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ReAction Comics: A Superman Podcast

ReAction Comics: A Superman Podcast

By Fans Not Experts
I recently started reading Action Comics going all the way back to #1 in 1938 - and some of it is just wild! And I thought - I NEED TO TALK ABOUT THIS! So welcome to a brand new podcast, "ReAction Comics" where in every episode episode I talk about the Superman stories in every issue of Action Comics! So basically, I'll be doing this podcast for the rest of my life. I hope you check it out!!
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Action Comics #36 (May, 1941)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #36 of Action Comics – from May, 1941, where Superman tricks a couple guys into drugging themselves. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
34:48
January 18, 2022
Action Comics #35 (April, 1941)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #35 of Action Comics – from April, 1941, where Superman beats up a car and a plane, but takes it easy on an armored car. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
42:06
January 11, 2022
Action Comics #34 (March, 1941)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #34 of Action Comics – from March, 1941, where Superman saves stops a runaway mine car from crushing a woman who I guess can't get off the tracks? Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
37:02
January 03, 2022
Superman’s Christmas Adventure (1940)
In this episode, Mike covers the special Superman’s Christmas Adventure comic from 1940, where Superman kidnaps a kid, elves attack people, and some toys come to life – Merry Christmas! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
48:34
December 25, 2021
Action Comics #33 (February, 1941)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #33 of Action Comics – from February, 1941, where Superman saves Lois from being shot - pretty much by accident. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
35:37
November 29, 2021
Action Comics #32 (January, 1941)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #32 of Action Comics – from January, 1941, where Superman stops an illegal gambling ring with the help of something he made – in his laboratory!? Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
34:30
November 22, 2021
Action Comics #31 (December, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #31 of Action Comics – from December, 1940, where Superman uses the Vulcan neck pinch on Lois Lane to knock her out. Multiple times. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
37:11
November 08, 2021
Action Comics #30 (November, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #30 of Action Comics – from November, 1940, where Superman cracks an airship in half just by using his feet. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
38:32
November 01, 2021
Action Comics #29 (October, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #29 of Action Comics – from October, 1940, where Superman gets shot by a pharmacist. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
35:12
October 07, 2021
Action Comics #28 (September, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #28 of Action Comics – from September, 1940, where Superman does a bunch of flips on the backs of elephants. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
33:49
September 29, 2021
Action Comics #27 (August, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #27 of Action Comics – from August, 1940, where Superman superman fights a dog - with quite the name. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
43:53
September 20, 2021
Action Comics #26 (July, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #26 of Action Comics – from July, 1940, where Superman punches a house, stops a hanging! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
41:56
September 07, 2021
Action Comics #25 (June, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #25 of Action Comics – from June, 1940, where Superman gets hypnotized! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
42:21
August 23, 2021
Action Comics #24 (May, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #24 of Action Comics – from May, 1940, where Superman answers a newspaper ad - and stumbles upon quite the adventure! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
43:56
August 16, 2021
Action Comics #23 (April, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #23 of Action Comics – from April, 1940, where for the first time Superman comes face to face with his greatest nemesis! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
45:46
August 02, 2021
Action Comics #22 (March, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #22 of Action Comics – from March, 1940, where Superman rides a torpedo. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
33:22
July 26, 2021
Action Comics #21 (February, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #21 of Action Comics – from February, 1940, where Superman flies....on a plane. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
37:06
July 19, 2021
Action Comics #20 (January, 1940)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #20 of Action Comics – from January, 1940, where Superman goes to Hollywood and stumbles upon a bonkers adventure! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
43:24
July 12, 2021
Action Comics #19 (December, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #19 of Action Comics – from December, 1939, where Superman aids in the development of a lifesaving vaccine. That sounds plaguely - I mean, vaguely familiar! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram! Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
50:00
June 28, 2021
Action Comics #18 (November, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #18 of Action Comics – from November, 1939, where Superman stops the presses. Literally! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram! Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
31:54
June 21, 2021
Action Comics #17 (October, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #17 of Action Comics – from October, 1939, where Superman saves a doomed steam ship....after letting a bunch of men die trying to save that same ship! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram! Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
35:49
June 15, 2021
Action Comics #16 (September, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #16 of Action Comics – from September, 1939, where we finally learn the name of the city Superman lives in! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram! Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
29:30
June 07, 2021
Action Comics #15 (August, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #15 of Action Comics – from August, 1939, where Superman fights sharks while searches for sunken treasure! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram! Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
36:23
May 31, 2021
Action Comics #14 (July, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #14 of Action Comics – from July, 1939, where Superman once again comes face-to-face with the Ultra-Humanite! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram! Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
40:36
May 24, 2021
Action Comics #13 (June, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #13 of Action Comics – from June, 1939, where Superman finally comes across what can only be described as a super-villain! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
31:53
May 17, 2021
Action Comics #12 (May, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #12 of Action Comics – from May, 1939, where Superman recklessly causes hundreds of thousands of dollars in property damage all in the name of safety! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
37:12
May 10, 2021
Action Comics #11 (April, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #11 of Action Comics – from April, 1939, where Superman foils a stock scheme and makes a killing in the process! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
38:58
May 03, 2021
Action Comics #10 (March, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue  #10 of Action Comics – from March, 1939, where Superman saves a guys life and goes to a party! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
43:39
April 26, 2021
Action Comics #9 (February, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #9 of Action Comics – from February, 1939, where Superman saves a guys life and goes to a party! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
40:40
April 19, 2021
Action Comics #8 (January, 1939)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #8 of Action Comics – from January, 1939, where Superman helps some kids and then beats up their homes! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
39:39
March 22, 2021
Action Comics #7 (December, 1938)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #7 of Action Comics – from December, 1938, where Superman joins the circus! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
42:32
March 15, 2021
Action Comics #6 (November, 1938)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #6 of Action Comics – from November, 1938, where Superman confronts a con artist who is cashing in on the Superman name! Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
42:24
March 08, 2021
Action Comics #5 (October, 1938)
In this episode, Mike covers issue #5 of Action Comics – from October, 1938, where Superman saves a town, a reporter and money on train fare. Follow @ReActionComics on Instagram.  Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
28:01
March 01, 2021
Action Comics #4 (September, 1938)
In this episode, Mike covers the fourth issue of Action Comics – from September, 1938, where Superman drugs and kidnaps an innocent man, then assumes his identity to infiltrate and and stop a college football game. He probably should be arrested for what he did. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
41:40
February 22, 2021
Action Comics #3 (August, 1938)
In this episode, Mike covers the third issue of Action Comics - from August, 1938, where Superman willingly puts the lives of many people at risk just to teach a rich guy a lesson. A true hero. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
35:43
February 15, 2021
Action Comics #2 (July, 1938)
In this episode, Mike covers the second issue of Action Comics featuring the return of the world's greatest hero, Superman. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
37:05
February 08, 2021
Action Comics #1 (June, 1938)
In this first episode, Mike covers the first every issue of Action Comics featuring the first ever appearance of the world's greatest hero, Superman. Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
36:10
February 01, 2021
Welcome To ReAction Comics: A Superman Podcast!
I recently started reading Action Comics going all the way back to #1 in 1938 - and some of it is just wild! And I thought - I NEED TO TALK ABOUT THIS! So welcome to a brand new podcast, "ReAction Comics" where in every episode episode I talk about the Superman stories in every issue of Action Comics! So basically, I'll be doing this podcast for the rest of my life. I hope you check it out! Premiering February 1, 2021!
01:20
January 29, 2021