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Panel Culture Episode 205 – Archie Comics Broke My Brain

Archie Comics is the publisher MVP this week, with one title that knocks our socks off and another that breaks our brain. George continues his lifelong love affair with the X-Ladies and the boys learn about ASMR. All in all, it’s quite the week!

Episode 205 Breakdown: Intro/News. Reviews: Convergence: Justice League International #1 (18:20), Archie Vs Predator #1 (23:04), Tithe #1 (33:37). Giant Days #2 (39:23). Panel Culture Picks: Uncanny X-Men #33 (43:20), Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #2 (48:12).

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Music: Shake It Off by Taylor Swift
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Panel Culture Episode 204 – Read Things That Are Your Thing

Posted in Saga, birthright review, Copra, Convergence, Rebels, Lost Property by panelculture on April 13th, 2015

Keith Silva returns as a guest host and, once again, brings the controversy. This time out he dares to offer a less-than-rapturous opinion of Saga! *gasp* In addition, Owen has finally read Copra: Round One and we tackle a tie-in issue of DC’s Convergence.

Episode 204 Breakdown: Intro/News. Reviews: Copra: Round One (21:14), Convergence: The Question #1 (36:19), Rebels #1 (46:31). A second opinion on Saga and issue #27 review  (57:26). Panel Culture Picks: Lost Property (1:24:23), Birthright #6 (1:28:11).

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Music: I Won’t Back Down by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
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Panel Culture Episode 203 - Stretching it out

Posted in Inhumanity, Southern Bastards, Comic book reviews, Gotham Academy review by panelculture on April 7th, 2015

Recording on a Wednesday night makes it kinda difficult to find a lot of comics to talk about.  But Charles and George do their best to fill the episode with the few books there were able to fit into such a small reading window. 

Episode 203 Breakdown: Intro/News: Casey Jones / Lazarus to TV / Daredevil Binge? / “The Secret Convergence”  Reviews: Gotham Academy End Game #1 (16:45), Uncanny Inhumans #0 (23:20). Panel Culture Picks: Southern Bastards #8 (29:45).      

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Outro: Horny Norns - The Beatnuts  

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King of the Nerds Recap Special

Posted in King of the Nerds, Television by panelculture on April 2nd, 2015

In this Panel Culture special, Owen brings in some guests to talk about one of his favourite TV shows: King of the Nerds. Joining him are Mark Celerea: official KotN podcaster for Rob Has A Podcast, and Amanda Liston: KotN contestant from Season 3.

On this podcast we first do some spoiler-free talk about why we love the show, after which we go in-depth about seasons 1-3, including Amanda’s feelings about her season. Afterwards Mark and Owen talk about their hopes for the show going forward and even fantasy-cast an All Star season.

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Outro: Talk Nerdy to Me by Team Blextrophy
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Panel Culture Episode 202 - Nicolas Cage Made Good Movies?

This week we talk about an old favourite, and say goodbye to a comic that ended before its time. We also continue to be confused by Grant Morrison, and rave about the school from Gotham. 

Episode 202 Breakdown: Intro/News: Marvel Anthology / Preacher Casting / Free Comic book day Reviews: Skullkickers #31 (17:30), Elektra #11 (21:10). Gotham Academy #6 (29:30) Panel Culture Picks: The Multiversity: Ultra Comics #1 (37:00), Daredevil #14 (46:30).      

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Outro: Sixteen Tones - Tennessee Ernie Ford       
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Panel Culture Episode 201 – Boosters

Being a comics fan isn’t always easy. Some weeks can feel a little darker than others, so to try and counter a rough week in the comics community, the boys introduce a new segment: The Panel Culture Boost.

Episode 201 Breakdown: Intro/News. The Panel Culture Boost: Hark A Vagrant, Immortal Iron Fist and X-Men Season One (3:27). Reviews: All-New Captain America #5 (17:28), Red One #1 (28:11), Magneto #16 (35:56). Panel Culture Picks: Lumberjanes #12 (42:27), Ei8ht #2 (46:45), Giant Days #1 (51:54).

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Music: Birdhouse in Your Soul by They Might Be Giants

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Panel Culture Episode 200 – Not The End

We’re at episode 200. Seriously. 200. To celebrate we take a look back at our early days. But don’t worry, if that’s not your bag we’ve got a regular episode here, too. Hopefully you enjoy this walk down memory lane. We’ve come a long way, baby.

Episode 200 Breakdown: Intro/News. Reviews: Hellbreak #1 (13:33), Ms Marvel #13 (16:59), All-New X-Men #37 (23:33). Panel Culture Picks: Southern Cross #1 (29:27), Howard the Duck #1 (33:33). Panel Culture retrospective (37:12).

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Music: This Time Tomorrow by The Kinks

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Panel Culture Episode 199 - An Art Lovefest

Posted in Comicbooks, Star Wars, Hawkeye review, Spider-Women by panelculture on March 8th, 2015

The boys are back!  That’s right the 3 of us all made it out for this episode and we spend most of the show gushing about amazing comic book artists!... and butts. 

Episode 199 Breakdown: Intro/News: Leonard Nimoy / The comic sales market / Mad Magazine gets weirder.  Reviews: Decender #1 (17:50), Princess Leia #1 (25:15), Lady Killer #3 (29:40). Panel Culture Picks: All-New Hawkeye #1 (34:50), Rat Queens #9 (44:00), Spider-Women #5 (48:20).      

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Outro: Hand it Down - Soul Position    

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Panel Culture Episode 198 – Beak Culture

George is back, and he and Owen talk a LOT about Ducktales and one book this week has us so giddy that we really overuse the word “like” (so sorry). All that and Spider-Gwen on this week’s episode of Beak Culture, er, I mean Panel Culture.

Episode 198 Breakdown: Intro/News. Reviews: Spider-Gwen #1 (19:19), Amazing Spider-Man #15 (27:10), Danger Club #7 (36:37). Panel Culture Picks: Gotham Academy #5 (41:57).

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Music: We Are Sex Bob-Omb by Sex Bob-Omb

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Panel Culture Episode 197 – Building A Mystery

Where did the time go? Keith Silva returns to the show and we lose track of time. Hope you enjoy the extra-long episode as we give an advance review of Southern Cross, followed by looking at a diverse and engaging batch of books.

Episode 197 Breakdown: Intro/News. Advance Review: Southern Cross #1 (31:29). Reviews: She-Hulk #12 (45:37), Autumnlands #4 (57:50), Deadly Class #11 (1:01:04). Panel Culture Picks: Bitch Planet #3 (1:08:31), Tonya (1:16:28), Lazarus #15 (1:2402).

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Music: Tea For the Tillerman by Cat Stevens

Tonya by Katie Skelly is available for $2 in PDF from Gumroad.com. Visit Katie's Tumblr for all things Skelly.

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