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 310: Doomsday in Crisis

    April 22nd, 2019  |  1 hr 13 mins
    batman, comic books, comics, dc comics, dial h for hero, doomsday clock, godzilla in hell, heroes in crisis, image comics, murder falcon, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, young justice

    In this episode, Dan, Link, and guest Jeremiah Ion try to answer the question "WTF is up with DC Comics events?!?" More comics discussed include Batman #68, Young Justice #4, Dial H for Hero #1, Godzilla in Hell, and Murder Falcon.

  • Episode 309: Talking the Talk: 3 Rivers Comicon, Resurrecting a Dead Comic Book, and MORE!

    April 14th, 2019  |  1 hr 5 mins
    3 rivers comicon, comic book convention, comic books, comicon, comics, homestead pa, new dimension comics, pittsburgh, pittsburgh pa, podcast, podcasting, podcastlife, podcasts, waterfront

    Dan, Jared, and Shawn welcome guest Jon Engel to the Sorgatron Media studio. Jon, the general manager of New Dimension comics and one of the organizers of 3 Rivers Comicon, gives us a preview of the 2019 show. After that, the group discusses what favorite cancelled comic book they would choose to bring back to life.

  • Episode 308: Detective Comics #1000

    April 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 19 mins
    action comics, boom studios, comic books, comics, dc comics, detective comics, fantastic four, firefly bad company, glow, image comics, lore olympus, low, marvel, marvel comics, new dimension comics, pittsburgh, umbrella academy hotel oblivion, vampirella vs reanimator

    This episode, Dan, Jared, and Shawn are joined by New Dimension Comics' General Manager, Jon Engel to talk about recent comics. The guys discuss the milestone Detective Comics #1000, Action Comics #1009, Umbrella Academy: Hotel Oblivion, Fantastic Four, Low, GLOW, Firefly: Bad Company, Vampirella vs Reanimator #3, and Lore Olympus.

  • Episode 307: Talking the Talk: Captain Marvel discussion, organizing comics, and More

    March 28th, 2019  |  1 hr 5 mins
    captain marvel, comic books, comics, marvel, marvel cinematic universe, movies, pittsburgh, podcast

    Dan, Jared, Link, and Scott are back and they're even further, higher, and faster than before. The kooky quartet discusses Captain Marvel, the madness behind their comic book organizing preferences, and more!

  • Episode 306: Detective Comics #999

    March 20th, 2019  |  1 hr 23 mins
    100 page giant, action comics, batman, cankor, comic book pitt, comic book podcast, comic books, cosmic ghost rider, dc comics, detective comics, geek, green lantern, hulk, immortal hulk, marvel comics, nerd, pittsburgh, podcast, podcasting, podcastlife, sharkey the bounty hunter, the flash, unbeatable squirrel girl, walmart, wonder twins, wulfborne

    Dan, Jared, Link, and Scott are out of the studio for this throwback, all-Skype episode of CBP! The gang talks about Detective Comics #994-999, Sharkey the Bounty Hunter #1, Flash 100-Page Comic Giant, Green Lantern #5, Action Comics #1008, Cankor #1, Wulfborne #1, Immortal Hulk #13, Wonder Twins #2, Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #42, and Cosmic Ghost Rider Destroys Marvel History #1.

  • Episode 305: Talking the Talk: Savage Avengers, Things We Think Suck, TV talk, and MORE

    March 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 11 mins
    alita battle angel, dexter, gotham, marvel, marvel comics, savage avengers, tv finales, umbrella academy

    Cait, Dan, Link, and Shawn are back in the studio to talk about the upcoming Savage Avengers title from Marvel, things we think suck but are still being produced somehow, Gotham, Alita: Battle Angel, Umbrella Academy, and more.

  • Episode 304: Wonder Twins #1

    March 1st, 2019  |  1 hr 24 mins
    bitter root, cleopatra in space, dc comics, die, dynamite entertainment, gi joe, gi joe sierra muerte, image comics, marvel, marvel comics, red sonja, runaways, scholastic books, strange science fantasy, wonder twins

    Dan, Cait, Link, and Shawn are back at the Sorgatron Media studo, where they discuss Wonder Twins #1, Bitter Root #3, Cleopatra in Space, Red Sonja #1, DIE! #2-3, GI JOE: Sierra Muerte #1, Strange Science Fantasy, and Runaways #18.

  • Episode 303: Talking the Talk: Avengers Endgame Super Bowl teaser, TV talk, and MORE

    February 17th, 2019  |  1 hr 1 min
    90s, avengers, avengers endgame, captain marvel, endgame, fx, legion, promised neverland, super bowl, teasers, trailers, y the last man

    Dan and Link talk Super Bowl teasers and trailers, Avengers: Endgame, living in the 90's, Legion series cancellation, Y: The Last Man series on FX, various TV show talk, and The Promised Neverland anime.

