Geof Darrow’s Shaolin Cowboy from Dark Horse, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, Marvel Universe LIVE!, Fables: Super Team (#102-108) by Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham, Steve Leialoha, and Lee Loughridge from Vertigo, Superior Spider-Man #32 by Dan Slott, Christos Gage, Giuseppe Camuncoli, John Dell, Adam Kubert, Antonio Fabela, and Rain Beredo, Spider-Verse, Trillium by Jeff Lemire and Jose Villarrubia for Vertigo, The Strain, ComicBase, Abe Sapien #14-15 by Mike Mignola, Scott Allie, Max Fiumara, Dave Stewart, Juan Ferreyra, and Sebastian Fiumara from Dark Horse, Afterlife with Archie #6 and Andrew Pepoy, Star Trek: City on the Edge of Forever - The Original Teleplay by Harlan Ellison, Scott Tipton, David Tipton, and J. K. Woodward from IDW, Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland by Eric Shanower and Gabriel Rodriguez from IDW, Dark Horse Presents #1, and a whole mess more!
Jim Rugg joins us to expound on Street Angel from AdHouse Books, Ed Piskor’s Hip Hop Family Tree, Rob Liefeld, Brian Maruca, Gary Groth, Comics Comics (Frank Santoro, Dan Nadel, Tim Hodler, and more), PictureBox, Chris Pitzer, Supermag, Boulet, Mike Mignola and the Hellboy Goes to Hell Artist’s Edition from IDW, Afrodisiac, Usamu Tezuka’s Book of Human Insects from Vertical, Cable: Blood and Metal, Brian Lee O’Malley’s Seconds, Jane, the Fox, and Me by Fanny Britt and Isabelle Arsenault from Groundwood Books, Josh Bayer, Jason Karns and FUKITOR, Organ fanzine, SDCC, Tom Scioli, Fort Thunder, Copacetic Comics, Paul Pope, Pittsburgh Comic Con, Robin Williams, Wally Wood, social media, artistic influences, CAB, Howtoons [Re]ignition by Fred Van Lente, Tom Fowler, and Jordie Bellaire from Image, Magnus: Robot Fighter from Fred Van Lente and Cory Smith from Dynamite!, the Annihilation Omnibus and Guardians of the Galaxy, Farel Dalrymple’s The Wrenchies from :01 First Second, and a whole mess more!
Mighty Skottie Young joins us to talk about Guardians of the Galaxy and Rocket Raccoon, Adventure Time, Henry and Glenn Forever and Ever by Tom Neely and Friends (Jim Rugg, Tom Scioli, Ben Marra, Josh Bayer, Matthew Allison, and more!), Jason Howard, Justin Jordan and Kyle Strahm’s Spread from Image, Jim Mahfood and Los Angeles Ink Stains, Bendis’ Guardians, and a whole mess more!
Seconds by Bryan Lee O’Malley, Skottie Young’s Daily Grind, the Guardians of the Galaxy movie, A Dame to Kill For and Frank Miller, Bill Mantlo, a long look at the New Universe: Star Brand (Jim Shooter, Romita Jr, Al Williamson, John Byrne, D.P.7, The Pitt, Nightmask, and more), Byrne’s Superman, Bloodlines, Grayson #1 by Tim Seeley, Tom King, Mikel Janin, and Jeromy Cox, the Lightning Saga, Legion, Malibu and the Ultraverse, Chuck Rozanski, Dark Engine #1 by Ryan Burton and John Bivens from Image, David Lapham’s Stray Bullets: Killers, Low #1 by Rick Remender and Greg Tocchini, Image’s Black Science #7 by Remender and Matteo Scalera, SDCC News-O-Rama: Todd McFarlane and Spawn, Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Star Trek/Planet of the Apes: The Primate Directive from Boom!/IDW, and more, Sharknado 2, Lane Milburn’s Twelve Gems from Fantagraphics, Ms. Marvel by G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona, Aaron Conley, Steve Bryant’s Athena Voltaire, Nailbiter, and a whole mess more!
Kicking it old school on Ed Piskor, Jim Rugg, Tom Scioli, Amazing Heroes, Marvel Comics Presents, Tom Sutton, Steve Gerber and Man-Thing, Doug Moench, Tom Grindberg, the Image Expo and Eric Stephenson, Frankenstein: Alive, Alive! by Steve Niles and Bernie Wrightson from IDW, Orphan Black, Thor: God of Thunder, Dan Slott and Mike Allred’s Silver Surfer, Black Kiss XXXmas Special in July by Howard Chaykin from Image, Lady Sabre & the Pirates of the Ineffable Aether by Greg Rucka and Rick Burchett, Conan the Reaver and John and Marie Severin, the Uncanny Avengers Annual #1 by Rick Remender, Paul Renaud, and Art Adams, Warrant Publishing’s The Creeps #1 (Frank Brunner, Rich Buckler, Ken Kelly, Joe Rubinstein and more), Mad About Superheroes, Legendary Star-Lord #1 by Sam Humphries, Paco Medina, Juan Vlasco, and David Curiel, Image-O-Rama: Supreme: Blue Rose #1 by Warren Ellis and Tula Lotay, Low #1 by Rick Remender and Greg Tocchini, The Wicked and the Divine #2 by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie, and more, Teen Titans #1 by Will Pfeifer and Kenneth Rocafort, and a whole mess more!
