Comic Book Pitt

A weekly podcast that talks about comic books and comic book-related topics.

About the show

Starting in 2008, Comic Book Pitt is Pittsburgh's longest running comic book podcast. Co-hosts Dan Greenwald and Scott Hedlund formed the show with the intent of bringing a fun, conversational atmosphere to both long-time comic book fans and new readers. With the addition of co-hosts Jared Catherine, Shawn Atkins, Caitlyn Copp-Millward, and Brandon "Link" Copp-Millward, the Comic Book Pitt is able to cover comic-related news across all media types; from movies, television, and insider industry news, to reviews of weekly comic books.

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Episodes

  • Episode 354: Jimmy Olsen #10

    June 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 25 mins
    beechview, comic book pitt, dc comics, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media

    This week, Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link discuss DC Comics cutting ties with Diamond Comics, Bendis wrapping up his Superman run, and character recasting on The CW. Comics discussed includes Jimmy Olsen, Blackbird, Far Sector, Green Lantern, Avengers, DCeased: Unkillables, and DCeased: Hope at World’s End.

  • Episode 353: Quarantine Entertainment, Part 10: What's On?

    May 30th, 2020  |  1 hr 12 mins
    agents of shield, beechview, comic book pitt, dc comics, hbo, justice league, justice league the snyder cut, marvel, marvel comics, marvels agents of shield, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, stargirl, the cw, the flash, zack snyder

    Dan, Scott, and Shawn talk a lot of media in this episode, discussing the recently announced Justice League: The Snyder Cut, season 6 of The Flash, the premiere of Stargirl, the final season of Marvel's Agents of SHIELD, and more...

  • Episode 352: Quarantine Entertainment, Part 9

    May 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 29 mins
    amethyst, arrowverse, batwoman, beechview, comic book pitt, dc comics, flashpoint, marvel, marvel comics, netflix, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, ruby rose, sex criminals, sorgatron media, spider woman, star wars, sweet tooth, the black cat, the cw, the old guard, the rise of skywalker

    Welcome to the ninth episode of Comic Book Pitt done in quarantine! In this episode, Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link talk about surprising news from The CW's Arrowverse and other TV-related topics. Jared finally saw Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and naturally has thoughts.

    Comics discussed in this episode include Flashpoint, The Black Cat, Sex Criminals, Amethyst, Spider-Woman, The Old Guard, and Sweet Tooth.

  • Episode 351: Quarantine Entertainment

    May 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 28 mins
    animated series, batman last knight on earth, batman universe, beechview, birds of prey, buck rogers in the 25th century, comic book pitt, dc comics, fantastic four, flash, gijoe, grimm noir, harleen, harley quinn, jay and silent bob reboot, mark waid, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, spider man noir, star wars

    Dan, Scott, and Shawn's current quarantine viewing and reading includes...Jay and Silent Bob Reboot, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, Harley Quinn and the Birds of Prey, the G.I. Joe animated series, Fantastic Four: Grimm Noir, Spider-Man Noir, Batman Universe, Batman: Last Knight on Earth, Flash by Mark Waid, Harleen, and Star Wars

  • Episode 350: Talking with Kendra Boileau, Publisher of Graphic Mundi

    May 6th, 2020  |  39 mins 46 secs
    comic book pitt, graphic mundi, kendra boileau, penn state, penn state university, penn state university press, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, psu

    Dan and Link have a great conversation with Kendra Boileau, publisher of Graphic Mundi, the new comics imprint from Penn State University Press. The first announced project is an important and timely anthology of Covid-19 stories. Kendra gives an in depth look at how Graphic Mundi started, where they want the imprint to go, and how they're going to get there.

    If you're interested in more information about Graphic Mundi or how you can contribute to this project, you can contact Kendra at [email protected].

  • Episode 349: DC Digital First

    April 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 17 mins
    agents of atlas, bad weekend, batman, batman gotham nights, buffy the vampire slayer, comic book pitt, dark shadows, dave gibbons, dc comics, dc digital first, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, shadowalker, sorgatron media, superman, superman man of tomorrow, war of the realms

    Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link gather in isolation to talk about Buffy the Vampire Slayer, DC Digital First Superman: Man of Tomorrow, DC Digital First Batman: Gotham Nights, Shadowalker, Dark Shadows, Bad Weekend, and Agents of Atlas: War of the Realms.

  • Episode 348: What We're Missing...

    April 19th, 2020  |  1 hr 9 mins
    batman, batman curse of the white knight, comic book pitt, darth vader, dc comics, future imperfect, gotham by gaslight, hanna barbera, jack kirby, marvel, marvel comics, mister miracle, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, star wars, strange academy, strange adventures

    Dan, Scott, and Shawn commiserate over great comics they just started reading that are currently delayed, they talk about what TV shows and movies they're going to try to catch up on while they're all in isolation, and also discuss what comics they're reading now...like the Jack Kirby Mister Miracle TPB, the DC/Hanna-Barbera crossovers, the recent Future Imperfect mini-series, various Star Wars titles, and Batman: Gotham by Gaslight.

  • Episode 347: Batman: The Adventures Continue #1

    April 5th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    action comics, alex toth, batman, batman the adventures continue, comic book pitt, creepy presents alex toth, dave wachter, dc comics, jack kirby, jack kirby's fourth world, life is strange, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, strange academy, superman, the detachment

    Cait, Dan, Jared, Link, and Shawn talk about the current change in the comic book industry, reminiscing about old media, Suncoast video stores, the morality of watching morally bankrupt actors, and more...

