Fanboy Power Hour Episode 69: 2013 In Review!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

We're back! After a holiday hiatus our reviewers three sit down and discuss the year that was 2013! Favorite artists, writers, comics and films and even movements in popular culture and fandom itself! Our heroes bring you their own personal top ten lists of what mattered to them this past year. So get your noisemakers, your party hats and your responsibly handled beverage of choice and enjoy this year end edition of THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

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Direct download: FBPH69.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:22pm MDT
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Fanboy Power Hour Presents - At The Movies With THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

Join our sibling swordsmen as they sit down and discuss the latest cinematic adaptation of a J.R.R. Tolkien classic with THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG! Did it ascend the heights of Minis Tirith or plummet into the depths of Moria? Did it rock like dwarven stone or should it burn in dragon's fire? There's only one way to truly know, isn't there? Get your walking stick and your map of Middle-Earth and join the Hour on a journey There and Back again in this latest edition of FANBOY POWER HOUR - AT THE MOVIES!

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Direct download: ATMTHTDOS.mp3
Category:At The Movies -- posted at: 8:08pm MDT
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Fanboy Power Hour Presents - Spotlight On. . .HAWKMAN!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

The Winged Wonder! The Aerial Avenger! HAWKMAN! Cody & Stacy sit down this week and discuss one of the coolest characters in the DC stable in the triumphant return of our Character Spotlight series! From his four-color beginnings in the forties to the swinging sci-fi sixties to the continuity conundrum of the Crisis, the boys take you on a tour of DC's aviary in this latest exciting edition of THE FANBOY POWER HOUR! Where to find us:

On Facebook - Fanboy Power Facebook Page

On Twitter - @FanboyPowerHour Contact us at - fanboypowerhour@gmail.com

You can also download the episode directly from The Fanboy Power Hour!

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Direct download: FBPHCSHM.mp3
Category:Special Episode -- posted at: 9:44pm MDT
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Fanboy Power Hour Episode 68: Helpful Holiday Hints!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

IT'S THE MOST! WONDERFUL! TIME! OF THE YEAR! Yep, it's the Holiday season all right and no sooner has the snow settled on Calgary than a fan's thoughts turn toward seasonal shopping for friends and family. Strapped for ideas one what to get the pop-culture aficianado in your family this year? We've got you covered, as each member of our power trio offers tips on what could make for great presents to go under your Science Fiction Xmas tree this year! All that and reviews of some latest titles too! So settle in, get those chestnuts roasting by the open fire and enjoy that eggnog as we go a-wassailing in this latest episode of THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

Comics this week:

All: BLACK SCIENCE(Image Comics)

Ryan: Rat Queens(Image), The Occultist(Dark Horse Comics), Scooby-Doo Team-Up(DC Comics)

Stacy: Sledge Hammer '44(Dark Horse)

Where to find us:

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Direct download: FBPH68.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:18pm MDT
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Fanboy Power Hour Episode 67: Comics Grab Bag!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

Our terrific triad return with a bevvy of topics to bring to the table in this grab-bag episode of the hour! From the excursion to the Lethbridge Entertainment Expo to the Calgary Underground Film Festival's first annual CUFF-DOCS, to the latest titles to cross their to-read pile! The episode may run long, but it's quantity -and- quality in this latest edition of THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

FILMS FROM CUFF-DOCS:

BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD: http://youtu.be/TowiviD3xgE

WILLOW CREEK: http://youtu.be/QPlc9UY2iuQ

This week's comics picks:

Cody: SAVAGE DRAGON(Image Comics), ULTIMATE COMICS: CATACYLSM(Marvel Comics), ALL-NEW X-MEN(Marvel), THE WALKING DEAD(Image).

Ryan: PRETTY DEADLY(Image), THE FOX(Red Circle Comics), VELVET(Image), AMAZING X-MEN(Marvel).

Stacy: GRINDHOUSE COMICS/BEE VIXENS FROM MARS!(Dark Horse Comics), LOBSTER JOHNSON: SATAN SMELLS A RAT & A SCENT OF LOTUS(Dark Horse), The Fox(Red Circle), T.H.U.N.D.E.R. AGENTS(Dynamite), CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT(Dark Horse). Where to find us:

On Facebook - Fanboy Power Facebook Page

On Twitter - @FanboyPowerHour Contact us at - fanboypowerhour@gmail.com

You can also download the episode directly from The Fanboy Power Hour!

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Direct download: FBPH67.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:52pm MDT
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FBPH Presents - At The Movies With THOR: THE DARK WORLD & SPACE BATTLESHIP YAMATO!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

Pass the popcorn and save us the aisle seats, because the Hour's back at your local cinema for another exciting edition of AT THE MOVIES! This week the boys sit down and discuss the recent release of Marvel's latest blockbuster THOR: THE DARK WORLD and the one-night only release of SPACE BATTLESHIP YAMATO! So kick back, relax, and enjoy this special double feature courtesy of your friends at THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

WARNING: SPOILERS ABOUND! IF YOU HAVEN'T SEEN THE FILMS, GO NOW. WE'LL WAIT, WE'RE PATIENT LIKE THAT.

