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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

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] 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,

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Episode 165 Teaser: A Conversation with Josh O’Neill

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] 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

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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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Kickstarter: Cartozia Tales!

Last spring, when I was attending the Dartmouth conference on comics, animation, and illustration, I ended up having a couple of conversations with Isaac Cates about a project he was working on called “Cartozia Tales.” He explained what I found

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