Because Comics Ep. 83 - Shirtless Bear Fighter, the Secret Voice, and Spider-Man: If This Be My Destiny! (Part 1)

Because Comics Ep. 83 - Shirtless Bear Fighter, the Secret Voice, and Spider-Man: If This Be My Destiny! (Part 1)

This week, Jay and Mike recommend "Shirtless Bear Fighter" and "The Secret Voice," and then we begin to explore the best "Spider-Man" story ever made! At least the first part of it...

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Because Comics Ep. 76 - Mother Panic, Coady and the Creepies, and Thor vs. Mangog

Because Comics Ep. 76 - Mother Panic, Coady and the Creepies, and Thor vs. Mangog

This week we review "Mother Panic" and "Coady and the Creepies," and then we recap Thor's 3-issue fight with Mangog!

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Because Comics Ep. 73 - Superman, Chimera, and Thor vs. Hercules

Because Comics Ep. 73 - Superman, Chimera, and Thor vs. Hercules

In our pull-list segment, we recommend "Superman" and "Chimera." Then we see what happens when Thor and Hercules fight... and when people skim their film studio contracts!

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Because Comics Ep. 33 - Batman, Jem, and the Fantastic Four

Because Comics Ep. 33 - Batman, Jem, and the Fantastic Four

Jay recommends "Batman" again (this time it's different) and Mike recommends "Jem and the Holograms," and then, in honor of the new film reboot, Mike takes us back to the early days of "Fantastic Four," and the first appearance of Doctor Doom! Turns out, one of the greatest supervillains of all time has gone pretty much unchanged for the past 50 years. Finally, we play "Super-Mundane," and ask which heroes would be the best - and worst - at helping you move? 

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Because Comics Ep. 28 - Archie v. Predator, The Kitchen, and Daredevil v. Namor

Because Comics Ep. 28 - Archie v. Predator, The Kitchen, and Daredevil v. Namor

Jay and Mike recommend brutal action with "Archie vs. Predator" and brutal crime drama with "The Kitchen," and then, to celebrate the new Marvel / Netflix series, Mike takes us back to "Daredevil" #7, when Matt Murdock first got his red costume, and battled - and defended - the Sub-Mariner! 

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Because Comics Ep. 27 - One Year Anniversary! Superman, Spider-Man, and the Battle of the Century

Because Comics Ep. 27 - One Year Anniversary! Superman, Spider-Man, and the Battle of the Century

It's our very special one-year anniversary! Jay and Mike flash back to how the podcast began, and talk about the comics that first got them into comics, "The Return of Superman" and "Ultimate Spider-Man." Which is funny, because then for the main segment, Mike invites us all to the Battle of the Century - "Superman vs. The Amazing Spider-Man!" And folks, it's a doozy.

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Because Comics Ep. 11 - Restaurants, Rabbits, and Richard Parker

Because Comics Ep. 11 - Restaurants, Rabbits, and Richard Parker

Jay and Mike recommend "Seconds" and "Pretty Deadly," and then discuss "Amazing Spider-Man Annual #5," and the REAL secret history of Peter Parker's parents (suck it, Sony Pictures). Then they play "Super Mundane," and determine which hero would be best and leading a yoga class - and, of course, who would be the worst...

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Because Comics Ep. 7 - Agents, Lawyers, and Planet X

Because Comics Ep. 7 - Agents, Lawyers, and Planet X

Jay and Mike recommend "Grayson" and "She-Hulk." Then, in light of the new "Guardians of the Galaxy" film (out on Friday!), Mike looks back at the first appearances of the film's guaranteed breakout characters - Groot and Rocket Raccoon! Also, in today's "Super Mundane," we definitively answer who would be the best - and worst - at building a tree-house.

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Because Comics Ep. 6 - Minotaurs, Marvels, and Shrink Rays

Because Comics Ep. 6 - Minotaurs, Marvels, and Shrink Rays

Jay and Mike recommend "Thor: God of Thunder" and "Ms. Marvel," and then Mike talks about "Fantastic Four" #10, where Marvel Comics first became incredibly meta. Also, today's game is "Who Am I" - see if you can figure it out before Mike uses his lifeline!

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Because Comics Ep. 5 - Gangsters, Spies, and Monsters

Because Comics Ep. 5 - Gangsters, Spies, and Monsters

Jay and Mike recommend "Batman: Eternal" and "Velvet," and then Mike leads us through a dissection of the incredibly weird first six issues of "The Incredible Hulk" from 1962. Also, in today's "Super Mundane," we determine conclusively who would be the best at chaperoning a coed sleepover... and who would be the worst. Spoiler alert: it's someone we've definitely talked about before.

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