The Oblivion Bar: A Nerd-Culture Podcast


MOVIE REVIEW: Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse

June 5, 2023

News and Notes (6:31) (Sponsored by Whatnot ) For episode 117, Aaron and Chris discuss MOVIEPASS re-appearing and is currently in beta testing, IMAGE COMICS has moved from Diamond to Lunar Distribution, THE FLASH star Sasha …

Chris’ Corner - Tenement #1 (Image Comics)

June 2, 2023

Seven. There are seven of them. That much I am certain of. Woah. Every time I think the unhinged [slash incredibly gifted] creative team of writer Jeff Lemire and artist Andrea Sorrentino can't top their 2018's smash s…

Chris' Corner - Trakovi (Scout Comics)

May 26, 2023

*Minor Spoilers Ahead* Hello true believers! Welcome to the the very FIRST edition of our *~ written ~* version of Chris' Corner. Frequent listeners of The Oblivion Bar Podcast know that each episode of the show [generally…

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Chris’ Corner - Tenement #1 (Image Comics)

Syncing up perfectly with Lemire's script, Sorrentino pages slowly unveil the story bit by bit. Tenement never holds the hand of the reader or tells them…

Chris' Corner - Trakovi (Scout Comics)

Trakovi is all killer and with no filler, and a "f#@& you, I won't do what you tell me" attitude. Fans of Ennis' Preacher and Milligan's Shade the Changi…

About the Hosts

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Aaron Knowles

Co-Host, Media Liaison, Partnership Management

Loves all things Science-Fiction. Robots, Lazers, time-travel, and anything Captain America or Batman. #CATDAD

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Chris Hacker

Co-Host, Producer, Editor

Long time enthusiast of all things comic-books, strong proponent for meeting new nerdy people, and shares a similar ideology as Victor Von Doom. Also loves going to the movies and smelling new books after buying them.