All New Showcase at the Movies Episode 50: 10 Cloverfield Lane

J.J. Abrams and Dan Trachtenberg snuck out a spin-off to the 2008 film Cloverfield, and this week, the Showcasers take a look at it. In a brief, spoiler-free discussion, the crew tells you if it’s worth your time. And what’s cool this week? Jason enjoyed Season 1 of NBC’s Superstore, Erin is reading Stephen King’s Bazaar of Bad Dreams, the second season of The Flash … [Read more...]

All New Showcase Episode 319: Star Wars-The Force Marathon

This weekend was the cultural event of the century, the premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. To prepare for it, Blake and Erin spent a week watching and reviewing the first six Star Wars movies one-by-one, before finally finishing up with a massive spoiler-rich analysis of The Force Awakens. (Don’t worry, the spoilers don’t come until after they’ve discussed the other six … [Read more...]

Jessica Jones vs Supergirl?

Fletch and Adam start off the show telling about BSI's Black Friday sale and letting you know all about our Local Comic Shop Day event on Saturday. Show's topics include a war of Captain Americas, Marvel events, Punisher's logo battle, Frank Miller's controversial Dark Knight comments and Supergirl vs Jessica Jones. Fletch’s twitter. To directly download the show, … [Read more...]

EP68- NOT THAT BOOGIE

Boogie couldn't make it, so artist Travis Hymel joins Adam on this week's show.  Travis is the creator of Boogie Brigade, a comic about kids recruited to fight monsters.   Travis and Adam discuss the failure of Jem and the Holograms, the premiere of CBS's Supergirl, the Dragon's Lair kickstarter, Marvel's Karnac and the Reboot arc of Robert Kirkman's Invincible. Find Travis … [Read more...]

The 5 Biggest Problems with the Supergirl Pilot

From the trailer, I assumed that I wouldn't be watching CBS' Supergirl show regularly.  Its pretty clear the target demographic for the show is young girls, say 10 to 25.  Which is as it should be. I don't buy into a lot of the "girls can't get into comics because X, Y & Z" nonsense that I've heard, but I'm all for a comic book- based show that is there for young women. … [Read more...]