Tag: Alternative Comics

Comics Alternative Interviews: Karl Stevens

Listen to the podcast! Diluted Horse Piss Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:26 – Setup of interview 00:04:01 – Interview with Karl Stevens 01:26:32 – Wrap up 01:28:02 – Contact us On this interview episode, Derek talks with Karl Steven about Penny, his current weekly/semiweekly

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Episode 185: A Publisher Spotlight on Alternative Comics and Its Small Press Co-op

Listen to the podcast! Inversion This week the Two Guys with PhDs focus a critical spotlight on the spring releases coming out from Alternative Comics and the other small presses that are part of its distribution co-operative, Floating World Comics, Hic

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Episode 125: The March Previews Catalog

Listen to the podcast! Shenanigans It’s the beginning of the month, and that means that the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics take a metaphorical stroll through the latest Previews catalog. And this month, their peregrinations are more than casual;

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Episode 113: Reviews of The Wake, True Stories, Vol. 1, and ODY-C #1

Listen to the podcast! Is Double Ending Dirty? This week the Two Guys with PhDs (talking about comics) are back for another review episode, and this one is jam-packed with nougaty comics goodness. They begin with Scott Snyder and Sean

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Gilbert Hernandez

Listen to the podcast! “I don’t think of myself as a do-gooder cartoonist” On this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, Derek and Andy are honored to have as their guest one of their all-time comics heroes, Gilbert Hernandez. They

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 83: Reviews of The Best of Comix Book, Insect Bath #1, and Cosplayers #1

Listen to the podcast! A REAL Alternative Show It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for another regular episode of The Comics Alternative! This week, Andy and Derek really strut their alternative creds by focusing on three titles that keenly define “alternative.” First,

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Review: Sugar Booger #1

by Derek Royal Sugar Booger #1 – Kevin Scalzo (Alternative Comics) If you read comics primarily for plot, then you may not want to pick up the latest offering from Alternative Comics, Kevin Scalzo’s Sugar Booger #1. There isn’t much story

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Review: Alternative Comics #4

By Derek Royal In 2003 the indie publisher, Alternative Comics, began offering a small sampling from their various creators for Free Comic Book Day.  For three years straight they released this annual collection and provided a much-needed alternative — literally —

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