The Comic Book Revolution Podcast

We review and discuss all things in geek pop culture from comic books, manga, movies, video games, and more!

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February 08, 2021 01:24:15
Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 69 - American Comics versus Manga Part 1

Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 69 - American Comics versus Manga Part 1

In this episode, Steven and Rokk breakdown the differences between American Comics and Manga. In Part 1, The guys examine all of the differences from histories, techniques, styles, themes, production, and distribution. The Manga industry is hot and growing. The American Comics industry...is not. The goal in mind is to first know the different strengths and weaknesses in order to understand what American Comics can learn from Manga in order to rehabilitate the American Comics industry.  ...

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February 01, 2021 01:49:13
Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 68 - Disney's Star Wars Part 3

Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 68 - Disney's Star Wars Part 3

In this episode, Steven and Rokk continue with part 3 of their deep dive into Disney's Star Wars. The boys try and predict where Disney is going to go in the future with the Star Wars franchise.  At the 6 minute mark, the guys discuss the competing factions in Lucasfilm, the differences between the Favreau/Filoni faction and the Kathleen Kennedy faction, will one side win out in the end, and how each side interacts with the fans. At the 53 minute mark, the boys talk about if Disney would ever retcon the Sequel movies. They then define what they consider to be "good" Star Wars. They also talk about the best path forward for Disney as they try to expand the Star Wars universe. They also debate how Disney should balance fan service and nostalgia with creating new characters and content.  At the 110 minute mark, the boys debate target audiences for Star Wars going forward. They also discuss how to build out the Star Wars franchise concerning the different timelines and characters unrelated to the movies. They guys then wrap up the episode by examining the various vehicles for Disney's Star Wars going forward between comic books, video games, theatrical releases, and Disney+. ...

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January 25, 2021 01:46:58
Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 67 - Disney's Star Wars Part 2

Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 67 - Disney's Star Wars Part 2

In this episode, Steven and Rokk continue with Part 2 of their deep dive into Disney's Star Wars. The boys take a look at every single Star Wars project that Disney currently has in the pipeline. The boys cover the High Republic initiative in the world of books and comics, every show coming to Disney+, the upcoming theatrical releases, and the new Star Wars video game. Steven and Rokk give their impressions of all the various projects and discuss which of these projects are most likely to succeed and which are most likely to fail.  ...

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January 18, 2021 01:12:32
Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 66 - Disney's Star Wars Part 1

Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 66 - Disney's Star Wars Part 1

We are back! The new and improved Comic Book Revolution podcast has returned and with a new format. Moving forward, we will be taking deep dives into all aspects of the nerd universe and geek culture. We will be kicking off this new format by taking on Disney’s Star Wars in a three-part series. This episode is Part 1 as we take a look into Disney’s Star Wars from 2012 to the present. Rokk and Steven sift through the details and discuss what Disney got right and what Disney got wrong. ...

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March 05, 2020 NaN
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Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 65

In this episode, Rokk and Steven review Forceworks #1, X-Force #8, X-Men #7, Leviathan Dawn #1, Red Hood Outlaw #43, and Shazam #11. Forceworks #1 at the 6:34 minute mark X-Force #8 at the 26:55 minute mark X-Men #7 at the 44:29 minute mark Leviathan Dawn #1 at the 1:12:29 minute mark Red Hood Outlaw #43 at the 1:32:14 minute mark Shazam #11 at the 1:51:06 minute mark ...

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March 05, 2020 NaN
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Comic Book Revolution Podcast Episode 64

Rokk and Steven discuss Bob Chapek replacing Bob Iger as CEO of Disney. They discuss the news from C2E2 including Jim Lee being DC’s sole publisher, the upcoming X-Men big event, and more! ...

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