Geek & Sassy #15

September 7, 2017

In the 15th episode, the dynamic duo go in depth with their current Reads, Streams and Downloads. One show in particular brings up an interesting conversation on an issue near and dear to their hearts. In the second half, Jenny and Mirandia review and discuss the classic animated movie Batman: Mask of the Phantasm. Does it hold up? Is the Joker a necessary addition to the film? And as always, get a taste of that Nerd Eye Candy.


Go Home in a Box: Episode 20 - “Wolfman’s Got Nards: Kids in Horror”

September 6, 2017

This week, with the pending release of the remake to Stephen King's "IT", Chris & Joel take a deep look at other films in the horror genre that revolve around kids. Movies such as Child's Play, Silver Bullet, The Deadly Spawn, The Monster Squad and the original IT miniseries are dissected, all in an attempt to prepare YOU, the listener, for what will hopefully be some scares for a new generation of horror fans. PLUS, the guys run down the new retro releases on blu-ray/dvd from 8/29 and 9/5; and it's the return of STUMP JOEL, as Chris throws trivia questions at Joel in an attempt to test his knowledge of 90s horror.

Check out why Go Home in a Box should be your podcast source for discussion of action, horror and sci-fi films from the 1970s, 80s and 90s.

Sellers Points Special: Talkin’ Shop

September 6, 2017

Welcome to Sellers Points, where long-time friends and comic nerds Russell and Kelley use every episode to tell you about the best in comics and comics adaptations along with their own brand of “award-winning” analysis.

After some scheduling issues, the guys are back! But instead of talking Spider-Man: Homecoming, they’re talkin’ shop. What have Russell and Kelley been reading the last month? What’s been good and worth your hard-earned dollar? What might be worth dropping? Will Russell ever crack a funny one-liner? Prepare to have your jaws left agape (literally) as Sellers Points goes through the spinner racks and deals with the issues. 


The Sunday Groove #2: Top 6 Life-changing Albums

September 5, 2017

Welcome to The Sunday Groove, where David Sunday discusses music of all types. David, a self-diagnosed “Music Addict” will guide your journey on a monthly basis. Each episode features a different guest and will discuss different bands that get us excited and passionate. This episode features another one of my best friends, Greg Phillips (one half of Hard Traveling Fan Boys on PTBN Pop). Greg and I both choose 6 albums that formed and transformed our love of music forever. These albums are not the best albums of all time, but albums that stood out to us and mean a lot to us on our Musical Journey of Life. Please contact me @SundayGroovePTB on twitter, or David Sunday on Facebook in the Place to Be Nation Comics page and let me know your thoughts.


Top Beer: Founders Brewery & Declaration Brewing

September 4, 2017

This week on the docket we have: Founders Brewing and Declaration Brewing.  We also try to avoid talking about politics, the downfall of twitter and Adrian makes a couple of small (big) announcements. ​


Hard-Traveling Fanboys Podcast #72: PTBN Pop! Comic Book Theatre — Watchmen

September 1, 2017

Mild-mannered reporters by day, Greg Phillips and Nick Duke share an intense love of comic books that has made them the Hard-Traveling Fanboys. Some events, however, call for more than just two fanboys to discuss. Banding together with fellow comic book aficionados on these occasions, Greg and Nick will present a GIANT-SIZED edition of their weekly podcast.

Folks, this is it. After months of build, the Hard-Traveling Fanboys and Place to Be Nation POP! proudly present to you the debut episode of COMIC BOOK THEATRE! In this debut episode, the vocal talents of the PTBN crew bring to you our audio adaptation of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' seminal masterpiece "Watchmen." Listen ... if you dare!


Hard-Traveling Fanboys Podcast #71: Countdown — Marvel Netflix episodes

August 26, 2017

Mild-mannered reporters by day, Greg Phillips and Nick Duke share an intense love of comic books that has made them the Hard-Traveling Fanboys. And if there’s anything that fanboys love, it’s debating what book is better than another book or which character is “cooler.”

