Category: Podcast

Episode 237: Reviews of Star Hawks, Vol. 1: 1977-1978, Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special, and Godshaper #1

Time Codes: 00:00:33 – Introduction 00:02:42 – We’ll be at HeroesCon! 00:05:09 – Star Hawks, Vol. 1: 1977-1978 00:41:32 – Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special 00:54:09 – Godshaper #1 01:07:23 – Wrap up 01:08:18 – Contact us Nifty Looking Ladies On this

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Comics Alternative Interviews: James Albon

Time Codes: 00:25 – Introduction 02:31 – Setup of interview 03:32 – Interview with James Albon 57:35 – Wrap up 58:31 – Contact us Canine Romance On this interview episode Derek has the pleasure of talking with James Albon, whose new book Her Bark

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Episode 236: Reviews of What Parsifal Saw, Love and Rockets #2, and Redneck #1

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:38 – Tell them the Two Guys with PhDs sent you! 00:03:38 – What Parsifal Saw 00:21:34 – Love and Rockets #2 00:48:15 – Redneck #1 00:59:11 – Wrap up 01:00:02 – Contact us Land of Hopey and Glory This week

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Kristen Radtke

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:20 – Setup of interview 00:04:29 – Interview with Kristen Radtke 00:59:16 – Wrap up 01:01:39 – Contact us All Things Must Pass Andy and Derek are pleased to have as their guest Kirsten Radtke. Her new work Imagine Wanting

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Euro Comics: Reviews of Notes 1: Born to Be a Larve and California Dreamin’: Cass Elliot before The Mamas & the Papas

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:03:21 – Listener mail! 00:05:50 – Translation news from Edward 00:11:49 – Notes 1: Born to Be a Larve 00:59:33 – California Dreamin’: Cass Elliot before The Mamas and the Papas  01:32:13 – Wrap up 01:33:15 – Contact us Life

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On Location: The April Visit to Valhalla Games and Comics

Catching Up As he tries to do every month, Derek visits his local shop, Valhalla Games and Comics in Plano, TX, to talk with customers and employees about what they’re reading, what they’re looking forward to, and what interests them in current comics

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Michael Eury

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:19 – Setup of interview 00:04:09 – Interview with Michael Eury 01:27:46 – Wrap up 01:28:38 – Contact us “Wonderful, warm blanket of camp” On this interview episode Derek talks with the Eisner Award-nominated editor-in-chief of Back Issue magazine Michael

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Episode 235: Reviews of Sticks Angelica, Folk Hero and the DC Hanna-Barbera Specials

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:21 – Setup 00:03:03 – Sticks Angelica, Folk Hero 00:28:16 – Adam Strange/Future Quest Special 00:45:10 – Booster Gold/The Flintstones Special 00:53:05 – Green Lantern/Space Ghost Special 01:04:30 – Suicide Squad/The Banana Splits Special 01:20:22 – Wrap up 01:22:14

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Back with Jon Morris

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:11 – Setup of interview 00:03:47 – Interview with Jon Morris 01:28:38 – Wrap up 01:30:09 – Contact us Regrets, I’ve Had a Few Jon Morris returns to The Comics Alternative, this time to discuss his latest book The Legion of

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Webcomics: Reviews of Conceptual Heist, Ménage à 3, and Smash: Monstrous

Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:03:22 – Catching up and con season 00:05:37 – Update on Poe and the Mysteriads 00:09:10 – Conceptual Heist 00:37:07 – Ménage à 3 01:06:29 – Smash: Monstrous 01:24:09 – Wrap up 01:26:13 – Contact us Concentrate This month

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Gabby Schulz

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:18 – Setup of interview 00:04:43 – Interview with Gabby Schulz 01:11:55 – Wrap up 01:14:04 – Contact us “The sewage of negativity I bring to comics” In an interview that is a long time in coming, Gwen

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Episode 234: The April Previews Catalog

Marathon Men It’s time to look at the current Previews catalog from Diamond, and for this month Derek is joined by Paul, the new cohost of the monthly Young Readers series. Paul has helped out on earlier Previews shows, and as Andy has

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