Fireside Chats - Comic Book Podcast
Summary: Comic Book focused news and reviews brought to you twice each week. Join us as we analyze the newest comic current events and debate the weekly hot topics that every comicbook geek wonders about. Welcome to our multiverse. Welcome to Fireside.
Welcome back Fireside Family! Wednesday, new comic book day, yada yada, there are a lot of names, but around here it’s all about the Comic Related Current Events! Join Mendte, Maurer, and Mashko as they talk about Naomi’s impact on the Justice League, Heroes Reborn aka Marvel’s DC, Loki, Black Widow, Spider-Man 3 leaks, and so much more. Let's not waste time and just get into it. Welcome to Fireside.
Welcome back Fireside Family. With the drop of the Venom 2 trailer, we thought it would be fitting to do a Carnage Breakdown. Little did we know how much pent-up animosity Mendte had with the first movie, and his fears of Cletus Kasady being PG13. Join Mendte, Mashko, and West Cost Fireside Captain, the Barbarian of Comic Books, Corban. Long-time listeners will remember him, if not... he explains it. Join the trio as they explain who Carnage is, what makes him different from Venom, his sadistic past, and why it means so much to Mendte. Let there be Fireside. Welcome.
Greetings and salutations Fireside Faithful! New News and Comic related current events from around the comicsphere are why we have Wednesdays. It was a bagged and boarded ritual for over half a decade, so even with 2 hosts, the show goes on as it’s been written in history. Join Mendte, Mashko, and Mashko as they repeatedly say Hello and kick it a couple of times, bringing this week’s comic happenings. From another new Captain America to Jupiter’s Legacy, and a Monkey Assassin. Oh yeah, and The Venom 2 trailer! All that and then some, so let there be Carnage and Welcome to Fireside!
Welcome back Fireside Faithful, it’s time to revisit a Fireside classic. Over the years we have taken on some formidable bagged and boarded foes, and arguably lost them all…. Except maybe Thanos (Crazy sounding, I know). Well, today it’s time to dust off Fight Club and take on our New MCU Captain America, Winter Soldier, and US Agent from The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Join Mendte, Mashko, and Baby Huey, where they go toe to toe with the flying star-spangled man and friends armed with one weapon a piece from the respective universe. See if the guys can win another one, or if this will go in the big book of Ls. Welcome to Fireside!
Did you all get the chills and a little choked up when you say the Phase 4 teaser too? Yeah... so did we. Welcome back Fireside faithful! It’s Wednesday again, and while plenty is happening around the comicsphere, there is one thing the rises above the rest. Join Mendte, Mashko, and Baby Huey as they break down the Marvel Studios Celebrates the Movies... AKA our first real look at Phase 4! Oh, and some other things, Invincible, X-Men, a new Avenger, Flash at Wayne Manor, and Kamala Khan. We also pay our respects to a legend, John Paul Leon. Watch the phase 4 tease then hop in! Welcome to Fireside!
The mantel has been passed Firesiders, we have a new Captain… well that's not a psychopath. It's time to talk about Falcon and the Winter Soldier! At this point we have all see it, but if not here is your ***SPOILER WARNING***. Join Mendte, Maurer, Mashko, and Features as they break down the journey of our New Captain America! The guys discuss John Walker’s US Agent arc, Falcon’s transformation into Cap, Bucky’s redemption, Isaiah Bradley, Zemo, and the potential leaders of the MCU‘s Dark Avengers and Young Avengers. So press play, don’t hit on Sam’s sister, and Welcome to Fireside!
Wednesday is upon us once again, dear Firesiders. It’s time for a heavy dose of those comic related current events that this day foretold. So as you make it to the comic shop, join Mendte, Maurer, and Mashko as they talk about last week's best comic happenings. From Blade joining the UN, and Symbiot Spider-Man heading through some trippy crossroads with Hulk, to Captain America 4 being announced, and the Greek Gods crashing Thor Love and Thunder. And that’s just the tip of Mount Olympus. So let’s pretend this is a Burger King bathroom and “Get Busy”! Welcome to Fireside.
It’s time to talk invincible. Mendte, Mr. Maurer, and Mashko give their spoiler filled opinions and reviews of Prime Video’s Invincible based on the Robert Kirman comic starring Steven Yeun, Sandra Oh, J.K. Simmons, Zazie Beets, Mark Hamill, Zachary Quinto, Seth Rogen, Ross Marquand, Fred Tatasciore, Jon Hamm and more.
Welcome back to the Wednesday show Fireside faithful! It's Comic Related Current Events time once again, and there were enough comic book happenings to pack this show solid. That's just my way of saying we went overtime again. Join Mendte, Mashko, and Maurer are the talk about Batman's #1 outselling itself, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier cameo, the Shang-She trailer, Wolverine vs the undead, Game of Thrones secret invasion, and so much more. Grab your keys, a mask, head to the comic shop, and hit play on the way. Welcome to Fireside.
***SPOILER ALERT***The King arrived, and a king has fallen dear Firesiders! We promised the King in black, and that’s what you are going to get today! Now that Donny Cate’s epic has concluded, it’s time to talk about what this means for the marvel universe. Join Mendte, Mashko, and Baby Huey as they recap and review the battle of Knull and the Heroes of Earth. From the biggest moments, and our favorite parts, to the ramifications, and where this book lands in the realm of Venom. He is here. Welcome to Fireside.
It’s that time once again fireside faithful! New News, Comic related current events, yadda, yadda… It’s that thing we have been doing on Wednesdays for like 5 years now. Join Mendte, Mashko, and Baby Huey as they recap the recent comic happenings from around the bagged and boarded world. From Marvel’s newest Phoenix, a big cameo on Falcon and the Winter Soldier, More Snyderverse hashtags, a new Moon Knight book, and so much more. Let’s just hit play… if you read this far you might as well. Welcome to Fireside.
Fireside Chats Special Edition: Tony Schiavone and Dirk Manning Put Butts in Seats
It’s Wednesday and for Firesiders that means it’s time for some News. Join Mendte, Mr. Maurer, and the Mighty Mashko as they get you up to speed. Find out what the crew thinks about the latest trailer drops (Black Widow, Loki, and Long Halloween), Mendte tries to get everyone up to speed on the latest Lock & Key news with a dash of Sandman. Mr. Maurer brings everyone up to date with Ghost Rider’s latest stories and a quick history lesson. Meanwhile Mashko let’s everyone know “who we be” while trying to find out where his dogs are. Welcome to Fireside!
Guess who’s Cap, Cap again. John Walker’s Cap tell a friend. Not my Cap, not my cap, not my Cap, where to begin? That’s right Firesiders, we are talking THE Falcon and The Winter Soldier today. Join Mr. Maurer, Mashko, and returning guest host Baby Huey as they break down the first two episodes of TFATWS (That is way to long of a title). Giving first impressions, talking easter eggs, theories, and a fandom that just doesn’t get it. Welcome to Fireside!
Welcome back Fireside Faithful! The guys from Toying Around are back to talk some NEW NEWS! Today we talk about how Comic-Con is back…..or is it? We also have news on Batman’s new sidekick, Sebastian Stan reveling the only way he will play Luke Skywalker, and one of Mr. Maurer’s favorite Bat-Villains might get him to start watching Batwoman. Welcome to Fireside.