Saturday, July 18, 2015
THE FANDOM ZONE 016: "Daredevil" is Up!
"You were right, what you told me on the radio that night...Not everyone deserves a happy ending."
-- Daredevil to The Kingpin, Daredevil: "Daredevil"
After a week off for the Independence Day holiday and my recovery for a sore throat, Karen Lindsay and I are back with another new episode of The Fandom Zone Podcast!
This week's reviews of comics on television include:
Birds of Prey 1x03 -- "Prey for the Hunter"
Daredevil 1x13 -- "Daredevil"
We talk about things like more Funko POP figures, Peter Capaldi giving props to Christopher Eccleston, Darwin Awards for the July 4th weekend, why ice powers make for a great bartender, Sgt. Hulka from Stripes, Huntress' bad guy attack fail, Detective Reese's metahuman issues, wondering where the other Justice Leaguers are in Birds of Prey, Dinah as a superhero who's afraid of being teased, a shoutout to the Batman storyline "No Man's Land," Huntress and Oracle arguing who's the bigger outcast, the Shakespeare bust from the 1966 Batman TV show, Keri Russell cutting her hair on Felicity, Karen Page's awkwardness at Ben Urich's funeral, Leland's huge blackmail fail with the Kingpin, hinting at Leland Jr. as The Owl from the comics, Matt and Foggy moving forward, Luciano Pavarotti's "Nessun Dorma," Matt finally becoming Daredevil, how Matt gets his Daredevil codename, Kingpin staring at a blank cell wall, wanting Arrow to rebound for Season 4, Daredevil raising the bar for other superhero TV shows, some comics on television news, our Ben Browder crossover with Next Stop Everywhere: The Doctor Who Podcast, some Farscape love, and more!
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Be sure to come back next week for the fourth episode of the 2002-03 WB series Birds of Prey, and the Arrow Season 2 episode "Suicide Squad," right here on The Fandom Zone Podcast!