Its Chris, Pete, and Pete at the roundtable today, and the Black Flash is the first thing on Pete's mind! A quick (pun intended) review of Legends of Tomorrow and Flash gives way to this week's comics, including indie hit Box Office Poison Color Comics by writer and artist Alex Robinson, and Planetoid Praxis, written and drawn by Ken Garing. Nailbiter hits its penultimate chapter, and Killer Frost turns over a new leaf.
Submitted by Pete on Wed, 02/08/2017 - 06:52
Rocket Scientist-Ninja Chris Craddock makes his Season 10 debut on the Pete's Basement Show! Justice League vs Suicide Squad concluded this week, and found a surprisingly receptive audience in Pete. Meanwhile, many years before Wonder Woman would emerge from clay, The Odyssey of the Amazons sees the girls of Themisyra taking on the frost giants of Nordic lore! Another hitman gets screwed over in Dante, and a town full of women find themselves suddenly in charge of the entire kingdom in Lady Castle!
Submitted by Pete on Tue, 01/31/2017 - 19:03
Dimitrios drops in for his 1st appearance in Season 10, with news of his new comic shop opening up! Anyone Comics in Crown Heights, Brooklyn will be opening in less than two months! And he's got plenty of giveaways for the Basement fans out there! His creator-owned Millennials 2 hits the stands and he's giving them to you -- as long as you can answer his trivia questions, that is! Meanwhile, God Country from Paybacks' Donny Cates and KaBOOM's The Deep took top marks this passed week. Amazing art and stories and the boys are raving about them! Justice League vs.
Submitted by Pete on Thu, 01/19/2017 - 08:04
Pete and Ramon have some great Indie books that you need to be reading! Avatar and Action Lab get top marks this week. The Flash and Agents of SHIELD go on their winter breaks, and the boys have their reviews all ready. They talk the new Guardians of the Galaxy trailer, Baby Groot, and watch the boys' reaction to the Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer right on the show! It's the internet on the internet! Pretty sure that's like dividing by 0...
Submitted by Pete on Wed, 12/14/2016 - 07:37
It's Pete and Ramon back for two weeks worth of comic reviews! The CW crossover just finished, and the boys are gonna' tell you all about it (with as few spoilers as possible) The rest of our comic book TV shows are drawing closer to their winter break, and we'll bring you up to speed. Meanwhile on the printed page, John Layman's Chew finishes its epic 60-issue run. And what a series it was! A Must-Read if ever the boys have read one! Marvel' NOW's new Venom book is a surprise hit, along with Black Mask's No Angel by Agents of SHIELD's own Adrianna Palicki and her brother Eric!
Submitted by Pete on Tue, 12/06/2016 - 17:54
Pete's buddy A.K. joins Ramon and Cheeze in the Basement this week. Stranger Comics' new Vampire Hunter D series is the talk of the table! Amazing art and a story that stays true to its character's roots, this is a Must-Read, whether you're a VHD veteran or you've never picked up a D novel, manga, or anime in your life! Trust the Basement Crew -- you'll like this one! DC's He-Man/Thundercats series keeps going strong with issue 2! It's every 80s kid's dream come true to see all their favorite cartoon characters finally interacting!
Submitted by Pete on Sat, 11/26/2016 - 10:57
Adam makes a triumphant and boisterous return to the roundtable this week! DC: Rebirth and DC TV's season finales are the major topics of discussion...or should I say argument? Who liked Arrow? Who liked Flash? Does anybody still like Gotham?? And what's the deal with Captain America? How does the Basement Crew feel about Cap being a turncoat? All that, and Scooby Doo too! What are you waiting for? Hit the play button!
Submitted by Pete on Sun, 05/29/2016 - 07:17
It's Pete's Basement Raw and Uncut!! That's right- it's a Civil War-length episode of Pete's Basement guest-starring Dimitrios and Greg! Yes! They are alive! They survived the drunken madness of Episode 400 to join the roundtable this week just in time to talk about Civil War! Who's Team Cap and who's Team Iron Man in the Basement? The boys have a full review of their favorite parts of the movie. The Punisher is Pete's new favorite book (of course) and the boys have a few oddballs that you might have missed, like Alpha King, Satellite Falling, and The Fourth Planet.
Submitted by Pete on Wed, 05/18/2016 - 08:24
It's a double-sized Pete's Basement episode as the boys have three -- count 'em - THREE weeks worth of books to cover! Joining the likes of Black Panther, Grizzly Shark, and Hot Damn are The Three Stooges, Teddy Roosevelt in The Rough Riders, and a heart transplant gone slightly awry in Heartthrob! The boys talk The Walking Dead and the consequences attached to an ending like that!
Submitted by Pete on Tue, 04/19/2016 - 13:01