Tag Archives: Dark Horse

4-Panel 99 – Choc Ice with Gravy

It’s our first trans-continental episode this week as Mick gets magically transported to Dubai. We also have news future Spider-man movies (that isn’t actually news), and some very strange DC crossovers. Our featured comics and manga are Valerian: Ambassador of Shadows, Swordless by Nikki Kidura,

4-Panel 98 – We Need More Crumpet!

We’re back for another go on the comic-book carousel, and this week there’s the possibility of Captain Britain appearing in the MCU (maybe), the Hitchcockian influence in The Batman, a live-action Superman: Red Son, the trailer for The Inhumans TV series, and the announcement of

4-Panel 95 – Superman’s Special Wink

We head into strange territory this week as Canada finally makes it legal to publish crime in comics. Sony offer “clean” versions of films that don’t need cleaning, and someone at an unnamed firm had a terrible idea for San Diego ComicCon involving women and

4-Panel 94 – Mild Beryl’s Lovecraftian Overtones

So DC may be jumping on the slightly violent TV bandwagon with a possible Deathstroke series and Wizardworld announce their first inductee into their comic-book Hall of Legends. To say we disagree with their choice is kind of an understatement. Our featured comics are Valerian:

4-Panel 43 – The Mister Potato-Head of Superpowers

But before that we discuss the new Justice League Action cartoon series, Superman’s new “power”, the cancellation of several Marvel and DC titles, weird comic-book crossovers and the secret history of Howard The Duck. Our featured comics and manga are Tsubasa World Chronicle: Nirai Kanai-hen

4-Panel 41 – Intergalactic Diplomacy by Hulk

We kick off today’s show with the not-so surprising news that Steve Rogers will once more become Captain America. We also discuss the new trailer for Suicide Squad and run down the superhero movie release schedule – among other things. Our featured comics and manga

4-Panel 39 – Beware The Fluffiness!

It’s Christmas time so we kick off with a short discussion about ABC’s special celebrating the 75th anniversary of Captain America (also, Cap-wolf returns, but it’s Sam Wilson this time), and Kodansha’s announcement that Vinland Saga’s Western releases may end after the seventh volume. After

4-Panel 33 – King of the Bruces

We return to the realms of sequential art to discuss the worst X-Man ever, Garth Ennis’ new series “Johnny Red”, Gorilla Grod, Killer Frost and the new Firestorm in The Flash TV series, a new comic in development called “Bruce Lee: The Dragon Rises” and