2017
May
April
March
February
January


2016
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February


All Episodes
Archives
Now displaying: July, 2016
Jul 31, 2016

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion about Star Trek Beyond and some of the news bits around it. Also, we have a longish story about one geek's fandom. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

San Diego Comic Con highlights - too many to note here; you'll just have to download and listen :-p

 

Also, farewells to Anton Yelchin and Jerry Doyle

 

Picks for the week of 8/3:

Kill or Be Killed #1

Nailbiter #24

Lady Killer 2 #1

Battlestar Galactica 3 #1 (Cullen Bunn!)

Penny Dreadful #3

E.V.I.L. Heroes #1

Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan The Complete Joe Kubert Years

Rachel Rising Omnibus

 

Shoutouts:

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily

You, gentle listeners!

 

Question of the Week: What was your favorite news from SDCC? Let us know on social media!

 

To find us, go to:

www.thefellowshipofthegeeks.net

www.facebook.com/thefellowshipofthegeeks

Twitter - @FellowshipGeeks, @MikeyGeek, @TomTCGeek

iTunes

Stitcher

Google Play

Jul 24, 2016

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of comic book sales for the month of June. Apparently June was the best sales month in 20 years, and we have a few ideas about that (for what it's worth). And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Hammer Dracula movies

Westerns on cable TV

Glenn Ford movies

 

Links to the articles we talk about:

Washington Post article about recent sales

ICv2 article about declining digital sales

Comichron report on sales for June 2016

 

Picks for the week of 7/27:

Mae #3

Postal #13

Mechanism #1

Bone Coda collection

Tomboy #6

Red Hood and the Outlaws Rebirth #1

Machine Man by Kirby & Ditko Complete Collection

 

Shoutouts:

Link to the article about the end of VCR production

Eli Luna, faithful listener and inspirer of this week's topic

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily

You, gentle listeners!

 

Question of the Week: Do you buy variant covers? Why or why not? Let us know on social media!

 

To find us, go to:

www.thefellowshipofthegeeks.net

www.facebook.com/thefellowshipofthegeeks

Twitter - @FellowshipGeeks, @MikeyGeek, @TomTCGeek

iTunes

Stitcher

Google Play

Jul 17, 2016

The Fellowship is pleased to present our favorite potential upcoming comics-related TV shows. We got new shows, renewed shows, and shows that haven't even been published yet. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Pokemon Go (which actually none of us are playing)

Mycroft Holmes (book, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & Anna Waterhouse)

Infamous Iron Man (new Dr Doom title - Thomas predicted this…)

Deadman vs The Darkness (new gothic romance title - also foreseen by your humble servants :-)

 

The upcoming TV series we talk about:

(here's the Den of Geek article that sparked us)

Scarlet

The Wicked + The Divine

Y: The Last Man

Hawaiian Dick

Hack/Slash

Scalped

Harrow County

Briggs Land

Concrete

Krypton (not a glowing reaction, but there it is)

 

Picks for the week of 7/20:

A & A #5

Faith #1 (ongoing series)

Red Team: Double Tap, Center Mass #1

Groo: Fray of the Gods #1 (woo!)

ROM #1

Tales From The Darkside #2

Weird Detective #2

The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Hall of Fame Edition with Russ Heath cover

 

Shoutouts:

The Countdown Podcast

PurrKayla - thinking about you, girl :-)

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily

You, gentle listeners!

 

Question of the Week: Which of these new TV shows are you ready for (or not)? Let us know on social media!

 

To find us, go to:

www.thefellowshipofthegeeks.net

www.facebook.com/thefellowshipofthegeeks

Twitter - @FellowshipGeeks, @MikeyGeek, @TomTCGeek

iTunes

Stitcher

Google Play

Jul 10, 2016

The Fellowship is pleased to present our summary of the summer movie crop so far. What has come (and gone, in some cases) and what is yet to come, and whether we want to see it or not. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Rat God (Richard Corben)

Les has been sleeping, mainly

The original Planet of the Apes film franchise

 

The movies we talk about:

Oh God, please don't make me type out all of those titles here. We talk about all of them, okay? Now move along.

 

Picks for the week of 7/13:

Norman #2

DC Elseworlds: Justice League TP Volume 1

Horizon #1

Satellite Falling #3

Insufferable: On The Road #6

Al Williamson's Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back Artist's Edition

 

Shoutouts:

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily

You, gentle listeners!

 

Question of the Week: Which summer movies are you looking forward to? Let us know on social media!

 

To find us, go to:

www.thefellowshipofthegeeks.net

www.facebook.com/thefellowshipofthegeeks

Twitter - @FellowshipGeeks, @MikeyGeek, @TomTCGeek

iTunes

Stitcher

Google Play

Jul 3, 2016

The Fellowship is pleased to present a discussion of genres that don't really get used much anymore. We look at connections between media and between genres, and we talk about what we'd like to see come back. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Lady Killer (Joelle Jones)

Marked Man (Howard Chaykin)

Supurbia (Grace Randolph)

Sitcomics (new publisher, headed by Darin Henry)

 

Genres we don't see much anymore in comics:

Westerns

War

Romance

Medical

Celebrity

And that's just the tip of the iceberg

 

Picks for the week of 7/6:

Spread #14

Vampirella V3 #5

Weird Love #13

Kim & Kim #1

Doctor Who: Supremacy of the Cybermen #1 (weekly series)

Batman '66 Meets Steed & Mrs. Peel #1

Future Quest #2

The Flintstones #1

 

Shoutouts:

SciFiFX (podcast/website/friend of the show)

Comic Confidential podcast

Jake & Tom Conquer the World podcast

Darby Pop Publishing

Les does NOT sound like Moltar (Ricky!)

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily

You, the listeners!

 

Question of the Week: Which genre of comics do you think should come back? Let us know on social media!

 

To find us, go to:

www.thefellowshipofthegeeks.net

www.facebook.com/thefellowshipofthegeeks

Twitter - @FellowshipGeeks, @MikeyGeek, @TomTCGeek

iTunes

Stitcher

Google Play

1