Thursday, September 22, 2016

The Great Darkness Saga 001 Legion of Super-Heroes #284

Welcome to the first episode of the limited podcast series KSCGSF Presents: The Great Darkness Saga, chronicling the epic 1980's saga starring the Legion of Super-Heroes, as it is chronicled in the pages of the Great Darkness Saga Deluxe HC and TPB Collections. This will take us on a 14 issue (and thus 14 episode) trip spanning Legion of Super-Heroes #284 through #296 & including Legion of Super-Heroes Annual #1. We kick-off our coverage with Legion of Super-Heroes #284, cover dated February 1982.

As always, you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, or download the episode directly here:The Great Darkness Saga Ep 001 - Legion #284


Thank you very much for listening. Feedback for the podcast can be left at the blog kingsizecomicsgiantsizefun.blogspot.com, by emailing me directly at kylebenning41@yahoo.com, by leaving an iTunes review, or by visiting the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Facebook Page

This podcast is made for entertainment purposes only. All songs, sound clips, and characters discussed are copyright of their respective copyright holders, and no infringement is intended.



Tales From the Golden Age Ep 011 Spy Smasher

After a couple month hiatus, we're back with the 11th Episode of Tales From the Golden Age, the podcast where I dive into classic Superhero comic book stories from the Golden Age of Comics, as always I’m your host Kyle Benning. This time out I kick off my coverage of the Golden Age heroes published by Fawcett Comics, which some of the finest heroes to ever grace the pages of comic books in the 1940's. For this episode, I start my Golden Age Fawcett coverage by examining the first 3 stories featuring the hero Spy Smasher.

 As always, the you can follow the podcast by subscribing via iTunes or by downloading the episode directly here: Tales From the Golden Age Ep 011 - Spy Smasher


Thank you very much for listening. Feedback for the podcast can be left at the blog kingsizecomicsgiantsizefun.blogspot.com, by emailing me directly at kylebenning41@yahoo.com, by leaving an iTunes review, or by visiting the facebook page at facebook.com/comicsretroreview.
This podcast is made for entertainment purposes only. All songs, sound clips, and characters discussed are copyright of their respective copyright holders, and no infringement is intended.

Friday, July 1, 2016

King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Ep 038 Tales From the Con Part 1


Welcome to the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Podcast, I am your host Kyle Benning, and this time out I sit down and reflect on some of my unique experiences at some of the small local Comic Conventions. It's a change of pace and something a bit different, but hopefully it's entertaining nonetheless!

As always, you can subscribe to the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun podcast feed on iTunes, or download the episode directly here: KSCGSF Ep 038 Tales From the Con Part 1


In the episode I mention my unique experience at Jose Luis Garcia Lopez's table, to the left is the fantastic sketch I picked up from him.


And just an FYI, my other podcast, the Superman & Captain Marvel Power Hour Podcast is back from its hiatus, and you can find the most recent episode here: The Superman & Captain Marvel Power Hour Podcast Ep 005 "First Thunder"


Thank you so much for listening, feedback can be left here at the blogpost, on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Facebook Page, by sending me a tweet at the Twitter handle @KyleBenning_Art, or by emailing me at kylebenning41@yahoo.com.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

WAR IS HELL Ep 003 "Squish-Squash & the Comic Book Crew"

Welcome to the third episode of the newest show here on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Podcast feed, WAR IS HELL, a podcast devoted to the War Comic Stories published by DC Comics.

This time out I'm looking at the second installment of Sam Glanzman's fantastic "U.S.S. Stevens" feature that ran through the Joe Kubert Presents anthology comic series.


As always, you can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes under the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun podcast feed, or download it directly here: WAR IS HELL Ep 003 "Squish-Squash & the Comic Book Crew"





Thank you to all of our brave service members, past and present, who have protected our freedom. All gave some, some gave all.



Thank you so much for listening, feedback can be left here at the blogpost, on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Facebook Page, by sending me a tweet at the Twitter handle @KyleBenning_Art, or by emailing me at kylebenning41@yahoo.com.

Until next time, keep 'em flying!

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

WAR IS HELL Ep 002 "Tank For Beach Green"

Welcome to the second episode of the newest show here on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Podcast feed, WAR IS HELL, a podcast devoted to the War Comic Stories published by DC Comics.

This second episode is released on June 14th, 2016, which is also Flag Day, the anniversary of when the US Flag was adopted in 1777 and also the anniversary of the US Army, which was formed on this day in 1775. To celebrate Flag Day and further look at the fantastic sampling of DC's War comics offering, I take a look at "Tank For Beach Green" by Bob Haney and Joe Kubert, which was originally published in 1956's Our Fighting Forces #12.

As always, you can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes under the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun podcast feed, or download it directly here: WAR IS HELL Ep 002 "Tank For Beach Green"



Thank you to all of our brave service members, past and present, who have protected our freedom. All gave some, some gave all.


Thank you so much for listening, feedback can be left here at the blogpost, on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Facebook Page, by sending me a tweet at the Twitter handle @KyleBenning_Art, or by emailing me at kylebenning41@yahoo.com.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

RCS Ep 028 THE HUNT CONTINUES!!! More Random Comic Finds!






Welcome to the 28th Episode of Random Comic Showcase, the Podcast where I look at some other element of comics or geek culture that doesn't fall into the normal format of any of my other shows on the feed. This time out I'm once again ranting and raving about my recent comic book finds. I open 3 more poly-bagged surprises, as well as boast about the Bronze Age Green Lantern issues I scored at the local thrift store. All that plus more meandering down Nostalgia Lane.

As always, you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes under the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Podcast feed, or download the episode directly here:RCS Ep 028 The Hunt Continues! More Random Comic Finds!

Thank you so much for listening, feedback can be left here at the blogpost, on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Facebook Page, by sending me a tweet at the Twitter handle @KyleBenning_Art, or by emailing me at kylebenning41@yahoo.com.

Monday, June 6, 2016

WAR IS HELL Ep 001

Welcome to the first episode of the newest show here on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Podcast feed, WAR IS HELL, a podcast devoted to the War Comic Stories published by DC Comics.

This first episode is released on June 6th, 2016, the 72nd Anniversary of D-Day and the Allied Invasion of Nazi-controlled French Normandy. To kick off the podcast and note that historic day, this time out I dive into the first installment of Sam Glanzman's "U.S.S Stevens" feature from the Joe Kubert Presents Anthology title.


As always, you can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes under the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun podcast feed, or download it directly here:WAR IS HELL Ep 001


Thank you to all of our brave service members, past and present, who have protected our freedom. All gave some, some gave all.

Thank you so much for listening, feedback can be left here at the blogpost, on the King-Size Comics Giant-Size Fun Facebook Page, by sending me a tweet at the Twitter handle @KyleBenning_Art, or by emailing me at kylebenning41@yahoo.com.