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 143 - Smash, Spiders, and Spooky Clams

    In this week's episode, we have a ton of video games news to go over starting with the Game Award 2018 winners, the announcements from the show as well as our thoughts on Super Smash Bros Ultimate. Following all of our video game discussion, Zach and Steve had the chance to see Into the Spider-Verse early and give their spoiler free thoughts on it! 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 Awards Winners - 00:03:16 Game Awards Announcements - 00:14:13 Netflix Announces new Ghost in the Shell Series - 00:35:26 Umbrella Academy Trailer from Netflix - 00:38:37 Garth Ennis new Russian WWII Comic - 00:40:10 Kingdom Hearts 3 Opening Video Trailer - 00:42:56 Avengers 4 Endgame Trailer - 00:49:39 Captain Marvel Trailer 2 - 01:02:18 Godzilla 2 Teases King Ghidorah - 01:08:12 James Gunn’s new film Brightburn - 01:20:22 Zach and Steve’s Super Smash thoughts - 01:15:22 Zach and Steve’s Spider-Verse Impressions - 01:33:52

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    Episode 142 - Our Game Award 2018 Picks!

    In this week's episode, we start things off with the sad passing of Stephen Hillenburg, creator of Spongebob Squarepants and how the NFL should absolutely play "Sweet Victory" at Super Bowl 53 in honor of him. Then we run through all of the nominees for the Game Awards 2018 and pick who we think should win based on what we've played! 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: Stephen Hillenburg, Creator of Spongebob Squarepants Passes Away at 57 - 00:03:18 NFL Half Time Petition - 00:10:08 Game Awards Nominations - 00:20:26 Russo Brothers presenting at The Game Awards - 00:48:24 Reggie Fils Amie teases “something big” for Game Awards - 00:50:25 Fallout 76 collectors edition bag fiasco - 00:53:27 Dragonball Super Broly new trailer! - 00:59:18 Daredevil Cancelled after 3 seasons at Netflix - 01:03:30 Blue and Gold Reunion teased for Heroes in Crisis - 01:09:32 Steven talks Spiderman PS4 - 01:13:45

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    Episode 141 - Mister Miracle Is

    In this week's episode, we recap the final issue of Mister Miracle by Tom King, Art by Mitch Gerads as well as the role Julie Andrews will be playing in Aquaman, plus Steve's dream has come true, with Kingdom Hearts 3 going gold this week! 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: Julie Andrews has a secret role in Aquaman - 00:09:59 Lion King “Live Action” Trailer 1 - 00:15:34 Kingdom Hearts 3 Has Gone Gold - 00:25:18 Fantastic Beasts 2 - 00:31:46 Fantastic Beasts 2 Spoilers - 00:35:05 Wreck it Ralph 2 - 00:51:04 Electric Warriors 1 - 01:04:36 Mister Miracle 12 - 01:06:13

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    Episode 140 - Excelsior, True Believer

    In this week's episode, we mourn the loss of the comics legend himself, Stan Lee. We reflect on what he meant for the industry, the legacy he has left behind, and how we think he will be remembered. From that we also have a bunch of movie news as well as the first Detective Pikachu trailer to discuss! 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: R.I.P Stan Lee - 00:02:27 Toy Story 4 Teasers - 00:09:11 Detective Pikachu Trailer - 00:15:51 Final Aquaman trailer - 00:28:01 Ella Jay Basco Cast as Cassandra Cain - 00:33:13 Hulu Orders Jeff Lemire’s Sweet Tooth Pilot - 00:36:34 League of Legends to be adapted at Marvel - 00:49:39 Official MCU Timeline - 00:54:38 Young Justice Outsiders Premiere Date 01:01:21 Sony will not be at E3 2019 - 01:06:57

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    Episode 139 - XO18 Meets Expectations?

    In this week's episode, we have Microsofts Xbox XO18 event to recap which had a few cool announcements but for the most part it seemed to meet the expectations that Xbox had laid out. Along with that we learned the fate of Final Fantasy XV and we give our thoughts on the latest episode of RWBY and Zach recaps the latest Halloween 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: Microsoft XO18 Recap - 00:03:32 Final Fantasy XV Anniversary Event - 00:16:30 Avengers 4 current runtime - 00:24:22 Tom Hiddleston will play Loki again in Disney Streaming Show - 00:30:15 Cassian Andor streaming series - 00:31:56 Some Westworld set destroyed in California Wildfires - 00:33:35 Titan’s Jason Todd Introduced - 00:39:26 Brooklyn 99 Season 6 Premiere Date Announced - 00:44:21 The Green Lantern #1 - 00:46:06 RWBY Vol 6 EP 3 - 00:57:14 Halloween - 01:10:13 Roberto - Hi guys, I like the content on your podcast, what would you say is your biggest challenge of having a podcast? - 01:29:48

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    Episode 138 - So Much NACL