Where to find us:

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Direct download: FBPHATMTTDWSBY.mp3
Category:At The Movies -- posted at: 10:45pm MDT
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FBPH Presents - Trade Talk Volume 9!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

The weather's getting colder but these picks couldn't be hotter! Join Cody, Ryan, and Stacy as they sit down and discuss the latest cream of the to-read pile crop in this latest edition of TRADE TALK! Chills, spills, and the boys pitch for a television adaptation of one of the series discussed in this exciting episode presented by THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

Cody's Picks: SUPERMAN: DARK KNIGHT OVER METROPOLIS(DC Comics), SUPERMAN: BELIEVE(DC), THE PRO(Image Comics), THE SECRET SOCIETY OF SUPER-VILLAINS(DC).

Ryan's Picks: MOON GIRL(Red 5 Comics), PROPHECY(Dynamite), X-MEN VS. FANTASTIC FOUR(Marvel Comics).

Stacy's Picks: SUPERMAN: BELIEVE(DC), STAR WARS: EWOKS(Dark Horse Books), FIVE GHOSTS(Image), BATMAN: THE BLACK CASEBOOK(DC), GREEN ARROW: YEAR ONE(DC), SHADOWHAWK: OUT OF THE SHADOWS(Image). Where to find us:

On Facebook - Fanboy Power Facebook Page

On Twitter - @FanboyPowerHour Contact us at - fanboypowerhour@gmail.com

You can also download the episode directly from The Fanboy Power Hour!

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Direct download: FBPHTT9.mp3
Category:Trade Talk -- posted at: 9:31pm MDT
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Batcast Episode 8 - All About Arkham!

Sit down with Cody and Stacy as they go in depth with the epic Arkham trilogy of pc/video games, from 2009's BATMAN: ARKHAM ASYLUM to the recent release of BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS! What made for digital immortality and what should've been left in the recycle bin? Get to clicking and settle in for an exciting episode of THE BATCAST at this bat-time, on this bat-channel, in an episode we could only call ALL ABOUT ARKHAM!

WARNING: POTENTIAL SPOILERS ABOUND! If you haven't played the games yet the plots are discussed in broad terms. We tried to keep it vague, but you might want to play the games first. Fairly warned be ye. ~S

Where to find us: E-mail the Batcast here: batpodcast@gmail.com More links to follow, but in the meantime why not try out the podcast that started it all, The Fanboy Power Hour!It's pretty awesome if we do say so ourselves.

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Direct download: BC08.mp3
Category:The Batcast! -- posted at: 9:18pm MDT
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Fanboy Power Hour Episode (6)66: SPOOKY! SCARY!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

Reunited, our heroes sit down and discuss Cody's trip to New York and his experiences at the New York Comic Con, the sickness that was the Captain America: The Winter Soldier trailer, then go out trick or treating on your behalf to find the best seasonal reading (and viewing!) possible in this All-Hallow's Eve edition! Enough preamble, get to clicking on this DAVE BULLOCK APPROVED episode of THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

RECOMMENDED READS:

Cody: ARMY OF DARKNESS VS. REANIMATOR (Dynamite), ASTOUNDING WOLF-MAN(Image Comics), TRICK 'R TREAT(Wildstorm)

Ryan: DAREDEVIL #32(Marvel Comics), AFTERLIFE WITH ARCHIE(Archie Comics)

Stacy: BEE VIXENS FROM MARS #1(Image Comics), BILLY THE KID'S OLD-TIMEY ODDITIES(Dark Horse Books), WITCHFINDER: IN THE SERVICE OF ANGELS(Dark Horse).

RECOMMENDED VIEWS (in no particular order): TALES FROM THE CRYPT: DEMON KNIGHT, V/H/S 2, PUMPKINHEAD, MONSTER SQUAD, PSYCHO, NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD, FREDDY VS. JASON, THE BATMAN VS. DRACULA, TRICK 'R TREAT, IDLE HANDS

Where to find us:

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Direct download: FBPH66.mp3
Category:Special Episode -- posted at: 10:22pm MDT
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Fanboy Power Hour Presents - Trade Talk: Snack-Sized Edition!

And there came a day unlike any other, when three young heroes banded together. Their mission, to explore comic series and storylines no one pop culture junkie could discuss alone. On that day was formed THE FANBOY POWER HOUR!

In the wake of comic book conventions and Canadian Thanksgiving, a hero stands alone and does his best to bring a number of trade paperbacks to your attention! Titles this week include DELILAH DIRK & THE TURKISH LIEUTENANT (First Second Publishing), TALES OF THE BATMAN: TIM SALE(DC Comics), CATWOMAN: THE DARK END OF THE STREET(DC), PACIFIC RIM: TALES FROM YEAR ZERO(Legendary), and THE REASON FOR DRAGONS(Archaia)!

PS.The artist on Matt Wagner's run on Dynamite's ZORRO comic was Francesco Francavilla. Please forgive my dumbassery. ~S.

PPS. Researching the Interwebs, I discovered Delilah Dirk online at http://www.delilahdirk.com/. Go. Read. You'll thank me later. ~S

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Direct download: FBTTSS1.mp3
Category:Trade Talk -- posted at: 9:09pm MDT
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