Episode 48 – Panther Season

Welcome to another episode of ComicNoobs! Due to delays in shipping Civil War II, we find ourselves in need of a new story, so we’re covering one of the best of Marvel’s new line, BLACK PANTHER! We cover the first four issues of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ first run at comics. It’s an amazing blend of superhero, espionage, war, and psychological stories that combines with some of the most killer art either of us has ever seen! We also have James Gavsie back on the show for another WHO WOULD WIN debate, this time it’s Luke Cage vs. King Shark!

Comics Covered:
Black Panther #1 – 01:30
Black Panther #2 – 20:41
Luke Cage vs. King Shark Debate – 33:24
Black Panther #3 – 49:55
Black Panther #4 – 59:30


Episode 47 – Cartooning Wrong

Welcome to another episode of ComicNoobs! This week, we cover the classic Harley Quinn comic, Batman Adventures: Mad Love, written and drawn by the creators of Batman: The Animated Series! This book was pretty long, so we split it in two to cover, and had our… least productive hero debate with James Gavsie. This one is Daredevil vs. Nightwing! James also weighs in on the DCEU and Suicide Squad review controversy, and after we finish covering Mad Love, Sobie gives us his review of Suicide Squad! Check it out!

Topics covered:

Batman Adventures: Mad Love (1st half) – 01:40
Who Would Win: Daredevil vs Nightwing – 28:27
Batman Adventures: Mad Love (2nd half) – 42:10
Suicide Squad Review by Sobie – 1:01:38

Episode 46 – The Pie Incident

Welcome to another episode of ComicNoobs! This week, we were going to take a break from Civil War to cover some classic Suicide Squad, but the arc we chose was so terrible that we actually just gave up on it after one issue (01:33). After that we bring in the awesome James Gavsie for another Who Would Win debate, this time between Iron Man and Cyborg (17:16). Listen to find out who wins, and also to hear some drama go down between ya boi Sobie and James! After that we begin talk a bit of Apocalypse Wars, as we jump into Extraordinary X-Men #8(28:47), as the mutants get tossed into the future and fight the unforgettable Sugar Man. Next we continue with Extraordinary X-Men #9 (48:59) to find out everything that went down after the young X-Men got stranded in the future! Don’t miss this episode!

Issues Covered:

Suicide Squad #37 – 01:33
Who Would Win: Iron Man v Cyborg – 17:16
Extraordinary X-Men #8 – 28:47
Extraordinary X-Men #9 – 48:59

Episode 45 – A Flash of Green


Welcome to the third part of our Civil War II coverage! In this episode, we cover Civil War II #2 (01:45) in which Tony Stark goes through the “kidnapping” stage of grief, causing an international incident with the Inhumans. Carol Danvers AKA Captian Marvel attempt find Stark and de-escalate the situation before it turns into an all-out war, but in the end, everyone realizes there’s a more pressing problem. Next, James Gavsie comes back for another bout of Who Would Win, this time we debate Wonder Woman vs The Incredible Hulk (24:46). Finally we talk about the big one: Civil War II #3, in which the trial of Clint Barton AKA Hawkeye for the murder of lifetime member of the Avengers, ___________ (no spoilers in the description I guess?). We get in depth into discussion on this one, as one of the founding members of the Avengers is killed. Carol Danvers and Tony Stark are the star witnesses, and we see which side the law takes in the latest Marvel Civil War! Don’t miss this spectacular episode!

Comics Covered:

Civil War II #2 – 01:45
Civil War II #3 – 35:01
Who Would Win: Hulk v Wonder Woman – 24:46

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Episode 44 – Missile to the Tits

Welcome to another episode of ComicNoobs! This episode we dive into the opening issue of Civil War II, starting with a massive battle against a giant magical earth-invading celestial. We learn more about the future-seeing Inhuman, Ulysses, and see the repercussions of Captain Marvel using his pre-cognition. James Gavsie is back for another round of Who Would Win, this time we debate Punisher vs the Joker. Next we finish up our coverage of the New Avengers Standoff arc, in which a giant, government-controlled Kaiju fights the Avengers’ homemade Jaeger, Bobby DaCosta’s MASTER PLAN for A.I.M. is revealed, and Rick Jones and Hawkeye have a shitty day. Don’t miss all the

Civil War II #1 – 01:15
Who Would Win: Joker v Punisher – 33:10
New Avengers #9 – 42:34
New Avengers #10 – 50:50

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Episode 43 – Civil War REMIX

Welcome to Episode 43 of ComicNoobs! This week, we kick off our coverage of Marvel’s cash gr- I mean, summer event: CIVIL WAR 2! The first issue we cover is Civil War II #0 (3:31), in which the board is set for what is shaping up to be a pretty damn big event. We’re introduced to a new Inhuman who can predict the future, we get a glimpse into what Captain Marvel wants most of all, and we see that She-Hulk really cares about civil liberties (go She-Hulk!). The next issue we cover is the Civil War II FCBD Issue (21:50). In this issue, Rhodey shows up to hang out with the Inhumans and Ultimates just in time to fight Thanos! We also VERY quickly cover the backup story in this one to talk about the new Wasp! Next James Gavsie joins us once again for our “Who Would Win In A Fight” segment(33:46) in which we debate Captain America vs Wolverine! Finally we cover New Avengers#8 (46:50) which is technically an Avengers: Standoff tie-in, but it’s awesome so we’re covering it anyway. Don’t miss this exciting episode!

Issues Covered:
Civil War II #0 – 3:31
Civil War II FCBD Issue – 21:50
New Avengers #8 – 46:50

Who Would Win in a Fight (feat @JamesGavsie) – 33:46