This week, the boys talk to Sebastian Girner about his new Image Comics series Scales & Scoundrels. In addition to the all-age friendly fantasy story, Sebastian discusses his testosterone-heavy book Shirtless Bear-Fighter and...a gritty reboot of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe? A long interview this week both rollicking fun and occasionally revealing!

Scales & Scoundrels debuts on Wednesday, September 6 in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology! 

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This week, the boys have an advance review of Scales & Scoundrels by Sebastian Girner and Galaad! Both a love letter to fantasy adventures in both print and video games and a reminder that the genre can be a lot of fun instead of unrelentingly dark and grim, the new series follows a fiery young woman on the run that falls in with a group hunting for treasure! Listen to what the gang thinks of the debut issue!

Scales & Scoundrels debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 6! 

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A year has past since Jason was drowned yet again. Two high schoolers accidentally resurrect Jason when the electric cable powering Camp Crystal Lake is severed. He then returns to his killing rampage, stowing away on a cruise ship filled with graduating teens headed to New York City. Can the Big Apple survive his reign of terror?

 

Check out Mickey's work: http://www.feelslikefiction.com/

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Sean Lewis returns on the show with artist Hayden Sherman to talk about their miniseries The Few! The duo talk about the dystopian tale's origins and influences, the striking art style, and their collaborative process as well as tease what they have coming next! Also, Jake catches up on Game of Thrones!

The Few is out in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology today!

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This week, the boys have an advance review of The Few by Sean Lewis and Hayden Sherman! A tale of a dystopian future with scavengers, cults, and protagonists on the run, the comic miniseries has been collected in its entirety chronicling one woman attempting to escape with a baby from ravenous killers across the country. Listen to what Sam and Jake think of it!

The Few is out in comic book stores and on Comixology on Wednesday, August 23!

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In this special episode, the gang talks to Jermaine Boyd who has launched a Kickstarter for his indie comic book series Amelia Sky! A post-apocalyptic search for family in the face of an extraterrestrial end of the world, the campaign is up to finish and distribute the series' second issue and get some headway on its third! Listen as Jermaine talks to the boys about the series and the campaign!

To help with the Kickstarter campaign, visit their site here!

To learn more about the series, visit their site here!

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Sam launches his new special series with his buddy Zach discussing the history and their memories behind classic video games of yesteryear! They decide to kick it all off with the most recognizable figure in video games, Mario, and his debut in 1981's Donkey Kong, the arcade game that launched Nintendo as a video game juggernaut! Listen to them talk all about here!

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John Layman returns on the show for a very special episode looking back on his universally acclaimed series, Chew from its beginnings while John was working as an editor to its ultimate conclusion this past fall! Listen as he and the gang on an extensive look at the history of Chew!

The entire Chew series is available in stores everywhere and on Comixology now!

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Eisner-nominated comic book creator Kyle Starks returns on the show to discuss his hobo-centric series Rock Candy Mountain and crafting the book's action and humor. Also, Kyle talks the new edition of Sexcastle, his comic adaptations of Rick & Morty and Dead of Winter, and a whole lot about wrestling!

Rock Candy Mountain Volume 1 is out in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 27. 

The new edition of Sexcastle is out now!

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This week, the boys have an advance review of the first volume of Rock Candy Mountain by Kyle Starks. A rollicking tale of hobos, riding the rails, bareknuckle brawls, and Satan, Kyle brings the humor and the action with this tale of one man searching for the titular fantasy land. Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the first volume!

Rock Candy Mountain is out in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 27!

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