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 151 - A Not so Superb Owl

    In this week's episode, we run through some of the good and not so good trailers from the Super Bowl this weekend, as well as discuss the news that Ben Affleck is out as Batman in the DCEU, or whatever its called now. Following that, Steve's dreams have become realized with Kingdom Hearts 3 finally being released this past week and we get to hear his thoughts after completing it! 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: Ben Affleck out as Batman - 00:02:11 Birds of Prey Teaser - 00:10:17 Hobbs and Shaw Trailer - 00:15:36 What We Do in the Shadows Trailer - 00:23:06 Mortal Kombat 11 Petition to Add Shaggy - 00:26:38 Ben Percy and Juan Ferraya working on Moon Knight - 00:32:15 Kris Anka jumping to DC to work on Young Justice - 00:34:40 Superbowl Trailers - 00:43:16 Anthem Demo Thoughts - 01:01:30 Kingdom Hearts 3 and The emotional destruction of Steven (AKA: Steve is not ok) - 01:08:10

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    Episode 150 - Metroid Prime 4: Redux

    In this week's episode, we kick things off with a huge update from Nintendo regarding the status of Metroid Prime 4 and some idea of when we could expect it. We then get to hear Steve's thoughts on the Anthem VIP demo, and our thoughts on Roosterteeth's new series gen:Lock! 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: Metroid Prime 4 restarting Development with Retro Studios - 00:01:21 Anthem VIP demo - 00:14:05 Black Panther gets Oscar Nomination for Best Picture - 00:28:30 Bendis teases next big DC event - 00:37:47 Bloom into you - 00:43:36 gen:Lock Episodes 1-2 Impressions - 00:54:20 Holy Everything Young Justice Episodes 7-13: Spoilers - 01:07:12 Him Tuskey Returns - Who would win in a fight... Sora or Tidus? - 01:27:15

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    Episode 149 - Spider-Man Field Trip

    In this week's episode, we have the first look at Spider-Man: Far From Home with the first official trailer! We discuss what we think Mysterio's role will be in the overall MCU Spider-Verse as well as our thoughts on how it plays off of Endgame. From there we had a trailer for John Wick: Chapter 3, as well as the sad news that EA has cancelled another Star Wars game. We finally, wrap things up with Steve's thoughts on Dragonball Super Broly! 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: Spider-Man Far From Home Trailer - 00:01:00 Machinima Removes all of there Videos - 00:14:20 Ghostbusters 3 Teaser Trailer - 00:20:20 John Wick Chapter 3 Trailer - 00:30:53 Rhonda Rousey joins Mortal Kombat 11 as Sonya Blade - 00:41:36 Another Star Wars Game Cancelled by EA - 00:48:06 Korean Boy Band BTS coming to Comics - 01:04:40 New Symbiote Spider-Man - 01:12:18 Dragon Ball Super Broly - 01:18:44

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    Episode 148 - Bungie's Taking the Kid

    In this week's episode, we kick things off with the huge news that Bungie has split from Activision, and has kept the publishing rights to Destiny. What does this mean for the future of Destiny and Bungie? We discuss and give our best guess with everything we know so far. Then we have some new comics to discuss, such as Die 2 and the NEw Young Justice comic, as well as more thoughts on Young Justice: Outsiders! 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: Bungie Splits from Activision - 00:04:34 Ubisoft not putting Division 2 on Steam - 00:22:08 Into the Spider Verse might split into Tv Shows - 00:29:45 Aquaman Crosses 1 Billion - 00:36:20 Stan Lee’s Final Animated Cameo - 00:44:29 Dragon Prince Season 2 Release Date - 00:51:51 Die Comic Update - 00:57:03 Zach reads Young Justice and Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man - 01:04:43 Tales of Vesperia - 01:17:48 Young Justice Episodes 4 - 6 Spoiler Discussion - 01:26:14

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    Episode 147 - Young Justice Worth the Wait?

    In this week's episode, we rejoice in the return of Young Justice as we give our thoughts on the first 3 episodes. Along with that, and many tangents, we have some Netflix news as well as Steve's thoughts on the final season of Voltron. 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: Marvel Creating Game with Former Hearthstone Dev’s - 00:02:12 Ruby Rose Batwoman gets CW Pilot - 00:10:17 Netflix’s Carmen Sandiego Trailer - 00:17:40 Stranger Things Season 3 Teaser Image - 00:23:25 King Vader - Hood Cowboy Bebop Video - 00:38:07 Voltron final season - 00:47:10 Young Justice Is Back! No Spoilers - 00:58:07 Young Justice Spoilers - 01:06:08

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    Episode 146 - We're Combat Ready for 2019

