Fireside Chats - Comic Book Podcast
Summary: Comic Book focused news and reviews brought to you twice each week. Join us as we analyze the newest comic current events and debate the weekly hot topics that every comicbook geek wonders about. Welcome to our multiverse. Welcome to Fireside.
***Spoilers Alert*** Ok Firesiders, we have all had a chance to see it so it’s time for us to talk about Captain Marvel. Carol Danvers is officially in the MCU and it’s time to see what the guys thought. Join Mendte, Maurer, Features, and Baby Huey as they review Marvels latest hit. How does it stack up to the comic origin? Nick Fury’s eye. Goose’s appetite. The Skrulls. Mar Vel. And that mid credit scene! After you see Marvel Studios newest Captain, come back and press play. Welcome to Fireside.***Spoilers Alert***
Better late than never Firesiders! After some tweaking we are finally ready for a little bit of that new news you have come to expect on Wednesday’s! That’s right, join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as they gush over Doomsday Clock, Joker coming and going, Arrow bidding his farewell, and Captain Marvel going higher, further, and faster at the box office! We have wasted enough time. Let’s do this. Welcome to Fireside!
Some of you have seen it. Some of you haven’t... but we could all use a refresher on who is Carol Danvers. Yes Fireside Faithful, Captain Marvel is in theaters so we figured a breakdown was in order. Join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as they breakdown the origins of Marvels newest MCU contender. How did she join the fray? How was her origin retconned? Plus how is it that she is at the forefront of the Marvel world when she has historically been a somewhat unpopular character. Before you see the movie, kick start the psyche magnetron, go binary, and Welcome to Fireside.
Welcome back Fireside Family! With another Wednesday mean another round of news from our beloved Comicsphere. Join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as they not only give you the news, but make seemingly normal words feel very inappropriate. As Casey Jones so elegantly put it in the first Turtles movie. “It’s a talent.” Join these haggard host as they talk about the dumbest Disney/Marvel rumor, Constantine might get the respect he deserves, Lego screwing up again, and the new Shazam and Hellboy trailers. Let’s get this going. Welcome to Fireside.
We’re back to basics here at Fireside Studios Fireside Faithful! The news is new and were full of it. Read into that anyway you’d like. Join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as the bring you the happenings from around the Comicsphere. We have a lot to go over. How did Wolverine got back into the marvel comics universe? Why would someone send death threats over Venom? And what happened that lead to Shazam coming to the aid of Captain Marvel? Find out after you hit play. Welcome to Fireside!
Greetings and Salutations Firesiders! Mendte and Mr. Maurer have a supersize Issue for your listening pleasure. The crew is joined by the man of a million voices Frank Caliendo. Frank talks his own superhero origin, his new podcast Comic Playground, auditioning against Jon Favreau, and much much more. (Special guest appearances by Robert Downey Jr., Donald Trump, Nic Cage, Christopher Walken, Barrack Obama, Adam Sandler, Morgan Freeman, William Shatner, Todd McFarlane, Charles Barkley, Shaggy, Scooby, and more!)* Welcome to Fireside! *Special Guests do not actually make any appearances.
Rejoice Firesiders for he has returned! No, we aren’t talking about Second Coming (Well not in this instance). We are talking the return of Mr. Maurer, Join the tenacious team of Mendte, Mr. Maurer, and Features as they bring you all of the news from the Comic-Sphere. Such as Batman’s Adventures with the Ninja Turtles coming to the silver screen, Netflix putting a final nail in their Marvel coffin, and Conan and his team of Avengers. All this and more. Welcome to Fireside.
Still no Maurer Fireside Faithful, so that means there is one topic that’s no longer off limits... Video Games. Thats right Firesiders, Mendte and Features are back at Emergent Gamer Studios and joined by Felix Hergood to talk what 2019 will look like for us in the bagged and boarded community. What’s games are confirmed this year, what’s games are rumored to be announced, and what characters deserve to get the Spider-Man PS4 treatment. So while you complete the final DLC missions, press play and get excited for what’s next. Welcome to Fireside!
Beep You! Ok I got one in here somewhere. Maurer is not here and it didn’t feel like the show was ready to post with out at least one. The show goes on Fireside Faithful, and Features and Mendte are ready to rise to the challenge. Joined by fellow OG podcast host Felix Hergood of the Emergent Gamer Podcast, Mendte channels his inner Maurer, converting his “Hello! Hello! Hello!” to “Grumble. Grumble. Grumble.” With every Wednesday, we have some new news and our plucky point of views. From The Speed Force going to War in the Flash, to Sparkles the Vampire possibly becoming Batman. Plus who are Hulu’s new Offenders. Let’s get this going! Hit play and Welcome to Fireside.
We made it to the weekend Fireside Faithful! And before it truly gets going, let’s take a break and talk about what we all can’t wait for - the X-Men in the MCU... more importantly Wolverine! As we know, the hunt is on for Hugh Jackman’s replacement so that got us wondering, how are they going to bring him into our favorite cinematic universe? More importantly what does that mean for Mutants and their introduction as well? Join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as they go over their thoughts and favorite fan theories about how to add the X-Gene to the fold. Let’s get this started. Welcome to Fireside!
Hello internets and Fireside Faithful! It’s Wednesday and we know what that means! New comics and new news! Yes Firesiders the tradition continues as Mendte, Maurer, and Feature take their posts and deliver a show for the ages... or par for the course... more likely the latter. Maurer breaks down what’s going down Doctor Strange and Azrael, while Mendte talks Spider-Man, and Walking dead, and Features taking us home with Batfleck, and Kitty Pride. We have a lot to go over so let’s stop wasting time. Press play. Do it. Welcome to Fireside!
Hello, Hello, hel…..(record scratch)..What’s going on Firesiders! It’s a whole new world here at Fireside Studio. Mendte and Features have been locked out and the guys from Toying Around have taken control of the booth. So join Mr. Maurer, Baby Huey, and Mashko as they introduce the Fireside Faithful to the world of Toying Around. Get the story on what makes three grown men fight four year olds for Ninja Turtles and what pieces of plastic make Maurer mad! Plus some Toy news. So….Welcome to Fireside.
Welcome back Fireside Faithful! It’s Wednesday and With is come the traditional newest of the news (no matter what tone Features says it in). Leave the world behind for a bit and join as we escape to Earth 1 and 616 for a bit. Mendte is back with his loyal sidekicks Features and Maurer! Join the tenacious trio as they talk Harley Quinn, Venom, X-Men, Funko, Walking Dead, and much more. Let’s do this. Welcome to Fireside.
Firesiders get you comic encyclopedia’s ready! You may need to do some research on this next round of B-List heroes. Mendte is still in misery so Mr. Maurer, P. Features, and Baby Huey talk B Team. With the success of Aquaman and excitement for Doom Patrol building the Fireside Crew asks the question. Are the B-List characters more enjoyable on the big screen? Or is it that we are just more open to change for the likes of Elongated Man and Robot Man? Join in as the guys take a journey down memory lane all while looking to the future of our spandex clad heroes. Welcome to Fireside.
Turn on some Bob Seger, pop your collar, and slide into the latest issue Firesiders! Mendte may have gotten a little overzealous in his new digs and suffered a slight injury. But the show must go on. Mr. Maurer takes the reigns with P. Features and Baby Huey by his side. They jump right in to a new and improved New News. The guys talk Shazam’s jab at the Dark Knight, Tom Holland’s major leak, and Kelsey Gramer’s newest comic gig. All that plus angry people of Walmart, Symbiote Spider-Man, New Rob Liefeld comic and much much more. Welcome to Fireside.