14 Aug Issue #129 – “Cybernetics” (w/ Matthew Poulter)
This week we talk all about cybernetics!
Special guest Matthew Poulter (@theovermatt) will be returning to discuss everything from technological enhancements to full on cyborgs!
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Intro Music by Aaron Barry
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SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
News and Notes
(11:27) Matthew Poulter’s passion for cybernetics.
(16:45) Justice League Vol 2 029 “Forever Heroes” Synopsis
(21:20) Reactions to the issue
(29:05) Cyborg vs Metal Men and Red Tornado. Who wins?
(38:57) Creating our own cybernetic body out of our brain and one body part.
(46:10) Who invented Mother Boxes? Why do both New Genesis and Apokolips have them?
(51:09) Examples of cybernetic experts collaborating.
(56:46) Most overpowered cyborg character.
(1:00:42) What character should gain a cybernetic enhancement?
(1:10:28) What DC characters meet the major requirements for being a “cyborg”? Do they show it off or hide it?
(1:19:35) Replacing one of the five senses with a cybernetically enhanced version.
(1:24:19) Preferred appearance for Cyborg.
(1:31:28) Reconnoiter Goiter
(1:32:14) Drapeau Blanc
(1:33:23) Tank Man
Characters, Places, Things
Thomas Wayne (Flashpoint)
Recommended Reading & Viewing