Tag: IDW

Episode 225: Reviews of Love Is Love and Resist!

Listen to the podcast! Mending Wall Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:44 – We live in a political world 00:12:13 – Love Is Love 00:51:55 – Resist! 01:29:14 – Wrap up 01:30:20 – Contact us This week Andy and Derek get political, and

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Episode 223: Reviews of Trump: The Complete Collection, The Few #1, and Gumballs #1

Listen to the podcast! Bad Trump, Good Trump Time Codes: 00:00:31 – Introduction 00:02:48 – We stand with John Lewis! 00:08:44 – Trump: The Complete Collection 00:58:22 – The Few #1 01:11:46 – Gumballs #1 01:25:12 – Wrap up 01:25:58 – Contact us This week the Two Guys with PhDs

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Happy New Yoe!

Listen to the podcast! Yoessarian Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:13 – Setup of interview 00:03:20 – Interview with Craig Yoe 01:25:46 – Wrap up 01:28:58 – Contact us It’s a new year, and what better way to bring it in than with

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Comics Alternative Interviews: W. Maxwell Prince and John Amor

Listen to the podcast! Textual Adventures Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:02:16 – Setup of interview 00:04:11 – Interview with W. Maxwell Prince and John Amor 00:59:17 – Wrap up 01:00:47 – Contact us On this interview episode, Gwen and Derek have the

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Comics Alternative Interviews: More Mike Howlett

Listen to the podcast! The Ophidiomaniac Time Codes: 00:24 – Introduction 02:28 – Setup of interview 04:50 – Interview with Mike Howlett 56:56 – Wrap up 57:52 – Contact us Halloween is just around the corner, and what could be scarier than a

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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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Euro Comics: Reviews of The Adventures of Dieter Lumpen and Come Prima

Listen to the podcast! Journeys On this, the second episode of the new Euro Comics series, Edward and Derek discuss two recent publications that involve journeys, but in vastly different ways. They begin with the latest translation from IDW’s EuroComics

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Arvind Ethan David

Listen to the podcast! Interconnectedness For this interview episode, Derek talks with Arvind Ethan David about his current work on the IDW miniseries, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency: A Spoon Too Short. He writes that title, working with Ilias Kyriazis

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Episode 181: Reviews of Paracuellos, The Baker Street Peculiars #1, and Power Lines #1

Listen to the podcast! Fascism, Sleuths, and Race This week on the podcast, Gwen and Derek look at three very different recent titles. They begin with Carlos Giménez’s Paracuellos. The original first two volumes of this comic, published in Spain in 1977

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Episode 178: Reviews of Nod Away, Gulag Casual, and Haunted Love #1

Listen to the podcast! Intrusions This week the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics discuss three very different titles. They begin with Joshua W. Cotter’s Nod Away (Fantagraphics), an ambitious sci-fi narrative that explores the impact, and the costs, of

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Episode 171: Reviews of The Eternaut, Nowhere Men #7, and Amazing Forest #1

Listen to the podcast! Disappear and Returns This week on The Comics Alternative podcast, Derek and Andy W. get back into the regular swing of things by discussing three recent titles, one book and two single issues. They begin with something that

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Once Again, It’s Time for Craig Yoe

Listen to the podcast! Happy New Yoe! It’s a brand new year, and for their very first podcast episode of 2016, the guys have as their guest the great Craig Yoe! This may become a tradition on The Comics Alternative, having

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