Z2 Podcast: Comic Books & Pop Culture

Z2 Podcast: Comic Books & Pop Culture

Have you ever wanted to start reading comics after watching the latest superhero movie but have no idea where to start? Never fear for the Z2 Podcast is here! Where 3 friends come together each and every week to breakdown the latest in comic book news, tv shows, movies, video games and give you our recommendations on what you should be reading! Not only that but we'll interview creators to talk about their work and give some perspective on the industry. So come join us as we drive each other mad and maybe you'll find your next favorite series! If anything, we hope that you'll at least get a laugh out of our ramblings.

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    Episode 130 - Witcher Casting Outrage?

    In this week's episode, we have some controversy to discuss regarding a casting call for the Netflix Witcher series in the works. Why are people upset? We'll discuss that as well as our thoughts of the first look of Brie Larson as Captain Marvel! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

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    Show Notes: Doctor Who New Season premiere date - 00:02:08 Witcher Fans UPSET - 00:17:20 First Look of Brie Larson as Captain Marvel - 00:42:48 Mark Ruffalo on Avengers 4 Reshoots and more - 00:50:27 Superior Spiderman to Return -00: 56:49 Mattel launches a film studio - 01:02:43 Nintendo Switch Announcements from Delayed Direct- 01:19:36

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    Episode 129 - Cyberpunk 2077 Demo Revealed: The Z2 Unholy Trinity is Complete

    In this week's episode, if you can guess from the title, we discuss what we saw in the Cyberpunk 2077 demo that was revealed earlier this week, as well as Star Wars Episode XI casting news, and Zach and Steve's thoughts on the Power Rangers 25th Anniversary special plus Shattered Grid #1. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Alan Tudyk to star as Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol - 00:08:53 DC to Launch new Spectre and Hawk & Dove Comic Series- 00:13:29 Matt Smith in Star Wars - 00:19:09 Battlefield V Delayed 1 Month - 00:22:47 Cyberpunk 2077 E3 Demo Revealed - 00:26:42 Power Rangers 25th Anniversary - 00:41:00 Power Rangers Shattered Grid #1 - 00:48:30 Submission from Him Tuskey: Which element would you bend from the Airbender Universe? - 01:04:04

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    Episode 128 - Futurama's Past or Disenchantment's Future

    In this week's episode, we discuss more of the fallout from James Gunn being fired from Guardians of the Galaxy and give our thoughts on Disenchantment after watching several episodes! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Game of Thrones Final Season Likely to debut late 2019 - 00:05:57 Veronica Mars Revival in Development at HULU - 00:15:36 Inkypen comic service headed to Nintendo Switch 00:20:26 New Batman and the Outsiders comic announced - 00:28:03 Fence switches from ongoing to ongoing graphic novels - 00:36:50 Disney delays GOTG 3 Indefinity + Question from Him Tuskey: James Gunn Berserk Movie - 00:47:53 Cyberpunk 2077 Playable from Start to Finish - 01:02:35 Disenchantment - 01:07:13 Voltron Season 7 - 01:15:42 Happytime Murders - 01:28:26 Best thing to happen on Twitter - 01:37:05 Zach’s Weird Subreddits - 01:39:51 Him Tuskey: Favorite Zombie Game, Valiant Comics - 01:45:37

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    Episode 127 - Digging into the Power Rangers Archive

    In this week's episode, Zach is nearly asleep for most of the episode, and we have the two cores of the Z2 Podcast to discuss once again! Power Rangers and Star Wars, with both a new Power Rangers Series announced and a trailer revealed for Star Wars Resistance! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: New Power Rangers Trailer - 00:02:16 Power Rangers Beast Morphers Cast Announced - 00:14:32 HBO Orders Watchmen Series - 00:24:42 Star Wars Resistance First Trailer Revealed - 00:37:18 Jim Lee Shares Rejection Letters from Marvel and DC - 00:46:00 Zach’s Weird Subreddits - 00:50:33

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    Episode 126 - The Conveniently Timed Fantastic Four Return

    In this week's episode, we discuss the rumor mill regarding the next James Bond as well as our thoughts on the latest issue of Red and the Outlaws, and the return of the Fantastic Four to comics! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Idris Elba Stirs the Pot of Bond Rumors - 00:01:02 Ruby Rose Cast as Batwoman - 00:08:55 Nintendo Reveals New Characters for Smash Ultimate - 00:18:52 Disney Streaming Service Expected to Launch Late 2019 - 00:26:18 Zachs Weird Subreddits - 00:34:33 Red Hood and the Outlaws #25 - 00:47:48 Return of the Fantastic Four to Comics - 01:04:26

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    Episode 125 - To Boldly Go Once More

    In this week's episode, we discuss the return of Jean Luc Picard in a new Star Trek series, and of course it wouldn't be a Z2 Podcast episode without Power Rangers news. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Patrick Stewart reprising the role of Jean-Luc Picard in new Star Trek series - 00:02:25 Power Rangers 25th Anniversary episode announced - 00:13:43 Power Rangers: Heroes of the Grid board Game announced - 00:18:25 Red Hood’s New Design - 00:25:26 Overwatch League Aiming to add 6 new teams for Season 2 - 00:38:16 Disney Trying to buy back Star Wars TV Rights - 00:47:26 New Critical Role Art book to be released this fall - 00:54:58 Minecraft movie delayed as Rob Mcelhenney drops out as director - 01:08:42 Submission: Him Tuskey - Gundams vs Jaegers - 01:17:43

