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On this episode of “Don’t Feed The Geeks,” the LI Comic Guys open up about our personal collections and the journeys we’ve had trying to complete runs of some of our favorite series! We dive into some of our favorite series to collect for, the hardest books we’ve had to find plus some of our future hopes for collecting! Be sure to follow us @licomicguys on Twitter and Instagram for some glimpses into our personal collections!

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On this special episode of "Don't Feed The Geeks", join the LI Comic Guys as we delve into "Batman: The Long Halloween" on our first ever Twitch, YouTube & Facebook LIVE event! Recorded live on August 26th 2019, listen as we break apart and discuss one of the greatest Batman stories ever told! Our book clubs will be taking place once per month, so please stay tuned for more information on upcoming events so that you can join us LIVE!

Check out the live streams:

YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEKgqIqndUo

Twitch.tv - https://www.twitch.tv/search?term=LI%20Comic%20Guys

 

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On this episode of "Don't Feed The Geeks", the LI Comic Guys sat down with artist & writer Kristen Gudsnuk to talk about her work in the comic industry as well as the creative process behind her awesome books Making Friends, Henchgirl, and Modern Fantasy! We also dissect some huge comic news, including the recent Spider-Man issues with Sony and Disney as well as the insane amount of new material coming out of Disney+ announced at D23!

 
Follow Kristen on Instagram and Twitter @henchgirl_comic for all up to date news!
 

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On this episode of “Don’t Feed The Geeks,” the LI Comic Guys sit down with Mike Carro & Tony Albano from Undead Ink to talk all things comics and tattoos! Mike & Tony walk us through the highs and lows of being comic book fans in the tattoo industry and share some amazing stories from their experiences! We also give our review of The Boys, talk about Star Trek: Picard, first appearances of The Eternals, and dive a little deeper into the upcoming CW crossover Crisis on Infinite Earths!

Follow Undead Ink @undeadink on Instagram!

Follow Mike at @mcarrotattoo and Tony at @tonyundeadink on Instagram!

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On this episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", the LI Comic Guys welcome our good friend Jeff to talk about all of the obscure comic book characters that we know absolutely nothing about! Jeff gives his origin story and tells us why he’s into these characters, gives us some background on some of his favorites, and then faces off against Matt in a battle of the ages - comic book character, or athlete?! We also deep dive into the crazy amount of news out of SDCC this year, including Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and what this all means for the future of the MCU!

 

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On this episode of “Don’t Feed The Geeks”, Steve Borock, Founder, President, Head Grader, and Finalizer at CBCS Comics, joins the fellas to discuss comics, collecting, and grading, oh my! The guys also discuss some current news as well as their reviews of Spider-Man: Far From Home, Stranger Things 3, Swamp Thing, and Jessica Jones.

As a special bonus, one lucky listener will win two free* (shipping not included) modern comic submissions from CBCS! Listen to find out how YOU can win!

Follow Steve on Instagram at @steveborock and visit www.cbcscomics.com for all your submitting needs!

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On this episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", the LI Comic Guys welcome our very good friend Allen to chat about the world of comic collecting! Allen has years of experience both collecting and selling books, and offers us some incredibly interesting insight into this huge industry and how it has evolved over the years. We talk about working and attending conventions, comic book pedigrees, some super hot books that are blowing up over the last year, as well as where we see this industry going in the future!

 

Show Notes:

Check out www.comicpedigrees.com for some great information on some of the biggest comic book pedigrees!

 

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On this episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", the LI Comic Guys interview artist Chris Campana! We discuss Chris’ origin story, including how he built himself up in the world of art and comics, as well as some awesome projects he is currently working on! Other segments include current comic and geek news, discussing some key comics that we are on the hunt for, and JJ’s Pick of the Week!

Show Notes:

All about the Adventures of Parker Reef: https://campanaart.org/adventures-of-parker-reef

Chris’ upcoming shows and pre-show commission order form:

https://campanaart.org/show-dates

Follow Chris on Instagram at @campanaart and visit www.campanaart.org to order all of Chris’ books, including First World and The Adventures of Parker Reef!

