Episode 801 – Shadow Housing w/ Dan Poblocki!

Reviews: Runaways Vol 5 #1, Secret Empire Omega #1, Sheena Vol 4 #1, The Orville series premiere, Preacher S2 finale, South Park S21 premiere, The Strain series finale

We’re back to normal shows! And Jon Hoche returns to co-host! The boys talk about the new Tomb Raider and Black Widow…I mean Red Sparrow trailers and Jimmy thanks everyone for the awesome 800th episode recording. Producer Joe sat down with author Dan Poblocki to chat about the release of his 3rd book in his Shadow House trilogy. News includes: Ed Piskor is creating X-Men: Grand Design remixing years of X-Men continuity, Daniel Dae Kim replaces Ed Skrein in Hellboy, Terry Moore’s Strangers in Paradise is coming to the big screen, DC’s Ragman is getting an upgrade, and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!

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Episode 800 w/ Michael Emerson/Erica Schultz/Jonathan Baylis/Slanty Eyed Mama (Kate Rigg/Lyris Hung)!

Reviews: Bombshells United #1, Kingsman: The Red Diamond #1, Made Men #1, Star Wars Adventures #1, Blood Drive S1 finale

We didn’t think we’d be able to pull it off at the last minute, but we did it! It’s our big 800th episode live recording. Producer Joe comes down from upstate to help out as usual. Special guests: Michael Emerson, Erica Schultz, Jonathan Baylis and Slanty Eyed Mama (Kate Rigg/Lyris Hung)! And, of course, because it’s an anniversary episode, there is plenty of music! Many thanks to the CNI Chorus consisting of Sarah Goldrainer, Liz Pepe, Kristen French, Nicky Schmidlein and Emmy Potter.  Big ups to Hourglass Tavern for letting us hold the show there for the 4th time. Give them a visit if you’re in NYC. News includes: Drew Goddard will direct X-Force, Colin Trevorrow is not directing Star Wars IX anymore, Harley Quinn’s 25th anniversary will have her drawn onto classic Batman covers, Futurama returns as a radio play, the Doctor Who spin-off Class has officially been cancelled and the Guy Ritchie directed live-action Aladdin casts Billy Magnussen as Prince Anders (ugh). 

Michael Emerson teases some of his upcoming work on Arrow, talks about his love of the classics and relays some interesting fan interactions. Erica Schultz tells us about her new work Twelve Devils Dancing and other projects. Jonathan Baylis gives the scoop on the new issue of So Buttons…, his autobio comic anthology. And Slanty Eyed Mama update us on what’s happening with them and give us an epic improv spoken word accompanied by violin performance! 

Give it a listen and enjoy! On to 900! PLEASE DON’T STEAL THE AUDIO (or pictures) AND POST IT ELSEWHERE! JUST LINK TO THE COMIC NEWS INSIDER WEBSITE PLEASE! 

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Episode 799 – A CNI Catch-Up!

Reviews: Secret Empire #10, Elsewhere #1, Mech Cadet Yu #1, The Defenders, DuckTales, Game of Thrones S7 finale, Orphan Black series finale, The Tick, Wynonna Earp S2 finale, Death Note

We finally got through all of that awesome SDCC coverage! Did you miss us? We’re back with a somewhat regular format show as Jimmy flies solo. He recruits several friends to do some audio reviews of comic, TV and film. Thanks to Marta, Heidi, Corey, Barry, Emily, Jon, Emmy and Ashley! It’s just a little catch-up episode since we haven’t covered anything new for over a month. Jimmy talks about going to Flame Con and how it’s a great show. He also talks about what’s coming this Sunday for the live recording of our 800th episode! Sunday, September 10th. 7:30pm. Hourglass Tavern on 373 w. 46th St. Come on by if you’re around! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love! Also, get a hold of us!

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Episode 797 – SDCC: Inhumans w/ Anson Mount/Serinda Swan/Iwan Rheon/Isabelle Cornish/Ken Leung/Eme Ikwuakor/Sonya Balmores/Mike Moh/Ellen Woglom/EP Scott Buck/director Roel Reine/IMAX Entertainment CEO Greg Foster!