    In this week's episode, we kick off the new year by looking at a few new things coming in 2019 such as a Persona 5 Re-Release along with some of our favorite things from 2018. We also give our thoughts on the RWBY: Combat Ready board game that we finally got around to playing. Kick things off in 2019 with a new episode and 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: Persona 5 R News: Info to Come in March - 00:02:42 Jason Momoa is Aquaman in Lego Movie 2 - 00:08:40 Update on the X-Men in MCU - 00:12:46 Marvel releases second K-Pop Song for Luna Snow in Future Fight - 00:21:23 Jude Law as Mar-Vell? - 00:26:16 Your Name Live Action Update - 00:35:10 RWBY Combat Ready - 00:50:45 Some of our favorite things from the year - 01:01:19

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    Episode 145 - Bumblebee Saves Christmas?

    In this week's episode, its our holiday gift to you, lovely listener in which we start things off by giving our impressions of the first trailer for the Hellboy reboot as well as a teaser of the Doom Patrol. From there, Zach talks about some new comics, which we haven't done in some time, including 'Die' Issue 1 and 'Goddess Mode'! 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: Hellboy Reboot Trailer - 00:19:23 Young Justice Outsiders - Aqualad gets a promotion - 00:29:17 Doom Patrol Teaser - 00:31:23 Paper Girls ending in July 2019 - 00:37:27 Deadly Class Pilot Released on SYFY’s Youtube Channel - 00:40:42 Zach Talks About VR - 00:49:45 Die Issue 1 & Goddess Mode Issue 1 - 00:58:27 Bumblebee - 01:10:38

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    Episode 144 - It's Fishman Actually

    In this week's episode, we have our impressions of Aquaman plus a spoiler discussion of Into the Spider-Verse but first a PSA about Kingdom Hearts 3 spoilers out in the wild as well as a new Ms. Marvel creative team! 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: PSA Kingdom Hearts 3 Spoilers Out in the Wild - 00:01:36 Blizzard Cancels Heroes of the Storm Esports - 00:08:30 Marvel Netflix Heroes have 2 year no appearance clause - 00:18:17 Ms. Marvel new Creative Team - 00:26:04 Into the Spider-Verse 2 and Spin offs already revealed - 00:34:02 Into the Spider-Verse Spoiler Discussion - 00:39:07 Elseworlds crossover - 01:03:08 Aquaman Impressions- 01:19:16 Ryan Roth: If you could change two creative teams that created a character to see how they would write the origin of that character - 01:38:16

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    Episode 143 - Smash, Spiders, and Spooky Clams

    In this week's episode, we have a ton of video games news to go over starting with the Game Award 2018 winners, the announcements from the show as well as our thoughts on Super Smash Bros Ultimate. Following all of our video game discussion, Zach and Steve had the chance to see Into the Spider-Verse early and give their spoiler free thoughts on it! 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: Game Awards Winners - 00:03:16 Game Awards Announcements - 00:14:13 Netflix Announces new Ghost in the Shell Series - 00:35:26 Umbrella Academy Trailer from Netflix - 00:38:37 Garth Ennis new Russian WWII Comic - 00:40:10 Kingdom Hearts 3 Opening Video Trailer - 00:42:56 Avengers 4 Endgame Trailer - 00:49:39 Captain Marvel Trailer 2 - 01:02:18 Godzilla 2 Teases King Ghidorah - 01:08:12 James Gunn’s new film Brightburn - 01:20:22 Zach and Steve’s Super Smash thoughts - 01:15:22 Zach and Steve’s Spider-Verse Impressions - 01:33:52

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    Episode 142 - Our Game Award 2018 Picks!

    In this week's episode, we start things off with the sad passing of Stephen Hillenburg, creator of Spongebob Squarepants and how the NFL should absolutely play "Sweet Victory" at Super Bowl 53 in honor of him. Then we run through all of the nominees for the Game Awards 2018 and pick who we think should win based on what we've played! 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: Stephen Hillenburg, Creator of Spongebob Squarepants Passes Away at 57 - 00:03:18 NFL Half Time Petition - 00:10:08 Game Awards Nominations - 00:20:26 Russo Brothers presenting at The Game Awards - 00:48:24 Reggie Fils Amie teases “something big” for Game Awards - 00:50:25 Fallout 76 collectors edition bag fiasco - 00:53:27 Dragonball Super Broly new trailer! - 00:59:18 Daredevil Cancelled after 3 seasons at Netflix - 01:03:30 Blue and Gold Reunion teased for Heroes in Crisis - 01:09:32 Steven talks Spiderman PS4 - 01:13:45

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