Z2 Podcast: Comic Books & Pop Culture

Z2 Podcast: Comic Books & Pop Culture

Have you ever wanted to start reading comics after watching the latest superhero movie but have no idea where to start? Never fear for the Z2 Podcast is here! Where 3 friends come together each and every week to breakdown the latest in comic book news, tv shows, movies, video games and give you our recommendations on what you should be reading! Not only that but we'll interview creators to talk about their work and give some perspective on the industry. So come join us as we drive each other mad and maybe you'll find your next favorite series! If anything, we hope that you'll at least get a laugh out of our ramblings.

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    Episode 125 - To Boldly Go Once More

    In this week's episode, we discuss the return of Jean Luc Picard in a new Star Trek series, and of course it wouldn't be a Z2 Podcast episode without Power Rangers news. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Patrick Stewart reprising the role of Jean-Luc Picard in new Star Trek series - 00:02:25 Power Rangers 25th Anniversary episode announced - 00:13:43 Power Rangers: Heroes of the Grid board Game announced - 00:18:25 Red Hood’s New Design - 00:25:26 Overwatch League Aiming to add 6 new teams for Season 2 - 00:38:16 Disney Trying to buy back Star Wars TV Rights - 00:47:26 New Critical Role Art book to be released this fall - 00:54:58 Minecraft movie delayed as Rob Mcelhenney drops out as director - 01:08:42 Submission: Him Tuskey - Gundams vs Jaegers - 01:17:43

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    Episode 124 - Sage of the Octopath

    In this week's episode, we don't have a ton of news but we end up talking about random things for the first 15 minutes of the show. However, we later discuss the Disney and Fox merger that is going through as well as give our thoughts on Octopath Traveler 2 weeks in! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Disney and Fox Agree to Merger - Here’s Everything they get - 00:14:40 Amazon Teams up with the Russo Brothers for TV Franchise - 00:32:53 Tom King Branching to TV with States of America - 00:40:25 Carrie Fisher still apart of the Episode XI Cast - 00:48:20 Saga Enters a Year Long Hiatus after dropping a bombshell - 00:59:28 Overwatch League Grand Finals - 01:04:49 Mission Impossible: Fallout - 01:10:26 Octopath Traveler Thoughts Two Weeks In - 01:25:25

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    Episode 123 - SDCC 2018 News Dump

    In this week's episode, we run through the huge amount of news from San Diego Comic Con 2018! There was a ton to breakdown this week so we try to get through a much as possible! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Games - 00:03:30 -343 Says they have no plans for Halo Battle Royal -NWay and Lionsgate interactive releasing Power Rangers/ Street Fighter live action short -Spider-man new game trailer Film - 00:13:11 -8 new Robin Hood films in the works -Trailer released for DragonBall Super: Broly movie -Netflix announces 2 shows and 3 movies as the first slate of Mark Millar’s Millarworld -First Shazam Trailer released -First Aquaman trailer released -Godzilla King of the monsters trailer released Television - 00:37:42 -MARVEL RISING: INITIATION trailer released -Voltron Season 7 premiers August 10th -New Animated show The Dragon Prince coming to Netflix -Trailer for Nightflyer series released -Batwoman Tv Series in works from Greg Berlanti -Stargirl Live Action series announced for DC streaming app -Deadly Class produced by the Russo Brothers Streaming - 00:53:08 -DCEU renamed to be DC Worlds -First Titans trailer released -Young Justice Outsiders first trailer -Star Wars: The Clone Wars getting a new season ACTUAL COMICS 01:12:48 -Scott Snyder and Jock to do Batman who Laughs mini-series -Scott Snyder’s next JL arc is the Drowned Earth -Kelly Sue Deconnick taking over aquaman for “Year One” story -First look at Batman: Three Jokers -James Tynion and the Witching Hour -Steve Orlando new series: Dead Kings & Electric Warriors -G. Willow Wilson and Christian Ward new series -New Shazam monthly series releasing in November -Geoff Johns will Write and Art by Dale Eaglesham -Grant Morrison and Liam Sharp take over Green Lantern -New Jessica Jones written by Kelly Thompson, hand picked by Bendis -New Vision series

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    Episode 122 - G. Wonder Woman

    In this week's episode, we discuss the huge news that G. Willow Wilson will be taking over on Wonder Woman in November, as well as other rumors surrounding DC Comics future storylines. We also have mostly spoiler free reactions to Episode 26 of Critical Role Campaign 2, in which we needed to say something to how people were reacting afterwards towards their guest member. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Zombieland 2 Lives with original cast - 00:06:55 Black Widow Movie Hires Director - 00:15:23 G.Willow Wilson to Write Wonder Woman - 00:19:05 DC Comics Future - 00:27:46 Doc Ock and Ghost Spider gets Solo Series - 00:37:39 Ben 10 getting a comic, along with Aliens 3 script - 00:40:43 Blade Runner coming to comics - 00:41:13 Critical Role Campaign 2, Episode 26 Semi-Spoiler Free Reactions - 00:52:09 Octopath First Impressions? - 00:57:37 Comment From Ryan - 01:01:39 Comment From Him Tuskey - 01:02:52

