The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 31 – The Phoenix Saga Part III – Cry of the Banshee

Posted in on October 16th, 2017 by Willie

Welcome to the sweet, gooey center of Phoenix Month! Banshee, Juggernaut, Black Tom, Gladiator and Jean “the Green Phoenix” Grey all duke it out in an epic slugfest to determine who is top-dog in this here part of the galaxy! Join the cosmic fracas as we discuss…

  • Moira and Professor X’s unending argument about who “won the breakup!”
  • How Banshee’s ability to fly comes at the most annoying price imaginable!
  • Just how much BDSM plays a part in the Shi’ar empire!
  • Jubilee’s horrible attempt at coming up with catchphrases for other characters!

It’s an absolutely classic episode of X-Men TAS that we have analyzed only a mere twenty-three years after its premiere, so make sure to listen before it is no longer relevant! Ready Player One fans, I’m on the latest episode of Get to the Good Part so check it out! Also, please make sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes (please leave a 5 star review to help us increase visibility so other X-Men fans can find us) or Stitcher! Also, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 30 – The Phoenix Saga Part II – The Dark Shroud + The Gifted Discussion

Posted in on October 9th, 2017 by Willie

Phoenix Month continues, exploding from the deepest depths of the Hudson River straight into your earbuds! We have a jam-packed episode that takes you all around the galaxy and back again, somehow linking the world of the X-Men to the Seinfeld cinematic universe! So join us as we discuss…

  • How to properly fly the space-shuttle through the skyscrapers of lower Manhattan!
  • How Howard the Duck, Deadpool and Larry David all make their magical presences felt in this episode!
  • How there is no better place to meditate then atop the Brooklyn Bridge!
  • How lucky it is for Professor X that Lilandra is not a deformed space monster!
  • How “The Gifted” impressed and depressed us and all our other thoughts on the new FOX show!

If that wasn’t enough, we lay out a plan on how to revitalize and energize the comic-book movie and television worlds before they decay into outright stagnation! It’s a crazy and whirling episode that we hope you all enjoy! Please make sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes (please leave a 5 star review to help us increase visibility so other X-Men fans can find us) or Stitcher! Also, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 29 – The Phoenix Saga: Sacrifce

Posted in on October 2nd, 2017 by Willie

Phoenix Month is here at last! Perhaps the greatest run of X-Men TAS episodes ever created has just begun and we are here to pour over each green and gold spandex covered detail! So strap on your space shuttle seat belts as we discuss…

  • Gambit’s Friday night date wardrobe!
  • The ever-lasting appeal of laser beams!
  • Eric the Red, not a victim of Stockholm Syndrome!
  • Just what are the circumstances required to open a wormhole?
  • Jean Grey finally figures out how to use her powers properly!

It’s a truly epic start to a truly epic run of mid-90s cartoons! Be sure not to miss all the fun and make sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes (please leave a 5 star review to help us increase visibility so other X-Men fans can find us) or Stitcher! Also, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 28 – Out of the Past Part Two

Posted in on September 25th, 2017 by Willie

That’s more like it! Season 3 is finally kicking into high gear as our X-Men stare down a neon green menace on the verge of killing everyone in New York City! Join us as we discuss…

  • Which X-Man is the biggest loser!
  • How much does Wolverine’s smelling power contribute to his ferocious anger?
  • Beast, the unsolicited art museum tour guide!
  • An interstellar space monster from another galaxy is no match for the subway’s third rail!
  • Hype for the upcoming Phoenix Saga!

It’s a silly recap of a pretty exciting episode of the X-Men TAS and we hope you enjoy it! We also hope you’ll join us all October as we celebrate Phoenix month and dive deep into the gooey candy core of X-Men awesomeness! Make sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 27 – Out of the Past Part One

Posted in on September 18th, 2017 by Willie

A new day, a new season of X-Men TAS and another alien spacecraft buried deep in the subway tunnels of New York City! Season 3 is upon us, so join your intrepid hosts as we discuss…

  • The return of the Morlocks!
  • The very quick dispatching of the Morlocks!
  • How Lady Deathstrike’s body positive attitude is an inspiration to us all!
  • The overly shadowed muscles of the X-Men!
  • Aussie Gold Hunters on Netflix, catch gold fever!

