043 Machete Review

07 Feb. 2014

Shop Talk 010


Ten episodes already! And this week is the mother of all podcasts and we went off the rails! So much so that this week’s episode is two and a half hours! Don’t worry though, not everything will appeal to every listener, so to help you navigate and let you skip the topics of conversation you …

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03 Feb. 2014

Thunderbolts Annual #1


Conventional storytelling on TV has evolved from single episode stories in the eighties to more complex season long, and in some cases show enduring plots than employ deeper characters and rich relationships that you see in almost any show you tube into nowadays. The medium of comics has evolved in a similar fashion. Where once …

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01 Feb. 2014

Force of Execution


One of the more entertaining of Steven Seagal’s DTV era productions due to it’s varied range of genre and cast. Rather than the usual Seagal fare of CIA guy who is the shadowing one man army against his foes with bored an monotone deliveries of uninspired dialogue, this flick has the chop sockey Aikido master …

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31 Jan. 2014

Serenity: Leaves on the Wind #1


  If you’re a fan of Firefly and the Serenity movie then you know there just simply isn’t enough of it to go around. There have been only three other comic books that have come out and every dyed-in-the-wool Firefly fan has them and was slightly disappointed. They weren’t bad, but they didn’t give us …

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29 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 009


Over the Christmas break we fell behind an episode. So in an effort to catch up, we’ve posted two episodes this week and this is the third to be posted just a few days apart. We’re now caught up;) Podcasters this week are Nick, Jonny and Travis. So What’s on the chopping block this week? …

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25 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 008


This episode we bla bla all over Disney’s decision to get rid of Star Wars Expanded Universe, discuss reasons why none of us watch Breaking Bad and Ryan Gosling’s Halloween Music band. Will Johnny Depp be the next Sorcerer Supreme? What about the new developments in Antman? Hasbro raises the prices on Marvel Legends figures …

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21 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 007


Another “Shop Talk”, another hour spent dissecting the minutia of pop culture in the comic shop.  So what’s on the docket this week? Racism, Stan Lee in Shield, Nick K is not done bemoaning the Green Lantern movie and rightly so. Alan Moore has been discovered to be the original hipster. Who’s Lex going to …

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14 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 006


Here is our year end spectacular. While other sites dealing with comics and movies and other such nerdy shit, we here at Fancore give you the Old Man podcast! That’s right, three pre-elderly guys discussing diabetes, gluten free diets and all the while we’re scarfing down cookies baked by our very own K-stu. Did you …

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04 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 005


Ever break a toy? Like a newly purchased collectible figure? Did your heart break? Just a little? We spend some time talking about just that this week and what you can do, if anything to fix it. Then we’re off talking about movie trailers and how much is too much to give away about a …

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18 Dec. 2013

Trolling for Trailers: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes


Rise of the Planet of the Apes was my favorite movie of 2011. A solid re-imagining, that stayed true to the heart of the original sci-fi classic, Rise kicked off a new era of POTA movies, and now we’re finally getting our first glimpses of it’s follow up, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. …

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