Tag: Vertigo

Episode 205: Reviews of Angel Catbird, Vol. 1, Everafter #1, and Glitterbomb #1

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:32 – Comics Alternative news 00:05:57 – Angel Catbird, Vol. 1 00:39:10 – Everafter #1 00:52:07 – Glitterbomb #1 01:05:39 – Wrap up 01:06:41 – Contact us A Show for Furries? On this week’s episode, the Two Guys with PhDs Talking

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Episode 191: Reviews of Dark Night: A True Batman Story, Midnight of the Soul #1, and The Experts

Space Nazi Celebration Buckle up, because Andy and Derek are back behind the wheel. On this week’s trip, they’re taking you down a road that includes three very different titles. They begin with Paul Dini and Eduardo Risso’s Dark Night: A True

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Episode 175: Reviews of The Eltingville Club, Cry Havoc #1, and The Dark and Bloody #1

Process and Paratext This week on The Comics Alternative Gene and Derek focus on the funny, the poignant, and the creepy. They begin with Evan Dorkin’s The Eltingville Club (Dark Horse Books), a nice hardbound edition that collects all of the Eltingville Club

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Episode 122: Reviews of Corto Maltese: Under the Sign of Capricorn, Effigy #1, and The Unwritten: Apocalypse #12

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Beginnings and Endings This week on the podcast, Derek and Andy discuss beginnings, endings, and renewals. They start with the latter, looking at the first in a projected twelve-volume Hugo Pratt collection from IDW/EuroComics, Corto Maltese: Under

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Ian Edginton

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] World Building with Ian For this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, Derek and Andy W. talk with Ian Edginton, the creator (along with D’Israeli) behind the recently re-released Kingdom of the Wicked (Titan Comics). The guys talk

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

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] 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

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Episode 109: Reviews of Baby Bjornstrand, The Kitchen #1, Masterplasty, and The Humans #1

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “For Life. Till Death.” This week on the podcast, Andy W. joins Derek to discuss four recent titles…and boy, are you in for a treat. First, they look at Renée French’s new book, Baby Bjornstrand (Koyama Press).

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 101: Reviews of Shoplifter, Sugar Skull, and The Names #1

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Spinoffable” On this week’s regular episode, Andy and Derek discuss three new titles. They begin with Shoplifter (Pantheon), the first graphic novel from artist Michael Cho. Among the book’s many strengths, the guys highlight Cho’s art,

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 99: The September Previews Catalog

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Solicits for All It’s a new month, so that means it’s time for Derek and Andy to take a look at the new Previews catalog. September’s holds a lot of solicits that the guys want to discuss, comics

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 97: Reviews of Trillium, Captain Victory and the Galactic Rangers #1, and Terminal Hero #1

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “In medias res out the wazoo” On this episode of The Comics Alternative, Andy and Derek discuss three new titles. They begin by revisiting Jeff Lemire’s Trillium, the first few issues of which they reviewed on their

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Derek McCulloch and Anthony Peruzzo

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Time Travels and a Cursed Family On this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, the Two Guys with PhDs talk with Derek McCulloch and Anthony Peruzzo, the team behind the new graphic novel from Image, Displaced Persons. This

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 96: Reviews of Seconds, DKW, and Bodies #1

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Most of the things I do are fueled by children’s tears” The Two Guys with PhDs are back for another round of reviews, and this week they enthusiastically plunge into three new titles. First, they look

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