Because Comics Ep. 9 - Toys, Dragons, and Magic Calculators

Because Comics Ep. 9 - Toys, Dragons, and Magic Calculators

It's a throwback episode! Jay and Mike recommend comics from their pull lists gone by, with "Joe the Barbarian" and John Rogers' "Dungeons and Dragons," and then they review the first issue of Howard the Duck's solo series, and determine conclusively that Howard the Duck stories have ALWAYS been super-weird. Also, in this episode's "Super-Mundane," we discuss who would be the best - and the worst - at leading a camping trip.

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Because Comics Ep. 1 - Sex, Mermaids, and Captain America

Because Comics Ep. 1 - Sex, Mermaids, and Captain America

Welcome to Because Comics! In our inaugural episode, Mike and Jay go over the format of the show, discuss "Sex Criminals" and "The Wake," and talk about that time Cap fought post-Watergate cynicism in "Captain America and the Falcon" #163-175. Also in our "Super Mundane" segment, we debate which superhero would be the best at directing an elementary school musical.

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