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Danger Room: Logan Review

LoganSpoilers!  Adam and Jeremy review the Logan movie!* And spoil the heck out of Old Man Logan!

*Adam gets plot points of 3:10 to Yuma confused with True Grit.

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Danger Room #213: To The Ends of the Earth

Longshot 6 Longshot 5 Longshot 4Longshot #4-6, New Mutants #32, Amazing Spider-Man #266, Alpha Flight #27, Captain Britain #10, Defenders #148, and Secret Wars II #4 from September 1985 to November 1985.

Titles include “Can’t Give it All Away!”, “Deadly Lies”, “A Snake Coils…”, “To the Ends of the Earth”, “Jump For My Love or Spring is in the Air”, “Betrayal”, “African Nightmare”, “The Kickshaws Consignment”, and “Love is the Answer!”

Featured are Storm, Dazzler, Longshot, Ricochet Rita, She-Hulk, Spider-Man, Dr. Strange, Mirage, Cannonball, Sunspot, Wolfsbane, Magma, Magik, Warlock, Doug Ramsey, Black Cat, Toad, Frog-Man, Spider-Kid, Heather Hudson, Northstar, Aurora, Talisman, Shaman, Snowbird, Sasquatch, Puck, Karma, S’ym, Spiral, Mojo, Algrim the Elf, Molecule Man, Volcana, and the Beyonder.

Theme Music:
Lazlo Hollyfeld – Buffaloallamericacity

Pointless Spider-Man cameo The silent scream of one who has seen the whole of the universe Mojo and Spiral just hanging out downtown

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Danger Room #212: Lifedeath: From the Heart of Darkness

The Uncanny X-Men 198The Uncanny X-Men #198 from October 1985 titled “Lifedeath: From the Heart of Darkness”.

Featured is Storm. Really. Just Storm.

Theme Music:
Lazlo Hollyfeld – Buffaloallamericacity

Storm's fall Storm's turn Storm's Triumph

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Danger Room #209: The Singer & Her Song

The New Mutants 31 The New Mutants 30New Mutants #30-31, Secret Wars II #2, Alpha Flight #25, Captain Britain #8, Defenders #146, and Nightcrawler #1-4 from August 1985 to February 1986.

Titles include “The Singer & Her Song”, “Saturday Night Fight”, “I’ll Take Manhattan…”, “…And Graves Give Up Their Dead…”, “Childhood’s End”, “Fun!”, “How Much is That Boggie in the Window?”, “A Boggie Day in L’un Dun-T’wn”, “To Bamf or Not to Bamf!”, and “The Wizard of Oops!”

Featured are Nightcrawler, Kitty Pryde, Rachel Summers, Lockheed, Spider-Man, Mr Fantastic, Torch, Invisible Girl, Alicia Masters, She-Hulk, Wyatt Wingfoot, Power Man, Iron Fist, Dazzler, Cannonball, Sunspot, Magma, Magik, Warlock, Max Rocker, Ivich, Karma, the Fiend named Mean, a Bamf, Colossus, the Genie Windrider, Pirate Kitty, Lockheed the Dragon, Dark Bamf, Malice, Hate-Monger, Psycho-Man, and the Beyonder.

Theme Music:
Lazlo Hollyfeld – Buffaloallamericacity

Cannonball and his massive cranium Nightcrawler meets the Bamfs The Fiend named Mean

Nightcrawler 1 Nightcrawler 2 Nightcrawler 3 Nightcrawler 4

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Danger Room #208: What Was That?!!

The Uncanny X-Men 196The Uncanny X-Men #196 from August 1985 titled “What Was That?!!”

Featured are Wolverine, Storm, Rogue, Nightcrawler, Colossus, Kitty Pryde, Rachel Summers, Professor X, Magneto, Lee Forrester, Andreas and Andrea Strucker, and the Beyonder.

Sound Clips in Show #208
Violent Femmes – To the Kill

Magneto eating lunch with X-Men?! Rachel Summers teaches the Beyonder how to eat Rachel goes full hound!

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Danger Room #205: Underground!

