W.I.P. # 221 – Singles vs. Trades

On this episode: New books, the Rifflandia music festival and I discuss collecting single issues or trade paperbacks.

W.I.P. # 189 – Comic Gifts

On this episode I pick NFL winners, review the DKR blu-ray & choose some collections for xmas gifts.

Comic Book Savant Episode 122: Comics Talk: What Are The Best Graphic Novels Right Now


This week I go over some of the best trade, graphic novels and or hardcovers out there that I think you need to pick up and give a try. I extensively go through the past few months release and pick and choose the true cream of the crop with my selections. This was a listener suggested topic by @AgentFuture of twitter thank you again for the feedback. Enjoy!

Wrapped In Plastic # 109 – A Milestone Life

On this episode I celebrate the career of Dwayne McDuffie, talk trades and oscar predictions.
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Comic Timing – Episode 89

We’re back, and we’re explaining comics for everybody! Adam Murdough (The Murd!) from Comic Geek Speak and the Time Bubble, John Mayo of Comic Book Page, and Chris Johnson of Amazing Spider-Cast and Comic Book Page’s Final Crisis Podcast, stop by to give a primer on comic books. Just what is this medium all about? We delve into Pre-Crisis vs. Post-Crisis, explain Previews and Overstreet, give some beginner suggestions, and do a whole lot more. So listen in and maybe you’ll learn something!

Comic Timing is sponsored by Heroes Corner. Make sure to check out their deals on all the hottest comic books from the May Previews! And make sure to use the promo code CTROCKS on your first order with Heroes Corner to save an additional 5% off. For first time users of the site only. This month’s Review Corner books are as follows:

DC (VERTIGO)
JUSTICE LEAGUE: CRY FOR JUSTICE #1 (of 6) – 50% off retail (HC price: $2.00 / retail: $3.99)

MARVEL
NEW AVENGERS #55 – 50% off retail (HC price: $2.00 / retail: $3.99)

INDY
DETHKLOK VS. THE GOON #1 – 75% off retail (HC price: $0.88 / retail: $3.50)

You can e-mail the show at comictiming@gmail.com, and please vote for us at Podcast Alley and give us your reviews over on iTunes. And of course, if you can, please donate to the HERO Initiative effort if you can. Every little bit helps!

We shall see you next time. Thanks for listening, and thanks for downloading!

Comic Timing – Episode 79

One away from Episode 80, here comes a Comic Timing focusing on a topic previously discussed on the show! Chris Marshall of Collected Comics Library and the TwoMorrow’s Tune-In Podcast joins Brent and Ian, along with Shawn Pryor of PKD Media as we discuss the current state of Trade Paperbacks. Is the industry leaning more towards this medium than it did back in 2006 when David Price, Braxton and Ian discussed the issue on Episode 6? Is Ian thinking about going all-trades? Find out this episode! And we discuss Shawn’s disgust towards real estate schemes.

Comic Timing is sponsored by Heroes Corner. All first time Heroes Corner users can enter the promo code mentioned on this episode to receive an additional 5% off their first order with the site, and make sure to check out their deals on all the hottest comic books from the December Previews! This month’s Review Corner books are as follows:

DC:
DETECTIVE COMICS #853 – 50% off retail (HC price: $2.00 / retail: $3.99)

MARVEL:
WAR OF KINGS DARK HAWK #1 – 50% off retail (HC price: $2.00 /retail: $3.99)

VERTIGO:
BANG! TANGO #1 – 75% off retail (HC price: $0.75 / retail: $2.99)

You can e-mail the show at comictiming@gmail.com, and please vote for us at Podcast Alley and Digg us at Digg.Com. And of course, if you can, please donate to the HERO Initiative effort if you can. Every little bit helps!

We shall see you next week for Episode 80 as Brent and Ian go into the latest Review Corner! Have a Happy New Year and whatever else you celebrate to, and thanks for downloading.