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The Panel Culture Podcast covers new topics about comics culture each month.

Panel Culture Episode 110 - Hold It Or Fold It

Posted in by panelculture on June 24th, 2013

Another crossover ends, and Charles is not happy! Luckily there's some other stuff that we enjoy and gush about for your amusement. And is this the episode where we don't talk about DC? (Nope.)

Episode 110 Breakdown: Intro/News: Kim Thompson passes away / Locke & Key optioned again / 2 new DC series / Mary Jane booted / RDJ back for more Avengers. Reviews: Age of Ultron #10 (23:00), Edison Rex #7 (31:37). Panel Culture Picks: X-Files #1 (36:00), Animal Man #21 (43:22), Superior Spider-Man #12 (49:45). Listener Question:  (53:18).

Editor's note: we had some problems with George's audio this week. I did my best to make sure that the volume changes weren't too bad, but I apologize if it's hard to hear at times.

Panel Culture welcomes listener’s questions and comments – so check us out on Facebook, Twitter or email us at panelculture@gmail.com!

Outro: The Gambler by Kenny Rogers

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Panel Culture Episode 109 - What Is A Plethora of Guests?

Posted in , , by panelculture on June 16th, 2013

In this week's jam-packed show we review some of the biggest comics releases of the week, while still taking the time to give some love to a couple of old favourites. But the biggest excitement comes from a couple of interviews with some genuinely cool guests. First George and Owen talk to Shaun Simon, co-writer of The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, and then later Owen has a chat with Alex Forstenhausler, co-creator of the new webseries Reality Gamemasters.

Episode 109 Breakdown: Intro/News: More Man of Steel / Mighty Avengers / The Phantom returns. Reviews: Superman Unchained #1 (15:05), The Black Beetle: No Way Out #4 (29:22), Batman #21 (32:54), The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys featuring an Interview with Shaun Simon (41:17). Panel Culture Picks: American Vampire: The Long Road to Hell #1 (57:13), Wolverine and the X-Men #31 (1:02:30). Interview with Alex Forstenhausler (1:11:10).

Thanks to our guests Shaun Simon and Alex Forstenhausler, who can be followed on Twitter: @ShaunSimon & @AForstenhausler. Be sure to check out The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys and Reality Gamemasters.

Panel Culture welcomes listener’s questions and comments – so check us out on Facebook, Twitter or email us at panelculture@gmail.com!

Outro: The Cools by Crush Luthor

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Panel Culture Episode 108 - The Meaning of Scat

Posted in by panelculture on June 9th, 2013

We're back at full strength, and just in time for this month's Panel Culture Book Club!  This time we take a look back at Doctor Strange: The Oath by Brian K. Vaughan and Marcos Martin.

Episode 108 Breakdown: Intro/News: Comics Alliance is back! / DC's "choose your own adventure" comics / Batman: Black and White returns / Villains Month at DC / A real life Super Hero formula? / Fables the movie / Archie the movie. Reviews: Superior Spider-man #11 (25:50), Daredevil: End of Days #8 (30:40), Avengers Arena #10 (35:10) Panel Culture Picks: Locke & Key Omega #5 (42:25), East of West #3 (50:00). Panel Culture Book Club: Doctor Strange: The Oath (57:30).

Panel Culture welcomes listener’s questions and comments – so check us out on Facebook, Twitter or email us at panelculture@gmail.com!

The theme to the Panel Culture Book Club is performed by @TheHumanTim. Listen to more of his music at www.thehumantim.com.

(Outro: The Magic Number by De La Soul)

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Panel Culture Episode 107 - Little-Known Glenn Close Fact

Posted in by panelculture on June 3rd, 2013

With Charles away, George and Owen dispense with their unctuous ways and go for the jugular! It promises to be one of our zanier podcasts, with some rather unexpected reviews...

Episode 105 Breakdown: Intro/News: More Marvel casting / Cannes awards comic adaptation / SheZow blows minds. Reviews: The Wake #1 (11:29), Adventures of Superman #1 (17:30), Avenging Spider-Man #21 (20:43). Panel Culture Picks: Chew #34 (25:37), X-Men #1 (31:01). Listener Question (38:52).

Panel Culture welcomes listener’s questions and comments – so check us out on Facebook, Twitter or email us at panelculture@gmail.com!

Outro: Paperback Writer by The Beatles

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