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Caffeinated Comics – Bad Dadcast

It’s Father’s Day! So why do so many dads in comics suck? Jon, Steven and Stu McLean discuss the dead dads, the evil dads and the ones that run away to space. Also, why do we cling to lame characters that everyone else hates?

By |June 18th, 2017|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – Adam Westcast

Adam West has passed away at age 88. Jon and Steven discuss his slow burning comeback, the unsold pilot from Conan O’Brien “Lookwell” and how he was everyone’s introduction to superheroes. Also, the “Black Panther” trailer and Joss Whedon remakes “Justice League”.

By |June 11th, 2017|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – Wonder Woman

Two months ago it was called a “trainwreck”. Now they say “Wonder Woman” is the best DC movie ever. Jon, Steven, Lisa Brown and Tina Canfield weigh in. They discuss editing choices in the third act, how faithfully the script reflects 75 years of the character and if DC is finally catching up to […]

Caffeinated Comics – Alternate Realitycast

After a lengthy discussion on how Joss Whedon can affect “Justice League” months before its release, Jon, Steven and Davis Miller look into alternate reality comics. Are they a chance to stretch creatively or a waste of effort in terms of continuity? Is “The Age of Apocalypse” the biggest “What If” story ever? Also, […]

Caffeinated Comics – Alien Covenant

Ridley Scott returns once again to the Alien franchise! Jon and Steven discuss the connections to “Prometheus”, the foolish decisions of characters in horror prequels and just why the director decided to make a third Alien film instead of the second “Blade Runner”. Plus, Hellboy gets a reboot.

Caffeinated Comics – Karl Kesel

Karl Kesel is bringing back his creator owned series after 17 years! He and Tom Grummett are rereleasing the three issues of their Image series “Section Zero” and completing the story as a Kickstarter graphic novel. Jon discusses the history of the series with the legendary artist, the tone he brings to work like […]

Caffeinated Comics – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

SPOILERS! The most anticipated movie of 2017 is out! Jon, Steven, Elliot Serrano and Marco Garcia discuss the evidence of James Gunn’s style movie within Marvel, the unlimited use of music and the audacity to create a self contained story in a shared universe. Plus, young Kurt Russell!

Caffeinated Comics – Bane Conquestcast

Bane is back in the hand of his creators! Chuck Dixon joins Jon to talk the influence of his 90’s character across the comic universe and into animation and films. Then the writer discusses his plans with Graham Nolan for the 12 issue series “Bane Conquest”! Plus, how he translated the non fiction exploration […]

By |April 30th, 2017|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – C2E2 Prepcast

It’s time for the 2017 Chicago convention! Steven tells Jon how a retailer prepares for a show, from budgeting the man-hours to stocking the shelves. Also, what’s it’s like to be on the other side of the table at a big con.

By |April 23rd, 2017|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments

Caffeinated Comics – MST3K The Returncast

After 18 years and one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns in history, Mystery Science Theater 3000 is back! Jon and Bill Monroe talk what made the show important to geek comedy in the 90’s and how the Netflix series captures a tone that even Rifftrax couldn’t. Plus, Doctor Who comes back after 18 […]

By |April 16th, 2017|Categories: Caffeinated Comics, Caffeinated Comics Blog, Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player||0 Comments