Category: Sci-Fi

Episode 237: Reviews of Star Hawks, Vol. 1: 1977-1978, Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special, and Godshaper #1

Time Codes: 00:00:33 – Introduction 00:02:42 – We’ll be at HeroesCon! 00:05:09 – Star Hawks, Vol. 1: 1977-1978 00:41:32 – Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special 00:54:09 – Godshaper #1 01:07:23 – Wrap up 01:08:18 – Contact us Nifty Looking Ladies On this

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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

Posted in Crime, Noir, Podcast, Sci-Fi, Sorta Superhero, Webcomics Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

On Location: Talking with Creators at Fan Expo Dallas 2017

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:10 – Setup of Dallas Fan Expo 00:03:54 – Robert Wilson IV 00:11:10 – Terry Moore 00:28:02 – Raechel Alexis Gasparac and Dusk Publishing 00:35:25 – Ed Brisson 00:44:49 – Joe Eisma 00:50:02 – Matt Hawkins 01:00:06 – Wrap

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Episode 233: Reviews of Afar, Underwinter #1, and Helena Crash #1

Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:30 – Patreon news! 00:04:13 – Listener mail! 00:09:14 – Afar 00:36:46 – Underwinter #1 00:56:10 – Helena Crash #1 01:06:37 – Wrap up 01:07:25 – Contact us Sailor Mouth This week Andy and Derek check out three recent titles

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Episode 232: Reviews of The Facts of Life, Black and White Diary Comics, and Anno Dracula #1

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:03:36 – The Facts of Life 00:33:06 – Black and White Diary Comics, December 2016 – February 2017 00:49:20 – Anno Dracula #1 01:11:10 – Wrap up 01:11:59 – Contact us An Edna Garrett-free Episode For this week’s show, Andy and Derek

Posted in Autobiography and Memoir, Gender, Podcast, Sci-Fi, Steampunk Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,

On Location: The March Visit to Valhalla Games and Comics

Manga and Child Hating After a month’s hiatus (due to unforeseen circumstances), the on-location episode is back! And for the March visit to Valhalla Games and Comics, the topic is completely open. On this recording Derek is joined my several

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Manga: Reviews of Revolutionary Girl Utena Complete Deluxe Box Set and Ghost in the Shell Deluxe Edition

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:43 – Apologies 00:04:14 – Revolutionary Girl Utena Complete Deluxe Box Set 00:51:13 – Ghost in the Shell Deluxe Edition 01:21:23 – Wrap up 01:24:26 – Contact us A Deluxe Show! On this episode of the manga series —

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Euro Comics: Reviews of Equinoxes and Clear Blue Tomorrows

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 Time and Tide It’s the first Euro Comics episode

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

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 01:27:36 – Freedman 01:52:51 – Wrap up 01:53:45 –

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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

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 Soft and Lush For the November episode in the Euro Comics series, Edward and Derek take

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

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 01:30:12 – Contact us Gags, Experiments, and Firefly

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