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365 It’s been a year

Posted by on Apr 7, 2020 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We remember Logan Williams and Juan Giménez. Lion Forge is closed. Jim Lee is auctioning off 60 sketches to benefit Coronavirus. DC will continue to release digital comics. On TV: The CW is out of new shows. Sam Raimi is exploring urban legends. Snowpiercer has a new premier date. In comics, we talk about Afterlift, Papergirls, and Money Shot!

All this and Disney rewrites its calendar! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Available Tuesdays on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and thecomicbookpodcast.com!

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HEY, KIDS! IT’S LINKS

Juan Giménez Dies at Age 76 https://bit.ly/2V2bW6P
‘The Flash’ actor Logan Williams dies suddenly at age 16 https://bit.ly/3dRTred
LION FORGE LABS Closed, All Employees Laid Off https://bit.ly/3dSLhlz
DC CCO/Publisher JIM LEE Auctioning 60 Sketches to Benefit Comic Shops https://bit.ly/2yAEdtP
BOB IGER Forgoes Salary, Other DISNEY Execs Take Pay Cut for Coronavirus Relief https://bit.ly/2yAEdtP
DC’s Weekly Comics to Continue Digitally During DIAMOND Stoppage https://bit.ly/2RcRvTJ
GEORGE PEREZ MARVEL Retrospective Coming in December https://bit.ly/2XgIywF
Black Widow, Eternals, rest of the MCU get new dates as Disney rewrites calendar https://bit.ly/2V0sEDS

TV NEWS

TNT’s Snowpiercer Series Has a New Premiere Date and Teaser Trailer https://bit.ly/2Raen6e
The CW Is Out of New Shows, So it’s Re-Running Crisis on Infinite Earths https://bit.ly/2Ral9J6
Community on Netflix https://bit.ly/2X9Z2Gx
Sam Raimi explores urban legends in 50 States of Fright https://bit.ly/2V163Hb
‘Blindspot’ Season 5 Premiere Moved Up to April on NBC Due to Coronavirus https://bit.ly/2JRC8fz
‘Deputy’ Canceled at Fox https://bit.ly/2UHIiVs

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364 Because alone is where we dream

Posted by on Mar 31, 2020 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We remember “Curly” Neal, Albert Uderzo, and Mark Blum. Diamond is shutting down during the pandemic. Retailers and publishers are moving forward without Diamond. On TV: You need to read Geoff Johns’ personal letter about Stargirl. More Mandalorian news. And all episodes of Picard are now FREE! In comics, we talk about Judge Dredd, X-Ray Robot, and Cable!

All this and Thor at the Pinewood Derby! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Available Tuesdays on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and thecomicbookpodcast.com!

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WORLD’S FINEST LINKS

Harlem Globetrotters Star Fred “Curly” Neal Dead at Age 77 https://bit.ly/3byqUrR
ASTERIX Co-Creator Albert Uderzo Dies at Age 92 https://bit.ly/2QUfhDU
Mark Blum, actor in dies of coronavirus complications https://cnn.it/2QRx52z
Chinese Movie Theaters Ordered to Close Again Due to Coronavirus https://bit.ly/2yeKxH7
AWA To Serialize New Comics Online During DIAMOND Shutdown https://bit.ly/2UMhWAr
Comics retailers react to Diamond ceasing shipments of new comics https://bit.ly/2QR5pL0
Get Free Digital Comics When You Buy Gift Card from Your Comic Book Shop https://bit.ly/2UMhPov
By Odin’s beard! Thor-themed Pinewood Derby car appears in Thor comic https://bit.ly/2QTQMXi
Free to download: 400 pages of epic Judge Dredd! https://bit.ly/3dzHklD

TV NEWS

GEOFF JOHNS Pens an Open & Personal Letter to Read Before You Watch STARGIRL https://bit.ly/3dGhCw6
DC & CW’s STARGIRL Debut Postponed https://bit.ly/2wJNtv1
The Mandalorian https://bit.ly/2UCKVGQ
MICHAEL BIEHN Cast for STAR WARS: THE MANDALORIAN https://bit.ly/2QSw9uu
Doctor Who to release special never-seen-before Rose prequel episode https://bit.ly/2yhDDB4
All episodes of Star Trek: Picard are now free https://bit.ly/3bBk7h0

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363 A Little Too Close To Home

Posted by on Mar 24, 2020 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We remember Lyle Waggoner. Vampire the Masquerade returns to comics. Covid-19 is shutting everything down. On TV: Rosario Dawson joins The Mandalorian cast. CW stretches out the season for Flash and Legends, and the Friends Reunion is delayed! In comics, we review X-Ray Robot, Robin 80th, Spider-Woman, and The Resistance!

