Listen Up Casuals! Welcome to a show for the casual fan. We break down your favorite comic book shows and movies and compare them to the comics they are based on. Did they nail it? What was different? Did we love it or hate it? Tune in to find out!

Get your engines ready because Rocco and Chris are back with another hauntingly dark episode of Listen Up Casuals! On the season finale we are discussing the Ghost Rider. We hope you enjoyed this season and we have some ideas for season themes cookin’ so stay tuned. Speaking of cookin’, let’s talk the Spirit of Vengeance! This is LUC Dark.


What are you reading?


  • RIP Ray Stevenson
  • Miles Morales live action movie
  • Spiderman 2 VG
  • Marvel “retires” Nick Fury
  • Kamala Kahn to die
  • Alligator Loki comic 
  • New DD creative
  • GODS
  • Gotham War
  • TMNT trailer 
  • Image to depart previews



Character Origin in Comics

  • Carter Slade – Ghost Rider #1 (February 1967)
  • Johnny Blaze – Marvel Spotlight #5 (Aug. 1972)
  • Danny Ketch – Ghost Rider (vol. 3) #1 (May 1990)
  • Robbie Reyes – All-New Ghost Rider #1 (March 2014)


  • Champions
  • Secret Defenders
  • Marvel Knights
  • Midnight Sons

Current Status in Comics

  • Ben Percy current run
  • Weapons of Vengeance this summer  w/ Wolverine
  • Danny Ketch mini series


  • Ghost Rider (2007)
  • Ghost Rider Spirit of Vengeance (2011)


  • Agents of SHIELD – Robbie Reyes – Gabriel Luna & Tom McComas
  • 90’s cartoons – appearances on X-Men, F4, Incredible Hulk (voiced by Richard Grieco)