Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of The Specialists, Hominids, and The Last Saturday

Listen to the podcast! February Fun Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Setup of episode 00:03:50 – The Specialists 00:32:17 – Hominids 01:01:33 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:16:16 – The Last Saturday 01:38:20 – Wrap up 01:39:52 – Contact us For the month of February, Sean and Derek look at three very different webcomics. […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of King of the Unknown, Cosmic Dash, and Freedman

Listen to the podcast! Elvis Has Left the Building Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Catching up after the holidays 00:04:07 – Listener mail! 00:08:18 – King of the Unknown 00:33:42 – Cosmic Dash 01:12:16 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:27:36 – Freedman 01:52:51 – Wrap up 01:53:45 – Contact us It’s a new year, and […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Theatrics, The Monster Under the Bed, and Demonology 101

Listen to the podcast! Monster Cheesecake Time Codes: 00:01:27 – Introduction 00:04:11 – Listener mail! 00:12:12 – Theatrics 00:40:55 – The Monster Under the Bed 00:58:11 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:16:17 – Demonology 101 01:41:47 – Wrap up 01:43:19 – Contact us For their last webcomics episode of 2016, Sean and Derek discuss three titles […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Hubris!, Hobo Lobo of Hamelin, and Runners

Listen to the podcast! Gags, Experiments, and Firefly Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:50 – Catching up 00:05:38 – Hubris! 00:31:05 – Hobo Lobo of Hamelin 00:56:35 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:08:07 – Runners 01:29:15 – Wrap up 01:30:12 – Contact us On the November webcomics episode, Sean and Derek discuss three vastly […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of The Last Halloween, Urbanity Planet, and Odysseus the Rebel

Listen to the podcast! Journeys Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:49 – Listener mail 00:07:37 – The Last Halloween 00:38:46 – Urbanity Planet 00:57:39 – Checking in with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:11:46 – Odysseus the Rebel 01:40:27 – Wrap up 01:41:31 – Contact us For the October webcomics episode, Sean and Derek check out three very different webcomics, the first […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of The Red Hook, Kill 6 Billion Demons, and Rice Boy

Listen to the podcast! Reluctant Heroes Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:07:03 – Brief comments on the 2016 Ignatz Award nominees for Outstanding Online Comic 00:18:07 – The Red Hook 00:57:28 – Kill 6 Billion Demons 01:21:11 – Interview with Jim McClain and Paul Schultz 01:41:15 – Rice Boy 02:13:55 – Wrap up 02:15:30 – Contact us On this […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Sam and Fuzzy, Ulysses Seen, and Biome

Listen to the podcast! Intricacies This month on the webcomics series, Sean and Derek delve into three tonally different titles. They begin with Sam Logan’s long-running Sam and Fuzzy. This is a series that has been around since 2001, starting off as a gag strip in Logan’s college’s student newspaper and then becoming a webcomic in 2002. The creator diligently […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Tales of the Emerald Yeti, Outsider, and Battlepug

Listen to the podcast! Adventures in Genre For the July webcomics episode, Sean and Derek discuss three titles that not only vary in content and genre, but are also different in the ways they are designed and consumed. They begin with two current and ongoing webcomics, Kenn Minter and Clarence Pruitt’s Tales of the Emerald Yeti and Jim Francis’s Outsider. The former […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of The Abominable Charles Christopher, The Creepy Casefiles of Margo Maloo, and Breakfast of the Gods

Listen to the podcast! Vitamin Filled On this month’s webcomics episode, Sean and Derek have some fun things in store. They begin with two currently ongoing titles, The Abominable Charles Christopher and The Creepy Casefiles of Margo Maloo. The former, written and drawn by Karl Kirschel, is a long-running series that has been around since June 2007. The […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Power Nap, Necropolis, and Look Straight Ahead

Listen to the podcast! Altered Awareness Sean and Derek are back for another month’s-worth of webcomics talk, and for May they discuss three intriguing titles. They begin with Maritza Campos and Bachan’s Power Nap. This is the second time the guys have focused on Bachan’s art, the first occasion being his anthropomorphic humor/crime series, Vinny, back in September […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of The Meek, O Human Star, and These Memories Won’t Last

Listen to the podcast! Layers For April, Sean and Derek look at three very different webcomics, each a standout in its own way. They begin with Der-shing Helmer’s The Meek, the fantastical story of Angora, a young innocent — even feral — girl sent on a quest that could save her world. But Angora’s isn’t the only […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of The Lost Oracle, Rickety Stitch & Gelatinous Goo, and Turncoat

Listen to the podcast! “There’s a lot of Bone today” On this month’s webcomics show, Sean and Derek discuss three relatively fresh titles. They begin with Lho Brockhoff’s The Lost Oracle, a webcomic that began in July 2015 and is just into its third chapter. This is a fantasy about a young girl, Amra, raised in an abandoned […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Femme Noir, It Will All Hurt, and FreakAngels

Listen to the podcast! “No shark has been jumped” For the February webcomics show, Sean and Derek explore three very different titles. They begin with Christopher Mills and Joe Staton’s Femme Noir, a unique twist on the crime noir genre. This is series of tales surrounding a mysterious, unnamed crime-fighting PI who dons an iconic trench […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Delilah Dirk and the King’s Shilling, Reckstar, and Weapon Brown

Listen to the podcast! Good Grief Sean and Derek start off the new year of the webcomics series with three exciting titles. They begin with Delilah Dirk and the King’s Shilling, Tony Cliff’s follow up to Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant. The latter began life as a webcomic, but then was published by First Second in […]








Comics Alternative, Webcomics: Reviews of Strong Female Protagonist, Existential Comics, and Bucko

Listen to the podcast! Angst Is the Word For the month of December — the one-year anniversary of the webcomics series! — Sean and Derek are back to discuss three very different, very distinct, webcomics. They begin with Brennan Lee Mulligan and Molly Ostertag’s Strong Female Protagonist, a title that has been going strong since 2012. As […]