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Mario-Francisco Robles, Editor-in-Chief of REVENGE OF THE FANS, Is The Host of This Passionate, Intimate Weekly Podcast. Join Him Each Week As He Sounds Off On The Latest Issues Concerning Geek Culture (Primarily Movies and TV Shows) In His Signature Raw, Confessional Style.

Mario-Francisco Robles, Editor-in-Chief of REVENGE OF THE FANS, Is The Host of This Passionate, Intimate Weekly Podcast. Join Him Each Week As He Sounds Off On The Latest Issues Concerning Geek Culture (Primarily Movies and TV Shows) In His Signature Raw, Confessional Style.
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Flushing, NY

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Mario-Francisco Robles, Editor-in-Chief of REVENGE OF THE FANS, Is The Host of This Passionate, Intimate Weekly Podcast. Join Him Each Week As He Sounds Off On The Latest Issues Concerning Geek Culture (Primarily Movies and TV Shows) In His Signature Raw, Confessional Style.

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@I_AM_MFR

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English

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9176899555


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FANBOY #73: "Captain Marvel Impresses, Misdiagnosing The Trouble With Superman, And The Collective Dream'"

9/21/2018
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On this week's edition of The Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles discusses the latest update on Birds of Prey, the Captain Marvel trailer that arrived on Tuesday, and the question of whether or not audiences have simply fallen out of love with Superman. From there, he discusses what makes fandom so special and how each of us has more power than we realize and are more special than we give ourselves credit for. Things get personal and deep,...

Duration:01:31:17

FANBOY #72: "Breaking Down A Week of Superman Chaos- How Did We Get Here? What Comes Next?"

9/14/2018
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On this week's episode of The Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles does an extremely passionate deep-dive on the trials and tribulations he and his fellow Superman fans had to endure this week. With the chaos that took place with the nasty negotiations between Warner Bros. and Henry Cavill's camp (spearheaded by Dany Garcia) spilling over into the public arena, fans of the Last Son of Krypton have had some harsh realities to confront and MFR is here to talk you through it...

Duration:01:16:48

FANBOY #71: "Batman, Superman, Captain Marvel, And The State of Cinema"

9/7/2018
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On this week's edition of The Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles shares the latest whispers he's hearing about casting for Matt Reeves' The Batman, some dirt he's heard on the deal between Henry Cavill and Warner Bros. for him to continue as Superman, potential The Flash news, and his thoughts on both Captain Marvel and the latest Halloween trailer. From there, he invites on his co-hosts from The Revengers Podcast, Brett Miro and Vanessa Bontea, for a spirited (and NSFW)...

Duration:01:23:14

FANBOY 70: "Let's Be Better: Joker, Birds of Prey, Listener Questions"

8/31/2018
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On the 70th Edition of The Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles is at his most fiery as he discusses what happened this week with regard to Alec Baldwin and the Joker movie, the latest rumor about Warner Bros. doubling down on their offer to Lady Gaga for Birds of Prey, and as he answers a number of great questions from listeners.

Duration:00:52:15

FANBOY #69: "Talking Superman With MARK WAID, Early Aquaman Buzz, And Marvel's Dilemma"

8/24/2018
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On the 69th Edition of The Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles goes one on one with Mark Waid. They do a deep dive on their mutual love of Superman, what he's meant to them, what they think he needs to mean to the world, and where he's at today in the movies. But before that conversation, MFR catches you on all of the Marvel and DC analysis you need right now. From dissecting an aspect of the "Disney v James Gunn" controversy that too few are talking about, to revealing a decision...

Duration:01:13:20

FANBOY #68: "What Reeves' Batman Comments Mean For The DC Landscape, Talking STAR WARS w/ My Jedi Council"

8/3/2018
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On this week's episode of The Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans editor-in-chief Mario-Francisco Robles tackles yesterday's big Batman developments, fields a host of listener questions, and wraps things up with an epic Star Wars chat alongside the other two members of his Jedi Council (The Batman-On-Film Podcast host Rick Shew, and The Fanboy Garage's Aaron Virola!).

Duration:01:47:39

FANBOY #67: "Waiting On Superman"

7/27/2018
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On this week's Episode 67 of The Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles sounds off on the state of the cinematic DC Universe and the seemingly endless wait for good Superman news (and for a viable, thriving Superman movie franchise).

Duration:00:44:55

FANBOY #66: "Cavill's Game of Poker, Batman Bits, The Spider-Man Deal, and Way More!"

7/20/2018
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After an unexpected hiatus, The Fanboy Podcast returns with its 66th episode! Host, and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief, Mario-Francisco Robles opens the sure with his closing statements on yesterday's big Wall Street Journal feature on the Snyder Cut of Justice League. From there, he talks about Henry Cavill and the state of his negotiations with Warner Bros. over his future as Superman. Next on the docket are all of the different little happenings and whispers are Batman-centric...

Duration:01:20:19

FANBOY #65: "The Age of Heroes Is Now, Sony's Sneaky Spider-Man Plans, And DC Adapting Donner"

6/29/2018
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On the 65th edition of The Fanboy Podcast (formerly the El Fanboy Podcast) host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-In-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles discusses several important topics. He opens with an explanation for the show's revised name and where he hopes to take the podcast moving forward, but then segues into some revised thoughts and insights that came to him on his second rewatch of Justice League. That leads into a discussion about the importance of these seemingly trivial superhero...

Duration:01:26:51

EL FANBOY #64: "Latest Buzz on Superman's Presence At SDCC, State of Shared of DCU With Batman, Much More!"

