Ep 12: Making Comics for Patreon with Rachael Smith

May 10, 2017

This week, Scott is joined by David Molofsky and Rachael Smith, creator of many great comics reviewed by AP2HYC. They talk about Rachael's creative process, her Patreon, and the benefits of asking cats advice, all while Scott tries to recover from a certain nightmare inducing rabbit.

Check out Rachael's Patreon, rachaelsmith.org, plus all Rachael Smith related articles on AP2HYC here.


Intro to Rachael Smith - 2:00

The Rabbit/Bess - 05:35

Ask Flimsey - 12:40

Wired Up Wrong - 18:45

Postcards/Dr Who/Patreon Rewards - 22:15

Rachael's Process - 32:05

Conventions - 47:16

Artificial Flowers - 53:00


Ep 11: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review with Rob Wallis (Full Spoilers)

May 3, 2017

This week, Scott is joined by the OG Sidekick and film blogger Rob Wallis along with Editor-in-Cape David Molofsky as they review the latest entry into the MCU, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Will they be hooked on a feeling once more? Or will the scars from last week’s episode be too fresh and painful for Scott to bear?

Check out Rob’s podcast, Electrics Shadows Podcast, and his blog, Of All the Film Sites.

Watch Will Webb’s video review of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.



The plot(s) - 03:40

Five credit scenes? Really? - 55:55

Characters - 1:04:36

Final Thoughts - 1:32:05


Ep 10: Will Webb: The Man Who Hates Guardians of the Galaxy

April 26, 2017

This week, Scott is joined by AP2HYC's Video Hero Will Webb, and he's got a few choice words about the MCU's lovable band of space rogues. Will he convince Scott that it's a bad film? Does he think Vol. 2 will be any better? And what does this mean for the MCU as a whole?

You can find Will’s original GotG article here.



Will Webb - 01:40

James Gunn - 05:50

Tone - 11:25

Movie parallels - 23:46

Marvel and it's creators - 27:05

Fan reactions - 33:04

Character development - 37:24

Vol 2. hopes - 57:28

How to have a constructive conversation - 1:10:44


Ep 9: Gerry Anderson - Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet, and Supermarionation

April 19, 2017

This week, Scott is joined by AP2HYC's Official Sidekick and Gerry Anderson mega fan, Fred McNamara, as they discuss the various television series and movies made by one of British televisions most influential creators. Listen as they analyse the beloved shows of the past, dissect the new shows of recent times, and cause Scott's ego to crumble like ash in the wind. Podcapers are go!



Intro to Gerry Anderson - 02:20

Thunderbirds - 05:20

Captain Scarlet - 28:40

New Captain Scarlet - 42:50

Thunderbirds Are Go - 49:00

Thunderbirds 2086 - 1:01:12

The Live Action Movie - 1:04:50

The Other Shows - 1:24:4


Ep 8: Beauty and the Beast + Ghost in the Shell Review (Full Spoilers)

April 12, 2017

In another musical episode, Scott and Mark Russell revisit the live action adaptations of Beauty and the Beast as well as Ghost in the Shell. Are they better than their animated counterparts? Or do they simply not hold up? Whatever happens, Scott will find something to complain about Disney. It's what he does.



Beauty and the beast - 09:00

Plot - 11:15

On the subject of Stockholm syndrome - 35:00

Tale as old as time - 45:10

Special effects - 53:10

LeFou - 1:00:00

Final Thoughts - 1:06:45

Ghost in the Shell - 1:15:40

Differences with original - 1:22:35

Controversy - 1:25:50

Wrap up 1:36:50


Ep 7: Power Rangers (Full Spoilers)

April 5, 2017

In this episode, Scott is joined by AP2HYC writer Alex Reale as they talk about the pros and cons of the new Power Rangers movie. Does it hold up to the original series? Are these new Rangers mighty or mediocre? And most importantly, how long before Scott tries to disassemble Alpha in a fit of rage?


Plot - 04:45

Power coins - 12:26

Pay No Attention to the Man in the Wall - 19:23

On The Subject of Product Placement - 35:35

The Costumes/Megazord - 43:10

The Characters - 53:02

Final Thoughts - 1:31:55


Ep 6: Iron Fist Review (Full Spoilers)

March 29, 2017

In this episode, Scott is joined again by Mark Russell as they tackle what might be the most disapointing entry in the MCU, Iron Fist. They anaylse the characters, talk about some serious plot holes, and wonder just when, if ever, will we see K'un Lun?


Casting Controversy - 08:50

Premise Recap - 15:05

♫ Coleen, Coleen, Coleen, Coleeeeeen! ♫ - 26:30

Plot - 32:20

Martial Arts Analysis - 40:05

Intro Sequence - 47:45

Characters - 54:30

K'un Lun - 1:29:35

Danny Rand - 1:33:15

Misc. Gripes - 1:45:25


Ep 5: Logan Review (Full Spoilers)

March 22, 2017

Scott is joined once again by AP2HYC's Editor-in-Cape, David Molofsky, to discuss Hugh Jackman's final X-Men film - Logan. In their full-spoiler review, the pair discuss the film's great successes as well as Jackman's legacy. They also get into some nerdy nit-picking, talk about the Old Man Logan comic, and what the future holds in store for the X-Franchise.


Plot Discussion - 05:30

Old Man Logan Comparison - 15:15

Characters - 21:45

Nitpicks & Plot holes - 50:25

Hugh Jackman - 1:11:50

Final Thoughts - 1:22:10

Post-Credits: Bonus Disney Impressions - 1:26:50


Ep 4: Scott’s Disney Dirty Dozen

March 15, 2017
This week, Scott and Mark dive into the magical world of Disney for a very special musical episode!
Prince Mark has spent his whole life immersed in these classic cartoons. Armed with an encyclopedic knowledge of everything Disney, he defends the Magic Kingdom from Scott's acerbic rants. But is the power of nostalgia alone enough to fend off Scott's attacks?
What's Scott's problem with Beauty and the Beast? Is it time to let Frozen go? And is there anything at all that these two can agree on?

First Musical Number: 03:20

Little Mermaid: 08:00

Beauty and the Beast: 23:00

Second Musical Number: 37:30

Aladdin: 54:15

Peter Pan: 1:08:30

Bambi: 1:11:45

Sword in the Stone: 1:18:50

Pocahontas: 1:25:45

Frozen: 1:26:40

Moana: 1:39:30

Dumbo: 1:44:30

Sleeping Beauty: 1:50:55

The Rescuers: 1:57:00

Return to Neverland: 2:01:55

Third Musical Number: 2:14:15


Ep 3: The Most Influential Nerd Culture Films

March 6, 2017

In this episode, Scott is joined by Mark Russell and David Molofsky to discuss 15 of the most influential films in nerd culture.

Each of the the hosts picked out 5 of the most influential films in nerd culture to discuss.

Round 1: 06:00

Round 2: 30:00

Round 3: 52: 15

Round 4: 1:12:40

Round 5: 1:34:30