Michael Hoffert, Jr. : It came from the longbox

My guests and I go into our longboxes and find those lost comic books gems that are near and dear to our hearts. We also explore the geek cultures of film and television. Your feedback is appreciated. Click here.
5/9/16 The Troubles
In this episode, Mike, Jake, Ethan, and Nate talk about Sweet Tooth, Agents of Atlas, Geoff John’s JSA, Fred Van Lente’s Amazing Fantasy, and Flash: Blitz. Be sure to check out Mike’s new website michaelhoffertjr.com, featuring his comic book work and musings. Also, his twitter @fromthelongbox, and send as questions and comments to longboxfeedback@gmail.com

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2/17/16 A Long Time Ago, In A Galaxy Far Far Away
In this episode, Jake Brand and Dan Klein join Mike to discuss this weeks books, including Iron Man 7, Vision 4, Sherriff of Babylon 3, Scarlet Witch 3, Velvet 13, and Swamp Thing 2. Then they go into the galaxy of Star Wars comics new and old, including Tag and Bink, Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir, Jason Arron’s first arc of Star Wars, Shattered Empire, the Darth Vader and…books, and Star Wars Tales 9. Please send any emails to longboxfeedback@gmail.com, and be sure to follow Mike as @fromthelongbox on Twitter.

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11/11/15 Random Crimes 
description: In the episode, Mike is joined by the new cast of Jake Brand and Sabrina Hutchings to talk about the books they've been enjoying lately before diving into the back issue bins. Lots of randomness ensues. Also, be sure to pre-order "The Violent" by Ed Brisson and Adam Gorham from Image comics this December 8th. The final order cut off is November 16th (Diamond Code:OCT150505).  Be sure to email the show at Longboxfeedback@gmail.com and follow Mike on Twitter as @fromthelongbox.

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5/21/15 Yeah, I Don't Know Either
In this...very bizarre episode, Mike is joined by Dan and Ookla the Mok members Rand and Adam to talk about some comics. It's a very strange show, folks. Be sure to follow the show on Twitter and email the show as "Longboxfeedback@gmail.com". Also, be sure to leave a review on iTunes.

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5/5/15 ICFLB Special: Ed Brisson
Mike sits down with Ed Brisson, writer of the newly released “Murder Book” collection from Dark Horse, the recently finished “Sheltered”, and the upcoming “The Mantle”, both from Image. Be sure to email the show at longboxfeedback@gmail.com with the subject line “feedback” and leave a review for us on iTunes.

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4/22/15 ICFLB Special: Josh Fialkov
In this special episode, Mike sits down and talk with writer Josh Fialkov about his current and upcoming project such as Pacific Rim, The Life After, The Bunker, and Punks.

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3/25/15 MUSICAL CHAIRS
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n this episode, Mike and Cliff are joined by newcomer John Vasquez to usher in a new era and a new format. The boys talk about what they’ve been digging lately before diving back into their longboxes to find “Daredevil: Man Without Fear”, “All-Flash One-shot”, and Geoff Johns’s “Avengers” run. Please be sure to send any comments or complaints to longboxfeedback@gmail.com, follow the Mike on Twitter as @fromthelongbox, and if you find the show on iTunes be sure to write us a review and leave a rating.

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1/15/15 After the Gas Leak
Episode Description: Well they're back...again. In this episode, after a long hiatus, Mike, Cliff, and new comer Dan sit down to talk about Silver Surfer, Copperhead, East of West, Star Wars, Lazarus, New 52 Future's End. Then they dive into the way back machine for Fables Vol.1, Ms. Marvel, JLI Vol.1, JLA Vol.1, Inhuman, and American Flagg. Email us at longboxfeedback@gmail.com

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11/23/14 ICFL Special Edition: Vito Delsante
In this special edition, Mike take a break from shoveling snow to chat with writer Vito Delsante about his upcoming book “Stray” 1, available to preorder through Diamond using the code NOV140915 for the Mike Norton cover or NOV140916 for the Khary Randolph exclusive. It is also available on ComiXology. For further information be sure to visit Vito’s website http://www.vitodelsante.com

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7/17/14 Volume Two
The return! The boys are back after a long absence to throw down and talk about All-New X-Factor, Silver Surer, Magneto, Original Sin, Uncanny X-Men, and Sons of Anarchy in this weeks books. We then go back and check out Serenity, Black Kiss, Star Trek Doctor Who, Final Crisis, Star Slammers, and Tom Strong. Be sure to email the show as "longboxfeedback@gmail.com"

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1/23/14 Immateria Girl
In this episode the boys sit down and talk about Alan Moore and JH Williams III's philosophical spiritual epic "Promethea" in a winding, serpentine discussion. Please send feedback to "longboxfeedback@gmail.com"

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11/7/13 Back and Forth
In this return episode, Tom and Mike talk about a few books they've been liking the last few months such as "X-Men Battle of the Atom", "Sheltered", "Doctor Who: Prisoner of Time", "Thor God of Thunder", "Iron Man", and "Sex Criminals". Then they dive into their back issues to talk about "LEOG Nemo", Dan Jolley's "Firestorm", "X-Men: Search for Cyclops", and "Sgt. Rock: The Prophecy". Mike's mini-comic "The Event: A Tale of Alien Visitation" is available to purchase, just email "longboxfeedback@gmail.com" with the subject heading "The Event". Also, be sure to help out writer Steve Niles by donating money to "HelpSteveNile@gmail.com" at Paypal!

