Beetlemania! 04: Blue Beetle (vol 3) #4

Tim and Jay are back, and in this episode, Tim takes us back to 1965 and reviews “The Chlorophyll Man” from Blue Beetle (vol 3) #4. This story, by Joe Gill, Bill Fraccio, Pat Masulli, Tony Tallarico, and Dick Giordano, features the Dan Garrett version of Blue Beetle and the debut of the Praying Mantis Man! Remember to use the hashtag #SNGPOD […]

Charlton Comics Throwback 11: The Force Beyond/The Enigma

It’s the eleventh episode of Charlton Comics Throwback and our second special guest! This episode, Vance and Jay read and review the Captain Atom story “The Force Beyond” from Space Adventures #38 (1961) by Joe Gill and Steve Ditko. Then Herbert Fung joins us for “The Enigma” from Charlton Bullseye #1 (1981) by Benjamin Smith, Dan Reed, B. Pearson, Al Val, […]

Beetlemania! 02: Secret Origins (vol 2) #2

Tim and Jay are back! In this episode, Tim reveals his secret origin and reviews “Echoes of Futures Past” from Secret Origins (vol 2) #2. This story, by Len Wein, Gil Kane, Anthony Tollin, John Costanza, Julius Schwartz, first appeared in 1986 (with a cover by Ed Hannigan, Gil Kane, Ricardo Villagran) and features both the Dan Garrett and Ted Kord versions of Blue […]

Charlton Comics Throwback 09: Backfire/Yellowjacket

It’s the official first episode of Charlton Comics Throwback! This episode, Vance and Jay read and review the Captain Atom story “Backfire” from Space Adventures #38 (1961) by Joe Gill and Steve Ditko. Then we tackle “Yellowjacket” from Yellowjacket Comics #1 (1944) by persons unknown! Remember to use the hashtag #SNGPOD when commenting on social media! Follow us on […]