MOMBcast #118

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In episode 118 we talk about recent comics and the tragedy of telly contrast.

In his spotlight, James talks about The Scorpion Vol 1 by Stephen Desberg & Enrico Marino – buy it here!
Outro music by Passage – buy it here!
Contribution from Timothy Swann, who pimps new podcast Tim and Max Solve All The Problems with Popular Culture – listen to it here!
The article Nick keeps talking about during the news is by Tom Spurgeon at The Comics Reporter – read it here!

Notes & Timings:

00:01:00 Talking politics, science, statistics and intellectual property
00:02:00 Our weeks and dietary information
00:04:00 An interjection from Andy
00:05:30 Repeat as necessary
00:09:30 Suggestive ice-cream
00:10:30 Traumatic recall

00:14:30 This week’s comics
00:14:30 Northlanders #47 – Brian Wood & Declan Shalvey
00:18:00 Amazing Spider-Man #677 – Mark Waid & Emma Rios

00:21:00 Crossovers

00:24:30 L’il Depressed Boy #8 – Steve Struble & Sina Grace
00:29:00 The Strange Talent Of Luther Strode #4 – Justin Jordan & Tradd Moore
00:35:00 Journey Into Mystery #633 – Kieron Gillen & Richard Elson
00:39:30 Heart #3 – Blair Butler & Kevin Mellon
00:43:00 Carnage USA #2 – Zeb Wells & Clayton Crain

00:46:30 Comic pricing

00:47:30 The Activity #2 – Nathan Edmonson & Mitch Gerads

00:50:30 Big Pop

00:51:00 Timothy Swann on Tim and Max Solve All The Problems with Popular Culture

00:53:00 News Ambush!
00:53:00 Walt Simonson on Avengers
00:53:00 DC price raise
00:54:00 DC52 cancellations
00:54:30 DC52 new titles

01:08:00 Cinebook competition to win Orbital vol 1
01:12:30 Spotlight: The Scorpion vol 1: The Devil’s Mark by Stephen Desberg & Enrico Marino

01:28:30 The coming week