    Comics discussed includes Action Comics, Batman: The Adventures Continue, Creepy Presents...Alex Toth, Jack Kirby's Fourth World, Life is Strange, Strange Academy, and The Detachment Preview Edition

  • Episode 346: Suicide Squad #4

    March 31st, 2020  |  1 hr 16 mins
    7x7 comics, american jesus, asterios polyp, baby driver, batman, batman last knight on earth, bumblebee, comic book pitt, community, dark horse comics, dc comics, five years, grendel, hawkman, kaiju kitty, mister miracle, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, star trek picard, suicide squad, the batman who laughs, the shadow, the shield, x-ray robot

    What is life like during the Staycationpocalypse? Scott watched “Bumblebee” and “Baby Driver” and is working on the new season of Kaiju Kitty for 7x7 Comics. Dan played the group party game Psych!, is watching “Community”, “The Shield”, and “Star Trek: Picard”, and read “Asterios Polyp”, “Hawkman” Vol 1 TPB 2018, and Tom King’s “Mister Miracle”

    Comics discussed includes Batman Last Knight on Earth #2-3, The Batman Who Laughs #7, Suicide Squad #4, American Jesus #3, X-Ray Robot #1, Five Years #8, and Grendel vs The Shadow #1-3.

  • Episode 345: Strange Adventures #1

    March 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 1 min
    adam strange, batman superman, ben grimm, bounty hunters, comic book pitt, dc comics, doc shaner, fantastic four, fantastic four grimm noir, force works, force works 2020, grimm noir, house of secrets, image comics, marvel, marvel comics, mercy, mitch gerads, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, spiderman, spiderman noir, star wars, star wars bounty hunters, strange adventures, superman villains, the thing, tom king, zatanna, zatanna and the house of secrets

    Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link practice social distancing and hunker down in their respective homes for this episode to talk about Strange Adventures #1, Mercy #1, Zatanna and the House of Secrets OGN, Superman: Villains, Batman/Superman #7, Force Works 2020 #1, Spider-Man Noir #1, Fantastic Four: Grimm Noir, Star Wars: Bounty Hunters #1.

  • Episode 344: Talking the Talk: Going Viral!

    March 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    comic book pitt, corona, coronavirus, covid 19, pandemic, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media

    Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link discuss the COVID-19 pandemic and it's affect on pop culture

  • Episode 343: Talking the Talk: Birds of Prey, Netflix's Masters of the Universe, Arrow series finale and MORE!

    March 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 10 mins
    beechview, birds of prey, comic book pitt, dc comics, doctor strange 2, harley quinn, marvel, marvel comics, masters of the universe, netflix, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, robert pattinson, sam raimi, sorgatron media, stranger things, the batman,  arrow

    Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link are in the Sorgatron Media studio to talk about Birds of Prey, The Batman screen test, the Stranger Things season 4 teaser, the Netflix Masters of the Universe cast announcement, the Arrow series finale and MORE!

  • Episode 342: Superman: Heroes

    February 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 49 secs
    beechview, birds of prey, comic book pitt, cosmic ghost rider, dc comics, gijoe, harley quinn, harley quinn and the birds of prey, justice league, legion of super heroes, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, read only memories, revenge of the cosmic ghost rider, sorgatron media, superman, superman heroes

    Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link are back in the Sorgatron Media studo to talk about Superman: Heroes, Revenge of the Cosmic Ghost Rider, Harley Quinn and the Birds of Prey, Justice League #40, Read Only Memories, Legion of Super Heroes #3, and G.I.Joe #1-5.

    Don't forget, check out some of Pittsburgh's coolest webcomics at 7x7 Comics!

  • Episode 341: Talking the Talk: Jon Engel from 3 RIVERS COMICON!

    February 10th, 2020  |  52 mins
    3 rivers comicon, comic book pitt, comicon, david l lawrence convention center, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts

    Dan talks with guest Jon Engel, Show Promoter of 3 Rivers Comicon, about a big announcement regarding the show's future, all the great guests, events, and more!

  • Episode 340: Talking the Talk: Crisis on Infinite Earths Finale and More

    January 29th, 2020  |  1 hr 10 mins
    7x7 comics, arrowverse, beechview, comic book pitt, crisis, crisis on infinite earths, dc comics, marvel, marvel comics, morbius, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sangawa, sorgatron media, the cw

    Nearly everyone is in the Sorgatron Media studio to discuss the Crisis on Infinite Earths finale, the new Morbius trailer, Sangawa, the 7x7 Comics project, and more!

  • Episode 339: Comic Book Catch Up

    January 23rd, 2020  |  58 mins 10 secs
    batman, beechview, comic book pitt, dc comics, dead beats, deadpool, doomsday clock, dragon age, fantastic four, fantastic four grand design, fourth world, isola, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, teenage mutant ninja turtles

    Cait, Dan, Jared, Link, and Shawn are in the Sorgatron Media studio to discuss what they've been reading lately. We give Doomsday Clock a final send-off and then talk about Fourth World, Fantastic Four, Isola, Dead Beats, Dragon Age, Batman, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Deadpool.