Waiting for Doom

17
Oct

Episode 164: The Curse of Super-Hip

Deportation! Our heroes shunned by other heroes! MSE! Vitruvian Man! Not-so-secret origins and flashbacks! Kurt Russell! Las Vegas! SUPER-HIP! (Who??) Plus the return of an old foe! LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol - 11:32

  • Doom Clock – 11:54

  • Doomsplaining- 20:22 - This episode we return to Volume 5, and discuss issues 20 and 21! These issues we brought to us by Keith Giffen, Matthew Clark, Ron Randall, Scott Clark, Jose Luis, Scott McDaniel, Art Thibert, Serge Lapointe, John Livesay, David Beaty, Patrick Brosseau, Guy Major, Elizabeth V. Gehrlein and Simona Martore!

  • Mailbag O Doom- 45:03 - We read through listener feedback as well as your responses to the last Question of the Week, which was: ‘What is your favourite fictional acronym?’

6
Oct

DCOCD 45 - Convergence

DCOCD is the DC Comics events podcast, where we look at every DC event in chronological order from Crisis on Infinite Earths to... we're not quite sure yet.

it’s 2015 and DC Comics is going places, literally, from New York to Burbank. And how will they find the time to do this? It’s time for the most ‘moving’ event ever: CONVERGENCE.

It’s from creators Jeff King, Dan Jurgens, Scott Lobdell, Carlo Pagualayon, Jason Paz, Stephen Sergovia, Andy Kubert, Sandra Hope, Ed Benes, Eduardo Pansica, trevor Scott, Scott Hanna, Wayne Faucher, Aaron Lopresti, Mark Morales, Travis Lanham, Rob Leigh, Marcello Maiolo, John Starr, Peter Stiegerwald, Brad Anderson, Marie Javins, Joey Cavalieri, Dan Didio and David Pina.

Paul and Mike are joined by comic writer David Gallaher (High Moon, The Only Living Boy, The Only Living Girl and Convergence: Green Lantern Corps) to discuss, dissect and score this event.

If you have thoughts, opinions, encouragement or issues, please feel free to contact us via the comments section on this post or at DCOCDCast@gmail.com and on twitter @DCOCDCast

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Intro/Outro music: How Far We’ve Come - Matchbox Twenty

26
Sep

Episode 163: Going on a Fun Sized Patrol with Shoshana Sachi!

It’s time for another episode of Waiting For Doom, and another episode related to the Doom Patrol TV show! This time we are thrilled to be joined by a member of the dPTV Writers Room, Executive Story Editor Shoshana Sachi!

LET’S GET PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol– 8:58

  • Doom Clock – 10:41

  • Doomsplaining- 18:25 - This episode we are joined by Shoshana Sachi for something a bit different, as we provide a commentary track for the dPTV Season 2 premiere, ‘Fun Size Patrol’, which Shoshana co-wrote! We suggest you cue up that episode to watch while listening to this - or skip this bit to avoid spoilers!

  • Mailbag O Doom- 01:21:53 - We read through listener feedback as well as your responses to the last Question of the Week, which was: ‘What is your favourite anniversary issue of a comic?’

8
Sep

DCOCD 44 - Darkseid War

DCOCD is the DC Comics events podcast, where we look at every DC event in chronological order from Crisis on Infinite Earths to... we're not quite sure yet.

it’s 2015 and the Justice League is caught up in a war between Darkseid, the Anti-Monitor and Grail. it;s the understated and subtle little event known as THE DARKSEID WAR. It’s from creators Geoff Johns, Jason Fabok, Rob Leigh, Brad Anderson and Brian Cunningham.

Paul and Mike are joined by Rob Myers from the Robin Everyone Loves the Drake podcast to discuss, dissect and score this one.

If you have thoughts, opinions, encouragement or issues, please feel free to contact us via the comments section on this post or at DCOCDCast@gmail.com and on twitter @DCOCDCast

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Intro/Outro music: Lift Me Up - Moby

13
Aug

Waiting For Doom 162 - Riley Shanahan, Man who is a Robotman

In a very special episode we talk to the charismatic DOOM PATROL actor who brings Robotman’s physical performance to life. Yes, we have an exclusive interview with the very tall, talented and handsome man inside the suit: RILEY SHANAHAN!!!

Plus there’s the usual blab from Mike and Paul of varying quality.

 

LET’S GET PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol– 6:25
  • Doom Clock – 9:13
  • Doomsplaining- 15:53 - This episode we talk to Riley Shanahan about doing the robot for 2 seasons on the Doom Patrol television series.
  • Mailbag O Doom- 58:52 - We read through listener feedback as well as your responses to the last Question of the Week, which was: ‘Which female comic character is most deserving of an ongoing comic series?’

