Mike and René are joined by special guest Simon Domoney-Lyttle to talk about comics that helped them understand comics better.
Brian and Kait join Mike this week to talk about romantic relationships in comic books. Rogue & Gambit, Scott Free & Big Barda, Invincible & Atom Eve, and so much more. What makes a good relationship in a comic story?
Tia and Brian join Mike to answer questions and cover the usual: comics and comics and comics.
What are their favorite comics with themes of family? Why do we love them so much? Why is Mike such an X-Trash person?
The thunder rolls in on a dark night, it’s cold, but there is enough light for one thing… comic books. What’s on YOUR Pull List?
The storm of comics hides away past the mountains… What’s on YOUR Pull List?
Paul and Nick join Mike to talk about comics that surprised us (good and bad). And then some business about why that is.
This episode was recorded on January 14th, 2017. Nick and Paul join Mike this week to discuss what they’re looking forward to in comics for 2017–but they only know so much. The end of Invincible?Grass Kings by Matt Kindt? Secret Empire? Batwoman by Marguerite Bennett and James Tynion IV? Parisian White by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Bill Sienkiewicz? All Time Comics from Fantagraphics? Aliens: Dead Orbit? Transformers vs GI Joe: The Movie Adaptation? And so much more! Also: Beware of Roller Derby… it’s fun until it leads to bloodsport! Timestamps 00:00:00 – Start/Last Week in Comics 00:27:25 – Comic Picks 00:34:43 – Has a comic book ever made you cry? 01:04:43 – Credits Comic Reads/Picks for this week Killing and Dying by Adrian Tomine God Country #1 Jonesy #9 IvX #2 The Punisher #7 JLA (‘96) Vol 1 Predator vs Judge Dredd vs Aliens #1 Wrath of the Eternal Warrior #14 All-Star Batman #5 Ninjak #22 Jack Kirby: Pencils and Inks Superman Annual DC Bombshells Vol 1: Enlisted SLAM! #3 Black Hammer Annual #1 Black Widow #10 Relevant Links/Information Mike – @mikerapin Paul – @OhHiPaulie Nick – @dethstarplnz This week’s music was by Infinity Shred. This week’s episode was produced by Mike Rapin and edited by Zander Riggs. Have a question? Want us to talk about a topic? Submit discussion topics to our subreddit /r/IReadComicBooks or our Goodreads group and get a hold of us in the comments or here: email@example.com – @ircbpodcast & #IReadComicBooks. Hey #PodernFamily listeners! Thanks for dropping by! TuneIn | Player.fm | Overcast
Fall leaves tumble downward like the pages of a comic book… What’s on YOUR Pull List?
This week’s episode was recorded on August 28th, 2016. Brian and Tia join Mike to talk about… well, the intention this week was to talk about re-reading comics, but there were about twenty different tangents–dinosaurs being primarily one of them. Re-reading comics is a strange thing for Mike, but Brian and Tia make their case and all hell breaks loose when Jurassic Park gets brought up. Comic Reads/Picks for this week Bakuman Volume 4 Invincible #130 Renato Jones #4 Batman: City Of Owls The Hellblazer #1 Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur #10 Hellcat #9 She Wolf #3 My Friend Dahmer Secret War (2015) Civil War The Wicked and Divine #22 Han Solo #3 Lazarus #24 Mercury Heat #11 Relevant Links/Information Mike – @mikerapin Tia – @PortraitOfMmeX Brian – @Brianhead Timestamps: Start/Last Week in Comics – 00:00:00 Comic Picks – 00:22:05 The Lazarus Rundown – 00:29:45 Re-reading Comics – 00:34:18 From this point on, we talk about dinosaurs – 00:43:34 Credits – 01:03:54 Dinosaurs and Library Jail – 01:05:07 This week’s music was by Flamingosis and Infinity Shred. This week’s episode was produced by Mike Rapin and edited by Zander Riggs. Have a question? Want us to talk about a topic? Submit discussion topics to our subreddit /r/IReadComicBooks and get a hold of us in the comments or here: firstname.lastname@example.org – @ircbpodcast & #IReadComicBooks. Hey #PodernFamily listeners! Thanks for dropping by! TuneIn | Player.fm | Overcast