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Feb 26, 2017

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of animated films. We gather a list of some of our favorite animated movies, ranging from certified classics to ones we just think are cool. Not a comprehensive list, of course, but some stuff to consider checking out. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Catching up on trades - Baltimore v3, Postal v3, Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser

Reading more Doc Savage & watching All Things Must Pass on Showtime (documentary about Tower Records)

Bonus/digression - The Winding Stream (doc about the Carter Family)

Collection of the My Favorite Martian comic from the 1960s

 

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Some of our favorite animated movies:

Shrek (2001)

Heavy Metal (1981)

The Point (Harry Nilsson, 1971)

The Hobbit (1977)

Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993)

Wizards (1977)

Fantasia (1940) [Death Race 2000 comes up here somehow. Go figure. -m]

Toy Story (1995, and yes, it was the first Pixar release)

Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)

Vampire Hunter D (1985)

Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)

Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)

A bit of shade for the Star Wars prequels :-)

 

Picks for the week of 3/1:

Baltimore: The Red Kingdom #2 [This will be volume 8. -m]

Spookhouse #5

Dollface St. Patrick's Day Special

D4VEocracy #2

AmeriKarate #1

Superman #18

Honorable Mention: Nailbiter #30 - the end

Honorable Mention: Paper Girls #12

Honorable Mention: Guardians of the Galaxy by Jim Valentino Omnibus

 

Shoutouts:

Barry & Terry Phillips, former local book shop owners, rediscovered thanks to social media (and associated reminiscences)

Manny the Martyr - thanks for letting us use your music

#PodernFamily - an awesome group of indie podcasters supporting each other

You, dear listeners! Thanks for listening, and if you haven't yet, subscribe so you won't miss next week's exciting episode :-)

 

Question of the Week: favorite animated movie? Let us know on social media!

Also: we'll be doing a Q&A episode very soon - send us your Qs so we can A them :-)

 

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Feb 19, 2017

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of Marvel's "plan" to pull back from some of their more "political" storylines next year. We are certainly NOT political experts, but we talk our way around some things and hopefully make some sense. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man

Dallas Comic Show was in Irving this weekend - thanks for a good show, and apologies to Andrew Herman for temporarily blanking on your name :-)

Reading some old trades, such as Marvel Masterworks Captain Marvel & Nova Classic

 

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Link to the article that sparked our topic this week

 

Picks for the week of 2/22:

Cosmic Scoundrels #1

The EC Archives: Valor collection

Hook Jaw #3

Rough Riders: Riders on the Storm #1

The Doorman collection

Conan the Slayer #7

Honorable Mention: Cosmic Odyssey: The Deluxe Edition

 

Shoutouts:

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily - an awesome group of indie podcasters supporting each other

[Note: Hundreds, anyway. Seriously, though, ANY topic you can think of. -m]

You, dear listeners! Thanks for listening, and if you haven't yet, subscribe so you won't miss next week's exciting episode :-)

 

Question of the Week: which heroes/villains would you invite to a bachelor party? Let us know on social media!

Also: we'll be doing a Q&A episode very soon - send us your Qs so we can A them :-)

 

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Feb 12, 2017

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of famous couples in comics, for better or for worse. Not just comics, either; we wander off into TV and comic strips, and we even bring up a real-life couple. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Finished the Lovecraft documentary, then watched a Blackadder one

Four Doc Savage novels so far this week

Big Bag 'o Nothing® for Thomas this week (a nice quiet week)

 

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Happy Valentine's Day!

 

Our favorite comics couples: Nah, you're gonna have to listen. I'm not listing all of them out. That would just spoil the fun ;-)

 

Picks for the week of 2/15:

Super Sons #1

Manifest Destiny #26

Dirk Gently: The Salmon of Doubt #5

The Power of the Dark Crystal #1

Jackboot & Ironheel trade

Starstruck: Old Proldiers Never Die #1

Honorable Mention: Batgirl: A Celebration of Fifty Years hardcover

Honorable Mention: Lady Killer 2 #4

Honorable Mention: WickedPowered collection

 

Shoutouts:

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily - an awesome group of indie podcasters supporting each other

Special shoutout to the Super Pee Pee Time podcast - check it out, it's an awesome show!

You, dear listeners! Thanks for listening, and if you haven't yet, subscribe so you won't miss next week's exciting episode :-)

 

Question of the Week: favorite romance title or comic book couple? Let us know on social media!

Also: we'll be doing a Q&A episode very soon - send us your Qs so we can A them :-)

 

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Feb 5, 2017

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion and celebration of the 25th birthday of Image Comics. We go into the history of Image's birth and beginnings, and we also wax on some of our favorite works to come from them. And as always, our picks of the week.

 

What we're up to this week:

Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown - documentary I found on YouTube

North Texas Comic Book Show and Kamandi Challenge #1

For the Love of Spock [Thomas this time, not me rehashing it :-) -m]

Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders ("streaming online")

Found an unopened copy of The Adventures of Superman Jose Luis Garcia Lopez collection at Half Price Books

 

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Happy 25th anniversary, Image!

 

Picks for the week of 2/8:

Weird Detective volume 1 trade

John Carter: The End #1

Justice League of America: Rebirth one-shot

Throwaways #5 [Note: #4 came out in October. -m]

Cloak & Dagger: Shadows and Light collection

All New Fathom #1 (written by Blake Northcott)

Honorable Mention: The Beatles: All Our Yesterdays

 

Shoutouts:

The Jupiter Jet Kickstarter is still live - go to jupiterjetcomic.com to get in on it

Manny the Martyr

#PodernFamily - an awesome group of indie podcasters supporting each other

Special shoutout to the Poop Culture podcast - check it out, it's an awesome show!

Les' podcast pick - Generation Clix: "The" HeroClix Podcast

You, dear listeners! Thanks for listening, and if you haven't yet, subscribe so you won't miss next week's exciting episode :-)

 

Question of the Week: favorite Image comic? Let us know on social media!

Also: we'll be doing a Q&A episode very soon - send us your Qs so we can A them :-)

 

To find us, go to:

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