Did you give Bags & Boards a listen in 2012? Two hilarious hosts, Bud and Justin, have a flowing banter that most morning talk shows dream of as they review comics from the Big Two, with a bigger focus on more obscure titles and independently published comics. Complete with special…
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YES! ComicBookMovie.com is reporting what could be the opening voiceover for new X-Men: First Class movie.
“As new species are formed through natural evolution, others will become rarer and rarer, and finally extinct. The forms which stand in closest competition with those undergoing modification and improvement will naturally suffer most.” — Charles Darwin
In the shocking season finale of Bags & Boards, the guys, along with guest host Mike Kaess of the 40s and 20s podcast, talk some mad Walking Dead (for a really long time). Also in this issue, Great Pacific #1, tons of Marvel Now number ones like All-New X-Men, Fantastic Four, Thor: God of Thunder, and X-Men Legacy! Rounding up the discussion in this extra-long episode is Death of the Family — Batman and Robin, Suicide Squad, Batgirl, and Batman #14s — followed by a discussion of the savagely weird and incredibly impressive return of Saga… and a very special outro.
This week’s recommendation is: Saga #7!
Matt Fraction to Comic Fans: “Make it hurt. I dare you.”
All of the proceeds from issue #7 of Bags & Boards’ beloved Marvel series “Hawkeye” will go directly to charity benefiting victims of Hurricane Sandy. Make sure to pick this one up in January, folks!
Director Bryan Singer tweeted earlier today that the rumors are true! Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Patrick Stewart will be joining James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender and Nicholas Hoult in the upcoming X-Men First Class: Days of Future Past film! I don’t know about you, but to us here at Bags & Boards, this is great news.
Here’s a sneak peak of what we talked about today when we recorded episode 12.
After a short break, the boys are back and talking comics! This week, they tackle tons of news in an extended edition of the new “Care Factor” segment, before they launch into a discussion of Chew, Revival, and last week’s Happy #2. As for the new business, this week did not disappoint; AvX Consequences, Epic Kill #6, Daredevil: End of Days #2, and Iron Man #1 made the list, as well as the breakout best book on the newsstands (as if that were still a thing) — Gerry Duggan and Brian Posehn’s Deadpool #1! Have a listen and share with a friend, friends!
This week’s recommendation is: Deadpool #1!
Batman #14 comes out this week, and there’s a fun sneak peak floating around out there on the Internet.
Do you think Alfred is dead?