Umm, it’s one of the more ‘bleh’ episodes the series has to offer but we promised our faithful fans we’d watch everyone, so bring the pain X-Men, the professionals are here. Make sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: BONUS – X-Men (2000)

Posted in on September 11th, 2017 by Willie

We interrupt our regularly scheduled broadcast to bring you a damn near two hour discussion of X-Men, Bryan Singer’s cinematic extravaganza from the futuristic year of 2000! So strap on your X-Jet seat-belts as we discuss…

  • Casting, costumes, props and leather!
  • The best and worst lines of the movie!
  • Wolverine’s pain as his pops his claws!
  • Why Storm wasn’t yelling at Mother Nature!

It’s a long and interesting conversation on the movie that rebirthed the superhero movie genre into the unending, Hollywood killing, money making behemoth that threatens to follow us until the world ends! We’d like to thank the Flight Through Entirety podcast, a smashing show about Dr. Who, for giving us a special mention on their show a few weeks back! Make sure to download and subscribe to those lovely folks and as always, make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 26 – Reunion Part Two

Posted in on September 4th, 2017 by Willie

Two seasons down, three to go! But before we lovingly plow through the remaining episodes, let us have an end of season two party with our old pal Dash Coombs! In this celebratory episode we discuss…

  • How awkward Gambit looks without his powers!
  • How Wolverine feels pain but quickly laughs in its face!
  • If it was helpful to know how to flip in World War II!
  • That a Fernbarn is really a hot Canadian forest!
  • Leather chickens, do they have seat-belts?

The mood is high and the laughs are plenty as we put the wonderful season two to bed but the fun is over yet. Like a phoenix rising, season three is sure to inspire us all to suit up in some red and green spandex! As usual, make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook! Also, again make sure to check out Dash’s awesome rock group Secretary Legs!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 25 – Reunion Part One

Posted in on August 28th, 2017 by Willie

Incredibly, we are starting to put another season of our beloved X-Men TAS podcast to bed. Lulling us to dreamworld is the episode “Reunion Part One,” a tour de force of thrilling X-Men action where we see…

  • Pterodactyls, the terrifying horse birds of the skies!
  • Our old pal Amphibious returns to slurp at us some more!
  • Wolverine’s constant humble-bragging small talk!
  • Professor X’s eyebrows; hair or folded brow?
  • Brainchild…uhhh…what?

We are joined this week by our gregariously hilarious and talented pal Dash Coombs of the awesome rock and roll band Secretary Legs, so after laughing along at his excellent X-Men TAS commentary, make sure to check out his group or the “master will not be pleased!” As usual, make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 24 – Mojovision + Ready Player One Discussion!

Posted in on August 21st, 2017 by Willie

Just like when the Flintstones met the Jetsons and the Simpsons met the Critic, we have a crossover episode for the ages! Ryan Wilson from the “Get to the Good Part” podcast leaps into the X-Universe to share his thoughts on “Mojovision,” one of the weirdest episodes of the X-Men animated series yet! So join this star-studded affair as we discuss…

  • Longshot and his platinum-blonde mullet!
  • What Mojo has in common with Rush Limbaugh!
  • How Mojovision did Rick and Morty before Rick and Morty!
  • Miami Mutants, Rogue Star, I Dream of Jean!
  • Why Gambit is going to think the X-Men got stoned without him!

In addition to our adventure in the Mojoverse, we delve deep into our shared love of “Ready Player One,” the 2011 sci-fi novel by Ernest Cline and future Steven Spielberg movie! It’s a sprawling and entertaining conversation that we hope will leave you intrigued to read the book and see the movie! Make sure to subscribe to Ryan’s podcast, “Get to the Good Part” by clicking here and as usual, make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: Episode 23- Beauty and the Beast

Posted in on August 14th, 2017 by Willie

The Big Blue Beast is here to kick ass and cure blindness in the latest episode of the X-Men TAS Podcast! Join us as we observe Beast beat up bigots while eloquently explaining to them why they suck! Plus…

  • Do X-Men never really seek revenge?
  • Is the Savage Land a dead-zone for wifi?
  • ::SLURP:: The first appearance of Amphibius ::SLURP::
  • What exactly is Beast is shaving anyway?
  • Jean Grey dispenses some good advice, but is the world listening? Probably not.

It’s one of the most heart-warming episodes of our favorite band of merry mutants! Beast, if you’re out there, we love you man, stay strong! Make sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook!

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