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Comic culture has invaded our everyday life. No longer a niche interest, these stories, and heroes have become a part of our mainstream culture. Join Robbie and Joe for the Other Identity, as they discuss headlines and issues ranging from the comics themselves to the Silver Screen.

The Snyder Cut: Is it that Bad?

The Snyder Cut of DC Comics Justice League continues to be a hotly debated topic. With more news and rumors surfacing, Robbie and Ben take a moment to really ask whether it's a good thing or a bad thing. They also touch on some of the recent headlines coming out of the comic and super…

WandaVision and Comics Romance

WandaVision has finally hit Disney Plus Streaming and Robbie and Ben give spoiler-free first impressions. Plus, when does romance actually work in comics? What are the best and worst examples of comic couples. Ben and Robbie discuss why Scarlet Witch and the Vision work so well. They also break down some of their favorite couples…

DC Comics Infinite Frontier

DC Comics is in the midst of launching it's next era of story-telling with Future State and Infinite Frontier. Robbie and Ben break down exactly what that means for readers new and old alike. What can we expect from the new and returning series after the events of Future State? Which creative teams and titles…

Marvel's Empyre Event

Earlier this year Marvel wrapped up a year long crossover event called Empyre. It saw the Kree and Skrull races unite, ending a millennia long war, to fight a common foe. Robbie and Ben read through all 31 episodes including the main book and all the tie-ins. They break down the event as whole and…

The Essential Wonder Woman w/ Phil Jimenez

With Wonder Woman 1984 officially out on HBO Max, Robbie and Ben are heading to Themyscira! And they've got a special guest joining them for today's episode. It's legendary Wonder Woman writer and artist Phil Jimenez! You're not gonna want to miss a minute! Subscribe to The Other Identity on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Google…

Black Panther: Essential Reading

The Black Panther has a long history dating back to the 60s. With that much canon, where do you even start? Robbie and Ben have you covered this episode as they discuss Black Panther 101 and give you a list of essential reading. This includes the best stories to jump into as a new reader…

Disney Plus Mega Reveals

Marvel and Disney released a torrent of announcements last week for the Disney Investor Day. There were over 15+ title updates and reveals for Marvel alone. This included trailers for Falcon and the Winter Soldier and Loki. Plus, brand new Disney Plus series like Ironheart, Secret Invasion and Armor Wars. Robbie and Ben break it…

Comic Book Lover's Gift Guide

The holiday season is coming and you need to know what to get that special nerd in your life. They could be a sibling, a parent, a friend, or a co-worker. They all have one thing in common regardless of how much money you're willing to spend on them. They love comic books and superheroes.…

Marvel and DC Upcoming Attractions

The year of 2021 is going to be massive for Marvel and DC movies. From Wonder Woman 1984 and Black Widow to Suicide Squad and The Eternals, the year is packed to the gills with Superheroes. But that's not all, because of the pandemic, both studios have movies ready to go and in the production…

Upcoming DC Animated Universe Movies

The Marvel Cinematic Universe needs to move over! The DC Universe may be divisive among fans thanks to flops like Batman v Superman and Justice League. Though gems such as Wonder Woman and Shazam have helped to repair its image a bit. The real strength in DC Comics filmmaking is with their Animated movies. With…

Who Are The New MCU X-Men?

Who will be the new X-Men in the MCU? With the mutants film rights squarely back in the hands of Disney and Marvel, it's only a matter of time. The FoX-Men went through two different iterations, with decreasing popularity from fans. However, now that they're back in the capable hands of Kevin Feige at Marvel…

Teen Titans: Essential Reading

Where should new readers begin their Teen Titans journey? Robby and Ben have some great suggestions for you. The dynamic duo of Robbie Landis and Ben Morse is back once again for another episode of the Other Identity. The Other Identity is a podcast about exploring the culture created by comic books. This week at…

Who's On The New Team For Avengers 5?

What are the rumors of who may be in the next installment of the Avengers? The dynamic duo of Robbie Landis and Ben Morse is back once again for another episode of the Other Identity. The Other Identity is a podcast about exploring the culture created by comic books. This week Robbie and Ben dive…

Disney+ Marvel Shows: The Future MCU

Wandavision releases on Disney Plus, then come May of 2021, Black Widow will be in theaters. But could the true future of the MCU actually be in streaming instead of the movies? The dynamic duo of Robbie Landis and Ben Morse is back once again for another episode of the Other Identity. The Other Identity…