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Caffeinated Comics – Action Comics 1000

The oldest comic book ever just got older! Jon and Steven discuss the legacy of the first superhero comic, whether there are classic stories in it, what impact Superman has had on the comic book industry and why series renumber themselves. Plus, a “Smallville” actress is arrested for running a sex cult. Because 2018.

By |April 25th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – Fantastic Four Returns

After three years, Dan Slott brings back Marvel’s first family! Jon and Steven discuss the role Stan Lee and Jack Kirby’ original creation plays in the Marvel Universe, what impact they might have on the movies when the Fox/Disney deal goes through and why Doctor Doom is the center of the Marvel Universe. Plus, […]

By |April 16th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – C2E2 Retailercast

Steven stops by the studio in between visits to McCormick Place to talk the biggest Chicago convention of 2018! What happens at the privately guarded retailer summit? How do Dan DiDio and C.B. Cebulski connect with retailers? Why has there never been a national chain of comic book stores? Plus, who’s responsible for the […]

By |April 9th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – X Files: the Finalecast

Did we get the whole truth? Lauren Faits rejoins us to close the 25 year saga. How does this comeback measure against “Roseanne” and “Star Trek: Discovery”? And, what’s more important, nostalgia or a satisfying conclusion?

By |April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – Deadpool Infinitycast

Two major Marvel trailers are out! Jon and Steven discuss the expanded budget of a sequel for a movie intended to be a cult hit, the balance of spoilers vs the excitement of new footage and how Jonathan Hickman may have influenced the biggest superhero movie off all time.

By |March 26th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – Toys R Us RIPcast

The last of the big toy chains is gone. Mike Caplan, owner of Mr. Wayne’s Pop Culture Collectibles and Steven share insights of how the loss of the anchor store affects small businesses. Jon tells stories of how growing up changed his relationship with the franchise and all three compare Geoffrey’s demise with the […]

By |March 19th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – JoCo Cruisecast

Jon’s out to sea! Bill Monroe takes Jon for his first geek cruise to Mexico and they record several check-in podcasts in between events. Panels! Performances! Karaoke! Tequila! Plus, what it’s like to live in the grey area between convention and summer camp and how to be neighborly to Will Wheaton, Maria Bamford, Matt […]

By |March 13th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – Magnificentcast

Steven published a graphic novel! He and Dani Romero tell Jon about the nine-year process creating the hardcover, his influences shining through his work, how Kickstarter made a difference and the freedom of drawing in a “cover band”.

By |March 5th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – SNLcast

Live from the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago! Jon and Steven talk to curator Wally Podrazik about the new interactive exhibit of a television milestone. Wally discusses the impact a show with such history can have on current events, his own experiences in the studio audience and how the exhibit takes you through […]

By |February 26th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – Black Panther

Marvel’s first all African-American film is out! Is there anything to dislike about this film? Jon, Steven gush over the unique tone and three dimensional characters while Davis Miller finds some issues and immediately feels bad about it. Plus, the drawings are fighting!

By |February 20th, 2018|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments