#69: The Return of Troy Brownfield


This week Dave, John and Dustin sit down with one of our favorite returning guests Troy Brownfield (Grimm Fairy Tales Myths & Legends, Clash of Queens). The guys discuss Troy’s work for Dynamite, Blood Queen, and his new book Prince Dracula. Plus what would it be like if Disney characters did star in Pulp Fiction?!  We also take a stroll down memory lane with Troy as we discuss this article written by a younger and more innocent Mr. Brownfield: http://www.newsarama.com/7113-10-comics-that-aren-t-films-yet-but-should-be.html So sit back and enjoy!


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#68: Con v Con: Dawn of Injustice


This week Dave, Ben and John sit down and talk about some of the latest comic book news. Batman v Superman moves their release date, they are no longer going to up against Cap 3. Along with that some of the plot points have been leaked. Doctor Strange movie not going to be an origin story. And perhaps the most disturbing recent development, San Diego Comic-Con sue Salt Lake City Comic Con over use of the term Comic-Con!?! That can’t be good for anyone. So sit back and take it all in as we discuss these and many other topics on this weeks episode. Enjoy!


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 question of last week:  In a recent story in the comics it was revealed why Captain America’s Shield is the...

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Review #8: Robyn Hood #1

Robyn Hood #1


Publisher: Zenescope

Writer: Pat Shand

Art Work: Larry Watts

Colors: Slamet Mujiono

Letters: Jim Campbell

Editor: Pat Shand

Whether you are a long time reader of the Robyn Hood series or a new comer, Robyn Hood #1 is an excellent beginning to the next chapter in her saga. This book masterfully sets up the 3rd chapter in the series. Those who have read the series know that Robyn is back in New York and ready to make a difference. For the new comer the book is masterfully written so that you do not feel lost in the new story.

Pat Shand does an excellent job of easing us into Robyn’s new adventures in new work. Where we find her working with Marian Quin in New York as a private investigator of the super natural...

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#67: Pat Shand


This week Dave and John sit down with Zenescope’s busiest writer Pat Shand. Pat has written such Zenescope titles as Grimm Fairy Tales, Godstorm, Wonderland, Realm Knights and many, many others. But The guys talk to him about the upcoming Robyn Hood ongoing series. Where we find Robyn now back in New York and starting on a new adventure. So sit back and enjoy a chat with one of the busiest guys in comics!


Also on this episode we welcome Dustin to team Super Hero Speak. Dustin will be a new hos on our up coming YouTube show where we will be reviewing and recaping all the new super hero based shows coming this fall. Stay tuned for more details.

This episode is dedicated to Robin Williams and the legacy he leaves behind...

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#66: Guardians of the Galaxy



This week the guys are talking Guardians of the Galaxy. Guardians is quickly becoming know as the best Marvel movie so far, but not all the hosts share this sentiment. Though they all enjoyed the film, found out why one of them can’t agree it’s the best Marvel movie to date.. Together they break down the film and all the performances from Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Vin Diesel as Groot, and Bradley Cooper as Rocket. One of the best ensemble casts thus far. Also was Lee Pace as Ronan the Accuser a great villain? And did Karen Gillan’s performace as Nebula surprise you as well? So site back strap in and enjoy the ride as we talk Guardians of the Galaxy. Warning: Spoilers ahead!


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#65: Elena: Divinity Rising


It’s Super Hero Speak’s first international episode! This week Dave sits down with Stuart Jennett and Darren Pearce from the U.K. and they talk all about their new book Elena: Divinity Rising. Also Dave learns about how comics differ in the United Kingdom from the U.S. Darren is a new comer to the comics scene, where Stuart is a long time vet having worked for Marvel U.K. and had much success with his series Chronos Commandos. So take a look into Elena: Divinity rising with us and enjoy!


Follow Elena Anchova on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ElenaAnchova

Follow Stuart Jennett on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Stu_Jennett

Stuart’s website: http://stuartjennett.com/

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#64: The New Disney Princess


This week John, Dave and Ben sit down and discus all the latest news from Marvel and DC. Tony Stark is moving, the Falcon is taking over for Cap and Thor is now a woman!?! Does that make Thor the new Disney Princess? Also in this episode DC announces that their TV and Movie universes will be completely separate. Hear the guys discuss these along with all the latest comic book and movie news. So sit back and enjoy!


 question of last week: Who is the second oldest mutant in the Marvel Universe?

Answer: Turns out it is Apocalypse.

And the winner is Brent Yard! Congrats you are the geek of the week! Follow Brent on twitter here: https://twitter.com/bwyard

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#63: Face Value Comics Returns


This week Ben, Dave and John all sit down with the creative team behind Face Value Comics. That’s right Angela and Dave Kot return with artist Sky. The team tell us about their all new issue 2 that was just released. Along with their really big news, they are now being distributed through Diamond Distribution! So look for Face Value Comics to be in your local comic shop soon! In the mean time sit back and enjoy the interview.


You can find Face Value Comics on the web here: http://facevaluecomics.com/

and on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/FaceValueComics

or follow them on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/FaceValueComics

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#62: Erica J. Heflin


This week John and Dave sit down with comic book writer Erica J. Heflin. Erica has written such books as Flesh of White, The Black Hand and Mother and Son. And now she’s taking over writing duties on Zenescope’s Wonderland starting with issue 26. So sit back as Erica tells us all about her writing, hanging out with reptiles and plumbing with swords! Enjoy!


Follow Erica on witter: https://twitter.com/raistlyne

Find her comics here: http://www.readwebcomics.com/

#stumpthegeekspeak question from last week: Which publisher was the first to publish a Captain Marvel comic book? Bonus why is there a captain Marvel at both DC and Marvel? Answer Fawcet comics 1939. For the rest of the story listen to this week’s winner in the episode.

And the winner i...

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#61: So Not Super (Take 2)


Hey boys and girls, as promised we just had Julie and Gary Lobstein back on the show to make up for the technical difficulties from the last time they were on. So sit back and listen as they tell us tales of filming So Not Super and all the plans around the show along with some insight on their documentary “Who is the question?” Plus will Super Hero Speak be getting an honorable mention in an up coming episode? Listen here to find out!


Also we’d like to announce our first ever #stumpthegeekspeak winner! Congratulations to Jeff Fisher! Jeff is one of our many twitter followers and the first to correctly respond to the question: Who in the DC universe created the drug that venom is based on?

We originally were looking for Bannerman Pharmaceuticals

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