Comic News Insider Episode 596 – Live Long and Prosper

ep596pic

Reviews: Black Hood #1, Curb Stomp #1, D4VE #1, Orphan Black #1, Spider-Gwen #1, Thor Annual, Agent Carter finale, Sleepy Hollow finale  

The podcast wife Erica Schultz is back again by popular demand! She and Jimmy chat briefly about that sweet Power/Rangers fan film, the recent Star Wars Rebels reveal and give some major love to the late Leonard Nimoy. News includes: Noelle Stevenson is reviving The Runaways, CW’s The Flash and Arrow spawn spinoffs, Adventure Time is heading to the big screen, Joe Madureira’s Battle Chasers may be returning, House DeFraction inks a TV deal, DuckTales returns, Harrison Ford is coming back to Blade Runner, Netflix is bringing original/rebooted cartoons, Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart are Electra Woman and DynaGirl, and more casting for Supergirl, Lucifer and Daredevil. Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Thanks for listening!

Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 73: A Review of Red Light Properties and The Fuse #1

Creamy Comix

RLPThis week on the podcast Derek is joined by Andy Wolverton, yet another doctor who talks about comics…and a regular reviewer on The Comics Alternative blog. They review two new titles: Dan Goldman’s Red Light Properties (IDW Publishing) and issue #1 of Antony Johnston and Justin Greenwood’s new Image series, The Fuse. First, the Two Guys jump into Goldman’s latest work, Fusewhich originally appeared in digital format through MonkeyBrain Comics. They discuss one of the book’s greatest strengths, the author’s handling of the human drama underlying this “horror” story — what Andy calls a mix between Ghostbusters and American Beauty — as well as Goldman’s digital art and his unique approach to visual storytelling. Next, Derek and Andy turn to the first issue of The Fuse, focusing on the title’s mash-up of procedural and science fiction narratives. While mixing detective stories with other genres is nothing new — Brubaker and Phillips’s Fatale is perhaps the best recent example here of another such comic — Johnston and Greenword present The Fuse as something fresh, making it one of the promising new series from Image Comics.

This week’s incidental music is brought to you by
The Tornados, Ray Parker, Jr., Vic Mizzy, and Supergrass
Episode 73 Image

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Comic News Insider Episode 456 – Dan Goldman (Shooting War, Red Light Properties)

ep456pic
Comic News Insider: Episode 456 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces.

Reviews: Black Beetle: No Way Out #1, High Ways #1, Savage Wolverine #1

Jimmy is joined in studio by cartoonist Dan Goldman! They discuss some returning sci-fi shows likeLost Girl and Being Human. Jimmy’s a little tired so forgets to do the reviews until near the end of the show. BUT WE DO THEM! News includes: Paul Pope’s Battling Boy is coming out this October, Warren Ellis teases ScatterlandsX-Treme X-Men and Age of Apocalypse get canceled and could there be a Jenny Olsen instead of Jimmy in Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel film? Finally, Jimmy chats with Dan about his work including Shooting War, Kelly, Red Light Properties and more! As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Also, get a hold of us!

212 501 6246                                                                                                                           

Email

Facebook

Comic News Insider

Thanks for listening!