Supersons

By Dan McMahon

Listen to a podcast, please open Podcast Republic app. Available on Google Play Store.


Category: Arts

Open in iTunes


Open RSS feed


Open Website


Rate for this podcast

Subscribers: 16
Reviews: 0

Description

A podcast dedicated to tackling every corner of the DC universe to make the comics more accessible for everyone.

Episode Date
Issue #16: Magic Girl Summer
42:18

As the summer comes to a close, we decided to go out in style with DC's own mistress of magic Zatanna! Jake and I ran into some technical problems which were solved by the Oracle Mike. Dan takes more of a Jake style of writing in his summary this week.

Let us know if you decode the opening this week because it's worth your time to do it. 

 

Stories covered in this issue:

Zatanna (Vol 2) 

Mystik U

Follow us on twitter @dcsupersons and support us at www.patreon.com/supersons

Aug 21, 2019
Vegan Grilled Cheeses with David Gallaher
01:22:16

We are joined by the newest friend of the show, David Gallaher! David wrote the Green Lantern tie in for the DC comics event Convergence. He is currently writing the new Ghost Recon game as well! We get to discuss Guy Gardner at length which we should all do more. You’re going to be in awe of the length of his knowledge of all things comic book.

Support us at www.patreon.com/Supersons

Aug 07, 2019
Meatball Parmesan Heroes with Jimmy Palmiotti
01:04:47

Today we are joined by Jimmy Palmiotti! I cannot believe I get to write that. Jimmy has done everything from comics to video games to television and beyond. Some notable titles are his run on Harley Quinn with his wife, Jonah Hex, Marvel Knights, and my personal favorite Uncle Sam and the Freedom Fighters! Jimmy gives great insight into the industry, the craft, and overall one heck of a great conversation! We are thankful that Jimmy came on to chat! 

Support us on patreon at www.patreon.com/Supersons

Find all of Jimmy’s work at www.paperfilms.com and find him on Twitter @jpalmiotti

Jul 24, 2019
Issue #15: Always Follow The Cake
01:15:10

Supersons, now with 100% more Reed! On this very special episode, we are joined by our friend Reed. Reed Co-co-hosts The Young Ones who all appeared in the opener! We are discussing the Doom Patrol today in comics and the original television show. If you aren’t familiar with the Doom Patrol, strap in for an exciting ride!

 

On today’s episode:

Doom Patrol Season 1 Episode 8 “Danny Patrol”

Doom Patrol “Crawling from the Wreckage”

 

Support us at www.patreon.com/supersons

Follow us @dcsupersons on Twitter

Find Reed @armustdie on Twitter and the Young Ones @youngonescast

Jul 10, 2019
Italian Subs with Tze Chun
41:45

On this latest installment of Supersons, we are very lucky to be joined by the legendary Tze Chun. Tze is the co-founder of TKO Studios who is trying to innovate on the way we read comics. Tze also served as a writer/director/producer on the hit show Gotham and Once Upon A Time!

Find TKO at www.tkopresents.com

Find Tze on twitter @thetzechun

Find us at @dcsupersons and at www.supersonspod.com

 

 

Jun 26, 2019
Issue #14: An HR Nightmare
53:07

Oh SNAP! The Supersons are back with a brand new episode! Today is our first patreon supported episode where we talk about Robin. More specifically Tim Drake. Dan and Jake get another odd job that doesn't go as planned...

 

On today's episode:

Batman: A Lonely Place of Dying

Red Robin: The Grail

 

Support our patreon at www.patreon.com/supersons 

Follow us on twitter @dcsupersons 

Leave us a review and tell some friends :)

Jun 12, 2019
Summer Sausages with Tim Seeley
01:00:04

We had the absolute pleasure of chatting with Tim Seeley who co-wrote Grayson and wrote a recent run on Nightwing. Topics discussed range from great discussions on the comic industry to some peaks behind the curtains of his incredible runs on comics. We'd like to thank Tim again for his time and tell you that you should go out to buy Grayson and Shatterstar ASAP! 

Find us at www.supersonspod.com!

Follow our instagram @supersonspodcast

Support us on www.patreon.com/supersons for access to our book club and bonus episodes!

May 29, 2019
Issue #13: Two Zooms, One Flash
56:46

Wally West. A name that has been in almost every issue so far is finally our headliner! We try to break down as many Flash's as we can without losing our minds or place in the speed force. 

Stories on this episode: 

The Flash: Blitz

Flash: The Return of Barry Allen

Find us at Supersonspod.com! 

Support us on Patreon at patreon.com/supersons to get access to bonus episodes and input on future episodes!

May 15, 2019
Issue #12: Batman Has A Cold
45:09

I hope this episode isn't met with an icy demeanor because of the subject matter... Mr. Freeze. I know we said we were doing the Flash but life happened. We needed a quick fix so we defrosted some episodes of Batman to cover one of the most interesting villains around.

Stories in this issue: 

Batman The Animated Series "Heart of Ice"

Batman Beyond "Meltdown"

Check us out at supersonspod.com!

Our patreon is live here if you want to support the show and get your picks on a future episode!

This weeks special cover art thanks to our friend Reed, isn't it beautiful? You can find Reed and our other wonderful friends on The Young Ones (A podcast about teen superheroes and why they love them)

May 01, 2019
Issue #11: Jake Gets His Way Again
57:04

Conspiracy theories, trench coats, and aerosols are just a few of the things we discuss this week in our Question episode. We are covering another one of Jake's favorite series. Dan's cats get a spotlight for probably longer than they should of. 