    In this week's episode, we have a lot of internet outrage to talk about and discuss if it is justified to be upset about Diablo: Immortal and the Rainbow Six: Siege Aesthetic update. It may look like the standard gamer outrage but there my be some valid reasons for some of it. Moving past that we do get both of the Zach's thoughts on some comics including Dead Kings issue #1 and Heroes in Crisis issue #2. 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: Blizzard announces Diablo:Immortal for Mobile - 00:03:03 Rainbow Six Siege Aesthetic Update - 00:09:38 New Overwatch Animation: Reunion - 00:24:27 Avatar Sequels - 00:36:13 Super Smash Bros final Nintendo Direct - 00:41:45 Black Mask cast in Birds of Prey - 00:48:05 Goku gets balloon in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade - 00:54:18 Old Man Quill from Marvel - 00:59:47 Zach’s Esports in 5 mins or less update - 01:02:37 Zach talks about Dead Kings - 01:05:58 Zach talks about Heroes in Crisis - 01:13:45 Him Tuskey - Who would win in a fight... Kiteman or Dan from street fighter? - 01:27:19

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    Episode 137 - R.I.P Boba Fett Movie

    In this week's episode, we travel down to the brand new location of Hall of Justice Comics for Halloween Comic fest to hang out and chat about the nerdy news and get friends of the show to give their thoughts on some of it. The biggest point being the Boba Fett movie being confirmed 100% dead in favor of The Mandalorian TV series. Along with that we discuss what C list character could actually be a decent TV series! 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: Claudia Kim defends casting in Fantastic Beasts - 00:03:38 Boba Fett movie dead - 00:17:27 American Vandals and OITNB joins the ranks of cancelled Netflix shows - 00:33:50 We discuss the first two episodes Avengers 4 Trailer Rumors - 00:46:15 George Miller’s new film - 00:54:46 Teen Titans to return, but not like that… - 00:56:38 2B from Nier Automata added to Soul Caliber VI - 01:01:15 Steve’s best thing all week - 01:03:06 Zach’s Weird Subreddits - TooMeIrlForMeIrl- 01:07:31 Zach and Steve talk about Odyssey Boogaloo - 01:11:11 Steve talk about Doctor Who and give updates of this season? - 01:24:08 With Guardians of the Galaxy seemingly never to be seen again - what MCU character should make their way to the big screen? + What C List Hero would make an interesting tv series? - 01:29:48

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    Episode 136 - Sweet Christmas is Cancelled this Year

    In this week's episode, another Marvel Netflix show has been cancelled and we discuss what this could mean for the remaining ones at Netflix and the potential of them returning on Disney's streaming service. Along with this, Zach discusses his thoughts on the first issues of the revived Jinxworld series he's read and an overall status of DC Comic's current state! 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: Luke Cage Cancelled at Netflix - 00:03:41 Barry and Ollie Swap Costumes in CW Elseworld’s - 00:14:04 What we do in the Shadows in the same Universe as the Movie - 00:21:53 Disney Removes Untitled 2020 Movie from Release Schedule - 00:26:00 Sean Bean Stars as Hitman 2 Target - 00:31:02 Green Arrow Creative Team change - 00:34:28 Jinxworld - Zach - 00:43:55 Goats Airlifted out of Olymipic park in Washington- 00:52:10

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    Episode 135 - Riverdale DILF Squad vs The Legion of Doom

    In this week's episode, we have the return of Riverdale and the absolute madness the show has become to talk about. However, we have a ton of news to cover starting with James Gunn jumping over to write and possibly direct Suicide Squad 2, as well as Iron Fist getting cancelled after two seasons. Steve and Zach also give their thoughts on Assassin's Creed Odyssey after putting a bit of time into it! 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: James Gunn to Write Suicide Squad 2 - 00:01:34 Iron Fist Cancelled after 2 Seasons - 00:20:28 Ciri and Yennefer cast in Netflix’s Witcher - 00:25:49 Disney’s Fox Buyout could close January 1st - 00:32:31 New Star Wars AR Experience lets you raise a Porg - 00:39:33 DC and Rooster Teeth to partner for RWBY and gen:Lock Comics - 00:48:11 Assassin’s Creed Odyssey - 00:52:42 Chasm - 01:04:59 Bad Times @ The El Royal - 01:14:52 Riverdale is back WTF - 01:19:57 All My Heroes are Junkies- 01:35:52 Him Tuskey - Where were you when Oat’din lead his valiant charge against the the capital city of New Ghettsburg? - 01:38:36 Anon Anon - Console Mascot Death Battle

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    Episode 134 - Accio Harry Potter RPG

    In this week's episode, we have even more news about the shutting down of Telltale as it was reported this week the remaining skeleton crew was laid off. However, there is good news for Walking Dead fans regarding completion of the final season. Not only that, we also have a rumored Harry Potter RPG in the works and we give our thoughts on what we hope it might me! 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: Telltale Lays off Skeleton Crew - 00:02:27 Rumored Harry Potter RPG test footage revealed- 00:09:35 Brian Michael Bendis to Lead Teen Focused DC Imprint - 00:19:15 Harley Quinn DC Universe Show Revealed - 00:24:50 Darth Vader Comic ending at #25 - 00:27:26 Young Avengers Comic to return in 2019 - 00:30:09 Extended Look at Aquaman from NYCC - 00:37:32 First Good Omens Trailer - 00:41:47 New Into the Spider-Verse Trailer - 00:47:05 The Dragon Prince Renewed for a Second Season - 00:53:33 Steve’s Venom Thoughts - 01:07:37 Heathen Comic - 01:18:55

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