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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 23: Gregg Willis a.k.a Gravity

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This week on The Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks Show we’ll be looking in the origins of a relatively new character to the Marvel Universe who was co-created by Mike Norton, Eisner Award winner for his webcomic Battlepug who we’ll actually be talking to later. This week we’ll be talking about Greg Willis, a.k.a Gravity. So Gravity was created by writer …

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Episode 17: Invincible by Robert Kirkman

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Invincible was created by the prolific writer and creator Robert Kirkman and artist Cory Walker and was published by Image comics in January of 2003. But this was not his first appearance. There was actually a 6-page preview of Invincible in Tech Jacket #1 in 2002, and he actually makes an appearance on the cover of Noble Causes: Family Secrets …

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Episode 14: Spock…My favorite Vulcan

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Spock [row] [col span__sm=”12″] Spock is the half -vulcan, half-human science officer aboard the USS Enterprise who was played Leonard Nimoy throughout the Star Trek franchise that includes the original series, of all 8 movies that include the original cast and even the animated TV series. Spock even showed up in a two part arc in Star Trek: The Next …

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Episode 13: Here’s Negan – Part 3

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Here’s negan – part 3 These four pages pick up pretty much where we left off in the last issue. Negan is in bed with his mistress who is pretty upset that Negan told her about his wife having cancer. I’m sure it’s the whole, “I’m just here to sleep with you”, I want nothing to do with your private …

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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 …

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Episode 07: Westworld – The Gunslinger

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The Gunslinger of Westworld This week on The Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks Show we’ll be taking a look at the first villain not from a comic but from a movie. The villain we’ll be learning about on today’s episode is The Gunslinger from the 1973 Sci-Fi classic Westworld. And that’s what we’ll be doing on The Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks …

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Episode 05: Behold…The Vision

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The Vision This week on The Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks Show we’ll be exploring the origin of one of the Avengers greatest heroes The Vision. And that’s what we’ll be doing on The heroes, Villains and Sidekicks Show, we’ll be learning and talking about the origins and backstories of heroes and villains throughout the comic book universe and pop culture. …

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Episode 01: Who is Luke Cage

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This week on The Heroes and Villains Podcast…the first week actually…it’s the backstory of Netflix’s latest series, Luke Cage, Hero for Hire, Or Powerman, he’s got a lot of names. I’ll just be calling him Luke or Cage. So let’s dig into the origin of Luke Cage, the man with unbreakable skin…yet, another name. Sweet Christmas! Luke Cage, also known …