Waiting for Doom

29
Jan

DCOCD 22 - Our Worlds At War

DCOCD is the DC Comics Events podcast where we discuss, score and rank every single DC event in order starting with 1985's Crisis on Infinite Earths up to... we're not sure yet.

Paul with Superman cultist Michael Bailey and Laurel from the Huntress podcast, sign up for the multi-planetary conflict that is Superman: Our Worlds at War from 2001. This 3 month event was mostly in the Superman titles, but also spilled over into the pages of Supergirl, Young Justice, Batman, Impulse, Superboy, Wonder Woman and pulled in everyone from the JLA, to the Flash to the JSA.

Chief creators include Jeph Loeb, Joe Kelly, Joe Casey, Mark Schultz, Peter David, Geoff Johns, Phil Jiminez, Jae Lee, Ed Brubaker, Scott McDaniel, Judd Winnick, Ed McGuiness, Doug Mahnke and many many others.

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

KEEP ON EVENTING!

24
Jan

Episode 136: A New End

It's time for an all new episode of Waiting For Doom, and this time you'll also find some handy hints and life lesson! Pearls of wisdom such as, 'Never Trust Ghosts', 'Bathe Regularly', 'Don't Kidnap People' and 'Don't Drop A Shovel On Your Face'. LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol – 9:47
  • Doom Clock - 11:13
  • Doomsplaining - 18:01 - This week we reach the finale of Doom Patrol Volume 3, as we take at look at issues 21 and 22 from John Arcudi, Tan Eng Huat, Chris Walker, Dave McCaig, Bob Lappan, Andy Helfer and Harvey Richards. 
  • Mailbag O Doom - 48:50 - We read through your emails and responses to the last Question of the Week, 'Which comic character would you want as a bodyguard?'
14
Jan

Episode 135: Welcome to Doom-Thousand-Nineteen

It's a new year, and time for new episode to kick off YEAR FIVE (gasp!) of Waiting for Doom! LET'S GET PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol – 9:54
  • Doom Clock - 15:11
  • Doomsplaining - 21:32 - This week we take a slightly different approach, given the renewed interest in the Doom Patrol thanks to the impending TV show (OMG CAN YOU BELIEVE WE ARE GETTING A dP TV SHOW THOUGH LIKE WHAT EVEN IS THIS LIFE) and provide an overview of the Doom Patrol's history. Think of it as 'dP101 Redux', or 'dP102', even.
  • Mailbag O Doom - 01:03:12 - We read through your emails and responses to the last Question of the Week, 'Who’s your favourite pet in comics?'
12
Jan

DCOCD 21 - Young Justice: Sins of Youth

Paul asserts his maturity with Doctor Herrfertsterfner then, with the help of two time semi-ocd Tim Price and (in his amazing podcasting debut) the fully OCD Matt Natsis, they assess the event Young Justice Sins of Youth from the distant year 2000.

Sins Of Youth was an event led by Peter David, Todd Nauck, Larry Stucker, Ken Lopez and Jason Wright, with help from Chuck Dixon, Geoff Johns, D. Curtis Johnson, Bryan K Vaughn, Dwayne McDuffie, Todd Dezago, Karl Kesel, Ben Raab, Norm Breyfogle, Tom Grummett, Keith Champagne, Rob Haynes, Michael Avon Oeming, Mike Weiringo, Scott Kolins, Norm Rapmund, Angel Unzueto, Jaime Mendoza, Carlo Barbieri, Wayne Faucher, Juan Vlasco, Drew Johnson, Rich Faber and many more!

When you finally return to your appropriate age, head over to Comicosity.com to check out the DCOCD event ladder to see where this one sits on the list. 

If you have thoughts, opinions, encouragement or gripes, please feel free to contact us at DCOCDCast@gmail.com and on twitter @DCOCDCast

KEEP ON EVENTING!