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Movie Issues: Street Fighter

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Movie Issues: Street Fighter

In our final week of watching good actors doing bad movies, Spooky picked 1994s Street Fighter. I know your thinking, there’s no one good in that, but there is. You’ll just have to listen to find out who. But over all what a terrible flick. So please download as Spooky tried to convince Leland that this isn’t as bad as the world thinks.

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Comic Issues #145 – ALL the games

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Comic Issues #145 – ALL the games

On the eve of the PlayStation 4 release we could have just talked about PlayStation games. Or we could talk about all the games, which is a lot more fun.

Join our heroes and heroine and special guest, writer and gaming expert J. Bear (known to his friends as Jordan, and to his enemies as Mr. High School Musical) in a massive next-gen rant as they geek out about tons of great games, past, present and future, and their hopes for the upcoming consoles.

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Comic Issuses #144 – Baby Crazy

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Comic Issuses #144 – Baby Crazy

This week the crew is joined by the lovable Jeane Ess (“Genius”) from Classics Without All The Class together her and Andrew talk about raising their little geeklings.  Along the way everyone talks about their own nerdy upbringing and how to keep their offspring on the geeky path.  Together the hard hitting questions are asked, why are the girl toy isles pink? Where are all the tough girls in the action cartoons? And why are girls 50% of the population but still represent so little of the geek voice?

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Comic Issues #143 – Halloween Wrap-Up

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Comic Issues #143 – Halloween Wrap-Up

We intended to talk about all sorts of things on this podcast. But once we started talking about our Halloweens, we just couldn’t stop.

Join our heroes and heroine as we debrief on Halloween 2013, including, most importantly, the winners for the Comic Issues Pumpkin Contest!

We also tease some people about their age, and some people about their “game.” No punches are pulled on this one.

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Comic Issues #142 – ‘Tis the Spooking Season

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Comic Issues #142 – ‘Tis the Spooking Season

Joined by Movie Issues’ Ghost Host with the Most, Leland, this week the crew find the true spirit of Halloween.  Before that though everyone nerdgasms all over last week’s Captain America 2 trailer and Anthony defends 6 seconds of X-Men: Days of Future Past footage.  Along the way we discuss the Top 5 Costumes of 2013, our own favorite costumes growing up, and what exactly the fox is saying…

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Comic Issues #140 – The Anti-Heroes of Podcasting

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Comic Issues #140 – The Anti-Heroes of Podcasting

From Batman to Punisher or Han Solo to Walter White, pop culture has been in love with their anti-heroes for a long time.  This week the crew take a look at some of the most famous, or infamous, anti-heroes of all time.  While at the same time ask, what makes a hero and anti-hero?

The crew also have some fun with new TV coming back and contemplate the shrine that Andrew has of Anthony hidden someone deep inside Casa de Plein.  Listen in on the fun!

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Movie Issues: The Monster Squad

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Movie Issues: The Monster Squad

This week the guys have a monstrous good time by watching one of their childhood favorite movies, 1987s The Monster Squad. You know the movie! Where Dracula, The Wolfman, The Mummy, Frankenstein’s Monster and The Creature all get together to bring evil and darkness to all the world but are stopped by six kids and one scary German guy. Also we talk best and worst Halloween candy. It’s pretty much business as usual. So please download and enjoy!  Read On

Comic Issues #139 – Live at San Diego Comic Fest

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Comic Issues #139 – Live at San Diego Comic Fest

Recorded live at San Diego Comic Fest 2013, with Young Justice: Abduction!

Join our heroes and heroine and special guest Colin Bass as we premiere episode two of Young Justice: Abduction. Then sit back and enjoy a tuna fish sandwich and some Skittles (if you’re with someone generous enough to share them, *het hem* Andrew) while we talk about the plans for a Gotham series on FOX and a Constantine series on NBC.

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Classics Without All the Class Ep #21: The Handmid’s Tale

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Classics Without All the Class Ep #21: The Handmid’s Tale

2013 has been the year of the dystopia and science fiction for CWAtC, as Jared, Jeane, and Karena buckle down to discuss Margaret Atwood’s arguably most famous book, The Handmaid’s Tale. This conversation proves the range of the dystopian genre with how wrong society can go in a variety of ways.   Read On