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The Short Box is Jacksonville FL's premier comic book and pop culture podcast, created in 2012 by Badr Milligan, Walter Gant, and Andrew Torres. The show is currently hosted by Badr, alongside co-hosts: Cesar Cordero, Edmund Dansart, Adam Wollet, and Ashley Lanni Hoye. The Short Boxers aim to bring comic-book and pop-culture entertainment, as well as opinionated discussions to the novices and know-it-all gurus alike. The show vehemently attempts to shine a spotlight on all the cool stuff going on in Jacksonville, and the real life superheroes making the city a better place. The crew is constantly joined by an incredible array of creators and personalities to discuss comics, music, art, and upcoming eventsSo, if you're trying to make sense of the latest geek news or just asking, "What's worth checking out or getting into this week?" look no further and take a listen!

The Short Box is Jacksonville FL's premier comic book and pop culture podcast, created in 2012 by Badr Milligan, Walter Gant, and Andrew Torres. The show is currently hosted by Badr, alongside co-hosts: Cesar Cordero, Edmund Dansart, Adam Wollet, and Ashley Lanni Hoye. The Short Boxers aim to bring comic-book and pop-culture entertainment, as well as opinionated discussions to the novices and know-it-all gurus alike. The show vehemently attempts to shine a spotlight on all the cool stuff going on in Jacksonville, and the real life superheroes making the city a better place. The crew is constantly joined by an incredible array of creators and personalities to discuss comics, music, art, and upcoming eventsSo, if you're trying to make sense of the latest geek news or just asking, "What's worth checking out or getting into this week?" look no further and take a listen!
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United States

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The Short Box is Jacksonville FL's premier comic book and pop culture podcast, created in 2012 by Badr Milligan, Walter Gant, and Andrew Torres. The show is currently hosted by Badr, alongside co-hosts: Cesar Cordero, Edmund Dansart, Adam Wollet, and Ashley Lanni Hoye. The Short Boxers aim to bring comic-book and pop-culture entertainment, as well as opinionated discussions to the novices and know-it-all gurus alike. The show vehemently attempts to shine a spotlight on all the cool stuff going on in Jacksonville, and the real life superheroes making the city a better place. The crew is constantly joined by an incredible array of creators and personalities to discuss comics, music, art, and upcoming eventsSo, if you're trying to make sense of the latest geek news or just asking, "What's worth checking out or getting into this week?" look no further and take a listen!

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English

Contact:

9047104820


Episodes

Bonus Episode: Gerald Home Interview

9/20/2019
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We teamed up with Ancient City Con to record an interview with Gerald Home! The actor responsible for playing not one, but two Calamari characters in Star Wars: Return of The Jedi (Captain Verrack & Tessek aka squid head), a puppeteer for Audrey 2 from Little shop of Horrors, and many other credits. Gerald shared stories from his convention travels around the world, talked about his time filming Star Wars, and experiences being a mime artist & puppeteer. Want to support the show in exchange...

Duration:01:06:01

Ep.263 "The Nice Guy"

9/18/2019
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George Perez was selected as the topic for our latest Artist Spotlight series, thanks to our Patrons! The crew shared their favorite moments in comics penciled by the legend and deep dive into the extensive career, and many contributions provided by Mr. Perez. Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and merch? Consider becoming a patron! Stay up-to-date on the latest Short Box episodes and happenings by following us on social media @theshortboxjax Never miss an episode by...

Duration:01:46:36

Bonus Episode: Introducing Jax to Jax

9/16/2019
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BONUS EPISODE! Toni Smailagic is on a mission to introduce Jacksonville to Jacksonville. He's the creator of Cre8Jax, one of the best photographers in the city, and also releasing a book very soon. Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and merch? Consider becoming a patron! Stay up-to-date on the latest Short Box episodes and happenings by following us on social media @theshortboxjax Listen to this and future episodes in audio form on your favorite podcast by...

Duration:01:16:53

Ep.262 "More B.S."

9/11/2019
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Badr, Ashley, Ed, and special co-host, Wade Austin Ellis, cover the latest Joker movie news & early reviews, the rise in popularity of Webtoons, Marvel's latest collaboration with Shonen Jump, and catch up on fan mail! Timestamps: Joker - 00:09:25 Cartoonist Kayfabe Appreciation - 00:16:44 Webtoon spotlight - 00:24:27 Marvel Shonen Jump - 00:41:37 Champions: RamyWhite Trees #1Mind HunterRover Red Charlie Vol.1A Complete LowlifeWant to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes...

Duration:01:38:51

Ep.261 Not Coming Home

8/28/2019
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Badr and Drew discuss a select few of their favorite DS3 news, and sadly speculate over their favorite webslinger's unfortunate corporate mess. Timestamps: Star Wars (Mandalorian, Obi-Wan, Episode IX) - 0:00:7:40 Marvel (Kit Harrington, Eternals, Disney +, Black Widow) - 00:23:20 Spider-Man Talk (The video game, Sony/Disney deal @01:06:34)- 00:53:00 Champions - 01:24:35 Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and merch? Consider becoming a patron! Stay up-to-date on...

