Category: Halloween

Manga: A Discussion of Horror Manga 2017

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:03:10 – Setting up this year’s manga horror show 00:06:52 – Domu: A Child’s Dream 00:31:12 – Panorama of Hell 00:56:25 – Mail 01:12:42 – Dissolving Classroom 01:32:47 – H.P. Lovecraft’s The Hound and Other Stories

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Episode 254: Halloween Comics 2017

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:03:05 – Setup of this year’s Halloween episode 00:10:40 – Halloween Tales, Vol. 1 00:25:49 – Adventure Time Spoooktacular 2017 00:35:12 – Sherlock Frankenstein and the Legion of Evil & Mr. Higgins Comes Home 00:45:26

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On Location: At Valhalla Games and Comics for Halloween ComicFest 2016

Boo! Derek is back at his local comic shop, Valhalla Games and Comics in Plano, TX, for the October on-location episode. But it is also Halloween ComicFest 2016, adding even more flavor into mix. He is joined by customers of the

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Manga: Reviews of Various Horror Manga

Time Codes: 00:00:58 – Introduction 00:03:22 – Set up of episode 00:07:25 – Hell Baby 00:33:27 – Fragments of Horror 01:08:53 – Lychee Light Club 01:31:52 – Portus 01:48:16 – Black Museum: The Ghost and the Lady, Book 1 02:07:46 – Neo Parasyte F 02:25:55 –

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Episode 211: Halloween Comics 2016

Time Codes: 00:00:34 – Introduction 00:02:34 – Andy’s report on Cartoons Crossroads Columbus 00:15:08 – Setup of this year’s Halloween episode 00:17:24 – All-age Halloween anthologies 00:43:38 – Betty Boop #1 and Spell on Wheels #1 00:59:47 – The Lost Boys #1 and American Vampire Anthology #2 01:19:48

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Webcomics: Reviews of The Last Halloween, Urbanity Planet, and Odysseus the Rebel

Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:49 – Listener mail 00:07:37 – The Last Halloween 00:38:46 – Urbanity Planet 00:57:39 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:11:46 – Odysseus the Rebel 01:40:27 – Wrap up 01:41:31 – Contact us Journeys For the October webcomics episode,

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Episode 195: The July Previews Catalog

YEE-ro or GEE-ro? It’s the first of the month, and that must mean that it’s time for the Two Guys with PhDs to take a deep dive into the latest Previews catalog. For the month of July, there’s a lot for Andy and Derek to

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Episode 159: Halloween Comics 2015

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “A heaping helping of horror” It’s the scary season, and as they’ve done for the past couple of years, Gene and Derek talk about some of this year’s Halloween specials and seasonal horror titles. In

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Webcomics: Reviews of Broodhollow, Wilde Life, and False Positive

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] October Eeriness For the month of October, Sean and Derek have decided to focus on three supernaturally themed webcomics so as to keep in the spirit (pun intended) of Halloween. They begin with Kris Straub’s Broodhollow. This

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Young Readers: Reviews of Veda: Assembly Required and Little Robot

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Robots Gone Wild! On this episode of The Comics Alternative‘s “Young Readers” series, Gwen and Andy are back to take a look at two books about robots. (They didn’t plan it that way, really.) Both

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Comics Alternative Special: Halloween Comics 2014

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Zoinks! You’ll definitely find treats, and not tricks, on this special episode of The Comics Alternative. Derek and Gene take their annual look at the various comics being releases specifically for Halloween or published to coincide with the season. They

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On Location: Halloween ComicFest 2014

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Scary? For this year’s Halloween ComicFest, Derek is at his local shop, Collected in Plano, TX, to talk with customers, employees, and guests about the kind of Halloween and comics-related stuff going on this year.

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