Category: Television

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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Comics Alternative Interviews: Terry Moore

  Endings On May 25, the final issue of Rachel Rising will be released. This has been a landmark horror/gothic series, an intelligent and multifaceted narrative exploring the parameters of history, gender, community, morality, and the nature of violence…and doing so without

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Manga: Reviews of Batman: The Jiro Kuwata Batmanga and Oh My Goddess! Omnibus

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Of Yggdrasil and Batcaves On this month’s manga episode, Shea and Derek discuss two distinctly different titles. They begin with Batman: The Jiro Kuwata Batmanga (DC Comics). The second in this planned three-volume series, collecting all of Kuwata’s Batman

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Jim Rugg

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Big Jim Andy and Derek are happy to have on the podcast the multifaceted Jim Rugg, whose new printing of Street Angel (created with Brian Maruca) was just released by AdHouse. The guys talk with Jim about the

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Kel Symons

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] The South Seas, Gold Monkeys, and Magnum P.I. On this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, Andy and Derek talk with Kel Symons, the writer of the Image series, The Mercenary Sea and I Love Trouble. They begin by

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 71: A Review of Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time and Betty Blues

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Chunkin’ with Gene In this week’s review episode of The Comics Alternative, Derek and Gene discuss two recent releases. They begin with Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time, the Complete Series (IDW Publishing), written by Scott and David Tipton

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 62: A Roundtable Discussion on Licensed Comics

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Fully Licensed for Your Listening Pleasure The Two Guys with PhDs (Talking about Comics) are back with another roundtable discussion, and this time the topic is licensed comics. Joining them again are their podcasting pals,

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Review: Star Trek #21 and Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time, Vol. 1

Reviewed by Derek Royal On a recent episode of The Comics Alternative, one of our on-location shows at Lone Star Comics, we discussed various sci-fi comics and several that were tied to other media. This review is a not really

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