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.
Welcome back Fireside Faithful! Features has a question? If you took away Batman, Wonder Woman, and Superman - Who would be DC’s Trinity? Join Mendte, Features, and Baby Huey as the three explore the possibilities of who could replace DC’s strongest, fiercest, and smartest. Maurer still won’t come in without a hazmat suit. Also, what about Marvel? Who could replace the Big three? Find out who the guys would pick on today’s issue of Fireside Chats. Welcome to Fireside.
It’s Wednesday once again Firesiders!Let us help you get over the hump of hump day with another semi coherent borage of new news. Whether you’re on the way to work, home, or the local comic shop, we’ve got you. Join Mendte, Features, and Baby Huey (Maurer refused) as they go into the last week of comic current events. The guys chat about the top selling comics last month, a new solo Catwoman series, Booster Gold time jumping with Booster Gold, Arsenal returning to the Arrowverse, and that damn Soul Stone. So buckle up, press play, and let’s do this. Welcome to Fireside.
It’s over Firesiders, the Earth is plunging into Dark Multiverse as this epic DC story comes to a close. The Batman Who Laughs and the forces of Barbatos look like they have the upper hand. Join Mendte, Maurer, Features, and Baby Huey as they talk about (arguably) DC’s most important story arc since Flashpoint gave us the New 52. How did it start? Why Metal? Who are the evil Batmen? And is it worth the read? Get the answers to all of these and much more Metal in today’s issue. Welcome to Fireside!
The Throne is ripe for the picking Fireside Faithful. Hordes of Frost Giants, Dark Elves, and other nightmares of the 9 realms are poised and ready to attack. Mendte has become patient zero, so its up to Mr. Maurer, P. Features, and Baby Huey keep the new news coming and save the people of Midgard. As the guys guard the gates, they talk Ghost Rider's kingdom in hell, Marvel's First Family's triumphant return and Teen Titans Animated Series gets a second life. All that and more! Welcome to Fireside and we will see you in Valhalla.
Its Morphin’ Time Firesiders! The grid is being shattered and we couldn’t be more excited. Lord Drakkon is the best thing to happen to Power Rangers since Zords, and he’s finally making his move. Join Mendte, Maurer, and our in house Rangers expert, Baby Huey. The three talk about how Mighty Morphin’ was able to stand the test of time and stay relevant enough to still get us excited about the comics. If you were a Power Rangers fan growing up, grab your power coin, and Welcome to Fireside.
Rise and shine Fireside Faithful! Wednesday is here once again to bring the good people of the ComicSphere new books and new news. So on your way the your local comic shop, join Mendte and Maurer to catch up on what’s new within our bagged and boarded boundaries. Features was attacked/seduced by late shift once again, so sadly he’s not with us, but Baby Huey is here to pick up the slack. On today’s issue the gang goes into new teams, like Darkseid joining the Justice League (you read that right), Teen Titans and the Main Man’s daughter, and Wonder Woman going Dark. And of course we talk about the Deadpool 2 trailer... well as best as we can with Mendte screaming. Enough wasting time, press play and Welcome to Fireside.
We are getting close Fireside Faithful. Infinity War is a hop, skip, and Moon toss away and needless to say we are excited. Who isn’t? Vision. He’s not. Join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as they go into detail about all things Infinity War. From the Thanos’s motivation and the Black Order, to Caps stopping the debatable punch, and other rumors surrounding the movie. Get pumped Firesiders, we are weeks away. Hop on the hype train and Welcome to Fireside.
It’s Wednesday Firesiders, it’s time for a new Chat. A new chat full of new news and new jokes. A weekly fresh start like Marvel comics’ business strategy as of late. Join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as they talk about the new comic line up from Marvel, the Bizarro Universe crash landing with Boyzarro, Constantine becomes an official Legend, and of course the New Infinity War trailer! So let get to it... press play, and as always - Welcome to Fireside.
Grab the whiskey Firesiders, it’s time to talk Jessica Jones. Season 2 dropped long enough ago that it’s time for a spoiler filled review. Join Mendte, Maurer, and first time guest, long time listener Mashko (AKA our number one fan). The three go in depth into our favorite Netflix hero’s second outing. How does it stand up to the first season? What worked? What didn’t? Do they miss Killgrave as much as I do? All this and a hangover. Welcome to Fireside.
Ok Firesiders, listen up because we don’t have much time. We are being crushed by the amount of comic news of the last week like we’re in Garbage Compactor 3263827 from a New Hope. We may not have an R2 and 3PO, but we do have hosts Mendte, Features, and Baby Huey. That should be enough... fingers crossed. The guys talk Daddy Deathstroke, and the Rider Supreme; As well as Deadpool 2 reshoots, why Hawkeye has been on the sidelines, and the first reactions to Cloak and Dagger. All that plus our thoughts on Jessica Jones season 2. So into the garbage chute, and Welcome to Fireside.
Ring the bell Firesiders! It’s time for another Fireside Fightclub - the show where your favorite hosts go toe to toe with some of comic cultures finest. We have taken on the Suicide Squad, The Guardians of the Galaxy, and the Arrowverse, but now we face our most cunning adversaries yet... the Robins. It was going to be the BatFamily, but we aren’t ready for Batman. See how Mendte, Maurer, and Features would try and take down Nightwing, Red Hood, and Red Robin using only one weapon each. Who will come out on top? Press play to find out. Welcome to Fireside.
This one is a doozy Firesiders! The news surrounding the ComicSphere is getting dense and closing in; absorbing every blog and media feed in its path. How will we ever sort it all out? Luckily, Mendte, Maurer, and Features live for these moments Moments where Shiny Cosmic Surfers become Thunder Gods. Where Fresh starts aren’t so fresh, and toys are the biggest source of spoilers. Where Tom Cruise might be the DCEU’s brightest day. In such chaos... Fireside thrives. Let us help make sense of it all, and as always... Welcome to Fireside.
Sometimes you just need to let it out Firesiders. I’m told it’s therapeutic. So welcome back to Get Off My Lawn Part 2: Now with more Maurer. Join Mendte, Features, and the man who hates for a living as they talk about their recent grips with the comic book industry. From Marvels recent comic shortcomings, to the odd DC decisions around their TV and Film franchises. So join us Fireside Faithful, let’s get it all into the open so we can get back on track tomorrow. Welcome to Fireside!
Firesiders! This will be our last issue... just kidding. I was just making sure you were all paying attention. No, we aren’t going anywhere, not with all that’s going on around the ComicSphere. Join Mendte, Maurer, and Features as they hep everyone play catch up with last weeks biggest comic current events. From Superman’s newest weakness, and new books from Quicksilver, Multiple Man, and Thor - to Kevin Smith’s close call, and early Aquaman buzz. That’s just the beginning. Buckle up, Welcome to Fireside, and let’s do this!
***Spoiler Alert*** It’s been a week and we’re all still screaming Wakanda forever! Black Panther has broken record after record, and is arguably one of the best Marvel movies ever made. Mendte, Maurer, and Features are joined by Amir of the That Jawn Podcast Network to give you their take on this crowing achievement. From Killmonger to Shuri, M’Baku to the Panther God Bast - join the guys for a no holds barred spoiled ridden review. This is your last warning... See the movie, press play, and Welcome to Fireside! ***Spoiler Alert***