Power Pack 12Adam and Jeremy read and comment on an assortment of books from December 1984 to July 1985 including Power Pack #12, Alpha Flight #23, Captain Britain #6, Defenders #144, and Beauty and the Beast #1-4. Titles include “Underground!”, “Night of the Beast”, “A Long Way From Home”, “Dragon Midnight”, “Beauty and the Beast”, “Heartbreak Hotel”, “Showtime”, and “Checkmate”. These issues feature Nightcrawler, Kitty Pryde, Lockheed, Beast, Dazzler, Gee, Mass-Master, Lightspeed, Energizer, Poltergeist, Link, Callisto, Caliban, Leech, Masque, Beautiful Dreamer, Annalee, Piper, Erg, Tar Baby, Ape, Max Rocker, Ivich, Alexander Flynn, and Dr. Doom.

Sound Clips in Show #205
Tom Waits – Underground
Drop Kick Murphys – The Season’s Upon Us

Kitty and Nightcrawler discover the kidnapped kids Nightcrawler faces off against Pac-Man Ape Power Pack gives Leech a friend

Beauty and the Beast 1 Beauty and the Beast 2 Beauty and the Beast 3 Beauty and the Beast 4

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Danger Room #204: Juggernaut’s Back in Town!

The Uncanny X-Men 194Adam and Jeremy read and comment on The Uncanny X-Men #194 from June 1985 titled “Juggernaut’s Back in Town!” This issue features Wolverine, Storm, Rogue, Nightcrawler, Colossus, Kitty Pryde, Rachel Summers, Andreas and Andrea Strucker, Alexei Vazhin, Juggernaut, and Nimrod.

Sound Clips in Show #204
Thin Lizzy – The Boys are Back in Town

Juggernaut's Back in Town! Nimrod Reveal! X-Men Amalgam

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Danger Room #200: Warhunt 2

The Uncanny X-Men 193Adam and Jeremy read and comment on The Uncanny X-Men #193 from May 1985 titled “Warhunt 2”.

Featured are Wolverine, Storm, Rogue, Nightcrawler, Colossus, Kitty Pryde, Professor X, Banshee, Rachel Summers, Illyana Rasputin, Lockheed, Doug Ramsey, Cannonball, Mirage, Callisto, Sunder, Thunderbird II, Empath, Roulette, Firestar, Jaime Rodriguez, and Nimrod.

Also included in this episode is commentary on Alpha Flight #22, Captain Britain #5, Dazzler #37, Defenders #143, New Mutants #26, and Rom #66.

Sound Clips in Show #200
Music from Thunderbirds Are Go (2015)

The return of Thunderbird? Punk rock prof a nice fight scene

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Danger Room #197: An Age Undreamed Of

Uncanny X-Men 190Adam and Jeremy read and comment on The Uncanny X-Men #190 from February 1985 titled “An Age Undreamed Of”. This issue features Storm, Rogue, Nightcrawler, Colossus, Professor X, Rachel Summers, Illyana Rasputin, Rahne, Dani Moonstar, Cannonball, Sunspot, Magma, Warlock, Captain America, Wasp, Starfox, Vision, Scarlet Witch, Spider-Man, Dr Strange, Caliban, Valerie Cooper, Henry Peter Gyrich, Callisto, Sunder, Selene, and Kulan Gath.

Alterna-Heroes Professor Caliban Kulan Gath

Also included in this episode is commentary on Alpha Flight #19, Captain Britain #2, Defenders #140, New Mutants #25, and Rom #63.

Sound Clips in Show #197
Marilyn Manson – Sweet Dreams (are made of these)

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Danger Room #195: Rebirth, Courage, and Honor

Kitty Pryde and Wolverine 6 Kitty Pryde and Wolverine 5 Kitty Pryde and Wolverine 4Adam and Jeremy read and comment on Kitty Pryde and Wolverine #4 – 6 from February to April 1985. Titles include “Rebirth”, “Courage”, and “Honor”. These issues feature Wolverine, Kitty Pryde, Professor X, Carmen Pryde, Mariko Yashida, Akiko, Yukio, Shigematsu, Shumai, and Ogun.

Kitty Pryde's turning Point The Birth of a Shadowcat Were-verine

Sound Clips in Show #195
Herman’s Hermits – I’m Into Something Good

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