Longbox Review 116: A Conversation with Gregg Schigiel, Creator of PIX

I had so much fun chatting with Gregg Schigiel, the creator of PIX: One Weirdest Weekend (v1) and the forthcoming second volume, PIX: Too Super for School, which is available May 3, 2017, at your local comic shop or where finer books are sold. We talked about the publication of PIX through Image Comics, and Gregg […]








Comic News Insider Episode 760 – More American Gods w/ Neil Gaiman!

Comic News Insider: Episode 760 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces. Reviews: Greatest Adventure #1, Plastic #1, Secret Empire #0, Gotham spring premiere Jon Hoche joins Jimmy once again to co-host! Another roundtable from the American Gods press event last week in this episode. Neil Gaiman talked […]








Comics Alternative, Episode 237: Reviews of Star Hawks, Vol. 1: 1977-1978, Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special, and Godshaper #1

Listen to the podcast! Time Codes: 00:00:33 – Introduction 00:02:42 – We’ll be at HeroesCon! 00:05:09 – Star Hawks, Vol. 1: 1977-1978 00:41:32 – Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special 00:54:09 – Godshaper #1 01:07:23 – Wrap up 01:08:18 – Contact us Nifty Looking Ladies On this week’s episode Andy and Derek check out the old and the […]








Comics Alternative, Episode 236: Reviews of What Parsifal Saw, Love and Rockets #2, and Redneck #1

Listen to the podcast! Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:38 – Tell them the Two Guys with PhDs sent you! 00:03:38 – What Parsifal Saw 00:21:34 – Love and Rockets #2 00:48:15 – Redneck #1 00:59:11 – Wrap up 01:00:02 – Contact us Land of Hopey and Glory This week the Two Guys give you a double shot of recent Fantagraphics […]








Comic News Insider Episode 759 – American Gods w/ Kristin Chenoweth!

Comic News Insider: Episode 759 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces. Reviews: Black Panther and The Crew #1, Godshaper #1, Rose #1, Weapon X Vol 3 #1, X-Men Blue #1, Class series premiere, Doctor Who S10 premiere Jon Hoche and Emily Edwards join Jimmy is this super […]








Comic News Insider Episode 758 – More MoCCA w/ Falynn Koch!

Comic News Insider: Episode 758 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces. Reviews: Doctor Who: Ghost Stories #1, Riverdale #1, Rock Candy Mountain #1, X-Men Gold #1, Archer S8 premiere, iZombie S3 premiere, Legends of Tomorrow S2 finale, Rick and Morty S3 premiere Emmy Potter returns to the […]








Comics Alternative, On Location: Talking with Creators at Fan Expo Dallas 2017

Listen to the podcast! Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:10 – Setup of Dallas Fan Expo 00:03:54 – Robert Wilson IV 00:11:10 – Terry Moore 00:28:02 – Raechel Alexis Gasparac and Dusk Publishing 00:35:25 – Ed Brisson 00:44:49 – Joe Eisma 00:50:02 – Matt Hawkins 01:00:06 – Wrap up 01:02:51 – Contact us Our Man in Dallas This past […]








Wayne’s Comics Podcast #274: Frank J. Barbiere

Do you enjoy great storytelling in as many genres as I do? Then you’ll want to listen to my interview with Frank J. Barbiere, one of the most versatile and prolific writers in comics today! During Episode 274, Frank and I talk about several of his comics, but spend most of our time on Violent […]








Comics Alternative Interviews: Back with Kyle Starks

Listen to the podcast! Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:44 – Setup of interview 00:03:37 – Interview with Kyle Starks 01:01:47 – Wrap up 01:02:54 – Contact us Indiana Beard? The Two Guys with PhDs are happy to have Kyle Starks back on the show. This time, they talk with him about his new Image Comics series Rock […]








Comics Alternative, Episode 233: Reviews of Afar, Underwinter #1, and Helena Crash #1

Listen to the podcast! Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:30 – Patreon news! 00:04:13 – Listener mail! 00:09:14 – Afar 00:36:46 – Underwinter #1 00:56:10 – Helena Crash #1 01:06:37 – Wrap up 01:07:25 – Contact us Sailor Mouth This week Andy and Derek check out three recent titles for listeners with divergent, yet discerning, tastes. They begin with Leila Del Duca […]








Comic News Insider Episode 755 – Grande MoCCA Prep!

Comic News Insider: Episode 755 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces. Reviews: Anno Dracula #1, Helena Crash #1, Iron Fist Vol 5 #1, Magdalena Vol 4 #1 Jon Hoche is back in the co-host chair! He and Jimmy discuss the Justice League and Spider-Man: Homecoming trailers, The […]








Deconstructing Comics #540: Jim Zub

Jim Zub loves Japan. He visited twice last year, including in October for the Kaigai Manga Festa. He set his Image series Wayward in Japan; it’s drawn by Yokohama resident Steven Cummings. In this week’s show, Jim talks about the effort to make Wayward‘s Japan feel as close to the real one as possible; playing […]








Comic News Insider Episode 753 – Hothcasting!

Comic News Insider: Episode 753 is now available for free download! Click on the link or get it through iTunes! Sponsored by Dynamic Forces. Reviews: Superman #18, Action Comics Vol 2 #975, Man-Thing Vol 5 #1, Grass Kings #1  The winter storm has come and CNI is still standing. Recording from the remote Hoth studio, Jimmy commends co-host Emily Edwards for […]








Comics Alternative, Episode 231: Reviews of The Excavation, American Gods #1, and Rat Queens #1

Listen to the podcast! Time Codes: 00:00:31 – Introduction 00:02:42 – News and announcements 00:10:38 – The Excavation 00:39:46 – American Gods #1 00:59:54 – Rat Queens #1 01:15:01 – Wrap up 01:16:00 – Contact us “This is not my first detachable penis rodeo” This week’s episode is an exploration of surrealism and fantasy, and one guaranteed to both fascinate and disturb you. It begins with a discussion of Max […]








Longbox Review 113: Favorites of 2016, part 1

It’s time for my annual tradition of looking back at the previous year of comic books and talking about my favorites. In this episode I talk about my favorite books from the various publishers. Please listen the next episode for the rest of my Favorites of 2016. Please send your comments to longboxreview@gmail.com, chat with me @longboxreview on Twitter, or visit longboxreview.com. […]