Download Required's Cliff Hickman reflects on the passing of legendary Marvel Comics creator Stan Lee. Lee co-created the Amazing Spider-Man, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, Dr. Strange and Daredevil among others.
Cliff reviews Call of Duty Black Ops 4 and gives his impressions of the retail release version of Battlefield V. All aspects of both games are covered. He also gives advice for players looking for a great single player experience.
Paul Greenwood, 66, has dedicated more than 20 years of his life to ending elder abuse. Now that he has retired from the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office, he travels the country educating law enforcement officers, prosecutors and other community leaders about how to spot elder abuse and put a stop to it.
More than 300 physicians have been certified to recommend cannabis in Ohio. In Stark County, there are 11 certified physicians.
Doctors Mark Pellegrino and Steve Davis discuss their motivation for seeking certification and their hopes for cannabis treatment.
Cliff and Joe give their ideal lineups for the Marvel Cinematic Universe version of the X-Men. Cliff want's the 90's animated series lineup to lead the way. Joe is looking for a bigger group of mutants. DC alters Nightwing. The character's civilian identity has transformed from Dick Grayson to Rick Grayson which causes no shortage of confusion on the cast.
The Ohio Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee met Thursday and announced a rejected extension for Canton's small-scale cultivator, Mother Grows Best — meaning it's at risk of losing its provisional license.
Fans see more of Batman then they probably ever wanted to see in "Batman: Damned" from DC's new Black Label line of books. Spider-Man kicks off the Marvel gaming universe. Comic pros continue to exhibit poor behavior on social media.
Marijuana, weed, pot ... the leafy green plant has gone by many names, but there's only one true title. In this episode, reporter Kelly Byer and horticulture instructor Leo Debevc explore the history of cannabis and its current status in Ohio.
It's a special Cliff-only Download Required featuring video games this week. Spider-Man (PS4) and the Capcom Beat 'em Up Bundle are reviewed. We look forward to a packed October (or Broketober as Youtuber Angry Joe has taken to calling it) holiday release season.
Henry Cavill exits the DCEU and will no longer play Superman. What's next for Cavill and DC (Hint: It involves the Witcher)? DC Metal graphic novels are back in stock. Doomsday Clock continues. DC releases new Aquaman and Black Manta action figures.
Cliff and Joe discuss the origin of James Bond being revealed in a new limited series by Dynamite Comics. The story is set during World War II. A Batman story that will have catastrophic consequences for Nightwing begins this week. Brian Michael Bendis launches more Jinxworld titles at DC. All the news you can handle!
Looney Tunes and DC Comics team up with for another round of crossovers. Lex Luthor meets Porky Pig this week while Donald Duck runs into the Joker. The trend continues next month when Yogi Bear meets Deathstroke in a crossover.
B.J. Lisko and Cliff Hickman are back with a preview of WWE Summerslam this Sunday. We cover all the matches on the card. We also discuss wrestlers who could possibly be added to the roster over the next year.
Comic stores closed at a crazy rate in July according to a new video from Diversity and Comics. DC management believes the problem is too many comics on shelves. Cliff and Joe react. We also read the responses from the Download Required Facebook page from last week's Batman vs. Hulk poll.
Following up from last week, it sounds as if James Gunn will not return to Guardians of the Galaxy. Samuel L. Jackson will return as Nick Fury for Spider-Man: Far From Home. Batman returns to his "Hush" era costume soon in the comic books. DC is seemingly unhappy with Brian Michael Bendis and his sales on Superman. The comics division at Marvel continues to struggle.