Batman the Animated Series Featuring Karrington Martin

Batman: The Animated Series is easily seen as one of the best versions of Batman on the screen. So it shouldn't come as a surprise that a game came out for it. Listen in as Karrington from The Real Dudes Podcast joins in on discussing yet another Gameboy game. Learn such things as: Who is the best Joker? How many people can feel sorry for Chris when they learn he…


The Smurfs Featuring Kayleigh Osborne

Martians! Except they're from Earth, and blue... so SMURFS! Listen as Chris basically has no idea what's going on and return guest Kayleigh knows exactly what's going on as these two discuss The Smurfs in comic, cartoon, and game form. Learn such things as: Where did the Smurf name come from anyway? Where did these guys even come from? How Europe definitely got the better end of this game release…


Captain America and The Avengers featuring Matt Sanderson

The Avengers, along with fearless leader Captain America, are a collection of Earth's mightiest heroes. Together they can conquer anything. But they'll face their toughest challenge yet when Chris and Matt (graciously on loan from Semi Intellectual Musings) take their shots at this group of heroes. Learn such things as: The four, or two, characters that are actually good enough to let you play as Some other guys that are…


The Flash for Gameboy Featuring Tyler Kirby

Did you see that streak going by? That was probably Chris and Tyler Kirby from Better than Static going on about the newest episode of Play Comics. These two crazy kids looked at some Flash comic history then the Gameboy game that was at least artistically inspired by the 90s Flash TV show. Learn such things as: Flash's place in the DC heirarchy Cool things he can do with a…


Amazing Spider-Man (Featuring Paul Csomo)

Who doesn’t like Spider-man? You know, besides JJ Jameson and a hoard of villains and whatever friends he’s blowing off without a good explanation because secret identities need to be protected? Join Chris and special guest Paul Csomo from Varmints as they look at The Amazing Spider-Man for the Nintendo Gameboy and some of the comic background for everyone’s favorite wall crawler. Learn such things as: Alternate Spider-Man realities Mechanical…


Silver Surfer

Silver Surfer. One-time personal assistant to Galactus, now not so much. Join Chris and special guest Josh Bowman of Fait Deficit as they take a look at this wonderfully misunderstood character along with another LJN classic on the NES. You can find Play Comics @playcomicscast on Twitter and in the Play Comics Podcast Fan Group on Facebook. Josh Bowman can be found at his Podcast Faith Deficit, on Twitter @faithdeficit,…


Punisher for NES and Game Boy

The Punisher is a great character with a rich history. From killing the Marvel Universe to hunting Spider-Man to being as close to a hero as a stone cold killer can get, we're taking a look at a brief glimpse into the Punisher comic universe and then diving straight into the NES and Gameboy games. Spoiler alert: this is an LJN game for NES. That should raise a bunch of…


Little Nemo

Ah, this little hidden gem works on multiple levels. Listen in as Chris and his special guest/wife Kayleigh take a look at the Little Nemo comics, animated movie, and the game for the NES. Check out the image gallery to see samples of the comics, scenes from the movie, and some screen grabs from the game. Be sure to also check out Film Roast since their show is also awesome.…

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Uncanny X-Men

X-Men is one of the most beloved comic franchises there is, no question about it. So of course they get this LJN steaming pile of shit. Honestly, I want to just go crawl in a hole and cry myself to sleep. Jay and Miles are the best and there’s so much X-Men history that I’d mess up so just go listen to their show if you’re really curious. Thanks again…


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: The Arcade Game

We have our first revisit to a franchise, so if you haven’t checked out our episode about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles you should probably do that. Screenshots from the games: The arcade version is beautiful. I mean seriously, look at this! The NES one isn't too shabby itself


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