Zack Kruse joins us to talk about Daniel Warren Johnson and Space Mullet, Anaconda, the Appleseed Con (Mike Norton, Pete Bagge, Steve Ditko, Steranko, Tom Scioli, Jack Cole and Plastic Man, Kyle Baker, Neal Adams, Seth Fisher, Adam Hughes, Art Adams, Dave Stevens, Alex Ross, Brian Bolland, Mike Zeck, Gary Panter, Art Spiegelman, Ed Piskor, Ryan Browne, Dave Wachter, and more), Showcase Presents: Sea Devils by Russ Heath and Robert Kanigher, Stan Lee, Jim Balent, Valiant’s Unity by Matt Kindt and Dougie Braithwaite, IDW’s Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time by Scott and David Tipton and company, Francesco Francavilla, Rick Remender and company’s astoundingly good Uncanny Avengers, Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey’s Moon Knight, Jonathan Hickman’s Time Runs Out, Robert Kirkman, Manifest Destiny by Chris Dingess, Owen Gieni, and Matthew Roberts from Image, Nailbiter, Southern Bastards, Jodorowsky’s DUNE, Saga, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Mummator and the Conquerors of the Cosmos by Tim Baron, and a whole mess more!
We kick off your Thanksgiving festivities with talk of Afrodisiac Vs Moby Dick and Jim Rugg, Superior Spider-Man Annual #1 by Christos Gage, Javier Rodriguez, Alvaro Lopez, J. G. Jones, and Laura Martin, Hickman’s Infinity, thankfulk comic book tweets, Sergio Aragones, Man of Steel, Paul Pelletier and Aquaman, Will Pfeifer, Rick Remender (Black Science, Uncanny Avengers) and Matteo Sclera, Dean White, Zero #3, Jason Aaron (Wolverine and the X-Men, Amazing X-Men), Steve Bryant, Image, Nite Owl and Dr. Manhattan (JMS, Joe Kubert, Adam Hughes, and more), Sabertooth Swordsman, Matthew Allison, Mike Norton and Tim Seeley’s Revival, Bendis and Immonen’s All-New X-Men, Art Spiegelman, Protectors Inc. and Gordon Purcell, Francesco Francavilla and Black Beetle, Dr. Who 50th Anniversary Special, The Mysterious Underground Men by Osamu Tezuka, Ryan Holmberg, and PictureBox, Spawn, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Sandman: Overture, The Honeymooners and The Jeffersons, best and worst spin-offs, Xerox Ferox: The Wild World of the Horror Film Fanzine by John Szpunar, the Star Trek/Doctor Who crossover from IDW, Avengers Alliance, and a whole mess more!
After spending a LOT of time on Avengers #14-17, New Avengers #8, and Infinity #1, we segue into Joe Kelly’s Deadpool Omnibus, Soldier X and Igor Kordey, SAGA, Tom Scioli’s Satan’s Soldier #2, Brian Wood’s Conan from Dark Horse, Rick Remender’s Uncanny Avengers and Captain America, Regular Show, TMNT, LEGO, Sean Murphy, Creepy #12 (Richard Corben, Calamity of Challenge’s Matthew Allison, Steve Ditko, Archie Goodwin, and more), Matt Wagner and Simon Bisley’s Tower Chronicles, Archaia’s Secret History (with even more of the great Igor Kordey), and a whole mess more!
Ray Harryhausen, Dan Adkins, Marvel Now (Amazing Spider-Man, Superior Spider-Man, Indestructible Hulk, Hickman’s Avengers and New Avengers, Remender and Romita Jr’s Captain America, Uncanny Avengers, and much more), Mark Waid’s Daredevil, Challengers of the Unknown, Fear Agent, Rachel Rising, Norton and Seeley’s Revival, Guardians of the Galaxy, Abnett and Lanning’s Hypernaturals, Humanoids, Brian K Vaughn and Marcos Martin’s Private Eye #2, Mark Millar and Frank Quitely’s Jupiter’s Children, comics for women, Manhattan Projects, Wasteland, J. Gonzo!, the Iron Man movie, and much more!
After a plunge into the dark realm of Jacques Tardi's It Was the War of the Trenches from Fantagraphics, we surface into the light of Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre #1 by Darwyn Cooke and Amanda Conner, Jeffrey Brown's Darth Vader and Son from Chronicle Books and CAKE (the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo), Top Shelf’s Double Barrel anthology from Cannons Kevin and Zander (available on Comixology), Joe Kelly's Action Comics #775, Cyril Pedrosa's Three Shadows from :01, Stumptown by Greg Rucka and Matthew Southworth from Oni, Rick Remender's Strange Girl from Image, Harbinger and the new Valiant, Haunted Hulk from Hulk #50-52 by Jeff Parker and Carlo Pagulayan, Ian Brill and Dracula World Order, Spider-Men #1, Tales of the Dark Knight #1 and Jeff Lemire, and a whole mess more!