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Episode 457 - Spartacus: The Musical

Reviews: The Answer #1, Deadpool Killustrated #1, UncannyX-Force #1, Young Avengers #1, Spartacus: War of the Damned

Jimmy is joined in studio by old pal Matt Walton. They discuss the Attack of the Show and X-Playfinales along with the demise of G4TV, Jimmy finaly starts catching up on Adventure Time and loves it, they give comic colorists lotsa love and Jimmy's interview with young director Emily Hagins is up on Stated. Plus, an exclusive and probably not real scoop on a musical episode of Spartacus! News includes: JJ Abrams to direct Star Wars: Episode VIIYoung Justice and Green Lantern get canceled making room for Beware the Batman and Teen Titans Go!Powerpuff Girls returns, Kyle Baker gives away comics, more original X-Men cast join Bryan Singer's upcoming X-Men film, Marvel  rolls out Phase 3 films, Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome finally gets SyFy airdate and New Zealand mints Doctor Who coins. As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:18am EDT

Episode 456 - Dan Goldman (Shooting War, Red Light Properties)

Reviews: Black Beetle: No Way Out #1, High Ways #1, Savage Wolverine #1

Jimmy is joined in studio by cartoonist Dan Goldman! They discuss some returning sci-fi shows likeLost Girl and Being Human. Jimmy's a little tired so forgets to do the reviews until near the end of the show. BUT WE DO THEM! News includes: Paul Pope's Battling Boy is coming out this October, Warren Ellis teases ScatterlandsX-Treme X-Men and Age of Apocalypse get canceled and could there be a Jenny Olsen instead of Jimmy in Zack Snyder's Man of Steel film? Finally, Jimmy chats with Dan about his work including Shooting War, Kelly, Red Light Properties and more! As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:18am EDT

Episode 455 - The Breakfast Show

Reviews: End Times Of Bram & Ben #1, Mars Attacks KISS One Shot, Star Wars Vol 2 #1, Superior Spider-Man #1, Continuum (on SyFy)

After last week's massive "Best of 2012" show, Jimmy flies solo to give you a quickie full of some comic booky goodness! News includes: Bendis reveals his Guardians of the Galaxy, new The Walking Dead showrunner is named, DC cancels many a title and has some creator shakeups, Marvel reveals a new all-female X-Men book and the Y: The Last Man film finds a director. As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

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Direct download: CNI455.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:14am EDT

Episode 454 - Best of 2012 w/ Marvel's The Watcher Lorraine Cink!

Reviews: Mars Attacks Popeye One Shot, Morbius The Living Vampire Vol 2 #1, New Avengers Vol 3 #1, The Red Ten #1

It's the super huge and long BEST OF 2012 show! Jimmy is joined by Marvel's The Watcher host Lorraine Cink and good pal Mike Cho. Both are CNI vets and bring their nerdy knowledge to the podcast once again. Jimmy saw Django Unchained and Attack of the 50 Ft Cheerleader. One had lotsa violence and another had lotsa boobs. Guess which one he REALLY liked? News bits include:Axe Cop will debut on Fox's late night animation domination in July, Guillermo del Toro is heading up a  DC comics based "Dark Universe" film, XX coming from Marvel, Adventure Time graphic novel on the way, Joseph Gordon Levitt cast in Sin City 2, Disney's Aladdin coming to Broadway, and Disney Junior's "A Poem is..." series recruits Doctor Who and Lady Mary Crawley. And the feature segment is our lengthy, informative and fun BEST OF 2012 picks...that we read! As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

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Direct download: CNI454.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:44pm EDT

Episode 453 - Les Spiderables!

Reviews: Amazing Spider-Man #700, Aquaman #15, Deathmatch #1, Justice League #15, Mara #1

Returning to the studio to co-host is The Beat's Heidi MacDonald! Always nice to have a real journalist to class up the joint. They chat about Christmas, New Year's, and send Peter David well wishes. Jimmy saw Les Miserables and goes on too much about it. He also sings a special  belated birthday song to Stan Lee! And because there can't be enough music ever, there is also a special song from Doctor Octopus himself following the Amazing Spider-Man #700 review. News includes: Dying Star Trek fan gets wish, NBC passes on Bryan Fuller's The Munsters reboot, upcoming Disney Infinity game is to be open world, and Animaniacs joins The Hub's lineup. As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

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Direct download: CNI453.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:42pm EDT