Apr 01 2012

Behind The Panels Issue 22 – Kick-Ass 2

Hosted By: Richard Gray & David McVay

Each week Richard and David discuss the latest in news from the world of comics. In this issue, the Akira creator returns to comics, DC’s Earth 2, Trashy Frankenstein, Marvel’s Spider-Men and Oz Comic-Con. THEN It’s Bats and Turtles in film news. PLUS our kick ass pick of the week is, well, Kick-Ass 2!

Our next reading assignment: Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons.

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Your Show Notes:

Vintage Clip of the Week (: min)

Teen Titans in The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (1967) – “The Monster Machine”

Comic News

Akira’s Katsuhiro Otomo Working on New Manga (Thanks to Nima Afshar for the spot!)

James Robinson talks Earth 2

Arcania to tell ‘Trashy’ version of Frankenstein

Marvel reveals more about June’s Spider-Men

Oz Comic-Con kicks off this weekend in Adelaide

Movie News

Original cast member returning for The Dark Knight Rises

Warner Bros. animation confirms CG Behind the Batman for Cartoon Network

Michael Bay posts second statement on (Teenage Mutant) Ninja Turtles aka TAINT

The Rest…

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The music used for this episode is “Banana Splits” by The Dickies and “Bad Reputation” by The Hit Girls from the “Kick-Ass” movie soundtrack.

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