Because Comics Ep. 17 - Retired Heroes, Namesakes, and Christmas Buttleggers

Because Comics Ep. 17 - Retired Heroes, Namesakes, and Christmas Buttleggers

Happy Holidays from Because Comics! In this festive episode, Jay and Mike suggest comics that make good gifts, specifically "Old Man Logan" and "Superman: Secret Identity," and then discuss "Brave and the Bold" #148, where Batman and Plastic Man team up to save Christmas (XMas?) from the evils of cigarette smuggling! And for today's game segment, we play "Super-Mundane," and ask who would be the best - and worst - Secret Santa? 

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Because Comics Ep. 16 - Raccoons, Third Graders, and Dark Knight Fan-Fiction

Because Comics Ep. 16 - Raccoons, Third Graders, and Dark Knight Fan-Fiction

Jay and Mike recommend the new "Rocket Raccoon" series and "JL8," and then we flip the script! And Jay leads us on a discussion of Mark Millar's "Nemesis." It's... it's pretty rough, you guys. Also, we play "Who Am I," and this time Mike's the man with the answers, and Jay's in the hot seat...

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Because Comics Ep. 14 - Rockets, Rock Gods, and Magic Purses

Because Comics Ep. 14 - Rockets, Rock Gods, and Magic Purses

Jay and Mike recommend "Starlight" and "The Wicked + The Divine," and then, in honor of the new Disney movie, they discuss the 2008 "Big Hero 6" mini-series, which is a lot stranger than you might think. Plus, a very special "Who Am I" - you're definitely gonna want to hear how this one ends!

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