  • Episode 302: The Wrong Earth #1

    February 12th, 2019  |  1 hr 22 mins
    ahoy comics, boom studios, buffy the vampire slayer, cloak and dagger, dc comics, dynamite entertainment, female furies, guardians of the galaxy, marvel, marvel comics, marvel digital original, naomi, peter cannon thunderbolt, roly poly, the wrong earth

    Dan and Link take a spin around comicdom with a discussion about The Wrong Earth #1, Cloak and Dagger (Marvel Digital Original), Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt #1, Roly Poly, Buffy the Vampire Slayer #1, Naomi #1, Guardians of the Galaxy #1, Female Furies #1.

  • Episode 301: Young Justice #1

    January 20th, 2019  |  1 hr 25 mins
    adam hughes, brian michael bendis, butch guice, captain marvel, carlos magno, chip zdarsky, comixology, dan slott, digital original, fantastic four, grant morrison, green lantern, invaders, jessica jones, kelly thompson, liam sharp, martian manhunter, mike allred, patrick gleason, riley rossmo, steve orlando, young justice

    Cait, Dan, and Link are back for the first episode of 2019! Comics discussed include Young Justice #1, Captain Marvel #1, Jessica Jones Digital Original #1, Invaders #1, Fantastic Four #5, Green Lantern #3, and Martian Manhunter #2.

  • Episode 300: Ten Years!

    December 21st, 2018  |  1 hr 46 mins
    action comics, beechview, comic book pitt, dragon age, elseworlds, fantastic four, goddess mode, jessica jones, motor crush, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, saga, skyward, snagglepuss, sorgatron media, spider man into the spiderverse, superman, why i hate saturn

    This milestone 300th episode also marks our ten year anniversary of podcasting! The entire CBP crew is at Sorgatron Media, talking about CBP's early days, some reviews, and our favorite books of 2018.

  • Episode 299: Martian Manhunter #1

    December 12th, 2018  |  1 hr 33 mins
    arrow, arrowverse, beechview, black lightning, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, daredevil, die, ghost rider, heroes in crisis, kick ass, legends of tomorrow, martian manhunter, marvel, netflix, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, shazam, sorgatron media, supergirl, the flash, the warning, what if

    Dan, Link, and Scott talk about a variety of topics in this episode...the Arrowverse, Netflix and the fate of Marvel shows, Heroes in Crisis #3, Kick-Ass Vol. 4, Martian Manhunter #1, The Warning #1, What If? Ghost Rider #1, Die #1, and Shazam #1.

    (Correction: We mistakenly identify Tom King as the writer of Martian Manhunter; Steve Orlando is the writer. Sorry Steve!)

  • Episode 298: The Green Lantern #1

    December 9th, 2018  |  1 hr 21 mins
    ash, azrael, beechview, bitter root, blackbird, boom studios, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, dc comics, firefly, image comics, jonny quest, mister miracle, my heroes have always been junkies, outer darkness, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, the green lantern

    The gang discusses The Green Lantern #1, Bitter Root #1, My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies, Outer Darkness #1, Mister Miracle #12, Blackbird #1, Firefly #1, Jonny Quest (1986), and Azrael/Ash (1997).

  • Episode 297: Talking the Talk: Stan Lee

    November 22nd, 2018  |  1 hr 14 mins
    daredevil, he man, jack kirby, marvel, marvel comics, netflix, pittsburgh, rip, she ra, sorgatron media, stan lee, stan the man lee, steve ditko

    It's nearly a full house at the Sorgatron Media studio as Caitlyn, Dan, Jared, Link, and Shawn gather to discuss the man, the myth, the legend...Stan Lee! Aside from talking about the life and times of Stan the Man, the conversation gets around to Daredevil, streaming services, nicknames, and more...

  • Episode 296: Talking the Talk: Listener Questions, the Walking Dead franchise, and More!

    November 14th, 2018  |  1 hr 5 mins
    beechview, cartoonist kayfabe, dc universe, ed piskork, fear the walking dead, jim dietz, jim rugg, legends of tomorrow, legion of dudes, listener questions, mandy, mister miracle, nicolas cage, pittsburgh, proxima centauri, sorgatron media, superman, the walking dead, umbrella academy

    Dan, Link, and Scott tackle a list of questions from Jim Dietz of the Legion of Dudes podcast network and then they visit the world of The Walking Dead.

  • Episode 295: Avengers Halloween Special

    November 11th, 2018  |  1 hr 7 secs
    avengers, avengers halloween special, beechview, dc comics, die die die, doctor aphra, halloween, heroes in crisis, image comics, maneater, marvel comics, pittsburgh, shibuya goldfish, sorgatron media, star wars, uzumaki

    Dan, Link, and Scott convene at Sorgatron Media studio to discuss Shibuya Goldfish, Heroes in Crisis #2, Uzumaki, Avengers Halloween Special, Die! Die! Die! #1-2, Maneater #2, and the Doctor Aphra HC.