind of slow around the Major Spoilers HQ, and with the Matthew and Zach fighting over who got the better holiday gift, we might as well do another fighty-fighty poll of the week.

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Who Would Win In A Fight?

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Discussion:
Starman Omnibus Volume 5

The acclaimed series STARMAN, starring a Gen-X super hero from the 1990s, is re-presented in high quality format. In this volume, Starman embarks on a personal space odyssey to find the long lost brother of his girlfriend. But when a chance encounter sends Starman sprawling through time, Jack ends up sharing an adventure with the futuristic Legion of Super-Heroes, battling aliens alongside Adam Strange and meeting Superman’s father on a still intact planet Krypton.

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