This week, we’re welcoming our plans Danielle Matheson of With Spandex and Kieran Shiach of the Have a Nice Day Podcast to talk about our less-than-stellar feelings about this Sunday’s Wrestlemania 31 (aka Play Button). Also, a special message from Chris.
This week, Archie vs. Predator and No Mercy writer Alex de Campi sits down with us to talk about going over the line with the Archie characters, putting teenagers in danger, comics crossovers, bigtime spoilers, how horror writers feel about horror, and much more! Plus, we take a handful of listener questions!
Chris Burnham, the artist of the new Image series Nameless, returns to War Rocket Ajax this week! We talk with him about the surprising creative team behind the Officer Downe movie, Nixon’s Pals, designing odd shapes, redrawing Batman’s costume in Batman Inc., all-ages comics, and much more! Plus, we add some quotes to the list of the Word Heavyweight Champions!
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!