The Fantasticast Episode 149: Fantastic Four #127 - Where The Sun Dares Not Shine

The Fantasticast Episode 149
The Fantasticast Episode 149

I Am A Mole (Man) And I Live In A Hole (Man)

Hello, and welcome to episode 149 of The Fantasticast. Each week, Steve Lacey and Andy Leyland guide you through every issue, guest-appearance and cameo of The Fantastic Four.

This week, we're taking a look at Fantastic Four #127, in which Roy Thomas and John Buscema bring together the myriad rulers of the subterranean kingdoms of the Marvel Universe - The Mole Man, Kala, and Tyrannus. It's a melting pot of underground intrigue, with lashings of moloids, a giant lizard, and just a little touch of brainwashing.

We've also got your listener e-mails, wonderfully sappy number one single, more false starts than a thing that contains a large number of false starts (look, it's late, and metaphors are hard), and news of some sort of infinitely secret convergence...

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