Episode 35: Aliens Colonial Marines #1

Even as Fox was unleashing Alien 3 to annoy fans the world over, Dark Horse seemed to realize that there was much more mileage to be had in sticking to the parts of the first sequel that folks seemed to like. Thus was birthed Aliens Colonial Marines. It was well remembered enough that the brand name carried through to a more recent video game (which was so bad that people sued each other over who was the blame for it.) Let’s see if the comic book holds up at all.

Listen to Episode 35: Aliens Colonial Marines #1.

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I told you not to play fetch with the grenades!

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

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Episode 34: X-Men 2099 #1

We’ve put it off long enough. It’s time for host Nathaniel Wayne to take a look at one of the most 90s things to come out of Marvel: the 2099 line. An excuse to get even more outlandish than the company was already doing with far future versions of established characters (and also something called “Ravage” for some reason.) We kick it off with a glimpse at what’s changed for mutantkind in the future… spoiler, it’s not very much.

Listen to Episode 34: X-Men 2099 #1.

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

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

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