#119 – The Legacy Of Alan Moore: Portraying Heroes & Villains, On-Screen Adaptations And A Lifetime Of Comic Books With Steve J Ray

Steve J Ray joins Mike this week for an unexpected discussion on Alan Moore, comic books, heroes & villains, positivity and so much more!  

In more detail, the guys start by discussing some of Alan Moore’s works including a spoiler-free conversation on MiracleMan, before they delve into some Superman stories, what makes good heroes & villains, Star Wars comics and Steve’s relationship with comics over the years – they also discuss The Killing Joke & Three Jokers, whether certain comics should be turned into movies or a tv show, being optimistic and more!  

Make sure you check out episodes 108 & 117 for Steve’s other two appearances on GCC and ep 115 for his Superheroes For Dummies co-hosts, Dan & Paul!  

Find Steve J Ray at @el_steevo on TwitterSuperheroes For Dummies' Site - His Fantastic Universes Review Site - DC Comic News - Dark Knight News  

Promo by the Superheroes For Dummies podcast, out bi-weekly on Comics In Motion - End promo by Steve’s Batman Animated Series podcast on DC Comics News  

On Mike’s Patreon, you’ll get access to both parts of this chat in one episode as well as an exclusive new show “Afterthoughts” (with 2 episodes being *FREE* to anyone – one of which is their review of The Phantom Menace as Mike & Megan have started a full Star Wars run-through), plus there are other unsplit full-length episodes of GCC, additional photos (including early access to photos of comics for his Star Wars show) and more, so if you want to support the show and get more content, check it out at http://patreon.com/genuinechitchat


In the previous episode of GCC; number 118, Mike spoke with Rachael Madori; wine sommelier, ex-porn star, suicide survivor, mental health spokeperson and alternative psychedelic medicine activist about her wine expertise, tattoos, defining queer, her time in the porn industry, stigmas and much more!


Mike was on the 20th Century Geek podcast to talk about his 3 “Desert Island Comics” here:  http://spoti.fi/3r1UOvZ

Mike & Megan were also on the Batman retrospective on 20th Century Geek, where they discuss Batman ’66, the four Burtonverse Batman movies, Mask Of The Phantasm and the Dark Knight trilogy, check it out part 1 here: https://spoti.fi/3sTeN2m

Mike was recently on Podcasts We Listen To, speaking about his show Genuine Chit-Chat and next week he talks all about this show and his love of Star Wars: http://spoti.fi/3uus0PT

Mike also appeared on episode 76 Frank Burton’s Ragbag podcast: http://spoti.fi/3aLgx5e


Mike has another show, called Star Wars: Comics In Canon – all episodes can be found on Comics In Motion’s podcast feed and episodes are out every Saturday; episodes 0-48 are out now, with ep 48 featuring the munity on Mon Cala (Ackbar’s homeworld), the release before that was a spoiler-free book review of Light Of The Jedi and episode 47 were stories about the heroes of the rebellion! Previous episodes topics include Lando comics, the Journals of Old Ben Kenobi, Count Dooku, Darth Vader, Kylo Ren, Darth Maul, how C-3PO got his red arm & more - https://spoti.fi/3kPcyJH 

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