Category: Post-Apocalyptic

Episode 223: Reviews of Trump: The Complete Collection, The Few #1, and Gumballs #1

Listen to the podcast! Bad Trump, Good Trump Time Codes: 00:00:31 – Introduction 00:02:48 – We stand with John Lewis! 00:08:44 – Trump: The Complete Collection 00:58:22 – The Few #1 01:11:46 – Gumballs #1 01:25:12 – Wrap up 01:25:58 – Contact us This week the Two Guys with PhDs

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Episode 195: The July Previews Catalog

Listen to the podcast! 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

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Episode 185: A Publisher Spotlight on Alternative Comics and Its Small Press Co-op

Listen to the podcast! Inversion This week the Two Guys with PhDs focus a critical spotlight on the spring releases coming out from Alternative Comics and the other small presses that are part of its distribution co-operative, Floating World Comics, Hic

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

Listen to the podcast! “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. This

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Episode 171: Reviews of The Eternaut, Nowhere Men #7, and Amazing Forest #1

Listen to the podcast! Disappear and Returns This week on The Comics Alternative podcast, Derek and Andy W. get back into the regular swing of things by discussing three recent titles, one book and two single issues. They begin with something that

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Webcomics: Reviews of Delilah Dirk and the King’s Shilling, Reckstar, and Weapon Brown

Listen to the podcast! Good Grief Sean and Derek start off the new year of the webcomics series with three exciting titles. They begin with Delilah Dirk and the King’s Shilling, Tony Cliff’s follow up to Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant.

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Webcomics: Reviews of Stonebreaker, The Hues, and Run Freak Run

Listen to the podcast! “It all comes down to pacing” Sean and Derek are back with their monthly pickings of webcomics goodness, and for November they have some great recommendations lined up. They begin by focusing on Peter Wartman’s Stonebreaker, a fantasy

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Episode 161: A Publisher Spotlight on Top Shelf Productions

Listen to the podcast! Marvel at the Naked Spine! Can it be true? Are the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics actually doing yet another publisher spotlight? Are they gluttons for punishment? Are their eyeballs going to fall out from all

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Episode 144: Reviews of Black River, 8House: Arclight #1, and Kilgore Quarterly #6

Listen to the podcast! Ca-ching Us! On this episode of The Comics Alternative, Gene is back in the cohosting chair after a long absence. (He was last on the show for the interview with Joshua Hale Fialkov and Kody Chamberlain,

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Episode 140: A Publisher Spotlight on AdHouse Books

Listen to the podcast! Fun with AdHouse The Two Guys with PhDs are back for another Publisher Spotlight, and this time they turn their attention to recent releases from AdHouse Books. On this episode, they look at the publisher’s 2015

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Webcomics: Reviews of Ectopiary, Thunderpaw, and Split Lip Comics

Listen to the podcast! No Commentary This month on The Comics Alternative‘s webcomics show, Andy and Derek check out three intriguing titles. As they usually do, they begin by looking at two current and ongoing titles. They get the ball rolling

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Manga: Reviews of Henshin and Akira

Listen to the podcast! O Kaneda On this episode of the monthly manga show, Derek and Shea discuss the recently published Henshin, by Ken Niimura (Image Comics), and Katsuhiro Otomo’s classic Akira (Kodansha Comics). They begin with Henshin, a thirteen-story

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