David and Richard discuss the latest in news from the world of comics. This week The Guardian names the greatest comic hero ever, the most important new character in Archie history sells out, Marvel goes even more digital than digital and then they let you have your cake and eat it too, but only under limited legally binding circumstances. THEN The Governor comes to life in The Walking Dead, The Avengers Launch a second trailer and our kick-ass pick of the week – Warlord of Mars: Fall of Barsoom by Robert Place Napton & Roberto Castro.
Our next reading assignment: Maus: A Survivor’s Tale by Robert Spiegelman.
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Your Show Notes:
Vintage Clip of the Week
Justice League of America: Pilot (1997)
Batman named greatest comic hero ever
‘The most important new character in Archie history’: Kevin Keller gay marriage issue sells out
Marvel Digital Graphic Novels now available on Apple’s iBookstore
Marvel allows people to create Marvel prints as long as it’s only on a cake
David Morrissey lands Governor Role in The Walking Dead
The Avengers Second Trailer
Our The Walking Dead giveaway is now closed. Winners announced on the next show.
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In keeping with the Mars theme, the music this week is from the film Total Recall by Jerry Goldsmith.