Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Episode 29: Deadshot 3 and 4

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I bring to you our amazing... Episode 29: Deadshot issues 3 and 4

We continue our Deadshot coverage with the final two issues of his minseries.

First up, I look at and talk about the third issue.

Deadshot #3

Comic Title: Deadshot #3
Publisher: DC
Cover Date: Winter 1988
On Sale Date: September 20, 1988
Cover Price: $1.00

Editor: Robert Greenberger

Title: "Victims"

Writers: John Ostrander and Kim Yale
Artist: Luke McDonnell
Letterer: Timothy Harkins
Colorist: Julianna Ferriter

Reprinted In:
Deadshot:Beginnings TPB (2013)

This issue we continue our+ closer look at the origins of everyone's favorite killer... Deadshot....

Then at about 32 minutes in, we look at the 4th issue....
Deadshot 4
Comic Title: Deadshot #4
Cover Date: Holiday 1988
On Sale Date: October 18, 1988
Cover Price: $1.00

Editor: Robert Greenberger

Title: "Astride a Grave"

Writers: Kim Yale & John Ostrander
Artist: Luke McDonnell
Letterer: Timothy Harkins
Colorist: Julianna Ferriter

Reprinted In:
Deadshot:Beginnings TPB (2013)

We finally finish our look at Floyd Lawton... aka Deadshot, as the series comes to a deadly conclusion.

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Over on The Starman/Manhunter Adventure Hour, where I'll be talking about the Will Payton Starman and Mark Shaw Manhunter comics. The Invasion is among us.... listen to find out more!

Then, look for G.I. Joe: A Real American Headcast the first week of the month, where we look at G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero comic from Marvel.

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Finally, be sure to return next month and listen as I conclude the Deadshot miniseries.

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