All this and FREE CONTENT! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Available Tuesdays on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and thecomicbookpodcast.com!

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Lyle Waggoner, Actor on ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ and ‘Wonder Woman,’ Dies at 84 https://bit.ly/3991yiI
VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE Returns to Comics https://bit.ly/2J4Ahn3COVID-19Wonder Woman 1984 Straight to Digital Release Reportedly Being Considered https://bit.ly/2U9X8ny
Marvel Studios’ BLACK WIDOW Postponed Indefinitely Due to CORONAVIRUS Pandemic https://bit.ly/39688GV
BLOODSHOT Rushed to Digital Release https://bit.ly/3a6hwLQ
BIRDS OF PREY Rushed to Home Video In Light of CORONAVIRUS Pandemic https://bit.ly/2J5ksMP
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY Postponed Until Later in the Year https://bit.ly/2vERCQm
An Open Letter to Comic Book Publishers from Eric Stephenson https://bit.ly/2JivnDf
Comic Book Retailers Share COVID-19 Concerns https://bit.ly/3a9s6lb
Comic Retailers Offered Assistance from Book Industry Charitable Foundation https://bit.ly/2xkKuZNTELEVISION NEWS‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Casts Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano https://bit.ly/2vE59HR
CW Postpones New FLASH and DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Episodes https://bit.ly/2xeNgQw
MTV Debuts ‘Unplugged at Home’ With Acoustic Sets to Enjoy While Housebound https://bit.ly/2xiOCtC
‘Friends’ Reunion Special Delayed at HBO Max https://bit.ly/2Ub8qYw
What to Stream While Self-Isolating https://bit.ly/2xckDn5
All the Global VOD Platforms and Festivals Offering Free Content https://bit.ly/2Jiwh2B
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362 Top o’ the quarantine to ya!

Posted by on Mar 17, 2020 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We remember Max von Sydow. Christians are demanding a superhero be cut from The Eternals. Regal cinemas is switching to Pepsi. Valiant promotes two new senior editors. On TV: The animation studio has been hired for What If…? We have a first look at Aya Cash as Stormfront. Richard E. Grant will be joining the cast of Loki. In comics, we review Hawkeye: Freefall, Marvels Sub-Mariner, Stealth, Captain Marvel, and Thor!

All this and COVID-19 woes! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Available Tuesdays on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and thecomicbookpodcast.com!

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WORLD’S FINEST LINKS

Exorcist and Game Of Thrones star Max von Sydow dies http://bit.ly/2Qh5gjX
Christians demand Marvel cut a superhero out of upcoming “The Eternals” movie http://bit.ly/2W9Xk7M
Regal Cinemas Switching to Pepsi for Non-Alcoholic Beverages http://bit.ly/2xwvdVV
HEATHER ANTOS and LYSA HAWKINS Promoted to VALIANT Senior Editors http://bit.ly/2waZN78
ANTONIO BANDERAS Would Have Been NEW MUTANTS Sequel Villain http://bit.ly/2U7OwwrCORONA-OhNoAh!US Lawmakers Advised to Use VULCAN Greeting to Avoid Coronavirus Exposure http://bit.ly/2IKsNW8
Fast & Furious 9 Release Date Delayed A Full Year Due To Coronavirus http://bit.ly/2IPiuQw
CW’s RIVERDALE Suspends Filming Due to Possible CORONAVIRUS On-Set http://bit.ly/38WZ72V
Coronavirus Cancellations: Every Film, TV Show, and Event Affected by the Outbreak http://bit.ly/33kz4l1
DIAMOND Cancels Retailer Summit Amid Coronavirus Impact & Spread http://bit.ly/2U6ewbJ
Boston’s ACE Comic Con Canceled Due to Coronavirus http://bit.ly/2Qf6xYL
Wasatch Comic Con- A Creator Focused Con Postponed http://bit.ly/2Qf6KevTELEVISION NEWSMARVEL STUDIOS Hires Animation Studio for Disney+’s WHAT IF…? http://bit.ly/2UaSPHz
The Boys Reveals the First Look at Aya Cash as Stormfront http://bit.ly/2vZ4KQJ
RICHARD E. GRANT Joins Disney+’s LOKI in Mystery Role – Report http://bit.ly/2w6eetaPATREONSurvey Says SUPERMAN is the Most Popular Superhero in U.S.A., But MARVEL Beats DC http://bit.ly/2UkxiMH
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361 Horse Semen

Posted by on Mar 10, 2020 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We remember David Wise, Frank McLaughlin, and James Lipton. Emerald City Comic Con is postponed. The No Time To Die release date has been delayed.  William Shatner is done being Kirk, but at least he has a consolation prize. On TV: Hawaii 5-0 is ending. Daybreak is cancelled. Kids in the Hall has been revived! In comics, we review Strange Adventures, Plunge, Marvel, and Join the Future!