Jimmy sat down in the roundtables for the upcoming new Marvel series Inhumans. You’ll hear from stars Anson Mount, Serinda Swan, Iwan Rheon, Isabelle Cornish, Ken Leung, Eme Ikwuakor, Sonya Balmores, Mike Moh, Ellen Woglom, EP Scott Buck, director, Roel Reine, and IMAX Entertainment CEO Greg Foster.  What will the new show entail? How will it fit into the Marvel U? How close to the comic book characters are the TV iterations? Download the free podcast to find out! 

For this last week, there will be no regular format shows. Only SDCC press room specials. Jimmy needs that long just to recover from all of the craziness that is Comic Con International. You will hear one more roundtable for Dark Matter.  He missed some rooms that he wanted to cover but boy howdy did he still cover a lot! Also, go back over the past couple of weeks to see what he covered!

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Episode 794 – SDCC: Batman and Harley Quinn w/ Kevin Conroy/Loren Lester/Paget Brewster/Kevin Michael Richardson/producer Bruce Timm/co-screenwriter Jim Krieg/director Sam Liu!

Jimmy sat down in the roundtables for the new DCU animated film, Batman and Harley Quinn! You’ll hear from stars Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Paget Brewster, Kevin Michael Richardson, producer Bruce Timm, co-screenwriter Jim Krieg, and director Sam Liu. How did this movie come together? Will Kevin Conroy do his Batman voice and send chills up our spines? How does Poison Ivy and The Floronic Man fit into it all? Download the free podcast to find out! 

For the next few weeks, there will be no regular format shows. Only SDCC press room specials. Jimmy needs that long just to recover from all of the craziness that is Comic Con International. You will hear roundtables for Inhumans, Dark Matter, Justice League Action and Teen Titans Go! He missed some rooms that he wanted to cover but boy howdy did he still cover a lot! 

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Episode 791 – SDCC: Legends of Tomorrow w/ Victor Garber/Caity Lotz/Dominic Purcell/Nick Zano/Maisie Richardson-Sellers/Brandon Routh/Tala Ashe/Franz Drameh!

Jimmy sat down in the roundtables for yet another favorite show, Legends of Tomorrow! You’ll hear from stars Victor Garber, Caity Lotz, Dominic Purcell, Nick Zano, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Brandon Routh, Tala Ashe, and Franz Drameh. How will the mashed up time line work? Who’s going to take on those dinosaurs? Where will the new cast members fit in? Download the free podcast to find out! 

For the next few weeks, there will be no regular format shows. Only SDCC press room specials. Jimmy needs that long just to recover from all of the craziness that is Comic Con International. You will hear roundtables for Inhumans, Doctor Who, Batman and Harley Quinn, Dirk Gently, Supergirl, Dark Matter, Justice League Action and Teen Titans Go!He missed some rooms that he wanted to cover but boy howdy did he still cover a lot! 

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Episode 788 – SDCC: iZombie w/ Rose McIver/Aly Michalka/Malcolm Goodwin/Rahul Kohli/Robert Buckley/EP Diane Ruggiero-Wright!

Jimmy sat down in the roundtables for yet another favorite show, iZombie! You’ll hear from stars Rose McIver (Olivia Moore), Aly Michalka (Peyton Charles), Malcolm Goodwin (Clive Babineaux), Rahul Kohli (Ravi Chakrabarti), Robert Buckley (Major Lilywhite), and EP Diane Ruggiero-Wright. After last season’s cliffhanger, what direction will the show take? How will zombies and humans survive together? What are some of the characteristics that Liv will take on next season? Download the free podcast to find out! 

Starting this week and the following few weeks after, there will be no regular format shows. Only SDCC press room specials. Jimmy needs that long just to recover from all of the craziness that is Comic Con International. You will hear roundtables for Inhumans, Doctor Who, Legends of Tomorrow, Batman and Harley Quinn, Dirk Gently, Supergirl, Dark Matter, Gotham, Justice League Action and Teen Titans Go!He missed some rooms that he wanted to cover but boy howdy did he still cover a lot! 

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