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May 29, 2017

We thought we'd do something drastically different this week and review just a tonne of books came out last week. 

Comics reviewed in this episode:

First Things First (2:48)
I Am Groot #1
Star-Lord Annual #1
James Bond: Service 
Rapture #1
The Archies One Shot
The Normals #1
Victor LaValle's Destroyer #1
Saucer State #1
Samaritan Veritas #1

DC (35:40)
Kamandi Challenge #5
Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #21
Batman/The Shadow #2
Suicide Squad #18
Action Comics #980
Wonder Woman #23
Detective Comics #957
Batgirl #11
Mother Panic #7

Image (58:15)
The Old Guard #4
The Dying and the Dead #4
East of West #33
Sun Bakery #3
Redneck #2
Plastic #2
Seven to Eternity #6
Deadly Class #28
Underwinter #3

Marvel (1:19:34)
Venom #150
Secret Warriors #2
Black Panther #14
Steve Rogers Captain America #17
Jean Grey #2
All New Guardians of the Galaxy #2
Guardians of the Galaxy Mother Entropy #4
X-Men Blue #4
Infamous Iron Man #8
Doctor Strange and the Sorcerer Supreme #8
Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #19
Totally Awesome Hulk #19

Other Publishers (1:46:38)
The Shaolin Cowboy: Who'll Stop the Rain #2
Black Hammer #9
Dept.H #14
Death Be Damned #4
XO Manowar #3

 

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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!

May 23, 2017

Levins only read 16 comics this week! Luckily Siobhan picked up the slack and read the rest - plus they both read a manga! Definitely check out our review of Gengoroh Tagame's wonderful My Brother's Husband Volume 1.

First Things First (2:30)
Luke Cage #1
Generation X #1
Grrl Scouts: Magic Socks #1
Sovereigns #1
Bubble Girl #1

DC (19:07)
Batman #23
The Flash #22
Superman #23
Super Sons #4
Nightwing #21
Teen Titans #8
Batwoman #3
The Wild Storm #4
Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #8

Image (45:50)
Royal City #3
Curse Words #5
The Few #5
Invincible #136

Marvel (53:19)
Secret Empire #2
The Mighty Thor #19
Nick Fury #2
Royals #3
X-Men Gold #4
Punisher #12
Ultimates2 #7
Monsters Unleashed #2
Star Wars #31

Other Publishers (1:15:42)
Kim Reaper #2
Night Owl Society #2
Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys #3
Animal Noir #4
Dead Inside #5
Brittania We Who Are About to Die #2
The Spirit: Corpse Makers #3
World Reader #2
Eleanor and the Egret #2
Archie #20
Jughead #15
My Brothers Husband Volume 1

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!

May 15, 2017

We started a Patreon for our podcast! If you love Serious Issues and want to support the show (which will end up leading to us making even more episodes and content!), check out our page and become a patron for as much as you can afford each month. No pressure if you don't want to do that. The show's gonna stay the same no matter what. But if you feel like giving a little back to your pals Shinbone and Levdawg, the option is there. Actually it's here: https://www.patreon.com/seriousissuespodcast

Comics reviewed in this episode (now with timestamps! Thanks patrons!):

First Things First (9:43)
Secret Warriors #1
Rocket #1
Star Wars The Screaming Citadel #1
Zombies Assemble #1
Bug The Adventures of Forager #1
Regression #1
Renato Jones Season Two #1
Misfit City #1
Eternal Warrior Awakening #1
Ghostbusters Funko Universe #1
Dragon Age Knight Errant #1
Pierce Brown’s Red Rising Sons of Ares #1

Marvel (47:30)
Uncanny Avengers #23
Avengers #7
Black Panther and The Crew #2
X-Men Blue #3
All-New Wolverine #20
Guardians of the Galaxy Mother Entropy #2
Kingpin #4
Silver Surfer #11
Amazing Spider-Man #27
Ms Marvel #18
Weapon X #3

