It's the very first episode of the KRAKATHOOM Retro Comic Review Podcast!! Join Grant Richter and Herman Louw as they delve into the world of the funnybooks and discuss comics from all across the board, WITH ONE CAVEAT - LIGHTNING, that oh so fickle progenitor of primordial life, the spark that ignites the imagination, MUST be present, either as symbolism or superpower!
This episode contains the following ELECTRIFYING (get it?) segments:
1.Main Segment: ADAM WARLOCK, as featured in Marvel Premiere Issues 1 & 2 (1972)
2. Lightning Strikes Twice: Grant does his X-Men bit with Uncanny #222, while Herm picks an old issue of All-Star Squadron (Issue 36 to be exact)
3. Thus Spake Zarathustra! - where Herman links comics to philosophy. Too lofty a goal? Wait and see.
4. Beyond Comics - We dive headfirst into recent news from the industry and beyond.
5. Lightning Reviews segment - Quick twitter-style reviews of recent reads and back issues.
Music featured in this episode is by Arch Enemy ("The Eagle Flies Alone") and Man Man ("Sparks").
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