Waiting for Doom

26
Feb

Episode 9: 1960s Comic Book Science Couldn’t Save Giacomo

Greetings and salutations, Patrollers! Mike and Paul are back with your favourite Doom Patrol podcast!  

We open our ninth episode with a quick chat about the week that was, including a recap of our casting call from episode 8 - and a second-hand close encounter with a certain boy band! We have a look at the Doom Clock (8:04), and then discuss the introduction of the Brotherhood of Evil in issues 86 to 90 of volume 1, in this weeks Doomsplaining (10:08).  We close the show with the Mailbag-O-Doom (40:00), where we read listener responses to the Question of the Week: "Who's your favourite team of villains?". Thanks for listening!

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19
Feb

Episode 8: Light a Cigar, I Feel Like A Mogul

Hey gang, let's get patrollin'!!  

We open our eighth episode with a quick chat about the week that was, before checking on the Doom Clock (8:41). This weeks Doomsplaining (11:47) has the guys nominating their cast picks for the most awesome Doom Patrol film ever - stay tuned for the audience participation bit! (Groan. Audience participation. Like THAT ever works).  We then close the show with the Mailbag-O-Doom (41:43), where we read listener responses to the Question of the Week: "What's the worst single best comic movie casting choice?". Thanks for listening!

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12
Feb

Episode 7: Rants in Your Pants and a Wicked Byrne on You, Bro

This episode has it all, Patrollers! Rants! Monosyllabic analysis! Bile! Destructiongasm! Pop Music! F-bombs! Criticisms disguised as 'warning people'! Can you dig it?!  

In our seventh episode, we open with a discussion about the recent announcements from Marvel and DC, before drawing the winner of the 'Horror of Loon Lake' giveaway!
We then check in on the Doom Clock (21:40) before launching into Doomsplaining (23:54), in which we discuss the fourth volume of the Patrol, also known as the John Byrne era. We close the show with the Mailbag-O-Doom (36:36), where we read listener responses to the Question of the Week: "What's the worst creative change in direction on a comic title?". Thanks for listening!
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5
Feb

Episode 6: OMGM! (Oh My, Grant Morrison!)

Greetings and salutations, Patrollers! Ready for more Doom Patrol excitement? OF COURSE YOU ARE! 

In our sixth episode, we open the show with our first ever giveaway (gasp!) - tune in to learn how you could win a comic by friend of the show, Carl Smith! We then take another look at the Doom Clock (4:23) before heading into Doomsplaining (6:35), in which we discuss the first arc by Grant Morrison, 'Crawling from the Wreckage' (issues 19-22, vol2)! We close the show with the Mailbag-O-Doom (28:18), where we read listener responses to the Question of the Week: "What's the best creative change in direction on a comic title?". Thanks for listening!
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