Posts Tagged ‘ Captain America

Loikamania 242: John Paul Leon

Episode 242 John Paul Leon

For Pat, there are artists, and there are great artists…and there’s John Paul Leon. Pat chats with one of his dream guests about his career in comics, from his early days on Static, to his work on Earth X, and his incredible cover work. Plus, an update on JPL’s current project, Batman: Creature of the Night. For Pat, it doesn’t get any better than this.

Cover illustrated by John Paul Leon, design by Chris Maze.

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Loikamania 238: Picks And Recs

Episode 238 Picks and RecsThe Pat, Tini and Mike show returns as we chat about the first half of Jessica Jones, the Civil War trailer, DK 3: The Master Race, and so much more! A fun chat, so give it a listen!

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Loikamania 223: Avengers: Age of Ultron Review

Episode 223 Avengers AoU ReviewIn this episode of Loikamania, we review Avengers: Age of Ultron! Join me, Kevin Spooner and Mike Furth as we dissect the Joss Whedon helmed blockbuster. We talk about what we loved, what we weren’t too thrilled with, and just go through all the fun little details. Massive spoilers are within, so you’ve been warned!

Art by Andy Park, cover design by Chris Maze. Music by Alan Silvestri and Danny Elfman.

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Loikamania 207: Marvelous News

Episode 207 Marvelous News

This week, Pat is joined by Evan Valentine, Tini Howard and Chris Troy as they discuss the announcement of Marvel’s Phase III slate. We go over each film, and talk about casting news and rumors, possible storylines, and so much more! A really fun show, so check it out! Come back next week for the return of Jason Aaron!

Cover art by Ryan Meinerding, design by Chris Maze.

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Loikamania 186: The Winter Soldier Discussion


Episode186_Winter Soldier DiscussionWe’ve waited a loooong time for this movie, and now we get to talk about it! Join Pat, and guests Kris Anka, Dafna Pleban and Megan Porch as we talk about Captain America: The Winter Soldier! We gush about our favorite bits, talk about what we would love to see for the next movie, and so much more! A fun show, so give it a listen! WARNING: this show has ALL the spoilers!

Music by Henry Jackman from the Captain America: The Winter Soldier soundtrack, cover designed by Chris Maze.

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Loikamania 182: Ron Garney

Episode182_Ron Garney

This week, I had the pleasure of chatting with one of the all-time great, Ron Garney. We discuss his early career, including his runs on Ghost Rider, Captain America and Wolverine. We also talk about some behind the scenes stories, and get some clues on his new creator-owned project. Plus, some MMA talk for good measure! A fun and revealing chat, so check it out!

Cover art by Ron Garney, design by Chris Maze. Music by the Revengineers and the Foo Fighters.

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Loikamania 146: Comic Chatter


This week, Adam joins Pat, and we talk about a whole mess of comics that we’re digging! We talk about Red Handed by Matt Kindt, Rick Remender, JRJR and Dean White’s Captain America, Indestructible Hulk, High Crimes, Double Barrel, Helheim, X-men, Happy, Half Past Danger, Storm Dogs, Nowhere Men, GI Joe Cobra Files, East of West
and New Avengers! Plus, some music and TV talk.

Cover art by John Romita Jr, Klaus Janson and Dean White, design by Chris Maze.

Music by The Revengineers and The National!

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Loikamania 119: Rick Remender

This week, Rick Remender returns to the show to discuss the conclusion of his run on Uncanny X-Force and Secret Avengers,  as well as his upcoming plans for Uncanny Avengers and Captain America. We also talk about his upcoming creator-owned work with Paul Renaud, Devolution…and we even get some hints on his upcoming project with Greg Tocchini! And if that’s not enough, we even go through some process talk! Enjoy the show, and pick up a copy of book 1 of the Fear Agent Library, out now!

Cover art by John Cassaday and Laura Martin, design by Chris Maze.

Music by Steve Earnhart and Amon Amarth.

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Loikamania 112: End of an Era

As the final issues of Ed Brubaker’s Captain America, Matt Fraction’s Iron Man, Jonathan Hickman’s FF, and Kieron Gillen’s Uncanny X-Men and Journey Into Mystery hits the stands, Pat and Antonio talk about their favorite moments from this amazing era of Marvel Comics history. We delve into the aforementioned runs, as well as Rick Remender’s Uncanny X-Force, Brian Bendis’ Avengers and so much more. We discuss what makes these runs so special, and we even go through some listener comments. Be warned: there are HEAVY SPOILERS.

Plus, we take a quick look at what’s coming next in Marvel NOW, and get into which books excite us the most!

Music by Steve Earnhart and The Mountain Goats.

Cover art by Ed McGuinness, design by Chris Maze.

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Loikamania 095: The AVX Special

This week, Pat is joined by Travis Holyfield as we talk about Marvel’s big summer event, Avengers vs. X-Men. We start off with a debate on which side of the fight is truly right, with Pat representing the X-Men, and Travis rooting for those gaudily clad fascists known as the Avengers. We follow it up by discussing the entirety of act 1 of the event, talking about the plot, our favorite bits, and some tie-in talk as well. A very fun and spirited debate, so check it out!

Music by Alan Silvestri and Henry Jackman. Cover illustration by Jimmy Cheung, Mark Morales and Justin Ponsor, design by Chris Maze.

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