70 mins. We talk about Thor and bicker about the classic superhero epic Kingdom Come. Also The Big Bang Theory, Star Trek: The Next Generation and hiding Easter eggs.
Stan Sakai, the creator of Usagi Yojimbo gets honoured
John Constantine, AKA Hellblazer come sto the mainstream DC Universe
6:25 WHAT WE’VE BEEN READING
The fun, all-ages debut of Super Dinosaur by Robert Kirkman and Jasonn Howard
The lukewarm return of the Dark Horse Presents anthology
Patrick McEown’s experimental No Escape
23:20 THOR MOVIE REVIEW
Kris saw the film in unnecessary 3D and was slightly underwhelmed by the god of thunder’s cinematic adventures. The action is loud, but the romance is well handled.
35:52 FEATURE REVIEW-KINGDOM COME
We pleasantly argue about this 1996 mini-series from DC Comics by Mark Waid and Alex Ross that features a retired Superman in the future returning to teach a careless younger generation of “heroes” a thing or two about justice. Dramatic art, biblical undertones and a massive cast of well known and new characters ensue.