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Issue #269 – “Assassins”

Issue #269 – “Assassins”

It’s the second episode of Doctober!!! We talk all about the assassins of DC Comics! Contract killers, mercenaries, and other deadly death dealers are the subject of this week’s episode.

Intro Music by Aaron Barry

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SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)

Holy 5-Star Review Batman!

(1:47) Chris Chan’s 5-Star Twitter Review

 

Assassins

(16:47) Which assassin should get their own movie, series, or be added to video games?

(22:49) What is Lady Vic’s deal?

(28:05) Why does Doctor gate Damian Wayne?

(34:14) How well would the world of Assassin’s Creed fit into the DCU?

(42:48) Did Shadow Dragon do mercenary work for Conduit?

(46:26) explain the League of Assassins, League of Shadows, etc.

(50:30) Did Leviathan under Talia and Honor operate separately from the League of Assassins?

(57:59) What was the highest profile assassination?  Who committed it?

(1:07:14) How did Deathstroke lose his eye?

(1:10:10) Favorite assassins.

(1:15:47) Who is the most terrifying assassin?

(1:19:00) Are there any assassins with A-level powers/abilities?

(1:24:31) Battle royale, Deathstroke, Lady Shiva, Talon, Ravager, Damian, Talia, Cheshire, Bronze Tiger, Deadshot, Bane, Cassandra Cain, KGBeast, Red Hood.

(1:30:47) Which teacher/mentor trained the most assassins?

(1:37:23) Which is the worst assassin?  Least favorite assassin?

(1:42:21) Which hero would make the best assassin if they decided to go rogue?

(1:43:58) How would the Doctor and Richard assassinate each other?

(1:49:27) Which assassin would the Doctor and Richard want to be assassinated by?

(1:51:36) How does the Assassins Union defend its members from overpowered competition?

 

Guess the Character!

(1:58:22) Waist belt for back support

(1:58:51) Insisting on showing off his super cool haircut and goatee

(1:59:44) Weapons are oversized cocktail food holders

(2:00:51) Gold outfit with oversized shoulder pads and a sub ring

 

Recommended Reading & Viewing

Batman Begins

Beware the Batman

Crisis on Infinite Earths Vol 1 004

Injustice

Lobo Paramilitary Christmas Special

Omega Men Vol 3

The Multiversity: Pax Americana 001

Soul of the Dragon

Watchmen

 

Media

Assassin’s Creed

 

Characters, Places, Things

Azrael

Bane

Black Spider

Body Doubles

Bronze Tiger

Cassandra Cain

Cheshire

Conduit

Court of Owls

Damian Wayne

Damien Darhk

Deadshot

Deathstroke

Eobard Thawne

Honor Guest

Kanto

KGBeast

Lady Shiva

Lady Vic

League of Assassins

League of Shadows

Leviathan

Lobo

Malcolm Merlyn

Mera

Monitor

Order of St Dumas

Peacemaker

Professor Ojo

Ra’s al Ghul

Ravager

Red Hood

Richard Dragon

Scarlet Skier

Sensei

Shadowdragon

Siren

Talia al Ghul

Talon

Talons

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