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iFanboy has the world of comic books covered. Every day on iFanboy you’ll find the latest in comic book news, reviews, and commentary filtered through the unique viewpoint of iFanboy’s founders: Josh Flanagan, Conor Kilpatrick, and Ron Richards.

iFanboy has the world of comic books covered. Every day on iFanboy you’ll find the latest in comic book news, reviews, and commentary filtered through the unique viewpoint of iFanboy’s founders: Josh Flanagan, Conor Kilpatrick, and Ron Richards.
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iFanboy has the world of comic books covered. Every day on iFanboy you’ll find the latest in comic book news, reviews, and commentary filtered through the unique viewpoint of iFanboy’s founders: Josh Flanagan, Conor Kilpatrick, and Ron Richards.






Pick of the Week #616 – Mister Miracle #6

Conor is off crabbing in his new life, so Ryan Haupt returns for the second week in a row to help keep Josh on track, and they talk about their married lives and the strength of working within the 9 panel grid. It’s a good time. Running Time: 01:13:01 Pick of the Week: 00:02:12 – Mister Miracle #6 Comics: 00:12:53 – Action Comics #995 00:17:35 – The Wild Storm: Michael Cray #4 00:22:26 – Slots #4 00:26:44 – Runaways #5 00:33:43 – Avengers #675 00:35:45 – Kingsman: Red Diamond #5 00:37:24 –...

Duration: 01:13:01

Pick of the Week #615 – Captain America #697

iFanboy kicks off a new year and after taking their holiday break … and both Josh Flanagan and Conor Kilpatrick are exhausted and getting over being sick! (So much for a restful vacation.) But luckily they have enlisted Ryan Haupt to inject youth and vigor into this week’s show. Running Time: 01:06:45 Pick of the Week: 00:02:29 – Captain America #697 Comics: 00:11:14 – Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles #1 00:17:07 – Batman #38 00:21:33 – Batman: White Knight #4 00:25:35 – Iceman...

Duration: 01:06:44

Special Edition – Star Wars: The Last Jedi

It’s a new annual holiday tradition! It’s time to gather around the fire and talk about the newest chapter of the Star Wars Saga — Star Wars: The Last Jedi! Josh Flanagan and Conor Kilpatrick welcome back special guest Ron Richards to break it down. Running Time: 01:02:29 Music: “Main Title and Escape” John Williams and “Finale” John Williams

Duration: 01:02:29

2017 All-Media Year End Round-Up

It’s the twelve (eleventh?) annual iFanboy All-Media Year End Round-Up! Conor Kilpatrick, Josh Flanagan, and Mike Romo discuss some of what they enjoyed in media in 2017. Movies, television, podcasts, books, music, games, and comics–it’s all here! Running Time: 03:10:00 Movies: 00:01:31 – Darkest Hour 00:06:17 – Dunkirk 00:13:38 – Blade of the Immortal 00:17:19 – Wonder Woman 00:21:17 – Cars 3 00:25:54 – Blade Runner 2049 00:35:26 – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri 00:38:18 – T2...

Duration: 03:09:59

Pick of the Week #614 – DC Holiday Special 2017 #1

In the final regular episode of the year, Conor Kilpatrick and Josh Flanagan talk about this week’s comics, the changes at Patreon, a confounding and mysterious superpower, and then cap things off by having a really hard time pronouncing a foreign city. Running Time: 01:07:00 Pick of the Week: 00:01:49 – DC Holiday Special 2017 #1 Comics: 00:09:54 – Batman #36 00:14:50 – Doctor Strange #382 00:20:17 – Justice League #34 00:30:31 – Black Bolt #8 00:32:07 – The Fix #10 00:34:03 – Captain...

