Category: Reviews

Episode 227: Reviews of Untitled Ape’s Epic Adventure, Blood Blister #1, and The Belfry

Listen to the podcast! Bark-Free Time Codes: 00:30 – Introduction 02:43 – Patreon and podcast patrons! 07:03 – Untitled Ape’s Epic Adventure 27:40 – Blood Blister #1 44:03 – The Belfry 56:22 – Wrap up 57:09 – Contact us This week the Two

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Episode 222: A Discussion of DC’s Young Animal Line

Listen to the podcast! Animal House Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:46 – Comics Alternative news! 00:07:53 – Doom Patrol 00:42:28 – Shade the Changing Girl 00:59:45 – Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye 01:17:47 – Mother Panic 01:34:30 – Wrap up 01:41:55 – Contact us

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Episode 209: This and That

Listen to the podcast! Sturm und Drang Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:02 – Andy and Hurricane Matthew 00:05:10 – Recent self-published comics we’ve received: Rock, Paper, Scissors N’ Stuff Wars 00:16:37 – Recent self-published comics we’ve received: Esoteric Dialogue 00:28:04 – Reviewing and interviewing

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Episode 207: Reviews of The Lost Work of Will Eisner, Libby’s Dad, and Blubber #3

Listen to the podcast! “It is a liquidy issue” Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:50 – Listener mail 00:09:42 – Comics Alternative news 00:21:20 – The Lost Work of Will Eisner 01:05:07 – Libby’s Dad 01:18:31 – Blubber #3 01:37:13 – Wrap up 01:39:14 – Contact

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

Listen to the podcast! A Show for Furries? 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 On this week’s episode, the Two

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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

Listen to the podcast! Genre Smorgasbord 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

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Episode 202: Reviews of Smoke Signal #25, Fool’s Gold, and Briggs Land #1

Listen to the podcast! Not Too Mainstream-y Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:33 – Listener mail 00:11:07 – Smoke Signal #25 00:33:54 – Fool’s Gold 00:44:49 – Briggs Land #1 01:00:28 – Wrap up 01:01:26 – Contact us On this week’s review episode, the Two Guys with PhDs

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Episode 201: Reviews of Tarzan: The Complete Joe Kubert Years, Faith #1, and Black Hammer #1 and #2

Listen to the podcast! “Superhero-y kind of stuff” This week the Two Guys with PhDs visit grounds they rarely tread: superhero comics. Don’t worry, they don’t completely forsake their mission statement, but they definitely approach the line. While each of the titles

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Episode 200: Reviews of Hillbilly #1 and #2, Satan’s Sodomy Baby II, and Time Clock

Listen to the podcast! Donald Trump’s Small Hands On this episode of The Comics Alternative, Derek and Andy celebrate their 200th regular review episode! They begin by sharing some of the messages and well wishes they’ve received from listeners in the past couple

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

Listen to the podcast! 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

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

Listen to the podcast! 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

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Episode 196: Reviews of The Stranger, Snotgirl #1, and Frontier #12

Listen to the podcast! An Episode of Discovery On this week’s episode, the Two Guys with PhDs discuss three very different recent titles. They begin with the comics adaptation of Albert Camus’s The Stranger, written and illustrated by Jacques Ferrandez (Pegasus Books). Originally published

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