A triple-header of an interview this week with the boys talking to the creative team of the new Image Comics series Cannibal! A horror story set deep in the Florida Everglades, small town intrigue runs alongside murderous contagion. Listen as we talk to each of the creative team about the book from the art to its inspirations!

Cannibal #1 debuts on Wednesday, October 5 in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology!

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The boys do their first book review for Top Cow with the debut issue of Eclipse by Zack Kaplan and Giovanni Timpano! This sci fi crime series is set in a world where the sun's rays have become so deadly that any organic light caught in its path is instantly incinerated. As humanity takes refuge during the day, a detective discovers a killer is on the loose and he has no intention of slowing down adding to his body count...listen to what the gang thinks of the book!

Eclipse #1 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 7!

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The celebration of 50 years of Star Trek comes to an end with our commentary for Star Trek Into Darkness! JJ Abrams returned to the franchise he helped reinvigorate and decided to put his own twist on a villain as iconic and imposing as Khan! Warmly received critically and commercially but divisive for fans of the series, there was some backlash over this reimagining of one of the more beloved Star Trek stories...but what do the boys think of it? Watch along and listen to find out!

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Ken and Chris are talking horror! Join them as they discuss some of the finer points of their favorite scary movies from their LD collections!

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This week, the boys talk to Tom Parkinson-Morgan about his web comic Kill Six Billion Demons which will have its first volume see print for the first time on Wednesday, September 7 collected by Image Comics! A demonic fantasy of epic proportions, the gang talk to Tom about it, his influences, and what led him to bring the story to print!

Kill Six Billion Demons is available in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 7!

To keep up with the web comic, go to the official website here!

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This week, the boys review their first book for Boom! Studios with the debut issue of The Backstagers by James Tynion IV and Rian Sygh. Published on the all-age friendly imprint Boom! Box, the new series follows a young man that gets drawn into the magical world that goes on behind the scenes of his high school's drama department! Listen to what the gang thinks of the first issue!

The Backstagers #1 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology now!

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After a two-week birthday interlude, the celebration of 50 years of Star Trek resumes and enters the home stretch with JJ Abrams' 2009 cinematic reboot of the franchise! Critically acclaimed worldwide and a commercial success that brought the space-faring series to a whole new generation of audiences, Star Trek got a brand new lease on life from the future Star Wars filmmaker with its new cast and big boost in the action department. Listen as the boys revisit the flick that reinvigorated the venerable franchise and basically got Abrams' his shot at directing a rival series in a galaxy far, far away!

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Sam and Jake reconvene to talk about the second disc from The Beatles' eponymous 1968 studio album. Having outlined the major factors of the band's growing tension and internal strife while discussing the first half of the album and its origins, the duo jump right in as they go through the record's second disc from the electrified guitar licks of Paul McCartney's raucous birthday to the tranquil orchestration of John Lennon's Good Night. The Fab Four are beginning to splinter and things aren't going to be pretty...

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This week, the boys talk to Zack Kaplan about his comic book writing debut with the Top Cow series, Eclipse! Set a in a world where the sun has grown deadly hot and humanity is forced to take refuge indoors during the day, a NYC cop is tasked with taking down a bold, mysterious serial killer! After that the gang talks about Pete's Dragon and Sausage Party before turning to the topic of birthdays and the discussion gets DEEP with the gang reflecting on where they are now personally and what they hope to happen in the future.

Eclipse #1 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 7!

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This week, Sam and Jake talk about Simon Spurrier and Ryan Kelly's Image Comics series Cry Havoc! The genre-blending comic has its first six-issue story arc collected with elements of lycanthropic supernatural horror and military squad-based special operations action! Listen as the boys talk about the series and make some literary comparisons and allusions!

Cry Havoc, Volume 1 is out in comic books shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, August 17!

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