The X-Men TAS Podcast: BONUS – Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Posted in The X-Men TAS Podcast on March 2nd, 2020 by Willie

Does one of the greatest super-hero movies hold up 16-years later? We’ll find out as we break down Spider-Man 2! Join us as we discuss…

  • Sad-sack Peter!
  • Wait, why does Mary Jane love Peter?
  • Harry is also insane!
  • Another reason to never swim in the Husdon River!
  • Twerpy kids everywhere!

Enjoy another long and nitpicking journey through the Raimi Spider-verse! Make sure to subscribe to our podcast via Buzzsprout, iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: The Spider-Man Years – BONUS – Spider-Man (2002)

Posted in The X-Men TAS Podcast on February 24th, 2020 by Willie

We jump back into the Spider-Man cinematic universe with the first entry from 2002! Join us as we discuss…

  • How speeding up the film did wonders for our attention spans!
  • DC presents Marvel’s Spider-Man!
  • Willem Dafoe, near perfect as Green Goblin minus the costume!
  • New York City…not a star in the movie!

Despite dreading this task we actually enjoyed ourselves on this rewatch and we hope you’ll enjoy our conversation! Make sure to subscribe to our podcast via Buzzsprout, iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: The Spider- Man Years – The Vampire Queen

Posted in The X-Men TAS Podcast on January 20th, 2020 by Willie

Black Cat says goodbye and we’re all a little bummed, especially Spider-Man…Join us as we discuss…

  • The new Morbius trailer and what it means for the MCU!
  • Transylvania!
  • Evil, morality and world history!
  • Jedi powers vs. Vampire powers?
  • Blade, Morbius and Black Cat…heavy CW vibes!

Another fantastic and riveting episode of Spider-Man for us to chew on as we careen towards the end of the great season four! Make sure to subscribe to our podcast via Buzzsprout, iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: BONUS – The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

Posted in The X-Men TAS Podcast on August 26th, 2019 by Willie

Oh no! Spider-Man is swinging out of the MCU! Well we thought it was a good enough reason to remember what it was like before he had his Marvel big brothers to rely on so we are talking Amazing Spider-Man 2 on our latest movie bonus episode! Join us as we discuss…

  • Our thoughts on the corporate war between Disney and Sony!
  • The reasons why Tom Holland’s world was more convincing than Andrew Garfield’s!
  • Peter Parker, still a deranged, psycho, Beautiful Mind drug dealer!
  • Should have just let Jamie Foxx wear the crazy green and yellow costume!
  • How awful Sony is at cramming major villains in the third act!

Will Spider-Man be ok back in Sony’s hands? Will Spider-Man make it back to the MCU? Only time will tell but in the meantime make sure to subscribe to our podcast via Buzzsprout, iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: BONUS – The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

Posted in The X-Men TAS Podcast on July 22nd, 2019 by Willie

We’re mixing it up ladies and gentleman! Our first official foray into the Spider-Man cinematic universe begins in 2012 with the oft-maligned “Amazing Spider-Man!” Is it good, is it bad, well…join us as we discuss…

  • Spider-Man 4…and 5…and 6…the Sam Raimi movies that never were!
  • Peter Parker, aka Poochie, the rapping dog!
  • Why you should never let 30-year-olds play high schoolers!
  • The underrated Spider-Man action???!
  • Lizard-Shmizard!

We had a lot of fun revisiting this movie after having barely seen it much it and we hope you will enjoy our conversation and more like it to come in the future! Make sure to subscribe to our podcast via Buzzsprout, iTunesor Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!  

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: The Spider- Man Years – Shriek of the Vulture

Posted in The X-Men TAS Podcast on June 24th, 2019 by Willie

Spider-Man, the Vulture and Will Simpson are all flying solo this week as Sonia takes a brief break from the show! Join me (Will, you all probably knew I write these things) as I discuss…

  • Hype for Spider-Man: Far From Home!
  • Early embarrassing stories of me using the internet in 1996!
  • More great content for Deborah Whitman stans!
  • Justice for Flash Thompson!

I also touch on the future of the podcast going forward; the exciting summer filled with movies and special episodes and far beyond! Make sure to subscribe to our podcast via Buzzsprout, iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: The Spider-Man Years – The Alien Costume: Part Two

Posted in on February 4th, 2019 by Willie

The 100th episode of the X-Men TAS Podcast is here! We blare the trumpets to continue one of the greatest three-parters in Spider-Man TAS history! Join us as we discuss…

  • Is all of Spider-Man’s body sticky, like you know, including his butt?
  • How all of Peter’s money troubles can be traced to the $20,000 computer he keeps in his room!
  • The Shocker’s costume, shockingly reminiscent of Borat!
  • Bell tower scenes, from Vertigo to Batman!
  • How Kingpin’s buyers for Promethium-X are bad guys from the first level of Double Dragon!

Thanks again for sticking with us for 100 episodes and here is to many more! To ensure that, make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: The Spider-Man Years – The Alien Costume: Part One

Posted in on January 28th, 2019 by Willie

Spider-Man meets one of his deadliest villains yet, black goop from outerspace! Join us as we discuss…

  • If Rhino is connected to the Tony Soprano crew in North Jersey!
  • What Colonel Jameson has in common with Jean Grey when it comes to emergency space shuttle landings!
  • Aunt May, stylish Golden Girl who hates Spider-Man!
  • Peter Parker, textbook toxic masculinity on parade!
  • The perfection of the black Spider-Man outfit!

Do yourselves a favor and make sure to watch this episode as it is one of the best of the series! Also, make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Last but not least, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: The Spider- Man Years – Dr. Octopus: Armed and Dangerous

Posted in on December 31st, 2018 by Willie

A truly classic Spider-Man villain enters our lives as Peter Parker tries to date someone way outside his league! Join us as we discuss…

  • Spider-Man’s rogue gallery, as colorful as they are awesome!
  • The 21-minute cliff note edition of Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man 2!
  • JJJ, an asshole with a heart of gold, buried way, way deep!
  • The incredible animation and sound design of Doc Ock’s arms!
  • The slurping noise embedded in Spider-Man’s mask!

It’s your standard fast-paced introduction episode that is laying the foundation of truly great adventures to follow! Happy New Years everybody and make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook! Also, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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The X-Men TAS Podcast: The Spider-Man Years – The Spider Slayer

Posted in on December 17th, 2018 by Willie

In which the Spider-Man animated series goes from 0-60 in 1.9 seconds…holy crap, so much to cover like…

  • Incredible world-class voice acting!
  • Computerized costume location technology!
  • Need a floating chair? Maybe try calling Professor X next time!
  • JJJ runs a rag newspaper but he has more dignity than FOX!

Programming note: Sonia is on the bench this week studying her behind off so we hope to have her back ASAP. In the meantime we are happy to have you stick with us as plow through one of the most underrated animated series of all-time! Make sure to subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or Stitcher and tell all your friends about it! Also, find us on Facebook! Also, follow Willie Simpson on Twitter and please join our Facebook Group!

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