26 Aug Issue #196 – “Final Crisis”
We come to it at last.
This week we try our best to talk all about Grant Morrison’s epic reality-shattering event: Final Crisis. That’s right, DC’s “last” crisis event…
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SNOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
Holy 5-Star Review Batman
(2:31) Alfred Did It’s 5-Starro Apple Podcasts Review
(6:50) Initial reactions
(10:01) Rough summation
(13:15) Reddit summation via Chris Chan
(25:15) The major points
(45:36) The only question, “What the fuck just happened?”
(47:12) Does Darkseid remember this crisis?
(48:44) Is the Miracle Machine going to make a comeback?
(51:10) What time period was the favorite in Return of Bruce Wayne?
(52:58) Was this being called “Final” Crisis prevent Dark Nights Metal from being called “Dark” Crisis?
(58:01) Explain the multiple monitors versus the one from Crisis on Infinite Earths.
(1:03:03) Are monitors immune to the Anti-Life Equation?
(1:05:02) Was the quantum vampire [Mandrakk] trying to drink the bleed?
(1:06:06) How exactly did Superman whistle Darkseid to death?
(1:10:35) The Reddit explanation of Final Crisis.
(1:12:47) Is Final Crisis Grant Morrison at his best, worst, or Morrison-est?
(1:18:01) What’s the deal with the Over Monitor?
(1:19:28) Most under utilized character?
(1:24:05) Was Final Crisis well received when it came out? Has a vampire Superman ever fought a werewolf superman?
(1:29:48) Are any of the tie-in series recommended or make Final Crisis easier to understand?
(1:33:35) What’s the best character arc?
(1:37:22) Recite the Anti-Life Equation.
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(1:41:33) If the Eye of Sauron was a vagina.
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