Gil Reads Comics

Gil Reads Comics

In-depth comic book recaps and reviews released at least once a week. We cover a variey of comics but always stay current with AMAZING SPIDER-MAN and BATMAN. This podcast is great if you read comics and are looking for rich discussions to accompany them. The podcast is also great for non-readers as we make sure our recaps are detailed and easy for you to follow along!


March 1, 2020

Ep. 22 – The Amazing Spider-Man #40

This week on Gil Reads Comics, Gil deep dives into The Amazing Spider-Man #40 with Alon’s help. If you don’t read comics, don’t worry! Gil will be your guide. Watch this episode on YouTube!

February 24, 2020

Ep. 21 – Wolverine Reboot: Issue #1

It’s a OneTake weekend special! The triumphant return of our old podcast “Gil Reads Comics”. This week, Gil deep dives into the new Wolverine reboot with Alon’s help. If you don’t read comics, don’t worry! Gil will be your guide.

January 4, 2019

Ep. 20 – Spider-Geddon Complete Recap (2018)

Gil recaps the complete Spider-Geddon event including issues #1 – #5 and some events from the tie-in comics. [01:20] – Spider-Geddon Complete Recap [45:25] – Brief thoughts on the Spider-Geddon event Check out the Gil Reads Comic YouTube channel for video recaps of these comics! Have any feedback, questions, or suggestions? Is there a … Continued

December 26, 2018

Ep. 19 – Batman #61 and #38 (2018) Review, Scooby Apocalypse #2 (2016)

Did Batman just travel back in time? Why is Gil feeling so dark? What mess has Velma gotten us into this time? We’re trying out a new format this week where recaps will be performed without interruption and discussions will follow them. On this episode, Gil and Daniel (subbing for Adam) review Batman #61. This … Continued

December 22, 2018

Ep. 18 – Amazing Spider-Man #12 (2018) Review, Pirates of the Caribbean reboot

Has J. Jonah Jameson’s past come back to haunt him? Why won’t Kingpin leave Spider-Man alone? Why is Gil talking so fast? Find out as Gil and Adam recap and review issue #12 of Amazing Spider-Man, released on Dec 19, 2018. [00:43] – NEWS: Pirate of the Caribbean reboot announced, but no Johnny Depp [01:53] … Continued

December 21, 2018


Celebrate Christmas and (a belated) Hanukkah in the best way possible, with comics! Join us as we perform holiday comics, sing comic-related Christmas carols, and tackle some DC / Marvel trivia. You can listen to this episode as usual or watch it on YouTube, complete with Holiday decorations and comic book visuals. Thanks to Swampline … Continued

December 19, 2018

Ep. 16 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Gil and Adam review Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, the latest Spider-Man film from Sony. Follow Miles Morales as he becomes Spider-Man and learns he is not alone in the multiverse! No worries if you haven’t seen the movie yet as we start with a spoiler-free review before diving into spoilers. [3:49] Spoiler-free review [27:20] Spoilers … Continued

December 13, 2018

Ep. 15 – Amazing Spider-Man #11 (2018) & The Batman Who Laughs #1 (2018) Reviews

Why does Gil want to eat Saturn? Why is J. Jonah Jameson so tight with Spider-Man? What does Batman find so funny? Find out as Gil and Adam recap and review issue #11 of Amazing Spider-Man and issue #1 of the BRAND NEW The Batman Who Laughs, both released on Dec 12, 2018. [2:00] Amazing … Continued

December 10, 2018

Ep. 14 – Scooby Apocalypse #1 (2016) Review

Daniel reads comics? Gil’s (other) brother Daniel, subs for Adam this week and takes the reins with recapping the first issue of Scooby Apocalypse issue 1. This series reinvisions Scooby-Doo with a more serious take as the meddling kids you know and love, face off against… THE APOCALYPSE. This issue was released by DC Comics … Continued

December 7, 2018

Ep. 13 – Batman #60 (2018) Review, News on Upcoming Batman Stories

Did Penguin marry an actual bird? Has Batman’s past come back to haunt him? Will Commissioner Gordon and Batman ever settle their differences? Find out as Gil and Adam review Batman #60, the third issue of the Tyrant Wing story arc! This issue was written by Tom King, with art by Mikel Janin and guest … Continued