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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 […]

Show 11.6.18: Chad’s 90s Fever Dream

First, Host Andy Larson with Rob Stewart and Chad Smith dive back into their youth to revisit 3 Marvel comic series' released in the 90s: Darkhawk, Dr. Strange & the Secret Defenders, and Sleepwalker! Second, it's Fantasy Draft time as the ghost gang puts together the best team they can consisting of only 90s era comic book characters. Was your favorite included on one of our teams? Listen to find out!

Bonus Show 11.2.18: 1st Annual GotS Comic Quizarama!

Nicole Larson hosts our first ever GotS Comic Quizarama! See your favorite Ghost celebrities: Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, and Chad Smith as they battle it out for all out bragging rights when it comes to who knows the most useless comic book trivia out there!

Show 10.30.18: Ghost in the Cabinet

First, The gang tackles a spooktacular read pile review of "Afterlife with Archie" by Roberto Aqurre-Sacasa and Francesco Francavilla. Is it Riverdale meets the Walking Dead? Tune in to find out! Second, the Ghosts tackle their first interview on the show as they welcome Tim Gibson, Host and Creator of The Cabinet Podcast! This creepy video game meets horror story podcast will definitely be a treat for this Halloween season!

Show 10.23.18: Meet Me At the Crossroads

Rob Stewart takes the week off as Andy and Chad are joined by EC Larson and JA Scott for a Read Pile review of Kyle Stark's "Rock Candy Mountain" comic. Then the gang tackles a Top 10 list of the Greatest Supernatural Superheroes in comic books! Is your favorite on our list? Listen to find out!

Show 10.16.18: Zach Asks!

Our resident rookie, Zach Josebeck, bombards our GotS regulars with a whole hour of comic related questions sure to get even the greatest comic book minds thinking! From naming the best superhero to win a drinking contest, to why are there so many kinds of Krytonite, to what's the worst functional super power on the market, get ready for a deep dive into those questions that keep all us comic book nerds up at night!

Show 10.9.18: Le Burger Gros Ventre

We got a packed house as Andy & Nicole, Rob & Amanda, and Chad Smith all join forces to tackle the massive pile of comic book current event news including Iron Fist Season 2, Captain Marvel, Dark Phoenix, and DC's Heroes in Crisis series! Second, The gang sets their sights on naming their definite artists for some of comic book's most famous characters like Green Lantern, Thor, Dr. Doom and Superman. Is your favorite on our list? Listen to find out!

Bonus Show 10.5.18: Venomous

Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, Chad Smith and Zach Josebeck are set to deliver a review Sony's latest entry to the Marvel Universe: Venom! Did the movie bond with us in symbiotic harmony or did it make us want to eat our own brains? Second, the group is does a rookie read pile for all you Venom newbies on the "Birth of Venom" Trade Paperback covering all of Venom's early history from Amazing Spider-man!

Show 10.2.18: Filled with Rage

First, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, Chad Smith, and JA Scott do a read pile review of "Old Man Logan" by Mark Millar. Is it as good as the "Logan" movie? We shall see... Second, The gang tackles another team building exercise as they assign Lantern rings to worthy members of the Marvel Universe? Who will be Marvel's Green Lantern? Listen to this show to hear the results!

Show 9.25.18: Mad Sweets

Andy Larson and Rob Stewart are joined by their wives, Nicole & Amanda, as they talk about why Stew hates breakfast food, why Stephen Hawking and Salt 'n Peppa would make decent real life Avengers, and the ladies try to name as many superheroes as they can in the first ever GotS drinking game! Plus, we got the Harley Quinn origin story "Mad Love" as our read pile so stick around for that!

Show 9.18.18: Study Hall

First, the "OG" Ghost Crew of Andy, Rob, and Chad tackle their first ever superhero board game review by schooling us all in the finer points of Munchkin: The Marvel Edition. Second, the gang lists their top "3" favorite comic series that deal with school or teenagers. Did the X-men make list? What about Archie? Or the Teen Titans? Listen to find out!

Show 9.11.18: My Blank Pages

Resident Rookie, Zach Josebeck, returns to the show to help the guys shed some light on the Ghosts' latest read pile entry, The Green Lantern event: Blackest Night! Then, our Rookie Top 10 segment makes it's return as Zach names his Top 10 Batman Villains. Who's the top banana of his rogue's gallery? Listen to find out!

Show 9.4.18: That Sweet Science

Ghost Regulars, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, and Chad Smith are joined by guest, JA Scott, as they step into the ring with the 70s pop culture classic "Superman vs. Muhammad Ali" Second, The Ghosts talk shop on who the definite comic book artist is for certain characters? Who draws Spidey the best? What about the Joker? Or the Hulk? Stay tuned to hear the results!