24 Apr Issue #114 – “First Appearances”
In this issue, we talk all about the first appearances of some prominent DC Comics’ characters – and how they’ve changed since!
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SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
(5:00) New Facebook Review
News and Notes
(17:00) First Krypton Season 2 Trailer
(26:56) Official Swamp Thing Trailer
(31:18) Which character has changed the most/least since their first appearance?
(37:06) Favorite first appearance.
(41:28) Best introduced Green Lantern?
(45:28) Situations where a character’s first appearance is up for debate?
(52:47) Which origin story has stood the test of time? Most problematic?
(1:00:00) Vixen’s first appearance.
(1:03:10) Is it more common for a character’s first appearance to feature the character or have the character be a supporting member?
(1:07:40) Top 5 first appearances.
(1:11:04) Which hero would have been better served debuting in an earlier/later age?
(1:15:45) Key ingredients for a first appearance.
(1:22:30) First appearance of Bat-Cow.
(1:27:01) Favorite character that stole someone’s thunder in their first appearance?
(1:32:22) Mr. Diary
Characters, Places, Things
Black Canary (Golden Age)
Recommended Reading & Viewing