Week 3 - New World Order

Week 3 - New World Order

Episode description

All-Star Journalist Gita Jackson and World’s Finest Comics Expert Alex Jaffe dissect issue #3 of 52, covering Jaffe’s favorite villain, the Creeper-Freakazoid connection, and why characters have to die.


  1. Let’s Talk About The Cover (09:14)
  2. Let’s Talk Talent (11:47)
  3. Let’s Talk 52 #3 (13:43)
  4. The Backup (52:10)
  5. Favorite Scenes (58:26)
  6. The Blackboard (and Celebrity Gossip Corner) (01:05:33)
  7. Asking The Questions (01:26:32)


52 Pickup is an Aftermath production, created by Gita Jackson and Alex Jaffe, and edited by Esper Quinn, with original music by Jon Ehrens. If you’d like to follow along, you can check out 52 at your local comic book store or library, or the DC Universe Infinite subscription service. The views and opinions expressed on this show are solely those of the show’s personalities, and do not reflect those of DC Entertainment or Warner Bros. Please rate and review our show wherever you can, and send your questions and comments to 52mailbag@gmail.com. Never stop reading comics.