In a conversation slightly altered from its broadcast last month on Marvel Noise (Ep 226), Steve and Andrew the LArabbit discuss their trips to the 2014 BostonComicCon and SDCC! First of two episodes this week! The summer lull is over!
With Steve Raker on vacation the inmates are running the asylum. Andrew, Kevin, and Phil discuss some indie comics and probably go on a tangent or two with Transformers Vs. G.I. Joe #1 (IDW), Hexed (2014 – Boom!), Captain Victory & Galactic Rangers #1 (Dynamite), The Legend of Oz: The Wicked West (Big Dog Ink), Netflix original Anime: Knights of Sidonia & the manga (Vertical), The Delinquents #1 (Valiant), and The Boom! Studios Humble Bumble!
In this episode, Andrew, Steve, Kevin and Phil discuss indie comics Fell Beasts (harrymoyer.storynvy.com), Egos (image), Star Trek – The City on the Edge of Forever (idw), Bandette (monkeybrain), Umbral (image), Hack/Ash (the Hack/Slash & Army of Darkness crossover from dynamite), MPH (image), Starlight (image), Mind MGMT (dark horse), Anti-Hero (monkeybrain), Outcast (image), and Andrew gets frantic over a Boot to the Head! Enjoy!
Steve, Andrew, and our Canadian contingent of Kevin & Phil are back to talk more indie comics! Discussed in this episode: Trees #1 (image), Deathmatch #1-12 (boom!), Spaceman (vertigo), True Patriot (true patriot comics), Packs of the Low Country #1(packsofthelowcountry.com), The Empty Man #1 (boom!), Transformers vs G.I.Joe FCBD (idw), The Wicked + The Devine (image), Conan – Phantoms of the Black Coast (dark horse), and vintage good girl strip collections of Miss Fury (idw), Brenda Starr (hermes press), Milt Caniff’s Male Call (hermes press), and Bill Ward and Gill Fox’s Torchy (quality comics)!
outro: Bob Dylan – Alberta #1
Kevin, Andrew, Phil & Steve shoot the indie comics breeze with Richard Sala’s The Graverobber’s Daughter (fatagraphics), Nail Biter (image), Chew/Revival (image), World War Kaiju (01publishing), The Long Beach Expo coloring panel, The Woods (boom!), drifting classroom (viz), The Answer (dark horse), Vampirella 1 (dynamite), Killing Girl (image), Rocketo (image), Sex Criminals (image), Night Breed (boom!), Hellbillies (kingbone press), Conan the Avenger (dark horse), X-O Manowar (valiant)! Enjoy!
Kevin, Andrew, Phil and Steve are back with more indie comic goodness! Kevin tells us what he missed and what he didn’t at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF 2014), plus the guys discuss Creepy 16 (dark horse), Epic Kill 1-10 (image), 2000A.D. FCBD, Madame Frankenstein (image), The Saviors (image), The Fighting Stranger (HicksVillian/TheFightingStranger.com), Starlight 3 (image), Chaos 1 (dynamite), and Southern Bastards (image).
outro: Play It All Night Long (Warren Zevon)
Kevin, Steve, Andrew & Phil are back to discuss Andrew’s trips to WonderCon & C2E2, as well as indie comics The Mercenary Sea (image), Warlord of Mars #31-35 (dynamite), V-Wars (idw), Dream Police (image), Mind MGMT #21 (image), The Massive (dark horse), and Rai (valiant)!
Closing tune: Magdalena (Zappa/Mothers Live 1970, sung by Flo & Eddie of Turtles fame)
The guys bend time and space to facilitate Andrew’s presence before leaving for C2E2, discussing his trip to WonderCon, indie comics numbering practices, Star Wars (dark horse), Bad Houses OGN (dark horse), IDW Artist’s Editions, The Hobbit GN (ballantine), Invincible #104-110 (image), Mind MGMT (dark horse), Star Trek – Alien Spotlight: The Tribbles (idw), Starlight #1-2 (image), Black Beetle (dark horse), Rat Queens (image), and Kevin finally sneaks in Flowers of Evil (vertical)!
Andrew, Steve, Phil & Kevin are back to talk about the other books they’ve been reading: Monster & Madman #1 (idw), Undertow #1 (image), Action Presidents (evil twin), The Sincerest Form of Parody (fantagraphics), The Field (image), Starslammers #1 (idw), Caliban (avatar), Fell Beasts (harrymoyer.storenvy.com), Twomorrows publications Comic Book Creator, Back Issue, Alter Ego, Draw!, and the Jack Kirby Collector, plus Andrew gives us some of the skinny on ECCC!
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closing tune is Boom Boom Mancini by Warren Zevon
Steve, Phil, Andrew, and Kevin are back to present and discuss The Auteur (Oni), Magnus Robot Fighter (Dynamite), Richard Sala’s works including Violenzia & The Hidden (Fantagraphics), 5 Ghosts (Image), Veil (Dark Horse), Molly Danger (Action Lab), Bandette (Monkeybrain/Dark Horse), Kickstarter, plus check back in on Afterlife with Archie, Andrew’s home binding progress, and plans for Emerald City Comic Con! Enjoy!