Welcome to another episode of Wildstorm Addiction! Our resident Wildstorm experts Joe David Soliz & Benjamin Murphy talk about the Wildstorm comic releases for the weeks of 6/30 through 7/14.
00:00:34 – Joe welcomes everyone to Episode #8 with reviews of The Authority #24, Sparta USA #5,The X Files/30 Days of Night #1, and The Authority: The Lost Year #10.
00:00:47 – Joe starts us off by laying down some Wildstorm news.
- 00:00:59 – Special shout-out to our international listeners. According to our download reports we’ve got people who’ve downloaded from Chile, China, the United Kingdom, Australia, France, Spain, Canada and the Russian Federation. And of course, a big thanks to all our listeners in the USA! We’ve gone international!
- 00:01:34 – More Digital comic offerings from DC this week courtesy of comixology.com: ranging from $0.99-$1.99, Supernatural: Origins #1, Entire Dante’s Inferno 6-issue mini, Entire Fringe 6-issue mini #0 also offered for FREE, Mirror’s Edge 1-5 (no #6) #0 also offered for FREE, 1st 3 issues of Victorian Undead, Planetary/Authority: Ruling the World one-shot, WORLD’S END-Wildcats #2, Gen 13 #22, Stormwatch PHD #14, The Authority #2, & Wildstorm Universe #0 is FREE (Was a free giveaway last summer at SDCC & comic shops written by our very own Chris Striker of The Higher Authority site-(http://theauthority.ws/)
- 00:03:26 –Thanks to titanthrope for your comment on The Authority #24 written review at site. We’d appreciate more of these from listeners in the future so that we are making sure to cover what you want to hear!
00:03:49 – Ben reviews The Authority #24 “Mondregon Part 2” written by Tom Taylor, art and cover by Al Barrionuevo.
00:20:06 – Joe pimps Sparta #5 written by David Lapham and art by Johnny Timmons.
00:33:09 – Ben is fired up about the new licensed title The X Files /30 Days of Night crossover written by Steve Niles and Adam Jones, art by Tom Mandrake, with a cover by Andrea Sorrentino. Two variant covers, one by Sam Kieth and the other by Tom Mandrake and JD Mettler.
00:46:00 – Joe is pleasantly surprised by another issue of The Authority: The Lost Year reviewing issue #10 written by Keith Giffen and Grant Morrison, art by Brandon Badeaux, cover by Gene Ha. Hey Mikey, he likes it!
00:59:49 – Ben gives you the other Wildstorm titles that have released over the last three weeks that we didn’t review.
- DANTE’S INFERNO
- GEARS OF WAR #12
- RESIDENT EVIL #5 (OF 6)
- ABSOLUTE PLANETARY BOOK 1: NEW PRINTING
- TOM STRONG AND THE ROBOTS OF DOOM #2
- ABSOLUTE PLANETARY BOOK 2
- ASTRO CITY: SILVER AGENT #1 (OF 2)
- FREDDY VS. JASON VS. ASH: THE NIGHTMARE WARRIORS
- FREE REALMS #11 (OF 12)
The opening and closing music is “Universal Domain” by Dreamline which can be found at http://www.musicalley.com.