Tag Archives: Batman

Episode 40- Spider Fist of Justice!

 

Dan, Josh and Danny B are joined by Violet to discuss Marvel and Netflix’ divisive Iron Fist series.

We get in to the show’s highs and lows and whether it deserves the negative backlash it’s garnered from critics.

We also dissect the latest trailers for Justice League and Spider-Man: … Continue Reading

5 Reasons why Nightwing could be the best film of the DCEU

Batman fans could have been forgiven for recently breathing a long and well deserved sigh of relief.

Firstly, it was announced that after talk of deteriorating negotiations between director Matt Reeves and Warner Brothers executives that Reeves would indeed be taking to the director’s chair for The Batman.

Secondly (and … Continue Reading

State of the DCEU Address

“If chicken little tells you that the sky is fallin’
And even if it wasn’t would you still come crawlin’
Back again?
I think you would my friend”

Maybe we’ll never know what Steven Tyler really meant when he sang those portentous lyrics; but if you think that he wasn’tContinue Reading

Film Review: The Lego Batman Movie (2017)- Very Positive

Nobody was more shocked than me by 2014’s The Lego Movie.

What at first glance appeared to be a cynical attempt to goad children into pestering their parents ¬†for disproportionately expensive plastic bricks ended up being… an incredibly witty and insightful treatise on capitalism, consumerism, post-modern identity crisis, imagination … Continue Reading

Episode 33- Watching Watchmen, Gawping at Guardians, Staring at Spidey!

This podcast is afraid of me, I have seen its true face!

Dan, Josh and Danny B are back to chat all about the seminal graphic novel that changed the face of superhero fiction forever; Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ Watchmen.

We take some comments from our loyal listeners on … Continue Reading

Episode 32- Nerdibate: Alien VS Terminator

We’re back for a nerdibate as two terrifying titans of science fiction face off for supremacy.

We judge each franchise by their heroes, villains, supporting characters and world building to see who will emerge victorious. We also Discuss new directors for Deadpool 2 and the Highlander remake, why the X-Men … Continue Reading

Episode 28- Holy Bat-Chat!

Dan, Josh and Danny B have all bought their tickets for a whistle-stop tour of Gotham City through the years. We’ll be rating the various big screen Bat-Men from Adam West right through to Ben Affleck and discussing their performances, costumes, supporting characters and the worlds they inhabit. We also … Continue Reading

Episode 25- Ask US Anything- Listener Questions

Dan, Josh and Danny B are back after a week’s hiatus to touch base with our listeners. We have some clever and provocative questions of a nerdy nature from our listenership which we’re only too happy to answer. We also discuss the new Star Trek: Discovery plot details, the ‘controversial’ … Continue Reading