Waiting for Doom

18
Jan

DCOCD 0 - Secret Origin Zero Issue

Introducing DCOCD, a new side-show-spin-off-side-project-minisode-type-thing show from Paul and Mike!

Each episode, your favourite Australian podcast hosts will discuss a DC Comics Event, as they occur in chronological order - except for this episode, where they explain the premise and format of the show. The current plan is for DCOCD to alternate weeks with Waiting For Doom for the forseeable future.

So join Paul and Mike as they discuss the scope, big deals, legacy, and eventyness of every* DC event ever!

*Conditions Apply

Get in touch and lets us know your thoughts! You can send your comments to DCOCDcast@gmail.com , or on Twitter @DCOCDcast  - and thanks for tuning in!

 

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21
Dec

Episode 115: The End is a Terrible Thing to Waste

Sequels! Unread comics! Unexpected choices in fundraising! More Kbbalistic mysticism than you can shake a possessed doll at! Ending the year by ending a volume - AND revealing a new project! GADZOOKS! LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • Down on Derington Way - 11:26
  • Doom Clock - 14:25
  • Doomsplaining - 18:38 - We reach the end of volume 2 of the Doom Patrol, as we cover issues 86 and 87 by Rachel Pollack, Ted McKeever, John E Workman Jr, Axel Alonso and Lou Stathis!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 47:45 - We read your responses to the question, "Who is your favourite character with a walking stick?"
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14
Dec

Episode 114: Cows Are Notoriously Aggressive

Sexy tension! Meta commentary! Yummy yummy thought meals! Creepy stalking clocks! Drug tazers! Hobo-Robos! Yes, it's time for some more boring new adventures so LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • Down on Derington Way - 6:07
  • Doom Clock - 13:14
  • Doomsplaining - 18:00 - We head back to volume 4 of the Doom Patrol, and take a look at issues 5 and 6 by John Byrne, Doug Hazlewood, Jared K. Fletcher, Alex Bleyaert and Mike Carlin!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 45:07 - We read your responses to the question, "What comic habit have you broken?"
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30
Nov

Episode 113: This Is How It’s Gonna Go Out

Deadly frisbees! Faith healers! Erotic chocolate milk! Grail cups, not plastic tumblers! Food that opens gates! Satan! eBay sniping! Something for everyone!

  • Down on Derington Way - 6:07
  • Doom Clock - 10:22
  • Doomsplaining - 15:45 - It's the beginning of the end for volume 2 of the Doom Patrol, as we take a look at issues 84 and 85, brought to us by Rachel Polack, Ted McKeever, John E. Workman and Lou Stathis!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 45:58 - We read your responses to the question, "In terms of comics, what was the 'one that got away'?"
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23
Nov

Episode 112: Thanks For Nothing

The only thing worth saying right now is ERMERGERD NEW ISSUE SPOILER WARNINGS GALORE NEW ISSUE NEW ISSUE LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • Down on Derington Way - 5:04
  • Doom Clock - 14:47
  • Doomsplaining - 18:07 - It's finally here! Issue 9 of Doom Patrol volume 6! SPOILER WARNINGS GALORE FOR THOSE WHO HAVEN'T READ IT YET OK? Brought to us by Gerard Way, Nick Derington, Tom Fowler, Tamra Bonvillain, Todd Klein, Maggie Howell and Jamie S. Rich!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 45:58 - We read your responses to the question, "Pick a team of comic characters; they are now a band. What is the name of their first album?"
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9
Nov

Episode 111: What a Bunch of Iceholes

Asparagus monsters! New costumes! Talking apes! Over-explaining things! Ice, ice and more ice, baby! Closing line clunkers! All this wackiness can only mean one thing - it's time for an all new episode of Waiting For Doom! LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • Down on Derington Way - 5:12
  • Doom Clock - 7:38
  • Doomsplaining - 12:02 - We return to volume 4 of the Doom Patrol, looking at issues 3 and 4 from John Byrne, Doug Hazlewood, Jare K Fletcher, and Alex Bleyaert!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 36:02 - We read your responses to the question, "After the Brotherhoods of Evil and Dada, what Brotherhood should the Patrol face next?"
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27
Oct

Episode 110: Stand Back, It’s False Memories!

Mike and Paul return with an all new episode of Waiting For Doom! YAY! Also return are those DAMN Nanites that cause that DAMN clickyechonoisething part way through the editing process! BOO! We are aware of the issue, and are looking into how to avoid it again. Thanks for your understanding and for sticking with us during this difficult time. Send thoughts and prayers, humans. Anyway, LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • Down on Derington Way - 8:34
  • Doom Clock - 10:30
  • Doomsplaining - 15:07 - We continue towards the end of volume 2, as we take a look at issue 82 and 83 of that run, from Rachel Pollack, Ted McKeever, Jamie Tolagson, Matt Howarth, John E Workman Jr, Debbie McKeever and Kyle Baker!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 44:42 - We read your responses to the question, "Who is your favourite fioctional robot?"
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19
Oct

Episode 109: Reborn Together For The First Time!

Teen punks of convenience! Vampires! (Again!?) Questionable use of $12 Million! Rebirths, Relaunches and Retcons, oh my! LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • Down on Derington Way - 6:11
  • Doom Clock - 7:39
  • Doomsplaining - 12:38 - We begin to cover volume 4 of the Doom Patrol, looking at the first 2 issues of this series, from John Byrne, Doug Hazlewood, Jared K. Fletcher and Alex Bleyaert!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 45:57 - We read your responses to the question, "Who is your favourite pre-comics fictional character?"
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12
Oct

Episode 108: Not in Kansas Any More But We Still Have Dorothy…

We're back with more Doom Patrol goodness! Join Mike, Paul, Hotcakes and Fabineez for about 30 minutes of good audio, and another 30 minutes of an annoying clipping sound that unexpectedly appeared during editing. Not recording - because we would've stopped until it was resolved - but editing. CURSE YOU, TECH GODS. Anyway, thanks and apologies in advance for putting up with it. We loves you guys.

  • Down on Derington Way - 10:46
  • Doom Clock - 16:48
  • Doomsplaining - 21:56 - We return to volume 2 of the Doom Patrol, covering issues 80 and 81 from rachel Pollack, The Pander Brothers, Ted McKeever, Stuart Chaffetz, and John E Workman Jr!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 45:57 - We read your responses to the question, "Who is your favourite fictional hero of colour?"
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5
Oct

Episode 107: As In One of the Circles of Hell

It's a new episode, taking a look at a new era, featuring the deubt of a new gimmick, the Doom Radio! LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • Down on Derington Way - 8:49
  • Doom Clock - 10:15
  • Doomsplaining - 13:53 - We take our first nervous steps into an era we've never covered before...save for giving the entire run a brief recap back in Episode 7 (February 2015) because SOMEONE at the time refused to buy/read it...anyway, what was I saying? Oh. Yes. This week we take a look at the 'Tenth Circle' story from JLA (2004) issues 94 through 99, by John Byrne, Chris Claremont, Jerry Ordway, Tom Orzechowski and David Baron! The intro to Byrne's dP run proper!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 45:24 - We read your responses to the question, "What name in comic do you have problems pronouncing?"
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