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10/27/13 In this special episode, Mike talks to the writer of "Bloodhound" and "JSA: The Liberty Files" Dan Jolley about the return of "Bloodhound".

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8/14/13 Three Time Lords Walk into a Bar…
In this episode, the boys return to talk about Thor, Wolverine and the X-Men, Doctor Who, Breath of Bones, and more. Be sure to leave your feedback at longboxfeedback@gmail.com, and follow Mike as @fromthelongbox and Cliff as @BfloDude on Twitter.

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5/22/13 Loose Seal
In this episode, the boys sit down and talk about Elektra Assassin, Age of Ultron, Jim Lee's WildC.A.T.s, Jeff Lemire's Animal Man, Buffy the Vampire Slayer season 9, and Superman: Birthright. Se sure to friend us on Facebook, follow the show as @fromthelongbox on Twitter, and email us at longboxfeedback@gmail.com.

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3/26/13 Four-Thirds
After taking a month off the boys are back in form to talk about four-issue stories including Muppets: Snow White, Nexus: Space Opera, Fantastic Four: 1234, X-Men Icons: Iceman, Siege, and Banner. If you're a creator looking to network be sure to check out The Talent Hunt First Class on Facebook. You can send emails to longboxfeedback@gail.com, friend us on Facebook, and follow Mike on Twitter as @fromthelongbox.

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1/3/13 Exchange Street
In this belated holiday episode, the boys talk about the books they exchanged including World's Finest, Vinyl Underground, Grendel: Devil by the Deed, Nightcrawler, 7 Psychopaths, and The Surrogates. Be sure to friend us on facebook, email us at longboxfeedback@GMAIL.COM and follow Mike on twitter as @fromthelongbox.

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11/29/12 Gettin' Strange
In this episode the boys dip into the weird world of comics to read The Invisibles Vol.6, Testament, Brat Pack, Alan Moore's The Courtyard, Daredevil: Wake Up, and Madman Adventures 1-3. We also preview next month's Holiday comic exchange episode! Be sure to friend us on Facebook and follow the show on twitter as @fromthelongbox. Also, if you dig us, be sure to give us a review on iTunes or tell your comic enthusiast friends about us!

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10/25/12 Re-re-return!
In this episode we are appropriately rejoined by Cliff to discuss this weeks books. Then we delve into X-Factor 1-6, Superman: Up, Up, And Away, Batman: Under the Red Hood, Green Lantern: Rebirth, New Avengers: Breakout, and Astonishing X-Men: Gifted. Be sure to send feedback to longboxfeedback@gmail.com and follow us on twitter as @fromthelongbox.

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9/27/12 Man Down!
In this episode Tom and Mike are missing Cliff but press on to chat a little bit about Marvel NOW! and look forward to a bunch books before talking about the early Perez and Busiek Avengers, Leave it to Chance, Transmetropolitan: Back on the Street, and the Incal. Be sure to follow us on twitter as @fromthelongbox, friend all of us on facebook, and email us at "longboxfeedback@gmail.com" Also, be sure to check out the Buffalo Comic Con on Sunday, October 7th at the Marriott on Millersport. For more info, you can email the show.

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8/30/12 What Are You Doing with Your Life?
In this episode Tom cycles back in while Cliff misses out because of work, but we power through to talk about the books we're looking forward to. After that we dive into some cold reads like Mike Allred's Madman, The Expendables, Batman Dark Detective, and Mark Waid's Daredevil. Please friend us on Facebook, follow the show on twitter (@fromthelongbox) and send us email to 'longboxfeedback@gmail.com"

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7/26/12 The Life and Times of Mike and Cliff
In this episode Mike and Cliff are a man down but carry on by talking about JMS' "Strange", Josh Dysart's "Unknown Soldier", Kevin Smith's "Spider-Man/ Black Cat", and Frank Miller and Dave Gibbon's epic "The Life and Time of Martha Washington". Please send any feedback or questions to "longboxfeedback@gmail.com", friend Mike, Tom, and Cliff on Facebook, and follow the show on twitter as @fromthelongbox.

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