Sequential Underground #85 – Go F*ck Yourself

The final podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #84 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Show Notes: It’s the last episode of Sequential Underground from the AudioShocker! We kick things off with some regional Culinary Underground conversation, discussing the food on S Craig St in Pittsburgh, […]








Sequential Underground #84 – Am I An Artist?

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #84 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Guest: Devon Purkiss Show Notes: Devon, creator of The Cowboy and the Goliath, inspired this episode’s topic with his recent deviantART journal where he asked: Am I an artist or do I […]








Sequential Underground #83 – Comedy vs. Tragedy

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #83 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Guest: Brian John Mitchell Show Notes: Brian asks: “What comes easier to you… writing comedy or writing tragedy?” Shawn finds writing comedy much easier. He can improvise the jokes in his comics […]








Sequential Underground #82 – Establishing a New Collaboration

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #82 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Show Notes: We start off the episode with some Culinary Underground conversation, including fantastic sandwich recipes and preparation suggestions by Rare Earth Comics, Angela Capel, and Bernie Crowsheet. Then we bring on […]








Sequential Underground #81 – Taking Part

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #81 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Related Posts: Kickstarter campaigns for the Love & Monsters Anthology, Memory Anthology, and Artist Button & Magnet Sets. Show Notes: With Kickstarter now an accepted part of promoting and publishing indie comics, […]








Sequential Underground #80 – Stripped Down

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #80 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Show Notes: Shawn assisted cartoonist Rick Stromoski, creator of Soup to Nutz, at the Steel City Con and that got him thinking about comic strips. See, Shawn’s comics foundation is in creating […]








Sequential Underground #79 – Swiping

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #79 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Show Notes: Our topic for this episode comes from a listener named Tomo, who’s asked us to discuss swiping in comics. Tomo made a wild web chart to convey his sprawling thoughts […]








Sequential Underground #78 – Motivations

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #78 right now: Hosts: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino Related Posts: “ALIEN #1: Mayday” by Huslik and Love & Monsters on Kickstarter Show Notes: We kick off the episode with some listener feedback from Huslik. After listening to Sequential Underground he […]








Sequential Underground #77

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #77 right now: Matthew Burke/Terry and Chris Ness of Sloth Dojo join Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino to talk about their Kickstarter-y revival of Biker Mice From Mars. Biker Mice From Mars was an early 90s animated series than rode the […]








Sequential Underground #76

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #76 right now: Shawn Atkins and Nick Marino share their experiences creating titles and logos for their webcomics and self-published comic books. Before we dive into things, Nick talks about some recent emails he received promoting comics Kickstarter campaigns. He shares […]








Sequential Underground #75

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #75 right now: Nick Marino and Shawn Atkins share their thoughts about the most overlooked aspect of comics creation: lettering. Nick Marino’s awkward lettering from Zombie Palin (2008) vs. his more refined lettering from Super Haters (2013, art by Brandon Williams) […]








Sequential Underground #74

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #74 right now: Shawn Atkins, Jared Catherine, and Cynthia Lee share about their experiences at two different indie comics festivals that went down this month. Shawn tries to cram his comics into a wee 1/6 of the table at SPX. The […]








Sequential Underground #73

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #73 right now: The winner of last episode‘s Cartoon College DVD giveaway is Brandon Williams, who KO’d the competition with his CCS thesis idea for Dragon Fist, a manga tale full of passion and punching. Thx to everyone who entered the […]








Sequential Underground #72

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #72 right now: First up we announce the winners of our Sabertooth Swordsman giveaway from last episode!!! JoBeth Butcher takes home the 2nd Place prize for her crazy villain names, and Ryan King snags 1st Place for his insanely creative alliteration. […]








Sequential Underground #71

The podcast by indie comics creators for indie comics creators! Listen to Sequential Underground #71 right now: Nick Marino talks to Aaron Conley (artist), Damon Gentry (writer), and Brendan Wright (editor) about Sabertooth Swordsman. It’s a new genre-defying story published by Dark Horse Comics, currently serialized as six $0.99 digital comics that will become a […]