Duration:01:41:18

Ep.260 Box Office Potential

8/21/2019
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Shaggy Black fills-in to help us recap GAAM night and discuss the latest New Mutants' movie news, plagiarism accusations against Hickman and House of X, and starts an unnecessary Popeyes vs Chik-Fil-A "dialogue". Timestamps: New Mutants @ 00:15:20 Hickman accusations @ 00:40:07 Comic book organizing @ 00:59:40 Chicken sandwich talk @ 01:08:46 Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and merch? Consider becoming a patron! Stay up-to-date on the latest Short Box...

Duration:01:30:05

Ep.259 "Bart of Darkness"

8/14/2019
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We sat down with Warren Evans aka the Bart of Darkness himself. Warren is the creator and owner of one of the most prolific Simpsons fan & collector pages around. He shared what it takes to foster an extensive online community, details about his massive collection of rare memorabilia, and highlights some of the best moments and episodes the Simpsons have to offer. Check out the Bart of Darkness and his collection for yourself! Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and...

Duration:01:23:55

Ep.258 "The Super Drought"

8/7/2019
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The crew discuss this week's latest headlines including the road to Spawn #300 and the future of DC comics under AT&T, and finally get around to talking about The Boys. Timestamps: @11:10 - Theme park stories @17:13 - Spawn #300 @24:37 - New Gods movie @27:58 - DC Comics & AT&T @1:02:51 - The Boys review Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and merch? Consider becoming a patron! Stay up-to-date on the latest Short Box episodes and happenings by following us on...

Duration:01:57:54

Ep.257 "Newish Comics"

7/31/2019
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Badr, Cesar, and Drew review a few of their favorite new comic book series including House of X, Superman Year One, Batman Last Knight on Earth, and Batman Curse of the White Knight; all great jumping on points for new and classic readers alike! Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and merch? Consider becoming a patron! Stay up-to-date on the latest Short Box episodes and happenings by following us on social media @theshortboxjax

Duration:01:36:16

Ep.256 Philistine-Con 2019

7/23/2019
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Ep.256 - The crew recap Comic-Con, squeal in excitement over the latest MCU Phase 4 news, and question Cesar's taste in musicals, with special guest co-host, Shaggy Black! Want to support the show in exchange for bonus episodes and merch? Consider becoming a patron! Stay up-to-date on the latest Short Box episodes and happenings by following us @theshortboxjax

Duration:02:07:38

In Todd We Trust

7/10/2019
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Todd Mcfarlane gets the artist spotlight treatment in our latest installment of the series. His iconic work for DC, Marvel, and Image are all discussed in detail, and his many business ventures too

Duration:01:51:00

GAAM E3 Recap

7/3/2019
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Ryan Paul Thompson recaps in detail the GAAM team's E3 experience this year and provides an insightful look into what it takes to plan for and succeed at the event

Duration:01:20:41

Old Guy Hour

6/26/2019
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Cesar and Ed bond over old guy music and both shed a tear hearing Badr's comic book tastes mature. The crew also cover Vertigo's cancellation, Moon Knight casting rumors, and Marvel's tricky new Spider-Man roll-out

Duration:01:46:58

Comics, Generally Crossover

6/18/2019
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The Ohio-based comic book podcast duo, Comics, Generally, unite with the SBX for a podcast crossover episode! The two teams talk podcasting, conventions, and recount their Heroes-Con experience in detail.

Duration:01:17:51

"The Demmy's"

6/11/2019
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Cesar creates a new type of award in celebration of all the topics covered in this week's Short Box Stories segment Want more and to support the show? Consider becoming a patron! patreon.com/theshortbox

Duration:02:19:20

The Demmy's

6/11/2019
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Cesar creates a new type of award in celebration of all the topics covered in this week's Short Box Stories segment

Duration:02:19:18

Game of Thrones Last Watch

5/27/2019
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The crew perform their last Game of Thrones special episode by discussing the documentary and recounting their favorite heroes and deaths of the season and series

Duration:01:01:26

Creepshow

5/22/2019
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This episode contains audio from our joint LIVE podcast show with the Straight Chilling podcast! Centered around the movie and comic adaptation of the George A. Romero and Stephen King horror movie classic, CREEPSHOW

Duration:01:07:16

Game of Thrones Episode 6 Reaction

5/20/2019
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The crew review the last episode of this season and try their best to channel their emotions while Ed demands Wormbowl!

Duration:01:09:56

Game of Thrones Episode 5 Reaction

5/13/2019
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Confusion, skepticism, and a slew of other emotions are shared by the crew after this episode. Badr shares his worst season-finale prediction yet and the top 5 survivor list is revisited

Duration:01:12:47