Issue 86: Shazam! DC’s Captain Marvel Gets A Reboot!

Note: An Earlier version of this episode with a missing ending was uploaded previously. This is the fixed one! On this episode, we revisit Captain Marvel, but only just barely since he isn’t called that anymore! Just in time for Shazam! We cover the story that we’re pretty sure the movie’s based on, his retold […]

Issue 84: The Rise Of The MODERN Captain Marvel – Still Carol Danvers!

We’re ALMOST done talking about Captain Marvel! This is the last Carol Danvers episode! We made it! We cover her arc during Civil War and AvX! Carol Danvers separates kids from their moms over politics and then makes out with Captain Marvel as part of her initiation to take up the mantle! On this episode, […]

Issue 83: The Downfall of the MODERN Captain Marvel – Carol Danvers!

We’re back to talk about CAPTAIN MARVEL. Or at least the current one, Carol Danvers. But before she was Captain Marvel. When she was Ms. Marvel. And Binary. And Warbird. You know, Carol Danvers! Listen to our first three Captain Marvel episodes here In this episode, we finally cover one of our most requested comics, […]

Issue 81: The Legacy Of Captain Marvel

Our Captain Marvel bonanza continues! Legacy’s all grown up now and he’s the new Captain! After his dad came to Earth and died, he came to Earth himself. But what happened next? Did he do his dad’s legacy proud? Spoilers, not exactly… Legacyvember continues HERE! Read along: Peter David’s Second Run On Captain Marvel On this episode, […]

Issue 80: The Successors Of Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel’s Legacy continues when his successors take up the mantle! We take a journey through the 70s, 80s and 90s. And boy, are these issues indicative of the flaws of those decades. Read along: Ms. Marvel’s First Appearance Another Captain Marvel’s First Appearance Monica Gets Political Another Captain Marvel’s First Appearance One More For […]

Issue 79: The Life And Death Of Captain Marvel

We’re going to spend the next month tackling one of the most convoluted and messy names in comics! Not Shazam, not Marvelman, but the one (of seven), the ONLY (of seven), CAPTAIN MARVEL! This episode focuses on the Kree warrior, Captain Mar-Vell! What a very different and original name! From his first appearance, through the […]

Special Episode: Discussing The Marvel Cinematic Universe

On this very special episode, technical difficulties pushed our Annual Extravaganza back two weeks and Ryan, Sly, and Darryl get together to talk about the MCU. What makes it a success, what we’re worried about for the future, how excited we are for Captain Marvel and much more! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/flyingmachine Come join our discord: https://discord.gg/yzFT6sk All of our […]

Issue 85: The Origin of the NEW Ms. Marvel, Kamala Khan

We finally finish talking about Ms. Marvel, Captain Marvel, and Marvel Comics in general as we wrap up this long trek through comic history with Kamala Khan as Ms. Marvel. And we end it on a high note. In this episode, we all praise G. Willow Wilson and her success at an editorially mandated Marvel […]

Issue 1 – Marvel’s Civil War: Big Premiere Issue!

On this episode, the gang begs the question, What’s so civil about war anyway? Civil War By Mark Millar and Steve McNiven: tinyurl.com/jb3pvsw In our debut episode, the gang talks Marvel’s Civil War by Mark Millar and Steve McNiven, because what would a big summer event be without useless tie ins and… shoehorned merchandise? Like […]