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Show 7.24.18: California Conning

The Ghosts head editor, Ethan Larson, makes his first podcast appearance as he joins his brother Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, and Chad Smith for a extended recap of some of the major developments and reveals that came out of San Diego Comic Con this year! From the DC Streaming Service, to Marvel Movie News, Shazam, Amazing Spiderman, Batman with Guns, and a James named Gunn, we got you covered with this SDCC Extravaganza! Plus Japanese Wrestling news just because we can!

Show 7.17.18: Artist’s Alley

First, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart and Chad Smith name their top 3 favorite comic book artists! Did one of your favorites make our cut? Second, Nicole Larson joins the gang as they digest the first 10 issues of John Layman and Rob Guillory's Chew series on this week's Read Pile review

Show 7.10.18: Of Ants and Men

Get Ready to Blast off into the Microverse! We got your official Ghostified review of the Ant-man & Wasp movie! On this week’s show: Andy & Nicole Larson, Rob Stewart, […]

Bonus Show 7.6.18: Flash Mob

First, Andy Larson and his Ghost gang, do a read pile review of the classic Barry Allen Flash story "Death of Iris Allen" from issues #275-284. Second, Chad Smith and Rob Stewart engage in a fantastic funny book free for all in a "Versus" segment that pits Spider man's Rogues Gallery vs. the Flash's Rogues Gallery in a battle to the death!

Show 7.3.18: All ‘Merica Special

We've got a star spangled recap of what the Ghosts did on their summer vacations! What comics did we read? What misadventures befell us? Did we win glory in far off lands? Listen to find out. Plus results of many of our recent Twitter polls! Second, we've got a stunning display of several lightning quick summer themed Top 10 lists, like what superheroes would be the best at your holiday picnic!?! Finally, rookies Nicole Larson & Zach Josebeck join us for a read pile review of the classic Captain America epic, Winter Solider!

Show 6.26.18: Gordon’s Alive?!?

First, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, Chad Smith, and JA Scott do a read pile review of Jeff Parker and Doc Shaner's Dynamite run on Flash Gordon (no pun intended) Second, the Ghostly group trashes their top 10 least favorite cash grabbin' comic book crossovers! Here's a hint, we do not like Carnage very much...

Show 6.19.18: Munching on Planets

Ghost Regulars, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, and Chad Smith are joined again by comic book rookies, Zach Josebeck and Ashley Lamanna, for another round of geekgastic questions. Why does Galactus nom on planets? Why does the JLA let Batman hang around with them? Listen to hear our answers...

Show 6.12.18: Man of a Thousand Holes

Andy & Nicole Larson, Chad Smith, and Rob Stewart tackle another round of current events including the upcoming Luke Cage Netflix show, Comixology original releases, and Carol Danver's Captain Marvel shoes! Second, the group does a rookie read pile review of the very first multi issue arc from Stan Lee & Steve Ditko's Doctor Strange run featuring the Master of Mystic Arts vs. the inferious Dormammu/Baron Mordo team up! Eternity Awaits!

Show 6.5.18: Solo & Stuff

First, The Ghosts make the jump to lightspeed with a review of the latest chapter in the Star Wars Saga: Solo, A Star Wars Story. Did it shoot first? Or was it Bantha Fodder? Second, Andy, Chad, and Rob discuss some of their favorite comics based off of licensed properties? Will we talk Micronauts? Buffy the Vampire Slayer? Madballs? Pokemon? Listen to find out!

Bonus Show 6.1.18: Super Duper

It's a Tribute to the Man of Steel on this month's bonus episode! First, Andy & Rob engage in comic book combat in titanic "Versus" segment that pits Superman vs. He-Man! Second, the group weighs in on who is the greatest Superman "clone"/"rip off"/"homage" in comic books! Finally, it's a Super sized read pile review of the DC Elseworlds series, Justice League: Gods and Monsters.

Show 5.29.18: A History of Poor Choices

First, Andy Larson, Rob Stewart, and Chad Smith tackle their first "Not Top" Ten as they let their geek rage out over the Worst Things ever done to Spider-Man. Second, the gang reviews the Fred Van Lente's Fantastic Funny Pages Encyclopedia Extraordinaire namely called "Comic Book History of Comics".

Show 5.22.18: Come Again Next Tuesday

First, The Ghosts deliver another one of their patented spoileriffic movie reviews of the Merc with the Mouth latest cinematic chimichanga, Deadpool 2! Second, we start to get pumped up for the release of the latest Star Wars movie with a Read pile review of Charles Soule's Darth Vader fueled "Imperial Machine" Trade Paperback!

Show 5.15.18: Tex Mex Sandwich

Rookie Zach Josebeck returns to the fold for a good ol' fashioned Current Events segment as the Ghosts talk on Ant Man, Infinity War, and Ultraviolet Lanterns. In our second segment, the gang read pile reviews Joshua Corin and Todd Nauck's Digital Deadpool Release: Too Soon? Will it be more zany fun from the Merc with the Mouth or something best left dead?

Show 5.8.18: My Marvel Stock is Worthless

We welcome Ghost Host, Andy Larson's cousin, JA Scott, on to the show for the first time. JA has some stories to tell including the perils of buying Marvel Stock, trading custom figures for comic swag, the best ways to ape John Buscema art, and picks for favorite comic book "scrubs". These "D" list characters get no love normally, but we are giving them a chance to shine on this week's show.

Show 5.1.18: X-Trading

The host with the most ghostness, Andy Larson, is joined by Ghost regulars, Rob Stewart and Chad Smith, as they first throw down in a winner take all slobberknocker as they debate: "Who is the Greatest X-Man ever?" Second, the group has a comics style brainstorming session as they discuss which comic book characters they would trade to different companies if they could?

Bonus Show 4.27.18: Infinity War Extravaganza!

We've got a review of Avengers: Infinity War, from our late night viewing yesterday, with spoilers from minutes 12 to 41, so don't listen to that portion unless you too have already seen it! Also, the Ghosts will educate some of you new fans on some classic Avengers storylines in our Read pile segment covering "Avengers: Under Siege" and Thanos vs. the Avengers from Avengers Annual 7 and other books.