Episode 10: Superheroes vs. Shonen Heroes, or friendship & darkness

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What makes a hero? This week we’re taking on tropes in American superhero comics and shonen battle manga, and talking about what makes these two similar genres entirely different. Who will win – brooding vigilantes or the power of friendship?

Book Recommendations/Reviews:

Special guest Elizabeth: Super Sons by Peter Tomasi & Jorge Jimenez (D.C Comics)

Kelly: Dreamin’ Sun by Ichigo Takano (Seven Seas)

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