Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Coming soon...

Horror Crossover Encyclopedia Volume I, 2nd Edition.

Written by Robert E. Wronski, Jr.  Published by 18thWall Productions.

With a new matte cover.  A new second foreword by Trick or Treat Radio's Dynamo Marz.  Selected revised entries.

Fall 2016.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

The city by the Bay. No the other one: Bay City in the TVCU




1934 to 1959-- Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe Stories-- P. I. Philip Marlowe  Solves Crimes in Bay City.





1959--Destroy All Humans!--Furon  Cryptosporidium-137 and  Orthopox 13  Travel to Earth to Rescue   Cryptosporidium-136 and ends up Battling the American Branch of  Majestic 


1964 to 1999--Another World--A soap opera about the lives of the Citizens of Bay city 






1969--Destroy All Humans 2--While trying to Stop he KGB and the Sworn enemies of the Furons the Blisk  Cryptosporidium-138 must Save Bay City at one ponit during this adventure 



1970 to 1976--Somerset--A Spin off of Another World about Missy Palmer Matthews,Lahoma Vane Lucas,and Sam Lucas moving form Bay city to the fictional town of Somerset Michigan




1974--The Rockford Files "Exit Prentiss Carr" P.I Jim Rockford Travels to Bay City on a case ends up involved in murder


1975--Destroy All Humans! Big Willy Unleashed-- Cryptosporidium-138 Must Defend his Big Willy fast food Restaurants  form   the Evil  Colonel Kluckin and make sure no one finds out that  his Big Willy burgers are actually made with corpses 


1975 to 1979-- Starsky and Hutch-- Bay City police detectives David Michael Starsky and Kenneth "Hutch" Hutchinson Slove crimes in Bay city with the Help of their confidential informant  a pimp Named Huggy Bear


1979-- Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon--Cryptosporidium-139 Must Battle Nexosporidium Warriors and Follow the Path of the Furon to achieve enlightenment. This goes has well has you'd think  


1980 to 1982--Texas--A spin off of Another World where Iris Wheeler moves form Bay city to Houston to be with her Son Dennis.




1983--Bay City Blues--A show about Bay city's minor league  baseball team   the Bluebirds 


June 1992--Another world Summer Desire--A prime time  Special   episode of Another world all about the love lives of the Citizens of Bay City



1992 to 1997--Renegade-- Bay City Undercover cop  Reno Raines is Framed for a Murder  other Corrupt cops and must Work has a bounty hunter until he can clear his name.


1993--Green Lantern (vol.3) #37-- Green Lantern Hal Jordan Attends the Bowl Between the Bay City Gold-Miners and the the Mudville Maroons. The game is interrupted by attacking Demons Who Hal and Fellow Hero Guy Gardner Team up to stop


  

2016--Moros: A Hard Boiled Hero-- Detective Edward Knight becomes the vigilante Moros and battles crime in Bay City

































Saturday, July 23, 2016

COPS AND CROOKS: EMPIRE CITY IN THE TVCU

             





1930-1938--Mafia--Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven--In the City of Lost Haven. Tommy Angelo raises thru the Ranks of the Salieri crime family before betraying them.





1938-- Mafia 2 Mobile-- Marco Russetto Travels to Empire Bay and works for the Falcone crime family. (Note Empire Bay was Called  Empire City in Early Previews for Mafia 2 so I'm counting them has the same place)



 March 1942--Police Comics #8--Donald Richards becomes the First Man hunter and Battles Crime in Empire City 


April  1942--Paul Kirk Battles Crime in Empire City has the Second man Hunter 


World War 2 to present  --Michael Chabon Presents the Amazing Adventures of the Escapist-- Tom Mayflower known has the the Escapist Battles The Iron Chain while based in Empire City





 1943 to 1951--Mafia 2-- In Empire Bay Vito Scaletta raises  thru the Ranks of the Falcone crime family.


1946--Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven--Tommy Angelo is released form Jail and Movies to Empire Bay under and Assumed Name under assumed name.

