15 Jan Issue #159 – “Charlton Comics”
In this weeks issue we are talking all about the characters of Earth-4, formerly Charlton Comics, and their main continuity counterparts!
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SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
(4:50) Jonathan Kain’s 5-Star Facebook Review
News and Notes
(8:05) Glasgow, Scotland is Gotham
(9:45) New Birds of Prey Trailer
(18:15) The Multiversity: Pax Americana and first impressions
(20:38) Story overview
(35:19) Why isn’t modern Captain Atom more prevalent in modern DC?
(45:05) How is the original Question different from the current one(s)?
(51:54) Character spot light on Son of Vulcan and Sarge Steel.
(56:53) Who would win between Hoppy the Marvel Bunny or Thunder Bunny?
(1:00:42) Does Peacemaker’s helmet have a practical use?
(1:03:09) Favorite Batman analog between Question and Blue Beetle?
(1:05:31) Character spotlight on Nightshade.
(1:10:06) Which Charlton comics should be given the spotlight now?
(1:12:24) Who is the coolest Blue Beetle?
(1:16:09) Any African Americans in Charlton continuity?
(1:18:41) How and why did the Earth 4 President kill his father?
(1:22:32) Was Mr. Muscle trying to recapture the Superman template?
(1:30:53) The Restraining Order
Characters, Places, Things
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