Enter Countdown, a monthly episode where Greg and Nick will each give a top five list and debate the merits therein. In this episode, the boys celebrate the debut of "The Defenders" by counting down their favorite episodes of Marvel Netflix's universe-within-the-MCU. From Daredevil to Luke Cage, every show is represented on their lists ... except one.


PTBN’s NBA-Team Podcast: Holy KI-IT!

August 24, 2017

The NBA, and the trade winds, simply could not be on their best behavior while Adam Murray and Andrew Riche were away, so here comes the NBA-Team to pick up the pieces on possibly the biggest trade in the last five years in the NBA. Riche and Adam discuss every angle, scenario, ramification, and championship caliber effects on the Kyrie Irving trade on both the Cleveland side and the Boston side. So suit up and take it out with the NBA-Team!"


Go Home in a Box - Episode 19: “Really Dumb Things That Go Bump in the Night”

August 23, 2017

This week, Chris and Joel have made another list. This time they each rhyme off their own list of horror films that contain really stupid killers. From giant killer rabbits in Night of the Lepus to a killer bed in Death Bed: The Bed That Eats, the guys have compiled quite an interesting and mostly humorous list of films that probably should not scare you but were totally designed to.

Also, the guys check out new retro releases such as the 1983 classic HERCULES starring Lou Ferrigno, which is out this week from Shout Factory. Finally, there is a new segment on the show as Chris attempts to STUMP JOEL with some random trivia about some of their favorite films.
Check out why Go Home in a Box should be your podcast source for discussion of films from the VHS era.

Luncha Undead: SES Edition with Andrew Shillinglaw

August 21, 2017

The boys are joined by the incredible shrieking shrink Andrews Shillinglaw ( @JustShillinglaw ). Andrew has been in the wrestling podcasting game for long time, but he also has a great knowledge of #indiebeer. They boys get in to his history yarding as well as schoolin. Listen to Andrew on the Sports Entertainment Shrinks over on the Wrestling With Worlds podcast feed.


PopBlast! Dark Nights: Metal

August 20, 2017

Russell Sellers and Todd Weber discuss DC Comics' awesome METAL issue 1, which features the superstar BATMAN team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo reunited​​​ for a massive, universe-spanning event! 


Hard-Traveling Fanboys Podcast #70: Off the Page — Green Lantern: Emerald Knights

August 18, 2017

Mild-mannered reporters by day, Greg Phillips and Nick Duke share an intense love of comic books that has made them the Hard-Traveling Fanboys. And their love of comics isn’t limited to the page. In Off the Page, Greg and Nick will examine pieces of comic book media outside the comics themselves.

In honor of Rowdy Roddy Piper, who passed away two years ago, the boys look at his only work within the world of mainstream comic book adaptations: the 2011 animated film Green Lantern: Emerald Knights! Hear why the boys love his portrayal of a fan favorite side character and why they consider this to be perhaps the greatest version of Green Lantern outside the comics.


Go Home in a Box - Episode 18: “Rogue Cops, Rocket Launchers & Robert Tepper: Action Fiilms of the 80s”

August 16, 2017

Commando. Cobra. Invasion USA. Avenging Force. Death Wish 3., and yes....Hard Ticket to Hawaii. These are some of the films that Chris & Joel have fun with on this week's Go Home in a Box. Join in on the discussion as the guys hit on all the tropes of action films that were as excessive as only decade that could contain them.

Plus, new retro releases on dvd and blu-ray include a handful of Stephen King adaptations, another cash-in by Paramount, and more.
Check out why Go Home in a Box should be your podcast source for discussion of genre films from the VHS era.

PTBN PopBlast: Mister Miracle #1

August 15, 2017

Todd Weber (Coversation:Comics!) takes a look at DC's much-anticipated new book Mr. Miracle. Does it live up to the hype? Can a reader who's never encountered Kirby's New Gods enjoy it? Todd recaps and reviews the issue for you. Warning: thar be SPOILERS ahoy!​


Top Beer w/ Dan Scotti

August 14, 2017

​On the docket this week: Denver Beer Co., Sixpoint Brewing and Magnify Brewing Company with special guest Dan Scotti.  Check out Dan @danscotti and @wrestlewords and also follow us on Untappd @delaboots and @luchaundead.