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On this episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", the LI Comic Guys delve deep into a scenario right out of Ready Player One - a real life treasure hunt! Matt introduces TC and JJ to The Secret, a treasure hunt that takes people across the United States in search of 12 buried treasures! We also discuss a ton of current comic book & entertainment news, as well as some awesome things we are currently reading and watching!

Show Notes:

Timestamps:

00:00 - Intro & The Secret, a treasure hunt!

18:00 - Current News

1:25:00 - Currently Reading & Watching

Join the hunt for The Secret by checking out the forums at http://thesecret.pbworks.com and getting involved!

Check out the episode of Expedition Unknown focusing on the hunt! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVg8pZTShyw&list=EL6hp2BDHDHFgOq-N37QDqmg

 

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On this special bonus episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", we interview acclaimed comic book artist and Army veteran Billy Tucci! We discuss how Billy built himself up in the world of art and comics and his experiences that have brought him to where he is today. We also talk about the so-called recent “ending” to one of the most popular TV shows of all time, Game of Thrones!

Show Notes:

Timestamps:

00:00 - Billy Tucci Interview

1:38:03 - Game of Thrones

 

Billy will be at the following shows:

  • Phoenix Fan Fest
  • Comic Con Revolution
  • Heroes Con
  • Eternal Con
  • Garden State Comic Fest
  • San Diego Comic Con

 

Find Billy on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter @billytucci

 

CrowdFunding Comics:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8CYzjJfKzn3BfMFIZtI8_A

 

Keep an eye out for Shi: Return of the Warrior 25th Anniversary, as well as Shi: The Way of the Warrior Omnibus on Indiegogo & Kickstarter!

Billy recommends everyone watch Masaki Kobiyashi’s Kwaidan!

 

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On this episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", we welcome our good friend Zach to the team, who you may remember from our Batman episode! We spend this episode talking all about the monumental movie event that is Avengers: Endgame - we debate what we loved and hated, and talk about what some of the most important takeaways from this movie mean for the future of the MCU!

Show Notes:

Timestamps:

00:00 - Zach's Intro
04:30 - Avengers
41:00 - Phase 4 Predictions
56:30 - Disney slate through the 2020s
58:00 - Avengers beating Titanic at the box office & Other News
1:13:00 - Currently Reading & Watching

Our Avengers Comic Grades:

Zach: 9.0/10
Jim: 6.0-6.5/10
TC: 6.5/10
Matt: 7.0/10 

LICG Currently Reading & Watching:

  • Matt: Reading Star Wars: Master & Apprentice / Watching Back to the Future Trilogy, Incredible Hulk (Ed Norton), Detective Pikachu
  • TC: Reading: All-Star Batman & Robin 1-2/ X-Men Titles / Watching: GOT, Doom Patrol
  • Zach: Reading The Walking Dead, Detective Comics, Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, Criminal by Brubaker & Phillips
  • JJ: Reading Superman Birthright, Star Wars: Doctor Aphra

Stores we visited on FCBD - check them out!

Best Comics
1300 Jericho Turnpike
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
https://www.bestcomics.com

Tor Comics
997 Waverly Ave
Holtsville, NY 11742
http://www.tor-comics.com

4th World Comics
33 NY-111
Smithtown, NY 11787
https://www.fourthworldcomics.com

Grasshopper Comics
76 Hillside Avenue
Williston Park, NY 11596
http://grasshopperscomics.com

 

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On this episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", we are joined by Frank Rich who runs Star Wars Autograph News, a website dedicated to reporting and educating the ever growing community of Star Wars autograph hunters! In addition to geeking out over our favorite moments from Star Wars and talking about Star Wars Celebration, Frank provides us with a ton of helpful insight into the world of autograph collecting, what to expect and what to look for, and how you can get started on your journey!

Show Notes:

Visit Star Wars Autograph News to learn more from Frank and to learn how you can get your collection started!

