Episode 59, X-Men vs King Arthur

Do you need to know more than what’s in the title? Yes you do! That’s why you should listen to this episode of the Doombots Podcast. While the topic may sound silly, we actually get into some pretty deep discussion about what responsibility creators have to make sure their work isn’t used for ill. Does the modern Krakoan era of X-Men stories accidentally promote racism? What is the value of incorporating known mythology into modern “pop” stories? And what does it mean that “If you die in Otherworld, you come back wrong.”

Episode 58: Nightcrawler’s Faith & Religion In The Marvel Universe

This week we ostensibly talk about Nightcrawler starting his own New Age-y religion for mutants on Krakoa, but there’s a great big chunk that’s mostly about how much Zach hates Doctor Nemesis and thinks the way Marvel handles godly power in the comic universe is nonsense. Enjoy!

Episode 56: Marvel Video Games — The Good, the Bad and the Strike Force

Taking a bit of a diversion from our usual chatter about comic book weirdness, this week the Doombots are talking about video game weirdness. Searnold loves X-Men on Genesis (until that one part), Zach get really mad about someone being “the world’s most famous murderer,” and they both bond over their recovery from a ravaging Marvel’s Strike Force addiction.

Episode 52: Dickjokes & Tangents (Our 2nd Anniversary Celebration!)

It’s finally here! The 2 year anniversary of the Doombots Podcast will feature a slew of cut content from past episodes. From overly emotional reactions, to discussions about language and the Dewey Decimal system, this episode has it all. Including a lot of immature humor! Come laugh and scream and generally have fun with us as we look back on some shit that was so whacky it didn’t make the cut into a regular episode.

Episode 51: 50 Bizarre C-List Marvel Characters We Want In The MCU – Part 2!

This week, we’re looking at #26 through 50 in our roundup of the weirdest, best and downright inexplicable C-list (or lower) characters we hope to see in the MCU!

Ep. 47 – Wolverine’s Time Travel Shenanigans and Omega-Naming Conventions

This week on The Doombots Podcast, we’re breaking down the latest Wolverine stories — specifically X lives of Wolverine and X Deaths of Wolverine!

Episode 43: Carol Danvers and the Kree Psyche Magnitron

xplain what that’s all about. We also examine the original Captain Marvel and the first Captain Marvel who are, in fact, 2 different characters. We’ll discuss the best ways to make a retcon, and wonder how many people on Earth are aliens in disguise.

Episode 40: Marvel Studios Movies and TV Shows Ranked (and Then Argued and Discussed at Tedious Length)

So, there was this recent ranking of ALL 44 movies and TV shows made by Marvel Studios, and this week The Doombots are weighing in on the entire MCU.

Episode 32: Grant Morrison’s New X-Men Makes Mutants Cool and Bonkers Again

When Grant Morrison took the helm on the X-Men, everything was bound to change forever. But no one (except Grant Morrison) could have predicted just how bananas the ride would be. We’re breaking down some of the craziest elements that made Morrison’s run on the New X-Men so groundbreakingly bizarre.

Marvel Comic’s 10 Most Important Moments from 2020

A lot has happened this year in Marvel comics. Some of it was great. Some of it was terrible. Some of it just was. Rather than rank the “best” moments (as storytelling quality is quite subjective), I want to look at the 10 most important moments – things that will continue to effect the Marvel Universe and its characters for the foreseeable future… or at least until a new writer comes along and changes everything.