All this and Bad Idea Comics! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Available Tuesdays on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher and thecomicbookpodcast.com!

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WORLD’S FINEST LINKS

David Wise, writer of Star Trek: The Animated Series episode, has died http://bit.ly/2PRKRBC
Frank McLaughlin Dies at Age 84 http://bit.ly/2PVIsGh
James Lipton, Creator and Host of ‘Inside the Actors Studio,’ Dies at 93 http://bit.ly/2xelB1T
Seattle’s EMERALD CITY COMIC CON Postponed Due to CORONAVIRUS http://bit.ly/2TZdezh
DIAMOND Is Latest to Pull Out of EMERALD CITY COMIC CON http://bit.ly/2THL0bY
‘No Time to Die’ Release Delayed Due to Coronavirus Outbreak http://bit.ly/3cB5QT0
DC’s WILDCATS Reboot Canceled According to WARREN ELLIS http://bit.ly/3cH6X3q
James Van Der Beek, Peter Weller & More Promote New Bad Idea Comics http://bit.ly/3awKT9O
DARK HORSE Promotes Three Editors http://bit.ly/3cH7t1m
The D&D powered Stargate RPG is now open for public playtesting http://bit.ly/2TLdYYtWILLIAM SHATNER NEWS!William Shatner gets horse semen in divorce settlement https://pge.sx/3cCGO5X
William Shatner Says His Captain Kirk Days Are Done http://bit.ly/2vQ233JTELEVISION NEWSHawaii Five-0 To Conclude Its 10-Season http://bit.ly/2PTBscK
Netflix’s Daybreak canceled after one season http://bit.ly/38CJmOs
Nathaniel Halpern Signs Overall Deal With Fox 21 http://bit.ly/2Tw4GAN
‘Beauty and the Beast’ Prequel Series in Development at Disney Plus http://bit.ly/2IuRZzI
‘Kids in the Hall’ Revived at Amazon http://bit.ly/2TvvpgD
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360 Full Circle

Posted by on Mar 3, 2020 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Monster Hunter posters are out. Bob Iger is also out as Disney CEO. Steven Spielberg is out as director of Indiana Jones 5. And Kevin Smith apologizes for Batman: Bellicosity. On TV, The Witcher finds Uncle Vesemir. Hank Azaria won’t play Apu anymore. And Steve Blackman is exclusive to Netflix. In comics, we review Finger Guns, Star Trek: Year 5, Hellblazer, and Daredevil!

All this and a Jason Momoa coloring book! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Available Tuesdays on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and thecomicbookpodcast.com!

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WORLD’S FINEST LINKS

The First Monster Hunter Movie Posters Are Here http://bit.ly/2PyCPxd
BOB IGER Out as DISNEY CEO, Successor Named http://bit.ly/2x16FEr
Steven Spielberg No Longer Directing INDIANA JONES 5 http://bit.ly/2VuEV5g
KEVIN SMITH Offers BATMAN: BELLICOSITY Update http://bit.ly/2vsCjdw
DC & IDW Team for SANDMAN / LOCKE & KEY Crossover http://bit.ly/3cngtIQ
‘Henry Cavill As Wolverine In Captain Marvel 2’ Rumor http://bit.ly/2uGbF0g
Get Ready for Bloodshot with Signed Graphic Novels by Jeff Lemire! http://bit.ly/2Pz5q5S
This Jason Momoa “Fantasy Crush” Coloring Book is Actually a Thing http://bit.ly/2PCvMDNTVThe Witcher Finds Its Uncle Vesemir http://bit.ly/2wZEkhK
Hank Azaria Won’t Play Apu on ‘The Simpsons’ Anymore https://nyti.ms/2PCDgqp
‘The Umbrella Academy’Blackman Inks Overall Deal With Netflix http://bit.ly/39dHA7t
NBCU’s Peacock Lands Dick Wolf Library Of ‘Law & Order’ And ‘Chicago’ http://bit.ly/2vvUFds
What’s Coming to Disney Plus in March 2020 http://bit.ly/32K5XHl
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