Website: www.starwarsautographnews.com/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/SWAUTOGRAPH
Twitter: twitter.com/SWAUTOGRAPH
Instagram: www.instagram.com/swautograph/

Also visit:

https://coolwatersprods.com/

http://starwarsactorappearances.blogspot.com/

Our next show will be on Sunday, May 19th from 10am to 3pm at Forest Hills High School in Queens (home of Peter Parker!!)

Timestamps:

00:00 - Frank’s origin story & Star Wars Autograph News info

16:45 - Authenticating autographs

19:38 - Star Wars Celebration

  • Episode IX
  • Mandelorian
  • Clone Wars Season 7
  • Jedi: Fallen Order

55:50 - Disney + Star Wars

1:02:30 - First Star Wars Experiences & Behind the Scenes talk

1:13:00 - Our rankings of the main films

1:26:02 - Beat A Geek: Star Wars Edition

1:38:00 - Avengers & Currently Reading

LICG Currently Reading & Watching:

  • Cobra Kai Season 3
  • Back to the Future
  • Willow
  • All-Star Batman & Robin
  • Star Wars: Galaxies Edge
  • Star Wars: Vader - Dark Visions
  • Star Wars: Master & Apprentice by Claudia Gray (Not a comic!)
  • The Orville
  • The Last Kingdom (Netflix)

Information about the Despecialized Editions of the Original Trilogy:

https://originaltrilogy.com/content/About/id/1

 

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On this episode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", we recap our experience vendoring our FIRST show at the Suffolk County Comic & Art Expo! We also discuss some recent Star Wars Celebration news, Captain Marvel, and Game of Thrones! This episode also features JJ’s lovely wife who goes up against Matt in Beat-a-Geek, and ONE of them gets absolutely crushed!!

Show Notes:

Our next show will be on Sunday, May 19th from 10am to 3pm at Forest Hills High School in Queens (home of Peter Parker!!)

Timestamps:

00:00 - Intro

02:26 - Suffolk County Comic & Art Expo Recap

21:45 - JJ’s wife June joins in!

23:12 - Game of Thrones Premiere

30:38 - June’s Origin story & views on Captain Marvel

54:55 - Star Wars Celebration news & Disney+ Content

1:18:49 - Beat-a-Geek Khaleesi vs. Toy Story!

1:35:00 - Current News & Currently Reading

1:55:20 - Closing

LI Comic Guys currently reading & watching:

  • The Walking Dead
  • Star Wars: TIE Fighter #1
  • Cloak & Dagger (Hulu)
  • Saga of the Swamp Thing
  • X-Men: X-Cutioner's Song
  • Spider-Man: Life Story #2

Follow Chris Campana at @campanaart on Instagram!

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LI Comic Guys YouTube Channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRY_DwaquksxYeFJx7nDRMQ

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On this eipsode of "Don't Feed the Geeks", the LI Comic Guys interview our good friend and local LI artist Tom Velez! We discuss Tom's origin story, his artistic influences and practices, as well as his past and upcoming projects!
 
*CORRECTIONS*
 
Due to technical difficulties with the video portion we did not get the video to work for this episode. But we'll be ready for the next show! 
 
Show Notes:
 
Find Tom Velez on Twitter & Instagram at @TheTomVelez  and at http://www.tomvelez.com/
 
Tom will be at the following shows over the next few months:
 
AwesomeCon Washington DC: April 26-28
MegaCon Orlando: May 16-19
Phoenix Fan Fusion: May 23-26
 
 
Timestamps:
00:00 - Tom's Origin Story
1:30:05 - Beat A Geek! Jim vs. Tom
1:48:18 - Current News
1:55:20 - Currently reading
 
 Artists Mentioned:
 - Todd McFarlane
 - Mark Brooks
 - Creees
 - Dave Rapoza
 - Ben Oliver
 - Sanford Greene
 - Olivier Coipel
 - Scott Williams
 - Mirka Andolfo
 - Jorge Molina
 - Dustin Nguyen
 - Dan LuVisi
 
LI Comic Guys currently reading & watching:
- East of West (not current but highly recommended!)
- Detective Comics 1000
- Spider-Man: Life Story #1
- Batman: Year One
- Batman: Black Mirror
- Batman: Dark Victory
- Man and Superman by Marv Wolfman
- Freedom Fighters
 