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    Episode 121 - We Live in a World where Nick Cage is Spider-Man

    In this week's episode, we discuss how Nicholas Cage will be playing Spider-Man Noir in Enter the Spider-Verse movie, and what other Spider-Characters could be in the Spider-Verse movie. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Nick Cage to Play Spiderman Noir in Spider-Man Into the Spiderverse - 00:04:08 Live Action Gundam Series in the Works - 00:15:30 R.I.P Steve Ditko - 00:22:54 Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen Descender Follow Up Series - 00:24:58 Zach Learns about a Witcher Tabletop RPG - 00:31:55 Kill la Kill Game Revealed at Anime Expo - 00:39:38 New Fairy Tail Sequel Release date announced - 00:48:36 Hinamatsuri - 00:52:10 Batman 50 - 00:58:58

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    Episode 120 - To Leak or Not to Leak

    In this week's episode, we discuss the repercussions of DC leaking Batman #50 via the New York Times, and if they should have done this or let it have leaked itself. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: DC Explains Why it Spoiled Batman 50 - 00:01:20 Games Done at a Moderate Pace - Unravel frustrations - 00:12:28 Hero 28 - Overwatch - 00:24:34 Animosity optioned by Legendary - 00:34:37 Halo Tv Series is finally happening on Showtime - 00:38:00 More Details on Lindof’s Watchmen series - 00:41:47 Jordan Peele Sci-Fi anthology ordered to YouTube - 00:54:58 DC Universe App - 00:57:20 Question from Him Tuskey once more - 01:09:07

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    Episode 119 - Hello There, Obi-Wan Movie

    In this week's episode, we discuss the state of the Star Wars Anthology movies, give our thoughts on Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and answer a question from you, the audience! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: SGDQ Starts 6/24 to 7/1 - 00:05:11 IS OBI WAN SAVED? - 00:12:00 Sony may be developing a Silk Movie - 00:26:25 Jake Gyllenhall officially confirmed for Spidey Far From Home - 00:31:03 Jurassic World 2 Steven mini review - 00:36:20 Heriditery Mini Review - 00:42:04 Infinity Warps - 00:46:33 DC Launches Walmart 100 Page Giants - 00:55:52 Lucifer Saved by Netflix - 01:02:54 Bethesda is suing makers of Westworld mobile game - 01:08:05 Question From Him Tuskey: Who would win in a fight John Wick or Jack Reacher? - 01:15:14

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    Episode 118 - The Mighty Morphin Avengerriatrics League

    In this week's episode, we run through the news that came out this week such as the title for the Wonder Woman sequel, as well as DC Comics new series Heros in Crisis, and the Vertigo Relaunch Titles. Not only that, we also talk about our experiences at Denver Comic Con this past weekend! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Wonder Woman 1984 First Looks - 01:37 Power Rangers New Writer - 20:25 DC Heroes in Crisis - 38:05 Teen Titans Season 6 might be coming out - 49: 28 Kill la Kill Game Announced - 54:14 The Return of Vertigo Comics - 57:57 Denver Comic Con - 01:07:45

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    Episode 117 - E3 2018: Originer

    In this week's episode, we run through all of the E3 2018 Conferences announcements along with a big news story from DC comics with Geoff Johns stepping down as president and CCO. Get ready for a lot of video game talk and hype this week! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Geoff Johns Steps down as DC President - 01:05 E3 2018 Rundown Every Announcement per Conference EA - 7:25 Microsoft - 14:50 Bethesda - 41:35 Square Enix - 51:35 Sony - 1:00:20 Ubisoft - 1:10:00

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    Episode 116 - On the Road to Viridian City

    In this week's episode, many a leak has been confirmed by both Nintendo and Bethesda with the announcements of Pokemon on the Switch and Fallout: 76 respectively! We give our thoughts on these new titles as well as talk about the super relatable Agsretsuko! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Pokemon Quest/Let’s Go - 00:55 Fallout 76 Discussion - 20:10 Silver and Black Delayed - 41:49 Jamie Foxx cast as Spawn - 46:40 Aggretsuko - 54:05 Doomsday Clock/No Justice Review - 01:00:05 Bendis' First Issue of Superman - 01:08:30 Red Goblin/Going Down Swinging Review - 01:13:05

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