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Episode 30: Wild Dog

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Wild Dog, the cameo and hockey mask wearing vigilante was created by Max Allan Collins and Terry Beatty back in 1987 for DC Comics. Wild Dog first appeared in a four issue mini-series named after the character and after that initial run, he turned up in Action Comics Weekly when that title became an anthology highlighting characters like Deadman, Phantom …

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Episode 28: Who are Abra Kadabra and Music Meister?

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This week on The Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks Show we’re going to be talking about two Flash villains that have jumped from the comic book page onto the small screen and have been giving the CW’s Flash a run for his money. This week we’ll learn about the somewhat obscure character, Abra Kadabra and the very obscure character, Music Meister. …

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Episode 26: Gorilla Grodd

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This week on The Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks Show we look at another flash villain, I do love The Flash, today we’ll learn all there is to know about one of Flash’s most fearsome and ferocious enemy, Gorilla Grodd. Gorilla Grodd was created for DC comics by John Broome and the amazing artist Carmine Infantino to be one of Flash’s …

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Episode 24: Martian Manhunter

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This week on The Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks Show I’ll be walking us through the origin and backstory of my favorite martian, J’onn J’onzz, the Martian Manhunter. Then we get to hear about J’onn from one of the greatest comic book writers out there J.M DeMatteis, who wrote the incredible 1988 miniseries that deepened J’onn’s origins making him one of …

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Episode 11: Wally West the Kid Flash

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Full disclosure here, the Flash is one of my favorite characters. And I’m not talking about Barry. Don’t get me wrong, Barry is awesome, love Barry. But I really started to ramp up my collecting right around Crisis on Infinite Earths. And as we’ll get into later, this is when Wally picked up the mantle of the Flash and stopped …