World famous tattoo artist Steve Butcher:
 
Last Rites Gallery
 

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Facebook: www.facebook.com/licomicguys/
Twitter: twitter.com/LIComicGuys
Instagram: www.instagram.com/licomicguys/

LI Comic Guys YouTube Channel:

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On this episode of “Don’t Feed The Geeks” the LI Comic Guys discuss and debate a wide range of topics including Captain Marvel, chasing signatures, and comic book crossovers! We also discuss some current events and take a call in from our very good friend and artist Billy Tucci to discuss the comic book industry as well as the Indiegogo release of his new project ZOMBIE-SAMA!!

 

Timestamps:

1:58 - Captain Marvel

24:04 - Into the Spider-Verse

25:50 - Signature Hunts

41:40 - Crossovers

46:05 - Changing artists mid story arc

51:10 - Crowdfunding Comics YouTube channel

57:01 - Beat a Geek: Movie Edition!

1:09:38 - Bill & Ted

1:10:55 - Disney acquisition of Fox

1:19:07 - James Gunn returning for GOTG Vol. 3

1:28:02 - Shazam! & Hellboy

1:32:56 - Billy Tucci calls in

2:02:40 - Avengers: Endgame & more Captain Marvel

2:09:26 - Star Wars Celebration

2:11:46 - Currently reading & watching

2:22:40 - Our Recommendations to Billy

2:31:02 - Suffolk County Comic & Art Expo

 

*NOTES*

Our Captain Marvel Grades:

  • Matt: 7-7.5 / 10

  • Jim: 7 / 10

  • Bruce: 7.5 / 10

  • TC - 6 / 10

Mehcad Brooks plays Jimmy Olsen in Supergirl

Jerome Flynn plays Bronn in Game of Thrones

Andy Bean and Derek Mears have been cast as Swamp Thing in the DC Universe show, premiering this year

 

LI Comic Guys currently reading & watching:

  • Detective Comics #27-40

  • Batman: Hush by Loeb & Lee

  • Batman: The Long Halloween & Dark Victory by Loeb & Sale

  • Batigirl: Year One by Chuck Dixon

  • Bruce Wayne: Murderer?

  • Die! Die! Die! By Robert Kirkman

  • Into the Spider-Verse

  • Doom Patrol

  • Deadly Class

  • Umbrella Academy

 

Crowdfunding Comics:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8CYzjJfKzn3BfMFIZtI8_A

Hero Cats:

https://www.herocatsonline.com/

Zombie-Sama Indiegogo:

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/billy-tucci-john-broglia-s-zombie-sama#/

 

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On this episode, in celebration of Detective Comics #1000 being released this month, we are joined by our very good friends and certified Batman historians Tom Pollari & Zach Davino to discuss everything about the Caped Crusader, from the Purple Gloves to the Batawang!
 
*CORRECTIONS*
 
1. Batman & Robin Adventures #6 is an homage to Detective Comics #378, not #384
2. Mike Mignola issue of Legends of the Dark Knight is #54, not #51
3. John Astin played The Riddler in season 2 of Batman '66, not season 3
 
Show Notes:
 
(in order of appearance)
 
Batman & Robin Adventures #6 - BATMAN FIRES ROBIN
 
Batman #164 - 1st "New Look" Batman (yellow logo) & start of more serious stories
 
Batman #181 - 1st Poison Ivy
 
Moon Knight (vol 4) #1-8 - David Finch run
 
Mask of the Phantasm - HIGHLY recommended Batman origin story on film
 
Batman 1989 - Alexander Knox is NOT in comic continuity
 
Including suit, vehicles, Batcave and gadgets, it would cost approximately $682,450,750 to be Batman!
 
