In this issue, it’s your chance to finally lick Batman! THEN Geoff Johns becomes a LEGO minifig! But how will he write with his hands locked in a cupping position? ALSO it’s Gotham Academy, Lobo, Bucky Barnes on the wall and more in What We’ve Been Reading.
PLUS our Kick-Ass Pick of the Week: Worlds’ Finest V1: The Lost Daughters of Earth-2 with SPECIAL GUEST: Singer and songwriter Meri Amber. This is Behind the Panels.
Your Hosts: Richard Gray, David McVay and Special Guest: Meri Amber
What We’ve Been Reading
This Week (1 October 2014): Gotham Academy #1, Lobo #1, Bucky Barnes Winter Soldier #1, Guardians 3000 #1, Thor #1, Death Of Wolverine #3 (still not dead)
- Dark Horse Comics has announced Frankenstein Underground from Mike Mignola and artist Ben Stenbeck, and will be set in the same universe as Hellboy and BPRD
- DC Comics has claimed the most sales in September with 3.5 million comic books sold
- The U.S. Postal Service is teaming up with DC Comics to produce a series of collector stamps in honour of Batman’s 75th anniversary this year.
- Harvey Dent comes to TV’s Gotham as Nicholas D’Agosto gets set for a guest role
- Guardians of the Galaxy is now the third biggest Marvel film in the US, with a North American total of over $319 million, and over $644 million worldwide
- Dominic Cooper will return as Howard Stark in Marvel’s Agent Carter
- Kevin Smith, Geoff Johns and Stephen Amell join the roster of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham with their own digital minifigs!
- Finally, a trailer from Justice League: Throne of Atlantis surfaced this week, so here’s a little taste.
Kick-Ass Pick of the Week
Worlds’ Finest V1: The Lost Daughters of Earth-2 with SPECIAL GUEST: Singer and songwriter Meri Amber
Next Week (113): Greg Rucka’s The Punisher with Special Guest: Andrew Constant, writer of Torn, Broken Line and the new Gestalt Comics release Fly
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Music used in this episode includes live performances from Meri Amber’s Super EP available at www.meriamber.com