Category: Fantasy

Episode 231: Reviews of The Excavation, American Gods #1, and Rat Queens #1

Time Codes: 00:00:31 – Introduction 00:02:42 – News and announcements 00:10:38 – The Excavation 00:39:46 – American Gods #1 00:59:54 – Rat Queens #1 01:15:01 – Wrap up 01:16:00 – Contact us “This is not my first detachable penis rodeo” This week’s episode is an exploration of surrealism and fantasy, and one guaranteed to both

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Manga: Reviews of Revolutionary Girl Utena Complete Deluxe Box Set and Ghost in the Shell Deluxe Edition

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:43 – Apologies 00:04:14 – Revolutionary Girl Utena Complete Deluxe Box Set 00:51:13 – Ghost in the Shell Deluxe Edition 01:21:23 – Wrap up 01:24:26 – Contact us A Deluxe Show! On this episode of the manga series —

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Webcomics: Reviews of The Specialists, Hominids, and The Last Saturday

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Setup of episode 00:03:50 – The Specialists 00:32:17 – Hominids 01:01:33 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:16:16 – The Last Saturday 01:38:20 – Wrap up 01:39:52 – Contact us February Fun For the month

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Charles Soule and Ryan Browne

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:40 – Setup of interview 00:03:56 – Interview with Charles Soule and Ryan Browne 01:07:49 – Wrap up 01:09:44 – Contact us Wizord World On this episode the Two Guys get a kick out of talking with Charles

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Euro Comics: Reviews of Soft City and The World of Edena

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Listener mail! 00:07:29 – Soft City 00:39:12 – The World of Edena 01:18:12 – Wrap up 01:19:09 – Contact us Soft and Lush For the November episode in the Euro Comics series, Edward and Derek take

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Young Readers: A Publisher Spotlight on First Second Books

Time Codes: 00:25 – Introduction 02:50 – Context for the First Second spotlight 05:56 – Brief mention of Mighty Jack 06:56 – Varmints 11:46 – Quirk’s Quest: Into the Outlands 27:52 – Bera the One-Headed Troll 39:18 – The Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo

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Episode 205: Reviews of Angel Catbird, Vol. 1, Everafter #1, and Glitterbomb #1

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:32 – Comics Alternative news 00:05:57 – Angel Catbird, Vol. 1 00:39:10 – Everafter #1 00:52:07 – Glitterbomb #1 01:05:39 – Wrap up 01:06:41 – Contact us A Show for Furries? On this week’s episode, the Two Guys with PhDs Talking

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Webcomics: Reviews of The Red Hook, Kill 6 Billion Demons, and Rice Boy

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:07:03 – Brief comments on the 2016 Ignatz Award nominees for Outstanding Online Comic 00:18:07 – The Red Hook 00:57:28 – Kill 6 Billion Demons 01:21:11 – Interview with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:41:15 – Rice Boy 02:13:55

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Episode 203: Reviews of The Black Monday Murders #1, Kingsway West #1, Jeff Steinberg: Champion of Earth #1, and Superf*ckers Forever #1

Time Codes: 00:00:35 – Introduction 00:02:39 – Setup of reviews 00:03:07 – Listener mail 00:06:13 – The Black Monday Murders #1 00:27:30 – Kingsway West #1 00:39:49 – Jeff Steinberg: Champion of Earth #1 00:54:04 – Superf*ckers Forever #1 01:06:47 – Wrap up 01:07:56 – Contact us 01:09:47 –

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Webcomics: Reviews of Tales of the Emerald Yeti, Outsider, and Battlepug

Adventures in Genre For the July webcomics episode, Sean and Derek discuss three titles that not only vary in content and genre, but are also different in the ways they are designed and consumed. They begin with two current and ongoing

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Josh Simmons

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Creepy The second volume of Josh Simmons’s Jessica Farm was released recently from Fantagraphics, and now the artist takes the time to talk with Derek for another Comics Alternative interview. In the conversation, Josh shares his ideas behind Jessica

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Webcomics: Reviews of Power Nap, Necropolis, and Look Straight Ahead

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Altered Awareness Sean and Derek are back for another month’s-worth of webcomics talk, and for May they discuss three intriguing titles. They begin with Maritza Campos and Bachan’s Power Nap. This is the second time the

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