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Serious Issues: A Comic Book Podcast

A weekly comic book podcast reviewing all the latest issues from DC, Marvel, Image, Archie, Dark Horse and more. Hosted by Andrew Levins and Siobhan Coombs for Kings Comics in Sydney.
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Oct 27, 2016

We hit that red carpet for the opening night screening of Doctor Strange and Event Cinemas on George St. As soon as the movie was over (we waited for BOTH the end credit scenes dw), we asked a few comic book fans what they thought of the movie. Thanks to Event for having us!

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Serious Issues is a weekly comic book review podcast, hosted by Andrew Levins and Siobhan Coombs at Kings Comics in Sydney.

Get in touch with us to ask us a question or tell us to start reading something we’re missing out on. Email us at seriousissues@kingscomics.com or find us at facebook.com/seriousissuespodcast. If you like what you hear, please leave us a nice review on iTunes!

Oct 24, 2016

This episode starts with the sad news of the passing of comic book artist Steve Dillon, an extremely talented creator responsible for many of our favourite stories an iterations of classic characters. After recommending a few of our most beloved Steve Dillon comics, we review a bunch of new number ones, a stack of new Marvel issues and a few more from DC, Image and Dark Horse. 

Comics reviewed this week: 

A Year Of Marvels, The Unbeatable #1
Archie #13
Astonishing Ant Man #13
Astro City #40
Batman #9
Black Hammer #4
Black Panther #7
Black Widow #7
Captain America: Sam Wilson #14
Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #1
Kingpin #4
Dark Knight: The Master Race #6
Death of X #2
Dept H #7
Doctor Strange #13
Hadrian's Wall #2
Infamous Iron Man #1
Kiss #1
Manifest Destiny #24
Mighty Thor #12
Mockingbird #8
Nightwing #7
Hellcat #11
Sherlock A Study In Pink #5
Spell on Wheels #1
Spider-woman #12
Superman #9
Trinity #2
Squirrel Girl #13
Uncanny Inhumans #14

Serious Issues is a weekly comic book review podcast, hosted by Andrew Levins and Siobhan Coombs at Kings Comics in Sydney.

Get in touch with us to ask us a question or tell us to start reading something we’re missing out on. Email us at seriousissues@kingscomics.com or find us at facebook.com/seriousissuespodcast. If you like what you hear, please leave us a nice review on iTunes!

Oct 21, 2016

Levins and Siobhan sit down with Ben Marshall and Jordan Verzar the curators of GRAPHIC, a festival to comics and visual storytelling that's taking over the Sydney Opera House on the 4th and 5th of November. Ben and Julian reveal their comic book origin stories and how they started the festival six years ago. We talk about the festival highlights, their dream guests, our current comic book habits and much more.

See the full GRAPHIC festival lineup here: http://graphic.sydneyoperahouse.com/

Serious Issues is a weekly comic book review podcast, hosted by Andrew Levins and Siobhan Coombs at Kings Comics in Sydney.

Get in touch with us to ask us a question or tell us to start reading something we’re missing out on. Email us at seriousissues@kingscomics.com or find us at facebook.com/seriousissuespodcast. If you like what you hear, please leave us a nice review oniTunes!

Oct 17, 2016

Another ridiculously big week with a new stack of number ones and new issues of some of our favourite regular comics! Levins and Siobhan finally disagree with each other on some comics this week - it's the most serious issues yet!

Comics reviewed this week:

Action Comics #965
All Star Batman #3
Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #3
Black Science #25
Briggs Land #3
Chimera Brigade #1
Chimichanga Sorrow of the Worlds Worst Face #1
Ulysses #3
Clone Conspiracy #1
Darth Vader #25
Detective Comics #942
Dirk Gently Salmon of Doubt #1
Doom Patrol #2
Electric Sublime #1
Flash #8
Glitterbomb #2
Great Lakes Avengers #1
Hal Jordan and the Green Lanterns#6
Peepland #1
Howard the Duck #11
James Bond Hammerhead #1
Jupiter’s Legacy #4
Kaijumax #5
Kill or Be Killed #3
Lazarus #25
Lost Boys #1
Moon Knight #7
Mosaic #1
New Super-Man #4
October Faction #1
Power Man and Iron Fist #9
Punisher #6
Reborn #1
Red Hood and the Outlaws #3
Revolution #3
Sheriff of Babylon #11
Solo #1
Space Battle Lunchtime #5
Han Solo #4
Suicide Squad #4
Supergirl #2
Superwoman #3
Uncanny Avengers #15
Unfollow #12
Wonder Woman #8

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Serious Issues is a weekly comic book review podcast, hosted by Andrew Levins and Siobhan Coombs at Kings Comics in Sydney.

Get in touch with us to ask us a question or tell us to start reading something we’re missing out on. Email us at seriousissues@kingscomics.com or find us at facebook.com/seriousissuespodcast. If you like what you hear, please leave us a nice review on iTunes!

Oct 10, 2016

This week features more number one issues, crossover comics, superhero deaths and cartoon porn than any previous episode! We review the first issues of Death of X, Moonshine, Archie Meets Ramones, Big Trouble in Little China/Escape From New York, Jessica Jones, Cage and 18 more number ones, plus stacks of regular issues and the brand new Marvel OGN: The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Beats Up the Marvel Universe!

Serious Issues is a weekly comic book review podcast, hosted by Andrew Levins and Siobhan Coombs at Kings Comics in Sydney.

Get in touch with us to ask us a question or tell us to start reading something we’re missing out on. Email us at seriousissues@kingscomics.com or find us at facebook.com/seriousissuespodcast. If you like what you hear, please leave us a nice review on iTunes!

Oct 3, 2016

Levins and Siobhan are reunited, and 40 new issues of comics came along for the party too. We review the number one issues of Josie and the Pussycats, Teen Titans, Surgeon X and more - plus new issues of our favourites, including Snotgirl, Saga, Captain America, Squirrel Girl and The Flash.

Comics reviewed in this episode:

Teen Titans Rebirth #1
Batman Beyond Rebirth #1
Blue Beetle #1
Josie and the Pussycats #1
Surgeon X #1
Tarzan and the Planet of the Apes #1
The Flash #7
Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #5
Action Comics #963 & #964
Wonder Woman #7
Detective Comics #941
Suicide Squad #3
Titans #3
The Hellblazer #2
Deathstroke #3
Batgirl #3
Kingpin #3
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #12
Sam Wilson Captain America #13
Steve Rogers Captain America #5
The Ultimates #11
Nighthawk #5
Deadly Class #22
Saga #38
Lake of Fire #2
Snotgirl #3
E.V.I.L. Heroes #2
Mooncop
Mirror: The Mountain

Serious Issues is a weekly comic book review podcast, hosted by Andrew Levins and Siobhan Coombs at Kings Comics in Sydney.

Get in touch with us to ask us a question or tell us to start reading something we’re missing out on. Email us at seriousissues@kingscomics.com or find us at facebook.com/seriousissuespodcast. If you like what you hear, please leave us a nice review oniTunes!

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