Category: Noir

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: Matt Phelan

Time Codes: 00:24 – Introduction 01:40 – Setup of interview 02:03 – Interview with Matt Phelan 51:30 – Wrap up 52:16 – Contact us Pictures, Moving and Otherwise Gwen and Andy W. are very pleased to offer up another milestone for the Young Readers edition

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Episode 214: Reviews of Recent Crime Comics, Part 2

Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:02:13 – Listener mail! 00:06:48 – Jim Thompson’s The Killer Inside Me #1 and #2 00:30:55 – Demonic #1, #2, and #3 00:37:02 – Wolfcop #1 00:42:20 – Violent Love #1 00:54:29 – Grand Passion #1 01:04:39 – Goldie Vance, Vol. 1 01:21:07 –

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Episode 213: Reviews of Recent Crime Comics, Part 1

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:02:19 – Update on new Patreon campaign, and new Podcast Patron 00:05:58 – Setup of recent crime comics episode 00:07:15 – Carver: A Paris Story 00:29:33 – Angel City #1 00:43:22 – Moonshine #1 00:59:45 – Triggerman #1 01:10:55 – Peepland #1

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Episode 198: Reviews of The Black Dahlia, Kill or Be Killed #1, and Sombra #1

Moral Black Holes This week the Two Guys with PhDs turn their attention to three recent noir titles. But before they jump into their reviews, they talk about comics news and recent awards. First, they congratulate Sonny Liew on receiving this

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Episode 197: Reviews of Cousin Joseph, Bounty #1, and The Paybacks #1

Mercenaries This week on The Comics Alternative podcast, those funky PhDs, Andy and Derek, discuss three recent titles revolving around the mercenary side of crime fighting. They begin with Jules Feiffer’s Cousin Joseph (Liveright Publishing), the second in a planned trilogy of noir-tinged graphic

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Rich Tommaso

Dark Stuff On this episode of the interview series, Andy and Derek talk with Rich Tommaso about his recent publications from Image Comics, She Wolf #1 and the trade collection of Dark Corridor. Both were released last week. The guys begin by trying

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Episode 192: Reviews of Limbo, Weird Detective #1, and Control #1

Well-Handled Weirdness The Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics are back to give you another ear-full of good quality comics talk. This week, the focus is on noir weirdness. They begin with the collected trade edition of Limbo (Image Comics). Dan

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Webcomics: Reviews of Femme Noir, It Will All Hurt, and FreakAngels

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “No shark has been jumped” For the February webcomics show, Sean and Derek explore three very different titles. They begin with Christopher Mills and Joe Staton’s Femme Noir, a unique twist on the crime noir genre.

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Episode 173: The February Previews Catalog

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Hawaiian Dick everywhere” It’s the beginning of the month, so that must mean that it’s time for the Two Guys with PhDs to take a visual stroll through the latest Previews catalog. And Andy W. and Derek find

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Interview: Tim Lane

Conducted by Derek Royal Tim Lane is one of those comics creators who may fly under many readers’ radar. He is prolific, no question, but his output isn’t defined by frequent book publications and high-profile projects. He is the kind of

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Joe Keatinge and Nick Barber

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “A little bit of a crimey-ish angle to it” On this interview episode, Andy and Derek talk with Joe Keatinge and Nick Barber, the creators behind the new Image series, Ringside. The first issue will be released

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