Image (1:12:57)
A.D. After Death #3
Black Cloud #2
Rock Candy Mountain #2
Green Valley #8

The Fix #9

DC (1:25:12)
Wonder Woman #22
All-Star Batman #10
Teen Titans #7
Titans #11
New Super-Man #11
Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #20
Suicide Squad #17
Action Comics #979
Detective Comics #956
Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #10
Supergirl #10
Red Hood and the Outlaws #10
Shade the Changing Girl #8

Other publishers (1:44:27)
Godshaper #2 
Grass Kings #3
Redline #3

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!

May 8, 2017

 

Siobhan and Levins cough their way through over 50 comic book reviews, including 22 number one issues! It's a new record! The most number one issues ever reviewed on Serious Issues AND the most audible coughs ever recorded on a podcast! Are colds contagious over audio? Sorry if they are.

Comics reviewed in this episode: 

Empowered and the Soldier of Love #3
Predator Hunters #1
Bane: Conquest #1
Batman #22
Injustice 2 #1
Nightwing #20
Superman #22
The Flintstones #11
Savage Things #3
Gumballs #2
Helena Crash #3
Eternal Empire #1
Extremity #3
Manifest Destiny #28
Paper Girls #14
Planetoid Praxis #4
The Walking Dead #167
Youngblood #1
All-New Guardians of the Galaxy #1
Black Bolt #1
Bullseye #4
Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission #1
Guardians of the Galaxy: Mother Entropy #1
Jean Grey #3
Jessica Jones #8
Nova #6
Secret Empire #1
X-Men Gold #3
Ab Irato #1
Amazing Age #1
Blood Blister #2
Brave Chef Brianna #3
Colossi #1
My Brother’s Keeper GN
Croak #1
The Damned #1
Goldie Vance #12
Lilith Dark #1
Pestilence #1
Reggie and Me #5
Shipwreck #4
Stained #1
Swordquest #0
Tekken #1
Underdog #1

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!

May 1, 2017

This week we break some kind of record for reviewing like 60 issues of comics AND two new graphic novels! How do we do it? Surely performance enhancing drugs? Call the cops!

Comics reviewed in this episode:

24 Legacy Rules of Engagement #1
Action Comics Vol 2 #978
Aliens Dead Orbit #1
Aliens Defiance #11
Batman The Shadow #1
Ben Reilly Scarlet Spider #1
Big Moose One Shot
Bitch Planet #10
Black Monday Murders #5
Black Panther Vol 6 #13
Black Road #9
Britannia We Who #1
Comic Book History of Comics #6
Detective Comics Vol 2 #955
Doom Patrol Vol 6 #6
Elektra Vol 4 #3
Flash Vol 5 #21
Great Lakes Avengers #7
Hadrians Wall #6
Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #19
Hookjaw #5
Hulk Vol 4 #5
Infamous Iron Man #7
Judge Dredd Blessed Earth #1
Kamandi Challenge #4
Kill Or Be Killed #8
Loose Ends #4
Magdalena Vol 4 #2 
Man-Thing Vol 5 #3
Mighty Thor Vol 2 #18
Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #18
Mother Panic #6
Namwolf #1
Night Owl Society #1
No World #1
Occupy Avengers #6
Old Guard #3
Prometheus Life and Death One Shot
Real Science Adventures #1
Rebels These Free & Independent States #2
Rocket Raccoon Vol 3 #5
Splitting Image 80-page Giant
Stray Bullets Sunshine & Roses #23
Suicide Squad Vol 4 #16
Supergirl Being Super #3
Thanos Vol 2 #6
Ultimates (Squared) #6
Underwinter #2
Unfollow #18
Weapon X Vol 3 #2
Wonder Woman Vol 5 #21
X-Men Blue #2
X-Men Gold #2
X-O Manowar Vol 4 #2

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!

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