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.
Hello and Welcome to Fireside! To hear all about Marvel’s latest marketing event, please press play. To hear Mendte, Mr. Maurer, and Mashko debate the coolness of Strong Guy, please press play. To hear Mendte use the term Baby Curl 483 times, please press play. To find out who you should vote for, please press play. If you are a Firesider, please press play. If you just want to be up to date on the latest topics in the comic-sphere, Welcome to Fireside!
It’s Wednesday folks. You know what that means, don’t you? Time for some New News, well sort of. Listen it may not be NEWS NEWS, but it’s at least new…kinda. Join Mendte, Mr. Maurer, and Mashko as they talk about Marvel’s Heroes Reborn, Zack Snyders latest statement, and find out where Brian Michael Bendis is going next! All that plus an in depth discussion on the anatomy of marble statues and robot dangly bits. Welcome to Fireside.
Well Hello, Hello, Hello Firesiders! Can we invite you in to our “Pad” for a nightcap and some chit chat? Join Mendte, Mr. Maurer, and Mashko as they give you that “Apple Butter”. If you “Got the Zorros” about spoilers, then you may want to hit pause until you “Know What’s Buzzin’ Cuzzin”. Cause the guys don’t want to be “Party Poopers” but they can’t wait to recap all they saw on WandaVision. Listen close as they break down the show, behind the scenes facts, easter eggs, and spins some sweet sweet theories. Welcome to Fireside
Look, it’s a big day. There is a lot going on. We get it. When you are ready for a break, we got you. Let that other new news (whether Maurer likes it or not) add a little escape on your way to work, or on a break to laugh, talk comics, and get back to it. Join Mendte, Mr. Maurer, and Mashko as they breakdown those Comicsphere happenings from the last week. From Future State casualties and heroes breaking bad, to Spider-Man 3 set photos and what the boys have planned for season 3. It’s a new day. Welcome to Fireside.
We are back Fireside Family! It feels so good to say that. Luckily we didn’t miss much... did we? Wait... what about Luke? Knull did what in King in Black? What happened to the DC multiverse? You’re joking right? HE IS DEFINITELY IN THE MCU?!? Well... apparently he have a lot to go over. Join Mendte, Maurer, and Mashko as they play catch-up while brining you that new news you have come to expect in this extra long come back special. From our thoughts on Wonder Woman 84, and the finale of the Mandalorian season 2, to Moon Knight news, and our first thoughts on WandaVision. Let’s just get into it because there is a lot of it to get into. Welcome to Fireside.
Welcome back Fireside Family! It’s the day before Thanksgiving and we just want to say Thank YOU! Yes you. The one reading this. You make this dream of ours possible and worth chasing. You give this show reason and purpose. So from everyone at Fireside, thank you for the support, and sticking with us, even as the world burns. On todays show we have good news, necessary news, and of course… new news. Join Mendte, Maurer, Baby Huey, and Mashko as they talk about all those Comicsphere happenings in this extra-long issue- from Wonder Woman, to Titans, to Deadpool… then the guys talk about what they are thankful from the comic gods during this dumpster fire of a year, and then the guys say farewell for now for a much-needed break. It’s been a hell of a year, and no one was exempt from its impact. So as we take a step back to focus up to bring you some amazing new content next year, we just want to say Thank You one last time until 2021. Welcome to Fireside. We’ll be right back.
Surprise! Welcome to the unexpected Saturday show! I know. I was surprised when Maurer said we’d be doing this as well.... but here we are! We have been reviewing the first couple of Mandalorian episode this season, so we have to talk about Chapter 11 and 12. Join Mendte, Mashko, and Maurer (for the first 20 or so minutes...he didn’t watch Chapter 12) as they talk about both episodes importance to the greater Star Wars Universe. Welcome to Fireside.
Welcome back Firesiders! Who got a PS5? We didn’t. Who got the new Miles Morales Spider-Man game? Huey did (Mendte shortly after when he found out you can get it on PS4), and it awesome! So we thoughts let’s ride this wave of excitement with a breakdown of Kid Arachnid himself. Join Mendte, Maurer, Features, and Huey as they talk about the origins and stature of Miles Morales in the Marvel Universe. How did into the Spider-Verse do telling his origin compared to the comics? How did fan react when he was first introduced compared to now? And much more. Welcome to Fireside.
