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Superman Lives Episode 2: Fixing The DC Universe

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In this week’s episode of Superman Lives, host Chris Meaux offers his long-gestating solution to the fixing the narrative and editorial problems of the current “New 52″ DC Universe. Chris explains that he believes DC has had the solution their problems for many years, but have yet to fully realize and exploit that solution to make most readers happy and increase sales of DC product across the board.

Superman Lives Episode 2: Fixing The DC Universe

Superman Lives…Lives Again!

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Welcome to a new beginning for Superman Lives, a podcast that explores the legend of the Man of Steel throughout the course of his 76 year history! This week’s episode is an “excellent jumping-on point” for new listeners, and “reboots” Superman Lives for what will hopefully be a new era of greatness! Join host Chris Meaux as he discusses why he decided to put the show on hiatus, his thoughts on Man of Steel and current Superman comics and fandom, his comic book fan “secret origin,” and his plans for the future of Superman Lives!

Feel free to contact Chris about Superman Lives at [email protected].

Superman Lives 01: Superman Lives…Lives Again!

Up, Up, and Away! Episode 05 – On the Origin(s) of Superman: 1978-1986

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On the Origin(s) of Superman: 1978-1986

Mario takes a look at the origins presented from 1978 through 1986 and “The Arctic Giant” Fleischer short. Be sure to stick around for a special surprise in this episode!

Find us on Facebook by searching for “Up, Up, and Away Podcast”

Mario can be contacted through Twitter @Mariofanofsteel and through email at [email protected]

Superman Forever Radio Episode 41- The SFnR

Episode 41- The SFnR

(NOTE- This episode was originally posted as Season 2, Episode 1)

Change is in store for Superman Forever Radio, as the DC Reboot inspires David to take the show in an all new, fresh direction.

It’s a major announcement that will change the show’s second season, and the way Superman is covered.

Amalak, the alien with a mad on for Kryptonians must contend with Superman, Power Girl, Supergirl, Krypto, and Christopher Kent in Superman #670, which concludes the “Third Kryptonian” storyline.

The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel face down Darkseid in the conclusion of the “Torment” storyline in Superman/Batman # 42, before going toe to toe with Dr. Light in issue #42.

And, we conclude the first season of Superman: The Animated Series with the 13th episode- “Two’s a crowd” where we learn the importance of a big screen TV.

And Darkseid returns to the show to make amends, and to make his own important announcement.

Superman Podcasts for other eras

The Superman Podcast Network

Golden Age- The Thrilling Adventures of SupermanThe Golden Age Superman.

Silver AgeSuperman Fan Podcast.

Bronze AgeSuperman in the Bronze Age.

Post-Crisis Era- From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast.

Music- Theme from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) by Jay Gruska Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Music- Theme from Superman: The Movie (1978) by John Williams Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

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Superman Forever Radio Episode 39- Welcome to my Fortress

 

Episode 39- Welcome to my Fortress

This is not the episode I expected.

But, Sometimes life gets in the way- and we make do.

I explain the changes in format, and the origin points of the show.

A look back on my favorite episodes, and some Superman-related memories, as well as my history as a podcaster- and an announcement of David’s newest podcast.

Superman Podcasts for other eras

The Superman Podcast Network

Golden Age- The Thrilling Adventures of SupermanThe Golden Age Superman.

Silver AgeSuperman Fan Podcast.

Bronze AgeSuperman in the Bronze Age.

Post-Crisis Era- From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast.

Music- Theme from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) by Jay Gruska Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Music- Theme from Superman: The Movie (1978) by John Williams Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

Superman and all related characters, the distinctive likenesses thereof and related elements are trademarks of DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.

This Podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and does not gain profit from the images, or related properties belonging to DC Comics or Warner Bros. Entertainment.

 

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Superman Forever Radio Episode 37- Darkseid and Sons

 Episode 37- Darkseid and Sons

This week, the journey continues as we look at Action Comics # 856, and the second part of “Escape from Bizarro World.”

Then, the penultimate chapter of “Camelot Falls” drops in Superman 667, with the Man of Steel taking on Subjekt 17.

Batman discovers some feelings as Superman battle to regain his mind taking on Darkseid and the New Gods in Superman/Batman #40, which is preceded by a look at Darkesid himself, and the odd New Genesis/Apokolips family tree.

And Superman’s ex-girlfriend shows her face, in a wacky underwater battle featured in Superman Confidential #6.

Superman Podcasts for other eras

The Superman Podcast Network

Golden Age- The Thrilling Adventures of SupermanThe Golden Age Superman.

Silver AgeSuperman Fan Podcast.

Bronze AgeSuperman in the Bronze Age.

Post-Crisis Era- From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast.

Music- Theme from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) by Jay Gruska Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Music- Theme from Superman: The Movie (1978) by John Williams Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

Superman and all related characters, the distinctive likenesses thereof and related elements are trademarks of DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.

This Podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and does not gain profit from the images, or related properties belonging to DC Comics or Warner Bros. Entertainment.

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Superman Forever Radio Episode 36- Bizarro am love Superman

 Episode 36- Bizarro am love Superman

Welcome back.

After a two week hiatus, things finally get back to normal on SFR, for the first time in a while.

Back to one episode a week, and happy.

This week, we look at the rest of the Superman books cover dated October, 2007.

Including Jimmy Olsen‘s battle with a Kryptonite-powered monkey in Action Comics 854.

Superman arrives on Bizarro world with Action Comics 855.

And we take a good look at Bizarro, from his first appearance, to the creation of Htrae, and the post-crisis rebirth of the imperfect duplicate.

Then we take a trip on the dark side, as Superman takes on the corruption of his own soul is Superman #666.

And, the New Gods wreak havoc for the Man of Steel, and the Dark Knight is Superman/Batman #39.

On top of that, we look at one of the funnest episodes of Superman: The Animated series as The Main Man, Lobo arrives and attempts to frag the Man of Tomorrow.

Superman Podcasts for other eras

The Superman Podcast Network

Golden Age- The Thrilling Adventures of SupermanThe Golden Age Superman.

Silver AgeSuperman Fan Podcast.

Bronze AgeSuperman in the Bronze Age.

Post-Crisis Era- From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast.

Music- Theme from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) by Jay Gruska Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Music- Theme from Superman: The Movie (1978) by John Williams Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

Superman and all related characters, the distinctive likenesses thereof and related elements are trademarks of DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.

This Podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and does not gain profit from the images, or related properties belonging to DC Comics or Warner Bros. Entertainment.

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Superman Forever Radio Episode 34- Reboot Thoughts

 Episode 34- Reboot Thoughts

This week’s bombshell put the screeching brakes on what would have been episode 34.

Instead, I had to talk about DC’s plan to reboot, and what it means to me, to this show, and I revisit my initial reaction to the news.

Plus- My loose itinerary for the Superman celebration in metropolis, Illinois-from Brandon Routh to Super-friends- prepare for a great time.

And, finally, an announcement that will change some things in the future.

Superman Podcasts for other eras

The Superman Podcast Network

Golden Age- The Thrilling Adventures of SupermanThe Golden Age Superman.

Silver AgeSuperman Fan Podcast.

Bronze AgeSuperman in the Bronze Age.

Post-Crisis Era- From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast.

Music- Theme from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) by Jay Gruska Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

Superman and all related characters, the distinctive likenesses thereof and related elements are trademarks of DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.

This Podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and does not gain profit from the images, or related properties belonging to DC Comics or Warner Bros. Entertainment.

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Superman Forever Radio Episode 33- LIVE!

Episode 33- LIVE!

It’s the first episode of Superman Forever Radio recorded while streaming live.

While there are technical issues at the beginning, there are some great moments as Neil Cole of the Supermansupersite.com and Isaac Daniel Frisbie of The World’s Best Podcast drop in to talk the Superman Celebration, and the Superman movie franchise.

It was a learning experience, but a heck of a lot of fun.

Next Sunday- back to normal as we look at the Superman comics on stands for October, 2007 as well as Bizarro and Lobo.

Superman Podcasts for other eras

The Superman Podcast Network

Golden Age- The Thrilling Adventures of SupermanThe Golden Age Superman.

Silver AgeSuperman Fan Podcast.

Bronze AgeSuperman in the Bronze Age.

Post-Crisis Era- From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast.

Music- Theme from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) by Jay Gruska Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

Superman and all related characters, the distinctive likenesses thereof and related elements are trademarks of DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.

This Podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and does not gain profit from the images, or related properties belonging to DC Comics or Warner Bros. Entertainment.

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Superman Forever Radio Episode 32- Early October 2007

Episode 32- Early October 2007

This week- The final Thursday review episode before Superman Forever Radio returns to it’s once a week format.

Gasp as Jimmy Olsen takes on the Kryptonite Man in Action Comics #853. The issue also features the return of a certain Kryptonian that excites me to no end.

Also, want to join in on the live episode via Skype? My user name is david.weter.

Only a few days left until SFR goes live. Remember- Sunday may 29th, 2011 at 6 PM Central Time.

Superman Podcasts for other eras

The Superman Podcast Network

Golden Age- The Thrilling Adventures of SupermanThe Golden Age Superman.

Silver AgeSuperman Fan Podcast.

Bronze AgeSuperman in the Bronze Age.

Post-Crisis Era- From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast.

Music- Theme from Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) by Jay Gruska Published by Warner-Barham Music, LLC (BMI)

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

Superman and all related characters, the distinctive likenesses thereof and related elements are trademarks of DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.

This Podcast is for entertainment purposes only, and does not gain profit from the images, or related properties belonging to DC Comics or Warner Bros. Entertainment.

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