 

11
Aug

The Gary Show 6

Everything is under control. Conflicting advice about dental care. Wedding prep. Religion. The untold story of Mike (still untold). Upping the bar tab. Rolling with it. Footloose. Processional music. The point of fingers. Stress purchases. Horror movies. The significant difference between the number 3 and 8.

 

Featured music:

 

Intro/Outro - "Machine Gun" - The Commodores

"Gigantic" - The Pixies

"Black Fingernails, Red Wine" - Eskimo Joe

31
Jul

Episode 161: We All Turn Into Babies If We’re Lucky

Crazy Jane. Elasti-Woman. Positive Man. Space Case. Hank the Emotional Support Dog. Flex Mentallo. The Great Ludini. Lotion the Cat. Fugg. Mento (booo). This is the voyage of the star-faring Danny the Ambulance, journeying toward that strange new world, Planet Cliff….

 

Wait, what?

 

LET’S GET PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol – 6:51

  • Doom Clock – 8:37

  • Doomsplaining - 15:59 - This episode we discuss the 7th and final issue of Doom Patrol: Weight of the Worlds, brought to us by Gerard Way, Jeremy Lambert, Nick Derington, Michael Allred, Tamra Bonvillain, Simon Bowland and Andy Khouri!

  • Mailbag O Doom - 35:05 - We read through listener feedback as well as your responses to the last Question of the Week, which was: ‘Which comic character do you wish was more well known?’

18
Jul

DCOCD 43 - Multiversity

DCOCD is the DC Comics events podcast, where we look at every DC event in chronological order from Crisis on Infinite Earths to... we're not quite sure yet.

It's 2014 and comics are yelling at you not to read them. What’s happening? It must be something to do with GRANT MORRISON and a 9 comic event called MULTIVERSITY. It’s a another crisis from the creators Rian Hughes, Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, Chris Sprouse, Karl Story, Ben Oliver, Frank Quitely, Cameron Stewart, Marcus To, Paula Siqueria, Jim Lee, Scott Williams, Sandra Hope, Mark Irwin, Jonathan Glapion, Doug Mahnke, Christian Alamy, Keith Champagne, Jaime Mendoza, Eber Ferreira, Todd Klein, Rob Leigh, Carlos Mangul, Clem Robins, Steve Wands, Nei Ruffino, Dave McCaig, Daniel Brown, Nathan Fairbairn, Brian Miller, Alex Sinclair, Jeromy Cox, Gabriel Eltaeb, David Baron, Jason Wright, Kevin Senft and Ricky Purdin.

Paul and Mike are joined by Professor Frenzy himself, aka Gerry Green to discuss, dissect and score this one.

If you have thoughts, opinions, encouragement or issues, please feel free to contact us via the comments section on this post or at DCOCDCast@gmail.com and on twitter @DCOCDCast

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Intro/Outro music: Break It Down Again - Tears For Fears

8
Jul

Episode 160: Copping (Secret) Six of the Best with Craig MacDonald!

Waiting For Doom is back, HUZZAH! This week your hosts and favourite Patrologists, Mike and Paul, are joined by fellow Patrol fan, Craig MacDonald! Together they take a look at the times that the Patrol faced off against the Secret Six! This one’s got everything, gang! Form decapitations, mind control, donkey rides, and non-aggression talks with a pelican!

LET’S GET PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol – 6:14

  • Doom Clock – 12:28

  • Doomsplaining - 19:58 - First up we take a look issue 4 of the 2006 Secret Six mini-series ‘Six Degrees of Devastation’, by Gail Simone, Brad Walker, Jimmy Palmiotti, Travis Lanham, Paul Mounts, Karl Kerschl, Stephane Pern and Tom Palmer Jr. Then we take a look at the S6/dP crossover from 2011, ‘Suicide Roulette’! This story started in Secret Six 30, by Gail Simone, Jim Calafiore, Jason Wright, John Kalisz, Travis Lanham, Daniel Luvisi, Sean Ryan and Rachel Gluckstern - and then continued into Doom Patrol 19, by Keith Giffen, Matthew Clark, Ron Randall, Art Thibert, Sean Parsons, Pat Brosseau, Guy Major, Elisabeth V. Gehrlein and Simona Martore!

  • Mailbag O Doom - 45:37 - We read through listener feedback as well as your responses to the last Question of the Week, which was: ‘Which comic character would you want to be isolated with?’

5
Jun

The Gary Show 5

Facial hair. Water issues. Cold weather appears to be a running gag. Issues with reptiles. Doris the Chicken. How to avoid baboon butt. You have my permission to sleep. Bridalic. Love and mixed messages in the time of corona virus. Finding your form of bonsai. Tremors. Star Trek.

Featured music:

Intro/Outro - "Machine Gun" - The Commodores

"Perfect" - Vanessa Amorosi

"Come Anytime" - Hoodoo Gurus

Original broadcast date: 5 June 2020

 

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