Category: Sci-Fi

Euro Comics: Reviews of Equinoxes and Clear Blue Tomorrows

Listen to the podcast! Time and Tide Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:17 – Setting up Pedrosa and Vehlmann 00:08:08 – Equinoxes and other Pedrosa titles 00:51:14 – Clear Blue Tomorrows and other Vehlmann titles 01:26:01 – Wrap up 01:29:12 – Contact us It’s the

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Webcomics: Reviews of King of the Unknown, Cosmic Dash, and Freedman

Listen to the podcast! Elvis Has Left the Building Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Catching up after the holidays 00:04:07 – Listener mail! 00:08:18 – King of the Unknown 00:33:42 – Cosmic Dash 01:12:16 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz

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Review: Descender Vol. 1 – 3

By Johnny Hall and Paul Lai Descender Vol 1-3 In the spirit of the “Two PhDs Talking about Comics,” the Comics Alternative Blog is trying a new format: reviews that are dialogues between two comics critics, assessing a work from

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Euro Comics: Reviews of Soft City and The World of Edena

Listen to the podcast! Soft and Lush Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Listener mail! 00:07:29 – Soft City 00:39:12 – The World of Edena 01:18:12 – Wrap up 01:19:09 – Contact us For the November episode in the Euro Comics series,

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Webcomics: Reviews of Hubris!, Hobo Lobo of Hamelin, and Runners

Listen to the podcast! Gags, Experiments, and Firefly Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:50 – Catching up 00:05:38 – Hubris! 00:31:05 – Hobo Lobo of Hamelin 00:56:35 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:08:07 – Runners 01:29:15 – Wrap up

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Episode 210: Reviews of Black Eye #3, Ancestor, and Frontier #13

Listen to the podcast! Extraordinary Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:49 – Catching up with Paul 00:04:38 – Black Eye No. 3 00:46:40 – Ancestor 01:12:38 – Frontier #13 01:37:37 – Wrap up 01:38:55 – Contact us On this week’s review episode, Paul joins Derek to

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Ethan Young

Listen to the podcast! Defenders Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:49 – Setup of interview 00:03:54 – Interview with Ethan Young 01:15:31 – Wrap up 01:16:54 – Contact us Derek and Andy W. have the pleasure of talking with Ethan Young, whose latest

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Manga: Reviews of Queen Emeraldas, Vol. 1 and Otherworld Barbara, Vol. 1

Listen to the podcast! Outer Space and Dream Space  Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:03:51 – Queen Emeraldas, Vol. 1 00:32:13 – Otherworld Barbara, Vol. 1 01:04:54 – Wrap up 01:07:00 – Contact us It’s the end of the month, so that must mean

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Peter Hogan

Listen to the podcast! Mysterious Other Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:28 – Setup of interview 00:03:38 – Interview with Peter Hogan 00:45:36 – Wrap up 00:46:10 – Contact us Peter Hogan is the guest on this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews. His

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Euro Comics: Reviews of Spanish Fever, The Longest Day of the Future, and Growing Up in Public

Listen to the podcast! Spanish Voices Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:02:45 – Setup of reviews 00:04:37 – Spanish Fever 00:46:27 – The Longest Day of the Future 01:00:45 – Growing Up in Public 01:28:04 – Wrap up 01:29:12 – Contact us This month

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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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Manga: Reviews of Inuyashiki and Wandering Island

Listen to the podcast! Shirtless Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:03:39 – Listener mail 00:08:26 – Inuyashiki 00:54:21 – Wandering Island 01:22:21 – Wrap up 01:23:13 – Contact us For the August manga episode, Shea and Derek go topless…at least that’s a common

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