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Comics Alternative Kickstarter: What Now, Bruno?

An Artist’s Dilemma On this week’s Kickstarter episode, Derek talks with Bruno Oliveira about his project What Now, Bruno? This is an autobiographical work exploring what can happen to a comics artist once he’s established himself in the industry. Bruno has

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Comics Alternative Kickstarter: LAAB Magazine #0: Dark Matter

Crossroads of Identity and Culture This week Derek talks with Ronald Wimberly, Josh O’Neill, and Maëlle Doliveux about their Kickstarter project LAAB Magazine #0: Dark Matter. Published by Beehive Books, this will be a tabloid-sized newspaper annual filled with comics, interviews,

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Comics Alternative Kickstarter: SCI: The Jewish Comics Anthology, Vol. 2

Out of This World Jewish Stories   For the second episode of The Comics Alternative‘s new Kickstarter series, Derek talks with Andy Stanleigh and Steven Bergson about their project, SCI: The Jewish Comics Anthology, Vol. 2. This book will be released

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Comics Alternative Kickstarter: Wayward Sisters

A Brand New Weekly Series! The Comics Alternative is launching a brand new weekly series devoted to independent, small-press, and creator-owned Kickstarter campaigns that are comics-related. Every Saturday morning you’ll hear a brief conversation with a creator, or creative team,

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Episode 250: Reviews of The Death of Stalin, Moonstruck #1, and Kros: Hallowed Ground

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:37 – Comments on the 2017 Eisner Award winners 00:14:49 – The Death of Stalin 00:41:52 – Moonstruck #1 01:02:16 – Kros: Hallowed Ground 01:33:14 – Wrap up 01:34:25 – Contact us Monsters…or Others This week on The Comics

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Isaac Cates and Michael Wenthe

Maps and Legends On this interview episode, Derek talks with Isaac Cates and Michael Wenthe about their creator-owned series, Cartozia Tales. In what will be a ten-issue run, the series is centered on the fantastical realm of Cartozia, complete with diverse terrain, detailed

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Episode 165 Teaser: A Conversation with Josh O’Neill

Tomorrow the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics will release a Publisher Spotlight episode devoted to the fall releases from Locust Moon Press. As part of that show, Derek talks briefly with the Locust Moon publisher, Josh O’Neill, about

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On Location: General Comics Talk at Collected Comics and Games

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Make War No More Derek is back at his local shop, Collected Comics and Games in Plano, TX, and this month the topic is open and general comics talk. Anything goes, and over the coarse of

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Alec Longstreth

Conversation from the Basewood On this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, Derek and Andy W. talk with Alec Longstreth about his recent book, Basewood, as well as his self-published minicomic series, Phase 7. They ask him about the genesis of his first graphic novel,

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Ryan Browne

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Lots o’ Laffs It’s another episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, and this time Andy and Derek talk with Ryan Browne, the comedic mastermind behind God Hates Astronauts. On the show, Ryan discusses his new ongoing series from Image Comics, how it

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Review: In the Dark: A Horror Anthology

by Andy Wolverton In the Dark: A Horror Anthology – Rachel Deering, editor (IDW Publishing) Anthologies are almost always a mixed bag, usually consisting of some good stories, lots of average ones, and a few clunkers. I’m happy to report that In

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 52: The September Previews Catalog

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “We need more colons.” It’s that time again to flip through the pages of the Previews catalog, and this week Derek is joined by Bob Bretall of ComicSpectrum to discuss the offerings in the September Previews (Andy couldn’t

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