Comic Shenanigans

Adam Chapman, reviewer for cgmagazine.ca and cxpulp.com, discusses comic books, and related media, both alone and with guests!

March 30th, 2015    

Episode 257: Comic Reviews for March 25 Releases

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For the two-hundred fifty-seventh episode, join Adam Chapman for reviews of comics released Wednesday March 25 2015!

This episode was originally recorded on Monday March 30th 2015.

SPOILER WARNING!!! Comics reviewed this episode include:

BATMAN AND ROBIN #40- 9/10
BATMAN ETERNAL #51- 8/10
DAREDEVIL #14- 9/10
DARTH VADER #3- 6/10
DEATHLOK #6- 7.5/10
DEATHSTROKE #6- 6/10
ELEKTRA #11- 6.5/10
GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #25- 6.5/10
NOVA #28- 8/10
LEGENDARY STAR LORD #10- 7/10
NEW AVENGERS #32- 7.5/10
NEW 52 FUTURES END #47- 6/10

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March 27th, 2015    

Episode 256: A Conversation with Tom DeFalco

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For an extra-sized episode 256, join Adam Chapman as he chats with Tom DeFalco, the acclaimed writer of Amazing Spider-Man, Thor, Thunderstrike, Fantastic Four, Spider-Girl, Green Goblin, and much, much more! 

This episode features discussion on Tom's runs on the FF, Thor, Spider-Man and more, as well as discussion of his time spent as Editor-in-Chief of Marvel Comics!

This episode was originally recorded Tuesday March 24th.

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March 27th, 2015    

Episode 255: Comic Reviews for March 18 Releases

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For the two-hundred fifty-fifth episode, join Adam Chapman for reviews of comics released Wednesday March 18 2015!

This episode was originally recorded on Friday March 27th 2015.

SPOILER WARNING!!! Comics reviewed this episode include:

ALL NEW CAPTAIN AMERICA #5- 8.5/10   
ALL NEW X-MEN #39- 6/10
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #16.1- 8.5/10   
BATMAN ETERNAL #50- 8/10    
BATMAN SUPERMAN #20- 7/10   
GREEN LANTERN NEW GUARDIANS #40- 4/10
HULK #13- 8/10
LOKI AGENT OF ASGARD #12- 7/10   
MOON KNIGHT #13- 8/10   
SUPERMAN #39- 6.5/10

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March 21st, 2015    

Episode 254: Talkin’ Heroclix- Favourite Dials and Sculpts

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For episode 254, join Adam Chapman and returning co-host Nathan Struk for yet another all-new Talkin' Heroclix episode!

For the second week in a row we talk about Heroclix on the podcast!  This episode is a sequel to episodes 10 and 16 from 2012, when we looked at our favourite dials and sculpts from the beginning of Heroclix with Infinity Challenge all the way up to the just-released Marvel and DC 10th Anniversary clix.  This time around, we look at our favourite dials and sculpts from Batman up to Justice League: Trinity War!

This episode was originally recorded Monday March 16th 2015.

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March 21st, 2015    

Episode 253: Comic Reviews for March 11 Releases

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For the two-hundred fifty-third episode, join Adam Chapman for reviews of comics released Wednesday March 11 2015!

This episode was originally recorded on Saturday March 21st 2015.

SPOILER WARNING!!! Comics reviewed this episode include:

ACTION COMICS #40- 7/10
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #16- 5/10    
ANT-MAN #3- 8/10
BATMAN ETERNAL #49- 8/10     
FANTASTIC FOUR #644- 8/10
MILES MORALES ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #11- 8/10
NEW AVENGERS #31- 6/10
NOVA ANNUAL #1- 8.510    
SPIDER-MAN 2099 #10- 6.5/10    
STAR WARS #3- 8.5/10

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March 13th, 2015    

Episode 252: Talkin’ Heroclix

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For episode 252, join Adam Chapman and returning co-host Nathan Struk for a brand-new Talkin' Heroclix episode!

Once again we talk about Heroclix on the Podcast, as Nate makes his first appearance on the show since episode 218 in November.  We talk the recently monthly OP kit dials, look towards the future, and speculate on what Wizkids has in store for players in the rest of 2015. 

This episode was originally recorded Wednesday March 11th 2015.

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March 9th, 2015    

Episode 251: Comic Reviews for March 4 Releases

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For the two-hundred fifty-first episode, join Adam Chapman for reviews of comics released Wednesday March 4 2015!

This episode was originally recorded on Monday March 9th 2015.

SPOILER WARNING!!! Comics reviewed this episode include:

ALL NEW HAWKEYE #1
AVENGERS #42      
AVENGERS WORLD #18
BATMAN ETERNAL #48     
EARTH 2 #32     
EARTH 2 WORLDS END #22     
GRAYSON #8
GREEN LANTERN #40
GUARDIANS TEAM-UP #1
HULK #12
PRINCESS LEIA #1
SPIDER-WOMAN #5     
X-MEN #25

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March 5th, 2015    

Episode 250: A Conversation with Scott Lobdell

Welcome to the Comic Shenanigans Podcast!

For the extra-sized episode 250, join Adam Chapman as he chats with Scott Lobdell, the acclaimed writer of Uncanny X-Men, Generation X, Teen Titans, Red Hood and the Outlaws, and much, much more!  Guest-host Paul Skorez is on board for the first hour and a half of the episode. 

There's discussion of Lobdell's take on the X-Men, the origins of the Age of Apocalypse and Onslaught, as well as discussion surrounding the upcoming Convergence mini-series, as well as Convergence: Blue Beetle.  There's also glimpses ahead at the June-launching Red Hood and Arsenal ongoing, as well as Doomed!

Come enjoy our big anniversary episode with Scott Lobdell!

This episode was originally recorded Monday February 23rd and Monday March 2nd 2015.

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March 2nd, 2015    

Episode 249: Comic Reviews for February 25 Releases

Welcome to the Comic Shenanigans Podcast!

For the two-hundred forty-ninth episode, join Adam Chapman for reviews of comics released Wednesday February 25 2015!

This episode was originally recorded on Monday March 2nd 2015.

SPOILER WARNING!!! Comics reviewed this episode include:

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #15- 5/10
AMAZING X-MEN #17- 8/10    
BATMAN ETERNAL #47- 7.5/10
BATMAN #39- 6/10***    
DARTH VADER #2- 7.5/10
DEATHSTROKE #5- 7.5/10
NEW AVENGERS #30- 6.5/10
SPIDER-GWEN #1- 7.5/10
SPIDER-MAN 2099 #9 - 8/10
UNCANNY AVENGERS #2- 7.5/10

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February 28th, 2015    

Episode 248: Comic Talk- DC / Marvel Solicitations May 2015

Welcome to the Comic Shenanigans Podcast!

For episode 248, join Adam Chapman for a new Comic Talk episode!

For this new episode, Adam turns his focus on the recently released DC / Marvel solicitations for May 2015 releases. DC is in the midst of Convergence, as it wraps up its two-month event and gears up for its new slate of  books to come in June.  Marvel unleashes its Secret Wars on comic readers, and begins to wrap up books and adventures, as Secret Wars takes over the Marvel Universe!

This episode was originally recorded February 23rd 2015.

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