We are proud as can be to welcome one of our favorites ever to the show this week: Ed Brubaker! We talk with him about being in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the process of bringing Bucky back, writing for TV versus writing comics, the new Criminal magazine, spy movies, noir lingo, and much more! Plus, Chris and Matt take a few listener questions!
This week we are so very pleased to welcome the artist of Unbeatable Squirrel Girl and our good friend Erica Henderson to the show! We talk to her about costume and character design, Robocop (of course), Marvel Puzzle Quest, humor in comics, Kraven’s butt, and so much more! Plus, some more quotes compete to be the Word Heavyweight Champion!
It’s a full house this week! We have the two writers and the artist behind DC Comics’ Gotham Academy, Becky Cloonan, Brenden Fletcher and Karl Kerschl! We talk to them at length about the inspiration for the book, how they pitched it, Bookworm, character names, storytelling, spooky houses and much more! Plus, we take your listener questions!
Our pal and former ComicsAlliace editor Caleb Goellner joins us this week to talk about his work on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles New Animated Adventures comics and Task Force Rad Squad, but we mostly jaw about Power Rangers. Plus, more quotes are added to the list to determine the Word Heavyweight Champion!
Our guest this week is the creator of the graphic novel Pix: One Weirdest Weekend and artist of the classic anti-drug Spider-Man Comic Fastlane, Gregg Schigiel! We talk with him about game shows, facial hair, the history of Fastlane, Tom Cruise, self-publishing, playing the long game, and much more! Plus, we take some listener questions from our new Tumblr!
Our old pal Tom Fowler, artist of Howtoons [Re]Ignition, is back to talk about Canadian beer, D & D, giants, Kamandi, making comics for his kids, Howard Chaykin, and much more! Plus, we add some quotes to our list of comic-book quotables, and name the segment!
This week we are happy to announce the return of Bitch Planet, Captain Marvel and Pretty Deadly writer Kelly Sue DeConnick to War Rocket Ajax! We talk with her about KISS, the Noncompliant logo, exploitation cinema, putting out a comic with the title Bitch Planet, her kids’ reaction to that title, and much more! Plus, an all new after-interview segment!
It’s that time again! We’re back with the most important award show in comics, wrestling, and all other entertainment, the Flash Gordon Memorial Awards! You submitted the categories, we picked the winners!