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DCOCD Episode 10: KNIGHTFALL

DCOCD Episode 10: KNIGHTFALL

The shadow of the pod falls on Knightfall (plus we chuck in Knightquest and Knightsearch, because we’re thorough like that) as Paul and special guest Chris Franklin break the back of this 1992-starting event. Along with semi-ocd Andy Leyland, the lads give a definitive assessment of the art, writing, impact, legacy and ‘Eventiness’ of this epic Bat-family crossover from

DCOCD Episode 9: THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN

Mike and Paul get to one of the biggest to dos of the 90’s, 1992’s Death of Superman! But how will it fare in the rankings against other more typically structured events? When Doomsday comes for Superman what big deals does he bring? How ‘eventy’ is a knock-down drag-out super-brawl? Listen and find out as

DCOCD Episode 8: ECLIPSO: THE DARKNESS WITHIN

Paul is joined by special guest Shagg Matthews of the Fire and Water Podcast Network to discuss DC’s event of 1992, Eclipso: The Darkness Within! How will the scope, big deals, legacy, and eventyness of this story compare against other events? The fight to save Earth from the ‘eclipsed’, heroes gone bad – and the vengeance demon

WAITING FOR DOOM Episode 122: A Little Late Like Immortus Is A Little Old

IS THAT A NEW VOLUME 6 ISSUE I SEE BEFORE ME?? LET’S GET PATROLLING! Down on Derington Way – 9:45 Doom Clock – 15:00 Doomsplaining – 20:21 – It’s here! The conclusion to the arc that leads into the event that’s already concluded! It’s Doom Patrol Volume 6 Issue 11, by Gerard Way, Nick Derington, Tamra Bonvillain, Tom

DCOCD Episode 7: WAR OF THE GODS

Paul and Mike are back with another installment of DCOCD, this time discussing another event from 1991, the Wonder Woman led War of the Gods! How will the scope, big deals, legacy, and eventyness of this story compare against other events? The quest to restore peace among the pantheons was brought to us by the creative team

WAITING FOR DOOM Episode 121: The Hell Equivalent of Tasmania

Angels! Demons! Literal tugging of heart strings! Cocooned souls! GSMD! Flying arms to the head – take a drink, and LET’S GET PATROLLING! Down on Derington Way – 5:41 Doom Clock – 13:58 Doomsplaining – 18:21 – We are taking another dive into the hidden gem that is volume 3 of the Doom Patrol, and discuss issues 11

DCOCD Episode 6: ARMAGEDDON 2001

Paul is joined by special guest Clinton Robison of the Coffee and Comics Podcast to discuss DC’s event of 1991, Armageddon 2001! How will the scope, big deals, legacy, and eventyness of this story compare against other events? The mystery behind the future – and the villain Monarch – was brought to us by the creative team

WAITING FOR DOOM Episode 120: Once, Twice, Three Times An Ape-y

Hot gorilla-on-gorilla action! Kleenex couture! Can you really have ‘time-honoured traditions’ by the 7th issue of a series? Awkward phone conversations! Failing memory! All this and the ever-eternal question on everyone’s lips: just who the bloody hell ARE the Devolutionists anyway?!? LET’S GET PATROLLING! Down on Derington Way – 9:02 Doom Clock – 9:45 Doomsplaining – 14:50 –

DCOCD Episode 5: INVASION!

Paul and Mike are back with another installment of DCOCD, this time discussing the 3 part event from 1988, Invasion! How will the scope, big deals, legacy, and eventyness of this story compare against other events? The battle to save Earth from the alien alliance was brought to us by the creative team of Keith Giffen, Bill Mantlo,

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