Welcome to VIEWS FROM THE FIERY AND WATERY LONGBOX Part 1! In the grand tradition of comic book crossovers, this episode Rob and Shag from THE FIRE AND WATER PODCAST are joined by Michael Bailey from VIEWS FROM THE LONGBOX PODCAST. Together this titanic team of geekdom covers DC COMICS PRESENTS #5 featuring Superman and Aquaman! After this, head over to VIEWS FROM THE LONGBOX for Part 2 of this podcast crossover event where they cover a Superman and Firestorm issue of DC COMICS PRESENTS!
This episode Rob and Shag give props to some unsung creators that have worked on Aquaman and Firestorm. Next they chat about the recent casting of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman in the upcoming Superman/Batman film. Finally, the show wraps up with a healthy dose of your Listener Feedback!
This episode Rob and Shag cover Geoff Johns’ final issue of AQUAMAN #25, by Geoff Johns, Paul Pelletier, Sean Parsons, and Rod Reis. They follow the Pied Piper into THE FURY OF FIRESTORM #5 (Oct. 1982) by Gerry Conway, Pat Broderick, Rodin Rodriguez, and Gene D’Angelo.
Rob and Shag kick off this episode chatting about FOREVER EVIL! The remainder of the show is dedicated to you…yes, you the listener! We compiled feedback from several recent episodes and then did our best to scale Mt. Feedback! The listeners of this show (affectionately called “Nuclear Subs”) compose the single greatest podcast listening community on the planet! Sit back, relax, and enjoy your episode!
This episode Rob and Shag dive into the first AQUAMAN ANNUAL in 15 years! Next we remember the legendary Nick Cardy. The show wraps up with a discussion about DC moving their offices to the west coast.
The Power Records finally get their own show as part of The Fire and Water Family of Podcasts! In this debut episode, Rob is joined by guest Chris Franklin (aka Earth-2 Chris) to talk about two horror-centric Power Records adventures: “A Story of Dracula, The Wolfman, and Frankenstein” and “The Man-Thing: Night of the Laughing Dead!”
This episode Rob and Shag cover the JLA vs Firestorm in THE FURY OF FIRESTORM #4 (Sept. 1982) by Gerry Conway, Pat Broderick, Rodin Rodriguez, and Gene D’Angelo. Next the guys dive into Geoff Johns’ penultimate issue, AQUAMAN #24, by Geoff Johns, Paul Pelletier, Sean Parsons, and Rod Reis. The show wraps up with your Listener Feedback!
This time around we chat about WHO’S WHO: Volume XIV, discussing characters such as Lex Luthor, Madame Xanadu, Man-Bat, Manhunter, Martian Manhunter, and Mary Marvel! We wrap up the show with Listener Feedback!
This episode Rob and Shag wrap-up Villains Month with OCEAN MASTER #1 (by Geoff Johns, Tony Bedard, Geraldo Borges, Ruy Jose, and Rod Reis). The guys also discuss the NYCC and the recently-announced Deathstorm action figure (along with a brief retrospective of the character in molded plastic). Finally the podcast degenerates into a somewhat heated argument about the validity of the Earth-2 Aquaman!