Stories in this Episode:

The Question: Zen and Violence

Justice League Unlimited S2E6 "Double Date"

Check us out on twitter @dcsupersons and at our website dcsupersonspod.com! 

 

Apr 17, 2019
Issue #10: Shazam!
59:48

You're about to hear our electrifying first crossover episode with our friend Luke and Devin from MultiversalQ. This issue is about one of the most popular heroes of all time Captain Marvel (not that one). 

Stories in this issue:

New 52 Shazam! 

Superman/Shazam!: First Thunder

Sorry about any audio issues, we had issues with a mic but Mike fixed the mic as best as he could. 

Find us at Supersonspod.com!

Apr 03, 2019
Issue #9: You Are Not Your Fears
01:04:08

In this episode, we cover two characters that are getting the spotlight in “Justice League vs The Fatal Five”. Dan may have found his new favorite Green Lantern. Everyone also learns a few valuable lessons along the way.

 

Stories in this issue:

 

JLA/JSA: The Lightning Saga

Green Lanterns Vol 1: Rage Planet

 

Find us at Supersonspod.com!

Mar 20, 2019
Issue #8: Big Dick (Grayson) Energy
01:07:43

In this issue, we finally cover Jake'a favorite hero Nightwing! Dan makes a teeny tiny little uh oh that sets everything in motion for the creation of a character everyone knows and loves. Jake and Dan do their first Q&A!

 

Stories in this issue:

Nightwing: Ties That Bind

Grayson: Vol 1

 

Follow us on twitter @dcsupersons

Mar 06, 2019
Issue #7: Wait, Clark Kent is Superman?!
01:04:44

This issue is a celebration of all things Superman. Dan and Jake talk about how Superman has become a much more important character in their lives as they get older. Only one mega-sized issue is covered this week with some of the biggest names in comic books writing stories with the Man of Steel!

Story on this issue:

Action Comics #1000 

Follow us on twitter @dcsupersons

Feb 20, 2019
Issue #6: We Don't Even Mention The Invisible Jet
48:49

On today's episode, Jake and Dan crash onto Themyscira where we cover Wonder Woman! This may be the first episode we don't mention Wally West! Both of today's stories are heavy hitters but only one comes out as the essential read!

 

Stories on this episode 

Wonder Woman: The Hiketeia

Wonder Woman: Blood

 

Follow us on twitter @dcsupersons

Feb 06, 2019
Issue #5: Vague Expositional Blueberries
59:50

On today's episode, Dan and Jake discuss two Green Lantern stories. Dan talks about his love for Forager on Young Justice. It only takes Jake 5 minutes this week to mention Wally West. Dan may or may not have joined a cult. Plus lots of other banter, bickering, and pulse-pounding adventure! There were a few audio issues on our end as usual but the Oracle cleaned those right up! 

Stories on today's show:

 

Emerald Twilight/New Dawn

 

Ion

 

CW: We do discuss the "fridging" and why it is bad. 

Jan 23, 2019
Issue #4: Outrageous Fish Tails
55:36

First episode of 2019 is hot off the skillet! In this issue, Dan and Jake dive head first into the ocean to cover two Aquaman stories. Dan gets to make a joke that he never thought he'd get to make. Jake experiences what a real-life trident impaling is like. It is also the first episode they have recorded at the same table. They bros also discuss their thoughts and feelings on the cinematic masterpiece Aquaman.

 

Stories in this episode:

Aquaman: The Trench

Aquaman: Time and Tide

 

Follow us on twitter @dcsupersons on Twitter!

 

Hit us with requests at dcsupersons@gmail.com or on twitter!

Jan 09, 2019
Issue #3: Batginnings
01:01:04

Our last issue before the new year! If you couldn’t tell by the title of the episode, we are talking a lot about the Dark Knight. Our two stories deal with new beginnings for the cowl. Also, Dan and Jake discuss the .00000001% chance that the legendary Willem Dafoe listens to the podcast.

Stories in this episode:

Batman: Earth One

Batman: Long Shadows

Find us @dcsupersons on Twitter!

Send us your story requests at dcsupersons@gmail.com and we will put them into rotation!

 

P.S. Jake had an audio issue this week, sorry about the sound issues. Mike, the Oracle to this Batfamily, went above and beyond to get it as best he could.

Dec 26, 2018
Issue #2: Have Yourself A Very Animated DCmas
01:00:26

The boys are back in town! A very special guest stops by the McMahon house with his bag of cheer. In today's issue, we cover two of DC comics animated holiday episodes. 

Stories in this issue:

Justice League, Season 2 Episode 23

Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Season 1 Ep 5 "Invasion of the Secret Santas"

Find us @dcsupersons on the Twitter! 

Email any requests or feedback to dcsupersons@gmail.com

 

Thanks to freesound.org for the sound bits in our opener!

Dec 12, 2018
Issue #1: A League Of Their Own
58:42

The origin episode of Supersons, a DC Comics podcast where two brothers dive head first into the multiverse to bring you back all of that comic book goodness. Things may start off a little bumpy but who knows, maybe we will have a reboot before Issue #2! On today's episode, we review two Justice League stories in which the team gets a new beginning. Will they have as much of a rocky start as us? Find out on Supersons!

Nov 19, 2018