1946-1951 --Joe's Adventures--While Vito Scaletta is in Jail Joe Barbaro uncovers what's really going on with Clemente crime family in Empire Bay 



1948--Funny Man 1-6--Television comedian Larry Davis becomes the Costumed Crime Fighter Funny man and Battles Crime in Empire City  






1950's--The Betrayal of Jimmy/Jimmy's Vendetta-A  gun for Hire Named Jimmy Gets Revenge on those who Wronged him in Empire Bay  







1946-1951 --Joe's Adventures--While Vito Scaletta is in Jail Joe Barbaro uncovers what's really going on with 


1951--Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven/Mafia 2--In Empire Bay Vito Scaletta and Joe Barbaro kill Tommy Angelo for being a rat 





1964 To Present--Big Bang Comics-- After an accident with a  Project Gemini spacecraft Chris Kelly  Becomes Ultiman   Battling Crime with the Roundtable of America while Based in Empire City 

1975--1st Issue Special #5--Mark Shaw becomes the 3rd Manhunter 


1976--Secret Society of Super-Villains-- A Clone  of Paul Kirk becomes the 4th Manhunter  and joins the Secret Society of Super-Villains


1995--Manhunter Vol 2 #0--Chase Lawler Becomes the 5th Manhunter and fights crime in Star City


1998--Need for Speed III Hot Pursuit--Illegal street races  Break out in Empire City 









2002--JLA 61--Kirk Depaul thew last Clone of Paul Kirk becaomes the 6th Manhunter and Joins the Super Hero for Hire Team the Power Compny  

2004--Manhunter Vol 3 #1--Kate Spencer becomes the  the 7th Manhunter and fights crime in L.A.

2010 InFamous--Bike Messager Cole Macgrath Electronical Powers and  Uses them to Defends a quarantined  Empire City Follow the Empire Blast 

2010--InFamous: DC Comics--Cole Macgrath Continues to Defend Empire City  

2011--inFAMOUS 2--Empire City is Nearly Detrasyed By the coming of the Beast Before it is finally Taken Down by Cole Macgrath in New Marais. Thou it Seems Cole Dies in the Process 

2011 Sometime during Infamous 2--Infamous Festival of Blood--Cole  Macgrath Battles Vampires in New Marais

2011--Holy Terror-- The Fixer Battles Al-Qaeda  after they attack Empire City (Not I find this book to be both Racist and poorly written but I'm including it for the sake of completion)

March 2012--Street Fighter X Tekken-- Cole Macgrath Simply Not Dead Searches for Pandora's Box . Street Fighter X Tekken is a Crossover between the Street Fighter and Tekken Franchises Cole Was a Guest Fighter in the PS Vita version of the Game. 

November 2012--PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale-- A Time displaced Cole  Macgrath  Battles other Time displaced Heroes and villains while trying to Stop Polygon Man who is a Thret to all Reality.  PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale is a crossover between many PlayStation Franchises. 

2013--Steven Universe--Empire City is Shown Quite Often a place Steven and his dad would like to visit 

November 2015--Crime City Mobile Game-- A Gang War Breaks out in Empire City 



Early 2018-- InFamous: First Light--Abigail 'Fetch' Walker Uses Her light based powers to  survive on  the Streets of Seattle

Late 2018--inFAMOUS: Second Son--Delsin Rowe uses his Fire Based powers to Battle Department of Unified Protection in Seattle

2020--C.O.P.S.--"C.O.P.S. Central Organization of Police Specialists. Fighting crime in a future time. Protecting Empire City from Big Boss and his gang of crooks."



Sometime in the Future--Sonic Unleashed--to Save the World form Dark Gaia Sonic The Hedge Hog Travels the world. including a stop over in Empire City  


The 30th Century--Big Bang Comics --The Pantheon of Heroes Defend the Universe based out of Empire City   







Alternate Timelines

The Cartoon Universe-- Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse fight crime in Empire City which is home to anamorphic animals

Not Another Spoof Universe--SuperHero movie--.Rick Riker Becomes the Super Hero Dragon Fly


TVCU 3-- The bad Ending for Infamous  and inFamous Anarchy happen here 

Earth B --Big Bang Comics--4 F reject Chris Kelly Become Ulitman and Joins the Knights of Justice and later the National Guardians



Silver Age Sentinels--Where Empire City Exists in place of New York City 












Friday, July 22, 2016

MICAH HARRIS (in his third appearance on the show) and Felissa Rose

Next Saturday, July 23, the TVCU Crew will be recording episodes 34 and 35 of the Television Crossover Universe podcast from Castle Wolfenstein on the Grand Guignol Network. 




In Episode 34, RobertIvanChris and James will be talking with friend of the show MICAH HARRIS, about the rerelease of the Eldritch New Adventures of Becky Sharp, his new novel, Murder in the Miracle Room, and his fascination with a Disney Channel original series.  You can find Micah's previous appearances on our show over in the sidebar to the right, TVCU Podcast episode 6, from January 19 and TVCU Podcast episode 13, from March 8.


In Episode 35, RobertIvanChris and James will be talking with actress/producer Felissa Rose, iconic lead from the classic Sleepaway Camp, and producer of the upcoming film, Death House.  

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