Firesiders! Greetings, salutations, hello a few times, a beep you, what’s going on, and a hello internets on top like a cherry! Welcome to that wonderful Wednesday new news recap. Those comics relate current event the day demands. Join Mendte, Maurer, Features, and Baby Huey doo doo da doo, as they gather the best of the bagged and boarded headlines. From New Blue Lanterns and Mary Carnage Jane vs Gwenom, to Star Lords crashing Thor’s Love and Thunder. From nostalgic Oozy Turtle favorites, to CW’s newest Amazonian. Let’s get into it. Welcome to Fireside.
Don’t get use to this, Dear Firesider, but we have to talk about Mandalorian for one more week. How could we not? Why not stretch one of the best parts of the week out a little longer? Join Mendte, Features, Baby Huey, and Mashko as they breakdown the second episode of this season - The Passanger. ***BEWARE SPOILERS AHEAD*** Hear what the guys thought about last weeks episode, and get caught up before you watch today. From a not so Frogish Frog lady, an adorably genocidal Baby Yoda (The Child), and Frozen Facehugger arachnophobia. Press play, catch up, then dive into episode 3. Welcome to Fireside in a galaxy far far away...
We are back Fireside family! It’s Wednesday and whatever time you are reading this it’s New News O’clock. Join Mendte, Features, Baby Huey, and Mashko as they recap all those long awaited comic related current events. From DC comics new Editor and Chief, a new Dark Knights Metal Main Man Batman, to Titans, Bloodshot, Peacemaker, and more. Let’s get this show on the road. Welcome to Fireside. P. S. Sorry about Baby Shark... Sorta.
Spoiler Alert! Spoiler Alert! Spoiler Alert! If you continue now it’s on you. Welcome to Chapter 9 Firesiders. That’s right Mendte, Mr. Maurer, P. Features, and Mashko are here to talk The Mandalorian Season 2 - Chapter 9: The Marshall. Join in to hear the crews thoughts on the show, learn some interesting factoids, and hear the pure glee in Mendte’s voice as he describes the ending scene. So this is the way, Welcome to Fireside.
Join Mr. Maurer, P. Features and Mashko talk some Million Dollar Batman news and Digital Dredd. Followed by Lucille’s debut on the Walking Dead (yes you read that right) and some Mandalorian Chapter 9 talk. In movie news there is all kinds of craziness going on with Wesley Snipes and more. Welcome to Fireside.
Greetings, Salutations, and Beep you Fireside Family! He’s been gone, making a subtle appearance time and again like Thanos during an end credit scene, but he’s back. Maurer has once again made it out of the clutches of late shift, and its all because of the prospect of a character breakdown - Moon Knight! “Hold on,” you may be thinking, “Didn’t you already do a moon Knight breakdown?” Yes we did voice in your head thats able to write on our show post… But the won’t stop us from taking it even further. Join Mendte and Features as they get a Mark Spector history lesson to prepare them and you for the madness coming to Disney+. Not only who is Moon Knight, but who are his other personalities? What are some of his biggest moments? Who else will be in the Disney+ show? What stories will it pull from? All these questions answered and more… Welcome to Fireside. Welcome to the Fist of Khonshu.
Hello hello hello and Beep you Firesiders! Welcome to the Mendte and Maurer Present Comic Related Current Events show about New News... That’s a working title. With Features and Huey nothing have issues, keeping them from making the show, A.K.A. Maurer kicked them out... It’s up to Mendte and the Barron of Beeps to keep you all in the bagged and boarded loop. **Spoiler alert for the end Three Jokers** the guys share their throughts on how it all wrapped up. Why does Green Lantern look like Jack Sparrow meets Eddy Gordo? What are the Xenomorph from Aliens doing in the Marvel Universe? How do the guys feel about our first official looks at both Batwoman and Red Hood, plus Moon Knight, Moon Knight, Moon Knight. Plus Moon Knight news. Anyways... Welcome to Fireside... did I mention Moon Knight?