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Geek Syndicate


In 2006, the Geek Syndicate was born. And who came roaring out but a pair of crazy-yet-loveable geeks by the names David “Monts” Monteith and Barry “Nuge” Nugent. Producing a weekly (well most of the time) podcast celebrating and commenting all aspects of geek life GS is one of the longest running geek related podcasts in the UK. It’s critically acclaimed, irreverent, touching, intellectual, nonsensical, fairly drunken, incredibly sexy, hilarious…er…and stuff.

Mar 22, 2019

Once again, the Birds of Geek swoop in with a quick dose of comic reviewery. Amy, Ant and Barry delve into Victoria Schwab's prequel comic for her successful novel series and then Barry checks out one of the DC / Looney Toons crossover comics. Credits for the comics reviewed are as follows:

  • Shades of Magic Volume 1 (Writer: VE Schwab, Artist: Andrea Olimpieri, Colourist: Enrica Eren Anglioni, Colour Assist: Viviana Spine, Flats, Chapter 4: Cassandra Peirano Letters: Rob Steen) - Swashbuckling, magical fantasy.
  • Batman Elmer Fudd Special #1 (Writer: Tom King, Artist: Lee Weeks, Colourist: Lovern Kindzierski, Letterer: Deron Bennett) - Transporting cartoon staples into a Noir Gotham.

If there's a comic you would like us to review drop us a line at thegeeks@geeksyndicate.co.uk