Category: Reviews

Episode 249: Reviews of Reich, The American Way: Those Above and Those Below #1, and Time and Vine #1

Time Codes: 00:00:32 – Introduction 00:02:58 – Checking in 00:04:42 – Reich 00:48:27 – The American Way: Those Above and Those Below #1 01:10:26 – Time and Vine #1 01:31:08 – Wrap up 01:32:04 – Contact us Sexual Healing This week the Two

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

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 Bark-Free   This week the Two Guys with PhDs

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

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 Animal House This week the Two

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Episode 209: This and That

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 strategies 00:47:16 – What Shea and Derek have

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

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 us “It is a liquidy issue” This week on

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

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 Not Too Mainstream-y On this week’s review episode, the Two Guys with PhDs discuss three recent titles,

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

“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 they discuss reflect the

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

  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 of weeks. After

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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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