Duration: 01:07:00

Pick of the Week #613 – Batman: Creature of the Night #1

Josh and Conor don’t mention the word “jamoke” even once in the episode, but we do wonder at this point, how long can we drag the use of that out? It’s a 5th week, and there is a dearth of books, but there are still some winners, and it turns out, we have a lot to say. Running Time: 01:05:10 Pick of the Week/Patron Pick: 00:01:51 – Batman: Creature of the Night #1 Comics: 00:13:13 – Batman Annual #2 00:20:38 – Moon Knight #189 00:24:34 – DC New Talent Showcase 2017 #1 00:35:44 – Lazarus...

Duration: 01:05:10

Pick of the Week #612 – Punisher: The Platoon #3

Two… Jamokes. But which Two Jamokes? With Josh Flanagan off tending to his family for Thanksgiving, Ryan Haupt joins Conor Kilpatrick to talk comics that were read under less than ideal conditions. Running Time: 01:04:20 Pick of the Week: 00:01:50 – Punisher: The Platoon #3 Comics: 00:10:21 – Action Comics #992 00:14:42 – Doomsday Clock #1 00:21:40 – Nightwing: The New Order #4 00:25:45 – The Kamandi Challenge #11 00:31:29 – Sherlock Frankenstein and the Legion of Evil #2 00:33:39 – James...

Duration: 01:04:20

Booksplode #22 – The Other Side: Special Edition

Thanks to our awesome Patrons, we’re proud to present another Booksplode! What’s a Booksplode you might ask? It’s a bi-monthly special edition podcast in which we take a look at a single graphic novel or collected edition, something we really just don’t have time to do on the regular show. This month, Josh Flanagan and Conor Kilpatrick take a look at the new special edition hardcover re-release of Jason Aaron and Cameron Stewart’s The Other Side! Running Time: 00:25:10 Music: “For What...

Duration: 00:25:10

Pick of the Week #611 – The Defenders #7

Eighteen hours before recording the show, Josh Flanagan had major surgery. And now he’s on pain meds. So he’s a little loopy. Conor Kilpatrick does his best to keep the show in line. Comics! Running Time: 00:59:30 Pick of the Week: 00:01:45 – The Defenders #7 Comics: 00:10:14 – Batman #35 00:19:02 – The Batman Who Laughs #1 00:22:26 – The Mighty Thor #701 00:28:12 – Green Lanterns #6 00:29:35 – Guardians of the Galaxy #147 00:31:09 – Superman #35 00:32:59 – Mech Cadet Yu #4 00:35:38 –...

Duration: 00:59:30

Special Edition – Justice League

Just as the heroes of the DC Extended Universe must gather to repel the forces of Apokolips, so too must Conor Kilpatrick, Mike Romo, Ryan Haupt gather to discuss Justice League! Running Time: 00:53:51 Music: “The Justice League Theme – Logos” Danny Elfman

Duration: 00:53:50

Pick of the Week #610 – Mister Miracle #4

The second epoch of The Two Jamokes begins in earnest, and luckily, there is a stellar Pick of the Week to start off with. Maybe Josh will start doing voice again? It’s hard to say. We’re picking up on some trends in comics, some good, some bad. We even did some War Corner, but didn’t realize it at the time. So that will be a fun game for the listeners. Running Time: 01:07:57 Pick of the Week: 00:03:05 – Mister Miracle #4 Comics: 00:14:38 – Daredevil #595 00:19:19 – Batman: Lost #1...

Duration: 01:07:56

Pick of the Week #609 – Captain America #695

We get some classic comics discussion about letting super heroes just be super and some hilarious voicemails from you, the loyal iFanbase. to entertain Ron, who returns to the show, only to leave again and Conor and Josh give no quarter. Running Time: 01:03:26 Pick of the Week: 00:02:15 – Captain America #695 Comics: 00:14:40 – Batman: The White Knight #2 00:19:48 – The Jetsons #1 00:22:32 – Dastardly and Muttley #3 00:26:15 – Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man #6 00:31:07 – Lazarus...

