AFCBL: Final March Scores, Weeks 5-8

Cyclops and Iceman failed me in the first month of the league, so I dropped my two X-Men in favor of two X-Women. Shaun dropped an X-Woman himself as well as one of his personal favorites. In place of Cyclops and Iceman, I drafted Storm (powers: Lightning, Wind, Blizzard) and Kitty Pryde (Short Circuit, Team Phase, Stealth Attack);…

Episode 30 – Getting Creative About Killing

The Mixed Marvel Arts’ fantasy league is in full effect after two months of disagreements, concessions, and Brian’s misery. While covering the latest points for their team of heroes, the duo discuss the comics from March including the Amazing X-Men, Superior Spider-Man, the All-New Ghost Rider, and the original X-Men’s All-New first trip into space with the Guardians of…

Episode 29 – Obscene Gaming Imminent

The Mixed Marvel Arts Podcast gets their gaming on with this first official look at Marvel Heroes. Shaun tries to sneak in talk about comics, while Brian is too preoccupied with his new character selection, Rocket Raccoon. Throughout the extra-long episode, the duo eventually manages to talk about the new Guardians of the Galaxy trailer, as well as their latest Fantasy…

AFCBL: Final February Scores, Weeks 3 & 4

Week Four (February 26, 2014): Shaun’s Selfish Avengers pull off the victory in the first month of the Amazing Fantasy Comic Book League! Selfish Avengers: 12 points (34 total) Psylocke: 0 points Iron Man: Appearance, 2 points (Avengers Assemble #24, Uncanny Avengers #17) Deadpool: Appearance, 2 points (Deadpool #24, Thunderbolts #22); Character Development, 1 point; Team-Up, 1 point; Defeats the Villain, 1 point Hawkeye: Appearance, 3 points (Avengers Assemble #24, Hawkeye #15, Secret…

Episode 28 – Grizzly Bear Wolverine

The Mixed Marvel Arts Podcast slashes their way through Wolverine’s latest murder-fueled movie, but their coverage is about as short as the tiny mutant himself. Instead, Brian and Shaun discuss the Fantasy League’s first week point distribution and geek out over a new game Brian purchased. They also cover other movie-related items such as the shiny, new…

AFCBL: The First Two Weeks

Week Two (February 12, 2014):           Selfish Avengers: 16 Psylocke: Appearance, 1 point (X-Force #1); Power, 1 point (Impales bad guy through head with Telekinetic Katana) Iron Man: Appearance, 2 points (Avengers #26, She Hulk #1) Deadpool: Appearance, 1 point (Deadpool #23); Power, 2 points (Mows down from above with bullets, recreates acid kill from Alien); Defeats the Bad Guy, 1 point Hawkeye: Appearance, 1 point,…

Episode 27 – The Amazing Fantasy Comic Book League

The Mixed Marvel Arts Podcast returns with their first episode of the new year and they’re bringing a new game along with them. Brian and Shaun go over the rules and categories that make up the fantasy league and then draft their first four heroes. Make sure to check the MMA WordPress page for the complete…