05 Sep Issue #132 – “Euro Trip”
In this week’s issue…The Doctor is going on vacation!
We talk all about the European characters of the DC Universe to get him in the right mindset.
It’s a DC Euro Trip!
Sponsored by Audible
Intro Music by Aaron Barry
Find more great podcasts like this on Brain Freeze
To ask questions for the next episode, or to continue the conversation online visit us here:
On our Website
Or check out our new store for merch
And our NEW Patreon!
SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
News and Notes
(7:14) New Joker Trailer
(19:20) John Moore aka Rankorr
(22:43) Who are some of the more notable European heroes and villains?
(28:38) What happened to the Celtic Gods in The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman?
(32:23) Beefeater, Lion Heart, Godiva, and the rest of the European-based Global Guardians.
(38:27) Are the Rocket Reds still a thing?
(44:00) Did the JLA/JSA recruit any supers from Europe after WWII?
(48:37) How are the main DC characters represented internationally?
(51:24) Camelot 3000.
(52:41) Camelot, Shining Knight, Merlin, Etrigan.
(55:50) Is Wonder Woman Greek?
(1:03:20) Euro Crime, the Elongated Man’s nemeses.
(1:08:53) Favorite European Batman, Inc. character?
(1:14:02) Famous DC Irish characters. Siobhan McDougle, Black Canary of Earth 31, and in-canon leprechauns.
(1:21:06) Why does it seem that more heroes are American than non-American?
(1:26:30) Examples of European characters getting involved in WWII for the Axis powers.
(1:29:50) What is it about European style that adds something to DC comics?
(1:35:19) Piss Daddy
(1:36:03) If It Ain’t Bloke
Characters, Places, & Things
Recommended Reading & Viewing
Brian Bolland (Wiki)