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Comic Issues #233 – From Archie to Zombies

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Comic Issues #233 – From Archie to Zombies

Since this week was fairly light on BNN (Breaking Nerd News) we’re just going to fill an hour with a metric ton of comics, from Secret Wars to Cyborg, Zombies to Lanterns, Enterprise to…Archie? Which we really liked?

Listen in as we break down Marvel Zombies #2, Cyborg #1, Hawkeye #4, Star Trek / Green Lantern #1, and the All-New Archie #1, with art by the ever-amazing Fiona Staples.

And mark your calendars for August 22, 12:30 at Nerd Con in Escondido, we’ll be having a live show! Come be a part of the recording and get candy thrown at you!

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Comic Issues #219 – The Force Awakens Every Geek Everywhere

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Comic Issues #219 – The Force Awakens Every Geek Everywhere

There was no way around it, this week Anthony and Elizabeth talk about last week’s Star Wars VII The Force Awakens 2nd teaser and all of the shenanigans that came out of Star Wars Celebration. Together they swoon over the downed Star Destroyer, debate who’s making the lightsaber hand-off, and ponder the ways of The Force. Along the road the podcasting dynamic duo also pick up a dusty hitchiker named Batman v Superman and Anthony discusses his possible insanity.

Also on this week’s reading pile is Convergence #2, Thor #7, Windeblade #2, and Archie vs Predator #1!

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Review: Afterlife with Archie

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Review: Afterlife with Archie

The elements of the story are all familiar: a tragic accident, a grieving loved one, a forbidden magic spell to bring the dead back to life. What starts out with the best intentions ends with an entire town under attack by a hoard of zombies. The difference here is that this isn’t Stephen King or another Night of the Living Dead clone, it’s Archie and the gang, with Sabrina the Teenage Witch breaking the rules to raise Jughead’s beloved pup Hot Dog from the grave. Afterlife with Archie has been running for a few months now, but a reprint run started on October 22 and I stumbled across the graphic novel for the first time a week before Halloween. How could I not pick this up?

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Movie Issues: Josie and the Pussycats

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Movie Issues: Josie and the Pussycats

Still giving love to movies with heavy music influence, the guys found themselves in Riverdale this week, watching 2001’s Josie and the Pussycats.

This movie really is a time capsule of the early 2000s pop music crazy we all found ourselves trapped in during those halcyon days. We look back at cartoons turned into live action movies, Archie comics and discuss how Tara Reid has survived this long.

So come on and download us! You know you want too! Everyone is doing it!  Read On