Luke Cage was one of the big hits for the initial run of Marvel’s Defenders line of TV shows. Featuring topical storylines and a fantastic soundtrack, Cage resonated with many viewers. In this episode we discuss Cage’s second outting and whether or not it held up to the hype. Along
The Black Panther was a character created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby back in the 1960’s. Portraying him as the ruler of a technologically superior African nation, Lee and Kirby showed just how visionary they could be in a time when the idea of a black superhero was controversial.
The original Lost in Space was a contemporary series of Star Trek, but it never got the same kind of following as the other sci-fi series. The storylines tended to be far more immature and the special effects left a lot to be desired. Yet, in 2018 Netflix decided to
The Punisher was the last of the Marvel Netflix series. The Punisher hadn’t been part of the original deal for the “Defenders” series between Marvel and the streaming service, but the popularity of the character in season 2 of Daredevil lead to quick negotiations and a series announcement. Dealing with
Cigar Nerds Podcast Episode 101: Mistress of the Dark. Its that spooky time of year, where we delve into the darkness, to find the perfect Halloween topic. This year we are paying tribute to one of the greatest horror hosts and Halloween icons, Elvira Mistress of the Dark, We also
Iron Fist season 2 drops today, so we decided to take a look at the last series to feature Danny Rand as Marvel’s Netflix Phase One comes to an end with The Defenders. Our panel of guests talk about how well the series worked in meshing the individual storylines together.
Another awesome day at Dragon Con! It’s amazing how fast the time flies by when you’re at a con, and before you know it, it’s already the end of the day. The ESO Network’s Mary Ogle and I kicked off the day by recording some interviews. I’m so thankful for this
There’s a scene in the middle of the new season of Marvel/Netflix’s “Luke Cage” where Mariah Dillard, the season’s main villain, displays a rare moment of extremely vulnerable honesty. Now, Mariah is a truly terrible person. The former politician has committed horrible crimes during her quest for power, and by
Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke and Danny Rand… I mean… The Iron Fist have joined together as The Defenders to fight The Hand. Did this smaller screen MCU team-up series work like the first Avengers movie? Check out this podcast review of The Defenders to find out.
Cigar Nerds Podcast Episode 73: Murphy’s Law. This week we’re heading to Old Detroit and celebrating 30 years of Robocop. 30 years ago this week Officer Alex Murphy was murdered by the dad from that 70’s show and rebuild by OCP to be the future of law enforcement. A six
The Metal Geeks return for 2017 with our annual Rewind episode as Cary the Metal Geek, Brutal Dave, George and long standing guest, Comical Justin dive into our favorite movies, tv shows, video games, comics and albums from 2016! Check out our sponsor Tweaked Audio at www.tweakedaudio.com and use the
By Ashley Pauls/Box Office Buzz Luke Cage didn’t set out to be a hero. After being framed for a crime he didn’t commit, he’s sent to prison, where he becomes a part of an experiment that gives him super strength and bulletproof skin. He tries to build a quiet life