This week, we play to the screen with Annihilator #1, dig for fire with Prometheus #1, enter the woods with Wild’s End #1, lull between twilight & first light with Dawn/Vampirella #1, ride into town with Copperhead #1, and much more!
This week, we batter up with Southern Bastards #4, offer atonement with Original Sin #8, turn up the bass with Moon Knight #5, lay the groundwork with Concrete Park #1, get filled with venomous poison with Alice Cooper #1, shoot for the stars with God Hates Astronauts #1 and much more!
This week, we stray off he path and go Wayward #1, check the charts for the latest Pop #1, call it a night with Silver Surfer #5, talk it out with Sundowners #1, figure out the action with Gi Joe vs Transformers #2, and much more!
We also take the top rope and look at Box Brown’s Andre the Giant graphic novel from First Second.
Welcome to Episode 162 of The Orbiting Pod!
This week, we hit shuffle with Dark Horse Presents #1, sing lullabys with Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland #1, go on a road trip with Multiversity #1, turn out the night with Dark Ages #1, and much more.
To coincide with the new tale appearing in the relaunched Dark Horse Presents, Robin chats to Damon Gentry & Aaron Conley, creators of Sabertooth Swordsman. They talk about how they met, why they chose to develop Swordsman, digital release, video games, staying hungry, & making a career in comics work around a day job.
Welcome to Episode 161 of The Orbiting Pod!
This week, we get crafty with Howtoons: Reignition #1, wallow in the darkness with Nightworld #1, get stuck in the shade with Moon Knight #6, find the solution with Genius #1, and much more!
Welcome to Episode 160 of The Orbiting Pod!
This week, we sign off with Hawkeye #19, do a bit of crime travelling with Bodies #1, prune the hedge with Supreme: Blue Rose #1, sink to the bottom with Low #1, get barbaric with Groo vs Conan #1, and much more!
Bad news pod-fans: due to some technical issues (one dead laptop) there’s no new episode of the podcast this week. However, we’ve got something to occupy your mind in the meantime!
Last weekend saw the release of the much anticipated Marvel Studios film Guardians of the Galaxy. In the film, a young Peter Quill is abducted with a single cassette of music that see’s him through his space faring life. He didn’t get to choose what songs would soundtrack his space odyssey, but what if you could?
We want to know the songs that would be on your interplanetary playlist: songs about space and space travel, from lift off, to exploring aliens worlds!
Post your tracks on our Facebook page, and one lucky listener will win a copy of the Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack (Awesome Mix Vol. 1) featuring David Bowie, Jackson 5, The Runaways & many more, plus Guardians of the Galaxy by Abnett & Lanning: The Complete Collection Volume 1 collecting the first 12 issues of the landmark run!
This week, we shoot for the stars and tackle the two bands of misfits that have called themselves the Guardians of the Galaxy.
We begin our intergalactic journey with Guardians of the Galaxy: Tomorrows Avengers Vol. 1, and our introduction to the diverse assembly of Vance Astro, Yondu, Martinex & Charlie 27 in their battle against the Badoon.
Rocketing to the 90′s, we look at GOTG by Jim Valentino, with the team finally getting their own title, facing the ramifications of the present days heroes of the MU.
In the wake of the waves of Annihilation, we look at GOTG by Abnett & Lanning, featuring an all new team of oddballs, on a road to Knowhere.
Our final book, is GOTG: Cosmic Adventures, bringing the team into the Now!
We are also pleased to present our review of the Marvel Studios film based on the comic, and the first in it’s exploration of the cosmic catalogue!
This week, we go further down the spiral with Grayson #1, fight off infection with Spread #1, bury the truth with Daredevil #5, swing back with Spider-man 2099 #1, fall for the silver screen with Reel Love #1, and much more.
Keeping with the movie mumblings, Robin give’s his verdict on the latest installment of the cinematic simian series, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and Chris reports on some early footage of the highly anticipated Guardians of the Galaxy.