All New Showcase
Comics, movies, TV shows -- it's like having a comic shop argument with your best friends.
Episode 90.5: Friday the 13th So, Chase is alone in the dark drinking beer and smoking the halfling's leaf. What is he to do but watch one of his old time favorite slasher films with his good buddy Jason? He then decides that it would be a good idea to podcast. So here is the tale, but be warned: Chase does have a potty mouth.
Direct download: Friday_thh_13.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:00pm CDT

Episode 90: Halloween Spooktacular II It's the second annual 2 in 1 Showcase Halloween Spooktacular! In this oversized episode, the boys talk about their favorite slashers, both in the movies and in comics. The guys talk about the worlds of Halloween, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Friday the 13th, A Nightmare on Elm Street and the Freddy Vs. Jason Vs. Ash crossover, plus a discussion of the best slasher series ever to come out of comics, Hack/Slash. In the picks, Chase is a fan of Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen Special #1, while Blake has been introduced to the coolness that is Supernatural Law. E-mail us with your comments, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at Showcase@comixtreme.com!


Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network
Direct download: Ep._90_Halloween2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:28pm CDT

Episode 89.6: The Restless Dead As a special Halloween Treat (while you wait for Monday's Halloween Spooktacular II), Blake is here today to give you a reading of an all-new Halloween short story. You can read the full story as it's serialized over the next week at his website, Evertime Realms, but he hopes you enjoy this audio version of the first part of the tale. Enjoy "THE RESTLESS DEAD OF SIEGEL CITY!"
Direct download: Ep._89.6_Restless_Dead.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:07am CDT

Episode 89.5: Marvel Zombies Back in April, the Showcase boys did a special segment for Dr. Pus's Library of the Living Dead podcast giving their rundown of the Marvel Zombies universe! For those of you who missed that episode, it appears here in our feed for the first time. Happy Halloween, everybody!
Direct download: Ep._89.5_Marvel_Zombies.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:32pm CDT

Episode 89: The Omnibus Edition How do you read your comics? Once the monthly magazine has run its course, there are more options than ever before: hardcovers, paperbacks, digests, phone book-like "Essentials," Premiere hardcovers, and hefty, hefty omnibus editions. This week the guys talk about all the different ways comics can get collected in the aftermarket, which verions they like the best, which formats don't cut the mustard, and even the possibility of digital comics for your collected editions! In the picks this week, Chase is a fan of The Lone Ranger, while Blake recommends the new beginning in Fables #76 E-mail us with your comments, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at Showcase@comixtreme.com!


Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network
Direct download: Ep._89_Omnibus.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:01pm CDT

Episode 88: Daredevil Redux

It's a new beginning for the 2 in 1 Showcase podcast! With a slight change in format, the guys decide to go back and talk about a character who didn't get his due the first time they discussed him -- Daredevil. Blake and Chase talk about the character's history, some of their favorite stories, the way the book is featured today, and rumors of a new movie. But that's not all! This episode features the first ever 2 in 1 Showcase Trivia Contest! The winner will be selected from everyone who sends the correct answers to the five questions at the bottom of this post! In the picks this week, Blake loves the first Starman Omnibus, while Chase enjoys the new Flash Gordon comic! E-mail us with your comments, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at Showcase@comixtreme.com!


Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network

TRIVIA CONTEST QUESTIONS:
1. In what comic book did The Taskmaster make his first appearance?
2. Who played "Thug #1" or "Lead Thug" in the first Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles move?
3. On which side of his chest would you find Mr. Spock's heart, and in which Star Trek episode was this information revealed? (BONUS: How many eyelids does Spock have?)
4. What (in Chase's opinion) is the best edition of Dungeons and Dragons?
5. In what year was the first Conan the Barbarian story published?

E-mail your answers to showcase@comixtreme.com by November 1, 2008!

Direct download: Ep._88_Daredevil.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:54pm CDT

Episode 87: Yet Another Showcase Tangent It's a packed Tangent episode of the 2 in 1 Showcase Podcast -- surrounded by the staff and customers of BSI Comics, the boys are joined by regular back-up geeks Mike and Kenny, as well as Marcus and Anthony of Lightning Age Studios! This week, the guys read your e-mail about the Star Wars episode, discuss the new Force Unleashed videogame, give more tidbits about DC Online, talk about the end of the war in Fables, chat up the new fall TV season, and debate whether Will Smith should play Captain America. In the picks this week, Mike recommends Fallen Angel Vol. 4, Blake enjoyed Avengers: The Initiative #16, and Chase picks Garth Ennis's new Avatar title, Crossed. E-mail us with your comments, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at Showcase@comixtreme.com!
Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network
Direct download: Ep._87_YATangent.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:39pm CDT