6/22/2018
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On this action-packed 50 minute edition of the El Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles takes us on a ride through the latest DC gossip he's been hearing through back-channels. They have to do with everything from Henry Cavill's Superman, to the continuity for Matt Reeves' The Batman, to SDCC plans, a big possible change for Aquaman, and an intriguing tidbit he's heard about Krypton. A lot of ground is covered here, in Episode 64 of El Fanboy,...

Duration:00:50:25

EL FANBOY #63: "The Importance of AQUAMAN, Talking This Week's DC Tidal Wave w/ Justin Shanlian"

6/15/2018
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On the 63rd edition of the El Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles discusses this week's tidal wave of DC Entertainment news. From Geoff Johns' role within the studio evolving, to the latest updates and rumors about Green Lantern Corps and The Batman, to the promotional campaigns for Aquaman and Wonder Woman 1984 beginning in the last few days, there's a ton of ground to cover. And he's not alone, shortly after an introduction where MFR...

Duration:01:23:41

EL FANBOY #62: "Bat Villain Murmurs, CYBORG Fading, Spideyverse, SOLO Killing Kennedy?"

6/1/2018
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On this week's episode of the El Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles talks about the latest rumblings coming out of geekdom, sharing his insights and takes on what's going on. The big story earlier this week was that Penguin may be the main villain in The Batman and/or Birds of Prey. MFR takes a hard look at this information, discusses what he's heard, and what he thinks it all means. From there, he analyzes the latest writing on the wall...

Duration:00:47:56

EL FANBOY #61: "How Making The Most of A Little Will Help DC, Stalking Batfleck, and STAR WARS In Great Hands!"

5/25/2018
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On this week's episode of the El Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles offers some initial perspective on some of the reporting he's done on the site this week. Namely things about the power structure at DC Entertainment, and how a new philosophy at the studio could be the best thing that ever happened to the DCU. He also touches on the latest Affleck rumors, reveals how he got this close to trying to pry an answer out of Affleck once and for...

Duration:00:58:30

EL FANBOY #60: "Announcing Batfleck's Future, Snyder Cut Status, Solo Thoughts, Reynolds Was Right, And So Was Thanos!"

5/18/2018
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On this week's El Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles sounds off on the big question he's been seeing since last week's big rumors about Ben Affleck's future as Batman: "When will the studio finally address this officially?" From there, he clues you in on the latest he's heard about the status of the Snyder Cut of Justice League, and how it factors into DC Entertainment's current plans under its new leadership. This leads into some chatter about how the company is handling its...

Duration:01:01:28

EL FANBOY #59: "DC Bochinche: Superman, Batman, And The Flash"

5/11/2018
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Mario-Francisco Robles, host of the El Fanboy Podcast, has come into some exciting bochinche- aka gossip- about where the DC Cinematic Universe is headed (and what it wants to avoid) that he just has to share with you. From details about how Warner Bros. views Henry Cavill's Superman, to the most conclusive thing he's ever heard about Ben Affleck's future as Batman, and the reversion of Flashpoint back to The Flash, there's plenty to talk about!

Duration:00:44:09

EL FANBOY #58: "Non-Spoiler AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Thoughts, And Why The DCU Will Rise Like A Phoenix"

4/27/2018
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On this week's lean and mean edition of the El Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles offers his brief, non-spoiler thoughts on Avengers: Infinity War, and sounds off on all of the DC news and rumors that have been clogging up the inter-webs these last few weeks. MFR is fired up this week, with a show that's urgent and filled with passion. Of note, he touches on: AquamanWonder Woman 2Shazam!Superman SequelAnd plenty more!

Duration:00:33:48

EL FANBOY #57: "What Superman Means To Me, And An Inspiring Chat With BAD BEN's Nigel Bach!"

4/20/2018
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On this week's episode of the El Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco dedicates an hour and change to his lifelong hero Superman, since this week marked the character's 80th anniversary. He delves deep into why the Last Son of Krypton means so much to him, and walks you through key memories he has about/with the character. Whether it's the Christopher Reeve movies, the 80s action figures, Lois & Clark: The New Adventure of Superman, the Death of Superman comics, the dreadful Superman 64...

Duration:02:03:01

EL FANBOY #56: "It's Time For Batman To Embrace His Zorro Roots, What Thanos Represents, And More!"

4/13/2018
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On this week's episode of the El Fanboy Podcast, Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles sounds off on a number of pressing issues. With Jake Gyllenhaal making his first public remarks about the possibility of playing Batman, MFR discusses how he'd love to see things play out with the current cinematic incarnation of the Dark Knight. From there, he discusses the highs and lows of reporting scoops, and how he plans to handle future bits of bochinche he comes across...

Duration:01:27:57

EL FANBOY #55: "The Age of Endless Studio Tinkering- Delays, Reshoots, and Drama, Oh My!"

3/30/2018
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On this week's episode of the El Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles takes a look at the latest Hollywood craze: Studios Tinkering And Overhauling Their Movies Until The Moment They Arrive In Theaters. MFR discusses where he thinks this trend began (hint: It's not with Batman v Superman or Justice League), what he thinks it means to the filmmaking process and to us as consumers of these entertainments, and how it's all a negative side effect...

Duration:01:43:39

EL FANBOY #54: "There Is No Negative AQUAMAN Buzz, What Counts As News? And More Marvel Memories"

3/23/2018
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On this week's edition of the El Fanboy Podcast, host and Revenge of The Fans Editor-in-Chief Mario-Francisco Robles takes a sledgehammer to what passes for "news" these days. He points out how dangerous narratives get created, makes amends for times he's contributed to the noise in the past, and clarifies what the mission statement for RTF is and what he thinks fans should be focusing on. This comes on the heels of films like Deadpool 2 and Aquaman getting embroiled in needlessly negative...

Duration:00:57:42