Batman began to get dark and serious again around Detective Comics #395, the first issue featuring creative team Dennis O'Neil & Neal Adams
 
Detective Comics #241 - Rainbow suit Batmant
 
Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics (2010) - Narrated by Ryan Reynolds
 
Detective Comics #1000 Covers:
 
Batman video games:
⁃Arkham Asylum
⁃Arkham City
⁃Arkham Origins
⁃Arkham Knight
 
Kill Bill Vol. 2 - Last 10 minutes, trust us!
 
Batman: Gotham Central - Ed Brubaker & Greg Rucka tag teaming
 
Bat-Female-Villain-Repellent appeared in Planetary/Batman: Night on Earth by Warren Ellis
 
Batman's ears as sheathed knives - All Star Batman by Scott Snyder & John Romita Jr
 
Jeremy Irons won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1990 for Reversal of Fortune
 
Batman & Bill - Fantastic documentary on Hulu about the unsung hero of Batman
 
Batman Animated Series vol. 4 on WB - "Legends of the Dark Knight" Dick Sprang episode with the giant instruments
 
Vote to kill Jason Todd in "A Death in the Family" - 5,343 in favor, 5,271 against - a margin of only 72 votes!
 
"A Death in the Family" alternate final page:
 
Batman & Robin (New 52) #18 - Silent requiem for Damian Wayne
 
Batman #232 - 1st Ra's al Ghul
 
Ra's al Ghul CORRECT pronunciation! - "raysh" as confirmed by creator Denny O'Neil
 
JLA 80 Page Giant (2011) #1 - JLA go to HELL!
 
Batman: Shadow of the Bat #1 - 1st Zsasz
 
Batman Archive Editions - excellent reprints of early Detective Comics & Batman stories
 
Julie Madison pretended to be Robin in Detective Comics #49 (1941), making her the first female Robin
 
Peter Weller's dissertation: "Alberti Before Florence: Early Sources Informing Leon Battista Alberti's De Pictura" (there you go Zach!)
 
Recommended Story Arcs (as mentioned):
⁃Hush by Jeph Loeb & Jim Lee
⁃The Court of Owls by Scott Snyder & Greg Capullo (Batman New 52 #1-7)
⁃The Long Halloween, Dark Victory, and Haunted Knight by Jeph Loeb & Tim Sale
⁃New Frontier by Darwyn Cooke
⁃The Killing Joke by Alan Moore & Brian Bolland
⁃Batman: Year One by Frank Miller & David Mazzucchelli
⁃A Death in the Family by Jim Starlin & Jim Aparo
⁃Batman & Robin (2009) by Grant Morrison & Frank Quitely
⁃No Man's Land (massive crossover)
⁃Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth by Grant Morrison & Dave McKean
⁃JLA (1997) #1-41 by Grant Morrison & Howard Porter
⁃JLA (1997) #68-75 - "The Obsidian Age" by Joe Kelly & Doug Mahnke
⁃Bruce Wayne: Murderer? &  Bruce Wayne: Fugitive (crossovers)
⁃Cosmic Odyssey by Jim Starlin & Mike Mignola
 
Notable Creative Teams:
⁃Marshal Roberts & Steve Englehart
⁃Detective Comics #471-476
⁃Chuck Dixon
⁃Batgirl: Year One #1–9
⁃Batman and The Outsiders vol. 2, #1–10 
⁃Birds of Prey #1–46
⁃Detective Comics #644–729
⁃Nightwing vol. 2, #1–70
⁃Grant Morrison
⁃Batman #655-658, #663-683
⁃Batman Incorporated #1-8
⁃Paul Dini
⁃Detective Comics #821-850
 
Recommended Viewings:
⁃Batman (1989)
⁃Batman Returns
⁃Batman Begins
⁃Batman: The Dark Knight Returns (animated)
⁃Batman: Under the Red Hood (animated)
⁃Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (animated)
⁃Batman: The Brave & The Bold (animated TV show)
⁃Young Justice (animated TV show)
 
LI Comic Guys currently reading:
⁃Batman: The Dark Prince Charming (Tom)
⁃Unbeatable Squirrel Girl (Zach)
⁃Archie Meets Batman '66 (Zach)
⁃Gotham City Sirens (Just Jim)
⁃Hellboy (Toy Story Matt)
⁃Batman (TC, Zach)
⁃Catwoman (TC)
⁃Heroes In Crisis (TC)
⁃Superman titles (TC)
⁃Marvel Star Wars ongoing (TC)
 
