Skip to content

Category: comics

Show 2.5.19: Secretary of Manga

The Ghosts head to the far east to finally do a read pile review on some Manga with Battle Angel Alita, in honor of the new movie debuting next week! Second, we've got one of our classic Team Builder games as we create the perfect evil Cabinet of Doom for President Lex Luthor! Will it contain Doctor Doom? Bizarro? Scrooge McDuck? Stay Tuned to see!

Bonus Show 2.1.19: Batman’s Monkey Mech

On this month's bonus show: The Ghosts try out a brand new segment concept as they watch the comic book related animated movie "Batman Ninja" during their recording session and give you their thoughts as it's happening! It worked for MST3k, right? What could go wrong!?!

Show 1.29.19: Villainous

On this week’s show: In this villain-centric episode, first, the Ghost tackle another top 10 list as they name the most underrated and unappreciated villains from comic books. Kang? Gorilla Grood? Which ones made our cut? Second, it's another team building exercise as we attempt to create a villainous analog to the uber popular "Guardians of the Galaxy". Who is our villainous Star Lord? Or bad guy Rocket & Groot? Stay Tuned!

Show 1.22.19: Raise My Hand

On this week’s show: The Ghosts welcome back Rob and Andy's wives, Nicole & Amanda, for a readpile on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina! Is it better or worse than the Netflix show? Then we have a variety of comic book related games to play like which super villain would be the best podcast host or which comic character would be the best for Game of Thrones!

Show 1.15.19: Guest Starring

First, the Ghosts welcome Patrick Karnash, the fella that named our Ghost mascot and won himself a free t-shirt. Does he know anything about comics? We shall see... Second, Johnny Ganache from one of our favorite comic podcasts, Pint O' Comics, joins us to talk his love of Charles Soule books, the criminal price of comics, and tons of other great pop culture stuff!

Show 1.8.19: A Semi-Serious Discussion

On this week’s show: Andy, Rob, and Chad tackle some of the most divisive questions of the comic world on this week's show including diversity in comics, the role of legacy characters, and of course which comic related movie in 2019 are we looking forward to the most! The Ghosts also tackle another read pile entry with Francesco Francavilla's introduction to Black Beetle in "No Way Out".

Bonus Show 1.4.19: Orphans of ’18

On this week’s show: The Ghosts sift through their backlog of unused and previously unaired segments to find some "lost" and "hidden" treasures for their Ghostie fans to kick off the year just right! From discussions on Comic Cons, to pint glasses with action figures glued to them, to Loki and Darth Vader battling for the most Post Christmas sales, you don't want to miss this one!

Show 1.1.19: New Years Frontiers

The Ghosts kick off the 2019 right with the announcement of the winner of the "Name the Ghost" contest as well as a read pile of Darwyn Cook's Silver Age love letter entitled "The New Frontier" Second, The gang is joined by Ethan Larson as they recap some of the books they finished in 2018 like Dan Slott's Fantastic Four, Nick Spencer's Spider-man, and Mark Waid's Archie just to name a few! Is your favorite current book on our list?

Show 12.25.18: White Elephant/Black Manta

On this week’s show: First, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, Chad Smith entertain you with a spoileriffic review of the new Aqua Man movie. Did the Lord of the Seven Seas triumph or is this movie just all wet? Second, many of our Ghost regulars converge to share some holiday cheer in the first ever GotS White Elephant Gift exchange!

Show 12.18.18: Spidey Claus is Coming to Town

On this week’s show: First, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, Chad Smith give you a spoiler filled review of the new "Spider-man: Into the Spiderverse" movie! Is it everything the critics have been raving about? Tune in to find out! Second, The gang tackles a Read pile review of the end of Brian Michael Bendis' run on Miles Morales Spider-man. Did it go out with a bang or should we just stick to the movie version?

Show 12.11.18: Fisherman’s Blueplex

Is there a chance for wrestling talk on this week’s episode of your comic book podcast? Only your ring announcer knows for sure! On this week’s show: The Ghosts are […]

Bonus Show 12.7.18: The NewlyGhost Game

The Ghosts welcome back our newlywed rookie couple Zach and Ashley, for some good ol' fashioned couples comic book fun! First, there's a rookie read pile of that famous New Teen Titans story "The Judas Contract. Second, the newlyweds square off against of veteran married couples of Andy & Nicole and Rob & Amanda in a our version of that classic 70s game show, The NewlyGhost Game!

Show 12.4.18: Animated Feature

The Ghosts of the Stratosphere spend the entire show on one topic: the Top 10 Greatest Animated Series based on Comic Books! Which of your favorites made our list??? Listen on to find out!

Show 11.27.18: 51st Show Hullaballoo!

On this week’s show: With the first 50 shows in the bag, the Ghosts welcome back their resident rookie, Zach Josebeck, to grill him on what comic book knowledge he has learned over the course of all those episodes. Top 10 Avengers? Who is Adam Warlock? Where did the Watchmen come from? It's all here! Second, the Ghosts tackle this past years huge Avengers comic book event: No Surrender. Was it the best series we've read since the show started or does it make us wave a white flag?

Show 11.20.18: NSFW, Not Sweet For Work

It's another of our patented Sweetheart shows as Andy and Stew are joined by their wives, Nicole and Amanda, to talk about one thing: SEX! (as in a Read Pile on Matt Fraction/Chip Zdarsky's "Sex Criminals") Second, The ladies challenge our Ghost Hosts with naming the best comic related characters that would excel at certain tasks such as calling customer service, being an underwear model, or writing definitions for the dictionary!

Show 11.13.18: All Downhill From Here

The Ghosts of the Stratosphere would like to dedicate this week’s show in the honor and memory of Stan Lee. On this week’s show: It’s Current Events Time for November […]