Waiting for Doom

26
Jun

DCOCD 31 - Countdown to Final Crisis

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

In 2007, high on the success of the weekly series 52, DC rolled immediately into another year long weekly series Countdown to Final Crisis and almost everything went wrong this time! Featuring the talents of Paul Dini, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Tony Bedard, Adam Beechen, Sean McKeever, Jesus Saiz, Keith Giffen, Jim Califiore, Mark McKenna, David Lopez, Carlos Magno, Jay Leisten, Don Hillsman, Dennis Calero, Manuel Garcia, Mike Norton, Rodney Ramos, Jack Purcell, Alejandro Barrionuevo, Art Thibert, Wayne Faucher, Jamal Igle, Howard Porter, Scott Kolins, Ron Lim, Thomas Derenick, Pete Woods, Jim Starlin, Jamal Igle, Keith Champagne, Freddie Williams III, Andy Kubert, Ed Benes, Tim Townsend, Mariah Benes, Terry Dodson, Rachel Dodson, Shane Davis, Matt Banning, J G Jones, Talent Caldwell, Ian Churchil, Norman Rapmund, Claudio Castellini, Karl Kerschl, Stephane Roux, Travis Lanham, Jared Fletcher, Phil Balsman, Rob Leigh, Steve Wands, Ken Lopez, Thomas Chu, Rod Reis, Peter Pantazis, Alex Bleyaert, Brian Miller, Mike Marts and Mike Carlin.

It sure was a weekly comic!

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KEEP ON EVENTING!

20
Jun

Episode 146: Introspection and Instigation

Your favourite Patrologists, Mike and Paul, are back with an all new Waiting For Doom! We’ve made it past the dreaded HixPox, and the Blackest Night, and now we see some familiar faces return to the lives of our much beloved team of misfits! Obey WilFreD, humans, and tune in!

  • News Patrol – 7:04

  • Doom Clock - 9:41

  • Doomsplaining - 16:31 - This week we continue with Volume 5, and look at issues 6 and 7 by Keith Giffen, Matthew Clark, Cliff Richards, John Livesay, Patrick Brosseau, John J. Hill, Guy Major and Elizabeth V. Gehrlein!

  • Mailbag O Doom - 39:19 - We read through your responses to the last Question of the Week, "What’s the greatest fight scene in comics?”

12
Jun

DCOCD 30 - 52

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

When the DC universe takes a year leaping forward, the 2006 weekly series 52 fills in the vents of the missing year. Paul and Mike discuss this event from Greg Rucka, Geoff Johns, Mark Waid and Grant Morrison with a host of artists led by Keith Giffen, all behind lavish painted covers from JG Jones. This remarkable achievement in comics was edited by Steve Wacker and Michael Siglain.

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

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5
Jun

Episode 145: Doom Trekking with Ron Randall

The last traces of HixPox continue to ravage our hosts, but that hasn’t stopped us from crawling back into the studio for a new episode.

This week we are in the gap between seasons of the Doom Patrol TV show, so enjoy a spoiler-free News Patrol segment (technically News-free too).  

Then we spend some quality time with legendary comic creator RON RANDALL as he shares about his experience as co-penciller on Doom Patrol volume 5. He also tells us about his latest creator-owned TREKKER: BATTLEFIELDS Kickstarter campaign.

LET’S GET TREKKING AND PATROLLING!

  • News Patrol – 6:47

  • Doom Clock - 7:27

  • Doomsplaining - 12:00 - This week we are joined by special guest Ron Randall, to discuss his work on Doom Patrol volume 5 as well as the Kickstarter for his latest book, Trekker: Battlefields!

  • Mailbag O Doom - 48:40 - We read through your responses to the last Question of the Week, "What is a comic that you completely revised your opinion of after a re-read?”