LI Comic Guys currently watching:
⁃Doom Patrol (DC Universe)
⁃Umbrella Academy (Netflix)
⁃Punisher Season 2 (Netflix)
⁃Deadly Class (SyFy Channel)
 
Check out the following shops we mentioned in this episode:
 
Royal Collectibles
9601 Metropolitan Ave Apt 1
Forest Hills, New York
 
Royal Collectibles Astoria
45-03 Broadway
Astoria, New York
 
Undead Ink
3297 Long Beach Rd
Oceanside, NY 11572
 

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The LI Comic Guys are BACK with their first new episode of 2019! The DM, Jim, and TC recap recent events like the All Star Comics signing with Billy Tucci & John Broglia for their Zombie-Sama Kickstarter, which successfully reached and well surpassed their goal! We also discuss recent pickups, what we've been watching, and upcoming cons we plan on attending, of course highlighting our Vendor debut at the Suffolk Comic & Art Expo! All that and more! We hope you enjoy and look forward to hearing your feedback!

Show Notes:

All Star Comics 

200 Montauk Hwy

Lindenhurst, NY 11757

http://allstarcomicsandcollectibles.com/

 

John Broglia & Billy Tucci Zombie-Sama Kickstarter ended 03/01/19 - Stay Tuned for more Kickstarter projects from Billy & John

 

Super 7 - Masters of the Universe 1987 film figures

 

Suffolk Comic & Art Expo

Stony Brook University Student Activity Center

110 Nicolls Road

Stony Brook, NY 11790

https://suffolkcomicartexpo.com

Tickets are $8 online or $10 at the door. Children 10 and under are FREE

 

Jason Metcalf did layout and MJ pencils on TC’s Jam Piece

IG - @metcalfjason

Website - http://www.jasonmetcalf-art.com/

 

The DM picked up both a Dawn McTeigue Vampirella Valentine’s Day Special Exclusive ($14.99) and a Ryan Kincaid Red Sonja #1 Comics Elite Store Exclusive - Virgin Cover ($14.99) both available directly from Comics Elite https://www.comicselitecomics.com/

 

Chris Campana GI-GANTIC Statue designed by Loose Collector with a portion of proceeds going to Tanina’s Reef Foundation, find them at Campanaart.org

 

Topps Star Wars Authentics Autographed Photo Blind Box

 

Heroes Aren’t Hard to Find

417 Pecan Avenue 

Charlotte, NC 28204

https://heroesonline.com

 

Big Apple Comic Con

March 9th - 10th

401 Seventh Ave & 33rd Street 

New York, NY 

https://www.bigapplecc.com

 

Heroes Con

June 14th - June 16th

Charlotte Convention Center

http://www.heroesonline.com/heroescon/guests/

 

Hasbro Stranger Things Dungeons & Dragons Roleplaying Game Starter Set available May 1st, 2019 retailing for approximately $24.99

Stranger Things Season 3 available July 4th, 2019

 

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This episode features our FIRST INTERVIEW with our good friend and local LI artist Tom Travers!!!Highlights also include discussing the  Grasshoppers comics charity event for the John Theissen Children's Foundation, WinterCon NY 2018, and the LICG Santa Swap! This is the FINAL episode recorded in 2018!!! All new episodes will be current!