Duration: 01:03:25

Special Edition – Thor: Ragnarok

For the third chapter in the saga of The God of Thunder, Marvel Studios hands the directing reins to Taika Waititi who makes a sharp left turn into Guardians of the Galaxy territory. Did it work? Opinions differ as Conor Kilpatrick, Josh Flanagan, and Mike Romo discuss Thor: Ragnarok! Running Time: 00:34:45 Music: “Grandmaster Jam Session” Mark Mothersbaugh

Duration: 00:34:45

Talksplode #75 – Phil Hester

Thanks to iFanboy patrons, it’s Talksplode time. Phil Hester is a 30 year veteran of comics, both as a writer and artist of many comic book titles. There’re Firebreather, Green Arrow, The Coffin, Ant-Man, The Anchor, Mythic, and countless others across the spectrum from creator owned to Marvel and DC superheroes and most of what’s in between. We talk about Phil’s career on both ends of the drawing board, as well his well known original art collection. We even touch on Phil’s recent health...

Duration: 01:05:31

Pick of the Week #608 – Rebels: These Free and Independent States #8

This week, Josh Flanagan and Conor Kilpatrick are just a little bit off in a week full of books that don’t really excite them. Are we sure this wasn’t a fifth week? Running Time: 01:00:00 Pick of the Week: 00:02:37 – Rebels: These Free and Independent States #8 Comics: 00:11:34 – Deadly Class #31 00:16:21 – The Flash #32 00:19:43 – The Ruff and Ready Show #1 00:22:58 – Saga #48 00:25:42 – Detective Comics #967 00:28:48 – Action Comics #990 00:35:32 – B.P.R.D.: The Devil You Know #3...

Duration: 01:00:00

Special Edition – Batman vs. Two-Face

The iFanboy Animation Brain Trust — Conor Kilpatrick, Paul Montgomery, and Ryan Haupt — discuss the second (and final?) DC Classic Original Movie based in the Batman 66 world! Running Time: 00:30:37 Music: “Batman TV Series Theme” Neil Hefti

Duration: 00:30:36

Pick of the Week #607 - Batman #33

Two jamokes by the names of Kilpatrick and Flanagan gather round the microphones to talk about Batman, a short, but not insignificant discussion of underwear, but they cannot discuss the location of the third iFanboy partner. And one of the jamokes left some of his comics 3000 miles away. Finally what is the best choice for desert Bat wear? Yay for renumbering! Note: Conor’s track has a buzz on it, and we could not get rid of it. We apologize for any effect this has on your enjoyment....

Duration: 01:05:00

Pick of the Week #606 - G.I. Joe #9

There are few constants and things you can depend on in this modern age, but one thing you can always rely on is our ability to become completely derailed by G.I. Joe. And we absolutely have no shame about it because it doesn’t get any better than Dr. Mindbender. Running Time: 01:02:16 Pick of the Week: 00:02:01 – G.I. Joe #9 Comics: 00:15:31 – Runaways #2 00:18:55 – The Flash #32 00:21:48 – Mister Miracle #3 00:25:23 – Mech Cadet Yu #3 00:26:47 – Family Trade #1 00:31:55 – The Wild Storm:...

Duration: 01:02:15

Pick of the Week #605 - Slots #1

One after another, it was a parade of amazing artwork. We get killed. We really like our underwear. This was a good old time, and comics made us feel great this week. And also old. But that’s just a thing now. But it’s not what we stand for. Running Time: 00:56:19 Pick of the Week: 00:02:01 - Slots #1 Comics: 00:12:40 – Punisher: The Platoon #1 00:17:40 – Batman #32 00:25:14 – All-New Guardians of the Galaxy #11 00:27:46- The Archies #1 00:37:38 – Motor Girl #9 00:38:15 – Astonishing X-Men...

Duration: 00:56:19

Special Edition - Marvel's Inhumans and The Gifted

Conor Kilpatrick is joined by Mike Romo and Ryan Haupt to discuss the pilot episodes of the two latest comic book inspired TV series — Marvel’s Inhumans and The Gifted! Running Time: 00:46:12 Music: “Refugee” Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Duration: 00:46:12

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