Waiting for Doom

23
Sep

Episode 72: Raiding the Larder for Salami with Fractures!

This week Mike and Paul are joined by friend and fan of the show, Fractures, as we take a look back at some 60's shenanigans!! 

  • Down on Derington Way - 9:38
  • Doom Clock - 10:01
  • Doomsplaining - 47:14 - This week we take a look at issues #117 and #118 from volume 1, by Arnold Drake and Bruno Premiani!
  • Mailbag O Doom - 47:14 - We read your responses to the question, "What did you think of the new Doom Patrol #1?
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14
Sep

Episode 71: The Wait Is Over

Fire up the action chair, question normality, and take a drink (preferably a large one) as your favourite Patrologists get their hot hands on a comic they've been waiting for all this time: an all new Doom Patrol #1. What a time to be alive! LET'S GET PATROLLING! 

  • Down on Derington Way - 6:11
  • Doom Clock - 7:48
  • Doomsplaining - 10:55 - The moment we thought may never happen is finally here. Doom Patrol Volume 6, Issue 1. The beginning of the Way/Derrington era! Enjoy. Potential spoilers for those who are yet to read this issue.
  • Mailbag O Doom - 49:43 - We read your responses to the question, "What is something you didn't know about comics at first?"
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8
Sep

Episode 70: Enjoying a Vol-Au-Vent of Life-Force with Steve Lacey!

This week we are joined by special guest Steve Lacey, from the Fantasticast podcast, to discuss a special issue that is an..homage? Riff? Act of plagiarism? 

  • Down on Derrington Way - 14:35
  • Doom Clock - 17:05
  • Doomsplaining - 21:19 - this week we look at issue 53 of volume 2, from Grant Morrison and Ken Steacy - and with Steve's help we learn of a few similarities between this issue and some similarities with another fantastic foursomeWINK! 
  • Mailbag O Doom - 01:07:40 - We read your responses to the question, "What is your favourite fictional foursome?"
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1
Sep

Episode 69: Well We Wouldn’t Want Weirdness To Come Into It, Would We?

Horrible mutants! Horrible accents! Horrible Comic Book Science! Horrible Perve-O-Meters! Horrible reinforcements! Horrible nazi gorillas! Let's get horrible! No, wait, let's get PATROLLING!!

  • Down on Derrington Way - 9:34
  • Doom Clock - 14:33
  • Doomsplaining - 17:53 - this week we head back to the 1960s, for issues 115 and 116 of volume 1, by Arnold Drake and Bruno Premiani! 
  • Mailbag O Doom - 49:19 - We read your responses to the question, "Who's your favourite character with a fin?"
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