Worldbuilder Brandon Graham squanders close to two-and-a-half hours of his very valuable personal time with us, dropping mad science on graffiti, Moritat, manga, Moebius, Richard Starkings, his Walrus all bum album from Picturebox, James Stokoe, King City + TokyoPop + Image, Prophet (Farel Dalrymple, Simon Roy, Giannis Milonogiannis, Rob Liefeld, and more), John Buscema, tattoos, Paul Pope, Mike Mignola, Jack Kirby, the artist/writer relationship, Robert Kirkman, Jeff Lemire, Frank Quietly, editors, corporate comics, Adventure Time, process, J. Scott Campbell, Jim Lee, Keith Giffen, Michael DeForge and LOSE, Multiple Warheads, Excalibur and Alan Davis, Hip Hop, Vertigo and Nicole Kidman, T. K. Weaver and The Less than Epic Adventures of TJ and Amal, and a whole mess more! PLUS! Chris sits for a spell with Tony and Kara Moore! Y’all should be paying for this level of infotainment!
The great Ryan Stegman joins us to talk about The Brady Bunch, Kickstarter, Todd McFarlane, manga and anime (Akira, Otomo, Miyazaki, and more), Joe Mad, Ashcan Allstars, great penciler and inker teams, original art, Klaus Janson, Spider-Man 2099, Dan Slott and Superior Spider-Man, Jim Lee, Image Comics, Dick City, Greg Capullo, Thor: God of Thunder, Chris Bachalo, Age of Ultron, Iron Man, Thunderbolts, Gabe Hardman’s Kinski, Jim Rugg, Legends of the Dark Knight, Bedlam, and a whole mess more!
All-different! All-weird! Around Comics’ Brion “Sal” Salazar picks up the baton dropped by his wayward brother, helping us through The Dark Knight Rises, Green Lantern, Avengers, and other comic book-themed films (with a little Battleship on the side), Chew Volume Five: Major League Chew from John Layman and Rob Guillory, Hiroya Oku's Gantz from Dark Horse (incorporating Eli Roth and Hostel/Cabin Fever, Human Centipede, Rob Zombie and his cinematic oeuvre, Jim Lee and 100 Bullets, Bryan Hitch, Paolo Rivera, J. Scott Campbell, Scott McCloud and Abraham Lincoln, and more!), Sammy the Mouse from Zak Sally and La Mano 21, Mark Waid's The Unknown, Eric Powell's Goon (by way of Alan Moore and Pictopia, Mike Norton, Skottie Young, Rick Remender and Fear Agent, Hellboy, Jeff Lemire, and others), IDW’s Popeye #1 from Roger Langridge and Bruce Ozella, The Green River Killer, a tease for Morrison and Quitely's Flex Mentallo, podcast burnout, and a whole mess more!