Show Notes:

Tom Travers 

Instagram-@tomtraversart

Facebook-https://www.facebook.com/Tom-Travers-Art-1737992883188054/

Battle Skull FB-https://m.facebook.com/battleskull/

Email-travers.tj@gmail.com

 

Grasshopper Comics - location/info

2321, 76 Hillside Avenue, Williston Park, NY 11596

Facebook-https://www.facebook.com/GrasshoppersComics/

Instagram-https://www.instagram.com/grasshopperscomics

Website-http://grasshopperscomics.com

 

John Theissen Children’s Foundation-http://www.jtcf.org

Lula Lukas (IG @lovebylula)-www.lovebylula.com

Eddie Avila (IG @everlastzx)-www.dayonethecomic.com

Mike Carro (IG @mcarrotattoo & tattoo shop @undeadink)-www.undeadinkny.com

Our friend Tom Pollari won a Alex Maleev Detective Comics Page at Grasshopper Raffle

WinterCon-http://nywintercon.com

Colin Cantworth Star Wars modeler

Jim’s Star Wars, A New Hope Poster is a version C with over 70 signatures (He unfortunately did not get the opportunity to obtain Harrison Fords autograph because the demand was too high and became a lottery)

East Coast Comic Con-http://www.eastcoastcomicon.com

May 17th-19th 2019

 

Santa Swap Gifts

Snowflame/Captain America/Sabertooth Sketches & Prints by Tom Travers

Dr Doom Painting by Mike Carro

Black Cat Sketch by Billy Tucci

Umbrella Academy The Rumor Sketch by Ken Lashley 

Batman Sketch by Tom Velez (IG @thetomvelez)-www.tomvelez.com

Wonder Woman by Javier Avila (IG @hanzozuken)-http://hanzozuken.deviantart.com/

Zatanna Sketch by Isaac Goodhart (IG @isaacgoodhart)-isaacgoodhart.tumblr.com

Wolverine Sketch by Naldo Ribeiro & Emma Frost by Del Nayra (IG @delnayra)

Graded CGC SS 9.8 Defenders 1 Blank Cover with Jessica Jones Remarque by Michael Gaydos (IG @michael_gaydos)-michaelgaydos.com

Graded CGC 9.8 X-Men 4 (1st Omega Red Appearance)

CBCS 9.8 SS Superman Unchained 1 Neal Adams Bronze Age Variant Signed by Neal Adams/Jim Lee/Scott Snyder/Alex Sinclair

CGC 9.6 SS Uncanny X-Men 221 (1st Mr Sinister Appearance) Signed by Stan Lee & Invincible Compendium One

Marvel Super-Heroes 12 (1st Captain Marvel (Mar-Vell) Appearance) & “Promised” Sketch on Batman/TMNT Blank

New Guardians 2 (1st & Last Appearance of Snowflame a Cocaine Powered Supervillain)

James Groman - Madballs Designer

Battle Skull Original Character Created by Tom Travers 

Stan Lee’s Black Panther cameo takes place in the casino while in Korea

 

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On this special bonus episode of Don't Feed The Geeks, the guys discuss their favorite superhero movies, debate which had the best and worst adaptations, and also talk about the new DC Universe app and what we think of it!

Show Notes:

Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti, Craig Weeden & Patrick Wedge Art:

http://paperfilms.com/

 

Avengers Initiative cutscenes we couldn't remember:

- Captain America: The First Avenger - Nick Fury meets with Steve Rogers about a new world-saving assignment

- Iron Man - Nick Fury tells Tony Stark about “the Avenger initiative.”

- Iron Man 2 - Thor’s hammer lands somewhere in New Mexico. S.H.I.E.L.D. is on the case.

Super Friends #7 (1st App of Wonder-Twins)

Aquaman Pilot (2006)

Old Man Logan story line was featured in Wolverine Vol. 3 Issues 66-72 (2008-2009)

*Correction* Ryan Reynolds appears in Blade: Trinity not Blade II

Blade/Spawn Black Superhero movie which was First?

Jenny Frison’s recent Wonder Woman B Covers were the books TC refers to as resembling Jennifer Connelley

Kyle Rayner was the other Human Green Lantern from Earth referred to by TC

Batman Hush (Batman Issues 608-619) (2002-2003)

The Killing Joke: One Shot Graphic Novel (1988)

Superior Spider-Man (Issues 1-33) (2013-2014)

Civil War: Crossover Storyline (2006-2007)

Death of Superman: Crossover Storyline (1992-1993)

Court of Owls (Batman New 52 Issues 1-12) (2011-2012)

Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (Video Game 2006) (Part 2 2009)

 

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