David’s dream comes true as the mighty Matt Wagner stops by to talk to us about his upcoming Grendel/Shadow book from Dynamite!, Mage, Zorro, the Shadow: Year One, Django and Quentin Tarantino, Stephen King, and more! Plus, in the second hour, we get into some Wonton Soup by James Stokoe from Oni, Jodorowsky’s DUNE, Remender’s Captain America, the Thor controversy, Punisher, Iron Fist: The Living Weapon, Fred Perry’s Gold Digger, the Harvey Awards, and a whole mess more!
The great Ryan Browne joins us to talk about God Hates Astronauts #1 from Image and a whole bunch of other stuff, including Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt’s The Sixth Gun from Oni Press, Jonathan Hickman and Nick Pitarra’s The Manhattan Projects, Chew, Rob Schrab’s Scud the Disposable Assassin, Silver Surfer, Ryan Stegman, Skottie Young, portfolio reviews, Andrew MacLean’s Headlopper, Jeff Lemire, Matt Kindt, Tradd Moore, the Cohen Brothers, Original Sin, Mike Deodato, Trees #2 from Warren Ellis and Jason Howard, Garth Ennis and the Thin Red Line arc of Crossed: Badlands, Jim Rugg and Brian Maruca’s Street Angel from AdHouse, Wolfhands by Nick Johnson and Justin Heggs, Southern Bastards and Jason Latour, Kirby’s Devil Dinosaur, Wonder Woman, Baltimore: Chapel of Bones by Mike Mignola, Christopher Golden, Ben Stenbeck and Dave Stewart, Lane Milburn’s Twelve Gems from Fantagraphics, SAGA, Star Wars: Rebel Heist by Matt Kindt and Marco Castiello, Ross Peacock, Outcast #1 and Paul Azaceta, T4, and a whole mess more!
David and Jason recount their HeroesCon 2014 experiences and, one of the stars from that very con, titanic Tom Scioli stops by to unleash some Cybertronian wisdom on his Transformers Vs. G.I. Joe series with John Barber from IDW! There’s talk of Dominion, Dan Govar, Jason Latour, Matteo Sclera, Kevin Mellon, Dave Wachter, Skottie Young, Tom Fowler, Art Adams, Mitch Gerads, Ryan Stegman, Francesco Francavilla, Dan Panosian, Bill Sienkiewicz, Chris Pitzer and AdHouse Books, Jim Rugg, Box Brown, Geoff Darrow, Pat Broderick, Jeremy Haun, Steve Mannion, Stephanie Buscema, Maris Wicks, Atomic Elbow, Ryan Browne, Sidebar, the last issue of Larry Hama’s G.I. Joe for Marvel, Rob Liefeld, Ryan Browne, Ben Marra, Ed Piskor, Rick Remender, Aaron Conley and the upcoming Sabertooth Swordsman serial in the new Dark Horse Presents anthology, Gabriel Hardman and Corinna Bechko, Matt Kindt, Brian Hurtt, Dennis Hopeless, Terry Moore, Trees, Deadly Class, Nailbiter, Marvel’s current Punisher ongoing, Southern Bastards, Jim Starlin and Ron Lim’s Thanos Annual, Ted McKeever’s Miniature Jesus from Shadowline/Image, and a whole mess more!
Steve Mannion, Heroes Con, New York City Special Edition, NYCC, the Archaia FCBD hardover (David Petersen and Mouse Guard, Ramon Perez and Farscape, Royden Lepp and Rust, Adam Smith and Kyla Vanderklugt, Sean Rubin’s Bolivar, and more), SAGA #18-19 by Brian K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples from Image, Mark Millar and Goran Parlov’s Starlight, Image-O-Rama, Spawn, The Strange Tale of Panorama Islamd by Suehiro Mauro from Last Gasp, The All-New X-Men and Guardians of the Galaxy in the Trial of Jean Grey by Brian Bendis, Stuart Immonen, Sara Pichelli, David Marquez, Wade Von Grawbadger, and Justin Ponsor, No More Humans by Mike Carey and Salvador Larroca, Rick Veitch, Miracleman Book One: A Dream of Flying by The Original Writer, Garry Leach, Alan Davis, Don Lawrence, Steve Dillon, Paul Neary, and Steve Oliff, Marvel Graphic Novels, Alan Moore, Matt Kindt’s Mind MGMT, Terry Moore’s Rachel Rising, Kyle and Yost and Ed McGuinness’ Amazing X-Men, and a whole mess more!