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Doctor DC Podcast

Mar 13, 2019

This week we are joined by the Chief in Comics, Doctor DC Sr. as we talk all about the Legion of Super-Heroes, their villains, their homeworlds, and the 31st-Century in general!

Sponsored by Great Lakes Grooming Co. 

Intro Music by Aaron Barry

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News and Notes

(3:29) Aquaman Sequel Gets Official Release Date

(7:20) Titans Season 2 Has Found Its Superboy

(10:30) Titans' Starfire Teases Season 2 Costume

(13:02) Will Smith Has Been Replaced by Idris Elba in Suicide Squad 2

(18:09) Cast Rumors for Suicide Squad 2

(24:06) Trailer for Mera: Tidebreaker

(29:25) Zack Snyder To Host Director's Cut Film Event

(31:25) Doctor DC Senior's Reactions to Shazam Trailers

(36:38) Season 8 is Arrow's Last Season

(40:23) Ezra Miller Claims Flash Movie Will Unite the DC Multiverse

(43:05) New Constantine Series in Development

(47:26) Rumors The Others Are To Appear in Aquaman Sequel

(51:25) Swamp Thing TV Series

(53:00) DC Debuts Biggest and Most Insane Batsuit Ever

(54:29) Kaley Cuoco Teases Harley Quinn Animation

(55:52) Scott Snyder Teases How Year of the Villain Affects the DCU

(58:43) DC Debuts New Justice League of the Future


Legion of Super-Heroes

(1:02:00) Doctor DC Sr's Legion of Super-Heroes Facts

(1:11:10) What other Justice League members are honored in the 31st century?  What happened to cause the Green Lantern Corps to be disbanded?

(1:16:30) Timberwolf and Matter-Eater Lad... buddy cop movie?

(1:19:58) Legion continuity.

(1:26:30) What characters/powers should be brought over to other titles?

(1:31:38) Starting point recommendations.

(1:35:47) Ferro Lad

(1:38:55) What planets other than Durla and Daxam are represented in the 21st century?

(1:42:13) A summary of how the Legion was created.  Animated vs Live Action adaptation.

(1:50:03) Cast key characters.

(1:54:14) Is Mon-El affected by the Daxamite reputation of being xenophobic?

(1:57:18) Favorite Legionnaires and coming up with our own codenames.

(2:04:09) Would Marvel's Nightcrawler make sense as part of the Legion like he was originally intended to be?

(2:06:31) Who is the Legion's greatest enemy?

(2:10:05) Contemporary heroes/villains that do and do not have lineages in the Legion. 

(2:14:58) Dial Docs join the Legion!


Dial Doc

(2:16:03) Frequent-Sir

(2:17:44) Black Hole Boy


Characters, Places, Things

Bouncing Boy



Chameleon Boy




Element Lad

Fatal Five

Ferro Lad

Firestorm (PreFlashpoint) (Rebirth)

Legion of Substitute Heroes

Legion of Super-Heroes (Pre-Zero Hour) (Post-Zero Hour)

Matter-Eater Lad




Saturn Girl

Timber Wolf

Time Trapper



Ultra Boy


Recommended Reading & Viewing

Constantine (TV Series)

Doctor DC Podcast Issue 61- Pocket of Logical Inconsistencies

Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds

Legion Lost (Vol 01) (Vol 02)

Mera: Tidebreaker

Suicide Squad