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    Episode 124 - Sage of the Octopath

    In this week's episode, we don't have a ton of news but we end up talking about random things for the first 15 minutes of the show. However, we later discuss the Disney and Fox merger that is going through as well as give our thoughts on Octopath Traveler 2 weeks in! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Disney and Fox Agree to Merger - Here’s Everything they get - 00:14:40 Amazon Teams up with the Russo Brothers for TV Franchise - 00:32:53 Tom King Branching to TV with States of America - 00:40:25 Carrie Fisher still apart of the Episode XI Cast - 00:48:20 Saga Enters a Year Long Hiatus after dropping a bombshell - 00:59:28 Overwatch League Grand Finals - 01:04:49 Mission Impossible: Fallout - 01:10:26 Octopath Traveler Thoughts Two Weeks In - 01:25:25

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    Episode 123 - SDCC 2018 News Dump

    In this week's episode, we run through the huge amount of news from San Diego Comic Con 2018! There was a ton to breakdown this week so we try to get through a much as possible! As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Games - 00:03:30 -343 Says they have no plans for Halo Battle Royal -NWay and Lionsgate interactive releasing Power Rangers/ Street Fighter live action short -Spider-man new game trailer Film - 00:13:11 -8 new Robin Hood films in the works -Trailer released for DragonBall Super: Broly movie -Netflix announces 2 shows and 3 movies as the first slate of Mark Millar’s Millarworld -First Shazam Trailer released -First Aquaman trailer released -Godzilla King of the monsters trailer released Television - 00:37:42 -MARVEL RISING: INITIATION trailer released -Voltron Season 7 premiers August 10th -New Animated show The Dragon Prince coming to Netflix -Trailer for Nightflyer series released -Batwoman Tv Series in works from Greg Berlanti -Stargirl Live Action series announced for DC streaming app -Deadly Class produced by the Russo Brothers Streaming - 00:53:08 -DCEU renamed to be DC Worlds -First Titans trailer released -Young Justice Outsiders first trailer -Star Wars: The Clone Wars getting a new season ACTUAL COMICS 01:12:48 -Scott Snyder and Jock to do Batman who Laughs mini-series -Scott Snyder’s next JL arc is the Drowned Earth -Kelly Sue Deconnick taking over aquaman for “Year One” story -First look at Batman: Three Jokers -James Tynion and the Witching Hour -Steve Orlando new series: Dead Kings & Electric Warriors -G. Willow Wilson and Christian Ward new series -New Shazam monthly series releasing in November -Geoff Johns will Write and Art by Dale Eaglesham -Grant Morrison and Liam Sharp take over Green Lantern -New Jessica Jones written by Kelly Thompson, hand picked by Bendis -New Vision series

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    Episode 122 - G. Wonder Woman

    In this week's episode, we discuss the huge news that G. Willow Wilson will be taking over on Wonder Woman in November, as well as other rumors surrounding DC Comics future storylines. We also have mostly spoiler free reactions to Episode 26 of Critical Role Campaign 2, in which we needed to say something to how people were reacting afterwards towards their guest member. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Zombieland 2 Lives with original cast - 00:06:55 Black Widow Movie Hires Director - 00:15:23 G.Willow Wilson to Write Wonder Woman - 00:19:05 DC Comics Future - 00:27:46 Doc Ock and Ghost Spider gets Solo Series - 00:37:39 Ben 10 getting a comic, along with Aliens 3 script - 00:40:43 Blade Runner coming to comics - 00:41:13 Critical Role Campaign 2, Episode 26 Semi-Spoiler Free Reactions - 00:52:09 Octopath First Impressions? - 00:57:37 Comment From Ryan - 01:01:39 Comment From Him Tuskey - 01:02:52

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    Episode 121 - We Live in a World where Nick Cage is Spider-Man

    In this week's episode, we discuss how Nicholas Cage will be playing Spider-Man Noir in Enter the Spider-Verse movie, and what other Spider-Characters could be in the Spider-Verse movie. As always, if you want to help out the show, there are a couple ways you can do that. You can start by leaving us a rating/review wherever you listen to the show, sharing this show to a friend, or by following us on Facebook and Twitter @Z2podcast. We also want to hear from you! Go to http://z2podcast.com/comment and send us your thoughts on the show!

    Show Notes: Nick Cage to Play Spiderman Noir in Spider-Man Into the Spiderverse - 00:04:08 Live Action Gundam Series in the Works - 00:15:30 R.I.P Steve Ditko - 00:22:54 Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen Descender Follow Up Series - 00:24:58 Zach Learns about a Witcher Tabletop RPG - 00:31:55 Kill la Kill Game Revealed at Anime Expo - 00:39:38 New Fairy Tail Sequel Release date announced - 00:48:36 Hinamatsuri - 00:52:10 Batman 50 - 00:58:58

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