The Comics Agenda

The Comics Agenda: It's The End Of The World As We Know It.

Episode Summary

The Comics Agenda: It's The End Of The World As We Know It. We talk about comicbook sales, recent announcements, and Marvel's next big event with Empyre #1

Episode Notes

News 
This week Michael and Greg talk about news of the next Marvel event Dark Ages and Tom Kings next project for DC's Black Label.

 In the ever growing streaming service wars, we discuss the fact that Joker is the number one movie streamed on HBO Max. Then we talk about the potential controversy of the 30 Rock reunion special. 

With Play Station 5 dropping later this year, reports are stating that Sony has as much as doubled their production plans. in addition reports out of UbiSoft have stated the upcoming Assassin's Creed Valhalla will have virtually no side quests and instead replace them with World events that may pop up at any time. 

We wrap up with reports of the comicbook industry topping a billion dollars in sales in 2019. We talk about what are driving those numbers and what that means for the industry overall. 

Comics 
We venture back to 1984 to take a look at the new Transformers '84 Secrets and Lies series. Then it is off to the Dynamite universe with Bettie Page and Sacred Six. We look at the new Engine Ward from Vault comics, and then wrap things up with Marvels next big event, Empyre #1