Episode 17: Wolverine #52

Back to the world of X-Men and a comic that’s kind of special as it’s not only the first X-Men related title I ever bought, it’s one of the first comics I ever bought period. The last Wolverine issue was the first X-Men related comic to be acquitted of 90s era awfulness, so will this one also get through unscathed?

Listen to Episode 17: Wolverine #52.

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Finally, a reminder that the podcast theme song is by Erica Driesbach,and you can find more of her work at her website right here.

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Episode 16: Pitt #1&2

It’s Image time once more, and I’m bringing back the double bill as we take a look at the first two issues of Dale Keown’s Grey Hulk… I mean Pitt. This is the first example we’ve come across of a the trend of Image characters being clear analogs/rip-offs of comics that the creators were working on prior to joining Image, and it won’t be the last.

Listen to Episode 16: Pitt #1&2.

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You can subscribe to the Council of Geeks Podcast, home of 90s Comics Retrial on iTunes or on Stitcher.

And now for some are samples from artist/creator Dale Keown and scripter Brian Hotton.

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Somehow they couldn’t get Marvel to bite on the biker thug version of Hulk so they took it Image instead.

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“@$$#*!#” What on earth could that mean??? I cannot crack this ingenious code!

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A no-prize for the first person who can explain to me what in the hell just happened to Harras’ face.

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That explosion was pretty targeted when it came to clothing destruction. Also it’s great to see that Harras knows to squat and lift with her legs.

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Pitt didn’t think being sprayed with purple and green silly string was a great way to kick off his surprise party.

Finally, a reminder that the podcast theme song is by Erica Driesbach,and you can find more of her work at her website right here.

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